LG has recently unveiled a new stylish AIO Online PC that is powered by Google Chrome OS, a 4th Gen Intel Celeron and features Full HD IPS 21.5 Inch display, it has 2 GB memory and 16GB SSD drive, ports include HDMI, USB 2.0 x 3, USB 3.0 x 1 and LAN. This typically feels like a underpowered computer on paper but for the purpose it is built that is for running Google Apps in the cloud and small gaming via Chrome browser, it should definitely be able to handle those apps without any issues. Chromebase is priced at Rs 32,000 which feels slightly on the higher side for such specifications.
Samsung is exploring new avenues with its HomeSync Android entertainment hub, unveiled today at the MWC 2013 – it will be powered by a 1.7 GHz dual core processor with a massive 1 Terabyte of hard drive to store movies, songs and videos from the Play store and for offline content. Feature wise it will be having 3.0 USB port, microUSB, optical Audio out along with dual band Wi-Fi. You will also be able to control and make use of your Galaxy smartphones to stream mobile content to your big screen TVs.
If you are looking for a stylish dock for your beloved iPhone 5 then you might want to look at the JBL Audio Docks, JBL claims to be the first company to launch the Lightning connector based Audio docks in India. JBL Audio docks can be used on the latest iPhone 5, new 2013 iPad and iPad mini. There are a total of four models in the latest series. JBL OnBeat Micro (pictured above), JBL OnBeat Mini, JBL OnBeat VenueLT and JBL OnBeat Rumble.
Sony unleashes the big daddy of LED TVs today in New Delhi. The latest BRAVIA TV is named as X-Reality Pro, it has 4 times more pixels than the conventional Full HD TVs, Sony claims it has no less than 8 million individual pixels, the resolution of the TV is 3840 x 2160 pixels spread over 84 inch. X-Reality Pro also sports a 10 unit Live speaker which is rated at 50W, these are front facing with soft dome tweeters. Check out complete list of specs of the Sony 4K LED TV below:
Today in New Delhi, Sony has announced the availability of next generation of immersion viewing technology via the wearable Personal 3D Viewer units in India, the model number of the unit is HMZ-T2, the viewer contains dual HD OLED displays, inbuilt sound system that is capable for virtual 5.1 surround sound, has support for both 2D and 3D content and it will appear as a 150 inch screen from 12 feet away.
MadCatz has revealed a new awesome S.T.R.I.K.E 7 gaming keyboard at Gamecom 2012, it’s a fully modular keyboard with detachable units that allow you to configure the layout according to your gaming style, this is not all, this is a serious gaming keyboard with V.E.N.O.M. OLED touch panel for quickly launching games and desktop apps, this one too has a number for preset functions and widgets to make your life easy, apart from this there are 24 easily programmable buttons and 72 user defined commands to map different gaming commands for a great deal of customization. The keyboard is backlit enabled with 16 billion colors and interchangeable WASD keys. Check out the launch video of STRIKE keyboard after the break.
Along with the HCL ME Smart 2012 Laptops, HCL also announced the newly upgraded HCL Beanstalk All in One personal computers today, these are fully featured and are made affordable for wider reach, Two versions of Beanstalk AIO were launched, these are powered by the Intel 2nd Gen Pentium processors and are priced at MRP Rs. 33,696 for HCL AIO AD1V0027 and Rs. 37,908 for HCL AIO AD1V0028. Check out the full specs and more pictures from the launch event after the jump.
Hitachi has unveiled new high capacity hard drives for the ever increasing data storage requirements of today’s consumer. The Desktar 5K4000 is one of the highest capacity hard drive that is available in the market right now, it is a 3.5 inch 4 TB HDD with 32MB Cache and features Hitachi’s CoolSpin technology that saves energy, runs cooler and is optimized for performance. Hitachi also announced an external 4TB Touro External HDD that will become available in January, 2012.
Western Digital has announced the availability of its highest capacity 3 and 2.5 TeraByte hard drives for the Indian market, these drives are aimed at AV market and people who love to store their content in high definition. These hard drives, thanks to their gigantic capacity, can capture upto 12 simultaneous High Definition video streams when used with PVR/DVRs, video surveillance and IPTV which is just pure awesome. Also these hard drives won’t work with Windows XP and 32 bit versions of Windows Vista and Windows 7. So, make sure that you have the required hardware (with 64 bit OS) before you plunge into this for bragging rights.
When it comes to a good and comfortable gaming mouse which also offers great value for money then there is no competition for Logitech MX518, soon Logitech will launch a successor to this legend. The company has recently announced G400 which is expected to replace the MX518. Let’s see if this optical gaming mouse is good enough to replace the beloved MX518. (more…)