• Panasonic launches two new models of multi-channel speaker systems


    Panasonic SC-HT21GW-K comes with built-in Bluetooth and offers extra bass with 65W RMS output
    Panasonic has introduced two new models of multi-channel speaker systems in India. The new speaker systems, SC-HT18GW-K and SC-HT21GW-K join Panasonic’s existing range of multi-channel speakers.
    The Panasonic SC-HT18GW-K comes with an FM tuner while SC-HT21GW-K offers inbuilt Bluetooth function. The Panasonic SC-HT18GW-K has an output of 45W RMS and its subwoofer features a wooden cabinet for high-quality pitch.

    Read More

    • Panasonic unveils affordable T44 and T30 at Rs 4,290 and Rs 3,290 respectively
    • Panasonic to stop making TV screens
    • Panasonic Eluga A2 with 5-inch display, 4,000 mAh battery launched at Rs 9,490
    • Panasonic updates ELUGA I2 with 2GB/3GB RAM option and improved front camera
    • Panasonic RP-HF300 headphone wi…

    [Read More…]

  • SanDisk launches 200GB Connect Wireless Stick at Rs 9,990


    SanDisk launched its new 200GB Connect Wireless Stick at Rs 9,990 on Amazon India.
    SanDisk today launched the new Connect Wireless Stick, which comes with 200GB space. The 200GB SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick will initially be Amazon India exclusive, and later be available on other platforms. The price for the new Connect Wireless Stick is Rs 9,990.
    “With the explosion of content, people need more advanced storage solutions to keep up with the volume and quality of the photos, videos and files they’re creating on their mobile devices,” said Rajesh Gupta, Country Manager – India & SAARC, SanDisk in a press statement. “Our goal is to deliver innovative, intuitive offerings that help them capture life’s great moments without worrying about storage limitations.”
    The SanDisk Connect Wireless Stick features the SanDisk Conne…

    [Read More…]

  • Simpiz iTron 9000mAh power bank can charge up in 18 minutes


    Simpiz iTron is a 9000mAh power bank that charges completely in 18 minutes
    Battery technology is changing at a fast pace as power continues to be the top pain point on smartphones. With smartphones becoming smaller when the batteries are striving to become larger, most companies are focussing on the ability to charge faster. As smartphone manufacturers add features like Fast Charging or VOOC charging in devices, some others are adding this capability to power banks.
    Now, Simpiz is ushering in a new battery charging technology called DUBI 1.0 that allows four channels of electricity flow for very high recharging speeds. Simpiz’s DUBI 1.0 technology looks to challenge Qualcomm’s QC 3.0 technology and is powering iTron, arguably the fastest recharging portablepower bank in the world. The company claims its 9,000mAh-capac…

    [Read More…]

  • AMD Radeon Pro Duo announced with 16 teraflops of computing performance


    AMD Radeon Pro Duo is the latest graphics processor from chipmaker that is developed for VR content creation and consumption
    AMD has introduced Radeon Pro Duo with its LiquidVR SDK as the world’s most powerful platform for virtual reality. AMD claims its new platform is capable of both creating and consuming VR content.
    AMD’s Radeon Pro Duo comes with 16 teraflops of computing performance. AMD has also added support for DirectX 12 making it ideal for high fidelity gaming experience.

    Read More

    • Computex 2016: VR and IoT dominate
    • Facebook acquires Two Big Ears to bring 3D audio to VR devices
    • OnePlus 3 launch: Here is how to buy Loop VR and watch the event
    • Google’s Daydream: Opportunities and hurdles in virtual reality world
    • Googe I/O 2016 starts today: Virtual reality, AI will be the focus

    “More powerful computing platforms are rap…

    [Read More…]

  • Fossil Q Wander, Q Marshal Android Wear smartwatches announced


    Fossil Q Wander and Q Marshal are the latest Android Wear smartwatches with smaller watch case and optional silicone strap (Source: Fossil Group)
    Fossil has announced two new smartwatches in its Android Wear lineup. The new watches are called Q Wander and Q Marshal and they follow the Q Founder launched late last year.
    Both Q Wander and Q Marshal are powered by Android Wear and feature smaller watch case than Q Founder. The Q Wander has a 44mm watch case while the Q Marshal comes with a 46mm case.
    Also Read: Moto 360 (2nd Gen) Express Review
    Fossil says it took customer feedback and reduced the size of watch cases. Fossil has also added silicone strap to the latest Q range of smartwatches.
    On the design front, Q Wander features a soft curving, multi-finish case and uses interchangeable leather straps. The Q Marshal features a rugged ca…

    [Read More…]

  • Sony PlayStation VR headset launched at $399, will go on sale in October


    Sony PlayStation VR Headset will cost 9 and goes on sale in October 2016.
    Sony PlayStation VR headset has been announced by the company at the annual Game Developers Conference. Sony has priced its VR headset at $399, and it will go on sale in October 2016.
    The Sony PlayStation VR headset has a 5.7-inch full HD OLED display, a refresh rate of 120 Hz, 360 degrees sensor tracking, 9 LEDs, 100 degree field of view and a latency rate of less than 18ms.
    Sony PlayStation VR headset will work with the PlayStation 4, and the controllers compatible are: Dual Shock PS4 controller and PS Move.

    Read More

    • Facebook Oculus Touch Controllers for Rift shipping on December 6
    • Xiaomi Mi VR headset launched in China: Key specifications and features
    • Virtual reality is the new fad, but will it turn profitable?
    • The 360-degree darshan: Virtual Reality finds…

    [Read More…]

  • Samsung Gear VR, powered by Facebook’s Oculus, starts shipping in US


    Samsung Gear VR headset is the first commercial VR set to go on sale.
    Samsung Gear VR headsets, powered by Facebook-owned virtual reality developer Oculus Rift, have gone on sale in the US for $99. With this, Samsung’s Gear VR is the first consumer-ready virtual reality product to hit the stores.
    Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg posted on his wall that for Oculus and virtual reality, this was a historic day.
    Zuckerberg wrote, “After years of development, we’re shipping the first consumer virtual reality product — Samsung Gear VR, a mobile VR headset powered by Oculus. Our mission with Oculus is empower you to experience anything, anywhere with anyone. Now, you can begin to step into a world with thousands of immersive videos, movies and games with Samsung Galaxy S6 and Note 5 phones…I believe VR is the next big computing platform — an…

    [Read More…]

  • Samsung’s Gear VR review: Gift of virtual reality for a low-price


    Samsung makes history by launching the first major consumer-oriented virtual-reality headset: Gear VR (Source: Samsung Press)
    By Anick Jedanun/Associated Press
    Samsung makes history by launching the first major consumer-oriented virtual-reality headset. (It comes with an asterisk; prototypes and other not-quite-mass-market versions have been available for a while.) And its Gear VR headset is pretty impressive as first-generation devices go.
    The biggest surprise after using the new Gear VR for a few days: There’s a lot of stuff to watch and play in the virtual worlds the headset opens up. Granted, some of that material is gimmicky or amateurish. But the best of it hints at some of the mind-expanding experiences VR can make possible.
    The Gear VR is relatively cheap, too, at just $100. You do need your own headphones, pre…

    [Read More…]

  • HTC Vive VR system up for pre-orders now, starts at $799 in the US


    HTC Vive VR system is now up for pre-order at 9, will start shipping from April 5.
    HTC Vive Virtual Reality (VR) system is now up for pre-order in the US, Europe and other select places. The Vive VR system is starting at $799, and HTC says shipping for the product will start on April 5.
    HTC Vive VR will be available in US, Australia, Canada, China, Taiwan, Japan, New Zealand, Belgium, Czech Republic, Ireland, Finland, Iceland, Germany, Denmark, Switzerland, Sweden, Poland, Netherlands, Norway. There’s no India on the list.
    HTC’s Vive VR system is shipping with a ‘Fantastic Contraption’ and ‘Job Simulator’ along with Google’s Tilt Brush in the pre-order bundle. The bundle is available for a limited time.

    Read More

    • HTC 10, Moto G4, TCL 560 and more: Here’s everything we reviewed last week
    • Computex 2016: VR and IoT dominate
    • HTC tries t…

    [Read More…]

  • Oculus Rift virtual reality headset costs $599


    The Rift box will include the headset with built-in headphones and mic, sensor, an Xbox One controller and an Oculus Remote. (Source: Facebook)
    Oculus, the virtual reality company owned by Facebook Inc, said the Rift, its much-awaited virtual reality headset, was priced at $599.
    The Rift will initially be shipped from March 28 to 20 countries, including Australia, Canada, Japan, the UK and the United States, the company said in a blog post on Wednesday.
    However, the Oculus shopping cart displayed May as the expected shipping month.
    Rift will also be available in limited locations at select retailers starting in April, according to the blog post.
    The Rift box will include the headset with built-in headphones and mic, sensor, an Xbox One controller and an Oculus Remote, a new input device that helps users navigate through the O…

    [Read More…]