• Ultimate Ears unveils beach and snow proof UE Boom 2 speaker at Rs 15,995

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    UE Boom 2 is booth waterproof and drop-proof. The speaker offers 15 hours long battery backup (Source: Ultimate Ears)
    Ultimate Ears has unveiled the UE Boom 2 portable speaker in India. The successor to UE Boom is now beach as well as snow proof and the company is pitching it as anywhere-you-go-proof wireless speaker.
    UE Boom 2 is waterproof like its predecessor with IPX 7 certification and drop-proof up to five feet high. UE Boom 2’s speaker is 25 per cent louder and has a longer wireless range of 100-feet.
    Must Read: UE Roll by Ultimate Ears review: Don’t judge this speaker by its size
    UE Boom 2 comes with 15-hour long battery backup and tap control to skip songs. UE Boom 2 can be paired with any other Ultimate Ears speaker using UE Boom 2 app for Android and iOS.
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    UE Boom 2 is priced at Rs 15,995 and will be availa…

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  • Canon EOS-1D X Mark II launched in India at Rs 4.55 lakh

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    Canon EOS-1D X will stand out for offering 4K video recording at 60/50p and a frame grab option (Source: Canon)
    Canon will on Wednesday launch its new flagship DSLR in the professional series, the EOS-1D X Mark II, in India. The successor of the popular EOS-1D X will stand out for offering 4K video recording at 60/50p and a frame grab option.
    Andrew Koh, vice president of Canon’s consumer imaging and information centre, said: “This camera is important and symbolic at the same time as it tries to firmly establish us as the leader in this field. This is better than any other camera and sets a new benchmark in terms of features and performance.”
    Watch: Andrew Koh explains how EOS 1DX is different

    So what is the USP of this new flagship? Koh says different photographers will benefit from different features. “But for people who require spe…

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  • Sony SRS-XB3 portable wireless speaker launched at Rs 9,990

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    Sony SRS-XB3 is a portable wireless speaker with extra bass sound feature (Source: Sony)
    Sony has announced the launch of its portable wireless speaker SRS-XB3 in India. The speaker offers one touch wireless listening with Bluetooth and NFC.

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    Sony SRS-XB3 features deep, punchy bass which has become a trademark for Sony’s Extra Bass series. The speaker comes with Sony’s digital signal processor for richer sound.
    Sony SRS-XB3 extra bass portable wireless speaker is splash proof and is backed by a 8800mAh rechargeable Li-Ion ba…

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  • Portronics POSH, a Bluetooth-enabled speaker announced at Rs 2,499

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    Portronics has launched POSH, a Bluetooth-enabled speaker at Rs 2,499.
    Portronics has launched POSH, a Bluetooth-enabled speaker at Rs 2,499. The speaker is available in grey and black colour variants.
    Portronics POSH is portable and offers two 3W inbuilt speakers. Users can also receive calls, while playing music from their phones, using the inbuilt microphone. The device weighs less than 300 gm and comes in Leatherette finish.
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    Portronics POSH is equipped with AUX-IN, which lets users connect devices through a wire. The LED warns users of low battery and the volume buttons can also be used to skip songs.

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  • Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim hard drive launched starting at Rs 5,699 for 1 TB

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    Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim is 9.6 mm slim and comes with 2.5-inch HDD technology.
    Seagate has announced the launch of Backup Plus Ultra Slim, which the company claims is the world’s thinnest 2TB mobile hard drive. The Backup Plus Ultra Slim comes with 200 GB Microsoft OneDrive cloud storage and Lyve software compatibility.
    “Based on our breakthrough ultra-mobile hard drive technology, this new storage solution gives them a better way to manage the increase in both data volumes and number of devices,” said Tim Bucher, vice president for Seagate’s Consumer Group.
    Read: Seagate launches NAS HDD 8TB, the highest capacity drive for storage
    Seagate Backup Plus Ultra Slim is 9.6 mm slim and comes with 2.5-inch HDD technology. Users can keep more than 500,000 songs, 320,000 photos or 240 hours of high definition video in Backup…

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  • Brainwavz Audio XFit XF-200 earphones launched in India at Rs 1,699

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    Brainwavz Audio has launched XFit XF-200 earphones, designed for users who engage in sports and athletic activities.
    Brainwavz Audio has launched XFit XF-200 earphones, designed for users who engage in sports and athletic activities. XFit XF-200 are over the ear earphones, which are available in black and frosted white colour variants.
    Brainwavz Audio XFit XF-200 come with with a 3-button control for volume controls, skip tracks, pause/play; and a microphone for taking phone calls. They feature dynamic drivers of 9 mm and a 3.5 mm gold-plated plug.
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    The earphones are priced at Rs 1,699 and come with a 2-year warranty. The device is available at Brainwavzaudio.in, Amazon and Flipkart.

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  • Google Chromecast 2 in India: Who needs it, and what exactly does it offer?

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    Google Chromecast 2 is now available in India for Rs 3,399 and is available for purchase online as well as in offline stores. But do you really need to buy this streaming dongle, and what exactly does it do? We have all the answers for you.
    This April, Google finally officially launched the new Chromecast in India. The streaming dongle costs Rs 3,399 and is available for purchase online as well as in offline stores. Chromecast 2, as the new Chromecast is colloquially known, is praised by techies, but it can leave the common man confused.
    Not a lot of people know what the Chromecast exactly does, or whether they should buy it. Existing Chromecast users want to know if they should upgrade. So here’s a quick guide to help answer all your questions.
    What does Chromecast do?
    Put simply, the Chromecast lets you play photos, videos, or music fr…

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