• Netgear announces Nighthawk Smart WiFi Router in India


    Netgear Nighthawk X4S is a smart WiFi router capable of fast-paced online gaming and 4K HD streaming (Source: Netgear)
    Netgear has launched its new Nighthawk X4S AC2600 Smart WiFi Router in India. The Nighthawk X4S was the winner of 2016 CES Innvotation Award at Consumer Electronics Show in January.
    The Netgear Nighthawk X4S AC2600 WiFi Router (R7800) delivers fastest online gaming and 4K HD streaming for fast-paced gamers. The Smart WiFi Router delivers up to twice the throughput to 160MHz-capable mobile devices.
    Netgear Nighthawk X4S AC2600 is powered by a 1.7GHz dual core processor which delivers a combined speed of 2.53Gbps. Netgear says it delivers up to 1733Mbps on the 5GHz band + 800Mbps on the 2.4GHz band. The router incorporates quad-stream architecture with new Wave 2 WiFi for improved WiFi range. The router also…

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  • Apple is working on virtual reality headsets: report


    Apple is secretly working on Virtual Reality headsets and has a dedicated team for the same.
    Apple has assembled a large team of experts in virtual and augmented reality and built prototypes of headsets that could one day rival Facebook’s Oculus Rift or Microsoft’s Hololens, the Financial Times reported.
    A secret research unit, housing hundreds of staff assembled from acquisitions or poached from other companies, is working on next-generation headset technologies, the FT reported, citing people familiar with the initiative.
    The newspaper had previously reported the hiring of leading virtual reality researcher Doug Bowman by the iPhone maker.
    At the Q1 earnings call, Apple CEO Tim Cook was also asked about virtual reality and whether the company was interested in the field. While he did not divulge any details, the Appl…

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