• Xiaomi’s Yi M1 mirrorless camera pairs Sony image sensor with a cheap price tag


    Xiaomi’s M1 mirrorless camera features a design similar to Leica and has guts of a Sony image sensor (Source: Yi)
    Xiaomi is turning Yi from an action camera brand to commercial camera brand. Xiaomi’s sister brand Xiaoyi is introducing new micro four thirds mirrorless camera, M1 with the promise of strong performance for the price.
    Xiaomi’s M1 mirrorless camera pairs a 20-megapixel image sensor with a maximum ISO sensitivity of 25,600. The Yi M1 mirrorless camera also offers premium build quality and seems every bit inspired by Leica. Right from the camera body to branding, there is strong resemblence to Leica’s legacy, which is not a bad thing for a first time attempt.
    Xiaomi’s M1 action camera comes bundled with standard zoom lens of 12-40mm f3.5-5.6 or dual lens option of standard zoom lens and a 42.5mm f1.8 portrait lens. Con…

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  • Nikon brings its KeyMission action camera series to India


    Nikon KeyMission 170 action camera is capable of recording 170 degree 4K UHD videos (Source: Nikon)
    Nikon India has announced the launch of its KeyMission action and wearable cameras in India. The new KeyMission cameras are company’s foray into growing action camera market, which is dominated by GoPro.
    Earlier this year, Nikon had introduced the KeyMission 360 for recording 360 degree videos in 4K UHD resolution. Today, Nikon is adding the KeyMission 170 and KeyMission 80 to its action camera series. The newly introduced action cameras will continue being available alongside KeyMission 360 action camera.
    The new KeyMission 170 captures 170 degree wide-angle videos in 4K UHD resolution of 3840 x 2160 pixels. The action camera is shockproof and waterproof and supports VR function. The camera is also compatible with Nikon…

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  • Strontium announces Nitro iDrive microSD card reader and iDrive 3.0 OTG for iOS devices


    Strontium has announced new expandable storage option for Apple’s iOS devices which also includes microSD card reader (Source: Strontium)
    Strontium is the latest to join the growing list of storage providers making expandable storage for Apple’s iOS devices. With iPhone 7 and new iPhone 6s, Apple may have made 32GB storage standard but the older iPhones and iPads still start at 16GB.
    With Leef iBridge and SanDisk iExpand Drive, there is a wide choice of expandable storage for iPhone users and Strontium’s offering is different in its own way. First, Strontium is not offering a USB plug and play device rather it is a memory card reader. With Strontium’s newly announced Nitro iDrive microSD card reader, iOS users can simply turn any memory card into an expandable storage. The significant advantage here being that microSD card c…

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  • GoPro Hero 5 Black, Hero 5 Session and Karma drone announced


    GoPro Hero 5 Black, Hero 5 Session and Karma drone have been announced.
    GoPro has unveiled a slew of new products including the Hero 5 Session, Hero 5 Black and a new Karma Drone; both cameras support 4K recording at 30 frames per second. The new Hero 5 Black starts at $399.99, while the Hero 5 Session costs $299.99 and both will be available from October 2.
    GoPro’s founder and CEO, Nicholas Woodman launched the new line of cameras, a cloud-based software, and the Karma drone at an event in Squaw Valley, California. “With these new products, we’re delivering on our promise to make it easy to capture and share engaging stories,” said Woodman in a press statement. “Hero 5’s ability to auto-upload photos and videos to a GoPro Plus account dramatically simplifies mobile, on-the-go editing, sharing and enjoyment. This is a game-changin…

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  • Bingo C6 with 1.3-inch display launched at Rs 2,499


    Bingo C6 is powered by a Mediatek MTK2502C processor with 128 MB internal memory ( expandable up to 64MB via microSD card).
    Bingo has announced the launch of its smartwatch – Bingo C6 – at Rs 2,499. Bingo C6 features a 1.3-inch capacitive display with a 240×240 screen resolution. There’s NANO toughened glass for protection. The smartwatch has a solid stainless steel casing. It can be connected via Bluetooth v4.0 as well as SIM card. Bingo C6 is compatible with Android and iOS.
    Bingo C6 is powered by a Mediatek MTK2502C processor with 128 MB internal memory ( expandable up to 64MB via microSD card). The smartwatch is claimed to provide 3 hours of talk time and 180 hrs stand by time with its 380 mAh battery.
    “At Bingo Technologies we understand the needs of our customers, i.e superior performance at an affordable price point. Out latest…

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