• IFA 2016: Samsung Gear S3 Classic, Gear S3 Frontier launched

    Samsung Gear S3 Frontier and Gear S3 Classic have been released by the company at IFA 2016.
    Samsung Gear S3 and Gear S3 Classic are now officially out. Samsung announced the new smartwatches at Berlin ahead of IFA 2016, and the Gear S3 sticks with the round design we saw in the earlier Gear S2. It comes with IP68 water resistance, mobile payments, LTE connectivity, and built-in speaker and GPS.
    Samsung has launched the Gear S3 in two versions: The Gear S3 Classic has a more minimalist design, while the Gear S3 frontier has a more rugged outdoor look with brighter bands, and a bigger watch face.
    “Samsung Gear S2 achieved meaningful progress in the smartwatch category with a personalized watch face and a versatile rotating bezel that provided an intuitive smartwatch experience. Now with the new Gear S3, we expand our Gear collection a…

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  • Samsung Gear S3 first impressions: Impressive capabilities and UI

    Samsung Gear S3 Frontier will get LTE/3G connectivity and four days of battery life
    Samsung Gear S3 is now official, and the latest version of the South-Korean firm’s smartwatch was announced at IFA 2016. The Gear S2 as a watch was well-received and helped boost Samsung’s sales in the smartwatch segment, although Apple remains the segment leader in the market by a significant number.
    With the Gear S3, Samsung is introducing two versions. The Gear S3 Frontier, which is meant for more rugged and daily use, the smartwatch pitched for those who are likely to wear it on a run or hike, rather than a business meeting. The Gear S3 Classic is more like a classic version of the Gear S2 with its steel case. Both watches have the same rotatable bezel from the Gear S2, which can be used to control the smartwatch and go from app to app.
    The big addition…

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  • Micromax Neo laptop launched exclusively on Amazon India at Rs 17,990

    Micromax Neo features a 14.1-inch HD display, Intel Pentium processor, 4GB RAM and 500GB storage (Source: Micromax)
    Micromax has announced its latest Windows 10 laptop in the Neo series. Micromax Neo joins company’s existing portfolio of Alpha and Canvas range of notebooks.
    With Neo, Micromax is strengthening company’s presence in the consumer laptop segment. The device is aimed at students and working professionals looking for a cheap laptop with decent specifications. Micromax Neo features a 14.1-inch display with a resolution of 1366 x 768 pixels. The laptop is powered by a quad-core Intel Pentium processor coupled with 4GB RAM and 500GB hard disk drive.
    Micromax Neo runs Windows 10 with support for features like Cortana, snap assist and superior multitasking. The laptop weighs just 1.5 kilograms which makes it no…

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  • Garmin Virb Ultra 30 ‘action camera’ with 3-axis OIS launched at $499

    Garmin Virb Ultra 30 brings some extremely useful features like 3-axis optical image stabilisation and voice control
    Garmin has announced the launch of its Virb Ultra 30 waterproof action camera capable of recording Ultra HD footage at 4K resolution at 30 frames per second. Virb Ultra 30 is designed to be small and lightweight and be rugged enough for most adventure videography. The camera is capable of recording slow motion video at 720p and 240 frames per second. It can also take still images at 12MP.
    Virb Ultra 30 brings some extremely useful features like 3-axis optical image stabilisation and voice control. The action camera features a touchscreen LCD display that will also work when the camera is encapsulated in the waterproof case that ships with it. The onboard GPS will automatically gather G-Metrix data. The high-s…

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  • Reliance JioFi now costs Rs 900 less: Here’s all you need to know about the cheapest Jio device

    Reliance JioFi device now costs Rs 900 less. Reliance JioFi device now becomes more affordable and is one of the cheapest way to access free data at the moment.
    Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) chairman Mukesh Ambani has announced Reliance Jio’s 4G data plans which start as low as Rs 50 for 1GB. One of the better takeaways from his speech is that the Reliance JioFi device now costs Rs 900 less. The portable WiFi hotspot that comes with Jio 4G preview offer free was initially priced at Rs 2,899. It is already listed at Rs 1,999 on the company’s website now. “Experience high-speed data with JioFi device and Jio SIM. Unlimited for 90 days,” says the site.
    The Reliance JioFi device now becomes more affordable and is one of the cheapest ways to access free data at the moment. The JioFi device is backed by a 2,300 mAh battery and comes with Reli…

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  • Biostar launches G300 SSD series, starting at Rs 3,250

    Biostar SSDs in the G300 series will be offered with three storage options – 120GB, 240GB, and 480GB
    Biostar has announced the launch of its SSD category storage with the G300 series. The company claims that the new SSD series is targeted at power users and gamers looking for high-performance storage. The SSDs in the G300 series will be offered with three storage options – 120GB, 240GB, and 480GB.
    Biostar G300-120 (with 120GB storage) is priced at Rs 3,250; G300-240 (240GB storage) is priced at Rs 5,000 and G300-480 (480GB storage) is priced at Rs 9,400. The SSDs weigh 50g, 53g, and 56g respectively. All three storage devices are compatible with Mac, Linux, and Windows. The maximum reading capability of the SSDs is 550MBps, and up to 480 MBps write speed.
    The company claims that the G300 SSD’s performance at data transfer will be 10…

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  • FujiFilm launches 6 new mirrorless cameras for its X Series

    FujiFilm claims that the main selling point of the X series is the compact size of the cameras, with no compromise in image quality or colour reproduction
    Fujifilm has added six new cameras to its mirrorless premium camera segment (X series) with the launch of X70, XA2, XE2S, X100T, XT10 and the XPro2 cameras. The company claims that the main selling point of the X series is the compact size of the cameras, with no compromise in image quality or colour reproduction.
    FujiFilm X70 is the lightest and smallest model in the series with an APS-C sized sensor. It features a new FUJINON 18.5mm F2.8 lens. The camera is priced at Rs 61,999.
    FujiFilm X100T features the world’s first Electronic Rangefinder according to the company. X100T features an X-Trans CMOS II sensor, high-speed EXR Processor II image processing engine, and a FUJINON 2…

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  • Samsung updates smartwatch, Lenovo ditches laptop keyboard

    The Samsung S3 classic version, left, displays a series of apps, including Uber, and the frontier version displays Samsung Pay. Samsung’s next smartwatch will come with GPS capabilities and the ability to seek help by triple-tapping a side button. GPS will help Samsung stand out with the Gear S3, as the feature so far isn’t common in smartwatches. But the watch still faces a dearth in apps compared with Android and Apple. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
    Samsung’s next smartwatch will come with GPS capabilities and the ability to call or text for help by triple-tapping a side button. The new Gear S3 retains the circular design of the current S2 model, but is slightly larger. Samsung will still sell last year’s S2 to those who consider the S3 too big on their wrist. As with the S2, the outer ring of the watch face rotates to let you scroll throu…

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  • IFA 2016: Lenovo announces new YogaBook, Yoga 910, and more

    Lenovo Yoga 910, YogaBook, Miix 510 and Yoga Tab 3 Plus were announced by the company ahead of IFA 2016. In this picture, the new Yoga 910 laptop.
    The Lenovo Yoga series has been refreshed ahead of IFA 2016 in Berlin. The company showcased a Yoga 910 laptop with the latest Intel 7th generation processor as well as a YogaBook 2-in-1 device with a new touch-based Halo Keyboard. Lenovo’s Motorola arm also announced the new Moto Z Play smartphone as well as a new camera MotoMod with Hasselblad branding at the event.
    The Yoga 910 follows the design language of the Yoga 900 laptop, and comes with the same metal hinge we have seen in the Yoga 900 series. The laptop’s metal hinge allows a user to turn this laptop 360 degrees, and the premium version has a 13.9-inch 4K edge-to-edge display — there’s a 1080p version as well. The Yoga 910 will challe…

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  • Asus ZenScreen MB16AC — the world’s lightest portable monitor

    The company Asus has prepared for the IFA 2016 some interesting novelties. For example, ZenScreen MB16AC. This portable 15.6-inch monitor with a resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels.

    Among these is the slim and light product (according to the creators). The case thickness is 8 mm, weight — 800 g. signal Sources are mobile gadgets. The connection is provided via a USB Type-C and USB Type-A. Another feature of the cover used as a stand. Accessory included in the kit, no purchase necessary. ZenScreen MB16AC is in 2 modes: portrait and landscape.

    Asus ZenScreen MB16AC — the world's lightest portable monitor

    Also suitable for fixing a pen or pencil. In the frame there is a corresponding hole. The release date information is missing. But the price is known — 270 euros….

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