• Samsung’s modular ArtPC Pulse is an unofficial Mac Pro competitor

    Samsung’s ArtPC Pulse offers circular design and unique pulse lighting that also acts as notification system (Source: Samsung)
    Samsung’s competition with Apple in terms of design is not a new story and the Korean smartphone giant has been outdesigning the Cupertino products lately. Having already conquered the smartphone market with great design, Samsung is bringing those elements to PC world. Samsung has announced a customisable, modular desktop with high-end components and a Mac Pro-esque circular design. Samsung’s ArtPC Pulse offers circular design and unique pulse lighting that also acts as notification system. With easy to add module, ArtPC Pulse users can easily customise the storage option.

    Samsung ArtPC Pulse features a customisable band that offers subtle lighting to reflect incoming notifications. T…

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  • Qualcomm announces Snapdragon VR820, an all-in-one VR headset

    Qualcomm Snapdragon VR820 has been developed with Goertek. It will be made available in Q4 2016.
    Qualcomm has announced its first virtual reality (VR) reference platform for its Qualcomm Snapdragon VR820 headset. The company revealed the product at IFA 2016 in Berlin, Germany. Qualcomm’s platform is built upon the Snapdragon VR Software Development Kit (SDK) that enables OEMs and developers to improve VR performance and power efficiency. Snapdragon VR820 headset runs the latest Snapdragon 820 processor and enables OEMs to develop standalone head mounted displays (HMDs) optimized for VR content and applications.
    “The Snapdragon VR820 integrates key technologies and features for an exceptional VR experience and provides a springboard for OEMs and developers to usher in the  next generation of truly portable and un…

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  • Computex 2016: Acer Liquid Zest Plus and TravelMate P2 notebooks launched; company sets an IoT vision

    Acer’s Liquid Zest Plus smartphone is priced at 9 and comes with a 5.5-inch full HD display, Android 6.0, and a Mediatek processor.
    Acer has launched a new Liquid Zest Plus smartphone, along with TravelMate P2 notebook series and a cloud-based vision for IoT devices called BeingWare, at the annual Computex conference 2016.
    Acer’s Liquid Zest Plus smartphone is priced at $199 and comes with a 5.5-inch full HD display, Android 6.0, and a Mediatek processor. The USP of the phone is the 5000 mAh battery, which Acer says will last for three days and can also double up as a power bank.
    It has a 13MP rear camera with PDAF, and also supports DTS-HD premium sound.
    The smartphone will be available in Europe, Middle East and America markets by July.
    Acer also revamped its TransferMate Notebook series with the new P2 devices which have the Intel 6…

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  • Timex Metropolitan+, an analog watch plus fitness tracker launched

    Timex Metropolitan+, which is aimed at men, will initially be available only on Amazon India.
    Timex today launched the Metropolitan+, an analog watch with fitness tracking capabilities, priced at Rs 9995. Timex Metropolitan+, aimed at men, will initially be available only on Amazon India.
    “We’ve married the fitness tracking element with the beauty and design of the analog smartwatch. Lot of consumers wanted a regular watch, but with the benefits of a smartwatch and that’s what we built with Metropolitan+,” said Anupam Mathur, Head – Sales and Marketing, Timex Group India Limited in an interaction with Indianexpress.com
    The Metropolitan+ has a regular analog display, offers a one-and-a-half year battery life. On the smart bit, the watch also reflects what percentage of an activity goal has been fulfilled by a user. The g…

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  • Now an air purifier for your car from Philips

    Philips GoPure Compact 110 in-car air purifier costs Rs 7,999 and is capable of cleaning the air inside a car of up to 7 seats.
    Reports claim that air pollutants present inside your car is three times more compared to the conditions on road. Keeping this in mind, Philips today introduced its in-car air purifier called GoPure Compact 110. Priced at Rs 7,999, this portable palm sized air purifier can be placed anywhere inside your car. It comes with an easy plug-and-play setup and operates automatically after ignition.
    “Very few people are aware of the presence of air pollutants inside cars even when windows are shut. It is actually thrice of what is present on highways. Our offering aims to clean the air inside your car. Philips GoPure Compact can clean the air inside your car within just 15 minutes,” said Rajiv Khosla , managing dire…

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