From fancy wireless chargers to the biggest, baddest TV: this weeks tech hits

author_img Ashok Pandian Published :  09th August 2019 06:00 AM   |   Published :   |  09th August 2019 06:00 AM


Vivo S1

Vivo’s newly launched S1 is a cracker of a package. It comes with a Super AMOLED 6.38” screen that is bright and vivid. The In-Display fingerprint unlocks in 0.48 seconds! I found selfies to be excellent with the 32mp cam, while the AI Triple rear camera setup is a breeze to use and takes great photos in good and low light scenarios. Battery life lasted me for almost 40 hours courtesy the 4,500 mah battery. Funtouch OS 9 based on Android 9 is quick, lag-free and a breeze to use.


Beyerdynamic Lagoon ANC

Beyerdynamic has a new active noise cancelling headphone which provides MOSAYC sound personalisation for great sound and effective noise cancellation when required. The BT headphones support multiple BT codecs and battery life up to 24 hours with ANC activated. Rs. 29,990.


Luminox Navy Seals 3603

The 3603 comes with a case made of Carbonox, which is light, hypoallergenic and ultra-tough. The 200 m water-resistant watch has been designed for military use and comes with LLT tech to provide illumination of the dial for 25 years. Rs. 39,500.


Sony A9G

The A9G is a 4K HDR OLED TV which is part of the MASTER series and provides the best of Sony’s exceptional colour, contrast and clarity. The flagship device comes in 55 and 65-inch versions which excel in visuals and audio to match with Acoustic Surface Audio+tech built-in. The television is also Dolby Vision and Atmos compatible and works with Android TV, Airplay 2 and Homekit. Rs. 2.7 lakhs.


Portronics freedom 4

Here’s a great LED clock/lamp that also lets you charge your smartphone wirelessly and looks great on your shelf. The Freedom is light and provides up to 10w Qi charging for compatible phones, and regular charging via USB,  it also has a digital alarm clock with a clear display with adjustable brightness. A soft LED lamp adds to its functionality. Rs. 2,999.


Saeko Blade Mirror 

Saeko’s Blade Mirror is a super comfortable swim goggle with a panoramic view of 170 degrees, ideal for open water swimming. The ultra-light goggle comes with UV protection, anti-fog tech (UltraAnti-Fog) and in a choice of Rs. 1,990.


Netgear Meural Canvas

The Meural Canvas is a Smart Digital frame which adorns your wall and displays digital art. The hyper realistic art viewing experience can be controlled by hand gestures and comes in two sizes of 21.5 and 27 inches. A pre-paid membership allows you to access up to 30,000 images from various artists and institutions around the world. Rs. 75,000.


Xech Grow Station

The Grow Station is an innovative and intelligent device that acts as a hybrid device which helps with plant growth and acts as a desk stand for gadgets.  The Grow station is shipped with seeds and fertilizer, while the station comes with lighting control, UV light and Air flow to promote growth. Rs. 2,499.