From the monthly archives:

June 2009

BenQ Rolls Out Joybook Lite U102 Netbook

by Isaiah on June 30, 2009

BenQ Rolls Out Joybook Lite U102 Netbook

The BenQ Joybook Lite U102 is the company’s latest netbook computer which is designed specially for students and mobile professionals. This portable mini laptop is powered by an Intel Atom N270/N280 processor and features a 10.1-inch WSVGA LED backlit display with 1024 x 600 resolution, a 1GB RAM, a 250GB HDD, a 1.3-megapixel webcam, 3G, WiFi, a 4-in-1 card reader, 3x USB ports and Windows XP OS. Sadly, there’s no word on pricing so far. Read more

Jabra Touchscreen Base Dock

by Johan on June 30, 2009

Jabra Touchscreen Base Dock

Jabra is famous for its Bluetooth headsets. This time, the company released Jabra Go 6400 and Pro 9400 Bluetooth headsets that come with a charging dock for convenience with a touchcreen display. The 6400 features a standard Bluetooth range and looks exactly like a Bluetooth headset from Jabra, meanwhile the 9400 looks like a receptionist’s headset that you can take around your house at up to a 450-foot range. Both headsets have dual-microphones for noise cancellation and the touchscreen that allows you to quickly switch between a cellphone, VoIP or landline connections. The Jabra Go 6400 and Pro 9400 Bluetooth headsets are priced at $200 each. Read more

Samsung Haptic AMOLED Mobile Phone in South Korea

Samsung has introduced a new 3G full touchscreen mobile phone in South Korea, which is dubbed as the Haptic AMOLED. The handset provides high resolution WVGA 800×480 pixel resolution on its 3.5 inch AMOLED display. The AMOLED display also has 180-degree viewing angle, and can reduce power consumption by up to 66%. The phone also supports high-quality video formats such as H.264, MPEG4, and AC-3. Other features include “One-finger Zoom” function, T-DMB, a 5MP camera, Bluetooth, and navigation support. The Haptic AMOLED phone will be available via Korea’s SK Telecom, KT and LG Telecom for about $700. [Oled Display via Upcoming Cell Phones]

Edifier iF500 iPod Dock

by Johan on June 30, 2009

Edifier iF500 iPod and iPhone Docking Station

Edifier has now made its iF500 iPod dock entertainment system available in North America. The device looks unique with its alien head like dome that houses five separate speakers and is made with vibration and resonance control. The device is compatible with iPods, iPhones, and other portable audio players via their headphone jacks.

Each speaker produces 10-Watts, meanwhile the 5.75-inch subwoofer has 32-Watts of power. There is also a digital FM tuner, and all functions are controlled via LED-lit controls around the base of the device. The iF500 is priced at $249 each. [ipodnn via iPod and MP3 Players]

Sanyo Eneloop Lamp

by Johan on June 30, 2009

Sanyo Eneloop Lamp

Here is the Eneloop lamp from Sanyo that can be used as an interior light for daily use or as a flashlight in an emergency situation. The lamp will be sold in September with a non-metallic contact charging stand, which have enough juice to charge your Eneloop batteries. No word on pricing so far. We will keep you posted. [Newlaunches]