From the monthly archives:

July 2009

Scosche IDR350M Noise Isolating Earphones

by Johan on July 31, 2009

Scosche IDR350M Noise Isolating Earphones

Scosche Industries has recently unveiled its IDR350M (Increased Dynamic Range) noise isolating earphones that have an integrated remote and microphone control called tapLINE allowing users to navigate their music library, adjust the volume, record voice memos or talk on their iPhone. These earphones are also compatible with the iPod Shuffle 3G and iPhone 3G S by offering special features such as VoiceOver or Voice Control. The IDR350M headphones will be accompanied by half a dozen colored caps that consists of silver, orange, green, pink, blue or white. The IDR350M headphones are now available via Scosche’s website for $50. Scosche will also begin shipping the IDR350MD in August for the same price and with the same specs. [Product Page]

HP 2709m 16:9 LCD Screen Shipped

by Johan on July 31, 2009

HP 2709m 16:9 LCD Screen Shipped

HP comes back with their largest computer LCD display known as the 2709m. This 27-inch monitor supports a 16:9 aspect ratio, a 1920×1080 Full HD resolution, a 5ms On/Off response times (typical), a 3ms Gray to Gray response times, a 400 nits brightness, a 1000:1 contrast ratio, a 30,000 dynamic contrast ratio, and a 92% color gamut. Other features include a 4-Watts speaker system, an anti-glare treatment for its display, an HDMi input, DVI and VGA connectivity. The HP 2709m is now available for around $500. [Product Page]

BeamBox MiLi Universal Charger

by Isaiah on July 31, 2009

BeamBox MiLi Universal Charger

BeamBox has recently introduced their new universal charger that comes with interchangeable US, UK, Australian and European plug adapters. Dubbed as the MiLi, this palm size charger also features a flip-out in-car plug and two USB ports with charge level indicating LED’s, where 5V/500mA of juice is provided to both sockets. The device works nicely with both 12-24V DC power and 100-240V AC power and for added safety, there’s also over-current and short-circuit protection. The BeamBox MiLi Universal Charger is now available for pre-order for $37. [SlashGear]

Harman Lexicon BD-30 Blu-ray Player

by Johan on July 31, 2009

Harman Lexicon BD-30 Blu-ray Player

Harman has released a high-end Blu-ray player this week. Dubbed as the Lexicon BD-30, the Blu-Ray player supports for just about everything including BD-Live, BonusView, DVD, upconverted DVD, DVD-Audio, SACD, CD and USB. The BD-20 features Anchor Bay’s award-winning Video Reference Series technology for the best 1080p picture possible. Unfortunately, there is no word on pricing yet. Stay tuned for more updates. [Ubergizmo]

Acer B273HUbmidhz QWXGA 27″ LCD Monitor

by Isaiah on July 31, 2009

Acer B273HUbmidhz QWXGA 27" LCD Monitor

Here’s the latest 27-inch LCD monitor from Acer, the B273HUbmidhz. This widescreen monitor supports a resolution of 2048 x 1152 (QWXGA) and features 16:9 aspect ratio, 400 cd/m2 brightness, 40,000:1 contrast ratio (ACM), 5ms response time and 160-degree viewing angle. It also comes equipped with 1.5Wx2 speakers and several connectivity ports: DVI-D (HDCP), HDMI 1.1, D-Sub and 5 USB. The Acer B273HUbmidhz sells for 49,800 Yen ($526). [Akihabara]