From the monthly archives:

May 2011

Navigon Releases Two New 70-series GPS Navigation Systems

Navigon has added a couple of new GPS navigation systems to their 70-series devices, the Navigon 70 Easy and 70 Plus Live. Both gadgets feature a 5-inch display screen, an active lane assistant, a reality view Pro, a text-to-speech function, etc. The Navigon 70 Plus Live has a lot more features such as Google Local Search, Traffic Live, Mobile Safety Camera Live and Weather Live. What’s more, this gadget also provides Clever Parking Live, which is only available in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Luxembourg. The Navigon 70 Easy retails for £120 ($197), while the Navigon 70 Plus Live is priced at £200 ($329). More pictures after the jump. Read more


MSI has announced a new graphics card to its range by launching the N580GTX Lightning Xtreme Edition. Featuring a 16 phase PWM power design, the card is packed with 512 CUDA Cores, a 384-bit memory interface, a GPU clock of 832MHz, a shader clock of 1747MHz and a 3GB of GDDR5 memory set @ 4200MHz. Not to mention, the card also comes with a Twin Frozr III cooling system and has dual DVI, HDMI and DisplayPort outputs. Pricing info is still unknown at the moment. [MSI]

Toshiba Introduces WT310/C Windows 7 Tablet In Japan

Toshiba today introduced a new Windows 7 tablet in Japan, the WT310/C. Powered by an Intel Atom Oak Trail Z670 CPU, the tablet features a 11.6-inch (1366×768) display screen, a 2GB of RAM, a 64GB of SSD, USB 2.0, WI-Fi, an SDXC card slot, Bluetooth 3.0 and HDMI. Measuring 296mm x 196mm x 15.8mm and weighing 915 grams, the Toshiba WT310/C will be available in Japan next month. Read more

Philips 273E3LSB 27-Inch Full HD Monitor

by Isaiah on May 31, 2011


Philips has dropped another Full HD monitor ‘273E3LSB’ for the European market. This new 27-inch W-LED backlight monitor provides 1920 x 1080 Full HD resolution, 1200:1 (20,000,000:1 DCR) contrast ratio, 300 cd/m2 brightness, 1ms (GTG) response time and 178/170 H/V viewing angles. In terms of connectivity ports, it offers D-Sub, DVI and HDMI. The 273E3LSB sells for 330 Euro (about $475). [XTReview]


MSI has just showcased two new Android tablets at Computex 2011 namely the 7-inch (800 x 480) WindPad Enjoy 7 and 10-inch (1024 x 768) WindPad Enjoy 10. Both tablets are equipped with a capacitive touchscreen display, a 1.2GHz ARM Cortex A8 processor, a 512MB DDR3 RAM, a 4GB of internal storage, a microSD card slot (up to 32GB), 2x 2.0-megapixel webcams (front and back), an accelerometer sensor, a digital compass, WiFi, Bluetooth 2.1 EDR, a mini-USB port, a mini-HDMI port, a 4700mAh battery (WindPad Enjoy 7), a 3500mAh battery (WindPad Enjoy 10) and run on Android 2.3 Gingerbread OS. The WindPad Enjoy 7 and Enjoy 10 will likely be available in the US in Q3, prices unannounced. Check out the video after the break for more details. Read more