From the monthly archives:

June 2012

Just Mobile Gum Battery Pack

by Johan on June 28, 2012

Just Mobile Gum Battery Pack

The Just Mobile Gum is the ultra-compact battery pack for your power-hungry gadgets. It has a 2,200mAh Li-Ion battery with 1A output, which is perfect for Apple’s iPhone or Blackberry smartphone. The Just Mobile Gum can be recharged via a micro USB port from your computer. This battery pack features 3 micro-LED capacity indicators, an included travel pouch, a micro USB cable and iPhone/iPod charging cable. The Just Mobile Gum battery pack retails for $49.95. [Just Mobile]

Sony Introduces Three New XB Series Earphones

Sony today unveiled three new XB Series earphones namely the MDR-XB30EX, MDR-XB60EX and MDR-XB90EX. These earphones feature the company’s Advanced Direct Vibe Structure that ensures superb audio quality. The Sony MDR-XB30EX features a pair of 13.5mm drivers with a plastic housing, while the Sony MDR-XB60EX has a pair of 13.5mm drivers with an ABS plastic housing. And finally, the Sony MDR-XB90EX features a couple of 16mm drivers with an aluminum alloy housing. The Sony MDR-XB30EX, MDR-XB60EX and MDR-XB90EX are priced at 4,935 Yen ($62), 8,715 Yen ($109) and 12,390 Yen ($155), respectively. [Akihabara]

Shuttle Barebone XS35V3 Mini PC

by Johan on June 28, 2012

Shuttle Barebone XS35V3 Mini PC

The Shuttle Barebone XS35V3 is powered by a dual core Intel Atom processor D2700 (Codename: Cedarview) with an integrated Intel GMA 3650 graphics and an Intel NM10 Express chipset. The mini PC supports up to 4GB of RAM, an optical DVD or Blu-ray slim-line drive, and six USB ports. The Shuttle Barebone XS35V3 is compatible with the Microsoft Windows 7 operating system. Additional features include a fanless external power supply, an anti-theft protection, a multi-card reader and the fanless technology that makes the computer more durable and stable. [Shuttle]

Google Nexus 7 Tablet Now Available For Pre-order

Google has started taking pre-orders for its first tablet, the Google Nexus 7. Priced at just $199, the tablet comes jam packed with a 7-inch Corning Gorilla Glass IPS display with a 1280×800 pixel resolution, an nVidia Tegra 3 quad-core processor, a 12-core graphics chip, a 1GB RAM, a 1.2-megapixel webcam and the Google Android 4.1 Jelly Bean operating system. Its battery provides enough juice for 8 hours of video playback, or 10 hours of web browsing. Available in 8GB and 16GB of storage capacities, the Google Nexus 7 also offers several connectivity options, including 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and NFC. Additional specs include accelerometer, magnetometer, gyroscope, microphone, built-in speakers and GPS. The Google Nexus 7 comes with all your favorite Google Apps such as Gmail, Chrome, Google+ and YouTube. [Google]

Vizio Cinemawide 58-inch Theater 3D HDTV

by Johan on June 28, 2012

Vizio Cinemawide 58-inch Theater 3D HDTV

Vizio has unveiled the new Cinemawide 58-inch Theater 3D HDTV. What makes this HDTV special is that it has a unique 21:9 aspect ratio, which is optimized for watching widescreen movies. The Vizio Cinemawide 58-inch Theater 3D HDTV supports a 2560 x 1080 pixel resolution, a 120Hz refresh rate, a 178-degree viewing angle and a contrast ratio of 1,000,000 : 1. The Vizio Cinemawide 58-inch Theater 3D HDTV retails for $2,499. [Vizio]