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Input Devices

Kata Mali 01 Aluminium Speaker Set

by Johan on August 3, 2006

Kata Mali 01 Aluminium Speaker Set

Gyanze Corporation Japan introduced its new aluminium speaker set with a built in digital amplifier that produces an output power of 15W × 2ch. You just need to connect your MP3 player through the mini-stereo input and enjoy clear and natural sound. Its case is covered with a special wax coating to prevent scratches and stains. The system also features automatic on and off sensor. If the system does not detect any input devices for 2 minutes, it will automatically shut off. The speaker set measures 375 mm × 162 mm × 116 mm and weighs 5.7 kgs. Kata Mali 01 Aluminium Speaker Set is available for 150,000 Yen or around $ 1300.

Via NewLaunches.

HyperPen 1200U Desktop Writing Tablet

by Johan on August 1, 2006

HyperPen 1200U Desktop Writing Tablet

The Aiptek HyperPen 1200U is a USB device which is designed for desktop users. This writing tablet is similar with Wacom tablets which gives you the ability to input text or sketches with a special wireless pen. The writing surface can detect up to 512 levels of pressure and has a 3,048 LPI resolution. Measuring 12 x 9 inches, it has 24 preset keys for quick and easy access, and nine customizable keys. The HyperPen 1200U sells for around $100.

Via Aiptek.