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Nextbase CLICK9 9-inch Tablet Style DVD Player

by Johan on February 9, 2011

Amazon has started selling the Nextbase CLICK9. It is a tablet style DVD player, which is designed to work with its latest Click-and-Go mounting system. The player features a built-in top-load disk player and a 9-inch display screen. You just simply slide the player onto the mount and you can enjoy your favorite movies on-the-go. The mount can be easily secured on any headrest in any vehicle. The power cable goes directly to the mount and there is no wiring between the player and the mount. The Nextbase CLICK9 retails for $349. [Amazon via 7Gadgets]

Panasonic RR-XR800 Linear PCM IC Recorder

by Johan on February 7, 2011

Panasonic is ready to launch the RR-XR800 high-end compact voice recorder for the Japanese market. The voice recorder features a built-in 4GB storage space and a large Stereo microphone. The Panasonic RR-XR800 is capable to record your voice in MP3 or linear PCM (16bit) quality. Panasonic will launch this gadget on February 17, 2011 for 16,000 Yen ($194). [Akihabara]

Razer Ferox Portable Speaker

by Johan on January 25, 2011

Razer has rolled out the Razer Ferox portable speaker, which is designed for music lovers who are always on-the-go. The speaker connects to your iPods, PMPs or MP3 players via a 3.5mm audio jack. You can also connect the Razer Ferox to your computer via USB port. The design of the Ferox speaker allows for a 360-degree omnidirectional sound stage. It is powered by a built-in 470mAh battery that provides enough juice for up to 12-hour of music playback per charge. Other features include a 150Hz-20KHz frequency response, 30mm neodymium magnets and a LED power indicator. The Razer Ferox portable speaker retails for $59.99. [Razer]

Bluedot BDP-1716W Portable DVD Player

by Johan on January 2, 2011

If you are looking for a new portable DVD player, then check out the Bluedot BDP-1716W. The gadget features a 7-inch (480×234) display screen that can be rotated 180 degrees, AV input and output, a built-in rechargeable battery and a USB port to play MP3 or JPEG files stored on a USB thumb drive. The Bluedot BDP-1716W also supports CD audio and CPRM contents. [Bluedot]

Planex MKZ-RP150N Pocket Router

by Johan on December 21, 2010

The Planex MKZ-RP150N pocket router is a perfect device for those of you who want to keep the home networking system simple. Measuring 42mm x 15mm x 55.2mm and weighing 27 grams, the USB-powered device supports Wi-Fi and basic DNS services including DynDNS and CyberGate. Sadly, the Planex MKZ-RP150N comes equipped with only 1 Ethernet port. If you want one, you can buy the Planex MKZ-RP150N pocket router for 3,500 Yen ($41). (Planex)

Toshiba is back with a couple of new portable DVD players namely the 9-inch REGZA SD-P96DT and 7-inch REGZA SD-P76S. The Toshiba SD-P96DT provides a 800 x 480 resolution and has both 1-Seg digital and analog tuners, while the Toshiba SD-P76S comes with a 480 x 234 display and no TV tuners at all. Both portable DVD players feature an SD/SDHC memory card slot, and can play DivX video, MP3/WMA music files and JPEG images from either a card or a DVD. Each purchase comes equipped with a 12V adapter for in-car use, an A/V output cable and a remote control, while the larger version gets external antennas for the tuners. The Toshiba REGZA SD-P96DT is expected to arrive in Japan in early December 2010, while the Toshiba REGZA SD-P76S will be available in mid-January 2011. [Slashgear]

Mustek ScanExpress S324 Pocket Scanner

by Johan on November 23, 2010

The Mustek ScanExpress S324 portable scanner is now available for purchase via Hammacher. The scanner accepts face-down up to full 8.5-inch x 11-inch documents and photographs, scanning them at up to 300dpi resolution. This portable scanner also provides a preview of images on a built-in 2.4-inch (480 x 234) color LCD. The Mustek ScanExpress S324 is compatible with the Microsoft Windows 7, Vista, or XP and Mac. Additional specs include an SD card slot. If you want one, you can purchase this pocket scanner for $169.95. [Product Page via RedFerret]

Philips Norelco SensoTouch 3D Electric Shaver

by Johan on November 22, 2010

The Philips Norelco SensoTouch 3D electric shaver offers a superior shaving performance without sacrificing skin comfort or convenience. Powered by a lithium-ion battery for portable cordless operation, the SensoTouch 3D has three dynamic cutting elements mounted on a GyroFlex 3D platform, allowing it to conform to the curves and angles of your face, while the AquaTec seal lets you shave wet or dry. Other features include an automatic travel lock and carrying case, a zinc liquid metal frame and an advanced touch screen display. The Philips Norelco SensoTouch 3D electric shaver retails for $276.85 each. [Amazon]

Powergorilla Portable Charger

by Johan on October 24, 2010

The Powergorilla Portable Charger is perfect for busy professionals who are always on-the-go. The gadget will provide over 20 hours of power for your smartphones, MP3 players or PMPs. The Powergorilla Portable Charger will also extend your laptop’s battery life for around 2-5 hours. This portable battery charger is easy to use. You just need to select which voltage you need (5V, 8.4V, 9.5V, 12V, 16V, 19V or 24V) and then connect it to your gadgets. Additionally, the Powergorilla has input voltage auto recognition, which means that if you use your own AC laptop charger (between 16 – 24V only), the device will automatically detect the voltage level. The Powergorilla also has some of safety features including output auto-lock, voltage limitation protection, short circuit protection, over charging protection and overheat protection. If you are interested, you can buy the Powergorilla Portable Charger for £150 ($236). [Product Page]

Samsung Portable X-ray Detector

by Johan on October 21, 2010

Samsung has successfully developed a portable X-ray Detector that helps to take X-ray images more accurately. Measuring 17-inch x 14-inch, the X-ray Detector is attached to a monitor that converts the captured X-ray directly onto the screen. This portable X-ray detector is also less harmful than conventional X-ray machines and provides more accurate diagnosis. [SamsungHub]