Tech companies like Asus, Amazfit, Lava and Sony have launched a new range of smartphones, all-in-one computers, watches, headphones and more this week (November 21-27), among others.
DH’s Gadgets Weekly edition lists the latest personal technology products to keep you up to date with everything that’s happening in the consumer electronics world.
Asus All-In-One (AIO) A3402 and A3202 series
The new A3402 features a 23.8-inch widescreen NanoEdge display with Splendid and Tru2Life technologies. The company also offers touchscreen variants.
It also features Asus SonicMaster Premium technology, which combines audio hardware and finely tuned software to deliver clearer sound with Dolby Atmos support. The two built-in high-quality stereo speakers feature audio chambers 2.7 times larger than the previous generation, and the new advanced bass reflex design delivers powerful yet smooth bass levels.
The new PC is powered by a 12th generation Intel i5 CPU and supports RAM upgrades of up to 32 GB via two SODIMM slots. The AIO comes with up to 512GB M.2 NVMe PCIe 3.0 SSD and an additional slot for a standard 2.5″ SSD/HDD.
On the other hand, Asus A3202 features a 21.45-inch widescreen display with a screen-to-body ratio of 88%.
It also comes with exclusive ASUS Splendid and Tru2Life technologies. The Wide View technology offers a viewing angle of up to 178 degrees with Full HD resolution and an anti-reflective display.
The company offers the A3202 AIO in two options – one with 12th Gen Intel i5 and one with 12th Gen Intel i3 CPU – with configurations like up to 8GB DDR4 RAM (expandable up to 32GB), 512GB M.2 NVME SSD, and an additional 2.5″ storage slot.
Similar to the A3402, this model also features the exclusive ASUS SonicMaster Premium technology with Dolby Atmos support, two integrated high-quality stereo speakers with 2.7 times larger audio chambers and the new advanced bass reflex design.
The AIO also takes care of wireless and wired connectivity with Gigabit-class Wi-Fi 6 (802.11ax), which is up to 3 times faster, and an integrated RJ-45 jack.
The new A3202 and A3402 are available from Rs 54,990 and Rs 65,990 respectively on Asus E-Shop and ASUS Exclusive Stores.
Lava Blaze NXT
It sports a 6.5-inch HD+ display (1600×720p) and comes with three slots (two nano SIMs and one microSD card) and a fingerprint sensor on the back.
It packs a MediaTek Helio G37 octa-core 12nm class processor, IMG PowerVR GE8320 GPU, 4GB RAM, 64GB storage (expandable up to 256GB), Android 12 OS, triple camera module – 13MP (f/ 1.8) + 2MP depth sensor + VGA rear camera with LED flash, 8MP front camera and 5000mAh battery with 10W charger.
It is available in three color options – glass blue, glass green and glass red – for Rs 9,299.
Amazonfit pop 2
The new smartwatch features a 1.78-inch HD AMOLED screen with a shiny metal body and the buttons are said to be made of stainless steel.
Inside, it has an advanced biosensor that monitors SpO2 levels, also supports heart rate measurement, and can track 100+ sports modes including walking, running, rowing, and more.
With the Zepp Active app, users can access the watch face store, change the watch’s settings, and easily sync all of their important health and fitness data to their phone.
It also features a microphone and speaker that allows users to join phone calls right from their wrist. It also supports Siri on iPhones and Google Assistant on Android phones.
And with a cell capacity of 270 mAh, it promises a battery life of up to 10 days. It costs Rs 3,999.
Playfit Slim 2C
Featuring a classic 1.28-inch circular LCD display with a 2.5D glass surface, the new smartwatch supports a peak brightness of up to 500 nits and comes with an IP67 rating, meaning it can withstand depths of one meter (about five feet) can withstand. under water.
It’s also equipped with standard fitness-focused sensors to track heart rate, blood oxygen saturation (SpO2), blood pressure, pedometer, sedentary lifestyle, and sleep patterns. Also, it supports Bluetooth and users can answer calls right from their wrist.
When fully charged, it can last five days with normal use. It costs Rs 3,999.
Asus ROG Phone 6
Although it was launched alongside the ROG Phone 6 Pro back in July, Asus is bringing the regular version to India this month.
It features a 6.78 inch Full HD+ (2448 × 1080p) OLED display with Pixelworks i6 processor. The screen supports a refresh rate of 165 Hz, a touch sample rate of 720 Hz and a peak brightness of up to 1200 nits. The new phone also has in-display fingerprint sensors, ultrasonic sensors for AirTrigger 6 and grip pressure recognition. The screen is protected by a 2.5D Corning Gorilla Glass Victus shield.
On the back, the ROG Phone 6 features an illuminated ROG logo (Dual RGB LED) by default.
The Asus gaming phone is powered by a 4nm-class Qualcomm Snapdragon 8 Gen+ 1 processor that can reach a peak CPU speed of up to 3.2GHz and is supported by a next-generation Adreno GPU. It also features a GameCool 6 cooling system, which includes 360-degree CPU cooling technology, a 30 percent larger vapor chamber and 85 percent larger graphite plates 6, and a centered CPU design to increase heat dissipation from the core.
Combined with the new performance manager in Armory Crate, the ROG Phone 6 series allows gamers to optimize performance settings for different games, giving them a competitive edge in any gaming scenario. The company offers ROG Phone 6 with 8GB / 12GB LPDDR5 RAM with 256GB (UFS 3.1) storage options.
The ROG Phone 6 runs Android 12 with ROG UI & Zen UI and comes with dual 3000mAh batteries with a total capacity of up to 6000mAh. It supports a 65W charger and can be fully charged from zero to 100 percent in just over an hour.
Dizo clock R Talk Go
It features a 1.39-inch circular display with a resolution of 360 x 360 and supports a peak brightness of 550 cd/m². It’s protected by 7H tempered glass and comes in an aluminum-based case. The IP68 certification makes it fully washable.
Also, it comes with soft silicone straps and comes in three color variants – classic black, thunder blue, and silver gray. In addition, the watch supports more than 150 watch faces.
It has two health sensors and the new technology ensures that people with hairy, tanned or even scarred wrists have no problems when measuring their vital signs on the smartwatch. It can track blood oxygen (SpO2), 24×7 heart rate and sleep patterns, provide motion alert and drink water reminders, and menstrual cycle tracking for women.
Bluetooth connectivity allows users to make or receive calls directly from the Dizo Watch R Talk Go. And it supports 110+ sports modes covering almost all unique sports that users can choose, be it gymnastics, yoga, hiking, crossfit, dance, karate, taekwondo, horseback riding, disc games and others. When fully charged, the watch will last up to 10 days with a 300mAh battery. It costs Rs 3,999.
Jabra Evolve2 earphones
It features Adjustable Active Noise Cancellation (ANC) technology, which allows hybrid professionals to tailor ANC to their listening preferences to block out external noise and minimize distractions. The Evolve2 Buds are also equipped with a seal test feature called MyFit as well as SafeTone with PeakStop, ensuring enhanced hearing protection and the optimal seal for the best, personalized ANC experience.
It also comes with Jabra MultiSensor Voice technology. It uses a unique combination of four microphones, bone conduction sensors and advanced algorithms to block out ambient noise as much as possible so the user can be heard clearly by those on the call, contributing to a more focused conversational experience.
It’s also one of the few to have received certification for leading virtual meeting platforms like Microsoft Teams and Zoom. The new earphones promise five hours of talk time and a total of 33 hours of battery including charging case.
It features a plug-and-play USB adapter for extended connectivity with a range of approximately 20 meters (approximately 65 feet), allowing users to roam freely in their work environment.
Portronics Kronos X4 BT series
It features a 1.85-inch HD display surrounded by a premium square watch face and soft, skin-friendly silicone straps. And the IP68-certified Portronics Kronos X4 is also well protected against water, sweat and dust. Kronos X4 has over 100 watch faces to match whatever outfit the user wears for the day.
It can track heart rate and blood oxygen (SPO2), sleep and rest patterns, and multiple sports modes.
With Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity support, users can make or receive calls directly from a smartwatch (via Bluetooth V5.0). It features a built-in HD speaker and microphone for an uninterrupted, loud and clear calling experience. Case that allows you to wear it day or night and in any weather. It costs Rs 2,999.
Lapcare LNB-240BL, 240B, 330B series neckband earphones
It features an ultra-lightweight in-ear design. It also comes with a padded ear cushion and flexible headband that promises to provide a comfortable fit for long hours. It also has an IPX5 waterproof rating to keep the sweat out during heavy workouts.
The neckband handles calls and music with simple controls and charges super fast – enjoy 120 minutes of music with just 5 minutes of charging. It costs Rs 1,869.
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