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Razer reveals “Project Fiona” – PC Gaming Tablet concept

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Razer, known for their other concept we covered from last year’s CES, has unveiled another concept for gaming. Dubbed “Project Fiona”, this concept lets you play any PC game anywhere in a lightweight and small form factor – the tablet. They worked with Intel and is using Intel’s third-generation Core i7 processor, making it more “akin to a fully functioning PC” despite the smaller form factor. In addition, any PC […]

Sony Ericsson announces new Xperia phones

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Sony Ericsson – soon to be renamed as Sony Mobile – have announced two brand new smartphones at this year’s CES. The Xperia S and the Xperia ion both feature high resolution displays among other hardware improvements. The Xperia S, part of its new Xperia NXT series, features a 4.3-inch display, a 1.5GHz dual core processor and 32GB of storage. It also features two cameras – a 12-megapixel rear camera […]

Dell announces XPS 13 – “most compact” ultrabook, coming to Australia in March

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Dell has also gotten onto the Ultrabook craze. It has announced the XPS 13, touting it as the “most compact 13.3-inch Ultrabook” because of its near-frameless display and has the same size as an 11-inch laptop. The XPS 13 features either a Core i5 or i7 processor and Intel’s HD 3000 integrated graphics, 4GB of DDR3 RAM and a 1.3 megapixel camera. The 13.3-inch display is a WLED 720p screen […]

Monster taps into K-Pop market with DIAMOND TEARS – EDGE Headphones range

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Another headphone deal announced with Monster partnering with K-Pop recording label JYP Entertainment and its owner, J.Y. Park, to create the DIAMOND TEARS – EDGE headphones range. According to Monster, they were all “based on and inspired by J.Y. Park’s musical talent” (apparently). First off the ranks is the DIAMOND TEARS – EDGE High Definition Music Headphones, which will retail for US$279.95. The design, however, is meant to be based […]

Monster and Diesel join to create new VEKTR headphones

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Lifestyle brand Diesel are teaming up with Monster Cable to create a new “Diesel Noise Division”, and has used CES to reveal their first collaboration – the VEKTR on-ear headphones. Featuring a unique design, thy promise to continue offering high-level audio. The cosmetic look features a sharp faceted look, unlike traditional round on-ear headphones, and each will have a distinctive diamond-cut Diesel logo on each ear. In addition, the cups […]

Earth, Wind & Fire partners with Monster to produce Gratitude in-ear headphones

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Designed to be a “celebration of real music”, Monster Cable and Earth, Wind & Fire, have joined forces to create the new line of headphones. First off from that partnership is its new Gratitude in-ear headphones. Featuring a rose-gold finish, each speaker were personally tuned by members of the band and by head of Monster Cable, Noel Lee. They also have noise isolation and the ability to reproduce harmonic soundscapes […]

Monster and actor Nick Cannon announce its new headphones range

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NTune On- Ear Headphones Two new headphones with under a new partnership with actor and rapper Nick Cannon’s company NCredible Entertainment have been unveiled by Monster Cable – known for their affiliation with Beats by Dr Dre. The NCredible headphone range promise high-level audio performance and excellent design. The NTune are on-ear headphones, and they are lightweight making them more comfortable for a long day’s use. In addition, they feature […]

Belkin shows off its new Thunderbolt Express Dock

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Belkin has revealed more information about its Thunderbolt Express Dock – a product that lets Macbooks and Ultrabooks instantly access multiple desktop peripherals with one cable, expanding the number of available ports. Ports include three USB 2.0 ports, a Firewire 800 port, a HDMI port, a 3.5mm Audio jack, a gigabit Ethernet port and two Thunderbolt ports – one up, one down for easy daisy-chaining with another Thunderbolt-connected device. The […]

The world’s fastest 128GB SDXC card announced by SanDisk

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Need the fastest SDXC card there is? Well, SanDisk has you covered, as long as you have a lot of dough. Shipping worldwide now, or very soon, the 64GB and 128GB SDXC card has transfer speeds of up to 4.5MB/s. The 64GB card is US$199.99 and the 128GB card is a whopping US$399.99. Sure it’s not cheap, but if you’re in the need for speed then you might like the […]

Sony Walkman Z: an iPod touch competitor and a worthy Walkman?

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The iPod touch may finally have a competitor in the multimedia space, with Sony today announcing the Walkman Z at their CES 2012 keynote. The Sony Walkman Z has a 4.3 inch touch screen with a 800 x 480 resolution, but sadly runs Android 2.3, meaning it’s already out of date before it’s even made available. It’s expected to arrive in mid-2012, in the US, but an Australian date and price […]

Nokia announces first 4G phone – Lumia 900

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It may look like the Nokia Lumia 800 and the Nokia N9, but this is another Nokia phone. The Nokia Lumia 900 is the Finnish mobile maker’s first foray into making phones to use 4G. And it has signed an exclusive agreement with AT&T to put it under its LTE network. The phone features a 4.3-inch display and an 8-megapixel Carl Zeiss optics lens and a front-facing camera with an […]

Kinect for Windows – Coming February 1

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Amidst the lackluster keynote from Microsoft – it’s final one – was this little product announcement. The Kinect will soon be heading for Windows officially on February 1 in twelve countries – including the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Australia and New Zealand. This will include software that would make it compatible with your computer without any sort of trickery. The price tag is US$249 and includes the one-year warranty, […]

Sony targets sportspeople with the Bloggie Sport

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Sony has also announced a brand new Bloggie Sport that has been designed for any environment – inside or out. Rugged, dustproof, shockproof and waterproof for up to 16 feet of water for an hour, the camera is able to record in full HD video quality. Featuring a 2.7-inch touchscreen, it also also includes a “underwater mode” to make all video recorded under water appear ‘natural’, and an LED light. […]

Sony Bloggie adds live streaming in new update – Bloggie Live

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Sony has revealed its latest update to the Bloggie lineup of cameras with the Bloggie Live. It can capture video in full HD resolution, have a stereo microphone, LED light and now Wi-Fi capability to stream video to Qik. It still also features a large 3-inch wide capacitive touch screen, and will also offer one-step uploading to Facebook, YouTube and its new PlayMemories Online service. It also has 8GB of […]

NETGEAR announced Universal Dual Band WiFi Range Extender

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Today at CES 2012, NETGEAR announced the Universal Dual Band WiFi Range Extender. It allows you to extend your wireless network to a new area easily and quickly. The WN2500RP extends both 2.5GHz and 5GHz bands concurrently across your home and will simply attach to your existing router. The WN2500RP also has a built in 4 port switch, allowing you to plug in devices via Ethernet to use the wireless […]