Canon EOS 6D Mark II Receives New Sensor & Image Processor

A large number of EOS 6D fans has waited a long time for an upgraded version of the popular camera. The new Canon EOS 6D Mark II has undergone improvements in almost all respects. For example, it now boasts a 26.2 MP sensor, the latest Digic 7 image processor, and Dual Pixel CMOS autofocus. Continue reading “Canon EOS 6D Mark II Receives New Sensor & Image Processor”

Xbox One X Takes Graphics Processing to New Level

Microsoft has released a new 4K gaming console under its Xbox brand during the E3 gaming expo in Los Angeles. This release intensifies the ongoing battle between PlayStation and Xbox. The new Xbox One X is an in-between generations console similar to PlayStation 4 Pro rather than a new generation. Microsoft claims that the graphics processor is 40% faster than existing consoles and that it features best-in-class hard drive read speeds. Continue reading “Xbox One X Takes Graphics Processing to New Level”

Nokia 9 News & Trio Coming Soon

The owner of the Nokia phone brand, HMD Global, announced a new trio of phones at the Mobile World Congress in February. Nokia 6 is the only phone out of the three that has been released so far and only in the Chinese market. We’re still eagerly awaiting the release of these phones in New Zealand. Luckily, HMD Global has now confirmed a release at the end of June. There are also rumours online that the next flagship version Nokia 9 will receive a whopping 8 GB of RAM memory. Continue reading “Nokia 9 News & Trio Coming Soon”

Oneplus 5 Targets Top DxO Mark

Vleaks have published leaked images of Oneplus’ next flagship phone Oneplus 5. The Chinese tech firm has partnered with the company DxO for the development of the dual cameras. Oneplus has confirmed a released of the new phone this winter and a new referral programme is already available online. Continue reading “Oneplus 5 Targets Top DxO Mark”

Samsung Galaxy S8 Active for Rough Conditions

The first leaked images have appeared online for the rugged version of the S8 phone. Samsung Galaxy S8 Active possesses military-grade for additional durability. It’s also thicker than the standard S8 model. The other specs and features found on S8 remain the same including a 5.8-inch AMOLED screen. The phone will initially only be available for sale in North-America and it remains to be seen whether it reaches New Zealand shores. Continue reading “Samsung Galaxy S8 Active for Rough Conditions”

Samsung S8 Receives Support for Daydream VR

Google held its annual developer conference Google IO yesterday. One of the highlights of the event was the developments related to the Virtual Reality (VR) platform Daydream. The best selling smartphones Samsung S8 and S8 Plus will both receive support for Daydream VR in 2017. Continue reading “Samsung S8 Receives Support for Daydream VR”