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”

HTC U11 with Edge Sense

HTC today released a new 5.5-inch flagship phone. HTC U11 sports a cool technology called Edge Sense, which allows users to press the sides of the phone in order to launch various commands. The specific command is dependent upon the current app that the user runs. Hence a press on the sides of the phone means different things under different conditions. Continue reading “HTC U11 with Edge Sense”

Moto Z2 Play Gets Shorter Battery Life

PriceMe consumer reported about Moto E4 last week, and the news from the Chinese tech giant Lenovo just keeps flowing. The company will launch second-generation successors to the Z-series. Moto Z2 Play and Moto Z2 will launch in June this year. Surprisingly, the battery capacity of Z Play, one of the phone’s most beloved features, will be reduced significantly. Continue reading “Moto Z2 Play Gets Shorter Battery Life”

Dell UltraSharp UP2718Q Sports HDR Monitor

The competition for high-end displays is heating up. Dell UltraSharp UP2718Q, which is Dell’s latest 27-inch monitor, is compliant with both the HDR10 standard and the Ultra HD Premium specs. This type of compliance implies and excellent viewing experience and real-life like images. Continue reading “Dell UltraSharp UP2718Q Sports HDR Monitor”

Sony Alpha A9 Built For Professionals

Sony claims to have eliminated some of the remaining performance gaps for its mirrorless cameras compared to DSLR cameras. The newly released Sony Alpha A9 clearly targets professional photographers with a 24.2 MP sensor, shooting at 20 frames per second and recording in HD format.

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