Who does not want a sleek-looking monitor? I would imagine most people would want if price isn’t an object. Having said that, if price is the stumbling block to you owning a beautiful display, AOC has just the computer monitor for you. The monitor in question is AOC 27-inch QHD Ultra Slim Frameless IPS Monitor (Q2781PQ). Sporting a sleek design, Q2781PQ touts an ultra slim design with a cool-looking asymmetric stand and boasts a QHD resolution (2,560 x 1,440 pixels), 50,000,000:1 dynamic contrast ratio, and a 4-sided “frameless” AH-IPS panel (not exactly frameless, but almost there) that offers an expansive 178-degree view angle. Continue reading AOC Ultra Slim ‘Frameless’ 27” Display Introduced, Has Luxe Version Too
Not everyday you hear news of big competing corporations making products specifically for use with Apple’s products and so, when LG announced a couple of new displays designed specially for the new MacBook and MacBook Pro, it kind of raise some eyebrows. The displays, called UltraFine, come in two sizes: a 27-inch 5K model and a smaller 21.5-inch 4K variety. LG said the former is designed and optimized for the new MacBook Pro with Thunderbolt 3 running macOS 10.12 or later, and with that, it is also the “world’s first” 5K display to tout Thunderbolt 3. Continue reading LG Out UltraFine Displays Designed Specifically For Apple’s New MacBooks
If you view and edit multiple documents simultaneously, or need to put together enormous graphics or video, or simply constantly multitask, then I am sure LG’s new 38-inch UltraWide monitor, 38UC99, will come in pretty handy. As per the product name, this ginormous display offers 38-inch (diagonal, of course) provides an unprecedented real estate to display everything you need to see at a glance, as opposed to having to side scroll ever so often. Continue reading LG’s New UltraWide Monitor Is So Wide That You Probably Thought It Was A TV
The development of LED display does provide our eyes some form of reprieve, but it is not ideal. The bright light emitted by today’s display is still harmful and instead of living with the side effects, a China-based company, Dasung, tables the idea of using e-ink display as the alternative display monitor for our daily use. The outfit’s first product, Paperlike, was introduced more than a year ago, but did not take off as it was deemed too pricey, but man, these guys are determined in the crusade of protecting our eyes and they are back, again pitching the idea of e-ink display as the alternative. Nothing groundbreaking here though. The company is re-pitching the idea of the world’s largest e-ink display, measuring 13.3-inch diagonally. Continue reading The World’s Biggest E-ink Display Is Here To Save Your Eyes
Convenience. That’s the thing gadgets should do for us and while most of the achieved that, it only leaves us wanting more convenience. Like, you know, wirelessly charge our smartphones. In fact, that has been done, but like I say, we want more of that convenience and apparently, Samsung knows that, so it came up with the perfect computer monitor for the 21st century smartphone users: the Samsung SE370 Smartphone Wireless Charging Monitor. The monitor, which comes in 23.6- and 27-inch variants, boasts a stand that doubles as a wireless charging pad for your Qi wireless charging standard smartphone, such as the Galaxy S6, LG G3 and the likes. Continue reading Samsung’s Newest Monitor Can Wirelessly Charge Your Smartphone
LG Brings Its Latest Ultra HD Monitor To The U.S., Priced at $599
LG is bringing its latest Ultra HD monitor, 27MU67, to the U.S. This 27-inch class monitor features AMD’s FreeSync technology, Black Stabilizer for brightening up dark scenes, Dynamic Action Sync that cuts input lag to 9.7 ms, and Flicker Safer function that makes this IPS display easier on the eyes. $599. BUY.
Casio Introduces Lamp-free Super Slim Projectors for Gaming
Casio Slim Series Lamp-free Projectors measure an astounding 1.7 inches thick and packs proprietary Laser & LED Hybrid light source for maximum brightness, 20,000 hours of lifespan with minimal degradation, and three A/V inputs, including HDMI, RGB and RS-232C terminals. From $949.99. BUY.
Bethesda Softworks Announces Fallout 4 Game
Official words are, Fallout 4’s world premier is expected to happen during E3 at the Dolby Theater in Hollywood on June 14, 7PM PST. You can catch the live stream via Twitch and YouTube. Unfortunately, no word of when exactly it will hit the stores, but it is arriving alright. $TBA. LEARN MORE.
OWC New USB-C Dock Adds 11 Ports To Your New MacBook
Compensate the lack of ports on the new MacBook with the OWC New USB-C Dock that offers 4 USB 3 Type-A ports, 1 USB 3 Type-C port, an SD card reader, HDMI with 4K display support, audio in and out ports, a Gigabit Ethernet port and can even power your MacBook – all with a USB Type-C cable. $129. BUY.
Integral Memory Introduces The First USB Type-C Flash Drive
Your MacBook has it and so do many upcoming gadgets, so it is wise to prep yourself with a portable storage that uses it. We are talking about USB Type-C connector and the London-based Integral Memory is the first to introduces a USB flash drive with such connector. $TBA. LEARN MORE.
Caterpillar Launches A New Rugged Feature Phone, Cat B30
Geared towards foreign workers, the Cat B30 is a feature phone that is built to take any beatings. It is IP67 rated, which means it is waterproof to 1 meter, dust and shockproof and in addition, it can survive a 1.8 meter drop onto concrete and can stand up to extreme temperatures too. £99. BUY.
If you are a seriously hardcore PC gamer, chances are you have experienced a phenomena known as screen tearing when the monitor and graphics card becomes out-of-sync. Well, apparently, screen tearing will be a problem of the past if you have the LG 34UM67 21:9 UltraWide Gaming Monitor. Billed as the world’s first 21:9 UltraWide Gaming Monitor with AMD Freesync (LG really goes into specifics here, don’t they?), the 34UM67 promised to eliminate the aforementioned problems, while guaranteeing “the smoothest and most seamless gaming experience, generating fluid motion without any loss of frame rate” (LG’s words, not ours, btw). Continue reading LG To Debut World’s First 21:9 UltraWide Gaming Monitor with AMD Freesync At CES 2015
We accept the argument for the ‘need’ to have curved TV, but do we really need a display that is so close to our faces, like a computer monitor, to be ultra-wide and curved as well? Apparently, we do, because desk-bound folks also needs to experience the ultimate in immersive and comfortable viewing. Sammy will be showing off the SE790C Curved Monitor, which will be available in 29 and 34 inches, along with a 32-inch SE590C curved display. Those, along with the 24 and 27 inches SE510C and the TV-ready 27-inch TD590C, Samsung is prepping to push curved monitors into the mainstream market. If that wasn’t enough, there will also be a 27-inch Curved All-In-One PC too, destined to hit the market this January. Yup. Looks like the curved display revolution is to continue through to 2015, or at least for the better part of 2015. Continue reading After Making TV Curve, Samsung Wants You To Look At Ultra-wide Curve Computer Monitor Too
continuing the obsession with curved display, South Korea’s other electronics giant, LG is planning to showoff the firm’s flagship LG IPS 21:9 Curved UltraWide Monitor designed for both professional users and home entertainment enthusiasts (who are obsessed with curved display, naturally) at the upcoming IFA 2014. the monitor is said to offer “gentle” curve for, you guessed it, more immersive experience for whatever you might be using it for. it boast QHD resolution of 3,440 by 1,440 pixels that promised to give obsessive digital photographers, filmmakers, and creative professionals the level of detail and accuracy their line of work demands. the LG IPS 21:9 Curved UltraWide Monitor is compatible with both PC and Mac and also boasts Thunderbolt 2 connectivity for high-speed data transfers and allows multiple devices to be daisy chained together. Continue reading LG To Showoff World’s First 21:9 Curved IPS UltraWide Monitor At IFA 2014
The Simpsons’ Town of Springfield Recreated In LEGO With Incredible Details
forget about the official LEGO The Simpsons set, Matt De Lanoy’s recreation of the fictional Town of Springfield from The Simpsons will blow your mind. it includes iconic structures like the Kwik-E-Mart, Moe’s Tavern, and even the Springfield Nuclear Power Plant – complete with see through walls. LEARN MORE. [via]
Timex Ironman One GPS+ Is A Smartwatch That doesn’t Need A Smartphone
Timex refers to the Ironman One GPS+ as a smartwatch, well, it is kind of a smartwatch, but it does not need a smartphone to get working. it has a 1.5″ sunlight viewable display, 3-day battery life, 4GB storage, built-in sensors to track your activity, and built-in GPS and 3G connectivity. $399.95. BUY.
Brass Compass and Clip Lets You Keep The Direction Very Close To You
sometime the simplest tool is the not only the most effective, but also the coolest. case in point: the Brass Compass and Clip. machined from solid brass, it has a handy brass clip for attaching it to anywhere you fancy. checking on direction does not necessary need to be too high-tech, isn’t it? made in U.S.A. $36. BUY.
Rolex Deepsea Sea-dweller D-Blue Dial Watch Is Waterproof to 12,800 Feet
released to commemorate James Cameron’s first solo dive to the Mariana Trench and the US release of a film on the expedition, the D-Blue dial has a unique blue-to-black gradient dial and boast a helium escape valve for decompression and bright blue Chromalight luminescence for legibility in the darkest dark. LEARN MORE.
Acer Introduces 28-inch Ultra HD LED Display
Acer’s new B286HK has a lot to shout about. it offers 4K2K UHD resolution in a 28-inch format, boasting 6-axis color adjustment. it sits on an ergonomic stand that allows it to be tilted, swiveled, and pivoted. connectivity includes DVI, HDMI with MHL charging, DisplayPort, Mini DP and USB 3.0 hub. $599.99. LEARN MORE.
…And Philips Also Have Its Own $600 28-inch 4K Monitor Too
another good news if you are in the market for a UHD monitor. Philips also has a 4K monitor priced (also) at $599.99 to vie for your money. and it also allows both landscape and portrait viewing modes, plus height adjustment. connectivity includes VGA, MHL, DVI, HDMI, and of course, DisplayPort. BUY.