Thrill the gadget freaks with a sleek and shiny new toy
Performance meets chic
The latest edition of Microsoft’s Surface Pro has a new Signature Type Cover wrapped in Alcantara, giving it a luxurious suede texture. The Surface Pro’s lightweight and slim dimensions, coupled with its powerful processor, makes it perfect for high performance with a chic finish.
View from above
DJI’s new Mavic Pro Platinum drone is offering longer flight times of up to 30 minutes, with noise reduction of up to 4dB. Its lightweight and compact size enables it to whiz about while capturing impressive videos and photos with its 4K camera.
Blast from the past
The old Nokia 3310 returns, bringing back nostalgia for a time when phones could last more than a day without charging. It has 3G connectivity and a range of four colours to choose from, as well as a new sleek finish for the familiar keypad. Included in the phone are the game “Snake”, a camera, a headphone jack and Bluetooth, breathing modern functions into an old favourite.
For the audiophile
The Phantom, a Bluetooth speaker from Devialet, packs quite a punch in its hefty frame. Bursting at the seams with new technology such as Analog Digital Hybrid, Heart Bass Implosion and Speaker Active Matching, the Phantom boasts of zero distortion, saturation or background noise so you can enjoy the full spectrum of music. No wonder celebrities such as Jay-Z, Beyoncé and will.i.am are said to own one.
Personal assistant for your home
The new Amazon Echo comes in various colours, fabrics and finishes. Live in the home of the future as you ask Echo to set alarms, check your calendar and play the music you want using only your voice.
Enhancing your photography
The Light L16 camera will help you up your photography game, as its 16 individual cameras capture DSLR-quality photos at a fraction of the weight. Its WiFi and Bluetooth connectivity will allow you to share photos without whipping out your phone.
This article appeared in Issue 807 (Nov 27) of The Edge Singapore.