• 22:09 Jan 21, 2019


Latest Devices News


Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music announced with 4G LTE, GPS connectivity

The Vivoactive 3 Music LTE will allow assistance and incident detection, giving users a piece of mind in case of emergencies. In case of a situation where a user feels unsafe or is in danger, pressing an holding the watch’s button for five seconds can trigger a discreet message to notify pre-loaded emergency contacts.

CES 2019: Withings Move and Move ECG analogue fitness watches announced with 18-month battery

The Withings Move ECG is essentially an analogue watch which features fitness tracking features as well as an electrocardiogram (ECG) monitor. The watch will thus be able to track steps, calories burnt, pace, workouts and sleep patterns of users and also calculate several fitness specific measurements.

CES 2019: Lenovo Smart Clock with the Google Assistant unveiled

The Lenovo Smart Clock supports voice and touch controls on an unobtrusive 4-inch IPS screen to perform tasks that are regularly carried out before and after sleep. The device's compact size thus enables it to be positioned on a nightstand and blends into your home decor, thanks to its full fabric soft-touch cover.

Samsung introduces 49-inch CRG9, 32-inch UR59C, ‘Space’ 2019 Desktop Monitors range

Samsung’s Space Monitor allows users to focus on what’s on the screen and not what’s around it. It offers a minimalist design with an integrated arm that clamps to the desk, thus unflattering the user’s desk space. The monitor can be set up to feature adjacent to the wall or can be pulled up to the desk.

Sony PS4 Slim, PS4 Pro, PSVR receive price cuts in India

Users can now buy the 500GB PS4 Slim console for an asking price of Rs 28,630 instead of its previous price of Rs 30,990. The 1TB version of the same can now be purchased at Rs 33,650 instead of paying Rs 36,490 for the same. Meanwhile, the 1TB PS4 Pro will now be available for purchase at Rs 38,710.

Fitbit announces Charge 3 fitness tracker, priced at Rs 13,990

The fitness tracker is water resistant to up to 50 metres meaning the wearable can be used for swim tracking in addition to other regular activities that Fitbit has been offering. There’s a PurePulse heart rate technology for accurate heart monitoring, a SpO2 sensor for estimating differences in blood oxygen levels.

Samsung is developing a new ‘Pulse’ smartwatch with Bixby support

A new watch codenamed ‘Pulse’ has popped up for development with the model number SM-R500 and will likely take the Galaxy Sport branding by the looks of it. The wearable will come with 4GB of RAM and will run on Samsung’s Tizen interface and still no signs on Google’s Wear OS.

Garmin Instinct rugged smartwatch with 14-day battery launched in India, priced at Rs 26,990

The Instinct features a 0.9-inch circular monochrome two-window display with screen resolution of 128 x 128 pixels. The screen is transflective and can be viewed under bright sunlight with ease with the front lens made of chemically strengthened glass surrounded by fibre-reinforced polymer.

Fossil expands its smartwatch catalogue in India with 7 additions, starting at Rs 19,995

Fossils latest smartwatch lineup includes the Venture HR and Explorist HR smartwatches, Michael Kors Access Runway under Michael Kors, Diesel Full Guard under Diesel’s own brand, Skagen’s Falster 2, Emporio Armani’s Connected smartwatch and Armani Exchange Connected under Armani Exchange.

Apple rolls out ECG feature on Watch Series 4 via watchOS 5.1.2 update

With watchOS 5.1.2, all Apple Watch Series 4 units will now feature an ECG app that users can utilise to check their electrocardiogram right off their wrist. The ECG feature will make use of the built-in electrodes that will take readings from the Digital Crown as well as the back crystal.