JVC introduced a new series of headphones at CES

Monday, January 11, 2010

Last week the company JVC mark the launch of four new models of headphones and four updated models for the players of the fifth-generation iPod Nano. The most complex and expensive model of the presented steel HA-NC260 headphones with built-in noise reduction. According to the manufacturer, this model is able to protect listeners from 90% of ambient noise. The hull is double-layered, and the pillows have a memory effect, which also contributes to obstruction of the penetration of extraneous noise. The diameter of the membrane of neodymium is 40 mm. One AAA battery will suffice for the system noise for 50 hours. In the supplied headphones HA-NC260 also includes carrying case, 4-foot cord, and 0.25-inch adapter. Cost of kit is $ 200, and expected to be received in the sale - March 2010.

For athletes and people leading an active lifestyle JVC offers a secure model HA-EB75, has distinguished and the presence of removable clips. This clip can be removed if not required rigid fixation headset, and has five positions, allowing it to fit under the size of the ear. Membrane diameter of 13.5 mm made of neodymium and has a Mega Bass. The clip can be accomplished in one of three colors (black, blue and silver), the respective colors of iPod. In the sale of headphones JVC HA-EB75 arrive in February, and their cost will be $ 13.

Series of products of class hi-end model also replenished JVC HA-FXC80. These headphones are equipped with driver JVC Micro-HD and have built-in protection from extraneous noise. The body and the membrane made of carbon fiber, and the plug - of gold. The principle difference from other models of hi-end series will be the fact that this is the first JVC headphones in this class are the liners. In the sale of this model will do later this month at a price of $ 60.

Also among the company's products will image model JVC HA-FXP3. These headphones are designed for women, will be different so that their rear side of the insert will be imitating the skin of a wild animal. In the claimed colors present dalmatian, leopard, zebra and pink zebra. The model is equipped with a 8.5-mm membrane of neodymium, which resulted from a general decrease in size - for the comfort of their placement in a woman's ear. Cost headphones JVC HA-FXP3 be 20 dollars, and he will go on sale in February.

Updates touched and all four series of headphones for players iPod Nano. To comply with players of the fifth generation of JVC released a series of HA-FX35 Marshmallow, HA-F240 Gumy Air, HA-F140 New Gumy and HA-S150 Flats in new colors. In this final series will be produced in six different colors, and the rest - in nine. In the sale of all of them arrive in February.

MSI shows a tablet with Tegra 2 and netbook with two screens

MSI has at CES 2010 show a number of devices that can give an idea of its future plans. In this case, apparently, this computer maker plans to make inroads in the class of tablet devices. It already held a demonstration of 10-inch tablet-based dual-core chipset Tegra 250. Although the sample shown by a rather cumbersome it is substantially superior in speed is less than similar models. Although detailed specifications were not called, it is expected that the model will be able to play HD video with 1080p resolution. Works 10-inch plate running Android.

Also shown was a mini-netbook, with two touch screens. Diagonal of each of them is 7 inches. Design netbook in something like MacBook, but it's just a passing fad. The model runs the operating system Windows 7. Also may be a modified version of the same operating system for a model with a docking station larger size. As in the case of the exact characteristics of the tablet is not called, but it is likely that the model is based on the processor Intel Pine Trail.

In addition to demonstrating concepts that have yet to realize the serial device, MSI introduced and a number of upgraded notebook, built on the basis of processor Intel Core i5 and i7. Models GX640, GX740, GE600 and GE700 have 17.3-inch screen, i7 processor and built-in graphics adapter Mobility Radeon HD 5000. More budgetary CR420, CR620 and CR720 also got a new processor and screens from 14 to 17 inches. Graphics card with them easier - built from the company Intel, made the scheme processor-on-chip.

Samsung SCH-U820 is certified by FCC

While the whole world celebrated the New Year specialists of the Federal Communication Commission USA engaged in the certification from another phone company Samsung. The model with the index SCH-U820 will support networks of CDMA and data EVDO Rev 0 and intended for the operator Verizone Wireless. Based on the same index, it should be a continuation of the model U810 Renown, but without the support networks of GSM.

Unfortunately, as often happens, the data from the FCC website do not show the phone, but instead of his image has only scheme with labels indicating the placement of certification. According to rumors, the apparatus can be either a slider or another tachfonom budget level, which the company Samsung masse began to supply the market in the second half of 2009. No information and that when announcing a formal model.

BlackBerry 9650 Tour 2 is already in the Verizone Wireless database

We have already reported that the company RIM is preparing a regular smartphone, which is due under the symbol 9650. The model also known as BlackBerry Essex or Tour 2. The device should be a continuation of the smartphone BlackBerry Tour and its main distinction is rumored to be the presence of a wireless module Wi-Fi connection. Also rumored is a dual-mode smartphone with support for networks of CDMA, GSM / EDGE and UMTS. He performed in candybar with QWERTY-keyboard and horizontal display with a resolution 480h360 points. Previously, the network has to publish photos of the model with the logo of the operator Sprint, and now enthusiasts from CrackBerry able to find mention of a model with an index of 9650 and the database operator Verizone Wireless.

Apparently, the smartphone is already in a fairly high degree of readiness, while data from the system Verizone indicate that it will be sold not only to the contract. Recall that the previously known information, it was reported that the smartphone will be running OS BlackBerry OS, have a minimum 3.2-megapixel camera and will go on sale in early 2010.

Motorola HS1001: wireless phone based on Android platform

Motorola has developed an unusual device - a regular cordless phone-based operating system Android. The model is called the Motorola HS1001, it looks very strange: is not a traditional keyboard, but is equipped with touch screen. The phone supports wireless Wi-Fi, so that it can connect to your base station, as well as the home network. Motorola HS1001 go on sale first in Britain and then in the U.S. - in the second quarter of 2010. The cost of one of the first home phone based Android operating system is $ 149.

Motorola HS1001 Features:
  • Processor: DSPG Arm9 with a frequency of 240 MHz
  • Operating System: Android 1.6 (without the interface Motoblur)
  • 2.8-inch resistive touch screen with QVGA resolution
  • Memory: 256 MB ROM, 128 MB RAM
  • MicroSD-slot

Sony HDR-AX2000E: first Handycam camcorder with broad functionality and two memory cards for continuous shooting

Along with models of Handycam camcorders a new line of 2010, Sony introduces the HDR-AX2000E. Using many of the characteristics of a professional line of camcorders Sony, Handycam HDR-AX2000E expands the creative possibilities of amateur video a number of special functions. HDR-AX2000E - this is the first camcorder line Handycam, which, taking into account the needs of professional workflow, supports continuous recording on two memory cards. If a memory card is full, the camera continues to automatically record to a memory card inserted in the second slot. Cameras have memory card slots for Memory Stick PRO Duo and SD / SDHC (memory card sold separately).

HD quality images are guaranteed use of the system matrices of 1 / 3 Exmor 3CMOS ClearVid technology and image processor, Enhanced Image Processor (EIP). The model uses high-quality lens series G Lens with 20-fold optical zoom and a focal length of 29.55 mm to 590 mm (equivalent to 35 mm). The kit also includes a 1.5-fold digital enlarger, which brings even more distant objects.

Image stabilization Optical SteadyShot improved by a new active treatment Active Mode, which further reduces the effects of shake when shooting handheld. For situations where the video quality is crucial, is a new regime FX, which provides high quality video recording 1920x1080/50i at 24 Mbit / s format AVCHD.

Creative opportunities enhanced by the treatment of progressive scan 25p (25 frames per second), allows to receive images, approximate the cinematic. In the camcorder has a wide range of manual settings, which allows the operator to change the parameters taken for the realization of his creative idea. Rings independent zoom and focus, and iris rings provide manual control. Shutter speed and gain are adjusted separately. In addition, individual controls are provided for gain, white balance and shutter speed. The camera has a focus switch for easy mode selection and three switchable ND filters.

Another innovation in the line of Handycam is the fact that in addition to high-quality built-in microphone, there are two XLR connectors for external stereo microphones. The signals of internal and external microphones can be mixed, providing additional control over the main and background sound. Digital Camcorder Handycam HDR-AX2000E go on sale in February 2010.

Handycam HDR-AX2000E Features:
  • The system matrices 6.0mm (Type 1 / 3) Exmor 3CMOS, permission (for each matrix) approx. 1 120 000 points
  • Minimum illumination: 1.5 lux
  • Lens: Sony G Lens (72mm)
  • Zoom: Optical: 20x, while the Digital Extender: approx. 30x
  • Focus: Auto / Manual (ring) / one-touch Auto / Infinity, F1.6 ~ 3.4, f = 4.1 ~ 82mm, f (35mm equivalent) f = 29.5 ~ 590 mm (16:9), 36.1 ~ 722mm (4:3 )
  • Shutter speed: 1 / 3 ~ 1 / 10, 000 sec. (20 steps)
  • White Balance: Auto / Outdoor / Indoor / One click (A / B)
  • Media: Memory Stick PRO Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo, Memory Stick PRO-HG Duo HX, SD, SDHC
  • LCD screen: 3.2-inch (16:9) touch Xtra Fine LCD, 921600 pixels
  • Viewfinder: 0.45-inch
  • Interfaces: holder for accessories, jack HDMI OUT, jack VIDEO OUT, jack AUDIO OUT, plug COMPONENT OUT, headphone jack, a connector XLR x 2, connector USB (mini B / Hi-speed), plug the remote control connector DC IN

A new series of memory cards SD / SDHC and microSD / microSDHC from Sony

Sony has introduced a new series of memory cards SD / SDHC and microSD / microSDHC, which, she says, are the result of a long process of development and a series of rigorous tests.

Data transfer rate new products comply with Class 4, providing the ability to record HD-video and is fast enough to process the data well in today's compact digital cameras and camera phone.

Owners memory cards SD / SDHC and microSD / SDHC from Sony can download a free software File Rescue, allows you to quickly recover photos, music or video, damaged or deleted by mistake. In addition, a free download is available yet the program x-Pict Story, which allows the user to combine music and photos to create slideshows, and also use the file transfer to upload videos to websites such as YouTube.

Program File Rescue and x-Pict Story is also available for free download to buyers memory cards Memory Stick.

Ruler card SD / SDHC memory model includes capacity 2GB, 4GB, 8GB, 16GB and 32GB, and a series of memory cards microSD / microSDHC brought tanks 2GB, 4GB and 8GB (SD-adapter included)

Products SD and microSD go on sale in February 2010.