teXet TX-D8400A - new DECT with special features

Thursday, August 19, 2010

Company Electronic Systems Alkotel "announced a new DECT phone teXet TX-D8400A. As the producer, as well as the previous model TX-D6250, new product specifically designed for users with impaired vision and hearing, and has a number of features. Big buttons dialer provide convenience when using the phone. Blue backlight buttons make it easier dialing in a room with bad lighting, will also help enlarge the font size on the display with blue backlight.

You can adjust the volume of admission to the tube and increase to the desired level, the user can adjust the volume during a call without interrupting it. In addition, it is possible to adjust the volume of ringing handset and base unit.

Except for the special functions listed above, the model has caller ID, phone book for 20 names and numbers, speakerphone, time display, alarm clock, find the tube, mute, polyphonic ringtones and so on.

Archos A28 - Android tablet with a 2.8-inch touchscreen

We already wrote about the Archos tablet 32 with 3.2-inch touch screen. And we now know about his "younger brother". Model Archos A28 - mini-tablet or media player - equipped with a smaller screen: its diagonal is 2.8 inches. In terms of design innovation is similar to the Archos 32: under its touchscreen touch buttons are located. Archos A28 certified the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and on its site you can find photos of the tablet and a little information about its technical characteristics.

However, the data they actually quite a bit. Mentioned only 8 GB of internal memory, 3.5 mm audio jack, support for wireless Wi-Fi 802.11 b / g / n and interface USB. And, of course, Archos A28 running operating system Android. Although it is not clear if they support tablet online store Android Market, but access to the Internet via Wi-Fi he should be. It is not known when the device goes on sale and how much it will cost, its official announcement still to come.

Fujitsu LifeBook SH530 - a compact and affordable laptop with ATI graphics

Fujitsu has introduced another notebook series LifeBook. This ultraportables Fujitsu LifeBook SH530 with 13.3-inch display. It is lightweight (weighs less than 1.99 kg) and compact, so you can take your laptop with you everywhere. Moreover, the Fujitsu LifeBook SH530 also quite productive, and is suitable even for multimedia tasks. In addition, the company hinted at his "availability", but the cost has not yet been disclosed.

Fujitsu LifeBook SH530 is built on the processor Intel Core i5-460M with a frequency of 2.53 GHz, has 4 GB of RAM and hard drive capacity of 500 GB. The advantage of the device is both a discrete graphics ATI Mobility Radeon. 13.3-inch display new items has a 1366 x 768 pixels and can display high-definition video. In addition, it can be viewed on an external monitor or TV on for HDMI. Fujitsu LifeBook SH530 enclosed in an aluminum enclosure and features a keyboard, protected against splash water, a notebook is available in black and red colors.

Great photo shoot! The new Nokia smartphone in all its glory

In a network, a large number of live photos and video smartphone Nokia C7 (Nokia C7-00). They published a Chinese resource Zol. Previously, several shots of this interesting new items have appeared, but they were far inferior quality. In addition, the device has been certified by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and there is some information from the website of the organization.

Thus, the Nokia C7 already accumulated a number of preliminary data: a candy bar with 3.5-inch capacitive touchscreen, 8 megapixel camera with dual LED flash and 1200 mAh battery.

Smartphone running the operating system Symbian ^ 3, is equipped with wireless Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, cellular phone supports the second and third generation. Novelty lies in the body with chrome trim and a metal back cover (design reminds smartphones Nokia E series). The photo device in a bronze color performance, but probably will be others.

According to unconfirmed reports, sales of Nokia C7 will start in October for around 300 euros. Announcement may take place at the event Nokia World, which will be held in September.

11.6-inch tablet WeTab Android will be released only in September

Tablet WeTab, jointly established Neofonie GmbH and 4tiitoo AG, will be available only in September. Recall receiving pre-orders started back in May, and production was to be held in July, but this did not happen. WeTab equipped with 11.6-inch touchscreen, built on Intel Atom N450 processor and runs under the operating system Android. Dimensions of the device is 295h195h15 mm, and weight - 800 grams (850 grams in a version with 3G).

Of the other characteristics of the tablet is worth mentioning 1 GB of RAM, up to 32 GB of flash memory, 1.3 megapixel camera and wireless modules Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR and Wi-Fi (802.11 a / b / g / n). In the version with support for 3G cellular networks have WeTab provides a GPS receiver and a port HDMI. The model is equipped with two USB ports and a card slot for SD / SDHC. Cost younger version WeTab be 449 euros, and the eldest - 569 euros. Until it comes to sales in Germany, but probably will come new and in other European countries.

Greener DECT from Panasonic

Panasonic has introduced a new designer series ECO DECT phones in the middle segment - KX-TG55xx. Devices made in a thin shell, supported by technology "clean sound" and a feature that reduces the power level of radio base unit for more than 90%.

New items are made in a thin lacquered case, have a large display measuring 1.8 inches with a bright blue backlight and an improved keyboard. With embossed surface with your fingers will not slip on the keys when dialing. Phone numbers are presented in 5 colors: black, white, beige, red and blue.

The new series includes four models: KX-TG5511RU (one tube in the kit), KX-TG5512RU (two tubes in the set), KX-TG5513RU (three tubes in the set) and the KX-TG5521RU with digital answering machine for 20 minutes of recording. All of them support the Russian ANI and Caller ID, have a phone book with 100 entries and feature a speakerphone, a built-in alarm clock can operate even if the sound device is disabled. Model KX-TG5512RU and KX-TG5513RU can use intercom (coupling between two tubes), copy the phone book and conference calls. Each tube can assign your own name, for example, "Kitchen", which greatly simplifies the implementation of internal calls.

Phones equipped with a key ECO mode, which can activate one touch. When the handset is not on the base unit, the signal power in standby mode can be reduced by 90%. If it is located on the base unit, the signal level is reduced by 99,9%. In addition, a new series of tubes in standby mode consume 78% less energy (0,45 Tues compared with model KX-TG7205 (2,1 W)). Phones KX-TG55xx can work 18 hours of talk time and 170 hours of standby time.

Nikon has introduced a new camera D3100.

Nikon has introduced a new camera D3100. As the producer, this is the easiest to use to date digital SLR camera with support for high-definition video. Nikon D3100 is intended for beginners in digital SLR cameras, especially for young families who want quality images, without going into details to make additional settings.

Live View mode with automatic selection of the plot - a clear and simple way to create images that simplifies the layout of the image using a 3-inch LCD screen, which is useful to those who previously enjoyed only compact cameras. The system automatically selects the optimal choice of story mode for the plot and the subject you want to impress, and Continuous Servo AF allows you to keep objects in focus, not pressing the shutter release button. Live View mode also allows to distinguish up to 35 people simultaneously, and even if people in the scene move, the camera continues to track and focus. Intelligent 11-point AF system provides fast and accurate autofocus across the frame.

Among the characteristics of the model - CMOS DX format 14.2 megapixel resolution, new EXPEED image processing system 2 and support a wide range of lenses NIKKOR (mount Nikon F). Camera has a sensitivity ISO 100-3200 with the ability to effectively increase to 12800. This reduces the likelihood of blurry images on the photographs of children's games or an evening family picnic.

Nikon D3100

New feature allows you to record movies in a format Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels). You can also perform basic editing clips directly into the camera, deleting scenes or retaining certain frames as photographs. Model D3100 is compatible with HDMI, so it can connect to high definition TV. For those users who have an intelligent mode reference with which you can learn how to configure the camera. Memory card slot supports SD, SDHC, SDXC and Eye-Fi. Dimensions are 124h96h74, 5 mm, and weight - 500 grams with battery and memory card, but without the protective cover.

The model will be available tentatively in September at a price of $ 700, depending on the configuration. The following sets:

    * D3100 18-55 II Kit - affordable kit includes the camera D3100 and lightweight lens AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55mm II with 3-fold increase.
    * D3100 18-55VR Kit - D3100 includes camera and lens with a 3-fold increase in the AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55 mm VR with vibration reduction system to reduce camera shake.
    * D3100 18-55II + 55-200 Kit - includes camera D3100, wide-angle zoom lens AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55 mm II and telephoto AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200 mm.
    * D3100 18-55VR + 55-200VR Kit - includes camera D3100, wide-angle zoom lens AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55 mm VR and telephoto AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-200 mm VR.
    * D3100 18-105VR Kit - includes camera D3100 and a powerful lens AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-105 mm VR with a 5.8-fold increase.
    * D3100 18-55VR + 55-300VR Kit - includes camera D3100, schirokougolny zoom lens AF-S DX NIKKOR 18-55 mm VR lens and a powerful wide-angle AF-S DX NIKKOR 55-300MM F/4.5-5.6G VR 5 ,5-fold increase and a telescopic focal length.

Tablet-based Google Chrome OS will be released Nov. 26

Resource Download Squad citing well-informed source said that Google has decided to release the tablet operating system Chrome OS. The manufacturer of the device is, in his words, a company High Tech Computer (HTC). This tablet will be sold in the U.S. operator Verizon Wireless. While no clear prospects for the release of this device anywhere in the other markets. It is assumed that the device is built on the chipset NVIDIA Tegra 2 and is equipped with a touchscreen display with multi-touch and a resolution of 1280x720 pixels.

Tablet is also equipped with 2 GB of RAM, solid state drive 32 GB, wireless modules Wi-Fi/Bluetooth/LTE, GPS receiver, web camera and multi-format card reader. It should highlight the existence of networks of LTE. It is not clear, this option or standard feature. The operator Verizon is currently preparing to launch a network of new generation, but the start of sales tablet expected on 26 November and it is not clear whether commercial LTE network is ready for this moment. However, the specification device - informal, and in fact may be somewhat different.

Digital SLRs Sony Alpha A55 and A33 in the official images

In the Internet there were images of new digital SLR cameras Sony Alpha A55 and A33. These models are expected to be announced in the coming days - on August 24. There are already preliminary data on the characteristics of these two new products: the Sony A55 has a 16 megapixel sensor, a light sensitivity range of ISO 100 - 12800.
This camera also supports 1080i high-definition video and high-speed shooting at 10 frames per second. Other features include Sony Alpha A55 is known about the rotary screen and built-in GPS receiver for automatic geotegirovaniya.

The second camera - Sony Alpha A33 - a lot like high-end model, but is somewhat more simple. So, she 14 Mn, rather than the 16 megapixel sensor and no integrated GPS receiver. A high-speed shooting her slowly - only 7 frames per second. In addition, two new cameras are equipped with two slots for memory cards and 15-point autofocus. While not reported, how many new items will cost.