In part 1 of our IFA show floor highlights, we bring you a showcase of Blu-ray and HD DVD, Lite-On's next generation ODD solutions for both camps and feature booths of Samsung, Toshiba, LG and Hitachi. Read on for the full coverage!
HWM's Managing Editor braved the rainy summer of Berlin, Germany to bring you the latest news from the IFA, or Internationale Funkausstellung, one of the world's largest ICT events that began since 1924. Catch the latest buzz from consumer electronic players such as Philips, LG, Sharp, Samsung and so much more.
Never mind that the venue for COMEX 2006 is not nearly as accessible as Suntec, there is no stopping throngs of eager shoppers from braving heavy rain and longer travel time to cash in on unbelievable tech savings. Check out our coverage and you might join the crowd too!
To prepare some of you who are planning to be early birds to the event, www.hardwarezone.com has touched base with several exhibitors to bring you this preview of bargains you can expect from COMEX 2006.
Behold the world's first Intel Core 2 Duo notebooks - the NEC 6200 and 6210! Unveiled at a closed door event, the notebooks from NEC are not only equipped with the latest processor from Intel, but also designed by International award-winning product designer, Jun Katsunuma, whose model-like looks are comparable to the notebook itself!
Together with the new Dopod 595, the arrival of the 838 Pro reaffirms Dopod's continuing strive towards product innovation. www.hardwarezone.com was at the launch and we were treated to more than we originally anticipated.
Six new Lumix cameras ranging from the consumer series to the prosumer class were revealed. Besides raising the standard specs, new features and an improved image processor were incorporated in some of them. The biggest highlight however, was the Lumix L1 DSLR camera - a first for Panasonic.
Included in Samsung's latest lineup at their annual roadshow was the world's smallest laser printer as well as a dazzling range of new monitors and notebooks. Their exclusive Q1 UMPC was also featured with a live demonstration. Join us as we bring you on a quick tour of the Samsung Roadshow 2006.
A hotbed for the latest technological advancements from Korea, SEK2006 also had the government's 'U-Korea Vision' and 'u-IT839 Strategies' as key agendas. Here's your chance to learn more about them and glimpse into the future of what to expect - all from our report straight from Seoul, Korea.
Pinned your hopes on getting one of those cool decked-out portable gaming machines that first debuted in the US? Start saving, as Dell will soon offer them in Asia as well. To give you a taste of what's to come, we take a look at the Dell XPS M1210 and XPS M2010, upfront and personal.
- Cooler Master announces new Resonar in-ear headphones
- Thermaltake expands Water 3.0 series with new Water 3.0 Ultimate cooling kit
- ViewQwest expands U.S. connectivity with New York point of presence
- Seagate begins shipping 8TB drives, 10TB drives not far away
- Google to buy Twitch for US$1 billion
- ASUS PadFone Mini available in Singapore from July 26 for S$399
- Kingston introduces new 960GB SSDNow V310 SSD (updated)
- Western Digital's new My Book Duo devices offer up to 12TB of storage