Performance preview: MSI GS30 2M Shadow notebook and Gaming Dock

Performance preview: MSI GS30 2M Shadow notebook and Gaming Dock

FEATURE  /  09 Jan 2015

We've previously had a detailed hands-on with the MSI GS30 2M Shadow notebook and its dock. In light of MSI's recent reveal of the machine at CES 2015, we now have the performance numbers to go along with our earlier article. Find out if this unique proposition can deliver!

DTS demos new immersive surround sound format, DTS:X

DTS demos new immersive surround sound format, DTS:X

NEWS  /  09 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

At CES 2015, DTS has been busy demoing a successor to DTS-HD Master Audio, their current top-of-the-line surround sound format for the home. Enter DTS:X, the company's new object-based codec technology.

Standzout readies its Bandstand charging dock for the Apple Watch

Standzout readies its Bandstand charging dock for the Apple Watch

NEWS  /  09 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Designed to be a “nightly home” for the Apple Watch, the Bandstand holds the watch securely via an induction charging plate that goes behind the watch case.

A quick look at NVIDIA's latest mobile graphics card: The GeForce GTX 965M

A quick look at NVIDIA's latest mobile graphics card: The GeForce GTX 965M

NEWS  /  09 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

We've known that some upcoming notebooks will be packing the new NVIDIA GeForce GTX 965M. But what exactly are its specifications? We find out and more inside.

Nike's self-lacing 'Back to the Future' shoes could come out this year

Nike's self-lacing 'Back to the Future' shoes could come out this year

NEWS  /  09 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Let's face it, those hoverboard concepts that have been floating around (heh) aren't exactly what we dreamed of when we saw Back to the Future 2. But we might still get at least one piece of tech true to the movie if Nike designer Tinker Hatfield delivers on his goal to "deliver the Nike MAG in 2015 with Power Laces."

ASUS updates ROG G20 Gaming desktop with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 graphics card

ASUS updates ROG G20 Gaming desktop with NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 graphics card

NEWS  /  09 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

ASUS has updated its ROG G20 Gaming desktop with the latest NVIDIA GeForce GTX 970 graphics cards. Find out what else this small form factor PC has to offer.

Samsung's new PCIe SSD drives spotted at CES 2015

Samsung's new PCIe SSD drives spotted at CES 2015

NEWS  /  08 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

As the SATA interface connectivity is fast becoming a bottleneck, more than ever now, enthusiasts and enterprise customers are looking for ever faster options and Samsung has showcased them at CES 2015. Look out for them in the coming months!

LG shows off 8K ColorPrime 98-inch TV with mind-blowing color and detail level

LG shows off 8K ColorPrime 98-inch TV with mind-blowing color and detail level

NEWS  /  08 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

As if 4K isn't cutting-edge enough, LG also had a technical demo of an 8K TV with their latest ColorPrime technology for even more true-to-life visuals and deeper colors. We give you a glimpse of it in action.

LG's new line of monitors will make you ditch your old displays (updated)

LG's new line of monitors will make you ditch your old displays (updated)

NEWS  /  08 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

LG's introduced a new line of ultra wide monitors, and one of them is compatible with AMD's FreeSync! More details inside, including QHD+ curved screen monitors.

Gigabyte's back in the game with new entries in its notebook line

Gigabyte's back in the game with new entries in its notebook line

NEWS  /  08 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

We've just handed down the verdict for the Gigabyte P35X V3 a while back but it looks like Gigabyte's back yet again with even more entries in the P3 series of notebooks. This time, they're pulling out all the stops, with notebooks that cater to every budget.

Android 5.0 Lollipop update now available for the LG G3

Android 5.0 Lollipop update now available for the LG G3

NEWS  /  08 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

LG has just announced that Android 5.0 Lollipop will be available for the LG G3 today via an over the air update. Along with the 5.0 upgrades, G3 owners will be able to enjoy an exclusive new Android 5.0 feature called T Action. More info inside.

The Aorus X5: The world's most powerful 15 inch laptop?

The Aorus X5: The world's most powerful 15 inch laptop?

NEWS  /  08 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Introducing the Aorus X5, a 15 inch notebook with SLI NVIDIA graphics and a 4K IGZO display. Intrigued yet?

Xiaomi Mi Pad coming to Singapore soon?

Xiaomi Mi Pad coming to Singapore soon?

NEWS  /  08 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

The 7.9-inch Xiaomi Mi Pad may be making its way to Singapore soon after it is listed on IDA's Equipment Search List.

HTC unveils Desire 826 at CES 2015, available in Asia Pacific by end of January

HTC unveils Desire 826 at CES 2015, available in Asia Pacific by end of January

NEWS  /  07 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

HTC announced a new member of the Desire family, the Desire 826 which will be coming to consumers in Asia Pacific by the end of the month. It sports a 5.5-inch 1080p display, a Qualcomm Snapdragon 615 processor, 2GB RAM and a 2,600mAh battery. Hit the link to find out more.

Sharp has a 4K TV that it says is like an 8K TV

Sharp has a 4K TV that it says is like an 8K TV

NEWS  /  07 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Through clever splitting and sharing of pixels, which result in way more sub-pixels than usual, Sharp says its Aquos Beyond 4K Ultra HD TV offers better image quality than all the other 4K sets out there.

Alcatel takes a shot at Motorola, debuts an affordable smart watch

Alcatel takes a shot at Motorola, debuts an affordable smart watch

NEWS  /  07 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

That's right, for US$150, the new Alcatel Watch can easily pass off as the more expensive Motorola Moto 360 - minus some functionality. Find out how similar (or different) it really is.

Patriot announces new UHS-II EP PRO-II SDXC card

Patriot announces new UHS-II EP PRO-II SDXC card

NEWS  /  07 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Designed for UHS-II devices, the new card has read and write speeds of up to 280MB/s and 250MB/s respectively.

Trendnet announces the TEW-817DTR, a wireless travel router with swappable power plugs

Trendnet announces the TEW-817DTR, a wireless travel router with swappable power plugs

NEWS  /  07 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

With concurrent 433Mbps Wireless-AC and 300Mbps Wireless-N bands, users can quickly convert a single wired or wireless Internet connection into a shared Wi-Fi network for other wireless devices.

Dell's new XPS 13 is world's most compact 13-inch notebook

Dell's new XPS 13 is world's most compact 13-inch notebook

NEWS  /  07 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Dell went back to the drawing board to come up with a new design ID and made the smallest 13-inch notebook even more compact, lighter, powerful and has a gorgeous edge-to-edge display. Meet the new XPS 13.

Bang & Olufsen announces the launch of the BeoSound Moment at CES 2015

Bang & Olufsen announces the launch of the BeoSound Moment at CES 2015

NEWS  /  07 Jan 2015  /  2 weeks ago

Bang & Olufsen has just unveiled their new BeoSound Moment, a detachable wireless music system that features the world’s first touch-sensitive wood interface.

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The Phantom is a highly eye-catching and expensive speaker system (US$2,000 per speaker), that promises to replace full-sized speakers and deliver equivalent sound power in a tiny package, while still retaining good sonic quality. To achieve that, the speaker had to be redesigned from the ground-up with 1,527 engineering parts and is marketed as the "most dense sound in the world" considering its audio output for its physical size. You can even daisy-chain multiple Phantom speakers to fill a rather large space.

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