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Wednesday, 8 Feb 2012
Olympus Imaging Corporation is developing two new interchangeable lens units for Micro Four Thirds system cameras. These lenses will be launched in the summer of 2012. Prices have not been confirmed.
Tuesday, 7 Feb 2012
Codenamed Cherryville, the Intel SSD 520 Series - Intel's most robust consumer SSD to date - delivers up to 80,000 maximum 4K random write IOPS and up to 50,000 4K random read IOPS, setting new industry performance benchmarks.
The lightweight 4GB ICD-TX50 easily slots and clips onto a shirt pocket, records in either linear PCM or MP3 format, has a microSD card slot, and allows for a full hour of recording on a quick three minute charge.
Providing data rates of up to 600Mbps (300Mbps per band), the RT-N53 Black Diamond features enhanced network security with support for up to four SSIDs and allows single independent wireless networks to be created each with their own performance and security settings.
Encased in metallic silver brushed aluminum chassis, the 14-inch Ultrabook incorporates the Hi-Speed Start Technology which allows the U840 to power and run in a matter of seconds while its USB Sleep & Charge technology gives users the option to charge their smartphones even while the system is powered down.
Thermaltake adds on to its Toughpower and Smart PSU lines by introducing Toughpower 550W, 650W and 750W, as well as Smart 750W and 850W PSUs.
Friday, 3 Feb 2012
The professional inkjet printer is capable of delivering improved skin tones and accuracy in monochrome prints, as well as enable seamless switching between different types of print media.
Pentax introduces a new mirrorless system with the K-01, a camera designed by Marc Newson, a London-based industrial designer. The K-01 is compatible with Pentax's existing K-mount lenses, and will be launched in March.
Thursday, 2 Feb 2012
14 months after the release of Kinect for Xbox 360, Microsoft have released Kinect for Windows. However, they will not be supporting the device with games, instead, its intended market will be commercial clients and developers.
Designed for smartphones and tablets, it features a replaceable 2500 mAh Li-Ion battery housed in a compact credit card size enclosure.