It’s Monday, welcome to another week! A new week means it’s time once again for a listing of products added to out main site. This week we’ve got quite a collection of assorted items like phones, monitors, GPS units, camera, video cameras and more. So read on to see what’s new and don’t forget to check out the main site where we collect reviews from sources all over the world of old and new products to help you with your purchasing decisions and to help you learn what other people, both expert and people like you are saying about a product.
We’ll start this off with a Monitor:
The NEC MultiSync E231W is an LED-backlit display that has an ergonomic stand (110mm height adjustment, tilt, swivel, pivot), and features ECO Mode, Auto Brightness with ambient light sensor, carbon footprint meter, cable management, sRGB, digital smoothing, 5-preset AccuColor control, No Touch Auto Adjust, DDC/CI, NaViSet software, Plug and Play (VESA DDC 1/2B), VESA DPMS power management, VESA mount, OSC user control and off-timer. It is an ENERGY STAR 5.0, TCO 5.0, EPEAT Gold and Windows 7 certified device. The LED-backlit panel provides performance while using 35% less power, radiates less heat, uses less packaging, weighs less, utilizes recycled plastics in its production and is free of hazardous materials such as mercury, halogen and arsenic. It is constructed with a 4-way ergonomic design (110mm height-adjust, pivot, tilt & swivel) that optimizes viewing comfort and comes with a DisplayPort which provides display connectivity and performance.
Next up is a Home Theater System:
The Onkyo CS-V645 is a mini DVD receiver system that features built-in iPod dock and USB connectivity. It also features a pair of Onkyo D-045 speakers, and supports 1080p-upscaling which provides users with an all-in-one solution without the need for a system of separate components.
Then keeping with A/V we have an A/V Receiver:
The Marantz SR5005 is a HDMI ver.1.4a AV Receiver that retails for $799.99 and features discrete 100 watts Amp x 7ch (8 ohms, 20Hz-20kHz), supports HDMI ver.1.4a 3D, ARC and Content type, with 4 inputs and one output; supports HDMI CEC, Deep Color, x.v.Color, Auto Lip Sync and Standby Pass Through (Last or selected one in menu); has front USB Audio input for iPod/iPhone digital connection or USB Memory; and supports Dolby TrueHD, Digital Plus, Prologic IIz, IIx, II, Virtual Speaker, and headphone. The Marantz SR5005 also supports dts-HD Master Audio, High Resolution Audio, ES Discete6.1, Matrix6.1, Neo:6, 96/24, Express, Neural Surround; Audyssey Dynamic Volume and Dynamic EQ; Audyssey MultEQ Auto Calibration and Bluetooth Wireless Audio Transmission Capability with option RX101.
and another in the A/V category, or actually iPod speakers:
The Boston Acoustics i-DS3 plus is a system that features full-range speakers, and is an acoustically tuned chamber for maximum bass. The system also features a wireless subwoofer, and a mini remote that puts users in control of their iPhone or iPod when connected to the system. The i-DS3 plus also features advanced drivers and patented circuitry to provides users with optimized music and sound, Composite and S-video outputs let them show off photos and videos from video-capable iPhone or iPod on any TV monitor and has an integrated universal iPod dock controls and charges all iPhone and dockable iPod models. It supports up to 100 Watts of total system power, has dual high frequency tweeters, dual high performance 3-1/2" woofers, wireless 6-inch subwoofer that goes anywhere in the listening area, BassTrac® audio processing for clean bass at all listening levels, video output for all video-capable iPhone/iPod models, auxiliary inputs for additional media players and comes with a remote control.
The Samsung HMX-E10 is a full-HD resolution digital camera that features a 270-degree swiveling lens that allows users to add their own views to their video by being able to record from just about any angle. It also features a built-in USB port function that enables users to connect the camcorder directly to any computer without added attachments like a USB cable, and share important moments wherever they are. The camera can also be charged via the USB connection. The Samsung HMX-E10 is powered by a 1/3.2 inch CMOS sensor that captures 1920×1080 full HD resolution video (30p / H.264) as well as eight mega-pixel digital still images. It also has a 2.7-inch wide, touch-screen LCD that is set vertically and features touch-screen controls, including record, stop and play.
The Samsung ST80 is a 14.2 mega-pixel point-and-shoot camera that features Wi-Fi connectivity. It features Samsung’s AllShare™ (DNLA) connectivity, and allows users to share images on the move and keep friends and family updated from anywhere at any time. The Samsung ST80 houses a 3x optical zoom as well as a large, 3.0-inch wide touch-screen, comes equipped with Samsung’s new ‘Smart Crop’ feature, that allows users to crop images taken at any angle or slant, such as banners or signs, and straighten them as if they were originally taken straight on. Users can also capture images with Samsung’s Smart Auto (Still & Movie) scene recognition technology, which automatically recognizes the user’s current shooting environment and selects the appropriate settings.
The DXG DXG-5D7V is a 3D pocket camcorder and is designed in a compact form factor that sports a pistol-grip design and flexible playback options. This allows users to view, record and playback 3D video or photos directly on the 3.2-inch LCD camcorder display. Supporting up to 16GB high-capacity SD cards, users can record hours 3D recording and take 3D 5-megapixel still images, as well as capture 2D video and pictures.
Now we have a new cell phone that was just recently launched for AT&T:
The BlackBerry Torch 9800 is a mobile phone that features a 3.2" High Resolution 480×360 pixel color touch screen display with slide-out QWERTY keyboard and optical trackpad. It also supports a Full HTML tabbed browser for "PC-like" Web browsing with tabbed browsing. This gives users access to multiple web pages at the same time and pinch-to-zoom capability. The mobile phone also supports BlackBerry Enterprise Servicer for corporate email, BlackBerry Internet Service for personal email, and Mobile Instant Messaging.
Then keeping with mobility, how about a GPS Navigation Device:
The Becker Traffic Assist Z 215 combines discerning design and sophisticated technical equipment in one device.
Whether highly accurate map views (such as high-resolution 3D views of cities, landscapes or landmarks) or helpful driving aids such as NAVTEQ Traffic Patterns, Lane Info and optimized motorway junction views, whether Becker OneShot voice control or making telephone calls via Bluetooth – the new Becker Traffic Assist Z 215 offers practical features, innovative technology and refined looks.
Equipped with the latest map data for 41 European countries and TMC Pro, the Becker Traffic Assist Z 215 will bring you reliably and quickly to your destination – meaning you can look forward to a relaxing journey!
and then finally a new laptop from Samsung!
The Samsung X125 is a notebook that supports 3D graphics with an AMD Athlon™ II Neo Processor K125 and ATI Radeon™ HD 4225 graphics. Designed in a slim glossy, black interior and bright white, matte exterior form factor, the notebook provides users with the platform to share and download favorite movies and photos. It runs Genuine Windows® 7 Home Premium operating system, and comes with security foundation and features that helps protect users and systems against malware and other forms of security threats. The notebook’s 11.6 inch LED HD 16:9 aspect ratio pane lets users enjoy games and movies without the black bands crowding the picture. Other features on the notebook include Samsung’s AllShare™ that lets users stream and play videos, music and photos on a mobile PC without installing time-consuming drivers, compatibility with DLNA-connected devices that lets users flip through photos from a camera or play videos from a PC on your TV; High-Sensitivity WebCam; Bluetooth 3.0 High Speed for data transmission speeds of up to 24 Mbps); and Samsung Recovery Solution which automatically and regularly backs up PC data to the hard drive.