Asus Chromebox Review

Asus Chromebox Review

As an operating system, Chrome OS holds a lot of promise. The OS is fast and requires very little resources, making it a perfect companion for a laptop. But is it enough to lure desktop users? Asus introduced their Chromebox in the Indian market last month and the box tries to play with the Chrome […]

Nvidia unveils Maxwell architecture-based GeForce GTX 980 and 970 GPUs

Nvidia GeForce GTX 980

Nvidia today announced its top of the line GPUs – GeForce GTX 980 and 970 GPUs. The GPUs are based on Nvidia’s Maxwell architecture, which is company’s 10th-generation GPU architecture after Kepler and brings in new technologies like Voxel Global Illumination (VXGI), multi-frame sampled antialiasing (MFAA), dynamic super resolution (DSR), VR Direct and energy efficiency. […]

Qualcomm unveils Snapdragon 210, 208 processors

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Qualcomm has expanded the Snapdragon lineup with the new Snapdragon 210 and Snapdragon 208 application processors. The new Snapdragon 210 aims to bring multimode 3G/4G LTE connectivity to affordable smartphones along with Dual SIM support. Furthermore, Snapdragon 210 supports Full HD playback, HEVC codec support, Adreno 304 graphics, up to 1.1GHz clock speed, Quick charge […]

Samsung unveils Exynos 5 Octa (5430) based on 20nm node

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Samsung is continuing its Exynos aspiration with the new Exynos 5 Octa chip – the Exynos 5430. The application processor prides itself to be the first chip manufactured using the 20nm process, thus giving a boost in the performance and energy efficiency compared to a similar application processor on higher nodes. Samsung says the Exynos […]

Asus unveils Chromebox in India

Asus Chromebox

Asus has announced its Chromebox for the Indian market. Asus will sell three different SKUs in India, depending on the hardware, with a starting price of Rs. 21,000. The Chromebox is equipped with Intel’s Haswell processor, up to 4GB RAM, 16GB SSD, integrated Intel graphics, one HDMI and DisplayPort that is also capable of outputting […]

LG starts selling Chromebase in India

LG Chromebase

LG first showcased the Chromebase earlier this year at the CES and the company has now announced retail sales of it’s maiden Chrome OS powered device in the Indian market. Priced at Rs. 32,000, the LG Chromebase (22CV241) all-in-one features a 21.5-inch Full HD IPS display that has a 178 degree viewing angle and is […]

Lenovo unveils new multimode notebooks, AIOs in India

Lenovo Flex 2

Lenovo has expanded its PC portfolio with new notebooks, multimode devices and all-in-one PCs for the Indian market. The new range consists of the G40/G50 that starts from just Rs. 22,990 and bring in some decent hardware options like GIGALAN support, AMD processor and even Dolby audio. The Lenovo Z50 is a premium looking multimedia […]

21.5-inch iMac gets slightly affordable, now starts from Rs. 79,900

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Apple has made the new 21.5-inch iMac slightly more affordable with the all-in-one computer now starting from Rs. 79,900. The new 21.5-inch iMac features a 1.4 GHz dual-core Intel Core i5 processor with Turbo Boost Speeds up to 2.7 GHz, Intel HD 5000 graphics, 8GB of memory, 500GB hard drive, 802.11ac Wi-Fi, two Thunderbolt ports […]

Epson M200 All-in-one Printer

M200

Laser printers are fast and offer an amazing print quality but have a high cost print per page. Inkjets on the other hand, are cheaper but offer lower quality prints. Epson however, tries to give the best of both worlds by giving speed and lower cost per page with the M200. The M Series of […]

LG LAP340 SoundPlate

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Majority of the televisions available today prioritise picture quality over sound and rightly so because you don’t base your television purchase for its audio quality. Sound Bars tend to address this audio issue but then it does take some space. LG’s LAP340 SoundPlate on the other hand, promises to solve this with its slim, under-the-TV […]

Nvidia Battlebox Gaming Rigs arrive in India

Battlebox Gaming Rig

Nvidia announced the Battlebox concept last year to give gamers, the best possible gaming machine for their buck. Now Nvidia is expanding its program with the Battlebox rigs reaching Indian shores. Nvidia has joined hands with a set of partners in India to design and build what Nvidia calls ‘Battlebox rigs’. These new rigs are […]

Nvidia GeForce GTX Titan Z packs in two GPUs

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Nvidia unveiled a new consumer-centric graphics card at the GPU Technology Conference. The GeForce GTX Titan Z is built with two Kepler GPUs and 12GB of dedicated frame buffer memory, which is said to be apt for next-generation 5K and multi-monitor gaming. The Titan Z boasts two GK110 chips that has a total of 5,760 […]

Facebook to buy Oculus VR for $2 billion

Oculus Rift

Facebook is on a spending spree. After the Whatsapp acquisition, Facebook has confirmed to acquire Oculus VR Inc. The transcation is valued at $2 billion, which includes $400 million in cash and 23.1 million Facebook shares. Facebook will also give $300 million earn-out in cash and stock when the virtual reality company achieves certain milestones. […]

Lenovo launches ThinkCentre M73 Desktop

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Lenovo today announced an affordable and business-centric ThinkCentre M73 Tiny desktop PC. As the name suggests, the machine is really compact at 184x182x65mm and weighs around 1.3kgs. Despite its compact form factor, the ThinkCentre M73 Tiny is packed with decent computing prowess that includes processor options of Intel Core i3/i5/i7 or Pentium, up to 4GB […]

Nvidia unveils GeForce GTX 750 Ti and GTX 750 GPUs based on Maxwell architecture

gtx750ti

Nvidia has announced two new GPUs that take advantage of the new Maxwell graphics architecture. The GeForce GTX 750 Ti and GeForce GTX 750 claim to deliver more performance at low power consumption. Nvidia says GeForce GTX 750 Ti running a full HD resolution offers double the performance with half the power consumption of GeForce […]