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22 Jun

Grand Seiko Celebrates Nissan GT-R’s 50th Anniversary With Limited Edition Watch

Seiko’s highest division of watches, Grand Seiko (GS), has just released a new watch that celebrates the Nissan GT-R’s 50th anniversary. Matching the Japanese supercar’s high level of detail and performance, the SBGC229 uses this half-century celebration to also mark Seikos 20th anniversary for its Spring Drive technology found in its movements.   Details like a blue ceramic case and rich white dial directly reflect the Nissan GT-R 50th anniversary model — ultimately acting as a nod towards to original Skyline 2000 GT-R “Bayside Blue.” Other traits include a white crocodile strap, a GT-R anniversary emblem in 18k yellow gold set into the oscillating weight, titanium inner-case construction, and a GS-stamped crown. In terms of timekeeping, the watch boasts Seikos incredible accuracy of ±0.5 seconds per day, a power reserve of...
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11 Mar

Leica Q2 Full-Frame Camera With 47.3-Megapixel Sensor

Leica Q2 has debuted as the new entrant in the company's iconic Q series. Just like the first-generation Leica Q that was launched over three years ago, the new model packs a 28mm Summilux ASPH prime lens with an f/1.7 aperture. The Leica Q2, however, packs some upgrades, including 4K video recording support and a larger, 47.3-megapixel full-frame sensor. There is also the ability to simulate focal lengths. The Leica Q2 comes with a price tag of $4,995  and is already on sale in the US. It will reach India around mid-April, the company has announced. The design of the Leica Q2 is reminiscent of the original Leica Q full-frame camera that was unveiledback in June 2015. There is a classic build that comes...
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13 Dec

DJI Osmo Pocket Launched as ‘World’s Smallest 3-Axis Stabilised Camera’

DJI Osmo Pocket is the latest imaging accessory by the Chinese drone manufacturer that is designed to take on GoPro's Hero series. The new offering is touted to be the world's smallest three-axis stabilised camera. It comes in a 4-inch tall body and sports a 1/2.3-inch sensor that is capable of recording 4K video. DJI has also provided dual microphones to record stereo audio while capturing video 4K footage. The three-axis mechanical gimbal on the Osmo Pocket compensates for shake and movement using a mechanical stabilisation. Also, the 116 grams of weight makes the new camera a pocketable device that can be your companion during travels and adventures. It is already available for pre-orders through the online DJI store, DJI...
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12 Dec

Huawei FreeBuds 2 Pro Wireless Earbuds

Ever since the launch of the AirPods, the market has been flooded with similar products all trying to outdo Apple. The latest entrant comes from Huawei in the form of the FreeBuds 2 Pro, which supports wireless charging and is equipped with 13mm drivers. The wireless earphones have been launched in China, the earphones are available to purchase from Vmall, Tmall, Sunning.com, and JD.com. There is no official word regarding an Indian launch as of now. The Huawei FreeBuds 2 Pro sports a design reminiscent of Apple's AirPods and supports Bluetooth 5.0. The earphones ship with a charging case. Huawei claims the earphones can last up to 2.5 hours on a single charge with the included wireless case providing an additional 15 hours...
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25 Mar

Land Rover Explore Android Smartphone

Bullitt Group and Land Rover recently introduced the Land Rover ‘Explore’ — the first car-branded ‘ruggedized’ smartphone designed primarily for active travelers who go to places with challenging environmental conditions. The Explore has protection against water, dust, heat and accidental falls. The handset also has a prolonged battery life as well as protection against extreme temperatures and thermal shock.     Another key feature of the Explore is the touchscreen, which can be used with wet fingers and while wearing gloves, which is essential for phones intended to be used primarily outdoors. In addition, the phone is equipped with a highly precise GPS system, special SOS flashlight, compass and map specifically designed for off-road vehicles. The phone is a collaboration between Land Rover and Bullitt Group,...
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