Onkyo DP-X1A Review Singapore

With the music industry moving into high-resolution audio, many manufacturers are now jumping onto the bandwagon. Several digital audio players capable of playing audio files up to 24-bit 192kHz or even 32-bit 384kHz have been released in the past few years. The DP-X1A is an update to the previously released Onkyo DP-X1 which was released in 2016. Compared to MP3s and even CD audio, High-resolution audio (HRA) offers a much higher level of details and dynamic range, which promises to produce more realistic-sounding music close to what the producers hear…

Casio launches new 4K UHD projector

The new crystal bright 4K Ultra-High Definition (UHD) projector XJ-L8300HN is Casio’s first product in the market of high-resolution, high-brightness business projectors for lifelike images that will bound to impress your bosses or clients in the next meeting. The 4K UHD XJ-L8300HN projects images of approximately 8.3 million pixels and is equipped with the latest 4K UHD DLP® 0.66” chip, with a crystal brightness of 5,000 lumens and an estimated lifespan of 20,000 hours. Besides the 4K UHD projector, Casio has also expanded its line-up of Ultra Short Throw series with 3…

New Bose SoundLink Revolve gives you 360 sound outdoors

It has been a few years since we saw a proper update to the Bose SoundLink series of speakers and today the company has unveiled its portable speaker for the summer. Called the Bose SoundLink Revolve and Revolve+, both speakers give you 360° sound for consistent, uniform coverag – much like the smaller Google Home speaker. The speakers are also IPX4 – the second water-resistant speaker from Bose after the SoundLink Color Series II – so you can place it beside the sink or pool without any worries. Bose claims that…

DJI announces new Phantom 4 Advanced drone

DJI – the chinese drone’s company – has just announced a more affordable version of its Phantom 4 Pro drone. Called the Phantom 4 Advanced, the new drone looks identical to the Phantom 4 Pro (US$1,499) with similar features at a lower price point. In the Advanced version, DJI has included a new 1″ 20MP sensor camera that is cable of shooting 60 fps 4K video (with mechanical shutter and adjustable aperture) and capturing 20MP photos. The Phantom 4 Advanced also supports new automatic flight modes including Gesture, TapFly, ActiveTrack…

LG G6 Review Singapore

When i met up with LG mobile’s representatives a few weeks ago for a preview of the LG G6, I could sense the underlying confidence that the company has with the launch of its latest smartphone. That was the same week LG’s largest Android phone competitors – Samsung and Huawei – launched their own flagship phones: the Galaxy S8/S8+ and P10/P10 PLUS respectively. One came equipped with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 processor while the other forges ahead with a camera that it co-branded with Leica. If LG is rattled…

Onkyo Launches DP-X1A High-Resolution Audio Player, LS7200 3D Soundbar System and NCP-302 Wireless Speakers

Onkyo Singapore has launched three new products—The DP-X1A High-Resolution Audio Player, LS7200 3D Soundbar with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, and the NCP-302 Wireless Speaker with multi-room support. The launch was held on 29 Mar at the Nigiro Cafe at the Esplanade. DP-X1A The DP-X1A is Onkyo’s latest high-resolution digital audio player (DAP) which builds upon the previous DP-X1. It supports playback of up to 11.2MHz Direct Stream Digital (DSD) and up to 24-bit 384kHz FLAC/WAV files.Playback of MQA is also supported on the DP-X1A, and it has support for up…

The new Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8+ are here

The launch of the new Galaxy S8 and S8+ is Samsung biggest product announcement since its Note 7 recall a year ago. It is also one of the most anticipated Android phone launches of the year with many looking to see if the Korean handset manufacturer could still innovate and bounce back from the fiasco. While much has already been leaked about the S8 and S8+, here is everything you have to know about Samsung Galaxy Unpacked 2017 event in New York. The event began with DJ Koh, Samsung’s president…

Huawei to launch the new HUAWEI P10 series in Singapore

Huawei will be launching its highly anticipated flagship phones – the HUAWEI P10 and HUAWEI P10 PLUS – in Singapore on 31st March 2017. The event to be held at the Ion Orchard Event Plaza will include special appearances by renowned fashion designer Datuk’ Professor Jimmy Choo Yeang Keat OBE and Managing Director of Leica Camera Asia Pacific, Mr Sunil Kaul. To showcase the P10 series’ camera, there will also be a gallery exhibit of portraits shot on both the HUAWEI P10 and HUAWEI P10 Plus. The latest P10 and…

Insta360 Nano Review

If you’re an avid user of Facebook, you must have seen various 360 videos posted by friends or brands on your news feed. Such videos allow you to capture a 360 degree view of your surrounding which you can then navigate either via a VR headset or simply by moving your phone along or swiping with your fingers. While there are several other 360 cameras in the market (like the Ricoh Theta, Samsung Gear 360 and LG 360 Cam), the Insta360 Nano has the most unique form factor and is the most affordable…

beyerdynamic Launches the Xelento Remote Audiophile In-Ear Headphones at CanJam Singapore 2017

beyerdynamic Asia has launched a new pair of in-ear headphones at the Singapore edition of CanJam 2017, held at the Pan Pacific Hotel. Dubbed the Xelento Remote, it is officially unveiled by Mr. Kamal Mahtani, the Director of Sales and Marketing for beyerdynamic Asia on the first day (11 Mar) of CanJam Singapore 2017. The Xelento Remote is positioned as “Audiophile Piece of Jewellery”, it features miniaturised versions of beyerdynamic’s Tesla drivers which has a significantly stronger magnetic field than normal headphones. This allows the Xelento Remote to present every nuance of your…