Canon has launched its PowerShot SX530 HS digital camera with a 50X (24-1200mm) zoom lens. The camera also offers 0cm Macro for close macro shots. It comes with advanced Zoom Framing Assist Auto which automatically tracks the subject and zooms in/out accordingly to maintain subject’s relative size in the frame. The camera takes 3 continuous shots and automatically generates 6 still images applying various compositions and filter effects, which chosen from 46 filter effects. Armed with Intelligent IS, it automatically analyses camera movement and applies the best shake correction methoD.
Snap Hinge Design
Acer One 2-in-1
Acer has launched its 2-in-1 Acer One notebook-cum-tablet device on Amazon.in. The device sports a magnetic detachable Acer Snap Hinge design for transition between modes along with a latch-free keyboard docking. The Acer One with up to 32GB of storage in the detachable screen, is powered by an Intel Atom quad-core processor. It comes in two variants — 1GB RAM and 2GB RAM versions. The 2GB RAM variant costs Rs 21,999. The device comes pre-installed with Windows 8.1 operating system. There is an optional keyboard dock with integrated hard-disk with up to 500GB of storage.
Raspberry Pi 2
The new Raspberry Pi 2 credit-card sized computer has arrived. The new version runs on a 900MHz quad-core ARM Cortex-A7 CPU with 1GB LPDDR2 SDRAM. The Pi 2 costs $35, the same as the existing Model B+ version. It is completely compatible with the older Raspberry Pi versions. “As it has an ARMv7 processor, it can run the full range of ARM GNU/Linux distributions, including Snappy Ubuntu Core, as well as Microsoft Windows 10,” said Eben Upton, CEO and Founder, Raspberry Pi in a statement. The version 2 comes with the new version 1.4 of NOOBS software.
Creative has launched its Sound Blaster Roar portable Bluetooth wireless speaker on Amazon India. The speaker weighs 1.1 kg and can play music directly from a MicroSD Card. It comes an integrated voice recorder which allows one-touch audio recording of music and voice calls directly to a MicroSD card. On the connectivity front, it comes with NFC and connects to two Bluetooth-enabled devices simultaneously. Link Security Modes allow users to select how they can connect their Bluetooth devices to cater for different usage scenarios.