Hardware

TiVo Corp., a pioneer in entertainment technology has rolled out TiVo BOLT OTA for an antenna. It is a new over-the-air (OTA) set-top box integrated with a 4K Ultra High Definition (UHD) capacity and offering high-end Live TV viewing experience. The rise of OTA devices in the market pushed TiVo to come up with a solution that seamlessly blends attributes of Live TV, online channel streaming and digital video recording. With the introduction of BOLT OTA, the company is replacing the Roamio OTA box. “TiVo BOLT OTA is the perfect solut...
Qualcomm Inc.’s (NASDAQ: QCOM) subsidiary, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., rolled out a new chipset, Snapdragon Wear 3100, designed specifically for Wear OS infrastructure. On September 10, 2018, the company made an official announcement about the new processor at an event in San Francisco. At the launch event supported by Google, the chipset maker emphasized that the new Qualcomm processor for Wear OS would allow the customers to enjoy the blend of fashion watch, smartwatch, sports watch and an analog watch on a single Android wearable...
Samsung Electronics lifted the curtains from its first 85-inch 8K QLED TV in a press conference at Internationale Funkausstellung Berlin (IFA) 2018, Berlin. It released a full range of 8K Q900R series TVs available in four big sizes – 65”, 75”, 82” and 85”, each of them packed with 8K AI Upscaling technology. “We’re thrilled to introduce the Q900R to consumers and are confident that they will experience nothing short of brilliance in color, clarity and sound on our new 8K-capable models,” said Jongsuk Chu, Senior Vice President of Vi...
Swiss-based Logitech (NASDAQ: LOGI) introduced its and vertical mouse, MX VERTICAL last week. The company claims it to be the most advanced ergonomic vertical mouse solution featuring an excellent combination of science-based ergonomic design principles and top-class performance of Logitech MX series. The MX VERTICAL Advanced Ergonomic Mouse is designed to elevate productivity by decreasing forearm muscle strain as well as wrist pressure and form an upright hand posture while working on a computer. Keeping all these highlighted ergo...
Amazon is leaving little or no room for competitors to invade your living space, especially the entertainment zone. Launched in June this year, Amazon Fire TV Cube is just the right product flourishing on this ambition. Fire TV Cube is Amazon’s first hand-free media streaming player powered by Alexa, available for $119.99. After spending over a month with the device, here is a hands-on review of the Fire TV Cube. Fire TV Cube Review: Design Contrary to the name, the Fire TV Cube is not exactly cuboid in shape. Its dimensions ...
NVIDIA Corp. on Monday officially announced its most powerful graphics cards, GeForce RTX 2000 series at Gamescom 2018. The company unveiled three next-generation, premium GPUs named GeForce RTX 2070, GeForce RTX 2080 and GeForce RTX 2080 Ti. The all-new GeForce graphics cards are built on the latest NVIDIA Turing architecture and a radical RTX platform.  The RTX 2000 graphics cards blend together real-time ray tracing technology, artificial intelligence, and programmable shading to offer up to six times faster performance when compa...
Intel Corporation’s 9th generation processors could surface in the market earlier than expected, while the company has delayed the launch of its 10-nanometer Cannon Lake chips until next year. WCCFTech alleges that Intel might launch three of its mainstream desktop processors in Core 9000 series on October 1, 2018. According to a confidential note secured by HKEPC Hardware, the new Intel 9th generation processors will reportedly arrive with more cores and have faster functionality. The credit for the enhanced performance of the new p...
Corning Gorilla Glass, an integral component of premium smartphones, has moved a step ahead for delivering the highest durability. Corning Inc. (NYSE: GLW) yesterday unveiled a new cover glass, Gorilla Glass 6 in a press event at the company's Sunnyvale, California office. The newly composed Gorilla Glass is made to match modern design demands and performance expectations from a new mobile device. According to a survey, people drop their phones at least seven times in a year, the company tweeted. It added that 70 percent times the ph...
Facebook Inc. enters the club of tech companies developing their own artificial intelligence (AI) chip. The social network giant hired Shahriar Rabii as its Vice President and Head of Silicon this month, reports Bloomberg. He will probably report to Andrew Bosworth, the company’s Head of Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality. Facebook now follows the footprint of the Silicon Valley suite building own chips. The tech cluster comprises of iPhone maker Apple Inc., Alphabet Inc.’s Google, pioneer of Prime culture, Amazon.com Inc. and Chi...
Apple Inc. silently integrated the much-anticipated upgrades into the MacBook Pro line-up. Keeping the basic hardware design intact, Apple touted several internal developments in the 13-inch and 15-inch 2018 MacBook Pro models, in a statement released yesterday. Both 2018 MacBook Pro models are integrated with all-new and faster Intel processors to match the advanced expectations of professionals and developers from an Apple device. In addition, new MacBook Pro is integrated with the third-generation keyboard for quieter typing.  “T...