Every week, there are plenty of new products emerging in the consumer tech realm. At times, it becomes impossible to cover all of them. Here, we pick the new products of the week and deliver them to you in bite-size format.
LG PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier (Gen 2)
S$249, available sometime this month in Lazada and Shopee
LG has updated its PuriCare Wearable Air Purifier launched last year. Weighing 10g lighter, this second-generation smart face mask has a more seamless and ergonomic design that minimises air leakage around the nose and chin.
It comes with an automatic dual-fan airflow control as well as air purification system that uses two HEPA filters. Furthermore, it employs a microphone and a built-in speaker that automatically recognises when you are talking to project your voice out clearly. Come Oct, LG will release a companion app that connects to the face mask for tracking your breathing.
FiiO M11 Plus Ltd
S$1,199, available in AV One
Dubbed the crown jewel of portable music player since its launch, the new FiiO M11 Plus Ltd features an octa-core Snapdragon 660 chip and comes pre-loaded with Android 10 for a smartphone-like smooth user experience.
It is said to use an all-new digital audio purification system for a softer and purer audio output. Plus, it now supports third-party streaming apps like Apple Music as well as AAC codec support for Bluetooth transmission and reception for iPhone users.
Oppo Reno6 Pro 5G
S$949, available tomorrow (21 Aug) in Lazada and Shopee
The new Oppo Reno6 Pro 5G smartphone features MediaTek’s latest flagship 5G chip, the Dimensity 1200, for 22 per cent better performance and 25 per cent more energy efficient than previous models.
It has a 6.5-inch display with up to 90Hz refresh rate. Plus, it comes with a rear quad-camera system consisting of a 64-megapixel (MP) wide-angle camera, a 8MP ultra-wide-angle camera, a 2MP macro camera and a 2MP depth-sensing camera. In front, there is a 32MP selfie camera.
Razer Raptor 27
S$1,499, available in Razer Online Store
Razer’s very own gaming monitor has been updated with up to 165Hz refresh rate and new THX-Certified visual clarity. It sports a 27-inch in-plane switching panel with QHD resolution (2560 x 1440 pixels) as well as a sleek cable management stand for a more streamlined visual experience.
The gaming monitor supports both Nvidia G-Sync and AMD FreeSync Premium to ensure there is no lag or screen-tearing during your virtual battles. It has two USB-A 3.2 ports, a USB-C port, a DisplayPort 1.4 and a HDMI 2.0b port.
Creative Aurvana Trio LS
S$59, available in Creative Online Store
This latest pair of wired in-ear headphone is designed with Liquid Silicone Rubber technology, which is said to ensure more uniform and consistent movement in its drivers. As a result, the overall sound quality is improved to deliver a cleaner response across the audio spectrum.
The Aurvana Trio LS is also equipped with sawtooth sheath cables to help minimise disruptive microphonic noise. There is a built-in microphone and inline remote control for convenient calls pick-up and music playback control.