+ Wednesday May 22nd, 2019

Smart Home and Wearables

NETGEAR Australia Launches Nighthawk AX8 With WiFi 6 (802.11ax) Capability

NETGEAR’s new science fiction space ship shaped Nighthawk AX8 router is now available in Australia, enabling early adopters of WiFi 6 802.11ax devices to use the next generation of WiFi right now. The new Wi-Fi 6 AX standard is based on OFDMA technology which allows better simultaneous data transfer between …

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Beats by Dre announces new Powerbeats Pro wireless earphones for music lovers and athletes

Beats by Dr. Dre has introduced new wireless earphones called Powerbeats Pro, designed to offer a claimed industry-leading battery life, exceptional fit and beautiful sound. As an Apple brand, the Powerbeats Pro earphones are first and foremost designed to work best with iPhones, but they will work on Android too. …

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JBL launches LIVE Headphone Series, with premium sound and smart features

JBL has announced a new headphone series dubbed LIVE, packed with JBL’s signature sound, a contemporary design and smart touch control features. The two models being launched locally are the JBL LIVE 400BT and 650BTNC,as the names might imply, they’re both Bluetooth headsets and the latter features active noise cancellation …

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Did Google just accidentally out a Nest branded 10 inch Smart Display

It’s often hard to tell when you “find something” unannounced online if it’s genuine, a troll or just some sort of mistake or misunderstanding, and that perfectly describes this situation. Overnight a reference to an unannounced Nest branded Google Smart Display was spotted on Google’s own hardware store page. According …

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Australians Can Alexa Enable Speakers With Amazon Echo Input

Amazon’s Echo Input device is available for purchase in Australia today. What is the Echo Input? Think of it as a much thinner Echo Dot, with the external speaker and internal speaker drivers removed. Echo Input allows people to Alexa-enable existing individual or speaker systems via an AUX 3.5mm audio …

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