Here’s a round up of new tech released in Thailand this week – 12 March 2018


Extra eye on the road

DrivePro 230 dashcam

The DrivePro 230 dashcam from Transcend Information Inc has a Sony Exmor sensor, allowing it to capture high-resolution images at 1080-pixel and Full HD video at 30 frames per second with extremely fine tonal gradation, even in low light.

There’s a builtin GPS receiver, a G-sensor, a high-capacity Lipolymer battery, a snapshot button and Wi-Fi connectivity. Get one for Bt5,500.

New Galaxy discovered

Galaxy S9+

Samsung’s Galaxy S9+ smartphone boasts an excellent 6.2-inch Super Amoled display with 1,440×2960-pixel resolution, good enough for HDR10 technology. You have 6GB of memory and 256GB of storage, a dual 12MP rear camera with f/1.5 aperture and an 8MP front camera with f/1.7. Expect to pay Bt37,900.

Fill the whole house

Reference RW1 Wireless

The Reference RW1 Wireless Speaker is part of the Stream Wireless Multi-Room Audio System from Klipsch with maximum acoustic output of 100dB and 30 watts of output power – 26.5 watts for the woofer and 3.5 watts for the tweeter. It’s in stores for Bt12,900.

Hear only the music

Walkman NWZX300

Sony’s Walkman NWZX300 High-Resolution Audio player is housed in an aluminium-milled frame for minimising external noise. It can play 11.2MHz DSD native files, which are tops in quality. The accompanying digital amp reduces distortion and Bluetooth connection can handle LDAC high-resolution wireless format. The going rate is Bt21,990.

Just add popcorn

Acer’s V7850 4K

Acer’s V7850 4K Ultra HD projector can turn any home into a cinema. It’s capable of a 65-inch display from two metres at 3,840×2,160-pixel resolution. The 3D DLP projector has brightness of 2,200 lumen and HDNI and HDMI 2.0 ports for connecting to movie sources. It retails for Bt109,000.

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