Great photos, deep dives
Sony’s RX10 ultra-compact, shockproof, waterproof digital camera carries a 24mm-equivalent Zeiss Tessar T f4.0 lens and a one-inch Exmor RS CMOS sensor with 15.3 megapixels. It can dive 10 metres deep without its housing and withstand a two-metre fall. You can shoot superslow motion video, up to 1,000 frames per second. You pay Bt24,990 and get a 32GB micro SD card too.
For the guitar fans
The Fender Newport Bluetooth speaker looks like a Fender guitar amp, right down to the classic bass, treble and volume knobs. You get 30 watts of power from two woofers and a tweeter. Portable with a rechargeable battery that lasts 12 hours and able to recharge a phone, it retails for Bt9,900.
You can afford this
Highly affordable at just Bt4,290, the Redmi Note 5A smartphone from Chinese manufacturer Xiomi features a quadcore Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor, 2GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage. It has a dedicated microSD card slot with Dual-SIM (nano+nano) capabilities, a 5.5-inch HD display with Corning Gorilla Glass, a 13MP f/2.0 rear camera, and a 3080mAh battery.
Gaming’s the name
The compact and powerful Gaming FX503 from Asus is equipped with the latest (seventh-generation) Intel Core i77700HQ processor and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 graphic card with 4GB of video memory. The notebook has 4GB of RAM and 1TB on the hard drive and comes with a 15.6-inch IPS Full HD display. The FX503 packs a highlighted WASD key group, Nkey rollover, a broad space bar, isolated arrow keys and 0.25mm keycap curves – enabling fast, accurate and comfortable control that’s essential for intense gaming sessions. The going rate is Bt29,990.
Get more from 1More
1More Quad Driver In-Ear Headphones (E1010) use four separate driver components to deliver unsurpassed clarity and dynamic power with a hires bandwidth. They also feature a streamlined anodised-finish sound chamber with perfected ergonomics, which provides exceptional comfort and noise isolation in a sleek and compact design. Grammy-winning sound engineer Luca Bignardi tuned the phones for a fully balanced and ultrarealistic soundstage. Expect to pay Bt6,300.
Republished with permission from The Nation