This Diwali, give your eyes a visual treat with these gadgets
Nidhi Singal October 28, 2016
Be it a streaming dongle or a 4k panel, look beyond the mundane smartphones and wearables and gift your loved ones a visual treat.
Google Chromecast: A perfect gift for those who love to sit back and binge-watch their favourite shows with a tub of popcorn. Watching shows on Netflix and similar apps can get grander with this circular dongle, which can be plugged into a TV's HDMI port (and USB port for power) to stream ad free content seamlessly. Once paired, tapping the cast button throws content onto the bigger screen wirelessly. Google Chromecast's app ecosystem includes YouTube, Netflix, Voot, etc. Price: Rs 3,999
LG 43UF690T: This Gold Ultra HD Smart LED TV from LG has an IPS 4k panel with 8.3 million pixels for flawless pictures, offering vivid details and impeccable colour accuracy with wide viewing angles. It runs on LG's smart TV operating system webOS 2.0, and comes with a magic remote with features such as Universal Control, Pointing, Wheel, and Voice. The highlight of this 4k TV is its premium champagne gold metallic finish on the panel that makes it classy. Price: Rs 79,990
Sanyo 43-inch full HD TV: This 43-inch full HD TV from Sanyo offers sharp and crisp display with great colour reproduction and good refresh rate. The audio is loud and clear, and offers a surround sound like experience, loud enough for a big room. The cinema and music modes further enhance the output, and the speech mode comes handy while watching movies and shows with a lot of background noise or when watching content that does not have HD sound. The TV has two HDMI ports and two USB ports at the rear. Price: Rs 22,990
Portronics iLume: Capable of projecting as far as 55 inches to 120 inches, the iLume is a convenient projector. This short throw pico projector easily fits in the hand and can be mounted on a tripod anywhere in the house or even outdoors. It needs to be plugged into the power source. It provides various connectivity options including SD Card slot, HDMO port, VGA port, USB and AV port. One can play content from a laptop, pen drive, set top box and even a gaming console. It has a 500 ANSI lumens LED lamp which is good enough to project in a dark room. Price: Rs 45,000