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MICROMAX CANVAS DOODLE 3
Micromax is expanding its Canvas Doodle phablet line-up in India. Its new Canvas Doodle 3 features a fiveinch display with FWVGA (480x854 pixel) resolution. It runs Android 4.2.2 Jelly Bean, and is a dual-SIM (GSM+GSM) phablet. It has a 1.3GHz dual-core MediaTek (MT6572) processor, 512MB of RAM, a 5MP autofocus rear camera, a 0.3MP front-facing camera, 4GB of built-in storage and an expandable memory card slot.
Price: Rs 8,500
STK SOAP 3-IN-1 BOX
STK Accessories, a division of the UK-based Santok Group, has launched power banks for Indian customers. It says its new power bank - the Soap 3-in-1 box - is compatible with smartphones. The Soap 3-in-1 is a small, light and portable power bank, suitable for iPhone 5and any other smartphone or feature phone with a micro USB connector. It has a 4000 mAh battery and a blue LED light.
Price: Rs 3,299
GENIUS HS 920 BT
This new accessory from Genius is aimed at music lovers. This headset cuts out the clutter of wires, as it connects with smartphones and tablets via Bluetooth. The headset has controls to increase or decrease the volume and to skip tracks. It has a builtin microphone for answering phone calls. It is available in five colours: black, white, pink, blue and yellow.
Price: Rs 3,000
SONY 64GB MICRO SD CARD
Expandable storage is increasingly important, so Sony has launched a 64GB micro SD card. The UHS-I class10 card is equipped with high-speed data transfer and enhanced image recovery abilities to protect avid smartphone photographers. It enables fast data transfer of up to 40MB/s - ideal for burst shooting and full HD video recording. The card's design makes it highly reliable, as it is water, dust, UV, X-ray and temperature-proof, and has a warranty of five years.
Price: Rs 5,679
SONY XPERIA M2
Sony has launched a new smartphone, the Xperia M2. It features a 4.8-inch capacitive touch display, and supports two GSM SIM cards in active mode. It is powered by 1.GHz Qualcomm quad-core processor and is paired with 1GB of RAM. It has an internal memory of 8GB, of which 5GB is useraccessible. It supports a memory card, too. It has a 2300 mAh battery and an 8MP rear camera.
Price: Rs 20,946
TOMTOM HIGH-SPEED MULTI-CHARGER
TomTom has come up with a new car charger that can be used to charge up to three devices at once. The company says its product is up to four times faster than other chargers. It is a small, sleek gadget. The company has launched a range of car chargers, including High-Speed Multi Car Charger, Fast Car Charger with Cable and Clips, Fast Car Charger, Compact USB Car Charger, and USB Home Charger.
Price: Rs 890 onwards
Courtesy: Gadgets & Gizmos