What's hHappening in India........

What's happening in India.............

Friday, June 26, 2015

ENRG Launches Speaker LED Bulbs, EMIT

ENRG, a complete consumer & lifestyle electronics company proudly announces EMIT-music bulbs (LED bulb + inbuilt speaker) at an affordable price for the first time in India.
EMIT can be plugged into any standard CFL socket and is easy to plug & play. The light comes with high brightness and low power consuming LED bulb.
To listen to melodious numbers, all that you need to do is to switch on the Bluetooth of your Smartphone or any mobile device and play music. The Bluetooth of EMIT gets switched on by default once the bulb is switched on and one just need to pair it with the mobile device.
“EMIT” with a unique combination of class and utility is perfect for home, offices, bars, restaurants, hotels, airports, design studios, anywhere you just name it. This is the first time in India that we have launched speaker LED bulbs and we see a rise in demand for such products that can act as great gift items as well,” said Nikul Raj Gupta, CEO, ENRG.
The light and the speaker can be controlled independently by a multi-function infrared remote that runs on a two AAA size batteries and included in the package. You can use the bulb only and keep the speaker off just by not pairing with the Bluetooth and the mobile device or you can only listen to the music and keep the bulb switched off using the remote. The remote can control the luminosity of the light—the luminosity can be increased eight steps up or down as per requirement—change music track, switch it on or off. The stereo speaker has a loud output of 10 watt while the light requires voltage output of 100v-240v.
Pricing and Availability:
The ENRG Emit is priced at an MRP of Rs 2,490. All ENRG products come with a seven day replacement and warranty of one year. The products are available at ENRG e-commerce store, www.enrg.in.

PNY Launches the Mini HP v160 USB 2.0 Flash Drive

PNY Technologies® Inc. (“PNY”) world renowned manufacturer of USB and Memory products announced the release of the new and compact HP v160. The HP v160 offers a convenient way to store, share and transfer all your digital media, files like photos, videos, music and more. The v160 comes in a secure plastic casing with classic blue and white pattern. The rectangular structure and easy grip makes it convenient to plug into the USB port with no hassle.
The HP v160 is designed with a protective cap to protect your files from any external damage. For additional protection the drive is resilient towards dust and water, which allows you to use the drive during all types of projects. The drive features a strap hole located at the head of the top of the drive to enhance mobility. Mobile straps can be used to create a stylish accessory or you can simply attach it to your Key chains, backpacks or wallets.
The HP v160 measures 10 mm x W 16mm x L 35mm (HWL) and weighs only 4.3fram, so it will be easy slip into your pocket. Although this drive is petite, USB 2.0 specification allows it to perform high speed transfers of files in seconds. You can store dozens to hundreds of files on this tiny drive with storage capabilities ranging from 8GB to 64GB.
It works smoothly with Windows 2000/XP/Vista/Windows 7, 8, Mac OS: 10.3 and above operating system. PNY promised limited warranty of 2 years within the date of purchase.

Silicon Power Introduces High Capacity Power Banks

Catering to the increasing demands for fast and safe charging for mobile devices, SP/ Silicon Power, the world’s leading provider of memory storage solutions, today announces the launch of its brand new power banks - Power S102 and Power S82, with high capacity of 12000mAh and 8000mAh respectively. In addition to high quality Li-Polymer battery cells, S102 and S82 feature textured rubber back cover that prevents slipping and scratching your devices, and makes it easy to hold. Moreover, users can enjoy a real worry-free mobile life with the S102 and S82 safety protections compliant with highest international standards.
Unique Design of Anti-Slip Rubber Cover, Easy and Faster Charging
SP puts great efforts into product design to make Power S102 and Power S82 more user-friendly and modish. The Silicon Power professional team expresses, “The front side of S102 and S82 mimics a smartphone’s back cover, allowing an easier and more comfortable touch of holding. The special-textured rubber back cover provides slip resistant and scratch-resistant functions, and makes it a good heat insulator. So users can put their device on the power bank stably and safely.” Power S102 and Power S82 are available in two charming designs – one is a vivid combination of black and red and the other shows elegance with white and grey. With the creative and exquisite design, S102 and S82 are definitely an ideal solution for businessmen or travelers on the go.
As more and more people rely on a smartphone or tablet for accessing online services or watching videos, battery charging has become one of the main concerns. Power S102 and Power S82 feature high capacity Li-Polymer battery of 12000mAh and 8000mAh, and both of them can be applied to various mobile devices, including smartphones and tablets. Take S102 for example, it can fully charge iPhone 6 around 4.4 times and enables more than 500 charge cycles so that heavy users will no longer worry about their smartphones running out of juice quickly. Moreover, they are equipped with 2.1A output and dual USB ports to deliver fast charging for two devices simultaneously. You will enjoy a fast and efficient experience in power charging.
Multiple Safety Protections, More Fun on the Go
S102 and S82 offers additional benefits: The “10-second Power Saving Mode” that the power banks will turn off automatically in ten seconds when devices are fully charged; Moreover, multiple mechanisms work to protect the power bank and your valuable device including Over Current Protection (OCP), Under Voltage Protection (UVP), Over Voltage Protection (OVP) and Short Circuit Protection (SCP) to ensure better safety and durability for long-term use. The built-in intelligent “4-level LED indicator” let users tell the charging status easily at a simple glance. Also, “Plug and Charge” enables S102 and S82 to start charging as soon as users plug something in and there is no need to fiddle with a switch to get things running. Moreover, S102 and S82 are also certified by FCC, CE, BSMI and compliant with European RoHS directives and other certifications worldwide. They both come with a warranty of 13 months and product liability insurance up to USD 10 Million. Power S102 and Power S82 not only satisfy users with outstanding features but also make great effort to deliver the power with total safety.

HP and FireEye Announce First of its Kind Global Alliance for Advanced Threat Services

HP (NYSE: HPQ) and FireEye, Inc. (NASDAQ: FEYE) today announced a first of its kind, go-to-market partnership to make incident response, compromise assessment and threat detection offerings available to HP Enterprise Services’ most strategic clients globally.
Customers will benefit from HP Enterprise Services’ unparalleled global reach, portfolio of world-class security service offerings, including a comprehensive suite of security remediation services underpinned by FireEye’s advanced threat detection, intelligence, methodologies and incident response expertise. The companies will develop an industry standard reference architecture providing customers with a blueprint for advanced threat protection services and incident response capabilities.
Together, HP Enterprise Services and FireEye will jointly go to market with these offerings:
  • - Global Incident Response from HP and Mandiant will investigate, assess and resolve cyber security events ranging from single-system compromises to enterprise-wide intrusions by advanced attack groups that span hundreds of thousands of systems.
  • - Advanced Compromise Assessment from HP and Mandiant is a vital step in answering the most important question for every enterprise, whether or not they have been breached. This offering provides HP Enterprise Services strategic customers with the most advanced compromise assessment in the industry and is the first step in transforming their IT security program.
Both these offerings are built around the best practices established by Mandiant and are based on key learnings from a decade of responding to sophisticated attacks and the world’s highest profile breaches.
“This partnership with HP extends FireEye’s growing influence in cyber security by bringing the expertise of our Mandiant team, the power of our threat intelligence resources, and the capabilities of FireEye as a Service and other offerings to one of the world’s leading providers of IT and security services,” said Dave DeWalt, FireEye CEO and chairman of the board. “By partnering with HP to provide new advance threat defenses, FireEye can deliver our unmatched combination of technology, intelligence and expertise to some of the largest organizations in the world.”
“HP is committed to addressing the evolving IT needs of customers, and this partnership with FireEye targets a critical priority – protecting our customers’ critical information assets from advanced cyber-attacks, supporting our strategy to be a world-class provider of security services,” said Marshal Correia, vice president & general manager, Enterprise Services, HP India. “This partnership strengthens HP’s already extensive security portfolio spanning enterprise security products, security consulting and managed security services. Together with FireEye’s industry-leading technology, intelligence and expertise, we are enabling our clients to update their defenses with the most advanced cyber security protection available today.”

Monday, June 22, 2015

PNY launches 6ft Apple Lightning Charge

PNY world renowned manufacturing giant for USB and Memory products, has officially announced the debut of their new multi-purpose 6ft Apple Lightning charge and sync cable. Now you can charge all your iPod devices without worrying about knots and tangles with the convenient 6ft long cable. It can easily connect and charge your iPhone, iPad or iPod devices’ battery life or sync with your ITunes media library. The PNY Lightning Charge and Sync Cable is 6 ft in length (twice the length of standard OEM cables) and has two connectors, a Lightning compatible connector, and a standard USB 2.0 connector for simple syncing connectivity. Simply plug your device into any wall charger adapter, power bank

or computer USB port for easy charging compatibility. Constructed with the highest quality materials, the ultra-light weight and flexible cord lets you carry this cable whenever you are on the go. It supports any standard USB port on your PC, laptop or charging adapter. The 6ft Lightning Charge and Sync Cable ensures a quick and efficient charge and provides the extra juice for your precious mobile devices.
Works with lightning compatible iPhone, iPad, and iPod.
Use for charge and data sync through USB.
6ft length for comfortable use.
The PNY 6ft Apple Charge and Sync Cable is available in white colour cable and is backed with a warranty of 1 year from the date of purchase.
For more information log on to: (http://www.pny.com.tw/index.php?mode=product)
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New Lenovo™ ideacentre™ Stick 300

Lenovo announced the company’s first compute stick, the Lenovo™ ideacentre™ Stick 300. Designed for consumer usage in the home and on-the-go, the new pocket-sized compute stick is powerful enough for entertainment and web browsing, while affordable enough for existing PC owners to justify owning a second or third mobile PC option. The ideacentre™ Stick 300 expands the mobile computing experience and options for savvy shoppers and is suitable for use in the home, dorm or office, while simultaneously offering portability and convenience for travelers.

Thumbs Up on Price
For the wallet friendly starting price of US $129, this plug and play technology can transform almost any HDMI compatible TV or monitor into a fully functioning Windows-based PC. The ideacentre™ Stick 300 does not look like a traditional computer, but it performs like one once a 2.4GHz wireless keyboard and mouse are added.

Transforming the Computing Experience
Imagine transforming the traditional TV in a vacation rental into a smart multi-media hub, capable of streaming a movie, video chatting with relatives or editing a work document on the fly. Convert the dusty monitor lurking in a spare bedroom into a web-enabled homework station, or transform a coveted man-cave into a home cinema.

Worthy of being crowned the “mini-me” of the traditional desktop PC, the pocket-sized ideacentre™ Stick 300 measures only 15 mm thin, boasts Intel® Atom™ Processor Z3735F, 2G of memory and 32G of storage. It will initially ship with Windows 8.1 but will be available for a free upgrade to Windows 10 starting on July 29. Fully enabled with WiFi and Bluetooth 4.0, the ideacentre™ Stick 300 provides the connectivity you need to power up at any time.

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Samsung announced the first 4TB USB-powered single drive solutions to come in 2.5" cases

Samsung HDD, a division of Seagate Technology, announced 4TB M3 Portable and the P3 Portable external hard drives, which are the first 4TB USB-powered single drive solutions to come in 2.5" cases in the world.

"Previously only attainable in desktop or bulky multi-drive internal designs, we can now achieve a 4TB capacity in a compact drive thanks to the latest Samsung HDD technology," said Dave Klenske, director of product line management, Samsung HDD. "By going to a single drive solution, we can power the drive through just a USB connection while fitting it into a case that is only a 1/10 of an inch thicker than our 2TB drive. They are the perfect lightweight drives for notebook computer owners who need to access media collections too large to fit on traditional internal storage options."

The 4TB Samsung M3 Portable and the Samsung P3 Portable drives measure 0.78 inches thin and weigh only 8.3 ounces and operate at USB 3.0 speeds without requiring any external power supplies.

"The Spinpoint M10P 4TB hard drive enables this innovation with the highest aerial density, 800GB per disk in the world," said Doug DeHaan, general manager, Samsung HDD division. "With consumer demand for external storage capacity continuing to grow, the P3 and M3 4TB answer the increasing appetite for storage and are positioned to lead future capacity needs from the market."

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Genius Launches new range of wireless keyboard/mouse combo products

GeniusImg-comboIncreased penetration of mobile devices in our everyday life, demands that our accessories and peripherals are flexible too, without sacrificing on the comfort and functionality. Getting tied to workstations with fuddy-duddy, wired accessories is so old school! Now, jump on to the wireless bandwagon with Genius’s all new offering, the Micro Traveler 9000R – funky, super mini infrared mouse and the Slimstar8000ME – ultra slim, multimedia wireless keyboard/mouse combo ; packing comfort, superior performance and sleek design Micro Traveler 9000R – This funky looking, super mini mouse from Genius is the world’s smallest rechargeable infrared mouse. Measuring only 68 mm, it easily fits into your pocket and is perfect for the on-the-move user. The mouse combines 1200dpi with a super efficient 240 mAh lithium polymer battery, which lasts upto four weeks per charge. Sporting a Stick-N-Go mount design, the 9000R can be easily attached to a notebook and carried everywhere, be it meetings or studying. A two-in-one slot acts as storage for the pico receiver and the Stick-N-Go mount. The Micro Traveler 9000R is available in 3 vibrant colors – Pink, Black and White and is priced at Rs 1350 /-
Slimstar 8000ME - This is a newly designed wireless keyboard/mouse combo that brings efficiency, simplicity and elegance to your lifestyle. The 2.4 GHz ensures anti-interference and greater operational distance. SlimStar features an ultra slim keyboard design, with innovative keycaps for great tactile feedback. In addition, a spill resistant design protects the keyboard from accidental spills. The wireless mouse has 1000 dpi optical tracking technology so you can navigate web pages or documents effortlessly, and the mouse is ergonomic designed to provide great working efficiency and performance. The Slimstar 8000 ME is priced at Rs 1100/-
Commenting on the launch, Mr Gaurav Mathur, Country Head (India), Genius, said, ‘We are one of the leading players in the keyboard and mouse segment in India. With the launch of the Micro Traveler 9000R and Slimstar 8000ME, we have demonstrated our commitment to be among the top 3 players soon. Sleek and user friendly design, superior performance and an affordable price point, make Genius products an irresistible combination. We are positive that our customers and channel partners would love our new offering.’

Wednesday, June 10, 2015

ViewSonic Introduces New Professional Ultra HD 4K Monitor


ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of visual solution products, introduces its new line of Ultra HD monitors. The VP2780-4K is ViewSonic’s flagship Ultra HD monitor is designed with a professional grade panel and connectivity. Building upon its award-winning display heritage, ViewSonic’s new Ultra HD monitors meet the needs of color-critical multimedia design professionals.
The 27” VP2780-4K offers an ultra-high 3840 x 2160 4K UHD resolution. The SuperClear™ IPS display technology provides a consistent and true-to-life image from any viewing angle. It delivers the ultimate color performance with 100% sRGB color coverage. The VP2780-4K has 10 bit color, 14 bit processing, 3D LUT and Delta E≤2 color accuracy which renders the image on display and print-out as accurately as it is on camera. Each display is individually calibrated and manually adjusted for greater color accuracy as part of the production process to ensure a perfect image quality. The VP2780-4K also offers five gamma settings, Gamma 1.8, 2.0, 2.2, 2.4, to 2.6 to deliver optimized color performance and contrast ratio for graphic design, video editing, photography production, and more.
ViewSonic’s MultiPicture functionality allows for efficient multitasking by providing simultaneous viewing of up to four split windows. MultiPicture supports Picture-in-Picture (PIP) and Picture-by-Picture (PBP) for multitasking and simultaneously viewing of up to 4 video sources at 1080p Full HD resolution. MultiPicture also supports equally split images from top to bottom (4K1K), from left to right (2K2K) and in 21:9. It features future-proof HDMI® 2.0 to support 3840x2160 content at 60Hz, the VP2780-4K also includes advanced DisplayPort, dual MHL, and 4-port USB 3.0 connectivity. With MHL, the VP2780-4K enables users to connect compatible mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets.
ViewSonic’s proprietary Eco-mode energy-saving feature is built into the VP2780-4K. Eco-mode adjusts brightness of the display thereby reducing power consumption to reduce running costs and prolong the life of the display. The ENERGY STAR Most Efficient mark is an extension of the ENERGY STAR brand and is designed to recognize and advance the most efficient products among those that qualify for ENERGY STAR. The ViewSonic VP2780-4K has been designated as one of the Most Efficient ENERGY STAR certified products in 2015. As for EyeCare functions, the VP2780-4K comes with Flicker-Free and Blue Light Filter technology. The Flicker-Free technology completely eliminates screen flickering by integrating DC-modulation LED backlights, and will positively impact the comfort and eyesight of users. ViewSonic Blue Light Filter technology can be adjusted to 100 levels, lowering the amount of blue light output and protecting viewers from the possible side effects of blue light with little or no compromise of color. ViewSonic's Blue Light Filter reduces blue light by up to 87%. The VP2780-4K allows users to adjust the amount of blue light emitted from the screen enabling longer viewing times and increased eye comfort for work and multimedia applications.
“With more UHD content now available and consumers showing increased interest of using Ultra HD displays at work and at home, ViewSonic is harnessing two decades as a leader and innovator in displays to deliver a complete portfolio of Ultra HD monitors,” said Max Hsu, PM Director for ViewSonic Asia Pacific. “ViewSonic the VP2780-4K advanced in terms of its features, plus the Most Efficient ENERGY STAR certified and praise from media, is to deliver stunning 4K Ultra HD definition experience for color-critical applications”

Thursday, June 4, 2015

Kingston Releases USB Type-C Flash Drive


Kingston, the independent world leader in memory products, today announced the release of DataTraveler® microDuo 3C USB Flash drive. DataTraveler microDuo 3C has a dual interface that works with both standard USB Type-A (3.1, 3.0, 2.0) and USB Type-C™ ports. USB Type-C is an up and coming reversible connector standard that allows for slimmer and sleeker devices in the future. It enables a single port to function as a point for data transfer, video output, charging and even power external devices
DataTraveler microDuo 3C is an ideal way to provide up to 64GB of extra storage for the very latest smartphones, tablets and Mac computers while also working with current generation devices. Shipping later this month, the simple plug-and-play drive offers fast USB 3.1 performance with read speeds up to 100MB/s and write speeds up to 15MB/s. The lightweight and small-form factor DataTraveler microDuo 3C complements portable devices and is easily transportable.
“DataTraveler microDuo 3C has a dual interface that accommodates both USB Type-A and USB Type-C ports to give users easy access to the latest USB interface,” said Nathan Su, Flash Memory Sales Director, APAC Region, Kingston. “Our drive provides more storage, features fast data transfer speeds and helps make the new technology more accessible to consumers.”
In addition to the DataTraveler microDuo 3C, Kingston will soon ship its next-generation DataTraveler Micro 3.1. As one of the world’s smallest USB Flash drives, it is perfect for adding more storage to tablet PCs, slim notebooks, car audio systems and more while barely increasing the size of the device’s footprint. DataTraveler Micro 3.1 will be available in 16GB to 64GB capacities.
DataTraveler microDuo 3C is backed by a five-year warranty, free technical support and legendary Kingston reliability.
For more information visit www.kingston.com.

Wednesday, June 3, 2015

PNY to celebrate 30th Anniversary_launches “Snap a photo with PNY” Facebook contest

PNY Technologies is pleased to announce the “Snap a photo with PNY” Facebook contest as a way of celebrating their 30th anniversary at its 2015 Computex Booth#J0210. To commemorate this special event, PNY will hold this contest for visitors attending our live event, which will be held from 3:00-4:00pm, June 2 to June 6, 2015 at Computex 2015 in Taipei Nangang Exhibition Hall. Visitors who upload PNY booth photo successfully on their personal Facebook page can get our limited gift bag, and win a chance to win through a lucky draw and win limited (6pcs/day) prizes! The drawing rate is 100%.

To get a chance to win the lucky draw, simply whip out your cell phone and click a photo of yourself with PNY booth (J0210) at the Computex 2015, and upload it at PNY Asia Facebook Fan page (https://www.facebook.com/pnyasia?ref=ts&fref=ts).  Contestants can also upload on PNY India Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/PNYIndia?ref=hl), along with the caption titled.PNY shiny 30 with you.”

Hurry and visit the PNY booth this year and you could walk away with special prizes from it!

PNY Technologies is proud to be a participant of Asia’s largest ITC trade show, the Computex 2015. This year is PNY’s 30th anniversary so their Top representatives are all present at Computex PNY NU, USA, Vice President Mr. Jacob, PNY France Director Mr. Jerome and PNY Asia Ceo Mr. Anthony Hsieh.

PNY is all geared up to impress visitors with their diverse range of specially selected SSDs, USB flash drives and OTG flash drives. These upgraded gadgets will be available only in India and Indonesia.

· Type-C pen drive –
· OTG OU5/OU6:
· CS1111/CS2111/CL4111:
· PNY Hook Attaché

For more information regarding the contest, visit the PNY booth (J0210) at Computex 2015, or visit the official PNY Facebook page.

Monday, June 1, 2015

PNY releases HP v150w USB 2.0 Flash Drive

PNY has announced the release of the new and compact HP v150w. The HP x150w offers an easy and extremely convenient way to transfer, share and store all your digital media files like images, music, videos and more. Whether you want to grab and move with your digital files, the v150w is the ideal solution for you. Its slim and streamlined appearance makes it lightweight and portable enough to be carried around, stashed with all files of all shapes and sizes like your homework, or business projects. This small, pocketable drive is your to go storage device.

The drive comes in a sturdy plastic housing with a striking colour pattern of black and blue. It’s resilient to dust and scratches and is completely waterproof. 

This stylish drive not only looks good on the outside but performs high-speed transfer of files in mere seconds. USB 2.0 specification makes it compatible with other USB 2.0 configured desktops and notebooks available in the market. The v150w has a unique cap less design where you can easily slide the drive to the end and expose the USB port underneath it. This allows you to carry the drive anywhere you want without worrying about a misplaced cap or fear of it getting lost. The sliding cap design protects the USB port from any external damage and provides a secure haven for your important files.For added mobility, the drive also features a strap hole located at the top of the drive. Loop a mobile strap around it or wear it as a lanyard and make it a stylish accessory or simply attach it to your backpacks, wallets or key chains. Create a style statement by being creative and sporting the drive however you like.The entire drive measures just by 9.5 mm x 17.2mm x 55mm (HWD) and weighs about 8.8 g, so it will easily slip into your pocket. With up to 64 GB of massive storage space, you can store dozens or even hundreds of files into it. It works smoothly with Windows 2000/ XP / Vista, Windows 7, 8 Mac OS: 10.3 and above operating system. It offers PNY’s promised warranty of 2 years within the date of purchase.