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29 May 2014 12:35
The Dr Dre Beats Studio headphones are lighter, stronger and more comfortable than their predecessors. (Supplied)
Apple Magic MouseThe Apple Magic Mouse connects to an Apple computer via Bluetooth, but without the need for a USB dongle. It offers a left and a right click option but there are no physical buttons; instead, it operates via touch.
In fact, the entire top part of the mouse is touch-enabled, letting users scroll by simply swiping a finger across or down the mouse. Expect to pay: R1 100 Stockists: Zastore.co.za
Polar Loop fitness bandThe Polar Loop is a fitness band that, at first sight, looks like the Nike FuelBand. It uses a similar LED array to display time, steps taken, calories burnt and distance walked. But the Loop comes with a heart-rate monitor, allowing users to get a really accurate idea of how hard they are working. The Loop attaches to your wrist via a clasp and rubber band, but the rubber band has to be cut to fit, meaning it can’t be passed on when you are bored with it. Expect to pay: R1 400 Stockists: Polar.com/za
Seagate 6TB V4 hard driveThe Seagate 6TB V4 hard drive will fit in most computers with a 3.5” drive bay. According to Seagate, the drive offers a 25% performance increase over similar drives, making it a great option for large amounts of data that needs to be accessible 24/7. The Seagate 6TB V4 uses self-encryption technology, meaning that additional software does not need to be installed to keep data secure. It also offers an Instant Secure Erase feature, so that it can be erased quickly when installing it in another computer. Expect to pay: R8 100 Stockists: Contract Rectron on 011 203 1000 for a dealer in your area
Dr Dre Beats StudioThe Dr Dre Beats Studio headphones are lighter, stronger and more comfortable than their predecessors. They feature adaptive noise cancelation, cutting out all noise when playing music. They now use a longer lasting rechargeable battery, which will give up to 20 hours of continuous play. The headphones can be used with MP3 players, computers and cellphones. When connected to a cellphone, the Remote Talk feature pauses a song when a call comes through. Expect to pay: R4 000 Stockists: Music and electronics stores across South Africa. – Gadget.co.za
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