iPhone 11 Pro teardown reveals smaller logic board, larger battery

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-22 12:15:00 Source: techcrunch

iFixit has disassembled Apple’s new iPhone models, which tells us more about the differences with last year’s phones. iFixit shot a live-stream video of the iPhone 11 Pro teardown and wrote a guide for the iPhone 11 Pro Max. The first major difference is that the batteries in the iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 […]

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Fujifilm’s upcoming X-Pro3 camera has a unique design sure to appeal to film photographers

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-20 13:15:01 Source: techcrunch

Fujifilm is teasing its forthcoming X-Pro3, the successor to its popular digital rangefinder mirrorless camera, ahead of its official full introduction on October 23. During its X Summit event going on today, the company showed off the X-Pro3 in detailed images (via Fujirumors), revealing for the first time its innovative new rear display design. The […]

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Ricoh’s Theta Z1 is the first truly premium consumer 360 camera

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-19 16:15:00 Source: techcrunch

Ricoh has a well-earned good reputation when it comes to building smart, technically excellent photographic equipment – including the almost legendary Ricoh GR series of pocketable APS-C cameras, which are a favorite among street photographers everywhere. Earlier this year, the company released the Ricoh Theta Z1, which builds on its success with its pioneering Theta […]

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North now offers Focals smart glasses fittings and purchases via app

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-18 10:44:57 Source: techcrunch

North’s Focals smart glasses are the first in the category to even approach mainstream appeal, but to date, the only way to get a pair has been to go into a physical North showroom and get a custom fitting, and then return once they’re ready for a pick-up and final adjustment. Now, North has released […]

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The portable $399 Sonos Move is like having two great speakers in one

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-18 09:14:57 Source: techcrunch

Sonos has released their first ever portable speaker with a built-in battery: The $399 Sonos Move, which starts shipping to customers on September 24. After spending a few days with the Move, I can confidently say that it offers everything that’s great about the Sonos wireless audio system, but with all the added advantages of […]

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Pax Labs’ Bharat Vasan is out as CEO

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-17 13:45:01 Source: techcrunch

Bharat Vasan is no longer the Chief Executive Officer at Pax Labs, the consumer tech company that makes cannabis vaporizers. A source familiar with the situation said that the board of directors made the decision to remove Vasan from the CEO role. His last day was Friday. We’ve reached out to Vasan for comment. Pax […]

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The Sony RX100 VII is the best compact camera you can buy

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-17 09:29:58 Source: techcrunch

Sony’s latest advanced compact camera is the highly pocketable RX100 VII, the seventh iteration of the RX100. Since its debut, this line of cameras has proven a very popular option among enthusiasts looking for a great travel camera, vloggers, and even pros who want a compact backup option just in case. The RX100 VII should […]

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Google will unveil the Pixel 4 and other new hardware on October 15

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-16 12:30:01 Source: techcrunch

Google will reveal the next Pixel in greater detail at an event happening October 15 in New York, the company confirmed via invites sent to media today. We already know the Pixel 4 will be revealed at this event, because Google has already dropped some official images and feature details for the new Android smartphone, […]

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After conquering smartphones, PopSocket sets its sights on beverages

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-16 11:30:01 Source: techcrunch

In its first half-decade of existence, PopSocket has grown into one of the most popular — and imitated — smartphone accessories on the market. In 2018 alone, the company generated $90 million in profit. Not too bad for a little Colorado-based upstart. So, where does an utterly dominant accessory maker go from here? Beverages, naturally. […]

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Samsung’s Galaxy Tab S6 combines creative flexibility with great design

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-16 10:14:57 Source: techcrunch

The Android tablet market isn’t exactly a hotbed of excitement and activity, which makes it all the more impressive that Samsung continues to iterate its own tablet lineup in smart, meaningful ways that push the technology forward and deliver a stellar experience. Samsung’s new Galaxy Tab S6 (starting at $649.99) is no exception, and this […]

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Nintendo shows off exercise-powered RPG for Switch, Ring Fit Adventure

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-12 13:45:01 Source: techcrunch

Nintendo has been at the crossroads of video games and fitness since the famous Power Pad for the NES, and the Switch is the latest to receive a game powered by physical activity: Ring Fit Adventure. And it actually looks fun!

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iOS 13 will be available on September 19

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-10 15:00:01 Source: techcrunch

Apple announced in a press release that iOS 13 will be available on September 19. Even if you don’t plan on buying a new iPhone, you’ll be able to get a bunch of new features. But that’s not all. iOS 13.1 will be available on September 30. Apple had to remove some features of iOS […]

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Why does the new iPhone 11 Pro have 3 cameras?

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-10 15:00:01 Source: techcrunch

On the back of the iPhone 11 Pro can be found three cameras. Why? Because the more light you collect, the better your picture can be. And we pretty much reached the limit of what one camera can do a little while back. Two, three, even a dozen cameras can be put to work creating a single photo — the only limitation is the code that makes them work.

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Apple introduces the A13 Bionic for the iPhone 11

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-10 14:30:00 Source: techcrunch

Apple is announcing new iPhone models today. The iPhone 11 uses an Apple A13 Bionic system-on-a-chip. It is a nice improvement over the A12 Bionic in the iPhone XR, XS and XS Max. But how much faster exactly? Apple first said it is making the fastest GPU and CPU for a smartphone. It then showed […]

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Apple introduces the Apple Watch Series 5 with always-on display

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-10 14:00:01 Source: techcrunch

Apple introduced some new Apple Watch models at a press conference. The Apple Watch Series 5 has an always-on display. It seems to look just like the Apple Watch Series 4. “Apple Watch puts groundbreaking health, fitness and communication capabilities on the wrist of millions and millions of people,” Apple CEO Tim Cook said. He […]

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The Polaroid Lab uses the light from your phone’s screen to turn digital photos into Polaroids

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-10 12:30:01 Source: techcrunch

When all of us are carrying phones that can snap a thousand photos a minute and are connected to cloud systems that can store millions, there’s an undeniable charm to physical photos. The ones deemed worthy; the ones so special that they must be transformed from bit to atom. While photo printers are nothing new, […]

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FDA says Juul ‘ignored the law’ and warns it may take action

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-09 18:00:00 Source: techcrunch

The Food and Drug Administration has put vaping giant Juul on notice with a pair of letters calling the company out for misleading statements about its products and ongoing targeting of teens. It is demanding written answers to a boatload of pertinent questions and expects Juul to respond within two weeks or risk "even more aggressive action" by regulators.

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Apple could add in-screen fingerprint reader to 2020 iPhone

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-05 11:15:01 Source: techcrunch

According to a new report from Bloomberg, Apple has been working on in-screen fingerprint readers. But that feature won’t be ready for the new iPhone that will be announced next week. It could be released in 2020, or maybe 2021 if Apple’s suppliers can’t meet deadlines. If you’ve played with the most recent smartphones from […]

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The new Sonos Port connects your existing stereo setup to Sonos and AirPlay 2

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-05 09:59:58 Source: techcrunch

Sonos has a new addition to its ecosystem for connecting in your existing stereo and AV equipment, and for adding sound out and AirPlay 2 capabilities to existing speaker setups connected via an amplifier. It’s the $399 Sonos Port, and it replaces one of the older existing devices in the Sonos lineup, the Sonos Connect, […]

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Sonos took the mic out of its smart speaker for the $179 Sonos One SL

Gadgets - Posted On:2019-09-05 09:59:58 Source: techcrunch

Sonos has a new entry-level connected speaker that will give you all of its multi-room, high-quality sound – without the onboard microphones and smart assistants of the Sonos One. The microphone-free Sonos One SL retails for $179.99 ($20 less than the existing Sonos One) and comes with AirPlay 2, delivering good functional upgrades over the […]

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