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OPPO F19 Pro+ 5G: an elegantly designed smartphone that feels remarkably light in your hand – it weighs just 173 gm and is less than 8mm thin. The F19 Pro+ manages to push the screen: body ratio beyond 90% with the 6.43-inch AMOLED display (2400 x 1800 pixels). Aside from the form factor, the F19 Pro+ also stands out for its stellar video camera performance. The device brings together a quad rear cam headlined by a 48MP primary lens with a whole bag of video tricks. Our favourite feature is the AI Highlight Portrait Video that optimises video portraits by automatically detecting and adjusting the light levels. (Buy it on Amazon for Rs 25,990)
ASUS ROG Strix SCAR 15/17: ASUS’ Republic of Gamers (ROG) has just unveiled another formidable laptop targeted at gaming addicts. The flagship Strix SCAR 15 and Scar 17 feature a fast laptop display with a 300Hz refresh rate and 3ms response time. They are equipped with powerful new GeForce RTX 30 Series GPUs and Ryzen 5000 H-Series Mobile Processors that helps the hardware reach its full potential with radically redesigned fans and other cooling upgrades. This duo becomes the first in the Strix series to come with optical-mechanical keyboard, delivering rapid response and high durability while the quad speakers backed by Dolby Atmos technology offer an immersive audio experience. (Check it out on the ASUS India website – Rs 1,54,990 onwards)
Samsung Galaxy A32: the latest device to join Samsung’s A series, the A32 features a whole new approach to rear camera design – minimal camera housing. There’s no bump or cluster, it’s just the camera lenses placed symmetrically in a beautiful minimalist design. The A32 also boasts of a 90Hz refresh rate on the 6.4-inch Infinity-U, Super AMOLED display. A 5000 mAh battery ensures you’re covered for extra screen time. Samsung bundles a 15W charger in the box. The A32 is propelled by an Octa-Core MediaTek Helio G80 processor that teams up with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage. (Order it for Rs 21,999 on the Samsung India website).
Croma Fire TV Edition Smart LED TVs: Croma has unveiled a new range of smart LED TVs in association with Amazon. These TVs deliver integrated Fire TV experience that brings together streaming content from across 5000+ apps including Amazon Prime, Netflix and Disney + Hotstar. All you need is one remote, this one is also voice-enabled with Alexa. This range of TVs come in multiple sizes (in 2K and 4K variants). They also support Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos for a brilliant picture and an immersive sound quality. (Available on Croma – Rs 17,999 onwards).