MW Weekly A-List: Featuring Apple AirPods Max, Amazfit GTR 2, And More
Apple AirPods Max: represent a new direction for the AirPods line with a stunning design. These over the ear headphones are finished with premium materials. The breathable knit mesh canopy, spanning the headband, is crafted to distribute weight and reduce on-head pressure. The stainless steel headband frame provides strength, flexibility, and comfort for a wide variety of head shapes and sizes. These headphones are kitted with a 40-mm Apple-designed dynamic driver that provides rich, deep bass, accurate mid-ranges and crisp, clean high-frequency extension; you’re unlikely to miss a single note. Powered by Apple’s H1 chip in each ear cup, computational audio powers a breakthrough listening experience that includes Adaptive EQ, Active Noise Cancellation, Transparency mode, and spatial audio. (Order it on the Apple online store at Rs 59,900)
Amazfit GTR 2: Huami’s Amazfit smartwatch brand has seen a slew of device rollouts this year. The latest off this busy assembly line is the Amazfit GTR 2, an elegantly designed smartwatch with a vibrant AMOLED display and light-weight strap. One of our favourite features is the rotatable screen. The GTR 2 comes with 90+ built-in sports modes and also monitors blood-oxygen saturation levels – a key metric in a post-COVID world. This wearable comes with a built-in microphone and speaker and pairs effortlessly with both Android and iOS devices.
(Pre-order on Flipkart at a special launch price of Rs 12,999)
Urbn 22.5 W super-fast charging power banks: smartphone battery life might have improved across the board but power banks are still a must buy accessory for binge watchers and intense gamers alike. Urbn, has released a duo of Made in India power banks; these 22.5W super-fast charging power banks are light on your pocket. This duo of 10,000 mAh and 20,000 mAh power banks comes with 12-level protection to safely charge your devices. They are kitted with 1 USB and 1 Type-C Port and charges faster thanks to a Type-C to C input/output port.
(Available on Amazon from Rs 999 onwards)
Vivo Y51: a 6.58-inch Full-HD+ (2408 x 1080 pixels) display is one of the highlights of Vivo’s newest mid-market device. The device also features a capable triple cam (With a 48MP primary sensor) that delivers good lowlight images and an ultra-stable video mode that corrects for shaky movements. The Y51 is powered by a Qualcomm Snapdragon 665 processor that teams up with 8GB of RAM and 128GB of internal storage (extendable with support for Micro SD cards up to 1 TB). The device comes with Android 11 out of the box and a robust 5000 mAh battery with an 18W fast charge option.
(Available on Amazon for Rs 17,990)