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Goqii Stride Launched, an Activity Tracker You Can Clip on to Your Shoes

Goqii, a fitness wearables company whose biggest market is India, has launched a new fitness wearable called Stride. The Goqii Stride is a step tracker that can be worn on your shoes and it costs Rs. 1,199. It will be available exclusively on Flipkart during the Big Billion Day Sale from Wednesday, October 10 onwards. Goqii says the Stride […]

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Nikon Z7, Z6 Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras Launched in India Alongside Nikkor Z Lenses

Nikon on Wednesday launched its recently unveiled Nikon Z7 and Nikon Z6 full-frame mirrorless cameras, the first such offerings for the company. Taking on Sony in the segment, Nikon also launched its new Nikkor Z series lenses in the country, featuring a new larger diameter mount. The two cameras, one high-end and one mid-range, are physically identical, but differ in terms of […]

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HTC Opens Up Viveport Store to Oculus Rift Users as VR Headset Shipments Decline

HTC on Tuesday announced that it is opening up its Viveport VR-centric app store and subscription service to Oculus Rift users, which means that users of the Oculus Rift will now be able to install and play games that were meant for the HTC Vive on their VR headset. As we mentioned, Oculus Rift users are also eligible to become Viveport Subscriber […]

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Myntra Blink Go Fitness Tracker, Its First Smart Wearable Device, Launched at Rs. 4,199

Flipkart-owned online fashion marketplace Myntra on Wednesday launched its first smart wearable device, the Blink Go. Priced at Rs. 4,199 (MRP), the fitness band was developed at Innovation Labs of Myntra-Jabong, and it is the first product it has launched from the lab after the recent acquisition of Witworks. The wearable will be available starting from Myntra’s End […]

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Xiaomi Mi Rearview Mirror Driving Recorder With Voice Control Launched

Xiaomi has launched a new smart rearview mirror with video recording function. The Mi Smart Rearview Mirror Recorder essentially combines a dash cam, a backup camera, and a rearview mirror. Initially, the device will not have a reversing camera but interested buyers can buy 70 Steps HD Reversing Video Camera separately and pair with it. The […]

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Fitbit Says It Has Sold 1 Million Versa Smartwatches

Global wearable brand Fitbit announced that it has shipped over one million units of its Fitbit Versasmartwatch that was launched earlier this year, priced at Rs. 19,999 and made available for purchase in April. The health and fitness-focused Versa smartwatch comes with a long battery life and a “female health tracking” feature that has reached over 2.4 million users […]

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Apple, Citibank Partner to Offer Up to Rs. 10,000 Cashback on MacBooks, iPads, and More

Apple India has partnered with Citibank to offer cashback on its products in the iPad, Apple Watch, Apple Pencil, and MacBook range. The partnership will entail a cashback of up to Rs. 10,000 and will run from June 11 to July 31. The offer will be applicable on all Citibank credit cards issued in India, except Citi Corporate cards. Cashback will be valid […]

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Qualcomm XR1 SoC Launched, Meant to Power Standalone AR/ VR Headsets

Months after unveiling the Snapdragon 845-based VR Reference Design, Qualcomm has announced the XR1 SoC meant to power augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) devices. The new SoC, which can safely consider as an upgrade over the Snapdragon 821 that is powering the affordable Oculus Go headset, is notably the company’s first dedicated Extended Reality (XR) platform. It is designed […]

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Xiaomi Mi Band 3 Launch Confirmed Along With Mi 8, MIUI 10 on May 31

Mi Band 3 fitness band will be one of the products that will be debuted at Xiaomi’s 2018 launch event that will be held at Shenzhen, China on May 31, the company has confirmed. As of now, there are no details on the specifications, features or the pricing of the wearable. Also, there is no clarity on the […]

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Apple, Xiaomi Lead Wearables Market in First Quarter of 2018: Canalys

After a sluggish past, the wearables market is finally seeing a boost with 35 percent rise in overall shipments year on year in the first quarter of 2018, as per a Canalys report. Out of the entire gamut of wearable products, smartwatches take the lead with 80 percent market revenue, even though shipments account only […]