FUTURE Claw J3 Earphones Review

Regardless of the situation, place and surroundings, a bit of music can add joy or even inspire you in life. If you are looking for earphones, chances are you’re not happy either with your phone capabilities or bundled earphones.

That said, audi…

Regardless of the situation, place and surroundings, a bit of music can add joy or even inspire you in life. If you are looking for earphones, chances are you're not happy either with your phone capabilities or bundled earphones. That said, audio enthusiast literally has dozens of options available in all possible form factors and at all price points. Amid the True wireless earbuds and Bluetooth headphones, the in-ears are indeed making a comeback. Mumbai-based FUTURE recently launched the CLAW J3 earphones in India targeting the entry-level. We’ve been testing it out for a few weeks and here’s what we think. Design Most of the headphones under Rs. 1000 doesn't hold well when it comes to design. However, Claw J3 is an exception. At this price point, this has got to be the most impressive pair of earphones. On the design front, it looks minimal yet solid and it has a 1.2m soft Anti-Winding TPE cable making it much more durable and reliable. It comes with different sized ear buds (S/M/L) in box to fit your ears. The driver chambers are made of metal and are very durable, which is a surprise considering the low price. It's worth mentioning that, the entire earphone unit sits ...

Sound One X80 Magnetic Neckband Wireless Earphones with MicroSD Slot launched for Rs. 2990

Bluetooth earphone spaces are being filled by several companies at competitive prices. Recently, the Hong Kong-based audio and accessories manufacturer, Sound One launched X80 Magnetic Neckband Wireless Bluetooth Earphones with mic in India.

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Bluetooth earphone spaces are being filled by several companies at competitive prices. Recently, the Hong Kong-based audio and accessories manufacturer, Sound One launched X80 Magnetic Neckband Wireless Bluetooth Earphones with mic in India. Launched under the X-series, the Bluetooth features Qualcomm CSR8645 Bluetooth chip, VC 6.0 noise cancellation tech, microSD card slot, and IPX5 water ingress protection. Offering a secure fit, Magnets can attach two earbuds together when not in use and prevent the earphones from sliding off or cable tangle. Notably, the earphones support storage cards of up to 64GB capacity on the Sound One X80. It has  10.6 mm, dynamic drivers. According to the company claims, a quick charge of 2 hours provides up to 6-8 hours(full volume) of music playback and 100 hours of standby. Notably, it is powered by 110 mAh battery that offers 7 hours of playback. The Sound One X80 wireless earphones are priced at Rs. 2,990 but are currently available on Amazon and Flipkart at an introductory price of Rs. 1,890. Also, it carries a 1-year warranty as well.

Canon EOS 200D II compact and lightweight DSLR launched in India starting at Rs. 52995

Canon India recently launched EOS 200D II, the latest addition to their EOS DSLR range and a successor to the iconic EOS 200D. Positioned as light and compact DSLR for beginners, it is powered by the latest DIGIC 8 processor and a 24.1MP APS-C CMOS…

Canon India recently launched EOS 200D II, the latest addition to their EOS DSLR range and a successor to the iconic EOS 200D. Positioned as light and compact DSLR for beginners, it is powered by the latest DIGIC 8 processor and a 24.1MP APS-C CMOS sensor. The EOS 200D II sports an APS-C size (equivalent) imaging sensor along with a Vari-angle LCD monitor. Moreover, the user gets nine autofocus points along with Dual Pixel autofocus as well. The ISO range is between 100 to 25,600 (expandable to 51,200), 5fps burst shooting with One-Shot AF or 3.5fps with Servo AF. The EOS 200D II also features a 4K time-lapse function and can shoot full-HD video up to 60fps or 4K video at 25fps. With the Creative Assist and smooth skin feature incorporated for the first time in an EOS DSLR, users will be able to achieve desired effects in their photographs too. It also has a Creative Assist function helps new shooters navigate the different settings to achieve their desired effect. Also, it lets you adjust the background blur, brightness, contrast, colours, and more. With the built-in Bluetooth low energy technology, the camera can stay connected for quick access such as image viewing on ...

boAt Airdopes 411 Portable True Wireless Earbuds launched for Rs. 2999

Following the launch of Bluetooth speakers, boAt lifestyle has introduced Airdopes 411 portable True Wireless earbuds in the Indian market. After the launch of boAt Airdopes 511, the 411 is the newest addition to the Airdopes family. The newly laun…

Following the launch of Bluetooth speakers, boAt lifestyle has introduced Airdopes 411 portable True Wireless earbuds in the Indian market. After the launch of boAt Airdopes 511, the 411 is the newest addition to the Airdopes family. The newly launched earbuds come with a sleek comfort-oriented design with good bass and it is aimed at the millennials. The Airdopes 411 comes with a charging case powered by a 500mAh battery. The new Wireless earbuds support HSP, HFP, A2DP and AVRCP and feature wireless Bluetooth V5.0 with a range of up 33 feet. Furthermore, the earphones are powered by 6mm and 50mAh dynamic drivers. As per the company claims, it comes with 3.5 hours of playtime and 80 hours of standby. It comes with IPX4 Sweat and Water Resistance. Moreover, users can press and hold to activate voice assistant as well as manipulate tracks and answer calls as well. It takes 1-1.5 hours to charge the earbuds from 0% to 100% while the charging case of the earbuds also takes 1-1.5 hours to get fully charged. The boat Airdopes 411 carries a price tag of Rs 2,999 and it will be available on Amazon India. Additionally, the earphones will come with a 1-year warranty ...

1MORE Stylish True Wireless Earbuds launched in India for Rs. 5499

1MORE, today announced the release of their True Wireless Bluetooth earbuds with advanced titanium composite driver. Featuring a sleek water-drop design, the earbuds will be available in four different colours.

Like 1MORE’s headphones, the T…

1MORE, today announced the release of their True Wireless Bluetooth earbuds with advanced titanium composite driver. Featuring a sleek water-drop design, the earbuds will be available in four different colours. Like 1MORE’s headphones, the True Wireless earbuds are tuned by Grammy-award winning sound engineer, Luca Bignardi. Moreover, the earbuds use a 45-degree oblique angle that lays naturally in the listener’s ear canals for a tight, secure fit. The headphones also comes with auto power on and off, where the earbuds automatically turn on and connect when taken out of the case, and automatically turn off returned to the case. Furthermore, the environmental noise-cancelling microphones are also included in each earbud, along with the Bluetooth v 5.0 technology featuring aptX and AAC transmission compatible with Android and iOS. According to the company claims, each earbud supports six and a half hours of usage and comes with a portable charging case that allows for three additional full charges. With 15 minutes of charge, users can listen up to three hours of battery backup. The Stylish True Wireless earbuds are priced at Rs. 5,499, available for pre-order from 1more.com & headphonezone.in and ships starting next month.

Instagram to block hashtags from search related to anti-vaccination misinformation

Instagram on Thursday said that it will block search results for hashtags that return false information to discourage people from getting vaccinated. Facebook-owned, Instagram announced this at an event for press in San Francisco.

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Instagram on Thursday said that it will block search results for hashtags that return false information to discourage people from getting vaccinated. Facebook-owned, Instagram announced this at an event for press in San Francisco. “If the hashtag was #vaccines1234, if it contained a high proportion of known vaccine misinformation, we would block that hashtag entirely,” said Karina Newton, Instagram’s global head of public policy The “known vaccine misinformation” has been debunked by the World Health Organization and the posts with confirmed false information won’t display any search results. Right now, Facebook is under pressure to remove anti-vaccine propaganda from its network of sites, where it is said that the algorithm has helped to create large audiences for the hoaxes. Furthermore, Instagram is also planning to introduce a pop-up message for people who search for details regarding vaccine to high-quality information. The company also added that the wording of the message is yet to be finalised. “It’s going to take some time to continue the work on it,” Newton said. Since the process is in the initial stage, it might take some time to get rid of all. Moreover, Instagram is also building a tool to appeal to content moderation decisions. For example if your post ...

Telegram updated with Archived Chats, option to Pin unlimited chats and more

Right after WhatsApp, Telegram gained popularity very quickly and in some cases, the application is being considered better than WhatsApp in terms of feature it provides. In a recent development, Telegram has rolled out new updates with a new desig…

Right after WhatsApp, Telegram gained popularity very quickly and in some cases, the application is being considered better than WhatsApp in terms of feature it provides. In a recent development, Telegram has rolled out new updates with a new design on Android, the option to archived chats and many more. Archived chat: Now, you can swipe left on a chat to transfer it to your archived chats folder. When an archived chat gets a notification, it will pop out of the folder and back into your chat list. Muted chats will stay archived forever. Pin unlimited messages: Pin an unlimited number of chats in your archive to keep your messages in the order you want. Bulk action: Now you can make use of Bulk action on your chat list by long tap on a chat to open the new menu where you can select multiple chats and then pin, mute, archive or delete them, all faster than ever before. Quick forward: This latest update also lets you select messages and quick forward using the button which appears right under your thumb. In addition to it, you also get an expanded chat list, where you can see more text from the messages, new streamlined sharing menu, ...

Boat Stone 1400 30W wireless water-resistant speaker launched for Rs. 5499

boAt launches the dynamite speaker Stone 1400 with a premium 70mm driver. The highlighted feature of the boAt Stone 1400 is its 30W sound output making it one of the loudest speakers in this price segment.

It also comes with IPX 5 Water Resistan…

boAt launches the dynamite speaker Stone 1400 with a premium 70mm driver. The highlighted feature of the boAt Stone 1400 is its 30W sound output making it one of the loudest speakers in this price segment. It also comes with IPX 5 Water Resistant design with a compact dual and adjustable flat strap makes for easy portability. Coming in the urban finish, the speaker is compatible with Bluetooth V4.2, Aux-in cables and USB port. Also, the speakers have interactive elements like the button on top, and there are also two equaliser modes. boat Stone 1400 offers up to 7 hours of play-time powered by the 2500mAh Lithium Battery with Type-C charging point. The Boat Stone 1400 comes in Active Black and Army Green colors, is priced at Rs. 5499 and is available to buy on Amazon.in. Commenting on the launch, Ankush Guglani, Business Head said: boAt Stone 1400 speaker is a must have for all music lovers who love travelling. With Bluetooth speakers, you can enjoy your favourite music anywhere and anytime. Find your inner peace with soft and slow music or party hard with the latest heart thumping beats at group gatherings.

Letstrack unveils world’s first voice integrated vehicle security system

UK-based IoT startup Letstrack has launched the first of a kind voice feature, where user talks with the app in a similar way you talk when you are with a companion during a journey or get solutions to any query.

The company claims that it is th…

UK-based IoT startup Letstrack has launched the first of a kind voice feature, where user talks with the app in a similar way you talk when you are with a companion during a journey or get solutions to any query. The company claims that it is the world’s first movers in the market with Voice AI feature offering a revolutionary solution to automobile stability. The real-time data provided by the app results in a swifter and progressively compelling experience for drivers. 65 percent of the commands are voice-based when you use this app. It implies no risk of losing control over your vehicle while driving. Even create your personalized shortcut commands in the app as per your convenience to regulate your car. With the voice feature, the driver can start or stop the automobile, cut the engine or restore the car's power, save a frequently travelled location and much more. For example, say change speed limit of Audi to 80, and it’s all switched. Additionally, amid a crisis like a car breakdown or any medicinal emergency, instant and timely action can be taken with the help of the voice-enabled vehicle security system. The app increases resource optimization for your vehicle enabling a driver to ...

Toreto Blare Pro wireless Bluetooth Magnetic Neckband headset launched for Rs. 2999

Toreto has launched a brand-new Bluetooth wireless earphones in the Indian market called as Toreto Blare Pro. The earphones let users pair two mobile phones at once and lets you browse through Google on your device directly via an inbuilt microphon…

Toreto has launched a brand-new Bluetooth wireless earphones in the Indian market called as Toreto Blare Pro. The earphones let users pair two mobile phones at once and lets you browse through Google on your device directly via an inbuilt microphone in the headsets. Blare Pro has an Google Assistant support for voice commands, sparing you the need to hold your phone while searching online. The voice button further helps you make calls as well name the person you want to talk to and your call will be connected. Additionally, Blare Pro comes with magnetic earbuds such that when not in use the earbuds stay together and do not fall off. The earphones work even from a 10m distance. With 160 mAh of battery power and 2.5 hours of charging time and music playback for 7 hours continuously, without any interruption. Blare Pro headsets also have 120 hours of standby time along with 8 hours of talk time. Available in Black and Blue, Toreto Blare Pro is available at an introductory price of Rs. 2,999 at all the retail stores and also on all leading e-commerce platforms across India, but you can get it for Rs. 2439 on Amazon.in. These headphones come ...