OnePlus has a new phone, Nokia released its 8.1, there’s a 55-inch TV and Samsung has a new watch. As the year winds down, tech companies pull out their best releases to cash in on the festive spirit. From phones and watches, cameras and headphones, iPads and Kindles, there’s a lot going around to pick up from. Here are the…
10 best new gadgets to buy in November 2018
Leica’s new snapshooter, OnePlus’ latest flagship killer and all the hottest gadgets you can buy in the month of November.
1. OnePlus 6T
OnePlus 6 captured all the attention when it was released earlier this year. With a notch display and a powerful camera, everyone thought that OnePlus has finally finished what it first started. But you couldn’t have been more wrong. The OnePlus 6T that launched on October 30 boasts of an in-screen unlock feature, a much wider display and a dew drop notch. Price: From ₹37,999 to ₹45,999.
2. Nokia 8.1
Nokia is making serious inroads in the Android space with its Android One phones. November will be a landmark month for the mobile phone makers with the release of Nokia 8.1. Priced at ₹23,990, the Nokia 8.1 features Octa-core 2.2 Ghz and a Snapdragon 710 processor. What’s more, Android’s latest Pie update will also be available with the phone.
3. Acoosta Uno
From the Acoosta innovations team, Uno is a one of a kind music system with the a variety of built-in music that has been powered by Sony DADC. The system boasts of clear acoustics and promises an uninterrupted music listening experience. The system also enables users to record their own creations and include a powerful 2000W speaker. The Acoosta Uno is available at a launch price of ₹11,999.
4. Sony A8F OLED TV
Sony’s latest addition of OLED TVs get a boost with the launch of the A8F OLED Smart TV. Priced at ₹329,900 for the 55-inch variant and ₹449,900 for the 65-inch variant, the A8F is almost like its predecessor, the 65A1. The TV supports a 60Hz refresh rate and support all resolutions including 4K thanks to the built-in 4K HDR X1 extreme image processor.
5. iPad Pro
During the launch of the new iPhones, Apple also released a revamped iPad Pro. A 11-inch model that starts at ₹59,090 has features like face ID and will be available on the market from November 7. iPad Pro will support a USB-C port replacing the lighting port and the headphone jack. With a new eight-core A12X Bionic processor, the iPad Pro 2018 is the fastest iPad ever.
6. Kindle Paperwhite 2018
The new Kindle isn’t a whole new product filled with flashy features. Instead, it’s a tweaked version of its predecessor just to make it a better overall product. It’s 10 per cent thinner and doesn’t have a display that is recessed below the bezel, making for a smooth surface. The storage varies from an 8GB version upto 32 GB. Price: starts at ₹9,612.
7. Sony WH-1000XM3
With more and more smartphones ditching the audio jack, the demand for a wireless bluetooth headphone is rapidly increasing. And Sony have some of the best wireless headphones in the market right now. The new WH-1000XM3 has amazing noise cancellation and boasts of 30-hour battery life. Price: ₹28,990.
8. Samsung Galaxy Watch
In an era where gizmo wearables have captured everyone’s attention, Samsung has naturally jumped into the smartwatch space. The Galaxy watch which is basically a smartphone-inside-a-watch has an impressive four-day battery battery life. Moreover, the watch feels like any other wrist watch and is also stylish. Price: ₹ 47,999.
9. Xbox One X: Red Dead Redemption 2 bundle
Technically Xbox One X is the best consoles there is to play Rockstar Games’ Red Dead Redemption 2. While this may just be a benchmark on paper, gamers take it very seriously. Red Dead is the best-looking AAA game that is available on the market right now so it was only a matter of time that Xbox released the special Red Dead Redemption 2 bundle. Price: approximately ₹33,279.
10. Leica C-Lux
Leica C-Lux is designed to appeal professional photographers and careless shoot-what-you-like people alike. The Leica C-Lux is loaded with features that can interest any professional with a 20.1 megapixel 1-inch sensor body. The camera also has a 15x zoom, an eye level viewfinder and a 3-inch LCD monitor that will also make an informal snapshooter to buy it. Price: ₹85,000.