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Schneider Electric’s new cooling solution delivers industry leading energy efficiency savings

Schneider Electric has introduced the second generation of the InRow DX (direct expansion) 600mm as the latest addition to the InRow product line, expanding Schneider Electric’s vast cooling portfolio to meet the evolving cooling needs of an ever-changing data center environment. Providing the high density cooling data center managers need to maintain critical facility temperatures, the InRow DX features lowered energy costs, enhanced controls, and a new user interface as the most efficient system of its class. This second generation release significantly improves cooling efficiency by reducing power consumption while also increasing capacity. Capable of high-density cooling up to 42kW with a 4000 SCFM max airflow in a small 600mm-wide footprint, Schneider Electric’s InRow DX solution provides the highest partial-load energy savings in the industry, cutting energy consumption by 50 percent …

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What comes after Note 5 is Galaxy Note 7!

New York City – The Manila Bulletin TechNews not only wants to get first dibs on the some of the many exciting and latest devices out there, it also wants to BE THERE WHEN IT HAPPENS. So when the time to officially reveal the newest baby of the distinguished Samsung Galaxy family came, TechNews made sure it has a pair of star-struck eyes among the lucky bunch first to witness the unveiling of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7. Specifications OS: Android 6.0.1 (Marshmallow) Network: LTE Cat.12 / LTE Cat.10 / LTE Cat.9 *May differ by markets and mobile operators* Dimension: 153.5 x 73.9 x 7.9mm, 169g Processor: Octa core (2.3GHz Quad + 1.6GHz Quad), 64 bit, 14 nm process Memory: 4GB RAM (LPDDR4), 64GB (UFS 2.0) Display: 5.7” Quad HD Dual edge Super AMOLED; 2560 x 1440 (518ppi) Camera                …

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OPPO’s F1 series guarantees the ultimate selfie experience

Cameras have come to be a notable consideration for most people’s smartphone purchases. After all, you do need the perfect camera phone for the perfect selfie. A number of things go into perfect selfie: resolution, light, processing, and even a bit of personal context behind the person taking the photo. The best selfies need to have a perfect balance of well-designed software, and the hardware needed to run it on. “When choosing their smartphones, people look for attractive design, powerful hardware, long battery life, and of course, cameras that take beautiful photos anytime wherever you are,” said OPPO Philippines Brand Marketing Manager Stephen Cheng. “These are the qualities we had in mind when we developed the F1 series.” Last February, OPPO introduced the first in the F1 series. Dubbed the “selfie expert,” the …

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Oppo A37 putting more premium on advanced ‘selfies’

The entry-level smartphone market welcomes a new player with the OPPO A37. The company has been traditionally known to equip their mobile phones with impressive cameras and apparently that is the angle that this new device will be offering.  The Features and Specs It is the latest model from the OPPO A-Series, a device sporting a decent 5-inch IPS LCD display (720x1280 pixel) resolution amply surrounded by a Corning’s Gorilla Glass 4. Being an entry level phone, it is understandable why the resolution is limited to such. Moving on, the OPPO A37 carries some decent hardware. It runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 410 SoC backed with 2 GB of RAM. It offers owners 16 GB of internal storage which can be expanded through the traditional aid offered by microSD card slots. Like most entry-level …

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Sony shows off new home cinema system for movies

Let your living room come alive with room-shaking power! Hear everything, from the drop of a pin to the heart-thumping of a rampaging mutant monster! The new HT-RT3 5.1ch surround Sound Bar system from Sony turns an ordinary room into a home cinema, delivering a phenomenal 600W of power through a slim, stylish Sound Bar plus dedicated subwoofer and rear speakers – all in just a few seconds of setting up! Less is more – this is the core of the design principle for the new HT-RT3 Sound Bar. It is astonishing without being intimidating. Setting it up is refreshingly straightforward, with fewer boxes and wires to worry about than regular 5.1 systems. Simply plug it in to your TV via HDMI, wire up the speakers via the colour-coded connections, and you’re all set. Expect …

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Lenovo ups the ante with the TheaterMax Controller for seamless VR integration with the Lenovo VIBE K5 Series

Lenovo has recently announced the arrival of three multimedia-savvy and stylish smartphones. The Lenovo VIBE K5,Lenovo VIBE K5 Plus and Lenovo VIBE K5 Note boast premium casing, state of the art audio and larger-than-life cinematic experience. Furthermore, the Lenovo VIBE K5 Plus and Lenovo VIBE K5 Note are built in with Lenovo TheaterMax and enhanced with the TheaterMax controller to allow users to control the way they consume entertainment. The Lenovo TheaterMax technology gets an exciting update with the arrival of the TheaterMax Controller. The controller seamlessly integrates with the smartphones and the ANT VR Goggle for an immersive way to enjoy content, and is very easy to use. Compact and therefore easy to bring when one travels, the controller provides the flexibility for users to use it single-handedly or with …

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An affordable dashcam won’t drag you down

Dashboard cameras, or Dashcams for short, are gaining traction into consumer’s cars. A lot of companies are starting to invest in the technology and the massive competition is healthy for the consumer pockets. Because of the gadget’s growth in the market, more competition will mean more dashcams that are affordable, but of course, not all are made equal in terms of power and performance. That’s where we step in to set the barrier. What we have here is a KingMa Black Dashcam. It features 5MP and granted, there are other dashcams out there that can record happenings with greater clarity, but the Black offers a price that is even lower than some dashcams out there. It is capable of capturing 1080p with 30 fps videos. However, the results doesn’t show well on its …

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Xiaomi Yi is a big action star!

Alternatives for GoPro are running around aplenty, making the market for action cameras a little bit too crowded. Thankfully, we at the Manila Bulletin TechLab, love action cameras and we tend to check out a few gizmos time to time. This time around we have the Xiaomi Yi Action Camera, a tiny device that packs a lot of heat with its 16MP camera. Image quality is actually decent, which really surprised us when we’ve tested in. The details are razor-sharp, mind you, but it is good enough to catch a slew of epic moments on camera. There isn’t much to point out about the Yi cam’s appearance. It pretty much looks like a GoPro. It sports a microUSB and micro HDMI ports, an SD card slot up, and a removable battery. We’ll …

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KEF Speakers: Breaking all sound records

“Music is a very personal experience. We have customers who want to have their favorites playing to get them up in the morning and by their side as they go to sleep at night. That is why we have brought the KEF speakers into the country. We want to offer a fuller enjoyment of sound with KEF.  We want to touch the hearts of Filipino people through good sound quality of their favorite music,” said Charlene Cobankiat Tiu, Managing Director of Cobys Gear and Gadget Concept Store. Founded in 1961 by Raymond Cooke, KEF is a-UK originated brand that produces high performance sound of audio accessories that are designed to offer the best experience in Hi-Fi quality. KEF developed its multi media line and one of the most popular products is the …

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Achieve your fitness goals with Samsung’s all-new Gear Fit2 and Gear IconX

Any fitness animal knows the struggle is real when they need to switch songs through their smartphone just to get the right song that keeps them pumped up for their workout, all on top of having limited movement because of earphone cords that always get in the way. Not only that, but anyone who’s tried keeping track of their progress know that looking through their smartphone risk tripping, especially when running. Luckily, Samsung has created the perfect fitness companions.The all-new Gear Fit2 and Gear IconX were made not only to help reach their fitness goals, but to keep pushing for greater performance, too. Recently, the smartphone has become an essential companion for fitness animals during their workout. It allows them to listen to music, track their routine and even their progress. However, …

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