Amazon has started offering the Philips DS9800W/37 Fidelio SoundSphere AirPlay speaker for $699.99. As its name suggests, the speaker adopts Apple’s AirPlay technology, allowing you to wirelessly stream your entire iTunes music collection from your iPod, iPhone, iPad, or iTunes on your computer.
The Philips DS9800W/37 Fidelio SoundSphere AirPlay Speaker produces 2x 50W RMS total output power. It has a handcrafted wood speaker enclosure for crystal-clear audio free of distortion or vibrations. There is also an aux-in jack that makes it easy to connect to almost any electronic device. [Amazon]
The new Philips LightFrame Moda 248X3LFHSB offers a 23.6-inch display but the overall design is the thing that catches your attention. On the outside the new monitor features an aluminum die-cast base with two-toned glossy finish and there’s also the proprietary LightFrame technology thanks to which the monitor emits a gentle blue light that soothes and refreshes the eye, hence reducing eye fatique and improving concentration.
The Philips LightFrame Moda 248X3LFHSB also features two dual HDMI connectors and a VGA port that allow connectivity to various other devices. In addition the Moda monitor comes with SmartColor that extends visual colour range for rich and vibrant images, SmartTxt, which can improve clarity of text-based applications including Word and PDF documents, and SmartResponse for fast transitions between moving frames.
Available now the Philips LightFrame Moda 248X3LFHSB costs 399 Singapore dollars.[HighTechReview]
Philips today introduced a new energy saving monitor namely the Brilliance 241P4LRY. Using this 24-inch monitor, you can greatly reduce your electricity bills by up to 80%. The Philips Brilliance 241P4LRY adopts the ErgoSensor technology that will turn off the monitor when no one is not in front of it. This smart monitor will also advise the user on neck posture and optimal viewing distance. It features WLED backlighting, a native resolution of 1920 x 1080 pixels, a 5 ms response time, a 250 cd/m2 maximum brightness, a contrast ratio of 1,000:1 (20,000,000:1 SmartContrast), D-Sub, DVI and DisplayPort connectivity, four USB 2.0 ports, two 1.5 W speakers, and a stand enabling height, swivel, tilt and rotation adjustment.
The Philips Brilliance 241P4LRY will be launched next month for 339 Euro ($452).
Source : techfresh
Philips just announced a new home entertainment device or gadget if we may refer to it as that, the Philips HMP2000. Built specially for your home entertainment center, the HMP2000 Set-top Box comes with built-in WiFi 802.11 b/g/n connectivity enabling the device to stream videos and images from your home network to your TV.
The Philips HMP2000 Set-top Box gives access to online content from sites such as Facebook, YouTube and even Flickr directly from your television set, the box supports full 1080p video as well as several online video services including Netflix and LoveFilm among others.
The HMP2000 Set-top Box is already on sale in the UK for the price of £49.99 which is approximately $79 in US currency. A quick search of Amazon for the Philips HMP2000 prove futile, when will it hit the US market is the question.
Philips has unveiled the new DS6100 speaker dock for Apple’s iPad, iPhone or iPod.Featuring a sleek design with premium aluminum finish, the DS6100 has a style that blends great with your iMac. The speaker dock is equipped with neodymium speakers for pure and balanced sound with 20W RMS total output power.
The Philips DS6100, in addition to docking iPod and iPhone for playback, charging and syncing, offers AUX-in for connecting to other multimedia devices with headphone jack, meaning you can also use the speaker dock as speaker for your PC or Mac. It works with any Windows PC and Mac for syncing iPhone or iPod. Coming in May, the DS6100 will be priced at $179.99.
Philips’ Fidelio L1 is an high-end headphones designed to “let you hear every detail and not of original composition”. The headphones features 40mm high definition optimally vented neodymium drivers which are pre-tilted to match the ear cup’s natural angle for directing the sound straight into the ear canal. The driver’s design includes a vent in the center which emphasises the middle and low frequencies, producing the acoustic energy that brings extended yet controlled bass and a transparent mid-range.
The L1 has a semi-open back design that combines the balanced, transparent sound of an open back with the deep bass and noise isolation expected from a fully closed back. It has engineered aluminum earshellss that are mounted on a layer of engineering plastics reducing unwanted vibration and resonance for stable performance. The L1 also has memory foam earpads for ergonomic fit and longer listening comfort.
The Philips Fidelio L1 comes with in-line remote and microphone for use with iPhone and iPod. It uses 3.5mm connector and comesw ith a 6.3mm adapter. A carrying pouch is also included.
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Time is slipping away for it to meet its promised September debut, but Philip’s Android-based GoGear Connect handheld / PMP is now available for pre-order from at least one online retailer (J&R). It’ll run you $170 for the 8GB model and an even $200 for 16GB (both a slight discount off the list price), each of which come equipped with a 3.2-inch display, WiFi connectivity, built-in speakers, a microSD card slot for additional storage, and Android 2.3 with access to Android Market. Unfortunately, there’s still no indication of an exact ship date, but we’re guessing you won’t have to wait too much longer if you decide to take the plunge.
Via – engadget
The company distributes branded Philips LCD monitor (MMD Monitors & Displays,), IFA in Berlin will present a series of monitors and new technologies. The new Philips technology in the design of sophisticated monitors LightFrame Family Fashion catalyze the attention of visitors, and a 3D gaming will dispaly the gaming experience to new levels.
In the premiere will be presented with a Philips monitor technology “ErgoSensor” that is able to recognize the ways in which the user is in front of the screen and can facilitate the recruitment of a more ergonomically proper posture.
All this happens thanks to the ability to analyze the position of the face in relation to the monitor. To enable this feature is a camera equipped with a CMOS processor. The images captured by the camera are analyzed by software that focuses on the interaction of the person with the surrounding environment. The suggestions that are given to the user about his posture that is spending time in front of the monitor, may help prevent fatigue and back pain, as well as many other health problems due to work.
Together with ErgoSensor screen technology, will be also possible to see a family with an exclusive Philips technology LightFrame fashion, that issues around the frame of the monitor a light, cool blue light that helps to improve concentration. Thanks to the attractive design of the line fashion, these new monitors have a 16:9 special aesthetic line, representing very well the current technology trends.
Last but not least, will be also presented Philips 27-inch monitor designed for gaming that makes the game a truly thrilling experience: wearing the special glasses provided, visitors can enter the third dimension with this full-screen 16:9 LCD HD. More importantly, the monitor is equipped with the technology and SmartImage TouchControl that ensure a comfortable user experience
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In recent years there has been a boom in electric toothbrushes with rotating head. These models are powered by AA batteries, often disposable. The model DiamondClean Philips, however, uses a USB port to provide a power source standards when traveling.
Equipped with a travel case and a dock in the shape of glass for the bathroom, the Philips DiamondClean has two types of heads that rotate at 31,000 rpm to eliminate 100% of the plate in about 2 minutes. A full battery charge provides autonomy for 3 weeks.
The device also provides 5 modes of vibration to help whiten teeth, the sensitivity of the gums or easy cleaning. In Great Britain is on sale for £ 250, about 286 €.
Philips Fidelio SoundSphere is a new wireless speaker system that comes with flower pots shape in a glossy black colour design, a free-floating tweeter on top that throwing quality sounds in all directions and a bundled small docking station for control on both speakers
Philips Fidelio SoundSphere integrate full Airplay technology for wireless music playback from your computer, iPhone, iPad or iPod touch. Expect to see Fidelio SoundSphere appear in Europe market by this coming May, no wording on release for U.S market yet.