JVC XP-EXT1

Exofield: this is the name chosen by JVC Kenwood for the new technology capable of offering surround headphones listening: ‘exo’ as ‘outside’ (clear inspiration from the Latin ex, i.e. ‘from, outside, away’), ‘field’ in reference to the sound field: somehow, the synthesis of the concept of moving the sound field out of the listener’s head. The JVC XP-EXT1 system therefore exploits the proprietary technology of the Exofield company to allow listeners to experience the full effect of multi-channel audio sources, including Dolby Atmos and DTS: X, on headphones. And that’s…

JVC ExoField

Headphones are a great invention, but in all these years of evolution they still struggle to get rid of one of the great defects that characterizes them: the feeling that the sound resonates inside the head. When listening to a piece of music or watching a movie using a system of speakers, the position and distance of the speakers, the reflections and absorption of the environment create a totally different sensation in terms of spatiality. In recent years, the audio brands have been working hard on the theme and giving…

Poco X2 Smartphone

As expected, Poco has officially launched its Poco X2 smartphone as an independent brand recently separated from Xiaomi. The partially leaked specifications have been confirmed, because it is actually a renamed Redmi K30, which is currently only available in China. display However, the Poco X2 is not a direct successor to the popular Pocophone F1 from the year before last, which came with very high-end hardware in an affordable case at a very good price-performance ratio, but is still a mid-range model very interesting price. The Poco X2 has a…

CORE-T4

Ultra-resistant, waterproof with long-lasting batteries: durability has always been part of Crosscall’s DNA although the mobile phone sector is often subject to criticism regarding the controversial “planned obsolescence”. By offering particularly resistant smartphones, the French company goes against the current, opting for increasingly long-lasting products. Crosscall CORE-T4 Over the past 10 years, Crosscall has set extremely high quality standards, validated more than 80 laboratory tests and built reliable relationships with industrial partners who implement precise assemblies and use high quality components that are themselves tested, tested and ultra-resistant. The French…

Notebook VAIO SX12 SX14

About six months after the official presentation, VAIO announces the 2020 version of the SX12 and SX14 notebooks, now updated with 10th Gen Comet-Lake Intel Core processors presented last August. The distinctive feature of these notebooks remains the ultra-compact design and the very low weight thanks to the use of carbon fiber: there is talk of about 880 grams for the 12 “VAIO SX12 model and one kilogram for the 14” VAIO SX14 variant. Dimensions and display aside, the two notebooks have practically identical technical specifications; VAIO SX12 uses a…

Intel Core i9-10900K

Intel Core i9-10900K will be the new top-of-the-range processor for the desktop consumer segment that the US company will present with the Core 10th gen series, the first of Intel to introduce 10-core / 20-thread architecture in this market segment . After the rumors of these weeks, not least that relating to the new ASRock 400 series motherboards, now comes a further confirmation from the 3DMark database which confirms the number of cores and, not least, the CPU clock rates: 3 , 7 GHz basic with 5.1 GHz Boost (single-core).…

Snapdragon 865 video 8K

During this 2020 we will surely hear a lot about Snapdragon 865. The new top-of-the-range processor made by Qualcomm will strengthen almost all high-end smartphones, including the Samsung Galaxy S20 (which will be presented next week). The SoC, as previously announced, will support video recording up to 8K resolution. Snapdragon 865 is capable of processing up to 2 Gigapixels per second thanks to the integrated ISP Spectra 480. Theoretically it can also capture photos up to 200 MP or videos in 4K HDR and 64 MP photos simultaneously. To demonstrate…

Amazfit PowerBuds and Amazfit ZenBuds

The Amazfit PowerBuds They weigh only 7 grams each and are equipped with touch buttons to control them and magnetic hooks that can be used in case of sporting activity and, for completeness, incorporate a PPG type heartbeat sensor. They are water resistant with the IP55 standard but cannot be immersed in water. Turning to audio quality, the headphones integrate diaphragms of composite material for high fidelity audio with a mode that also allows you to listen to sounds coming from outside. Another aspect to consider is autonomy: they offer…

Xiaomi Mi 10

Xiaomi Mi 10 will be presented in the coming days and will be the first smartphone in the world to be equipped with LPDDR5 DRAM memories signed by Micron, which has in fact started mass production of the first DDR5 low-consumption chip. Micron’s LPDDR5 DRAM responds to the growing demand for higher memory performance and lower energy consumption in various markets, including the automotive, PC and network systems built for 5G and AI applications. The LPDDR5 DRAM can provide up to 20% reduction in energy consumption compared to the LPDDR4…

MySound True Pods

With Bluetooth 5.0 technology and a unique design, MySound’s new True Pods in-ear headphones are created to become a true style accessory. Beautiful to wear, the True Pods allow you to listen to your favorite playlist and keep in touch with friends by managing calls directly from the headset. The EasyWear pavilions ensure maximum comfort even after hours of use. True Pods earphones are able to literally capture the listener, thanks to the perfect mix of enveloping sound, performance, trendy design. Once the use is finished, the earphones can be…