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The Book One from Porsche Design is a Stylish Laptop & Tablet In One at werd.com

The Book One from Porsche Design is a Stylish Laptop & Tablet In One

Posted in Computers and Tech

Porsche Design is anything but predictable and with the release of the BOOK ONE they’re exploring new terrain yet again. This time, a 2-in-1 laptop computer with a detachable display that functions as a tablet. The display is deployed using a VarioHinge, inspired by the gearbox of a sports car. Under the hood there’s a 7th Gen 2.70 GHz Intel i7-7500U processor, 16 GB RAM, & 512 GB SSD hard drive. Battery life is 14 hours.

SONOS Playbase Delivers Booming Theater Sound In a Slim, Stealth Package at werd.com

SONOS Playbase Delivers Booming Theater Sound In a Slim, Stealth Package

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The Playbase from SONOS is a tidy solution for bringing dynamic premium sound to your home viewing & gaming experience. Its low-profile design practically disappears beneath your TV and set-up is simple: 2 cords, one for power & one optical cord connecting the TV.  App access allows 1-touch streaming from over 30 services & TruePlay speaker tuning enables you to customize the sound to best fit your space & speaker configuration.

Native Union’s Dual-Port Smart Charger Makes a Lot Of Sense at werd.com

Native Union’s Dual-Port Smart Charger Makes a Lot Of Sense

Posted in Tech

A smart, compact form and Smart IC technology combine to make this one ingenious dual-port USB wall charger. Smart IC technology ensures your device is charging at maximum speed (3.1A max & 2.4A per port) while also providing safety & surge protection. Fold-away plug pins make it portable & pocketable.

The Beolit 17 Wireless Speaker Combines Big Sound & Scandinavian Design at werd.com

The Beolit 17 Wireless Speaker Combines Big Sound & Scandinavian Design

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

A clean, minimal design in matte aluminum, the latest wireless speaker cube in the Beoplay lineup is the 240-watt Beolit 17. It delivers: room-filling sound and 24-hour battery life plus premium details like the leather carry strap and a non-slip tray on top where you can place your phone without scratching it or the speaker. It offers one-touch connection to your device and 4 operating modes through the Beoplay App, including an alarm w/snooze function, remote control, & lots of options for audio presets.

The Xperia XZ Premium from Sony Delivers Cinematic Slo-Mo & Lots More at werd.com

The Xperia XZ Premium from Sony Delivers Cinematic Slo-Mo & Lots More

Posted in Portable and Tech

Sony went big with the Xperia XZ Premium. Its 5.5” 4K HDR display has 801 ppi resolution—roughly twice that of iPhone 7 Plus and the 19MP camera can shoot at ridiculous frame rates up to 960 fps. IP68 waterproofing and dust resistance ensure that the Snapdragon 835 processor will run smoothly in all environments. No word on the price yet, but with this build sheet, you can guess it’ll be a lot more than that new Nokia 3310.

Replace Your Light Switches with Brilliant Home Control at werd.com

Replace Your Light Switches with Brilliant Home Control

Posted in Space and Tech

With the Brilliant Control you’ll have a single control panel for your smart lighting, Sonos system, Nest Thermostat and other smart home devices. It installs in just minutes over an existing light switch and features a full color LCD touch display giving quick voice & touch functionality from one device to the next. Available for pre-order now.

Caavo Unifies All of Your Entertainment Devices at werd.com

Caavo Unifies All of Your Entertainment Devices

Posted in Tech and Television

Created by a crew of  tech wizards from places like Sling, Xbox, & Dish, the Caavo set-top box is designed for unlimited, one-stop access to everything you want to watch. Services, devices, apps, cable shows—you name it. The sleek form factor boasts 8 HDMI ports & software that automatically configures almost any device you plug in. In addition to a simple search interface it also maintains custom cross-device, cross-platform watchlists.

Mophie Rugged Cables at werd.com

Mophie Rugged Cables

Posted in Tech

Backed by a lifetime warranty, Mophie’s new line of pro-quality cables are built using heavy-gauge, high-quality wire to deliver maximum power flow and performance, guaranteeing the fastest connectivity speeds and highest efficiency possible. Whatever device you use, they’ve got you covered: USB-A, USB-C, Lightning, Switch-Tip, Micro-USB, adapters, and so on.

Pioneer Rayz at werd.com

Pioneer Rayz

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

If you’re an iPhone user, there’s a lot to like about Pioneer’s new Rayz earphones. They’re the first buds on the market with 2nd generation Lightning Audio Technology and they’re the only Lightning earphones with talk and charge capability. They’re efficient, too: achieving full-range sound & performance with lower current consumption than any other Lightning headset.

B&O PLAY Beoplay H4 Wireless Headphones at werd.com

B&O PLAY Beoplay H4 Wireless Headphones

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The H4 is the latest offering in Bang & Olufsen’s premium line of Beoplay headphones. This wireless over-ear model is highlighted by aluminum construction & lambskin covered memory foam ear pads. They feature simple physical buttons to control playback & sound can be custom-tuned to your taste with the Beoplay App.

RetroBlox Modular Game Console at werd.com

RetroBlox Modular Game Console

Posted in Gadgets and Tech

It turns out that keeping the box of old video game cartridges & discs was a smart move. Because now there’s RetroBlox, the world’s first HD retro game console. This compact console uses Element Modules that allow you to plug in & play various old cartridges, like NES & Genesis games. There’s also a built-in optical disc drive to play those disc-based PSX classics. Available April 2017.

ECOXGEAR EcoBoulder at werd.com

ECOXGEAR EcoBoulder

Posted in Audio & Speakers and Tech

The EcoBoulder is a powerful & rugged 100-watt indoor/outdoor speaker that will fire up the party in all environments under all kinds of conditions. It’s IP67 rated, that means: waterproof and dustproof. It’s got an internal waterproof compartment to protect your playback device against the elements and there’s an am/fm radio built-in. 2 units can also be paired wirelessly for stereo outdoor sound.