Portable Category

    Apple Introduces a Bigger & Better 10.5-Inch iPad Pro at werd.com

    Apple Introduces a Bigger & Better 10.5-Inch iPad Pro

    Posted in Portable and Tech

    Apple just unveiled its newest tablet, the 10.5-inch iPad Pro. 20% larger than last year’s 9.7-inch model, it also has 40% smaller borders, giving more space to its bright, True Tone display. Other features include a full-size on-screen keyboard, 64GB of memory—50% more than the outgoing model, as well as a 12MP camera & 4k video capture.

    A Fresh Alternative to Android & iPhones: The Essential PH-1 at werd.com

    A Fresh Alternative to Android & iPhones: The Essential PH-1

    Posted in Portable and Tech

    Tech startup Essential is a new player in the smartphone market, created by Android founder Andy Rubin. Their first phone, the Essential PH-1 is ready to rival the best in both iPhone and Android technology. It’s the world’s thinnest dual camera phone and made with premium materials like titanium, ceramic & Gorilla Glass. Inside, it’s got a Qualcomm 835 processor, 4GB of RAM, and comes with 128GB of storage. Available for pre-order now.

    The ActionSleeve Armband Gets Your Watch Out Of The Way at werd.com

    The ActionSleeve Armband Gets Your Watch Out Of The Way

    Posted in Portable and Tech

    If you want all the tracking data & function of your Apple Watch without wearing it on your wrist, check out ActionSleeve Armband. It straps your Apple Watch to your upper arm or bicep, where it’s out of the way but still fully viewable & controllable. The closure is velcro for getting that tighter fit needed for more accurate heart rate monitoring. Available for both 38mm & 42mm watches in red or black.

    Apple Should Have Made This New Macbook Charger/USB Hub Themselves at werd.com

    Apple Should Have Made This New Macbook Charger/USB Hub Themselves

    Posted in Computers and Portable and Tech

    If you’re running the latest Macbook or Macbook Pro, you know the struggle. Toting that rat’s nest of white adapter dongles around is the uncoolest. Clean up this mess with the PowerUp charger. It is a handsome little brick that has 3 USB-A ports built into a charger. There’s a USB-C for powering up your laptop with a cable that wraps neatly around the PowerUp for clean portability.

    The River Mobile Power Station Has Your Backup at werd.com

    The River Mobile Power Station Has Your Backup

    Posted in Gadgets and Portable and Tech

    At one third the weight & double the power of anything else on the market, River is an amazingly versatile portable power supply. It’s got a mega-capacity Li-ion battery (116,000 mAh with a total output of 500 watts) that will charge every device you own, multiple times. For ports, there are 2 USB Quickcharge 2.0,  2 USB, 2 USB Type C, 2 AC Outlets,  2 DC Outlets, &  a 12V car port. It can be charged by AC, the car port, or an optional solar panel.

    Samsung Unveils the New S8 Smartphone with Wraparound Infinity Display at werd.com

    Samsung Unveils the New S8 Smartphone with Wraparound Infinity Display

    Posted in Portable and Tech

    Finally some good news for fans of Samsung phones: the S8 is out. Its most striking feature is the 5.8-inch infinity display that bends seamlessly to wrap around the entire face of the phone. There are also no physical buttons, allowing the wraparound screen to cover 80% of the phone. There’s also Bixby, Samsung’s onboard AI assistant that both responds to your voice & reads what’s on your screen. The new S8 will be available April 21.

    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.

    FINsix Dart-C at werd.com

    FINsix Dart-C

    Posted in Portable and Tech

    The pocket-size Dart is the world’s smallest & lightest laptop charger. With 65W output it’s compatible with most major PC laptops—anything with a USB Type-C port, including the 2016 MacBooks and all your other USB devices. Its 100-240V support also means it can be used anywhere in the world.

    Mophie Juice Pack Air for iPhone 7 & 7 Plus at werd.com

    Mophie Juice Pack Air for iPhone 7 & 7 Plus

    Posted in Portable and Tech

    Mophie’s latest backup power cases for iPhone 7 & 7 Plus, the Juice Pack Air extends your phone’s battery life to 27 & 33 hours respectively & offers wireless charging using Charge Force technology. Compatible with Qi and other wireless charging systems, you simply set it down on any charger for a cable-free recharge.

    The Auxillite iPhone 7 Headphone Dongle at werd.com

    The Auxillite iPhone 7 Headphone Dongle

    Posted in Portable and Tech

    Here’s a sweet solution for your headphone jackless iPhone 7 & it looks better than Apple’s adapter. The Auxillite is a tubular aluminum adapter that sits flush with your Lightning port. On one end there’s a 3.5mm headphone jack & on the other, another Lighting port. Sleek & simple.