PC gamers have been waiting for this one. The Steam Deck from Valve is a new handheld—basically a Nintendo Switch. It’s a pocketable PC that runs SteamOS through a 2.4-3.5GHz processor. It features a seven-inch touchscreen with 1,280 x 800 rez at a 16:10 aspect ratio. Brightness is 400 nits. 64GB of eMMC internal storage let’s you take your favorite titles on the go.
The Smart Clock 2 from Lenovo is a bedside alarm clock powered by Google Assistant. It’s got a 4-inch touchscreen that offers access to other smart home controls, an optional Qi-charging adapter, and it even functions as a night light. It’s available in 3 colors and 85% of the plastic used in the clock is made from recycled material.
Nintendo players have something new to fiend for with the release of the Switch OLED model. This new variant of the popular portable console offers a larger 7-inch 720p OLED display with support up to 1080p in TV mode. This means sharp, crystal clear game-play with a healthy 9-hour battery-life. With few internal changes other than the display, it’s compatible with all existing Switch games.
Dell’s high-end UltraSharp webcam is a USB-C camera that packs impressive capabilities into its small, cylindrical design. For optics, it’s got a Sony STARVIS CMOS 8.3-megapixel sensor capable of recording & streaming in both 4K & 1080p with variable frame rates. Field of view is also adjustable from 65º-90º. AI-driven auto-framing keeps you focused & in the frame even as you move for seamless motion tracking.
Designed to keep all your Apple devices in one place as they power-up, Kensington’s StudioCaddy is a desktop dock that gives you a sturdy stand for your iPad and MacBook plus it delivers wireless dual Qi-charging for iPhone, Airpods, & Watch. USB-A and USB-C ports allow you to power other devices.
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Whether you use Zens’ new 4000mAh Dual Powerbank and stand in portrait or landscape mode, the magnetic connection holds your MagSafe compatible device securely while charging another on its backside. The rear charging pad is not magnetic but this little guy has enough juice to recharge your phone 1.5X.
Made of solid lucite polished to a mirror finish, the crystal-clear domed design of the NightWatch creates a bold magnifying effect that turns your Apple Watch into a legit bedside alarm clock. Your watch charger snaps into position to offer easy drop-in charging and the device also amplifies the sound of your alarm. Compatible with all Apple Watch models
The latest high-efficiency gallium nitride (GaN) charger from Razer is a pocketable device offering 130W of power. That’s enough to charge two USB-C devices simultaneously at 100W plus two more USB-A devices at 18W each. Plug prongs fold away for easy carry & weight is a travel-friendly 12 ounces.
For the first time since bowing out back in 1996, Atari is releasing a new gaming console. The all-new Atari VCS system comes with a copy of VCS Vault, which includes 100 classic Atari arcade and 2600 titles. The system also supports an online marketplace with over a dozen titles from independent developers. Adding even more versatility, it offers a PC mode allowing it to run Windows, Linux, and Chrome operating systems.
The unique array of modular controls in Monogram’s Creative Console empower your creativity and productivity on everything from the AdobeCS ecosystem to music production to your favorite games. The system offers shortcut buttons, sliders, dials, joystick, and mouse actions plus an Orbiter module for seamless app control. The modules can be connected in custom configurations to suit any workflow.
The 10-in-1 ACASIS swappable hub gives your PC a range of essential ports as well as SSD storage with read/write speeds up to 1000Mb/s. With its all aluminum body and swappable design, it allows you easily remove/replace full SSD cards without any tools. Ports include 4K @60Hz HDMI, 100W USB-C PD, SD/TF Slots, type-C 3.1, USB 3.0, gigabit ethernet, & audio input. A funded Indiegogo.
Nitecore’s NES300 is a compact yet powerful outdoor power station that boasts a large capacity of 311Wh, a high output of 200W & 9.1Wh/100g of outstanding energy capacity to deliver pure sine wave AC, vehicle lighter and USB outputs, offering simultaneous and versatile power to support all your adventures: road trips, camping, camera gear and more.
The latest addition to Western Digital’s WD_Black lineup is the D30 Game Drive SSD. It’s a compact bus-powered USB SSD offering read speeds up to 900MB/s. with capacities from 500GB to 2TB. There’s also a special version for Xbox coming out later this summer which comes with a one month trial membership of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate.
Equipped with two, waterproof & grounded 3-prong outlets and a USB-A charging port, plus support for Alexa, Apple Home Kit and Hey Google voice control, the WeMo wi-fi Smart Outdoor Plug gives you precise mobile control for all your outdoor devices & appliances. An “Away mode” function turns various lights in the home on and off to make it appear occupied, when you’re away.
The incredible charging power & small size of Anker’s gallium nitride chargers makes them a mobile-friendly option that really works—they’re about 20% faster than standard plug-in chargers. And the new Nano II GaN chargers offer this speedy performance in an even smaller package. Available in 30W, 45W, & 65W models, they feature a single USB-input to power all your devices.
The Cleanstation from touch-free home innovators Simplehuman is a dedicated sanitation station purpose-built for iPhone. Drop your device in the slot where it’s lowered into the Cleanstation & in just 30-seconds, it is ejected germ-free. It uses UV-C LED lights to clean 99.99% of the surface area of your phone without ever touching it.
HTC’s latest addition to its high-end Vive lineup is the Pro 2, a pro-grade VR headset boasting 5K resolution with a 120º field of view plus a maximum refresh rate of 120Hz. Designed specifically for PC compatibility, they also offer Hi-Res Audio & support for 3D spatial sound.
Anker’s PowerConf C300 is an AI-powered laptop & computer cam that delivers crisp 1080p/60FPS quality with true-to-life colors. Features like auto low-light correction ensure you look your best even in poor lighting conditions & AI that will automatically adjust the field of view to fit everyone in the frame, so nobody has to huddle. Super fast auto-focus, USB-C powered, Mac & Windows compatible.
Purpose-built for iPhone 12 and its MagSafe charger, the magnetic Forté dock securely holds your phone while it recharges at a speedy 15 watts. Position your phone vertically or horizontally for effortless hands-free use. The stand tilts up to 70º to give you the perfect viewing angle or charging pedestal for your AirPods.
Designed for use in the wild, the Filmatic mobile projector is the world’s smallest outdoor projector; a wireless, drop-resistant speaker, projector & lantern in one. The pocket-size, all-metal design offers IPX6 water resistance & weighs just 200 grams with Android-powered tech that includes support for 1080p 4K FHD, auto focus, & DLP display. Projection size ranges from 30” to 120”. A funded Kickstarter.