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Mopoint is a Powerful Pocketable USB-C Charger at werd.com

Mopoint is a Powerful Pocketable USB-C Charger

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70% smaller that your standard charging device, the pocketable 65W Mopoint is the world’s smallest Gallium Nitride (GaN) charger. With 65W, there’s plenty of power to share—enough to power 2 laptops and then some, with 2 USB-C ports (supporting Power Delivery 3.0) and one USB-A (supporting Quick Charge 3.0). The wall plug tines fold-in for portability and add-on travel converters/adapters make it universal. A funded Kickstarter.

Pixii Rangefinder Balances Tech & Technique at werd.com

Pixii Rangefinder Balances Tech & Technique

Designed to mimic the feel of manual rangefinder photography in a compact digital camera, the Pixii A series combines classic function—manual controls, Leica M-mount compatibility, and no LCD display panel. Instead it connects with your smartphone, allowing that to be your screen, with an app that allows for easy editing & sharing. It features a 12-megapixel APC-S CMOS sensor and 8GB of on-board SSD image storage.

RHA TrueConnect 2 Delivers More Bud for the Buck at werd.com

RHA TrueConnect 2 Delivers More Bud for the Buck

Following up on its original Airpod-alternative, Scottish audio brand RHA packed quite an impressive update into its TrueConnect 2 earbuds. Now with IP55 weather-resistance rating, they are more sweat-proof, they also boast 9 hours of playback & with the flip-top charging case, battery life ranges between 25-40 hours total. They’ve got upgraded drivers, too, ensuring cleaner, more powerful sound & clearer calls.

Canon Introduces R5 & R6 Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras at werd.com

Canon Introduces R5 & R6 Full-Frame Mirrorless Cameras

With the release of the EOS R5 and EOS R6, Canon is giving its full-frame mirrorless lineup a serious reboot. The R5 boasts an all-new Canon-made 45MP CMOS sensor and a Digic X processor, enabling 8K RAW video capture at up to 30p, 4K at up to 120p, and still images at up to 20fps. The R6 is equipped with a 20.1MP CMOS sensor enabling 4k capture at up to 60p & crispy slow-mo in 1080/120p. Both feature Canon’s 5-axis image stabilization. Pre-order is open now.

Bivy Stick Blue Keeps You Connected When You Go Off-Grid at werd.com

Bivy Stick Blue Keeps You Connected When You Go Off-Grid

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The compact Bivy Stick Blue satellite communicator is the brand’s smallest and lightest device yet. Linked with your phone, it enables satellite-based communication for your off-grid adventures. Send messages, SOS & Emergency alerts, access a database of routes, interactive trail maps and GPS-powered wayfinding tools. No activation or contract fees apply.

Marshall’s Emberton Speaker Delivers Sweet Summer Sounds at werd.com

Marshall’s Emberton Speaker Delivers Sweet Summer Sounds

Good for more than 20 hours of continuous portable playback, Marshall’s palm-size Emberton wireless speaker delivers punchy 360º sound like only a Marshall can, using an exclusive technology called True Stereophonic. All functions are controlled by a single multi-directional button and IPX-67 water resistance makes it party-proof. Quick charge capability gives 5 hours of playback on a 20-minute recharge.

ProGrip Easily Upgrades Your Phone Photography at werd.com

ProGrip Easily Upgrades Your Phone Photography

The ProGrip from ShiftCam is designed to make your smartphone perform better as a camera; it’s an ergonomic grip, case, wireless charging dock and battery back-up in one. With its comfy, weighted grip, your phone feels more like a camera, shifting easily between portrait & landscape mode shooting. It features a bluetooth shutter button plus it offers charging via a wireless Qi pad & USB-C plug-in. A funded Kickstarter.

Elgato’s Wave Microphones are Made for Pro-Level Podcasting at werd.com

Elgato’s Wave Microphones are Made for Pro-Level Podcasting

With Elgato Gaming’s new Wave 1 & Wave 3 microphones, you get a mic and mixer all in one, giving you crystal clear audio & studio-level control. Designed for podcasters, streamers and all who need to record broadcast-quality audio, the mics feature 24-bit DAC, proprietary technology aimed at eliminating distortion, even when voices and ambient noise is over-the-top loud. They both offer 5/8”, 3/8”, and 1/4” mounting adapters. The higher-end Wave 3 model also boasts capacitive mute and dual-layer metal mesh for noise reduction. An optional shock mount is also available.

The Lumix G100 is Vlog-Ready at werd.com

The Lumix G100 is Vlog-Ready

With its 180º articulating LCD display, the Lumix G100 mirrorless camera is optimized for vloggers and content creators. It features an electronic viewfinder nearly 3X brighter than its G90 predecessor, an auto-selfie function when the screen is flipped to the front, and media-friendly video feature that lets you film for YouTube or Instagram with easily adjustable aspect ratios & in-camera clip editing. It’s also compatible with the brand’s whole line of interchangeable lenses. Available late July in two different configurations.

The Wyze Cam Outdoor Delivers Security & Affordability at werd.com

The Wyze Cam Outdoor Delivers Security & Affordability

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The Wyze Cam Outdoor delivers features of a much pricier security camera in a truly affordable & functional design. The weatherproof & IP65-rated cam boasts 1080p HD image quality at 20 fps, motion detection, night vision, 2-way audio, and the Wyze app, which offers a rolling 14 days of free cloud storage. The form factor measures 2.3 × 2.3 × 2.8 inches and it mounts to walls with a simple, DIY screw-in bracket.

Adidas Introduces Workout-Ready RPD-O1 Headphones at werd.com

Adidas Introduces Workout-Ready RPD-O1 Headphones

Global sports superpower Adidas keeps athletes laced from head to toe. And now they’re putting it in your ears, too. Their new & workout-ready RPD-01 headphones are designed for training, sports and action of all sorts. They feature a sweatproof & IPX4 rated silicone neckband, 12 hours of battery life and boast simple push-button controls for effortless operation in the heat of the moment.

The Beoplay E8 Sport are Buds Built for Action at werd.com

The Beoplay E8 Sport are Buds Built for Action

Built on the brand’s proven E8 design, Bang & Olufsen’s all-new Beoplay E8 Sport is a truly wireless earbud optimized for training & workouts. In addition to award-winning B&O sound-quality, these premium buds boast seamless Bluetooth 5.1 connectivity, AAC and aptX support plus upgraded IP57 waterproofing. They deliver 7-hours of continuous play leveled up to 35-hours with the compact charging case. The E8 Sport is available July 9 in black & “oxygen blue.”

Klipsch Introduces ‘The Fives’ Atmos-Equipped Speakers at werd.com

Klipsch Introduces ‘The Fives’ Atmos-Equipped Speakers

Klipsch says no to the soundbar for home theater & TV viewing. Instead, they’re coming with The Fives, a set of full-range, Dolby Atmos-equipped bookshelf speakers that deliver the deep bass single soundbars just don’t. They’re also the first powered monitors to feature HDMI-ARC, enabling them to communicate directly with your television. Plus custom-made amplifiers, 24-bit decoding, Bluetooth 5.0 connectivity, and they’re available in 2 finishes: walnut or matte black.

Anker’s 13-in-1 Thunderbolt 3 Dock Has A Port For That at werd.com

Anker’s 13-in-1 Thunderbolt 3 Dock Has A Port For That

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When you need a USB-C dock that will truly do it all, Anker’s PowerExpand Elite 13-in-1 Thunderbolt 3 Dock is probably the one. Designed for dual display functionality it features both HDMI & Thunderbolt ports. But the list doesn’t end there, there’s also 2 USB-C ports, 4 USB-A ports, & 2 Thunderbolt 3 ports, plus that 4K HDMI Port, a Gigabit Ethernet Port & an SD Card Slot, microSD Card Slot, and Audio In & Out. What more could you possibly need?

Boston Dynamics Just Unleashed Spot the Robotic Dog at werd.com

Boston Dynamics Just Unleashed Spot the Robotic Dog

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Long the star of viral clips shared on social media, the eerily lifelike Spot robot from Boston Dynamics is now available to the public. As the most advanced mobile robot in the world, the new Spot Explorer 2.0 is actually designed to do work—like remote sensing & data collection & the ’bot is built for that—made to be easily customized to a given task, featuring the latest in MIT-developed autonomous abilities. With input & insight from owners & users, the Spot 2.0 is also designed for continuous upgrades & improvement. When considering the price tag, remember there will be no vet bills.

Native Union Dresses You Up In Italian Leather at werd.com

Native Union Dresses You Up In Italian Leather

Native Union’s Classic Leather Collection brings the elegance of leather to Qi charging & EDC power. The Drop Wireless Charger offers fast, secure charging for AirPods and AirPods Pro up to 5W, iPhone 8 or later up to 7.5W, and all Qi-compatible devices up to 10W. The fully-wrapped leather AirPods case offers mobile storage & power. Both feature the rich finish of natural Nappa Italian leathers in a variety of colors.

The Omnia Portable USB-C Charger is Light & Little at werd.com

The Omnia Portable USB-C Charger is Light & Little

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Aukey’s Omnia is a smart little 100W PD charger designed for full-speed charging of all the latest USB-C devices including the MacBook Pro 16”. Its compact form factor with foldable plugs is about 50% smaller and lighter than Apple’s stock 96W MacBook charger. Compatible with Apple, Android, and a whole range of devices, it is a powerful companion in a compact package.

Samsung’s Odyssey G9 Display is Ultra-Wide & Super-Fast at werd.com

Samsung’s Odyssey G9 Display is Ultra-Wide & Super-Fast

Samsung’s Odyssey G9 is a curved ultra-wide display optimized for gaming today and equipped for tomorrow’s tech. With the capacity for smooth gameplay at up to 240 fps, it speeds past most PC’s graphic capabilities, so it’s futureproof, at least for now. Resolution is 1440p, so higher than standard 1080 but not quite 4K, what it may lack in resolution, it makes up for in panoramic width—like having 2 monitors side-by-side.

CheerPod is the Ultimate Wireless Presentation Tool at werd.com

CheerPod is the Ultimate Wireless Presentation Tool

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During the big presentation, a technical glitch is not something anyone wants. With a CheerPod in your hand, it will all go smoothly. It’s a wireless air mouse and presentation tool that combines a 2.6-inch mouse with a touchpad and a laser pointer offering universal connectivity for seamless control anywhere you present, share or lead a discussion. Winner of a prestigious 2020 Red Dot Design Award, CheerPod switches easily between functions to scroll, swipe, slide, tap, and then flip to Air Mode for gesture-control. A funded Indiegogo.

For the Traveling Audiophile: Audeze LCD-1 Headphones at werd.com

For the Traveling Audiophile: Audeze LCD-1 Headphones

California-based premium audio innovators Audeze come correct with another award-winning over-ear headphone design. The LCD-1 are meticulously engineered for comfort, convenience, and studio-quality sound. They feature Audeze’s most powerful planar magnetic technology in an open-back, foldable and light-weight design—delivering rich, precision-tuned audio in a travel- & audiophile-friendly package.