New Products, Aug 31, 2016: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV, Moto G Turbo Edition and more

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

Canon EOS 5D Mark IV

DSLR

Pricing and availability to be confirmed

Canon has finally launched the fourth version of its popular EOS 5D full-frame DSLR series.

The EOS 5D Mark IV features a 30.4-megapixel full-frame image sensor (up from 22.3-megapixel in the 5D Mark III) and a Digic 6+ image processor, for better image quality and faster image processing than its predecessor.

It can shoot up to 7 frames per second. Its Dual Pixel CMOS AF (auto-focusing) technology - found in the flagship EOS 1D X Mark II - and 61 AF points allow for quick AF.

Moto G Turbo Edition

SMARTPHONE

$399

If you want an affordable Android Marshmallow smartphone that is resistant to dust and water, take a look at the Moto G Turbo Edition.

Rated at IP67 for water and dust repellence, you can bring this 5-inch Android smartphone to the poolside or the beach. Just don't go swimming with it.

It features a Qualcomm Snapdragon ocha-core processor and powerful graphics capabilities. Frequent fliers will like its Dual-SIM feature.

SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Type-C Flash Drive

USB FLASH DRIVE

$15 (16GB), $22 (32GB), $39 (64GB), $69 (128GB)

With more laptops and smartphones adopting the USB Type-C or USB-C port, you might want to future-proof yourself with this USB flash drive.

It features a retractable design with a reversible USB-C connector and a standard USB connector. You can toggle between the two connectors and transfer files easily among your smartphones, tablets and computers with it.

It also works with the SanDisk Memory Zone Android app so users can manage and back up the contents of their mobile devices.

Uniq Journa Heritage Edition for Galaxy Note7

PHONE CASE

$29

The Uniq Journa Heritage Edition folio case gives all-round protection for your new Samsung Galaxy Note7. It has a flap that holds two credit cards and can also be used to prop up the phone when watching videos.

The package includes a traveller kit - a credit card-sized wallet that can hold five SIM cards and a SIM card eject tool. The traveller kit includes two nano-SIM to micro-SIM card adaptors, one micro-SIM to SIM card adaptor, one nano-SIM to SIM card adaptor and a SIM card eject tool.

Under Armour Charged Bandit 2

RUNNING SHOES

$179

Designed for neutral runners, the Under Armour (UA) Charged Bandit 2 features a two-piece midsole with two different densities. The heel cushioning material has a firmer density to stabilise impact, while the forefoot cushioning material is softer to aid propulsion. Combined, it allows for a stable and smooth ride.

On the outsole are flex grooves for cushioning and flexibility.

Asus Transformer Book T101

HYBRID LAPTOP

$399

Can't decide between a laptop and tablet? Consider the Asus Transformer Book T101.

It consists of an all-aluminium 10.1-inch tablet and a keyboard. So you can use it as a Windows 10 tablet, or connect the tablet to the keyboard to use it as a laptop. A reversible magnetic hinge allows the tablet to be detached, flipped over and re-attached.

Compiled by Trevor Tan

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 31, 2016, with the headline 'New Products'. Print Edition | Subscribe