New Products, Oct 26, 2016: Belkin Base for Apple Pencil, Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016, 7.0") Wi-Fi and more

Belkin Base for Apple Pencil
Belkin Base for Apple Pencil

Belkin Base for Apple Pencil

PERIPHERAL

$35

Always misplacing your Apple Pencil stylus? Belkin's Base for Apple Pencil is the answer.

Built with aircraft-grade aluminium and a classy chrome finish to match the Apple look, it holds the Apple Pencil upright, thereby protecting the tip of the Apple Pencil while allowing easy access to the stylus.

Fuji Xerox DocuPrint CM315 z

PRINTER

$899, available from Nov 1

Designed for small and home offices, the Fuji Xerox DocuPrint CP315 z multi-functional printer is able to print, copy, scan and fax.

It is said to take less than 9.2sec for the first colour print and can print up to 28 pages (colour or monochrome) a minute.

Equipped with AirPrint, Google Cloud Print ready, Wi-Fi Direct and Near-Field Communication connectivity, it lets users print directly via their smartphones. It also has a 4.3-inch customisable panel so that users can optimise the workflow.

Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016, 7.0") Wi-Fi

TABLET

$168

Looking for an affordable mini-tablet for your kid or for your Pokemon Go hunt? Take a look at the Samsung Galaxy Tab A (2016, 7.0") Wi-Fi.

This 7-inch Android tablet features Kids Mode 4.0, whereby users can access a variety of safe and fun content such as games and apps for their children to enjoy.

There is also the Parental Control function that lets parents set usage time limits for the device and restrict specific app access.

Dell XPS 13

LAPTOP

From $1,899

The Dell XPS 13 is the world's smallest 13-inch laptop with a virtually borderless InfinityEdge display, according to its maker.

It is essentially a 13.3-inch screen in an 11.9-inch frame, with a chassis cut from a single block of aluminium for a beautiful and sturdy design.

The XPS 13 comes with the latest seventh-generation Intel Core processors for more processing power and better battery life.

Otterbox Defender for iPhone 7 and 7 Plus

IPHONE CASE

$89 (iPhone 7), $99 (iPhone 7 Plus)

Otterbox has a defender for your new Apple iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus. The Otterbox Defender case features a three-layer construction, which includes an outer slip-cover and an inner shell cradle, that protects your phone against impact or drops.

In addition, it has a built-in screen protector to prevent scratches to the phone's display. Strategically placed covers help to block dirt, dust and lint from getting into the ports.

Logitech M331 Silent Plus Mouse

MOUSE

$32

Don't want to disturb your family while rushing that important report in the middle of the night? You might want to get Logitech's new M331 Silent Plus Mouse.

It is said to provide the same "clicky" feel as a normal mouse but with over 90 per cent reduction in noise. It also features a rubber wheel for quiet scrolling and its feet are made of high-performance material for quiet gliding.

With the included USB nano-receiver, the M331 can connect wirelessly to any computer. It can last for up to 24 months on a normal AA battery.

Compiled by Trevor Tan

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 26, 2016, with the headline 'New Products'. Print Edition | Subscribe