New Products, April 13, 2016: Samsung Galaxy TabPro S, Canon PowerShot SX720 HS and more

Samsung Galaxy TabPro S
Samsung Galaxy TabPro S

Samsung Galaxy TabPro S

HYBRID LAPTOP

$1,698, available on April 30

Looking for a Windows 10 hybrid laptop? The Samsung Galaxy TabPro S might fit the bill.

It features a 12-inch (2,160 x 1,400 pixels) Amoled touch screen, a 2.2GHz Intel Core M3-6Y30 processor, 128GB of flash storage and 4GB of system memory.

You can use it as a Windows tablet, or as a laptop when you dock it with the included case that has a full-size keyboard as well as a touchpad.

Sotx A3 Smart Badminton Racquet

SPORTS TECH

$320, available exclusively on www.thecrazybadmanshop.online

The Sotx A3 racquet is aimed at helping you improve your badminton skills. It has a built-in chip in its handle that records your smashes, slices, lifts and blocks. Connect the racquet via Bluetooth using the Smart Badminton app (available on Android and iOS), and you will be able to see how you performed. It comes with a charging cradle and a racquet bag.

Canon PowerShot SX720 HS

DIGITAL CAMERA

$499

The Canon PowerShot SX720 HS might just be the perfect vacation camera.

This 20.3-megapixel compact camera has a whopping 40x optical zoom lens or a focal length of 24mm to 960mm. So after snapping that wide-angle mountain scene shot, you can immediately zoom in on that goat standing at the cliff edge.

You can compose photos using its 3-inch display.

Puma Ignite Disc

RUNNING SHOES

$229

Hate tying your shoelaces?

The Puma Ignite Disc is your answer.

These lace-less running shoes feature Puma's unique 25-year-old Disc internal wire system.

The Disc tightens each shoe for a custom fit when you turn a dial found where the tongue is usually sited.

It also uses Puma's latest Ignite foam, which is said to have excellent cushioning.

LG G6 (OLED65G6)

TELEVISION SET

$12,999, available end - April

This 65-inch 4K (3,840 x 2,160 pixels) 3D TV set uses LG's latest webOS 3.0 Smart TV platform, which offers an intuitive interface and enhanced mobile device connectivity for a better user-experience.

Its Oled module is directly applied to a glass back panel for an ultra-slim profile. The resulting thin glass bezel and monolithic design makes the G6 a centrepiece for any living room.

Final Fantasy XV Ultimate Collector's Edition

VIDEO GAME

$459.90, available on Sept 30

Final Fantasy (FF) fans can rejoice. The 15th iteration of this long-running turn-based role-playing game is finally coming this year. And this collector's edition is one that hardcore FF fans should get.

It comes with an exclusive 26cm-tall figurine of the game character Noctis, a hardcover 192-page art book, exclusive steel cases with in-game soundtrack and a copy of the game. There are also additional in-game items and bonus content.

Only 30,000 copies of the game will be released. It is available for pre-order now on both PlayStation 4 and Xbox One platforms.

Compiled by Trevor Tan

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on April 13, 2016, with the headline 'New Products'. Print Edition | Subscribe