New Products, Sept 21, 2016: LG X power, Sony PlayStation 4 Final Fantasy VX Luna Edition and more

LG X power.
LG X power.

LG X power

SMARTPHONE

$298

Looking for a smartphone that can last your Pokemon hunts? Try the LG X power. This 5.3-inch Android 6.0 smartphone packs a 4,100mAh battery in its compact 7.9mm-thin body, and is said to last up to 72hr on a single charge. Plus, it can be fully charged in just 1.8hr, so you can be up and running quickly. The X power can also double as a charger for other mobile devices. Just connect these devices to the phone via a USB on-the-go cable.


Sony PlayStation 4 Final Fantasy VX Luna Edition

GAME CONSOLE

$549, available from Nov 29

Final Fantasy fans, get ready with your money. Sony will be releasing limited numbers of a special PlayStation 4 Final Fantasy VX (FF VX) Luna Edition gaming console.

Inspired by the new role-playing game FF VX, it features a unique moon motif with the FF VX main logo placed in the centre. Below the logo are the names of the four main characters of the game printed in gold. The grip of the bundled DualShock 4 wireless controller also features a grey FF VX logo.


Epson L1455

PRINTER

$1,179

For freelance layout artists or home office owners, the Epson L1455 A3 printer provides both convenience and productivity. It has a high printing speed of up to 18 images per minute (ipm) for A4 prints and 10ipm for A3 ones, with a high quality print resolution of up to 4,800 dots per inch. It supports A3 duplex printing, scanning and copying. Equipped with Ethernet, Wi-Fi, Wi-Fi Direct and USB 2.0, it is convenient for workgroup printing in office environments. A 4.3-inch touchscreen LCD lets users change settings easily.


Fujifilm X-A3

MIRRORLESS CAMERA

$999 (with 16-50mm kit lens), available on Friday

The entry-level model of Fujifilm X-series mirrorless cameras, the X-A2, has an upgrade. The new X-A3 features a 24.2-megapixel image sensor and a 49-point autofocusing (AF) system.

A 3-inch LCD touchscreen that can be flipped around by 180 degrees makes it great for the selfie lover in you. In addition, you can take a selfie by pressing the vertical command dial instead of the shutter release for a more comfortable grip as well as to minimise camera shake.


Jaybird Freedom Wireless Bluetooth Buds

WIRELESS HEADPHONES

$259

The Jaybird Freedom Wireless Bluetooth Buds removes the bane of cables getting in the way of your workouts, but has a cable connecting the two earbuds so you don't lose them easily. In addition, all the electronics of these in-ear headphones have been moved to a miniaturised three-button controller for better signal performance, while allowing easy control of your music. Available in gold, black, red and blue.


Viva Madrid Finura for iPhone 7/7 Plus

IPHONE CASE

$24.90 (iPhone 7), $26.90 (iPhone 7 Plus)

Protect your new Apple iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus with the elegant Viva Madrid Finura case. It is a leather folio-type case that protects the front and rear of your new smartphone. On the inside of its front flap, there are two slots for you to put your ez-link card or credit card. Plus, there is a SIM ejector tool pouch and a nano-SIM storage slot for the frequent flier who needs to keep changing SIM cards.

Compiled by Trevor Tan

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on September 21, 2016, with the headline 'New Products'. Print Edition | Subscribe