New Products, May 30, 2018: LG G7+ ThinQ, Fujifilm instax Square SQ6 and more

LG G7+ ThinQ
LG G7+ ThinQ

LG G7+ ThinQ

SMARTPHONE

$1,198, available from Saturday

LG's latest flagship smartphone, G7+ ThinQ, will be here soon. It is packed with the latest Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 Mobile Platform, 6GB of system memory and 128GB of internal storage.

The 6.1-inch G7+ comes with an 8-megapixel front-facing camera. At its rear is a dual 16-megapixel camera set-up, with one camera having a normal focal length and the other an ultra-wide one. Its new AI Cam feature automatically recognises 19 scenes, up from its predecessor's eight. The G7+ will be available in black, grey and blue.


Fujifilm instax Square SQ6

INSTANT CAMERA

$219

The Fujifilm instax Square SQ6 is the Japanese imaging giant's first square-format instant camera. It uses the same square instax film first used by its digital camera cousin, SQ10. The SQ6 features a minimalist square design with a metallic finish around the lens. It is equipped with multiple shooting modes, such as automatic, selfie and double exposure. It comes in white, gold and grey.


Western Digital Black3D NVMe SSD

SOLID-STATE DRIVE

$179 (250GB), $329 (500GB), $639 (1TB)

Gamers and multi-taskers who need faster solid-state drives (SSDs) can consider the new Western Digital Black 3D NVMe SSD. It comes with an exceptional reading performance of up to 3,400MB per sec (for the 500GB and 1TB models) and writing performance of up to 2,800MB per sec (for the 1TB model). Plus, the SSDs feature up to 500,000 random input/output operations per sec (for the 1TB model), making them ideal for multi-threaded applications and data-intensive multi-tasking work.


NAD Viso HP70

WIRELESS HEADPHONES

$599

Designed for audiophiles on-the-go, the NAD Viso HP70 wireless over-ear headphones come with active noise cancelling (ANC) and NAD's exclusive RoomFeel technology. RoomFeel is said to make music sound more natural and richer, using the digital signal processing of the HP70's Bluetooth chipset. For wireless music delivery, the headphones uses aptX HD, which supports 24-bit music over Bluetooth. The HP70 also offers two wired modes, via its 3.5mm audio jack and USB port.


Loewe bild 7

OLED TV

From $10,999

The Loewe bild 7 series is the luxury audio visual brand's flagship Oled TV. This UHD TV (3,840 x 2,160 pixels) uses three high dynamic range (HDR) technologies - HDR10, HLG and Dolby Vision - to deliver the best possible image quality with natural colours and high contrast. Its built-in front speakers are said to produce acoustic sound quality like those in concert halls. It comes in sizes of 55 inches, 65 inches and 77 inches.


Nokia 8110 4G

FEATURE PHONE

$109

The "Matrix phone" is back. The Nokia 8110 4G is a re-make of the original Nokia 8110 used in the movie Matrix.

Available in black and yellow, this 4G feature phone comes with the iconic curved slider design. To answer or end calls, you simply slide open or close the slider. Plus, while it might be a feature phone, it comes with an app store that includes popular apps like Facebook, Twitter and Google Maps. It also comes with everyone's favourite Snake game.

Compiled by Trevor Tan

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on May 30, 2018, with the headline 'New Products'. Print Edition | Subscribe