New Products, Feb 15, 2017: Asus ROG XG Station 2, Cornell CTF-PD68ECO and more

Asus ROG XG Station 2
Asus ROG XG Station 2

Asus ROG XG Station 2

GRAPHICS CARD DOCK

$888

Want to play graphics-intensive games but have only an Ultrabook? The Asus ROG XG Station 2 is your answer.

It is an external graphics card dock that turns any laptop with a Thunderbolt 3 connection into a gaming laptop.

Its built-in power supply unit of 680W not only powers a docked graphics card but also your laptop as well.

In addition, you can easily upgrade to any current and upcoming NVIDIA GeForce GTX 9/10 series or AMD Radeon R9/RX series graphics card.


Cornell CTF-PD68ECO

SMART ELECTRIC FAN

$259

The Cornell CTF-PD68ECO is the world's first eco-friendly intelligent fan, according to its maker.

It features a smart body sensor that will power up whenever it detects people in the room. It will also automatically select the oscillation angle to ensure everyone in the room is covered.

Furthermore, it will automatically adjust the wind speed according to the room temperature.


Caudabe Sheath

iPHONE CASE

$35

The Caudabe Sheath is a case for your Apple iPhone 7 and 7 Plus that maintains the smartphone's slim profile while still providing ample protection.

Made using a soft gel-like flexible polymer with excellent shock absorption capabilities, the Sheath protects the phone from knocks and drops.

Yet, at only 0.9mm, it does not add much thickness to the phone.

It also wraps around the camera lens and flash nicely, so it looks pretty without affecting the image quality.


Ariston Andris Slim 20

HOME APPLIANCE

$329

Do you find your home's storage water heater too big and ugly? Get the Ariston Andris Slim 20 (SL20).

Designed to fit small spaces like those in HDB flats, the SL20 features a long, rectangular (28cm tall and 30cm deep) curved tank that saves space when you install it in your bathroom. The titanium enamel-coated tank is made of high-insulation materials to boost energy conservation.

The storage water heater also promises extra durability through the use of a copper heating element which has undergone anti-microbial treatment to ensure more hygienic water output.


Belkin Power RockStar 6600

POWER BANK

$109

If you are always having trouble trying to find your cable when you reach for your power bank, you ought to get the Belkin Power RockStar 6600.

The 6,600mAh power bank has a neat magnetised slot that holds a 3.9-inch Lightning or micro-USB cable (both cables bundled) securely. Thus, when you need to recharge your smartphone, the RockStar has everything you need. No more having to search your bag for that charging cable.

The RockStar comes with two USB ports for a total 3.4amp power output, so you can charge two devices at the same time.

Compiled by Trevor Tan

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on February 15, 2017, with the headline 'New Products'. Print Edition | Subscribe