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Fully Charged: The Tera 1000wh Power Station

With 1000wh of power for camping, home, and emergencies, the Tera Power Station from 7Mai boasts 1200w of output, 10 outlets, and can recharge to 80% every hour, plus it functions as an EV battery. With its compact, countertop size, it’s an ideal power solution for all sorts of off-grid activities: camp appliances, cooking, & lights, as well as essential recharges for all your devices like laptops, phones & cameras. It delivers pass through power and is solar compatible. A funded Indiegogo.

McIntosh Unveils MC3500 Mk II Amplifier

Serious audiophiles will know exactly why McIntosh’s handmade MC3500 Amplifier is iconic. Made famous for its rocking performance at 1969’s Woodstock festival, the 3500 amp has been reimagined for today’s most discerning home audio enthusiasts. The MC3500 Mk II is a retro-inspired tube amp with modern abilities; a 350-watt monoblock utilizing McIntosh’s Unity Coupled Circuit transformer, to deliver perfect sound output with 2, 4, or 8-Ohm impedance.

This 240W Portable GaN Fast Charger Has All The Ports

With the ability to fast charge 6 devices at once, including laptops, phones & USB devices, the 240W EGO EXINNO is a do-it-all portable GaN charger that offers 6 ports for all your inputs. Its creators call it the “King” of USB chargers and they’re not wrong. It’s the smallest device to offer this combo of ports & power as well as being the first USB charger of its kind to offer Fast Charge speeds. A funded Kickstarter.

Beats Fit Pro Stays Put While You Work Out

With a new winged design and powered by Apple’s next-gen H1 chip, the latest earbuds from Beats, the true wireless Fit Pro, offers active noise cancelling and the flexible winged design matches the ergonomics of the human ear, for a more natural fit that stays put. They offer audio quality at Apple AirPod Pro levels while delivering 5 hours of playback plus 24-hours additional power in the charging case.

Master & Dynamic Debuts MG20 Gaming Headset

The luxe, E-sports focused design of Master & Dynamic’s MG20 headset marks a strong debut as the brand’s first Gaming Headset. The streamlined over-ear design features a detachable boom microphone and 7.1 surround sound playback is delivered via 50mm Beryllium drivers. They offer Bluetooth 5.0 wireless connectivity as well as a wired option. Available Nov 16.

Bowers & Wilkins Zeppelin Gets a Fresh Wireless Update

Since its glory days as the ultimate iPod dock, the unmistakable design of Bowers & Wilkins’ Zeppelin speaker has earned many fans. And with its latest update, the iconic 240 watt Zeppelin sounds better than ever. It is fully wireless with support for wireless standards like Qualcomm’s AptX Adaptive & Apple AirPlay 2 plus it now has built-in Alexa voice control.

Canon Unveils Dual 8K 3D VR Lens

Developed to work with Canon’s R5 mirrorless camera to create immersive 8K VR video, the RF5.2mm F2.8 L Dual Fisheye lens features side-by-side L-series optics positioned 60 mm apart to deliver lifelike 3D through a compatible VR headset. Using the camera’s 45-MP full-frame sensor, it captures a simultaneous dual image, converting into a single image at up to 8K DCI 30p. This lens will be on sale by late December.

Corsair Plugs In Game-Optimized 32″ XENEON Monitor

With its 1440p display and a 165Hz refresh rate, Corsair’s debut gaming monitor, the XENEON delivers 100% Adobe RGB and features HDR400 to deliver unequaled color range. It measures 32” diagonally and is ultra-thin at just 20mm. iCue Nexus tech allows users to toggle through presets &  Elgato Stream Deck integration enables one-click access to frequent titles.

Sony Brings Extra Bass to WF-C500 Earbuds

Sony’s WF-C500’s make it easier to get a pair of Sony XB buds in your ears. Being equipped with the brand’s XB “Extra Bass” technology, the streamlined, true wireless design thumps; and does so for up to 10 hours on a charge. 10 more hours of playback is stored in the charging case. With the Sony mobile app, users are able to make custom adjustments to bass & EQ.

This Desk Mat Stands Up for All Your Devices

The Smart Desk Mat from MOFT keeps your laptop, tablet and other tech organized and accessible on your desktop. It also functions as a stand, allowing users to work on and view their devices at 25º, 45º, 60º and steeper angles. Anything magnetic snaps securely onto the mat. An ergonomic wrist cushion/leg is also included. A funded Kickstarter.

Technics Introduces Two New True Wireless Earbuds

High-end hi-fi brand Technics just dropped 2 new wireless earbud models. The EAH-AZ60 and the EAH-AZ40 TWS. The 60 boasts 8-mm drivers, LDAC codec and hybrid noise cancellation while the 40 features a 6mm dynamic driver. Both have acoustic control chamber and harmonizer technology. Battery-life ranges between 4.5- 7 hours with the charging case providing up to 25 hours of playback.

Record & Share Your Driving Footage with Dride 4K Dash Cam

The Dride 4k is a 4K, remotely accessible, heat resistant, radar based motion detection, GPS, 4G LTE, dual dash cam. Sounds fun. It’s equipped with 5Ghz WiFi for ultra-fast download speed and Bluetooth LE for instant notifications to your phone. It features Night vision and shares your front & rear dashcam footy instantly to Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, TikTok, WhatsApp & YouTube.

LG’s DVLED Extreme Home Cinema Turns Whole Walls into TV Screens

Designed for Bat Cave-worthy luxe home theaters, LG’s DVLED Extreme Home Cinema is the brand’s debut DVLED device—Direct View LED is a technology that uses between 2 & 33 million individual diodes (depending on resolution) to create an ultra-bright, crystal clear picture. These unique 16:9 displays range from 81 inches to 325 inches diagonal. LG also offers UltraStretch video wall-style installations that offer 32:9 display, for windowing the display from multiple sources.

Sick Shot: GoPro Unveils HERO10 Black

Action cam innovators GoPro just dropped their new flagship device. The HERO10 Black is powered by an upgraded processor, the all-new GP2, enabling it to capture 5.3K resolution video at up to 60 frames per second with 4K quality maxing-out 120 FPS. For insane slo-mo, 2.7K video goes to 240 FPS. HyperSmooth 4.0 technology improves stabilization and still image size is 23.6 MP with 3D noise reduction. Available now.

Bose Introduces QuietComfort 45 Headphones

Released more than 20 years ago, the original Bose QuietComfort headphones set the standard for noise-cancelling performance. The latest iteration of these iconic cans is the QuietComfort 45, which boasts 24-hour battery life, industry-leading ANC technologies, and an ambient noise feature called Aware Mode for safety & convenience while connected. Legendary Bose sound? Absolutely. And control buttons on the ear cups let you toggle easily between tracks, modes, volume & calls.

See the Big Picture with an L9G 4K Laser TV

The  L9G 4K DLP TriChroma Laser TV is actually an ultra-short throw projector with built-in Dolby Atmos and a light-rejecting screen. It uses 3 separate lasers to produce a 4K UHD image that achieves 107 percent of the BT.2020 color space. 3000-lumens of light, integrated Android TV, voice control, and a picture up to 120 diagonal inches, turns movie night into an immersive home cinema experience.

Play Classic Games Like Never Before with the Infinity Game Table

Like a giant Samsung tablet merged with a glass-top table, Arcade1Up’s new Infinity Game Table is a touchscreen game console that puts all your favorite board games at your fingertips. Digital versions of game-night classics like Monopoly, Scrabble, Trivial Pursuit, Chutes and Ladders, Candy Land, Yahtzee, puzzles, card games, coloring books, mini-games, comic books, and many more. Available in 24 and 32-inch versions both featuring 1920 x 1080 resolution.