Latest Technology News: Weekly Gadgets: Vu 98 Masterpiece UHD QLED TV and more – December

Tech companies Sony, Vu, Vivo, and Cornea, among others, this week (July 17-23) launched a new line of smartphones, smart TV speakers, headphones, and more.

DH’s weekly Gadgets edition lists the latest personal technology products to keep you up to date with everything happening in the world of consumer electronics.

Vu 98 Masterpiece TV Series
It boasts a sleek, slim and lightweight design. It is made of 3000 Tensile aerospace grade aluminum and despite the large screen size of 98 inches, it can easily be placed on the wall. It also comes with a table mounting option.

The TV’s large 98-inch Ultra HD QLED screen promises to deliver an immersive viewing experience with its 1000 Nits brightness and also delivers vibrant colors and realistic visuals with support for Dolby Vision and HDR10+ content.

It also comes with a built-in 204-watt DJ subwoofer with a 4.1-channel speaker system and promises to deliver deep, clear sound for an immersive experience. Additionally, the TV supports Bluetooth connectivity, allowing easy pairing with external speakers for a customizable audio setup.

Seen 98 TV masterpiece. 1 credit: Vu India

The new Smart TV is powered by Quad-core processor, 4GB RAM, 16GB storage and to provide better gaming experience, it supports HDR Gaming, Full Local Dimming, AMD FreeSync, Variable Refresh Rate and ALLM (Auto Low Latency Mode).

The screen comes with 100% anti-glare and supports a 120Hz refresh rate so it can be placed in brightly lit and sunny rooms as well as rooms with projectors, all absorbed by its A+ grade black screen.

It runs on Android TV (Google) and supports all OTT apps. The company offers the 98-inch model for Rs 6,00,000. There is also an 85-inch model priced at Rs 3,00,000.

Sony PlayStation 5 gets a big discount in India
For a limited time, Sony is offering a PlayStation 5 console at Rs 7,500 (standard disc edition only) at participating retailers from July 25 to August 7.

PlayStation 5 comes with a custom processor and graphics engine to deliver an immersive gaming experience with high-fidelity visuals, including 4K graphics, ray-tracing support, and a super-fast SSD with built-in I/O for lightning-fast game loading. The Sony console retail box also includes the new DualSense wireless controller.

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It has a 6.64-inch Full HD+ (2388 1080p) LCD screen and also supports a side fingerprint sensor and three slots (for two nano SIMs and a microSD card).

I live in Y27. Credit: I live in India

Inside, it comes with 12nm-class MediaTek Helio G85 octa-core processor, ARM Mali-G52 2EEMC2 1000MHz GPU, Funtouch OS 13 based on Android 13, 6GB RAM, 128GB storage (expandable up to 1TB), dual camera module — 50MP (f/1.8) + 2MP (f/2.4) camera depth with rear LED flash, an 8MP (f/2.0) front camera and a 5,000mAh battery with 44W charger support. It costs Rs 14,999.

Sony SRS-XB100 speaker
It is a small wireless speaker and comes with an IP67 rating. It can also be taken outside.

It features a special sound delivery processor, which ensures the sound is wide and wide, filling any space in the home with immersive sound. Additionally, it also comes with the ability to connect a second speaker for enhanced stereo sound. By linking two speakers together, users can create a dynamic audio setup that fills the space with immersive, room-filling sound.

With a full charge, it can last up to 16 hours. The interesting thing about the new speaker is that some of the body and strap components are partially made from recycled plastic materials. It costs Rs 4,990.

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An Overview of Global Events in 2023

In 2023, the world witnessed a myriad of events that left a lasting impact on global affairs. From political developments and economic shifts to environmental challenges and breakthroughs in science and technology, the year was marked by significant changes and a sense of urgency for collective action. Here’s an overview of some of the latest world news in 2023.

Political Unrest and Diplomatic Strides:
In the political arena, several regions experienced unrest and geopolitical tensions. The ongoing conflict in the Middle East continued to dominate headlines, with efforts towards peace and stability remaining elusive. However, there were also moments of diplomatic breakthroughs as nations engaged in dialogues to ease tensions and work towards lasting solutions.

Economic Transformations:
The global economy faced both challenges and opportunities. Trade disputes between major powers affected markets, while some countries grappled with debt crises. On the other hand, emerging economies showed resilience and promising growth, fueling optimism for a more balanced global economic landscape.

Technological Advancements:
Innovation surged forward in the tech industry, with breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, renewable energy, and space exploration. Quantum computing achieved milestones, promising radical transformations across industries. Renewable energy sources gained traction, with many countries setting ambitious goals to combat climate change.

Climate Crisis and Environmental Resilience:
As the climate crisis intensified, extreme weather events wreaked havoc in various parts of the world. Wildfires, hurricanes, and floods reminded humanity of the urgent need for climate action. In response, governments and communities across the globe doubled down on efforts to reduce carbon emissions, invest in sustainable infrastructure, and protect biodiversity.

Health and Pandemic Management:
Health remained a global priority as countries continued to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. With the emergence of new variants, vaccination efforts and public health measures remained crucial to curbing the spread of the virus. There were also significant advancements in medical research and technology, offering hope for better preparedness in handling future health crises.

Sports and Cultural Milestones:
Amidst the challenges, the world found moments of joy and unity through sports and culture. International sporting events brought together athletes from diverse backgrounds, promoting solidarity and camaraderie. Cultural exchanges and celebrations showcased the richness of human diversity and fostered mutual understanding.

In conclusion, the year 2023 was a dynamic period filled with significant events that shaped the course of history. From political unrest to technological advancements and environmental challenges, the world witnessed the complexities of the global landscape. While obstacles remained, there were also encouraging developments and collaborative efforts towards a more sustainable, peaceful, and prosperous future for all nations. As we move forward, the lessons learned from these events serve as a reminder of the importance of collective action and cooperation to address shared global challenges.