The TCP Smart Wi-Fi Bulb
“The TCP Smart Wi-Fi Bulb connects directly to your home wi-fi. All that’s required is a smartphone loaded with the free TCP-Smart App for communication with the device to begin. The TCP Smart Wi-Fi Bulb features voice control – via Alexa or Google Assistant – as well as your chosen schedule of set times and daily routines, such as morning wake ups and cosy evenings. You can create the ambience of your choosing via the bulb’s palette of 16 million colours and dim the light as required via its built-in brightness control – so there’s no dimmer required.”
Specs: Wi-Fi enabled, TCP-Smart App, Alexa and Google Assistant compatible, automatic scheduling, 16 million colours
Swann Wire-Free Battery Security Camera
“This Wireless entry-level smart security camera, is quick and easy to set up and use, boasting True Detect heat and motion sensing. This ensures you get reliable alerts – as well as infrared night vision that allows you to see in the dark up to 8 metres from the camera, plus, a long-lasting battery life.
This new camera delivers crystal-clear 1080p images and can be used equally effectively indoors and outdoors. It features a robust, weatherproof design with an IP65 rating.”
Specs: Wireless camera, Heat and motion sensing, Incident Alerts, Infrared night vision, Long-lasting battery
Swann 4K Enforcer Kit
“Swann 4K Enforcer Kit home security system, requires professional installation. It includes an 8-Channel NVR wired security system with four Bullet and two Dome Enforcer cameras as well as patent-pending red and blue flashing lights. This feature-rich system offering 4K video, Night2Day colour night vison, True Detect heat and motion-sensing, two-way talk, face recognition, vehicle detection, free recording, and the ability to integrate with other products in the Swann Security family via the app. This kit is the best in class for analytics, processing speed, face recognition and image quality. Its patent-pending crime deterrent technology means that whenever a camera senses heat, movement and/or people, it triggers red and blue flashing lights, bright spotlights, sirens, push notifications, two-way talk and 4K video recording, locally and to the cloud.”
Specs: 8-Channel NVR, four Bullet and two Dome Enforcer cameras, ed and blue flashing lights, 4K video, Night2Day colour night vison, True Detect heat and motion-sensing, two-way talk, face recognition, vehicle detection, free recording
Xbox Series X
“The Xbox Series X is the fastest Microsoft console to date. Delivering games in true 4K (at a rate of up to 120 frames per second), games both look better and play better. AMD’s Zen 2 and RNDA architecture create true-to-life lighting while shadows and reflections are created with DirectX ray tracing. Not only have the consoles been upgraded, the Xbox Wireless Controller has an elegant new design, for a comfortable grip and top performance. The next-gen Microsoft console is also compatible with existing Xbox One peripherals.”
Specs: 4K (at a rate of up to 120 frames per second), AMD’s Zen 2 and RNDA architecture, DirectX ray tracing, Compatible with existing Xbox One peripherals
ROCCAT Vulcan 120 AIMO gaming keyboard
“Delivering precision and high performance from the first keystroke to the millionth, the award-winning ROCCAT Vulcan 120 AIMO mechanical gaming keyboard is built for speed. Featuring ROCCAT-developed Titan Switches, key strokes are swift and precise, and advanced anti-ghosting technology ensures that each key stroke is registered so that every tactical manoeuvre will be translated from keyboard to game. The Vulcan 120’s keys are individually configured with long-life LEDs, capable of displaying 16.8 million colours in a mix of lighting configurations.”
Specs: ROCCAT-developed Titan Switches, Advanced anti-ghosting technology, 120’s keys, long-life LEDs, 16.8 million colours
“Complete with Dolby Atmos, the Sonos Arc brings home entertainment to life. The Sonos Arc uses upward-firing speakers to deliver an immersive, 3D surround sound and crisp, clear audio. With a sleek design, the Arc is a great accompaniment to larger flat screen televisions and can be either positioned on a TV stand or wall mounted. The Sonos Arc can be controlled with a remote, the Sonos app, Apple Airplay 2 or via Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant.”
Specs: Dolby Atmos, upward-firing speakers, Ideal for larger flat screens, Wall or stand mounted, Remote controllable, Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant compatible
“Nuraphones learn and adapt to the wearer’s unique hearing profile. This creates the perfect sound and delivers crisp audio quality. Wearers of Nura’s innovative headphones can tune in and out of ambient sound – deciding between next-gen noise cancellation or the ‘social mode’, letting in surrounding noise. The new Nuraphone gaming microphone is the perfect addition to adapt the headphones for an immersive gaming experience, both for PC gaming, consoles and mobile.”
Specs: Wearer adaptable, Tune in and out of ambient sound, Noise cancellation, Social mode, Gaming microphone
Poly Sync 20
“The Poly Sync 20 is a compact, sleek, portable USB, Bluetooth-enabled speakerphone, perfect for today’s hybrid worker. A remarkable sounding three-in-one device; personal speakerphone, music speaker and a phone charger. Full duplex crystal clear audio is guaranteed, unlike the audio on a laptop or smartphone. The Sync 20 integrates with Zoom, Teams, Siri and Google voice assistant to enable users to easily collaborate from anywhere. Intelligent microphones identify individual voices, while a futuristic design differentiates the Sync 20 from conventional ‘puck’ speakers. At just 360g and with 20 hours of battery life, it’s built for life on the move, too.”
Specs: USB, Bluetooth-enabled 20-hour battery life, Multi-microphone array with noise and echo reduction and full duplex audio, 40mm high-performance music speaker, including a bass reflex system, One-touch or voice-activated calls with Zoom and Microsoft Teams plus Siri and Google voice assistant integration, Charges your smartphone.
“The EagleEye Mini allows you to carry enterprise-grade HD video in your pocket. Designed for personal and small room environments, the webcam is ideal for working at home, on the move or joining a meeting from an office space. The hybrid worker gains a high-quality video experience, with vivid colour, clear detail, backlight compensation and autofocus. The ability to integrate seamlessly with Poly headsets, deskphones and speakerphones ensures high-performance audio too.”
Specs: 1080p HD video with anti-flicker compensation and autofocus, electronic pan and tilt, and 4x zoom, Plug-and-play USB connectivity, Integrated privacy shutter and mute/unmute LED indicator, Bluetooth pairing for Bluetooth speakers, Flexible mounting options.
Vision VFM-DSB Monitor Desk Stand
“The VFM-DSB (Vision flat-panel mount – desk stand) takes the popular desk post mount and replaces the clamp with an attractive flat base. It fits any monitor, which has 75 x 75mm or 100 x 100mm rear mounting holes. Quick and easy to set-up, clips on the arm secure cables, which can be routed along the mount. Slide the arm up and down the post, then lock off at the required height. The ultra-flexible design gives -45°~45° of tilt adjustment, and -90°~90° of swivel range and can be easily rotated from landscape to portrait style.”
Specs: Free-standing desk stand for displays up to 32”, Full adjustment: height, rotation, swivel, Optional laptop shelf, Quick-release VESA plate, Thumbscrews for fast assembly
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