So it goes without saying that the majority of us are already shopping for new and cool gadgets for this quarter. Before you pull the trigger on that purchase, we suggest that you take a look at these cool, new, and awesome gadgets available for the 1st quarter of 2020. Learn more about these products from US ValueQ.
1. Onyx Boox Note
The Onyx Boox has a 10.3-inch screen and is considered a professional e-reader. This product was launched by Chinese manufacturer Onyx. This paper tablet is a device, which can not only be used for reading but also for writing notes, doing sketches, and drawing.
The Onyx Boox Note’s design looks more formal than the other e-readers on the market. It uses a two-color design, it’s front is colored black, and it’s bottom only has one button, while the back is made from brown plastic. The Onyx Boox Note uses a smooth plastic material. The unit weighs in at 325g, and compared with other e-readers in the market, Onyx Boox Note does seem comparably lighter.
The Onyx Boox Note’s border design is narrower and this makes the screen ratio higher. It also has a 10.3-inch electronic ink screen (e-ink screen). Compared to other e-readers on the market, the Onyx Boox Note does look a little smaller than other offerings.
The Onyx Boox Note packs a quad-core 1.6 GHz CPU and it comes with a standard 32GB of non-expandable internal storage memory. It also has 2GB of RAM. The Onyx Boox Note is also equipped with an Android 6.0 operating system version. In the e-reader industry, this is already considered a top-of-the-line product.
The Onyx Boox Note comes with a quad-core processor, plenty of storage space and is equipped with a high capacity battery. As mentioned, it runs an open Android 6.0 system and has built-in Wi-Fi+Bluetooth 4.1 support, it also adds support for an external speaker and microphone. It can record, do music playback functions and send emails to name a few functions. The Onyx Boox Note is more diversified and offers far more features than other paper tablets currently on offer.
It comes with a built-in browser and contains an application market. Users can directly download apps like Kindle, new applications, comics, and other third-party applications from its application market. Of course, you can then use these downloaded apps directly after the download.
The Onyx Boox Note can also import other e-books or files to read and provides support for third-party backup notes such as Evernote, and Dropbox to name a few.
The Onyx Boox Note can also scan and edit PDF documents, crop PDF pages, zoom in and out, as well as do split-screen functions. The split-screen function is ideal for those who prefer to write and annotate notes while reading documents and the notes can then be synchronized to the cloud or exported.
2. Roborock T7 Smart Robot Vacuum Cleaner
If you have ever heard of the name Roborock, then you know that it is a technology developer under Xiaomi’s ecosystem. Xiaomi has assigned Roborock the duty of manufacturing smart robot vacuum cleaners. The subsidiary has just since updated its product portfolio with the latest Roborock T7 Robot Vacuum Cleaner. Currently, the equipment is only targeted for Chinese users and bears the current price tag of 2899 Yuan.
Previously, the Roborock brand has had several high-quality products suited for home sanitation. A few that are worth mentioning are the Roborock S5 and S6.
Home cleaning is undeniably a tedious process. This becomes even more tiring and stressful if you have a day job. After you spend a hard week in the office, you do not wish to clean your house on the weekend holiday. But thanks to technological advancements, things are much easier to manage.
There are countless smart robot vacuum cleaner manufacturing companies offering countless products in the industry. They then claim to deliver the best and affordable product offerings. But Roborock is, undoubtedly, a well-recognized brand inherited from the tech leader Xiaomi. If we compare against previous generation models, the latest offering from Roborock which is the T7 vacuum cleaner does have multiple improvements. Finally, this robot cleaner has got full multimap support.
The T7 vacuum cleaner comes with a bigger water tank and boasts an electric water control and has better suction power. The vacuum cleaner also provides an important navigation system utilizing the RR Mason 7.0 algorithm. Reports have noted that also suggest that this smart vacuum cleaner can recognize obstacles found on the surface and avoid them.
This robot cleaner follows the conventional circular shape of current smart vacuum machines. Its white-colored body doesn’t look different and meshes well with your home décor featuring a professional look and feel. It is not too obstructive to look at the home and could easily match your interiors.
It has a LIDAR laser sensor that has a ring of champagne gold decorative strips to add some eye-catching glow in its environment. This makes the design attractive by eliminating the monotonous design elements. The top side also has a cover that contains the dust box along with the vacuum’s main brush and other cleaning tools.
On the bottom side of the Roborock T7, it contains a side brush, dual rubber wheels, a universal wheel to directional steering as well as a HEPA filter in the center.
Roborock uses the machine’s GPU together with its CPU to create a more accurate and stable mapping of its environment. Its GLSLAM modules help the vacuum move around without losing the mapping data. The robot will quickly learn any changes made during its cleaning process.
The device has multiple sensors used for path detection and its route planning. For this purpose, it has a Laser Ranging Sensor and LSD Pressure Sensor to create accurate route maps of its surroundings.
This smart vacuum cleaner also integrates 2500 PAs of suction power and this makes it the most powerful robot in the Roborock family.
Another unique feature is its carpet surface recognition. Upon getting on the carpet, the machine switches to the highest level of suction to attain the best cleaning results.
The vacuum cleaner has a smart power management system that comes with a 5200 mAh battery in the unit. When working on low settings, this can last for up to 2.5 hours before the need to return to the charging station.
Apart from the usual app integration, the Roborock T7 vacuum cleaner also supports smart voice assistant modules and software. You can then control the device in its app interface by selecting the specific room to clean, which areas to avoid, and setting no-go zones. This is compatible with both Google Home and Amazon Alexa platforms.