MSI Prestige PE62, PL62 released in Italy: MSI Prestige PE62, PL62 specifications and price

MSI Prestige PE62 and PL62 are two new laptops for professionals and students packing the latest Intel kabylake processor and Nvidia GeForce MX150 graphics card. This very combo lets you work on almost all type of applications. These laptops are excellent for something that is looking for a powerful, reliable and balance laptop that gives you amazing price / performance ratio. MSI Prestige PE62 specifications include the 7th generation quad core Intel Core i7-7700HQ (don’t confuse it with i7-7700)processor, Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050Ti with 4GB GDDR5 memory, 15.6” full HD 1920×1080 pixel display with 170 degree wide viewing angle screen with 94% NTSC color space that makes it ideal for professional applications like Photoshop and CAD.

The MSI PL62 specifications are same as PE62 but pack an Nvidia GeForce MX 150 instead of GTX 1050Ti. Rest of the specifications are same.

MSI Prestige PE62 specifications italy

Both laptops comes with MSI Cooler Boost 4 technology that is able to keep the laptop components run cool at all times and prolong life of laptop. The awesome MSI SteelSeries backlit keyboard gives you excellent visibility even at dim conditions while on the audio front, it offers you high definition sound technology signed by Nahimic and MSI’s Audio Boost design for best in class audio experience.

MSI Prestige PL62 specifications italy

The new MSI Prestige PE62-7RD and PL62-7RC notebooks are already available in Italy with retail prices of 1299 euros and 999 euros respectively (including VAT).

Vernee M5 with Mediatek MT6750 and 4G LTE launched for 100 euros: Vernee M5 specs price

Vernee M5 specs price

Vernee M5 is a Chinese smartphone that is on sale for just 100 euros in European countries like Italy. Vernee M5 offers impressive range of specifications like 32GB flash storage, Mediatek MT6750 processor, 13 megapixel camera, 4G LTE and 3300mAh battery. Vernee M5 has 5.2 inch display with HD 1280×720 pixel resolution with 2.5D curved glass, MediaTek MT6750 octa-core processor 64-bit 1.5GHz with Mali-T860 graphics, 4GB of RAM and 32GB of expandable ROM with a microSD card slot up to 128GB. If you need more storage, Vernee M5 is always available in a 64GB capacity. It costs 120 euros.

Vernee M5 has 13 megapixel main camera with LED flash. Its 3300mAh battery is not removable but provides 13 hours battery life and 240-hours of standby. Wireless radio options includes 802.11n Wi-Fi, Bluetooth 4.0 and 4G-LTE with VoLTE with dual SIM and 20 bandwidth support. There is 3.5mm audio jack and micro USB port for charging. It runs android 7 nougat operating system.

As mentioned earlier, Vernee M5 is on sale at TomTop for 100 euros which is a great price for this phone. Shipping is free and this android phone is available in two colors – black and blue. Front is black in all variants.

Neffos X1 Lite launched in Italy for 129 euro: Neffos X1 Lite specifications price

Neffos X1 Lite specs

Neffos X1 Lite is an android phone that has made its way to the Italian market for 129 euros. Neffos X1 Lite specifications include a beautiful 5 inch HD display packing 1280×720 pixel resolution with 2.5D curved glass that outputs bright and vivid images. Thanks to Neffos X1 Lite’s wake up feature, you can simply double click to activate the screen without pressing the power button. The multitouch display offers more precision and faster interaction than its competitors.

The back of the Neffos X1 Lite is home to a 13 mega pixel camera with 0.2” PDAF autofocus camera that does a decent job in capturing all the details of the portrait subjects and using its real time mode, you can perfect pictures even in low light conditions. This front 5MP camera has 84 degree wide angle lens that lets you capture perfect selfie with the help of beauty mode and fingerprint-guided trigger control.

This Neffos X1 Lite android phone runs android nougat 7 operating system which runs fine with its octa core Mediatek Helio P10 processor that is synonymous with higher-than-average performance. Its 16GB storage is expandable using upto 128GB microSD card so you will have no trouble in storing huge amount of data and images. The 2550 mAh battery is also bigger than the outgoing versions. It is on sale on amazon Italy for 129 dollars.

Acer Nitro 5 Spin convertible gaming laptop launched in Europe: Acer Nitro 5 Spin specifications – Acer Nitro 5 Spin release date

There are not a lot of gaming laptops that double as convertible computers but consider Acer Nitro 5 Spin as an exception. The company churned out this Nitro laptop at the IFA 2017 and we must say it has impressive specifications. It comes with 8th generation Intel Core processor, 10 hour battery life and Dolby Audio Premium audio system. Acer Nitro 5 Spin will on sale in Italy and other parts of Europe for 1299 euros. Its fully aluminum body is enhanced by satin black embossed finish and red hints, and is able to offer the essential technologies that casual gamers look for in a device, including powerful graphics, superior audio quality, stable connectivity and a bright display.

Acer Nitro 5 Spin specifications (2)

The new Acer Nitro 5 Spin has a 15.6-inch Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixel) IPS display that can be folded up to 360 degree through a special hinge, which will allow you to use your notebook even in tablet, tent and stand modes, depending on your their own needs. It also comes with Acer Color Intelligence, a technology that offers brighter colors and a more vivid display with less CPU effort. This dynamically adjusts the range and saturation in real time, optimizing color on the screen, brightness and saturation without disturbance of any kind. Finally, the display is equipped with Acer BluelightShield technology, which helps to reduce harmful blue light emissions that can cause eye discomfort. The technical configuration will be based on an Intel Core i5 / i7 processor (Kaby Lake R.), up to 512GB of storage on SSD PCIe and dedicated Nvidia GeForce GTX 1050 graphics card with VRAM GDDR5 ultra-fast memory, front stereo speakers, subwoofer and backlit keyboard . According to Dell’s announcement, the 48Wh battery should provide a 10-hour standby charge – far superior to that of the previous generation model.

To keep the game responsive, Acer’s casual ExoAmp antenna ensures a stable wireless signal, even if it is positioned under the metal cover of the device and the direction is not the ideal one. It also includes multi-user Multi-Input Multi-Input ( MU-MIMO ) technology for download up to three times faster, streamlined streaming, and better browsing experience than other 802.11ac devices in a multi-user environment. The MU-MIMO network allows multiple devices to connect simultaneously, instead of just one device at a time.

Acer Nitro 5 Spin specifications (1)

The audio system has two front speakers and a subwoofer for added sound quality thanks to the Dolby Audio Premium, Acer TrueHarmony and Acer Smart Amplifier technologies, the Nitro 5 Spin offers high, clear, and rich sounds. Not only that, these technologies improve frequency balancing to offer deeper tones, highlighting bass and multidimensional sound in movies, games and music. Additionally, the audio will automatically reversal with the video depending on the device’s orientation; In this way, the speakers will always be oriented correctly regardless of how they are used. Finally, four microphone files make it easy to interact with Cortana, even four meters away and in noisy environments. The Nitro 5 Spin comes with a fingerprint reader for faster and more secure user authentication through Windows Hello, offering greater security to your device. Acer Nitro 5 Spin will be available in EMEA countries in October, starting at 1299 euros.

The Best Mac Computer For Senior Citizens

Apple MacBook Pro

Today’s seniors have seen the world evolve from the rise of cell phones to the rapid development in computer technology. Just because the technology is new, however, doesn’t mean that it is limited to the young- especially when it comes to Macs, which are easy to operate no matter how much or how little experience you have with computers. Here are some of the best Macs for seniors:

Apple MacBook Pro: While there are many Apple computer benefits for the elderly, the MacBook Pro offers top of the line technology that is user friendly. The Pro has a fast processor, an easy operating system, superior display and is lightweight enough to carry around with ease. The downside of the Pro is that it is expensive and can be a bit difficult to travel with.

Apple MacBook Air: If you love to travel, you may consider the MacBook Air instead. This is a great casual model that is fairly easy to carry around the house, but will still give you the ease of Apple’s operating system and is a bit less expensive than the Pro. The downside, unfortunately, is that the Air has a smaller display that may be difficult for individuals who are struggling with vision related problems. If you are suffering from vision related problems, the Pro offers a better display.

The iPad Pro: It is light, it’s portable and it has a great display that is perfect for individuals who suffer with eye problems. While not technically a computer, the iPad is great on the go if you already have a MacBook at home.

Most Macs carry an excellent warranty. If ever you have an issue with your laptop or tablet, simply get online and search “computer repair services near me” or “Apple reseller near me” to find an Apple Store or certified Apple partner to get your device fixed quickly and with little hassle or find Apple computers for sale. Technology should make life easier and more interesting for everyone- even if you are a senior.

Moto E4 and E4 Plus launched in Italy: Moto E4, E4 Plus Price Release Date

Motorola has churned out Moto E4 and E4 Plus in Italy. They will be made available in the June itself for 169 euro and 199 euro respectively. There is no shortage of cheap VoLTE android phones in Italy but their quality can be very different from model to model and manufacture to manufacture. Both of these two android phones offer everything you could ever want in a smartphone – long lasting battery, amazing display and decent camera, all at an affordable price.

Moto E4 italy

Moto E4 specifications include 5 inch HD 1280×720 pixel resolution, Qualcomm Snapdragon 425 processor, 2GB of memory, 16GB flash storage and 4G LTE connection. There is 8-megapixel camera on the back and 5MP camera on the front for taking selfies and video calling.

There is a 2800 mAh removable battery so you will not have to worry about recharging your phone again and again. You will also find Wi-Fi 802.11n, single speakers, 3.5mm audio jack and not NFC.

Moto E4 Plus italy

For those who want bigger screen and battery, there is Moto E4 Plus. IT comes with even bigger 5000 mAh battery, 5.5inch HD 1280×720 display – all packed in a brushed metal body that is ideal for all day work thanks to its large 5000 mAh battery. Pair that with a 10W quick charging adapter and there is nothing stopping you from gaming or being productive on the move.

Moto E4 Plus also comes with 13MP rear camera and 5MP front camera, fingerprint reader to unlock phone and access it within seconds. This android phone is powered by quad core Qualcomm Snapdragon 427 processor, 2GB RAM, 16/32GB flash storage, and 4G LTE access so you have plenty of power in your hands. They will be released in Italy in second half of June at all major electronic outlets and mobile operators.

Toshiba Tecra X40 is a business laptop with kabylake processor: Toshiba Tecra X40 specs price

Toshiba Tecra X40 is now on sale in USA with a price tag of 1329 dollars. This laptop comes with Intel Core i5 7200 processor that is backed by 8GB of DDR4-2133 memory and 256GB PCIe SSD storage which is faster than your conventional SSD. The entire body is made of tough body magnesium alloy that allows it to absorb all sorts of shocks. It is very thin and lightweight measuring only 16.9 thick and 1.25kg in weight.

Toshiba Tecra X40

Toshiba Tecra X40 is made for professionals in mind since it comes with special security features and biometrics technologies such as the new Toshiba Securepad integrated touchpad that is home to a fingerprint sensor made by Synaptics that makes use of their Natural ID technology. There are IR cameras onboard which work with Intel Authenticate and Windows Hello feature. When used together, user does not have to key in the password – just look at the laptop and it will unlock itself.

To maximize usability of Toshiba Tecra X40 laptop, the company has equipped it with thunderbolt dock 3 which provides high speed data transfer and at the same time, can power many of your peripherals. For instance, you can connect a compatible external thunderbolt 3 GPU to it and turbo charge this laptop.

Ports selection of Toshiba Tecra X40 include two USB Type-C , a USB 3.0 full-size , a port HDMI and a microSD Card slot. Smart card reader is also available. The keyboard is backlit and there are pair of Harman kardon speakers with DTS sound software onboard as well. Operating system is windows 10 professional.

HaierPad Y1011 and Y1161 launched in Europe

HaierPad Y1011 and HaierPad Y1161 review

HaierPad Y1011 and Y1161 are two new detachable laptop models launched in Europe. HaierPad Y1011 and Y1161 specifications in detail are shared later but in short, they come with cherry trail Atom processors, 2GB RAM, 32GB of flash storage and pack 10.1 inch 11.6 inch screens respectively. HaierPad Y1011 and Y1161 will be launched in Europe under 250 Euros, including Italy.

HaierPad Y1011 and HaierPad Y1161 review video

HaierPad Y1011 price is 199 euros as  it comes with HD 1366×768 display which is also smaller in size at 10.1”  compared to HaierPad Y1161 that has full HD 11.6” display and cost 249 euros.

HaierPad Y1011 review

HaierPad Y1011 specifications include 10.1 inch HD display, Intel Atom X5-Z8300 cherry trail processor clocked at 1.84GHz, 2GB RAM, 32GB flash storage expandable via micro SD card slot. As mentioned before, the HaierPad Y1011 is a detachable laptop and can be used as tablet. It feels solid and stable thanks to magnetic coupling. Keyboard dock is home to mini HDMI Type-C USB port , a micro USB, and two USB ports. On front, there is a two megapixel camera.

HaierPad Y1161 review

HaierPad Y1161 specifications include 11.6-inch IPS Full HD (1920 x 1080 pixels) and other that, its specs are same as the HaierPad Y1011.

HaierPad Y1161 reviews

The smaller of the two measures 246.1 x 166 x 8.7 mm and weighs 586 grams with 5000 mAh battery, while the larger version with battery 7000 mAh measures 285 x 180 x 9 mm and weighs 760 grams. via

Fujitsu Lifebook U747 launched in Italy: Fujitsu Lifebook U747 price specifications variants

Fujitsu Lifebook U747 specifications and price in Italy. Five variants of Fujitsu Lifebook U747 have been launched in Italy. It can be configured with three processors, Intel Core i3/i5/i7 – all being kabylake processors that are backed by Intel HD Graphics 620. You get upto 32GB of new DDR4 memory on two slots and various storage solutions including 128GB – 512GB M.2 SATA 3 SSD or 256GB / 512GB M.2 PCIe SSD.

Fujitsu Lifebook U747 specs (2)

The screen measures 14-inch and has 1366×768 HD resolution by default but you can up it up by opting for the full HD 1920×1080 panel. Port selection on the Fujitsu Lifebook U747 is pretty generous packing two USB 3.0 ports Type-A, Type-C USB 3.1 , VGA, DisplayPort, power connector, and one for port replicator dock, Kensington Lock and a card reader microSD, SIM card slot and 802.11ac Wi-Fi.

The cheapest model of Fujitsu Lifebook U747 will cost about 1000 euros in Italy and that will get you an Intel Core i3-7100u processor with 8GB RAM and 256GB SSD. If you go for the top end variant, you get more powerful i7-7600u with 16GB RAM and 512GB SSD. For this very variant, you will have to shell out a hefty 1700 euros.

Fujitsu Lifebook U747 specs (1)

Irrespective of the model, you get thin 19mm laptop that weighs just 1.43-kilos which makes it as light as a netbook. You are getting full size laptop keyboard but it does lack a numpad so if you enter a lot of numbers, you should look for some other laptop with numeric keypad. Interestingly, there is a variant with 4G LTE connectivity which is something that is getting rare in laptops these days. This is an excellent way of staying connected while on the move – no need to do pairing with phone.

MSI GE62VR and MSI G72VR gaming laptops launched in Italy

MSI GE62VR review

MSI GE62VR and MSI G72VR specifications

MSI GE62VR and MSI G72VR are the two new gaming laptops making their way to the Italian market at a price tag of 1599 and 1649 euros respectively. MSI GE62VR specifications include 15.6 inch and 17.3 inch screens respectively.

Top end gaming laptops

Other MSI GE62VR and MSI G72VR specifications include full HD 1920×1080 pixel resolution and that is about the main difference between the two – other than ofcourse the difference in weight, 2.4kg and 2.7kg and dimensions which are 383 x 260 x 27-29mm and 419.9 x 287.8 x 29.8-32mm respectively.

MSI G72VR review

Powered by Intel Core-i7 6700HQ skylake branded full voltage processor, these MSI gaming laptops come with 16GB RAM and 1000GB hard disk storage. The HDD is backed by M.2 128 / 256GB SSD storage. Fortunately, it makes use of the latest Nvidia GeForce 1060GTX pascal graphics that come with either 3GB or 6GB of GDDR5 memory. These laptops with dedicated graphics cards are excellent for gaming bringing desktop gaming experience to laptop users. It would have been nice to see Intel kaby lake onboard but skylake is not too bad.

MSI has made use of Boost Cooler 4 with six heat pipes. This dual fan system keeps the laptop in optical thermal and noise conditions during all phases of game. For better gaming experience, you get Steel series keyboard, advanced audio system with Nahimic 2 Dynaudio speakers, Killer LAN, software for live streaming and Gamecaster WTFast.

MSI has equipped both of these laptops with 6-cell battery which should provide some decent backup. For connectivity, MSI GE62VR and GE72VR have a Kensington Lock, Gigabit Ethernet, two USB 3.0 ports, mini Display Port, a USB 3.1 Type-C , HDMI and audio jack. Also onboard is DVD, a USB 2.0 port, SD card reader and the power connector. The webcam is unfortunately only 720p which is kind of bummer. That being said, it is fine for Skype. Other connectivity options include WiFi connections 802.11ac, Bluetooth 4.0 + HS and Gigabit Ethernet LAN.