SAMSUNG Galaxy Tab S2 Range

The brand new GALAXY Tab S 2 range has now been released and available at Bing Lee, and we’re here to show you what it’s all about. The Tab S 2 comes in two models – an 8 inch and 9.7 inch model. Both models are designed for portability, with a slim profile and lightweight body. The durable metal frame and stylish polished finish will turn heads.

The 8 inch model fits comfortably in one hand for ebook reading, casual video watching, social media updating and browsing. The 9.7 inch model is great for big screen movie enjoyment, with a larger display for immersive gaming and entertainment as well as productivity sessions. Both models are the thinnest and lightest Galaxy Tablets yet and come in distinctive white and black bodies.

It’s fair to say the most important aspect of a tablet is its display, and the Samsung Tab S 2 does not disappoint, in fact it bowls you over with its Super AMOLED display. Videos and movies are delivered with incredible detail and colour. The 4 by 3 ratio fills your display with content, whether you’re web browsing or writing an email, with natural book-like proportions.

The resolution is astounding, with a 2048 by 1536 resolution, making text and images crystal clear and easy on the eye. And it doesn’t matter what environment you’re in, the screen adjusts to ensure you’re getting the optimum viewing whatever the lighting conditions are when you’re using selected Samsung apps such as gallery, video player and browser.

The Tab S 2 range has a fingerprint scanner built in for extra security and even payments, maximising the security for the data on your device and the financial transactions you want to make while online. You can even create different profiles with multi-user mode so that only the data for that user is accessible, and they don’t need to remember a password, just touch their finger on the home button.

Multi-window optimises your productivity and entertainment when you need to be doing two things at once. For example, have your browser open while you type an email, or watch a video while you read up on the show’s latest updates. For work and play, multiwindow streamlines your activities. Speaking of productivity, the new Tab S 2 range comes has Microsoft Office built in with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint and OneNote out of the box, along with 100GB of free OneDrive storage so you can keep business going wherever you are.

With AC wireless capability, you can stream high quality video and music to be entertained on the go.  There’s also ultra power saving mode that turns your screen to black and shuts off non essential apps so you can still use your Tab S 2 when the battery is low.

Both models also have an eight megapixel camera and takes great low light photos, along with a 2.1 megapixel front camera for selfies and video chats. There are preinstalled modes and filters to get creative with your shots.

That’s the new Tab S 2 range – stylish, visually impressive and perfect for productivity and entertainment on the go.

New SAMSUNG Xpress NFC Printer Range

Samsung’s new range of printers is now in store, and they come with some great new features that make it even easier to print when and wherever you need to.

All of the models here also support Google Cloud Print, making it super easy to print if you’re a user of google services. If you have a notebook, Chromebook or Android tablet and you want to print a document, just register the printer with the Google Cloud Print service and you can print directly off the Chrome browser or from the CloudPrint app that is available from the Google Play store.

Samsung’s own Cloudprint service is also available to pair your mobile device with your printer allowing you to print from anywhere. Send print jobs to the office from the taxi or even print photos at the grandparents to share holiday moments.

Samsung has also incorporated NFC into their new printer line up to make it even easier to connect wirelessly to your printer. So let’s see how it works.

First, download the Samsung Mobile Print app from the Google play store. Next activate the mobile printing app by simply tapping the phone on the printer to make the connection. Seriously, that’s all.

Next, all you need to do is select the content you want to print from within the MobilePrint app – this can include photos, documents, even web pages. Tap the printer on this location here to print and you’re done. You can also use the mobileprint app to scan, copy and fax as well, so you can have full control on your wireless device.

So let’s look at the lineup of Samsung NFC printers at Bing Lee. The SL-M2020W is a top value mono laser printer that has a very small footprint and up to 20 page per minute print performance.

The step up from that is the SL-M2070FW, a mono laser multifunction with the same print speed and the versatility of printing, copying, scanning and faxing. Wifi is super easy to set up with WPS mode for easy wireless network connection.

Then we have the colour models, with the Xpress C430W, a single function printer that prints 18 pages per minute in mono and 4 pages per minute in full colour, with a yield up to 1,500 pages with the full replacement toner.

Lastly but not least, the SL-C480FW is a colour printer, copier, scanner and fax with 18 pages per minute mono output and 4 pages per minute colour document printing. The auto document feeder makes large batches of document printing are efficiently processed the WPS set up makes it a cinch to enable wireless printing for the entire household.

That’s the brand new Samsung laser printer range, with GooglePrint and NFC printing built in, so you can print straight from your NFC enabled smartphone or tablet or google connected service. Work smarter, easier and faster.

Samsung Curved Monitors at Bing Lee

If you’re looking for a new monitor for your workstation, here’s an idea. Samsung’s curved TVs are in stores and in lots of people’s homes now, but what about the home office? Meet the Samsung curved monitor, available in both twenty three and twenty seven inch sizes.

The full high definition curved screen provides optimal comfort for viewing, delivering a wider field of vision that’s easier on the eyes. The glossy black body is framed by a narrow bezel and elevated by a t-shaped stand. It can be tilted backwards and forwards to optimise your viewing comfort. It includes a VESA support to easily mount onto a wall with a VESA bracket.

The three thousand to one contrast ratio delivers more vivid images than a conventional monitor. The brilliant images pop with deep blacks, pristine whites and bright colours, with less light leakage. This means you get all the benefits of a great day time office monitor along with the perfect personal video entertainment display after hours.

For the best after hours experience, this curved monitor has a game mode that adjusts the display settings to improve the darkness of the picture so you can see all the action vividly. The fast four millisecond response time reduces motion blur, judder and ghosting, leaving you with an incredible image that you’ll love watching.

And if you’re a power user of your monitor you’ll appreciate these features. Eye saver mode reduces blue light emissions that have a higher fatigue rate on the eyes, and flicker free technology reduces screen flickering for a improved viewing experience.

And if you want to share your screen, the 178 degree viewing angle can be seen from any angle, vertical or horizontal, making effective and impactful presentations possible with this curved screen.

SEAGATE Wireless Mobile Storage Device

If you’re like a lot of people these days, you love your mobile devices, and of course you take them everywhere. Naturally you’ll pack it full of your favourite movies, music, photos and videos. Maybe your device needs a little help if it’s struggling to handle all of that content. The Seagate Wireless mobile storage device is here to help.

It’s a battery powered, wireless hard drive for your smartphone or tablet, which can be loaded up with everything you’ve got. The Seagate wireless holds hundreds of movies and thousands of photos and music tracks. With 500 gigabytes of capacity and a six hour battery life, you don’t have to worry about maxing out your device’s storage capacity or your data usage plan.

The Seagate wireless creates its own wi-fi signal so there’s no internet access required, so you can stream totally different content to three different devices, all at the same time. Seagate Wireless is compatible with heaps of systems including Android, iOS, airplay, chromecast and even Windows 8, which means you never have to leave anything behind.

So if you’re on a road trip with your family, you could have two different brand or type of tablet in the car and still have them connect to the Seagate Wireless for a mobile entertainment system to keep the kids distracted for hours.

You can also use your Seagate Wireless to back up any new content while you’re on the go, providing additional peace of mind for any new files you create.

So let’s see how this all works. First, connect the Seagate wireless drive using the supplied USB cable to your PC and drag and drop the files you want to take with you. It’s just like transferring to a standard hard drive.

On your mobile device, go to the Apple store or google play and install the Seagate Media app. Charge up your Seagate wireless drive, press the power button and wait for the wifi light to turn solid blue. Look for the Seagate Wireless access point on your mobile device’s wi-fi set up page and connect to this network. You are now connected and able to stream from the Seagate wireless.

Open the Seagate Media app and you’ll be able to see the media files that you can then stream, and remember three different devices can do this at once. The Seagate media app is actually a very useful file transfer app as well. You can upload files from your phone to the Wireless Drive, you can also download from the drive if you want to have it on your mobile device.

As you can see, with the Seagate Wireless drive, you don’t need to pick and choose what you can take with you on your business trip or holiday. Take it all, and share it with your friends and family.

Toshiba S50T Notebook Highlights

Introducing the latest Intel powered notebook from Toshiba, the S50T. The Satellite S50T Windows 8 notebook is a great example of a full Windows 8 experience with grunt and performance for business and play. Let’s take a closer look.

The Satellite L30W is powered by Intel’s new 5th generation core i7 processor. With the 5th generation Intel® Core™ processor, you get excellent performance so you can move effortlessly between applications. The 5th Generation Intel processor also delivers an amazing media experience. Experience movies, photos, and games smoothly and seamlessly.

The S50T is a thin and light designed notebook, in fact as thin as an Ultrabook, making it a device that you can definitely take with you anywhere in a small bag or satchel. The design is a sleek, brushed metal casing that has an elegant look from any angle. It looks great open or closed.

Going around the notebook, we have the headphone jack for privacy, two USB 3 ports for fast transfer speeds, and the HDMI port which can connect to a 4K TV. On the other side we can see the ethernet connection for wired network access and a USB 2 port for accessories like a high precision mouse.

At the top of the keyboard here you can see these grills which hold the harmon kardon speakers for great audio from your favourite music and movies apps.

The keyboard itself is set out in an island design, with good separation between keys, and a slightly curved surface to each key for an enhanced typing experience. When the lights go down, you can activate the backlit keyboard so you can keep working under cover of darkness if you need to.

Below the keyboard is a single panel touchpad, which can be used to control the Windows 8 environment. For example, swipe in from right for charms, in from the left for apps and from the top for additional features.

The multi-touch screen has a thirteen sixty six by seven sixty eight pixel resolution, on a large fifteen point six inch display. Having a touch screen on such an affordable notebook is a great feature, as you’re able to use Windows 8 to its fullest, with pinching, zooming, swiping to change apps, and selecting hyperlinks. And in Windows 8 touch screen mode, take advantage of the thousands of apps available in the Windows store for gaming, reading, and entertainment.

Above the screen is a HD resolution webcam for use in video chat applications. The eight gigs of onboard ram makes sure you can have multiple apps open and running smoothly as well, for optimum productivity, and creativity.

The ST50T comes with one terabyte of storage on board, so you’ll have a huge amount of space to fit your documents, photos, music and movies so you can be entertained on the go. And when you want to share the items on your Satellite, you’ll be able to simply connect to a flat panel TV with a HDMI cable using the full size 4K2K HMDI output. That’s right, you’ll be able to share images and video on the screen with stunning resolution from this Satellite notebobok.

Transferring files to and from is ultra fast as well, with the USB 3 super speed port providing up to ten times the speed of a USB 2 connection. Whether you’re at home or out and about, the wireless connection on the Satellite S50T lets you stay up to date and in contact using high speed wireless connectivity.

That’s the Toshiba Satellite S50T – big screen, classy looks, and a performance powerhouse for work and play, powered by Intel’s new fifth generation processor.

So come on in to your nearest Bing Lee store or purchase online right now.

Asus ET2321 All In One Desktop

This is the Asus ET2321 All in one Touchscreen PC running Windows 8.1. The display is a widescreen twenty three inch IPS display with a nineteen twenty by ten eighty resolution, which will provide native clarity for full high definition content. As a desktop PC with a touchscreen, you’ll be be able to use it in a variety of ways.

First, when you’re in desktop mode you’ll be able to have two windows open at the same time side by side, without compromising on the text or picture size within each window. This makes multitasking even easier, it’s like having two monitors, but both within your field of vision.

Secondly, when it’s time to wind down, the ET2321 will transform into a movie playing mini cinema, thanks to the on board graphics and ear pleasing audio. And because the screen is full high definition, it will play back movies in native resolution, so they will look superb. And with a 178 degree viewing angle, you can settle back with family or friends for a cozy film night.

Watching the screen isn’t the only highlight of this all-in-one, the Windows 8.1 touch based experience is great as well, with full 10-finger multi-touch capability. Pinch-to-zoom, rotate images and scroll through webpages, all with ease. The ET2321 provides outstanding accuracy, offering effortless control through Windows 8.1, optimizing your touch experience. Smooth throughout, the responsive touchscreen makes swiping, scrolling, and all other gestures quicker, more intuitive, and incredibly rewarding.

All this is driven by a powerful Intel processor with 16 gigs of RAM to support those multiwindow scenarios we covered earlier as well as number crunching apps when you need to be working hard. There’s also a massive hard drive to store all your content, be it music, photos, movies and productivity files.

Another great feature is its wireless connectivity so you can place this anywhere in your home and still be connected online.

This is all supported by a stylish stand that elevates the display and keeps your desk looking uncluttered. The wireless keyboard and mouse complement that clean look to your work environment.

Lastly, because the ET2321 uses the full blown version of Windows, you can install all the third party Windows programs you’re used to using, or discover many more apps on the Windows store.

So if you’re looking for a full high definition, touchscreen all-in-one that provides the best of both worlds in play and work, then this 23 inch from Asus could be your next PC.

 

Sandisk Connect Wireless Media Drive Highlights

Ideal for family vacations and rainy days, the Sandisk Wireless Media Drive is the perfect pocket-sized entertainment device that streams high-definition movies, photos, and music on tablets, smartphones, and computers. These new wireless devices represent the next generation of portable storage, delivering an easier way to access and share content across multiple mobile devices.

It includes an SDHC/SDXC card slot for instant sharing of those awesome birthday pictures and videos you just took on your digital camera with friends and family – no Internet connection required. A durable aluminum housing protects it from the bumps and scrapes you’d expect from on the go use.

And with up to 8 hours of continuous streaming per charge, it will keep the whole family entertained longer perfect on that long car or plane ride. It comes with a USB cable for recharging.

The SanDisk Connect is compatible with iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, and Android devices as well as PC and Mac computers. Movies, music, photos and documents can be loaded by simply dragging and dropping the files, and then accessed via the SanDisk Connect app, available for download from the App Store and Google Play Store.

So let’s see how easy it is to set one up. First, charge the connect device, which will glow green here when it’s fully charged. Press this button for three seconds and it’s turned on. Use your smartphone or tablet to connect by using your wifi setting and find the sandisk connect on your list of networks.

Once you’re connected, you open the app that you’ve downloaded and you’ll see the files that are on the connect and on your device. And now, just start streaming from the connect! Now, this is a cool function – you can transfer files to and from the Connect, so instead of streaming, you can place them on your tablet for viewing later, or if you want to free up space, move the content over from your device to the Sandisk connect.

You can repeat this 7 other devices, and you can stream 5 movies at once. Now here’s another nifty trick – you can use the connect app to move your content over to the connect media player. and then use another device to transfer them from the media drive to the new device, so you’re using connect as a sort of bridge to transfer from one device to another regardless of whether it’s an android or apple, and no internet required.

That’s the Sandisk Connect wireless media drive – a great storage and wireless streaming solution for the whole family.

Sandisk Dual USB Drive Product Highlights

The SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive is a very handy USB flash drive featuring both a micro-USB and a USB 2.0 connector in a sleek and sturdy design. The SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive is designed for Android smartphone and tablet users who need an easy way to move content such as photos and videos from their mobile devices. The drive allows users to safely store and backup files, free-up space, or simply transfer multimedia between their smartphones, tablets and computers.

The SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive provides a convenient way to transfer content via an Android-powered smartphone or tablet’s micro-USB port and a computer’s USB connection. Optimized for Android smartphones and tablets, the SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive features a micro-USB connector on one side and a USB 2.0 connector on the other, enabling you to transfer photos, videos, and other files to your PC or Mac computer to clear up storage space.

While other methods of transferring files from a mobile device to a computer require wires, applications or a wireless set-up, the SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive simply needs to be connected to a mobile device supporting USB on-the-go to access up to 64GB of ‘plug and play’ storage capacity, which means that it is automatically detected when it is connected to a compatible Android smartphone, tablet or computer.

The drive’s dual USB ports also feature a retractable cover, meaning no caps to lose while still keeping the connectors safe.

SanDisk is making content management even easier with the SanDisk Memory Zone app, available for download on Google Play™. With the SanDisk Memory Zone app, users are able to better organize files stored on internal and external phone memory for management, viewing, copying and backup – further easing the hassle of freeing up the memory on their mobile device.The app can be used with the SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive for moving files.

Offering up to 64GB of storage space, the SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive provides enough capacity for large digital photo or music libraries. If you take a lot of photos or videos with your smartphone or tablet, the drive makes it easy to backup those files or move them from your device to your PC or Mac computer.

The SanDisk Ultra Dual USB Drive is compatible with Android smartphones and tablets** and with PCs running Windows® XP, Windows 7, or Windows 8 or Mac computers running Mac OS X v10.5 and above.

Nighthawk X6 Router Highlights

Just think for a moment about the number of wireless devices you have in the house. Is it five, ten, maybe even twenty? If you find your devices aren’t performing as fast as they should in wireless streaming or gaming, or updating, it could be that your wireless traffic is congested and fighting each other for network bandwidth. The latest router from Netgear eliminates that problem no matter how many people and devices are using your network.

The Nighthawk X6 is here, and it’s incredible. The X6 delivers a massive combined wireless speed of up to three point two gigabits per second. There’s never been wifi like it. Even if everyone and everything in the home that’s connected to the internet is streaming, gaming, working, playing, socialising, or updating at the same time the X6 won’t miss a beat.

The new X6 Router from Netgear actually groups devices together on each band to ensure optimum wireless performance.
The new X6 Router from Netgear actually groups devices together on each band to ensure optimum wireless performance.

You’ll enjoy seamless play and lag free response. Using breakthrough tri-band wifi technology, the X6 combines the power of three wifi signal bands to supercharge network data capacity allowing more devices to simultaneously connect at faster data rates than ever before.

The X6 optimises wi-fi performance, by intelligently assigning each wifi device to the fastest wifi band possible. By doing so, the X6 allows devices to connect and perform unhindered by slower devices, meaning all devices load, stream, and game at their maximum speed.

The X6 will also do load balancing across the two five gigaherz bands, to ensure both the bands are utilised, thus ensuring you are using your home network to get the best wi-fi performance.

The 6 high performance antennas ensure you get ultimate coverage everywhere pushing high fidelity wifi into every corner of your home. The X6’s two USB ports allow you to connect printers and storage drives to your home network, and access them wirelessly at gigabit speeds.

Stream and share the content on smart TVs, game consoles and PCs, or play music on any Apple air-play compatible device in your home.

The Nighthawk X6 comes preconfigured with an easily identifiable router name and password so you can connect your modem and have a secure wireless connection straight out of the box. The WPS, or push n connect feature lets you connect to any WPS capable device, for a quick and easy set up. If you have guests using your network, you can restrict them to just internet and prohibit access to your network drives and files.

And of course the Genie app gives you control over the router via your tablet, smartphone or notebook – no disc required. The Genie app helps you monitor usage, repair connection issues and control the router for password administration, router naming and other maintenance tasks.

Even back ups are made simple with Netgear’s readyshare vault backup software. Easy to set up and customise, the Nighthawk X6 changes what’s possible. Don’t let your wifi limit you.

That’s the Netgear Nighthawk X6… the triband wifi router that delivers more wifi to more devices.

Samsung UHD and FHD Monitors

Samsung’s new range of monitors have just hit our stores and they have some great features to cover all your PC display needs.

The Stylish SD390 range is sure to stand out wherever it is. Its narrow bezel design lets you see more of the screen while illuminating a subtle hint of soft pure blue that sets an elegant glow around the monitor . Specially the 24” and 27” SD390 screen have a beautiful crystal glass like neck that holds up the monitors, providing a classic look amongst all of your computer gear. It features wide viewing angles of 178 degrees and a full HD, 1920 by 1080 resolution with both standard VGA and HDMI inputs for the majority of PC connections. The headphone out supports HDMI pass through enabling the audio portion of the content you’re watching, to go to your own headset or even to your PC sound system.

The new UHD monitor from Samsung can handle amazingly high resolution videos and images.
The new UHD monitor from Samsung can handle amazingly high resolution videos and images.

The Stunning Samsung UD590 Monitor has some incredible features to ensure your computer based viewing is both perfect for today as well as into the future. Visually, the minimalist design really enhances the look of any graphic or business workstation.

With video content, and particularly PC based content moving towards higher resolutions, the UD590 has a native ultra-high definition resolution of 3840×2160 to cater for UHD/4K content as it becomes more common.

So whats the difference? – a full HD computer screen has approximately 2 million pixels, whereas the UD590 has approximately 8 mllion pixels, This means it can deliver much more detail which can be critical when editing and viewing high resolution images on screen.

With a fast response time of just 2 milliseconds, fast moving images will be delivered crystal clear, judder free  with no ghosting. And with 1 billion – yes, 1 billion colours, images are presented more accurate, giving and life like image quality with smoother colour gradients.

Also UD590’s UHD upscaling technology can automatically detect the content’s original resolution and improve it to create clearer, sharper images using Samsung’s unique algorithm and noise reduction technology.

Offering 2 HDMI 1.4 and a Display port, Samsung has you connected digitally. And you can easily Multi-task with features such as Picture in Picture so you can work, watch videos or even connect a games console simultaneously and it still maintains 100% of the source resolution! So whether it’s 1080p ,720p or 480p, Samsung’s PIP 2.0 doesn’t downscale content but maintains the exact same resolution.with no loss in quality.

And finally Game mode. Game mode gives gamers optimised gaming at a touch of a button,when active, Game mode increases contrast, enhances colour and reduces lag by smartly detecting the changes in scene…what does this mean? A greater gaming experience.

That’s Samsung’s new range of monitors – designed  to cater for your display needs today and into the future,.