Last September, Nest introduced several products to its connected home lineup: the Nest Secure home security system, the Nest Cam IQ Outdoor and the Nest Hello video doorbell. While both the Secure and the IQ outdoor cam have been out for a few month… Engadget RSS Feed
ASUS announced the ZenFone Max Plus early last month at CES, saying that the phone would become available in February. Well, it’s the second-last day of February, and ASUS has technically lived up to its word; the ZenFone Max Plus is now available for purchase at a variety of retailers stateside.
The phone is officially called “ZenFone Max Plus (M1),” but the PR refers to it as “ZenFone Max Plus M1” and retail listings simply call it “ZenFone Max Plus.” The M1 appended at the end seems a little useless for a long-enough name, but I digress.
Back in March, Samsung announced the successor to its popular Gear 360 action camera. The GoPro competitor won many fans with its ability to record video in 360 degrees via two fisheye lenses. The 2nd generation version promises more of the same, but with 4K video recording plus a smaller, lighter frame. Samsung has now released the device in the US and it’s available for $ 229.
The original Gear 360 was hamstrung somewhat by the fact that it could only be used in conjunction with a Samsung Galaxy phone, and this new model seems to carry mostly the same limitations.
Samsung’s latest Gear 360 camera launched in the UK already, and now it’s finally on its way to the US. It will land across the pond sooner than you might expect, in fact. The Gear 360 (2017) that Samsung announced in March will be out in the US tomorrow. You’ll be able to purchase one from Best Buy, Amazon, every one of the major carriers, as well as many other retailers. It will cost $ 229, which means it’s going to be significantly cheaper than its predecessor from last year. It’s also getting much better distribution, so clearly Samsung thinks more highly of this iteration than…