Best Buys - TAKEALOT.COM - December 2012By Mike Joubert 11 December 2012 | Categories: sponsored content
Apple iPad mini
16 GB Black/Slate: Wi-Fi Only
If you want it, iPad's newest 16 GB iPad mini is in fact already available from TakeALot. The 7.9" iPad caters to the full array of apps currently available, albeit in a slightly smaller, more portable, and thus easier to hold one handed, form. With a 1 024 x 768 resolution (163 ppi) the screen conveys the same level of sharpness as the iPad 2, with the similar ten hours worth of operating time. R4 600.
Garmin nuvi 40LM Bundle
The easy-to-use Garmin nuvi 40 with free lifetime maps, boasts an extra wide 4.3" colour touchscreen display and text-to-speech, making finding your way a no-hassle endeavour.
Merely looking up an address or service is enough to obtain voice-prompted, turn-by-turn directions that pronounce street names, while Lane Assist with Junction View ensures one stays on the right track.The unit also comes preloaded with Garmin City Navigator Southern Africa NT maps. R1 350.
Canon PowerShot D20
Canon's rugged PowerShot D20 boasts a 12.1 megapixel sensor, the company's HS system for low light shooting, a 5x optical zoom and Intelligent image stabiliser.
Also onboard is an integrated GPS to geotag one's images and the ability to take full HD movies. Along with the ability to withstand water, shock, freeze and dust, and underwater functionality, the D20 is an adventurer's dream come true. R3 300.
House of Marley Soul Rebel Rasta Headphones
The Soul Rebel Rasta on-ear headset delivers a comfortable music listening experience via its soft ear cushions, which also isolate environmental noise so that you can focus on the music. Environmentally conscious users will be happy to note that the House of Marley constructed these earphones from recycled aluminum, steel, and canvas. R469.
JBL Creature III Speakers
Besides its striking design, the Creature III 2.1 speaker system from JBL also offers a powerful 25 watt sound oomph. These speakers can be connected to your PC, Mac, gaming console or smartphone via its 3.5 mm audio jack, to enhance your movie viewing or gaming experience. Thanks to its 15 watt subwoofer, music lovers won't be left wanting in the bass department either. R799.
Proline Q-Box i-1200 Media Player
Proline's Q-box is basically a compact PC without a monitor. After connecting it to your TV and home network (via Ethernet cable or Wi-Fi), this media player enables users to display streamed multimedia content on their TV. It packs six USB ports (two USB 3.0, four USB 2.0) and a 5-in-1 memory card reader to access content such as photos, movies, and music from other sources, including a flash drive or portable hard-drive. R3 299.
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Article first appeared in TechSmart 111, December 2012. Read or download it here.
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