tech2 News StaffOct 21, 2016 08:45:37 IST
So you waited in line for a couple of hours and managed to bag the iPhone 7 or the iPhone 7 Plus. It is time to accessorise the device, and what better time to do it than right now. There are a ton of Diwali deals and offers across e-commerce sites, here's a selection of useful and interesting accessories.
Tired of your iPhone cables twisting and the outer case getting ripped apart near the point of contact? This cord protector is just the thing you need, it strengthens the most stressed points on the cable, and makes sure that you dont have wires hanging out of the cord after long periods of use. There are four cable protectors in each set, so you can protect the cords on all your Apple devices. There are two layers in the protector, an inner one to prevent twists and bends in the cable, and an outer one to prevent wear and tear from friction. Together, the layers prevent the cord from fraying. The 4 units are available for Rs 249, a 50 percent discount from the regular price of Rs 498.
The El Black Mobile mount has a flexible body that can be twisted and turned to adjust the position of the phone as per requirement. The holder is made out of plastic. The stand has a clip on one end to anchor it, and a holder on the other end where the phone is placed. The clip can be attached to tables, interiors of vehicles or the headrest of a bed to allow using your device in various hands-free ways. This is useful for reducing fatigue, especially for operating the phone while sleeping. The mount is available for Rs 167, which is a steep 83 percent discount from the regular list price of Rs 999.
Accentuate the sleek looks of your iPhone 7 Plus with this rugged case from Oeago. The case slips on to fit the iPhone 7, and has two layers of protection against bumps and scratches. The case provides a rock solid grip as well, although it is a bit on the bulky side. The case has a kickstand that can be used to keep the phone at an angle on a table for all those binge watching sessions or for video conferencing. It also ensures the Apple logo will not be hidden. The case comes in black, and available at 25 percent discount for Rs 1,173.
If you are one of those Apple users who likes to keep their devices sans a case, but still want to protect the device from bumps and scratches, then this is the perfect case for you. Crafted of see-through Silicone, it has a simple snap on installation. The case is designed for the latest iPhone 7, although the image does not show it. The case is available at a steep 92 percent discount for just Rs 66, as against a regular list price of Rs 799.
The iXpand Flash drive is a great tool to move content to and from your iPhone. The flash drive has two connectors, a lightning connector and a universal serial bus connector. You can easily move data from the iPhone to a laptop or a desktop, without the need to use the cloud or a local Wi-Fi hotspot. To transfer the content on the phone, users will require to download and install the iExpand application. For non iOS devices, the expandable storage works as a regular USB drive. On sale for Rs 3,095, the device is discounted by 31 percent from a regular list price of Rs 4,499.
Instead of carrying around a cable for charging, you can travel light by just pocketing this tiny micro USB adapter for the lightning port. Any micro USB cable can then be used to charge this phone with the adapter. Additionally, this allows your iPhone to use Android accessories that use the micro USB slot. The adapter is small enough to fit in a wallet. It can be used to transfer photos and videos on the iPhone as well, if a lightning cable is not available. Syncing, and backing up the device is also possible. The adapter is available for only Rs 50.
You can capture amazing images and videos using the Parrot BeBop Drone. The quadcopter has a three axis stabilisation that makes sure that the videos captured are not too jerky. The drone has a 14 megapixel Full HD 1080p camera with a fisheye lens. The lens can record photos and videos in a 180 degree field of view. The drone runs on Linux and sets up its own battery pack. The materials are strong, and there is a shell for indoor flight, and in case something goes wrong, every part of the drone is available for purchase separately, for easy replacement. In case of a collision, the blades stop moving on their own, and there is an emergency landing sequence coded into the drone. There is an in-built GPS for high altitude controls, and an automatic return home function. The drone is available for Rs 65,999, which is 33 percent discount from the regular price of Rs 98,999.
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