E-retailer Lazada is celebrating its 9th birthday tomorrow (Mar 27). And of course, there will be a big sale going on.
This means a great opportunity to pick up some gadgets that you always wanted. While we will not know how much discount, here are our gadget picks that you might find useful. Anyway, be prepared to snap up some bargains when the clock strikes twelve tonight!
Razer Pokemon Pikachu Limited Edition Mouse + Mat Bundle
Show your love for Pokemon to your colleagues or family with Razer’s Pokemon Pikachu Limited Edition Mouse and Mat. Essentially, they are Razer’s Deathadder Essential wired gaming mouse and Goliathus mouse mat cladded in yellow with cute Pikachu motifs and design. The 6,400-dpi mouse even sports Pikachu’s famed zig-zag tail that lights up! The mouse mat offers a smooth surface for your Pikachu mouse (geddit?) to easily glide over.
Huawei Watch Fit
$128 (usual price $148) Buy
Designed for fitness enthusiasts, this smartwatch has a 1.64-inch AMOLED display showing 12 animated fitness courses to let you exercise any time and anywhere. It also supports 12 workout modes, including running, swimming and cycling. Available in colours of pink, black, green and the upcoming white, the Watch Fit also tracks heart rate, blood oxygen saturation, sleep quality, menstrual cycles and stress levels.
Logitech MX Keys for Mac + Logitech MX Palm Rest
For Mac users, the Logitech MX Keys for Mac is probably the best third-party Mac keyboard in the market right now. Not only does it come with a black and silver finish to look more compatible with your Mac, its Bluetooth technology has been upgraded to ensure better connectivity to your Mac. In addition, it keycaps have been changed to suit the macOS system. With the MX Palm Rest (for MX Keys and Craft), you can type comfortably with its sturdy support and smooth surface.
ASUS ROG Strix Scope TKL Gundam Edition
Gundam fans have to get this mechanical gaming keyboard! The ROG Strix Scope TKL Gundam Edition features keycaps with Gundam’s iconic white and blue colour way as well as Gundam-inspired keycaps like the Earth Federation Space Force space bar. Its tenkeyless form factor lets you to save much-needed table-top space, while its Cherry MX key switches allows for precision presses with great tactile feedback.
$499 (usual price $549) Buy
Whether you are working from home, in office or commuting, you probably want a solid pair of over-ear headphones that cuts out all the noise. Then, you should get the Sony WH-1000XM4 with its superb active noise cancellation technology. The headphones also feature Adaptive Sound Control technology, which can learn to recognise locations you frequently visit, such as your workplace or favourite cafe, to tailor the sound to suit the situation.
Sonos Beam Soundbar
Looking for a quality soundbar that will not take up too much of your TV console space? Consider the Sonos Beam.
This Bluetooth soundbar is carefully designed to be placed on your TV stand or wall mount and delivers theatre-quality sound. Apart from connecting to TV, it supports AirPlay2 so you can play your music from your Apple devices. It supports virtual voice assistants such as Google Assistant and Siri.
Prism+ X490 Pro
$1,499 (usual price $2,499) Buy
Who needs multiple monitors when you can have the Prism+ X490 Pro? This gigantic monitor features a whopping 49-inch screen with a resolution of 5,120 x 1,440 pixels. In other words, it is like having two 27-inch monitors in one screen, while taking up less desktop space. The monitor features a refresh rate of 120Hz (twice that of conventional monitors), a 140 per cent sRGB colour gamut and support for both AMD FreeSync and Nvidia G-Sync. Perfect for both work and gaming.
Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 5G
From $1,798 Buy
This is not only Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone, but we think it is also by far the best Android smartphone in the market currently. Armed with a gorgeous 6.8-inch AMOLED display, rear camera system that has a convenient 10x optical zoom and fast processor with long battery life, this smartphone will serve you well for the years to come.
Lenovo Legion 5 Pro
$2,699 (usual price $2,899) Buy
If you are looking for a laptop that lets you work hard and play even harder, get the Lenovo Legion 5 Pro.
Armed with AMD Ryzen 7 5800H processor and Nvidia GeForce RTX 3070 graphics for superior performance, it is also the world’s first gaming laptop with a QHD 16:10 (2,560 x 1,600 pixels) display. This display offers 11 per cent more screen estate than conventional 15.6-inch displays. And it has a 165Hz refresh rate, 3ms response time along with Nvidia G-Sync and AMD FreeSync support.