Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge review: Samsung’s best phones in years

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Samsung found itself in sort of a bind last year: Its flagship Galaxy S5 wasn’t the blockbuster the company hoped it would be. That, coupled with the news that Samsung was going to focus on a smaller number of devices in 2015, signaled a pretty dramatic change for a brand that seemed like it was unstoppable. As if to silence the doubters, Samsung has not one, but two flagships on offer — the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge — and they’re surrounded by questions. Can they restore Samsung to its former glory? Has the company figured out how to build a truly interesting smartphone again? It’s too early to make a call on the former, but after a week of testing, the answer to the latter is a clear and definite “yes.”.

Hardware

Before we go any further, know this: Aside from the obvious differences — the Edge has a wrap-around screen and a few software tricks that take advantage of it — the Galaxy S6 and the S6 Edge are basically identical. Same screen size, same 16-megapixel cameras, same octa-core Exynos 7420 brains, and so on. They’re two devices crafted with the same metal, glass and silicon, which makes the dramatic design differences between them all the more meaningful.

Looking at it dead on, though, the S6 is pretty plain. Your eyes will immediately get sucked into the 5.1-inch Quad HD Super AMOLED screen, but a 5-megapixel selfie camera sits above it while the Home button lies below, flanked by discrete Back and Recent Apps keys. High on the S6’s back is a squarish plateau that houses the 16-megapixel camera, and to the right lies a tiny black divot where the LED flash and heart rate sensor live. Unlike the crater that marked the Galaxy S5’s back, the assembly here is almost flush with the S6’s rear. It’s a small touch, but it makes taking heart rate and blood oxygen readings in S Health quite a bit easier.

Really, it’s details like these that speak most loudly to Samsung’s new design philosophy. Let’s put aside for a moment the fact that Samsung traded its trademark plastic bodies for sturdy metal frames and Gorilla Glass 4 panels lining the S6’s front and back. What’s more important — and consequently harder to express in words — are the little touches that tie everything together. The S6’s rounded sides are punctuated by a flat edge for your fingers to rest on. The gaps between the metal and Gorilla Glass are so fine as to be imperceptible. The sole speaker has been moved to the phone’s bottom so you’re not blasting tunes straight into your desk. I could go on, but the S6 just feels seamless in a way its predecessor never did.

And no, your eyes don’t deceive you: The Galaxy S6 looks (and feels) an awful lot like an iPhone. From those rounded sides to the chrome-rimmed, fingerprint-sensing Home button to placement of the volume buttons on the left edge and the power button on the right, there’s an odd air of familiarity surrounding the thing. (A brief aside: One of Samsung’s spokespeople picked up my iPhone 6 during our hands-on time in February and it seemed to take him a few moments to realize what he was actually holding.) Flame wars on the matter are already starting to brew, but I’m not too concerned; Samsung’s end result is lovely, and that’s all most people will care about.

Alas, though, streamlining the S6’s design meant taking an axe to some of the things that endeared the Galaxy line to persnickety nerds — namely, the removable battery and microSD card slot. My T-Mobile review unit came with 32GB of internal storage ($0 down with monthly payments on T-Mo, or $199 with a contract elsewhere), but you’ll soon be able to buy 64GB and 128GB models too. And the biggest heartbreak? The S6 breaks tradition by dying when you drop it in a pool. The news will be more tragic for some than others but not having to handle the S5 with kid gloves was a treat. Hopefully Samsung figures out a way to waterproof a design like this before next year rolls around.

Now, about the Edge ($299 with a contract). It’s equal parts gorgeous and gimmicky, but if money is no object, the former definitely outweighs the latter. Unlike the G Flex2, the Edge’s curved screen falls away from you at the sides instead of angling toward you from the top and bottom. The design does nothing to make the screen more immersive, but that doesn’t matter; the screen’s novelty and beauty still mean it’s hard to tear your eyes off it. The S6 Edge feels substantially thinner than its basic cousin because of how its sides taper to a super-slim edge. This trick is a familiar one — Motorola has done it with every Moto X to date — but it keeps getting recycled for a reason. The thing is, the Edge will probably never nestle comfortably into your hands as a result; if your fingers are like mine, they’ll forever arch over its back, which can sometimes feel a little precarious. In fact, at times I wished the curve were on the opposite side just so the rest of my hand had something to hang onto. On the plus side, that extra space along the Edge’s sides gives you room to swipe up, down, left and right without your thumb ever obscuring the action. Really, though, these navigational benefits feel like an afterthought, like happy little accidents that came about thanks to Samsung’s screen-shape decision. Make no mistake: The Edge’s main job is to look good.

Display and sound

If you wanted to skip this section outright, just know this before you go: The S6 and the S6 Edge have absolutely gorgeous screens. They’re both Quad HD panels (2,560 x 1,440, if you haven’t memorized it yet) akin to the one you’ll find in the Note 4, but they only measure at 5.1 inches diagonally. Yep, you guessed it: That means we’re looking at two of the most pixel-dense screens on the market today. As far as your eyes will be able to tell, individual pixels don’t even exist. Whether or not modern smartphone screens actually need to be this insanely crisp is a question that’s up for debate, but my stance is pretty simple: As long as battery life doesn’t tank as a result, bring ’em on.

As is usually the case with Samsung’s AMOLEDs, colors are incredibly vivid, while blacks are deep and sumptuous. A quick bit of screen nerdery for you: AMOLED panels typically skew a little more toward the blue end of the spectrum than LCDs do, which means it’s actually a pleasant surprise that whites appear more neutral here than they do on the new HTC One M9. Some of this is going to be subjective, of course. I’ll admit I like my screens a little punchy, and the S6’s color settings suited me just fine out of the box. If that’s not your taste, you can pop into the settings and swap screen modes to something more appropriate: the “AMOLED cinema” setting pumps up color saturation across the board, while “AMOLED photo” dials it down a bit from the default “Adaptive” setting. Then you’ve got the “Basic” setting, which just sucks the life out of everything. It’s arguably the most accurate mode of the four, but really, where’s the fun in that? Viewing angles on the S6 are great too — a lucky break for the poor soul whose in-flight entertainment system crapped out and has to watch your episodes of The Fall from the side.

So far I’ve been treating both screens as if they were the same, but that’s clearly not true. The Note Edge wanted to cram gobs of functionality into that spillover area. The G Flex and G Flex2 sought to draw you into media with a curved screen reminiscent of high-end TVs. The S6 Edge does none of those things. It just sort of… is. I’ll break down more what the screen’s edges actually can do down in the software section, but Samsung’s overriding concern here was making a screen that looks awesome, and on that front, it succeeded. At its most severe, the Edge’s screen curves away from you at about 35 degrees, as if the sides are retreating into your palms. Let’s put our nitpicker hats on for a second — that means that from some oblique angles, the stuff that flows into those subtle curves will appear much brighter than it does on the flat part of the screen. It’s the mildest of annoyances (I don’t remember ever being bothered by it), but it’ll definitely stand out at first.

So yes, the S6 and the S6 Edge look lovely. How do they sound? Both devices share the same single speaker nestled into the bottom-right corners of their frames, and it’s dramatically louder than the clunker we got in last year’s Galaxy S5. There’s no way it’ll ever hold a candle to the One M9 and its pair of BoomSound speakers, but the S6 duo’s driver brings enough oomph to the table that you can stick the phone into your car’s cupholder, crank up the volume and still hear plenty over the din of the road.

 

source:http://www.engadget.com/2015/04/02/samsung-galaxy-s6-and-s6-edge-review/

Ultra HD 4K TV color, part II: The (near) future

Ultra HD 4K TV color, part II: The (near) future

We’re on the cusp of a revolution in TV color. Whether via DCI P3 or Rec. 2020, richer, more lifelike colors are coming soon to content and TV screens near you. Here’s what you need to know.

  • by Geoffrey Morrison 
    @TechWriterGeoff
  • March 20, 2015 11:21 AM PDT

One of the least appreciated, and frequently overlooked, aspects of a TV’s performance is the realism of its colors. The more accurate the colors, the more lifelike the picture.

Despite the advent of high-def, we’re still stuck with colors largely based on the limitations of CRT technology. Today’s televisions are technically capable of better color but are held back by the content and specifications of HD.

That’s all about to change. Upcoming color standards aim to improve color and bring it, finally, into the 21st century.

If you haven’t read through Part I of this article, I highly encourage you to do so. It covers the basics of how TVs create color today.

In this part, I’ll discuss how color is set to improve tomorrow. To get more realistic color, there are two aspects that must be improved: color gamut and bit depth. Let’s start with color gamut as it’s the easier to understand.

Color gamut

A TV (or TV signal’s) color gamut is all the color that’s possible for it to create. The greenest green, the bluest blue and the reddest red (and by extension, yellow, cyan, magenta, and so on). The easiest way to visualize this is with a triangle. Check out the image at the top of the page. Go ahead, I’ll wait.

The smallest triangle is the “Rec. 709” color space, also known as “HDTV.” Your eye can see colors far beyond what’s possible on today’s televisions (obviously). Two commonly used examples are the red of a fire truck (below) and the purple of an eggplant (aubergine). These can’t be accurately represented with Rec. 709.

Daniel Terdiman/CNET

Expanding the color gamut (making the triangle wider) lets your TV show those colors and many more. A “redder” red, so to speak. We’ll discuss them more later, but the two larger triangles (P3 and Rec. 2020) on the chart above represent the two main potential upcoming color gamuts. As you can see, they’re capable of including a lot more colors.

Bit depth

The other aspect is bit depth, which is a bit more complex to understand. TVs don’t have an infinite color palette to choose from. Being digital, each color has to be represented by a number. Current HDTV uses an 8-bit system. This means there are 256 shades possible for each color (it’s not quite that, but let’s not overcomplicate it).

So a blue of “20” is so dark as to be almost black (but still blue), and a “220” is a bright blue.

This may not seem like a lot or range, but it’s enough — it gives the potential of over 16.7 million colors (256 green x 256 blue x 256 red). Even with that many potential colors, you still have the possibility of banding (which is exactly what it sounds like: bands instead of smooth transitions of colors), and you can miss out on in-between shades.

What TVs (and 4K Blu-rays) are moving toward now is a 10-bit system. This means 1,024 shades per color. That means many more steps or “shades of gray” and access to over a billion colors.

Combine greater bit depth with greater color gamut and color realism takes a big leap.

By the way, 8-bit is also rather limiting in the amount of detail you can have, in terms of overall brightness, in any given shot. For more on that, check out High Dynamic Range Arrives.

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And then there’s your eye

For years, I, as well as other TV reviewers, have discussed how TVs with RGB LEDs (or quantum dots) just had richer, more realistic color reproduction, even when objectively measuring the same color accuracy as other TVs.

One TV designer put it this way: RGB LEDs (and by extension, LEDs augmented by laser and QD), are like painting with better, purer paint. What he meant was this: sure, any paint will let you create an image, but you can get a more realistic image with better paint.

Turns out (not surprisingly), there’s a reason for this. The human eye (and brain) see pure colors as brighter. The more “pure” the red, the brighter it seems. So a wide-spectrum red, which is pretty typical on most TVs, won’t seem as bright as a more focused red, such as that from a laser, LED, or quantum dot. The result is a more realistic representation of the colors intended by the content creators.

However, there is a potential drawback. The more pure the wavelengths used, the more potential variation there is among the viewers. That’s the fascinating part. Because all our eyes are subtly and slightly different, the way we see these pure colors will vary, the purer they are.

In other words, on one future TV I might see a perfect red, exactly how I see an apple or a fire truck. You might see it as close to that, but not quite that realistic. We’re both right, as that’s how our eyes and brain see it.

Video screenshot by Anthony Domanico/CNET

It goes back to the hoopla about the white/gold/blue/black dress. We have no way of knowing how someone sees a particular color, and neither of us is wrong no matter what. It’s how we see it, and in that, it’s innately personal.

Does this mean that we might have TVs that get great reviews from one reviewer and bad reviews from another (an opinion echoed in stores and bars and homes around the country)? Perhaps. More likely, the TV manufacturers will figure out what that point is where nearly everyone sees “really good” color, avoiding going beyond so that a few see “amazing” color and others see “meh” color.

This is all pretty new territory for the TV world, so it will be interesting to see (pun intended) how it all plays out.

For more info, I talk about this further and have additional links in the Quantum Dot article.

Geoffrey Morrison/CNET

4K BD and streaming

The best part of this, and why it’s so much more likely to happen, is that the additional data can be on the disc (or in the feed), and still have legacy compatibility. No separate “Expanded Color” discs. Run a disc on a “normal” 4K TV, and it runs with Rec. 709. Run it on a TV with expanded color compatibility, and you get the expanded color.

In a way, it’s a lot like how color was implemented on the old black-and-white over-the-air broadcasts. The transmission was black and white, but the color data was included in a way that black-and-white TVs never saw it, but color TVs could strip it out, and rebuild it.

Rec. 2020 or DCI P3

One of the discussions going on right now is by how much the new standards will take us beyond what we have now. On one hand is Rec. 2020, which is way more color than the current Rec. 709. There’s some off-the-record comments that Rec. 2020 is a step too far, that current technology can’t really do it. That, to me, sounds like a good thing. Something to aim for.

What’s we’re likely to get is DCI P3. This is the color section of the Digital Cinema Initiative. In other words, it’s what you’re seeing in movie theaters. P3 is far more likely to be implemented than Rec. 2020, since P3 color is what the studios already have. They’re a lazy bunch and would rather give you what they’ve got than go back and remaster a bunch of old films (again). Also, any movie shot digitally in the past few years might have P3 (or less), and it certainly can’t have more since the camera didn’t capture it.

While P3 is more likely, there doesn’t seem to be a technical reason why both possibilities can’t exist. As in, P3 for now, Rec. 2020 later. Since it’s just changing what the extra data is on the disc, it would be like adding an additional or new soundtrack, not changing a format.

Why now; why it’s possible

Discussions of wider color gamuts are nothing new. A few years ago there was a span of about 10 minutes where a few people got excited about xvYCC, a way to incorporate wider colors gamuts into regular HDTV signals. It was used basically never.

Today is different. We have a new storage medium incoming, it’s easy to change streaming content, and everything is now digital. No more being hampered by component video. Adding new data to the huge pipe provided by HDMI 2.0 is relatively easy.

Making all the pieces provide and work with that signal certainly isn’t a walk in the park, but it’s easier now than it had been.

Bottom line

The beauty of these new color possibilities is that TV manufacturers are already starting to implement them. While not “easy,” like adding a new app or changing a remote, the technologies that make these expanded colors possible come with other benefits (like energy efficiency). The likelihood your next TV will have expanded color potential if you buy in the next year or so is pretty good. If you buy in the next several years, it’s quite high.

Presuming the content comes with the additional data, we should see a big improvement in color realism as soon as later this year. Well, for those few people with the TVs and 4K BDs that are capable of it.

After that, the sky’s a multicolored rainbow of loveliness.

Got a question for Geoff? First, check out all the other articles he’s written on topics like why all HDMI cables are the sameLED LCD vs. OLEDwhy 4K TVs aren’t worth it and more. Still have a question?Send him an email! He won’t tell you what TV to buy, but he might use your letter in a future article. You can also send him a message on Twitter @TechWriterGeoff or Google+.

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iOS 8.3 settings: skip password for free apps, Siri makes speakerphone calls

iOS 8.3 settings: skip password for free apps, Siri makes speakerphone calls

 Mar 22, 2015phone_icon-1

Adam Westlake

As Apple recently released the latest beta version of iOS 8.3, several new settings options have been discovered by testers. Among them is a new option related to entering an Apple ID password when free apps are downloaded, as well the ability for virtual assistant Siri to make calls via speakerphone. The current version of iOS 8.2 still requires passwords to be entered when choosing to download a free app, while having Siri place call, even when using the hands-free “Hey Siri” method, would automatically switch the audio to the ear piece.

With iOS 8.3, when users go to iTunes & App Store in Settings, a new set of options labeled Password Setting can be found. Under this, users can configure how often an Apple ID password must be entered for purchases, an option that already exists in iOS, and a new toggle setting that allows the password to be skipped altogether when downloading free apps or iTunes content.

Users running the iOS 8.3 beta who’ve spotted this setting say they can view the option, but it’s currently disabled. Also, this setting is only viewable when Touch ID for purchases is disabled. Authentication will still be required as it is now according to user settings for any paid apps or iTunes content.

As for Siri, now when users are taking advantage of hands-free mode, allowing the assistant to be activated with the phrase “Hey Siri” as long as the device is plugged in for charging, giving the command to place a call will have it remain on speakerphone. Other features to expect in the final release of iOS 8.3 include new,diversified and customizable emoji, as well as wireless CarPlay connectivity, and, presumably, features and settings related to Apple Watch pairing.

SOURCE 9 to 5 Mac

http://www.slashgear.com/ios-8-3-settings-skip-password-for-free-apps-siri-makes-speakerphone-calls-22374715/

DASH CRAB 2

PREMIUM CAR MOUNT FOR SMARTPHONES

Not only use for mount, but also be must have item for desk stand of your smart phones Easily attach & secure vacuum base on dash board

 

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Easily, Quickly and Safely!

The navigation with smartphone is available by larger LCD size and application setting!

If use smartphone as a navigation, it should be easily removable unlike the navigation always mounted in vehicle.

DASHCRAB2 is the world’s first ONE HAND MOUNTING SYSTEM, it mounting and removing all kinds of smartphones easily, quickly and safely.

 

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EDashcrab2  Hold ALL Kinds OF Smartphones Tightly!

Compatible With All Kinds Of Smartphones (Universal Type)

Dashcrab FX is able to mount any kinds of smartphone models by universal type which compatible with all kinds of smartphone devices(up to 6”).

From Galaxy Note to iPhone -Just hold with dashcrab FX

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Simple and convenient use without case separating!

Simple and convenient use without case separating!

Simple and intuitive tongs type design allows simple holding of Dashcrab without case separating. You can also hold thick smartphone case without separating it.

 

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Application of double fixing system

Absorption rate of world-class level!

Circular gel of natural rubber material and gel type sucker of double fixed suction side are able to fix not only onto glass, also onto car dashboard, and doesn’t leave marks when remove.

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Always like the first time, even in long term use

Permanent usable gel type sucker plate

If get dust or impurity on, wash it with running water. Then it can be used permanently by restored absorption like the first time. 

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• If suction gel get dust or impurity on when using, wash it with running water, then the absorption will be restored.

 

 

 

Easy and strong mount by compression fixing lever

Press compression fixing lever of back to pull the sucker plate and fix strongly.

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Can be mounted in a variety of ways,

like dashboard, front glass etc.

It is able to attach anywhere strongly that you desire, by dual fixing type of gel type sucker plate and fixing lever. Like car dashboard, front glass etc.

 

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360º Adjustable angle rotating ball joint!

It can be adjust to an optimum angle easily in any direction and position, by application of strong durable ball joint which can be rotated 360º(up/down, and vertical/horizontal).

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Anti-slip silicone pad hold my cell phone tightly!

Top/bottom strongly packed silicone pad has excellent restoration power, its soft material can fix device safely without scratch, and it will never miss my precious smartphone although sudden stop happens.

 

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Can be utilized in various applications, as well as vehicles

Dashcrab can be utilized in various spaces. Like desk, kitchen, bathroom and bedroom etc.

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GLOBAL DASH CARB

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Can be utilized in various applications, as well as vehicles

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How to install Dashcrab

It can be installed on dashboard and glass section in the car or other various material surfaces simply and quickly. It will never drop or shake after installation through strong suction plate and compression fixing lever, and there is no suction plate print on installation section when removing it.

 

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  1. Wipe surface of installation part
  2. Remove sticker adhered on suction plate, and adhere it on desired location
  3. Press fixing lever for fixing it again.
  4. Hold device with one hand and raise bottom tongs of holder for holding
  5. Control angle and fix head
  6. DASHCRAB FX installation completion

 

DASH CRAB GALLERY

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[Dashcrab ACC] Car Charger 2 in 1

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Duel car Charging for android & IOS Tablet.

  • 60 minutes quick charging due to the adoption of dual charging IC
  • Phone/Tablet can be charged simultaneously(for all kinds of cell phones)
  • Adopt Two Mold compare with low-cost product of one mold, and realize stable connecting
  • More luxurious material of car charger by SF(Soft Filling) plating

 

FEATURES


Fastest charging possible (2.1A)

2-in-1 Cable Design

Slim Barrel Design & premium Aluminum Deco Base design

Universal charging circuitry optimized for all smartphones and tablets

2-in-1 connector for Lightning and micro USB devices

 

REVIEW


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COLOR


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PACKAGE


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Specification

  • Output : 5V. MAX 2100mA
  • InPut : DC 12V-24V
  • Cable length : 3 feet

Features

  • Existing dual cigarette lighter takes long time to charge due to distribution and using the same charging IC. Dashcrab dual cigarette lighter charger can be charged quickly even during simultaneous charging by each individual charging IC.
  • All smart phones, tablet PC and digital devices can be charged, and can be charged simultaneous by using the charging USB cable.
  • Realize stable connecting when contact with devices by adoption of Two Mold unlike low-cost products with one mold.
  • Realize premium car dual cigarette lighter charger with soft texture by SF(Soft Filling) plating.

 

Product Information

  • Product name: Car USB charger
  • Model: DCCC-101
  • Country of manufacture: China
  • Material: Plastic, Metal
  • Designed by Nine Bridge in Seoul

Caution

  • Don’t disassemble the product arbitrarily or use for other purposes.
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Don’t touch product plug, cord and metal parts with wet hands.

 

[Dashcrab ACC] AUX Flat Audio Cable

 

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Flat Audio Cable For mobile Device

 

FEATURES


100% brand new and high quality.

3.5mm Male Stereo jack plug audio flat cable.

For iphone, ipod, macbook, PC , MP3 to connect with audio device, such as speaker.

Compatable with all phone,MP3,iphone PC with standard 3.5mm jack.

Easy to use, plug and play.

 

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DASH CRAB Aux Flat Audio Cable

– Luxurious Aux Flat Cable due to adoption of Aluminum Duel Mold structure

– The item is able to use for all kinds of audio equipment and smartphones with 3.5mm stereo jack

– Adopt Flat Cable to minimize line twist and tangle

– Precision chrome plating, minimize the sound loss and realize high quality sound to stereo jack

 

 

REVIEW


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3.5mm Stereo Connect

You can enjoy differentiated high quality sound in all kinds of devices with 3.5mm stereo jack. Such as, smartphone, tablet, car AUX, speaker, PC, MP3 and game machine etc.

 

 

COLOR


 

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Product Color / Red, Black

The color of the cable is made of luxuriously tone down red and black colors.

 

 

PACKAGE


 

 

“Flat Audio Cable For mobile Deviece.”

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Specification

  • Cable length : 100cm
  • Cable thickness : 1.5mm
  • Cable width : 4mm

 

Features

  • Luxurious Aux Flat Cable due to adoption of Aluminum Duel Mold structure
  • The item is able to use for all kinds of audio equipment and smartphones with 3.5mm stereo jack
  • Adopt Flat Cable to minimize line twist and tangle
  • Precision chrome plating, minimize the sound loss and realize high quality sound to stereo jack

 

Product Information

  • Product name: Aux Flat Audio Cable
  • Size: 3.5mm Stereo
  • Country of manufacture: China
  • Material: Plastic, Metal
  • Designed by Nine Bridge in Seoul

 

Caution

  • Don’t disassemble the product arbitrarily or use for other purposes.
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Don’t touch product plug, cord and metal parts with wet hands.

DASH CRAB FX

Easily, Quickly and Safely!

Convenient ONE HAND Mounting Method

The navigation with smartphone is available by larger LCD size and application setting! If use smartphone as  a navigation, it should be easily removable unlike the navigation always mounted in vehicle.

DASHCRAB FX is the world’s first ONE HAND MOUNTING SYSTEM, it mounting and removing all kinds of smartphones easily, quickly and safely.

 

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Unlike the fixed navigation, smartphone mount should easily removable. Dashcrap FX is removable easily and quickly by adopted one hand mounting method unlike the conventional method.

 

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Easily and Simply, Without Case Separation

Dashcrap fx is available easy mounting without case separation by simple and intuitive clip-on design. Mount thick diary case without case separation too.

 

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Dashcrab FX Hold ALL Kinds OF Smartphones Tightly!

Compatible With All Kinds Of Smartphones (Universal Type)

Dashcrab FX is able to mount any kinds of smartphone models by universal type which compatible with all kinds of smartphone devices(up to 6”).

From Galaxy Note to iPhone -Just hold with dashcrab FX

 

 

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Simple and convenient use without case separating!

Simple and intuitive tongs type design allows simple holding of Dashcrab without case separating. You can also hold thick smartphone case without separating it.

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Application of double fixing system

Absorption rate of world-class level!

Circular gel of natural rubber material and gel type sucker of double fixed suction side are able to fix not only onto glass, also onto car dashboard, and doesn’t leave marks when remove.

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Always like the first time, even in long term use

Permanent usable gel type sucker plate

If get dust or impurity on, wash it with running water. Then it can be used permanently by restored absorption like the first time. 

 

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fx_010-1

• If suction gel get dust or impurity on when using, wash it with running water, then the absorption will be restored.

 

 

Easy and strong mount by compression fixing lever

Press compression fixing lever of back to pull the sucker plate and fix strongly.

fx_010-2

 

 

Can be mounted in a variety of ways,

like dashboard, front glass etc.

It is able to attach anywhere strongly that you desire, by dual fixing type of gel type sucker plate and fixing lever. Like car dashboard, front glass etc.

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360º Adjustable angle rotating ball joint!

It can be adjust to an optimum angle easily in any direction and position, by application of strong durable ball joint which can be rotated 360º(up/down, and vertical/horizontal).

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Anti-slip silicone pad hold my cell phone tightly!

Top/bottom strongly packed silicone pad has excellent restoration power, its soft material can fix device safely without scratch, and it will never miss my precious smartphone although sudden stop happens.

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Can be utilized in various applications, as well as vehicles

Dashcrab can be utilized in various spaces. Like desk, kitchen, bathroom and bedroom etc.

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How to install Dashcrab

It can be installed on dashboard and glass section in the car or other various material surfaces simply and quickly. It will never drop or shake after installation through strong suction plate and compression fixing lever, and there is no suction plate print on installation section when removing it.

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  1. Wipe surface of installation part
  2. Remove sticker adhered on suction plate, and adhere it on desired location
  3. Press fixing lever for fixing it again.
  4. Hold device with one hand and raise bottom tongs of holder for holding
  5. Control angle and fix head
  6. DASHCRAB FX installation completion

DASH CRAB DUET

 

 

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Smart Universal Grip

Universal mount for smart phones Compatible with any size of smart phones

 

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Convenient ONE HAND Mounting Method

DASHCRAB DUET is the world’s first ONE HAND MOUNTING SYSTEM, it mounting and removing all kinds of smartphones easily, quickly and safely.

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Compatible With All Kinds Of Smartphones

From Galaxy Note to iPhone -Just hold with dashcrab FX

 

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Top and bottom height of smartphone is adjustable freely with one hand

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Gel type suction plate, which is made of natural rubber is fixed by round gel and suction side twice, holding on all desired places like glasses and dashboard safely and strongly is available.

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Product Color

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Detail View

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X-GRIP

Smart holder for smartphone!

Are you using smartphone as navigation?

Convenient attaching and detaching aren’t needed if you want to use smartphone as navigation?

Tongs type X grip can hold and separate smartphone simply and quickly.

 

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Are you using smartphone as navigation or for watching DMB?

If you want to use smartphone as navigation, simple attaching and detaching are needed.

Tongs type X grip can hold and separate smartphone simply and quickly.

 

 

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GALAXY,IPhone,Optimus,Vega…

X-GRIP is able to mount any kinds of smartphone models by universal type which compatible with all kinds of smartphone devices(up to 5”).

Smartphone/Navigation can be getting hold perfectly.

 

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Simple and convenient use without case separating!

Simple and convenient use without case separating!

Simple and intuitive tongs type design allows simple holding of  X-GRIP without case separating. You can also hold thick smartphone case without separating it.

 

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오직 엑스그립만 가능한 결정적 기능!!!

엑스그립은 상단헤드와 하단 흡착지지대를 분리하여 180도 회전시켜 결합할수 있어

차량내에서는 물론이며, 어떤 조건에서도 다양한 각도로 스마트폰을 거치할 수 있습니다.

어떤 앵글의 거치도 가능하게 하는 엑스그립만의 특허!

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A TYPE 

A type mount keep center of gravity from inside to hold devices stably when mounting on surface. Like dashboard etc.

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B TYPE 

B type mount exposing the screen toward the users as much as possible to secures a clear view and uses touch smoothly when mounting on vehicle glass or any other walls.

 

 

Excellent quality of luxurious mount

 

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1.Life of mount! Suction plate! X-grip designed to contact with more area with strong gel type suction plate, and able to mount on any dashboard of vehicles and glass, it does not separate easily as well.

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 2.Low cost mount does not have rubber ring on head, so it hard to adjust the angles and does not support the devices stably. X-grip has built-in rubber ring on head ball joint, so you can adjust the head more precisely and stably.

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3.Retaining lever must be stronger in order to fixing wider and stronger adsorption gel.We decline politely compare with low-cost mount.

 

 

Stronger X grip! Explanation of detail functions

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360º Adjustable angle rotating ball joint!

It can be adjust to an optimum angle easily in any direction and position, by application of strong durable ball joint which can be rotated 360º(up/down, and vertical/horizontal).

 

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How to install Dashcrab

It can be installed on dashboard and glass section in the car or other various material surfaces simply and quickly. It will never drop or shake after installation through strong suction plate and compression fixing lever, and there is no suction plate print on installation section when removing it.

 

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  1. Wipe surface of installation part
  2. Remove sticker adhered on suction plate, and adhere it on desired location
  3. Press fixing lever for fixing it again.
  4. Hold device with one hand and raise bottom tongs of holder for holding
  5. Control angle and fix head
  6. X-GRIP installation completion

 

X-GRIP Hold ALL Kinds OF Smartphones Tightly!

Compatible With All Kinds Of Smartphones (Universal Type)

X-GRIP is able to mount any kinds of smartphone models by universal type which compatible with all kinds of smartphone devices(up to 6”).

From Galaxy Note to iPhone -Just hold with X-GRIP

 

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Always like the first time, even in long term use

Permanent usable gel type sucker plate

If get dust or impurity on, wash it with running water. Then it can be used permanently by restored absorption like the first time. 

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• If suction gel get dust or impurity on when using, wash it with running water, then the absorption will be restored.

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