Tech Update: Top 5 LED TVs in India

By Croma Retail  
Jan  30 2015
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In a world where every new technology is outdone by another in a matter of mere months, the best products in the market today may become outdated within a year or two. The LED TV you bought for Diwali in 2013 is most likely not the best in the market anymore. The thirst for betterment is not new to mankind, so if you’re feeling like replacing that old LED you have at home with something better,...

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5 Vital Hair Straightening Tips & Products

By Croma Retail  
Jan  30 2015
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Straight hair may have made a quiet exit from the world of runway fashion, but it is far from dead as far as style trends go. For more than a few popular and very chic hairstyles, straight hair can be an absolute boon. In fact, even now, women visit parlours just to get their hair straightened. But what if we tell you that you can get fabulously straight hair all by yourself, without damaging or...

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Another smart guy: Sony Alpha A5000 mirrorless digital camera

By Croma Retail  
Jan  29 2015
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If you’re looking for a light and compact budget camera that delivers excellent performance, the new Sony Alpha A5000 mirrorless digital camera is your best bet. Equipped with a 20.1 MP APS-C sized exmor and a state-of-the-art BIONZX image processor, this Sony digital camera will take your photography experience to another level. Not only does it provide you an exceptional speed mode with which...

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Upgrade to HDTVs for World cup 2015

By Croma Retail  
Jan  27 2015
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The ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 is here and it seems like a brilliant time to make an investment in an HDTV to experience the trials and tribulations, the thrills, and the spills all in crystal clear high definition. The best HDTV’s enhance your viewing experience, bringing a burst of colour and sound into your home. What makes HDTV better than the standard television that you had in your...

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7 hair dryer mistakes you’re probably making

By Croma Retail  
Jan  27 2015
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We’ve all dreamt of long, incredible hair;the kind that shimmers in the sunlight. You’ve watched Victoria’s secret models on the ramp with their incredible locks holding their own in front of thousands of prying eyes. They never seem to have a bad hair day, but you do. How do you get over hair related issues? What tools will aid you in your quest for the perfect hair? We’ve got seven...

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Electric razors vs. Blades

By Croma Retail  
Jan  22 2015
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When looking for the best razor for men, you’ll probably come across the dilemma faced by thousands of men worldwide. Are electric razors better? Or is it the traditional razor blade that makes the difference? While mostly a matter of personal preference strong cases can be made for using both. They’ve been known to have their drawbacks, as well as incredible benefits, and are firm favourites...

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Top 5 Cricket Apps for iPhone users

By Croma Retail  
Jan  20 2015
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February is going to be one hell of a month. The fever of Cricket world cup 2015 will grip the subcontinent again and we shall witness 14 countries fighting it out for glory in Australia. We here in India will try to catch it as best as we can, either through television and radio or through internet, by streaming the live telecast. Given our busy work schedules, most of us will have to be content...

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Tablet accessories to double tablets as laptops

By Croma Retail  
Jan  19 2015
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There is no end to the debate whether or not tablets have signalled the demise of laptops. People who use laptops primarily to store documents, surf internet, and watch videos and to play an odd simple game really wonder about switching to a tablet. Laptops sometimes become a little heavy to carry around and do things on the go. One can keep the laptop at home but what if one is travelling often....

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Asus Transformer Book T200TA-C1-BL: An overview of the hybrid tablet

By Croma Retail  
Jan  17 2015
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The Asus Transformer Book T200TA-C1-BL is a compact detachable-hybrid tablet. It comes with a good In-Plane switching (IPS) touch screen and can be used either like a laptop or a tablet by just detaching the screen. ...

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Things you must not overlook in tablets

By Croma Retail  
Jan  14 2015
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The tablet market has grown quite exponentially in the past few years, so much so that now people prefer tablets over personal computers, and even laptops. A tablet can virtually do everything that your laptop does and over that, it provides the ease of working with a touchscreen. If you are in the market, you will surely be confused with the range of tablets available. Hence, to make an informed...

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Is there a new HP tablet in the making?

By Croma Retail  
Jan  12 2015
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So many kinds of tablets are available today in the market that it becomes increasingly difficult to decide which one is the best tablet and on top of that, we are getting news from HP to release yet another tablet. We all know that HP is selling one of the cheapest tablets on the market, the HP stream 7 powered by Windows 8.1. But if rumours are to be believed HP is going to announce a new...

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The old difference between headsets and headphones

By Croma Retail  
Jan  07 2015
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We always hear the words ‘headphones’ and ‘headsets’ getting used interchangeably and even while buying headphones online, nobody lists the difference between the two. Earlier, headphones used to be like mini isolation booths with perfect noise cancellation. No one would ever tell you to turn the music down on those headphones. On the other hand, headsets were little; delicate looking...

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720p v/s 1080p LED TVs: A comparison

By Croma Retail  
Dec  31 2014
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There are plenty of thoughts that go through one’s mind while purchasing LED TVs that are available online. The one thing that people keep in mind is the video resolution and clarity of the image. There is always hesitation when it comes to choosing between 720p and 1080p TVs. So, how different or similar are they to each other? ...

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Ideas for New Year gifts for techies and geeks

By Croma Retail  
Dec  30 2014
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We are at the threshold of a new year and enjoying the last few days of this year. It is also the season when we meet our friends and family to wish them a great year ahead and exchange customary gifts. More often than not, at least one member in the family or the extended family turns out to be a geek. ...

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Know about your Plasma, LCD and LED TVs

By Croma Retail  
Dec  29 2014
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With New Year just around the corner, a lot of you must be looking to acquire a new television set. However, given the range and technology available in the market today, it can be a really confusing task. Besides the fine specifications, there is the issue of which kind best suits our needs, whether it is LED or LCD or plasma. ...

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Speaker sensitivity: What is it exactly?

By Croma Retail  
Dec  26 2014
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Sensitivity is a feature worth looking for in a speaker. It tells you how much volume you will get from the speaker with the given amount of power. Sensitivity is not about the audio quality, but the high volume that needs to be present in the amplifier for the speaker to work best....

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Expandable flash drive for iPhone and iPad

By Croma Retail  
Dec  24 2014
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Data transfer is important for everyone, be it a student or an engineer. The lack of expandable storage has made the users move towards sometimes spotty cloud service. Cloud storage, being one of the riskiest ways of transferring data, led to the development of flash drive storage for iPhone and iPad. It is the safest way to transfer photos, videos and files within no time. The flash drive...

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What does 0.1 mean in surround sound systems?

By Croma Retail  
Dec  21 2014
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Surround sound is a method of cultivating the sound reproduction quality of the audio source with supplementary audio channels from sound systems or PC speakers. This audio surrounds the listener, providing sound from an all-round radius in the horizontal plane as opposed to screen channels. ...

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Samsung tablets: 10 must have apps for students

By Suraj  
Dec  18 2014
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Smartphones and tablets are powerful tools that are portable, handy and useful. They can fit easily in a pocket or backpack. Whether a student is a school- or college-goer, there is no harm in installing a few helpful apps that can serve as a studying accessory. Today, apps help students with science, mathematics, history and literature along with saving the precious time....

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How energy efficient are induction cooktop?

By Croma Retail  
Dec  16 2014
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Induction cooking is the newest technology in kitchens all across the world. The perfect solution for easy and safe cooking, an induction cooktop provides a helping hand to people ranging from bachelors to professional cooks. It offers the best mix of responsiveness and the heating power of electricity. The induction technology has set a new benchmark in cooking....

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