“A pile of rocks ceases to be a rock pile when somebody contemplates it with the idea of a cathedral in mind.”
—Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
Man's hunger for innovation is insatiable, from rubbing flint stones for making a fire to inventing rovers for landing on other planets. Today, innovation is witnessing an unprecedented level of advancement thanks to new technology, rapid inventions, and fruitful discoveries that make life easier. Hijacked by the COVID-19 pandemic, as organizations accelerated their digital transformation campaigns and companies invested in new technology, we have compiled a comprehensive list of innovative products of 2021 which would redefine your lifestyle and working attitude.
For Hygiene Junkies
Are you that kind of a person who cannot tolerate a speck of dust on your phone, laptop, or other items? Then, a 2-in-1 Swipe screen Cleaner is something you would cling itself onto your heart. This portable mini-duster performs dual functions of spraying and swiping all your electronic devices with its delicately-crafted microfibers for getting rid of dust, germs, and fingerprints from your modern devices. Just weighing around 40.4 grams with dimensions of 9.5 cm x 2.2 cm, it eco-friendly as it doesn’t contain any alcohol or ammonia. Using Swipe screen Cleaner is a smart choice for cleaning electronic screens and keyboards thanks to its oleo phobic-coating protection.
FOR VERSATILE MULTI-TASKERS
What do you think when someone says anything about new technology? Sleek design, multi-functioning, and hassle-free control, right? But what if you get all these perks in a single device? The lightweight Mport 9C is a multiport adapter for USB type C devices, boasting nine different output ports. With this versatile device, specially designed for tech-savvy users, you can conveniently connect several devices to your laptop, tablet, or phone without bothered about entangled wires. What makes Mport 9C stand apart from the crowd is its Power Drive fast-charging which lets you simultaneously use your devices while charging them. With dimensions of 124 X 55 X 17 cm and a cable length of 150 mm, the USB Hub takes pride in its durable metallic body to protect your devices. Equipped with an internet speed-boosting Gigabit Ethernet Port, you can use Mport 9C for plugging in your laptop, insert SD Card, and connect to keyboard and mouse.
PIONEERS OF WIRELESS ERA
Work-from-home routine led to in-house workstations wherein laptops, sturdy desks, coffee holders, pen stands, and bookshelves gained importance. A 4-watt LED lamp light comprising three levels of brightness, and Brillo has an in-built digital clock to set up an alarm, mark a date, and check the temperature. With its state-of-the-art 7-Rainbow-Color LED light, Brillo comes with a 180-degree angle adjustment making it sturdy and easy to use. Weighing just 346 grams with dimensions of 87 X 87 X 263 mm, Brillo has a powerful 1200mAh Li-Polymer battery offering you a staggering 4 hrs plus long battery life. What’s more, you might ask. Well, thanks to its innovative anti-dazzle technology, you would not experience any light flickering, giddiness, or vertigo.
A spiritual successor to Brillo, Brillo II is yet another super lightweight companion for your late-night work schedules, which comes with an in-built 10-watt wireless charger for your smart phone. This 170-gram Brillo II with dimensions of 160 X 80 X 375 mm also boasts of its spacious pen holder.
FOR ACOUSTIC NIRVANA
Did you ever imagine in your dreams that you could conveniently transform your non-Bluetooth devices into Bluetooth in the blink of an eye? Portronics, with its cutting-edge new technology, brings Auto 14 Wireless Audio Adapter for seamless audio streaming. With sleek dimensions of 71 X 51 X 14.7 mm and weighing just 50.7 grams, Auto 14 with its 2-in-1 4.2 Bluetooth Transmitter and Receiver streams music and movies to your TV sets, home theatres, and CD/DVD players directly from your Bluetooth headset. If you are a party animal deciding to host a house party in your place or planning a movie-watching experience on your home theatre system, go for Auto 14, which can continuously stream for 10 hours thanks to its powerful 450mAh battery, which can also be quickly charged in just 2 hours.
FOR REDEFINED SAFETY
As it is said, "Safety is not expensive, it is priceless," Portronics offers a high-tech fingerprint padlock- Bio-lock. With its new technology of IP66 weatherproofing, Bio-lock protects it from harsh weather, rainfall, and dust particles. Made with strong zinc alloy, Bio-lock weighs only 59 grams and is 6.2 x 3.5 x 1.6 cm in size. Topping the list of modern devices, Bio-lock comes with a magnificent 40-fingerprint configuration so that only authorized people can lock or unlock it w. You can perform locking-unlocking on Bio-lock more than 1500 times in a single charge lasting for nearly six months due to its strenuous 100mAh battery life.
AN ICING ON YOUR SELFIE CAMERA
In an era where Instagram and Snapchat have become irreplaceable parts of people’s lives, possessing a top-notch mobile camera with unique accessories gives you an edge over others. Portronics launched 13-gram selfie LED light called Cliky for intensifying external lighting while capturing your face. Built with lightweight ABS Plastic, Cliky consists of 3 different light-intensity adjustable-levels. Thanks to its long-lasting 90mAh battery, Cliky can be used for multiple tasks (other than clicking selfies) such as makeup, macro shooting, and Skype & WhatsApp video chats.
Another such tool to enhance your selfie clicking experience is Portronics’ Portable Selfie Stick called Groupy, which helps hold smartphones for capturing selfies and groupies of several people. Weighing just 130 grams with proportions of 45 x 35 x 180 mm, Groupy can be extended up to 30 inches as well as compressed down to 7 inches. It is one of the most hassle-free modern devices as it does not require any battery or app installation and works with iPhone, Android, and Windows devices.
FOR PUMPING YOUR PUNCTUALITY
Do you tend to leave the gas stove open or forget to turn off lights? Do you think about timing your exercise and practice meditation sessions? Are you the person who needs a constant reminder to perform some tasks? Portronics provides a one-shot solution to all of the problems mentioned above with its countdown timer cube- TimeOut, which you can flip upside down to start the timer. Both its variants: TimeOut (Max-7 minutes) and TimeOut (Max-60 minutes) are different only in terms of their countdown timer durations: 1, 3, 5, and 7 minutes for the former and 5, 15, 30, and 60 minutes for the latter. Otherwise, both are made of ABS plastic body and weigh about 47 grams with the dimensions of 6 x 6 x 6 cm. Both of them have three audio alarm levels: High, Medium, and Mute, as well as three in-built LED light options: High, Medium, and OFF.
FOR SUPERIOR AND SEAMLESS STREAMING
When we talk of daily purpose new technology, seamless streaming devices instantly pop up in our minds. Portronics’ Pandora media streaming device is a modern-day plug-n-play solution for transmitting the photos and videos on your smart phone or any other device to larger screens and projectors. Weighing 13.8 grams with dimensions of 34 x 58 x 9.2 mm, Pandora supports Miracast as well as DNLA. Using Pandora, you cannot only stream movies at home but also project your spreadsheets and PowerPoint presentations in your office.
SAY GOODBYE TO AGE-OLD DOOR KNOCKS
“The cutting-edge mBell,” replies Portronics.
The mBell is a smart mobile video doorbell that connects to your home’s 2.4GHz Wi-Fi network and has the new technology of IP67 water and dust resistance. mBell shows 720p HD video of the person at the door and records simultaneously thanks to its 8GB TF memory card. With the size of 7.5 X 15.5 X 3 cm and a weight of 228 grams, mBell tracks outdoor movement with its motion-detection sensor. Thanks to its easy-to-use mobile app, two-way audio, and in-built 4000mAh battery, you can ensure the safety of your family and house when you’re out.
BRING BACK YOUR VANISHED VALUABLES
What should one do if one loses track of some valuable stuff? One must use iTrack 1, a multi-purpose device for tech-savvy users who tend to lose their precious belongings. After connecting it with your smart phone, you can attach iTrack 1 to any of your valuable belonging, and if you misplace them, then after pressing a button in your phone's TRACKFAST app will start sending an audio signal from wherever it is located. Moreover, iTrack 1 also alerts you as soon as you move just 30 feet away from your phone. Weighing only 8 grams with 36 X 36 X 5.6 mm dimensions, iTrack 1also functions as a 10-meter long virtual selfie stick.
The previous and this year underwent massive and revolutionary changes in every sense of the word. As Plato once said, “Our need will be the real creator,” this era would be memorable as it would witness the transformation of consumer preferences, business models, and a wide range of innovative products of 2021.
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