Yoriko Takahashi

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Yoriko is an enditor and contributor for AkihabaraNews.

 

Microsoft Japan - Sculpt Ergonomic Mouse & Keyboard

 

Microsoft Japan is going to release an ergonomically-designed mouse called "Sculpt Ergonomic Mouse" and a set of the mouse and its companion keyboard "Sculpt Ergonomic Desktop" on September 6.

The keyboard's curved surface shape is very stylish and eases the twist of your wrists and arms and helps ease strain. The attached cushion palm rest is removable.

Sculpt Ergonomic Mouse - 5,985 yen
Mouse and Keyboad set - 13,440 yen

 

 

Ultraman 2013 Festival is now being held until Sep 1 in Ikebukuro

 

At Sunshine City in Ikebukuro, Tokyo, Ultraman 2013 Festival is now being held until September 1.

One of the event's main features is "Ultra Monster Park", which displays 1,348 monsters that appeared on the Ultraman series. Not only children but also adults can enjoy checking out shows at the stage, special guests, and buy some special products that are sold only at the event.

Advance ticket: Adult ¥1,600, Child ¥1,000
Door ticket: Adult ¥1,800, Child ¥1.200
 

JVC - 4 new models from the elegant headphone "esnsy" series

 

JVC Kenwood is going to release 4 kinds of headphones from their stereo headphone series "esnsy".

"esnsy" is JVC Kenwood's elegant-looking headphone brand that has been sold in Europe already.  Finally 4 models will be out in Japan:  Head band type "HA‐SR85S" and "HA‐SR75S", and inner ear sound-isolating type "HA‐FR65S" and "HA‐FX45S"

Sanwa Supply - USB hub that comes with both of USB3.0 and USB2.0 ports

 

Sanwa Supply is going to release the USB hub "USB-HAC401" in mid August. It has 1 USB3.0 port and 3 USB2.0 ports built-in.

Because the USB3.0 port is compatible with Super-Speed (5Gbps standard), even while a USB2.0 compliant device is connected to one of the USB2.0 ports, USB3.0 is still capable of running in Super-Speed mode.

Price: ¥2,289(including tax)
Color: Black, White
Power source: Bus power
Size: W95×D23×H16.4mm
Weight: 34g
Length of cable: 10cm

 

 

Motorola - Moto X

Google Inc. (GOOG)’s Motorola Mobility unit today announced a flagship Moto X smartphone with customizable colors, in an effort to revive the business after falling behind Apple Inc. (AAPL) and Samsung Electronics Co.

Epson - Endeavor NJ5900E - 15.6 inch Full HD notebook PC

Epson is going to release their new high-spec notebook PC "Endeavor NJ5900E" with non-glare 15.6 inch full HD display (1920x1080) in early August. It's a successor model to the "Endeavor NJ5700E".

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