As 2016 has come and gone, we saw many tech systems that were introduced to the tech world. But 2017 is all new game, some say 2017 is a ‘game changer’ which is true especially when it comes to technology.
Technology is an ever growing and developing system as we now live in a world of tech gadget. There are quiet a number of new gadget to watch out for in 2017, with a good number of cool new products. These are not the total number of gadgets to expect in 2017, but we think these once are what technology to watch out for.
What technology to watch out for
The Samsung Galaxy S8
The Galaxy S8 is set to be launch in the spring of 2017, the news comes in time after the Galaxy Note 7 scandal which Samsung hopes to use the new Galaxy S8 as a comeback tool to win back the hearts of its millions of dedicated customers. Experts predict the Galaxy S8 will be packed with one of the coolest features ever, while Samsung says the Galaxy S8 will include a new digital assistant powered by Viv.
We are still yet to gather more informations, but we know that the digital assistant powered by Viv is the artificial intelligence startup which Samsung bought in early 2016, While Viv was created/founded by the group that built Siri.
Foldable Samsung Phone
The concept of a foldable phone was first introduced in 2013, and the first prototype was first revealed in 2014. For years the concept has been in place, but 2017 seems to be the year when we will lay our hands on the phone. After Samsung recently filed a patent for a foldable phone, there has been speculation that the phone will hit the shelf sooner that we thought.
According to Mark Gurman of Bloomberg, Apple will tune up its fleet of iPads in the spring 0f 2017. Some of the new features/models will include an add up to Apple Pencil stylus and also a newer screen sizes and also a focus on the Pro line.
Report has it that there will be a major upgrade with iPhone, with the iPhone 8 set to be designed with all-glass with an organic LED display to produce great images. The new iPhone 8 design will have no Home Button and a new screen sizes with many more amazing features. Also, 2017 is the year Apple will mark its 10years, so we expect Apple to be all out to make it a great birthday.
Google Pixel Phone
In 2016, Google introduced the Pixel phone, its first phone. There are still no report of a new hardware, but with the massive growth in Google tech ambition, one should expect a new Pixel phone from Google in the fall of 2017 as Google has set it’s eyes on having a share in the tech market.
According to Android Police, A new Google laptop with a new version of Android. There are plans by Google to overhaul the Chrome and Android operating systems. The new Andromeda OS will power a new generation of laptop built by Google. The launch of the new Google laptop is expected in the fall of 2017, these is part of Googles’s vision in the Chromebooks future. This will serve as a tablet and a normal laptop with a more lasting power.
Google is expected to launch its own watch in 2017, this is an opportunity for Google to expand its interest into the wearable technology which was recently dominated by Apple watch. These two Android wear smartwatches could be called ‘Angelfish and Swordfish’.
Microsoft Surface Pro
In 2016, there was no new Microsoft Surface Pro since the Surface Pro was introduced. So we expect a new upgrade to the Microsoft Surface Pro in 2017 which is now long overdue. We are all on the look out to know what to expect from the tech giant.
Windows 10 Virtual Reality Headset
The new virtual reality headset that works with windows 10 to be introduced early this year. The new windows 10 virtual reality headset will let anyone use a VR headset with their PC. The headset will come from different companies like Asus, Lenovo and Dell. The new virtual reality headset will come much cheaper than the Oculus Rift.
The new fitbit fitness tracker which will be launch in 2017 will have a complete new features as the company said it is exploring new form factors for its products. Fitbits always launches new fitness tracker every year, but with the company’s recent statement, it sounds like there is more to expect from its 2017 fitbit fitness tracker or we should expect the company to go beyond just a fitness tracker into something else.
Nintendo fans are set for March 2017 which will be the launch month. The new Nintendo Switch gaming console that works on televisions and doubles also as a portable systems. Some of the news features include a Tv Mode, Tabletop Mode and Handheld Mode. The design is meant to fit in to any situations you find yourself, and the home console can be adjusted to fit in your current situation and allow to play your favourite games anywhere, anytime and anyday.
Xbox Project Scorpio
Microsoft is launching its most powerful console ever, it features a 6 Teraflops of graphical processing power, True 4K gaming and compatibility with Xbox one games and accessories, 320GB/s Memory bandwidth and 8 CPU Cores. Also comes in a virtual reality headsets like the Oculus Rift, and will be aimed at gamers seeking for a value performance.
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