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CE Today 8/11/23: News from TCL, Otterbox, & Leica Camera AG

CE Today 8/11/23

Explore the latest trends and news in the CE (Consumer Electronics) Space. Stay tuned daily for more updates. 

Introducing the TCL 40 SE

Image courtesy of TCL 40 SE

TCL has introduced its cutting-edge smartphone, the TCL 40 SE, in Brazil. Set to be available for purchase during the upcoming autumn season, the TCL 40 SE smartphone is designed to provide an unparalleled visual experience with its impressive display and substantial memory capacity. With a generous internal storage of 256GB expandable to 1TB, it is ideal for storing cherished memories and multimedia content.

The smartphone also features an innovative RAM Expansion feature, potentially boosting the RAM to 12GB for enhanced app performance. Boasting a robust 5010mAh battery with smart charging, the device ensures prolonged usage without the need for frequent recharging. The smartphone showcases a captivating 6.75-inch HD+ display with a 90Hz refresh rate and a remarkable 90% screen-to-body ratio, making it perfect for enjoying cinematic moments, especially during sports events like the Copa Libertadores. The TCL 40 SE’s 50MP AI-powered triple-camera system enhances photography capabilities, including low light photography and AI Scene Detection. Additionally, the smartphone’s sleek and stylish design, available in Twilight Purple and Dark Grey, is both visually appealing and lightweight.

As the official sponsor of the men’s Copa Libertadores 2023-2026, TCL aims to provide Brazilian fans with top-notch technology. The TCL 40 SE smartphone is scheduled to be released on August 11, 2023, with a retail price of R$ 1499.

OtterBox Launches Lumen Series: Stylish Protection for MacBook Air

Image courtesy of Otterbox

Introducing the all-new Lumen Series by OtterBox, a sophisticated and vibrant line of MacBook Air cases that combine trusted protection with personal style. Designed to perfectly fit the 13-inch MacBook Air with M2, the Lumen Series offers military standard drop protection and defense against scratches, all while maintaining open access to ports and vents for easy connectivity and airflow.

With a sleek profile and bold color choices including black, blue, purple, and clear, the Lumen Series embodies professionalism and individuality, making it suitable for various settings from classrooms to boardrooms. This ultra-slim, lightweight cover features grippy edges, a resilient bumper for impact absorption, and non-slip feet for stability on surfaces. Additionally, it is crafted from 80% recycled material, highlighting OtterBox’s commitment to sustainability.

Leica Introduces New Soft Bundle Kits for SL2 Camera

Image courtesy of Leica Camera AG: The Silver Anodized Leica SL2

Leica Camera AG unveils two new soft bundle kits for the Leica SL2, providing enthusiasts with versatile creative options. The Leica SL2 Silver Bundle offers a choice between the Summicron-SL 35mm f/2 ASPH and the Summicron-SL 50mm f/2 ASPH prime lenses, perfectly complementing the silver Leica SL2 camera.

These bundles join the existing options, which include the Leica Noctilux-M 50 f/1.2 ASPH. Black Anodized lens and the Leica Vario-Elmarit-SL 24-70 f/2.8 ASPH. lens bundles. Priced at $7,895 USD, the Leica SL2 Silver Bundle with Summicron-SL 35mm f/2 ASPH, and at $7,595 USD, the Leica SL2 Silver Bundle with Summicron-SL 50mm f/2 ASPH offer customers substantial savings of $1,295 USD when compared to separate body and lens purchases. These bundles are available through authorized US retailers and the Leica Online Store, further enriching the Leica SL2 photography experience for enthusiasts.