Stuff Picks: The affordable WeLoop Now 2 Smart Band

After the jump, a bargain gaming monitor, something alien and a Moto mid-ranger

Olike WeLoop Now 2 Smart Band (RM199) 

New Year’s Resolutions coming along alright? Nothing a smart band can’t handle.

For just under RM200, pre-order the Now 2 and get a smartband that tracks your steps, sleeping habits, burned calories and distance travelled. The OLED touch screen displays your calls, text and calendar notifications. The Now 2 can also withstand drops from 2 metres high and be submerged underwater up to 30 metres. With a battery life of up to 14 days on a single charge, this nifty smartband is perfect for the thrifty.

Preorder the smartband from Satu Gadget or Direct D.

Acer XF240H Monitor (RM1199)

Measuring in at 24 inches with Full HD resolution and a 16:9 aspect ratio, the XR240H Monitor is an affordable option to be part of an entry level gaming rig.

The monitor eliminates screen tearing which makes for smooth gaming by synchronising the frames per second that GPU renders. It’s not all fun and games with the XF240H Monitorthough. Users who prefer seeing all documents side by side can do just that with this monitor. Add to that the ergonomic stand which allows for adjustments in height, swivel, tilt and pivot adjustments, gaming and working on your rig will be more comfortable.

The Acer XF240H is available at all authorised Acer resellers nationwide.