Microsoft introduces standalone Modern Keyboard with fingerprint ID

Microsoft modern keyboard1 Microsoft has unveiled two new products – Modern Keyboard and Modern Mouse. The Modern Keyboard comes with a fingerprint ID that is built right into the keyboard, similar to Apple’s offering on the Macbook Pro. It had chiclet style keys, grey finish and looks similar to the Surface Keyboard .

The fingerprint sensor located between the Alt and Ctrl keys. Microsoft also offers Windows Hello tool which allows users to log in with facial, iris, or fingerprint recognition. The keyboard is made of a thin aluminium frame and weighs 413.5 grams. It uses a rechargeable battery and is compatible with Windows 8-10, Windows 10 Phone, Android and macOS, as long as the device supports Bluetooth 4.0 or higher. Microsoft claims up to 4 months of battery life on full charge. The Modern keyboard will be available shortly, priced at $129.99. In addition to the Modern Keyboard,

Microsoft has also announced Modern Mouse that supports Bluetooth 4.0 and claims to offer”exceptional precision”. The Modern Mouse will retail for $49.99.


Sansui Horizon 2 with 5-inch HD display, Android 7.0, 4G VoLTE launched for Rs. 4999


Sansui Horizon 2

After Horizon 1, Sansui has launched another budget budget 4G smartphone with VoLTE support dubbed as Horizon 2. It has a 5-inch HD display, is powered by a quad-core MediaTek processor, runs on Android 7.0 (Nougat), has a 8-megapixel rear camera with dual-tone LED flash and a 5-megapixel front-facing camera that also has LED flash.

Sansui Horizon 2

Sansui Horizon 2 specifications

  • 5-inch (1280 x 720 pixels) HD IPS display
  • 1.25 GHz Quad-core MediaTek MT6737VW processor with Mali-T720 GPU
  • 2GB RAM, 16GB internal storage, expandable memory up to 64GB with microSD
  • Android 7.0 (Nougat)
  • Dual SIM
  • 8MP rear camera with dual-tone LED Flash
  • 5MP front-facing camera with LED flash
  • 3.5mm audio jack, FM Radio
  • Dimensions:74.7×146.8×9.15mm
  • 4G VoLTE, WiFi 802.11 b/g/n, Bluetooth 4.0, GPS
  • 2450mAh battery

The Sansui Horizon 2 comes in Silver Grey and Rose Gold colors and is priced at Rs. 4,999 and is available exclusively from Flipkart.