Xiaomi launches new Mi Ecosystem smart appliances with a rice cooker


As smartphone markets become more mature around the world, even in places like China that lagged for a while, manufacturers are looking for new places to apply their technological know-how to continue to generate profits. One area that is ripe for growth is in home automation, which is why Xiaomi is ready to jump on that bandwagon with their new Mi Ecosystem sub-brand. Leading things off is an interesting choice, a pressure rice cooker.

[Deal] Save on these Tronsmart chargers with Quick Charge 2.0


Many devices released in 2015 and 2016 ship with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 technology that enables faster charging. The chargers needed to unlock this benefit, though, can get pricey. But right now on Amazon, Tronsmart is hosting a sale on three of its Quick Charge 2.0-ready accessories. Tronsmart has a wall charger, car charger, and charging station available with sizable discounts. And all you’ll need to do is enter promotional codes that the company sent us.

[Deal] Aukey’s Quick Charge 2.0 and 3.0 products are discounted with these codes


Through early next week, Aukey is hosting a sale on select products that are backed by Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 and 3.0 technologies. The sales includes a desktop charging station, an external battery, a car charger, and a wall charger. But you’ll need promotional codes, which you can get from Talk Android, to save money and get and of these commendable power accessories.

Hit the break to see what’s discounted.

LG 360 VR and LG 360 Cam up for pre-order at B&H Photo


As LG suddenly starts lurching forward with the release of their latest line of flagship devices that were announced at MWC 2016, like the LG G5 that is now dropping on April 1st, some other hardware is also starting to surface for buyers to place pre-orders. The latest to join the field are the LG 360 VR virtual reality headset and the LG 360 Cam spherical camera device that are now listed on the B&H Photo site.

[Deal] Save on two Aukey external batteries with these promo codes


Starting today, saving money on solid external batteries from the reputable Aukey is as easy as entering a promotional code. The accessory maker $2-$8 off of two external batteries that are each rated with 4.5 stars on Amazon. While one is slim and compact, Aukey’s bigger external battery supports Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 technology. Regardless of which you choose, you’re getting portable power that can be used anywhere to charge devices.