Intel announced the new Intel RealSense Depth Camera SR305 today. The depth-sensing camera uses coded light to measure the depth of objects. The camera is available for preorder for $79.

The SR305 camera projects multiple coded light patterns onto surfaces to improve its accuracy of an object. Its aimed at beginners to depth technology and programmers and developers just “getting [their] feet wet” according to Intel. It is optimized for use between 0.2-1.5 meters. The camera provides a 640×480 depth resolution at 60 frames per second.

The SR305 runs the open-source Intel REalSense SDK 2.0. Face analytics and tracking, scanning and mapping, scene segmentation, hand and finger tracking, and augmented reality are all available on the camera through apps.

Portable (and affordable) power accessories we love

Each and every one of these charging gadgets will keep your favorite gear and gadgets going for longer, and none of them costs more than $30.



VisionTek 8,000 mAh micro-USB power bank ($13 at Dell)

This compact dual-output powerbank can speedily recharge any and all your devices, thanks to a two-amp “fast charge feature,” using its micro-USB out port. Its simple design includes an LED indicator, and it costs about as much as a single ticket to the movies.



Panasonic eneloop AA batteries (From $13 at Dell)

Panasonic’s rechargeable batteries are among the best available, and just a couple of them will keep your favorite remote, mice or other peripherals powered up when you need them. They’re also eco. And the company’s affordable charger fits and charges both AA and AAA batteries at the same time.



Belkin Qi Wireless Charging Pad ($30 at Dell)

This unobtrusive Qi wireless charging pad looks good (and kind of like a UFO …) and easily charges all your Qi-compatible device up to 5W. Its LED indicator lights up when you’re charging. And it costs just $30.

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Latest And Best Prime Day Deals

It might be Prime Day, but this Instant Pot deal is available to everyone
It might be Prime Day, but this Instant Pot deal is available to everyone
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This 3-quart multi-cooker is perfect for smaller households or serving sizes, and today’s deal beats the others we’ve seen.

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Unlock voice control with Echo device deals and $5 Amazon smart plugs
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Amazon’s Smart Plug lets you start voice controlling anything plugged into it by asking an Alexa-compatible device, and today’s deal lets you snag one for only $5 with purchase of select Echo devices.

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Be more productive with a year of Office 365 Home and a free $50 Amazon gift card
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The subscription works with up to six people, but that card can be all yours.

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Amazon's Fire TV Cube is down to just $70 thanks to this Prime Day deal
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The Ring Alarm security system is reaching new low prices for Prime Day
The Ring Alarm security system is reaching new low prices for Prime Day
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Various configurations of the Ring Alarm are discounted to their best prices yet exclusively for Prime members at Amazon through Tuesday night to help keep your home secure.

The Sonos Beam Prime Day deal includes a $40 discount and 2 $50 Amazon gift cards
The Sonos Beam Prime Day deal includes a $40 discount and 2 $50 Amazon gift cards
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That’s just so much savings in one deal. You’ll have to wait for the physical gift cards, but that’s basically $100 to spend however you want.

Prime Day dropped this PlayStation 4 console bundle to just $250
Prime Day dropped this PlayStation 4 console bundle to just $250
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This deal on the PlayStation 4 Slim console saves you $50 off its regular price while also including Marvel’s Spider-Man and Horizon Zero Dawn Complete Edition for free. You’ll just need an Amazon Prime membership to snag it.

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