Hands-On with the Samsung Galaxy AlphaAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 01/09/14 15:17
Samsung has made a radical change with the Galaxy Alpha: the design includes the use of aluminium. But will this phone impress with its departure from the Samsung norm? We...
Review: The 32" Acer B326HUL Monitor with QHD ResolutionValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 01/09/14 14:20
Until now, the BenQ BL3200PT was the only 32" QHD monitor on the market, but now it has a rival: the Acer B326HUL. It's certainly a worthy competitor. The 24" AOC i2473Pwy (left) and the 32" Acer...
Review: Panasonic TX-42AS500E, an Entry-Level TV But Offering Connected ServicesBénigne Millière - TVs - 01/09/14 09:20
We've been back to Boulanger, our local electrical shop, to review the 42" Panasonic TX-42AS500, an entry-level smart TV. As usual, we'd like to thank all those at Boulanger for their warm welcome. Just like other entry-level...
HTC Announces the Desire 510, Powered by a Snapdragon 410Johann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 29/08/14 15:16
HTC is continuing its quest to regain control of the entry and mid-range. Having recently unveiled the Desire 310, Desire 516 and Desire 616, the Taiwanese manufacturer has now announced...
Review: Microsoft Surface Pro 3—It's Gained a Few InchesRémi Jacquet - Laptops - 29/08/14 14:20
After an unconvincing first iteration and a second that still had some faults, Microsoft has had another go at the Surface Pro. This third version has some welcome improvements, including a large 12" screen with 2160 x...
Review: Samsung 850 Pro Series (512 GB), Quickest SSD in the LandRégis Jehl - SSD - 29/08/14 08:58
The Samsung 850 Pro takes off where the outstanding 840 Pro left off. This faster series of solid-state drives introduces Samsung's 3D V-NAND architecture, which is unique in that it stacks the memory cells on top of...
The Galaxy Alpha Won't Be Turning Up AloneAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 28/08/14 15:18
Now that the much-talked-about Galaxy Alpha has been officially announced, Samsung is thinking on a grander scale. According to the well-informed SamMobile, there will be three versions of the Galaxy...
Review: Acer Liquid E3, a Somewhat Unconvincing Attempt to Go UpmarketAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 28/08/14 09:10
Well known for its monitors and computers, Acer isn't held in quite the same regard for its phones. Nevertheless, that hasn't stopped the Taiwanese manufacturer from developing its range, model after model. Now it's the turn of...
LG Begins Taking Korean Pre-orders for OLED UHD/4K TelevisionsPierre-Jean Alzieu - TVs - 27/08/14 15:18
Just one week before the start of IFA, LG has begun taking Korean pre-orders for its new OLED UHD/4K televisions: the 65EC970V and the 77EC980V. Announced at CES, these new...
Review: Canon Pixma MG3550, Wi-Fi & Duplex for a Friendly PriceMarine Goy / Rémi Jacquet - Printers - 27/08/14 11:13
Canon sure knows how to whet an appetite. For some £50, you get to print, copy and scan, and enjoy Wi-Fi, automatic duplex and enough versatility for text documents and photos alike! The Pixma MG3350 is designed...
Review: Sony FDR-AX100, an Expert CamcorderRenaud Labracherie - Camcorders - 26/08/14 14:20
The 1" sensor that we've seen in its cameras (RX100, RX100 Mark II and III) for some time has at last made it into Sony's camcorders (HDR-XC900 and FDR-AX100), although it has lost a few pixels in...
Pictures of Sony's Xperia Z3 Tablet CompactAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 26/08/14 13:10
On its Facebook page, Sony has given a brief glimpse of its next tablet. The Xperia Z3 Tablet Compact will be waterproof and measure 8". It will likely incorporate a...
Review: Nikon Coolpix AW120, Tough Compact With a 5x Zoom and Wider ApertureBruno Labarbere / Céline Nebor - Digital Cameras - 26/08/14 11:26
The Coolpix AW120 is the third tough compact to hail from Nikon's AW series. It reprises many of the specs from its predecessor, the Coolpix AW110: same 16-Megapixel BSI CMOS sensor, same chassis, same waterproofing for up...
Review: The 24" AOC i2473Pwy with Onkyo SpeakersValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 25/08/14 14:20
Screens' built-in speakers often spark complaints from users; lacking power or fidelity, they generally offer mediocre sound quality and are merely there to bulk out the monitor's spec sheet. This is exactly the problem that AOC is...
This Week's Reviews: Surface Pro 3, Acer Liquid E3, Sony FDR-AX100...Hugh Ehreth - Gaming & More - 25/08/14 11:29
Here's the dope for this week: we're reviewing the Microsoft Surface Pro 3, the Sony FDR-AX100 camcorder, the Acer Liquid E3 smartphone, and many more... Scroll down for the full...
Review: Samsung UE32H5500, Good Smart TV for Buyers on a BudgetPierre-Jean Alzieu - TVs - 25/08/14 09:07
Back at Boulanger Aubervilliers (who we would like to thank for allowing us to do this review), we crossed paths with the Samsung H5500 entry-level TV set, the follow-up to last year's F5500 series, and decided to...
Review: Samsung UE40H5500, Good Smart TV for Buyers on a BudgetPierre-Jean Alzieu - TVs - 25/08/14 09:07
Review: Samsung UE48H5500, Good Smart TV for Buyers on a BudgetPierre-Jean Alzieu - TVs - 25/08/14 09:07
Review: HP Pavilion x360, an 11.6" Hybrid with Intel Celeron ProcessorBénigne Millière - Laptops - 22/08/14 14:30
The Pavilion x360 is a small 11.6" hybrid from HP. It's in direct competition with the Acer Switch 10 and the Lenovo Miix 2, adopting a similar configuration with mobile processor and different usage modes (laptop, tent,...
Bose CloudLink: New Portable Speaker in the WorksBenoît Campion - Portable Speakers - 22/08/14 11:26
Designer Jingwei Dang is reportedly working on a project with Bose to develop a new brand of portable speaker called the CloudLink that's capable of playing users' cloud-stored music via...
Review: SteelSeries Rival Optical Gaming MouseValentin Lormeau - Computer Mice - 22/08/14 09:07
The SteelSeries Rival sees the optical sensor return to the gaming mouse market after being shunned for the last few years in favour of laser sensor technology. With a design inspired by the firm's Ikari model, the...
Google Plans to Offer Its Services to Under ThirteensJohann Breton - Trends on the Web - 21/08/14 15:30
Relayed by the Wall Street Journal, The Information recently reported that Google is planning to offer dedicated accounts for children under the age of 13, who currently do not have access to the...
Review: Sony Xperia M2, a Small-Price Phone From a Big-Name BrandSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 21/08/14 13:47
Of all the mobile brands, Sony is certainly the one that knows its alphabet the best. Ever since the Xperia S was announced in 2012, the Japanese electronics giant has released smartphone after smartphone with the title...
Review: Samsung Galaxy Tab S 10.5", the Triumphant Return of AMOLEDRomain Thuret - Tablets - 21/08/14 09:15
At the rate Samsung is going, you'd nearly think the Korean manufacturer were unveiling one new range every month. And all the action is taking place in the premium tablet sector, which includes the Galaxy Tab Pros...
LG Announces a 34" 21:9 Monitor with Curved Screen: the 34UC97Valentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 20/08/14 15:00
The 34UM95 may already have been an excellent work monitor with its 34" screen and 21:9 aspect ratio, but that hasn't stopped LG from working on it to produce a...
Review: AMD Radeon R7 (240 GB) Dual-Speed SSDRégis Jehl - SSD - 20/08/14 11:11
The Radeon R7 is the fruit of a collaboration between AMD and OCZ. Now a subsidiary of Toshiba, OCZ designed the R7 for AMD, which has now moved on from RAM to the solid-state drive business. Build...
LG G Pad 8.0: 4G Version AnnouncedRomain Thuret - Tablets - 19/08/14 15:20
While we're still waiting for the new range of G Pad tablets (3 different sizes) to hit the market, LG recently announced the launch of a 4G version of the...
Review: Samsung NX Mini, When Thin Isn't GoodBruno Labarbere - Digital Cameras - 19/08/14 11:21
The list of cameras that have a 1" sensor has been growing day by day. Introduced in late 2011 with the Nikon 1 mirrorless interchangeable-lens cameras (specifically, the Nikon 1 V1), the 1" sensor format grew into...
Sony Announces Alpha 5100Bruno Labarbere - Digital Cameras - 19/08/14 10:51
After persistent rumours, Sony has updated its entry-level mirrorless compact ahead of schedule. With a body inspired by the Alpha 5000, which is effectively taking its final curtsey after barely...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4: Specs LeakedAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 18/08/14 15:20
While its launch is keenly anticipated at IFA in Germany, the Galaxy Note 4 has made an unexpected appearance in Indonesia. An online retailer recently published the spec sheet of...
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