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...
Review: The Unrealised Potential of the LG 47LB730V TelevisionPierre-Jean Alzieu - TVs - 18/08/14 14:20
The LB730V is part of LG's premium Full HD range for 2014. It is equipped with Full LED backlighting with micro-dimming, which should optimise the contrast of the IPS panel. As well as that, there's an array...
This Week's Reviews: NX Mini, Galaxy Tab S, Asus Swift PG278Q...Hugh Ehreth - Gaming & More - 18/08/14 11:08
We have some serious gear in store this week: the Asus RoG Swift PG278Q, the Samsung NX Mini, the Galaxy Tab S 10.1, the Sony Xperia M2 and more... Scroll...
Review: Asus RoG Swift PG278Q, a 27" QHD Gaming Monitor with Narrow BezelValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 18/08/14 09:10
We've been talking about G-SYNC since the end of 2013. It was both announced and unveiled in October, details being given on an Asus monitor specially modified for the occasion. Since then, the Nvidia technology has been...
Review: Zotac Zbox EN760 Epic Gaming, a Mini PC for GamersBénigne Millière - Desktops - 15/08/14 14:10
The Zotac Zbox EN760 isn't your average mini PC. No, sir. This one is aimed at gamers. That means powerful, heat-generating components (processor, graphics card etc.), which you wouldn't think suitable for the small compact body of...
Review: Sony BDP-S1200 Blu-ray PlayerBénigne Millière - Blu-ray Players - 15/08/14 09:10
The Sony BDP-S1200 Blu-ray player is designed to replace the BDP-S110. Like its predecessor, this model is a compact device, but it doesn't bring much in the way of new features. There's still no 3D support for...
Samsung Officially Announces the Galaxy AlphaJohann Breton - Mobiles & Smartphones - 14/08/14 15:15
We thought we'd have to wait until IFA, but Samsung has unveiled three weeks early what some were citing as the new top-end model from the Korean manufacturer: the Galaxy...
Review: Nokia Lumia 930, The New Star of the Windows Phones?Florence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 14/08/14 14:37
After launching the Nokia X and XL, and then bolstering its entry-level catalogue with the 3G/dual-SIM Lumia 630 and 4G Lumia 635, Nokia (or should we say, Microsoft Mobile Devices) has brought its high-end offer up to...
Review: Samsung Galaxy K Zoom, Better All RoundSofian Nouira - Mobiles & Smartphones - 14/08/14 09:10
The Galaxy K Zoom is another of Samsung's attempts to create the perfect smartphone/camera hybrid. Despite choosing not to take the family name (and become the Galaxy S5 Zoom), this latest incarnation can't escape the fact that...
The Feature Phone Lives On Under Microsoft: Nokia 130 ReleasedJohann Breton - Misc. - 13/08/14 15:15
We all thought, following its takeover of Nokia and the subsequent dropping of the Asha and Nokia X lines, that Microsoft would quickly put an end to anything that wasn't...
Review: SanDisk Extreme Pro 480 GB—Ultra-Fast SSD with 10-Year WarrantyRégis Jehl - SSD - 13/08/14 11:23
The Extreme Pro is a solid-state drive with its sights unabashedly set on the high end of SSD performance. Only, SanDisk has understood that speed alone is no longer enough to reach those heights and has therefore...
Intel Tells All About Broadwell-Y Core M Tablet ProcessorsRégis Jehl - CPUs - 13/08/14 10:15
Eager to make its home in your mobile device, at the end of the year Intel will be releasing new processors designed for tablets and low-consumption tablet-laptops, effectively inaugurating its...
Nokia Lumia 730 Spotted OnlineAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 12/08/14 15:18
With IFA fast approaching, the number of leaks concerning new handsets is on the up. Following Samsung and Sony, Nokia is now bearing the brunt of media attention after images...
Review: Kodak Pixpro AZ651, the First (and Possibly Last) 65x Bridge CameraBruno Labarbere - Digital Cameras - 12/08/14 11:12
Set on taking advantage of Asia Optical's expertise in lens technology, Kodak has dove head-first into the race for who will have the bridge camera with the biggest zoom. Apparently, the PixPro AstroZoom AZ521's 50x zoom from...
Celkon Campus A35K: Smartphone Runs KitKat with Just 256 MB of RAMAxel Mendy - Mobiles & Smartphones - 12/08/14 09:36
Indian mobile brand, Celkon, has announced the Campus A35K, a smartphone that uses just 256 MB of RAM to run Android KitKat, even though, until now, 512 MB has been...
Google Maps Takes a Detour to Mars and the MoonJohann Breton - Trends on the Web - 11/08/14 15:18
Google has this week added to its mapping services with a couple of new and very exotic destinations: the Moon and Mars, which you can now visit on Google Maps....
Review: LG 34UM95 Monitor, 21:9 Format and Great ResolutionValentin Lormeau - LCD Monitors - 11/08/14 14:11
The 21:9 aspect ratio is a great way of getting enough desktop space without having to go down the dual monitor route. Not only that, but it's also perfect for watching any CinemaScope format films, even if...
This Week's Reviews: Galaxy K Zoom, Kodak AZ651, Sony VPL-HW40ES...Hugh Ehreth - Gaming & More - 11/08/14 10:21
We're reviewing some cool gadgets this week! On the roster are the Sony VPL-HW40ES video projector, the Kodak AZ651 bridge camera, the Samsung Galaxy K Zoom, and more... Scroll down...
Review: Sony VPL-HW40ES—Lower Price, Same Great Picture QualityPierre-Jean Alzieu - Video Projectors - 11/08/14 09:10
Sony recently unveiled the successor to the VPL-HW30ES (awarded five stars), named the VPL-HW40ES. Released with an RRP of £1,900, the latest model may be more affordable than its predecessor, but the lower price certainly isn't due...
Sony S9000B: a Curved UHD TV with Triluminos and 4K X-Reality PROPierre-Jean Alzieu - TVs - 08/08/14 15:10
Sony clearly doesn't plan on giving Samsung and its HU8200 and HU8500 free rein over the curved UHD television market. The Japanese manufacturer has itself now unveiled a curved model:...
Review: MSI GS60 Ghost Pro—a 15.6" Slimline Gaming NotebookBénigne Millière - Laptops - 08/08/14 14:15
MSI is one of the few manufacturers to offer a big range of gaming laptops, and today we're reviewing its GS60 Ghost Pro. It's built around a slim 15.6" frame, unlike the beefcakes that usually occupy the...
Philips PUS6809: Entry-Level Ultra HD/Edge LED TV RangePierre-Jean Alzieu - TVs - 08/08/14 10:14
With IFA 2014 on the horizon, Philips has released a new set of Ultra HD TVs. The 6800 Series comes in three sizes: 40" (40PUS6809), 50" (50PUS6809) and 58" (58PUS6809)....
Review: ViewSonic PJD8653ws Short-Throw ProjectorPierre-Jean Alzieu - Video Projectors - 08/08/14 09:05
The ViewSonic PJD8653ws is a HD projector (1280 x 800 pixels) with an ultra-short throw distance. In other words, it projects large, widescreen images at just a short distance from the projection screen or wall. ViewSonic promises contrast at...
Samsung Galaxy Note 4: An Earlier Launch Date?Florence Legrand - Mobiles & Smartphones - 07/08/14 15:30
Unsurprisingly, Samsung looks set to unveil the new Galaxy Note during the lead up to IFA, on 3 September. The latest version of this Galaxy-range phablet should have a 5.7"...
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