Nikon 16-80mm f/2.8-4 VR: an Expert Transtandard for DX Models- Lenses - 03/07/2015 11:12 July 3, 2015
Stabilized and optimized for APS-C
Nikon has just unveiled a new high-end lens for its DX-format cameras. Stabilized and designed to be used with APS-C sensors, the new 16-80mm transtandard is the smallest zoom lens...
Meizu Unveils the MX5: 5.5" FHD, Octa-Core SoC, 3 GB of RAM, 20.7 Mpx- Mobiles & Smartphones - 02/07/2015 15:02 July 2, 2015
A handset with a dreamy spec sheet
Chinese manufacturer Meizu has just unveiled its latest premium smartphone, the MX5. As usual, the spec sheet is pretty exciting: a powerful SoC, a 20.7 Mpx camera and a 3150 mAh battery. The...
Bowers & Wilkins Releases its First Wireless Headphones: P5 Wireless- Headphones - 02/07/2015 11:39 July 2, 2015
The P5 Series 2, emancipated
Illustrious British Hi-Fi brand, Bowers & Wilkins, has introduced its first Bluetooth headphones. Instead of launching an all-new model, it's decided to make them a wireless version...
Huawei Honor 7: 5.2", Full HD, 20 Mpx Camera and a Fingerprint Sensor- Mobiles & Smartphones - 01/07/2015 15:56 July 1, 2015
A tempting offer
As per its announcement, Huawei showcased its much-awaited Honor 7 yesterday. It's a pretty stylish handset with a faultless spec sheet. The first thing you...
Firmware 4.00 for the Fujifilm X-T1 Now Available- Digital Cameras - 30/06/2015 14:27 June 30, 2015
A faster, better and more precise AF system
As we told you back in May, Fujifilm has been hard at work on 4.00-version firmware for its X-T1s (available in Black and Graphite Silver). The update mainly targets the autofocus and...
iPhone 6s: Production Underway- Mobiles & Smartphones - 30/06/2015 12:04 June 30, 2015
Warehouses to be filled before September
The iPhone 6s might not be the subject of as many rumors as its numerous predecessors have been, but Bloomberg confirms that the terminal is indeed already in production. This is mainly...
Samsung Launches Two New FreeSync Monitors- LCD Monitors - 29/06/2015 15:13 June 29, 2015
24" or 28" of Ultra HD
Samsung is launching two FreeSync monitors to tie in with the release of the 'new' AMD GPUs. The manufacturer has chosen Ultra HD (3840 x 2160 px) resolution for this range—a strange...
This Week's Reviews: LG 55EG960V, Lumix G7, Galaxy Grand Prime...- Gaming & More - 29/06/2015 11:02 June 29, 2015
The week ahead on DigitalVersus
We've got another seven-day DigitalVersus extravaganza coming up, and boy is it a good one. We'll be kicking things off with a review of the LG 55EG960V TV before taking a look at such...
OnePlus Two: Official Virtual Reality Launch on 27 July- Mobiles & Smartphones - 26/06/2015 15:19 June 26, 2015
And the OnePlus Cardboard will be out soon too
OnePlus has revealed that its new top-of-the-range smartphone, the OnePlus Two, will be duly unveiled in just a few weeks' time, and that the whole event will be broadcast... in virtual...
A BlackBerry Running In Android? CEO Confirms It's A Possibility- Mobiles & Smartphones - 25/06/2015 13:30 June 25, 2015
It's about time
BlackBerry's CEO has revealed his company would have no hesitation in building an Android smartphone, if it could ensure total security. Earlier this...
OnePlus Two: USB Type-C Confirmed by Manufacturer- Mobiles & Smartphones - 24/06/2015 15:09 June 24, 2015
A OnePlus first... well, almost
Having already revealed what SoC the upcoming OnePlus 2 smartphone will have, its manufacturer now tells us about a second interesting feature. In a first for a flagship, there'll be...
Sony A6000/A7/A7S/A7R: Firmware 2.00 For Faster Start-Ups- Cameras - 23/06/2015 12:09 June 23, 2015
And the addition of XAVC-S for the Alpha 6000
New firmware is now available to download on the Sony website for the Alpha 6000, Alpha 7, Alpha 7R and Alpha 7S. This will give you shorter start-up times, the Achilles' heal...
Sound Blaster FRee: A Waterproof Portable Speaker / Sound Card Combo- Portable Speakers - 22/06/2015 15:28 June 22, 2015
Take it with you anywhere... well, almost
It never rains but it pours. Not only does the Creative Sound Blaster FRee let you shower to music and rap along with Biggie for ten hours straight, it also gives you punchy bass thanks...
This Week's Reviews: HTC Desire 820, Xperia Z4 Tablet, Nikon P900...- Gaming & More - 22/06/2015 14:31 June 22, 2015
The week ahead on DigitalVersus
Great news this week - not only do we have some great reviews in store, but we'll also be publishing on weekends from now on, so now you can get your DigitalVersus fix 7 days a week!...
Nokia Confirms its Comeback to the Smartphone Market- Mobile Devices - 19/06/2015 17:17 June 19, 2015
But not as a manufacturer
Around two months back, a rumour began circulating that Nokia would be returning to the smartphone market in 2016. The firm roundly denied any immediate comeback, but left the...
Philips Launches the 276E6ADS, the First Quantum Dot Monitor- LCD Monitors - 19/06/2015 11:29 June 19, 2015
An extended colour gamut for a lower price?
The 276E6ADS could easily have gone unnoticed. A quick glance at its spec sheet and all you'd have seen would be '27-inch', 'Full HD', 'IPS'—there's nothing particularly remarkable...
Ricoh GR II: The APS-C 28mm Expert Compact Returns with Wi-Fi and NFC- Digital Cameras - 18/06/2015 16:17 June 18, 2015
And a price increase
After two years of loyal service, the much-liked and highly regarded Ricoh GR expert compact has been granted a minor hardware update, which sees the addition of Wi-Fi and NFC. The...
Sony Launches the Xperia Z4v in the USA- Mobiles & Smartphones - 17/06/2015 15:42 June 17, 2015
A Z4 in Quad HD, exclusive to Verizon Wireless
Much of the world may still be awaiting the release of the Z3+, but Sony has already unveiled its upgrade, the Xperia Z4v. There are only minor changes: a Quad HD screen and fast charging....
Sony Alpha 7R II: Hands-On Review—Very Promising Indeed- Digital Cameras - 17/06/2015 13:32 June 17, 2015
It's faster... Much faster!
The joint announcement of the RX100 IV, RX10 II and Alpha 7R II took us all a bit by surprise. Fortunately, though, on a recent trip to Pinewood Studios, we were lucky enough to get...
Fairphone 2: The Fair Trade Smartphone is Back- Mobiles & Smartphones - 16/06/2015 15:05 June 16, 2015
With a 60% price increase
The fairly traded, ethically sold smartphone is back with a second generation that is after more: an even fairer and more sustainable concept and improved specs, both of which...
Canon 760D: Hands-On Review- Digital Cameras - 15/06/2015 17:10 June 15, 2015
The 24 Mpx SLR makes a good first impression
We know Sony has grabbed your attention recently, but we've got a first taster of another much-anticipated camera, the Canon 760D. All the pictures below were taken with a market-ready...
This Week's Reviews: LG G4, LG G Watch R, Sony HX90V, Samsung J6300...- Gaming & More - 15/06/2015 11:27 June 15, 2015
The week ahead on DigitalVersus
We've got yet another action-packed week ahead of us, starting with reviews of the Samsung UE40J6300 TV and ViewSonic VP2870-4K monitor. And it only gets better: later this week, we'll...
Yamaha Introduces the YAS-105 Sound Bar and SRT-700 Sound Base- Home Cinema Speakers - 12/06/2015 15:42 June 12, 2015
A complete affordable kit
Yamaha has unveiled two new entry-level speakers: the YAS-105 sound bar and SRT-700 sound base. Both models have a Dolby Digital decoder and Air Surround...
Sony RX100 IV, RX10 II, Alpha 7R II: The Three Musketeers of 4K- Digital Cameras - 12/06/2015 14:26 June 12, 2015
A whopping amount of pixels for a whopping price
Surprise, surprise! The good times are back, and Sony is celebrating with the release of not one, not two, but three new cameras capable of filming in 4K! Both the RX100 IV and RX10...
OnePlus Makes the One's Price Reduction Permanent- Mobiles & Smartphones - 11/06/2015 15:19 June 11, 2015
OnePlus One now makes £179/$249
A few days after carrying out the little price 'experiment' on their 'flagship killer', OnePlus has imparted some good news to its followers. The £50/$50-reduction on the One's prices...
LG Unveils Google-Cast-Compatible Multiroom Sound System: Music Flow- Multiroom - 11/06/2015 13:35 June 11, 2015
An army of speakers to take on Sonos
The multiroom market is expanding rapidly, and sales have recently overtaken those of home cinema systems. Sonos had been the dominant force in this sector, but now other brands—the...
Archos 50 and 55 Helium Plus: Low Price HD and 4G Smartphones- Mobiles & Smartphones - 10/06/2015 15:05 June 10, 2015
Hurry, while stocks last
After hitting a winner with the 50 Diamond, Archos has again tried to shake things up a bit with its brand new smartphones, the Android Lollipop 50 Helium Plus and 55 Helium...
New Leica to be Named Q (Typ 116) and Equipped with Wi-Fi- Cameras - 10/06/2015 12:02 June 10, 2015
And built-in viewfinder. Official launch imminent!
Just like it did for the Leica T (Typ 701) last year, Leica has pre-emptively uploaded the mobile app that'll allow you to control your Leica Q (Typ 116) from your smartphone. If history...
Archos: No 256 GB Android Tablet After All- Tablets - 09/06/2015 16:22 June 9, 2015
64 and 128 GB versions will still go ahead
At the last Mobile World Congress, Archos had several big surprises up its sleeve, not least the unveiling of three Android tablets with high storage capacity. Branded the Magnus...
Aorus Unveils its Latest Gaming Laptop: the Ambitious 15.6" X5- Laptops - 09/06/2015 12:27 June 9, 2015
New Intel i7 processor and GTX 965M SLI
We're used to Aorus presenting us with extremely powerful computers, but until recently the brand offered no model between the 13" X3+ and the 17" X7 Pro. Aorus has now filled that...
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