Canon EF 35mm f/1.4 L USM II: New Prime Lens- Lenses - 28/08/2015 11:05 August 28, 2015
A highly elitist model
Canon has unveiled its latest prime lens, the 35mm f/1.4 USM II from the brand's L series. While the lens incorporates an AF motor, there's no stabilization; could this be a bit of...
Nokia 222: Microsoft Returns to the Feature Phone- Misc. - 27/08/2015 13:01 August 27, 2015
Like a smartphone, but with stamina
Although Microsoft will lose all rights to the use of the Nokia brand come the start of next year, the tech giant is determined to milk it for all its worth until then. Microsoft's...
Two New 32" Monitors from AOC: U3277PQU and Q3277PQU- LCD Monitors - 26/08/2015 13:03 August 26, 2015
Ultra HD & Quad HD resolutions
Manufacturer AOC has unveiled two new 32" monitors, a first for the Taiwanese company. The two models offer different resolutions and different panel technologies. The...
LG Announces G Pad II 10.1: Full HD, Snapdragon 800 & 7400 mAh- Tablets - 25/08/2015 16:05 August 25, 2015
Details to follow at IFA
Just yesterday LG announced the launch of its G Pad II 10.1, which follows very quickly the arrival of the G Pad II 8.0. Despite what names might suggest, these two tablets have very...
This Week's Reviews: Lumix FZ300, LG G4 Stylus, Focal Sphear...- Gaming & More - 24/08/2015 12:29 August 24, 2015
The week ahead on DigitalVersus
Another week, another stellar line-up. We'll be pitting the Fujifilm X-T10 against the Lumix G7, as well as taking a look at the LG G4 Stylus/Stylo smartphone and the Polaroid Infinite...
Honor 7i has 180° Pivoting Camera- Smartwatch - 21/08/2015 12:34 August 21, 2015
It's cheaper with just one
We might only recently have seen the release of the Honor 7, but the Chinese firm has already produced a new handset: the Honor 7i. What's special about this phone is that its main...
New Dell UltraSharp Premium Monitors on Their Way- LCD Monitors - 20/08/2015 16:11 August 20, 2015
The 24", 27" and 32" soon to get an update
Some new Dell monitors have just made their appearance on German certification website TÜV. Although there's very little information given, it's relatively easy to speculate as...
Samsung Unveils Level On Wireless Pro Headphones- Headphones - 19/08/2015 12:58 August 19, 2015
Very slightly different to the Level On Wireless
Korean giant Samsung has announced the arrival of a brand-new pair of portable wireless headphones. The Level On Wireless Pro comes in above the Level On Wireless, but any modifications...
G Pad II 8.0: LG Incorporates Full-Size USB 2.0 Port into Tablet- Tablets - 18/08/2015 12:28 August 18, 2015
But other updates are few and far between
LG is now listing on its website the G Pad II 8.0 tablet, which is obviously the successor to the G Pad 8.0 currently available. Although very similar to its predecessor, the newcomer...
This Week's Reviews: Panasonic Lumix GX8, Xiaomi Mi 4i, JBL Xtreme...- Gaming & More - 17/08/2015 19:13 August 17, 2015
The week ahead on DigitalVersus
It's another great line-up this week, including reviews of the Panasonic Lumix GX8 interchangeable-lens camera, the Xiaomi Mi 4i smartphone and the Gigabyte P35X v4 laptop. Scroll down...
Panasonic Lumix FZ300: Picture Quality and Responsiveness Results- Digital Cameras - 17/08/2015 12:32 August 17, 2015
Panasonic lightyears ahead of its rivals
Very few cameras are as universally appreciated as the Panasonic Lumix FZ200, which remains, three years after its release, one of the bestselling bridge cameras around. But there's...
The Best Multifunction Inkjet Printers Under $150 / £100- Printers - 16/08/2015 10:29 August 16, 2015
We'll help you choose
Is it reasonable to spend less than $150 / £100 on a printer? Yes, especially since the newer models don't necessary change all that much from the previous ones, so you can find cheaper...
BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition Now Available- Mobiles & Smartphones - 14/08/2015 14:21 August 14, 2015
Comes with free accessories in the UK
If you've been following the news from Blackberry, you'll no doubt know that the firm recently unveiled a variation on its excellent Passport, the Silver Edition. It's now available...
Xiaomi Redmi Note 2: a Gleaming New Phablet for $125/£80- Mobiles & Smartphones - 14/08/2015 12:32 August 14, 2015
Great specs, minimal price
Just yesterday, Xiaomi held a launch event for several new products. Apart from the unveiling of the seventh major version of its Android-derived OS, MIUI, what really stood out was...
Sony Alpha 7R II Against the Clock: Twice as Fast...- Digital Cameras - 13/08/2015 14:36 August 13, 2015
Biggest gains in picture processing
Following our very promising hands-on experience with the camera in mid-June, we've at last received a Sony Alpha 7R II to review in full. Although we haven't yet finished all of our...
Graava: A Mini-Camera that Edits Your Videos- Action Cams / Camcorders - 13/08/2015 12:26 August 13, 2015
An app that does everything. Really?
The Graava is a miniature camera with fairly standard specs. The big attraction is its ability to auto-edit video via its dedicated app. But is its algorithm complex enough to fully...
Overheating on the Snapdragon 810: Not the SoC's Fault- Mobile Devices - 12/08/2015 17:38 August 12, 2015
Qualcomm's partners rushed to integrate it
Qualcomm invited us to SIGGRAPH 2015 in Los Angeles for the presentation of the Snapdragon 820's Adreno 530 GPU, and we took the opportunity to get some information on the Snapdragon...
The Lumix GX8's Dual Stabilization: Six Lenses Now Compatible- Cameras - 12/08/2015 12:29 August 12, 2015
Fancy a firmware update?
Just as we've begun our review of the Panasonic Lumix GX8, the Japanese firm has released six different firmware updates to make some of its lenses compatible with this camera's dual...
The Best Laser Printers Under $350 / £250- Printers - 12/08/2015 09:53 August 12, 2015
They do exist!
If you're wondering if it's possible to find a laser printer for under $350 / £250, the answer is yes, but you'll need to make a few concessions. Laser printers have always cost...
The New Turtle Beach Gamer Headphones Have Landed- Audio - 11/08/2015 15:40 August 11, 2015
Seven new models for all your gaming needs
As announced at Gamescom 2015, Turtle Beach has seven new headsets, with different specs, to freshen up their range this autumn. They cover a variety of gaming platforms. Let's...
Heos Drive: The Multiroom Amplifier from Denon- AV Amps & Receivers - 11/08/2015 12:27 August 11, 2015
Pump sound into four different rooms
We recently reviewed the Denon Heos 1 multiroom speaker, so naturally we couldn't skip over the news that Denon's multiroom amplifier, the Heos Drive, is now available in the US and...
The New Tamron 18-200mm Zoom Lens is Stabilized!- Lenses - 10/08/2015 14:25 August 10, 2015
A compact and very, very light all-in-one
The 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC is Tamron's new zoom lens, taking over from the 18-200mm f/3.5-6.3 XR Di II LD Aspherical Macro. This interchangeable lens is compact and particularly...
This Week's Reviews: LG 65UF9500, Fujifilm X-T10, Moto G (3rd gen)...- Gaming & More - 10/08/2015 12:24 August 10, 2015
The week ahead on DigitalVersus
We've spent another week proving and disproving manufacturers' claims about their products and here's what we've got to show for it: reviews of the LG 65UF9500 television, the Sigma...
Nokia N1 Tablet: Available in the UK... Or It Will Be- Tablets - 07/08/2015 14:51 August 7, 2015
We're still waiting
Having been available for months and months in China, the Nokia N1 tablet has finally sailed into British waters. And where did it wash up? Well, at nokiashop.co.uk, of course. Currently,...
Fujifilm X-T1 IR: No IR Filter—Shoot the Stars and Much, Much More- Digital Cameras - 07/08/2015 12:28 August 7, 2015
The first hybrid for astrophotographers
With the peak of the Perseid meteor shower fast approaching (August 12-13, if you were wondering), Fujifilm has announced the X-T1 IR. This camera has been stripped of its infrared...
2015 Kindle Paperwhite: More Memory and a Higher-Res Screen- eBook Readers - 06/08/2015 14:05 August 6, 2015
Going head-to-head with the Kobo Glo HD
Amazon recently released the new version of its Kindle Paperwhite e-reader. It has one stand-out advantage over the previous-generation model: a huge leap in pixel density. Amazon...
LG Wine Smart: a Flip Phone Running Android 5.1- Mobiles & Smartphones - 06/08/2015 12:34 August 6, 2015
Back to the future
Alongside the numerous handsets launched already this year, LG has also unveiled a new flip phone running Android 5.1. The phone boasts a modest spec sheet and could help smooth the...
Nikkor 24-70mm f/2.8E ED VR: The Transtandard Pro Just Got Stabilized- Lenses - 05/08/2015 15:23 August 5, 2015
More stable and powerful but bigger and heavier
The problem with manufacturers spending all this time bring out SLRs with ever-higher pixel counts is that you need lenses that can keep pace with the sensors. This is why Nikon, in...
BlackBerry Passport Silver Edition: The Passport Gets a Slight Update- Mobiles & Smartphones - 05/08/2015 12:31 August 5, 2015
Change, yes, but very little
Yesterday, BlackBerry officially launched the Passport Silver Edition. But don't let the name fool you: it's not just a silver version of the 2014 Passport. Any changes, though, are...
Strum: Skullcandy's New In-Ear Headphones- Headphones - 04/08/2015 14:05 August 4, 2015
Keeping it simple: comfort and sound quality
Skullcandy has put its stamp on some new in-ear headphones, and the Strum are all about getting back to basics. You get a design that's fantastically comfortable and produces quality...
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