Author: James

6 Amazing Fitness Present Ideas for Christmas

Christmas is nearly upon us and if you have a fitness fanatic in your life we hope the following 6 ideas might help you. These are our favourite fitness gadgets of the year and all reasonably priced. Garmin VivoSmart Pictured above, we loved the Vivosmart in our recent review. It offers the same functionality as most other fitness trackers but can monitor your heart rate via a chest strap, and it can display smart notifications from your phone. Unlike smartwatches you get a good 5+ days of battery life too! You can buy it now from Amazon starting at...

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Acer Iconia Talk S Announced – 4G LTE Tablet with Dual Sim

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Acer have just announced the new Iconia Talk S tablet.  Which is a 7-inch tablet with a dual sim slot capable of 4G LTE powered by a Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ processor. Acer are being a little vague on details at the moment but voice-call functionalities, and microSD support are included. The tablet will weigh just 279 grams and offer 300 hours of standby time. The full press release is below. No word on pricing or availability yet, except that we hope to get a review sample early 2015 BIOGGIO, Switzerland, December 4th, 2014 – Acer today announced the launch of...

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Samsung UE55H6400 55″ LED TV Review

It could be argued that now is not the best time to buy a TV, but I needed one and my requirments were relatively simple, I wanted a large 55″+ TV for less than £1k. Ideally I wanted 60″ or 4k but these too requirements appear to be unreasonably based on my budget. After researching for a while I settled on the UE55H6400. As with many Samsung TVs at the moment the  UE55H6400 is 3D-compatible, uses a quad core chips, comes with  S Recommendation with Voice Interaction which let you discover more of the TV you love by suggesting...

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PUMP Audio Earphones Review

Another new company and another pair of in-ear headphones to review. Today I  have the PUMP audio earphones which has some quite cocky marketing claiming they are the best earphones in the world. So are is this claim true? Let’s find out. From the press literature I received the earphones are: “Designed for premium audio playback, you’ll hear outstanding deep bass and crisp, clean highs as only heard before on serious high end sound systems. International DJ’s and Music producers are praising the incredible sound quality.” For a pair of £100 earphones they come packaged quite basically, with just...

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Acer Iconia Tab 8 Android Tablet Review – A1-840FHD

Following my trip to Edinburgh with the #acerliveblog2014 event I have had some time to play with their Iconia Tab 8. The model supplied to us is the newer full HD model with a 8″ WUXGA 1920 x1200 screen that runs Android. The full specification includes: CPU – Quad-core Intel Atom Z3745 SoC running at 1.33 GHz Storage – 16 GB RAM – 2048 MB RAM Connections – 1 USB 2.0, 1 HDMI, Audio Connections: 3.5 mm stereo audio connection, Card Reader: MicroSD up to 32 GB, Sensors: Gyroscope, Acceleration sensor, GPS. Camera – Main camera 4 MP (2560 x...

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