Last Minute Christmas Gift Guide with before Christmas deliveries

I am quite good at being organised for Christmas normally, but this year has been a bit hectic and I still need a few more things. Thankfully if you order today you can still get delivery before Christmas (especially if you are on Amazon Prime). If you are not on Amazon Prime, you could always … Read more

Thermaltake H200 Tempered Glass Case Review – An attractive budget case with a RGB Light Strip

Thermaltake have a LOT of case designs that cover all budgets and I would be surprised if you can’t find a case from the company that fits your requirements. Today we have the Thermaltake H200 which is one of the many affordable options I have reviewed from them this year. This costs just £64.99 on … Read more

OPPO Reno3 Geekbech results show differences between Snapdragon 765G & MediaTek Dimensity 1000L

Another day, another OPPO Reno 3 leak with more benchmark results. This time we have both models being benchmarked on the older version of Geekbench (4). It is another conflicting result, showing the cheaper Reno 3 with MediaTek Dimensity 1000L outperforming the more expensive Pro model with Snapdragon 765G. Yesterday, the Mastu Lu results indicated … Read more

How sports trackers are changing sports

We know them as sports trackers, while some might call them wearable tech, but whatever name they go by, it’s certain that this innovative technology is changing the face of sports. Now, before we go any further, for the non-sports fans out there, let’s just explain what wearable technology is and what it’s got to … Read more

Master Lu says the Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G (OPPO Reno 3 Pro) is better than the Mediatek Dimensity 1000L MT6885 (Reno 3)

In 2020 we will have three mid-range 5G chipsets to choose from and quarrel about which is best. Qualcomm has long been the dominant chipset company for premium phones, but now Mediatek has upped their game. We have already seen the Helio G90T trade blows with, if not best, the Snaprdadron 730G. 2020 will see … Read more

Apple, Amazon, and Google team up with Zigbee to create an open smart home standard in a bid to get rid of proprietary standards

Everything gadget you buy nowadays has some sort of smart home or AI assistant functionality built into it. The problem being, there are a lot of companies doing their own thing and they are not overly keen on talking to each other. Most companies have some form of API which allows partial access, but it … Read more

Huawei P40 Pro to launch again in Paris, still no Google apps

An unusually early launch announcement, according to Gizchina, Richard Yu announced to French press during at an interview that the new Huawei P40 series will launch in Paris at the end of March, similar to previous years Normally that wouldn’t be particularly newsworthy at this point, it is more stating the obvious. This year though, … Read more

blurams Outdoor Pro Review – An affordable outdoor camera with facial recognition

One of the big problems with outdoor security cameras is all the false alerts. A gentle breeze will set off some cameras. You can generally tweak the settings to find something to minimise alerts such as motion zones and sensitivity levels, but it is never perfect. The one exception I have found is the Netatmo … Read more

Honor 9X Review – A decent camera upgrade compared to its sibling Huawei P Smart Z

Huawei/Honor has been stuck in the middle of a trade war between the US and China for well over 6-months now. The Honor 20 launch was overshadowed by the problem causing a delay with its release. That was the last proper new phone to launch with Google Play Services. The flagship Huawei Mate 30 Pro … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 vs SD855 vs Apple Bionic A13 – Takes the Antutu crown but flounders behind Apple in many benchmarks

Following the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 announcement, several journalists were let loose on reference devices allowing them to benchmark the new chipset. As you would expect from a brand new chipset, it offers significant performance improvements from the previous generation. In recent years though, Qualcomm has fallen behind Apple and their Bionic chips in a wide … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G vs Mediatek Dimensity 1000L MT6885 vs Samsung Exynos 980 Antutu Benchmarks – Which mid-range 5G chipset has the best performance?

With all the chipsets for 2020 now announced, it looks like 5G is quickly going to gain traction. Almost all the chipsets from the upper mid-range through to flagship will be 5G only, and companies such as Realme will only launch 5G phones (in China) moving forward. This year we saw a strong focus on … Read more