Sades Scythe RGB Gaming Mouse Review – An affordable 4000 DPI RGB gaming mouse

The Sades Sythe is an affordable gaming mouse that you can pick up from Amazon for just £23.97. It is a right-handed mouse with a total of 7 programmable buttons with some impressive looking RGB. I have been using for the past week, and I was pleasantly surprised at how good it was. Specification Ergonomic, … Read more

MediaTek Helio G90t, G70, P95 & other delisted from PCMark for cheating by identifying benchmarks & boosting performance

Synthetic benchmarks are not the best indicator of true to life performance at the best of times. MediaTek is the latest company to fall foul of the rules by coding a sports mode into the firmware files that assign a boost to the phone’s performance when it detects many popular benchmarks. They are not the … Read more

Apple iPhone SE 2 vs iPhone 8 vs iPhone 11 – The 2020 iPhone SE is going to sell like hotcakes

We are now living in some sort of bizarro world. Not only does it feel like the apocalypse every time we read the news, and 2020 now sees Apple become an affordable brand, while Android devices reach a new level of crazy expensive. The iPhone SE 2 or iPhone 9 as leakers called it is … Read more

Huawei Hisilicon Kirin 985 vs Qualcomm Snapdragon 765G Compared – The Kirin 985 flexes its muscles in the Antutu benchmarks using the Honor 30

The Hisilicon Kirin 985 has been leaked multiple times now with the most recent claiming it will be on the Honor 30. This ended up trying and the standard Honor 30 is the first phone to feature it. I have already covered how it compared to the Kirin 820 sitting below it, and the Kirin … Read more

Thermaltake Toughram 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 4000Mhz C19 Memory Review

Thermaltake don’t just make cases and CPU coolers, they have been making desktop memory for a while now, and in typical Thermaltake fashion, they do things a little more elaborately than the rest. The Toughram range sits in their mainstream range of memory, though it looks anything but mainstream with the huge heavy heatsinks. You … Read more

Honor 30 Pro+ vs Huawei P40 Pro – Almost the same phone – it could sit right in the middle of the P40 & P40 Pro

Today Honor took the wraps off their latest flagship phone. Like many others, they have switched from launching two variants to now having three with a Plus model. I wonder how many variants we will have in a few years from now. With Honor being an offshoot from Huawei there was always going to be … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 vs SD855+ vs Kirin 990 5G Compared with Realme X50 Pro vs X20 Pro vs P40 Pro Performance Analysis

Recently, as part of my Huawei P40 Pro, I did a performance analysis of the Kirin 990 5G and how it compared to the previous generation chipsets. Now I have the Realme X50 Pro I can compare two of this year’s flagship chipsets as well as comparing how the Realme X50 Pro compares to its … Read more

OnePlus 8 vs Realme X50 Pro vs Xiaomi Mi 10 Compared – Which is the best affordable flagship?

With the launch of the OnePlus 8 series we now have another great affordable option for a flagship phone this year. While there are quite a few phones officially launched that are affordable very few have been announced for the UK yet. I have included the Xiaomi Mi 10 in this comparison because it has … Read more

OnePlus 8 Pro available from John Lewis for £799 – OnePlus 8 for £599

The OnePlus 8 Pro won’t launch until 4 PM today via livestream, but at this point, it seems pointless watching it. After weeks of the usual leaks, overly eager John Lewis has listed the phone early. The prices are actually much better than expected with a £50 and £100 price hike from the previous generation. … Read more

How To Install Google Play store & Google Mobile Services on the Huawei P40 Pro without notification errors

I have had the Huawei P40 Pro for a while now; previously I said it was not possible to get Google Apps on there and I did a detailed guide of what things work and what does not. Several people have now got Google working via the previous LZ Play method, but it is a … Read more

Alcosense Elite 3 Breathalyzer Review -compared against a cheap VPOW Breathalyzer from Amazon

I have previously reviewed the AlcoSense Ultra and AlcoSense Pro, both of which are superb highly accurate breathalysers but with a price tag of £250 and £150 they a bit beyond the means of your average user. The Alcosense Elite 3 is the latest model from the company and one of their most affordable options … Read more

Weber Connect Smart Grilling Hub Review – Wireless Smart Meat Thermometer with Wi-Fi & Bluetooth

With April getting very warm, and all of us in lockdown, many of us will be trying to make life a little more enjoyable by having a BBQ. With so much time on our hands, it is well worth trying out smoking and other more advanced forms of cooking than just burgers and sausages. BBQ … Read more

PhiGolf World Golf Tour (WGT) Edition 2019 Mobile and Home Smart Golf Game Simulator Review

[Update for April 2020] Updated pricing. Stock is available on Amazon via the official distributor of Phigolf, Second Chance. I originally did this review prior to Christmas and found the Phigolf to be an excellent present back then. Times have changed dramatically since then and I have noticed an increased demand for the simulator. With … Read more

Huawei P40 Pro Review – Still the best camera in the business, but does it work without Google?

[Update] I now have Google Play Store and mobile services working – it is not an easy process, but it works well and makes a huge difference Huawei’s first flagship phone of 2020 has landed, the P-series always sets the bar for camera performance throughout the year with few devices coming close. Last year we … Read more

Huawei Watch GT 2e Review – Almost identical to the excellent GT 2 but at a lower price

As part of the Huawei P40 Pro launch and a new variant of the Huawei Watch GT2 was launched, the GT2e. Aesthetically they are quite different, but in terms of features, they are almost identical. However, this new watch comes in at £159.99, 30% lower than the launch price of the GT2. Specification Kirin A1 … Read more

OnePlus 8 vs 8 Pro vs Samsung Galaxy S20 Plus vs Huawei P40 Pro – A big price rise for OnePlus puts them close to other premium flagships

The OnePlus 8 series is set to launch on April 14, but recent leaks have shown us almost everything you want to know about the two phones. Being the original “flagship killer”, as the popularity of the OnePlus brand has grown, so has its pricing. Last year when they introduced a Pro model, the price … Read more