Author: James

5 highest rated phones in the UK

When it comes to finding the right phone, you can often feel overwhelmed. Today, we’ve put together five of the highest rates phones in the UK for you to consider. These phones appear on the ‘best phones’ lists across the board. Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge The Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge came up repeatedly on the lists. Not only is it water resistant, but it also has a 12MP (megapixel) camera, a 5.5-inch curved screen and a whopping 27 hours of battery. The days of re-charging your phone constantly could be over! It’s a little bit steep price wise coming...

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Nutri Ninja Blender Duo with Auto-iQ (BL642) Review

I am not a juicing convert but since losing a lot of weight, and still having a sweet tooth, I have made protein ice-cream on a very regular basis. This generally requires me blending mostly frozen milk, mixed with protein and xanthan gum. This combination of ingredients has wreaked havoc on all the cheap blenders and hand blenders I have used in the past. The issues I have are that most blenders struggle to blend ice properly, sometimes they will struggle to do much to it, other times you just end up with an air pocket and you have...

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AMD Ryzen Pre-orders are live – UK Pricing

Ok so AMD Ryzen has finally landed, more or less. You can no pre-order your AMD Ryzen CPUs from many suppliers as well as a wide range of motherboards. Pricing is very competitive if not better than Intel, and if performace leaks are to be believed it looks like AMD will be the main CPU choice for most system builders this year. Only the 8 core CPUs are available for order at the moment. Overclockers has them listed as: – AMD Ryzen 7 1700 3.0 GHz Base 3.7GHz Boost £319.99 – AMD Ryzen 7 1700X 3.4GHz Base 3.8GHz Boost £389.99 – AMD...

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Penclic Bluetooth Mini Keyboard KB3 Review

Penclic is better known for their ergonomic products such as the R2 Wireless Ergonomic Mouse, but they have also developed a range of other peripherals including a range of mini keyboards. The Bluetooth KB3 mini keyboard is their latest product release, which is an extremely attractive (as far as keyboards go) very slim, and small wireless keyboard. It has an all metal design and does not include a number pad. Being Bluetooth it is compatible with most operating systems including Windows, iOS and Android, so it would make a great commuting accessory. Due to its compact nature, there are...

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More AMD Ryzen 1700X benchmarks leak

AMD Ryzen 1700X benchmarks have emerged, revealing pictures of the CPU itself and benchmark results from CPUmark, Cinebench and 3DMARK. Xfastest carried out the benchmarks or at least was the original source of the leak. In this testing AMD’s Ryzen 7 1700X is using DDR4 memory which is clocked at 2133MHz, which is fairly low speeds for the DDR4 so possibly the minimum speed the CPU is capable of using. Base & boost clock is actually different from original leaks with it being 3.5 & 3.9 GHz instead of 3.4 & 3.8. This CPU achieved a 3DMARK Physics score...

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