Ugreen Prime Day 2020 Special Deals including chargers, cables and earphones

I have been impressed with the range of product from Ugreen recently, offering high-quality accessories for bargain prices. Like many brands, they are participating in Prime day with some fantastic offers. Prices shown in the Amazon box and the normal price and not lightning deal Earphones HiTune Wireless Earbuds – £23.99 20% off ends on … Read more

Acer Nitro 5 15.6″ AMD Ryzen 5 RX 560X Gaming Laptop Review

I reviewed the excellent Acer Swift 3 back in February which was one of the first laptops on the market to feature the new AMD Ryzen 5 2500U processor with an integrated RX Vega 8 GPU. The Acer Nitro 5 uses the same CPU, but this budget gaming laptop now has the new Radeon RX … Read more

Acer Nitro RG270 AMD FreeSync Full HD 75Hz 27″ LED Gaming Monitor Review (RG270bmiix)

During my time with the well-priced entry-level Nitro N50 gaming PC, I was using the Acer Nitro RG270 gaming monitor that was sent with it. This is an attractive slim bezel AMD FreeSync enabled 27-inch monitor running at 1920 x 1080p with a refresh rate of 75 Hz. Some gaming communities might immediately dismiss a … Read more

Acer Nitro N50-600 Intel Core i3 GTX 1050 £599.99 Gaming PC Review (N50-600-28)

The Acer N50-600 series of desktops cover a wide range of configurations that mainly focus on the entry to mid-end of the market with the Predator Orion range being the options for the mid to upper end. The Nitro model I have been sent is the N50-600-28 which sits about as low down in the … Read more

Acer Predator Helios 500 i9 17.3” Gaming Laptop Review

It was clear from IFA 2018 that Acer is continuing to push forward in establishing themselves as one of the leading PC gaming brands. This included some over the top products such as the Predator Thronos gaming chair which weighs over 200KG and can accommodate three curved 27-inch monitors side-by-side. While the Thronos was a … Read more

Discover. Invent. Make with #MakerFaireRome : The greatest event for tech hobbyists.

In recent years we have seen a huge growth of interest in the maker movement – in other words, hobbyist arts, crafts, engineering, and science market. Thanks to the wealth of information online combined the boom in 3D printing and low-cost single-board computers such as the RPI3, as well as other innovations; it is now … Read more

Philips Kitchen Solutions at IFA 2018 – An app-enabled blender and perfect coffee

I have reviewed some smart kitchen appliances in the past including a kettle and coffee machine, but the smart home trend seems to have been slow to spread into the kitchen. At IFA 2018 this changed somewhat and there were many connected devices including fridges, ovens and washing machines. Philips also has two exciting gadgets … Read more

Philips IFA 2018: Philips Diamond CleanSmart is the most advanced toothbrush on the market

The Philips Sonicare brand is still the number 1 recommended sonic electric toothbrush brand by dental professionals worldwide and is typically one of two brands anyone uses when it comes to electronic toothbrushes. Therefore, it was not surprising that Philips had a large section of their hall dedicated to their dental solutions. Many people don’t take … Read more

Acer Swift 5 Review (2018) – A 970g laptop ideal for commuters – SF514-52T

Having come away from the Acer Swift 7 review impressed, I have now moved to the more affordable Swift 5. With this model Acer target the problem of portability again, but at a different angle. Rather than being ultra slim the Swift 5 is one of the lightest laptops in the world weighing just 970g … Read more

Acer Swift 7 (2018) Review: The worlds thinnest laptop : SF714-51T

Not content on making one of the lightest 15-inch laptops on the planet with the Swift 5, Acer have upped the ante and built the thinnest laptop in the world with the Acer Swift 7. Hopefully, this is not like mobile phones, where you sacrifice function over form. Announced back in January at CES 2018 … Read more

Western Digital My Passport Ultra 2TB Portable Hard Drive Review

This is sponsored advertising content in association with Western Digital. The Western Digital My Passport Ultra is an affordable, portable USB powered hard drive that offers storage up to a staggering 4 TB. The model I’m reviewing is the standard model in Black, but there are lots of colours to choose from. There is also … Read more