OPPO Find X3 Neo Review – A serious alternative to the OnePlus 9 & Xiaomi Mi 11

The OPPO Find X3 Neo was launched in March as an affordable alternative to the £1k+ OPPO Find X3 Pro. While the X2 Neo had a mid-range chipset, making it feel like an overpriced but premium midrange phone, this uses last year’s flagship Snapdragon 865. To me, this helps justify the cost, offering competitive performance … Read more

Choetech Magnetic Wireless Charger Mini-Review – An affordable MagSafe charger alternative for the iPhone 12

The Choetech Magnetic Wireless Charger is basically a clone of the Apple MagSafe Charger but for less than half the price. Choetech Magnetic Wireless Charger vs Apple Magsafe Charger Price Currently, Apple sells the MagSafe Charger for £39 but does not include a plug, which they would then charge you £19 if you want the … Read more

Lypertek PurePlay Z7 announced for £199 with triple drivers, 10+70 hours battery & aptX Adaptive

If you want some impressive specced true wireless earphones then the new flagship Lypertek PurePlay Z7 should fit the bill. Rather than go down the ANC route, Lypertek have opted to focus on sound quality and battery. Related Content: Lypertek Soundfree S20 Review Lypertek PurePlay Z7  Feature Overview: Triple hybrid driver configuration (2BA + 1DD) … Read more

Honor Band 6 Review – Still one of the best entry-level fitness trackers

The Honor Band 6 was announced for a global launch in January. I have been informed there is no official launch price or date yet, even though it has literally been on Amazon since mid-April for £44.99. Not much has changed since the Honor Band 5, but it is still one of the best entry-level … Read more

How to sync your activities from Huawei Health to Strava – For Huawei Watch GT series, Honor Watch and Honor / Huawei band

The Huawei and Honor range of wearables are some of the best on the market; they are priced well, look great, have incredible battery life and have superb features for the price, including accurate fitness trackings. However, there is one major flaw to them. Anyone half-serious about running, cycling or outdoor fitness, in general, will … Read more

OPPO Find X3 Neo Camera Samples & Initial Review – An impressive alternative to a flagship device

The OPPO Find X3 Neo launched last month as part of the Find X3 series launch, acting as an affordable alternative to the Oppo Find X3 Pro. The big difference with this phone vs last year’s Find X2 Neo is the shift from the ageing mid-range 5G Snapdragon 765G to the Snapdragon 865, which featured … Read more

Helium 5G Hotspot announced but with a high price & likely reduced HNT mining profitability come September – A people powered 5G network

I was originally sceptical of the Helium Hotspot being profitable, so any statement I make here could be equally inaccurate. Yesterday, Helium announced the next phase of their people-powered network with intentions of becoming the first consumer-owned 5G network in the world. Helium FreedomFi 5G Gateway Similar to the LoRaWAN Helium Hotspots, users will be … Read more

Netgear WAX214 WiFi6 AX1800 Access Point Review – A bargain WiFi 6 access point that is worth considering over the Unifi 6 Lite

In the past few years, I have regularly praised cloud-managed networking systems such as Netgear Insight, Zyxel Nebula and Ubiquiti Unifi. They offer a simplified, user-friendly way to manage your entire network, or even multiple networks, all from one interface. As much as I love cloud networking, it comes with additional costs; the hardware itself … Read more

Netgear WAX620 WiFi 6 Access Point Launched – 4×4 MIMO with a 2.5Gbps PoE LAN but no 160MHz channel width

As I finalise my review of the budget-friendly WAX214 access point, Netgear has just announced a new model which will sit at the top of their range and offer cloud management via Netgear Insight. The new Netgear WAX620 is being launched for £219.99, making it around £50 more than the excellent WAX610, which is available … Read more

Anker Soundcore Life Q35 Review – Superb LDAC ANC headphones but are they worth the extra vs the Life Q30?

The Soundcore Life Q35 are the latest ANC headphones from the popular and affordable brand Anker. These sit at the top of the range and offer small but important upgrades from the existing Life Q30. Soundcore Life Q35 vs Life Q30 Specification Comparison There doesn’t seem to be that much difference between the new Q35 … Read more

MeacoFan 1056P Pedestal Fan Review – A better investment for cooling than a Dyson bladeless fan or any tower fan

The MeacoFan 1056P Pedestal air circulator (not a fan, but that’s what I am calling it from now on) is the top of the range fan from the British brand famed for their dehumidifiers. It is technically the same as the MeacoFan 1056, but it sits on top of an extendable pedestal, allowing you to … Read more

5 Best Ways to Print Barcode Labels

Barcodes are a vital part of business. They make the whole retail process easier – from stock tracking to sales to returns and refunds. As a result, it’s key to have clear, accurate barcodes on all your products or packaging. And while it may seem like a simple procedure – any old printer can issue … Read more