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

MediaTek Dimensity 700 vs Dimensity 800U vs Helio G95 vs Snapdragon 720G Specifications Compared

Recently, Realme expanded their 8-series product line-up with the Realme 8 5G and the Realme 8 giving us three excellent options in their new range, all using different chipsets. The Realme 8 Pro uses the Snapdragon 720G, the 8 5G uses the brand new MediaTek Dimensity 700, and the Realme 8 uses the MediaTek Helio … Read more

Netatmo Smart Outdoor Cameras now work with Apple HomeKit Secure Video

The Netatmo Smart Outdoor Camera (formerly Presence) was one of the first floodlight cameras to enter the market and it is still one of the best. While Netatmo haven’t flooded the market with new devices each year (currently just 7 options in their security range) they have continued to improve things over the years. The … Read more

Reolink Argus 2E Review – The cheapest battery-powered outdoor Wi-Fi camera on the market

Following on from the review of the flagship Reolink Argus 3 Pro, I have also been testing the most affordable option in the range, the Reolink Argus 2E. Priced at around £65 with no need for a home base, this is one of the cheapest brand name options on the market. Specification Video Resolution: 1080p … Read more

Helium HNT Miner Shipping Update: Nebra hotspots being shipped soon – Rak by the end of April

While I was originally a little sceptical of the Helium Hotspot, I became a convert. It has turned out to be a profitable project, and I like that Helium is a useful project with long term prospects, unlike the trend of meme coins in the cryptocurrency market. Like many others, it has been frustrating waiting … Read more

TP-Link Wi-Fi 6 OneMesh Range Extenders announced – Turn your Wi-Fi 6 Archer router into a mesh system – RE605X & RE505X

TP-Link has expanded its range of Wi-Fi 6 devices with two new Wi-Fi 6 extenders that use the TP-Link OneMesh system. What is TP-Link OneMesh? OneMesh allows you to mix and match products within the TP-link range allowing you to expand the system as your requirements change. It is also a good way to use … Read more

Realme 8 5G Announced with MediaTek Dimensity 700. Realme 8 will be available 12th May.

[Update] Multiple mistakes on my posts. Sorry. While the Realme 8 5G has been announced they haven’t announced the launched date, but it will launch for €199. They have announced the Realme 8 which will be launched on the 12th of May. Realme has today announced the Realme 8 5G, the first phone to arrive … Read more

Edifier G2 II 7.1 RGB Gaming Headset Review – Affordable virtual 7.1 surround for PC gaming & they work with the PS5, too.

Along with all the TWS earbuds and numerous speakers, Edifier also makes gaming headphones. The Edifier G2 II sits on the affordable end of the spectrum, currently priced at just £59.99. This is also a USB headset, so it has a DAC built-in that offers 7.1 virtual surround. With these using USB, they are compatible … Read more

The Best Affordable Smart Home Technology and System For 2021

Most of us think that having a smart home means a newly constructed house with very complicated systems.  It’s a myth! The idea of a smart home is simple yet beneficial. It simply means that your place has smart home technology that connects with your appliances.  It automates common tasks and can program almost every … Read more

Infinix Hot 10S NFC Review – Cheap as chips for mobile gaming (but not coming to the UK)

While you may not have heard of Infinix, they have quickly grown in popularity in recent years, offering high specced affordable devices. Today they have announced their latest phone, the Infinix Hot 10S and 10S NFC. I have been sent the Infinix Hot 10S NFC to review, it has a smaller battery but includes NFC. … Read more