Computer Hardware Reviews

Over the last decade hardware prices have continued to fall while technology continues to drive forward. New devices are arriving regularly that save time and resources, or allow you to present yourself or your product better than the rest.

Review: OYO Nova Gym

Review of the OYO Nova Gym

Review: OYO Nova Gym

The OYO Nova Gym is a portable gym that provides total body strength training across over 100 exercises in a folding device weighing only 1.12kg. As the most funded fitness product in Kickstarter history, amassing over $4m, and generating a further $6m on Indiegogo, does it live up to its claims?

Review: Roku Streambar

Review: Roku Streambar 4K sound bar, Bluetooth speaker and TV streaming

A sound bar can deliver a drastic improvement over a TV;s built-in audio experience. Throw in Bluetooth and you can stream audio from your phone. Roku have added in a third feature by combining sound bar and Bluetooth speaker functionality with their renowned 4K streaming system, turning any old TV into a smart one - but is it any good? 

Review: Fitbit Versa smartwatch (versus Pebble Time Steel)

fitbit versa reviewIn 2015 Pebble released what was to be their last smartwatch. Three years later, and after acquiring the Pebble IP and key staff in 2016, Fitbit have released the closest thing to a worthy successor. With Apple Watch decimating all others in the smart wearables sector, is there room for a new smartwatch, and is the Fitbit Versa actually any good?

Sony KD-43XG8396 43” 4K Android TV versus Samsung QE43Q60R 43” 4K Tizen TV

samsung qe43q60r versus sony kd xg8396I was in the market for a 43” mid-range smart TV. The Samsung Q60R and Sony XG8396 stood out as both were advertised as smart, but Android appeared to be more flexible and with more apps than Samsung’sTizen OS. After much deliberation I opted for the Sony, whose picture quality didn’t disappoint. So why did I return it within 24 hours and why is the Samsung so much better?

Review: PNY 4-IN-1 Lens Kit for Smartphone

tumbnail pny lens kitSmartphone cameras have moved on in leaps and bounds over the last few years, but you can still squeeze a little more out of them for around £25. I've taken a look at PNY's 4-in-1 lens kit, which works for iPhone and Android.

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