Archive for September, 2012

Schenker XMG P502

Crazy performance and dedicated graphics make this a laptop to replace your desktop PC

HP EliteBook 2570p Review

The HP EliteBook 2570p is a 12.5” screen portable business laptop built for those that demand a little more durability than your average user.  The EliteBook 2570p is constructed of a rigid magnesium-alloy chassis and meets mil-spec standards for durability and ability to withstand extremely adverse conditions.  What this means to your average business user […]

New Details Emerge on Upcoming Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 Gaming Rig

A few new details on the upcoming Lenovo IdeaPad Y500 announced this summer have surfaced thanks again to a Chinese forum poster on (anyone know why numbers in domains are so popular in China?).  To refresh, the IdeaPad Y500 is going to be released at the end of October and will break new ground […]

Toshiba to sell own hybrid drive for laptops

Toshiba plans to release its own hybrid hard drive, which will combine 8GB of NAND flash with 32MB of RAM in a drive that will have a total of 1TB of capacity.

LG Optimus 4X HD

LG’s flagship handset goes toe-to-toe with the HTC One X and Samsung Galaxy S3

BT YouView box free for new Infinity subscribers

Free YouView box worth £299, plus BT Vision access for Infinity customers

Crucial V4 256GB

Want an SSD performance boost but don’t want to upgrade your motherboard or budget? Check out the Crucial V4

RIM BlackBerry Torch 9860

The Torch 9860 ditches the physical keyboard and breaks with BlackBerry tradition

Motorola RAZR i

Sharper than ever, is this the fastest smartphone yet?

Audi A3 Sportback five-door set for Paris debut

UK specification and pricing confirmed for third-generation A3

Casio unveils Exilim EX-H50 compact ultrazoom

Impressive 24x optical zoom lens on a compact body

RIM BlackBerry Curve 9320

The ‘Kiddie Curve’ is great if you don’t need a high-powered smartphone with a large touchscreen

Integral CryptoSSD 128GB

This SSD is expensive, but it uses a dedicated chip to encrypt data

Asus PA248Q

A multi-adjustable IPS screen aimed at image professionals

iPhone 5 – 5 reasons not to buy one

Don’t reach for that credit card until you’ve read our reasons not to buy the latest iPhone

Study suggests driving safety can be improved by changing Satnav fonts

Grotesque typefaces out in favour of humanist styles

Skoda details Rapid compact saloon ahead of Paris debut

Boasts 19 “simply clever” design tweaks to boost practicality

Motorola S11-FLEX HD headphones take aim at sporty types

Wireless high-fidelity audio with in-built sweat protection

LG Tone+ adds VoLTE support to Bluetooth headsets

Improved call quality claimed, when the networks catch up

Denon AH-C300 and AH-D400 launch 2012 headphone line-up

In-ear and over-ear designs cater for all listeners

Samsung BD-E8500M

The BD-E8500M gives you Blu-ray, PVR and online functions at a great price

Audi details high-performance S3 variant

300PS model heading for a Paris unveiling

All-new Seat Leon heds for a Paris debut

Lower weight, improved specifications for vanguard of new line-up

Mini John Cooper Works GP production detailed

Paris outing for limited-edition track-capable Mini

Nintendo confirms Wii U to feature region lock restrictions

A blow to those who like to import their games