Saturday, January 4, 2014

Google Play Edition LG G Pad 8.3, Sony Z Ultra, White Nexus 7 Announced



Today Google dropped by news of three new products hitting the Google Play store's device section, Google Play editions of LG's G Pad 8.3 and Sony's Xperia Z Ultra, and a Nexus 7 available in white.

A Month with the HTC One max



A Month with the HTC One max
In October I was contacted by HTC’s PR agency here in London, and after a series of discussions they sent me a HTC One max to test for a month.  

Saturday, December 7, 2013

Google Nexus 5 Review



Each year, Google picks a silicon vendor, a hardware partner, and releases a new version of Android running on top of them. The result is a Nexus phone, and for five iterations now that process has repeated, resulting in a smartphone that’s the purest expression of Google’s vision for its mobile platform. Today we’re looking at the Nexus 5.


Google Announces The Nexus 5 and Android 4.4 Details



It’s been leakedteased, and practically dissected for a while now, but today Google is finally making the Nexus 4’s successor official. The Nexus 5 is finally formally announced, and it looks as though all of the initial information we had about it was indeed spot-on.

Monday, November 4, 2013

EVGA X79 Dark Review



Investing into the high performance Intel arena can be expensive.  Alongside that $330/$580/$1050 CPU (or more for Xeons) there has to be a motherboard up to the task.  X79 motherboards run from ~$200 to ~$400, 

Sony VAIO Pro 13: Exceptionally Portable



SONY VAIO PRO 13 SUBJECTIVE EVALUATIONAs our first non-Apple Haswell Ultrabook, the Sony VAIO Pro 13 has a high bar to clear. We’ve seen a few Haswell systems that have delivered on the promise of improved battery life, and in some cases we’ve even seen improved performance. 

Dell Updates 2013 Line of XPS Laptops with Ultra-High Resolution Displays



Going along with the updates to their Venue tablets, which we just posted about, yesterday Dell also announced updates to their XPS line of laptops. There are three new XPS models to cover,