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Honor Announces 4-layer AI architecture @ VivaTech in Paris

Today Honor have announced the launch of their 4- Layer AI Architecture that is going tool allow their ecosystem to integrate across their multi device platform, of laptops, tablets, wearables and phones. This in turn will allow the devices to all communicate seamlessly with each other to enhance …

GameSir redefines the mobile gaming experience with the X4 Aileron Bluetooth controller

With a pocket-sized, versatile design, gamers can enjoy uninterrupted, seamless connectivity and low-latency gaming on-the-go.  Product Specifications:- Working Platform: Android Connectivity: Low-latency Bluetooth ABXY Buttons: Microswitch Hall Effect Sticks Hall Effect Triggers Trigger mode: Analog triggers or hair triggers 2 mappable Back Buttons Customization Software: Yes, GameSir APP …

OnePlus Watch 2 – Review

I have embraced the Android smartwatch journey since the very first smartwatch that I owned back when the latest and greatest smartwatches you could get were running the first iteration of Wear OS (Android Wear), which came out in 2014. So for the last 10 years or so …

European travel made easy with QDOS – all the power you’ll need

If you’re travelling to Europe this summer, QDOS has you covered for all your power charging needs. Whether you’re traveling alone, in a couple or with the kids, don’t waste precious packing space with multiple chargers that you could end up leaving or losing. PowerSnap with Stand Price £39.99 Available: QDOS website …

TRIBIT Announce StormBox Flow Bluetooth Portable Speaker

The TRIBIT StormBox Flow Bluetooth Portable Speaker truly elevates the music experience. With TRIBIT’s exclusive XBass® and RunStretch® technology, this speaker boasts an impressive 25W output power and a whopping 30 hours of playtime. Its sleek yet sturdy design makes it an ideal companion for outdoor adventures, whether …

OnePlus – Watch 2 – Available to pre-order now

The OnePlus Watch 2, poised to hit the market with a wave of anticipation, promises to be a game-changer in the realm of smartwatches at this price point. For those eagerly awaiting its release, here’s an overview of its availability and upcoming pricing. Starting March 4th, the OnePlus …

MWC – Xiaomi 14 Series and More Announced

Xiaomi Unveils the Xiaomi 14 Series: A Leap Forward in Mobile Photography and Performance Hey tech enthusiasts! If you’ve been monitoring our coverage of MWC so far for the next big thing in smartphones, Xiaomi has just dropped some exciting news that’s sure to pique your interest. The …

#MWC24 – Honor Magic6 Pro – Unboxing

So the glitz and glamour of a Live launch event have now finished. We have had some time to give the devices a look over on the stand in all the glory. Now however is the time to get up close and personal with the new Honor Magic6 …

#MWC24 – Honor Magic6 Pro launched

So we are on the ground at the Honor “Discover the Magic” Event and we have just been treated to the keynote from the Honor team and George Zhao. It was full of all the Glitz and Glamour that we have come to expect from big MWC launches. …

We are heading to MWC 2024!!

It has been a long time since I have been able to use the title above for an article but we have arranged for me to attend Mobile World Congress in the beautiful city of Barcelona! I am currently sitting in Stanstead Airport overlooking the runway awaiting to …

Well that shouldn’t have happened!

Welcome back everybody. For those of you who regularly visit the site, you may have noticed we were having some “minor” technical issues over the weekend. Well I am happy to say, despite the rumors we are still here and not going anywhere and everything is back online. …

HONOR Magic V2: The World’s Thinnest Inward Foldable Smartphone on-sale today in the UK.

HONOR, has today announced the availability of the HONOR Magic V2– the thinnest inward-folding smartphone in the world, in Europe, including the UK. The launch event, held today at the Porsche Experience Center in Leipzig, saw over 400 media representatives and partners in attendance, showcasing HONOR’s commitment to innovation and design excellence. The attendees got an exclusive sneak …

QDOS PowerLink Combi 8-in-1 USB-C Hub – Review.

Spec’s In an era where our collection of devices is constantly expanding, the QDOS PowerLink COMBI emerges as a contemporary tech savior. This space grey, multi-port USB-C hub is more than just a gadget; it’s an essential tool for those reliant on digital technology. It’s a compact dynamo …

GameSir G8 Galileo – Review

The power of mobile processors is on the rise, spearheaded by Apple’s A-series and Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chips. Advancements in remote play and game streaming have breathed new life into the market for handheld mobile gaming controllers. Simply connect these controllers to your phone to enjoy a gaming experience …

IQOO 12 review

Snapdragon Ultra Core for more gaming power Ever wondered who iQOO is? They are an independent sub-brand of vivo, a well-known smartphone manufacturer. If you’re unfamiliar with vivo, you’re not alone. They were once part of the BBK Electronics conglomerate, which also houses Oppo and OnePlus. Within this …

Apple halts smartwatch sales and replacements in the US

Apple fans hoping to snag the latest Apple Watch under the Christmas tree will be disappointed as the Series 9 and Ultra models are no longer available online or in stores due to a legal issue. Additionally, repairs for older watches may be delayed due to reported service limitations. Following …

Twelve South HiRise 3 Deluxe – Review

The HiRise 3 Deluxe is a multi-charger that seamlessly complements the design of Apple products. Encased in sleek black aluminium, the HiRise 3 Deluxe multi-charger boasts an elegant vegan leather base and MagSafe charger. With its premium construction and refined aesthetic, the HiRise 3 Deluxe multi-charger effortlessly blends …

Last minute Christmas travel tech gifts From QDOS

PowerLink COMBI 8-in-1 USB-C Hub – £49.99 Space Grey, multi-port USB-C Hub with tuck in cable design Charge your USB-C enabled MacBook/laptop with pass through PD charging at Max 100W. PowerCube TRIO 45W Power Adapter, black – £69.99 45W European PowerCube (Dual Port USB-C power adapter) USB-C to …

GameSir launches the G8 Galileo Mobile Gaming Controller.

With built-in wired Type-C port, Hall Effect Sticks, Hall Effect Analog Triggers, ABXY and Back Buttons as well as pass-through charging GameSir, has unveiled its latest masterpiece, the GameSir G8 Galileo Mobile Gaming Controller, a groundbreaking innovation that redefines the way gamers experience mobile gaming. Drawing inspiration from …

1MORE introduces PistonBuds Pro Q30

With a range of features such as QuietMax technology, versatile listening modes, and 10mm dynamic drivers, 1MORE’s latest earbuds are ideal for all audiophiles Specification Highlights Playtime (ANC Off) Playtime (ANC On) 1MORE a globally distributed premium consumer audio company, has brought to the table a new addition …

Flexispot X2 Power Reciliner – Review

I am getting a bit older in the tooth now than in the early days when I started writing for this site. Now there are a few things that you learn to appreciate more as you get a little older and one of those things is the benefits …

Trust GXT 489 Fayzo Gaming Headset – Review

Digital lifestyle accessories brand Trust has announced its latest entry into the gaming headset market with the GXT 489 Fayzo. This headset focuses on two key areas: affordability and sustainability, and it succeeds on both counts. Priced at just £29.99, the Fayzo is significantly cheaper than most other …

OneOdio announces OpenRock S Open Air Conduction Earbuds with Patented TubeBass™ Technology

Also featuring Dynamic Audio Algorithm and four advanced AI-powered noise-cancelling microphones, the OpenRock S allow wearers to stay aware of surroundings whilst running, cycling or walking, without sacrificing sound quality. Technical Specifications: TubeBass Technology with 16.2mm drivers for superior bass Case Battery Capacity: 750mAh Playback Time: 19 hours (earbuds only), 60 hours (with charging case) Audible Decoding: AAC, SBC Charging Time: 1.5 hours Charging Port: Type C Battery Capacity: 95 mAh (earbuds), 750 mAh (charging case) Bluetooth Version: 5.3 IPX5 water resistance rating OneOdio, a trailblazing name in the world of audio technology, today announces that its latest masterpiece – the OpenRock S Open Air Conduction Earbuds are available on Amazon. Serving as the successor to the acclaimed OpenRock Pro, these earbuds mark a significant evolution in technology, presenting improved features and enhanced battery life, all while maintaining an accessible price point. Open Air Conduction Technology. The OpenRock S embraces innovation at its core by harnessing the power of advanced open air conduction technology. This not only results in a natural and safer auditory encounter but also allows users to stay attuned to their surroundings while indulging in their preferred audio content. The open-fit without any ear plugs allows air pressure to stay equalised whilst ensuring important environmental sounds can still be heard for a safer and more comfortable wearing experience even after hours of use. The earbuds also adopt dual-mark noise reduction and beam-forming tech so that even with the external noises, users are still able to immerse themselves into a soundtrack or phone call, making them perfect for outdoor fitness enthusiasts. AI Four Noise-Cancelling Microphones. Equipped with state-of-the-art AI-powered noise-cancelling technology, the OpenRock S introduces a paradigm shift in communication. The earbuds are designed to capture and isolate the user’s voice while expertly filtering out ambient noise. This technology ensures that calls remain clear and uninterrupted, irrespective of the environment, offering unparalleled call quality. Dynamic Audio Algorithm and Patented TubeBass™ Technology. The OpenRock S elevates audio quality to new heights with its dynamic audio algorithm. This algorithm enriches the listening experience, delivering impeccable sound quality across all music genres. Further enhancing the auditory journey is the patented TubeBass™ Technology, which intricately enhances bass and music rhythm, utlising the 12.2mm dynamic drivers, resulting in an acoustic experience that’s nothing short of extraordinary. Crafted for Comfort and Performance. With user comfort at its forefront, the OpenRock S boasts an ergonomic design engineered for extended usage. The lightweight construction and soft materials ensure a secure fit without compromising comfort, making it an ideal companion for sports, workouts, and daily activities. Additionally, the patented adjustable ear hook design ensures a secure and customizable fit for a variety of ear shapes. Built to Brave: IPX5 Water Resistance. Certified with an IPX5 water-resistant rating, the OpenRock S is built to conquer challenging environments. From intense workouts to outdoor adventures, these earbuds can withstand sweat and light rain, rendering them a reliable audio solution for any situation. Seamless Convenience: Extended Battery Life and Intuitive Controls. The OpenRock S seamlessly combines functionality and convenience, offering an impressive battery life. With a case battery capacity of 750mAh, the earbuds provide up to 19 hours of playback time (earbuds only) and an astounding 60 hours with the charging case. The included charging case ensures uninterrupted audio enjoyment on the go. The intuitive touch controls integrated into the earbuds enable effortless management of audio playback, calls, and voice assistants. Effortless Connectivity: Bluetooth Version 5.3. The OpenRock S harnesses Bluetooth Version 5.3 technology for seamless device pairing. Bid farewell to tangled wires and relish in uninterrupted connectivity.   The OneOdio OpenRock S Open Air Conduction Earbuds are now available on Amazon.com for $99.99 and Amazon UK for £89.99. They are also available on the official OneOdio website

GameSir launches its T4 Cyclone and T4 Cyclone Pro multi-platform wireless gaming controllers for the ultimate gaming experience

With full Hall Effect sensors on the sticks, and triggers on both controllers, they are both programmable and feature customization software. GameSir, a leading provider of innovative, high quality gaming peripherals, today launches its T4 Cyclone and T4 Cyclone Pro multi-platform wireless gaming controllers to bring an immersive and precise experience to gamers. Both controllers offer impressive precision and customization options with tri-mode connectivity. The white T4 Cyclone has a Switch ABXY layout with membrane buttons whereas the black T4 Cyclone Pro is an Xbox ABXY layout with Micro Switch buttons and also includes a low-latency wireless dongle.   GameSir T4 Cyclone – Switch ABXY Layout Available to buy for $49.99/£55.99 from Amazon US, Amazon Canada, Amazon UK, and gamesir.hk. Specs T4 Cyclone Specifications: Working Platform: Windows 7/10 or above, Switch, iOS 13 or above, Android 8.0 or above Connection: Bluetooth (for Switch, iOS & Android), Wireless Dongle (for PC), Wired (for PC, Switch, iOS and Android devices) axis Gyro: Yes ABXY Buttons: Membrane, 5 million-click lifespan Hall Effect Sticks: Yes Analog Triggers: Yes, Hall Effect Magnetic Sensors Rumble Motors: Yes, 2 in total, in 2 grips Back Buttons: Yes, 2 Back Buttons Customization Software: Yes, GameSir App Battery: 860 mAh rechargeable lithium-ion battery Wireless Dongle: No Phone Holder: No Product Size: 156*103*63 mm / 6.14*4.06*2.48 in Net Weight: 220 g …

OnePlus and Oppo to release new Folding phone at the same time

OnePlus will finally enter the folding phone market very soon and in doing so will be embracing their company Tag line “Never Settle”. The phone will be launched alongside OnePlus’s sister company OPPO which has had a presence in both the book-style foldables and clamshell style fold for …

Cat S75 – Review

Time for me to get stuck into the review of the CAT S75 phone from Bullitt. I have been using the phone for the past few weeks as my daily driver and I have been able to put it through its paces as my daily use device This …

CAT S75 by Bullitt – Unboxing

Today we have got something a little bit different as I am unboxing not just a phone but a satellite communication device and a work tool for those of us who aren’t afraid to get a bit mucky in the pursuit of an income.I am of course talking …

OnePlus Nord Buds 2 – Review

When I was working on the review of the OnePlus Nord CE 3 Lite 5G, I was fortunate enough to also have the chance to do some testing on the OnePlus Nord Buds 2 which are OnePlus’s latest in their headphone lineup. I have not done many reviews …