Today we’re looking at a high-end Bluetooth speaker from Poweradd. The speaker boasts four drivers and IPX7 water and dust resistance, housed in a large yet portable body. It sounds like a winning combination for £50, but how well implemented are these ideas? Join us as we find out!Specs & FeaturesBluetooth 4.2 connection + 3.5mm auxiliary input Four speakers + DSP technology: 13W x2 + 5W x2 Works as portable power bank (4000mAh) Up to 24 hours of battery life (at low volume) IPX7 water resistant housingDesign
The PowerAdd is a chunky speaker, with four drivers packed into a 227 x 88 x 67mm enclosure. The rugged design comes complete with sixteen false Torx [...]
Today we’ve got a special double-feature: two EasyAcc charger reviews for the price of none! We’re looking at their £19 30W USB-C wall charger and their £22 10,000mAh Quick Charge power bank. Let’s get started.Specs & Features10,000mAh Power Bank
Super portable Quick Charge 3.0 Built-in flashlight Multi-protection system Type-C Mains Charger
1.6 metre USB Type-C cable UK mains plug (non-removable) 30W Power Delivery and Quick Charge Certified safe, advanced EMI shieldDesign & Features
Let’s look at the Type-C mains charger first. As you can see, it’s a pretty standard setup — a chunky UK mains adapter [...]
The Linner NC50 is a set of Bluetooth in-ear headphones, with the rather rare feature of active noise cancellation. They go for just £52 online, so can they deliver what they promise without cutting too many corners? Let’s find out!FeaturesAdvanced noise cancelling technology free yourself from external noise, airplane cabin noise, city traffic or busy office by flipping the switch when you needed. Connect easily to your device via Bluetooth, provide mega bass and clear mid tones, enjoy hands-free calling thanks to the integrated microphone and wireless design. 3x pairs of ear tips hooks (S/M/L) block out further noise while providing a comfortable fit. 200mAh [...]
Today we continue our capsule review series with a quick test of the QacQoc USB-C to HDMI adapter. We’ve put it through its paces, and here’s what we’ve learned about this essential £15 adapter.Manufacturer’s specs & featuresUSB-C 3.1 SuperSpeed input (up to 10Gb/s) HDMI output up to 4K / 60Hz Ultra-portable (45 x 23 x 10mm, 18.1 grams) Sleek aluminium finish that matches MacBookDesign
As described, this USB-C to HDMI adapter has an aluminium finish that provides a sense of durability and style. The adapter is quite small, making it easily man-portable even for those with weaker strength [...]
Today we’re looking at a trio of protective cases for the Samsung Galaxy Note 8. These cases come courtesy of Tudia, an accessories firm founded in Minnesota in 2013. We have two different models to show you — the Tamm in black (right in the picture above) and the Merge in metallic grey and mint (centre and left, respectively). Let’s get right into it!
We’ll be accompanied on this brief review with our new favourite friend, a mysterious craft used by a Doctor of some renown.
You can see that each case possesses a two-tone design; the Tamm has a carbon fibre effect on the top and bottom while the Merge has a simpler black [...]
We have another quick review today: a jack-of-all-trades USB-C hub. Designed for the MacBook, Chromebook Pixel and other USB-C devices, this hub allows you to turn a single port into eight: you can connect three USB 3.0 devices, connect a monitor or projector via HDMI, connect to wired networks via ethernet, plug in Micro SD or SD cards and even charge your device using USB-C Power Delivery at the same time. It’s a pretty sweet list of features, but how does it actually work?Specs & FeaturesUSB-C Power Delivery pass-through for MacBook, Chromebook & other devices 3x USB 3.0 ports, HDMI, gigabit ethernet, Micro SD card slot, SD card slot HDMI supports 4K [...]