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 [...]
The Philips 272P7VPTKEB is a catchily-named monitor designed for creative types. The monitor is built around a 4K IPS panel with 10-bit colour, which should translate into a sharp and colour-accurate picture ideal for image editing, animation, CAD/CAM, colour grading and other professional pursuits. The 27-inch panel is expansive without taking up too much desk space, while the inclusion of a webcam and USB ports should make this a convenient part of any office. Here’s our review.Design
This Philips monitor comes with a modern design, comprising of that 4K panel surrounded by a relatively thin black bezel.
Press on the top of the monitor, and a small [...]
The EZCast 4K dongle is designed to make it easy to get content from your phone, tablet or computer onto the biggest screen in your room, whether that’s a TV, monitor or projector. It supports three popular standards — Miracast, AirPlay and DNLA — and is also available in app form for all major platforms. The EZCast 4K costs £48, making it some £20 cheaper than the similarly 4K-capable Chromecast Ultra. Let’s put it to the test!Specs & [...]
GoPro make the most well known action cameras, but there are plenty of imitators that promise many of the same features at a dramatically lower cost. For instance, the GoPro Hero5 boasts 4K video recording at 30 fps for £360, while the Tec.Bean 4K Sports Action Camera does the same thing at £50. It’s easy to see why these lesser-known brands have captured a decent share of the market, but do they offer the same experience as the real deal? Let’s answer that in our quick review.Features & specifications4K / 30fps, 1080p / 60fps, 720p / 90fps 16-megapixel photos 170-degree wide angle lens Video, photo, burst photo, time lapse, car mode WiFi and free app [...]
Today we’re looking at three video adapters from ICZI. We received these together, tested them together, and now we’re writing a review together. How sweet. Let’s get started!1. DisplayPort to HDMI adapter What does it do?Converts a DisplayPort input into an HDMI input Useful for desktops or laptops with DP but no (free) HDMI 3840 x 2160 @ 30Hz, 1920 x 1080 @ 120Hz Only works one-way (DP to HDMI) 30 day free returns, one year warrantyDoes it work?
Yup, we connected it to our desktop’s DisplayPort on a GTX 1080 and connected a monitor via HDMI. No configuration was required beyond switching to the HDMI input on our monitor.
Today we’re doing something a little different — we’re reviewing two laptops at once, as we examine Gigabyte’s P35X and P37X v6. Both models are equipped with 4K screens, Core i7 processors and one of Nvidia’s latest GPUs: the mighty GTX 1070. Backed with the latest tech, these premium laptops should absolutely scream. Let’s put them to the test!