The Power supply is a component that has become increasingly important in recent years as the wattage requirements for parts ramp up and customers become more aware of their system’s impact on the environment – and their wallet.
Because of this many companies have begun producing PSUs, leading to a pretty convuluted marketplace, making it hard to decide which one to go for. While XSR doesn’t have the budget for a full power supply test run, we can do a couple of quick checks which will let you know whether you can put a unit on your maybe list, or strike it off altogether.
Today I’m looking at the Thermaltake [...]
The Snappy Smart Webcam is a budget offering from Speedlink, providing a portable webcam capable of capturing images, videos and audio. It’s only a few quid so I don’t expect the world, but does it cover the basics well enough?
Read on to see how the Speedlink Snappy Smart Webcam fares.Features:USB webcam high VGA resolution of 640×480 pixels take photos at up to 8 megapixels (interpolated) integrated microphone 4× digital zoom face tracking record videos at up to 30fps desk stand and fold-out monitor mount practical snapshot button rotates 360 degrees manual focus from 30mm to infinity 1.2m cable