Ever since Apple launched the first iPad, other manufacturers have been playing catchup. The Eee PC Transformer is a unique rival from Asus, and in lots of ways this Android-based tablet is actually better than the Apple iPad 2. Read on for our first impressions.
Take the Eee PC Transformer out of its box, and the most obvious thing about it is the quality. Gone are the days when the Eee PC …Read more
Along with its new G Series Hi-Fi, Sony also overhauled its Walkman W Series MP3 player today, packing all you’ll need into a neat looking pair of headphones. The Sony Walkman NWZ-W260 is water-resistant, does without wires, and Sony even claims it’s “washable”.
The Sony Walkman W Series has been around for a little while, but it now has a new, sleeker design. With no wires, a remote co…Read more
WebOS has turned out to be one of the more capable phone and tablet operating systems on the market, but it’s currently held back by a lack of decent apps. HP hopes that a better, faster version of the HP TouchPad will help. We’re not so sure.
The latest version of the HP TouchPad – dubbed the TouchPad 4G – gets HSPA+ radios, speeding up web browsing and downloads, and also gets a faste…Read more
More and more people may be opting for iPod docks over traditional stereos, but that hasn’t stopped Sony from releasing the G Series – the Japanese company’s latest micro Hi-Fi. Designed to take full advantage of digital music – including the ability to stream music from your iPhone, iPad and computer – it offers everything you need to stay entertained.
In a world of cheap iPod docks, ...Read more
If style is as important to you as features when buying a new TV, Loewe’s new Art 37 LED could be the perfect choice. At 37 inches, it’s the perfect size for most living rooms, and is also packed with the latest technology.
It’s the design of the Loewe Art 37 that stands out the most, but we particularly like the ability to stream music and video files from home networks. This means you’ll …Read more
Earlier this morning, we saw lots of reports of an upcoming music service for Microsoft’s Xbox. Initial articles pointed at the service having over 11 million songs, and being launched this autumn, but it looks like there’s been a bit of confusion. To find out what’s actually happening with music on the Xbox, join us after the break.
It seems like music streaming services have been the new …Read more
It seems like a different lifetime when DJs needed to take boxes of records around with them to mix music, with gadgets cropping up left, right and centre to take advantage of MP3 players. The latest mixing deck – the iDJ Live – is designed to work with your Apple iPad, and also offers a big onscreen app to go with it.
In addition to the iPad, the iDJ Live is compatible with the Apple i…Read more
The Apple iPod has dominated the MP3 market for years, but that hasn’t stopped other manufacturers from releasing their own gadgets The Philips GoGear Muse 3 is the latest to take on the iPod, and features an innovative equaliser feature for getting the best out of your songs. Read on to find out more.
The Philips GoGear Muse 3 is an MP3 player with a 3.2-inch screen. It features either 8GB …Read more
If you’ve just bought yourself a new iPod, one of the first things you’ll notice is just how poor the standard earphones are. It’s well worth upgrading, and those around you will also thank you if you opt for a pair of headphones that leak less sound. Klipsch’s Mode are well worth a look, offering active noise cancellation, although they’re not exactly cheap.
Headphones with noise cancellat…Read more
Nokia may be switching to Windows Phone rather than continuing with its own MeeGo OS, but we’ve been playing with the Nokia N9, and it’s an absolute cracker. Read on to find out what we think about Nokia’s new range-topping smartphone.
With Nokia wanting to switch to Windows Phone, the MeeGo-based Nokia N9 looks like having a limited shelf life, and it’s not even likely to go on sale in thi…Read more