D-Link G415 4G Smart Router Review
Posted on 27-Jun-2022 17:24 Reviews, Consumer Electronics, by M Freitas
D-Link has launched the G415, an AX1500 4G Smart Router that allows you to use your SIM card to share a 3G or 4G mobile network access through a dedicated Wi-Fi 6 network or any of its three gigabit Ethernet ports.
Philips Hue Starter Kit Review
Posted on 4-Jun-2022 11:10 Reviews, Consumer Electronics, by M Freitas
I have just received a Philips Hue Starter Kit for a fresh look at it. My previous experience, six years ago, was very much looking at its API and programming actions. A lot of things changed over the years and since then smart assistants made a big push into the consumer market, so now would be a good time to look at the kit again.
HP Omen 16 Review
Posted on 12-May-2022 17:56 Reviews, Computing, by M Freitas
It's been some time since I have the chance to play with a large laptop, and the HP Omen 16 2021 gaming laptop is one large beast.
Synology RT6600ax Review
Posted on 11-May-2022 15:00 Reviews, Consumer Electronics, by M Freitas
Synology is introducing the RT6600ax router, a few months after being unveiled during their Synology 2022 online event. I had a review unit installed here at home for a couple of weeks now and will write down some of my observations about it.
OPPO Find X5 Pro Review
Posted on 3-May-2022 17:42 Reviews, Consumer Electronics, by M Freitas
Phone manufacturer OPPO has been a constant presence in New Zealand market share lists over the last few years, with IDC pointing out OPPO is on the top three here.
EPOS Adapt 260 Review
Posted on 4-Apr-2022 18:30 Reviews, Consumer Electronics, by M Freitas
While I have been looking at high-end earbuds and headphones for personal use, there's a huge market for business devices. EPOS offerings cover this market and I had a chance to look at their EPOS Adapt 260, a double-sided Bluetooth headset with a USB dongle.
JBL Tune 230NC Review
Posted on 31-Jan-2022 17:10 Reviews, Consumer Electronics, by M Freitas
Sound brand JBL has released its take on true wireless, noise-cancelling earbuds for active users. The Tune 230NC comes with the now familiar pebble-sized charging case, which also works as a backup charger.
Fitbit Charge 5 Review
Posted on 22-Dec-2021 13:00 Reviews, Health, by M Freitas
Fitbit, now a Google company, is a pioneer in health tracking technology. It started with step tracking devices, hiding the technology complexity behind its easy-to-use interfaces and introducing gamification with weekly leaderboards and friends lists. Enters the Fitbit Charge 5, its most advanced tracker to date.
Technics EAH-AZ40 Earbuds Review
Posted on 1-Dec-2021 17:30 Reviews, Consumer Electronics, by M Freitas
Technics has existed for more than 50 years. Part of the Panasonic Corporation, it is well known for making high-quality sound gear for consumers and professional DJs. This includes a recent series of earbuds, which include a higher-end EAH-AZ60 and a more mainstream model, the Technics EAH-AZ40.
Poly Voyager Focus 2 UC Headset Review
Posted on 30-Nov-2021 17:30 Reviews, Consumer Electronics, by M Freitas
The world has changed and our ways of working seem to be here to stay. Everyone has adapted to online meetings and it seems there are some that think the experience can be unsatisfying most of the time. There are some things we can do to minimise distractions during online meetings.
HP+ Smart Printing Review
Posted on 27-Nov-2021 10:30 Reviews, Consumer Electronics, by M Freitas
This review is a bit different in that I got to experience some hardware, software and services with it. This is because HP+ Smart Printing works as an integrated printing platform for your home or small office.