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Amazon Fire TV review
Home Cinema 4 out of 5

Amazon Fire TV review

By 24 October 2014

When we first encountered the Amazon Fire TV and wrote our original review, it was a US product only. Since then though it has made it onto the UK market too and, with hindsight and time on its side, the UK version has implemented some of the things missing... >>

Amazon Fire HD 7 review
Tablets 4 out of 5

Amazon Fire HD 7 review

By 17 October 2014

Timing is everything and in the case of the Fire HD 7 tablet, Amazon has been dealt a particularly unlucky slice of it. Had the Fire HD arrived in our hands before we had a chance to play with the Tesco Hudl 2, we'd be impressed by the refresh to Amazon's... >>

Spending time with the flagship Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 (hands-on)
Tablets

Spending time with the flagship Amazon Fire HDX 8.9 (hands-on)

By 3 October 2014

Amazon's autumn/winter 2014 tablet and eBook reader refresh is headed by the Fire HDX 8.9, an 8.9-inch powerhouse of a slate that sits at the top of the retailer's line-up. Unlike the 6 and 7-inch Fire HD tablets that are more aimed at the family unit... >>

Amazon Fire HD 6 and 7 tablets embrace the cheap and cheerful path, we go hands-on
Tablets

Amazon Fire HD 6 and 7 tablets embrace the cheap and cheerful path, we go hands-on

By 2 October 2014

In the first year without the Kindle branding, the Fire tablets have responded to the threat Tesco's Hudl poses it seems. Tesco is about to unveil its follow-up device to the incredibly successful family-centric tablet from last year and Amazon has adapted... >>

Amazon Kindle Voyage redefines the premium eBook reader experience, we go hands-on
Gadgets

Amazon Kindle Voyage redefines the premium eBook reader experience, we go hands-on

By 2 October 2014

Amazon's refresh of its Kindle eBook readers this year seems like a massive leap forward for a technology that has surely been hit hard by the rise in tablets, not least the brand's own Fire devices. The Amazon Kindle Voyage is leading the way and if... >>

Flappy Birds Family with multiplayer, we go hands-on
Gaming

Flappy Birds Family with multiplayer, we go hands-on

By 4 August 2014

We'll confess: We played, or rather attempted to play, Flappy Bird. You know, that ridiculously viral and addictive game that became a huge success earlier this year before the developer randomly pulled it from both the Android and iOS App Stores without... >>

Amazon Fire Phone review
Phones 3 out of 5

Amazon Fire Phone review

By 8 September 2014

Amazon is trying to prove once again that it is more than just an online retail giant. Sort of. The company has come up with a new phone called the Fire Phone, complete with Dynamic Perspective screen for a viewing experience unlike any other. Although... >>

Amazon says the Fujifilm Instax Share SP-1 printer will fly off shelves this Christmas, here's why
Gadgets

Amazon says the Fujifilm Instax Share SP-1 printer will fly off shelves this Christmas, here's why

By 17 July 2014

Although the Fujifilm Instax Share SP-1 printer has been available for a couple of months, Amazon is predicting it will be a huge success for Christmas. During the retailer's annual Christmas in July event in London, a company spokesman told Pocket-lint... >>

Hands-on: Amazon Prime Music streaming service (web, desktop, and mobile) review
Audio

Hands-on: Amazon Prime Music streaming service (web, desktop, and mobile) review

By 14 June 2014

Amazon has introduced a new streaming service in the US called Amazon Prime Music. The company said it provides unlimited, ad-free access to "over a million songs and hunderds of custom-built playlists". And there's no subscription fee. You just have... >>

Amazon Fire TV streaming box and game controller pictures and hands-on
Home Cinema

Amazon Fire TV streaming box and game controller pictures and hands-on

By 2 April 2014

Amazon has finally entered the set-top box space with its newly-announced Fire TV. And it can do everything, including stream movies and television shows, displaying photos, and allow users to game - directly from their television sets. The actual Fire... >>