Archive for Richard Knight

  • Asus Eee PC 1008HA notebook
    4 out of 5

    Asus Eee PC 1008HA notebook

    By 2 September 2009

    The Asus Eee PC 1008HA more or less has the same innards as 1005HA, only they’ve sheared a good deal off its overall size and wound up with a netbook that’s only 1-inch thick at it’s thickest point and with the lid closed. The two netbooks do have...

  • Asus Eee PC 1005HA notebook
    4 out of 5

    Asus Eee PC 1005HA notebook

    By 24 August 2009

    The Asus Eee PC range of netbooks has undergone a design and a name change recently, which we’ve been told will be carried throughout all the upcoming family of Eee PCs. This "Seashell" design reflects exactly that, a seashell, with its curved lid and...

  • HTC Snap
    3.5 out of 5

    HTC Snap

    By 20 August 2009

    We’re starting to see more and more Windows Mobile based handsets from HTC once again, with the likes of the Touch Diamond2 and Touch Pro2 making a hit recently and now the HTC BlackBerry-esque looking device has arrived. This latest handset from them...

  • Leyio personal sharing device
    4.5 out of 5

    Leyio personal sharing device

    By 27 July 2009

    You may not be familiar with the company Leyio, but you may be familiar with their products as for many years they’ve been in the personal satellite navigation business making products for HP, palm and even those ViaMichelin devices. In their latest...

  • HTC Touch Pro2
    4.5 out of 5

    HTC Touch Pro2

    By 24 July 2009

    HTC is more known of late for their phones running the Google mobile OS. What might be slipping from the public’s memory is their history of handsets running Windows Mobile. This latest handset is another one of their sequels, with the HTC Touch Diamond2...

  • MSI Wind Top AE1900 desktop PC
    4.5 out of 5

    MSI Wind Top AE1900 desktop PC

    By 22 July 2009

    We’re all familiar with what a netbooks and a nettops are: they’re low cost, lower powered CPU-based computers that are really just for surfing the web and light computing tasks. Expanding on these products are all-in-one computers, which take the...

  • MSI X-slim X340 notebook
    4.5 out of 5

    MSI X-slim X340 notebook

    By 17 June 2009

    MSI unveiled their X-Slim series of portable computers way back in January, at the Las Vegas Consumer Electronic Show. The X340 made a bit of a splash at the event due to its look, design, overall size and build quality, which were all fairly impressive...

  • Asus Eee PC T91 notebook
    4 out of 5

    Asus Eee PC T91 notebook

    By 3 June 2009

    The Asus Eee PC range has been ever evolving, starting out with the very first netbook and then moving on to the nettop – their desktop equivalent of the netbook, more or less based on the same hardware only without a screen. Now comes along another...

  • MSI Wind U115 Hybrid notebook
    4 out of 5

    MSI Wind U115 Hybrid notebook

    By 29 May 2009

    MSI’s latest netbook comes along boasting a long battery life and large storage with a quirky exclusive edge over the competition. Do all the specifications on paper match up with real life use, or do the claims of the manufacturer fall short in delivering...

  • Asus F70SL notebook
    2.5 out of 5

    Asus F70SL notebook

    By 11 May 2009

    Asus' latest notebook comes pitched as an entertainment- or multimedia-centric computer, with a design to its casing similar to that of Aurora Borealis. The F70 we saw for review came with an Intel Dual Core 2.16GHz processor, 4GB of RAM and a single...

  • Sony Ericsson W705
    4 out of 5

    Sony Ericsson W705

    By 7 May 2009

    Announced at the European MTV awards at the tail end of last year and for the only reason that they needed something to announce, the Sony Ericsson Walkman W705 has only recently found its way to be included in a network's portfolio. There are a plethora...

  • Asus S121 notebook
    4.5 out of 5

    Asus S121 notebook

    By 23 April 2009

    Netbooks aren’t especially well known for their stylish designer looks. Most of them look rather like bog standard, fairly cheap looking, OEM products. Coincidentally, Asus actually has OEM’d out their Eee PC netbooks for the education market with...

  • Nokia E75
    4.5 out of 5

    Nokia E75

    By 17 April 2009

    Nokia aren’t especially well known for their full sized QWERTY keyboard based mobile phones, with the exception of their Communicator series which firmly falls into the business handset category without a doubt. Their upcoming N97, a phone that also...

  • Asus W90 notebook
    4.5 out of 5

    Asus W90 notebook

    By 13 April 2009

    Asus have become a well known and established name over the years for their peripherals and products; these range vastly from motherboards to the very first netbook. What they aren’t so well known for is their high end gaming laptops that are outstanding...