CES2013 archive

  • Fujifilm FinePix S8200 pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Fujifilm FinePix S8200 pictures and hands-on

    By 13 January 2013

    Fujifilm wasn't all about the sequel to its X100 at CES. The camera manufacturer also rolled out a big selection of bridge cameras: the S8200, S8300, S8400 and S8500.  All four are identical,except for the length of their attached zooms, starting at...

  • Samsung WB250F pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Samsung WB250F pictures and hands-on

    By 13 January 2013

    The Samsung WB250F is one of a handful of Wi-Fi-enabled compact cameras to be announced at this year's Consumer Electronics Show. Pocket-lint went along to Samsung's show stand see what all the connected camera fuss was about. The WB250F is, according...

  • House of Marley Riddim on-ear headphones pictures and hands-on
    Audio

    House of Marley Riddim on-ear headphones pictures and hands-on

    By 13 January 2013

    House of Marley hasn't scrimped on its audio product output as this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The Riddim headphones add to the mix of other on-ear options unveiled, and their patterned design looks like an eye-catcher to us. The canvas-coated...

  • HP EliteBook Revolve 810 pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    HP EliteBook Revolve 810 pictures and hands-on

    By 13 January 2013

    Windows 8 has brought with it all manner of screen implementations. The HP EliteBook Revolve 810 has opted for a central pivot to swivel its 11.6-inch screen around from a laptop-like position into a more tablet-esque, touchscreen-favourable position....

  • Sony Cyber-shot H200 superzoom pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Sony Cyber-shot H200 superzoom pictures and hands-on

    By 13 January 2013

    If one thing's true it's that entry-level, limited zoom compact cameras are in decline. Sony's answer? An affordable, 26x optical zoom model: the Cyber-shot H200. With an asking price of £200, or $250 in the US, there's plenty of zoom on offer for the...

  • House of Marley Harambe on-ear headphones pictures and hands-on
    Audio

    House of Marley Harambe on-ear headphones pictures and hands-on

    By 13 January 2013

    The baby of House of Marley's headphone range, the Harambe on-ear headphones, were on display at this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. "Harambee", a Swahili word, literally translates as "let's pull together", which is a fitting...

  • House of Marley Buffalo Soldier on-ear headphones pictures and hands-on
    Audio

    House of Marley Buffalo Soldier on-ear headphones pictures and hands-on

    By 12 January 2013

    We got our headphone-loving hands on a pair of House of Marley's Buffalo Soldier on-ear cans when out in the heart of America at the Consumer Electronics Show 2013. Some things are just meant to be.  House of Marley's ethos is all about using recycled...

  • Sony Cyber-shot TF1 tough camera pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Sony Cyber-shot TF1 tough camera pictures and hands-on

    By 12 January 2013

    Sony's latest waterproof compact camera, the TF1, has a name that, when said fast enough, sounds a lot like "Tough One". Which is most apt as it's also sand, freeze and dustproof, as well as being tough enough to survive watery plunges down to 10m. When...

  • Samsung WB30F pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Samsung WB30F pictures and hands-on

    By 12 January 2013

    The Samsung WB30F may be small and have a more-basic spec than its other WB-series counterparts, but it still racks up that one all-important feature: Wi-Fi connectivity as standard. If it says "WB" then it's connected is the general rule, even at this...

  • Lenovo IdeaPad U310 Touch laptop pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    Lenovo IdeaPad U310 Touch laptop pictures and hands-on

    By 12 January 2013

    Lenovo's range is taking full advantage of Windows 8's touch-enabled technology by updating its laptop ranges with touchscreens. The 13-inch IdeaPad U310 (alongside the 14-inch U410 not shown here), announced at this year's Consumer Electronics Show,...

  • Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 Touch 15-inch laptop pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 Touch 15-inch laptop pictures and hands-on

    By 12 January 2013

    The Lenovo IdeaPad Z500 Touch adds a touchscreen and Windows 8 to its existing Z-series line, bringing the models bang up to date with the current touch trend. The 15-inch Z500 Touch - which joins the 14-inch Z400 Touch - fuses simple, elegant design...

  • Aston Martin Vanquish 2014 pictures and eyes-on
    Cars

    Aston Martin Vanquish 2014 pictures and eyes-on

    By 12 January 2013

    Las Vegas is a city full of visual treats, but here's something we didn't expect to see on the Consumer Electronics Show floor: the 2014 model of the Aston Martin Vanquish. Hubba, hubba. The Brit-born company's latest motor sure is a visual treat, one...

  • iMD Smart Filing System pictures and hands-on
    Gadgets

    iMD Smart Filing System pictures and hands-on

    By 12 January 2013

    Sometimes at CES even we were surprised by just what ideas people have had in the previous 12 months. This year, a man has decided that what we need in the internet age is a new, high-tech way of storing our old paper files. As crazy as it might at first...

  • Huawei: New P series Android smartphone at Mobile World Congress
    Phones

    Huawei: New P series Android smartphone at Mobile World Congress

    By 11 January 2013

    Huawei will announce a new P series Android smartphone at Mobile World Congress 2013 in Barcelona next month.  As we previously reported, at the close of the Huawei CES 2013 press conference, Richard Yu, CEO of Consumer Business Group at Huawei, said:...

  • Samsung WB800F pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Samsung WB800F pictures and hands-on

    By 11 January 2013

    Samsung's going in hard when it comes to camera connectivity, with all its new compacts coming loaded with Wi-Fi, including the WB800F model. The WB800F is fairly large in the hand because of the considerable 21x optical zoom lens. We're not talking superzoom...

  • Netflix 4K Ultra High Definition video streaming pictures and hands-on
    Home Cinema

    Netflix 4K Ultra High Definition video streaming pictures and hands-on

    By 11 January 2013

    There's little doubt that the major story of CES 2013 has been Ultra High Definition (UHD), the name attached to what many still call 4K video. Every major manufacturer has a range of TVs featuring the higher resolution of 3840 x 2160, some LED some even...

  • LG Pocket Photo Android NFC printer pictures and hands-on
    Gadgets

    LG Pocket Photo Android NFC printer pictures and hands-on

    By 11 January 2013

    Brought out in Korea at the end of last year, it seems that the LG Pocket Photo - an Android-friendly portable printer with NFC capabilities - will be expanding out to other regions soon. In among the 4K UHDTVs and OLED displays on the LG stand at the...

  • Panasonic at CES 2013: 4K OLED, action cam and compacts
    Cameras

    Panasonic at CES 2013: 4K OLED, action cam and compacts

    By 11 January 2013

    Panasonic's stand at CES 2013 has glittered with AV and imaging debutantes as ever. In all the bright lights and camera flashes, of course, it can be hard to take stock of everything that the Japanese company has launched. Not to mention it's all brought...

  • Olympus Tough TG-2 waterproof compact camera pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Olympus Tough TG-2 waterproof compact camera pictures and hands-on

    By 11 January 2013

    The Olympus Tough TG-2 looks set finally to elevate the tough camera concept to new heights. When we first saw the original TG-1, complete with its f/2.0 maximum aperture lens at the widest angle setting, we liked where the concept was going but found...

  • Sony at CES 2013: Xperia Z, 56-inch 4K OLED TV and more
    Phones

    Sony at CES 2013: Xperia Z, 56-inch 4K OLED TV and more

    By 11 January 2013

    Sony at CES 2013 has been quite the brand to behold, largely because of one product that seems to be of particular interest, but more on the Sony Xperia Z in a moment. Yes, there was more on offer from the Japanese giant at the annual Las Vegas tech binge...

  • Jabra Revo Wireless and Vox headphones ask to be 'used and abused'
    Audio

    Jabra Revo Wireless and Vox headphones ask to be 'used and abused'

    By 11 January 2013

    Jabra has announced the latest addition to its headphone range with the launch of the Jabra Revo Wireless, Jabra Revo and Jabra Vox. Jabra is pushing the tough nature of its headphones, with the use of an aluminium frame, steel hinges and shatterproof...

  • There's a chance the Valve CES booth team have gone mad
    Gaming

    There's a chance the Valve CES booth team have gone mad

    By 11 January 2013

    One of the stories from CES this year that has gained traction has been about the new Steam gaming PC. Since news broke about the rumoured device, it seems that members of the press have besieged the Steam booth and demanded to be given a look at the...

  • EA Sports MVP Carbon by Monster headphones pictures and hands-on
    Gaming

    EA Sports MVP Carbon by Monster headphones pictures and hands-on

    By 11 January 2013

    The gaming headset market has been growing rapidly of late. Thanks to the proliferation of multiplayer online game experiences, players are ditching the flimsy earpieces that tend to come with their consoles and taking up beefy cans instead. So it comes...

  • Casio G-Shock GB-5600A Bluetooth iPhone watch pictures and hands-on
    Gadgets

    Casio G-Shock GB-5600A Bluetooth iPhone watch pictures and hands-on

    By 11 January 2013

    Smart watches seem to be one of the big trends at this year's CES trade show, and one of the first out of the blocks with a Bluetooth v4.0 timepiece was Casio, with its Casio G-Shock GB-6900 shown at last year's event and released a few months ago in...

  • Genius 'Ring Presenter' is a computer mouse that you wear on your finger
    Gadgets

    Genius 'Ring Presenter' is a computer mouse that you wear on your finger

    By 10 January 2013

    It's all happening in Vegas at the Consumer Electronics Show. Big 4K screens, big smartphones and, er, a teeny wearable computer mouse that slips over the finger? Yup, that'll be the Genius Ring Presenter then. What may at first sound rather bonkers does...