Reviews & hands-on

  • Online 3 out of 5

    Cisco Linksys X3000 review

    By 18 May 2012

    We're on the hunt for the best domestic router we can find. Why? Because routers play a huge part in your home these days, and too many of them are utter rubbish. Cisco is one of the biggest names in networking hardware, and its name carries a gravitas...

  • Cameras

    Flip Action Tripod hands-on

    By 19 April 2011

    Flip may be in its death throes after being axed by Cisco, but we managed to get our hands on their Action Tripod, something we’ve been wanting for a while. Flip have always pushed the action angle on their Flip camcorders and the Action Tripod provides...

  • Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Flip Video UltraHD review

    By 23 December 2010

    Flip more or less invented the pocket camcorder market so when we heard that it was launching an updated range, we were very keen to get our mitts on them. The third-generation Flip UltraHD is similar to the last model, with its 720p video capture, although...

  • Cameras 3.5 out of 5

    Flip Mino HD 2nd gen camcorder review

    By 26 March 2010

    The new Flip Mino HD comes in to replace its predecessor and making a few changes to the last iteration of the pocket camcorder. We'd like to take credit for forcing Flip-now-Cisco's hand, but we're sure it wasn't down to us alone. We pulled it up on...

  • Online 3.5 out of 5

    Cisco Linksys Media Hub NMH405 review

    By 9 July 2009

    As we amass digital content, it becomes more of a problem storing, sharing and protecting that content. The Media Hub from Cisco, under the acquired Linksys banner, aims to do just that. The Media Hub comes in various versions, we tested the NMH405, which...

  • Audio 0 out of 5

    Linksys by Cisco Wireless Home Audio - First Look review

    By 21 January 2009

    The Linksys by Cisco Wireless Home Audio system is a cross between the Sonos music system and the Philips Streamium range. But can the company famed for routers and those phones at CTU in 24 crack the home audio market? We were shown the company's new...