Reviews & hands-on

  • Phones 4 out of 5

    Jabra SP700 Bluetooth speakerphone review

    By 31 December 2008

    Sometimes you just don’t want to be encumbered with a Bluetooth headset hanging out of your ear, especially when driving and listening to your radio. There are ways around this, and the Bluetooth speaker is elbowing its way in, offering increasing features...

  • Phones 4 out of 5

    Parrot MINIKIT Slim in-car speaker review

    By 1 September 2008

    NXT flat panel speakers have been appearing in various guises, adapted for use in cars, offering the advantage of slim-line technology so they are not so obtrusive when attached to a sun visor. Parrot have a reputation with Bluetooth devices, but can...

  • Phones 3 out of 5

    Alpine eX-10 iPod controller with Bluetooth review

    By 7 July 2008

    Alpine has really jumped on board the iPod and MP3 player bandwagon when it comes to in-car entertainment, and offers a range of head units that’ll allow you to connect your player to make your music collection accessible on the move. The eX-10 is a...

  • Phones 2.5 out of 5

    Bluetrek Surface Sound Duo in-car speaker review

    By 4 June 2008

    The Bluetrek Surface Sound Duo promises to turn your Bluetooth headset into a visor-mounted solution. Will this revolutionise the motoring world, or is it more of a car crash? We get talking to find out. Measuring 9.5 x 18cm the Surface Sound Duo consists...

  • Phones 4 out of 5

    Bury CV 9040 Bluetooth handsfree car kit review

    By 14 May 2008

    With the law in the UK meaning you can't pick up a mobile phone in the car while you’re driving, you've got two choices if you want to chatter on the move. The first is a Bluetooth headset, the second is a handsfree kit. So can this one from Bury Technologies...

  • Phones 4.5 out of 5

    Motorola T505 Bluetooth In-Car Speaker and Digital FM Transmitter review

    By 18 April 2008

    So you want it all: music and phone calls, wirelessly, in your car. Well, Motorola thinks it has the answer with the MOTOROKR T505. But does this just complicate the issue? We get driving to find out. The MOTOROKR T505 Bluetooth In-Car Speaker and Digital...

  • Phones 4 out of 5

    SuperTooth Visor Voice review

    By 14 December 2007

    It is rather hard these days to come up with anything approaching a unique selling point as far as hands-free Bluetooth headsets are concerned. Indeed, I am filled with dread when yet another device is sent my way for review as I honestly fear that I’ll...

  • Phones 4.5 out of 5

    Parrot Minikit handsfree speakerphone review

    By 1 August 2007

    The Parrot Minikit handsfree speakerphone promises to free your hands so you can do other things; like typing or driving for example ... why what were you thinking? But does it work? We get calling to find out. Fairly bulky compared to offerings from...

  • Phones 4 out of 5

    Motorola Portable Bluetooth Car Kit T305 review

    By 27 February 2007

    From today if you are caught using your mobile phone in the car in the UK it’s a £60 fine and 3 points on your licence thank you very much. Of course you haven’t been able to use your phone in the car for some time, but due to the fact that the £30...

  • Online 4.5 out of 5

    Movon MK10 Bluetooth car kit review

    By 28 September 2006

    If you are fed up with wearing one of those Bluetooth handsfree headsets that make you look like a twerp no matter what, but don’t want to go to the hassle of having an expensive in-car system fitted, then we might just have found the answer in the...