Reviews & hands-on

  • Online 3.5 out of 5

    NEC 24WMGX3 monitor review

    By 27 November 2008

    Large monitors are definitely the best way to get the most out of your PC, be it a desktop or docked notebook. With prices on LCD panels falling all the time, the NEC 24WMG3 does look a touch on the pricey side. Can it substantiate the high price? Glancing...

  • Laptops 3.5 out of 5

    NEC Versa S9100 notebook review

    By 31 July 2008

    NEC is best known for its range of business notebooks and even those tend to be on the rather dull and basic side. This makes the release of the Versa S9100 all the more interesting, as it's an ultraportable notebook that manages to mix a fair degree...

  • Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    NEC NP60 projector review

    By 9 March 2007

    Outside of an office environment bigger isn’t usually better when it comes to projectors. Home users want stylish, compact offerings they don’t have to bolt into the roof with 6-inch girders, and thankfully the tech industry is responding in kind....

  • Home Cinema 3.5 out of 5

    Nec XR 50-inch plasma review

    By 23 February 2007

    NEC’s recent foray into the home entertainment market is led by their plasma XR range, an HD solution for the high-end consumer that takes no prisoners in today’s advancing digital age. The 50-inch screen on test seems directly oriented towards those...

  • Home Cinema 4 out of 5

    NEC LCD20WGX2 LCD television review

    By 20 October 2006

    NEC’s 20WXG2 is its first widescreen display and is targeted specifically at multimedia use such as games and movies. Featuring Opticlear DVM technology the screen uses a reflective surface coating seen on other gaming oriented displays to improve image...

  • Home Cinema 3 out of 5

    NEC 42XR4 Silver Plasma review

    By 15 September 2006

    Considering my spare time is frequently filled to the very brim with the latest gaming titles, you can safely say that high definition is right at the very forefront of my imagination. With the Xbox360 and PS3 intent on utilising the latest televisual...

  • Home Cinema 3.5 out of 5

    NEC HT410 Projector – EXCLUSIVE review

    By 23 November 2004

    Projectors are fast becoming the new wide screen television in the home cinema market. was given an exclusive chance to be the first in the UK to look at NEC’s latest sub £1000 projector - the HT410. Running on a DLP Digital Light...

  • Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    NEC VT47 home cinema projector review

    By 8 November 2004

    Gizmogirl has long been baffled by the interest in home cinema systems. Even the jargon 'home cinema in a box' makes little sense when the product is most often a collection of surround sound speakers and a DVD player. Since when has hooking up a DVD...

  • Phones 2 out of 5

    NEC e228 mobile phone review

    By 12 September 2004

    3G’s finally showing signs of seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. Three, the only UK operator to currently offer a voice 3G service in the UK is keen to keep a hold of its grip, but does that mean offering a lower quality of product merely to...

  • Home Cinema 4 out of 5

    NEC HT1100 projector review

    By 25 June 2004

    With the price of projectors coming down, they are now as affordable as a 32in widescreen television, yet with twice the projection. In steps the HT1100 from NEC a monster of a projector that promises, and delivers, a maximum screen size of 300in to give...

  • Online 4 out of 5

    NEC LCD3000 30in LCD flat panel monitor review

    By 14 November 2003

    The NEC LCD3000 is a 30” LCD flat panel monitor ideal for watching movies, playing games or to simply use for office presentations. While this monitor is very large, the actually space it will take up is minimal. This is possible because the screen...