Reviews & hands-on

  • Audio 4 out of 5

    Philips O'Neill The Stretch headphones review

    By 26 October 2010

    Philips has teamed up with surfing brand O'Neill to produce these slick-looking headphones. The collaboration hints at the target market for the headphones - young hipsters who want quality audio along with durability. The Stretch headphones also have...

  • Gadgets 4.5 out of 5

    Waterproof solar torch review

    By 28 July 2006

    More and more gadgets are surfacing that allow you to promote your green credentials, but surely a solar powered torch is taking it a bit too far? I mean, where is the sun when you are stumbling around in the dark trying to find the fuse box? Of course...

  • Gadgets 4 out of 5

    ONeill H2 series CommEnt Jacket review

    By 26 August 2005

    Adding to the H2 smart clothing range, the CommEnts jacket offers a tantalising combination of style, function and technology. Like the rucksacks in the CommEnts range, the core of the jackets operating system is the H2 control hub, operated by the left-arm...

  • Gadgets 4 out of 5

    ONeill H2 series CommEnt Solar Backpack (Limited Edition) review

    By 18 August 2005

    Sports equipment supplier O'Neill seem to believe that what every snow boarder needs is the ability to securely attach a board to their backs, ascend a mountain and then hurtle back down the same mountain at break-neck speeds, jumping moguls and zig-zagging...