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  • Nikon Coolpix S2600, S3300, S4300 pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Nikon Coolpix S2600, S3300, S4300 pictures and hands-on

    By 2 February 2012

    Nikon has updated its S range (S for style), bringing a host of new affordable compact cameras to the table. On offer are the Nikon Coolpix S2600, Coolpix S3300 and Coolpix S4300. All the new models are compact and colourful, offer loads of shooting features...

  • Nikon Coolpix P510, L810, L310 pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Nikon Coolpix P510, L810, L310 pictures and hands-on

    By 1 February 2012

    Nikon has announced a trio of superzoom cameras, one falling into the P (performance) series and two in the L (life) series. Although Nikon makes this division, it makes sense to look at all the superzoom models together, if that's the type of camera...

  • Nikon Coolpix P310 pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Nikon Coolpix P310 pictures and hands-on

    By 1 February 2012

    The Nikon Coolpix P310 is an incremental upgrade of the Coolpix P300 launched in 2011. It is a compact that offers more than it's fair share of controls, pitched to photographers who know what they want from their camera. In the hand the compact metal...

  • Nikon Coolpix S30 pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Nikon Coolpix S30 pictures and hands-on

    By 1 February 2012

    With the Nikon Coolpix S30, Nikon have stepped into a new category of camera, and it's all about family. This is a camera you can put into the hands of your children without worrying about how much damage they'll do to it. Built like a plastic tank, the...

  • ZTE Tania pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    ZTE Tania pictures and hands-on

    By 18 January 2012

    ZTE has announced the Tania, its first Windows Phone 7 powered handset. The manufacturer is known for its value for money Android phones and the Tania is the beginning of attempts at cheap WP7 offerings.  Inside the Tania is a Qualcomm MSM 8255 1GHz...

  • Fujifilm X-S1 pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Fujifilm X-S1 pictures and hands-on

    By 17 January 2012

    Compacts with huge zoom ranges have been entering the market left right and centre in recent years due to higher demand. The Fujifilm X-S1 may appear to be much the same as its competitors, but it’s got some high-end features that put other superzooms...

  • Sony Bloggie Sport pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Sony Bloggie Sport pictures and hands-on

    By 17 January 2012

    Let us guess, you like your Sony Bloggie or Flip pocket camcorder but you are worried that you'll break it as soon as you get it out of your pocket. Those things are good, but they aren't very tough. In steps the Sony Bloggie Sport, announced at CES in...

  • LG Z330 pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    LG Z330 pictures and hands-on

    By 16 January 2012

    LG announced two new Ultrabook models at CES in Las Vegas, the Z430 and the Z330, and Pocket-lint was on hand to have a quick play with the new models. Check out our LG Z430 pictures and hands-on. Just like with supermodel catwalks, it's all about being...

  • Samsung Series 5 Ultrabooks pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    Samsung Series 5 Ultrabooks pictures and hands-on

    By 16 January 2012

    Officially speaking, the Samsung Series 9 laptop is not an Ultrabook - at least, Samsung has chosen not to call it one much like Apple hasn't bothered including the MacBook Air either. Instead, Samsung announced a couple of lesser machines at CES 2012,...

  • Verizon Droid 4 by Motorola pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Verizon Droid 4 by Motorola pictures and hands-on

    By 16 January 2012

    The Droid range in the US on Verizon has always had a special place in many people's hearts. It might be big, it might be a tad on the ugly side, but it has a full QWERTY keyboard for those that still have a love for the hard button rather than touch...

  • LG Z430 pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    LG Z430 pictures and hands-on

    By 16 January 2012

    LG announced two new Ultrabook models at CES in Las Vegas and Pocket-lint was on hand to have a quick play with the new models. The LG Z430 is a 14-inch Ultrabook that is just 19.9mm thick and weighs just 1.5kg. Clad in metal, it certainly looks the part. ...

  • Sony Bloggie Live pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Sony Bloggie Live pictures and hands-on

    By 16 January 2012

    About 3 years ago Flip toyed with the idea of making a pocket camcorder that featured a built in Wi-Fi connection so you could stream video straight to the web. That camcorder sadly never made it to market before Cisco, Flip's parent company, shut the...

  • Bang and Olufsen Beolit 12 pictures and hands-on
    Audio

    Bang and Olufsen Beolit 12 pictures and hands-on

    By 16 January 2012

    In a quiet, top floor room of a Las Vegas hotel sat the Bang & Olufsen Beolit 12 when Pocket-lint went to pay it a visit at CES 2012. At a section of the show with incredibly well sound-proofed walls and particularly comfortable furniture it stood in...

  • Sony Xperia Ion pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Sony Xperia Ion pictures and hands-on

    By 16 January 2012

    The Sony Ericsson Xperia Ion, or should that be Sony Xperia Ion, is a 4.6-inch display touting Android smartphone coming to AT&T in the US. Launched at CES in Las Vegas, Pocket-lint was on hand at the show to have a play with the new American Sony high-end...

  • LG Spectrum pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    LG Spectrum pictures and hands-on

    By 16 January 2012

    If the LG Spectrum or LG Nitro HD look familiar that's because they are. LG launched the original phone in its home country of Korea last year under the guise of the LG Optimus LTE. The Spectrum isn't exactly the same handset but it's pretty darn similar....

  • Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ7 pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Panasonic Lumix DMC-SZ7 pictures and hands-on

    By 13 January 2012

    Panasonic’s SZ7 is the first camera released in a brand new compact camera line. So what can be expected? The SZ-series stands for "stylish zoom", which, while we wouldn’t dis3agree with the SZ7’s style, we do struggle to see a key design factor...

  • Canon PowerShot G1 X pictures and hands-on
    Cameras

    Canon PowerShot G1 X pictures and hands-on

    By 11 January 2012

    An unexpected CES 2012 announcement, the Canon PowerShot G1 X is a high-end compact with a brand new sensor. But it’s no ordinary one. Oh no, far from it, the G1 X has a 14.3-megapixel, 1.5-inch sensor that’s similar in size to the APS-C size found...

  • Dell XPS 13 pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    Dell XPS 13 pictures and hands-on

    By 10 January 2012

    Dell has laid down its markers and entered the Ultrabook arena, launching a 13-inch model as part of its XPS brand. The new Dell XPS 13 is light, portable and powerful and has some interesting details that we're really excited about.  First up is design....

  • Sony Xperia S pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Sony Xperia S pictures and hands-on

    By 10 January 2012

    Sony, previously Sony Ericsson, has launched the Sony Xperia S, a new Android smartphone at CES in Las Vegas on Monday and we were at the launch of the new phone to get a quick hands-on preview. The very square looking Xperia S is the company's new flagship...

  • Sony Vaio laptop concepts see a tablet future (pictures)
    Laptops

    Sony Vaio laptop concepts see a tablet future (pictures)

    By 10 January 2012

    Sony has revealed a possible future for its Vaio laptops at CES 2012 in Las Vegas, showing off two very different concept designs behind glass. The first Vaio concept (above) It is a two part solution; a thin curvy looking screen and a thin curvy looking...

  • Nokia Lumia 900 pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Nokia Lumia 900 pictures and hands-on

    By 10 January 2012

    Nokia has released a new flagship model in the USA at CES in Las Vegas on Monday and we were on hand to have a play. Called the Nokia Lumia 900, is it a new version of the company's Nokia Lumia 800 released in November, but this time sports a number of...

  • Lenovo X1 Hybrid pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    Lenovo X1 Hybrid pictures and hands-on

    By 9 January 2012

    Lenovo announced just before the start of CES that it would show off the Hybrid X1 laptop and Pocket-lint has just finished playing with the new laptop that has a spilt personality. On the surface, the Hybrid X1 looks like any ordinary Windows PC, albeit...

  • OLPC XO-3 tablet pictures and hands-on
    Tablets

    OLPC XO-3 tablet pictures and hands-on

    By 9 January 2012

    It turns out people don't just want One Laptop Per Child anymore they want One Tablet Per Child too, and so not denying those in need, the organisation behind the OLPC and Marvell have teamed up to create a sub-$100 tablet called the XO-3. The new model,...

  • Fujitsu Arrows 6.7mm thick phone pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Fujitsu Arrows 6.7mm thick phone pictures and hands-on

    By 9 January 2012

    If you thought the Motorola RAZR was a thin phone you clearly haven't seen the Fujitsu Arrows phone launched in Japan in December, but on show at International CES 2012 in Las Vegas for the rest of the world to see.  Claimed to be the "world's thinnest...

  • Ion Audio Guitar Apprentice turns your iPad into an axe (pictures)
    Apps

    Ion Audio Guitar Apprentice turns your iPad into an axe (pictures)

    By 9 January 2012

    Ion Audio, the maker of the iCade iPad arcade machine, has crafted a full size guitar accessory that houses an iPad. It then, using apps such as GarageBand, allows you to play virtual axe tunes with the addition of real frets. Better still, the frets...