Reviews & hands-on

  • Cameras

    Hands-on: Olympus Stylus Tough TG-850 review

    By 29 January 2014

    Olympus is no stranger to the waterproof compact camera, and from what we've seen the Stylus Tough TG-850 not only looks to be its best effort yet, but also comes with a number of firsts. Principal to the TG-850's design is a tilt-angle screen that can...

  • Phones

    Hands-on: Griffin Survivor & Catalyst Waterproof iPhone 5 case review

    By 27 August 2013

    In our experience, two things tend to govern the lifespan of a gadget: how careful the owner is, and; whether or not you have small children in the house. While Griffin technology can't dictate either of those things, the company's Survivor + Catalyst...

  • Phones

    Sony Xperia Go pictures and hands-on

    By 10 July 2012

    The Sony Xperia Go is no ordinary smartphone. This rugged, dustproof and waterproof Android-enabled device is one tough cookie, and Pocket-lint was on hand to test out just how much pain this smartphone can take. It's not often that a device is fully...

  • Phones

    Samsung Galaxy Xcover double-hard handset pictures and hands-on

    By 5 September 2011

    Of the 8 billion Galaxy branded devices that Samsung brought forth into being for IFA 2011, it was refreshing to get our hands on the XCover because it actually looked and felt different to the rest. It's a tough phone, which is one of the things that...

  • Phones

    Sony Ericsson Xperia Active hands-on

    By 14 July 2011

    How often do you carry your phone around with you? If the answer to that question is all the time, but not when you’re in the bath or the shower, Sony Ericsson’s latest phone might be the one for you. This information came to light after a quick hands-on...

  • Audio 3.5 out of 5

    OverBoard Pro-Sports Waterproof MP3 case review

    By 28 June 2007

    With the summer fast approaching, chances are at some point you are going to want to spend it on the beach, by the pool or on a boat. OverBoard thinks it has the answer in protecting your gadgets with a range of waterproof pouches. The OverBoard Pro-Sports...