Reviews - Page 2

Sony Xperia Z3 review
Phones 5 out of 5

Sony Xperia Z3 review

By 14 October 2014

Sony has revised and updated its flagship smartphone more times than any rival in recent years, with the Xperia Z3 model arriving just six months after the previous Z2 hit the shelves. The Sony Xperia Z3 sticks very much to the lines laid by its predecessors,... >>

Lomography Lomo'Instant hands-on: Instant film camera gets retro makeover
Cameras

Lomography Lomo'Instant hands-on: Instant film camera gets retro makeover

By 14 October 2014

After a successful Kickstarter campaign, the first batch of Lomography Lomo'Instant cameras have arrived in the UK and Pocket-lint was on hand at the company's store in London's Carnaby Street district to have a play. The camera, which is fairly large,... >>

Far Cry 4 preview: Three hours in Kryat with just heavy weaponry and a buddy for support
Gaming

Far Cry 4 preview: Three hours in Kryat with just heavy weaponry and a buddy for support

By 14 October 2014

We’ve been very eagerly awaiting Far Cry 4 ever since we first got to play a brief section of the game during E3 2014 in June. But while that was enough to give us a small, tantalising taste of the setting and feel of the game, it wasn’t anywhere... >>

Sennheiser Urbanite review
Audio 4.5 out of 5

Sennheiser Urbanite review

By 14 October 2014

With the headphones market booming we've often seen increasing price tags for products that don't always mean better sound or build quality. Not so the Sennheiser Urbanite on-ear headphones: these affordable £150 cans don't scrimp on sound, style or... >>

Philips Fidelio E5 review
Audio 4 out of 5

Philips Fidelio E5 review

By 14 October 2014

The Philips Fidelio E5 is like the Transformer of home cinema. A solution that works as a compact 2.1 stereo system and can easily convert into a 5.1 surround system for when you want it. Aimed at those short on space, it negates the need for multiple... >>

Philips LivingColors Iris review
Smarthome 4 out of 5

Philips LivingColors Iris review

By 14 October 2014

As the Philips Hue - the intelligent lighting setup that you can control via your smartphone - continues to grow, there are more product options for providing the light. The Iris is yet another one of those options but it also has the benefit of working... >>

The Evil Within review
Gaming 4 out of 5

The Evil Within review

By 14 October 2014

As with any other entertainment medium, there are games for generalists and games for purists. The Evil Within doesn't so much position itself in the latter camp as plant a flag there, lock the doors and refuse to let anyone in until they have died 100... >>

Garmin Vivofit review
Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

Garmin Vivofit review

By 13 October 2014

Garmin is well known for its navigation products and running watches, but it's a company with more to offer in the wider consumer space too. That's exactly where the Garmin Vivofit activity tracker is aimed: a wearable wrist device able to track your... >>

Parrot Jumping Sumo review
Gadgets 3.5 out of 5

Parrot Jumping Sumo review

By 13 October 2014

Parrot, the company behind a number of flying drones, is now offering land-lovers something get excited about: the Jumping Sumo. Is this land-locked gadget with integrated camera enough to get us excited? Land not air Unlike the company's Rolling Spider,... >>

Kia Soul Mixx review
Cars 4 out of 5

Kia Soul Mixx review

By 12 October 2014

The Kia Soul sits in the increasingly popular crossover segment of the market, taking something that's essentially a hatchback and giving it characteristics closer to that of an SUV. It's the follow-up to the 2008 original, now based on the Kia C'eed... >>