Reviews

Porsche 911 Targa 4 review: A modernised blast from the past
Cars

Porsche 911 Targa 4 review: A modernised blast from the past

By 23 July 2014

Think of the Targa-topped Porsche 911 and, assuming you were alive, your mind is likely to be transported to times past, a time when men with slick hair shouted into enormous mobile phones about buying low and selling high. But the top is back in the... >>

Nvidia Shield Tablet could be Android games console we actually want and here's why
Tablets

Nvidia Shield Tablet could be Android games console we actually want and here's why

By 22 July 2014

Nvidia is open and honest about why it never brought the Nvidia Shield Android gaming device to the UK or, indeed, anywhere else outside of the US and Canada; it just wasn't good enough. Or, at least, by the time it became good enough something else was... >>

Samsung Gear Fit review
Gadgets 3.5 out of 5

Samsung Gear Fit review

By 22 July 2014

Samsung launched its flagship Galaxy S5 smartphone earlier this year and alongside it came a trio of smartwatches: the Samsung Gear Fit, as its name suggests, being the more sporty device than either the Gear 2 or more affordable Gear 2 Neo. The Fit is... >>

HTC One E8: First impressions of the plastic One
Phones

HTC One E8: First impressions of the plastic One

By 22 July 2014

The HTC One E8 is a plastic version of the HTC One M8 that's been widely lauded for its design. The HTC E8 has launched in China, but we've managed to get our hands on one to see what's on offer. Here are our first impressions. This handset is closely... >>

Kensington KeyFolio Thin X3 keyboard turns your iPad into a laptop and lets you charge your phone at the same time
Tablets

Kensington KeyFolio Thin X3 keyboard turns your iPad into a laptop and lets you charge your phone at the same time

By 21 July 2014

There are seemingly so many iPad keyboards these days that for them to stand out they have to offer something different. The Kensington KeyFolio Thin X3 keyboard tries to do just that by not only offering you a minimalist case in which to keep you iPad... >>

Motorola Moto E review
Phones 4.5 out of 5

Motorola Moto E review

By 21 July 2014

When Motorola launched the Moto G smartphone last year, it said it wanted to offer "an affordable smartphone for people who don't want to compromise on quality, experience or style". It more than succeeded in that venture, and now its focus shifts to... >>

Destiny Beta first impressions:  Is it on course to be the best game of all time?
Gaming

Destiny Beta first impressions: Is it on course to be the best game of all time?

By 18 July 2014

The Destiny Beta is finally here for Bungie to test its servers before the full game release on 9 September and we have to say that here at Pocket-lint we couldn't download it fast enough. That's partly to do with the fact that it's a mammoth 10GB (more... >>

Taking Honda's Uni-cub for a ride: Is it more than just a bar stool with wheels?
Gadgets

Taking Honda's Uni-cub for a ride: Is it more than just a bar stool with wheels?

By 18 July 2014

It's a bar stool with wheels. That's the first thing that came into our heads when we saw the Honda Uni-cub, the future of mobility according to Honda; well certainly around museums, offices, or shopping centres. Of course it is much more than that, as... >>

Hands on: Nikon D810 review, Nikon's best DSLR?
Cameras

Hands on: Nikon D810 review, Nikon's best DSLR?

By 18 July 2014

Nikon's ultra-high resolution camera just turned things up a notch. Or maybe a just degree. The Nikon D810 is the replacement for both the earlier D800, sporting a brand new 36.3-megapixel full-frame sensor and host of other feature tweaks. Pocket-lint... >>

Panasonic HX-A500 action camera review
Cameras 4 out of 5

Panasonic HX-A500 action camera review

By 18 July 2014

Panasonic is tackling the action camera and wearable trend in one go, with its HX-A500 action camera - the follow-up to 2013's HX-A100.  This time around the headline is that it's ready for the future, offering 4K video capture from the off, as well... >>