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Apple eat your heart out, Dell unveils 5K resolution 27-inch PC monitor
Laptops

Apple eat your heart out, Dell unveils 5K resolution 27-inch PC monitor

By 5 November 2014

Move over 4K, Dell has unveiled its UltraSharp 27 Monitor, the world's first individual panel with a 5K resolution. That means a whopping 5120 x 2880 pixels across its 27-inch surface which is seven times the pixel density of a 1080p monitor or TV. 
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Hands-on: Dell Venue 11 Pro 7000 review: The Intel Core M Microsoft Surface challenger
Tablets

Hands-on: Dell Venue 11 Pro 7000 review: The Intel Core M Microsoft Surface challenger

By 5 November 2014

The Dell Venue series isn't new by any measure, but the unveiling of the 11 Pro 7000 hybrid goes to show that Dell still has plenty of tricks up its sleeve. It's beat Microsoft to the punch with Intel Core M technology but, oddly, the Pro 7000 isn't slimmer... >>

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare review: A return to form
Gaming 4.5 out of 5

Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare review: A return to form

By 5 November 2014

It's easy to be cynical about Call of Duty these days. The biggest games franchise of them all has developed an inevitability of death-and-taxes proportions. And Advanced Warfare, the eleventh (we think - it's hard to keep count) instalment of the game,... >>

Nvidia Shield Tablet review: The Android gaming powerhouse
Tablets 5 out of 5

Nvidia Shield Tablet review: The Android gaming powerhouse

By 4 November 2014

The idea of serious gaming on a tablet device originally went south for us the moment we tried to control a first-person shooter using touchscreen controls. They are too clumsy for reversal of movement or reactionary firing, leading to an okay but not... >>

Alienware 13: Gaming laptop meets desktop when paired with Graphics Amplifier (hands-on)
Laptops

Alienware 13: Gaming laptop meets desktop when paired with Graphics Amplifier (hands-on)

By 4 November 2014

Which to go for - the desktop mega rig for graphically intense sessions, or a hardcore laptop for on-the-go gaming? How about a solution combining the best of both? That's the approach of the Alienware 13 gaming laptop. Use as a mobile gaming machine,... >>

Alienware Area-51: The mothership of desktop gaming rigs returns (hands-on)
Gaming

Alienware Area-51: The mothership of desktop gaming rigs returns (hands-on)

By 4 November 2014

We rarely cover gaming rigs here at Pocket-lint, but there's something so iconic and, well, downright insane about the Alienware Area-51 that we couldn't resist. Or maybe the Greys have taken over our brains. Far from flying in from a land far away and... >>

Android 5.0 Lollipop review: Sweet sweet Android refinement
Phones 4 out of 5

Android 5.0 Lollipop review: Sweet sweet Android refinement

By 3 November 2014

Android 5.0 Lollipop makes its debut on the Nexus 9, Google's new tablet, and the Nexus 6, its latest smartphone. With Android 5.0 comes a range of changes that feel like a repositioning of Android, rather than a huge bump in forward-facing features.... >>

Nexus 9 review: The cutting edge of Android tablets
Tablets 4.5 out of 5

Nexus 9 review: The cutting edge of Android tablets

By 3 November 2014

The Nexus 9 is Google's new tablet, launching with a new version of Android - Lollipop - and bringing 64-bit hardware and software with it. It pushes the aged Nexus 10 aside and also sees the departure of the Nexus 7, sitting between the two and partnering... >>

Adidas miCoach Fit Smart review: A step in the right direction
Sports Fitness 3.5 out of 5

Adidas miCoach Fit Smart review: A step in the right direction

By 3 November 2014

Running watches seem to be two a penny these days, so what makes Adidas believe its miCoach Fit Smart running watch can stand out? We've been running with the wearable to find out. Design Covered in silicon and available in white or black - and the black... >>

LG 55UB950V 4K TV review: webOS meets ultra-high definition
Televisions 4 out of 5

LG 55UB950V 4K TV review: webOS meets ultra-high definition

By 2 November 2014

The LG UB950V brings a double dose of excitement, offering ultra-high definition (UHD) resolution, otherwise known as 4K, in addition to LG's webOS user interface. The large resolution is matched by large screen sizes, as the UB950V is available in 65-... >>