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Acer Predator 8 tablet: On the prowl for Nvidia Shield's gaming territory (hands-on)
Gaming

Acer Predator 8 tablet: On the prowl for Nvidia Shield's gaming territory (hands-on)

By 2 June 2015

Following its announcement at Acer's annual press conference in New York, the Predator 8 gaming tablet debuted with its full innards at Intel's press conference at Computex in Taipei. It's the work of the two companies' desires to create a gaming tablet... >>

Acer Aspire Switch 10V: Cherry Trail goes 2-in-1 (hands-on)
Tablets

Acer Aspire Switch 10V: Cherry Trail goes 2-in-1 (hands-on)

By 2 June 2015

The Acer Aspire Switch 10V is a nifty little number that runs Intel's latest processor, Cherry Trail, and is powered by Intel's new Atom X5-Z8300. This reasonably lightweight tablet features a magnetic dock, chiclet keyboard, and an easy-to-use trackpad... >>

Asus ZenPad S 8.0 and ZenPad 10: The Windows-based iPad mini competitor (hands-on)
Tablets

Asus ZenPad S 8.0 and ZenPad 10: The Windows-based iPad mini competitor (hands-on)

By 2 June 2015

Alongside the launch of the Zenpad 8 and Zenpad 7, Asus also launched the higher-spec Zenpad S 8.0 and Zenpad 10 at the Computex show in Taipei. While the run-of-the-mill 7- and 8-inch versions offer a lot of flexibility in terms of appearance, the Zenpad... >>

Rock Band 4 preview: Return of an old friend (hands-on)
Gaming

Rock Band 4 preview: Return of an old friend (hands-on)

By 2 June 2015

When Electronic Arts decided against continuing with the Rock Band franchise it was publishing it looked to be the end of the music game. Similarly, Activision decided to can Guitar Hero too, citing a lack of interest in rhythm and accessory games. Now... >>

Asus ZenPad 7 and ZenPad 8: All about the covers (hands-on)
Tablets

Asus ZenPad 7 and ZenPad 8: All about the covers (hands-on)

By 1 June 2015

If you're the type of person who likes to customise their tablet, or even look like you're not carrying a device at all, then the Asus Zenpad 7 and Zenpad 8 should be right up your alley. The new mini tablets, launched at the company's press conference... >>

Asus ZenFone Selfie: It's selfie time (hands-on)
Phones

Asus ZenFone Selfie: It's selfie time (hands-on)

By 1 June 2015

Asus showcased its newest offering the Asus ZenFone Selfie at its press conference in Taipei today ahead of Computex 2015 this week, promising users the ultimate selfie whenever they need to snap themselves.  As the name suggests, the primary function... >>

Asus ZenWatch 2: Stylish and slim (hands-on)
Wearables

Asus ZenWatch 2: Stylish and slim (hands-on)

By 1 June 2015

Asus has really pushed out the boat in terms of aesthetics with its follow up to the ZenWatch, the ZenWatch 2, as it tries to compete with the premium look and feel of the Apple Watch, and other would be contenders in the Android Wear fashion space... >>

LG UF950V 4K TV review: Future-proof fidelity
Televisions 4.5 out of 5

LG UF950V 4K TV review: Future-proof fidelity

By 1 June 2015

If you're in the market for a striking new TV then the only way to go is 4K. We're on the cusp of an ultra-high definition future, but lack of compatibility and content has been the biggest problem. Until now. The LG UF950V, the company's flagship 4K-er... >>

Huawei TalkBand B2 review: Bluetooth bling, but lacking
Wearables 3.5 out of 5

Huawei TalkBand B2 review: Bluetooth bling, but lacking

By 1 June 2015

Huawei is digging deep into wearables, having announced three devices at Mobile World Congress in March 2015. Ranging from smartwatch to activity tracker, it's the TalkBand B2's mixture of tracker meets Bluetooth earpiece headset that stands out as something... >>

Lenovo Smart Cast: Projector phone fun and gimmicks
Phones

Lenovo Smart Cast: Projector phone fun and gimmicks

By 29 May 2015

We've seen phones with built-in projectors before - remember those, right? - but none quite like the Lenovo Smart Cast. Lenovo is the first to feature a built-in laser projection keyboard, meaning you can interact with the projection via touch just like... >>