Sam Kieldsen

Sony RX10 III review: A camera for all seasons
4.5 stars

Sony RX10 III review: A camera for all seasons

By Sam Kieldsen

As its name suggests, the RX10 III is the third iteration of Sony's RX10 bridge camera, building on the appeal of the RX10 II (which Sony continues to market and sell) by boosting the optical zoom's reach.Given that the limited 24-200mm equivalent zoom... Read more

Canon EOS 1300D review: Entry-level ace?
4.0 stars

Canon EOS 1300D review: Entry-level ace?

By Sam Kieldsen

Thanks to smartphones, everyone's a photographer these days – but what happens when you hit your iPhone or Galaxy's imaging limits and realise you need something a bit beefier? Chances are, your first thought is to buy yourself what used to be known... Read more

Samsung Focus 2
4.0 stars

Samsung Focus 2

By Sam Kieldsen

The Samsung Focus 2 is a cheaper alternative to range-topping Windows phones like the Nokia Lumia 900. It sports the same Mango 7.5 operating system and high-concept Metro user interface, but is available in the US for free on a 24-month $49.99 contract -... Read more

HTC Evo 4G LTE
4.0 stars

HTC Evo 4G LTE

By Sam Kieldsen

The HTC Evo 4G LTE is the new flagship device for the USA’s Sprint network. It’s an Android Ice Cream Sandwich smartphone with, as its name suggests, the capability to hop aboard Sprint’s ultra-fast LTE data network.Unfortunately, as we write this... Read more

Olympus SH-21
3.5 stars

Olympus SH-21

By Sam Kieldsen

Billed as the ideal point-and-shoot camera for travellers, the Olympus SH-21 is designed for versatility: it’s just about small enough to fit into your jacket or trouser pocket, features a 12.5x optical zoom equivalent to a 24-300mm lens, can record... Read more

Nikon Coolpix S6300
3.5 stars

Nikon Coolpix S6300

By Sam Kieldsen

Opt for a truly pocket-friendly point-and-shoot camera and you’re often settling for a compromise: small size for zoom ability. But Nikon has successfully avoided this with the Coolpix S6300, which will slip into your jeans - even those of the pornographically... Read more

Vita Audio R4i
4.0 stars

Vita Audio R4i

By Sam Kieldsen

Vita Audio is a manufacturer with a very particular speciality: tabletop radios, or rather luxury tabletop radios aimed at customers who value design and performance above all - and are willing to pay princely sums for those things. The R4i is Vita Audio’s... Read more