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Optical vs. Digital Zoom: Why Digital Is No Longer a Dirty Word

You can’t always get right up to what you photograph — be it a band onstage, a kid on a soccer field or animals in

Top 10 Best Budget / Cheap Compact Cameras 2017

If you are looking to buy an easy-to-use point and shoot digital camera but have a limited budget, here is a round-up of our favourite

Dell Latitude 5289 2-in-1 Review

Pros / Long battery life; Lots of ports; Strong performance Cons / Bland display; Runs hot Verdict / The Dell Latitude 5289 2-in-1 is a

Rova Flying Selfie Drone Review: For Narcissists Only

THE GOOD Simple to set up and fly Takes quality photos and video THE BAD Battery runs down if you don’t remove it Expensive Buggy

Lofree DOT Keyboard Review

The Pros Stylish typewriter-inspired design; Bluetooth connectivity on a mechanical keyboard; Impressive battery life The Cons Awkward key spacing and layout; Limited options for multiple

Garmin VIRB 360 camera review: rugged, simple, powerful

PROS Ease of use, one-touch record, voice control Hi-res 5.7K/30 fps video recording G-Metrix telemetry augmented reality overlay Rugged and waterproof with no need for

Nokia 3310 (2017) review: Beyond the hype, what’s this phone like?

For the most part we stick to reviewing smartphones here at Pocket-lint, but when the new 3310 was released, we couldn’t turn down the opportunity to

Sony Xperia XA1 review: A brilliant camera with a mediocre phone attached

PROS Camera can take excellent pictures Compact build All-day battery life CONS Camera software is slow and fiddly Sometimes very poor performance No fingerprint scanner

Everything you need to know about augmented reality: Then, now & next

The past, present and future of AR What is augmented reality? Only the technology that is getting Mark Zuckerberg and Tim Cook super stoked, that’s

Nikon Coolpix B700 Review

Pros Good colour reproduction 60x optical zoom lens 4K video recording 10fps continuous shooting (but for only 5 shots) Raw shooting Wi-Fi, NFC and Bluetooth

Dell Chromebook 3180 Review

Pros / Simple, highly durable design; Solid battery life; Snappy keyboard Cons / Muted display colors; Tinny audio Verdict / Dell’s Chromebook 3180 offers all-day

ASUS Zenfone Live Review

What we liked about it: Affordable Pleasing camera performance for its class Exclusive BeautyLive feature What we didn’t: ZenUI still needs more refinement Average build

Skagen Connected 2017 review: A small upgrade in both looks and function

Skagen has made another beautiful hybrid in the Jorn, with some nice smart features peppered in too. Activity tracking and notifications are very limited, and

Lenovo ThinkPad T470s Review

Pros / Great keyboard; Little bloatware; Solid performance; Thin and light Cons / Below-average battery life; Poor screens on lower-end models Verdict / The Lenovo

MSI GP72VR 7RFX Leopard Pro Review

The Pros Vivid display; Solid performance; Comfortable keyboard The Cons Very short battery life; More expensive than competitors Verdict The MSI GP72VR 7RFX Leopard Pro

10 Car Trends That Never Made Sense and Need to Disappear

Preferring custom cars that lean toward classy and comfy instead of extreme and unsightly may make us feel like a bunch of old fogeys, but at least

Hands-on Review : Sling Studio Lets You Broadcast Live Video Like a Pro

There’s no shortage of devices that can film sharp, high-def video, whether it’s your smartphone, a webcam or a pro-grade broadcast rig. But the real

Fitbit Alta HR v Misfit Ray: Battle of the fashion-conscious fitness trackers

Which stylish fitness band is for you? There are plenty of fitness trackers that focus on hardcore tracking rather than looks, but what if you’re

Samsung Notebook Odyssey (15.6-inch) Review

The Pros Solid productivity and gaming performance; The Cons Overpriced; Looks and feels cheap; Annoying touchpad ring; Fans go constantly; Dim display Verdict The Samsung

Amazon Echo vs Google Home – which is better?

Two internet giants are competing to be at the heart of everything you do – from playing music, online shopping and searching the web to

Gretel GT6000 First Video Review

The world’s first 6000mAh battery dual back cams smartphone with Front Fingerprint Gretel may be the price killer branding this year, they already released the

FiiO X5 3rd Gen review : A well-built hi-res music player that falls just behind its rivals

Verdict A hi-res player that sounds good whether you’re streaming or playing locally For Good sense of rhythm Solid punch Huge storage Against Confined, occasionally

Giroptic iO Camera Review: A Pricey, But Capable 360-Degree Camera

THE GOOD Supports Facebook Live streaming Small and portable Easy to use iOS and Android-compatible THE BAD Can’t be used as stand-alone camera Need to

Samsung Gear VR (2017) review

The Good: Affordable. A large app library. New remote is comfortable and easy to use. Samsung’s new Gear VR updates work with older phones and

Huawei GR3 2017 Unboxing and Hands On Review

This is one of the brand new smartphones that was recently launched in the Philippine market, almost immediately after the Huawei P10 and P10 Plus

Best Floorstanding Speakers of 2017

Serious about your speakers? Then it’s time to bring out the big guns. Floorstanding speakers have one of the most recognizable profiles of all speaker

No.1 F2 Smartwatch Review – A $17 G-Shock Killer, No Need To Charge!

Ever thought of getting a smartwatch which last for years on a single charge! Ever wanted a smartwatch with a different look? A smartwatch within

Volta V Review: A Neat Gaming PC That Helps the Environment

THE GOOD Stylish, eco-friendly design Strong overall and graphics performance Runs very quiet THE BAD Not a lot of customization 4K gaming is mixed VERDICT

MSI WE72 7RJ Review

The Pros Colorful screen; Fast SSD; Comfortable, RGB-backlit keyboard The Cons Screen dimmer than average; Short battery life; Verdict The MSI WE72 7RJ is a

Apple Watch Series 2 vs Tag Heuer Connected Modular 45 : Which should you choose to put on your wrist?

If you’re looking for a smartwatch that looks good on your wrist, there’s no hiding from the fact that Tag Heuer and Apple have options