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Kingston DataTraveller microDuo 3C — Review
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Kingston DataTraveller microDuo 3C — Review

The recent emergence of USB-C connections on laptops (Macbook and Chromebook Pixel 2), as well as on the recently announced OnePlus 2, as well as Google’s announcement that they will be supporting USB-C on Nexus devices going forward, has led to some excitement. USB-C offers a standard connector type with high-data transfer speeds and in theory you should be able[Read More…]

in Accessories, Reviews by at 8:00 am on August 23, 2015
Review: Android-compatible Bose QuietComfort 20 Headphones

Review: Android-compatible Bose QuietComfort 20 Headphones

Last year I reviewed the newly released Bose SoundSport and SoundTrue in-ear headphones and was extremely impressed with them. The sound clarity and range they produced far exceeded any in-ear headphones I have even used before. The comfort and fit of the earphones matched the quality of the sound. Needless to say I was a newfound Bose fan. When Bose[Read More…]

in Accessories, Reviews by at 9:00 am on August 10, 2015
Huawei Talkband B2 — Review
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Huawei Talkband B2 — Review

Already a major player in mobile networking technology and the consumer mobile phone business, Huawei has been making more moves into more consumer tech areas over the last couple of years. Huawei launched their first combination fitness band/bluetooth headset, the Talkband B1 last year with the Ascend Mate 7. This year, the Talkband B2 was launched with the Talkband N1,[Read More…]

in Accessories, Reviews by at 3:33 pm on July 24, 2015
Bose Soundlink Mini II Bluetooth — Hands On
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Bose Soundlink Mini II Bluetooth — Hands On

With multiple streaming music services now available to all there’s a new battlefield emerging for mobile accessories and it’s not headphones, it’s speakers; specifically mobile speakers that have a battery of their own and link to your device via Bluetooth. Bose have a great reputation for producing high quality audio equipment, but can that translate over to a physically small,[Read More…]

in Accessories, Manufacturer, News, Reviews by at 7:00 am on July 3, 2015
Garmin nuviCam — Review
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Garmin nuviCam — Review

When we received some news about Garmin’s latest GPS, dubbed nüviCam LMT, in our press-release inbox the other week, I decided to take a closer look. Why? What does this have to do with Ausdroid? Well, it’s a GPS and dashcam in one, and (when tethered to a compatible Android device or iPhone) it becomes rather intelligent too. Plus, having[Read More…]

in Accessories, Reviews by at 11:12 am on June 23, 2015
Linksys EA8500 — Review
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Linksys EA8500 — Review

Ausdroid was lucky enough to make the acquaintance of Linksys at the recent Lizzies awards night in Sydney, and we picked up a Linksys EA8500 Router as a prize on the night. Though a prize, we undertook to take a proper look at the device in the form of a mini review for Ausdroid and here it is! The Linksys[Read More…]

in Accessories, Reviews by at 9:10 am on June 8, 2015
Sandisk Ultra Dual USB Drive 3.0 — Review
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Sandisk Ultra Dual USB Drive 3.0 — Review

We all have a need to access files conveniently. Whether it’s expanding the memory on a tablet or smartphone that doesn’t have a microSD card slot or quickly transferring files from your Android device to a PC, we all need to get stuff done. There’s ways to do it all wirelessly of course, but there’s nothing more re-assuring than doing[Read More…]

in Accessories, Reviews by at 2:00 pm on May 15, 2015
Klipsch Image One Bluetooth Headphones — Review
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Klipsch Image One Bluetooth Headphones — Review

Style, good looks, great comfort and mind blowing sound. That’s what you’d expect from a set of Bluetooth headphones that will set you back around the $350 mark isn’t it? Well the Klipsch Image One Bluetooth Headphones tick all those boxes and more. They come with appropriate charging cables, a male to male standard headphones cable and a really slick[Read More…]

in Accessories, News, Reviews by at 1:54 pm on May 14, 2015
LG Music Flow — Review
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LG Music Flow — Review

LG has been making TVs, stereos and phones for quite some time. They’re a big name in the consumer electronics game, and they’re using that name to take on the biggest names in the connected home music streaming game – Sonos and Samsung – along with a number of other smaller players with a stake on the table with their[Read More…]

in Accessories, Manufacturer, News, Reviews by at 4:01 pm on April 16, 2015
Yeelight: Bluetooth Controlled Light — A quick look
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Yeelight: Bluetooth Controlled Light — A quick look

In a constantly growing, developing, connected world, one of the more recent additions to the marketplace is products for the “connected home”. This goes from music streaming services, to bluetooth speakers and an ever growing market: lighting. Yeelight sent me a review unit of their Bluetooth Controlled Light about a week ago, to be honest I was a bit apprehensive[Read More…]

in Accessories, News, Reviews by at 8:00 am on April 1, 2015