Posts Tagged ‘hands on’
 
 
 
Speakers
 
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Play1-001
Play1-001

Sonos Play:1 Hands On, Available Today for $200

Sonos today unveiled their newest speaker, the Play:1.  It's a $200 box that is about half the size of the company's Play:3 and costs $200, $100 cheaper than the aforementioned speaker. I spent a few minutes with the speaker la...
 
Editor's Pick
 
Sonos Playbar
Sonos Playbar
Sonos Playbar

Ears on with the Sonos Playbar, Is It Worth $699?

Consuming music has never been easier thanks to the wide swath of devices that support a myriad of services.  Options range from the tried and tested Apple iTunes store, to MOG, to Rhapsody, to the darling of music startups Spo...

 
Apple
 
iPhone 5 - 01
iPhone 5 - 01
iPhone 5 - 01

iPhone 5 Hands On and First Impressions

Buying an iPhone 5 is a no brainer.  However, if you already own the iPhone 4s you're probably gripped with the anticipation of buyers remorse since there is the ever looming question of "is it worth it?"  Although we haven't h...
 
Displays
 
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teaser
teaser

Hands on with StreamTV Network’s glasses free 3D tech

It’s always a bit of a hassle to demo a new product at a press junket. You have a group of people crammed into a small room – usually a conference room or a hotel room – which makes things abnormally hot, and there’s almost alw...

 
E3
 
Hawken
Hawken
Hawken

Hawken Hands-On (E3 Preview)

There are only a few games from E3 that I can say without a doubt I'm dying to play, for the first time or again and again. Hawken was my second appointment at E3, and after a full day on the show floor, it's the one game I've ...
 
Computers
 
Razer Blade
Razer Blade
Razer Blade

Razer Blade Hands-On (CES)

Razer may have shown off what many consider a game-changer in the world of tablets, but I think equally important is the Razer Blade, a full-fledged 17" gaming laptop. It's not revolutionary in any way but one: it looks as slic...

 
Featured
 
Mad Catz MLG Pro Circuit Controller
Mad Catz MLG Pro Circuit Controller
Mad Catz MLG Pro Circuit Controller

MLG Pro Circuit Controller hands-on (CES)

If you look at anyone's gamepads, chances are they are the original PS3 or 360 controllers. Not that there's anything wrong with that; both Sony and Microsoft put thousands of hours of research into making their controllers per...
 
Cell Phones
 
Sony Xperia S
Sony Xperia S
Sony Xperia S

Sony Xperia S and Xperia Ion hands on (CES)

There are a few phone companies that unfortunately only put a few phones out a year, and Sony Ericsson was previously one of them. At least in the US, anyhow. Now Sony has taken full control of the Ericsson brand, that isn't ne...

 
Cell Phones
 
Samsung Galaxy Note
Samsung Galaxy Note
Samsung Galaxy Note

Samsung Galaxy Note Hands-On (CES)

It may go without saying that the Samsung Galaxy S II is an incredible phone. Actually, they are incredible phones. They've done so well that there are at least five variants available worldwide today, four of which you can pur...
 
Cell Phones
 
Nokia Lumia 900 and 800
Nokia Lumia 900 and 800
Nokia Lumia 900 and 800

Nokia Lumia 900 Hands-On (CES)

It's easily the most interesting Windows Phone 7 device in the world, the Dos Equis of WP7 devices. Nokia, a company whose name is rarely seen these days, and for the past few years has been mostly absent in the US (though thei...

 
Tablets
 
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nook_tablet
nook_tablet

Barnes & Noble Nook Tablet (hands on)

If Barnes & Noble's original Nook Color, which debuted late last year, blurred the line between e-reader and tablet, the freshly unveiled Nook Tablet completely erases it. It's a tablet, no question (it's right there in the...
 
Gaming
 
Nintendo 3DS Hands On - 06
Nintendo 3DS Hands On - 06
Nintendo 3DS Hands On - 06

Nintendo 3DS Hands On (pics galore)

Yesterday we hit E3 and got a hands on with the Nintendo 3Ds.  Unfortunately, they wouldn't let us take any pics of it turned on or shoot any video while someone was playing it.  Some of the pics came out kind of blurry due to ...