Honor 6X review | TheINQUIRER

THE UNVEILING of the Honor 6X marked one of the more interesting launches at CES this year and sees Huawei spin-off Honor’ continue its march on the lower end of the smartphone market. Honor phones have quickly established a reputation as quality, stylish handsets that appeal to the millennial crowd both in terms of features […]

Vote: what platform has the best and worst emoji?

A visualization of how differently one emoji is interpreted. / © GroupLens From Apple’s attempts at realism – seemingly a lazy hangover from its more skeuomorphic days – to Google’s hilariously oddball creations, the emoji we use vary widely in appearance, and thus interpretation, across different platforms. Google’s are almost certain to be taken more humorously, while […]

BQ Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Edition review

THE BQ AQUARIS M10 is the first Ubuntu-powered tablet and Canonical’s attempt to bring its Linux-based operating system to the masses. It’s also the first tablet to offer a fully converged experience, according to Canonical, as the BQ Aquaris M10 can transform from a tablet to a fully-fledged PC. Ubuntu OS can change from a […]

Wileyfox Swift 2 X review

THE BUDGET END of the Android smartphone market is an increasingly hotly-contested arena. If you wanted a good phone between £150 and £300, it used to be all about Motorola, but now you can also choose a phone by Honor, OnePlus, ZTE and Wileyfox. This relative newcomer has taken its place as “the UK’s OnePlus,” […]

Zeiss Loxia 85mm f/2.4 Review

Introduction The Zeiss Loxia 85mm f/2.4 is a new manual-aperture, manual-focus prime lens for Sony Alpha 85mm full-frame mirrorless cameras. It features an aperture range of f/2.4-f/22 and a ten-bladed circular diaphragm for smoother bokeh blur in out of focus areas. It features 7 elements in 7 groups, a precision-engineered full-metal casing, weighs in at […]

Wii U review: Now just £120

Despite having a year head start over the PS4 and Xbox One, the Wii U has come decidedly third place in this current console cycle. It might have the highest number of exclusive games, but with the current slate of upcoming titles now winding down in preparation for Nintendo’s next console, currently codenamed the Nintendo NX, now definitely […]

Sigma 135mm F1.8 DG HSM Review

Mac users, we’re pleased to announce Macphun’s all-in-one photo editor Luminar is now available for just $69£52, and now comes with 12 portrait presets created by Scott Kelby, plus 1 month of access to KelbyOne photography training. Use coupon code “PHOTOBLOG” to save another $10 on Luminar. We rated Luminar as “Highly Recommended”. Visit the […]