Gift ideas under 30$

Nov 9, 2018


This is a short list of some my favorite inexpensive gadgets that could make cool gifts  for friends and family (or better, for yourself, because you know you deserved it!).





Oct 22, 2018


I spent a few weeks using the Umidigi One Pro before posting a review.



This phone caught my attention with its generous specification: FullSurface 19:9 notch display, dual cameras, 64GB ROM, NFC, fingerprint sensor, wireless and fast charging for less than 150€/170$.

Is it too good to be true?






Oct 15, 2018



I several a wireless headphones over time and found none of them really convincing, either by their sound quality, or by their design.

I might have just found the type that works for me.



Sep 10, 2018

The H1 Air Mouse is another inexpensive remote controller.

The large touch-sensitive surface on the reverse side can be used either as a keyboard or as a touch pad.

This remote is absolutely fine, but you must use caution when purchasing it.




Aug 27, 2018



The Alfawise V2 is a great mechanical keyboard with many RGB modes and assignable macro keys.

While most functions are available via the keyboard itself, its companion software is useful to reveal its full potential.






Aug 13, 2018


Mecool KM8 is a Google Certified Android TV box that supports Google cast, 4K playback and Voice control.

It's currently in flash sales at Gearbest for $59.99/€51.90 (Coupon Code in the review )











Jun 18, 2018

The Xiaomi Redmi S2 (also known as Redmi Y2 in India) has many points in common with the Redmi Note 5A (also known as Redmi Y1 in India...).

Like the Redmi Note 5A before, it is another affordable entry level smartphone built around strong cameras...but offering an even better value for the same price.



Jun 13, 2018


The Teclast TPad P80 Pro is an 8" Android tablet for just under 100$.


Jun 5, 2018

Some time has passed since my review of the YEPO 737A (64GB version), and I  was can tell today that this ultrabook is worth the addition of a SSD.

The next thing I needed was a SSD drive for a decent price and the Vaseky 128GB is just the perfect match.


Jun 4, 2018


Some Gearbest products are available from various warehouses outside China or HK.
Such warehouses appear with the prefix "G-W-" which tells you nothing about their actual location.  

Choosing the right warehouse can dramatically reduce the waiting time and, sometimes, the final cost.

May 22, 2018

Those who don't regularly visit the Casio Music Forums might have easily missed the news:
A firmware update (ver 1.60) has been released for the MZX-500 and MZX-300 in April.

Here's what it adds and how to minimize the risk to brick your keyboard with it.

Apr 18, 2018

The RT-AC86U router, released in August 2017, is the revamped successor of the 5 years old RT-AC68U , and Asus didn't just swap two numbers.
This way for a guided visit...

Apr 1, 2018

Author: British Solomon
Do you like to have the latest cellphone even if your old mobile is still working? In today’s day and age, upgrading electronic gadgets is very common. Manufacturers of cellphones, laptops and similar gadgets are turning out more advanced models nearly each year. They aggressively advertise and market their latest gadgets so that consumers will be tempted to buy even if their devices are still useful. These companies spend tons of money to make consumers feel bad if their electronic gadget is already passé. But what do you do with your old phone when you are ready to upgrade? Here are some ways to properly dispose of your old tech devices, and the impact it makes when you do.

Mar 9, 2018


The Tanix TX3 Max is one of the easiest ways to make your TV smarter for less than 40€.





Infrared learning procedure for TZ-P3 Air Mouse

The TZ-P3 Air Mouse is a terrific little gadget but as for most remotes on the market, the user manual could be better.

I detailed below a clearer step by step procedure on how to use its infrared learning feature.





7 advantages of the TZ-P3 over the MX3 Air Mouse

The TZ P3 is a 2.4GHz Air mouse that stands out in a already very crowded space...

Mar 4, 2018


I had this project in mind for many years, but when the turntables made their comeback, most of them were overpriced due to the "novelty" effect.

Some decent turntables are now within the price limit I've fixed to myself, so it's time to give it a try ...

Jan 28, 2018


Since October last year, Xiaomi has regularly updated the Mi A1, resolving bugs, adding some, and also bringing Oreo to this Android counterpart of the Mi 5X.
Did it become a better smartphone?


Jan 5, 2018

The YEPO 737A is an affordable ultrabook with outstanding qualities that I did not think possible for 180€!