Clearaudio Concept Active Review

From the science city of Erlangen in Bavaria comes this German turntable, which is out to prove that high-quality vinyl replay needn’t come devoid of convenience features. Read our Clearaudio Concept Active Review. SUMMARY Clearaudio Concept Active With Concept MM cartridge: $4499 Wood/dark wood finish $4999 With Concept MC cartridge $5295 Wood/dark wood finish $5995 … Read more

Sony VPL-VW790ES Review – Going NATIVE

Native 4K projection isn’t cheap. But as Sony’s projectors invariably show, it is spectacular. Read our Sony VPL-VW790ES Review. SUMMARY Sony VPL-VW790ES 4K projector + Brilliant Ultra-HD performance + Super long-life light source + Easy set-up –    Motion smoothing could improve –   Won’t accept 576i/50 or 480i/60 So while Ultra High Definition resolution is now … Read more

Hisense 100L5F Review – ULTRA-short & sweet

Hisense’s latest Laser TV bundles a 100-inch screen with a smart ultra-short-throw projector—just the thing for a big night of sport, or any other visual entertainment. Read our Hisense 100L5F Review. Pretty much 18 months ago, I spent an evening in a cliff-top house in Sydney. When I stood in the lounge room, to the … Read more

‘MOTHER EARTH’ AND THE MOTHER OF GOD

DAVID LEWISTON SHARPE SUGGESTS THAT THE UNIQUE CHARACTER OF MARIAN DEVOTION FOR THE CATHOLIC CHURCH IN MALTA RESONATES BACK TO THE 4th MILLENNIUM BC. It is not an understatement to suggest that there is a very particular character and quality to the worship of the Virgin Mary in Malta. Generally, there are, of course, many churches and … Read more

Monitor Audio Bronze 200 Review

by Simon Lucas Money-no-object, no-holds- barred, uncompromised and uncompromising loud­speakers are dead easy to build. Just use the most expensive and highest-performing components you can find, commission a hot-shot industrial designer to help with the looks, spend as long as you like in the ideal environment tuning and fettling – and there you go. A … Read more

FILCO MAJESTOUCH-2 Review

SUPPLIER keyboardco.com Sitting at the more affordable end of the mechanical keyboard scale than some of the models on test this month, the Filco Majestouch-2 is a solid, reliable, full-sized keyboard that’s available with a wide range of Cherry MX switches. It’s a no-frills keyboard, but its price and build quality will make it a … Read more

DUCKY SHINE 7 RGB Review

SUPPLIER overclockers.co.uk If you like the idea of the customisation aspect of a custom- made mechanical keyboard, but can’t afford (or don’t have the time) to build one from scratch, it’s worth having a look at what Ducky has to offer. The company produces a vast range of mechanical keyboards with multiple keyboard sizes, switch … Read more

CORSAIR K100 RGB Review

SUPPLIER scan.co.uk [wpsm_toplist] Spec Dimensions (mm) 471 x 165 x 40 (W x D x H) Weight 1.35g Format Extended – 111 keys Connections USB Switch type Corsair OPX or Cherry MX Speed Silver Switch life 50+ million keystrokes Backlighting RGB Extras USB 2 pass-through, 44-zone RGB lighting strip, multimedia buttons, six gaming keys We … Read more

Cooler master CK550 V2 Review

Cooler Master’s CK550 V2 is the latest addition to the company’s keyboard range, and it includes RGB lighting and plenty of programmability. It has an attractive design with a smart, brushed aluminium-topped casing. The top folds over the edges in a similar way to the Ducky Shine 7, making for a slightly larger footprint than … Read more

SteelSeries Apex Pro TKL Review

SUPPLIER steelseries.com There’s so much packed into the SteelSeries Apex Pro TKL that it’s hard to know where to start. Read our SteelSeries Apex Pro TKL Review. [wpsm_toplist] SteelSeries’ own adjustable OmniPoint switches? The built-in OLED display? The swish magnetic wrist rest? The illuminated USB socket? All are worthy candidates, but first impressions are so … Read more