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Xiaomi Mijia 1080p Car Dash Camera Review

April 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

*English version is model number G-W-3. The Chinese version can be updated with English firmware. Model G-W-6 is in Spanish. With the increase in fake insurance claims and general tomfoolery on the roads these days,...

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If you’re a frequent gadget-consuming traveller, packing a multi-port USB charger can be just as important as your toothbrush these days. Without one, you’re out of luck if you wish to keep your smartphone, laptop...

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When it comes to in-car radio FM transmitters, you mostly think of big, bulky LED display gadgets, screwed onto a bendable rod that’s plugged into the 12v socket in the centre console of your vehicle....

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TOCHIC ME103S Fast Wireless Charger Review

March 18, 2018 | 0 Comments

With the introduction of Apple’s iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X in 2017, there’s no better time than now to own a wireless charging dock for your shiny new iPhone. Wireless charging isn’t...

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JL-280-1 USB Car Charger Review

March 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Thanks to the growth of the smartphone over the last decade, USB Car Chargers are two a penny these days. If you have a smartphone, it’s highly likely you have already bought, or you are...

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With the introduction of Qi wireless charging in the new iPhone 8, iPhone 8-Plus and Apple’s flagship iPhone X, you maybe on the lookout for a wireless charging mount in your car....

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My Month With The Apple iPhone X

December 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Apple’s flagship iPhone released to the masses on 3rd November 2017 and having had the iPhone X since launch, here are my impressions of Apple’s new shiny slab of technology after using it for one...

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Apple CarPlay iOS 11 Beta New Features

June 22, 2017 | 7 Comments

Apple has released the next update for its iOS 11 Beta last night, and those brave enough to install Apple’s work in progress software have shared some of the new features that have found their...

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JVC KW-V820BT CarPlay Receiver Review

November 19, 2016 | 6 Comments

It has taken JVC a while to offer their own Apple CarPlay enabled receiver, but the wait is now over with the release of the KW-V820BT. Even though we’ve seen some CarPlay-enabled units release over the...

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Mountek AIRSNAP In-Car Air Vent Mount Review

March 20, 2016 | 7 Comments

With every iPhone generation I have found myself buying many in-car docks and cradles over the years. I started off with the premium Brodit Pro Clip mounts, with a variety of their bespoke active and passive holders,...

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The AppRadio 4 (SPH-DA120) has been Pioneer’s ‘go to’ headunit for people seeking an Apple CarPlay enabled receiver, whilst on a budget. Currently retailing at £299 in the UK ($429 US) the AppRadio 4 is...

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My Month With Apple CarPlay 

December 1, 2015 | 2 Comments

Having  had CarPlay installed last month, with the help of Alpine and in-car specialists, Huets and Celsus, I thought it would be good to create a regular article that wraps-up my experiences of using Apple’s...

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