Hands-On Review: OPPO A91 Smartphone

Overall, this phone is pretty good. It needs some adjustments to really make it “wow” but it’s not an overpriced slouch by any means. The photographic modes need some work, however they perform better than my ‘minimum standards’ so that’s a bonus. This is a smartphone you likely won’t regret buying as it has a very good balance of usability and affordability. Continue reading Hands-On Review: OPPO A91 Smartphone

Hands-On Review: D-Link D-Fend AC2600 WiFi Router

Overall, a stunning advancement in family-oriented home security and quite overdue. While it is not the first device to address this market, it is certainly the best I have encountered myself and leaves the other devices I have tried eating its dust. At $600+/- it’s not cheap, but if you have kids it’s an investment you would be wise to give serious consideration to. Continue reading Hands-On Review: D-Link D-Fend AC2600 WiFi Router

Review: D-Link Vigilance Outdoor Dome PoE Network Camera – DCS-4633EV

Overall, this was a delight to use, and very well placed for the SOHO and small/medium business market. Larger businesses may want to skip this and invest in the top-line hardware and specialist software, but anyone else will find a set of 4-6 of these more than sufficient to cover the external facings of any moderate building. The price tag is well within the budget for even a home user simply wanting something to keep an eye on the car, boat or approaches to the front door or garage, and for the sake of a couple of holes and some ethernet cable, it gives you peace of mind in all weather. Well worth considering if your needs fall in line with that. Continue reading Review: D-Link Vigilance Outdoor Dome PoE Network Camera – DCS-4633EV

Hands-On Review – D-Link Omna 180° HD Cam – DSH-C130

Specs: •  See your home in a whole new perspective with 180-degree wide angle view •  Full HD 1080p resolution for sharp images •  Record video clips with sound to microSD card to play back later (Supports microSDXC cards up to 128gb – card not included). •  Receive alerts and record video clips whenever motion is detected •  Enjoy crisp and clear two-way communication using the camera’s built-in microphone and speaker •  Night vision allows you to see up to 5m in the dark •  Built-in microphone and speaker for two-way audio communication •  Create HomeKit scenes seamlessly with other … Continue reading Hands-On Review – D-Link Omna 180° HD Cam – DSH-C130