Roy Smyth

Android evangelist, geeking out on all things Android since my Samsung Galaxy S2 back in 2011. Now rockin' the OnePlus 6.

Review: iMuto Power Station U6 50W 6-Port USB Charger

More and more gadgets are powered via USB these days so we need to have plenty of charging ports available. The Power Station U6 packs 6 ports and up to 50W of output into a compact, travel-friendly wall charger. At just under 4″ long this little charger is available with either a glossy black or white plastic shell. I tested the UK version and inside the box you also get both a 2-pin “figur...[Read More]

Review: Audew TD-02 Bluetooth Transmitter and Receiver

The TD-02 is a small square adapter that connects with your wired audio device, allowing it to transmit or receive wireless Bluetooth V4.1 audio. It comes in a small cardboard box with a user manual and no less than 4 cables. The USB power cable plugs into a Micro USB socket to charge the internal 450mA battery. The rest of the cables are for your audio connection – 3.5mm and RCA for analogu...[Read More]

Review: Tribit XSound Go Bluetooth Speaker

The Tribit XSound Go is a compact waterproof Bluetooth wireless speaker with twin 6W stereo drivers and boasting a 24 hour battery life. Coming packaged in a cardboard box along with instructions and a micro USB charging cable, the speaker has a 6.6” oval shape that has been coated in a black rubberised TPU material. A status LED and control buttons (power, Bluetooth, play/pause and volume/track s...[Read More]

Review:Aukey PB-N36 20000mAh Power Bank

Not only has this PB-N36 external battery got a massive 20000mAh capacity, but it also gives you the option to recharge it using either a Micro USB or Apple Lightning cable. It has the usual long slab design but comes inside a nice protective drawstring carry pouch. I found you can just leave it with this sleeve fitted since all the ports are located at one end. While it’s a little large to fit in...[Read More]

8.6

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Review: AidSci Electric Arc Lighter

Still relying on igniting a fuel source with a flint wheel to unleash the power of fire? It’s 2018 folks – we have a gadget for everything. This lighter from AidSci comes nicely packaged in a black cardboard box along with a Micro USB charging cable. It’s almost 10″ long with its head on the end of a 4″ flexible goose-neck arm. This allows you to direct it anywhere yo...[Read More]

Review: Aukey SK-S1 Bluetooth Speaker

This SK-S1 Bluetooth speaker comes packaged in a cardboard box along with instructions, micro USB charging and 3.5mm audio cables. At almost 8” long and about 2.5” wide, it’s a rounded brick-shaped speaker that has been nicely finished in an aluminium and steel shell with a rubberised base. It has a couple of 16W drivers pumping out audio to the front grill while dual radiators send direct t...[Read More]

Review: Vadiv WL02 Sleep Aid Alarm Clock Light

The Vadiv WL02 is a rechargeable alarm clock / LED table lamp that has been specifically designed to help you get to sleep and gently wake you up again. At around 7” wide and under 5″ tall it has a round design with a white plastic base and translucent plastic lamp shade. The LED clock and controls are on the top with a speaker and Micro USB power port on the base. It also comes with an inst...[Read More]

Review: Aukey USB Type C to USB 3.0 Adapters (2 Pack)

These pair of adapters convert your USB-C ports to the full-size USB 3.0 connector that’s still commonly used by most of today’s accessories. You’ll need one when connecting accessories to your MacBook / Chromebook or for instance transferring data from your phone to a thumb drive via OTG. They are very compact with a shiny black plastic shell. There’s a standard female blue USB 3.0 Ty...[Read More]

Audew Waterproof / Ultraviolet-Proof Car Cover

If you’re looking to protect your saloon / sedan car from the elements, this solution from Audew has you covered. The 190T polyester car cover comes folded up inside a handy drawstring carry bag. On the outside it has a camouflage design, while the inside has a reflective silver coating to reflect heat. The cover is fairly large since it has been designed to completely cover your saloon / se...[Read More]

Review: Aukey CC-S1 2-Port 4.8A USB Car Charger

Currently selling for a penny under $9 / £7, this is an inexpensive option for adding a couple of USB charging ports to your car. The other major selling point is it’s compact size which allow the ports to sit flush with your car’s console. It comes with a small instruction leaflet inside Aukey’s no-frills packaging. Overall it seems well made with a shell made from shiny black p...[Read More]

7.8

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Review: Moreslan 1.5M Monopod / Tripod

More than just your regular selfie stick, this highly portable monopod can also be used like a tripod by attaching it to a three-legged stand. Inside the cardboard box a drawstring carry pouch contains the stick, instructions, tripod stand, smartphone / table holder and clip-on Bluetooth remote. At about 1.25ft long, the monopod extends out telescopically to almost 5ft long. It has been made from ...[Read More]

Review: Tattu 45W USB-C Travel Wall Charger

This compact charger from Tattu supports the USB Power Delivery 2.0 standard to deliver up to 45W from it’s single USB Type C socket. It plugs into US power sockets using two fold-out prongs, and also comes with both European and UK adapters. You’re probably already aware that the USB-C connector is the new standard which is reversible and can carry more current for a faster charge. It...[Read More]

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