Roy Smyth

Associate Editor and part of the team of gadget reviewers at DroidHorizon. Also been known to dabble in software development to pay the bills.

8.3

Great

Review: Blitzwolf BW-VP1 Video Projector

The current selling price of Blitzwolf’s BW-VP1 video projector is $85.99 – significantly less than the thousands you’d typically pay for a top-of-the-line projector. Can those on a budget really expect a projector costing this amount of money to satisfy their needs? One way Blitzwolf keeps their costs down is packaging, with the projector coming in a plain green and white cardbo...[Read More]

8.8

Great

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Review: Huawei Watch GT 2 46mm Classic Edition

Huawei have updated their popular GT smartwatch with a new GT 2 line. These watches are releasing this month in a choice of three different editions and two sizes… 46mm 1.39″ (22mm strap) Sport (Silicone Strap) 42mm 1.20″ (20mm strap) Classic(Leather Strap) Elite (Metal Strap)   Thanks to Huawei I’ve been able to spend the last few weeks with the 46mm Classic edition. ...[Read More]

8.1

Great

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Review: BlitzWolf BW-TF1 Class 10 UHS-3 V30 128GB Micro SD Card

Available in 16GB, 32GB, 64GB and 128GB capacities, BlitzWolf’s BW-TF1 is a standard Micro SD card as used with lots of gadgets like phones, tablets and cameras. Having had problems with flash memory in the past, I now tend to stick to the big brand names. However I was happy for the opportunity to take a look at this lesser-known BlitzWolf branded 128GB card – I’ve reviewed quit...[Read More]

8.6

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Review: iBlockCube Nimble 35W USB-C Travel Adapter

Keeping your gadgets charged up can be a challenge, but never more so than when you’re travelling. When going to a hotel for the first time you’ve no idea how many wall sockets there’ll be or where they’ll be located. Plus having to pack multiple chargers and travel adapters can be a real hassle. Nimble is the new solution from iBlockCube – combining a compact travel adapte...[Read More]

9.3

Amazing

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Review: Xiaomi Mi Band 4

Fitness trackers are all the rage, but big brands like Fitbit and Garmin tend to get fairly expensive. With the Mi Band 4, Xiaomi aim to provide a more budget-friendly smartband with comparable quality and functionality. Inside the box you get the Mi Band 4 itself, USB charger and an instruction booklet. The fitness tracker has a flat oval shape that squeezes inside a slim TPU band. The front of t...[Read More]

Banggood 13th Anniversary: $10000 Bonuses Satisfying Your Shopping Needs And Your Pocket

Since its beginning in 2006, Banggood has been engaged in offering online shopping with a more human touch to the world. With the jointed efforts of Banggood staff, it has become one of the most important International E-commerce providers of China with its best quality products and the most professional customer service. As its 13th-anniversary approaches, Banggood is going to launch a grand cele...[Read More]

7.2

Good

Review: Orico F4U-U3 USB 3.0 4-Port Transparent Hub

Orico’s F4U-U3 4 port hub allows you to add three additional USB 3.0 ports to your PC or laptop. This hub has a strip of four USB 3.0 ports along the top, with a couple of connection ports located at one end. The main Micro USB Type B port connects the hub to your computer using the included cable. The other optional Micro USB port is for those times you need additional power – if you ...[Read More]

9.5

Amazing

Review: Digoo BB-T2 Professional Hair Clipper

Going to the barber is a distant memory to a balding guy like me. These days a quick once-over with a hair trimmer is all I need. If you’re looking to save a few bucks and cut hair at home then the Digoo BB-T2 is a professional quality hair clipper available for around the price of a single haircut. This rechargeable hair trimmer comes in a cardboard box along with a USB charging cable, clea...[Read More]

8.4

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Review: VissonTech X88 PRO Android TV Box

The VissonTech X88 PRO is a new Android 9.0 TV Box based around the Rockchip RK3318 processor. Selling for under $50, this box offers decent specs at a budget price… RK3318 SoC – Quad-Core 64bit Cortex-A53 CPU with Penta-Core Mali-450 GPU 16/32/64GB of EMMC storage 2/4GB or SDRAM 2 USB Type A ports – 1 x USB3.0, 1 x USB2.0 Ethernet:10/100M standard RJ-45 2.4G /5G dual-band Wifi 8...[Read More]

8.3

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Review: EarFun UBOOM Portable Bluetooth Speaker

The EarFun UBOOM is a newly launched 24W Bluetooth V5.0 speaker that boasts 360° sound, IPX7 waterproofing and a 16 hour battery life. Pick up a couple of UBOOMs, and you’ll be able to pair them together to deliver true stereo separation. The UBOOM stands at around 6.5″ tall with a cylindrical shape that widens towards the base for added stability. Fabric covers the speaker grill sides...[Read More]

9.8

Amazing

Review: Tribit MAXSound Plus 24W Bluetooth Speaker

The Tribit MAXSound Plus Bluetooth speaker packs a powerful 24W output and up to 20 hours of battery life into a compact, waterproof unit for under $56 / £50. At under a foot long and less than 3″ wide, the MAXSound Plus is highly portable and (at just under 600g) won’t weigh you down. The metal grill and rubberised shell seem tough and well made, while also boasting IPX7 waterproofing...[Read More]

6.8

Fair

Review: Eachine E58 720p WiFi Quadcopter Drone

Along with their huge fun factor, drones allow the capture of aerial footage that would otherwise be prohibitively expensive. For under $60 the Eachine E58 is an attractive little budget quadcopter with integrated 720p camera (a 1080p option is also available). Along with the mini-drone you get an instruction booklet, wireless controller, Micro USB charging cable, 2 spare 3.7V LiPo 500mAh batterie...[Read More]