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.

Review: Roku Premiere 2019 Streaming TV Player

Roku have recently updated their streaming player line-up for the UK. Today we’re checking out the latest Roku Premiere – a simple and inexpensive way to stream HD, 4K Ultra HD or even 4K HDR content to your TV. While Roku’s Streaming Stick+ offers similar functionality by plugging directly into the TV’s HDMI port, the Premiere is a small box designed to be stuck under your...[Read More]

8.4

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Smartphone Review: Huawei nova 5T

The nova 5T is Huawei’s latest smartphone release, offering near flagship specs at a mid-ranged price of £399.99 here in the UK. We’re delighted to see Huawei releasing another phone with Google services despite the ongoing US trade ban. Quick Specs Display: 6.26″ 1080 x 2340p IPS LCD CPU: Kirin 980 Octa-core GPU: Mali-G76 720 MHz RAM: 6GB / 8GB Storage: 128GB (non-expandable) Ba...[Read More]

2019 Razer Gaming Accessory Round-Up

Most gamers will already be familiar with accessories from well-known brand Razer. Having had the chance to try out some of their latest products, today we’ll give you a quick summary of what we thought. I’ll preface this round-up by saying that Razer didn’t get their great reputation from selling cheap rubbish. These products are a little pricey, but have all been well designed ...[Read More]

9.3

Amazing

Review: Jabra Elite 85h Wireless Noise-Cancelling Headphones

Jabra’s Elite 85h are Bluetooth over-ear headphones boasting great sound and battery life along with effective noise cancellation that can automatically adjust to your environment. Jabra have created an Elite 85h colour for everyone, with five solid choices available – black, titanium/black, copper/black, beige/gold or navy blue (pictured). Packaging is on point and inside you’ll...[Read More]

8.6

Great

Review: Genesis RX85 RGB Mechanical Gaming Keyboard

Many gamers and typists swear by the responsiveness and durability of mechanical keyboards. For a reasonable price Genesis RX85 RGB aims to enhance your desktop PC experience using a combination of advanced switches, customisable RGB backlighting, programmable macros and an innovative volume knob. This keyboard has a black and red shell made from a combination of brushed aluminium and ABS plastic ...[Read More]

4.2

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Review: Polaroid Pop 2.0 Instant Print Digital Camera

Back in the day you needed to wait to get a look at your photos – filling your roll of 36 shots and then bringing it to the pharmacy to get them developed. It was at this time that Polaroid made their name selling their iconic self-developing Instamatic camera. Fast forward to 2019 and we now have Polaroid Pop – an integrated digital camera and printer that delivers these same kind of ...[Read More]

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

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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]