Accessories Reviews

V-MODA Crossfade M-100 Review

V-MODA Crossfade M-100 Review

This week we've had a look (or a listen, rather) to the V-MODA Crossfade M-100 over-ear headphones, the newest in a line of hardcore solutions from the team that brought you some of the best ear-blasting sound machines we've got in our review archives. This newest design is what the company calls "crowdsourced" as they've made the creation process one where more people were involved than on any previous project in the company - audiophiles, producers, editors, and DJs alike. The end product is a pair of headphones that sound just as good or better than the Limited Edition LP2s we saw last year (and the original LPs back in 2010) in a slightly more compact setup - a win win!

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Bem Wireless Speaker Trio Review

Bem Wireless Speaker Trio Review

Bem Wireless may not be terribly well known in a world saturated with different speaker options and accessories, but they caught our eye when they introduced the Speaker Trio, a set of three small Bluetooth speakers that are simple and minimalistic, as well as stylish and swanky. We decided to try them out for ourselves to see just how simple these things are, and if the audio quality can match its good looks.

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PowerSkin PoP’n Review: Apple certified iPhone 5 battery coolness

PowerSkin PoP’n Review: Apple certified iPhone 5 battery coolness

It's high time you got some external battery solutions for that brand new iPhone 5, isn't it? Why not have a peek at this fancy little monster from PoP'n, brand new to the market this week and ready for action with Apple-Certified Lightning connection for your current-gen Apple products. Of course it's made specifically for the iPhone 5, so we'll be having a peek at that first - but note that this battery pack comes in different iterations as well: microUSB being one of them.

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Wicked Audio Solus wired headphones Review

Wicked Audio Solus wired headphones Review

From the folks at Wicked Audio come a pair of headphones they've dubbed Solus, bringing in a relatively inexpensive pair of audio blasters that are light as well as bright. You've got a standard headphone jack on a soft material cord that's attached to the headphones themselves, an extension cord so you can listen in from across the room, and a carrying sack with a couple of drawstrings so you can keep your phones clean. What you'll be working with here is a street-ready pair of headphones that wont break the bank and will brighten up your noggin when you're rocking them on the daily.

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Moshi iGlaze Kameleon iPhone 5 kickstand case Review

Moshi iGlaze Kameleon iPhone 5 kickstand case Review

You'll find no lack of highly fashionable accessories for your Apple devices in the archives and active market at Moshi, their newest offering for the iPhone 5 (and the iPad mini) being no set of exceptions. With the iGlaze Kameleon for the iPhone 5 (with models for the iPhone 4 and 4S also being offered up for the masses) you'll be both well protected and ready for stand-up action, with a fabulous form-fitting casing surrounding the device with a hard metal kick-out stand ready at the back for portrait or landscape sitting action.

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AT&T MiFi Liberate mobile hotspot Review

AT&T MiFi Liberate mobile hotspot Review

With the AT&T MiFi Liberate you've got what's straight up the most advanced mobile hotspot on the planet, complete with a full-color touchscreen, microSD card storage, and DLNA connectivity. This machine is unique in its abilities as well as its physical state, it sitting upright like a tiny folded-over book of notes with AT&T's 4G LTE network under the hood. The hardware here was created by Novatel Wireless and the network is all AT&T, and as this is just one of two AT&T hotspots on the market at the moment, you'll find that the few features it hold above the head of its brethren do indeed make it worth the extra few bucks you'll be paying right out the gate.

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Spigen SGP SGP10091 Armor Slim Case for iPhone 5 Review

Spigen SGP SGP10091 Armor Slim Case for iPhone 5 Review

The case we've got here from Spigen SGP is easily the most form-fitting unit we've get had our hands on for the iPhone 5, and it's quite the looker, too. This is the Spigen SGP SGP10091 Armor Slim Case for iPhone 5, and after you're done with that mouthful, you'll want to know that works with both a relatively hard-yet-rubbery TPU base and a polycarbonate midsection for both a bounce-factor and a hardcore beat-up protection assurance.

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Adorama Flashpoint 500C LED camera light Review

Adorama Flashpoint 500C LED camera light Review

It's time to get extremely bright with the Flashpoint 500C LED Light from Adorama - so bright it'll make your photo session as visible as the sun. What this unit actually consists of is 500 individual Ultra Bright 5mm LED bulbs in a lamp with 4 barndoors, a 2-way switch , two color temperatures, and a 13-foot long power cord. This unit is both extremely light and super bright, especially for the cash you're going to lay down on it.

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Loop Mummy iPhone 5 case Review

Loop Mummy iPhone 5 case Review

It's time to take another peek at one of the strangest and surprisingly year-round-appropriate cases for the iPhone, that being the Loop "Mummy". We've had a look at this case as it resided on the iPhone 4/4S, now it's time to see how well the Loop team made the concept fit with the iPhone 5. This case is made not just for Halloween, but for all seasons in which you want to get fashionable with silicone on your iPhone - and with a few card-holding bandages to boot.

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Bodyguardz iPhone 5 Pure Premium Glass Screen Protector Review

Bodyguardz iPhone 5 Pure Premium Glass Screen Protector Review

The folks at Bodyguardz have created an all-glass screen protector for the iPhone 5 that's only the second such solution on the market we've seen after the Spigen SGP GLAS.t and tR - blink and you might mistake one for the other. This is essentially a whole extra pane of glass that you place on top of your standard iPhone screen with slightly rounded corners and cut-out holes for your home button and earpiece. This version of the glass screen protector comes in at .4mm thick and boasts at 8H+ surface hardness, too.

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