Gtech, experts in home and garden tech, sent us the latest in their cordless trimmer range - the Cordless Hedge Trimmer HT3.0, and the matching Cordless Grass Trimmer GT3.0. It’s getting chilly out, so now isn’t the most fun time of year to be working on the garden, but what better time to test how convenient these really are?
Cordless Hedge Trimmer HT 3.0
The Edifier TWS1 has a clever magnetic charging case. It has a single red LED built in front of the case that indicate the battery level and charging condition. It only takes 1 and a half hours to fully charge and can deliver up to 32 hours (8 hours on earbuds + 24 hours with case) The charging time is only 1 and a half hours to complete and it can easily last you a week or two. It comes with three sizes of ear tips for a better fit. Pairing is pretty easy and straightforward. Provides enough bass, vocals and instruments sounds to be of high enough quality.
With all technology there is a transition phase. For example, VHS was a standard for videos in the 80s and 90s, but as the 00s came over the horizon, so did digitization and DVD’s. People didn’t just stop using VHS and move straight over to DVD. There was a phasing out period. Hence for a long time you could buy combi devices that allowed you to play both.
The Nebula Capsule 2 by Anker is a small and portable projector. You can connect to this device via auxiliary, HDMI, Bluetooth, wifi, USB and USBc. The Nebula Capsule 2 can project images from 20, all the way up to 100 inches away without struggling. I was very impressed at the auto focus and how quickly it will sort itself when moving the unit around. The device also compensates very well for any tilt the device or the surface you’re projecting onto has.
The Alcatel 3 is a slick and stylish device that is here to compete for a top spot amongst Android devices. The phone uses an Android™ 8.1 Oreo™ operating system, which is upgradable to Android™ 9.0 Pie™. This is combined with a powerful SDM439 Octa-Core and a sleek design to make a device worth consideration when next upgrading the permanent extension to your hand.
The Activ5 is a small home isometric workout device that allows you to access a full body workout all from using this small apparatus. The Activ5 connects to your phone via Bluetooth and measures your strength, precision endurance all through squeezing the appliance together over set periods. The Activ5 Training app features some different games you can play to make exercising with this device more fun and a little less laborious.
With festival season upon us it is easy to forget that sharing all those Insta photos and blasting out tunes back on the campsite will decimate your battery life in a matter of hours, let alone stand a chance of making it through the weekend. Thankfully the Anker PowerCore 20100 is a highly powerful, portable power bank that can recharge the iPhone 7 from 0-100% just shy of seven times and the Galaxy S6 up to five times as well as bring the iPad mini 4 back to life, twice.