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Sony A5000 Mirrorless Camera Review

The Sony A5000 is a light and compact mirrorless camera, featuring interchangeable lens and a DSLR-class APS-C sensor. The combination of a small, pocketable design with the ability to use a range of different lens and such a large sensor, makes the A5000 an attractive solution for mobile photographers looking for more imaging power than that of traditional point-and-shoots or modern smartphones.   A quick note: Following review contains affiliate links to Amazon.com,...

Samsung Galaxy A3 (SM-A310FZDDSER) 16GB Gold Cell Phone Review

Samsung Galaxy A3 is an entry level business smartphone with 16GB built in memory, 1.5 GHz quad core processor. I bought this phone to my better part as a Valentines day gift, as I felt really sorry for her seeing her trying to accomplish some business tasks with her older but really stylish Samsung LaFleur model. What I was looking for was a phone with at least 16GB memory, as from my experience with Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532F) 8GB might be too few if you are...

Seagate Backup Plus Slim 1TB Portable External Hard Drive Review

I bought Seagate Backup Plus Slim 1TB Portable External Hard Drive at the Best Buy store in Manhattan, New York city at the start of 2017 for about USD 69.  Now I could probably get better price if opted to ship it online from Amazon store, see: Seagate Backup Plus Slim 1TB Portable External Hard Drive with Mobile Device Backup USB 3.0, Black (STDR1000100) Back at the end of 2015 I bought a brand new Asus laptop with 500GB internal disk storage, the main goal for this...

Fujifilm X-T20 Mirrorless Digital Camera Review

The Fujifilm X-T20 is a 4K-capable enthusiast-level, interchangeable-lens mirrorless camera, sharing some of the high-end specs of it's bigger brother, the X-T2, while saving the buck in other areas which are not-so-necessary for consumers. If you are new to mirrorless cameras, see: Mirrorless Camera Buying Guide and  Top 20 Best Selling Mirrorless Cameras #mc_embed_signup{background:#fff; clear:left; font:14px Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; width:100%;} /* Add...

Top 20 Best Selling Mirrorless Cameras

In previous week we got familiar with Mirrorless camera buying guide, in today's article let's see what's hot on, so called, Mirrorless camera market. In 2017, Sony, Olympus, Panasonic and Leica are among best selling mirroless camera producer brands on Amazon. With Sony Alpha and Panasonic Lumix series being a top user choice. There should be no surprise about that, as these cameras from these series are pretty affordable and sophisticated.  From my side I would like to...

Fujifilm X100F Review

The Fujifilm X100F is a high-end compact camera intended for professional and enthusiast photographers. It sports a custom, in-house 24.3MP CMOS sensor along with 23mm f/2.0 fixed prime lens (35mm film equivalent). The X100F is a successor to the X100T, and the fourth camera to come from the Fujifilm's X100 series. While some might state that any serious photographer with a decent budget ought to get himself a DSLR, there are many that still...

Nikon D3400 DSLR Camera Review

The Nikon D3400 is an entry-level DSLR camera released in 2016, and a successor to company’s widely-successful Nikon D3300. It features a slightly upgraded version of the 24.2MP APS-C CMOS sensor used in the D3300 – with the exclusion of the anti-aliasing filter. Editor note: This article contains affiliate links to Amazon.com, by clicking on links on this page and by making a purchase on Amazon site, I might earn an affiliate income at no cost to you. #...

Canon EOS Rebel T6i Digital SLR Review

With one launch every year, the Rebel series of cameras have been increasing in number faster than a couple of rabbits. But that is not a bad thing at all, as the Rebels are the most in-demand cameras for beginners and enthusiasts. The Rebel T6i, or the 750D, are a step above the rest though. With major changes inside the camera packed into a solid feeling body and a swiveling touchscreen LCD, the T6i promises more than a simple starter package. Let's see whether it is the camera for you...

Top 20 Best Touch Screen Laptops

Are you researching your options for a brand new touch screen laptop? Look no more, in this article I've listed top 20 best selling touch screen laptop models on Amazon. This list will be updated regularly, at least quarterly. #mc_embed_signup{background:#fff; clear:left; font:14px Helvetica,Arial,sans-serif; width:100%;} /* Add your own MailChimp form style overrides in your site stylesheet or in this style block. We recommend moving this block and the preceding CSS...

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime (SM-G532F) Cell Phone Review

Samsung Galaxy J2 Prime smartphone is a budget smartphone on steroids - priced at about $130.00 on Amazon. Although the smartphone era have been around for a decade already, I bought my first smartphone just about 2 and half year ago, phone that worked great, and actually still does. I'm the person who needs a phone for a few simple reasons -  to call and receive calls, debug and test mobile aps and responsive design, use for administrative tasks (Google...

HP 15 L0T84UA 15-g210nr Laptop Review

Wow, it has been almost eternity since my latest laptop review, seems I'm very satisfied with my latest ASUS laptop purchase. Anyhow, recently HP 15 L0T84UA 15-g210nr Laptop popped up on my radar, and since I have been core HP brand admirer and user for more than eight years  - allow me to add my 50 cents by reviewing this particular model.  First of all - this model is not of the first freshness anymore - it has been available for sale on Amazon since February 2015 - make sure...

Asus X552M Laptop Review

For a long time I have been doing laptop reviews, since yesterday I bought a brand new ASUS X552M laptop on a local Georgian Carrefour shop I decided to describe my first impressions and a few photos of my new best buddy.This model I believe is only available in Europe, for North American customers I believe there is a ASUS D550MAV or something. I could probably buy this one or even a better one for even a cheaper price on Amazon (and that's the thing I'm actually recommending...

HP 15-r210dx Laptop Review

Now it has been a while since I made my last HP laptop review. Since I'm a core HP user for more than 7 year already I'm always eager to see what's new from HP. This time I found a new release of HP 15-r210dx on Amazon. Please note this review contains affiliate links to Amazon.com, by clicking on links on this page and by making a purchase on Amazon site, I will earn an affiliate income from that. Price for this laptop is retrieved by using Amazon Product Advertising...

Dell Inspiron 17 5000 Series 17.3 Inch Laptop Review

I noticed there is a new release of a Dell Inspirion 5000 series laptop on Amazon sold by Legendary Juny and Fulfilled by Amazon and decided to wrap up few of my thoughts about this laptop model. Previous week I took a look on Dell Inspiron i3543-000BLK Read here: Dell Inspiron i3543-000BLK 15 Inch Laptop ReviewNow - Dell brand would be my second choice just after HP brand. The thing is actually pretty simple - I'm a core HP laptop user for more than 7 years. But I have used a...

Dell Inspiron i3543-000BLK 15 Inch Laptop Review

Welcome to another laptop review post series. Today I will write a bit about Dell Inspiron i3543-000BLK 15 Inch Laptop.This laptop was first released at the December 2014 and by now has found it's way among the best selling laptops on Amazon.com. And there is no surprise for that, although price for this model is about $100 more you are paying for a budget laptop (see price bellow) it's pretty good equipped model, by choosing this model you will get a 5th generation Intel Core processor,...

Toshiba Satellite C55D-B5308 Laptop Review

Toshiba Satellite C55D-B5308 Laptop is a hottest new laptop release on Amazon at the end of Q1 2015. I decided to take a closer look of this laptop and wrap up small review. This model was first released on January 30, 2015 and comes with a budget class price (see below). There are both positive and negative aspects of this laptop to consider before making a purchase. Speaking of negative - folks are complaining it's not fast enough. Speaking of positive - you are getting what you have paid for...

ASUS Zenbook UX305FA-ASM1 Laptop Review

Welcome to my third laptop reviews post series, today I will write about recently released model of ASUS Zenbook UX305FA-ASM1. This laptop was first released on February 16, 2015 and in this short time it has already found it's way to customer hearts. Update: See Top 21 Best Selling Asus Laptops in 2016 I can describe this ASUS Zenbook using following words: Fast, lightweight and reliable Please note this review contains affiliate links to Amazon.com, by clicking on links on this...

ASUS D550MAV-DB01(S) Laptop Review

Welcome to my second laptop reviews post series, today I will write about a ASUS D550MAV-DB01(S) 15.6 inches laptop model which is available for sale on Amazon. Update: See Top 21 Best Selling Asus Laptops in 2016 I first wrote about it's predecessor ASUS D550MAV-DB01 back in September, 2014 when I listed Best ASUS laptops. Generally speaking this version is an upgraded version of D550MAV-DB01 - compared to it's older version this laptop will cost around 50...

ASUS X551MAV-EB01-B Notebook PC Review

Welcome to my first laptop review - today I will write about one of the Amazon's best selling laptops for couple of last months - ASUS X551MAV-EB01-B Notebook PC.   Update: See Top 21 Best Selling Asus Laptops in 2016 I first noticed this laptop back on August, 2014 doing  Top 10 Best-selling laptop list. Back then in August it has risen to third place among Amazon Best-Sellers, but in coming next months it has risen to first place and it looks like it's not...