Author: Double-Jump

SteelSeries Arctis Pro Wireless Headset for PS4 & PC – Review

The SteelSeries Arctis collection of headsets has been one of my favorite gaming headset lines since its release. The SteelSeries Arctis headset is an effective and impressive blend of style and performance, where the headset itself sports a very approachable and sleek appearance. Often, gaming headsets are designed in flashy and techy fashions, with the frequent addition of bright LED’s. While this look is right at home with gamers, many would not want to take...

next@Acer Showcase: New PC Gaming and Predator Products

Acer is constantly producing lines of PC hardware for the casual user, casual gamer, and professional gamer alike. On 5/23/2018, their showcased many products at their next@Acer press event at Lincoln Center in NYC, starting off with their Acer Swift 5 laptop, Acer Chromebook Spin 13, and Acer Chromebook Tab 10. However, since we’re prepping for our trip to E3 in the coming weeks, we’re going to shift our focus to gaming and zero in...

Samsung Galaxy S9 S-View Cover Review

With our Samsung Galaxy S9 review up, now is as good as time as any to talk about one of the Galaxy S9’s accessories. The Samsung Galaxy S9 S-View Cover is a folio style case for the S9 that features a transparent front for displaying various notification and controls. You can field calls, control music tracks, and see reminders as well as notifications from the screen. If you are looking for a case for your...

Plantronics BackBeat GO 600 Wireless Headphone Review

Plantronics is always dabbling across various headphone markets, whether it is for business, sport, gaming, or just casual listening. They also have products across various price tiers, ranging anywhere between premium level high-performance products in the hundreds and cost-conscious products that are $99 or less. Here, we have such a product. Plantronics recently released the $99 BackBeat GO 600 Bluetooth over-ear headset. However just because it is at a very affordable price point, it doesn’t...

Samsung Galaxy S9 Review

Samsung introduced the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus at Samsung Unpacked 2018 in Barcelona this past February. While the phone takes after its predecessor in specs, with some improvements here and there, Samsung went all in on the S9’s camera. The Camera Reimagined theme was prominent in the February showcase as the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9 Plus are touted to feature the best mobile camera to date. The head feature of...

Huawei Mate 10 Pro Review

At CES 2018, Huawei highlighted their latest flagship, the Mate 10 Pro. The Mate 10 Pro sports Huawei’s new Kirin 970 Octa-core processor, complete with a Neural Network Processing Unit (NPU) that touts high-end performance with efficient power usage. It features a Leica Dual Camera with SUMMILUX-H lenses featuring an aperture of f1/6, promising to capture more light with more clarity than ever before. You also have a 6-inch QHD+OLED Huawei FullView Display and a...

Logitech G PRO Gaming Headset Review

Logitech G has been continuing their work on their PRO line of e-sports-geared products.  It began with the Logitech G PRO Gaming Mouse and the Logitech G PRO Gaming Keyboard. The Logitech G PRO Gaming Keyboard, reviewed here, was a hit with us with its 10-keyless build, onboard memory, and overall solid make. Next up for us to take a look at is the just-released and now-shipping Logitech G PRO Gaming Headset. Let’s dive right...

Sonarworks True-Fi : Unlock Studio Sound In Your Headphones

Sonarworks is a European audio software developer founded in 2013, specializing in software solutions used by top studio mixers and sound mastering engineers. Their expertise runs deep in the recording studio industry, where their software Reference drives the work of sound creators on headphones and speakers. Here, they took that expertise and packaged it in a solution for us, the consumers. In an effort to bring studio quality listening to our headphones, Sonarworks introduced the...

Miggo Pictar One Plus MKII Smartphone Camera Grip Review

Enjoy taking pictures with your latest iPhone, Samsung, or Huawei device but wish you didn’t have to constantly pinch and drag at your touchscreen to get that perfect shot? Maybe you have shake-y hands or hate camera menus that can challenge your photo’s timing when you’re trying to get that perfect at-the-moment pic. While smartphone cameras continue to excel with their performance and quality, the phone itself is not always becoming easier to handle, even...

Sony Electronics: WH-1000XM2

Sony WH-1000XM2 Noise-Canceling Headphone Review

Reasons for wanting, or even needing, a wireless noise-canceling headset might vary: What if your office switched to an open layout and you’re finding it difficult to focus with tons of noise going on all around you? What if you just want to tune out your surroundings during your morning or evening commute? What if you’re just looking for a handsfree solution for your workouts? If any of the preceding might apply to you, then...

Gamesir F1 Joystick Grip for Mobile Devices – Review

At CES 2018, we got to check out GameSir, a gaming company specializing in gaming controllers. At the show, they were showcasing their new gaming controller for mobile devices, the GameSir G5. We just got our review sample and we can’t wait to try it out! However, while we were waiting, we were not exactly empty handed. We were busy playing around with the GameSir F1 Joystick Grip, a phone grip that adds an analog...

Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ Showcased at Samsung Galaxy UNPACKED 2018

In Barcelona, Spain, Samsung introduced their latest flagship mobile devices at Samsung Unpacked 2018, the Samsung Galaxy S9 and Samsung Galaxy S9+. The new Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ has many similarities brought over from their Galaxy S8 and S8+ devices. However while much of the core specs are either similar or slightly improved, the core leap for the Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ is in the devices’ camera. “Camera Reimagined” was the theme of...