Video: Sony Xperia Z gets dunked in water

Sony’s say the latest Xperia range of Android phones are waterproof so at The Gadget Show Live I got them to dunk one in water and then see if it still works. In this video you can see the phone getting full of water and then see if it works.

Video: Go Tab 11.6 inch Surface Pro clone £349 Windows Pro Tablet

I love my Surface RT device but it’s for everyone due to it only able to run apps from the Windows Store. The Surface Pro isn’t available in the UK yet but there are a few alternatives and one of the cheapest I have seen is the Go Tab 11.6″…

Video: 3D Scanning with Kinect for Windows

At The Gadget Show Live Microsoft were demonstrating how they are using Kinect for Windows to produce 3D models of real world objects and then be able to re-create the model using a 3D printer. So I volunteered to be scanned by the Microsoft team and then I chatted with…

The Centre for Computing History At The Gadget Show Live 2013

As I said on my Retro Computing Gallery from The Gadget Show Live one of my highlights of The Gadget Show Live is the great collection of vintage computers The Centre for Computing History brings with them. This year they focused on gaming with them bringing some classic games consoles and computers with them, here we…

Video: Acer Iconia W510 Slate

The Acer Iconic W510 is a lightweight slate running Windows 8 that runs a low power 1.8 GHz Atom processor and 2GB of RAM but what makes it really interesting is that you can get 18 hours of battery out of the device. The keyboard detachable keyboard has a battery…

Video: Acer W700 Slate

The Acer W700 slate PC is a bit different than other slates in that it comes with a dock and wireless keyboard and has a more heavy weight feel than many other tablets. It has an 11.6 inch full HD screen, Intel Core i3 processor and 4GB for Ram running…

Video: Lenovo IdeaCentre Horizon Table Top PC

Lenovo’s IdeaCentre Horizon is a table top Windows 8 touch screen. It comes with gaming accessories like wireless dice and has a 27 inch 1920×1080 multi-touch display and is designed for the home. In this video recorded at The Gadget Show Live Lenovo show off some of the features of…

Video: Toshiba Satellite U840W Cinema 21:9 and U920t Ultrabook

Toshiba’s Satellite U840W is an Ultrabook that is a little different, it has a 21:9 aspect ratio widescreen display that is designed to display widescreen movies without any black bars at the top and bottom. It’s also create for putting documents side by side or with Windows 8 having apps…

Video: Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 13 and Yoga 11

Since the launch of Windows 8 we are seeing OEMs coming up with some interesting PC designs an one particularly interesting range is Lenovo’s IdeaPad Yoga. In this video recorded at The Gadget Show Live 2013 we look at the Windows 8 powered Yogo 13 and the smaller Yogo 11…

Sonos PLAYBAR demo at The Gadget Show Live 2013

In February Sonos launched the Sons PLAYBAR a soundbar designed to be connected to a TV, the 9 speaker system can be integrated with Sonos’s other devices. In this demo recorded at The Gadget Show Live 2013 Sonos demonstrate the PLAYBAR and show off how it links to their other…