When the Creative Sound Blaster Roar SR20 had its exclusive pre-launch sale at the Singapore IT Show in Feb 2014, it was promptly sold out at 1 unit per minute. Touted to deliver mind-shattering experience, it took over a month before I received a review…

If you have not heard (pun intended), Jabra is the official sound sponsor for Audi Fashion Festival 2014 (happening on 14-18 May) in Singapore. They are showcasing the limited edition Ink Treasure Revo Wireless headphones which are available for hands-on experience from 16 April to…

My interest in reviewing audio products continue with the Ultimate Ears BOOM. It’s the top-of-the-line speaker product from Ultimate Ears, retailing for S$299 in Singapore. That’s the same price point as the Bose SoundLink Mini. So, will the UE BOOM match the sound quality of…

The latest portable speaker from Logitech, the X100 Mobile Speaker, breaks audio convention again with a round design. It’s a no-frills low-priced product for music lovers with active lifestyle. It is spec-ed with a 5-hour battery life, Bluetooth connectivity, built-in mic that supports handsfree voice…

I just spent last evening indulging in Chris Botti in Boston 2008 live concert. It’s a great performance, and an even better recording of the event. What I like about the recording is that the editor did not quite clean up the audio track into perfection, such…

2013 in Summary

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2013 has been another year of gadget reviews, a slight drop in numbers compared to 2012. This is within my expectations, because I am trying to balance my increase workload on my full-time career. In fact, I was impressed at how many reviews I have accomplished…

Amethyst was made popular by the iPig iPod speaker dock. Still selling in many online stores, including Amazon, a new series of speakers will be available in Singapore. Here’s an exclusive review on the 2 speakers. Amethyst MD1 – Size: 158 x 158 x 165…

When Logitech announced the UE Mobile Boombox a while back, I immediately thought of the Logitech Mini Boombox which I reviewed favourably, and wondered if this new Boombox is based on the Logitech copy. At first look, the UE Mobile Boombox looks totally different from…

Just received the Logitech UE Mobile Boombox for review. Like the Jabra SOLEMATE, the UE Mobile Boombox comes with a clear thick acrylic plastic package, but unboxing it proves to be a little less friendly than Jabra. Priced at S$149, the Mobile Boombox is branded…

The Jabra SOLEMATE Bluetooth Portable Speaker, just announced at IFA 2012 on 30 August, is with me for a review! – Sweat, dust, splash and shock resistant. Great for outdoor use! – Connect to your music device by Bluetooth, audio cable or USB cable. Convenient!…

[Facebook wall post] On Friday, I received the Logitech Mini Boombox for review. When I took out, I was like: huh, so small. After I paired to my phone, I played a track from Adele. It filled the entire office. Heads turned, people gathered and…