Voip products , services and reviews

pHin Smart Water Monitor review: Takes the guesswork out of swimming pool maintenance

zdnet news - Sat, 10/10/2020 - 15:00
At $350 to get started and then $99 a year after the first year, pHin is clearly something that's meant for someone who has a more sophisticated setup than an above-ground pool from Walmart. That's not to say it doesn't help, because it does, tremendously.

Mobvoi TicWatch Pro 3 review: Qualcomm's 4100 processor powers Google's best Wear OS smartwatch

zdnet news - Fri, 10/09/2020 - 19:15
Qualcomm's Snapdragon Wear 4100 platform launched in 2020 and Mobvoi is first out of the gate with a Google Wear OS smartwatch. It's a very fast watch with long battery life and available at a reasonable $300 price.

Reolink RLC-510A security camera review: Power over Ethernet extends your security coverage

zdnet news - Thu, 10/08/2020 - 22:11
The Reolink RLC-510a is a nice camera that does not need a cloud subscription, or power directly to the camera, and is a great addition to your security set up.

Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 2, Microsoft Surface Go 2, Fujitsu Lifebook U7310, and more: ZDNet's reviews round-up

zdnet news - Wed, 10/07/2020 - 14:37
From Samsung's latest foldable technology to Microsoft's compact 2-in-1 devices and a clutch of wearables, here's the kit we tested in September.

Amazfit ZenBuds review: Audio puts you to sleep, the earbuds track all of the details

zdnet news - Tue, 10/06/2020 - 18:04
Some people have difficulty sleeping and the new Amazfit ZenBuds are designed to help you reach a level of serenity so that you drift off peacefully. The earbuds then monitor your sleep, including your heart rate, breathing quality, sleeping position, and more.

Hobot Legee-688 2-in-1 robot vacuum review: D shape and no app connectivity

zdnet news - Tue, 10/06/2020 - 02:28
Hobot says the "D" shape is to allow the robot to sweep into corners that usually are missed with a regular round robot. And it does very effectively indeed.

I don't like Microsoft's Surface Duo as a phone, but would love it as a tablet

zdnet news - Mon, 10/05/2020 - 22:33
There are simply too many quirks to convince me this form is the future of smartphones, but as a tablet, it makes a lot of sense.

Amazfit Zepp E Square smartwatch hands-on: Gorgeous design, long battery life, and focus on health

zdnet news - Sat, 10/03/2020 - 21:35
Amazfit's first Zepp-branded watch is appealing for its small size, stunning design, solid health and activity tracking capability, and long battery life. It's limited as a smartwatch though.

Nomad bands for Apple Watch Series 6: High quality, attractive elastomer, leather, and metal options

zdnet news - Fri, 10/02/2020 - 18:07
The Apple Watch Series 6 was recently released and there are plenty of band options available directly from Apple. Nomad offers affordable elastomer, Horween leather, and titanium bands that are extremely well constructed and attractive.

Microsoft Surface Duo review: Buy it for dual screen use, not for its old specs

zdnet news - Thu, 10/01/2020 - 18:07
Microsoft's first generation Surface Duo is optimized for multi-taskers and offers a glimpse of our productive future. However, it's tough to get past last year's specifications for more than $1,400.

HP EliteDesk 705 G5 Desktop Mini PC review: Ultra-compact PC for small offices and home working

zdnet news - Thu, 10/01/2020 - 15:28
HP's EliteDesk 705 G5 is an affordable, configurable and space-saving option for running routine office software.

Getac ZX70 G2, hands on: Platform upgrades for a tough Android tablet

zdnet news - Wed, 09/30/2020 - 18:12
Getac's 7-inch ZX70 G2 gets CPU, RAM, storage, camera and other updates, while retaining the previous model's fully rugged industrial design.

Ecovacs Deebot T8 robot vacuum review: multi-function mopping and sweeping with superb accessories

zdnet news - Wed, 09/30/2020 - 14:09
The Ecovacs Deebot T8 robot vacuum works with optional modular accessories to enhance your robot cleaning experience

Samsung Galaxy A51, hands on: Solid mid-range specs and performance

zdnet news - Tue, 09/29/2020 - 19:29
Samsung's Galaxy A51 performs capably, has a large screen, strong battery life and looks good. It's worth shopping around though, as there's plenty of competition.

Garmin Forerunner 745 review: A smaller, lighter option for runners and triathletes

zdnet news - Tue, 09/29/2020 - 18:40
The latest Forerunner model from Garmin is a slimmed down 945 without mapping and golf. It has the latest software features and a new Track Run mode that is sure to please those who train on the track.

Nomad Basestation Pro review: A premium price for a premium experience

zdnet news - Tue, 09/29/2020 - 01:17
The Basetation Pro delivers on Apple's AirPower promise, albeit in a different form.

The System, book review: How the internet works and who runs it

zdnet news - Mon, 09/28/2020 - 20:46
James Ball tells the story of the great co-operative experiment, now commercially captured, that is the internet.

Amazfit PowerBuds review: Heart rate sensor, innovative ear hooks, and long battery life

zdnet news - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 20:25
Bluetooth wireless headsets have become a standard today and Amazfit just confirmed you don't have to spend more than $99 for an outstanding option. If you exercise with music then you will appreciate the design elements of the PowerBuds.

Motorola Moto G 5G Plus review: A great budget smartphone, with added 5G support

zdnet news - Fri, 09/25/2020 - 15:09
With great battery life, a large screen, some nice personalisation features and the future-proofing of 5G support, the Moto G 5G Plus is probably the best budget handset around right now.

Lanmodo Vast Pro night vision camera: Good vision enhancements in the dark

zdnet news - Thu, 09/24/2020 - 23:37
The Lanmodo Vast Pro night vision camera shows you the detail you need when driving in the dark.