Archive for August, 2008

Apple Ram Prices Still Obscene

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

This may not come as a surprise to most, but the prices for RAM upgrades on the MacBook and MacBook Pro are still borderline insane. Apple’s products are not usually as over-priced as many would believe; they’re premium products along the lines of the Sony VAIO series and are priced accordingly. Alas Apple are not […]

USB Relax “Ur. Frog”

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

Combining a wrist-rest, pressure sensitivity, lights and stickiness in the same gadget sounds completely insane… and it is. “Ur. Frog” and “Ur Super High Light Frog” (right) have set out to push the limits of just what craziness we can hook up to our free USB ports to keep out the dust. To their credit […]

AudioFX Pro 5+1 PC Gaming Headset

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

In cohorts with Xbox 360 modder Ben Heckendorn, eDimensional have produced a gaming version of the AudioFX; the AudioFX Pro 5+1 PC Gaming Headset. It certainly looks the part, but we’ve tested “force feedback” and 5.1 headsets before and know there’s a small amount of worthy competition out there. Full review coming soon to a […]

iPhone 3g Piel Frama Flip Cover Leather Case Review

Friday, August 15th, 2008

I’m not even going to deny that I am a band-wagon jumper. I have bought into the iPhone, love it, and want to leverage the popularity of the device to bring iPhone accessory reviews to Gadgetoid. So, without further ado, I present our first iPhone accessory review: the Piel Frama, Leather, Clip Cover, iPhone 3g […]

Guitar Hero: Aerosmith – Xbox 360

Thursday, August 14th, 2008

Review by Johnus Maximus Released in June 2008, Guitar Hero: Aerosmith is the first expansion game for the hugely popular Guitar Hero series which focuses on the career of one of America’s most successful rock and roll bands. Developed by Neversoft and published by Activision, the game is also available for the Wii, the PS3 […]

Secret Files: Tunguska – Wii

Wednesday, August 13th, 2008

Review by Ken Bool Released for the Wii in May 2008, Secret Files: Tunguska is a ‘point and click’ adventure thriller developed by Keen Games and published by Deep Silver. The story centres on the disappearance of scientist at the time of the Tunguska event of 1908. The game is also available on the PC […]

Sennheiser PC350 Gaming Headset Review

Friday, August 8th, 2008

Borrowing heavily from the design of Sennheisers award winning PXC350 “cloak of silence” noise canceling headphones the PC350 Gaming Headset removes the noise canceling, adds a microphone and positions itself as a high-end gaming product designed to help you keep your in-game noise to yourself.

Lego Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures – Xbox 360

Thursday, August 7th, 2008

Review by Johnus Maximus Released in June 2008, Lego Indiana Jones: The Original Adventures is the latest game that merges a major movie franchise with the popular plastic bricks from Denmark. Developed by Traveller’s Tales and published by LucasArts, the game is available on Xbox 360, PS3, PS2, PSP, Wii, DS and PC. Adapting the […]

Coming Soon To A Gadgetoid Near You

Friday, August 1st, 2008

It’s a busy time here at Gadgetoid, we’re working tirelessly to bring as many new reviews as we can and the news has suffered somewhat due to this. But you can expect some varied and interesting coverage of many products and something is bound to be right up your street. Upcoming reviews include: Sanyo Eneloop […]