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kwmobile® Battery deck of brushed aluminium for Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini i9190 / i9195, Silver
kwmobile® Battery deck of brushed aluminium for Samsung Galaxy S4 Mini i9190 / i9195, Silver
Offered by KW-Commerce
Price: £3.90

5.0 out of 5 stars very good for the price, 2 July 2015
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As has been noted, it's a tight and secure fit, and so a lot harder to remove than the standard back panel - the best method I've found is to slide a credit card into the notch and work from there. It's about 1mm deeper than the standard panel, so adds to the overall thickness of the phone and, as another reviewer has found, if you want to put the whole thing in an outer case then this could be an issue.
It has a nice solid feel and looks good. There is a slight texture to the surface, in the side-to-side 'grain' just visible in the product photo. Fingermarks are not especially visible, certainly by comparison with the standard panel. The finish is brighter, i.e.more silvery, than it appears to be in the product photo. At a glance it could be mistaken for the same colour as the trim around the phone edge, which I think gives an overall pleasing effect.


Crabtree & Evelyn Moroccan Myrrh Hair and Body Wash 300 ml
Crabtree & Evelyn Moroccan Myrrh Hair and Body Wash 300 ml
Price: £15.00

2.0 out of 5 stars son of Nomad, but not an improvement, 1 May 2015
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Do Crabtree and Evelyn actually test their own products, or read the reviews on their own website? At time of writing those reviews are unanimously critical of the container, as are the other two reviews currently here. The problem isn't so much the bottle itself, as the idiotic cap. This is a kind of rocker-switch arrangement. It is useless. I replaced mine with a more conventional flip-top cap salvaged from another (not C&E) product that happened to fit perfectly. Problem solved.
As to the gel itself, I still have some Nomad so I was able to compare directly. Moroccan Myrrh is very slightly thicker than Nomad, and definitely darker in colour. The scent is similar, but not the same. Neat from the container MM is (to my nose) a little stronger than Nomad. Curiously, though, in use under the shower it seems less aromatic and refreshing. But if you liked Nomad then there's a good chance you'll like this too. I like it, and I'll probably stick with it. But I'm giving it only two stars because I liked Nomad better, and because of the container issue.


Mozart: Complete Sonatas For Keyboard & Violin
Mozart: Complete Sonatas For Keyboard & Violin
Price: £35.49

3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars fantastic, but .., 29 April 2015
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I have to agree with the other reviewers so far. The playing and recording are fantastic. But the accompanying information (with the box set) is poor. A track listing is essential if you want to select one piece from the several on a disc, or if you're not familiar with the pieces and you want to know what you're listening to at any point. But they evidently considered that splashing reviews all over the back of the box was a better use of their time and packaging space.


SleepGuard Mouthpiece With Anti-Bacterial Case & Plastic Fitting Spatula
SleepGuard Mouthpiece With Anti-Bacterial Case & Plastic Fitting Spatula
Offered by UK Innovations GP Ltd
Price: £24.95

4.0 out of 5 stars effective, 12 May 2014
As some other reviewers have said, wearing this device through the night takes some getting used to. But even in just fitting it you can feel how it works to inhibit snoring. If you're still looking for a solution, this is definitely worth a try.


Samsung Xpress M2022W A4 Mono Laser Printer
Samsung Xpress M2022W A4 Mono Laser Printer
Price: £59.50

73 of 75 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars excellent so far, 16 Dec. 2013
I bought this a bit nervously on the back of a frustrating experience with my Samsung CLP-325W Colour Laser Printer (Wireless), a similarly-styled machine, which I find keeps dropping out of wireless contact and has rather poor print quality.

But in this recent addition to their range Samsung really seem to have pulled their socks up. Although I've had it for only a few days, I'm posting this report now as I am so impressed with it, and there is as yet no other review here.

The M2022W is a seriously light and compact printer, ideal for the snuggest home workspace. The design is very clean and attractive. The build is a little flimsy in places, such as the paper feed tray which is just a hinged flap, but if like me you're not figuring on using the machine as a football you should be able to live with this.

For me the big things are, and in each case by contrast with my CLP-325W:

(a) it is very easy to set up. The hardcopy instructions and cd installation program are clear and straightforward. Introducing the printer to your wireless network requires just a few clicks, from a PC/laptop connected either wirelessly or via USB. Once it's on the network, you can easily set up communication from other computers, again wirelessly, including iPad etc via Airprint.

(b) it stays in reliable wireless contact. So far it hasn't dropped out once, and shows no signs of doing so. (In fact the accompanying 'Easy Printer Manager' application also recognises and manages separately my CLP-325W, and for some reason seems to find it more readily than does its own software.)

(c) the print quality is excellent. There is also a toner-saving 'eco' option producing a less intense black, but still very sharp and good-looking.

For this kind of product users' experiences can vary, and I expect reviews will appear reflecting this. If my own experience changes then I'll update this review. So far, though, I'm really pleased with this printer and would thoroughly recommend it.
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Belkin N300 Universal Dual Band Wi-Fi Range Extender/Wireless Signal Booster (Easy Setup, WPS Function, Ethernet Port) - Wall Plug Mounted
Belkin N300 Universal Dual Band Wi-Fi Range Extender/Wireless Signal Booster (Easy Setup, WPS Function, Ethernet Port) - Wall Plug Mounted

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars simple setup and faultless performance so far, 26 Sept. 2013
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I installed the N300 range extender to relay the signal from a Belkin N150 modem-router.

The setup instructions were clear and the setup itself was very simple and quick - took around one minute.

I located the extender near a part of the house in which the signal from the router is weak. But in fact I now get a strong signal from the extender itself in all parts of the house.

I had no problem connecting straight through, via the extender, to the wireless printer which was already part of my network.

Another reviewer (Dave M) suggests removing the _xt suffix from the default SSID of the extender, to make it identical to your base router's SSID. This seemed like a neat idea to me, so I did it when setting up. But afterwards I decided against, and restored the suffix (which was very easy to do). The reason was that, with my Windows 7 at least, the computer automatically connects to whichever is the stronger signal of the two, regardless of the SSID, and the advantage of having a distinct SSID for the extender is that you can then see, in the network list, which you are connected to. If the router and extender have identical SSIDs then only one network name shows up in the list, leaving you with no way of knowing (as far as I can see) which one you're connected to.


Live On Air
Live On Air
Price: £12.06

4.0 out of 5 stars great album, but no performance info at all, 27 Jun. 2013
This review is from: Live On Air (Audio CD)
As others have said, this is a great set of early (pre-Flaco) material, performed brilliantly of course, and recorded/remixed with stunning clarity and presence.
But there is absolutely no accompanying information about the performance or backing performers. You have to look around on the net (or at other reviews here) to get any info on this. Somewhat ironically (given that "This CD is unauthorized and is not associated or approved in any way by Ry Cooder or his past or present management"), the insert is dominated by a prominent copyright warning.


Kitchen Craft Master Class Deluxe Professional Cook's Blowtorch
Kitchen Craft Master Class Deluxe Professional Cook's Blowtorch
Price: £16.65

1.0 out of 5 stars duff product, 20 Jan. 2013
Exactly the same problem as several others here. On only the second use the main control knob ceased to function. Creme non-brulées all round. Useless.


Vivaldi: Concerti per Fagotto I (Concertos for Bassoon Vol. 1)
Vivaldi: Concerti per Fagotto I (Concertos for Bassoon Vol. 1)
Price: £16.09

2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars i agree with him, 15 July 2012
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I just want to endorse Maurizio Cardelli's 5-star review. The playing is riveting, exciting and beautiful. The recording is dynamic, vibrant and clear. An astonishing album.


Richard Osbourne Art Print, York - Skeldergate Bridge II (30 x 40cm Art Prints/Posters)
Richard Osbourne Art Print, York - Skeldergate Bridge II (30 x 40cm Art Prints/Posters)
Offered by King & McGaw
Price: £14.95

1.0 out of 5 stars wrong bridge, 21 July 2011
Despite the (current) title of this print, Skeldergate Bridge is actually nowhere to be seen in it. The foreground view is of Lendal Bridge. In the background, down river, you can maybe just make out part of Ouse Bridge. Skeldergate Bridge is the next bridge beyond, and well out of sight.


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