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Resident Evil: Retribution
Resident Evil: Retribution
Dvd
Offered by Lovefilm UK Limited
Price: £4.99

2.0 out of 5 stars The poorest of the lot, 21 Sep 2014
As a big Resident Evil fan I've continued to watch these films despite them being pretty poor. Out of all the films in the series so far this is by far the worst.

Basically to sum it up it's non stop action right from the start with very little (pointless) story. Throw in a few popular characters from the game for no reason and you've got the latest installment in the Resident Evil film franchise.

No one seems to stay dead (and not in the zombie sense) with everybody getting cloned over and over. It makes death hold a lot less weight throughout the film, taking away any potential tension that might be left over. Also it just seems as though old characters, who have been brought back to life, have been thrown into the story just for the hell of it.

So we see a couple of new additions from the game frnachise show up, which in theory should be a good thing, but they have no story, no history, and no real character. They are just there as filler material as a final attempt to satisfy fans. To me the whole thing just felt needless.

Throughout Umbrellas motives just seem downright rediculous, and their secret labs are getting easier and easier to break into. What should be an exciting antagonist is just poor and pointless throughout, making very little sense.

So, if you're up for some non stop action that makes a mockery of anything Resident Evil then dive on in! It's ok if you just fancy some very casual action that requires no brain activity, but if you're after anything more then give this a miss. Hopefully this franchise will die soon.


1Byone Digital Amplified TV Aerial, Indoor Digital TV Antenna For USB TV Tuner/DVB-T Television UHF, Free View And Analog TV Signals
1Byone Digital Amplified TV Aerial, Indoor Digital TV Antenna For USB TV Tuner/DVB-T Television UHF, Free View And Analog TV Signals
Offered by 1Byone Products Inc
Price: £12.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Sleek and well designed, 17 Sep 2014
This is a small, compact and well built piece of kit. It looks great and sits comfortable out of sight without drawing attention, just what you want from something like this. The great thing is that it blends in very well with pretty much most TV's, the sleek black plastic resembling most sets you can get.

So how does it perform? Very well! I've tested this on my TV in the bedroom which previously had no aerial. Now I'm able to pick up a large amount of channels after a very quick and easy installation process. The only downside is that it requires an external power source, but that's not a deal breaker.

It's a great price, looks fantastic and works well. Can't go wrong!

Please note I was sent a free review unit to test and offer an unbiased review


1Byone Excellent Reception Flat-Panel Amplified Digital TV Aerial, Indoor Digital TV Antenna For USB TV Tuner/DVB-T Television VHF/UHF/FM, Free View And Analog TV Signals
1Byone Excellent Reception Flat-Panel Amplified Digital TV Aerial, Indoor Digital TV Antenna For USB TV Tuner/DVB-T Television VHF/UHF/FM, Free View And Analog TV Signals
Offered by 1Byone Products Inc
Price: £13.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Good signal and works well, 17 Sep 2014
This is a pretty nice device. Compared to other aerials it isn't quite as discrete or hidden as others I've tested but nonetheless it's small enough. The build quality is average, the device feeling very hollow, but at the end of the day you're probably not buying this for it's looks.

So how does it perform? Very well! I've tested this on my TV in the bedroom which previously had no aerial. Now I'm able to pick up a large amount of channels after a very quick and easy installation process.

Please note I was sent a free review unit to test and offer an unbiased review


1Byone Portable Digital TV Aerial, Indoor Digital TV Antenna For USB TV Tuner/DVB-T Television UHF, Free View And Analog TV Signals
1Byone Portable Digital TV Aerial, Indoor Digital TV Antenna For USB TV Tuner/DVB-T Television UHF, Free View And Analog TV Signals
Offered by 1Byone Products Inc
Price: £4.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Tiny and very portable, 17 Sep 2014
This is a pretty tiny aerial. Portability is great as this device can easily be taken apart and stored in a bag etc for traveling.

So how does it perform? Very well! I've tested this on my TV in the bedroom which previously had no aerial. Now I'm able to pick up a large amount of channels after a very quick and easy installation process. Theres no need for external power, which helps to keep cables to a minimum and your plug sockets free for other gadgets.

My only complaint is that it seems a little on the fragile side, especially with my cats roaming around (they've certainly had their eyes on this during my time with it)

Please note I was sent a free review unit to test and offer an unbiased review


1Byone 0.7mm Paper Thin Digital TV Aerial, Ultra-Thin High Performance Indoor Digital TV Antenna For USB TV Tuner/DVB-T DVB-T2 Television VHF/UHF/FM, Lightweight Soft Design, Free View And Analog TV Signals
1Byone 0.7mm Paper Thin Digital TV Aerial, Ultra-Thin High Performance Indoor Digital TV Antenna For USB TV Tuner/DVB-T DVB-T2 Television VHF/UHF/FM, Lightweight Soft Design, Free View And Analog TV Signals
Offered by 1Byone Products Inc

5.0 out of 5 stars Amazingly slim, 17 Sep 2014
When they advertised this as being paper thin I was more than a little skeptical. However, upon opening the product up and having a good look, it's pretty close to the claim! This is a very slim and discrete aerial!

You can mount this on the wall if you like, but it also has a sticker on the back of the device, allowing you to basically stick it to almost any surface. I've mounted mine behind the TV, out of sight, and it still offers fantastic signal.

So how does it perform? Very well! I've used this for my TV in the bedroom which previously had no aerial. Now I'm able to pick up a large amount of channels after a very quick and easy installation process. Theres no need for external power, which helps to keep cables to a minimum and your plug sockets free for other gadgets.

Out of the different aerials I have been sent to review by this company this is definitely my favourite! For the price it is amazing, and if you want something small and out of sight, then this is the aerial for you!

Please note I was sent a free review unit to test and offer an unbiased review


1Byone Type QH-0016 Portable Cabinet Wireless Doorbell Door Chime Kit and Push Button With LED Indicator, Wireless Remote Control Doorbell With 36 Different Chimes Polyphonic Melodies To Choose
1Byone Type QH-0016 Portable Cabinet Wireless Doorbell Door Chime Kit and Push Button With LED Indicator, Wireless Remote Control Doorbell With 36 Different Chimes Polyphonic Melodies To Choose
Offered by 1Byone Products Inc
Price: £12.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic and well worth the price, 17 Sep 2014
This doorbell is easy to fit, something you will easily have up and running within a few minutes. It was literally a case of inserting a battery into the button fixture, doing the same with the chime and then just fixing the button to your door frame outside (again really easy to do with the sticky pads provided)

The good news is that the button fixture is water proof, sealed with rubber to prevent it from getting destroyed over time.

The range of alert options are fantastic. Three modes, LED and chime, LED only, or chime only. The volume is also loud, audible from anywhere within my house so I never missed an alert.

Unlike another doorbell I have used form the same company, the chime for this device is battery powered. What's handy about this is that it becomes more portable and doesn't take up a mains socket in your house. It comes with a small stand, allowing you to place it easily, or of course you can fit it to a wall within your house.

It's a great price and will definitely last longer than the warranty due to it's water resistance. More than worth the price.

Please note I was sent a free review unit to test and offer an unbiased review


1Byone Easy Chime UK Plug-In Portable Wireless Doorbell Door Chime Kit 100m Range LED Indicator 36 Tunes To Choose - White
1Byone Easy Chime UK Plug-In Portable Wireless Doorbell Door Chime Kit 100m Range LED Indicator 36 Tunes To Choose - White
Offered by 1Byone Products Inc
Price: £12.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic for the price, 17 Sep 2014
This doorbell is easy to fit, something you will easily have up and running within a few minutes. It was literally a case of inserting a battery into the button fixture, plugging the chime into a mains socket and then just fixing the button to your door frame outside (again really easy to do with the sticky pads provided)

The good news is that the button fixture is water proof, sealed with rubber to prevent it from getting destroyed over time.

The range of alert options are fantastic. Three modes, LED and chime, LED only, or chime only. The volume is also loud, audible from anywhere within my house so I never missed an alert.

The thing that I liked most about the doorbell is that you can move the chime around very easily. This gives you a great opportunity to move this around to find the optimum location within your house and there is no risk of the chime running out of battery with it being plugged directly into the mains!

It's a great price and will definitely last longer than the warranty due to it's water resistance. More than worth the price.

Please note I was sent a free review unit to test and offer an unbiased review


[Apple MFi Certified] Omaker 8 Pin Lightning to USB Sync Charger Data Cable Data Cord 3.28ft / 1m for iPhone 6 Plus / 6 / 5s / 5c / 5, iPad Air / Mini / Mini2, iPad 4th Generation, iPod 5th Generation, and Ipod Nano 7th Generation (white)
[Apple MFi Certified] Omaker 8 Pin Lightning to USB Sync Charger Data Cable Data Cord 3.28ft / 1m for iPhone 6 Plus / 6 / 5s / 5c / 5, iPad Air / Mini / Mini2, iPad 4th Generation, iPod 5th Generation, and Ipod Nano 7th Generation (white)
Offered by DoReMi Mall
Price: £19.99

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5.0 out of 5 stars Low price and durable, 17 Sep 2014
This is a great quality cable, especially for the price. Anyone who has purchased non-apple cables has probably run into that one cable which is beyond useless. Thankfully, this isn't one.

This is good quality, feels durable and is also a good length. With it being certified you know you can trust it.

The connector at the end that attaches to your iDevice feels durable and robust. Unlike other cables it certainly doesn't feel like it will fall apart anytime soon which is great for those who are planning on carrying this around as a spare.

Regarding charging time, this charged both my iPad Air and iPhone 5S at the same speed as the official iPhone cables.

For the price you can't go wrong and this product is definitely worth the purchase.

Please note I was sent a free review unit to test and offer an unbiased review


1Byone Wireless HDMI WiFi Dongle iShare Videos Images Docs Live Camera Musics from All Smart Devices to TV, Monitor or Projector
1Byone Wireless HDMI WiFi Dongle iShare Videos Images Docs Live Camera Musics from All Smart Devices to TV, Monitor or Projector
Offered by 1Byone Products Inc
Price: £22.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Low cost and efficient, 17 Sep 2014
This is a very handy device. Currently I have an Apple TV for my iPad and an MHL cable for my Galaxy Note 3. Both come in handy, but offer their own problems.

Using this dongle I was able to get stable mirroring of multiple devices. Unlike my Apple TV, there was no noticeable lag regarding input or display which made for a much better wireless gaming set up. Streaming my media, such as videos and photos worked like a charm, without any loss in quality.

Video applications such as Youtube work fantastically well, allowing good quality streaming to a non smart TV. My TV is getting on now but with the addition of this device I'm now able to do a lot more. It also comes out head and shoulders above some of the main streaming devices on the market.

Although my Apple TV has a lot more media functions and applications built in, the streaming and mirroring function on the Apple TV falls short compared to this device. Streaming and mirroring is a lot faster and smoother, and as mentioned above there is no real noticeable lag.

I'd definitely recommend this device to anyone who is looking for a low price yet efficient streaming set up for their TV. One thing to be cautious of is that the micro usb charging cable supplied is very short. This is fine if you have a USB on your TV, but if you need to charge from the mains you may need a separate charger.

Please note I was sent a free review unit to test and offer an unbiased review


1Byone Flip Stand PU Leather Case Protective Case Bag Cover Protector With Bluetooth Silicone Keyboard for Apple iPad Air iPad 5 - Black
1Byone Flip Stand PU Leather Case Protective Case Bag Cover Protector With Bluetooth Silicone Keyboard for Apple iPad Air iPad 5 - Black
Offered by 1Byone Products Inc
Price: £22.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Great case and fantastic keyboard, 31 Aug 2014
This is a really nice keyboard case, especially for the price. I'm used to using a Belkin, all in one case, which has been fantastic up until recently when it has started to fall apart.

The case itself is very nice, feels great and offers a good level of protection. The lock/unlock function on the case works as advertised which comes in handy. The case feels soft and well made, wrapping around the entire iPad to cover and protect the entire body. All buttons and ports are accessible when the case is closed meaning the user doesn't have to open the case to use it e.g. charging.

Moving onto the keyboard and I must say I am more than impressed. It's lightweight and feels solid, the metal casing really adding a premium feel to the device. The keys are slightly smaller than a conventional keyboard but they most certainly aren't tiny. I found typing on the keyboard to be pleasant and easy to get to grips with. The keyboard has a conventional layout unlike some other iPad keyboards that oddly sacrifice the caps lock and tab keys. The other nice feature is that this keyboard has dedicated functions for all the major operating systems, meaning you can use this with a number of devices, not just your iPad.

So to sum up this is a fantastic buy, especially for the price. Normally in this range you get an average product, but both the case and keyboard feel premium and work fantastically. The only issue I found with the entire package was the magnet that fastens the keyboard to the case when close is not very strong meaning that the keyboard will normally come loose in my bag. Not a massive issue, but slightly annoying.

With a number of styles to select and a fantastic product for the price, this is definitely worth the investment.

Please note I was sent a free review unit to test and offer an unbiased review


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