Profile for Brandybob > Reviews

Personal Profile

Content by Brandybob
Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,377,516
Helpful Votes: 65

Learn more about Your Profile.

Reviews Written by
Brandybob (Bucks, UK)

Page: 1
Coldplay Live 2012 [Blu-ray+CD] [Region Free]
Coldplay Live 2012 [Blu-ray+CD] [Region Free]
Dvd ~ Coldplay
Offered by MEGA Media FBA
Price: 17.91

18 of 22 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Disappointing blu-ray quality, 19 Nov 2012
Beautifully shot and edited film, but the blu-ray quality is very poor - grainy and pixelated in the Paris Stade De France parts which form the bulk of the live concert. I thought it might be a deliberate stylistic device but in comparison the couple of songs filmed in Montreal are pin sharp. Apparently the whole of the latter concert was filmed - a shame it wasn't all used.

A missed opportunity - just not the perfect bluray experience you would expect.
Comment Comment (1) | Permalink | Most recent comment: Aug 4, 2013 6:23 AM BST

SingStar Wireless Microphones - Standalone (PS3)
SingStar Wireless Microphones - Standalone (PS3)
Offered by Monsterbuy
Price: 39.90

6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars About time, and they're excellent!, 25 Mar 2009
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
At last wireless microphones have arrived, and they're worth the wait. Never bothered trying my PS2 wired ones with my PS3, so as soon as these were released I bought them. Nicely designed, really good chunky feel (definitely not too big) - more like professional mikes?! Natty bag to store them in. USB adaptor plugs into PS3 and in no time you're using these to sing through. No crackling on my ones - got them about 2 metres from the PS3 and they work perfect, picking up every note (good or bad!).

No negatives whatsoever. A must-have for any Singstar fans.

Love Made Visible Ep
Love Made Visible Ep
Offered by CDandVinyl
Price: 2.52

5.0 out of 5 stars Great comeback, 26 Oct 2007
This review is from: Love Made Visible Ep (Audio CD)
Wonderful slice of indie pop from Southampton's The Delays. Really catchy - was humming it within minutes of hearing it. Glad they've returned with such a poppy catchy song. They should be massive.

Nintendo DS Browser (Nintendo DS Lite)
Nintendo DS Browser (Nintendo DS Lite)

34 of 36 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Better than what others have said!, 12 Jan 2007
= Fun:4.0 out of 5 stars 
I had ordered this game before reading the negative reviews, and feared receiving it! It's a lot better than I expected. Yes, it's not a super fast way of surfing the net, and will never replace a laptop or home computer, but the DS was never designed for that sort of application.

I've hooked it up to my home wi-fi and the speed is quite good - you can disable pictures which quickens things up considerably, whilst text only sites such as the optional BBC News one work a treat. Some pages loaded in 5-10 seconds. Google works well, as does Hotmail and Yahoo Mail. You soon get use to using both screens to navigate web pages, and can even save your favorite links.

I bought it so I would have a portable way of accessing the internet when I'm on holiday or traveling, and for that it's perfect. After all, the DS is primarily a games machine, so having this is a bonus.

Hori Official Lite Protective Filter (Nintendo DS)
Hori Official Lite Protective Filter (Nintendo DS)
Offered by Gameseek
Price: 9.73

7 of 7 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars They work brilliantly!, 6 Jan 2007
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
A perfect solution if you worry about scratching your DS Lite screen. Easy to apply (with clear instructions) - just take your time to avoid air bubbles. Once on you would not know they are then - if anything the screens both look more vivid and sharp. The Touch Screen works perfectly with the stylus.

A must have accessory for any DS owner.

Page: 1