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Xperia Z3 Compact Case - Ringke FUSION [Free HD Film/Dust Cap&Drop Protection][CRYSTAL VIEW] Case Shock Absorption Bumper Premium Hard Case for SONY Xperia Z3 Compact (Not for Z3 / Z3 Dual) - Eco/DIY Package
Xperia Z3 Compact Case - Ringke FUSION [Free HD Film/Dust Cap&Drop Protection][CRYSTAL VIEW] Case Shock Absorption Bumper Premium Hard Case for SONY Xperia Z3 Compact (Not for Z3 / Z3 Dual) - Eco/DIY Package
Offered by Ringke Official UK Store
Price: £25.00

5.0 out of 5 stars and this is the best. Fits perfectly, 29 April 2015
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I've had four cases for the Z3 Compact, and this is the best. Fits perfectly, allows uninterrupted access to the top charging port and the magnetic charge point. Rubberized sides, hard clear plastic back. A well thought out design.


Logitech Wireless Touch Keyboard K400 - UK layout
Logitech Wireless Touch Keyboard K400 - UK layout
Price: £24.97

5.0 out of 5 stars perfect for sofa surfing, 29 April 2015
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Fast wake and response times. A compact unit, perfect for sofa surfing.


SONY D5803G XPERIA Z3 COMPACT VERDE
SONY D5803G XPERIA Z3 COMPACT VERDE
Offered by NEOPHONIA
Price: £273.69

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Mine arrived very quickly and is perfect. It's unbranded and unlocked, 29 April 2015
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For those worried about ordering this in the UK from Neophonia, don't worry! Mine arrived very quickly and is perfect. It's unlocked, so after ordering a blank nano SIM from Vodafone, I swapped over from my old Samsung in a day. Great phone! Note as Neophonia are in Italy, the phone has a Euro spec charger. However it can of course be charged by any micro USB charger. I would also recommend to use a magnetic charger with the Z3 Compact anyway, it's so convenient.
Comment Comments (2) | Permalink | Most recent comment: Apr 30, 2015 12:38 PM BST


Ritche 20mm Alligator Crocodile Grain Leather Watch Band Strap Deployment Clasp Color Black
Ritche 20mm Alligator Crocodile Grain Leather Watch Band Strap Deployment Clasp Color Black
Offered by RitcheYG
Price: £6.99

1.0 out of 5 stars You get what you pay for., 17 April 2015
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The leather looks cheap and thin. The deployant clasp does not hold onto the end of the strap properly - my Speedmaster almost took a tumble off my wrist - I can't trust this item. Should have known at this price level.


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5.0 out of 5 stars I can use my magnetic charge cable easily without removing the case, 9 Jan. 2015
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This is my third case for the Z3C, and so far the first that fits properly, and exposes the ports adequately. I can use my magnetic charge cable easily without removing the case, and also I can open the usb / microSD door without removing the case. Nice soft-touch coating to the hard case - more classy than a gel case. Just wish the red colour was brighter... it's actually more of a maroon / burgundy.
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The Joy of Bootstrap: A smarter way to learn the world's most popular web framework
The Joy of Bootstrap: A smarter way to learn the world's most popular web framework
by Alan Forbes
Edition: Paperback
Price: £9.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars Quite a slim tome... maybe there's not ..., 9 Jan. 2015
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Quite a slim tome... maybe there's not as much to Bootstrap as I thought. Or maybe it's because in so many cases where the author could have included example code and pictures, he just provides a URL to a page on his website. Not at all helpful in the print version of the book! The chapters regarding the grid and responsive layout are too terse. In summary, I feel the book is too expensive at 9.99.


LEGO Minecraft The Ender Dragon 21117
LEGO Minecraft The Ender Dragon 21117
Price: £49.99

14 of 25 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Lego - this is low. Such a paucity of ..., 17 Nov. 2014
Lego - this is low. Such a paucity of imagination. Sixty quid for what? If I was an 8 year old getting this instead of say, Benny's Spaceship from The Lego Movie, I'd be gutted. Lego don't need the Minecraft franchise, they should leave it alone. Mojang certainly don't need to squeeze any more money out of parents. Lazy and Greedy.
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Casio Men's Quartz Watch with Grey Dial Digital Display and Red Resin Strap W-214HC-4AVEF
Casio Men's Quartz Watch with Grey Dial Digital Display and Red Resin Strap W-214HC-4AVEF
Price: £16.00

3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Does what it says on the tin!, 5 Feb. 2014
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Casio quality is top notch, and for the price (£16) this is unbeatable. I have a collection of more expensive automatic watches, so my criteria for purchase are based on it being a semi-disposable sports/holiday watch:

> Funky Colour
> Cheap
> Waterproof for swimming and scuba
> Alarm
> Timer
> Backlight

Naturally my thoughts went to the G-Shock range, but I was surprised to find the range starting at around £55 for a watch which is essentially no different to this one in its key areas.

So, the good points:

The red is very bright and glossy. The strap is shiny and comfy. It's super light so I barely notice it on. The hourly chime and alarm can be disabled easily when you want to go quiet. The timer has a dedicated button so it's super quick to set. It's easy to set the time and date. It's 50m waterproof - show me a tourist diving deeper than 50m!

And so to the less good points:

The backlight is just an old-school 80s side-bulb, with uneven light spread, and I bet it's not as good with battery life as newer electroluminescent displays. Also, the digits are a little small in comparison to the size of the face - the 3 circles are a waste of space IMO.

To conclude, there's really no point criticizing the watch at this price point. It does a number of different functions well, with Casio build quality. A great backup watch for an adult, or a primary watch for a teenager (at 40ish mm, it's a little large for a younger kid).


Allsop ProLens Laser Lens Diagnostic Cleaner
Allsop ProLens Laser Lens Diagnostic Cleaner
Price: £7.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Fixed Audi RNS-E Sat Nav problem in Audi A4 Cabriolet, 31 Dec. 2012
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The DVD drive in my Audi's RNS-E Sat Nav unit was reporting disc read errors. I didn't fancy buying a new unit so thought I'd give this a try. Happily, it worked a treat. Good to know this works correctly, as it is primarily a CD cleaner and hence has audio-only instructions which works in the RNS-E. There's no point buying a DVD cleaner for the Sat Nav as it won't play the visual process that dedicated DVD cleaners will need to follow.


Super Scribblenauts (Nintendo DS)
Super Scribblenauts (Nintendo DS)
Offered by b68solutions
Price: £7.49

5.0 out of 5 stars Amazing!, 31 Dec. 2012
= Fun:5.0 out of 5 stars 
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So, the main thing about this game is, if you can think of any random item at all (e.g. a pink elephant, a knight's helmet, a giant biscuit), you just type it in and the thing appears on the screen, and you can interact with it! Brilliant and spooky. Anyway, I bought this for my 8 year old as a stocking filler, and amazingly he's now quoted as saying it was his best present from Santa. At £5, that's quite gutting! So basically, if your child has an imagination, this game will make the most of it.


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