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Bluetooth Keyboard, Esynic Foldable Wireless Keyboard Bluetooth 3.0 QWERTY Keyboard with PU Leather Stand Case -Black and Grey
Bluetooth Keyboard, Esynic Foldable Wireless Keyboard Bluetooth 3.0 QWERTY Keyboard with PU Leather Stand Case -Black and Grey
Offered by eSynic
Price: £29.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Ultra-portable Bluetooth 3.0 keyboard which works very well, 16 May 2016
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As with other reviews, the build quality is excellent and the keyboard is really portable. Pairing with iPad and iPhone is simplicity and the protective case for the keyboard is well designed. I bought one as a gift for a relative and it was so good, I bought one for myself. At this price, I think it represents great value. The only change I would possibly like to see in future versions is the ability to lock the keyboard in the open position. At the moment you cannot do this. Lots of thought has gone into the design of this item and I can reccommend it to people who need a portable keyboard. The case is great for resting your phone at a viewable angle while you type. All in all, this is an excellent product. Good job eSynic.


KVAGO iPad Pro 9.7 Case, Premium Genuine Leather Case with Pencil Holder & Hand Strap Smart Cover Auto Sleep Wake Vintage Classic Real Leather Protective Case for Apple iPad Pro 9.7 inch Tablet Brown
KVAGO iPad Pro 9.7 Case, Premium Genuine Leather Case with Pencil Holder & Hand Strap Smart Cover Auto Sleep Wake Vintage Classic Real Leather Protective Case for Apple iPad Pro 9.7 inch Tablet Brown
Offered by Kvago
Price: £27.88

5.0 out of 5 stars A good value stylish case which is practical and well made. Highly recommended., 9 May 2016
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This is a very reasonable protective case and it represents good value for money. The case arrived with a small cleaning cloth, a stylus and a screen protector. The tan coloured material is very definitely leather and its reverse side is the expected suede finish. This means that when the iPad is stood for viewing, you can set the screen at any angle which may suit you because it won't slide. This case is thoughtfully provided with a small leather bar on the reverse side of the front flap with the KVAGO name embossed into it. You can rest the screen against this bar too.

The construction and stitching of the case is first class and it looks well produced with cut outs and slots for access to all of the interface features of the 9.7 inch iPad Pro. It does not permit an Apple keyboard to be attached. This is a small disadvantage but not a deal-breaker for me because I am happy to remove the iPad for serious typing. It was the flimsy nature of the Apple keyboard which caused me to look for a better quality protective case. I hope to be able to make the very expensive Apple smart keyboard last a bit longer by not using it as a permanent case.

The black material of the case is very tough but slightly thinner than the tan material. It is much smoother and I thought it was not leather. Two small samples of the both tan and black materials are supplied and I could not stretch or tear either material. I concluded that they are both leather. The magnets work well and switch the screen off as expected.

There is an elasticated strap which secures the iPad to your hand if you are using it one-handed. I do not know how long the elastic will last before it stretches beyond useful. It appears to be quite solid and strong. There is also an elastic loop for holding a stylus or Apple Pencil. All in all, this is a well designed and constructed case and it appears to offer good general protection for your 9.7 inch iPad Pro.


WERO Lightning 8 Pin to SD Camera Card Reader OTG Adapter Cable For Apple iPad Mini, iPad Air, iPad Pro and iPhone 5S,iPhone 6s Plus with IOS9.2 above Only
WERO Lightning 8 Pin to SD Camera Card Reader OTG Adapter Cable For Apple iPad Mini, iPad Air, iPad Pro and iPhone 5S,iPhone 6s Plus with IOS9.2 above Only
Offered by DnD Store
Price: £15.99

1.0 out of 5 stars I cannot recommend this item, 4 May 2016
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The readers appears to work as it is supposed to but halfway through the importing of RAW files process, it crashes my iPad Pro. But the genuine item and I am, sure this sort of issue will not trouble you.


Metz 52 AF-1 Digital Flashgun for Sony M.I Cameras
Metz 52 AF-1 Digital Flashgun for Sony M.I Cameras
Price: £169.38

1 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent Metz Quality - Highly Recommended, 9 April 2016
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This item is very well made. It was constructed in Germany and feels like it has been subject to many quality control checks. The locking mechanism to the hot-shoe on my RX1r is via a sturdy plastic thumbscrew which requires about 3/4 of a turn. The Sony multi-interface contains multiple thin wires and when the hot-shoe is not in use, it is covered by a protective hard plastic cover. I was pleased to note that the connection on the Metz 52 AF-1 was also provided with a hard plastic cover which slid over the hot-shoe contact.

All of Sony's automatic exposure modes were available as well as the expected manual mode. Settings were made via a touchscreen which I found to be easy to use and self explanatory. Accuracy of exposure was faultless in whichever automatic mode I selected. I particularly like the quality of image when I bounced the light from a wall behind me. Soft and even light gave me a look which would be the sort of image I would expect from a studio with large light shaping modifiers. There was no suggestion that continued usage would cause the flashgun to close down because of heat sensor issues. I captured around 100 images and still the temperature gauge registered cool

The price is amazingly good value when compared to that of the flashguns where they are supplied directly by Sony. The less powerful HVL 43m is £329 from Sony and the slightly more powerful HVL 60 is £549 from Sony. Both of these flashguns have a video light which the Metz item does not but my saving over retail is either £160 or £380 respectively. Metz have been making flashguns for about 60 years so I am sure that they are competent to continue.

Easy to use, good build quality, very clear instruction manual and a soft case are all included. I like the temperature gauge and the range of shots from 4 fresh alkaline batteries is about 240 at full power to around 3000 at 128th power. This is a powerful and outstanding product and I would recommend it highly. It should improve your images made with flash. It lets you take advantage of high speed flash sync too and includes a very helpful modelling light.


Anker PowerPort 6 60W 6-Port Family-Sized Desktop USB Charger with PowerIQ Technology for iPhone, iPad, Samsung S6 / S6 Edge, Nexus, HTC M9, Nokia, Motorola and More ()
Anker PowerPort 6 60W 6-Port Family-Sized Desktop USB Charger with PowerIQ Technology for iPhone, iPad, Samsung S6 / S6 Edge, Nexus, HTC M9, Nokia, Motorola and More ()
Offered by AnkerDirect
Price: £25.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Another fine product from Anker, 7 April 2016
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As usual, the expected good value and high quality from Anker. This is a name that I know that I can trust when buying electronic items. This is especially the case when buying MFi products which are certified as compatible by Apple.

This intelligent charger recognises the items which are connected and charges them in the fastest and safest manner. A small blue LED informs the user that the device is plugged into the mains and ready to charge whichever devices are connected to it.

The solid construction is understated, with its matt black finish and the reassurance of an 18 month warranty and lifetime technical assistance. It is not possible to find fault with any products bearing the Anker name. I can highly recommend this item to anyone who needs a charger. The package also included a very strong adhesive patch which could be used to attach the charger to a desktop or a wall.


Gitzo Series 1 Magnesium 2 Way Head
Gitzo Series 1 Magnesium 2 Way Head
Price: £215.84

5.0 out of 5 stars Engineering par excellence! Highly recommended., 22 Mar. 2016
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I opted to buy this head to go with my Gitzo GT1542T series one traveler tripod. I use a small fixed lens full frame mirrorless camera and did not want to overload myself with kit. The head is constructed from magnesium and is very light in weight. It counts as one of the birdwatching heads which are unique to Gitzo. The slower you move the head, the more accurate the movement because of special fluid cartridges. As you speed the movement, the resistance lessens to the point where the head moves almost freely.

The lock is simple to operate and works for both panning and tilting. The quick release plate is a welcome addition and I leave it attached to my Sony RX1r. The high quality of manufacture is very obvious and the finish of the magnesium surfaces is very durable. All movements of the head are smooth and work as expected. The handle has a very small cut out in the metal at the end which attaches to the head. The cut out permits the screw to slide past the handle as it is being attached. A spare tripod bush for 1/4 and 3/8 sized screws is included. Highly recommended; where you are not trying to support a heavy professional dSLR and a super telephoto lens.


Gitzo GT1542T Traveler Series 1 4-Section 6X Tripod with G-Lock
Gitzo GT1542T Traveler Series 1 4-Section 6X Tripod with G-Lock
Price: £390.28

5.0 out of 5 stars Gitzo GT1542T series one traveler tripod. Slick, lightweight, very sturdy and practical high quality construction., 22 Mar. 2016
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The tripod is small and lightweight. It is also inexplicably sturdy. I was impressed by the quality of the construction and the useful features of this model. I use a fixed lens mirrorless camera and I have no doubt that this tripod will do everything I need it to do. Highly recommended, especially at the price charged by Amazon; which saved me more than £100 off the standard retail price.


Gitzo Series 2 Traveler Bag for Tripod
Gitzo Series 2 Traveler Bag for Tripod
Price: £60.43

1.0 out of 5 stars Does not fit a series 1 tripod., 22 Mar. 2016
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Does not fit a series one tripod with head attached. Disappointing to be mislead into buying the wrong size tripod bag. Unacceptable given the cost of Gitzo items. Poor customer service.


RHA T20i High fidelity, noise isolating, DualCoilTM in-ear headphone with remote and microphone
RHA T20i High fidelity, noise isolating, DualCoilTM in-ear headphone with remote and microphone
Offered by R H A
Price: £189.95

5.0 out of 5 stars Outstanding sound and build quality - highly recommended, 9 Feb. 2016
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If you want a comfortable in-ear set of earphones which are beautifully made and sound fantastic, then look no further. Out of the box with the standard earpieces and the reference filter in place, they sounded great and fitted my ears beautifully. They are a good noise isolating design. The over the ear mouldable wires remove the weight of the earpiece and they are comfortable to wear for very long periods of time. The soundstage is wide and the stereo image is outstanding. With a three year warranty and tank-like construction, it is unlikely that you will ever need a warranty replacement.

The accessories which are included include a clothes clip, 2 x foam ear pieces, 2 x double flanged silicon ear pieces in two sizes and 6 x single silicon ear pieces in S, M and L sizes so it should be possible to find a comfortable fitting option for almost any pair of ears. There are also 3 sets of screw-on earpiece filters to enhance the bass or the treble and the out of the box reference filter is already installed onto the earphones. The earpieces and filters are attached to stainless steel credit sized card for the earpieces and a small metal slab where the spare screw-on filters are attached. All of these items can be packed into the supplied zippered case.

It has taken a few hours of listening to get a sense of just how detailed and open the sound is. Sibilance never shows in the treble and the bass is clear, even when the sound level is pushed. The mids are very detailed and the whole listening experience is one of clarity and comfort. I have discovered instrumentation that I have not heard previously on tunes that I know very well.

I listen to classical, ambient, acid jazz, jazz, blues, hard rock, folk and world music. Overall... I would rate these earphones as earning 5 stars in build quality, sound production, comfort and value for money. The 3 year warranty demonstrates the confidence which RHA place in their product, which is outstanding and great value for money so they come highly recommended. Unfortunately, it is only possible to award 5 stars but these earphones really deserve more.


Microfibers Cleaning Cloths - 5 EXTRA LARGE Colorful Cloths Suitable for Cleaning Glasses, Spectacles, Cameras, iPad, iPhone, Tablets, Cell Phones, LCD Screens, Silverware and Other Delicate Surfaces by ECO-FUSED?(12 x 12 inch / 30 x 30 cm Black, Grey, Green, Blue, Yellow)
Microfibers Cleaning Cloths - 5 EXTRA LARGE Colorful Cloths Suitable for Cleaning Glasses, Spectacles, Cameras, iPad, iPhone, Tablets, Cell Phones, LCD Screens, Silverware and Other Delicate Surfaces by ECO-FUSED?(12 x 12 inch / 30 x 30 cm Black, Grey, Green, Blue, Yellow)
Offered by ECO-FUSED UK
Price: £6.49

5.0 out of 5 stars Good value large microfibre cloths., 5 Feb. 2016
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These large microfibre cloths are good value. I have used them for cleaning spectacles, computer and phone screens. They arrived promptly and are worth the money being asked. Highly recommended.


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