Colin Gibson

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Helpful votes received on reviews: 90% (763 of 846)
Location: England

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 1,869 - Total Helpful Votes: 763 of 846
WD TV Media Player by Western Digital
WD TV Media Player by Western Digital
I bought this item as a replacement/upgrade to the Asus HD Media Player I had previously been using for about 2 years.
I am not disappointed with the results.

Easy set up in minutes and then downloaded the latest version of the software. I connected the box via cable to my home network as cable is still far better than wireless connection in my book and will be for years yet.

The machine is quick and reponsive and has produced on everything I have thrown at it. I have connected a Samsung USB hard drive 2gb to the USB port at the back of the unit and housed both within my HiFi/Media system stack in my lounge. From my main computer elsewhere I can fire films,… Read more
Beurer BM35 Upper Arm Blood Pressure Monitor by Beurer
As I wanted to check my blood pressure more often than I was receiving from my review clinics (type 2 diabetic) I purchased this unit a few weeks back.

Good points -
Very clear display for Blood Pressure monitor.
Very clear display for pulse rate as a side issue.
Very clear display for where your blood pressure reading comes in terms of traffic light system Good/Watch/Issues (Green/Amber/Red).
Good angle of display on desk.
Easy fit of armband and batteries etc.
Good manual.

Not bad points but annoying points that make you wonder if you are doing anything wrong.
How tight do you connect the armband is still problematic despite the… Read more
Samsung M3 Slimline 2TB USB 3.0 Portable Hard Driv&hellip by Samsung
An excellent little product that was purchased to add storeage capability to my network (BT/Infinity) modem/router system. While this worked no problem, I have decided to connect the device to my WD Media Player instead in my louge connected to my main TV.

The new system means I can still fire down from my PC upstairs to the Hard Drive downstairs connected to my WD-TV Media Player all my updates to music, photo's and video's using Samba network connections/tranfer mode. The rest of my family can then just use the media player in the lounge to view all the (recorded) content.

The unit itself I have copied and saved the backup files supplied with the unit but then… Read more