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Helpful votes received on reviews: 86% (1,353 of 1,574)
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland
Birthday: 14 Nov

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Top Reviewer Ranking: 926 - Total Helpful Votes: 1353 of 1574
i-Rocks Rock Series K10 Keyboard by i-rocks
4.0 out of 5 stars Good value keyboard, 12 Sep 2014
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The typing action is springy and satisfying. It's been a while since I've used a keyboard with conventional keys, so I've become accustomed to either the scissor switches of laptops or the shallower, chiclet keys on my logitech wireless keyboard. I find I type quickly and with fewer errors on this one.
The aesthetic of the keyboard belies the slightly embarrassing 'gamer' box it comes in. It's a black slab with a line of red running around the edge that isn't even visible from above. There's an imprinted i-Rocks logo on the spacebar, but apart from that there's no branding on the keyboard, which really appeals to me.
It also feels fairly hefty and well made.
The… Read more
LG Nexus 4 Android Smartphone 16GB Sim-Free by LG
This is probably the best phone I've owned since my last Nokia dumbphone. Unlike many 2yr old smartphones, it's still going strong, with hardly an UI lag. All but the most demanding games still work on it perfectly, and unlike the phablet-like flagships of today, you can put it in your pocket without having to wear cargo shorts.
BOOMco Rapid Madness Blaster by Boomco
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No batteries!
There's a really satisfying clacky ratcheting sound as you fire and the ammo clip feeds the darts down the barrel.
The gun is properly automatic: hold the trigger down and the air in front of you will fill with sticky projectiles.
The darts stick to the target well when they actually hit it.

The design is a bit too bulky and unwieldy for my liking. I get there's meant to be a kind of plasma gun aesthetic going on here, but the superfluous bulk makes it difficult for smaller hands to wield and for adults to store easily.

It seems fairly finicky to use and I'm beginning to wonder if the model I received is… Read more

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