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Casio Men's AQ-S810W-1A2VEF Quartz Watch with Black Dial Analogue Digital Display and Black Resin Strap
Casio Men's AQ-S810W-1A2VEF Quartz Watch with Black Dial Analogue Digital Display and Black Resin Strap
Price: £30.00

5.0 out of 5 stars A superb watch for the money., 18 Jun. 2017
Second attempt at a review for this watch, so I'll keep this shorter as other reviewers have covered most of the finer details.
At prices below the MRP of £50, this watch is a brilliant buy and deserves a five star rating.
There's only a couple points that could be improved / added to make this watch perfect - full-face illumination and wave ceptor technology.
You'd have to pay considerably more for a pukka G-Shock to have those though.
I don't think any Casio offers the UK date format, so I'm happy to live with that, and the small LCD is limited but helps to keep the face uncluttered.

To echo what others have said, this is a fairly large watch but surprisingly light and comfortable.
The strap is quite rigid where it attaches to the body so that it can't be laid flat, and a nice feature is that the inside edges are ridged which help to prevent the securing band from sliding.
Spherical glass Casio description: "The surface of the watch glass is domed. This offers a high level of stability and resistance against pressure."
To be honest it looks and feels perfectly flat to me and there's no obvious distortion of the watch face when changing viewing angles.
This is either a typo, a change from the original design specification or the smallest amount of curvature you're ever likely to come across!

I've now had this watch for almost two weeks and it's gained about 3 seconds, so it's well within the +/- 30 secs. per month specification.

Another feature found on more expensive models but missing on this one, is the ability to manually move the analogue hands away from the digital display but I think it would be nitpicking to call that a criticism.

If you're looking for a cheap but high quality G-Shock style watch, that's sizeable but not heavy or cumbersome and you're happy with standard quartz accuracy, then the AQ-S810W (or one of the variants) is really a no-brainer.....and don't forget it's solar powered too!

I've included a photo showing everything you get in the box and one taken with flash to show the textured watch face.
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Casio Collection - Men's Digital Watch with Resin Strap - W-800HG-9AVES
Casio Collection - Men's Digital Watch with Resin Strap - W-800HG-9AVES
Price: £19.64

5.0 out of 5 stars A brilliant purchase., 26 May 2017
I've had this watch now for almost a week and it's great. I'd originally planned on getting the F-105 because it's smart and has the illuminator backlight, but otherwise is identical to my superb F-91W.
The 91 is light, cheap and perfectly adequate as a timepiece. In two years I've probably reset it a handful of times, it runs fast but has never been more than ten seconds ahead - excellent for a watch rated at +/- 30 seconds per month!
So I fancied something a little chunkier and with a more comprehensive display, the W-800 fitted the bill and I thought the gold accent on this particular model was quite classy.
Unlike the 91, the calendar is comprehensive and once set, you don't need to worry about leap years.
Cleverly, in dual time mode your standard time replaces the year on the display automatically so that both time zones are visible.
The 800 is bigger, heavier and has a longer strap but not massively so. It's still light and comfortable for my medium sized wrist and the main display digits are larger and easier to read too.
Setting the watch is an absolute doddle but if you find the manual a bit small to read, download a PDF version from the Casio website and view it at whatever size you want on your computer display.

Now for the one problem with the F-91.....the backlight!
For the price, you can forgive the 91 for just being (officially) splash resistant and for it's basic functionality. It was quite advanced for it's day and is a true icon but the backlight is just awful. You might be able to make out the hour but that's about it, and for some inexplicable reason mine no longer works when pressing the button - if I remove the module from the case, the LED works fine but fails again when reassembled but the light is pretty useless anyway.
As for the illuminator system on the 800, it's a huge improvement, not as good as electro-luminescence but adequate to read the whole display.
You can see the LED in the corner but the light spreads quite evenly overall.

Accuracy: not gained or lost a second yet so at least as good as the venerable F-91.
Durability: no problems at all for the 91 and the 800 feels even more substantial.
Price: around double that of the 91 but it is bigger and better.

Conclusion: It's hard to beat a Casio watch, whichever model you choose.


BlackBerry Leather Slip Case for BlackBerry 8520, 9300
BlackBerry Leather Slip Case for BlackBerry 8520, 9300
Offered by emartbuyuk
Price: £3.99

5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 14 April 2016
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Perfect, highly recommended. Contains magnetic strip for power-saving and it works well.


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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 14 April 2016
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Found this to be more effective than Frontline and better value.


Western Digital Blue 500 GB Laptop Hard Disk Drive (5400 RPM, SATA 6 Gb/s, 2.5 inch) - Component Boxed
Western Digital Blue 500 GB Laptop Hard Disk Drive (5400 RPM, SATA 6 Gb/s, 2.5 inch) - Component Boxed
Offered by Extreme_Supplies
Price: £34.25

5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 14 April 2016
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Excellent product, so good I bought a second one for a friend.


Sapphire 11190-12-20G AMD HD6450 1GB DDR3 Lite Retail PCI-E Graphics Card
Sapphire 11190-12-20G AMD HD6450 1GB DDR3 Lite Retail PCI-E Graphics Card

5.0 out of 5 stars Not for gaming but perfect for a quiet PC - ideal for home theatre ..., 14 April 2016
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Not for gaming but perfect for a quiet PC - ideal for home theatre use. Works as expected on both Windows 7 and 10.


VASI4KO - Switched Plugtop 13A on/off switch Red neon indicator - VASI4KO
VASI4KO - Switched Plugtop 13A on/off switch Red neon indicator - VASI4KO
Offered by Electromart-UK
Price: £4.99

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Good value and quality., 25 Nov. 2015
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Arrived very quickly and I swapped a conventional plug to this one in under 10 minutes.
The LED in my electric radiator burnt out and after removing the wires I considered it too fiddly to fit a new one, sadly this means the thermostat no longer works and the radiator is now either off or fully on. I don't mind that but I wanted a plug with a switch because I have to physically unplug it to switch it off.
This plug is perfect, it feels robust and the switch works well. The LED is a bit of a bonus and is handy to see at a glance if something is on.
As with all plugs, take care fitting it as it is a little tricky but there is a handy diagram provided that not only shows the wiring layout but also the lengths required so that you can trim them in advance.
WARNING: there will be a bright flash from within the plug when you operate the switch (particularly if the device connected uses a fair amount of power) but this is perfectly normal when making and breaking a circuit - you just don't usually see it in a light switch or socket.
As a precaution, I will inspect the interior of the plug after a while to see if this flash (spark) is causing any damage, I'll update this review with my findings but I'm fairly confident it'll be absolutely fine.

I have literally just fitted it and can say for now that I'm very happy with my purchase.


Enjoydeal 12W Bright Energy Saving E14 5730SMD 69LED Light Bulbs Corn Light Cool White 220V
Enjoydeal 12W Bright Energy Saving E14 5730SMD 69LED Light Bulbs Corn Light Cool White 220V
Offered by LED Light Store

2.0 out of 5 stars Cheap but not very cheerful., 24 Nov. 2015
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Only two stars because it's cheap and gives out a decent amount of light but judging by the reviews, a lot of these burn out quickly - don't think I got three weeks use out of mine. I have two other similar lower wattage bulbs (possibly by the same manufacturer) and they've been okay, so you might be lucky but it's hard to recommend a product with such a high failure rate.
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QUMOX 4GB(2x 2GB) DDR2 800MHz PC2-6400 PC2-6300 DDR2 800 4 GB (240 PIN) DIMM Desktop Memory
QUMOX 4GB(2x 2GB) DDR2 800MHz PC2-6400 PC2-6300 DDR2 800 4 GB (240 PIN) DIMM Desktop Memory
Offered by yiouma
Price: £17.50

5.0 out of 5 stars Good price, good product, excellent service., 13 July 2015
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Arrived quickly and work perfectly, thank you.


VEO | Dual Port Twin USB 12V 2.4A Car Charger, Car Adapter for iPhone 6 PLUS, iPhone 6, 6S, iPhone 5S, 5, 5C, Samsung Galaxy S6, S5, S4, S3, Satnav's, iPads, Tablets & Smartphones - White
VEO | Dual Port Twin USB 12V 2.4A Car Charger, Car Adapter for iPhone 6 PLUS, iPhone 6, 6S, iPhone 5S, 5, 5C, Samsung Galaxy S6, S5, S4, S3, Satnav's, iPads, Tablets & Smartphones - White

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Highly recommended., 25 Jun. 2015
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Feels like a really good quality item and it works well.
Only tried a couple of times so far but I fully expect it to perform well for a long time.


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