Cheatsheet: The Top Rated Portable Electronics Of 2011

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Here is our list of the top rated portable electronics of 2011. The review sources we consulted were: CNET, PC Magazine, Trusted Reviews, Consumer Reports, Digital Photography Review and Amazon reviewers. The Top Rated Portable Electronics Of 2011 Earbuds / Earphones The Top Rated Wireless Portable Earphone: Etymotic Research Ety8 The Top Rated Wired Portable Earphone: Etymotic hf5 Earphones The Top Rated Portable Noise-Cancelling Earphone: Audio-Technica ATH-ANC3 The Top Rated … [Read more...]

The Top Rated Wireless Portable Headphones For 2012

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LG Tone HBS-700 Wireless Earbud Headphone ($45) Despite selling for under $50, the LG Tone HBS-700 is one of the top rated bluetooth headphones. It received an 8 out of 10 rating from CNET, which makes it their Editor's Choice for a bluetooth headphone. CNET says it was one of the most comfortable headphones they've tried, and that the audio reproduction was impressive. Amazon buyers also liked this headphone -- it received an average of 4.5 of out 5 stars, from a total of 264 reviewers. PC … [Read more...]

The Best iPhone Chargers Of 2012

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Today, we use smartphones and tablet computers wherever we go. However, batteries life tends to be a constant issue. That's why carrying a spare USB charger in your daypack or purse makes a lot of sense. In most cases, you just need a bit of power to make a call or access the internet. USB chargers all contain a rechargeable lithium-ion battery, and a USB socket that outputs 5 volts. The difference is the power capacity of the batteries inside the chargers, and this capacity is measured in … [Read more...]

The Top Rated Portable Generators Of 2011

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Portable generators are built to suit a range of needs, producing between 1,000 and 20,000 watts and costing several hundred to several thousand dollars. The best small generators are inverter-generators. Compared to traditional generators, inverter-generators typically produce less noise and cleaner power. They are great for recreational use and for powering sensitive electronics. You’ll also find generators for occasional home use—needed, for instance, when the power goes out—and generators … [Read more...]

The Top Rated Portable iPod Speakers Of 2011

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Logitech S715i Rechargeable Speaker for iPod and iPhone The Logitech S715i is a portable speaker system that incorporates a rechargeable lithium-ion battery into its design. It's approved by Apple, and will run for about eight hours on a charge. CNET rates the Logitech S715i as "Excellent" and awards this product their Editor's Choice, saying "The Logitech S715i portable speaker for iPhone and iPod uses eight drivers to deliver audio performance that is far beyond its price range." … [Read more...]

Cheatsheet: The Top Rated Computer Equipment Of 2011

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This is a compilation of all the top rated computer equipment of 2011. Some of the review sources we consulted were: CNET, PC Magazine, TrustedReviews and Amazon buyers. Computers: The Best Desktop Computer Under $1000: Gateway SX 2850-33 The Best Desktop Computer Over $1000: Apple MacBook Pro Winter 2011 The Best Apple Desktop Computer Under $1000: Apple Mac Mini The Best Laptop Computer Under $1000: Toshiba Portege R835-P56X The Best Laptop Computer Over $1000: Apple iMac … [Read more...]

The Top Rated Portable Noise Canceling Headphones of 2011

The Best Portable Noise Canceling Headphones

The noise canceling headphones are different from "noise isolating" or "passive noise reduction" headphones. Noise canceling headphones feature tiny microphones to pick up outside frequencies and then counter those frequencies to cancel them out. The following list of top rated portable noise canceling headphones was chosen based on reviews from Consumer Reports, CNET, HeadphoneInfo.com, iLounge, PCMag, and Amazon customers. Bose QuietComfort 15 Noise Canceling Headphones ($300) Top … [Read more...]