Xbox One vs PS4: battle of the next-gen consoles

Whether it’s Apple vs Microsoft, iOS vs Android or Facebook vs Twitter, the tech world loves a good head-to-head. In recent weeks we’ve seen one of the greatest heavyweight battles yet as both Microsoft and Sony launched their much-anticipated next-generation consoles. The reviews are in, but which machine has the edge? If you’re thinking about … Continue reading Xbox One vs PS4: battle of the next-gen consoles

E3 Roundup: XBox One vs Playstation 4 – Price vs. Promising Lineup

Gamers struggling to make a informed decision on whether to buy an Xbox 1 or PS4 this Christmas are not alone – but you will be glad to know both console makers laid their cards on the table at last night’s E3. Both console makers gave a firm launch window of Winter 2013 for Europe … Continue reading E3 Roundup: XBox One vs Playstation 4 – Price vs. Promising Lineup

XBox One vs Playstation 4: Next-Gen Console Showdown

To the naked eye there doesn’t seem to be that much of a difference between the Xbox One – which finally got its unveiling last night – and Sony’s PS4. Both consoles rely on the same PC-like X86 architecture; both the console makers have gone to the same suppliers for CPUs, GPUs and the rest … Continue reading XBox One vs Playstation 4: Next-Gen Console Showdown

Elgato Game Capture HD: For gamers who don’t play around

Some people like to think that after they die they live on through their work. But now it’s possible to live on through your play with Elgato’s Game Capture HD – designed to immortalise you. If you’ve even seen the Frogger episode of Seinfeld (where George realises his high score on an arcade game might … Continue reading Elgato Game Capture HD: For gamers who don’t play around

Zone – console gaming on the cheap

Everyone loves a bargain. Unfortunately, when that bargain happens to look like something more expensive with much worse functionality, people are bound to be disappointed. Enter the Zone 3D, 60 and 100. Each of Zone’s products closely resembles a market competitor: the Zone 3D is Playstation-like, the 60 is all Wii (complete with accessories) and … Continue reading Zone – console gaming on the cheap

The best gadgets you’ll actually buy (2010 edition)

We see a lot of electrics here at LG, and spend even more time reading about them. It makes us a bit shallow, really, going from gadget-to-gadget in a glut of unabated consumption. So when something stays in our mind – or even more impressive, stays in our house, we like to give it some … Continue reading The best gadgets you’ll actually buy (2010 edition)

Microsoft Kinect vs Playstation Move: World in motion

This Autumn, the biggest console conflict in recent years is set to begin. Will Sony Move the Xbox out of its way, or will the Xbox Kinect itself to the champion’s trophy? We demoed both at the EuroGamer Expo last weekend and are ready to give you our verdict. Sony: Moving You To Tears of … Continue reading Microsoft Kinect vs Playstation Move: World in motion

Your Shape: Changing the shape of gaming, and your waist-line

Your Shape is part of a new generation of gaming – the Xbox Kinect generation. The aim is to free you from the shackles of traditional control pads by using the movement of your entire body as the controller. But does it work? Is an updated version of the Sony EyeToy worth a £150 outlay? … Continue reading Your Shape: Changing the shape of gaming, and your waist-line