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Moto G5 & G5 Plus – Video Review

Moto G5 & G5 Plus – Video Review

Motorola’s G series has been their bread winner ever since its launch. The G series sells more than the rest of their offerings, so its understandable that the new owner Lenovo invested a lot of time and effort into making the Moto G5 range a comprehensive... read more
Apple iPhone 7 Red – Unboxing Video

Apple iPhone 7 Red – Unboxing Video

In case you were living under a rock and didn’t hear this, Apple came out with a special edition Red iPhone 7. Check out the gorgeousness as Marques Brownlee shows off his red iPhone 7. A portion of the proceeds from the sale goes to fight AIDS in support of the... read more
LG G6 – Video Review

LG G6 – Video Review

Its Super Phone season, with the stalwarts in the Android ecosystem releasing their flagship phones. LG showcased is flagship G6 at the MWC sometime back. Samsung later brought out the stunning new S8/S8+ which may have upended LG’s plan.LG has discarded their... read more
Samsung Galaxy S8 – First Look Video

Samsung Galaxy S8 – First Look Video

Samsung is back with a blockbuster with Galaxy S8. After the much publicized debacle of the Note 7, Samsung really needed a winner and they’ve definitely delivered a product that can pull it past last years unfortunate events. The Galaxy S8 is really a design... read more
Meizu M3 Note Review

Meizu M3 Note Review

Meizu is a name unfamiliar to us here in the Middle East. But in China, along with Xiaomi, they are one of the leaders in building high quality smartphones at a terrific low price. The M3 Note is one of their phablet offerings. The display is a 5.5 inch with 1080P... read more
Search better – 5 awesome Google Search tricks

Search better – 5 awesome Google Search tricks

We generally talk about tech and gadgets, but today we’ll help you do something fundamentally more basic and useful. All of us Google, and some of us now use the voice search.  Google is the doorway to a gold mine of infomation, and how you search may define how... read more
Huawei P10 – First look video

Huawei P10 – First look video

Huawei is back with the latest version of their P series – the P10 and P10 Plus. Powered by the Huawei’s in house Kirin 960 processor, this version is a smart evolution from last years ground breaking P9.  The P10 soldiers on with the Leica branded dual... read more
Time to Switch? Nintendo Switch : Video Review

Time to Switch? Nintendo Switch : Video Review

Nintendo is the master of thinking outside the box. From the time they came up with Mario, the iconic Gameboy, the game changing Wii and now the Nintendo Switch. Back when the PS3 and Xbox One were trying to cram in as much horsepower into their consoles, Nintendo... read more
Keyboards are back- The Blackberry KeyOne First Look

Keyboards are back- The Blackberry KeyOne First Look

Back to when keyboards ruled the smartphone world. A long time ago, not such a long time ago, the ultimate power statement was owning a Blackberry. Those were the days before the iPhone juggernaut rolled in and transformed the intrinsic relationship that we have with... read more
Here comes the G Force – All new Moto G5 & G5 Plus

Here comes the G Force – All new Moto G5 & G5 Plus

Motorola hit a winning spot with their Moto G range. When it was first launched, it literally revived the brand on the sales front. Even now, the Moto G series leads the Moto pack in sales. With simple design, pure Android and sensible pricing, the Moto G and... read more
Look who’s back – the Nokia 3310

Look who’s back – the Nokia 3310

Nokia 3310 – for most of us, the first ever mobile phone we owned. The indestructible, cool and timeless mobile that signified Nokia’s dominance in the mobile phone market. What better way for the brand to announce their comeback than to bring back their... read more

GoPro Hero5 Session Review

GoPro brought out the Session as a cheaper alternative. This tiny waterproof camera helped GoPro stem the rising tide of competition in the action camera market at that time. Now GoPro has updated the Session with its latest iteration – the Session 5. This... read more
Mobile World Congress – MWC 2017 – A Curtain Raiser

Mobile World Congress – MWC 2017 – A Curtain Raiser

When it comes to mobile phone technology, the most important event of the year is undoubtedly the Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona.The world’s biggest mobile tech show is back in action this year from the Feb 27th to Mar 2nd. This is the flagship event... read more
GoPro Karma Grip vs DJI Osmo – Battle of the Gimbals

GoPro Karma Grip vs DJI Osmo – Battle of the Gimbals

If you’ve shot videos while moving, you will appreciate how difficult it is to get stable shots. Unless you are shooting for Blair Witch Project, wobbly footage is always a no- no. So how do you get a steady video capture while moving? You need to get yourself... read more
What’s inside a phone?

What’s inside a phone?

Imagine a life without smartphones. Go on. Take a few seconds and try. How would you communicate,entertain yourself, shop and err… live? While we are obsessed with our smart phones now, just about a decade back most of us didn’t even have one. See how far... read more
Snap Spectacles for Snapchat

Snap Spectacles for Snapchat

Snapchat has grown expontentially in the past few years, becoming the social media platform of choice for the younger generation. It’s success has been acknowledged by rivals, with Instagram and Facebook copying popular Snapchat features and incorporating them... read more
Porsche Design Mate 9 – Unboxing and First look

Porsche Design Mate 9 – Unboxing and First look

An icon of sports car design and performance, Porsche is a brand that stands apart. From their stubborn refusal to bow to fickle design changes, their legendary power and handling on the race tracks and roads alike, Porsche stands head and shoulders above. When it... read more
Xbox Project Scorpio – news and updates

Xbox Project Scorpio – news and updates

There are 2 kinds of gamers, the console gamers and then the really passionate hardcore gamers who look down on console gamers. Gamers who need the power hungry gaming PCs to run their games. Console makers like Sony and Microsoft have so far missed out on getting any... read more
Great DSLR Entry camera – Canon EOS 100D

Great DSLR Entry camera – Canon EOS 100D

For a long time, Canon’s 1200D has ruled the roost when it comes to entry level DSLRs. Now, with the EOS100D, has the 1200D been dethroned? Check out the video review below and head to YallaShop to get your Canon EOS100D  in the UAE with free... read more
Jabra Elite True Wireless headphones

Jabra Elite True Wireless headphones

Remember the big iphone armbands we used to wear to workouts? Until a couple of years ago that was pretty much all you had if you wanted to listen to music while working out or running. Now we have the fantastic wireless earbuds like Samsung Gear IconX or the Jabra... read more
Mate 9 Pro – More Power to Mate.

Mate 9 Pro – More Power to Mate.

Huawei’s flagship Mate 9 now comes in a supercharged version – the Mate 9 Pro with 128 GB storage.What’s so special about this ? Watch the video below to know more. This awesome phone will soon be available in the UAE through your favorite eCommerce... read more
LG G6 – leaks and rumors

LG G6 – leaks and rumors

2016. For many people, it was the best year. Unlike celebrity fanboys, LG was an entity that worked really hard and brought out some stellar phones in 2016, only to see lacklustre reception from the markets.  The G5 was definitely a very refined version of what a... read more
Xiaomi Mi5S – Unboxing video

Xiaomi Mi5S – Unboxing video

Xiaomi has updated their flagship Mi5 with a new Qualcomm Snapdragon 821, ultrasonic fingerprint reader, NFC and new rear Sony 1/2.3″ sensor with 1.55µm pixel size.  Check out the unboxing video below and head to YallaShop for the best deal with free shipping... read more
Nintendo Switch – First Look Video

Nintendo Switch – First Look Video

Nintendo is back to re-inventing gaming consoles with the all new Nintendo Switch. As a company, they’ve managed to find niches usually unseen to the other players. Case in point the brilliant launch of the Wii a few years back. When Sony and Microsoft were... read more
Dual Cameras explained

Dual Cameras explained

Since Huawei P9 came out, we’ve had a slew of dual camera phones coming out – the LG G5, the iPhone 7 Plus, the LG V20, the all new Huawei 6X and also the upcoming Lenovo Phab2 Pro. This seems to getting a lot of adoption by manufacturers and it looks like... read more
Samsung Gear S3 now works with iDevices

Samsung Gear S3 now works with iDevices

The Samsung Gear S3 is a substantially improved iteration of its extremely successly gear S2 model. In fact its more of a revolution than an evolution. Samsung seems to have understood the real pain points of a smart watch user and worked hard to build a superb... read more
Xiaomi Redmi 4 Prime unboxing

Xiaomi Redmi 4 Prime unboxing

Xiaomi’s Redmi series have always broken fresh ground in the budget smartphone market segment. Their combination of great quality, high specced devices have always translated into great sales successes. Their entry level Redmi gets a new entrant called the Redmi... read more
Sony Alpha 7S II – Best 4K camera yet?

Sony Alpha 7S II – Best 4K camera yet?

Sony’s range of Alpha mirrorless cameras have been renowned for their photographic prowess. Breaking into the territory of the camera gods – Canon & Nikon, Sony offers a very compelling alternative, especially for those who prefer to use their cameras... read more
Honor 6X – Best Midrange Smartphone ever?

Honor 6X – Best Midrange Smartphone ever?

Huawei is back this year with the latest iteration of its Honor sub brand smartphone. The Honor 6X follows on the success of last years Honor 5X. Huawei continues its tradition of innovation with very high build quality, dual camera setup and an overall great phone... read more
CES 2017 – What is CES ?

CES 2017 – What is CES ?

One of the most influential trade shows in the consumer technology industry is the CES. It stands for the Consumer Electronics Show (CES). Showcasing more than 3800 companies, this flagship event is attended by about 165k attendees from 150 countries. This year CES... read more
Insta360 4K – Experience 360 in 4K

Insta360 4K – Experience 360 in 4K

Just a few years back when we first saw 360 videos, I remember the excitement and wonder. One of the first videos I saw was of a Redbull F1 car, and it looked really amazing! The only question then was how would content production spread since the cost was... read more
HTC 10 Evo

HTC 10 Evo

Just when we thought HTC had gone silent, they’ve brought out a surprising addition to the competent lineup of phones. Powered with the Snapdragon 810 with a 5.5 inch display, this phone promises a water proof, dust proof experience. Tech Radar did a review.... read more
Xiaomi Mi Max – Maxing out on Biiiiig

Xiaomi Mi Max – Maxing out on Biiiiig

Big Screens are now de rigueur for smartphones. And every manufacturer worth their salt ( or silcon?) have brought out phablets. Like the Samsung Note series, a lot of them have been runaway successes too. Xiaomi has also thrown its hat into the phablet ring with the... read more
Asus ZenFone 3 – First Look

Asus ZenFone 3 – First Look

Asus is one of our favorite smartphone manufacturers, bringing in a lot of spunkiness along with innovation. Their latest flagship, the ZenFone3 Deluxe breaks new ground in design being the first manufacturer to bring in invisible antenna design  ( No weird plastic... read more
Apple Airpods – Going Truly Wireless

Apple Airpods – Going Truly Wireless

At the iPhone 7 launch, one of the coolest things was the Airpods. This was Apple’s promise of experiencing truly wireless sound. With a dedicated W1 chip to help pair super easily to your Apple devices. Is this really the device that will move us to pure... read more
Best Budget – Entry Level DSLR 2016 – Canon 1300D

Best Budget – Entry Level DSLR 2016 – Canon 1300D

We are coming to the end of 2016. It was a great year and while there were the usual ups and downs, we saw a lot of new launches and improvements in the consumer tech world. As we head into the final few days of the year, we will look at some of the best tech and... read more
Pixel Vs iPhone 7 : Who wins?

Pixel Vs iPhone 7 : Who wins?

It is the battle royale of smartphones – the heavyweight championship of the world – the reigning champion – Apple iPhone 7 vs the contender – the Google Pixel. Ever since 2007-2008, the battle of fanboys from the worlds of iOS and Android has... read more
HTC Desire 10 Pro – Now in UAE from YallaShop

HTC Desire 10 Pro – Now in UAE from YallaShop

HTC has launched a new Desire model called Desire 10 Pro. This is HTC’s attempt to shake up the midrange market with a good combination of looks, boat loads of features and great pricing. Powered by a Mediatek Helios P10 processor, this midranger boasts of the... read more
LG V20 – Overpowered and Underrated

LG V20 – Overpowered and Underrated

Last year LG came up with a monster of a phone with the LG V10. Packing in 2 screens and a ton of powerful features, this was the ultimate geek smartphone. All that a nerd wanted, including a proper DAC for better audio was packed into the LG V20. Now, LG comes with... read more
Oculus Rift Review

Oculus Rift Review

Oculus was one of the first companies which triggered this new wave of VR devices that are flooding the market. They also provide the technology for the Samsung Gear VR. Ever since their acquisition by Facebook, there have been rumors of social VR. Some of this was... read more
Asus Zenbook 3 – Macbook Killer ?

Asus Zenbook 3 – Macbook Killer ?

Asus has long been manufacturing top quality computer products and since 2005 has become an OEM with its award winning range of laptops. The crown jewels of their laptop portfolio are the Asus ROG gaming series and the ultra thin Zenbook series. The 3rd version of the... read more
2016 Macbook Pro with TouchBar and TouchID

2016 Macbook Pro with TouchBar and TouchID

We’ve all been waiting for an update for the Macbook Pro line up since 2012. Apple’s core devoted users have been waiting for far too long for a decent update of their favorite machine. Apple has brought out a real suprise with the Touchbar and TouchID,... read more
Xbox One S – First Look

Xbox One S – First Look

Its raining consoles this season! As we approach the holiday season in the West, we’ve got yet another gaming console to play with. Say hello to first ever major hardware upgrade of the Microsoft Xbox One S. The latest from Microsoft’s Xbox division brings... read more
Blackberry DTEK60 Hands on review

Blackberry DTEK60 Hands on review

Blackberry have introduced their latest Android flagship- the DTEK60. Similar to its previous sibling the DTEK50, this is not manufactured by Blackberry. This is a TCL device with custom software and Blackberry branding. Packed with a ton of high power specs, the... read more
Samsung A8 2016 – Unboxing and Hands-on

Samsung A8 2016 – Unboxing and Hands-on

Samsung has updated the A8 for this year recently. This phone continues with Samsung’s solid build and quality offering. Sporting a 5.7″ screen and powered by Samsung’s Exynos processor, this phone will be well accepted by Samsung’s fans. The... read more
Apple Watch 2 – Nike+ – What’s the difference?

Apple Watch 2 – Nike+ – What’s the difference?

Apple revamped their Watch with the Series 2. One exciting part of this revamp was the Nike+ series of watches. So, what is really different about this when compared with a regular Apple Watch Series 2? CNET enlightens us with this short video. Check it out.... read more
Daydream from Google – Video Review

Daydream from Google – Video Review

Google immersed itself into VR 2 years back when it brought out Cardboard – a DIY Virtual reality experience. The genius of this move was that it immediately made VR accessible to  a whole lot of people who would have otherwise given this a miss. Since then VR... read more
Smartphone Camera Shootout -iPhone7 vs Google Pixel

Smartphone Camera Shootout -iPhone7 vs Google Pixel

For the longest time ever, Apple iPhones have been the defacto king of smartphone cameras. Their control and perfect optimization of their software and hardware delivered high levels of camera output even when Android based rivals piled up megapixels and ultrapixels.... read more
Huawei Mate 9 – Video overview

Huawei Mate 9 – Video overview

Huawei continues its juggernaut into the echelons of smartphone supremacy with yet another compelling offering – the Mate 9. This time around, Huawei is bringing in a massive 5.9 inch phablet form factor with a gigantic 4000mAh battery. The highlight is the 2nd... read more
What can the Surface Dial do?

What can the Surface Dial do?

Microsoft is having renaissance moment, with some exceptional products. They are also being embraced by some of their fiercest critics and haters. At a time when Apple’s losing touch their the creative professionals, Microsoft is embracing them and building the... read more
Microsoft Surface Studio – First look  video

Microsoft Surface Studio – First look video

We see a clear trend in tech companies wanting to ape Apple with their tight integration of hardware and software. Google followed Apple’s lead in creating the fabulous Pixel and Pixel XL smartphone range. The quality and the reception it has received from the... read more
Look Ma, no bezels! The Xiaomi Mi Mix

Look Ma, no bezels! The Xiaomi Mi Mix

2016 has been the year of spectacular flagship smartphone releases and its hard to imagine how any brand could now outmaneuver the rest in design or power.  We as consumers are also getting jaded with the slew of high tech flagships that nothing seems to wow us... read more
Lenovo Phab 2 Pro to launch with Project Tango

Lenovo Phab 2 Pro to launch with Project Tango

Google’s renowned ATAP(Advanced Technology and Projects) team developed the Google Tango. What Google Tango does is brings Augmented Reality finally into our hands using smartphones or tablet devices.  It combines Motion Tracking, Area Learning and Depth... read more
The All New Macbook Pro with TouchBar

The All New Macbook Pro with TouchBar

For any creative professional, Macbook Pros are the go-to device of choice. Developers too, prefer the Macbook Pro due to its UNIX roots and the fact it is quite solid. Recently IBM went public with its new found love for the Macbook Pro. However, most users have been... read more
Siri vs Google Assistant – Battle of the Assistants

Siri vs Google Assistant – Battle of the Assistants

With the launch of the Pixel, it is very clear the focus is on Artificial Intelligence and automation. Google brings its AI and machine learning prowess to this battle, while Apple has been at it with Siri since the iPhone 4s. Popular tech review MKBHD made this cool... read more
Nintendo Switch – Hybrid gaming possibilities

Nintendo Switch – Hybrid gaming possibilities

The grand daddy of the gaming industry – Nintendo has been quiet for a while. Since their blockbuster Wii launch a few years back, they’ve not been making a large impact in the fast changing gaming console. They did make a big splash with the brief Pokemon... read more
Xiaomi Mi5 Review

Xiaomi Mi5 Review

Xiaomi has been rocking the boat of established smartphone stalwarts since the past few years. Their unique business model of selling online + offering high powered smartphones at highly affordable prices has helped them make significant inroads in the lucrative... read more
Best Android phone ever! The Google Pixel Review

Best Android phone ever! The Google Pixel Review

Yahoo! For those of us who don’t want an iPhone but need an iPhonesque Android phone – Google has finally brought out a solution. With a camera claimed to be the best ever on a mobile phone, unlimited storage for photos and videos and purest form Android,... read more
Playstation VR – Coming soon on Yallashop

Playstation VR – Coming soon on Yallashop

Sony has been late to the VR party. Oculus, HTC, Samsung and everyone else has been out with their VR headsets since a while. Sony being the leader in gaming consoles has taken a deliberate and powerful move in to the VR space with their VR offering – the... read more
Xiaomi Mi5 Review

Xiaomi Mi5 Review

Xiaomi has been making news upending the way we look at premium smartphones. They’ve brought high end premium devices to a level of affordability never seen before. Their latest flagship is a testament to their commitment to bringing high end phones at a very... read more
Moto Z with Moto Mods

Moto Z with Moto Mods

Modular phones have been long been a enthusiast’s dream. It seemed to get a lot of traction with Google’s support of Project Ara and this year’s innovation from LG – the LG G5.  Unfortunately, things have not been hunky dory with this seemingly... read more
Google Pixel:First Look video

Google Pixel:First Look video

Google has finally gone all out with their hardware game. Last night they launched a whole series of products, including phones, Daydream VR and Google Home products. Google has long been trying to lead the way with their Nexus range of phones. The latest effort is... read more
GoPro Hero 5 – First look

GoPro Hero 5 – First look

The Hero 5 is back with a bang!  In the past year, there have been many challengers to the action cam throne. GoPro brings the Hero 5 Black to firmly ensconce its position as the undisputed leader in fast moving action camera market. We are proud to bring this to you... read more
Prep your controllers: FIFA 17 is here

Prep your controllers: FIFA 17 is here

The closest we get to fulfilling our passion for football is when we play FIFA on our consoles. The beautiful game becomes real in our hands, as we experience the power and finesse of the world’s leading players in our hands.  We get to mould the destinies of... read more
Smallest 4K Drone – the DJI Mavic Pro

Smallest 4K Drone – the DJI Mavic Pro

It’s drone season! Hot on the heels of GoPro’s announcement of the Karma, the reigning champion in the Drone wars – DJI announced their smallest every drone – the Mavic Pro. Its small enough to easily carry in hand but packs a wallop with its... read more
Say Hello to Google Allo

Say Hello to Google Allo

Google released their much awaited messaging app – Allo. This is the 2nd messaging app from Google this year after the FaceTimeish Duo. In a market chock-a-block with messaging apps, who needs another messaging app? Well, Google puts an interesting spin to this... read more
We have a new Hero! GoPro Hero5

We have a new Hero! GoPro Hero5

GoPro is on a roll having launched their new Karma drone. While this drone looks like its going to give nightmares to DJI, they’ve also cemented their position as the premier action camera maker with their new GoPro Hero5 Black with 4K video. What’s really... read more
Namaste Karma! GoPro introduces its drone

Namaste Karma! GoPro introduces its drone

Nick Woodman almost single handed created the massive action camera market with his GoPro way back in 2002. All he wanted to do then, was to take better surfing pictures. Since then they have become the defacto action cam for all the adventurers and selfie lovers... read more
Apple Watch 2: Does it finally live up to the hype?

Apple Watch 2: Does it finally live up to the hype?

April 24, 2015. The day everyone expected Apple to decimate the watch industry with its reinvention of the smartwatch. More than a year later, it hasn’t exactly owned the market having shipped only 11.6 million units, with Fitbit still running far ahead with... read more
Huawei Honor 8 : Video Review

Huawei Honor 8 : Video Review

Huawei has been on a roll lately, releasing a slew of high quality devices at hard to beat prices. They’ve repeated their success with the outstanding new budget flagship( how do you get a budget flagship?)  the Honor 8. The design of the Honor 8 is absolutely... read more
iPhone 7 & 7 Plus Review

iPhone 7 & 7 Plus Review

This is that time of the year when Apple updates the vaunted iPhone line-up. Confirming long time rumors, Apple dropped the 3.5 mm headphone jack and the physical home button. It also brings a powerful upgrade to what is probably the best smartphone cameras ever. The... read more
Samsung Gear VR New

Samsung Gear VR New

Samsung brought VR into our lives with its affordable VR headsest. The only major drawback was that it would only support a few Samsung handsets. That again was not much of a drawback since you need the firepower to get a decent VR experience. They’ve brought... read more
Android Nougat

Android Nougat

Android Nougat is officially out! Is it as delicious as its sweet namesake? We’ll let Marques Brownlee, our favorite tech review take us through his favorite features of what looks like a great update. Check the video below.  If you are using a Nexus device, you... read more
Is this the next iPhone ?

Is this the next iPhone ?

Yes! It’s that time of the year. The next iPhone is around the corner and as customary, there are a lot of leaks. Unbox Therapy seems to have a prototype that looks very legit ( Hush hush : inside info). However, the one shown in the video seems more like the... read more
Note 7 – Hand on Video Review

Note 7 – Hand on Video Review

The Note 7 is finally here. You can now get it on pre-order on Yallashop . This is a really cool upgrade on the original Phablet. What is remarkable is the powerful stylus, which even allows you to write underwater ( Really? To take notes on fish and corral?) Android... read more
Choosing the right size for your TV – video

Choosing the right size for your TV – video

There’s never been a better time to be a TV addict. The quality of content is better than ever, and available across multiple platforms. TV technology has also advanced by leaps and bounds with 4K TVs slowly but surely getting affordable. That said, everytime... read more
Blackberry DTEK50 hands-on review

Blackberry DTEK50 hands-on review

Touted to be the most secure smartphone ever, Blackberry’s DTEK50 is readying for launch. Tech comparison specialists Recombu got their hands on the DTEK50. Check out their review of the touchscreen Blackberry DTEK50 below. One of the best features of this is... read more
Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is coming.Teaser Ad

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is coming.Teaser Ad

The Samsung’s Note series pretty much invented the “phablet” market way back when it was launched. Now that everyone has got onto the phablet craze, it’s really important that Samsung moves the goal posts with a superlative product. After the... read more
Blackberry DTEK50/Neon is coming!

Blackberry DTEK50/Neon is coming!

Blackberry has just announced their latest Android smartphone – the DTEK50. The branding reflects their emphasis on security, co-opting the name of their security app DTEK.  (This may be called the Neon in our market) Blackberry claims this is the most secure... read more
Learn to use Mac OS – Super fast.

Learn to use Mac OS – Super fast.

Mac vs PC used to be a batteground of very passionate users a decade or so back. Though the levels of acerbity in debates have definitely dropped  with fanboys moving to the iOS vs Android matchup, there is still a lot of difference between the 2 OSes. A large... read more

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