The LG G Pad 7.0 is a basic budget tablet that slightly outmatches its competition with a supremely comfortable build, modest software extras and bargain-basement pricing.
While it won't appeal to everyone, the Vivosmart is a solid activity tracker for those individuals who are also interested in receiving basic notifications on their wrist.
The new Word for iOS, which offers basic editing functions for free, makes it to the No. 2 spot among free apps in Apple's App Store in less than a day.
As a basic domestic surveillance kit, the $199 Peq Watchdog bundle misses the mark but has the potential to grow into a complete smart-home solution.
This low-cost, DIY smart setup offers basic security without monthly fees
There's nothing groundbreaking about this simple system, but for basic small home security, it gets the job done.
As a fairly basic bargain bulb, Utilitech delivers, but there are more well-rounded alternatives available for just a few dollars more.
Since specs are decidedly basic, its low price is the major reason to seek out the Nokia Lumia 530.
Adobe Premiere Clip delivers a basic set of video-editing features with an easy-to-use interface.
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The new camera has a lot of the same basic specs as the iPhone 5S, but gets some new tech for better photos and video.