14 Results for

specsmanship

Article

Debunked: 'Infinite' contrast ratio, 240Hz, and Sharp's yellow pixel

Raymond Soneira, creator of DisplayMate and a video quality expert, takes aim at the specsmanship and exaggerations of HDTV and monitor manufacturers.

By May 19, 2010

Article

Kodak ultrasupermegazoom

A 24X zoom lens wins the Kodak Z980 IS the specsmanship prize.

By January 6, 2009

Article

Panasonic fall compacts go high rez and wide angle

The FX150 jumps to a specsmanship-worthy 14.7 megapixels, while the FX37 opens up to a more consumer-worthy 25mm-equivalent angle of view.

By July 21, 2008

Editors' Take

Canon EOS Rebel T5 (with 18-55mm Lens)

Unless it's got some hidden tricks or deep price cuts in its future, the T5's entry-level dSLR competitors should have little to worry about.

February 11, 2014

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Samsung budget HD camcorder a boon for lefties

Not only does Samsung's HMX-Q10 seem to offer decent specs for the money, it can flip over for left-handed use.

By January 3, 2011

Review

TCL FS4610R (Roku TV)

The best Smart TV suite combined with extremely aggressive pricing makes the TCL Roku TV a phenomenal value despite its so-so picture quality.

August 28, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating August 28, 2014
Article

JVC's stalker cam

Got a pesky restraining order to circumvent? JVC has the camcorder for you.

By December 14, 2006

Review

Sony Vaio Pro 13 Touch

For those who want an excellent ultraportable laptop with more than just the latest Intel processors, the Sony Vaio Pro 13 Touch is it.

June 21, 2013

4 stars Editors' rating June 21, 2013
Review

Sony Handycam HDR-CX200

They're cheap and capture video, but don't buy the Sony Handycam HDR-CX190, CX200 or CX210 thinking that you're getting a great bargain on a real HD camcorder. If you're going to buy one, get the cheapest; nothing on any of these is really worth the extra bucks.

May 14, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating May 14, 2012
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Sony Handycam HDR-CX190

They're cheap and capture video, but don't buy the Sony Handycam HDR-CX190, CX200 or CX210 thinking that you're getting a great bargain on a real HD camcorder. If you're going to buy one, get the cheapest; nothing on any of these is really worth the extra bucks.

May 14, 2012

3 stars Editors' rating May 14, 2012