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Mobicel Air Review

Review: Mobicel Air Smartphone

May 7, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

Africa has seen quite a few low to mid-range smartphones hit the market recently. The latest device to land in Africa is the Mobicel Air. Retailing for a recommended retail price (RRP) of R3500 (USD $289, according to current exchange rate), the Mobicel Air comes packed with some great features, as well as a surprisingly [&hellip...

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Mortal Kombat X review

Review: Mortal Kombat X

April 22, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

Mortal Kombat has changed quite a bit over the past few years. The original title graced the traditional arcade; however, the franchise slowly moved away from the arcade and took a much larger step into the living rooms of console and PC gamers. From the...

HTC One M9 Review

Review: HTC One M9

April 20, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

Back in July 2014, IT News Africa reviewed the HTC One M8. The device scored rather high during the review process. Fast forward to 2015, and we have now set our sights the latest smartphone offering from HTC – the HTC One M9. Much like the HTC One M8,...

bloodborne review

Review: Bloodborne

April 2, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

Back in good old days there were quite a few titles that offered up a massive challenge. Looking back at some of the most difficult retro games out there… Abe’s Oddysee, Ghouls and Ghosts, Contra, and Green Beret were by far some of the most...

Battlefield Hardline Review

Review: Battlefield Hardline

March 25, 2015 • ReviewsComments (1)

The Battlefield franchise has never entirely swayed away from its traditional roots. Most of the titles have been developed by Digital Illusions Creative Entertainment (DICE), and essentially have had a military focused theme – which goes along the...

New 3DS XL Review

Review: New Nintendo 3DS XL

March 10, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

Since launch in 2011, the Nintendo 3DS has evolved quite a bit. The device has seen several redesigns, as well as the introduction of the Nintendo 2DS. However, Nintendo has not stopped there. Just recently, Nintendo launched its latest handheld gaming...

Acer Iconia Tab 8

Review: Acer Iconia Tab 8

March 9, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

During the course of Mobile World Congress 2015 (MWC), IT News Africa decided to put the Acer Iconia Tab 8 to the test. The Acer Iconia Tab 8 comes standard with a 4 Core 1.8GHz Intel processor, 1GB RAM, and up to 16GB of internal storage space. The storage...

Saints Row IV Gat out of Hell

Review: Saints Row IV Re-Elected

February 26, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

The Saints Row series has mostly attempted a more humorous, light-hearted offering when compared to other open-world games, such as Grand Theft Auto. Saints Row IV is no different and looks to take the humour one step further. Initially released in 2013, the...

The Order 1886 Review

Review: The Order 1886 – QTE Fest

February 25, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

Developer Ready at Dawn has finally released The Order: 1886. The title comes in as an exclusive on the PlayStation 4 console, and was officially launched on 20 February, 2015. While this was a title that I have been looking forward to for quite some time...

Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro review

Review: Lenovo Yoga Tablet 2 Pro – Tablet Meets Projector

February 16, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (4)

Tablets devices have come a long way over the past few years. We have seen the release of waterproof tablets, as well as the release of tablet devices that are aimed at the mobile workforce. However, Lenovo has taken the core concept of the tablet device and...

Evolve Review

Review: Evolve

February 13, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

Before the launch of Evolve, I have had quite a bit of hands-on time with this title. This includes testing out the Alpha, Beta, and Technical tests as well as playing and experiencing code at various trade shows. With the Alpha and Beta out the way, Evolve...

Dying Light Release date

Review: Dying Light

February 3, 2015 • ReviewsComments (0)

Techland has brought out some great gaming titles in the past, with the inclusion of some not so great titles. Some of the more notable titles would be Dead Island, Dead Island: Riptide, as well as Call of Juarez: Bound By Blood. Fast forward to 2015 and...

PlayStation TV Review

Review: PlayStation TV

February 3, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

Sony PlayStation has brought out a number of devices that have changed the way we play and experience video games. Back in 1994, PlayStation introduced us to the PlayStation 1 console. As the console grew in popularity across Africa as well as the globe and...

Asus Fonepad 7 Review

Review: Asus Fonepad 7

January 19, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

Tablets and smart devices are evolving. While standard tablet devices offer users the ability to download apps, surf the internet, play games, take photos as well as make VOIP calls… very few actually offer users the ability to make and receive phone...

NextBook Review

Review: Nextbook 2-in-1 Windows Tablet

January 13, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (0)

When looking at the average price of a Tablet, Smartphone, or even a Laptop you can expect to come across devices prices that don’t essentially fit the budget. As Africa is becoming more mobile driven consumers as well as businesses are looking towards...

Xbox One Review

Review: Xbox One – Then and Now

January 13, 2015 • Reviews, Top StoriesComments (3)

Microsoft’s Xbox One console caused a great deal of hype and controversy in the gaming industry when it was first announced. Microsoft leaned towards enforcing Digital Rights Management (DRM) in the early stages; however, the company saw fit to reverse...