Speedlink Ludicium Gaming Keyboard: hardware review

Speedlink Ludicium Gaming Keyboard: hardware review

Oct 11, 2017

Review unit provided by PR Right. I don’t want to come across as too inflammatory at the outset, but I’m always wary of anything that uses the word “gaming” to describe something. Computer peripherals in particular seem to use this as a buzzword that means “aimed at people who play videogames and also have little to no aesthetic taste”. That...

Speedlink Fortus mouse: hardware review

Speedlink Fortus mouse: hardware review

Aug 25, 2017

Review unit provided by PR Are you prepared to convert from wired to wireless? To let your actions travel over the airwaves instead of down a cable – which is so last millennium? Well, unprepare yourself, because the wireless revolution still ain’t all that. Admittedly, I’ve always been a wireless...

Modmic 5: Hardware review

Modmic 5: Hardware review

Mar 27, 2017

Review unit provided by the manufacturer Until Microsoft eventually relented and started producing Xbox One controllers without the obnoxious proprietary socket, buying a single headset that was immediately compatible with all of your gaming machines was basically impossible. On top of that, literally everybody has at least three podcasts (this may be a slight...

Speedlink Decus Respec mouse: hardware review

Speedlink Decus Respec mouse: hardware review

Mar 14, 2017

Review unit provided by PR From the base of my palm to the end of my middle finger is 6.5 inches (~16.5 cm). Yes, I have small, almost childlike hands; this is an important factor to consider for how much I enjoy using this mouse. And I do “enjoy” using it as much as I enjoy using any controller or interface that doesn’t impede my gaming or my...

Speedlink Kudos Z-9: Review

Speedlink Kudos Z-9: Review

Jul 18, 2016

Hardware provided by PR. The Speedlink Kudos Z-9 gaming mouse makes a striking first impression: an eye-catching metallic red sheen coats a mouse with a design that might make you worry you’ve unwittingly brought home a compact Decepticon, albeit a very attractive one with enough glowing lights for a rave. I think that’s what the kids are still...

PlaySonic 3: Headset review

PlaySonic 3: Headset review

Feb 17, 2016

Headset provided by the manufacturer DISCLAIMER: Okay, this is a biggie. One of the founding fathers of Prif used to write for Critical Gamer. Not only that, but we stay in contact, and some of the reviews published on their official blog are written by my good self. No contracts are involved however, and I am not paid for any of my work there. For better or...