TECH REVIEW: Xiaomi Electric Scooter — so cool it’s illegal

The Xiaomi Electric Scooter 1S is not a toy for kids. It’;s very much a grown-up gadget, and a helmet should be worn at all times

TECH REVIEW: Logitech MK295 — the sound of silence

Logitech’s MK295 Silent Wireless Combo uses technology that eliminates about 90% of keyboard and mouse noise compared to the previous model

TECH REVIEW: BritBox — best of British TV

The UK-based service is a joint venture between BBC and ITV, and its catalogue is drawn from both networks, and as of 2020, it also features original content

TECH REVIEW: Nedbank’s Avo super app

The app is convenient because it consolidates services that you’d normally need multiple apps for

TECH REVIEW: Xiaomi’s Mi Smart Toothbrush is a mouth full of health

The toothbrush is for those who want feedback on how to improve brushing and ultimately reduce dentist visits

TECH REVIEW: Huawei MateBook 14 — capable and surprisingly silent

The MateBook 14 has some of the best features we’ve seen on Huawei smartphones. With seamless handset integration, you can work from anywhere

TECH REVIEW: Philips Essential XL Airfryer — quick, but not that easy

The Philips Essential XL Connected airfryer can fry, bake, grill and roast, and keep food warm for up to 30 minutes

TECH REVIEW: My Family Cinema app — some bugginess, so try it first

The My Family Cinema app is appealing because it brings some inaccessible shows from other regions straight to your TV without needing a VPN

TECH REVIEW: Logitech’s high quality webcam

The Logi-tech Brio 4K Pro is the company’s best-quality webcam

TECH REVIEW: Huawei’s affordable health-tracking wristband

The FM reviewed the new Huawei Band 6 fitness tracker, and the most important thing to know about it is that it pairs with Android and iOS devices

TECH REVIEW: Apple AirTag is most appealing

Once you open the AirTag, it activates seamlessly and pairs with the Find My app

TECH REVIEW: ThinkPad X1 Nano — ultra-light but a heavy price

Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Nano is an ultraportable robust business laptop suitable for remote working, but with a hefty price tag starting at R44,500

TECH REVIEW: Gee whiz, what a shop

Online technology and gadget store Geewiz has some of the lowest prices for gadgets we've been looking into

TECH REVIEW: AirPop face masks — a breath of filtered air

The masks are accredited by labs to filter about 99% of particles and droplets in both directions

TECH REVIEW: Xiaomi Redmi Note 9T — affordable dual 5G handset

Xiaomi is a worthy replacement for Huawei. The Redmi Note 9T is a great budget phone with dual 5G SIM slots and full access to Google services

TECH REVIEW: Asus ZenBook Flip S — flexible and elegant, but pricey

The Asus ZenBook Flip S is well built and flexible, and has an excellent screen. But it is expensive considering the average battery life