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FOGEY 5 MP3 Players

Jan 11, 2011 No Comments

    The Fogey 5 are the best five products in their class by virtue of expert and consumer review from at least 10 respected and authoritative websites.         Other eternal optimists make personal media devices – Creative, Sony, Archos, Samsung, Cowon, Microsoft – but AppleFruit, record label, world dominator in the [...]

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FOGEY 5 Blu-ray Disc Players (older)

Jan 11, 2011 No Comments

The Fogey 5 are the best five products in their class by virtue of expert and consumer review from at least 10 respected and authoritative websites. This is a Fogey 6 because all these machines featured in four or more top ten lists.  It’s due for an update. Sony BDP S760 The S760’s ‘big thing’ [...]

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Televisions overview

Jan 11, 2011 No Comments

Has there ever been a better time to buy a new TV? No.

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FOGEY 5 Televisions

Jan 11, 2011 No Comments

  The Fogey 5 are the best five products in their class by virtue of expert and consumer review from at least 10 respected and authoritative websites. TVs are a weird one.  Have a look at the TVs Buying Guide for more info.  Basically, there’s a price war going on that is squeezing manufacturers of [...]

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FOGEY 5 Digital SLR Cameras

Jan 09, 2011 No Comments

  The Fogey 5 are the best five products in their class by virtue of expert and consumer review from at least 10 respected and authoritative websites. Canon EOS 500D A year old now (and superceded by the 550D) but far and away Tech Fogey’s number one DSLR by virtue of both expert and consumer [...]

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FOGEY 5 Digital Compact Cameras (older)

Jan 09, 2011 No Comments

  Canon PowerShot S90 Unfeasibly capable compact for photo nerds with fat wallets On the face of it a point-and-shoot but the cognoscenti will have you down as one of their own if you tote this or the Panasonic Lumix LX3 at your next wedding/christening/wake.  Resolution is 10 megapixelsThe unit of measurement for defintion in [...]

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FOGEY 5 Sat Nav

Jan 05, 2011 No Comments

The Fogey 5 are the best five products in their class by virtue of expert and consumer review from at least 10 respected and authoritative websites. There are other makes of stand-alone sat-nav such as Navigon, Mio, Via Michelin (with integrated Michelin restaurant and hotel guides), Navman, Navitech and Binatone and, if you want to [...]

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FOGEY 5 Laptops

Dec 14, 2010 No Comments

The Fogey 5 are the best five products in their class by virtue of expert and consumer review from at least 10 respected and authoritative websites. Sony Vaio Z-series Not cheap by any stretch – prices started at £1,443.99 – the Z series represented Sony’s flagship bells, whistles, all-singing, all-dancing laptop.  Buying one from the [...]

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