Halfords’ own brand range of in-car headunits and accessories, ranging from inexpensive MP3 players to full multimedia systems with “dubious” discount pricing, seems to have escaped the attentions of most online reviewers. As a car enthusiast and technology obsessive with an iPod, the connectivity offered by these inexpensive devices seemed quite compelling. After a quick check on the store displays to see how it all worked, my 1996 Mitsubishi Delica was fitted with the latest offering at the time, the DV920i. The lack of online reviews of this device partially prompted this site’s creation!
As the first “geek review” on here, I’m going to go with something I could never review in the print titles I work for – the Silverlit “PicooZ” helicopter that I found on sale in Asda for £17.
Welcome to Geextreme.com – the unfortunately-named website of someone who is an extreme geek. This site exists purely to review and detail products, and discuss things not necessarily of a massively in-depth technical nature, but that are A Bit Geeky. There is no specific subject. You can expect computers, cars, technology of all sorts to show up in here. Continue reading Yet Another Blog.