We need to strengthen the freedom of consumers, said EU Commissioner Viviane Reding at the presentation of a corresponding package of legislation in Strasbourg. To the Member States may require future organisational separation of mains and services the large corporations. Reding will also strengthen consumer rights and set up a new EU Council authority. consumers have more choice, lower prices and better quality of services, said Reding. Core of their package is the distribution
The HP notebook was working really fast. Even with memory-eating programs, such as image processing, it reached the score of 1.00. The built-in GPU brought games relatively quickly on the screen: the average calculated 38 frames per second. Thus he across all competitors in the test (for comparison a movie consists of 24 frames per second what is.
PR600 notebook-7212DL of MSI is delivered without an operating system. This saves 130 euro in comparison to the Windows Vista sister model 7212VHP. So, the customer instead of Vista can install Windows XP. A DSP – or system builders version of XP are s from around 75 euros. When working, the PR600 was the fastest machine in the test. The built-in Wi-Fi card was also afloat. It works with the new 802. 11n standard. This technique increases not only the speed but also the radio range. The battery lasts in normal operation less than three hours, will you watch videos only still a good half an hour longer. The charging time is 2 hours and 10 minutes pleasing shortly.
Comes in a pretty edgy housing the Falk Navi E60. The E stands for easy (easy). The detailed and well illustrated manual will live up to this claim, and also the actual target input requires only a few simple steps. Unfortunately, there is not only a voice control. With, most of all competitors can however also not waiting. the Falk map showed the own position in the test in the car after five seconds just fine! Also guides one of the Falk route planner without significant errors about long and short routes at
The only Palm-sized Garmin Nuvi 200 has a very bright screen that can be still fine read even in bright sunlight. The brightness can be back adjust so that nothing hides in the dark. And also the passenger can help to even relatively easily if the driver must concentrate on the traffic. Operation is largely user friendly, the manual well understandable.
The Magellan Maestro 4010 received satellite signals for position measurement very quickly: after only nine seconds, the device could begin with the navigation. The route from abroad were a bit longer than the competitors. However there were significant navigation errors in either in the overseas. with 376 candela was the screen quite bright and was only slightly. Bad: The manufacturer warrants although annually updated maps, but he betrays not the cost. The maps for all of Europe is already stored on the device, it can be used only with an unlock code for an additional fee. There are only the roof cards available for
The Pearl-Navi comes with a high-sensitivity GPS receiver, which reported the position in the State after just 12 seconds. The simple black device, however, grandfather at puzzling out the best route. Especially as the test driver wanted to avoid motorways, ever two minutes until the first passed statement. the instructions of the navigation device were always understandable and usually in time. However, they were not always correct. Counting mistakes the device in large
The new way viewfinder is a pure, totally stripped-down navigation device without any extras. Also a jam Warner is not. Some time the device was, until it was ready for the destination input: after about a minute it realized his position. The operation is very simple, the instructions somewhat scarce, but for very good understandable.
There are pluses for the speed: the matte black box quickly calculated the shortest or fastest route. Usually on time and well understandable tinged the driving instructions from the small speakers. Hardly, there are errors in the route planning. And if, they resulted in no major detours.
The winner of the test scores with much facilities as well as the lightest in the test field and well readable display. The brightness can be back adjust so that the screen doesn’t dazzle at night. As the only device in the test box, it offers a good view of the track proposals also the passenger.
The navigation device is quite easy to use. The calculated route corresponded almost exactly the ideal route, in the test occurred only a slight miscalculation, which has had no greater temporal effects. Timely and well understandable prompts provided for a few down bending errors in the test. As storage Warner the Nuvi has 670 TMC on board.
That TomTom Go 720 T shows off lots of equipment in a small enclosure. As the only device in the test makes the choice between several alternative routes Tom Tom good, if it once again builds up on the main line. The operation is simple, the manual is easy to understand, if also somewhat scarce. great feature with practical benefits: place and street names (but no
Premium-Navi by Falk is no equipment giant, a hands-free kit is missing for example. For the P300 as a whole brings 34 City Guide for European cities even with photos. Since the decades of experience in the business with printed maps and directions from pays but the P300 can convince other qualities: the Navi triumphed in the car with quick position display. Also the route calculation worked fixer than with many other test participants. The screen is not very bright with its navigation display
Addresses could quickly enter themselves in the GoPal E3415. Just fix the test winner tinkering around in long routes. The memory is a real minus point. You can only save a route and five intermediate. Just average: stationary car navigation needed about a half a minute, until it determines its location had.
A voice control, which would greatly facilitate inputs while driving, does not exist. For this, the operation is otherwise simple, useful and well documented. The model brings the TMC Pro jam Warner as the only one of the cheaper models that are tested. The warning messages showed is scored after 51 seconds to the more expensive devices more spirited. Redirect
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missing signs, confusing intersections, not a passenger as a pilot and then jams it can cost nerves. But a satellite navigation system takes its horror one-way streets and interchanges. COMPUTER made by mobile pilots lead the way up. «The facilities with a storage warning function is rare in this price range and not always Europe maps on board.
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according to the manufacturer, the device has a visible screen diagonal of 81 centimeters. The maximum resolution is 1,366 x 768 pixels. The TV carries the HD ready logo, can play so high resolution movies. Furthermore, the Tevion MD 30302 with two HDMI Sockets waits can be connected to the external devices (as a DVD player or a video game console). Thanks to two built-in TV-tuner, various programs can be simultaneously received (picture in picture function). The video text stores 1,000 pages.
New multimedia smartphones to profoundly change the range and also the image of Nokia: we find ourselves on the threshold of a new era of mobile communications, which promoted is., said by the fast growth of the Internet and mobility CEO Olli-Pekka Kallasvu. Nokia becoming ever stronger the services provider: announced the Finns indicates that buyers of Nokia mobile phones in the future a year universal can download music from the range of the US group in unlimited quantities. You
In the MSI notebook works with two computing cores a processor (type: Intel Core 2 Duo T5250). Despite its relatively low clock speed of 1.5 gigahertz, he allowed very fast working note 1.00. Memory-hungry programs for image editing, ran really fast. This is mainly a merit of generous internal memory:
2 gigabytes are on board. In the conversion of videos the low clock frequency became noticeable however, here, the pace was only sufficient.
The biggest differences are in the facilities. So, not all devices have a traffic jam warning function (TMC) in the price range below 300 euro. At TMC, the navigation device evaluates the traffic data broadcast via radio. Is reported to a traffic jam, a construction site or a lockout on the calculated route, the navigation system determines an alternative route. However TMC didn’t work for all devices equally well: while a test candidate announced the news after ten seconds and responded, other
At the keyword Bluetooth most of first on mobile phones or maybe even pocket computer think. While the short-range radio technology has affected almost all PC-product areas. So for example, headsets, mice, keyboards, printer, digital camera and of course the phone can be via Bluetooth with the computer or notebook connect. Long, also audio data can be transferred via
The Aldi Navi showed up in the test as a reliable pilot, which leads one to the target quickly and accurately. By default the cards appear in 2-D mode which comes in handy when you navigate in the city through the swarm of small streets can be. There is also a 3-D representation, which brings more overview especially for trips across the country or on the highway.
The so called text-to-speech feature is handy: Please turn left instead of the statement the device speaks the street names in addition, about: turn left on the road. The lane leads the way through tricky traffic situations such as large interchanges. To do
Test results during the test of the N95’s predecessor, the COMPUTER image experts were unanimous: much more mobile is hardly. But Nokia has just packed in the N95 8 GB still a fun. Whopping 8 gigabytes of memory now offers the phone. And the already very large color screen grew to a few millimetres in height now 4.2 x 5.7 cm. around s is ordered to the inner values of the all-rounder phones. Even in areas with weak power supply resulted in little conversation crashes. prima: 23 hours kept by the battery of the N95 with heavy use (calls, SMS). It remained ready to receive up to 268 hours. Also the sending and receiving of E-Mails worked without any problems. The mobile masterfully processed even large attachments (photos, videos, or Office documents). And thanks to the UMTS data Turbo HSDPA (data rate about 3 Mbps) Internet sites the winner of the test loads near DSL speed.
The right small and lightweight Samsung SGH-G600 (10.2 x 4.8 x 1.6 cm, 106 grams) offered in the test with 25 hours the longest battery life with heavy use (tapping phone calls, photo shoots, and SMS). Also good: the small mobile phone radiation (SAR value), the large, well-lit buttons with their well noticeable pressure point and the 512 MB-micro-SD memory card included. The maximum possible size is 4 gigabytes. Fit the supplied memory card up to 150 songs in the formats MP3, AAC, WMA, or as a copy-protected titles (Musicload) in decent quality. The songs sounded powerfully from the supplied stereo earbuds the Samsung phone offered the best sound quality in this test.
Touch screen LG launches his second mobile phone which is almost exclusively through a large (3, 9 x 6, 4 cm), bright and highly scratch-resistant color display to operate according to the KE850 (Prada). LG of operate by finger on the display, after all, is the iPhone – so much but does not seem to trust competitors KU990 (Viewty) for even a pencil. It is useful, if s is about to switch from one application to the main menu. So pointy fingers, to make the appropriate symbol A, nobody should have probably. operation Gewöhnungsbedürftig, but practical is the back sheet help of the KU990. Who turns the dial up or down, can easily browse the phonebook or control the digital zoom of the camera when the snap. All important functions of the phone can be activated with a few key presses. «
Operation and equipment with the K850i Sony Ericsson presents the successor of his widespread camera phones K800i. In addition to the 5-megapixel camera, the producer relies on a completely new concept: instead of as so far with a central control knob enables the user functions with one of three sensor keys A, located under the large color display. The ring button B is used to navigate in the menus. The interaction of ring and selector requires a great deal of exercise. The sensor buttons react after all
The Nokia 6120 classic with its complete fittings is an alternative to the Nokia N73. Even the UMTS data Turbo HSDPA (data rate approximately 2.8 Mbps) is on board. Despite this broad function abundance, it is the 6120 easy to use.
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selection and confirmation buttons are somewhat small. as also at the keypad, but well noticeable pressure points easy
At work, the Targa notebook was very fast. Only programs with high storage requirements installing a second memory module ran a bit slowly with 1 gigabyte can help create
The graphics card delivered a decent performance. Calculated 34 frames per second on average. That is sufficient for most games. Graphically very demanding games however can cause image used come.
At work, the Medion notebook was properly afloat. This is due to the processor Intel Core 2 Duo T5250 1.5 GHz clock frequency) as well as the of memory lush with two gigabytes. Weak point is the graphics card. Loose enough for Office tasks, however, is for elaborate games with 3D graphics not suitable.
Data and programs fit approximately 150 gigabytes on the hard disk. The built-in burner described all kinds of CD and DVDs. He worked pretty fast and gave a proper burn quality.
Intensive mobile users wonder when they feel the typical vibration of your phone on the thighs, even if they do not have the phone in your pocket this. Others feel the typical humming even if the phone’s not ringing. Analog to the phantom pain after the loss of a body part experts in the United States already speak of phantom vibrations.
Jonathan Zaback felt this phenomenon for the first time, as he showed friends his new BlackBerry Curve. When they looked at it, I felt this vibration on my side, reported the Manager of the PR agency Burson-Marsteller. I reached out to take it in the