Pentax K-3: A DSLR Camera That Sees the World a Few Different Ways

As the sub-$1000, beginner DSLR camera's utility has been gradually been replaced by the rise of mirrorless cameras, the just-over $1000 DSLR market remains an area where camera companies are hoping to reign in more advanced and even professional users. With that in mind, let's take a look at Pentax's new K-3, a… » 10/07/13 7:15pm 10/07/13 7:15pm

Samsung YP-K3 Reviewed, Almost Here [verdict: still not an iPod nano…

The launch of Yet-Another-Nano-Killer is imminent. Again. Maybe. Or it will be someday, anyway, because according to CNET, the Samsung YP-K3 is not it, even if it's a "solid sexy player." » 4/03/07 5:35am 4/03/07 5:35am

Reviewed: Samsung K3 Digital Audio Player (Verdict: Thin, Clutch…

While we're still waiting for the Samsung K3 digital audio player to hit our area, those wily Koreans have already reviewed it and it looks to be a hit. It has the same interface found in Samsung's other recent DAPs, like the K5. The K3's main draw is its size, boasting a thickness of only 6.95mm. It's important to… » 2/09/07 2:05pm 2/09/07 2:05pm

Samsung K3 Gets a Splash of Color

It won't be available until March, but the ultra-slim Samsung K3 that we unpantsed back at CES is already getting a few upgrades. In addition to the $50 speaker dock that gives the K3 boombox capabilities (unlike the K5, the K3 doesn't have built-in speakers), Samsung has also announced that the K3 will be available… » 1/17/07 10:52am 1/17/07 10:52am

Portable Media Players We Dig (That Aren't The iPhonePod Communicator)

There has been some nice portable media players around CES, all of which have been instantly overshadowed by the iPhonePod Communicator that was announced today. But here are still some impressive media players here, and I've gotten my grubby hands on the best of 'em. » 1/09/07 2:00pm 1/09/07 2:00pm

De-Pantsing the Samsung K3 Slim MP3 Player

We first told you about the Samsung K3 back in November, and it is on display at CES. Rather than getting the details of specs or prices or the release date, we took the au natural approach and had Jason cram the player down his pants. His official depants-ing review: » 1/08/07 5:23pm 1/08/07 5:23pm

Okay, for real, this is the slimmest MP3 player to …

Samsung YP-K3: The K5's Little Brother, Sans Speaker

The Samsung YP-K3, scheduled to make its debut at CES in January, is the slimmed down successor to the YP-K5. Supposedly it's Samsung's "slimmest and sleekest," which, given the picture, would be hard to argue against. The biggest difference between the new K3 and the K5 is that that K3 is believed to be lacking the… » 11/30/06 8:03am 11/30/06 8:03am