Sparkles & Stretchmarks: A UK Parenting & Pregnancy Blog: Hudl2 Review and our first weekly family vlog!

Wednesday, 17 December 2014

Hudl2 Review and our first weekly family vlog!

Keeping up with blogging, being a mum, carrying a new baby and trying to start a YouTube channel all at the same time can be pretty hard any tool I can get my hands on to make life a little easier is something I definitely want to know about.

Sadly for me, I've yet to be offered any PA services - but I was recently given the opportunity to try out a pretty nifty tablet which A)Allows me to blog more freely (I usually write my blogposts on my desktop which isn't always possible with a toddler in the room....tablets are ever so handy as I can sneak into the bathroom for 5 minutes to do a bit of work!) and B) Allows me to film on the go and upload directly from it.

Introducing the Hudl2 from Tesco!

Features include:

*8.3" HD touch screen
*Dolby optimised sound
*Intel Atom Quadcore processor
*2GB of RAM
*8 Hours of battery life
*5 Pixel rear camera
*Built in wifi

I also love the fact that it comes in an array of funky colours - ours is the purple one and I love how much it stands out from other tablets!

The Hudl 2's screen appears sharp and detailed with clean whites, and makes it feel like a much more expensive tablet.

The tablet is just lovely to hold, with soft-touch plastic wrapping round the rear and sides. 

I find it so easy to operate, and incredibly user-friendly - I gave it to my Dad to try out, which is the ultimate test as he is possibly the least tech-savvy person around, and he was on fire! He was zooming around various apps and webpages like a pro within minutes, which really goes to show how easy it is to get familiar with quickly.

The photo quality admittedly leaves a little to be desired, but I don't find that to be all that important on a tablet personally - and I did find it perfectly acceptable to film with - obviously it doesn't equal a dedicated camera but it certainly does the job well enough.

Infact, I filmed all the home scenes in the below video using the camera on the Hudl2 - so take a look at the quality for yourself!

I honestly think that the value for money with this tablet is unbeatable - it costs just £99!

To find out more about the Hudl2, please click here

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  1. Enjoyed your vlog :) The camera quality does seem really good especially for a tablet! xx

  2. Awww great Vlog, Tynes totally adorable :) xx


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