You cannot take press photos from China literally. They almost always look impossibly good-looking. It’s not unusual to feel like they gave you the wrong model when you open the box. Newman’s new A18HD, a 720p player, is just such a device. Some press photos that came with the model’s announcement are nothing short of a breakthrough. Unfortunately, we do not believe it. One store’s soec sheet lists the dimension of the A18HD as 143.04 × 86.13 × 10.09mm. The photo below doesn’t look anything like a 10mm device. (more…)