Audio & Video

Pro-Ject Essential III review

For a small but loyal band of music lovers, vinyl is well and truly back on the menu – and turntable manufacturers are doing their

22 Best Bluetooth Headsets to Buy in 2017

In this review we compare the best Bluetooth headsets of 2017 that deliver superb music performance and call quality, and are now selling at very

Yamaha YAS-706 MusicCast soundbar review: A perfect addition to any MusicCast setup

You’ll love this soundbar if you use the MusicCast app and have other MusicCast speakers. It’s slightly less compelling when judged soley as a soundbar.

TCL X3 Review

What we liked: 4K display Harman/Kardon speaker Premium look Many multimedia ports What we didn’t like: Colors are a bit contrasted Choppy graphics in some

JBL Cinema SB 250 soundbar review: A great speaker for the cinema lover on a budget

Stylish looks and great bass performance, however, can’t completely mask this sound bar’s other sonic shortcomings. The stylish-looking Cinema SB 250’s Spartan features and exceptional

6 Cheap TVs (Under $250) Ranked Best to Worst

Best TVs Under $250 The TV industry may be abuzz with 4K resolution, wall-filling panels, and fancy features, but for a lot of people there’s

Which Samsung TV Is Right For You?

The Best Samsung TVs Samsung is the No. 1 maker of TVs and has been for 10 years, according to IHS. It’s easy to see

Monitor Audio Silver 200 review

So here we are in the presence of the sixth generation of Monitor Audio’s Silver Series loudspeakers. Granted, it’s not quite the same generational distance as

Turtle Beach XO Three review

OUR VERDICT For a budget headset, the XO Three is seriously impressive. It makes good use of Windows Sonic for surround sound audio, and its

Turtle Beach Recon 150 review

OUR VERDICT It might lack high-end features such as active noise-cancellation and surround sound, but the Turtle Beach Recon 150 provides a solid listening experience

These are the best soundbars of 2017 (so far)

TV speakers suck, but not everyone has the room—or the budget—for an A/V receiver and six or more loudspeakers. A soundbar can fit under or

TCL S405 series Roku TV (2017) review

The Good: The TCL S405 series are among the least expensive 4K TVs on the market. Roku TV delivers the simplest, most comprehensive smart TV

TCL P3 Curved Smart TV (49-inch) Review: A Great Curved TV For Not Much Cash

Curved panels need not be expensive There’s this idea that TVs with curved panels are generally more expensive than regular non-curved models, since the manufacturing

Denon AH-C620 (AH-C621R) review

OUR VERDICT The Denon C620s are packed with audio goodness that transcends their relatively cheap price. While sound quality doesn’t quite reach the heights you

Grace Digital Mondo+ review

The Good: The Grace Digital Mondo+ offers a wealth of features and a very handy 3.5-inch screen which eliminates the need to use your phone

Hisense H9D Plus 4K UHD smart TV review: Great color, but not enough brightness to make HDR shine

We like the 10-bit color. We like the smooth motion. We love the interface. But the relatively low 450 nits of peak brightness isn’t ideal

Elipson Alpha 100 RIAA BT Review

Pros Reliable wireless connection Solid, detailed mid-range Good treble resolution Almost completely plug-and-play Cons Not the most dynamic Too plasticky for the price Phono stage

Cowon Plenue 2 review

We shouldn’t begrudge Cowon describing its Plenue 2 as the “world’s finest DAC”, but these things must always be taken with a pinch of salt. After

Philips EverPlay BT7900 Bluetooth speaker review

OUR VERDICT It’s loud, it’s bassy, it’s waterproof, and the carry handle doubles as a micro USB cable. With a 30m range and a 10-hour

Koss Fitbuds BT190i review

The Koss Fitbuds BT190is are budget wireless earphones for people looking to keep costs down – perhaps as a pair of headphones to wear while

Sony KD-55XE70 Review

Pros Sharp, clean picture Excellent colours Impressive contrast Low-latency gaming mode Cons No local dimming Some greyness in HDR playback Could do with more apps

iHome iAVS1 Bedside Speaker Review: Don’t Make Time for This Echo Clock

THE GOOD Works with first- and second-generation Echo Dots Includes a USB port for charging a phone THE BAD Battery backup is not for Echo

Jabra Elite Sport (2017) review: The best wire-free earphones money can buy?

There’s no denying it, the age of the wire-free earphones is here, almost to the point of becoming an established norm. While we can thank Apple AirPods

Top 10 Best Outdoor Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

If you are looking for some of the best outdoor bluetooth speakers, here’s a list of the top best outdoor speakers of 2017 that outperform

Best Bluetooth Speakers for the Beach 2017

If you’re looking for the best Bluetooth Speakers for the beach, you’re in the right place. Enjoying music on the beach and outdoors once required

The Top 20 Loudest Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

Here are the top 20 loudest bluetooth speakers of 2017 that deliver some serious audio performance when it comes to thumping bass and volume output.

Urbanears Baggen Wireless Speaker review

OUR VERDICT The Urbanears Baggen tries to emulate Sonos but fails. The user experience is frustrating with cut outs, crashes and lag. For the money,

Big test: 5 hearables and smart earbuds fight it out

We put five hearables to the test in sound, smarts and fitness It’s the year of the hearable and we couldn’t be happier. At last,

Naim Uniti Atom review

There comes an age where it’s no longer a compliment to be told you look older than you are. Generally, it’s not all that long after you’re

Blue Satellite Wireless Headphones Review

After making its name building microphones for both amateurs and professionals, Blue made the leap to headphones back in 2014. Its first model, the Mo-Fi,