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DirecTV Now Review : Cord-Cutting Catastrophe

THE GOOD Wide channel selection Reasonable prices THE BAD Buggy and busted Not enough platforms available Inconsistent video quality Competitors do everything better VERDICT DirecTV

DirecTV NOW vs Sling TV vs PlayStation Vue: Streaming Showdown

The brave new world of live television is upon us, and it comes in three forms: PlayStation Vue, Sling TV, and DirecTV NOW. Having multiple

Amazon Fire TV review

PROS Puts video, apps and game content at the fore Slim and sleek design Simple UI Faster CPU and enhanced graphics CONS Software buggy and

GOOGLE CHROMECAST ULTRA REVIEW

HIGHS Simple and affordable 4K streaming Widest HDR support available Intuitive interface and setup Supports YouTube HDR Dual-band Wi-Fi and Ethernet for strong connection LOWS

Roku Ultra and Roku Premiere+ reviews : The priciest Roku still isn’t the best Roku

Improvements to Roku’s high-end set-top boxes don’t add up to a better value—unless you need 4K HDR video. Even before the Roku Ultra arrived, spending

LG BP556 Blu-ray player review

OUR VERDICT This compact and affordable Blu-ray player not only spins discs, it also supports multiroom audio and has OTT streaming on tap. FOR Great

InFocus ScreenPlay SP1080 3D DLP Projector Review

PRICE $549 AT A GLANCE Plus Good value Decent overall performance Capable of high brightness Minus Brightness limits color accuracy So-so contrast THE VERDICT While

Roku Express Review — No Chromecast Killer

THE GOOD Large channel selection Inexpensive THE BAD Laggy interface Performance problems Inefficient physical design Every other Roku is better VERDICT The inexpensive Roku Express

PlayStation Vue vs. Sling TV : Face-Off

Suppose you’re ready to get rid of a restrictive, expensive cable package, but not quite ready to give up a variety of live channels at

August 2016 Top Picks at a Glance

The end of summer beckons and so do the 10 products we singled out for Top Pick status in August. From an unexpected speaker from

Honor 8 vs Huawei P9 : Which handset is best?

Honor 8 vs Huawei P9: Which handset will come out on top in our smartphone face-off? Huawei introduced a great handset with the P9 this

Best Windows Apps

The Windows Store first launched in 2012 with the introduction of Windows 8. Since then, the number of apps for the operating system has grown

Onda P280 G2 All In One PC Review

The reason why many PC users switch to laptops is related with the fact there are too many cables connecting a peripheral to the PC.

PlayStation Vue review

Live cable on the cheap … as long as your router can handle it. OUR VERDICT While PlayStation Vue improves upon the less-expensive experience of

Amazon Echo review

Amazon Echo is stunning, sleek and slowly becoming more sentient OUR VERDICT As purely a Bluetooth speaker, the Echo leaves a lot to be desired.

14 Great Chromecast Apps You Should Download

Chromecast, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, or Android TV. You’ve probably purchased — or at least thought about purchasing — one of the many

Panasonic TX-65DX750 Review

Verdict This entry-level Panasonic is packed with high-end features, giving you a lot of television for your money For Good contrast Rich and convincing colours

Which is the best movie streaming box for under £100/$150? Apple TV vs Fire TV vs Chromecast 2 and more

Video streaming has been one of the fastest growing areas of entertainment technology over the last few years, but it has never been as accessible

ViewSonic LightStream Pro7827HD review

PROS Good picture quality across multiple sources Excellent value Wireless HDMI features in hidden bay CONS A little clipping in peak whites Not the sharpest

Roku 3 review

PROS Great interface Huge range of apps Fast and responsive Small, neat design Handy remote USB/microSD/casting support CONS No 4K support A little pricey KEY

Raspberry Pi 2 Model B Review

THE GOOD Surprisingly powerful for its size Inexpensive Small, compact design Accessible hardware and software Great for education THE BAD Requires a slight learning curve

Amazon Fire TV vs Apple TV review

Verdict For ease of use, higher speed, lower price and the wealth of content – not to mention UHD video – this is an easy

Raspberry Pi 3 vs Pi 2: What’s the difference?

PI VERSUS PI One year after the Raspberry Pi 2 B was unveiled as the first ‘performance’ Pi, the Raspberry Pi Foundation has announced the

Chromecast vs Fire TV Stick vs Roku Stick: Face-Off

If you want to keep your entertainment center elegant and minimalist without sacrificing a huge selection of channels, consider a streaming stick. These small HDMI

Amazon Fire TV 4K with Ultra HD review: set-top box is great when used with Amazon Prime services

AMAZON FIRE TV 4K (SECOND-GENERATION) WITH ULTRA HD REVIEW Amazon may not have cracked the smartphone market with the Fire phone but it’s forging ahead with

Bush LE-58GCL review

Pros Native 4K doesn’t look bad Affordable for such a large 4K TV Easy to use Cons No Freeview HD tuner No smart TV features

Amazon Fire TV 2 Review (2015)

The Amazon Fire TV is aimed at Amazon Prime members and prospective Prime members – if that’s not you, be wary. If you’re thinking of

Apple TV 2015 review

Pros Interface is easy to pick up Siri Remote works well Voice search and control brilliant Cons No 4K support Sparse app store Parental controls

Roku 4 review: The ultimate 4K accessory for your shiny new TV

THE GOOD The Roku 4 delivers 4K video, promising the best-quality video streams available today. It has more 4K-capable apps than other devices and makes

TiVo Bolt (1TB) review: getting smaller and faster has a price

TiVo has been in the DVR game for the better part of two decades, and even in the slow-paced TV world, that’s enough time to