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6 key features of the new Amazon Fire TV Stick

Amazon’s new Fire TV Stick is faster, smarter and fluent in Alexa. Here are all the new features you need to know about. Amazon has

Hisense 32M2600 review

“Though she be but little, she is fierce”; this oft-quoted phrase from William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream is a good description not only of

HDR TV : What is it? How can you get it?

High Dynamic Range (HDR) is the latest buzz-phrase in the TV world, with manufacturers and content creators alike suggesting it could bring noticeable leaps in

Nvidia Shield TV (2017) review: The daddy of 4K HDR media streaming

When the original Nvidia Shield TV came out in 2015 it was far and away the most powerful, most capable media streamer out there. Powered

Oppo UDP-203 4K UHD Blu-ray player review : A class act with awesome audio capabilities

If you’re looking for the best 4K UHD Blu-ray player, Oppo’s UDP-203 is the one to buy. Pros Plays SACD and DVD-Audio discs and supports

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