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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

25 Worst Gadget Flops of All Time

There are gadgets that change everything (the iPhone, Amazon Echo, Bose’s noise-canceling headphones), and then there are devices that are so spectacularly bad that they

Acer Iconia One 10 (B3-A30) review

THE GOOD: The Acer Iconia One 10 is cheap, has clear-sounding front-facing speakers and an expandable microSD card slot. THE BAD: The screen looks pixelated.

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

Vodafone Tab Prime 7 review

PROS Long battery life Plenty of storage Easy to navigate CONS Poor-quality speakers Very reflective screen Unwieldy to handle KEY FEATURES 10-inch 1,920 x 1,200

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

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Tablets are great for keeping children entertained for hours, but you can’t simply hand your new iPad off to Junior and hope for the best.

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

Google Chromecast Ultra 4K vs Chromecast 2 : What’s the difference?

Considering upgrading to Google’s first 4K Chromecast? Here are the differences between the Google Chromecast 2 and the Google Chromecast Ultra. WHAT IS GOOGLE CHROMECAST?

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

7 Tablets You Should Not Buy for School or Work

Tablets were an important addition to the consumer electronics world when they first burst onto the scene. But these days, a variety of users have determined

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.

Gole1 Tablet Review

The Pros Great price, Colorful display, Plenty of ports, fanless, Dual boots Android and Windows The Cons Occasional lag, chunky for tablet use, charging issues

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

Archos 80b Helium review

Archos has long been a name associated with the more affordable end of the tablet market, releasing its first effort when the iPad was little

Best Tablets Under $200

Getting a tablet for less than $200 used to mean lowering your expectations. Not anymore. Today’s budget slates deliver sharp and bright full-HD displays, long

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

Amazon Fire HD 8 review

For Bright screen Clean, crisp video Lightweight design Adequate performance Against  Music could be better organised No Google Play Stopping trying to compete with the

VTech InnoTab Max Review

The Pros Well-restricted web browser The Cons Sluggish performance; Poor quality camera; Cheap construction; Low-res screen; Below-average battery life; Expensive content Verdict This is the

BenQ W1110s review

PROS Good value for what’s on offer Football mode is actually useful Lots of setup flexibility CONS Some care needed with picture setup for movies

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