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Google I/O 2018: Everything announced this week that matters

Google I/O 2018: News, rumours, dates and all you need to know Google is lifting the lid on the latest features that are heading to its

Android at I/O 2018: Google’s smarter play

As expected, Google devoted a good chunk of its I/O 2018 stage and press time to Android. But unlike previous I/Os, Android wasn’t just an

Google I/O 2018: 5 things we’re likely to see (and 5 things we really want)

Homes, Pixels, and Android oh my! Google I/O 2018 kicks off May 8, and we can’t wait to hear what’s cooking for developers and fans.

Google I/O 2018: What to expect from Google this year

Formally, Google I/O is the company annual event to connect with developers as well as partners spanning its entire platform and product range. It is

Google I/O 2018 Preview: Everything you need to know

Google I/O 2018: Keynote news, rumours, dates and all you need to know Google is set to take to the stage at its annual I/O

Tablo Dual Lite DVR review: The all-around champ is cheaper than ever

This is the best over-the-air DVR for folks who aren’t tech-savvy. Some sticking points haven’t changed, but Tablo’s latest whole-home DVR for cord-cutters is inexpensive

Which phones let me control any TV in 2018?

A wide variety of smartphones have the ability to control your television – or almost any other TV you can see. Since the dawn of

Anker Nebula Capsule review: The best portable projector, but it’ll cost you

Last year, mobile accessory company Anker released its first portable projector, the Nebula Mars. It was roughly the size of a lunch box, with powerful

Sony KD-55XF9005 Review

Pros  Full array direct LED backlight  Dynamic HDR performance  Netflix, Amazon and YouTube in 4K Cons  Disjointed Android/YouView user experience  High input lag Key Features

Sony KD-65XF9005 Review: Setting the bar high for the rest of 2018’s TVs

Pros Excellent contrast for a mid-range TV Impressive colours and sharpness Class-leading motion processing Cons Android TV is still a clumsy smart TV system Occasional

RK3328 vs S912: Which Chipset Reigns Supreme?

With the hotly anticipated release of Android TV boxes featuring Rockchip’s new quadcore RK3328 processor, everyone’s been wondering how it compares to Amlogic’s popular octa-core

Sony TVs 2018: what you need to know before you buy Bravia

Sony TVs 2018: every Sony Bravia TV model and series number explained. There’s a whole new batch of TVs, including plenty of 4K HDR sets.

MXR Pro Plus Review: Budget RK3328 Android Box with 4GB RAM

Just how good is a budget RK3288 Android box with 4GB of RAM? Pros 4GB of RAM Attractive TV-friendly User Interface Cons No automatic framerate

Rikomagic MK39 Review: Beastly Specs with Missed Potential

Pros Excellent performance thanks to RK3399 SoC Android 7.1 Plenty of RAM and storage onboard Cons Firmware has issues No 5.1 Audio Passthrough 480p Netflix

CES 2018: 8 awesome Android announcements you might have missed

CES may be all about consumer electronics, but sadly that doesn’t really include phones. Most companies hold off until the spring to unveil their newest

The Sony A8 OLED is an updated version of the excellent Sony A1

Last year, Sony unveiled its first mainstream 4K OLED, the excellent A1. Now we have word on its successor: the Sony A8F. That’s what it’ll

iPazzPort Mini Wireless Keyboard Review: An Excellent HTPC Keyboard for Under $15

Pros Full QWERTY Keyboard with Touchpad in the palm of your hands Comprehensive media controls Multi-color backlighting Only $15! Cons Touchpad has issues when battery

TCL 65X3CUS Review – the 65-inch Curved 4K UHD Android Smart TV Monster

The TCL 65X3CUS or the TCL MT58PX-LA is an Android TV powered Curved 65-inch display TV that although has a thin display profile is huge and

Cello Platinum P55ANSMT-4K Review: Can this cheap 4K TV save Christmas?

Pros Low-cost UHD display Gutsy soundbar Low input lag for gamers Cons Not HDR compatible Outdated smart platform Basic picture processing Key Features Review Price:

Sony XBR-X900E Review

The Good: The Sony XBR-X900E evinces excellent image quality, with deep black levels, accurate color, solid video processing and best-in-class high dynamic range performance. Its modern,

Samsung UE49MU6400 Review

Pros Clean, sharp picture Good colours Nice design Good software Low input lag Cons HDR performance not hugely impactful Blacks are a little grey Key

Roku Ultra vs Apple TV 4K vs Nvidia Shield: Face-Off

Streaming dongles are more powerful and affordable than ever, but if you want a truly premium viewing experience, a full-fledged box is the way to

LG 55SJ850V Review

Pros Wide viewing angles Sharp picture, good colours WebOS software Low input lag Cons Blacks are a bit grey Lacking in shadow detail Lighting isn’t

Roku Streaming Stick and Stick+ review: A new remote makes a big difference

Roku’s stellar mid-range streamers get even better. In a perfect world, cutting the cable cord and setting up a new streaming player would allow you

Google Home Mini Review: The First Great Echo Dot Rival

THE GOOD Attractive design Inexpensive Great audio quality for size Can control Android TVs and Chromecast THE BAD Hard to see status lights from across

Google Home vs Google Home Mini vs Google Home Max : Which Should You Buy?

With the launch of the Mini and the Max, there are now three Google Home devices from which to choose. From controlling dozens of smart

Sony XE70 Series (KD-55XE7002) review

OUR VERDICT Sony’s cheapest 4K HDR TV range of 2017 certainly has shelf appeal with its aggressive price and attractive design. Its pictures sometimes look

Which is the best movie streaming box for you? New Fire TV vs Apple TV 4K vs Chromecast and more

A lot of TVs nowadays have some variation of streaming service built in, but there are still plenty of us that still have “dumb” TVs.

Hisense 43H6D Review: Budget-Friendly 4K HDR

THE GOOD 4K HDR support Affordable price Plenty of HDMI ports Easy-to-use interface THE BAD Chunky design Low brightness Backlight isn’t uniform Limited app selection

Philips 55POS9002 Review

Pros Excellent value Impressively detailed, natural pictures Attractive, space-saving design Cons Not the brightest OLED around Black levels not as deep as some OLEDs Android