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XTRFY H1 Review

Pros  Fantastic audio in music and games  Class-leading build quality  Pleasantly relaxing to wear Cons  Extremely expensive  No surround sound  Spare earpads not provided Key

A safe Galaxy S9 gives LG a huge opportunity in 2018

As the Galaxy S9 approaches, you’d be forgiven for thinking smartphones in 2018 will be a battle between Samsung and Apple. Don’t count LG out

And finally: Bragi set to launch context-aware earbuds at CES

All the other news from the week Welcome back to And Finally, our look at all of the odds and ends that happened in the past

OWC Thunderbolt 3 dock review

PROS Build quality are pretty solid Port arrangement provides good accessiblity CONS Could be priced better Too bulky/heavy for road warriors Provides only 65W of

Sapphire Nitro+ Radeon RX 64 Limited Edition review: Taming Vega’s flaws with brute force

The Sapphire Nitro+ Radeon RX 64 Limited Edition eliminates Vega’s heat and noise issues with the most impressive cooling we’ve seen. Pros The most effective

Cloudfone Next Infinity Unboxing, Hands-on Review : First Impressions

This time we’re unboxing the Cloudfone Next Infinity, which is the most affordable device in the Next Infinity lineup of smartphones. Here are our initial thoughts.

B&O Beoplay M3 review

OUR VERDICT A great sounding mono speaker with support for every major streaming protocol, but it’s a shame there’s no stereo pair option. FOR Spotify

JBL Link 20 Google Assistant smart speaker review

OUR VERDICT It may not be the pinnacle of sound dynamics and coherence, but this full-sounding smart home speaker is more flexible than most. FOR

Z-Edge Z3 Plus Review

Pros High image resolution and quality Great value (at time of review) 32GB memory card included Cons No GPS No advanced dash cam safety features

Cloudfone Next Infinity Quattro Hands-on Review : First Impressions

Cloudfone is not leaving 2017 behind without releasing a number of reasonably-priced smartphones that pack features normally found in more expensive offerings. In this case,

The new iMac Pro (2017) arrives this week — here’s everything you need to know

iMac Pro (2017): Everything you need to know about Apple’s 2017 iMac Pro The iMac Pro is Apple’s most powerful desktop PC ever and, six

Samsung vs. Acer Mixed Reality headsets: Which handles VR best?

Hardware The difference between Samsung’s and Acer’s headsets is immediately clear. The only thing remarkable about Acer’s aesthetic is the glossy-blue plastic visor, which, together

Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 true wireless earphones review: The best in class comes at a steep price

They may be expensive, but their sound is worth every penny. While they rate amongst the most expensive true wireless headphones we’ve tested, the B&O

Cambridge Audio CXUHD 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player review: A classy chassis with Dolby Vision

Cambridge Audio CXUHD 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player review: A classy chassis with Dolby Vision For pure disc playback, the classy-looking CXUHD is as good,

Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk lobs at $135k

Jeep is rolling out Australia’s third most powerful new vehicle – behind the Ferrari 812 Superfast and Lamborghini Aventador S – priced at $134,900 before on-roads. The Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk gets the 6.2-litre

Audio-Technica ATH-AR5BT Review

Pros  Great battery life  Decent soundstage  Good Bluetooth reception Cons  Vocals can sound cold  Upper-mids a little hard What are the Audio-Technica ATH-AR5BT? The Audio-Technica

Alienware AW3418DW review

OUR VERDICT The Alienware AW3418DW is the fastest gaming monitor with a 21:9 ultrawide aspect ratio on the market today, with an overclocked refresh rate

2018 Honda Clarity review

THE GOOD: The 2018 Honda Clarity Plug-in Hybrid operates seamlessly between electric and hybrid operation, such that it’s difficult to tell when the engine is on.

BenQ GL2580HM Review

Pros Stylish frameless design Surprisingly good image quality Internal power supply Cons Can get IPS LCD monitors for the same price No DisplayPort input Key

This is Snapdragon 845: 2018’s AR, VR, and HDR super-chip

Qualcomm has taken the wraps off its new super-chip, the Snapdragon 845, set to be found inside smartphones, tablets, and more come 2018. Renewing Qualcomm‘s focus

Sonos Sub review: All about that bass

Sonos launched its wireless subwoofer – the Sonos Sub – way back in 2012. It was originally designed to fit into any room, promising to instantly boost

Belkin USB-C Express Dock 3.1 HD Review

PROS Expands MacBook’s paltry port selection Doesn’t require extra drivers on macOS, even for Ethernet CONS 4K at 30 Hz is just painful No Thunderbolt

Nextbase Adapt DAB350BT Review

Pros FM radio or line-out connection to existing car stereo Great DAB radio reception Bluetooth hands-free for mobile phone Cons Involved install, best left to

Cleer DU wireless headphones review: Great sound, awesome value

NAILED IT Nice bass response Great battery life Great price Comfortable NEEDS WORK Calls can sound distant Volume is a bit lacking Minor connection issues

The best fitness wearables for women – UPDATE LAST 2017

From step counting to marathon training, here are the best options for gurls We still get asked a lot which GPS sports watches for women

Top 20 Best Cheap Bluetooth Speakers under $50

In this review we feature our top picks for the best cheap Bluetooth speakers you can find under $50 that have an excellent combination of

Dell Inspiron 15 7577 Hands-on Review : First Impressions

The newest addition to the Inspiron 15 7000 gaming series was also launched alongside the two new Inspiron 13 7000 laptops, the Inspiron 13 7370

Dell Inspiron 13 7373 2-in-1 Hands-on Review : First Impressions

Apart from the lightweight Inspiron 13 7370, Dell also released a second laptop to their new Inspiron 13 7000 portfolio. Say hello to the Inspiron 13 7373

2018 Volvo XC40 Review

Considering the huge number of cars they sell, it’s hard to argue that German prestige brands are wrong to give their cars ‘Russian doll’ designs.

Dell Inspiron 13 7370 Hands-on Review : First Impressions

Earlier today, Dell Philippines officially launched their revamped Inspiron 13 and 15 7000 series of laptops. The company bolstered the ranks of the Inspiron 13