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Rotel RAP-1580 Hands on Review

Safe to say we haven’t been deluged with Rotel home cinema products lately. If a week is a long time in politics, eight years is

Porsche Design Book One Review

The Pros Vivid, bright display, USB Type-C and Type-A; Both convertible and detachable; Great stylus The Cons Mixed performance; Top-heavy; Stiff keyboard Verdict The Porsche

The Top 20 Best Wireless Speakers of 2017

Here are our top picks for the best wireless speakers that deliver superb sound performance, long lasting battery life and high quality wireless music streaming.

PROBOX2 Air Plus Review: A Solid Android TV Box with Strong Specs

Pros Excellent media playback Strong gaming performance OTA Updates Cons No Automatic Framerate Switching in QODI/Kodi Netflix limited to 480p In this PROBOX2 Air Plus

Acer Switch 5 review: The silent Surface killer?

If you’re in the market for a 2-in-1 device then there’s an increasing amount of choice when it comes to powerful Windows tablets with magnetic

Wharfedale Diamond 11.1 review

Wharfedale has taken the most advanced features found in the previous generations of its Diamond speakers and put them in a single package – drive units,

Acer Aspire E 15 (E5-575G-57D4) Review

The Pros Great battery life; Good performance; Colorful display; Plenty of ports; Nvidia graphics The Cons Bulky; Dim screen; Poor webcam quality Verdict The Acer

Tronsmart M1, Element T2, Presto And S4 Hands-on, Unboxing : Affordable Accessories

We unbox a couple of useful, affordable accessories from Tronsmart! Remember Tronsmart, purveyor of useful, high-quality accessories here in the Philippines? Well, the company has

8 Cheap PC Headsets (Under $35) Ranked Best to Worst

Whether you’re taking an important business meeting or Skyping with a friend, your laptop’s integrated mic won’t give you great sound. But who wants to

Infinix Note 4 Hands-on Review : First Impressions

Infinix Mobility has launched not one, but two new smartphones in the Philippines and one of them features a 5.7-inch display, MediaTek MT6753 octa-core CPU,

Should I buy a Canon EOS 6D Mark II?

Should I buy a Canon EOS 6D Mark II? The Canon EOS 6D Mark II is a better camera than its predecessor, but how much

Pioneer Rayz Plus review

OUR VERDICT The Pioneer Rayz Plus offer us a glimpse at the future of headphones now that the 3.5mm jack is a thing of the

Blackview BV7000 Review

What we liked about it: Rugged and tough design Water-resistance What we didn’t like:  Rubber flaps might break in time Less than stellar performance Deep

Amazon Fire 7 (2017) vs Fire HD 8 (2017) : What Should You Buy?

Amazon has updated its $50 Fire 7 and $80 Fire HD 8 tablets for 2017, but despite their price difference, the choice isn’t exactly clear-cut.

MSI GS63VR 7RF Stealth Pro Gaming Notebook Review

Pros: Thin and light Excellent keyboard Software solution actually adds value Audio solution Powerful spec inc 7700HQ and GTX 1060 Cons: Gets noisy under load

iHome iAVS1 Bedside Stereo Speaker for Echo Dot Review

PROS Easy to setup Second USB port for charging a phone Alexa is louder CONS Audio quality isn’t a huge step up Expensive Black version

Lenovo Miix 320 Review

Pros / Long battery life; Good performance for its price; Sweet audio; Colorful display Cons / Cramped keyboard; Top-heavy design Verdict / The Miix 320

Nokia 5 review

OUR VERDICT The Nokia 5 is the best-looking smartphone at its price point, but in use it’s not quite as sharp as some of its

Netgear Arlo review: Keeping a close eye on home

The inevitable deluge of smart home devices has covered three main categories: lighting, heating and home cameras. Whether you’re looking for a security system, or just a

2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric Review

THE GOOD: The 2017 Hyundai Ioniq Electric feels well-balanced from behind the wheel, drives effortlessly and outperforms its own range estimations. Dashboard electronics work through an

ASUSPRO B9440UA Review

What we liked about it: Lightweight Harman/Kardon audio Typing is a breeze Backlit keyboard Thin bezels which leave more room for viewing Sleek design What

iMac 21.5-inch 4K (2017) review

PROS Stunning screen Powerful processor Near-silent running Good graphics performance Excellent peripherals CONS Needs an SSD Measly 8GB of RAM KEY FEATURES 21.5-inch 4096 x

2018 Yamaha Star Venture First Ride

I have to admit I’ve been around long enough to have ridden the original Yamaha Venture Royale, and quite a lovable beast it was. Then

Denon AH-C621R review

PROS Well-balanced sound Comfortable fit Great value CONS Cable feels a little flimsy KEY FEATURES One pair of Comply TX400 ear-tips, four pairs of silicone

Primephonic Streaming review

When we heard Primephonic was launching a classical-only streaming service to complement its excellent download site, we had high hopes. Its five-star download site provides a superb

KitSound Immerse Wireless Headphones review

PROS Great value for money Surprisingly decent audio, for non-fussy listeners CONS Head band feels a little flimsy KEY FEATURES Active noise cancellation up to

Audeara AR-01 wireless headphones review

THE GOOD Solid build quality Comfortable fit Tailored sound THE BAD Reserved design may put some off Pricey Audeara AR-01 Bluetooth headphones review: Headphones that

HTC U11 Alexa hands-on: What works and what needs work

This past week we’ve had some time with the HTC U11’s newest feature boost: HTC Alexa onboard. That’s Amazon’s Alexa personal assistant, but placed on

Flagship Smartphones Compared: Huawei P10 Plus, LG G6, Samsung Galaxy S8, Sony Xperia XZ Premium

Smartphones comparison articles are a dime a dozen, especially on popular models like the above. I won’t compare them the usual way in this article,

QNAP TVS-882T Review

It is a fact that as content creators, we are always in need for more storage. Thanks to all the latest and greatest cameras on