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Elipson Prestige Facet 7.2.4 Speaker Package Review : Multi-faceted and multi-channel

What is the Elipson Prestige Facet? The Elipson Prestige Facet series is the latest version of a range of speakers that the French manufacturer has been making

The 10 Best JBL Speakers in 2019

In this review we feature the best JBL speakers that are highly portable and deliver crystal clear audio performance. These speakers are built to deliver

Moon 390 Network Player/Preamplifier Review

Is the 390 Network Player the complete high-end listening solution Moon claims it is? I know “hi-fi” brings to mind any amount of hobbyist nonsense.

JBL Everest 710GA headphones review: Superb sound and Google Assistant on demand

These wireless headphones can also broadcast your music to other Bluetooth headphones, letting you share the fun with friends. More and more people are wearing

Fyne Audio F501 vs Monitor Audio Silver 200 floorstanding speakers: which are better?

Precocious new boys take on a pair of floorstander grandees You may be forgiven for thinking any product with a What Hi-Fi? Award is exclusively

ADV.Sound Elise review: A podcaster’s delight

Affordable, high quality ‘buds are hard to come by. When you think of audio companies, you probably think of the behemoths like Sennheiser or Bose.

5 Hi-Fi announcements at CES 2019 worth getting excited about

A roundup of the sonic superstars at the world’s biggest tech show The technology industry’s annual Las Vegas bun-fight isn’t just about TVs, it’s also

Muse 2 review : The brain-sensing headset for mastering mindfulness

Muse 2 is the follow-up to Muse, a brain-sensing headset from Canadian startup InteraXon that’s all about keeping you calm. The second generation device once

Epson EH-TW650 Review

One of the key decisions to make when building a home entertainment system is whether to invest in a projector or a large screen TV.

Audio-Technica ATH-ANC900BT hand-on review: Marvellous noise-cancelling cans

Audio-Technica is an increasingly well-known Japanese audio brand. And for good reason: it makes some great turntables and headphones, including the brand new ANC900BT noise-cancelling over-ear cans,

LG ThinQ SL9YG soundbar review

What’s so special about the LG SL9YG? With voice control and smart assistants increasingly dominating coverage of new speakers and soundbars, you’d be forgiven for

Hands on: Creative SXFI Air review

In a few years, headphone holography will be the biggest thing in audio. Dolby’s working on it. Audeze has dabbled in it. And Creative, well,

Sony LX310BT Turntable has built-in Bluetooth and USB output

Sony has revealed the PS-LX310BT, a new wireless turntable targeting modern vinyl fans who want the convenience of an integrated Bluetooth transmitter. Thanks to this

Next-gen Mercedes-Benz CLA revealed

Compact German sedan gets sharp new look and more techno doodads than ever The all-new 2019 Mercedes-Benz CLA was unveiled at the world’s biggest tech show in

Lenovo’s Nearly Bezel-Free Yoga S940 Is Ready to Fight the XPS 13

LAS VEGAS – Lenovo just introduced the Yoga S940, a slick aluminum bodied laptop with a 13.9-inch, wrap around display that is almost reminiscent of

Jabra Elite 85h hands-on: Over-the-ear challengers

At last year’s CES, Jabra kicked off a new Elite line with the 65t earbuds. At CES 2019, the company is growing that line with

WiSA—the Wireless Speaker & Audio Association—plans to make some noise at CES

The promise is high-resolution home theater sound that’s free of wires. Streaming 4K video around the house is piece of cake for modern high-end routers,

Soundcast VG5 Bluetooth speaker review: Large and in charge in the great outdoors

This speaker is built with the patio and the poolside in mind. Buy it for that, not for indoor listening. Soundcast’s $350 VG5 is a

Shure SE535 in-ear headphones review: Great sound and upgradeability, but a steep price tag undermines the fun

A tight seal blocks ambient noise, so you can concentrate on the accurate audio reproduction, and aptX HD decoding is available with an optional component

CES 2019: Everything you need to know about CES Las Vegas this year

CES 2019 Preview: Latest news, rumours and what to expect at CES Las Vegas this year CES in Las Vegas is the biggest, glitziest and

Yamaha MusicCast BAR 40 Soundbar System Review : Multi-room and multi-channel

What is the Yamaha MusicCast BAR 40? The Yamaha MusicCast BAR 40 is the latest entry-level soundbar from the company that practically pioneered the concept. The YMS-4080,

Best Gaming Laptops – Updates January 2019

Thanks to their powerful graphics, gorgeous displays and great audio, gaming laptops provide an immersive entertainment experience in a portable package. Many also offer stylish

Panasonic DP-UB820 4K Blu-ray Player Review

If you don’t want a full-metal chassis and audiophile components, then this is the player for you What is the Panasonic DP-UB820? The Panasonic DP-UB820EB is the

Jabra Elite 45e Hands-on Review : First Impressions

The bluetooth in-ear headphones space offers many choices for consumers, from proprietary products such as Apple’s AirPods, to something like the Jabra Elite 45e. It’s an

SoundPeats Engine review: Does a better value exist?

For just ~$30, these aptX and aptX LL-supported earbuds are a remarkable option. Finding the right earbuds is a wholly personal experience: some of us prioritize comfort

Marantz AV8805 13.2-Channel AV Processor Review

An immersive audio hat trick What is the Marantz AV8805? The Marantz AV8805 is the manufacturer’s latest flagship AV pre-amp and 13-channel processor. It boasts support for Dolby

Top 10 Wireless Surround Sound Speakers

In this review we feature the best wireless surround sound speakers that can transform your home audio experience into an audio powerhouse. These wireless speakers

Sony SRS-XB501G smart speaker review: Now you can take Google Assistant to your next rave

You might find this heavily weatherized wireless speaker’s light show more compelling than its audio performance. If the barrel-shaped JBL Xtreme 2 that Scott Wilkinson

JLab Audio Flex Sport review: The only over-the-ear gym headphones that make sense

If you’re looking for an over-the-ear pair of headphones that actually make sense at the gym, look no further. When I was first asked to

Amazon Echo Input Review: Alexa in your own speakers

Amazon’s Echo smart speakers typically work better on the smart side, rather than the speaker quality front, but the new Echo Input promises to pair