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Michael Kors Access Sofie review: Stunning smartwatch with serious sparkle

Fashion brand Michael Kors is back with a second version of its Access smartwatch – the Sofie. The device follows on from the chunky but

Panasonic TX-50EX750 review

OUR VERDICT Cosmetically, the EX750 is a sumptuous 4K flatscreen, but limited HDR effectiveness and bewildering image options make this TV a cautionary buy. FOR

Marshall Acton multi-room speaker review

OUR VERDICT ChromeCast, AirPlay and Google Home are baked-in to this vintage-styled and thoroughly solid-sounding wireless, Bluetooth and multi-room-capable speaker, but its frequent drop-outs disappoint.

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 Express (2017) Review

Pros Superb app selection Neutral approach Easy to use Cheap Cons Some apps look dated Still some lag Key Features Review Price: £29.99/$39.59 1080p picture

8K TV – everything you need to know

While many of us are only just getting used to the idea of 4K TV, some brands and broadcasters are already investigating 8K resolution video… Yes, 8K video could one day be a reality. It may not be any time soon, and there’s no guarantee it will ever happen, but from 8K TVs to 8K

Sony UBP-X1000ES review

The phrase ‘pushing the envelope’ has nothing to do with post, or stationery for that matter. It originally referred to the ‘flight envelope’ – the

Hisense 55N6800 television review

OUR VERDICT It’s far from perfect, but the Hisense 55N6800 is proof that 4K TVs can be done well on a budget, combining great design

Toshiba 49U6763DB Review

Pros It’s cheap It looks quite nice Good motion handling and connectivity Cons Poor black levels Sluggish smart menus No HDR, and fairly drab colours

Toshiba 49U7763DB review

Few people would have £650/$858 leave their bank account without noticing, but in terms of 4K televisions of this size the Toshiba 49U7763DB represents a real bargain.

Yamaha RX-A3070 review

We’re not used to seeing anything less than five-star products from Yamaha at this end of the market. Yamaha’s flagship AV receivers tend to win Awards and find their

Amazon Fire TV Review

Pros  Snappy operation  Stable connection  4K and HDR  Slim and sleek design  Simple UI Cons  Amazon content takes priority  No Now TV  Must use bundled

Marshall Stanmore Multi-Room WiFi Speaker Review

Pros Ultra-flexible streaming Smart Marshall looks Goes loud with confidence Cons Not as dynamic sounding as the best Key Features Review Price: £399/$530 Multiroom Bluetooth

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

Humax FVP-5000T review

Variety may be the spice of life, but when it comes to Humax’s home recording devices it’s consistency that makes them so exciting. You can almost set

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.

Philips 43PUS6262 4K TV Review

Pros Two-sided Ambilight Netflix 4K HDR, Amazon 4K Freeview Play with catch-up TV Cons UHD HDR images can lack brightness You’ll definitely want to add

Humax FVP-5000T preview: Freeview Play revisited

The Humax FVP-4000T was the first Freeview Play set-top box to hit the shelves when the new service launched in 2015. The FVP-5000T follows on from this box looking

2018 Lexus LS 500 First Drive: The luxury of identity

If it’s usually your thirties when you discover your real identify, you could argue the 2018 Lexus LS 500 and LS 500h are ahead of

Toshiba 65X9863DB hands on

Almost a year to the day after Toshiba announced its partnership with Vestel and re-entry into the European TV market, the venerable Japanese brand announced a slew of new TVs at IFA

Maze Alpha Review

Pros Good, big screen Android 7.0 Great amount of storage Cons No NFC Poor app support Battery life could be better Key Features Review Price:

Hisense H70NU9700 Review

Pros Great size:price ratio UHD Premium Impressive contrast Good smart TV interface Cons Colours could be more natural Other UHD Premium TVs are more subtle

Sony KD-55XE70 Review

Pros Sharp, clean picture Excellent colours Impressive contrast Low-latency gaming mode Cons No local dimming Some greyness in HDR playback Could do with more apps

Samsung MU7000 4K TV review: Bucketloads of features for the price

While Samsung took to the world’s technology shows to demonstrate its QLED family of flagship tellies, the MU range has been more quietly introduced, so

BT TV Review

Pros Good value Next-gen YouView interface is great Good range of unique content Cons No TV preview window You can’t get all Sky Sports channels

Acer Swift 1 Review

Pros Stylish, all-metal body Decent screen Good keyboard and touchpad Cons Battery life doesn’t meet claims So-so performance Key Features Review Price: £TBC 1.1-2.5GHz Intel

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

Samsung UBD-M9000 review

For the visually impaired among us, getting your first pair of glasses is always a slightly odd experience. You’re used to seeing the world a

Samsung Q7F QLED TV (QN65Q7F) review

OUR VERDICT If you’re looking for an eye-catching addition to your living room and don’t mind a few niggling issues, Samsung’s Q7F is a excellent