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Oppo Sonica DAC review

Is it a DAC? Is it a streamer? Is it worth £800/$1200? Despite its name, the Oppo Sonica DAC is much more than just a

Cambridge Audio SE1 review

OUR VERDICT Accomplished without ever being outstanding, the Cambridge Audio SE1s are in-ear headphones that tick all the expected boxes, but never bridge the gap

The Top 20 Best Portable Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

Here are the top 20 best portable bluetooth speakers of 2017 that are simply outstanding in terms of audio performance, portability and overall design. They

iOS 11 Preview: Here’s What to Expect

Sure as the sun will rise in the east tomorrow, Apple will take the opportunity at its Worldwide Developers Conference keynote next week to discuss

GoldenEar SuperSub X Subwoofer Review: The last time a cube was this devastating, it had Borg in it

Pros Goes exceptionally deep for a small sub Easy to place Well built Cons Not ideal for music Limited connectivity and controls Not cheap What

The 10 most popular reviews on What Hi-Fi?

Wondering which products are proving popular in 2017? Our list of the most-read reviews in April should give you a good idea… Another month, another

Arcam rPlay review

Verdict An affordable, easy-to-use way to introduce myriad streaming solutions to your hi-fi system For Insightful, solid and articulate sound Vast streaming service support 24-bit/192kHz

How 5G on wearables will make the smartphone era look like a warm-up

It’ll become ubiquitous, and then everything will change 5G is not just about speed. It may seem like just a logical step on from current

Best music streaming hi-fi system for £3300/$4950

System building needs careful thought so, whether you’re replacing or making improvements, we thought we’d offer a little advice Like the glory of an open

Philips BM6B review

Are you reading this and, at the same time, thinking ‘is there a Bluetooth speaker system, which, at the tap of a button plays the

Cambridge Audio Yoyo M review

OUR VERDICT An easy-to-use reminder of why stereo sound still rules, the Cambridge Audio Yoyo M speakers are a great sounding pair of speakers. Their

Rega Brio review

We’ve waited six long years for the successor to one of our favourite budget amplifiers – the Award-winning Brio-R – and Rega has come back

KitSound Hive Evolution review

The KitSound name may not be familiar to you, but it’s probably only a matter of time. The Hive Evolution is, at the time of

Cambridge Audio Yoyo S review

PROS Tactile wool grille Fairly compact Very reasonable price CONS Some smaller speakers offer greater separation Bass depth could be better KEY FEATURES Bluetooth Phone

Piega Classic 3.0 review

Never heard of Piega? We wouldn’t blame you, particularly if you live in the UK. This Swiss speaker manufacturer was founded back in 1986, but

Pioneer VSX-531 review

If capitalism has shown us anything, it’s that money is power. Skew that into a home cinema context and that correlation isn’t necessarily as straightforward –

Cambridge Audio TV5 v2 review

When the first TV5 soundbase came out, there was a lot we liked about it. It had a punchy bass, a powerful sound, was sensibly

Como Audio Solo & Duetto Wireless Music Systems Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Versatile Solid build quality Streaming via Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Impressive sound Intuitive app plus traditional remote Minus Wish it was battery-powered

Bose SoundTouch 300 review

Bose’s latest soundbar offering, the SoundTouch 300, is much like the Build-A-Bear concept. Choose your basic product first, then accessorise away to your heart’s desire.

Finlux 48UXE304B-P review

Remember the puzzle about the farmer who needs to get a fox, a chicken and a bag of grain across the river? Well, television manufacturers

14 Cheap Bluetooth Speakers (Under $40) Ranked From Best to Worst

If you’re still using the tinny speakers on your phone or tablet, please stop. Nobody should have to suffer like that. For just a few

The Top 10 Loudest Bluetooth Speakers of 2016

Here are the top 10 loudest bluetooth speakers of 2016 that deliver some serious audio performance when it comes to thumping bass and volume output.

Marantz PM6006 review

Hi-fi kit isn’t like festival tickets, train fares or council tax; if the price goes up there is usually a good reason for it. For

OPPO SONICA REVIEW

HIGHS Powerful and musical bass response Clear and detailed upper register High resolution audio support Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and ethernet ready Premium look and feel LOWS

And finally : 4G Apple Watch plans ditched and more

And finally is where we mop up the wearable tech rumour mill, bringing you fully up to speed with what’s being rerported by the tech

Pioneer A-50DA review

It’s a brave soul who enters the stereo amplifier market looking to make a lasting impression. At £700/$1050, the integrated Pioneer A-50DA has the build

Harman Kardon Go + Play review: Post-retro design, powerful audio

Can a wireless speaker already be retro? Weirdly enough, that’s what theHarman Kardon Go + Play feels like. There’s something refreshing about how out-of-step it

Focal Elear Over-Ear Headphone Review

Summary Product Name: Focal Elear Manufacturer: Focal MSRP: $1,000 Executive Overview At the end of the month, French speaker manufacturer Focal will launch an impressive

Samsung HW-K450 Soundbar Review

The Good Great sound Attractive design Decent features Nice price The Bad Subwoofer lacks power What is the Samsung HW-K450? The Samsung HW-K450 is the

Denon AVR-X2300W review

Verdict No revolution, but the AVR-X2300W didn’t need to be. It’s a superb sonic all-rounder and well-equipped with it For Refined and insightful sound Expressive