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DirecTV NOW vs Sling TV vs PlayStation Vue: Streaming Showdown

The brave new world of live television is upon us, and it comes in three forms: PlayStation Vue, Sling TV, and DirecTV NOW. Having multiple

Meizu X Hands-on Preview : First in-hand Images Released

Meizu held a conference yesterday where three new products were introduced the Meizu X, Meizu 6 Pro Plus, and its new UI dubbed as the

Amazon Prime Instant Video review

Verdict A more advanced, easier-to-use version of its former self, Amazon Instant Video is one of the most complete and competitive streaming services out there

Palit GeForce GTX 1080 GameRock Premium Edition review – solid dimensions and great overclocking potential

Pros Revamped appealing design and high build quality Silent and cool thanks to the GameRock cooler High frequencies after factory overclock BIOS switch Monitoring of temperatures thanks

Vimtag B1 Waterproof Cloud IP Camera review : Easy outdoor surveillance

The Vimtag B1 Waterproof Cloud IP Camera makes it easy to monitor the outside of your property, with plenty of options for customizing your surveillance.

Dell Vostro 14 5459 review – a compelling choice, if you are into 14-inchers

Pros Rigid construction and refreshing design Good touchpad Relatively slim and portable Good battery life Cons Display with low contrast ratio The display uses aggressive

Chromecast Audio review

THE GOOD: Google’s budget audio dongle pipes music to any stereo from the most popular streaming apps on your phone. It’s simple and works well,

Samsung SmartThings review

PROS Simple-to-use app Incredibly flexible Powerful developer community CONS No easy way to disable alarm without the app or Presence Sensor Third-party integrations can be

Best Mac Apps

Buying a MacBook is like getting a ticket to a land of fantastic new software. In addition to all of the free apps that Apple

XMG Sector2 review

OUR VERDICT The overclocked core components ensure that this PC can handle 4K and VR gaming, and the specification is built solidly inside a sturdy,

Xiaomi Mi Scale review

PROS Simple to use Nicely designed app Consistent measurements CONS Patchy and undocumented app support Only syncs via Bluetooth KEY FEATURES Bluetooth 4.0 300 x

Dell OptiPlex 7040 review – mini business configuration with great capabilities

Pros Sturdy and stable construction Easy maintenance Compact dimensions Software and hardware safety Cons Lack of a Wi-Fi module Lack of an SD card reader (in our

LENOVO PHAB 2 PRO Review : Lenovo’s Monster Phone Delivers the Future of AR Now

THE GOOD Slick, stylish design Unique AR abilities Good battery life Promising AR app library THE BAD Below-average performance Too large and heavy for average

Amazon Fire TV review

PROS Puts video, apps and game content at the fore Slim and sleek design Simple UI Faster CPU and enhanced graphics CONS Software buggy and

OnePlus 3 vs. OnePlus 3T: Is the new phone worth the price bump?

Just a few months after the release of the OnePlus 3, the company has released a followup that’s designed to take things to the next

Review: Funlux Smart Wireless Mini CAM security camera

PROS Inexpensive Integrated microphone and speaker Cloud video storage Mobile alerts Excellent night vision CONS Video resolution is somewhat low Lack of advanced footage review

LeEco LePro 3 review

THE GOOD: The LeEco LePro 3 has a long battery life, is both fast and competitively priced. THE BAD: The phone is heavy, has an

Which Acer Laptop Is Right For You?

After careful consideration, you’ve decided that your next laptop will be an Acer. So now, all that’s left is choosing one. Are you looking for

GOOGLE CHROMECAST ULTRA REVIEW

HIGHS Simple and affordable 4K streaming Widest HDR support available Intuitive interface and setup Supports YouTube HDR Dual-band Wi-Fi and Ethernet for strong connection LOWS

Google Daydream View review

PROS Comfortable and compact Google’s wealth of content Fantastic remote Easy setup CONS Light leak and glare common Makes phones very hot Would like wider

HyperX Cloud Stinger review

PROS Lightweight and comfortable Excellent audio quality for the money Great value CONS So-so build quality Non-detachable microphone Analogue connection quality varies by device KEY

Acer TravelMate X3 X349-M review – the true definition of a travelling companion

Pros Excellent design and build quality Lightweight and portable Good keyboard, responsive touchpad Well-priced Good screen for the mid-range models with FHD IPS panels No

ZTE Blade V7 Lite review

OUR VERDICT The ZTE Blade V7 Lite’s premium looks belie its budget origins. Interesting UI tweaks and the ability to expand the phone’s storage can’t

Acer Chromebook R 13 Review

The Pros Runs Android apps; Excellent battery life; Sleek, premium-looking design; Comfortable keyboard The Cons Mediocre performance; Flat audio Verdict The Acer Chromebook R 13

HP Elite x3 review

OUR VERDICT HP’s Elite x3 is a well-built device and a solid performer all-around. Unfortunately, Windows 10 Mobile fails to back it with enough app

QNAP TS-251A review

PROS Easy setup Loads of features and apps Fast file transfers CONS Expensive Low-quality video transcoding Sometimes buggy software KEY FEATURES Two-bay NAS 3.5in or

PS4 Pro vs PS4 Slim vs PS4: What’s the difference?

Sony is undoubtedly king of this generation of consoles, with sales of the PlayStation 4 reaching unprecedented heights. But rather than rest on its laurels

Living with Google Home review

The Google Assistant has been bundled into the browser, added into Android, and squeezed into Android Wear: now, it’s getting a sleek object d’art for

WD My Cloud EX2 Ultra review

PROS Quick file transfers Easy to set up and use CONS Not many third-party apps Buying with disks doesn’t get you a discount KEY FEATURES

Microsoft Surface Book i7 (2016) vs Surface Book (2015) vs Surface Pro 4: What’s the difference?

Microsoft announced a couple of new devices to its mobile computing portfolio in 2015 with the launch of the Surface Pro 4 and the Surface Book. One