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Venus Laowa 15mm f/2 FE Zero-D Review

Pros Fantastic, even sharpness Low CA Low distortion No flare Excellent handling Cons Loose lenshood Slight play in mounting on A7 Laowa continues to release

10 of the Most Hated Car Trends That Need to Die in 2018

We’re reaching the end of the 2010s, and things are changing fast in the world of cars. Strides in safety, technology, and fuel economy; the

Panasonic Leica DG Elmarit 200mm f/2.8 Power O.I.S Review

 Pros Excellent sharpness Low CA No flare Fast AF, and close focus Beautifully designed and engineered Very usable TC Superb OIS Dust, moisture and freezeproof

Alpine A110 2018 Review

Legendary French brand re-launches and instantly creates convincing alternative to a Porsche Cayman What we liked: • Involving drive • Performance • Surprisingly comfortable Not

Flipkart Billion Capture Plus 4GB Review

Our Verdict The Billion Capture+ is a dependable mid-range phone, but can be easily passed over for a popular option as it gives nothing more

2018 Mercedes-Benz S Class first drive: From Maybach to S65 AMG

The Mercedes-Benz S Class represents the commitment to build the best car in the world, so you can’t accuse the German automaker of having low

JBL Link 20 Google Assistant smart speaker review

OUR VERDICT It may not be the pinnacle of sound dynamics and coherence, but this full-sounding smart home speaker is more flexible than most. FOR

Sony VPL-VW260ES Review

Pros Genuine 4K resolution Sensibly handled HDR Motorised, high-zoom lens Cons Black levels aren’t the greatest More expensive than some pseudo-4K options Only delivers limited

Tamron 100-400mm f/4.5-6.3 Di VC USD Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness where needed Low CA Low flare Excellent handling Fast silent and accurate AF Moisture resistance Compatibility with TAP-In module Compatibility with 1.4x

GoPro’s time as king of the action cams is under threat

High-profile flops will likely mean the company plays it safe in 2018 GoPro recently announced it had returned to profit, which might come as a

TiVo Bolt Vox DVR review: New look, same old app problem

Tivo’s latest DVR brings a software overhaul and voice search, but it still feels tethered to the past. Pros The new software is simpler and

Ultimate Ears Megablast and Blast Review: Alexa cuts the cord

PROS Loud, rugged speakers withstand rough treatment Alexa without the power cord is great Megablast lives up to its name in volume Charging dock is

Leica CL Review

Pros Superb, rock-solid build quality Large, clear electronic viewfinder Cleverly conceived control setup Excellent RAW image quality Cons No image stabilisation No live view during

2018 Toyota Camry pricing and specs

The new, imported-from-Japan Toyota Camry range has arrived in Australia, a month after the company closed the Melbourne factory that produced its predecessor for 30

Jibo Review: Alexa gets some cute competition

PROS Engaging movements really add to Jibo’s personality Facial-recognition makes the robot more proactive Far more personable than an Amazon Echo CONS Expensive compared to

2017 Jaguar XJR 575 FIRST DRIVE Review – price, specs and release date

The XJR 575 is the most powerful version of Jaguar’s luxury saloon to date, but can it compete with a raft of more modern competitors?

Cadillac CT6 Super Cruise Review

The 145-mile jaunt between Flagstaff, Arizona, and Phoenix is almost entirely downhill. With a drop of approximately 5,800 feet between the two cities, the road

Chuwi LapBook Air Review: The Best MacBook Air Alternative

When talking about Chuwi, people usually think of a tablet PC with a great hardware and low price tag. Its Hi line models are popular

SainSonic Kamlan 50mm f/1.1 Lens Review

 Pros Excellent central sharpness from f/2.8 Virtually no central CA Good flare resistance Low distortion Very low price Nicely made Light and compact Cons Some

7 Best Features of the Huawei Mate 10 Pro

Huawei recently unveiled its latest smartphones with large displays and dual rear cameras with Leica optics – the Huawei Mate 10 and the Huawei Mate

2018 Audi S5 Review: Let’s roleplay “sexy architect”

PROS Crisp good looks will age well 3.0 V6 has Goldilocks amount of power and torque Transmission is as smooth as the ride CONS Not

Harman Kardon Invoke Review: Cortana finds her voice

PROS Great sound quality for music 7 microphone array is accurate Cross-platform and cross-device sync is useful Solid set of launch features CONS No multi-user

2017 Mazda CX-5 vs Peugeot 3008 comparison

The newcomer versus the champ: this isn’t some naff reference to a big money fight, but by the same token, it kind of is –

2018 Cadillac CT6 Platinum Review: A True Autonomous Car Hits the Highway

THE GOOD Most advanced autonomous driving features yet Impressive video rear-view mirror Teen driver mode Responsive handling with rear-wheel steering 34-speaker Bose audio system Supports

Olympus M. Zuiko Premium 30mm f/3.5 Macro ED Lens Review

Pros High sharpness Low CA Virtually no distortion High magnification Fast, accurate AF Lovely bokeh Cons No weather sealing No focusing scale No depth of

Meike 85mm f/2.8 Macro Review

Pros High sharpness Low CA Low distortion Accurate macro focusing 1.5x macro magnification Quality of manufacture Cons No weather sealing Short throw of focusing over

2017 Audi Q5 2.0 TDI Sport v Mercedes-Benz GLC 220d comparison

Luxury car makers absolutely love producing mid-sized SUVs based on passenger-car platforms, because aspirational upper-middle class family types are buying them in droves. The newest

iOS 11 Notes: All the New Features and How to Use Them

What’s New in iOS Notes Over the past few years, Apple has transformed its Notes app from a cheesy Marker Felt-laden simulacrum of a notepad

Tamron SP 24-70mm f/2.8 Di VC USD G2 Review

Pros Excellent and well-balanced sharpness Low flare Low central CA Moisture resistance Good VFM Close focusing Cons Some edge CA Edge sharpness drops at 70mm

2017 Skoda Octavia RS wagon v Renault Megane GT wagon comparison

Petrolhead parents on a budget are hardly spoilt for choice in today’s showrooms – especially if a hatchback is considered a bit too small and