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BenQ TH530 review

PROS Great value Sharp, detailed pictures Plenty of brightness CONS Quite noticeable rainbow effect Runs a bit noisily Only one HDMI KEY FEATURES Single-chip DLP

Meike 6.5mm f/2.0 Fisheye Lens Review

Pros Sharp and crisp results Excellent flare resistance Very low CA Low price Cons Manual focus virtually impossible The fisheye lens is clearly alive and

2017 Infiniti QX50: Suburban Snoozer or Performance Bruiser?

The compact luxury crossover segment has become an oversaturated open air market, as wealthy buyers find themselves overwhelmed with options when shopping for the ideal upscale automobile. With selections ranging anywhere from

Fanatec CSL Elite review

PROS Very powerful force feedback Extremely smooth Excellent pedal board Versatile customisation CONS Plastic base housing Non-luxury wheel construction Wheel upgrades are expensive KEY FEATURES

Yamaha Aventage RX-A3060 A/V Receiver Review

PRICE $2,200 AT A GLANCE Plus Nine amp channels, 11.2 (7.2.4) pre-outs Automated angle and height calibration Minus No Auro-3D THE VERDICT Yamaha’s new flagship

Holden Astra v Renault Megane v Subaru Impreza – Small hatchback comparison

The small car market is one of the busiest segments of the Australian automotive landscape, both in terms of sales and for new product – and

2017 Victory Octane Review

Victory uses its success in the power-cruisersector as a springboard into the burgeoning, performance-oriented American-made bike market. The Victory Octane leads the charge against opponents

Sony A6500 review

Good points Detailed 24 Megapixel stills. High quality uncropped 4k video, 1080 up to 120p, S-Log profiles. Built-in 5-axis stabilisation works with any lens. 4

Vizio E-Series 2016 review

THE GOOD: The Vizio E series offers the best picture quality available in its price range, thanks to local dimming. The Google Cast system offers

2017 Subaru BRZ Review

The Subaru BRZ has been around since 2013 and has soldiered on unchanged. That is, until the 2017 model year updates have taken hold, bringing

Maserati Levante first drive: Taking the luxe offroad

When you think Maserati, you probably think if its thoroughbred Italian racing heritage, the glamour and slick sports car lines. It was perhaps totally fitting,

Samyang Premium MF 14mm f/2.4 Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness Very low CA Flare free Good handling Well made Smooth bokeh Cons Manual focus only No weather resistance Samyang are well established

Mini Countryman vs. BMW X1: Buy This, Not That

It’s a potential problem for any automaker, and frankly, the reason why this column exists. For companies with multiple brands, the bean counters, PR teams,

Samyang Premium MF 85mm f/1.2 Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness Very low CA Flare free Good handling Well made Smooth bokeh Cons Manual focus only No weather resistance Samyang are well established

Zeiss Milvus 135mm f/2.0 Apo Sonnar T* Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness throughout No flare evident Apo chromatic Weather resistance Electronic control of aperture Beautiful bokeh Excellent ergonomics Cons Manual focus only Very high

Zeiss Milvus 18mm f/2.8 Distagon T* Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness No flare evident Virtually no CA Weather resistance Filter use possible Electronic control of aperture Nice bokeh Excellent ergonomics More compact than

Which HP Laptop Is Right For You?

After carefully reviewing the laptop makers out there, you’ve decided to go with HP. But do you know which model is right for you? Do

Zeiss Milvus 15mm f/2.8 Distagon T* Review

Pros Excellent sharpness No flare evident Virtually no CA Weather resistance Filter use possible Electronic control of aperture Nice bokeh Excellent ergonomics Cons Manual focus

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

2017 ALFA ROMEO GIULIA QUADRIFOGLIO FIRST DRIVE

“We see the driver as the pilot, and our emphasis is on the driving experience,” explained Richard Cox, Director of Alfa Romeo North America. “The

Irix 15mm f/2.4 Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness, especially centrally No flare evident Virtually no CA Weather resistance Filter use possible Electronic control of aperture Nice bokeh Thoughtful, ergonomic design

Samyang 35mm f/1.2 ED AS UMC CS Review

Pros Excellent standard of sharpness Almost zero CA Minimal distortion Well made Cons No weather resistance No electronic connection with camera MF only There are

Samyang 20mm f/1.8 ED AS UMC Review

Pros Outstanding central sharpness Very low central CA Barrel distortion kept to reasonable levels Well made Fair pricing Wide range of mounts available Cons No

2016 Lexus RC200t Review: The Statement-Making Commuter’s Coupe

Test driving two Molten Pearl Lexus RC sport coupes within a year is like deciding that one orange creamsicle is not enough, going back for seconds, and finding

Meike 12mm f/2.8 Lens Review

Pros Low distortion Very close focus possible Only moderate distortion Well controlled CA Modest price Well made Cons Poor sharpness at edges Very susceptible to

Voyager to the Pacifica: 2017 Chrysler Pacifica vs. 1984 Plymouth Voyager – Comparison Tests

Chrysler’s revolutionary 1984 minivan casts a spell on the evolutionary 2017 Pacifica. There was a Ghostbusters movie in 1984, and there’s one this year. Game

Sony FE 50mm f/2.8 1:1 Macro Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness Very low central CA Resistant to flare Life Size magnification Light and compact Low distortion Dust and moisture resistant Cons Some edge

Mazda CX-9 Review: A Genuine Family Car of the Year Frontrunner

When people point and stare at your car on the highway, mouths all agape and cellphones snapping, you know you’re driving something special. It’s even

Nikon AF-S Nikkor 105mm f/1.4E ED Review

Pros Excellent sharpness Low CA Resistant to flare Quiet and accurate AF High quality manufacture ​Beautiful bokeh Cons High price No VR No weather resistance

Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Gen) Review: Alexa goes everywhere

PROS Most affordable way to get Alexa functionality Fast, accurate voice recognition Aggressive roll-out of new skills CONS No digital audio output Audio cable not