computers

Here One review : Augmented sound like you’ve never heard it before

With Here One, the hearable has truly arrived. Sound quality is surprisingly good, the earbuds don’t draw attention to themselves, the augmented audio features are

Ubiquiti Labs Amplifi HD Wi-Fi router review : A different take on the mesh network

It’s not as fast as the new tri-band mesh routers that offer a dedicated network for data backhaul, but it is a solid value. Pros

Creative Sound BlasterX Katana review : The soundbar finally makes its way to PCs

Tired of all the clutter on your desk? Creative’s Sound BlasterX Katana brings the soundbar to the PC. Big sound, small form factor, and one

Sony CAS-1 Compact Audio System Review

PRICE $1,000 AT A GLANCE Plus Small-footprint amp and speakers Streaming app Hi-res capable Minus No analog line input No S/PDIF input No sub output

Luma Surround WiFi review

THE GOOD: The Luma Surround Wifi is compact, reliable and can cover a large home with Wi-Fi THE BAD: The Luma’s Wi-Fi speed is slow

2017 Cadillac CTS-V review

THE GOOD: Cadillac’s Magnetic Ride Control keeps the car settled in the turns and the electronic limited-slip differential makes cornering fast and fun. THE BAD: Three words:

DirecTV Now vs. Hulu : Which One Do You Need?

Let’s make one thing clear right off the bat: DirecTV Now and Hulu are apples and oranges. The former is a live TV service intended

Razer Stargazer Review

The Pros Amazing background removal; Great noise cancellation; Works with Windows Hello The Cons Lesser video quality than competitors; Minimum specs limit it to newer

HP Pavilion Wave review

PROS Stylish design Powerful integrated audio Decent processor and SSD performance CONS Very basic mouse Premium price KEY FEATURES Quad-core, 2.2-2.8GHz Intel Core i5-6400T 8GB

BenQ SW320 4K SW Series 31.5inch Monitor Review

Pros High image quality 99% Adobe RGB coverage Very good colour performance Portrait / Landscape Orientation 3-year warranty Excellent value for money 10-bit display when connected

LG 23MP68VQ review

PROS Stylish slim-bezel design Great image quality Better than average for gaming Has a VESA mount Great value CONS Wobbly, non-height-adjustable stand Less than 90%

In 2017, Laptops Are Cool Again

CES, the consumer electronic industry’s preeminent trade show, sets the tone for the year in tech. In 2017, for the first time in a while,

Laptop Mag CES 2017 Awards : Best Mobile Tech

After a few years where many so-called experts said tablets and phones would replace the PC, 2017 is shaping up to be one of the

Taipower X5 Pro Tablet Review : Such a Powerfull Windows Tablet PC

In the Windows 10 Tablet PC launched at the beginning, many people complain about CPU performance is not to force, casually open a few programs

Linksys Velop Wi-Fi router review : One of the best mesh network systems to date

The Linksys Velop is one of the best true mesh-network routers we’ve tested, but many Wi-Fi enthusiasts will still prefer a more conventional model. Pros

Huawei Enjoy 6S Review : A Thousand Yuan Flagship

2016 ends and people look for new motivations. Many people look for a replacement to their old phones, the others want to reward themselves for

Bose SoundSport Pulse review: Fine sounding sports earphones

In the current age of wearable technology it can be tempting for manufacturers to shove as many sensors and features into their products as possible.

Sunroad FR803 Smartwatch Review : Great functionality at a moderate price

The era of wearing watches solely for the purpose of checking time has passed and today, technology has afforded us the opportunity to execute lots

Hands on: Vensmile K8 Mini PC review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The Vensmile K8 is all about practicality – it is a computer that’s both portable and has a usable keyboard and touchpad.

Hands On: Crazy Fast Nighthawk X10 Router with Plex Media Server

Netgear has released its newest super duper fast router that can handle any streaming video bandwidth. I’ve spent the last month with the Netgear Nighthawk

5 Things We Learned About the New Ford Raptor

For a minute there, it was looking like we were going to be playing with the LEGO kit of the Ford Raptor come Christmas. However, we were

Kangaroo Notebook Review

The Pros Passable display, decent performance; Little bloatware The Cons Feels cheap; Horrible keyboard and touchpad; Muffled sound; Runs hot; Less battery life than the

Which Laptop CPU is Right for You?

A computer’s processor is its brain, the component where most of the “thinking” happens. A faster CPU (central processing unit) lets you crunch spreadsheets, surf

Acer Spin 7 Review

The Pros Beautiful aluminum design; Includes dongle adapters; Comfortable keyboard The Cons Short battery life; Slower performance than competition Verdict The Acer Spin 7 is

The 10 best wireless routers of 2016

If your current router is getting a bit long in the tooth, absent the latest hardware or support for the latest 802.11ac networking standard, it

Hands on: HP EliteBook 1030 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT A very pretty business laptop, the HP EliteBook 1030 has nearly everything going for it – just watch out for its curious

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

Logitech Marathon Mouse M705 review

THE GOOD: The M705 wireless mouse has a contoured shape that fits the natural ergonomics of your hand. Its Unifying Receiver makes it easy to

GPD WIN Review: Mobile Windows 10 for gaming

PROS Full Windows 10 PC in your pocket QWERTY keyboard, mouse joystick for on-the-go computing Decent CPU and RAM for most computing needs Full-sized USB

MICROSOFT SURFACE STUDIO REVIEW

HIGHS Beautiful design Simple, intuitive hinge The best PC touchscreen, ever Respectable performance, for an all-in-one Solid bundled peripherals LOWS Extremely slow hard drive Last-generation