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G-Sync vs. FreeSync: Adaptive sync gaming monitors explained

Two rival technologies promise to rid games of stuttering and tearing. Once you’ve used a variable refresh rate monitor, you can’t go back. AMD’s FreeSync

Asus ROG Strix Fusion Wireless Review : This headset gets plenty right, but it isn’t perfect

Pros  Solid wireless reliability  Intuitive touchpad controls  Excellent comfort  Rich, crisp sound Cons  Loses out on 7.1 virtual surround sound  No Asus Aura LED system

Asus ROG Strix Fusion 300 Review

Pros Nice design details Exceptionally comfortable Rich, balanced sound (for a gaming headset) Cons Limited lighting effects No wireless connectivity No physical volume controls Buggy

Hyundai Nexo review: Heralding hydrogen’s future?

As vehicle emissions rules become increasingly strict, tax on traditional petrol- and diesel-drinking cars continues to rise. It’s why manufacturers are downsizing engines to fit

2018 Mazda CX-5 v Volvo XC40 comparison

A mainstream mid-sized SUV versus a premium compact sports utility vehicle… Well, who said cross-shopping is always about comparing direct rivals? This comparison between the 2018

Asus ROG Strix Fusion 700 Review

Pros Snazzy design Superb surround-sound audio Aura Sync lighting Cons Slightly fiddly controls No 3.5mm support Ear-piercing battery warning Key Features Review Price: £219.99/$293 Wireless

Thomson LED Smart TV B9 Review

Our Verdict The Thomson TV has good viewing angles, decent sound and works for everyday TV viewing like news, TV shows and the occasional movie.

2018 Honda Civic VTi-LX v Mazda 3 SP25 Astina Comparison : High-spec hatch face-off

Do you hate being stuck in traffic jams? Yeah, me too. But, if you’re going to be driving a small hatchback, why suffer in an

Samsung QE55Q9FN Review

Pros Fantastically bright, colourful HDR pictures Unprecedentedly deep and uniform black levels for an LCD TV Good sound quality Cons Loses shadow detail in very

2018 Hyundai Nexo FIRST DRIVE review – price, specs and release date

One small leap for Hyundai, one giant leap for the automotive industry. Could the Nexo be the first mainstream hydrogen powered vehicle? *** Note :

Epson EH-LS100 Review

Pros  Remarkably bright pictures remain watchable in ambient light  Very affordable for a laser projector  Convenient ultra short-throw design Cons  Black levels are below par

2018 Isuzu mu-X 1.9L RZ4E Review

Going with today’s trend of smaller turbocharged engines, Isuzu Philippines Corporation gives us a new alternative engine on the 2018 mu-X: The 1.9-liter RZ4E-TC. This engine is smaller than the

2019 Jaguar I-PACE first-drive review: The go-anywhere EV

The 2019 Jaguar I-PACE all-electric SUV is finally here. Contrary to what others might say, the I-PACE is not primarily designed and engineered to dethrone

Google vs PlayStation, Xbox: what it needs to win in gaming

Google has a presence in almost every aspect of our digital lives, from Internet services to smartphones to digital content distribution to connected homes. But

2018 Renault Koleos v Volkswagen Tiguan comparison

As the current family favourite in Australia, medium SUVs represent the second-biggest slice of the local new car market – hot on the heels of

Sony Bravia A8F TV 55-inch Review

Our Verdict The Sony A8F is the A1 in a new form factor. The TV has fantastic picture quality and the sound is good too.

NES Classic restock: Where to buy and what to expect

Tomorrow is a big day for Nintendo fans, as the NES Classic will be returning to store shelves after more than a year away. Nintendo

The 2019 Volvo S60 Polestar will be rarer than a supercar [Update: Pricing!]

Volvo’s most exciting car of the year will only be offered in depressingly minute numbers, the automaker has confirmed, with sightings of the 2019 S60

2018 Audi Q2 v Volvo XC40 Comparison : Two small, chic luxury crossovers out of Europe duke it out

From our vantage point, there’s barely a volume carmaker of note without a small crossover SUV – a high-riding hatchback with attitude designed for young up-and-comers

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Plugin Hybrid Review

No one would blame you if you thought Mitsubishi no longer sold cars in the United States. After being a major player in the sport

2018 Holden Commodore RS Liftback v Subaru Liberty 2.5i Premium sedan comparison

When it comes to vehicle segments, size matters. Or at least the perception that size matters, particularly in marketing terms, when agitating the already blurry

Mercedes-Benz X250d Progressive v Nissan Navara ST-X comparison

When Mercedes-Benz chose to enter the dual-cab ute market with the new X-Class, it didn’t go it alone. Working partner Nissan lent a hand – and a variety of components

2019 Audi A1 revealed – price, specs and release date

On sale December 2018 Price from £16,500 (est) The current Audi A1 is the smallest car in the history of the brand, and it’s likely

Panasonic FZ950 OLED review: You’ll struggle to find better value for money

Pros Gorgeous, accurate pictures Powerful sound Good smart interface Good app support Light-up remote Cons Some of the menus could use a facelift Key Features

Kodak 50 inch Ultra HD (4K) LED Smart TV Review

Our Verdict The TV has a good panel to make the most of your 4K content (including that available at 60hz), it has 3 HDMI

2019 BMW 8 Series official: M850i xDrive packs 523hp V8

The 2019 BMW 8 Series Coupe has made its official debut, shedding the camouflage and revealing the 2019 M850i xDrive underneath. First of the all-new

HDMI ARC: What is it and why do I need it?

You’ve got a TV. You’ve got your HDMI cable. But what is HDMI ARC, and why should you care? TV spec sheets can seem like

2018 Honda CR-V VTi-S v Hyundai Tucson Active X comparison

SUV sales are going nuts in Australia. Everybody wants to get into an SUV, but which one should you go for? It can be pretty

How ASUS will reshape mobile gaming with the ROG Phone

Smartphones have evolved from being just communications and multimedia devices into machines that can provide good gaming experiences. ASUS has seen the value in this

Xbox Two: Microsoft confirms work has begun on the next-gen console

At E3 2018, Microsoft confirmed work has begun on the next-generation of Xbox consoles. During the Xbox E3 conference, Xbox boss Phil Spencer confirmed that