SpotCam Sense review

PROS Solid motion detection IFTTT support is great for tinkerers Temperature sensor is useful CONS No local storage Weak mic Geofencing isn’t built-in KEY FEATURES

Best Wireless Home Security Cameras 2017

Need to keep an eye on your abode from anywhere? Small, standalone Wi-Fi security cameras (also called IP cameras) are easy to set up, can

Y-Cam Protect Alarm System review

PROS Easy to configure Well priced Uses same app as for Y-Cam’s cameras CONS No pet-safe sensors App doesn’t always give helpful error messages No

Modem vs. Router : How They’re Different and What They Do

When it’s time to set up a home Wi-Fi network, it’s important to know exactly what kind of equipment you need. Everything starts with two

Foscam FI9853EP review

OUR VERDICT If you’re after affordable outdoor surveillance, this rugged all-metal dome camera is a strong contender. FOR Rock solid build quality Fully waterproof Local

D-Link Omna review

THE GOOD: D-Link’s $200 Omna security camera captures 180 degrees of zoned motion activity and promptly sends related push alerts. View locally saved videos in

Hikvision Ezviz Mini Plus review

OUR VERDICT With its microSD slot for local data storage, this discrete IP camera is all you need to watch over your property in Full

D-Link DCS-8200LH HD 180-Degree Wi-Fi Camera review : An all-seeing eye for large spaces

The D-Link DCS-8200LH HD Pan & Tilt Wi-Fi Camera is a fantastic option for monitoring large spaces or tracking active kids and pets. Most home

D-Link DCS-2530L Full HD 180-Degree Wi-Fi Camera review : The second time is the charm

This new and improved Full HD 180-Degree Wi-Fi Camera is among the best home security cameras available. Pros Wide-angle field of view Customizable motion and

Netgear Nighthawk X6 AC3200 (R8000) Review

THE GOOD Tri-band operations, good performance Genie software makes setup easy USB 2.0 and 3.0 ports Six fold-out antennas Excellent range THE BAD Expensive Big

Google Wifi Review: Meet mesh networking’s new star

PROS Easy to setup and manage Family-friendly features Solid mesh network performance Affordable for a mesh system CONS Performance doesn’t equal high-end routers at closer

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


HIGHS Painless setup Impressive range for its price point Traffic prioritization capabilities Modern design LOWS No USB port Some features don’t provide expected benefits Despite


I have been using the Aztech WIPC408HD IP Camera at home for years. My first IP camera was a D-Link which failed in ease of

BT Smart Hub review

PROS 50% better performance than the Home Hub 5 Simple setup process Solid multi-device connectivity CONS More advanced third party routers available Doesn’t match BT’s

Canary All-in-One Smart Home Security Camera review

PROS Excellent video quality Reliable notifications HomeHealth monitoring can be useful CONS Pricey subscription options No IFTTT or HomeKit No local storage KEY FEATURES Full

D-Link DIR-879 AC1900 EXO WiFi Router Review

As the cost of network hardware continues to tumble, fast ways of getting online around the home needn’t break the bank. Announced at CES 2016,

Y-Cam Evo review

PROS Small compact design Decent video and image quality Easy-to-use app Free cloud storage CONS Slow connection speeds Can’t store files on third-party cloud services

BT Smart Hub

WE CHECK OUT BT’S NEW BROADBAND SUPER-ROUTER BT Smart Hub price: £50 for existing BT customers, free for new sign-ups BT Smart Hub Release date:

TalkTalk HG633 Super Router review

PROS Free with TalkTalk contracts Compact design Dual-band Wi-Fi better than single-band alternatives CONS Hampered by only using 100MBps Ethernet ports Poor overall Wi-Fi speeds

D-Link DCS-2630L Review

THE GOOD Very good video quality Intuitive software Good control over motion detection Effective sound-detection sensitivity THE BAD No sharing options Not all web browsers

D-Link AC1900 Wi-Fi USB Adapter (DWA-192) review

PROS Portable, high-speed AC1900 Wi-Fi adapter Easy USB-based connection Good overall Wi-Fi speeds Decent range CONS Fairly bulky adapter Can’t match PC card for Wi-Fi

Asus RT-AC3200 review

PROS Decent overall performance Masses of features Powerful fast interface CONS Middling speeds Poor second 5GHz band performance Only one USB 3.0 port KEY FEATURES

Asus RT-AC5300 review

PROS Incredible top speeds Masses of features 2Gbps Ethernet link aggregation Plenty of media server features and setup options CONS Incredibly expensive Only one USB

Jaybird Reign review

PROS Robust, comfortable design Long battery life Can track users’ heart-rate variability CONS Infuriating pairing process Fitness tracking can be hit-and-miss KEY FEATURES Multiple straps

Best AC1900 Wi-Fi router: Buffalo WXR-1900DHPD vs. Linksys EA7500

For most people, an AC1900 Wi-Fi router hits the sweet spot. It delivers enough speed to support media streaming, and enough features to handle the

Sky Q install: Tips and tricks to get you ready for installation

Sky Q, the new top of the range TV service from Sky, is starting to be installed in homes up and down the country, but

ASRock G10 AC2600 Gaming Router review

PROS Really fast performance Packed with features Latest MU-MIMO WiFi Reasonable value Includes H2R and IR transmitter CONS Whacky design and can’t wall mount H2R

D-Link 180-degree WiFi Camera Review

WiFi security cameras like Nest Cam have brought home monitoring within the reach of the mainstream, but all too often come with a subscription sting.