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Samsung Unpacked 2018 wrap-up: Everything you need to know

Samsung’s big Note 9 announcement took place today, and the 6.4-inch smartphone brought along some surprises too. We knew the latest Galaxy Note would take

Galaxy Note 9 vs Note 8: Six big changes you should know about

There’s a new Galaxy Note in town, and existing phablet fans are inevitably going to wonder: what does the Note 9 offer that my Note

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4 Review

Pros  Stunning display  Dex mode is an improvement to the UI  S-Pen included Cons  Would like more RAM  Glass back is slippery and delicate  Lingering

The Galaxy Tab S4 is a great productivity machine precisely because it’s an Android tablet

Android isn’t a productivity platform, but on the Tab S4, Samsung’s DeX gives us the best of Android in a very Windows-like experience. When I

Samsung Galaxy Tab S4: What you need to know about the Tab S3 upgrade

Just over a year after the release of the Samsung Galaxy Tab S3, Samsung has announced its successor, the Samsung Galaxy Tab S4.  The tablet

Seagate BarraCuda SSD revealed: Specs, price and speeds

Seagate is adding a new SSD to its line-up, with the BarraCuda SSD targeting PC upgraders who won’t compromise on speed but who don’t necessarily

Netgear Nighthawk XR500 Pro Review

Pros Unusually intuitive software Great extra features for gamers Solid performance Cons Raw performance and specs aren’t remarkable Key Features AC2600 Four antennas 4 x

What are eGPUs? The ultimate guide to external graphics cards

After existing in relative obscurity for a number of years, external graphics cards (eGPUs) are getting tantalisingly close to the mainstream.  But despite the latest

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ review: New Pi gets a welcome performance hike

CPU bump and faster networking make the Pi more versatile than ever Pros Improved networking performance Faster processor for the same price Fully compatible with

PC/Laptop Storage: HDD, SSD, or SSHD?

Storage drives, or non-volatile memory is one of the pillars that makes up the ecosystem of parts that is your computer. In simplest terms, it

The best PCs you can buy from £670/$912

*** Note : £1 = $1.39 (correct at time of post) For power and futureproofing, a desktop PC is the best choice The conventional desktop

Intel NUC 7 Home Unboxing, Hands-on Review : First Impressions

Desktop PC’s are often thought of as large hunks that take up a bunch of space, but with the amount of AiO’s and small-form-factor PC’s

The new iMac Pro (2017) arrives this week — here’s everything you need to know

iMac Pro (2017): Everything you need to know about Apple’s 2017 iMac Pro The iMac Pro is Apple’s most powerful desktop PC ever and, six

GPD Pocket review

OUR VERDICT The GPD Pocket isn’t cheap, or indeed perfect, but it compromises in the right places to make a praiseworthy portable who which is

Asus Lyra Review

Pros Excellent Wi-Fi range Versatile and powerful Easy to set up Cons Not as fast as some mesh systems Wired backhaul not yet supported Key

Big VR test: Oculus, Vive, PS VR and Windows Mixed Reality go head-to-head

Battle of the realities It seems like only yesterday we were anxiously awaiting our first glimpse of modern VR; today, we’re spoilt for choice. There’s

Xbox One X Review

PROS High quality console performance Form factor smaller and more slick than predecessors Backwards compatible with a wide variety of games Compatible with previous Xbox

Toshiba Tecra X40-D-10H review

OUR VERDICT Avoiding the temptation of showboating like Apple, Toshiba has designed a very functional Ultrabook that has utilized the best technology where it’s most

Top 20 Best Computer Speakers in 2017 – PC & Desktop Speaker Reviews

Here are our top picks for the best computer speakers for PC and desktop computers that deliver extremely good sound performance and top notch quality

TerraMaster F2-220 NAS review

OUR VERDICT The F2-220 is a robustly constructed and powerful NAS offering that can fully saturate the available bandwidth of Gigabit Ethernet, but it lacks

Does Anybody Really Need a Laptop Cooling Pad?

Spend enough time perusing computer and gaming websites or stores and you’ll see some goofy things. Tech accessories can run the spectrum from very useful

Asus ROG G20CI review

OUR VERDICT The Asus ROG G20CI is an impressively small, powerful and lovely-looking gaming PC. Unfortunately, a few too many compromises have been made to

Under $800 College Gaming Laptop

In 2017, every college student needs to own a laptop, even if they also have a powerful desktop PC at home. Forum user Modern_Mo is looking for a

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 review

Pros Stunning design and build Great screen Well-implemented stylus and software Superb cameras Cons Potentially sub-average battery life Wildly expensive Key Features Review Price: £869/$1130

Medion Erazer X6603 review

OUR VERDICT A capable gaming machine at a price that’s approachable for most gamers’ wallets, with inoffensive styling and a good-enough GPU. FOR Excellent mid-range

Intel Core i7-7820HK vs Core i7-7700HQ – best high-end CPU?

We’re back with another comparison, this time taking a step away from GPUs and moving the focus on processors. When it comes to gaming, you

HP Z2 Mini G3 Review: A Mighty Mini Workstation

THE GOOD Workstation-class performance in a compact design Easy access to internals Several mounting options THE BAD Port selection varies by configuration No Thunderbolt 3

Chillblast Fusion Spectrum Ryzen 7 Gaming PC review

OUR VERDICT Using some of the best components from the likes of Nvidia, AMD and Corsair, Chillblast has put together an amazing gaming desktop PC

Toshiba N300 3.5-inch hard drive review

OUR VERDICT The Toshiba N300 is an excellent NAS hard drive that is a great choice if you want one (or more) hard drives that

Razer Core Review

Pros Simple to set up Sturdy design Turns an Ultrabook into a gaming laptop Cons Very high cost Bottlenecked by Thunderbolt connection Key Features Review