entertainment

Logitech Harmony Express universal remote control review: Practical, but not perfect

It’s not the be-all, end-all of universal remote controls, but it’s plenty powerful for most people’s needs—and Alexa is onboard to lend a helping hand.

Forget the Galaxy Fold and OnePlus 7: the Xiaomi Mi 9’s about to launch in the UK

All eyes may be on Samsung’s Galaxy Fold and the fabled OnePlus 7, but another key handset we here at Trusted Towers adore is set

Logitech Harmony Express puts Alexa in a universal remote: Hands-on

Instead of juggling remote controls, Logitech wants you to hand them to Alexa. That’s the goal with the new Logitech Harmony Express, anyway, a simplified

Corsair K83 Wireless Keyboard Review

Pitched as a device with “gaming at its heart” but suited for all forms of entertainment, how does Corsair’s K83 Wireless Keyboard stack up? What

PS5: All the games, specs, news, and rumors for Sony’s Playstation 5

Now that the PS4 is officially reaching the end of its life cycle (that’s direct from Sony), our thoughts are inevitably turning to the PS5

[Advertorial] The 5 best things about the Volkswagen e-Golf

The Volkswagen e-Golf is one of many electric cars vying for your hard-earned. But it also happens to be one backed up by a long,

BenQ CinePrime HT3550 short-throw DLP projector packs 4K and HDR

BenQ has launched a new home entertainment projector, the CinePrime HT3550. This short-throw DLP projector offers both 4K and HDR, as well as the maker’s

Q Acoustics Concept 300 Review

Little in the world of home entertainment is as passé as passive loudspeakers, and little has fundamentally changed in the world of passive loudspeakers in

Samsung’s Blu-ray days are over

Samsung is bowing out of Blu-ray in the US, with the electronics behemoth confirming that it will no longer be offering the disc-based media players.

B&W 606 Review

As the poet Bob Dylan observed, it’s been a slow train coming. Bowers & Wilkins’ 600-series of loudspeakers first appeared in 1991 – several lifetimes

Moon 390 Network Player/Preamplifier Review

Is the 390 Network Player the complete high-end listening solution Moon claims it is? I know “hi-fi” brings to mind any amount of hobbyist nonsense.

Best of CES: The coolest smart home and home entertainment gear we saw

CES 2019 has been inundated with all the product categories TechHive cares about, but we separated the mundane from the amazing to name the very

Epson EH-TW650 Review

One of the key decisions to make when building a home entertainment system is whether to invest in a projector or a large screen TV.

With Audi Holoride, I was the Disney VR hero in the backseat of an e-tron

From the outside, it looks as though I’m in the back seat of a new Audi e-tron, being driven around Speed Vegas for roughly two

WiSA—the Wireless Speaker & Audio Association—plans to make some noise at CES

The promise is high-resolution home theater sound that’s free of wires. Streaming 4K video around the house is piece of cake for modern high-end routers,

Optoma UHD51ALVe Review

Say hello – literally – to the first serious home entertainment projector you can control via Amazon Alexa What is the Optoma UHD51ALVe? The Optoma

Mijia Projector Lite Review: The Best Choice On The Market

Ovid said in the ‘Metamorphoses’: Everything changes, nothing is lost. But there are always things like that are generally imprinted in people’s minds, and we have

Best Gaming Laptops – Updates January 2019

Thanks to their powerful graphics, gorgeous displays and great audio, gaming laptops provide an immersive entertainment experience in a portable package. Many also offer stylish

LG Laser 4K projector set to stun at CES 2019

LG is coming to CES 2019 fully loaded with must-see tech next month. And, as usual, the company is offering a sneak peak at what

BenQ TK800 review

When it comes to big screen entertainment, nothing delivers more bang for your buck than a projector. Unfortunately, though, most people haven’t adopted projectors quite

Why the 2019 Infiniti QX80 is a rolling entertainment playground

In the future, cars will be entertainment playgrounds. Imagine not having to drive at all on a long trip and letting the vehicle drive autonomously,

BenQ EX3203R Review

The BenQ EX3203R is the latest monitor that claims to tackle gaming, movies and entertainment with an added dose of HDR – and that headline-grabbing

Top Productivity Features of the Huawei Mate 20 Pro

Smartphones nowadays have become very powerful that they’re no longer just used for communication purposes. They have become our go-to device for photography, entertainment, and

ViewSonic PX747-4K DLP Projector Review

Prepare for takeoff… What is the ViewSonic PX747-4K? The ViewSonic is the latest 4K DLP projector aimed at the home entertainment market and retails at the time

Caavo Control Center review: This universal remote unifies not just your devices but your streaming services, too

This innovative approach to a universal remote revolves around another set-top box, but its universal search capabilities dramatically upgrade streaming as we know it. Pros

Freeview Play vs Freesat vs YouView: Which free-to-view TV service is right for you?

Three free HDTV platforms, but which one is worth buying into? Choosing the type of TV you wanted to buy used to be simple. Did

2018 Volkswagen Polo GTI v Renault Clio RS Sport Comparison

The Volkswagen Polo is only two years younger than the Golf, yet it took 19 years for Volkswagen to finally determine that its city car

2019 BMW X5 first drive: The Boss is Back with a Vengeance

In an industry obsessed with acronyms, you can credit the BMW X5 as being the first-ever SAV, or Sport Activity Vehicle. Back in 1999, people

Nokia 2.1 Review: Android Go Done Right

We check out Nokia’s Android Go Phablet offering! Google’s Android Go has proven to be a great way for manufacturers and brands to deliver a

JBL Link View review: The smart speaker for stereo fans

This is the best-sounding Google Assistant-powered smart speaker. JBL’s Link View is the best-sounding, display-equipped, Google Assistant-powered smart speaker today. But who knows how long