entertainment

Sonos PlayBar review: An excellent wireless multi-room and TV speaker solution

The Sonos Playbar is specifically designed to sit under or above your wall-mounted TV, while the more recent Sonos Playbase, is designed to sit beneath your

7 best premium smartphones of 2017

With the year almost over and all of 2017 premium racehorses in position, it’s time to take stock of what’s available to us so far.

TiVo Bolt Vox DVR review: New look, same old app problem

Tivo’s latest DVR brings a software overhaul and voice search, but it still feels tethered to the past. Pros The new software is simpler and

4 ways to fix Google’s Pixel Buds

It’s fair to say the Google Pixel Buds didn’t have the reception the Android team might have hoped for them. Intended to give Pixel 2

The Best Gaming Laptops to Buy Now

Best Gaming Laptops at Every Size and Budget Thanks to their powerful graphics, gorgeous displays and great audio, gaming laptops provide an immersive entertainment experience

Windows Mixed Reality Review

Key Features Multiple headset options Free for Windows 10 users Steam VR support incoming Multiple tiers of system requirements Editor’s Note: Windows Mixed Reality is still

Roku Ultra vs Apple TV 4K vs Nvidia Shield: Face-Off

Streaming dongles are more powerful and affordable than ever, but if you want a truly premium viewing experience, a full-fledged box is the way to

2017 Acura NSX review

THE GOOD: Acura’s second-gen supercar pushes performance limits with a well integrated hybrid powertrain, all-wheel drive and dual-clutch gearbox. Adaptive suspension make it a fine road

Audi A8 (2017) review: The most tech-packed car to ever hit the road

Step into the brand new Audi A8 and it’s impossible not to be impressed. This car is like a first class suite on wheels, with

Merge Cube review : Come for the VR headset, stay for the AR fun

Merge isn’t bringing anything new to the scene with its headset, despite its kid-friendly and intuitive design. Where it does innovate, however, is through the

Top 20 Best Surround Sound Speakers of 2017

In this review we feature our top picks for the best surround sound speakers that deliver very crisp home theater-like sound performance at a value

Alexa vs. Siri vs. Google Assistant: Which Smart Assistant Wins?

As if managing our interpersonal relationships weren’t already challenging enough in this digital day and age, now we have to worry about talking to artificial

Sphero Mini Review

Pros Adorable design Approachable and easy to use Well-designed app Great introduction to coding Cons Imprecise controls Face controls are gimmicky So-so battery life Key

Five 2018 Honda Gold Wing Specs You Need To Know

Our man Evans came back breathless about the new 2018 Honda Gold Wing a couple days ago. With its new ride-by-wire engine, optional electronic suspension, and overhauled

2018 Honda Gold Wing And Gold Wing Tour First Look Review

Not many manufacturers can say they’ve had a model in continuous production for 43 years, but Honda can make that claim with their legendary Gold

BenQ PD3200U review

OUR VERDICT The BenQ PD3200U is a fantastic 4K monitor aimed at professionals, but gamers will also find plenty to like here. FOR 4K resolution

Rotel RCD-1572 review

Verdict The RCD-1572 is a capable player, but places insight over entertainment For Fine build Crisp and clear presentation Impressive detail resolution CD text Against

2017 Subaru BRZ v Toyota 86 GT comparison

Deciding to buy a brand new car can be a tough decision. And deciding exactly which brand new car to buy can be even more

Nextbase 512GW dash cam Review

Pros Good 1440p image quality Built-in GPS Wi-Fi connectivity and smartphone app Quick-release mount Cons Photos only 1920 x 1080 Lacks advanced dash cam features

Google Home Mini Review: The First Great Echo Dot Rival

THE GOOD Attractive design Inexpensive Great audio quality for size Can control Android TVs and Chromecast THE BAD Hard to see status lights from across

Google Home vs Google Home Mini vs Google Home Max : Which Should You Buy?

With the launch of the Mini and the Max, there are now three Google Home devices from which to choose. From controlling dozens of smart

Dali Spektor 2 review

On paper, there’s little to differentiate Dali’s new Spektor 2s from any of their main rivals. These speakers stick to the classic budget standmounter formula

2018 Honda Odyssey review

THE GOOD: The Honda Odyssey’s performance and efficiency are quite good for a minivan. Dashboard tech has been overhauled and now features Android Auto, Apple CarPlay

2018 Honda Accord first drive: No more bland

I know what you’re thinking: “It’s a Honda Accord. Skip to the mileage estimates and whether or not there’s room for a car seat in the back,

Best and worst luxury cars 2017

Luxury cars need to be opulent enough to tempt people used to the best of everything and as good to drive as they are to

Which is the best movie streaming box for you? New Fire TV vs Apple TV 4K vs Chromecast and more

A lot of TVs nowadays have some variation of streaming service built in, but there are still plenty of us that still have “dumb” TVs.

Origin Chronos (2017) Review: A Compact Gaming Desktop Done Right

THE GOOD Sleek, living-room-friendly design Fairly upgradable Great overall performance Lots of customization options THE BAD Some of the better add-ons are pricey VERDICT The

2017 Cadillac ATS Coupe review

THE GOOD: Cadillac’s 2.0-liter turbo engine delivers big power, while also returning respectable fuel economy. Handling capabilities match or surpass its German competition. Exterior design is

How to Build Your First Home Theater From Nothing

Setting up a proper home theater doesn’t have to be terribly expensive or complicated. If you’re still watching TV on a tiny screen and crappy

SNES Classic vs NES Classic: Which Retro Console Is For You?

Nintendo’s coveted SNES Classic Edition is launching very soon, and its previous mini retro console, the NES Classic Edition, is coming back next year after