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Sony KD-55XE8596 review

PROS Strong colour performance Impressive black levels Good value CONS Pictures only just bright enough for HDR Slightly flimsy build quality Android TV can be

Best Bluetooth Speakers 2017

There’s a Bluetooth speaker for just about every person, from those who want only the best sound, to outdoor adventurers and bass heads. After testing

Flash review: the Godox Ving V860 II is a great-value wireless solution

Pros Good wireless connection at normal distances Very well made Great block battery with good life Plenty of control on and off the camera Powerful

Samsung UE55MU9000 review

PROS Bright, colourful HDR pictures Excellent SDR pictures Pretty design CONS Some backlight clouding Occasional HDR colour striping Limited viewing angle KEY FEATURES 55-inch LCD

DTS:X – what is it? How can you get it?

DTS returned to cinema sound after more than two decades with DTS:X, an object-based sound technology that’s a successor to DTS HD, and a rival

Sigma AF 100-400mm F/5-6.3 DG OS HSM Contemporary Lens Review

Pros Excellent sharpness centrally Low CA Low distortion Low flare Low price Precise AF Compact for focal length Cons No weather sealing Weaker edge performance

Sony A9 review

PROS Excellent handling and controls Superb autofocus tracking High-speed shooting with minimal distortion Excellent electronic viewfinder with zero blackout Impressive battery life CONS AF area

Toshiba 65X9763 Hands-on Review

KEY FEATURES 65-inch OLED TV Native 4K resolution Wide colour support Claimed 1ms of input lag Proprietary smart TV system Manufacturer: Toshiba Review Price: to

Sony A1E (XBR65A1E) 4K UHD OLED TV review: This could be the best OLED TV money can buy

This is absolutely one of the best OLED TVs we’ve seen thanks to Sony’s image processing. Our only qualm is that there’s no available data

TomTom Spark 3 Cardio + Music Review: Best GPS Watch

THE GOOD Accurate GPS, heart rate monitor Acquires GPS signal quickly Built-in music Headphones included THE BAD A bit bulky Menu structure somewhat confusing VERDICT

Ninety7 Vaux Review: Echo Dot speaker-battery cuts Alexa’s cord

PROS Affordable upgrade for Echo Dot owners Better microphone performance than Amazon Tap Volume gets loud CONS 5-6 hour battery life is only average Audio

Sony XE90 4K TV review: Backlight bonanza

Most of us weirdos who spend the majority of our waking lives testing TVs seem to agree that LCD screens that use lights placed directly

Loewe Bild 7.65 review

PROS Stunning picture quality Beautiful motorised design Spectacular sound CONS Limited smart features (for now, anyway) Occasional noise in background areas Expensive versus OLED rivals

Xiaomi Redmi 4A Review : REAL HERO OF BUDGET CLASS

Xiaomi is known for its low-cost smartphones. It can be flagship devices like Xiaomi Mi6, and very budget phones up to $100, like Xiaomi Redmi 4A. Today

Sony XE93 4K TV review: Latest picture tech unlocks HDR thrills

The first new Sony TV for 2017, the 55-inch XE9305, sets a seriously high-tech tone. Leading the way is the second-generation of Sony’s Slim Backlight Drive

Go-tcha Review for Pokemon GO [Auto Update Auto-Catch Time!]

PROS Allows auto-attempts at Pokemon capture* Allows auto-spins of Pokestops† Comes with charger in box Comes with fancy armband for quick access Go-Tcha devices stay

Monitor Audio ASB-10 review

PROS Excellent build quality Living room friendly design Smooth tone and gorgeous detail Big soundstage with impressive scale and bass weight CONS Soundbar’s limited bass

Sony Bravia KD-55A1 review

PROS Beautifully contrast and colour-rich pictures Stunning design and build quality Surprisingly rich, powerful sound CONS Input lag occasionally runs a bit high Picture isn’t

Canon EOS M6 Review

Introduction Canon continues to develop its EOS M range of compact system cameras (CSC) through the EOS M6, a diminutive camera packed with the sort of

Amazon Echo vs Amazon Tap vs Echo Dot vs Echo Look vs Echo Show: What’s the difference?

The original Amazon Echo lineup of tiered-speaker heights reminded us of Starbucks coffee sizes (grande, venti, and trenta), but now, it’s added a two more

Sony Bravia KD-65XE9005BU review

PROS Typically excellent picture quality with SDR and HDR Affordable for a direct LED TV Integrated YouView CONS Limited viewing angles Not the brightest HDR

GoPro Karma Grip review

PROS Excellent stabilisation Great battery life and camera charging Remote camera controls CONS Awkward mounting Bulky travel case Strange bugs Not splash-proof KEY FEATURES 3-axis

Turtle Beach Ear Force Stealth 520 Review: Behind the Times

THE GOOD Great in-game sound Attractive appearance Lots of audio modes THE BAD Clunky design Tedious setup Mic issues VERDICT The PS4-centric Turtle Beach Ear

Sony Bravia A1E OLED (XBR-55A1E) review

OUR VERDICT From its startling frameless design and stellar build quality to its jaw-dropping pictures and ground-breaking, room-filling sound, Sony’s first stab at doing a

Amazon Echo vs Google Home – which is better?

Two internet giants are competing to be at the heart of everything you do – from playing music, online shopping and searching the web to

LG OLED55B7 review

PROS Unrivalled blacks and contrast Improved shadow detailing Vibrant yet accurate colours Supremely low input lag CONS Imperfect motion processing for interlaced broadcast Peak brightness

Alpha-better: Sony a9 vs a7R II

The Sony a9 is a masterpiece of technology. Even if you have no intention of ever dropping $4500 to buy one, you have to admit

Netgear Orbi RBK40 Tri-band WiFi System review

The Good: The Orbi RBK40 home mesh system is more compact and affordable than the previous model while delivering just slightly slower Wi-Fi performance. It’s

Sony STR-DN1080 review

The Good: The Sony STR-DN1080 offers all of the features you could want in a modern receiver — multiroom music, Chromecast streaming, Dolby Atmos and

Removu S1 review

PROS Steady footage Versatile array of GoPro mounts Solid rain-proof construction Useful wireless remote control CONS Slow follow mode Distracting motor noise KEY FEATURES 3-axis