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Denon AVR-X2400H vs Sony STR-DN1080 vs Yamaha RX-V583 – which is better?

Every year, the battle of the £500/$750 AV receivers is one of the most nail-biting categories we examine. We’ve not even seen all of this

2018 BMW M5 revealed – prices, specs and release date

If you’re looking for a new sports saloon, the latest BMW 5 Series is very good place to start. It is, after all, our 2017

And finally: LTE Apple Watch might miss a big feature

All the other news stories from the week The anticipation of a whole new set of wearable goodies to try on is quietly building, and

Nebula Mars Portable Cinema review

The Good: The Nebula Mars is a compact portable projector that delivers decent video quality for its size, and has built-in sound via dual 10W

Microwear H1 Review: New IP68 waterproof Smart Watch 2017

Microwear is an Asian manufacturer specializing in smart watches, although it also markets phones. The truth is that I already wanted to try some because

2015-2017 KTM 690 Duke ABS Review

Each version of the Duke since 1994 shed more and more of its vestigial ’dirt bike’ features, and this latest version is a straight-up streetbike.

Mercedes-Benz E220d All Terrain v Volvo V90 Cross Country comparison

If you’re anything like me, you think SUVs are purpose-built to define drivers as kid-ferrying lemmings. Why can’t you have the ability to haul kids,

2017 Mazda CX-5: 5 Things You Need To Know

The 2017 Mazda CX-5 is a near-complete redesign of the brand’s strong-selling compact crossover, and it comes hot on the heels of last year’s unusual

Strava compatible watches: Best devices to help you ditch your smartphone

You’ll finally be able to run wild and free If you’re a fan of Strava but are tired of being tethered to your smartphone when

Samsung Galaxy Note 8: Everything you need to know

Everything you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 *** Note : £1 = $1.30 The Samsung Galaxy Note 8 release date is just

Xiaomi Mi VR Play 2 review : Xiaomi keeps plugging away at mobile VR

What can we say? It’s $25 and, again, you get what you pay for. Outside China (where it’s even cheaper at c. $14) this isn’t

Audi S3 Sedan 2.0 TFSI quattro S tronic (2017) Review – Euro Champion

Audi’s A3 and S3 model line has just celebrated it’s 20th anniversary, which means for 2017 the vehicle range has just undergone a facelift and update.

2017 KTM Freeride E-XC Review

KTM is bringing its electric enduro to the States. This fun little ride has been entertaining European riders for a few years now with its

Retro Roadsters Revisited: BMW R NineT Pure Vs Honda CB1100EX Vs Triumph Bonneville T120 Black

When last we visited this class three years ago, it wasn’t exactly this class but it was close. Triumph’s new Bonnevilles hadn’t been born yet,

The best LTE-enabled smartwatches: LG, Samsung and more

For when you need to live your standalone life Smartwatches can be wonderful things that cull your dependence on a smartphone, but your smartwatch is most

2017 McLaren 540C & McLaren 570S review

For many of us born in the 1980s and beyond, growing up we obsessed over posters of Ferraris and Lamborghinis, filling our childhood ambitions with

2017 Nissan Murano review

THE GOOD: The Murano’s bold styling and well-trimmed interior give it a near-luxury feel. There’s lot of space to accommodate passengers and cargo. Ride and handling

2017 Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport review

THE GOOD Classy look Good value Comfortable interior THE BAD Not sporty Dated infotainment system In our 2017 Vauxhall Insignia Grand Sport review, Ben Griffin

And finally: Samsung Gear Sport pops up at FCC and more

Looks like we know what Samsung will be releasing on August 23 Welcome to And Finally, our weekly round-up of rumours and rumblings from around

2017 Honda CR-V range review : New Honda CR-V explored

Welcome to the latest iteration of our Range Review series, where we walk you through key members of an important new model range. No need

New BMW 5 Series Touring vs Mercedes E-Class Estate vs Volvo V90 Comparison

Plush estates make great family cars, with the latest to join the club the new BMW 5 Series Touring. But how does it compare to

TCL S405 series Roku TV (2017) review

The Good: The TCL S405 series are among the least expensive 4K TVs on the market. Roku TV delivers the simplest, most comprehensive smart TV

Renault Koleos review: Can the 5-seat SUV make its mark?

French brands have never really succeeded in selling larger cars in the UK. There’s one notable exception: the Renault Espace, a ground-breaking people carrier that

Travel Photography Gear: Cameras & Accessories For Holidays

It’s now that time of year when – with any luck – you are planning to take a break and go on your summer holidays.

2017 Holden Astra LT sedan v 2017 Toyota Corolla Ascent sedan comparison

Holden has taken the offensive to the small car segment with the sedan version of its Euro-influenced Astra, offering a number of seemingly red-hot deals

2017 Nissan Pathfinder review

THE GOOD: The Pathfinder can tow 6,000 pounds. The V6 provides strong acceleration and the continuously variable transmission acts more like a traditional automatic. THE BAD: No

Hands on: Fossil Q Explorist review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The move away from the flat-tire display means that Fossil is now prime competition with the best in the arena. If your

Samsung Galaxy Note 8 vs Google Pixel XL 2 vs iPhone 7S Plus vs LG V30: Best phones coming in 2017

We compare Samsung’s Galaxy Note 8, set to launch later in August, with three other premium mobiles to be released at the end of 2017.

Blue Satellite Wireless Headphones Review

After making its name building microphones for both amateurs and professionals, Blue made the leap to headphones back in 2014. Its first model, the Mo-Fi,

Best wireless speakers for 2017: These are our 14 favourite Bluetooth speakers

The latest Bluetooth speakers deliver great sound quality and pack bags of features. Here’s a guide to choosing the best for you. For those of