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2015-2017 Yamaha WR250F Review

First introduced in 2001, the WR250F has seen some changes through the years up to and including 2014 — most notably the alloy frame introduced

And finally: Samsung’s still interested in a wearable with a bendable display

All the other news and rumors from the week This was a huge week for Samsung, who held its developer conference in San Francisco and

Acer Mixed Reality AH101 Headset Review

The Pros Colorful, lightweight design; Compatible with a large number of systems; Doesn’t need external sensors; The Cons Apps and games are lacking; Noticeable visual

2018 Audi S5 Review: Let’s roleplay “sexy architect”

PROS Crisp good looks will age well 3.0 V6 has Goldilocks amount of power and torque Transmission is as smooth as the ride CONS Not

Best Apple AirPods alternatives: Smart earbuds to try out instead

There’s so much more to truly wireless life Newsflash; Apple’s AirPods are not the only truly wireless earbuds out there. That might come as a

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

2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid review

THE GOOD: The 2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid manages mid-40s fuel economy, yet still feels powerful on the pedal. Premium looks inside and out, along with comfortably

Google Daydream View (2017) review : Google’s next gen headset offers a better perspective

The Google Daydream View tweaks, fixed and slightly upgrades the original headset. Separately these changes are minor, but put together they make for an overall

Tesla Model 3 vs. 2018 Nissan Leaf: The Key Differences

If you’re hoping to phase out gasoline and high maintenance costs, electric cars ought to be on your radar. Plug-ins serve as a great hedge against

2018 Lexus NX pricing and specs : Price rises bring new looks and more safety gear across the range

Lexus has revealed pricing and specifications for the 2018 NX300 and NX300h, bringing new suspension tuning, sharper styling, more standard safety and a front-wheel drive

McLaren 720S review: Too close to perfection?

THE GOOD Fast is an understatement Champion handling Excellent ride quality THE BAD More expensive than its rivals Exhaust note could be better The McLaren

Used Skoda Fabia vs Suzuki Swift vs Chevrolet Aveo Comparison

The Skoda Fabia, Suzuki Swift and Chevrolet Aveo were all bargain small cars, even when they were new. Are they now extra-value used items? ***

Fender FXA9 review

The famous name might impress, but the average sound performance won’t… Verdict These high-end, in-ear headphones might impress for their name and style, but the

2018 Kia Stinger 330Si v Holden Commodore SS-V Redline comparison

Every single time we mention the word Stinger on the CarAdvice website, a small smoke haze rises out of the server as the comments section

12 Best-Selling Laptop Cooling Pads, Ranked Best to Worst

So you want to get yourself a cooling pad for your laptop. Maybe you’ve seen them creeping into the suggested products on Amazon, or perhaps

2018 Aprilia Dorsoduro 900 First Ride Review

I asked around at the launch of the Dorsoduro (and Shiver) 900, why was this bike named “Dorsoduro”? I know what the Dorsoduro is and have visited the district

2018 Kawasaki KLX250 First Ride Review

In the 1960s and early ’70s, small dual-sport bikes were a common and affordable way for new riders to enter into the world of motorcycling.

2017 Mazda CX-5 vs Peugeot 3008 comparison

The newcomer versus the champ: this isn’t some naff reference to a big money fight, but by the same token, it kind of is –

Parrot Mambo FPV review

OUR VERDICT The Parrot Mambo is an adorable little critter that we imagine is going to be finding itself on many a Christmas list this

Focal Clear review: One of the finest headphones money can buy (and you’ll need lots of it)

These are among the finest headphones you can buy, and they’re priced accordingly. Pros Better sound than many $2,000 headphones we’ve heard Astounding, lush sound

2017 Nissan 370Z Nismo v Holden Ute SS-V Redline comparison

The Commodore name may be living on but the Holden Ute passes away officially on 20 October when production of that most Australian of icons end. And uncertainty surrounding the

New Nissan Qashqai vs Seat Ateca Comparison

The Qashqai may have started the trend for small, family-friendly SUVs, but it has been surpassed by the Ateca in recent times. Does a recent

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro review

OUR VERDICT Proof that the wearables market isn’t what it used to be. Case in point: the greatest threat to Samsung’s new smart fitness band

2017 Rolls-Royce Phantom FIRST DRIVE Review – price, specs and release date

Rolls-Royce replaces its flagship saloon car with an all-new model that remains the last word in automotive luxury “A Phantom is a Phantom is a

Lenovo ThinkPad 25 First Look and Unboxing : Memories Reborn

My first impression of the Lenovo ThinkPad 25 is wholly positive – but it’s not because this device is the latest and the greatest in

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,

New Daydream View Hands-on Review : Incremental upgrades

While Google’s new Daydream View headset may look nearly identical to its predecessor at the outset, one thing is certainly true: it’s significantly more comfortable

2018 Triumph Bonneville Bobber Black Revealed

The fastest-selling Triumph ever produced is going dark, as Triumph introduces the new Bonneville Bobber Black. The 2018 Triumph Bonneville Bobber Black is more than

2018 Honda CBR650F First Ride Review

Once upon a time there was the Honda CBR600F, or Hurricane as it was called in the U.S. The magazines tripped all over themselves and

2018 Nissan Navara SL v Volkswagen Amarok Core comparison

You’ve got a dilemma. You need a workhorse and bells and whistles but don’t want to spend mega bucks. You could opt for a poverty