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Shinola Canfield Pro review: These in-ear headphones deliver stylish looks, but mediocre sound

Shinola’s slick style and outstanding build quality can’t make up for the Canfield Pro’s sonic shortcomings. The Canfield Pro in-ear phones audio performance doesn’t live

The highest-performing PC hardware you can buy today

Looking to build the ultimate PC? If price is no object, this is the hardware you want. The best gear money can buy One of

2019 Yamaha Tracer 900 GT First (Long)-Ride Review

There I was last Wednesday night in Stevenson, Washington, on the northern bank of the mighty Columbia River via the excellent hospitality of Yamaha for the launch

2018 Mazda CX-5 v Volvo XC40 comparison

A mainstream mid-sized SUV versus a premium compact sports utility vehicle… Well, who said cross-shopping is always about comparing direct rivals? This comparison between the 2018

How to Fix Bad Samsung Galaxy S7 Battery Life

In this guide we’ll show you how to fix bad Samsung Galaxy S7 battery life problems. Samsung’s S7 and Galaxy S7 Edge are getting a little older, but

Asus ROG Strix Fusion 700 Review

Pros Snazzy design Superb surround-sound audio Aura Sync lighting Cons Slightly fiddly controls No 3.5mm support Ear-piercing battery warning Key Features Review Price: £219.99/$293 Wireless

Asus ROG Swift PG27UQ Review

Pros Fantastic image quality Superb gaming performance Stunning HDR Incredible 4K detail Cons Mind-bogglingly expensive Still only a 27-inch display 4K resolution too demanding Key

2019 Volkswagen T-Cross FIRST DRIVE review – price, specs and release date

The T-Cross will be Volkswagen’s smallest SUV and should cost from around £17,000, making it a rival for the big-selling Nissan Juke. It won’t go

2019 Yamaha YZ450F First Ride Review

Little changes on paper make for big improvements in the dirt You know the age-old saying, “if it ain’t broke, don’t fix it?” Well, that

2018 Honda Civic VTi-LX v Mazda 3 SP25 Astina Comparison : High-spec hatch face-off

Do you hate being stuck in traffic jams? Yeah, me too. But, if you’re going to be driving a small hatchback, why suffer in an

2018 MG3 Soul Review : Quick Spin

MG’s light hatch scores an automatic transmission at last What we liked: • Powertrain efficiency and performance • Attractive style • Long warranty and service

New Renault Megane RS vs Honda Civic Type R vs Volkswagen Golf R Comparison

What’s the best hot hatch on sale today? To find out we’re pitting the new Renault Megane RS against our reigning champion, the Honda Civic

2019 Alta Redshift EXR Dual-Sport First Ride Review

Basically a license to do whatever you want, but don’t quote us on that… + Highs Peppy motor with gobs of torque Super easy to

Asus Zenbook Pro 15 UX580 Review: Brimming with Strength and Elegance

A Closer Look at Asus’ New Ultrabook We were in Taiwan a couple of weeks ago to check out what Asus had to show off

Five reasons why you should buy a Lotus not a Porsche

Park that Germanic titillation, true love can be found only in the Lotus position We love the Lotus Evora GT430. It’s a berserk, full-on sports car

2018 Isuzu mu-X 1.9L RZ4E Review

Going with today’s trend of smaller turbocharged engines, Isuzu Philippines Corporation gives us a new alternative engine on the 2018 mu-X: The 1.9-liter RZ4E-TC. This engine is smaller than the

Galaxy S10: Everything we found out this week

Today we’re having a peek at everything we learned about the Samsung Galaxy S10 this whole past week. Samsung hasn’t yet revealed the device in

Honda’s Mean Mower V2 aims for 150 mph

Honda has unveiled its latest version of the insane contraption called the Mean Mower. Mean Mower V2 is aiming for a top speed of 150mph

2018 Renault Koleos v Volkswagen Tiguan comparison

As the current family favourite in Australia, medium SUVs represent the second-biggest slice of the local new car market – hot on the heels of

The 2020 Audi e-tron’s cabin is an EV tech haven

A thoroughly modern Audi EV deserves a thoroughly modern interior, and so the 2020 Audi e-tron SUV pushes the tech boat out. The automaker’s all-electric

2018 BMW X2 v Jaguar E-Pace comparison : BMW’s front-wheel-drive X2 sDrive20i takes on Jag’s all-paw E-Pace S P250

They’re the stylish new kids on the small SUV block, bringing a touch of flair and prestige to a segment already brimming with alternatives – 37

And finally: Apple Watch automatic low-power mode revealed by patent

Welcome, one and all, to another big slice of And finally goodness. That’s right, it’s your place to find out about the smaller stories that didn’t make

New Kia Picanto X-Line and Vauxhall Viva Rocks vs Suzuki Ignis Comparison

New X-Line and Rocks versions of the Kia Picanto and Vauxhall Viva join the Suzuki Ignis in offering SUV looks in city car form The

2018 Mitsubishi Outlander Plugin Hybrid Review

No one would blame you if you thought Mitsubishi no longer sold cars in the United States. After being a major player in the sport

2019 Aston Martin DBS Superleggera official: 715hp Super GT

Aston Martin has whipped back the sheets on its latest “Super GT flagship,” the achingly handsome 2019 DBS Superleggera. Bringing the DBS nameplate back from

2019 Audi Q8: Eight facts about the new luxury leader

Audi wants a taste of the luxury SUV market that stablemates Porsche, Bentley, and Lamborghini have been enjoying, and the 2019 Q8 is how it

2019 Audi Q8 first drive review: Luxury goes everywhere

The all-new 2019 Audi Q8 flagship SUV is not merely Ingolstadt’s answer to the BMW X6, Mercedes-Benz GLE, and the Range Rover Sport. Audi’s push

2018 Holden Commodore RS Liftback v Subaru Liberty 2.5i Premium sedan comparison

When it comes to vehicle segments, size matters. Or at least the perception that size matters, particularly in marketing terms, when agitating the already blurry

And finally: Samsung Gear S4 evidence mounts with wireless charger details

It’s time for And finally, the place where we dig out some of the smaller stories from the wonderful world of wearables that might have escaped your

Jaguar E-PACE S P250 v Volvo XC40 T5 R-Design Launch Edition Comparison

Fashionable compact SUVs from Jaguar and Volvo shape up to each other, but will it be the E-PACE or the XC40 that takes the win?