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Roku Ultra review

OUR VERDICT Roku Ultra almost sets a new high bar for streaming video players but it’s shown up by its more cost-effective cousin, the Premiere+.

Roku vs. Apple TV vs. Chromecast vs. Amazon Fire TV vs. Android TV: Which streamer should you buy?

Streaming video, whether it’s from Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Prime, Watch ESPN or PBS Kids, is more popular than ever. And the selection of devices to

Element EL4KAMZ17 series (Amazon Fire TV Edition) review

The Good: The Element Fire TV with Alexa delivers better built-in voice controls than any TV available, including search, playback control and smart-home command. It

TCL P series Roku TV (2017) review

The Good: The affordable TCL P series has excellent overall image quality, with deep black levels, rich contrast and accurate color. Its Roku Smart TV

Sky Q vs Virgin V6: Which premium TV service is best for you?

SKY Q VS VIRGIN V6: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE, AND WHICH IS BEST? When it comes to premium TV in the UK there are just two

Sling TV Review: Cheap Cable TV for Cord Cutters

The good Wide variety of channel packages Available on large number of devices Potentially inexpensive Competent DVR The bad Unwieldy interface Limited customization Insubstantial search

Gigabyte P57Xv7 Review

The Pros Good price for the specs; Bright, accurate panel with great refresh rate; Swappable optical drive; The Cons Below-average battery life; Lackluster audio; Verdict

Google I/O 2017: Latest news, keynote highlights and analysis

GOOGLE I/O 2017 KEYNOTE: HIGHLIGHTS, LATEST NEWS AND ANALYSIS The annual Google I/O 2017 developer conference is underway, and the keynote has already been and

Daydream: Everything you need to know about Google’s VR platform

The essential guide to all things Daydream Since its first announcement at the tenth Google I/O, it’s been clear that Google has wanted to push

What Is Sling TV? Everything You Need to Know

Cord cutting — ditching cable or satellite TV for online video — appeals to many people who are fed up with high pay-TV bills. Despite

7 Reasons Why PS4 Beats Xbox One

Why PS4 Wins If you’re just jumping into this console generation, you may be wondering: PlayStation 4 or Xbox One? The answer: PlayStation 4, obviously.

Xbox One vs. Xbox One S : Which Should You Buy?

The Xbox One S is the definitive version of Microsoft’s game console, featuring a gorgeously slim design, HDR gaming capabilities, and 4K Blu-ray and streaming

DirecTV Now vs. Hulu : Which One Do You Need?

Let’s make one thing clear right off the bat: DirecTV Now and Hulu are apples and oranges. The former is a live TV service intended

DirecTV Now Review : Cord-Cutting Catastrophe

THE GOOD Wide channel selection Reasonable prices THE BAD Buggy and busted Not enough platforms available Inconsistent video quality Competitors do everything better VERDICT DirecTV

DirecTV NOW vs Sling TV vs PlayStation Vue: Streaming Showdown

The brave new world of live television is upon us, and it comes in three forms: PlayStation Vue, Sling TV, and DirecTV NOW. Having multiple

Vizio SmartCast E55-D0 HD TV Review : A Solid HD TV that’s Priced to Sell

THE GOOD Accurate color Bright picture Competitively priced big screen THE BAD No tablet included for smart TV features No 4K or HDR support VERDICT

Sharp Aquos LC-50N5000U HD TV Review : Great Bargain HD Set

THE GOOD Solid 1080p picture Admirable exterior design Plenty of volume THE BAD No 4K or HDR support Basic smart-TV features VERDICT The Sharp Aquos

TCL S3750/FP110 series (Roku TV) review

THE GOOD: Roku TV delivers the best smart-TV experience on the market. A superb user interface makes its thousands of apps and streaming video easy

Sony XBR-X850D series review

THE GOOD: The Sony XBR-X850D offers cutting-edge 4K HDR features, accurate color and solid video processing. Its minimalist design looks understated yet futuristic. Android TV’s

Vizio SmartCast M-series M55-D0 4K Ultra HD TV Review : Middling Performance

THE GOOD Good upscaling of HD to 4K HDR support, including Dolby Vision THE BAD No TV tuner Slow remote control Poor contrast VERDICT A

TCL 50UP130 Roku TV Review : Great Streaming Options, Not-So-Great Picture

THE GOOD Excellent Roku smart TV features Great remote with headphone jack Good upscaling THE BAD No HDR support Poor off-axis viewing Poor color accuracy

SAMSUNG UN55KU7000 4K ULTRA HD TV REVIEW

HIGHS Brilliantly intuitive smart interface Rich and accurate color Sexy design Excellent 4K rendering Ergonomic, stylish remote LOWS Average black levels impact contrast Flattened shadow

Vizio SmartCast 55-inch P-Series Review : Excellent Picture, Excellent Price

THE GOOD Excellent 4K picture quality HDR and Dolby Vision compatible Competitively priced THE BAD No TV tuner Slow Android remote control VERDICT Offering a

Roku Express vs Google Chromecast 2: What’s the difference?

There are a few choices out there if you are looking for a compact and affordable streaming device, but if you want something that’s capable

PlayStation Vue vs. Sling TV : Face-Off

Suppose you’re ready to get rid of a restrictive, expensive cable package, but not quite ready to give up a variety of live channels at

4K on Sky Q – can you tell the difference?

Spoiler alert: it sort of depends on what you’re watching Got Sky Q and an Ultra HD TV? Then you probably know you get 4K

11 Reasons to Buy an NVIDIA Shield

When it comes to entertainment boxes, you generally have two options. On one hand, you could go with a relatively inexpensive media streaming box like

Pioneer Elite SC-95 A/V Receiver Review

PRICE $1,600 AT A GLANCE Plus Latest-gen audio and video processing Fine-performing nine-channel Class D power Cooler-than-ever free phone/tablet apps Extensive proprietary auto-setup/EQ Minus Uninspired

ZTE Obsidian Review : Price Is Right, Battery Isn’t

THE GOOD Low price Bright display Decent sound THE BAD Poor battery life Noticeable lag on graphics-heavy apps Lackluster camera VERDICT The sub-$100 price tag

14 Great Chromecast Apps You Should Download

Chromecast, Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, or Android TV. You’ve probably purchased — or at least thought about purchasing — one of the many