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nCube Home Review

Pros  Unifies control of multiple devices into one app  Smart automation via ‘Cubes’ routines Cons  Manufacturer-provided apps are generally better  Slightly buggy interface at times

Apple HomePod review: The smart sounding speaker that’s just not smart enough

The Apple HomePod is a £319/$424 speaker with Siri built-in. It plans to take on not only the much-cheaper Amazon Echo and Google Home but systems like Sonos too. Apple wants to deliver not only

2018 Energica Eva EsseEsse9 First Ride Review

Energica made e-bike waves in 2013 when it let us ride the prototype of its Ego electric superbike that reached production in 2014, the year we tested a production

Sony A7R III vs. Sony A7R II, Sony A99 II, Canon 5DS R, Fujifilm GFX, Nikon D850 – Image Quality Comparison

Wow, what a camera! Sony’s already wowed us with the earlier iterations of the A7R, but for the third go-around, they’ve managed to out-do themselves.

Which Amazon Echo smart speaker should I buy?

Amazon is spoiling us for choice with its wide range of Echo smart speakers – we explain which Echo is best for you Amazon’s family

2018 Blocks smartwatch Hands-on Review : The Blocks modular smartwatch feels too late to the party

CES 2018: Modularity is an uphill battle The Blocks smartwatch was announced back in 2015, which in the relatively short timeline of modern wearables, feels

10.or D 3GB Review

Our Verdict The 10.or D is a phone that plays to the masses. It checks the boxes for everything a first-time buyer would want from

5 ways to get the best out of Amazon Alexa

Amazon’s Alexa turned out to be the holiday guest in millions of homes this year, and that means plenty of people getting to grips with everything their

5 must-have accessories for your new Amazon Echo

So you found an Amazon Echo under the tree, and now you’re wondering what to do next. Amazon’s best-selling smart speaker line-up was its star

Lephone W2 Review

Our Verdict The Lephone W2 is certainly cheap, but there are too many compromises made to reach that price point. The poor display, 8GB of

2018 Toyota C-HR review

THE GOOD: The 2018 Toyota C-HR comes standard with Toyota’s Safety Sense P suite of driver aid technologies. It’s one of the most uniquely styled vehicles

Netgear Arlo Pro 2 review: This already impressive indoor/outdoor security camera gets better

The second-generation Arlo Pro comes with higher resolution, improved motion detection, and more flexible installation options. The Arlo Pro 2 adds polish to an already

Jibo Review: Alexa gets some cute competition

PROS Engaging movements really add to Jibo’s personality Facial-recognition makes the robot more proactive Far more personable than an Amazon Echo CONS Expensive compared to

Amazon Echo 2 review

According to the Chinese zodiac, 2017 was Year of the Rooster – but we’re inclined to suggest it’s also been the year of the smart speaker.

ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie Lite Review

What we liked about it: • Decent cameras • Better ZenUI • Good battery life What we didn’t like: • Back part is a fingerprint

Amazon Echo Plus review

The Good: The Echo Plus keeps the original Echo’s design (and its beloved volume ring) while adding in an aux-out jack, a Zigbee radio to control

Amazon Fire TV Review

Pros  Snappy operation  Stable connection  4K and HDR  Slim and sleek design  Simple UI Cons  Amazon content takes priority  No Now TV  Must use bundled

AOC AGON AG271QG Review

Pros Excellent overall image quality Great gaming performance Better value than competition Cons Unexciting design Still a big upfront investment Key Features 27-inch, IPS panel

Sonos One vs Amazon Echo: What’s the difference?

If you’ve considered buying a smart speaker in the last two years, you’ll undoubtedly be aware of Amazon’s Echo and its Alexa assistant and if you’ve ever

Harman Kardon Invoke Review: Cortana finds her voice

PROS Great sound quality for music 7 microphone array is accurate Cross-platform and cross-device sync is useful Solid set of launch features CONS No multi-user

Smart speakers – everything you need to know

2017 will be seen as the year of the smart speaker. But what is a smart speaker? And what does it do? We give you

ASUS ZenFone 4 Selfie Lite Hands-On Review

ASUS has added another smartphone to its roster of ZenFones in the form of the ZenFone 4 Selfie lite bearing 13-megapixel cameras on both of

Google Pixel 2 XL review: A conflicted second coming

Google stepped away from the Nexus family in 2016 and launched the Pixel smartphones, adopting the line of the previous Chromebook Pixeland Pixel C and presenting a Google-designed premium product.

Amazon Echo Dot v Google Home Mini: The affordable smart speaker brouhaha

Which impulse-buy speaker is for you? For the longest time, the only affordable way to get into the smart home game was to lean onto

Google Pixel 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: Which Android phone is better?

Google Pixel 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S8: Which should you pick? If you’re in the market for a new Android phone, then there’s a good

Amazon Echo vs Sonos One: Battle of the smart speakers

The Amazon Echo was the original smart speaker. There have been countless rivals and imitators, but it remains one of the most popular options for anyone wanting

Sonos One hands-on review

Key Features Review Price: £299/$398 Sonos multiroom audio Trueplay room calibration Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant compatibility Sonos One hands-on: first look at Sonos’ first

Amazon Echo Plus vs Echo 2: What’s the difference?

Amazon Echo Plus vs Echo 2: What’s new with the two updated Alexa speakers from Google? At a secret event at its Seattle HQ, Amazon

Amazon Echo (original) vs Echo Tap vs Echo Dot vs Echo Look vs Echo Show vs Echo (2017) vs Echo Plus vs Echo Spot: What’s the difference?

Amazon’s Echo lineup is insane at this point. It wasn’t long ago that a voice-controlled speaker and smart home assistant was the stuff of science-fiction,

Amazon Echo (2017) and Amazon Echo Plus hands on review

Amazon is aiming to major on sound quality despite an ultra-low price with its new Echo and Echo Plus speakers. Amazon’s continued effort to put Alexa