impressions

Sennheiser Ambeo Smart Headset preview: Exploring 3D sound

Sennheiser launched the Ambeo mic in 2016, taking a step into devices that were designed for 3D audio, or audio to support the sort of sound

Sony Xperia XZs Hands-on Initial Review: Bump Up and Slow It Down

Will the Slight Upgrade Make a World of Difference? While Sony and their Xperia XZ Premium may have won as the “Best New Smartphone” at

Xiaomi Mi6: First Review and Report from Presentation

Yesterday, Xiaomi introduced its new flagship smartphone – Xiaomi Mi6. The Chinese company held an official presentation, which invited journalists and ordinary people from all

Top 10 Best Bookshelf Speakers of 2017

In this review we feature the top 10 best bookshelf speakers of 2017 that outperform the competition. These bookshelf speakers pump out incredible audio performance,

Cherry Mobile Flare P1 Plus Quick Review : Affordable Dual Cam

We go hands-on with the P1 Plus! The dual camera craze has completely taken over the tech world, with multiple companies offering their own take

Cherry Mobile P1 Quick Hands-on Review : Most Affordable Dual Camera Phone Ever?

We go hands-on with the P1! Aside from the Flare P1 Plus, Cherry Mobile is also looking to dominate the sub-5K market with their new,

Thorens TD 203 review

When it comes to heritage, few hi-fi manufacturers can match Thorens. The brand was founded in 1883 to make music boxes, began making phonographs in

ASUS ZenBook UX430U Hands-on Unboxing, Initial Review : A Very Welcome Change

Taking a Break from Gaming Notebooks While John is putting the extremely powerful (and expensive) ASUS ROG GX800 for a go, we also received another

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs S8 Plus vs Apple iPhone 7 Plus: What’s the difference?

Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus were announced at the end of March, bringing two new fabulous flagships to the smartphone party. How do they

Vivo Y53 Unboxing, Hands-on Initial Review : A Notch Below the Y55?

Affordable Alternatives While you may know Vivo more for their selfie-centric, V series smartphones, the Chinese company has a beefy array of mid-ranged smartphones that

Moto G5 (2017) review

PROS So much tech for your cash Good performance Jazzed-up design CONS A Moto G4 downgrade in some ways KEY FEATURES 5.5-inch 1080p display 1.4

Hands on: ZTE Quartz review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The ZTE Quartz offers an incredible value for the cost, packing in a Snapdragon 2100 chip, all-day battery life and 3G. While

Yamaha WXAD-10 Hand-on Review

KEY FEATURES Services: Spotify, Tidal, Deezer, Napster, Juke, Qobuz Apple AirPlay, Bluetooth, DLNA Outputs: 3.5mm mini-jack, RCA Release date: May 2017 Price: TBC Manufacturer: Yamaha

LG K10 and LG Class Compare Review

Both models LG K10 and LG Class have got me to the test almost simultaneously, and use each of them a certain time, I made for myself

Amazon Fire TV Stick (2017) preview: Alexa on TV for £40/$60

Since Amazon launched its own media streaming device, it has successfully refreshed the main set-top-box, adding faster processing, better remote access, 4K Ultra HD support

2017 Audi Q3 – First Impressions

Long ago, Audi was dominating Rallycross events in a Sport Quattro S1. It helped to brand Quattro as one of the best all-wheel drive systems

Samsung Galaxy S8 vs S8 Plus vs Galaxy S7: What’s the difference?

The Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus have finally been announced, following months and months of leaks and speculation. They will succeed the current Galaxy S7 and

Samsung Gear VR Hand-on Review

PROS Completely wireless Great head tracking Solid content library CONS Resolution is a little disappointing Full game content expensive Only compatible with some Galaxy phones

SAMSUNG GEAR 360 4K (2ND GENERATION – 2017) Hands-on Review : Samsung’s 360 camera gets an upgrade

HANDS-ON WITH SAMSUNG GEAR 360 4K (2ND GENERATION, 2017) Alongside the Samsung Galaxy S8 and Galaxy S8+, the Korean company used its latest ‘Unpacked’ event

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus Hands-on Review : FIRST IMPRESSIONS – It’s gorgeous

HANDS-ON WITH THE NEW SAMSUNG GALAXY S8+ It’s official, there is no Galaxy S8 Edge – instead there’s the regular Galaxy S8 flagship and the

Samsung Galaxy S8 Hands-on Review : FIRST IMPRESSIONS – This is the future of phones

HANDS-ON WITH THE NEW SAMSUNG GALAXY S8 Phones are stale. Whether it’s an iPhone 7, Huawei P10, Sony Xperia XZ Premium or any other flagship

Sonus Faber Homage Amati Tradition Hand-on Review

KEY FEATURES 3.5-way driver configuration 4Ohm impedance 2x 220mm woofers 150mm mid-range driver 28mm tweeter Manufacturer: Sonus Faber Review Price: £23,500.00/$35,250.00 A CLOSER LOOK AT

Nomu S30 Review : The Smartphone for the toughest ones

If you are a smartphone enthusiast and follow the newer smartphone manufacturers and brands then chances are high that you must have heard about the

iPad Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Book comparison review : Can Samsung triumph in the battle of the laptop killers?

Which is the best laptop-replacement tablet: Apple’s iPad Pro, or Samsung’s Galaxy Book? In our iPad Pro vs Samsung Galaxy Book comparison review, based on

Infinix S2 Pro Hands-on Initial Review : Wild, Wide Selfie

A Different Kind of Selfie Game There have been a lot of selfie-centric smartphones coming out recently. You’ve got the selfie experts from OPPO —

Hands on: Philips 55POS9002 OLED TV review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Although it’s a relative newcomer to the OLED scene, Philips has so far impressed with its use of the technology, fully capitalising

Sonos Playbase hands on review

Sonos now has two TV speaker options. This is the Sonos Playbase, which, as you should have guessed, is a soundbase, sitting beneath your TV

Chord Mojo & Poly Hand-on Review

KEY FEATURES Mojo: 2x 3.5mm headphones sockets (also line-out), Micro USB, coaxial and optical inputs Poly: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, AirPlay, Roon, DLNA, microSD slot 9-hour playback

Vivo V5 Lite Hands-on Review : First Impressions

Vivo introduced a new smartphone in January and the latest addition to the company’s V5 lineup, the Vivo V5 Lite. As the name suggests, it’s

Lenovo K6 Note Initial Review: Stiff Competition

Today Lenovo has officially released their K6 Note, the latest entry into their supposedly budget/mid-range K series of smartphones. We say supposedly because the phone