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Dell Precision 15 5520 Hands-on Review : First Impressions

Dell has just officially introduced to the Philippine market its refreshed lineup of the Precision mobile workstations and one of them is the Precision 15

HP Spectre x360 (13.3″) Hands-on Review : First Impressions

HP just launched it latest premium notebook in the country — the Spectre x360. With its aluminum unibody and display with a thin bezel, the

Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X Hands-on Review : Unboxing, First Impressions

Xiaomi recently announced a refreshed version of its popular Redmi Note 4. The update includes an upgrade to a Snapdragon chipset but unlike before with

Smart Electric Drive (2017) first drive: Nippy inner-city transport sprouts a plug socket

Stop anyone in the street and ask them to name the electric carpioneers and it’s likely the big names will make up the majority of

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV : Who Should and Shouldn’t Buy This Car

Our first drive of the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV confirmed many of our best suspicions. Rumors of its excellent economy and legitimate range were true,

Arsenal VR One Review

Pros: Gorgeous build and body Quality display Easy to setup VR box Cons: Feeble loudspeaker Quite pricey Underpowered Arsenal, the latest local brand to enter

Dell Latitude 7280 Review

Pros / Speedy performance; Durable design; Long battery life with optional four-cell upgrade Cons / Can get pricey; Scratchy audio; Underside heats up Verdict /

Google Pixel C review

PROS Decent keyboard Super-sharp screen Robust design Killer performance and battery CONS Lack of optimised apps No touchpad Expensive KEY FEATURES Optional keyboard Nvidia CPU

Canon EOS 800D preview: Mid-range made accessible

Canon is bulking out its EOS range with a number of new DSLR models, the 800D taking on a more beginner role than its also-announced

Canon EOS M6 preview: Canon’s top-end mirrorless, minus the viewfinder

The Canon take on the mirrorless camera market has been interesting (you can read that as generally disappointing): having lackadaisically introduced the sub-par M-series system

Canon EOS 77D preview: Lucky 7s for the ’80D lite’?

You’ve probably heard it time and again: “cameras are dying”. Well, not according to Canon. The Japanese camera maker seems to be investing in a

Arsenal VR One Hands-on Review : First Impressions

There’s a new smartphone brand in the country called Arsenal and their first phone to launch is the VR One — a 5.2-inch premium build

Honda CRF450R Vs. Husqvarna FC450 Vs. Kawasaki KX450F Vs. KTM 450 SX-F Vs. Suzuki RM-Z450 Vs. Yamaha YZ450F – Shoot-outs

The race to deliver the best 450cc motocross bike on the planet grabbed another gear in 2017 when Honda released its all-new 2017 CRF450R to

LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style: Release date, specs and everything else you need to know

It would be fair to say that LG has hit Android Wear with some vigour over the past few years: LG G Watch was one of the

Logitech Spotlight Hands-on Review

KEY FEATURES Brushed aluminium build Three-button remote Companion Windows and Mac software Haptic feedback USB-C charging Up to 3-months battery life Bluetooth with 30m wireless

Hands on: BeoPlay H4 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT With a sound signature that’s consciously going after the bass-lovers out there, we weren’t expecting to like the sound of the BeoPlay

2017 Suzuki GSX-R1000R Review – First Ride

Ah, the legendary Phillip Island circuit, the scene of many epic battles among two-wheel gladiators like Gardner, Rainey, Schwantz, Corser, Stoner, Rossi and Iannone, which

HiFiMan SuperMini Music Player Review

PRICE $399 AT A GLANCE Plus Balanced and unbalanced output Drives moderately demanding headphones Hi-res capable, including DSD Minus No album art No fancy DAC

LG Watch Sport Hand-on Review

KEY FEATURES 1.1GHz Snapdragon Wear 2100 768MB RAM (Sport) / 512MB RAM (Style) 4GB storage Android Wear 2.0 operating system 430mAh battery (Sport) / 240mAh

You’ll Regret It : 10 Cars People Wish They Never Bought

New car reviews can’t tell you everything. Even when models thrill a reviewer and come from a respected automaker, it takes some time on the

2017 Honda CBR1000RR And CBR1000RR SP Video Review

Honda’s flagship CBR1000RR is much better than before, but there’s a catch. Honda pulled out all the stops for its fresh, ground-up redesign of the

OPPO A39 Initial Hands-on Review : OPPO F1s Lite?

OPPO has made a huge splash when it decided to focus on the growing number of people who enjoy taking selfies with their smartphone. So much

Sony SLT a99 II first impressions review

Photokina 2016 proved to us, with the announcement of the a99 II, that A-mount isn’t dead: it was just waiting for the right tech to

Infinix Zero 4 Plus Initial Hands-on Review : Zero to Hero?

When we were invited to the office of Hellotronics, they had a bunch of devices for us to check out. While our attention was mostly

Fujifilm X100F vs X100T – What’s new, what’s changed and is it enough?

Apparent similarities Glance too fleetingly at the X100F and you might think nothing had changed, compared with the X100T. Or the X100S, the original X100

Fujifilm X-T20 vs X-T10 vs X-T2 Comparison

Fujifilm has unveiled the X-T20; the lower-end model of the X-T2 with improved features. So here is a Fujifilm X-T20 vs X-T10 vs X-T2 comparison that shows the highlights to

Mini Countryman S 2017 first drive: Mighty improvements for the massive Mini?

Do you remember the exact moment that every manufacturer scrambled to add a high-riding SUV to their line-up? It was around the time the Nissan

Toyota GT86 (2017) review: Coupe a load of that

It’s -15C. Yep, minus fifteen degrees centigrade. And we’re stood staring at the brand new Toyota GT86 – which positively radiates its warm blood red

Meizu Pro 6 Plus preview: The true flagship alternative from China

You often hear the age-old rhetoric that China is taking over the world, and nowhere is that more clear than in the smartphone market. Companies

Fujifilm X-T20 preview: The retro touch

When we reviewed the Fujifilm X-T10 compact system camera, we felt that its retro style was just right. Now Fuji has introduced the X-T20 which