impressions

New HP Spectre 13 x360, 15 x360 First Impressions

HP just launched the latest generation of premium 2-in-1 convertible laptops, the Spectre 13 x360 and 15 x360, during the HP Home Planet 2018 in

Huawei Mate 20 X First Impressions: A Phablet with Style

Huawei announced a slew of new smartphones at their London event and one of those devices was the Huawei Mate 20 X. It’s an interesting blend of

Samsung Galaxy J6+ In-Depth Hands-On

Last September, Samsung launched two new low mid-range smartphones with a new fingerprint scanner placement — the Galaxy J6+ and J4+. Today, we got our hands

Lenovo K9 First Impressions: Four cameras in a budget phone

While Motorola came out with a bunch of smartphones this year, it’s parent company, Lenovo has been missing in action for the better part of

Google Pixel 3 XL review: Winning the game by rewriting the rules

The Pixel 3 XL doesn’t have the best specs, the best design, or the best price. But it has a stellar user experience you can’t

Nokia 7.1 First Impressions: HDR display at a pocket-friendly price

It’s been around 20 months HMD Global has been in existence and the way the company has resurrected the Nokia brand is nothing but phenomenal.

Nest Thermostat E hand-on review: A smart, sophisticated, self-install thermostat

The Nest Thermostat E was first introduced in the US in 2017 as a cheaper alternative to the more premium Nest Learning Thermostat 3.0 and now this

Microsoft Surface Studio 2 (2018) first impressions and hands-on

This afternoon we got the opportunity to get our hands on the Microsoft Surface Studio 2. This is the Microsoft Surface Studio for 2018 –

Surface Laptop 2 (2018) first impressions and hands-on

We’ve got our hands on the new Surface Laptop 2018 today and our first impressions are in. Long story short: not a whole lot changed

Microsoft Surface Headphones first impressions and hands-on

Today Microsoft revealed the Surface Headphones. They look simple, but they’re very powerful. They’ve got beam-forming mics, they’ve got noise cancellation, they’ve got a whole

Surface Pro 6 (2018) first impressions and hands-on

This afternoon we got the opportunity to get our hands on the newest version of the Microsoft Surface Pro. That’s the Microsoft Surface Pro 6,

Fuji GFX 50R Hands-on Review — First Impressions

The Fuji GFX 50S delivers excellent image quality thanks to its 51.4-megapixel medium-format image sensor, but the camera is fairly large and quite expensive, with

Realme 2 Pro First Impressions: Is this the best mid-range phone?

A primary difference in mid-range phones as compared to their flagship counterparts is the hardware under the hood. Over the span of the year though,

2019 Audi Q3 first drive: Style and luxury with tech to match

With over 1.1 million sold since its introduction in 2012, the Audi Q3 has been an essential vehicle for introducing consumers to the Audi brand.

New Amazon Echo Dot hand-on review: Still small, bigger sound

There’s a new Dot in town – here are our first impressions of Amazon’s new third-generation Echo Dot revealed at today’s launch event at the

GoPro Hero 7 Black hand-on review: Smooth operator

GoPro has had something of a challenging few years. Employee numbers have shrunk, the Karma drone launched and literally dropped out of the sky – not helped by

Master & Dynamic MW07 review: Premium sound, premium price

For about a year now, the true wireless earbud craze has been in full swing. Even the holdouts introduced sets this month. At IFA, both Audio-Technica and Sennheiser debuted their belated entries

Here are all the new Amazon devices out to buy or preorder now

Amazon revealed a flurry of new Echo, Fire TV, and and Alexa devices this week, now a bunch are up for sale. Below we’ve run

2018 Porsche Cayenne range review : Which should you buy?

The third generation of Porsche Cayenne has introduced more changes under the skin for the large SUV than the restrained remodelling of its exterior facade suggests. There’s

Honor 8X Hands-on Review : First Impressions

Honor has a new mid-range budget smartphone in town, sporting a 6.5-inch screen, premium build, dual-rear cameras, and powered by the Kirin 710 chipset –

Vizio Home Theater Sound System with Dolby Atmos (model SB36512-F6 ) review: This speaker covers all the bases

Vizio’s Home Theater Sound System with Dolby Atmos is a high-value, high-tech sound bar with a taste of immersive audio magic. Pros Dolby Atmos-enabled speakers

Canon EOS R vs Sony A7 III – The 10 Main Differences

In December 2013, Sony introduced the first modern mirrorless camera with a 35mm format sensor (or full-frame as it is often called). At the time,

2019 Cadillac XT4 First Drive: Fresh and Fun

Cadillac isn’t known for making particularly small cars, with their flagship being the Escalade — seating 7 adults, and equipped with a 6.2L V8 —

LG G7 One hand-on review: LG’s first Android One smartphone

LG announced two new smartphones at IFA 2018 in the form of the G7 One and the G7 Fit. The G7 One is the more exciting of

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.5 Hands-On Review : First Impressions

Samsung recently released a new wave of their gadgets in the country following the official launch of the Galaxy Note 9. One of those devices

4 reasons to upgrade to Sony’s new noise-cancelling headphones

It’s fair to say noise-cancellation fans have been eagerly awaiting the Sony WH-1000XM3 headphones. Revealed at IFA 2018 today, the new over-ear headphones deliver Sony’s

Realme 2 first impressions: One step back, two steps forward

The Realme 1 that launched earlier this year did something really interesting. It managed to bring hardware seen in more expensive phones down to the

2018 Mazda 6 Atenza turbo v 2005 Mazda 6 MPS comparison

I like the idea of new things, new technologies, and new possibilities. But when reality sinks in, I still tend to prefer the experience of

DJI Mavic 2 Pro Hands-on Review : First Impressions

A couple years ago, I bought my first drone: the DJI Phantom 4. I had used a couple DJI products before this but held out

Nikon Z7 vs D850 – The 10 Main Differences

When mirrorless cameras from Sony, Fujifilm, Olympus and Panasonic first began to seriously threaten the DSLR market share a few years ago, the obvious question