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2018 Holden Equinox LS+ v Mazda CX-5 Maxx Sport comparison

Holden thinks it finally has a convincing mid-sized SUV, addressing a major gap in its range. The model is called the Equinox, and the company

Fujifilm X-H1 Hands-on, first look review : Meet Fujifilm’s most advanced X-series camera yet

Key Features *** Note : £1 = $1.41 (correct at time of post) Review Price: £1699 (body only) £1949 (battery grip kit) 24.3-million-pixel X-Trans CMOS

iPhone 9: All you need to know about the next iPhone (2018)

There’s early excitement for the iPhone 9, so here’s what we already know about the iPhone 9 release date, specs, features, price and more. Apple’s

Lexus RC 300h review: The coupé conundrum

There’s something to be said for rarity. When sighting an unusual car it turns heads because it bucks the familiar trend. Which is exactly what

PS5 rumours and release date: Could we really see the PS5 land in 2018?

Sony’s PlayStation 5 could be arriving sooner than you think New theories around the release of the PS5 have emerged, with two analysts offering up

On the horizon: The state of real-time translation hearables

The what’s what of translation hearables Technology is gradually breaking down language barriers. You can use translation tools to read websites and text, and can

Xiaomi Redmi 5 Review

Pros  Big 18:9 display  Fast fingerprint scanner  Brilliant value for money Cons  No waterproofing  No NFC  Low-resolution display Key Features Review Price: £150/$204 5.7-inch IPS

Samsung’s crazy three-point plan to beat OLED in 2018: QLED, Micro Full Array and modular Micro LED

CES is where everybody unveils their big product plan for the year ahead, but this time Samsung’s TV presence is notably understated. There are no

Empire Ears Athena review – the goddess of Olympus

Pros: Impeccable build quality, balanced but musical tuning, incredible sense of smoothness, good note weight, fantastic midrange, good clarity Cons: May lack air in the treble for

ASUS ROG Pugio Aura RGB Review

Our Verdict The ASUS ROG Pugio’s push-to-fit design for micro-switches is a wonderful feature for power users who would love to have the flexibility of

5 of the Best Sigma Lenses

Sigma are renowned as makers of some of the finest camera lenses in the world. With a history that dates back to Japan in 1962,

iFi Nano iDSD Black Label Review : great genes in this DAC family, wallet happy price

Pros:  Excellent transparent sound, small size, outstanding price, driving power for HD600, iEMatch built in, iPurifier built in, excellent 3.5mm line-out, two good filters, huge

8K TV – everything you need to know

While many of us are only just getting used to the idea of 4K TV, some brands and broadcasters are already investigating 8K resolution video… Yes, 8K video could one day be a reality. It may not be any time soon, and there’s no guarantee it will ever happen, but from 8K TVs to 8K

2018 Toyota Camry pricing and specs

The new, imported-from-Japan Toyota Camry range has arrived in Australia, a month after the company closed the Melbourne factory that produced its predecessor for 30

2018 Subaru Impreza First Drive review – price, specs and release date

The fifth-generation Subaru Impreza gets a new platform and a new engine. Is it now a more viable family hatchback option? *** Note : £1

The future of TV: 10 tech steps to the ultimate TV experience

From 4K to HDR to 8K and beyond: the road to TV-viewing perfection is paved with new technologies. And acronyms. Lots and lots of acronyms.

First Look: 2018 Yamaha MT-07

Yamaha Motors announced some mild improvements to its FZ-07 middleweight “hyper-naked” motorcycle, including an all-new name. Meet the Yamaha MT-07, restyled and upgraded for 2018. Changes include

And finally: Some Apple Watch Series 3 models are facing screen issues

Your round-up of the whispers and lighter stories from the past week Welcome to And finally, the place where we round up all the rumours and

25 Years of ThinkPad: The Best and Most Innovative

Since 1992, the ThinkPad brand has been synonymous with strong build quality, eye-popping innovations and first-class usability. In the past 25 years, IBM and later

2018 Honda Accord first drive: No more bland

I know what you’re thinking: “It’s a Honda Accord. Skip to the mileage estimates and whether or not there’s room for a car seat in the back,

25 Exotic Cars You Can’t Have in America

Let’s say you had a big chunk of cash in the bank and came across a car you simply must have. The only problem is, this car exists only in Europe

10 of the world’s most expensive stereo amplifiers

An amplifier is a key element of any hi-fi set-up, and so you don’t want to scrimp. There are limits, however – limits that these

2018 Mazda CX-8 revealed in Japan

The 2018 Mazda CX-8 has been revealed in its home market of Japan this week, giving us a first look at the brand’s new seven-seat SUV.

Apple Watch Series 3 Revealed: Here’s everything you need to know

Apple Watch Series 3: Release date, price, specs, and latest news Apple has taken the covers off the new Apple Watch 3. Here’s everything you

2018 Nissan Leaf revealed: 150 miles range, and we’ve driven it

Meet the all-new 2018 Nissan Leaf, the much-anticipated updated version of one of the most affordable electric cars on the market. Promising more range, more

2018 Nissan Leaf revealed

The all-new 2018 Nissan Leaf electric hatch has been revealed in Japan today, at a giant tech-centric gala event inside the old Tokyo motor show venue. The

10 of the Most Bizarre Auto Options Ever

Car manufacturers have done a pretty good job over the years to tempt us with car upgrade options that set us back hundreds or even

Betterspot review

OUR VERDICT Betterspot looks great, and the compact form factor makes it a convenient travel router. The VPN is overpriced and underpowered, though, and overall,

Hands on: SNES Classic Mini review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Our early impressions suggest the SNES Classic Mini is every bit as lovingly designed as its predecessor, while removing its single biggest

Hagerty’s 10 New Cars That Will Become Future Classics

So far, 2017 is panning out to be an exciting year for new cars. On top of a few high-profile new ’17 models, some automakers