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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

Amazing Facts You Never Knew About the Honda Civic

More often than not, the best-selling cars out there aren’t the most interesting things on the road. Most mass-market cars are affordable, reliable, and not

2018 Honda CRF250R First Look

Honda’s 2017 CRF250R has been a perennial contender that has come up just shy of its peers when in the engine performance and suspension departments.

2018 Suzuki GSX-S750 First Ride Review

We reject the accumulated knowledge of our forefathers at our own peril: Case in point, the 750cc inline-Four, the motorcycle that made Japan Japan nearly

Skoda Kodiaq v Mazda CX-9 comparison

For many family buyers, a conventional people-mover like the Kia Carnival or Honda Odyssey is the ultimate manifestation of apathy. A sure path to social death.

Casio G-Shock Mudmaster GWG-1000 review

OUR VERDICT The Mudmaster GWG-1000 is a premium looking Casio G-Shock that is practically impervious to the harshest conditions, but asks a good price too.

5 Reasons Why Toyota Needs to Make a TRD Corolla

While sedan sales aren’t what they once were, the four-door automobile will never disappear, as Chevrolet turns the Malibu into a sleek turbo cruiser, and Jaguar

Small car megatest

For all the hoo-ha about booming sales of SUVs, the so-called ‘small car’ segment remains the market’s most popular, still accounting for almost 20 per

20 Affordable Cars a Trump Tax Would Make Expensive

To back up anti-trade rhetoric and an “America first” slogan, President Donald Trump threatened automakers with a border tax on any vehicle assembled in Mexico. The idea

Essential Phone: Price, release date, and everything you need to know

Essential, the company set up by Android co-founder Andy Rubin, has unveiled the Essential Phone. This Android-powered smartphone is going after the major flagships. It

2017 Subaru XV First ride review – price, specs and release date

The latest Subaru XV is a new car from the ground up, and it needed to be: the previous one was a poor effort in