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Google Pixel Slate: The top features, specs, and highlights

A stunning display, a detachable keyboard, and new Chrome OS features redefine the Chrome tablet. The Google Pixel Slate isn’t the first Chrome tablet, but

Google Pixel Slate: what we know so far

Chrome OS fans, not just Android fans, are just counting down hours before Google’s big event. And with good reason. The Pixel Slate, leaked to

HyperX Savage EXO SSD Review : A small drive that’s great for small jobs

When you write small amounts of data to this USB 3.1 Gen 2 SSD, it’s as fast as they come. With large amounts of data—not

Bluesound Pulse Soundbar and Pulse Subwoofer review: Reference sound and outstanding streaming features

This soundbar/subwoofer combo is for audiophiles and cineastes who can afford to indulge their craving for refined, dynamic sound. Canadian manufacturer Bluesound makes some big

Sandisk Extreme Portable SSD (1TB) Review : Classy, practical, and speedy USB 3.1 Gen 2 storage

The Extreme Portable SSD’s convenient form factor trumps the drive’s slight performance deficit compared to the Samsung T5. With its fast USB 3.1 Gen 2

Dell IFA 2018 lineup has something for all kinds of users

Dell is definitely pulling out all the stops, dumping a whole host of computing devices and products, both new and upgraded, even before IFA 2018

Best mini PC 2018: The best barebones PCs you can buy from just £10/$12.8

These small-form-factor mini PCs will save you space and money As great as beefy desktop PCs are, there’s one problem: their size. Compared to other

Chromebooks versus Windows laptops: Which should you buy?

In the fight between a Google Chrome OS-powered Chromebook and a Microsoft Windows PC, it boils down to cost versus convenience. Should I buy a

Chromebooks dual-booting Windows 10 is a terrible idea

After years of being ignored, if not ridiculed, Chromebooks are slowly becoming more interesting and more appealing. Chrome OS, combined with Android and Linux, is

12 notebooks for every budget – Best Laptop 2018

We’ve tested a wide selection of laptops, Chromebooks, convertibles and MacBooks. Below are our picks of the best laptops currently available.  If you’re after a beautiful,

Why the Surface Go needed to be x86 and not ARM

Microsoft just revealed the Surface Go, its lightest, slimmest, and cheapest Surface tablet yet. Cheapest is relative only to other Surface 2-in-1s and it’s hardly

TCL P6 65-inch Review: A Huge 4K TV You Can Afford

It’s loaded with features that’s standard on top-end models TCL’s 65-inch, 4K TV is a great bargain. The 65-inch offering of the Chinese brand has

QSAN XCube XT3002T NAS review: Classy, clean, and fast—but better suited to the enterprise

Network-attached storage has a place in the home, and this box covers all the basics in style, but it’s missing a few features consumers will

Philips 55PUS6753/12 review: One of the best value 4K TVs we’ve seen all year

Pros Crisp, clean 4K pictures Good black levels for its price Great value Cons It’s not very bright Rather tortuous set up menus Bass-light sound

AsteroidOS review : We get to know the smartwatch OS alternative to Google’s Wear OS

While AsteroidOS doesn’t have the same sophistication and app support as Wear OS, there’s a lot to like in this open source effort, and it’s

Asustor AS6404T review: A high price, but great performance

A brilliant powerhouse NAS, albeit for a chunky price Pros Solid build quality Huge range of apps Cons Installing drives is fiddly Very high price

Tablets are dead, long live Chrome tablets!

Google experience a glitch in the matrix over the weekend where the last traces of Android’s tablet existence vanished without a trace. Evidence that there

How to install Asteroid OS and get it running on your Wear smartwatch

The quickest way to get the Wear OS rival on your wrist When you buy a smartwatch, you don’t have any choice but to use the

Samsung Gear S4 with Wear OS: Tizen is dead

Although they have never really disappeared, traditional smartphone manufacturers have more or less backed out of the smartwatch market. It has become the territory of

Google I/O 2018: What to expect from Google this year

Formally, Google I/O is the company annual event to connect with developers as well as partners spanning its entire platform and product range. It is

Gemini PDA review: We’ve come a long way since keyboards

The sun may have set on the phone-with-a-keyboard phenomenon, but there are still people who pine for physical keys. Armed with a deca-core processor, Android,

Notebooks for every budget – Best Laptop 2018

This is why you should trust our list of the best laptops: We’ve been reviewing laptops since 2003, when Trusted Reviews first opened its test lab. Since

Atari VCS hand-on review: Imagine the SNES Classic Mini and Nvidia Shield TV combined

The Atari VCS – formerly Ataribox – has had a relatively rocky ride since it was announced last year. A delay to its crowd funding phase, let

Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ review: New Pi gets a welcome performance hike

CPU bump and faster networking make the Pi more versatile than ever Pros Improved networking performance Faster processor for the same price Fully compatible with

Best Memory Card Readers 2018

When you have a memory card full of images to transfer to your computer, a card reader is the best, and quickest, way to get

Android Chrome OS unified: what Andromeda could have been

Google is known, in fact notorious, from casting its net wide to catch as many fish. A more appropriate metaphor, however, might be throwing as

Best Chromebook 2018: The TOP Chrome OS laptops from Google, Dell and Acer

Here are the best Chromebooks you can pick up in 2018 – find the best Chrome OS laptop for you and grab a great deal

Ryzen CPUs explained: Everything you need to know about AMD’s disruptive multicore chips

AMD’s powerful Ryzen processors democratize CPU cores and challenge Intel’s high-end chips. After a decade of fielding ho-hum FX-series processors, AMD’s finally released its highly

Kano Computer Kit Complete review: A fun DIY ‘laptop’ that teaches kids to build PCs and code

Build a PC, then build programs The Kano Computer Kit Complete does a wonderful job teaching kids hardware and coding concepts by letting them build

Netgear ReadyNAS 424 Review

Our Verdict The NETGEAR ReadyNAS 424 sports really good build quality and boasts of a diverse set of features that make it sort of an