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Cambridge Audio CXUHD 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player review: A classy chassis with Dolby Vision

Cambridge Audio CXUHD 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player review: A classy chassis with Dolby Vision For pure disc playback, the classy-looking CXUHD is as good,

GPD Pocket review

OUR VERDICT The GPD Pocket isn’t cheap, or indeed perfect, but it compromises in the right places to make a praiseworthy portable who which is

Pinebook 14-inch review

OUR VERDICT If you’re after an affordable Linux laptop, look no further. Yes, you’ll need to get used to the keyboard, and the touchpad is

Synology DS918+ NAS Review

PROS Built-in M.2 NVMe SSD slots Accessible SODIMM memory slots Easy to access, key-locked drive trays 2 channel 4K transcoding, hardware encryption engine DiskStation Manager

Synology DiskStation DS218j Review

Pros Easy to use Great performance Loads of apps Cons Some software quirks Key Features Review Price: £175/$233 Two-bay NAS 3.5-inch or 2.5-inch (with adaptor)

QNAP TS-253B review: A short talk with a NAS box

With dual HDMI output, great performance, and a marvelous operating system, you couldn’t ask for much more. You could ask for a lower price, but

Samsung DeX Dock review

The Good: Compact size doubles a charging dock. USB, HDMI, Ethernet and USB-C ports support keyboards, mice and monitors. Samsung’s clean computer-like layout works well as

TerraMaster F2-220 NAS review

OUR VERDICT The F2-220 is a robustly constructed and powerful NAS offering that can fully saturate the available bandwidth of Gigabit Ethernet, but it lacks

2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid review

THE GOOD: The 2018 Toyota Camry Hybrid manages mid-40s fuel economy, yet still feels powerful on the pedal. Premium looks inside and out, along with comfortably

Alfawise V1 Review – RGB mechanical keyboard at $45

A few days ago I bought this unit to try, so here I leave my opinions. I hope you like it and ask me any

System76 Galago Pro review

OUR VERDICT A high-end laptop that offers a stylish all-aluminium design, lots of processing power, a generous selection of ports and a vibrant HiDPI screen

GPD Pocket Ubuntu Editon Review

PROS Terrific build quality and design Generous RAM size Bright, high-resolution screen for its size CONS Painful keyboard layout Poor thermal management No microSD card

Purism Librem 15 review

OUR VERDICT This is a highly compelling notebook which boasts a neat design, impressive attention to detail, and some great security and privacy features. FOR

reMarkable Tablet Review

The Pros Natural writing and drawing; Lightweight design; Textures shift with utensil; Cloud-sync and LiveView; Drawing editing tools for power users The Cons Pricey; A

Dell Latitude 5480 and 5580 preview – when business needs security

The Americal company Dell has earned particular respect in the business and education sphere. And now the new Dell Latitude 5480 and 5580 combine business with

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,

Dell Precision 7520 Review

Pros / Excellent 4K display; Top-of-the-line workstation performance; ruggedized construction Cons / Heavy, even for a workstation; Expensive for top configurations Verdict / The Dell

Synology DiskStation DS1517+ review

OUR VERDICT The Synology DS1517+ offers high end performance and expandability, but its price means it’ll likely only appeal to users who can put its

Synology DS416play NAS review: multimedia cloud at your fingertips

PROS Design and Hybrid RAID makes it easy to hot swap drives Solid file transfer speeds 4K online transcoding on the fly DiskStation Manager (DSM)

HP Z2 Mini G3 Review: A Mighty Mini Workstation

THE GOOD Workstation-class performance in a compact design Easy access to internals Several mounting options THE BAD Port selection varies by configuration No Thunderbolt 3

Sony KD-55XE70 Review

Pros Sharp, clean picture Excellent colours Impressive contrast Low-latency gaming mode Cons No local dimming Some greyness in HDR playback Could do with more apps

Sony MDR-XB950N1 Extra Bass Headphones review

OUR VERDICT The Sony MDR-XB950N1 is a fun-sounding headphone that emphasizes bass above all else. If all you want is skull-rattling bass, you’ll love them.

Asus Tinker Board Review

Pros Good performance Well-designed hardware Cons Lack of official support Some software problems Key Features Review Price: £52/$78 Quad-core 1.8GHz CPU Mali-T764 GPU 2GB RAM

Hands-On First Impressions Of The Onda Xiaoma 21

The Onda Xiaoma 21 is very much like the Civiltop Air or Tbook Air it’s known as I reviewed. Celeron N3450, 4GB LPDDR3 RAM, wireless AC.

Pi-top Review – Building the Future

PROS Includes all needed parts and tools Rail system allows for modification Compatible with future Model B+ RPi’s Education-focused, easy to use software Accessible price

QNAP TVS-882T Review

It is a fact that as content creators, we are always in need for more storage. Thanks to all the latest and greatest cameras on

Synology DiskStation DS1817 review

OUR VERDICT The DS1817 manages to effectively blur the line between small business requirements and enterprise expectations, while offering an interesting alternative for those who

Raspberry Pi: Everything you need to know

How to get started with this $35 mini-PC that’s beloved by makers and DIY enthusiasts. The Raspberry Pi craze is a little over five years

Six Gaming Controllers For Your Smartphones

Smartphones are getting more powerful by the year and they’re no longer just used for communication and simple entertainment, but they have become a mobile

Asustor AS6302T NAS Review

Pros: Easy setup Apollo Lake CPU brings much needed grunt HDMI 2.0 USB Type-C Metal construction 3 year warranty AES hardware encryption support EZ Connect