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Huawei Matebook X review

The Good: The Huawei Matebook X has a stylish aluminum design that impresses everyone who sees it. It has a Dolby Atmos audio system and

New Surface Pro 2017 vs MacBook Pro: What’s the difference?

New Surface Pro vs MacBook Pro: When you’re looking for a work laptop, you’ll probably consider the Microsoft Surface Pro or Apple MacBook Pro, but

Sony VPL-VZ1000ES hands on review

At first sight, Sony’s newest projector is easily mistaken for a small table or an ornamental decoration. We first met the VPL-VZ1000ES at CES 2017,

The Best Refurbished Laptop Deals Right Now

If you want to save some money on your next laptop purchase, a refurbished model might be a good choice. If you buy from a reputable

Lofree DOT Keyboard Review

The Pros Stylish typewriter-inspired design; Bluetooth connectivity on a mechanical keyboard; Impressive battery life The Cons Awkward key spacing and layout; Limited options for multiple

Samsung Galaxy Book 12 Review: A premium 2-in-1 with a price to match

PROS Well-constructed and quietly stylish Super AMOLED screen is superb S Pen is great for digital artists Impressive performance from Core i5 CONS LTE option

Huawei MateBook X Hands-on Review: Huawei’s first stab at an Ultrabook is impressive

KEY FEATURES 7th-gen Intel Core i5 or i7-U processors 4-8GB LPDDR3 memory 13-inch, 2160 x 1440-pixel IPS display Weight: 1.05kg 256 or 512GB PCI-E SSD

Elgato Stream Deck Review: Too useful just for Twitch streamers

PROS Broadly customizable Small and easy to transport Elgato promises more integrations to come CONS Not inexpensive Cable is non-removable Stand design is fiddly Elgato

Hands on: Asus AsusPro B9440UA review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The AsusPro B9440UA is a fantastic piece of technology in many ways, but we’re not big fans of the hinge – plus

Lenovo ThinkPad T470s Review

Pros / Great keyboard; Little bloatware; Solid performance; Thin and light Cons / Below-average battery life; Poor screens on lower-end models Verdict / The Lenovo

Is the MacBook Air Good for Students?

The MacBook Air is definitely a laptop that’s long in the tooth. Apple hasn’t introduced a new model in two years, and it killed off the

9 Ways the Surface Laptop Beats MacBooks

The first time I saw the Surface Laptop, I thought to myself, “well, damn, Microsoft is going right after MacBook users.” And after we’ve had

Microsoft Surface Laptop vs Apple MacBook (2016) vs Apple MacBook Pro (2016): What’s the difference?

Microsoft has introduced a new Surface-branded device – and it runs a new version of Windows 10. Called Surface Laptop, it’s a premium device designed

Hands on: Microsoft Surface Laptop review

OUR EARLY VERDICT With the Surface Laptop, incredible design inside and out is hampered by a questionable platform choice for the price. FOR Gorgeous design

Surface Laptop vs MacBook Pro: Which is the better notebook?

Surface Laptop vs MacBook Pro: Has Microsoft outdone Apple with its new home-grown laptop? Here’s how it stacks up against the mighty MacBook Pro. Microsoft

Gigabyte Aero 15 review

OUR VERDICT A stunning display and awesome battery make the Aero 15 a great gamer. Unfortunately uncomfortable inputs prevent it from also being a workhorse.

Sennheiser Ambeo Smart Headset preview: Exploring 3D sound

Sennheiser launched the Ambeo mic in 2016, taking a step into devices that were designed for 3D audio, or audio to support the sort of sound

Hands-on Review : The Insta360 Pro wants to make professional VR filming affordable

Trying out the new 360 camera If you’re looking for a higher-end 360-degree camera to create VR videos that won’t cost the price of a

Lenovo ThinkPad T570 Review

The Pros Comfortable keyboard; Excellent battery life (with 6-cell battery); Fast PCIe SSD; Great port selection The Cons Dim display; Gets hot Verdict The ThinkPad

Laptops with the Longest Battery Life

No matter how stacked its specs are, a laptop is useless if it can’t hold a charge. Fortunately, there are plenty of notebooks that go

Focal Utopia review

We like a bit of ambition, and Focal has been nothing if not ambitious with these Utopia headphones. While their eye-watering price will get people

Blue Microphones Ella planar magnetic headphones review : Fantastic sound, with or wihout the onboard amp

No headphone amp required. A built-in Class AB amp guarantees these planar magnetic headphones sound their best with any source. Pros Sweet, balanced sound Built-in

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon (2017) Review

Pros / Long battery life; Vibrant and colorful display; Comfy, soft-touch chassis; Very light Cons / Expensive; Dim Screen; Tinny audio Verdict / With long

Hands on: Porsche Design Book One review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The Book One is about as alluring as Ultrabooks come, pairing a stunning design with performance that will likely stack up with

Ubiquiti Labs Amplifi HD Wi-Fi router review : A different take on the mesh network

It’s not as fast as the new tri-band mesh routers that offer a dedicated network for data backhaul, but it is a solid value. Pros

Dell XPS 15 review

PROS Stylish design Great CPU and GPU performance Good battery life Excellent screen CONS A little heavy Fewer ThunderBolt ports than MacBook Pro Noisy fans

Samsung Chromebook Pro review

THE GOOD: A very long list of features for the price, including a QHD touch display, hybrid hinge and included stylus. Adding support for the

Beyerdynamic Amiron home headphones review : no high-tech gewgaws, just sweet sound

You’ll be hard-pressed to find better headphones for less than $1,000. Pros Lush sound, incredible detail, and superb dynamics Amazing bass from an open design

Meridian Explorer 2 review

It’s unlikely that many budget DACs (digital-to-analogue converters) will suffer from enochlophobia (the fear of getting lost in a crowd). Of late, the likes of

HP Spectre x360 15 (2017) review:

THE GOOD: Beautifully designed and with practically no missteps, the HP Spectre x360 15 has a great keyboard and trackpad, 4K display, above-average sound system