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Best Tablet 2017: 9 best tablets you can buy

There’s plenty of choice in tablets these days and our best tablet round-up includes all the ones you should seriously consider, like the best iPads

Jumper EZBook 3 Review: Familiar Performance at $199.99

If you don’t want to pay a fortune for a laptop, there are too many options coming our way from Chinese (and not only) manufacturers

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

ASUS ZenBook UX430U Hands-on Unboxing, Initial Review : A Very Welcome Change

Taking a Break from Gaming Notebooks While John is putting the extremely powerful (and expensive) ASUS ROG GX800 for a go, we also received another

LG Gram (2017) Review

The Pros Thin design; Long battery life The Cons Lid feels flimsy; Flat keyboard; Dimmer than average display; Poorly placed webcam Verdict The LG Gram

House of Marley RISE BT review

PROS Robust bass Stylish design Easy setup More affordable than competitors CONS Bass can often be overpowering Dull treble Battery life isn’t as long as

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

Apple iPad (9.7-inch, 2017) review

THE GOOD: Apple’s new iPad delivers faster performance and a brighter screen than the model it replaces, at a price that’s about half as much

Venom BlackBook Zero 14 review

OUR VERDICT Long battery life, a good cost-to-power ratio, sleek looking design, high portability and the lack of bloatware makes the BlackBook Zero 14 an

Hands on: Samsung DeX review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The Samsung DeX is a clever little dock that gives you a new choice when using your handset – it works easily

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

Acer Swift 3 review

PROS Stylish, all-metal design Decent IPS display Good overall performance Over seven hours’ battery life Fantastic value CONS Display quality not good enough for professionals

CIVILTOP Air Review : Another MacBook Air Rival With Good Hardware

The Apple is a role model for many manufacturers. Especially this statement refers to Chinese manufacturers that are going to occupy the whole market soon.

Benchmark DAC3 HGC review

Say you want to buy a fridge. You walk into your local electrical retailer and look at the ones on offer within your budget. After

Meizu Pro 6 Plus review: A true alternative flagship?

You often hear the age-old rhetoric that China is taking over the world, and nowhere is that more clear than in the smartphone market. Companies

Asus ZenBook 3 review: A super-thin MacBook killer?

Where Apple goes, others follow. The Asus ZenBook 3 is this effect in action, taking the much-loved ZenBook design, removing most of the ports and

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

Chord Hugo TT & TToby review

PROS Outstanding sonics Top-quality headphone amp Compact Classily designed and built Bluetooth aptX streaming CONS No analogue input Start-up volume too high KEY FEATURES 3.5mm

Leema Elements pre/power review

The proverb ‘the more the merrier’ might not necessarily be true, and can certainly be disproved by the amount of hi-fi separates you have setting

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

The Best 4K Laptops

1080p? That’s old news. More and more laptops are coming with 4K screens, the highest resolution currently available on the market. With an ultra HD

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

Sony MDR-Z1R review

Sony turns 70 this year, and celebrates that landmark with a range of Signature products. The range consists of two portable music players, a desktop

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

Audio Research GSi75 review

High-end hi-fi purists tend to frown upon the concept of integration. Multiple boxes, each dedicated to an individual task have long been promoted as 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