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Fossil’s Q Commuter might be its best looking hybrid smartwatch yet

Fossil’s holiday collection takes shape While some tech companies are stumbling in the world of wearables, the fashion brands continue to blaze ahead – and

2017 Renault Captur Review

In essence, the Renault Captur is a Clio with a smattering of SUV traits and the style factor turned up. The result is a high-riding

Bryston BCD-3 review

Why buy a dedicated CD player like the Bryston BCD-3? It’s a fair question in this age of streaming and file downloads. The answer is

KEF LS50 Wireless review

When someone says the words ‘hi-fi system’, what do you think of? If you’re anything like us, you’ve just pictured a separates combination made up

Primephonic Streaming review

When we heard Primephonic was launching a classical-only streaming service to complement its excellent download site, we had high hopes. Its five-star download site provides a superb

Pioneer XDP-30R review

Why buy a portable music player? You already have a phone that plays music – and who wants to carry two separate devices around with

Audeara AR-01 wireless headphones review

THE GOOD Solid build quality Comfortable fit Tailored sound THE BAD Reserved design may put some off Pricey Audeara AR-01 Bluetooth headphones review: Headphones that

2017 Hyundai Elantra Sport Review

The Hyundai Elantra is completely new for 2017, including its chassis, suspension, powertrain, and interior. But Hyundai didn’t stop there. The Korean automaker added two

2013-2017 Honda CB500F Review

Back in 2012, Honda presented the CB500F to the world at the EICMA Motor Show to bolster its “standard” category for the 2013 model year.

Audiolab M-DAC Mini review

Last year, Audiolab added to the top end of its M-DAC range, so the next logical step was to underscore its Award-winning series of digital-to-analogue

Yamaha RX-V583 review

The AV receiver is the audio equivalent of the Swiss army knife. Though it won’t uncork a wine bottle, it can be home to seven

JBL Control X Wireless review

As any good contortionist will tell you, flexibility is an important quality to have. The same is true, to an extent, of hi-fi. When you’ve

Skullcandy Smokin’ Buds 2 Wireless review

In a break from making headphones that try to damage your eardrums with bass, Skullcandy has made a wireless version of its Smokin’ Buds 2

Status OB-1 review

Status Audio markets itself a little like the OnePlus of the headphone world. It sells its headphones directly, avoiding the pound pile-on caused when dealers

Best Noise Canceling Headphones of 2017: Kill that noise

Noise cancelation has existed as a theory of physics long before it could be put into practice, and even when it eventually did, it was

Master & Dynamic MA770 hands on

When we reported on Master & Dynamic’s entry into the world of ultra-premium wireless speakers back in April, we were intrigued most of all by

2018 Volvo XC60 First Drive: The best Swedish all-rounder since ABBA

Volvo’s reinvention has been a bright star in the auto industry, and with the 2018 XC60 SUV it’s set to bring that thoroughly Swedish thinking

Bose QC35 vs Sennheiser Momentum 2.0 Wireless vs Sony MDR-1000X

When was the last time you had to turn the volume of your music up to drown out the train ride to work? Scratch that.

Totem Sky review

Ask us to name our favourite premium standmounters, and we’d have no hesitation in recommending ATC SCM-19s (£2150/$3225) and PMC’s Twenty5 22 (£2450/$3675). Both are

Sennheiser 4.50 BTNC vs Sennheiser HD 1 Momentum 2 Wireless Review

There are so many different types of Bluetooth headphones on the market these days. Sennheiser has done their part in releasing their share of wireless

2017 Porsche 718 Cayman S Review: Brave new turbocharged world

PROS The best-balanced sports car under $100k More affordable than the 911 Faster than the previous-generation Cayman S Comfortable enough for daily use An absolute

Musical Fidelity M6 Encore 225 review

What is Musical Fidelity’s M6 Encore 225? It’s a modern, premium all-in-one, which includes every bit of electronic flexibility you need to make up a

Hands-on review: Sony’s new 16-35mm and 12-24mm wide-angle lenses

Hands on with new Sony wide-angle lenses For the time being, Sony’s extraordinary forward momentum seems as though it is here to stay. We have not

2017 BMW M2 CSR By Lightweight Performance Review

As impressive as the BMW M2 is, rumors of a more hardcore version of the sportscoupe are still bubbling to the surface. BMW has yet

2017 BMW HP4 Race Review

Public demand for race-ready road bikes has never been higher, and the folks down at the Bayerische Motoren Werke are trying to take that momentum

Sennheiser Momentum 2 On-Ear Wireless review

OUR VERDICT The Sennheiser Momentum 2 On-Ear Wireless headphones are a really nice package let down by a price that’s simply too premium for what’s

The 10 most popular reviews on What Hi-Fi?

Wondering which products are proving popular in 2017? Our list of the most-read reviews in April should give you a good idea… Another month, another

Focal Sphear review

OUR VERDICT Focal’s first in-ear headphones offer clear and balanced sound at an affordable price. While not as bulletproof as some of the competition, the

Urbanista Seattle review

PROS Good value Smart design Great sound CONS No NFC or aptX KEY FEATURES 12-hour battery Bluetooth 4.0 Aux input Touch controls Manufacturer: Urbanista Review

Skullcandy Method Wireless review

PROS Low price Decent sound quality Light CONS Slighly cheaper wired pairs sound better KEY FEATURES 9-hour battery life Bluetooth 4.1 Micro USB charging Manufacturer: