music streaming

Hands on: B&O Beoplay M3 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT B&O has traditionally focussed on the high-end with its home listening products, so its nice to see it approach the mainstream end

Bragi Dash and Dash Pro guide: Everything you need to know about the smart earbuds

The lowdown on the award-winning hearable plus some top tips and tricks The Bragi Dash was, in our eyes, the original hearable. It started out

Vinci 2.0 is a standalone hearable designed to be your perfect running partner

Hearables are a bit of a thing now. More and more companies, even big ones like Google and Apple, are looking to create voice-based devices that can help

Sony UBP-X1000ES review

The phrase ‘pushing the envelope’ has nothing to do with post, or stationery for that matter. It originally referred to the ‘flight envelope’ – the

Jibo Review: Alexa gets some cute competition

PROS Engaging movements really add to Jibo’s personality Facial-recognition makes the robot more proactive Far more personable than an Amazon Echo CONS Expensive compared to

Top 20 Best Stereo Receivers of 2017

In this review we feature the best stereo receivers for serious audiophiles and those who want to take their music listening experience to the next

Moto G5S Review : The new budget champ?

Pros Premium design Good software All-day battery life Cons Not the fastest phone at this price Key Features Review Price: £239 5.2-inch Full HD display

Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact Review

Pros  Swift performance  Great battery life  Pocket-friendly design  IP68 water-resistant Cons  Dated design  Low-resolution screen  No wireless charging Key Features Review Price: £499/$659 4.6-inch 720p

Top 20 Best Surround Sound Speakers of 2017

In this review we feature our top picks for the best surround sound speakers that deliver very crisp home theater-like sound performance at a value

Denon HEOS AVR 2017 Review

Pros Slim, elegant design Smooth, detailed sound Excellent app and polished multiroom performance Clutter-free wireless rears and sub Cons Limited scale and muscle No auto-calibration

Pioneer N-70AE review

If today’s typical music streamer were an animal, it could well be the tardigrade. Nicknamed the water bear, and labelled “the world’s most indestructible creature”, the tardigrade

Roidmi 3S Review: Is This Car Bluetooth FM Transmitter a Winner?

Pros Intuitive app makes it easy to set up Good audio quality Updatable firmware Cons Some distortion when using maximum phone volume Delay when answering

Chord Mojo + Poly Review

Pros Sounds incredible As good at home as on the go Beautifully built Choice of compatible apps Support for most major streaming services Cons Case

Best Apple AirPods alternatives: Smart earbuds to try out instead

There’s so much more to truly wireless life Newsflash; Apple’s AirPods are not the only truly wireless earbuds out there. That might come as a

Sonos One review

Pros Great sound Small and convenient Proper Alexa integration Supports Google Assistant (in 2018) Cons Alexa not fully compatible with Spotify at launch Key Features

Apple Watch Series 3 v Garmin Vivoactive 3: The sporty smartwatches do battle

Find out which of the new smartwatches is right for you We’re coming to the end of the year, which means a flock of new

Best Outdoor Speakers in 2017 for Gardens, Patios and Backyards

Here are the best outdoor speakers you can find that are perfect for gardens, patios and backyards – having outdoor speakers in the backyard can

Garmin Vivoactive 3 review : A superb sports watch, an average smartwatch

The Garmin Vivoactive 3 is a big improvement on the HR in design that also beefs up its sports tracking. Not only that, but it’s

Sonos One hands-on review

Key Features Review Price: £299/$398 Sonos multiroom audio Trueplay room calibration Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant compatibility Sonos One hands-on: first look at Sonos’ first

Top 10 Wireless Computer Speakers in 2017

Here are our top picks for the best wireless computer speakers that deliver extremely good sound performance with superb Bluetooth wireless connectivity. These speakers are

Top 10 Best Headphones for Sleeping in 2017

Here are our top picks for the best headphones for sleeping that are incredibly comfortable to wear and will help you fall asleep in no

Which is the best movie streaming box for you? New Fire TV vs Apple TV 4K vs Chromecast and more

A lot of TVs nowadays have some variation of streaming service built in, but there are still plenty of us that still have “dumb” TVs.

Apple Watch Series 3 review

The Good: Cellular connection works well for phone calls, email, Siri and messages. Music now syncs more easily. Improvements in fitness tracking and added watch faces.

22 Best Waterproof Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

Here are our top picks for the best waterproof Bluetooth speakers that deliver exceptional sound performance while featuring a fully waterproof and water resistant design.

Fitbit Ionic Adidas edition hands-on review : Everything you need to know about the sporty smartwatch

Not only is the long wait for the Fitbit Ionic smartwatch over, but we’re also set to be treated to a special edition of the Ionic thanks

Yamaha YAS-207 Sound Bar review

OUR VERDICT The Yamaha YAS-207 soundbar is a great value, packing in solid sound quality for the price. DTS Virtual:X is a nice addition at

5 things Fitbit still needs to get ready before the Ionic launch

Time is ticking pre-October release Fitbit’s first smartwatch is official and if you haven’t done already, you can read what we think about the Fitbit Ionichaving spent

Samsung HW-MS750 Sound+ Soundbar review

OUR VERDICT Audio enthusiasts will find a lot to love with the Samsung HW-MS750 Sound+ Soundbar. With cutting edge technology like Ultra High Quality 32-bit

Top 10 Best Home Theater Systems to Buy in 2017

Here are our top picks for the best home theater systems that deliver exceptional sound quality and the best value for the money. These home

Nuheara IQBuds review : Another great hearable to augment your audio

Nuheara IQBuds deliver on what they promise. The ability to take better control of the sound around you without compromising on the audio quality we’d