music

12 of the best British CD players of all time

Since the format first landed in 1983, CD has had a huge impact on how we consume music and over the years, it’s fair to

McIntosh reveals gorgeous RS200 Wireless all-in-one system

On paper, McIntosh’s new RS200 seems like an easy sell (before you get to the £3495/$3000 price tag anyway). It’s an all-in-one system with DLNA

Monitor Audio Gold 100 Standmount Speaker Review

Cue the cheesy gameshow music because we’re going for Gold What is the Gold 100? The Gold 100 is the smallest stereo member of the

Tivoli Andiamo Portable Bluetooth Speaker Review : Let’s go!

What is the Tivoli Audio Andiamo? The Tivoli Audio Andiamo is a portable Bluetooth speaker that boasts the kind of stylish design and solid build

Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd review: Perfect for listening to music from bed

Listen comfortably. We’re bombarded with the latest wireless and true wireless gadgets and gizmos, but Beyerdynamic keeps things simple with the Beyerdynamic Soul Byrd wired

Creative Super X-Fi Review : The little amp that could

Creative kicks off what could well be the year of immersive audio with a powerful, yet little amp. While there’s no denying that the portability

KitSound District Bluetooth Headphones Review

I don’t want to talk to you, can’t you see I’m wearing the internationally recognised symbol? What are the KitSound District Bluetooth Headphones? If you

Transcend UHS-1 300S microSD card Hands-on, Benchmarks

One of the problems that smartphone users encounter is lack of storage. Most devices carry 64GB which is not enough especially if you’re storing a

The 10 Best Sony Headphones in 2019

In this review we feature the best Sony headphones that provide exceptionally clear sound quality and high-fidelity sound for music lovers and audiophiles. These headphones

The 10 Best JBL Speakers in 2019

In this review we feature the best JBL speakers that are highly portable and deliver crystal clear audio performance. These speakers are built to deliver

Moon 390 Network Player/Preamplifier Review

Is the 390 Network Player the complete high-end listening solution Moon claims it is? I know “hi-fi” brings to mind any amount of hobbyist nonsense.

The 10 Best Bose Speakers in 2019

In this review we feature the best Bose speakers for music lovers that provide great value for money and superb sound performance. These speakers are

JBL Everest 710GA headphones review: Superb sound and Google Assistant on demand

These wireless headphones can also broadcast your music to other Bluetooth headphones, letting you share the fun with friends. More and more people are wearing

Shure RMCE-BT2 Review : Are the BT2s the best way to turn high-end earphones into wireless ones?

What is the Shure RMCE-BT2? Technology has betrayed fans of high-end headphones, with the best headphones and earphones requiring a cable. However, the best smartphones

Sony MWC 2019 will be a litmus test for its mobile business

Despite rumors to the contrary, Sony remained relatively silent at CES 2019 as far as mobile devices go. Instead, it preferred to focus on its

5 Hi-Fi announcements at CES 2019 worth getting excited about

A roundup of the sonic superstars at the world’s biggest tech show The technology industry’s annual Las Vegas bun-fight isn’t just about TVs, it’s also

Hands on: AfterShokz Xtrainerz review

The Aftershokz Xtrainerz, launched at CES 2019, are headphones designed to help you enjoy swimming that little bit more. Not through making the act of splashing

Sony LX310BT Turntable has built-in Bluetooth and USB output

Sony has revealed the PS-LX310BT, a new wireless turntable targeting modern vinyl fans who want the convenience of an integrated Bluetooth transmitter. Thanks to this

Halo Sport 2 first-look: Brain zapping headset gets smarter (and cheaper)

CES 2019: Easier set up, better looks and a more affordable price Most wearables track your fitness during your workout, giving you a full read

Sony’s LSPX-S2 speaker vibrates to make sound

The LSPX-S2 speaker from Sony is a minimalist speaker that vibrates to produce sound Sony’s AF9 OLED TV vibrated its screen to produce sound, a trick the

Yamaha MusicCast BAR 40 Soundbar System Review : Multi-room and multi-channel

What is the Yamaha MusicCast BAR 40? The Yamaha MusicCast BAR 40 is the latest entry-level soundbar from the company that practically pioneered the concept. The YMS-4080,

Bose Soundbar 500 review: Alexa, make me a sleek, smart sound bar

This soundbar hangs tight with clean design, voice-control smarts, and a sonic sizzle that can rouse the deaf. Bose ought to consider co-opting the popular

The 10 Best Bluetooth Turntables in 2018

Here are the best Bluetooth turntables that allow you to stream your vinyl recordings wireless via Bluetooth connectivity – you simply need to pair your

Top 10 Wireless Surround Sound Speakers

In this review we feature the best wireless surround sound speakers that can transform your home audio experience into an audio powerhouse. These wireless speakers

Sony SRS-XB501G smart speaker review: Now you can take Google Assistant to your next rave

You might find this heavily weatherized wireless speaker’s light show more compelling than its audio performance. If the barrel-shaped JBL Xtreme 2 that Scott Wilkinson

ROLI Beatmaker Kit review

Best known for its revolutionary squishy, multitouch-sensitive Seaboard keyboards, English music tech firm ROLI first introduced its portable Blocks controllers back in 2016. However, for

Marshall Stanmore II Voice Review : If you want to really do your music justice, look no further

What is the Marshall Stanmore II Voice? Proof that smart speakers don’t have to blend into the background, Marshall’s £350 Stanmore II Voice is big,

Amazon Echo Input Review: Alexa in your own speakers

Amazon’s Echo smart speakers typically work better on the smart side, rather than the speaker quality front, but the new Echo Input promises to pair

Top 10 Bluetooth Patio Speakers in 2018

In this review we feature the best Bluetooth patio speakers that you can use for your patio or backyard. These speakers come equipped with wireless

Top 10 Best Bluetooth Audio Receivers in 2018

In this review we feature the best Bluetooth audio receivers that provide wireless music streaming for your home audio system and speakers. These Bluetooth receivers