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Samsung 5x zoom camera is ready but probably not for Galaxy Note 10

First it was dual cameras. Then it was bokehs, a.k.a. portrait mode. These days, it seems that the battle over smartphone cameras is moving over

Nikon Coolpix B600 Review

Introduction The Nikon Coolpix B600 is a super-zoom bridge camera with a 16 megapixel sensor which is paired with a whopping 60x optical zoom lens

Garmin heart rate guide: How it works and tips to improve accuracy

The lowdown on tracking your heart with a Garmin watch or fitness tracker Heart rate monitoring has been a staple feature on Garmin’s watches for some time

Canon EOS 250D Review

Introduction The Canon EOS 250D (called the Digital Rebel SL3 in North America) is the world’s lightest DSLR camera with a movable screen. The 24.1

Top 10 Bluetooth Sound Systems in 2019

In this review we feature the best Bluetooth sound systems that provide high quality Bluetooth wireless sound streaming for home, office or bookshelf applications. These

Zeiss Otus 100mm f/1.4 Lens First Look Review

Introducing the brand new Zeiss Otus 100mm f/1.4 lens. We were lucky enough to be in Germany at Zeiss HQ for the launch of this

OnePlus 7 Pro vs OnePlus 7: ‘Leaked’ specs show big differences

An alleged OnePlus 7 spec sheet has ‘leaked’, showing the details of the brand’s new upcoming handsets: the OnePlus 7 and OnePlus 7 Pro. The screen

HD Pentax-D FA* 50mm F1.4 SDM AW review

Ricoh Imaging now offers two full-frame Pentax DSLRs, the K-1 and largely similar K-1 II, so the need for modern, technologically up-to-date lenses that can

Nikon announces COOLPIX W150 kid-friendly waterproof digital camera

Nikon has announced the COOLPIX W150, a colorful and rugged point-and-shoot digital camera that’s shockproof from drops up to 1.8m (5.9ft), waterproof down to 10m

The Huawei P30 Pro’s 50x Periscope Zoom Camera Looks Amazing Inside

The periscope zoom camera in the new Huawei P30 Pro (or the Oppo Reno) blows our mind. It feels like magic to have this power in a phone, and its

The Canon EOS Rebel SL3 is a DSLR masquerading as a mirrorless camera

Canon announced the EOS Rebel SL3 DSLR on April 10, a camera that sounds an awful lot like a mirrorless EOS M50 wrapped up in

Oppo Reno gets 10x optical zoom and kooky pop-up camera

The new Oppo Reno is here, and the odd pop-up camera we saw leaked last month isn’t the only unusual feature of the new Android

Panasonic G95 camera and Updated Lumix G Vario 14-140mm lens Officially Announced

Panasonic officially announces the new Panasonic G95 Micro Four Thirds mirrorless camera, as well as an updated version of its popular G Vario 14-140mm f/3.5-5.6

Canon XA55, XA50 and XA40 4K UHD Camcorders

Canon has announced the latest additions to its professional XA-series with three new 4K UHD camcorders – the XA55, XA50 and XA40. The XA55 /

Samyang AF 85mm f/1.4 FE Review

 Samyang’s 85mm f/1.4 lens for Sony FE-Mount and E-Mount cameras, with AF, and full-frame coverage. The 85mm f/1.4 lens is a classic focal length, long

Top 13 Best Ultra Zoom Bridge Digital Cameras 2019

With up to 125x optical zoom, these cameras offer the most zoom available as well as manual controls and SLR styling. The ultra zoom –

Ricoh GR III Review

Introduction The Ricoh GR III is a new high-end premium compact camera with a large sensor and fast lens that’s aimed at enthusiast and professional

The 10 Best Home Theater Soundbars in 2019

In this review we feature the best home theater soundbars that provide powerful and crystal clear sound with surround sound effects. These soundbars come with

Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 II Review

The Panasonic Lumix FZ1000 II features a 16x optical LEICA certified zoom lens that has a 35mm equivalent of 25mm-400mm and we’ve been out shooting

Leica Q2 is official: Splash-proof, full-frame cam shoots 47MP stills and 4K vids

Remember the Leica Q? Probably not, because it launched in 2015, which, in tech years, means it’s getting quite long in the tooth. But, to

Huawei just confirmed one of the P30 Pro’s best features

Huawei has confirmed the P30 Pro smartphone will include a periscope-style camera lens with the company promising it will deliver ‘super zoom’ capabilities. The company

A brand new disc-less Xbox One S console could launch next month

Microsoft is planning to launch its first games console without an optical drive, and will do so as soon as next month, according to a

CP+ 2019: Voigtländer unveils new manual focus lenses for Sony E-mount and Leica M

CP+ 2019: Voigtländer shows new lenses for Sony E-mount We’re at the CP+ show in Yokohama, Japan, where Cosina is letting customers get their hands

Fujifilm FinePix XP140 rugged, waterproof camera arrives this month

This month, Fujifilm will release its new FinePix XP140, a rugged point-and-shoot camera designed for consumer use in outdoor environments. The product arrives as an

Leica announces new APO-Sumicron-SL 35mm F2 ASPH L-Mount lens

Leica has announced its new APO-Summicron-SL 35mm F2 ASPH lens, an L-mount lens designed to be used with Leica’s SL mirrorless cameras as well as

CP+ 2019: Hands-on with Tokina Opera 16-28mm F2.8 FF

The second lens in Tokina’s new ‘Opera’ range is the 16-28mm F2.8 FF for full-frame Nikon and Canon DSLRs. We saw a mockup of this

5 sensor technologies that are set to break out in wearables

Sweat, sugar and pollution: What our wearables could be tracking soon Most smartwatches and fitness trackers are crammed full of sensors. Take the Apple Watch

Hands on: Sony FE 135mm f/1.8 GM review

The ninth addition to Sony’s premium G Master series, the FE 135mm f/1.8 GM is likely to interest many portrait, wedding, event and live performance

Why Sony Xperia phones are finally getting Alpha-style cameras

It’s a tech mystery almost as baffling as Royole’s top hat photo frame – Sony has been a pioneering force in mirrorless cameras for years,

The 7 most exciting camera phones of MWC 2019

Best camera phones MWC 2019: all of the best new smartphone cams from Nokia, Sony, Oppo and more If smartphones are the headliners of MWC