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Fujinon MK18-55 T2.9 cine lens : First impressions and shooting experience

Setting up the Fujinon MK18-55mm T2.9 cine lens with the Sony FS7 and Zacuto rig. (I accidentally left the matte box back at the office.

LG G6 vs Google Pixel: Which Android flagship is the best?

LG G6 vs Google Pixel: When Android titans LG and Google clash, who comes out on top? Here’s the definitive guide. The LG G6 is

LG G6 vs iPhone 7: Has LG outdone Apple?

LG G6 vs iPhone 7: We take a look at how LG’s new flagship compares to the iPhone 7 in our in-depth comparison. Has LG

LG G6 vs OnePlus 3T: Is this one flagship the 3T can’t kill?

LG G6 vs OnePlus 3T: We take a look at how the new LG G6 compares to the OnePlus 3T to see if it’s worth

Leica M10 Full Review

The Leica M10 refocuses on what really matters to stills photographers. Michael Topham tests the latest model in Leica’s famous M-system to find out if

Samsung Chromebook Pro and Plus Review

The Pros Super thin and lightweight; Included stylus; Crisp, colorful display; Runs Android apps out of the box The Cons Mushy keyboard; Android apps not

Mio Slice Review : Score One for Simplicity

THE GOOD Easy-to-understand scoring system Accurate heart rate monitor Time is displayed with a turn of the wrist Water-resistant up to 100 feet Provides call

Ruark Audio MR1 Mk2 Hand-on Review

KEY FEATURES Bluetooth aptX 75mm woofer and 20mm textile dome tweeter 20W Class AB amplifier 3.5mm line input and optical input Coaxial subwoofer output Remote

Orbitsound One P70 preview: The compact, affordable soundbar

British-based audio company Orbitsound has unveiled a new soundbar, the One P70. At its £299 price point it’s very well positioned to undercut some of

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

Oppo UDP-203 vs Panasonic DMP-UB900 – which is better?

Oppo and Panasonic go head-to-head to see which 4K Blu-ray player deserves to be in your home cinema room… If the Panasonic DMP-UB900 and Oppo

Elac Element EA101EQ-G Integrated Amplifier/DAC Review

PRICE $699 AT A GLANCE Plus Good power in compact form Outstanding app-enabled subwoofer auto-setup Onboard 192/24 USB DAC Minus No line outputs for external

Nakamichi Shockwafe Pro review

THE GOOD: The Nakamichi Shockwafe Pro gives you powerful sound with true surround performance and clear dialog. The provision of 4K-compatible HDMI ports enhances your

LG G6 vs LG G5: What’s the rumoured difference?

The launch of LG’s next flagship is only days away, with the new device set to debut at Mobile World Congress on 26 February. Rumours have been

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

First Look Review : Fujinon MK18-55mm T2.9 cine lens

The new Fujinon MK18-55mm T2.9 cine lens is the first of the company’s new line of ‘MK’ series Fujinon lenses aimed at the ’emerging production’

Marantz SR6011 review

PROS Articulate, detailed sound with immersive 3D audio Powerful, cohesive bass and plenty of attack Lots of features for the money Easy to install and

7 Most Popular Micro Four Thirds Lenses

In this article you will find the most popular Micro Four Thirds lenses we choose for recommendation. Want to buy a new lens for your

Canon 77D vs Canon 80D Specifications Comparison

Here is a quick comparison table of the Canon 77D vs Canon 80D mid-range DSLR cameras with APS-c sized image sensors. The new EOS 77D has a position above the Canon’s Rebel

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs Galaxy S7 edge: What’s the rumoured difference?

Samsung is expected to announce its new flagship Galaxy S smartphones at the end of March, followed by their purported release around mid-April. The two devices,

The best Android Wear smartwatch – UPDATE 2017

Buying the best Android Wear smartwatch is harder than ever. There is an ever-expanding range of Android Wear smartwatches on sale, from a whole host

Creative Sound BlasterX Katana review : The soundbar finally makes its way to PCs

Tired of all the clutter on your desk? Creative’s Sound BlasterX Katana brings the soundbar to the PC. Big sound, small form factor, and one

Leica DG Vario-Elmarit 12-60mm f/2.8-4.0 ASPH Review

Pros Excellent, even sharpness throughout Outstanding control of distortion Fast, silent AF Impressive OIS system Splash, dust and freeze-proof High quality construction Attractive bokeh Cons

Samsung Galaxy S8 Plus vs Google Pixel XL: What’s the rumoured difference?

Samsung will launch its next Galaxy S flagship smartphones in the next couple of months, with rumours suggesting a launch date of 29 March. There

2017 Cadillac Escalade Platinum review

THE GOOD: The 2017 Cadillac Escalade’s powerful V8 powertrain boasts excellent torque and smoothness, but also makes liberal use of cylinder deactivation to save fuel. The

BenQ W8000 review

PROS Superb colour performance Detailed and clean pictures Plenty of brightness CONS Average black levels Rainbow noise High input lag KEY FEATURES Full HD single-chip

Prime vs zoom lenses : Can the best zoom lens match the best prime?

In recent years, zoom lenses have been taking over the hearts of many working professional photographers as the more obvious, versatile choice. With the latest

The best running watches and fitness trackers for women

From step counting to marathon training, these wearables have got your back We still get asked a lot which GPS sports watches for women are

Fitbit Blaze v Apple Watch Series 2 : Battle of the stylish smartwatches

Apple Watch or Fitbit Blaze? We see how the two watches match up Until the Fitbit smartwatch turns up, the Fitbit Blaze is the closest

Acer Predator 17X (GX-792, GTX 1080) review – 4K gaming on a laptop finally worth it?

Pros Excellent build quality Good customizable RGB LED keyboard and touchpad Supports up to three M.2 PCIe NVMe SSDs (2x 2280 1x 22110) Uncompromising desktop-grade