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Top Best Budget / Cheap Compact Cameras 2018

If you are looking to buy an easy-to-use point and shoot digital camera but have a limited budget, here is a round-up of our favourite

Canon IXUS 285 HS Review

Pros 12x optical zoom lens Compact metal body Decent value for money Wi-Fi and NFC built-in Good colour reproduction Impressing macro focus Cons No auto

Why (I Think) The Meizu 15 Plus Is The Perfect Cheap Flagship

It was a long wait filled with wild speculation but the latest Meizu Trinity is a fact. Availabilty is not huge so there is a

HTC U12+ vs Samsung Galaxy S9+: What’s the difference?

HTC was clear when launching the U12+ that its naming was designed to square up to other flagship rivals. And let’s be blunt – there’s

NZXT H500i review: A $100 case loaded with premium features

Luxury you can actually afford. The NZXT H500i blends clean design and outstanding cable management with a boatload of premium features typically found in more

Naim Audio Uniti Atom review: This is a magnificent music streamer

Exquisite design plus impeccable craftsmanship equal sonic bliss. One of the finest music streamers we’ve reviewed, Naim Audio’s Uniti Atom knocked our socks off with

HTC U12+ hands-on review : 4 cameras, more squeeze, no notch

You have to give HTC its due: the new U12+ is more than enough evidence to prove the phone-maker isn’t giving up on the high-end

Sony A7 III Video Features, Specs & Analysis

Specifications Full model name: Sony Alpha ILCE-A7 III Resolution: 24.20 Megapixels Sensor size: 35mm (35.6mm x 23.8mm) Kit Lens: 2.50x zoom 28-70mm (28-70mm eq.) Viewfinder:

OnePlus 6 camera: Our first Photos and Videos

The OnePlus 6 features a pair of cameras at its back that roll with top-notch Sony Exmor IMX image sensors. Because of the way the

Hisense U7A Review

Pros  Above average design and finish  Netflix, Amazon and YouTube in 4K  Freeview Play  Deliciously sharp 4K imagery Cons  HDR isn’t particularly bright  Only two

Digital Photography – a Guide for Beginners : A useful free guide to de-mystifying digital cameras

We know that if you want to learn the basics of digital photography it can raise a number of questions. What camera will I need

Wharfedale DS-2 Review

Pros Detailed, refined and articulate performance Great stereo imaging and separation Easy-to-accommodate design Well priced Cons Not the most commanding sound At top volume, they

Tamron 28-75mm f/2.8 Di III RXD – UK Exclusive Review

How does the first third-party standard zoom for Sony full frame mirrorless cameras shape up? Michael Topham had the privilege to test the first working

OnePlus 6 review: A contender for phone of the year?

Pros  A huge leap in design  Seriously fast  Dash Charge is still great, if slightly restrictive  A well-thought-out version of Android with great extras Cons

Tamron 70-210mm f/4 Di VC USD Review

Pros Compact and light Excellent sharpness No flare Well controlled distortion Very low CA figures Close focusing 5 stops VC system Excellent ergonomics High quality

Huawei Mate RS Review

Pros  Beautiful OLED screen  Superb camera (with AI disabled)  Masses of storage  Great battery life Cons  Stuck with the nasty supplied case  Software bugs  Ridiculous

X-Fi Sonic Carrier review: Home theater of the absurd

It’s the finest soundbar on the market. But for the money, is it better than conventional surround sound? It is without a doubt the best

OnePlus 6 vs Galaxy S9+: What Buyers Need to Know

The new OnePlus 6 and Samsung’s Galaxy S9+ are two of the best Android smartphones available in 2018. If you’re looking for a new phone, these should be at

Amazfit Stratos review : Round, rugged and ready to do it all – but can it stick the landing?

The Amazfit Stratos promises the world, but the reality is a bag of accomplishments and frustrations. We’re impressed with what Huami is offering for $200,

Affordable Flagship Comparo: OnePlus 6 VS ASUS ZenFone 5z VS Xiaomi Mi Mix 2s

We compare the specs of the three budget flagships! OnePlus officially unveiled their newest flagship last night. The OnePlus 6 is the continuation of their

OnePlus 6 vs OnePlus 5T: Should you upgrade?

OnePlus 6 vs OnePlus 5 and 5T: Should you upgrade? At a launch event in London, OnePlus unveiled its flagship device for 2018. The OnePlus

Elephone ELE Band 5 Review: Is It Better Then Xiaomi Mi Band 2? Let’s Check Out

It’s impossible to get a budgeted smartband that tracks steps, calorie and even does heart rate monitoring with high quality aesthetics. The Elephone band 5

OnePlus 6 Hands-on Review : A contender for phone of the year?

Key Features 6.2-inch FHD+ screen Snapdragon 845 6/8GB RAM 64/128/256GB storage 16MP + 20MP cameras w/ OIS 16MP front camera 3300 mAh battery, Dash Charge

Coros Pace Hands-on Review : First look – a Garmin lookalike made for triathletes

We go running and swimming with the sub-$300 GPS sports watch It’s hard to look outside of what Garmin, Polar and Suunto offer when it comes

Samsung HW-N650 Review

Pros Big and immersive sound Great for movies and games Well-integrated subwoofer Excellent build quality Easy setup Cons No HDR support Price Key Features Review

Honor 10 vs Honor 9: Is it worth the upgrade?

Now that the Honor 10 is official, some Honor 9 owners will be asking themselves whether it’s worth the upgrade – which can be a difficult decision

And finally: The Apple Watch Series 4 could get proper wireless charging

Rounding up the rumours and smaller stories from the week Welcome to this week’s edition of And Finally, the place where we round up some of

ASUS ROG Strix GL12 hands-on review : First Impressions

ASUS Republic of Gamers has released quite a few pre-built gaming PC’s in the past, but today we get to take a look at a

Canon SL2 Image Quality Comparison vs Canon SL1, Fuji X-A3, Olympus E-M10 III, Nikon D5600 and Sony A6000

Design Much like its other Rebel compatriots, the Canon SL2 is very much aimed at beginner and entry-level photographers. The ultra-compact nature of the SL2’s

Full SteamVR support doesn’t fix Windows Mixed Reality’s early access feel

Windows Mixed Reality headsets are easy to set up, but frustrating to use. Hardware doesn’t really have an “Early Access” period per se, the way