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2017 Lexus GS 200t review

THE GOOD: The ride is silky smooth and Lexus Safety System Plus comes standard. Lane-keeping assist and adaptive cruise control for everybody! THE BAD: The Enform infotainment

2017 Mazda CX-5 range review

The first-generation Mazda CX-5 was Australia’s most popular SUV four years running, so the premiere of a more grown-up second iteration has genuine significance. Australians

2017 Chevrolet SS review

THE GOOD:The 2017 Chevrolet SS improves handling with its adaptive suspension system, its manual transmission shifts smoothly, and it makes a mighty roar with the

2017 Subaru Impreza review

THE GOOD: Standard all-wheel drive, a roomy cabin and an excellent stop-and-go adaptive cruise control system take the Subaru Impreza to the top of the class.

2018 Honda Civic Si Coupe Review

The Honda Civic has been around for the last 45 years, and boy has it been a rollercoaster ride. Some of the more recent generations

Denon AVR-X4300H 9.2 Channel AV Receiver Review

The Good Excellent all-round performance Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and Auro-3D Superb set of features HEOS multiroom support Easy to setup and intuitive to use Nicely

Alienware 15 R3 Review

Pros / Attractive redesigned chassis; Good graphics and overall performance; Comfortable keyboard; Tobii eye-tracking integration; Lovely G-Sync enabled display Cons / Below-average battery life; A

5 reasons why Google Home will beat Amazon Echo

Google Home is among the most interesting of the search king’s current hardware offerings, not least because it sets the stage for an epic showdown

Logitech ZeroTouch review : This Android smartphone holder puts Amazon’s Alexa in your car

Logitech’s ZeroTouch smartphone holder has been on the market for almost a year, but I’ve ignored it because my beat doesn’t include mobile devices. That

2017 Mini Cooper Countryman review

THE GOOD: The 2017 Mini Cooper S Countryman features reasonably roomy rear seats, good cargo capacity, and a comfortable yet engaging driving experience. The Mini Connected

Russound MCA-88X Streaming Housewide Audio Controller Review

PRICE $3,499 ($4,477 as reviewed) AT A GLANCE Plus Fast setup/programming Supports modern and legacy sources Integrates with many third-party systems AirPlay gives virtually unlimited

PSB M4U 2 Noise Cancelling Heaphones Review

Pros Good sound Good battery life Cons Active noise cancelling inadequate Flimsy design Missing key features When it comes to full sized over ear noise

Meitu T8 Quick Review : Selfie-Focused Phone With 24MP Front Camera

Some manufacturers focus on dual-curved screens. Some of them target customers who like large memory devices. The third ones pack their handsets with great front

Epson EH-TW6700 review

If a projector is a bridge between the big-screen spectacle of the cinema, and the comfortable familiarity of the home, then Epson’s EH-TW6700 straddles the

Klipsch RSB-8 review

THE GOOD: The Klipsch RSB-8 is a stereo sound bar with a wireless subwoofer which offers excellent movie sound and capable music reproduction. The addition

Control4 EA-1 Home Automation System Review

PRICE $600 AT A GLANCE Plus 50 context-sensitive programmable buttons on remote IR, serial, and IP-based control Amazon Alexa voice-control integration Minus Controller generates a

Yamaha RX-V681 review

THE GOOD: The Yamaha RX-V481 offers excellent sound quality in a relatively affordable package. Its enticing combination of features includes Dolby Atmos, multiroom music and

Anthem AVM 60 A/V Processor Review

PRICE $2,999 AT A GLANCE Plus Pristine audio plus 4K passthrough video Clean, simple, eminently usable design Excellent proprietary auto-setup/EQ system DTS Play-Fi streaming/multiroom wireless

Paradigm PW Amp review : This DTS Play-Fi amplifier will bring out the best from your speakers

Paradigm’s PW Amp can stream high-res audio while correcting your speakers’ and room’s acoustic shortcomings. Pros Can be used as a traditional analog amp or

Aerix Duet review

PROS Stunning design Effective 360-degree sound Optional stand is a work of art CONS Remote could be classier Doesn’t support AirPlay (yet) No DAB radio

2017 Chevy Malibu Hybrid Review

The 2017 Chevy Malibu is a far cry from the boring rental car option you spent three days in after a long flight. A stylish

Kicker Bullfrog Jump Outdoor Bluetooth Speaker Hands-on Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Great for impromptu gatherings Easy to transport Rugged build quality Plays loud and clear Water resistant Minus A bit bulky/heavy for

The best Amazon Alexa devices : Our pick of an ever-growing range of connected tech using Alexa Voice Service API

If there was a theme of CES 2017 it was Alexa-enabled smart tech. If Alexa hasn’t invaded your home yet, expect her to do so

Yamaha Aventage RX-A3060 A/V Receiver Review

PRICE $2,200 AT A GLANCE Plus Nine amp channels, 11.2 (7.2.4) pre-outs Automated angle and height calibration Minus No Auro-3D THE VERDICT Yamaha’s new flagship

Como Audio Solo & Duetto Wireless Music Systems Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Versatile Solid build quality Streaming via Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Impressive sound Intuitive app plus traditional remote Minus Wish it was battery-powered

Marantz SR7011 9.2 Channel AV Receiver Review

The Good Nuanced and refined sound Excellent surround performance Dolby Atmos, DTS:X & Auro-3D Support HDMI 2.0a/HDCP 2.2 support HEOS multiroom included Easy to setup

2017 Toyota RAV4 review

THE GOOD: The 2016 Toyota RAV4 SE offers a more dynamic drive character in this normally sterile class. More aggressive looks thanks to the exclusive SE

Who Should and Shouldn’t Buy a 2017 Subaru Impreza

After dropping over $1 billion on overhauling 95% of the Impreza platform, Subaru cashed in big time, as it recently took home the prestigious award for Japan

2017 Subaru BRZ Review

The Subaru BRZ has been around since 2013 and has soldiered on unchanged. That is, until the 2017 model year updates have taken hold, bringing

Vivo Xplay6 Review : Four-Sided Curved Screen Becomes a Mainstream

A few months back when learned the Xiaomi, Meizu and other Chinese smartphone makers will come in with curved screen phones, we didn’t think it