peripherals

Surface Pro (2017) vs. Surface Laptop: What Should You Buy?

Microsoft’s Surface lineup features the company’s vision for premiere Windows 10 experiences. The Surface Laptop (starting at $999) is a standard clamshell notebook, while the

Onda Xiaoma 31 review

OUR VERDICT The Xiaoma 31, when considered in its own right, is a worthy laptop. However, it represents poor value-for-money compared to the competition, and

Belkin Thunderbolt 3 Express Dock Review: MacBook Pro ports, at a price

PROS Good demonstration of Thunderbolt 3’s flexibility Core ports are covered Compact and easy to set-up CONS Expensive Port selection is limited Cheaper alternatives on

Xbox One X vs PS4 Pro: What’s the difference between the 4K consoles?

XBOX ONE X (SCORPIO) VS PS4 PRO : New name, new choice We take a look at the PS4 Pro and Xbox One X specifications

Xbox One X: everything you need to know about the 4K Xbox

We round up the news, from prices to release dates, specification to features of Microsoft’s Xbox One X, formerly known as Project Scorpio…  Microsoft’s Xbox

Apple Watch Series 3 investigation: How Apple’s next smartwatch could go solo

Analysts, developers and others give their thoughts on the rumours We get it, the Apple Watch Series 3 is on your mind. What if you

Acer Predator Mouse Review: OK, But Could Be Better

THE GOOD Competent SteelSeries mouse Robust software Comfortable grip THE BAD Overpriced Limiting aesthetic design No distinguishing features VERDICT If you got the Acer Predator

ASUS GK1100 Mechanical Keyboard Review: Hi-quality Gaming Gear

A solid, if expensive, mechanical keyboard ASUS is continuing to beef up their gaming peripheral lineup in the Philippines. After releasing high-end ROG mice and

Asus VivoPC X Review: Gorgeous Looks, Limited Performance

THE GOOD Wonderfully compact design Affordable VR-ready THE BAD Performance trails that of some competitors Limited configurations Can’t upgrade components VERDICT The Asus VivoPC X

Samsung Galaxy Book 12 Review: A premium 2-in-1 with a price to match

PROS Well-constructed and quietly stylish Super AMOLED screen is superb S Pen is great for digital artists Impressive performance from Core i5 CONS LTE option

New Surface Pro vs Surface Pro 4: What’s the difference?

New Surface Pro vs Surface Pro 4: How does the new Surface Pro compare to the current hybrid king, the Surface Pro 4? We take

Roccat Leadr Review: Big Design, Big Performance

THE GOOD Large, comfortable design Lots of easy-to-reach buttons Much improved Swarm software THE BAD Huge receiver Few benefits over competitors VERDICT The Roccat Leadr

Gigabyte Sabre 15-K review

PROS Fast in 1080p games Better screen quality than rivals RGB keyboard backlight Slick design CONS Small SSD Underwhelming battery life Middling keyboard Weedy speakers

Samsung DeX Review: The Phone-as-PC Dream Remains Elusive

THE GOOD Super-simple setup Cheaper than most Chromebooks Easy to use Adds Ethernet and two USB Type-A ports THE BAD Small number of officially supported

Hands on: Asus AsusPro B9440UA review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The AsusPro B9440UA is a fantastic piece of technology in many ways, but we’re not big fans of the hinge – plus

Lenovo ThinkPad T470s Review

Pros / Great keyboard; Little bloatware; Solid performance; Thin and light Cons / Below-average battery life; Poor screens on lower-end models Verdict / The Lenovo

MSI GP72VR 7RFX Leopard Pro Review

The Pros Vivid display; Solid performance; Comfortable keyboard The Cons Very short battery life; More expensive than competitors Verdict The MSI GP72VR 7RFX Leopard Pro

Is the MacBook Air Good for Students?

The MacBook Air is definitely a laptop that’s long in the tooth. Apple hasn’t introduced a new model in two years, and it killed off the

Corsair Glaive RGB review

OUR VERDICT The Glaive RGB is a compelling competitor to the Razer DeathAdder Elite, but it fails to stand up again Corsair’s own history of

Microsoft Surface Laptop vs Apple MacBook (2016) vs Apple MacBook Pro (2016): What’s the difference?

Microsoft has introduced a new Surface-branded device – and it runs a new version of Windows 10. Called Surface Laptop, it’s a premium device designed

Surface Laptop vs MacBook Pro: Which is the better notebook?

Surface Laptop vs MacBook Pro: Has Microsoft outdone Apple with its new home-grown laptop? Here’s how it stacks up against the mighty MacBook Pro. Microsoft

Windows 10 S Unveiled: Here’s How It’s Different

Microsoft (May 2) announced Windows 10 S, an education-focused version of Windows 10 that runs only preinstalled applications or apps downloaded from the Windows Store. It’s

Turtle Beach Ear Force Stealth 520 Review: Behind the Times

THE GOOD Great in-game sound Attractive appearance Lots of audio modes THE BAD Clunky design Tedious setup Mic issues VERDICT The PS4-centric Turtle Beach Ear

Hands on: Gearbest PRW330 LED Projector review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Grab it while you can – this is the cheapest HD-capable projector currently on the market. While it’s noisy, the PRW330 features

Medion Erazer X7849 review

OUR VERDICT The Erazer’s soft touch finish, healthy arsenal of hardware and heavy array of connectivity options makes it a solid choice for any looking

Kingston HyperX Pulsefire Review: A Strong Start

THE GOOD Comfortable Simple setup Works in all genres Nothing extraneous THE BAD Jarring illumination No customization options VERDICT The Kingston HyperX Pulsefire is a

HyperX Pulsefire FPS review

OUR VERDICT HyperX’s first gaming mouse falls behind its toughest rivals with a price to match and far fewer features much less performance. FOR Grippable

Asus ROG Gladius II review

PROS Accurate tracking Gorgeous RGB lighting Good weighting Highly customisable Great build quality CONS Expensive Clunky software No weight adjustment KEY FEATURES 12000 DPI optical

Volta V Review: A Neat Gaming PC That Helps the Environment

THE GOOD Stylish, eco-friendly design Strong overall and graphics performance Runs very quiet THE BAD Not a lot of customization 4K gaming is mixed VERDICT

Logitech G413 Carbon review

OUR VERDICT The Logitech G413 Carbon is one of the best and most inexpensive gaming keyboards on the market; however, in some small ways, it