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Lenovo Ideapad V510 review – so many features, the price can’t handle it

Pros Decent build Fingerprint reader Excellent value IPS display Supports M.2 SATA SSDs Cons Slightly below average battery runtime Limited availability worldwide The screen uses

How-To Use Your Alienware Notebook for VR

Now that the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive have arrived, you’re ready to jump into the virtual reality fray. However, like many of us, you

Philips 2017 TVs – everything you need to know

A second OLED screen with Ambilight, new 4K HDR LCD ranges, and Freeview Play incoming – Philips is back with a bang in 2017. Read

Hands on: Philips 55POS9002 OLED TV review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Although it’s a relative newcomer to the OLED scene, Philips has so far impressed with its use of the technology, fully capitalising

Zmodo Torch Pro review

THE GOOD: Zmodo’s $200 Torch Pro camera light, doorbell and Wi-Fi range extender work together to deliver prompt motion alerts and a high-definition live feed

Philips Fidelio SkyQuake B8/12 review

PROS Neat design Lively and entertaining sound CONS No HDMI 2.0 ports No network connection Surround effect is not convincing KEY FEATURES Dolby TrueHD and

Creative SoundBlasterX Katana review

OUR VERDICT This incredibly loud soundbar for desktops impresses with music as well as games, though it’s desk space-saving USP is marred by its use

Philips 43PUS6401 review

Not all 4K TVs are created equal, so when considering a 43in 4K HDR set for under £400, you have to be prepared to make

Philips Brilliance 275P4VYKEB review

PROS Outstanding colour coverage Huge resolution Sturdy design Useful USB hub and webcam CONS Needs more inputs Hood would have been useful Brightness slightly lower

Philips BM6B review

Are you reading this and, at the same time, thinking ‘is there a Bluetooth speaker system, which, at the tap of a button plays the

Swann DVR8-5000 review

PROS Excellent video quality Robust hardware CONS DVR is noisy No IFTTT channel Fiddly apps No cloud storage KEY FEATURES 1080p recording 2TB DVR HDMI

Lenovo Legion Y520 (GTX 1050 Ti) review – the Y-series are finally on the right track

Pros Impeccable build quality and refreshing aesthetics Lighter than its predecessor Excellent keyboard and touchpad experience Despite its drawbacks, the IPS screen provides good image

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

Philips 55POS901F/12 OLED TV review

PROS Gorgeous design Mostly outstanding picture quality Decent sound quality CONS Can be complicated to use Uses a 2016 OLED panel Input lag slightly high

Logitech Harmony Elite Review

THE GOOD Easy setup Intuitive interface Dedicated smart home buttons Works with huge number of devices THE BAD Heavier than previous version VERDICT If you

D-Link DCS-8200LH HD 180-Degree Wi-Fi Camera review : An all-seeing eye for large spaces

The D-Link DCS-8200LH HD Pan & Tilt Wi-Fi Camera is a fantastic option for monitoring large spaces or tracking active kids and pets. Most home

Philips 901F OLED TV with Ambilight review: A cracking 4K OLED debut

This year is fast shaping up to be the year of OLED, with a raft of hot new TV screens set to join LG’s vanishingly

Jam Voice Bluetooth Speaker with Amazon Alexa review : Leave this one on the shelf

The JamVoice’s speaker is better than what you get with an Amazon Echo Dot, but that benefit is negated by the need to push a

OLED vs LED LCD – Which display tech is the best?

OLED VS LED LCD – AN IN-DEPTH GUIDE TO THE RIVAL TECHNOLOGIES 2017 is shaping up to be a big year for TV tech. Ultra

Skullcandy Hesh 2 Wireless review

Those who are after stylish headphones and who have plenty to spend might end up with a pair of Beats Solo 2 Wireless. But not

Acer Predator 17 (G5-793) review – hefty but solid as always

Pros Excellent build quality Good input devices Excellent pre-calibrated IPS panel with 75Hz refresh rate and G-Sync support The display doesn’t use PWM Outstanding cooling

Razer Project Ariana hands-on at CES 2017: gaming room lighting gets wacky

Razer’s Project Ariana was used this week at CES 2017 to show the potential of Razer Chroma lighting in full-room immersion. The company announced earlier

Panasonic TX-40DX700B review

Verdict Sharp 4K images and plenty of smart features from a small, affordable screen For Sharp, detailed picture HDR support Freeview Play Wide range of

Audeze EL-8 Titanium review

Considering the number of people still using the bundled earphones that come with their phones, aiming a pair of £700/$1050 headphones at a smartphone audience

Emotiva Airmotiv 5CH Speaker System Review

PRICE $1,177 AT A GLANCE Plus Neutral balance with fine imaging Very good center-channel performance, integration Superb value Minus Towers may require substantial tilt-back THE

Amazfit Arc review : If cutting costs is a top priority, look no further than Arc

Huami’s on a roll this year. The Chinese company has already released the Amazfit Moon Beam and Equator wearables, which weren’t perfect but fantastically eye

Google Wifi Review: Meet mesh networking’s new star

PROS Easy to setup and manage Family-friendly features Solid mesh network performance Affordable for a mesh system CONS Performance doesn’t equal high-end routers at closer

Philips SHB8750NC review

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then the Philips SHB8750NCs are being very nice to the Award-winning SHB8850NCs. Superficially, these two pairs of

Samsung SmartThings review

PROS Simple-to-use app Incredibly flexible Powerful developer community CONS No easy way to disable alarm without the app or Presence Sensor Third-party integrations can be

Acer H6517ST review

PROS Detailed, well-balanced pictures Short-throw benefits without the usual negative side effects Good value CONS Pretty noticeable rainbow effect Slightly noisy runner outside of its