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Samsung QE49Q7C review

Never one to rest on its laurels, Samsung’s 2017 QLED TVs, are aimed at taking a direct swipe at the ever-increasing popularity of OLED screens.

LG OLED65E7V review

This year is shaping up to be the most exciting year for TVs in a long time. Not just because The Crystal Maze is returning,

BenQ X12000 review : Is the world’s first native 4K DLP projector any good?

PROS 4K images look stunningly detailed Beautiful colour management Bright pictures CONS Black levels could be better Rainbow effect can be distracting 60Hz motion artefacts

Sanus Swiveling TV Base for Playbase review : The perfect playmate for your Playbase

This TV stand is terrific whether or not you use it with a Sonos speaker. Pros The perfect companio to a Sonos Playbase Swivels TV

Singlecue Gen 2 review

THE GOOD: Using the Gen 2 Singlecue feels really cool, and the gesture tracking works well most of the time. THE BAD: The menu system

Galaxy S8 vs iPhone 8 : Rumors vs Reality

This year’s big smartphone war is between two highly anticipated flagships. Samsung’s new Galaxy S8 will fightApple’s iPhone 8. Collectively, the devices will look to

AOC Agon AG352UCG gaming monitor review

OUR VERDICT This is an excellent gaming monitor that will make you feel like you’re in the midst of the action while playing, and it’s

Origin Genesis Review : $9,000 of Gaming Greatness

THE GOOD Excellent performance Head-turning design Incredibly customizable THE BAD Takes up a lot of space Very expensive VERDICT The Origin PC Genesis offers crazy-powerful

Hisense launch new NU9700 and NU8700 ULED 4K HDR TVs

Ultra Contrast, Ultra Colours, Ultra Smart and Ultra HD Premium Hisense held their first ever European launch event in Barcelona this week and announced the

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

Blink Security Camera Review : Very Good for the Price

THE GOOD Interesting, compact design Easy-to-use mobile-app interface Free cloud storage Inexpensive THE BAD Color representation is only so-so Built-in light is weak No night

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