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nCube Home Review

Pros  Unifies control of multiple devices into one app  Smart automation via ‘Cubes’ routines Cons  Manufacturer-provided apps are generally better  Slightly buggy interface at times

Apple HomePod review: The smart sounding speaker that’s just not smart enough

The Apple HomePod is a £319/$424 speaker with Siri built-in. It plans to take on not only the much-cheaper Amazon Echo and Google Home but systems like Sonos too. Apple wants to deliver not only

Which Amazon Echo smart speaker should I buy?

Amazon is spoiling us for choice with its wide range of Echo smart speakers – we explain which Echo is best for you Amazon’s family

HDMI vs DisplayPort: Which display interface reigns supreme?

Both are capable of sending high-def video and audio from a source device to a display. So what’s the difference? The HDMI audio/video interface standard

Philips OLED 803 initial review: Stunning new entry into the 4K HDR OLED family

Philips has been a relatively small player in the OLED TV market over the last couple of years, with just two sets being made available:

Philips 328P6AUBREB review: A colour-accurate HDR monitor with some key problems

Packs in a lot of features, from HDR10 support to full sRGB and Adobe RGB calibration but there are a fair few flaws, too Pros

CES 2018: 8 awesome Android announcements you might have missed

CES may be all about consumer electronics, but sadly that doesn’t really include phones. Most companies hold off until the spring to unveil their newest

2018 Blocks smartwatch Hands-on Review : The Blocks modular smartwatch feels too late to the party

CES 2018: Modularity is an uphill battle The Blocks smartwatch was announced back in 2015, which in the relatively short timeline of modern wearables, feels

5 ways to get the best out of Amazon Alexa

Amazon’s Alexa turned out to be the holiday guest in millions of homes this year, and that means plenty of people getting to grips with everything their

5 must-have accessories for your new Amazon Echo

So you found an Amazon Echo under the tree, and now you’re wondering what to do next. Amazon’s best-selling smart speaker line-up was its star

Best Bluetooth headphones 2017: The best wireless in-ear, on-ear and over-ear headphones to buy

Ready to cut the cord? Then check out our guide to the ultimate Bluetooth wireless headphones of 2017 *** Note : £1 = $1.33 (correct

TaoTronics TT-SK15 Soundbar Review

Everything from smartphones to TVs are going compact. Little wonder then that the conventional home theatre systems are making way for streamlined soundabars. Now for

Cello Platinum P55ANSMT-4K Review: Can this cheap 4K TV save Christmas?

Pros Low-cost UHD display Gutsy soundbar Low input lag for gamers Cons Not HDR compatible Outdated smart platform Basic picture processing Key Features Review Price:

The Top 20 Best DJ Headphones in 2017

In this review we select the best DJ headphones that provide deep bass reproduction and crisp highs for DJ mixing that really bring out the

Panasonic TX-50EX750 review

OUR VERDICT Cosmetically, the EX750 is a sumptuous 4K flatscreen, but limited HDR effectiveness and bewildering image options make this TV a cautionary buy. FOR

Samsung UE49MU6400 Review

Pros Clean, sharp picture Good colours Nice design Good software Low input lag Cons HDR performance not hugely impactful Blacks are a little grey Key

TCL S305 series Roku TV (2017) review

The Good: Roku TV delivers the best smart-TV experience on the market. A superb user interface makes its thousands of apps and streaming video easy to

Philips Bass+ True Wireless Headphones Review

Pros Punchy and fun sound quality Continuous battery life Secure fit Cons Unattractive design Large and limited charging case Key Features Review Price: £99.99/$131.99 Bluetooth

Amazon Echo 2 review

According to the Chinese zodiac, 2017 was Year of the Rooster – but we’re inclined to suggest it’s also been the year of the smart speaker.

Hisense 55N6800 television review

OUR VERDICT It’s far from perfect, but the Hisense 55N6800 is proof that 4K TVs can be done well on a budget, combining great design

Amazon Echo Plus review

The Good: The Echo Plus keeps the original Echo’s design (and its beloved volume ring) while adding in an aux-out jack, a Zigbee radio to control

Amazon Fire TV Review

Pros  Snappy operation  Stable connection  4K and HDR  Slim and sleek design  Simple UI Cons  Amazon content takes priority  No Now TV  Must use bundled

BenQ PD3200U review

OUR VERDICT The BenQ PD3200U is a fantastic 4K monitor aimed at professionals, but gamers will also find plenty to like here. FOR 4K resolution

AOC AGON AG271QG Review

Pros Excellent overall image quality Great gaming performance Better value than competition Cons Unexciting design Still a big upfront investment Key Features 27-inch, IPS panel

Sonos One vs Amazon Echo: What’s the difference?

If you’ve considered buying a smart speaker in the last two years, you’ll undoubtedly be aware of Amazon’s Echo and its Alexa assistant and if you’ve ever

Smart speakers – everything you need to know

2017 will be seen as the year of the smart speaker. But what is a smart speaker? And what does it do? We give you

Amazon Echo Dot v Google Home Mini: The affordable smart speaker brouhaha

Which impulse-buy speaker is for you? For the longest time, the only affordable way to get into the smart home game was to lean onto

QLED vs OLED TV: Who Wins?

When two closely related, similar sounding acronyms are bandied about, confusion is bound to ensue. Hence, QLED and OLED are causing some consternation among shoppers

Google Home Mini Review: The First Great Echo Dot Rival

THE GOOD Attractive design Inexpensive Great audio quality for size Can control Android TVs and Chromecast THE BAD Hard to see status lights from across

Amazon Echo vs Sonos One: Battle of the smart speakers

The Amazon Echo was the original smart speaker. There have been countless rivals and imitators, but it remains one of the most popular options for anyone wanting