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Pioneer Rayz Plus review

OUR VERDICT The Pioneer Rayz Plus offer us a glimpse at the future of headphones now that the 3.5mm jack is a thing of the

Marantz NR1508 review

The Good: The Marantz NR1508 offers a plethora of features and commendable performance in a compact package. Despite its small size, the receiver sounds completely

Pioneer XDP-30R review

Why buy a portable music player? You already have a phone that plays music – and who wants to carry two separate devices around with

The Best 3-Row SUVs for You and Your Family

It’s easy to see a driver going down the street in an empty SUV and shake our heads. It just seems wasteful. But there’s a

Teenage Engineering OD-11 review

PROS Minimalist cube design Excellent build quality Expansive, room-filling sound from relatively small box Intuitive Orthoplay app CONS Spotify and AirPlay only No Bluetooth music

EarStudio Bluetooth receiver review: Bring high-res wireless streaming to any wired headphones

This tiny box renders any headphones wireless, adding high-res music streaming, hands-free calling, and remote control capabilities in the process. Pros Makes any wired headphone

Pioneer Rayz Rally review

The Good: The Rayz Rally is a ultracompact speaker that plugs into the Lightning port on your iOS device, doesn’t require batteries or charging, and

Oppo Sonica DAC review

Is it a DAC? Is it a streamer? Is it worth £800/$1200? Despite its name, the Oppo Sonica DAC is much more than just a

DTS:X – what is it? How can you get it?

DTS returned to cinema sound after more than two decades with DTS:X, an object-based sound technology that’s a successor to DTS HD, and a rival

2017 Ferrari 488 GTB By Novitec Rosso Review

Before Novitec began tuning Lamborghinis, Maseratis, and McLarens, it staked its name and reputation on developing programs for Ferraris. It’s done quite well for itself

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Heritage Blue Special Edition Review

Japan is home to one of the biggest auto industries in the world, so it’s understandable why many automakers send special edition models to the

2017 Ferrari 488 GTS Triple Seven By Wheelsandmore Review

The Ferrari 488 GTS is a saucy piece of machinery that makes even the most hardened of men tremble in breathless anticipation. In a lot

Amazon Echo vs Google Home – which is better?

Two internet giants are competing to be at the heart of everything you do – from playing music, online shopping and searching the web to

FiiO X5 3rd Gen review : A well-built hi-res music player that falls just behind its rivals

Verdict A hi-res player that sounds good whether you’re streaming or playing locally For Good sense of rhythm Solid punch Huge storage Against Confined, occasionally

Audeze iSINE10 Earphones Review : In more ways than one, the iSINE is the start of something new

Pros Exceptional sound quality Good Lightning implementation Comfortable and well specified Cons Can be a little ruthless Looks won’t be to everyone’s taste Not hugely

2017 Fiat 500 Abarth Ares By Pogea Racing Review

The Fiat 500 Abarth is a cute little ride, isn’t it? It certainly looks the part of one, but being cute and cuddly isn’t the

Arcam rPlay review

Verdict An affordable, easy-to-use way to introduce myriad streaming solutions to your hi-fi system For Insightful, solid and articulate sound Vast streaming service support 24-bit/192kHz

Best Floorstanding Speakers of 2017

Serious about your speakers? Then it’s time to bring out the big guns. Floorstanding speakers have one of the most recognizable profiles of all speaker

Sony STR-DN1080 review

The Good: The Sony STR-DN1080 offers all of the features you could want in a modern receiver — multiroom music, Chromecast streaming, Dolby Atmos and

Nubia M2 vs Oppo R9S : Comparing Two Identical Phones

Pricing has always been one of the decisive factors when buying a smartphone. In this sense, any smartphone priced between $300 – 400 should correspond

The limits of semi-autonomous driving tech: We go Volvo Pilot Assist II winter testing

Semi-autonomous automotive tech has infiltrated a host of modern cars, but the luxury segment sees more than its fair share of systems designed to do

2017 Toyota 86 Review: A lesson for supercars

PROS Impressively affordable Entertaining to drive at legal speeds Great steering and solid transmission CONS Engine lacks refinement Cabin is plasticky and equipped miserly Rear

10 Cars With The Most Rare and Bizarre Engines

Thinking outside the box does not always constitute a brilliant design. While engineers may try to change the face of automobile industry as we know it by redesigning or

Meridian Explorer 2 DAC Review

Want to experience MQA without breaking the bank? Time to go Exploring Pros Capable of exceptional performance with MQA and standard files Good value Easy

Earphones between £330-350/$495-525 Group Test : It’s time to block out the world

What are we testing? This is a three way test of the Aedle ODS-1, Noble Trident and RHA CL1 Ceramic earphones. It is an unavoidable

Acoustic Research AR-M20 review

If hi-res music players such as the Award-winning Astell & Kern AK70 or the Onkyo DX-P1 can be considered Jack-of-all-trades in the market – the

Pro-Ject Primary review

Buying a turntable isn’t unlike choosing a pastry in that you might be tempted to go for the one with the biggest slice. When it

Aedle ODS-1 Earphones Review : You can’t go wrong with metal and leather

Pros Smooth and refined sound Superb build Useful, real world features Cons Not always able to create a perfect seal Slightly overcooked bass Carry bag

2017 Ferrari 488 Spider 4XX Siracusa By Mansory Review

There are tuners who are best known for their visual stylings while there are others who are recognized for the power upgrades they offer. Then

2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV : Who Should and Shouldn’t Buy This Car

Our first drive of the 2017 Chevrolet Bolt EV confirmed many of our best suspicions. Rumors of its excellent economy and legitimate range were true,