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Q Acoustics 3020 review

The Good: The affordable Q Acoustics 3020s bring a dynamic and detailed performance to your favorite tunes. Construction is excellent, there are four color options, and

Best hybrid cars in each sector

Whether you’re looking for a family hatchback, an SUV or a performance car, there’s a hybrid to suit. We take a look at the top

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

2018 Toyota C-HR review

THE GOOD: The 2018 Toyota C-HR comes standard with Toyota’s Safety Sense P suite of driver aid technologies. It’s one of the most uniquely styled vehicles

Polk Omni S2 review

The Good: The compact Polk Omni S2 is one of the least-expensive Play-Fi multiroom speakers yet. It offers a big soundstage and lots of bass. The

Top 20 Best Stereo Receivers of 2017

In this review we feature the best stereo receivers for serious audiophiles and those who want to take their music listening experience to the next

Top 20 Best Surround Sound Speakers of 2017

In this review we feature our top picks for the best surround sound speakers that deliver very crisp home theater-like sound performance at a value

Focal Sib Evo Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 review

The Good: The Focal Sib Evo Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 offers stylish looks and a relatively good price for a lifestyle speaker package. Surround-sound integration is seamless

Pioneer N-70AE review

If today’s typical music streamer were an animal, it could well be the tardigrade. Nicknamed the water bear, and labelled “the world’s most indestructible creature”, the tardigrade

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

Tidal Force Wave 5 headpone review: Planar magnetic headphone tech on the cheap

Tidal Force’s Wave 5 headphones gives you a small taste of the magic planar magnetic headphones can deliver. Pros Solid build quality Good price-to-performance ratio

Xiaomi Mi MIX 2 vs Essential Phone Comparison : Full-Screen Battle

Recently Xiaomi and Apple held a conference on the same day launching their full-screen smartphones. Honestly, we have been waiting for them for a long

How to Build Your First Home Theater From Nothing

Setting up a proper home theater doesn’t have to be terribly expensive or complicated. If you’re still watching TV on a tiny screen and crappy

2018 Lexus LS 500 First Drive: The luxury of identity

If it’s usually your thirties when you discover your real identify, you could argue the 2018 Lexus LS 500 and LS 500h are ahead of

Onkyo DP-S1 review

Looking at the Onkyo DP-S1, we get the feeling we’ve tested it before – the player’s design is incredibly similar to the recently-released Pioneer XDP-30R.

Apple CarPlay FAQ: Everything You Need to Know

After a slow start, Apple’s connected-car application, CarPlay, has finally started appearing in vehicles. Not only is the in-dash software designed to make hands-free calls,

AUDIOENGINE HDP6 Review : Give it the wood

The bookshelf speaker market is hugely competitive, with hundreds of companies putting out everything from tiny wireless wonders to huge monoliths that shade the line

Apple Lightning headphones: everything you need to know

Apple’s new iPhones don’t have a 3.5mm headphone jack, only a Lightning connection. So what are your options? When Apple removed the traditional 3.5mm headphone

Lexus LC 500 vs LC 500h: Is the V8 or hybrid best?

There’s a chance the styling of the Lexus LC has you salivating, but which model is best? We have driven the 500 V8 and 500h

2017 Suzuki Ignis review: The cheap and cheerful compact crossover

THE GOOD Funky design Quiet drive Cheap as chips THE BAD Not always the smoothest Some cheap plastics In our 2017 Suzuki Ignis review, we

Top 10 Best Home Theater Systems to Buy in 2017

Here are our top picks for the best home theater systems that deliver exceptional sound quality and the best value for the money. These home

Denon AVR-X2400H vs Sony STR-DN1080 vs Yamaha RX-V583 – which is better?

Every year, the battle of the £500/$750 AV receivers is one of the most nail-biting categories we examine. We’ve not even seen all of this

Vizio SB3621 review

The Good: The Vizio SB3621 offers excellent performance for an ultra-budget sound bar with great movie sound and toe-tapping music playback. The sound bar offers

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