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HTC BOLT REVIEW

HIGHS Capable cameras Unobtrusive software LOWS Disappointing audio Dim display High price tag Fast cellular in few markets HTC’s not the shining example of Android

PARROT DISCO REVIEW

HIGHS Only 1.6 pounds Smooth flight Little assembly and setup required Long flight time compared to quadcopters Durable design LOWS Can’t hover or pan sideways

Medium wagon comparison : Hyundai i40 v Mazda 6 v Volkswagen Passat

At the risk of flogging the proverbial horse, we often wonder why more people don’t buy mid-sized wagons over medium SUVs. We understand the appeal

The Samsung 960 Pro (2TB) SSD Review

A year ago, Samsung brought their PCIe SSD technology to the retail market in the form of the Samsung 950 Pro, an NVMe M.2 SSD

Hands on: HP ProBook 455 G3 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT HP’s slick ProBook 455 G3 is a weighty entrant into the mid-range laptop world, but don’t expect blazing performance out of its

Dell DS1000 Dock Review

The Pros Charges over USB Type-C; 4K Output; The Cons Ports are hard to reach; Alt-mode is finicky; Attached cables Verdict The Dell DS1000 puts

Hands on: DeWalt MD501 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The MD501 is, sadly, an overpriced rugged smartphone with underpowered hardware. The fact that it still runs Android Lollipop makes it even

Hands on: Moto Z Force review

This is the more durable, longer-lasting Moto Z. FOR Shatterproof screen Promising 21MP camera Longer battery life AGAINST Verizon and US exclusive Fingerprint magnet No

Audeze ups the ante, again, with the EL-8 headphones

The high-end headphone scene never ceases to amaze me. Competition is fierce, especially at the upper reaches of the high-end, $1,000+ headphones that are still

Monster Blaster Bluetooth Boombox

PRICE $400 AT A GLANCE Plus Killer outdoor music system Super sturdy design Battery powered Awesome one-time, “no-fault replacement” policy Minus Pricey Heavy! THE VERDICT

Koss Pro4S Headphone Review

PRICE $150 AT A GLANCE Plus Big on comfort Lifetime warranty Timbrally rich Minus Lacks mic and phone controls THE VERDICT The Koss Pro4s doesn’t

Leagoo Elite 1 – Full Review

A relatively unknown name in the UK, ‘Leagoo’ is the smartphone brand name of ‘Shenzhen OTEDA Technology Co., Ltd’… which doesn’t quite roll off the

NordVPN review

PROS Large number of servers and end-point countries Worked for Netflix during our tests Wide range of privacy and security features Clear no-logging policy CONS

CyberGhost review

PROS Boxed copies available for physical purchase Large number of servers Wide range of endpoint countries Clear no-logging policy CONS Didn’t work for Netflix during

Fluance Fi70 Review : a massive, beautiful Bluetooth speaker

There are speakers, and then there are speakers. When I first saw a picture of Fluance’s Fi70 wireless speaker, it was on a pedestal and

HTC Sense 8.0 vs Sense 7.0 : New features tweaks and changes reviewed

The HTC 10 brings with it a new version of Sense that’s moved a fair distance from the experience on HTC’s previous flagship device, the

The Hoverboard You Should Get (So Far)

Whether hoverboards are this year’s Tickle Me Elmo or the beginning of a true movement in, well, movement is yet to be seen. Either way,

How to speed up Windows 7, 8.1 and 10

We run through the best ways to speed up Windows 7, 8.1 and 10. When we first install Windows or when we power up a

Kurio Xtreme 2 Tablet Review

The Pros Affordable price; Decent parental controls; Fun, motion-controlled games The Cons Sluggish performance; Short battery life; Relatively dim display Verdict The Kurio Xtreme 2

Intel 6th gen Core vPro adds multifactor authentication to speed

Intel is mighty proud of its new generation Skylake Core I processors, and perhaps it has every right to be. But as much as the

Microsoft: newer processors will only run Windows 10 or later

Microsoft has just revealed a new policy that once again tries to “encourage” users to upgrade to or embrace Windows 10, but this time it

2015 Moto Guzzi V7 II First Ride Review

I have to begin this article with one of my periodic confessions: I have very mixed feelings about the whole Retro Bike scene. To put

Sonos Play:5 review (2015): a generational leap forward

The all-new Sonos Play:5 is the company’s first major hardware revision; a fresh flagship for its fleet of WiFi-enabled speakers. Sonos’ products have always been

Maingear Announces Powerful NOMAD 15 Gaming Laptop

When you want to play PC games, you really have two choices: Either you play on your desktop, or you sacrifice quality for portability. But

Microsoft to push Windows 10 Mobile updates direct to users

Unlike desktop OS updates, software updates for mobile devices can be a bit tricky, even convoluted, depending on how many cooks are in the kitchen.

Microsoft explains what data Windows 10 collects

Right from the get go, one of the most voiced criticisms of the new Windows 10, right next to forced system updates, is its privacy

Monitor Audio Airstream S200 review

Key Features: AirPlay & DLNA streaming; Bluetooth 4.0 with aptX; Airstream Direct; C-CAM speaker drivers; 65W power output Manufacturer: Monitor Audio What is the Monitor

What’s LTE Over WiFi? How Could It Speed Up Your Phone?

Your data speed and coverage could soon improve thanks to an innovation called LTE over WiFi. The technology would enable carriers to expand traffic to unlicensed

Firefox for iOS preview rolls out in New Zealand

In 2013, Mozilla declared that it will not bring Firefox to iOS because of both technical difficulties and Apple’s own policies. What a difference two

Huawei Honor 7 Review

If your perception of a Chinese-made smartphone still involves plastic and cheap knockoffs, then you might not have paid attention to the market for past