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Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X Hands-on Review : Unboxing, First Impressions

Xiaomi recently announced a refreshed version of its popular Redmi Note 4. The update includes an upgrade to a Snapdragon chipset but unlike before with

Acer Predator 17X (GX-792, GTX 1080) review – 4K gaming on a laptop finally worth it?

Pros Excellent build quality Good customizable RGB LED keyboard and touchpad Supports up to three M.2 PCIe NVMe SSDs (2x 2280 1x 22110) Uncompromising desktop-grade

Kyocera DuraForce Pro Review : Unbreakable Exterior with a Blah Battery

THE GOOD Superbright 5-inch screen Military-grade durability IP-68 water-resistance Lots of buttons Super-wide-angle “action cam” THE BAD Underwhelming battery life Mediocre performance Big and heavy

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

Xbox One vs. Xbox One S : Which Should You Buy?

The Xbox One S is the definitive version of Microsoft’s game console, featuring a gorgeously slim design, HDR gaming capabilities, and 4K Blu-ray and streaming

2017 Hyosung GD250R Review

What’s up with Hyosung? The Korean bike builder just seems to do things its own way. If there’s a marketing department, it’s a secretive one

2017 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Recon Review

It’s no secret Jeep is preparing the next-generation of Wrangler due out for the 2018 model year. As such, the current Wrangler, well-known by its

Nokia 6 Review : Return of the King?

After enduring months of news, speculation, and leaks, HMD Global finally made Nokia’s return official with their first smartphone release, the mid-ranged Nokia 6. The

QCY Q29 Wireless Earbuds Review: AirPods on a budget

Apple’s AirPods have made untethered Bluetooth earbuds mainstream, but the design itself — that is, two untethered wireless ear pieces — has been around for

Acer Predator 17 (G5-793) review – hefty but solid as always

Pros Excellent build quality Good input devices Excellent pre-calibrated IPS panel with 75Hz refresh rate and G-Sync support The display doesn’t use PWM Outstanding cooling

NVIDIA SHIELD Controller Review (Gen 2, 2017)

PROS Top-notch feel Aesthetically pleasing Refined design makes a good upgrade from the original Battery lasts longer than the original CONS Provides essentially the same

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2017) Initial Hands-on Review : The A Series Goes Water Resistant

You’ve seen us crank out a fair amount of articles about Samsung’s 2017 line of A series phones and, yesterday —  January 11, we finally

Leica TL Review

Introduction The Leica TL is a new compact system camera with a 16-megapixel APS-C sensor and an upgraded AF system. Manufactured from a single block

HTC U Ultra vs HTC U Play: What’s the difference?

HTC U Ultra vs HTC U Play: We take a look at HTC’s newly launched handsets to see how they compare. Here’s all you need

New NVIDIA SHIELD TV hands-on at CES 2017: all about that controller

My initial experience with NVIDIA SHIELD 2017 was a positive one. While the device does not – at first – seem to be all that

Casio G-Shock MR-G MRGG1000B-1A Watch Review: The Luxury Beater

Casio recently celebrated the 20th anniversary of the MR-G family of top-grade G-Shock watches. The MR-G, or “Mr. G,” as Casio’s Japanese contingent calls it,

Onkyo E200BT Review – The Good Affordable Good Wireless IEM?

Over the past few years, we witness how wireless audio evolved for the better. From mostly expensive mediocre sounding earpieces to something more affordable that actually

20 Essential Google Pixel Tips and Tricks

Get to Know Your Pixel Google’s Pixel and Pixel XL are arguably the best Android smartphone you can get — we certainly feel that way,

OnePlus 3T vs Apple iPhone 7 Plus: Battle of the big phones

OnePlus 3T is the latest phone from the original market disruptors, and comes as one of our most highly recommended smartphones of the year. It

2017 Lotus Exige Sport 380 Review

Lotus was undergoing a bit a crises when its current CEO, Jean-Marc Gales, came onboard in 2014. But after spending nearly forty years in the

YouView 2.0 Update Hands-on Review : What’s new and why should you care?

YouView next-gen update: YouView has just had a massive software update intended to take the fight to rival smart TV services like Sky and Virgin.

Mionix Naos QG review

PROS Brilliant ergonomics Interesting biometric data graphs Sublime tracking performance CONS Limited RGB lighting Expensive for a wired mouse Elements of the software in beta

Eve V slays the Surface Pro 4 on specs – and is this week’s killer crowdfunder

Every week we scour Kickstarter, Indiegogo and more to find the best crowdfunding projects around, so you know which ones to consider backing – and

Blu Vivo 6 review

PROS Well priced Decent performance and storage Nice metal design CONS Camera is far from great Limited colour options KEY FEATURES 5.5-inch 1080p screen 64GB

AVADIRECT AVANT P750DM2-G REVIEW

HIGHS Excellent graphical performance Superb desktop-grade processor Good heat dissipation Durable build Sharp, high-quality display LOWS Poor battery life Big and heavy Irritating beeping on

Lenovo N22 Touch Chromebook Review

The Pros Useful handle; Long battery life; Will support Android apps The Cons Distorted sound; Mixed performance Verdict The Lenovo N22 Touch Chromebook has some

Hands on: XMG U727 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT XMG’s newest SLI gaming laptop has retro good-looks and top of the line GTX 1080 SLI hardware under the hood. FOR Twin

Dell Vostro 14 5459 review – a compelling choice, if you are into 14-inchers

Pros Rigid construction and refreshing design Good touchpad Relatively slim and portable Good battery life Cons Display with low contrast ratio The display uses aggressive

PSB SubSeries 450 Subwoofer Review

PRICE $1,499 AT A GLANCE Plus Very powerful on music Outstanding build quality Small size Minus Tepid output at the very bottom THE VERDICT One

Cherry Mobile Cosmos 3 Initial Hands-on Review: The X20-equipped Phone You Should Get?

When Cherry Mobile released the Helio-powered X20 M1 a few months ago, we were excited at the prospects of the new chipset. The promise of