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Hands on: SNES Classic Mini review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Our early impressions suggest the SNES Classic Mini is every bit as lovingly designed as its predecessor, while removing its single biggest

VW Microbus EV reborn: 5 things you should know

You have to wonder why it’s taken Volkswagen so long to reboot the Microbus, but come 2022 the iconic shape will return to the roads.

Retro Roadsters Revisited: BMW R NineT Pure Vs Honda CB1100EX Vs Triumph Bonneville T120 Black

When last we visited this class three years ago, it wasn’t exactly this class but it was close. Triumph’s new Bonnevilles hadn’t been born yet,

10 Best iPad Games

Tired of Candy Crush and Temple Run? Maybe it’s time to expand your mobile gaming catalog. Whether you’re looking to punch your opponents into submission

Polar M430 review: Polar’s all in one GPS sports watch is a top Garmin and Suunto rival

The Polar M430 isn’t the top-end Polar running watch – that honour belongs to the V800. But, given the V800 is older than your nan

2017 SSR Motorsports Buccaneer Review

SSR Motorsports brings some classic Italian style to the small-displacement U.S. market with its Buccaneer Classic and Cafe’ Racer models. Powered by 250 cc air-cooled

Blue Satellite Wireless Headphones Review

After making its name building microphones for both amateurs and professionals, Blue made the leap to headphones back in 2014. Its first model, the Mo-Fi,

Best wireless speakers for 2017: These are our 14 favourite Bluetooth speakers

The latest Bluetooth speakers deliver great sound quality and pack bags of features. Here’s a guide to choosing the best for you. For those of

Hyperkin SmartBoy review

Pros Good physical controls Supports original cartridges No batteries required Cons Limited phone support at present Booting games is quite fiddly Quite bulky Key Features

Sega Genesis Flashback review

The Good: The Sega Genesis Flashback has wireless controllers, save game slots and it works with HDTVs. It comes with dozens of preinstalled games, and

The 13 Fastest Modern Muscle Machines

Power and adrenaline: these are the two things most commonly associated with American automakers, at least as far as specialties go. Ford, Pontiac, Dodge, and

Fender Monterey Review

Pros It looks like an amp! Physical EQ knobs Expansive, detailed sound Decent stereo effect Cons Sounds harsh at high volume No optical input Key

What can you buy for the same price as a Leica TL2 and lens?

A look at what you can get for the same outlay as Leica’s newest mirrorless model. Everybody knows that Leica is not the brand for

10 Ways the 2017 Dodge Challenger GT Is a Family-Friendly Muscle Car

The 2017 Dodge Challenger GT could finally end that ongoing fiery debate between you and that special someone in your life. You know, the mature

2017-2018 Suzuki Vanvan 200 Review

First out in the 1970s, the VanVan from Suzuki has that charming retro look that screams UJM. Recently reintroduced here in the U.S., the VanVan

2016-2017 Yamaha SR400 Review

Yamaha’s motto for the SR400 is “everything old is new again,” and nothing speaks more to that than a kickstarter and tubed tires. Re-introduced to

2017 Honda CB1100EX Review

One of the most famous taglines in motorcycle history is “You meet the nicest people on a Honda.” And when it comes to nice motorcycles,

Raspberry Pi: Everything you need to know

How to get started with this $35 mini-PC that’s beloved by makers and DIY enthusiasts. The Raspberry Pi craze is a little over five years

Zeiss Milvus 35mm f/1.4 Review

Zeiss Milvus 35mm f/1.4 Pros Excellent sharpness Low CA Low flare Smooth bokeh Bright f/1.4 aperture Precise manual focusing Dust and moisture resistance Superb manufacturing quality

Hyperkin Retron HD review

PROS Attractive design Plays original NES carts Bundled controller is excellent CONS Some inaccuracies in games No power supply in the box HDMI output could

Amkette Pocket review: Packs a whole lot of punch

Top Features * Good sound quality * Torchlight & FM Radio * Retro design If you’re a music lover, chances are pretty high that you

Royal Enfield Bullet 500 EFI Review

Royal Enfield brings old-school, British charm to the American market like no other builder in the world, and the Bullet 500 EFI is no exception.

Tannoy Arden review

PROS Outstanding imaging and incredible scale Unfussy about placement Useful treble trim control Easy to drive CONS Need plenty of room KEY FEATURES Dual-concentric driver

Geneva Touring S review

PROS Looks gorgeously retro Built-in radio Good battery life Removable rechargeable battery Relatively compact CONS Thin sound Harsh at high volume KEY FEATURES Bluetooth DAB/FM

Lenovo IdeaPad 100S-14 Review

The Pros Classy design; Best 14-inch display; Quality keyboard The Cons Quiet speakers; Short battery life; Body flexes Verdict For under $200, the Lenovo IdeaPad

Mazda Old v New: 2017 Mazda 3 SP25 Astina v 1980 323 De-Luxe

The opportunity to dig deep into motoring history and to experience it first hand can be as frightening as it’s possibly enlightening. In the case

25 Fastest Cruiser Motorcycles From 0-60

Big, brawny cruisers tell a lot of the story of American motorcycles, and they state their case loud and clear. There is no mistaking the

Cambridge CXA60 vs Rega Brio – which is better?

The stereo amplifier is the beating heart of any hi-fi system. It’s the link between your source and your speakers, driving your system to its

The Miggö Pictar is a pricey camera grip for iPhone photographers – Review

What we like: Good ergonomics and comfortable grip Easy to use Customizable configuration Well-designed app What we don’t like: Cheap plastic material Requires fairly obscure

Tivoli Audio Model One Digital review: Big sound from a small footprint

It’s a little short on extra features, but it sounds beautiful whether it’s streaming music from services like Spotify and Tidal or from your own