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The highest-performing PC hardware you can buy today

Looking to build the ultimate PC? If price is no object, this is the hardware you want. The best gear money can buy One of

The Complete Guide to the Best Mirrorless Cameras – 2018 edition – Part I

Mirrorless cameras have become a force to be reckoned with over the past five years thanks to various improvements and advancements in technology and customer

Aune S6 Review : warm, thick, impressive low end grunt

Pros:  Full bodied sound, nice information display, balanced inputs and outputs, digital numeric volume display Cons: single-ended sound is foggy, soft treble, only DSD128 (DoP),

vivo X21 Review: A taste of the future

vivo’s new phone is an odd mix of the new and the old Imagine a phone that’s able to scan your fingerprints through a display.

Sony HT-ZF9 review : A great Dolby Atmos-lite soundbar

Pros Compelling virtual Dolby Atmos performance Excellent upmixing of 5.1 and stereo content Surprisingly musical Cons Can be confusing to use A tad ugly sans

Samsung HW-N450 soundbar review: A solid entry-level offering that’s ideal for Samsung TV owners

This value-laden sound bar delivers where it counts. The HW-N450 is a very good entry-level soundbar, especially for Samsung TV owners. Pros Thin profile with an

Your running watch explained: How to understand the stats

We demystify the jargon to help you get more from your running watch If you’re using your GPS running watch just to track your distance and pace,

Best GPS running watch and sports wearables to buy 2018

Whatever your needs, check out our selection of top running watches Deciding on the best running watch for you is an extremely personal choice. Each

2018 Hot Hatch Mega Test Face-off: Ford Focus RS, Honda Civic Type R, Hyundai i30 N, Peugeot 308 GTi, Subaru WRX STI, Volkswagen Golf R

Is there a more vibrant and diverse segment on the market right now than that labelled ‘hot hatch’? In fact, is it technically a segment

Razer Hyperflux review: A wireless mouse that has no battery inside—believe it!

It sounds like science fiction—but it’s real, and it works. It sounds like science fiction—Razer’s new Mamba Hyperflux is a wireless mouse without a battery

Sony a7 III – Mirrorless, Full-Frame Camera Review (with Video)

The Sony a7 III. It’s fair to say that the first quarter of 2018 has been dominated by the launch of the full-frame, 24.2 MP

Volkswagen Golf GTI Old v New: 2018 MkVII v 2007 MkV comparison

Despite the recent avalanche of go-fast Volkswagen Golfs off the back of 2017’s Mark 7.5 update, there’s evidence about that you can’t please everyone all

And finally: The Samsung Gear S4 will come with more in-depth sleep tracking

We’re heading into Easter weekend and, at least for tech companies, that seems to mean it’s perfect time to release some software updates. Samsung released

Sony Xperia XZ2 review

1. Introduction, specs, unboxing Xperia XZ2 & XZ2 Compact Introduction It’s no secret that Sony is undergoing some substantial changes, with more likely still ahead on

And finally: The Xiaomi Mi Band 3 is on the way and more

Smaller stories and blips from the week This was a week of highs and lows. Frederique Constant unveiled the world’s first mechanical smartwatch, which uses its

Resting heart rate guide: The devices to track for RHR and how to lower it

A slow beat is the sign of a healthy ticker, here’s how to measure it Heart rate tracking is becoming an ever-more crucial ingredient for

Samsung Notebook 9 Pen review: Solid stylus, so many compromises

My backpack is a disaster. I’ve always been sort of a pack rat, and working at Engadget doesn’t help. Every day I lug a laptop, a

2018 BMW M140i v Ford Focus RS LE v Honda Civic Type R comparison

Front-wheel drive has been part of the classic hot-hatch formula since the genre was ignited in the 1970s. The layout would dominate any all-time-greats list for

Vaunt smart glasses: The 5 Glasshole lessons Intel learned

Intel’s Vaunt smart glasses are real, and they’re arguably the most realistic vision of how wearable computing can escape the “Glasshole” reputation. Fruit of the

Best sports watch 2018: Top GPS watches for running, cycling and swimming

Whatever your needs, check out our selection of top running watches Deciding on the best sports watch for you is an extremely personal choice. Each

Best Smart Speakers of 2018: the Pros and the Cons

At CES 2018, the usual circus of new products, experimental devices, and moonshot projects seem to have a common undertone: AI assistants. At almost every

iMac Pro review: Mac Pro power in the shape of an iMac

The fastest Mac available is for users who demand multi-core performance. Pros Fastest Mac you can buy Quiet cooling system Plenty of high-speed connection ports

How FDA approval affects your wearables, and how it’s going to change

What you need to know about wearables and the FDA In the past couple of years, as tech companies have increased their interest in digital

Google Home Max review: The best (and most expensive) smart speaker

The chances are almost 100% that everyone reading this has some way to access the Google Assistant. You might even have more than one Assistant

New Dell XPS 13 (2018) vs XPS 13 (2017): What’s the difference?

Dell’s XPS 13 has been one of the best ultraportable laptops since it was first launched back in early 2012. It was part of Intel’s

5 ways to get the best out of Amazon Alexa

Amazon’s Alexa turned out to be the holiday guest in millions of homes this year, and that means plenty of people getting to grips with everything their

How to use heart rate variability to up your running game

Is this the most important heart rate metric that you need to follow? Just as we’re getting used to the idea of heart rate zone

The best Polar watch : A comprehensive roundup of the top Polar devices to buy now

A comprehensive roundup of the top Polar devices to buy now Picking the top Polar running watch or activity tracker is no easy task. The

Jibo Review: Alexa gets some cute competition

PROS Engaging movements really add to Jibo’s personality Facial-recognition makes the robot more proactive Far more personable than an Amazon Echo CONS Expensive compared to

Why Under Armour killed HealthBox

Under Armour: ‘Why we walked away from HealthBox wearables’ – CTO Paul Fipps speaks to Wareable about discontinuing the HealthBox suite Back in mid-October, I requested