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2017 Infiniti QX50: Suburban Snoozer or Performance Bruiser?

The compact luxury crossover segment has become an oversaturated open air market, as wealthy buyers find themselves overwhelmed with options when shopping for the ideal upscale automobile. With selections ranging anywhere from

Overclockers Titan Gladius review

PROS Smooth 4K gaming Exceptional performance Beautiful case and build CONS Expensive Faster SSDs are available KEY FEATURES 4.2-4.5GHz Intel Core i7-7700K (overclockable) 16GB DDR4

Yamaha Aventage RX-A3060 A/V Receiver Review

PRICE $2,200 AT A GLANCE Plus Nine amp channels, 11.2 (7.2.4) pre-outs Automated angle and height calibration Minus No Auro-3D THE VERDICT Yamaha’s new flagship

2017 Toyota RAV4 review

THE GOOD: The 2016 Toyota RAV4 SE offers a more dynamic drive character in this normally sterile class. More aggressive looks thanks to the exclusive SE

Ford Trends 2017: Fake News and Disappearing Water Loom Large

The annual Ford trends book details what’s on the horizon for people around the world and hints at potential for changes within the auto industry.

Emotiva Airmotiv 5CH Speaker System Review

PRICE $1,177 AT A GLANCE Plus Neutral balance with fine imaging Very good center-channel performance, integration Superb value Minus Towers may require substantial tilt-back THE

2016 Energica Eva Review

Electric bikes are really coming along nicely and the market is responding in kind, evidenced by sales of Energica’s Ego outstripping production to the point that it reached

2016 Jeep Cherokee Trailhawk review

THE GOOD: On paper it’s got the most off-road capability in its class. The Cherokee comes with the excellent Uconnect system. THE BAD: No Apple CarPlay or

Coach HP Smartwatch Review

THE GOOD Very attractive analog watch with comfortable leather strap Many smartphone notification options Waterproof casing THE BAD Limited activity tracking Can’t access already viewed

Which Laptop CPU is Right for You?

A computer’s processor is its brain, the component where most of the “thinking” happens. A faster CPU (central processing unit) lets you crunch spreadsheets, surf

Noble Audio Katana review

PROS The widest, most airy soundstage you’ll hear from in-ears Solid bass presence Luxuriously built Plenty of eartip options Great optional custom-fit service CONS UK

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

Amazon Prime Instant Video review

Verdict A more advanced, easier-to-use version of its former self, Amazon Instant Video is one of the most complete and competitive streaming services out there

Maserati Levante first drive: Taking the luxe offroad

When you think Maserati, you probably think if its thoroughbred Italian racing heritage, the glamour and slick sports car lines. It was perhaps totally fitting,

Kobo Glo HD review : This is a great e-reader for the money

The Kobo Glo HD delivers all the features you want in an e-reader without any unnecessary bloat. We also appreciate its ability to read a

Mini Countryman vs. BMW X1: Buy This, Not That

It’s a potential problem for any automaker, and frankly, the reason why this column exists. For companies with multiple brands, the bean counters, PR teams,

2017 Nissan GT-R Review: Supercar for the people

PROS Exceptionally fast in a straight line Very easy to drive quickly More comfortable than in years past Affordable compared to similar high performance cars

2017 Kawasaki Z650 First Ride Review

Here’s a number to consider: 382. Kawasaki says that’s the percentage the naked motorcycle market has increased since 2011. For comparison, the sportbike market has

The best kids trackers : Using wearables for child safety

Never lose track of your little ones again with GPS trackers for kids big and small Thanks to advances in GPS technology, keeping track of

WINK HUB 2 REVIEW

HIGHS Compatible with lots of devices Future-proofed with Thread Lots of memory Easy to set up LOWS No battery backup Pairing can be a pain

2017 Benelli TnT 300 Review : An pint-sized Italian streetfighter via China

Hmmm… the Benelli 300’s VIN plate says Made in China, but if it said Italy you could just as easily believe it: Check the nice

Insignia NS-55D510NA17 HD TV Review : Big Screen Lacks Definition

THE GOOD Large HD TV Competitive price THE BAD No 4K or HDR support Below par color No smart features VERDICT On first blush, the

2016 Benelli TnT 300 Review

Hmmm… the Benelli 300’s VIN plate says Made in China, but if it said Italy you could just as easily believe it: Check the nice

2017 Nissan Sentra NISMO First Drive: A modest performance proposal

It seems like only a month or so ago that I was behind the wheel of the new 2017 Nissan Sentra SR Turbo, the first

MyPhone myT2 DTV Quick Review

Pros: Functional DTV feature Good build Wide-viewing angle 3G cellular connectivity Cons: Weak speaker Inept cameras Low performance MyPhone invested in DTV features for their

2017 Lotus Evora 400 review

THE GOOD: With 400 horsepower and 186 mph top speed, the Evora 400 is the fastest Lotus street car to date. Midengine balance is a ball

2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR Review: Jaguar Still Has Its Wild Side

Jaguar wants to pretend it’s staying serious, if only for a moment. Except the bright-blue, 575-horsepower two-passenger sports car we’re driving suggests the British luxury

Nissan Sentra vs. Nissan Versa: Buy This, Not That

Generally, we use Buy This, Not That to compare two models that share a common platform and decide which one wears it best. But this

Meizu Pro 6S VS Xiaomi MI Note 2 Full Review

Recently, Xiaomi and Meizu both released their own flagship smartphone such as Xiaomi MI Note 2 and Meizu Pro 6s, they have similar price, and

Honda Civic RS v Hyundai Elantra SR Turbo comparison

It was only July when the Honda Civic VTi-S outshone both the Skoda Octavia Ambition and Hyundai Elantra Active. Here though, we have just two