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LifeBEAM Vi review: Is Vi up to the task of being your new running coach?

Vi is a fitness coach with real personality, offering up helpful tips and guidance that will help you improve your workouts. When she’s working well,

Google I/O 2017: Latest news, keynote highlights and analysis

GOOGLE I/O 2017 KEYNOTE: HIGHLIGHTS, LATEST NEWS AND ANALYSIS The annual Google I/O 2017 developer conference is underway, and the keynote has already been and

Amazon Fire 7 review

PROS Terrific value Enough power to handle any Android game Decent battery life CONS Feels slow Basic build Low-resolution screen KEY FEATURES 7-inch 1,024 x

Samsung DeX Review: The Phone-as-PC Dream Remains Elusive

THE GOOD Super-simple setup Cheaper than most Chromebooks Easy to use Adds Ethernet and two USB Type-A ports THE BAD Small number of officially supported

Sony HT-ST5000 review

Verdict This Sony delivers an accomplished Atmos sound that sends the competition hiding For Excellent integration Weighty bass Fine detail Chromecast compatible Against Remote could

Audioengine HD6 Wireless review

If it wasn’t for Audioengine dabbling in everything from passive speakers to Bluetooth receivers, you could reasonably assume that its name was dreamt up by

Windows 10 S vs Chrome OS: Which budget laptop OS is better?

Windows 10 S vs Chrome OS: In the battle of ultra-light operating systems, Microsoft has taken aim at Google’s Chrome OS with the brand new

Sony UBP-X800 review

Doing something for the first time can often be nerve-wracking. Bungee-jumping, for example, or going on a date. And making a success of it is

Quad Z-4 Floorstanding Speaker Review : The Quad is big but also rather clever

Pros Supremely refined and spacious sound Easy to drive Great build Cons Not the most ballistic performer Rosewood finish a little brash Fairly big What

Amazon Echo vs Google Home – which is better?

Two internet giants are competing to be at the heart of everything you do – from playing music, online shopping and searching the web to

10 of the best Fitbit alternatives : Fitbits can’t be for everyone

Sometimes you just don’t want a Fitbit. Maybe you’re turned off by how they seem to be the most popular name in fitness tracking, or

FiiO X5 3rd Gen review : A well-built hi-res music player that falls just behind its rivals

Verdict A hi-res player that sounds good whether you’re streaming or playing locally For Good sense of rhythm Solid punch Huge storage Against Confined, occasionally

The best running apps for hitting your goals and smashing your PB

Whether it’s for your smartwatch or smartphone, these are the best apps out there Choosing a good running app is still one of the cheapest

Globe vs Smart: Samsung Galaxy S8 / S8+ Plans

Both Globe and Smart have just announced their postpaid offerings for Samsung’s latest flagships — the Galaxy S8 and the Galaxy S8+. The new Samsung handsets don’t

Audeze iSINE10 Earphones Review : In more ways than one, the iSINE is the start of something new

Pros Exceptional sound quality Good Lightning implementation Comfortable and well specified Cons Can be a little ruthless Looks won’t be to everyone’s taste Not hugely

Arcam rPlay review

Verdict An affordable, easy-to-use way to introduce myriad streaming solutions to your hi-fi system For Insightful, solid and articulate sound Vast streaming service support 24-bit/192kHz

Best Floorstanding Speakers of 2017

Serious about your speakers? Then it’s time to bring out the big guns. Floorstanding speakers have one of the most recognizable profiles of all speaker

Samsung QE49Q7C review

Never one to rest on its laurels, Samsung’s 2017 QLED TVs, are aimed at taking a direct swipe at the ever-increasing popularity of OLED screens.

Sony STR-DN1080 review

The Good: The Sony STR-DN1080 offers all of the features you could want in a modern receiver — multiroom music, Chromecast streaming, Dolby Atmos and

Yamaha WXAD-10 (MusicCast Add) review

OUR VERDICT Yamaha’s WX-AD10 multiroom adaptor warrants a hi-fi high five – it’s a gorgeous Hi-Res Audio streaming upgrade for legacy amps and music systems.

Vi AI Personal Trainer review: Heart rate-tracking Bluetooth earbuds with serious potential

These $250 Bluetooth earphones pack in a heart rate sensor, voice-coaching, and gorgeous Harman/Kardon sound in one lightweight package. But they’re hindered by an ultra-narrow

Leema Acoustics Quasar All-in-One System Review : The name is celestial but is the Quasar a star?

Pros Exceptional sound quality Good connectivity Superb build Cons Control app is limited Setup more involved than rivals What is the Leema Acoustics Quasar? The

RJ Armadillo Bluetooth Speakers Quick Review

What we liked about it: Quality build Can get really loud Balanced sound quality What we didn’t: Uninspiring design RJ Electronics, an arm of the

Samsung HW-MS650 review

PROS Robust, stylish single-body design Powerful bass without an external subwoofer Generous feature list Easy setup and slick multiroom streaming CONS Slightly aggressive at top

Amazon Fire TV Stick review

PROS Faster and more stable Alexa voice commands work well Much-improved interface Well priced CONS Aimed heavily at Prime users Some Alexa results could be

Moto G5 (2017) review

PROS So much tech for your cash Good performance Jazzed-up design CONS A Moto G4 downgrade in some ways KEY FEATURES 5.5-inch 1080p display 1.4

Denon AVR-X4300H 9.2 Channel AV Receiver Review

The Good Excellent all-round performance Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and Auro-3D Superb set of features HEOS multiroom support Easy to setup and intuitive to use Nicely

Yamaha WXAD-10 Hand-on Review

KEY FEATURES Services: Spotify, Tidal, Deezer, Napster, Juke, Qobuz Apple AirPlay, Bluetooth, DLNA Outputs: 3.5mm mini-jack, RCA Release date: May 2017 Price: TBC Manufacturer: Yamaha

Which Sonos speaker is best for you? Play:1, Play:3, Play:5, PlayBar or PlayBase

Multi-room speaker options are plentiful to say the least, with Denon, Samsung, LG and Bluesound all offering their own solutions. If you are reading this feature

Sonos Playbase review

PROS Good looks, solid build Seamless app integration Sonos app is still be best remote app ever Responsive touch keys Can be expanded with extra