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Sony KD-49XE9005 review

How long does it take your brain to process an image? No, it’s faster than that – it’s around 13 milliseconds. In the time it

Audeze iSine 10 review

THE GOOD: The iSine 10 uses planar magnetic drivers, which sound very coherent and spacious, with low distortion. Included Cipher Lightning cable has a built-in

Philips Fidelio SkyQuake B8/12 review

PROS Neat design Lively and entertaining sound CONS No HDMI 2.0 ports No network connection Surround effect is not convincing KEY FEATURES Dolby TrueHD and

Polk Magnifi Mini Compact Soundbar Review : Don’t be fooled by the size, it sounds big!

The Good Wide open sound Great performance Decent bass Convenient size Useful features The Bad Might struggle in larger rooms No on-screen display No remote

7 Reasons Why Xbox One Beats PS4

 Why Xbox Wins It may seem like the PS4 has already won the latest console war by a landslide, with over 50 million players and

Orbitsound One P70 preview: The compact, affordable soundbar

British-based audio company Orbitsound has unveiled a new soundbar, the One P70. At its £299 price point it’s very well positioned to undercut some of

JL Audio Dominion d110 Subwoofer Review

PRICE $1,100 each; $2,200 as reviewed AT A GLANCE Plus Powerful bass for a compact sub Performs extremely well with music and movies Minus Lacks

ZTE Blade V8 Pro Review : The Best Budget Phone Available

THE GOOD Dual rear cameras Attractive price Outstanding battery life Built-in fingerprint reader THE BAD No Android 7.0 Plastic back VERDICT The ZTE Blade V8

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

Asus ROG Centurion 7.1 headset review

OUR VERDICT If you can handle the Asus ROG Centurion’s weight and ostentatious design, the headset offers superb audio clarity and game-beating sound-manipulating features. FOR

Philips 901F OLED TV with Ambilight review: A cracking 4K OLED debut

This year is fast shaping up to be the year of OLED, with a raft of hot new TV screens set to join LG’s vanishingly

Razer BlackWidow Chroma V2 Review : Now with Wrist Rests

THE GOOD Comfortable keys New Yellow switches work well Pretty lighting Intuitive software THE BAD Expensive Very little new since the previous model VERDICT The

Honor 6X Review : Flagship Features for a Fraction of the Price

THE GOOD Attractive price Dual rear cameras Bright, 5.5-inch FHD display Solid performance for the price THE BAD No USB-C Rear panel isn’t fully metal

SVS PB16-Ultra and SB16-Ultra Subwoofers Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Powerful, deep bass response Infrared remote and Bluetooth app control User adjustable EQ presets Minus Extremely heavy Large size can make

Sony KD-65A1 hands on

On the Sony stand, we made a beeline for the KD-65A1, the 65in model in the company’s new A1 series of 4K OLED TVs. 75 and

Star Wars Propel Battle Drones review

PROS The unboxing experience will make you smile Incredible attention to detail Lots of fan service and ‘Easter Eggs’ Fun and (mostly) easy to fly

Lenovo IdeaCentre AIO Y910 Review : Gaming All-in-One Greatness

THE GOOD Excellent gaming and VR performance Crisp quad-HD display Upgradable design RealSense camera THE BAD No 4K display option VERDICT The Lenovo IdeaCentre AIO

Batwing Drone HD review

PROS Looks great Easy to learn Plenty of accessories Free replacement blades by post CONS Poor construction Not enough spare propellers in the box WHAT

Yamaha MusicCast YAS-306 review

PROS IR passthrough Well balanced, high-quality sound Generous features CONS No text-based display Comparatively expensive KEY FEATURES Air Surround Xtreme virtual surround sound Dolby Digital

Epson EH-TW7300 3LCD Projector Review

The Good Excellent image quality with normal Blu-ray Very good HDR playback with UHD Blu-ray Superb accuracy out of the box for Rec.709 content Excellent

Hisense HE65K5510 UHD 4K TV Review

The Good Impressive black levels and contrast ratios Excellent greyscale and colour accuracy Great backlight uniformity Good video processing Decent HDR performance Low input lag

Bose SoundTouch 300 review

Bose’s latest soundbar offering, the SoundTouch 300, is much like the Build-A-Bear concept. Choose your basic product first, then accessorise away to your heart’s desire.

Yamaha RX-S601 review

PROS Slim, elegant design Lots of features Powerful, attacking sound Excellent scale, wide soundstage CONS Could be more refined and insightful Flirts with brightness at

Philips 49PUS6401 review

How much screen technology can you pack into a £500/$750 TV? If you’re Philips, you say: as much as possible. With Ultra HD 4K resolution

Polaroid P49D600 review

Verdict A decent display with a good amount of detail, which is let down by a difficult user interface and absence of features For 4K

Philips Fidelio E6 review

PROS Gorgeous design and robust build Clever clutter-busting surround speakers Smooth, refined presentation Powerful, room-filling performance CONS Surround speaker performance No DLNA/UPnP playback via app

Finlux 48UXE304B-P review

Remember the puzzle about the farmer who needs to get a fox, a chicken and a bag of grain across the river? Well, television manufacturers

Astro A50 Review : The Ultimate Gaming Headset Just Got Better

THE GOOD Rich surround sound Extremely lightweight and cozy Modular components Useful base station Strong battery life THE BAD So-so microphone Companion app can be

Acer Chromebook R 13 Review

The Pros Runs Android apps; Excellent battery life; Sleek, premium-looking design; Comfortable keyboard The Cons Mediocre performance; Flat audio Verdict The Acer Chromebook R 13

Pioneer SC-LX701 review

The Pioneer SC-LX701 has a lot to live up to. It follows an auspicious line of Award-winning amplifiers at this price. From 2010’s SC-LX53 onwards,