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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

10 Car Trends That Never Made Sense and Need to Disappear

Preferring custom cars that lean toward classy and comfy instead of extreme and unsightly may make us feel like a bunch of old fogeys, but at least

BlackBerry KeyOne Review: In Praise of the Keyboard

THE GOOD Physical keyboard allows for programmable shortcuts Outstanding battery life Useful BlackBerry software Bright display THE BAD Middling performance 4.5-inch screen feels cramped on

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

2017 Fiat 500 Abarth Ares By Pogea Racing Review

The Fiat 500 Abarth is a cute little ride, isn’t it? It certainly looks the part of one, but being cute and cuddly isn’t the

Lenovo ThinkPad T570 Review

The Pros Comfortable keyboard; Excellent battery life (with 6-cell battery); Fast PCIe SSD; Great port selection The Cons Dim display; Gets hot Verdict The ThinkPad

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 KD-65A1 OLED review

PROS Outstanding picture quality An innovative sound system that works Gorgeous design CONS Expensive Uninspiring remote KEY FEATURES 4K and HDR HDR10 and Dolby Vision

Zappiti Duo (2017) 4K HDR Media Streaming Player Review : Going from strength to strength

Pros Relatively simple to set up Excellent build quality Comprehensive connections Good, back-lit remote 4K HDR support Immersive audio capability Frame-packed 3D is no issue

Denon AH-D7200 review

There’s nothing like the luxury of slipping on a good pair of headphones and disappearing into your music. Sometimes you can put a price on

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

Panasonic DMP-UB400 review

It was only a couple of years ago it seemed 4K Blu-ray discs, and the players to spin them in, were a faraway dream. Ultra HD

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