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Rokid Glass hands-on: AR glasses with teething pains

Is the world ready for augmented reality glasses? More importantly, perhaps, are augmented reality glasses manufacturers ready? Having tried the latest attempt at the segment, Rokid’s

Best fitness tracker guide: The top activity bands you can buy now

Eat, sleep, walk, repeat with these top activity bands The best fitness trackers and activity bands are now much more than just basic step-counters. They

Magic Leap One: All the details on the mysterious mixed reality glasses

And what we still – STILL – don’t know The wait for Magic Leap has been a long roller coaster of emotions, but the company

Panasonic TH-49EX600D LED TV Review

Our Verdict The Panasonic Shinobi Ultra is not a bad television, but it’s not cheap either. Priced at over Rs. 1 lakh, it seems to

NVIDIA TITAN V: 5 features for scientists, researchers, and gamers

Today the NVIDIA GeForce GTX TITAN V was revealed as what the company calls The Most Powerful PC GPU Ever Created. Inside this machine is

HP Omen X VR Backpack Review

You’ve never seen a PC like HP’s Omen X Compact Desktop. It’s a powerful gaming rig, and it’s small enough to do double duty as a

How to Play Battlefront 2 on a Cheap (or Old) Graphics Card

In one of today’s hottest new games, Star Wars Battlefront 2, you can participate in epic battles set in a galaxy far, far away. If

Samsung UE49MU6400 Review

Pros Clean, sharp picture Good colours Nice design Good software Low input lag Cons HDR performance not hugely impactful Blacks are a little grey Key

Hisense 55N6800 television review

OUR VERDICT It’s far from perfect, but the Hisense 55N6800 is proof that 4K TVs can be done well on a budget, combining great design

Star Wars: Jedi Challenges Review: The AR Force is strong

PROS Finally, a “real” lightsaber Affordable, with great build-quality AR graphics flatter the Star Wars universe CONS Single-player only (for now) AR lightsaber blade can

Gigabyte Aero 15X Review

The Pros Bright display; Long battery life; Solid performance and transfer speeds The Cons Stiff keyboard; Touchpad doesn’t support all gestures Verdict The Gigabyte Aero

N64 Mini: Everything we know

The NES Mini and SNES Mini have proven to be hugely popular, so much so that they’re still incredibly difficult to find in the wild. By capitalising on our

Sphero Mini Review

Pros Adorable design Approachable and easy to use Well-designed app Great introduction to coding Cons Imprecise controls Face controls are gimmicky So-so battery life Key

SteelSeries Apex M750 Review

Pros Key switches are great for gaming RGB lighting looks great Solid build quality Cons Very expensive No wrist rest, media keys, USB passthrough or

Astro A20 Headset Review: A Midrange Wireless Contender

THE GOOD Incredibly comfortable and lightweight Mostly strong game audio Convenient on-ear controls THE BAD Some background hissing Underwhelming microphone VERDICT The Astro 20 is

Asus ZenBook Pro UX550VE Review

The Pros Strong performance and graphics; Sleek design The Cons Quiet speakers; No 4K display option Verdict The ZenBook Pro UX550VE is a sleek laptop

Tidal Force Wave 5 headpone review: Planar magnetic headphone tech on the cheap

Tidal Force’s Wave 5 headphones gives you a small taste of the magic planar magnetic headphones can deliver. Pros Solid build quality Good price-to-performance ratio

8 Reasons to Buy the Google Pixel 2 (and 4 Reasons to Skip)

Pixel 2 Pros and Cons The Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL have one mission: put the smart back in smartphones. With enhanced artificial-intelligence features

Focal Clear review: One of the finest headphones money can buy (and you’ll need lots of it)

These are among the finest headphones you can buy, and they’re priced accordingly. Pros Better sound than many $2,000 headphones we’ve heard Astounding, lush sound

Garmin Vivofit Jr. 2 guide: What you need to know about the kids fitness tracker

Disney and Garmin come together to make fitness fun The original Vivofit Jr. tried to make fitness tracking a little more fun for kids, but

Alcatel A30 Plus Review: A Blah Budget Phone

THE GOOD Affordable Stock Android experience Available unlocked THE BAD Cheap design Poor camera Underwhelming performance Below-average battery life VERDICT Considering how little you’re paying

reMarkable Tablet Review

The Pros Natural writing and drawing; Lightweight design; Textures shift with utensil; Cloud-sync and LiveView; Drawing editing tools for power users The Cons Pricey; A

Magic Leap: Everything we know so far and what we still – STILL – don’t know

Waiting for Magic Leap has been starting to get on everyone’s nerves and we’re sure we’re not alone. Early last year, after a series of

Best 8th Gen Core Laptops You Can Buy Soon

Intel’s 8th Gen Core will begin adding power to more laptops very soon. To start, some of our existing favorite laptops are getting the bump

Yamaha YAS-107 soundbar review: This speaker delivers plenty of bang for the buck

Highly intelligible dialog and great overall performance make Yamaha’s sound bar a top performer in its price class. Pros Exceptionally clean and clear dialog HDMI

Toshiba 65X9863DB hands on

Almost a year to the day after Toshiba announced its partnership with Vestel and re-entry into the European TV market, the venerable Japanese brand announced a slew of new TVs at IFA

Lenovo Mirage Star Wars Jedi Challenges Hands-on Review

Key Features Three game modes Lighsaber controller Android and iOS compatible Hands-on with Lenovo’s Mirage augmented-reality headset Augmented reality is cool. Star Wars is cool.

Lenovo Yoga 920 Hands-on Review

Key Features i5 and i7 Eighth Gen Intel CPU options 8GB or 16GB DDR4 RAM 256GB – 1TB PCIe SSD options 15.5 hour quoted battery

Plox Death Star Levitating Speaker Review: A floating, fully functional Bluetooth speaker!

We review the Plox Death Star Levitating Speaker, a Star Wars themed Bluetooth blaster that can float with the aid of powerful magnets. So, we’ve

Sony UBP-X800 4K UHD Blu-ray player review

OUR VERDICT Sony hits the UHD sweet spot with the UBP-X800 – a brilliant, beautiful 4K UHD player at a sensible price. FOR Superb 4K