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Hands on: Bang and Olufsen BeoSound Shape review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Its wallet-busting price means the BeoSound Shape certainly isn’t for everyone, but if you’re looking for a speaker system that’s as much

Canon PowerShot SX730 HS Review

Introduction Canon’s newest superzoom travel compact camera, the Canon PowerShot SX730 HS, builds on the specifications of its predecessor, the SX720. The Canon PowerShot SX730

Honda Jazz VTi vs Kia Rio S comparison

Whether you’re looking for a first car, or just something to take down to the station every day, or maybe even a last car, there

2017 Lexus GS 200t review

THE GOOD: The ride is silky smooth and Lexus Safety System Plus comes standard. Lane-keeping assist and adaptive cruise control for everybody! THE BAD: The Enform infotainment

Sony XE90 4K TV review: Backlight bonanza

Most of us weirdos who spend the majority of our waking lives testing TVs seem to agree that LCD screens that use lights placed directly

Acoustic Energy Aego BT2 review

PROS Excellent build quality Compact, minimal design Weighty sound Smooth tone and impressive detail CONS Lacks the insight and poise of rivals KEY FEATURES 2

Huawei MateBook X Hands-on Review: Huawei’s first stab at an Ultrabook is impressive

KEY FEATURES 7th-gen Intel Core i5 or i7-U processors 4-8GB LPDDR3 memory 13-inch, 2160 x 1440-pixel IPS display Weight: 1.05kg 256 or 512GB PCI-E SSD

Xiaomi Mi 6 Review

Pros: Blazing performance Generous RAM Fantastic cameras Beautiful build Cons: No headphone jack No official after sales support in the country Lack of LTE 700MHz

Musical Fidelity M6 Encore 225 review

What is Musical Fidelity’s M6 Encore 225? It’s a modern, premium all-in-one, which includes every bit of electronic flexibility you need to make up a

Panasonic Lumix DC-TZ90 Review

Introduction Panasonic’s latest superzoom travel compact camera, the Lumix DC-TZ90 (also known as the Panasonic Lumix DC-ZS70), follows on from last year’s TZ80 to bring a

Panasonic TX-65EZ1002B 4K OLED TV Review: Hollywood tuned for consumers and professionals

The Good Superb blacks and contrast ratio Fantastic dynamic range Reference image accuracy Great detail just above black Excellent video processing Wide viewing angles Low

The best hearables and smart earbuds you can buy right now

Ears are the right place for wearable tech. So says a growing number of hearable and smart headphone startups. The appetite is certainly there for

Canon EOS 800D Expert Review

Pros Significant updates since the 750D White priority white balance (great for product shots) Improved continuous shooting speed (6fps) Improved battery life (600 shots) Impressive

Samsung Notebook 9 (15-inch) Review

The Pros Very, very light for 15-inch laptop; Fast overall performance; Bright and colorful display; Healthy port selection; Solid discrete graphics The Cons Chassis could

Lenovo IdeaPad 710S Plus Review

Pros  : Thin, lightweight; Bright, vibrant display; Comfortable keyboard; Strong audio; Speedy SSD; Runs cool Cons : Below-average battery life; Undersized right-shift key; A bit pricey

Ford Mustang GT Fastback v Holden Commodore SS V Redline comparison: Road Test

What the hell? Why would you put a two-door Ford Mustang up against a soon-to-be-departed four-door Holden Commodore? Well, when there’s only 2kW and $2500

GoldenEar SuperSub X Subwoofer Review: The last time a cube was this devastating, it had Borg in it

Pros Goes exceptionally deep for a small sub Easy to place Well built Cons Not ideal for music Limited connectivity and controls Not cheap What

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

Amazon Fire 7 vs Fire HD 8 vs Fire HD 10: Which Fire tablet should you buy?

Amazon’s Fire tablets continue to offer a popular alternative to the iPad, and with the choices of Android tablets slowly reducing over the past few

Nikon Coolpix B700 Review

Pros Good colour reproduction 60x optical zoom lens 4K video recording 10fps continuous shooting (but for only 5 shots) Raw shooting Wi-Fi, NFC and Bluetooth

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

Sony SRS-XB40 Bluetooth speaker review

OUR VERDICT The Sony SRS-XB40 delivers big sound in an equally big speaker. It’s feature-packed and provides a light show for your music but only

Monitor Audio ASB-10 review

PROS Excellent build quality Living room friendly design Smooth tone and gorgeous detail Big soundstage with impressive scale and bass weight CONS Soundbar’s limited bass

Elac Uni-Fi BS U5 Slim review

Elac’s new speaker range should come with a Slimming World badge to acknowledge the fact they carry a little less weight than most speakers that

Dell Chromebook 3180 Review

Pros / Simple, highly durable design; Solid battery life; Snappy keyboard Cons / Muted display colors; Tinny audio Verdict / Dell’s Chromebook 3180 offers all-day

ASUS Zenfone Live Review

What we liked about it: Affordable Pleasing camera performance for its class Exclusive BeautyLive feature What we didn’t: ZenUI still needs more refinement Average build

Canon EOS M6 Review

Introduction Canon continues to develop its EOS M range of compact system cameras (CSC) through the EOS M6, a diminutive camera packed with the sort of

Sennheiser Momentum 2 On-Ear Wireless review

OUR VERDICT The Sennheiser Momentum 2 On-Ear Wireless headphones are a really nice package let down by a price that’s simply too premium for what’s

Sony Xperia XZs Review: An awesome flagship most will ignore!

Last year’s Sony Xperia XZ had all the makings of a true flagship but was a brilliant phone that most overlooked besides ardent Sony fans.

10 Classics You Can Legally Import in 2017

A long, magical time ago — let’s call it the 1980s — Americans could import any car they wanted, so long as it passed National