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Misfit Vapor review

OUR VERDICT Misfit’s first foray into the world of smartwatches brings with it a big bold screen, a premium design and a low price tag

Sonos PlayBar review: An excellent wireless multi-room and TV speaker solution

The Sonos Playbar is specifically designed to sit under or above your wall-mounted TV, while the more recent Sonos Playbase, is designed to sit beneath your

Bragi Dash and Dash Pro guide: Everything you need to know about the smart earbuds

The lowdown on the award-winning hearable plus some top tips and tricks The Bragi Dash was, in our eyes, the original hearable. It started out

Alexa vs. Siri vs. Google Assistant: Which Smart Assistant Wins?

As if managing our interpersonal relationships weren’t already challenging enough in this digital day and age, now we have to worry about talking to artificial

Mobvoi TicHome Mini review

OUR VERDICT A Google Home Mini alternative that you can bring anywhere, the TicHome Mini justifies its slightly more expensive asking price. FOR Portable All

Sonos One vs PLAY:1 – The 411 on the newest Alexa speaker

It’s the season of smart speakers, but the Sonos One has a strong pitch for being your voice-driven media player of choice. As we found in

Roku Streaming Stick and Stick+ review: A new remote makes a big difference

Roku’s stellar mid-range streamers get even better. In a perfect world, cutting the cable cord and setting up a new streaming player would allow you

Which is the best movie streaming box for you? New Fire TV vs Apple TV 4K vs Chromecast and more

A lot of TVs nowadays have some variation of streaming service built in, but there are still plenty of us that still have “dumb” TVs.

Onkyo DP-X1A Digital Audio Player review

OUR VERDICT Nothing’s perfect, but the Onkyo DP-X1A comes pretty close. Despite its bulk, it beats all the competition in sound-quality, and while a little

Apple TV 4K Review: One Powerful (But Pricey) Streaming Box

THE GOOD Fantastic 4K HDR content Intuitive home screen Simple iOS and macOS integration THE BAD Expensive Fiddly remote No digital audio or USB ports

Fitbit Ionic review : Meet Fitbit’s smartwatch riposte to the Apple Watch

There’s a lot that we really like about Fitbit’s first smartwatch, but ultimately the software niggles make it difficult to put it in the same

6 reasons the Apple TV 4K is huge news for Ultra HD

Tim Cook, Apple’s CEO, famously used to refer to the Apple TV as no more than a “hobby” for the powers that be at Cupertino.

Astell & Kern Kann review

Verdict A striking design that’s paired with a similarly impressive sound quality For Good array of features Superb detail Strong, dynamic presentation Punchy bass Against

Marshall Woburn Multi-Room hands-on review

Key Features Review Price: £539/$700 Wi-Fi Google Cast Phono input 3.5mm aux input 2x 5.25-inch drivers Hands-on with the Marshall Woburn Multi-Room Marshall has made

Hands on: TicHome Mini Google Assistant speaker review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Set to be an affordable, pint-sized take on the Google Assistant speaker bracket, what the TicHome Mini lacks in flash it makes

Nokia 8 Review – Lackluster Specs, Design and Cameras

Nokia’s Flagship Simply Isn’t Good Enough in Late 2017 Pros + OIS and OZO Audio + Very Bright Display + Superior Live streaming Cons –

Vizio E series 2017 (60- to 80-inch) review

The Good: The bigger Vizio E series sets offer the best picture quality available in this price range, thanks to local dimming. The Google Cast

Mighty Offline Spotify Player Review

Thanks to Baby Driver, we’ve all been reminded of our love affair for the MP3 player — namely the iPod. Now that Apple Music, Spotify

Nokia 5 review

OUR VERDICT The Nokia 5 is the best-looking smartphone at its price point, but in use it’s not quite as sharp as some of its

Primephonic Streaming review

When we heard Primephonic was launching a classical-only streaming service to complement its excellent download site, we had high hopes. Its five-star download site provides a superb

Panasonic TX-55EZ952 review

OUR VERDICT With excellent image fidelity and comprehensive smart TV platform, the EZ952 is a premium UHD TV that’s easy to lust over. FOR Superb

Amazon Music Unlimited vs Prime Music: What’s the difference?

Amazon Music Unlimited Unlimited vs Prime Music: What’s the difference between Amazon’s two music streaming options? We take a look. Not only are CDs dying,

Qobuz Sublime+ review

Qobuz, the French streaming-and-download service, has a new top tier called Sublime+. And it’s safe to say the company is bullish about it, calling it

PlayStation Now vs. Xbox Game Pass: What’s Worth Your Cash?

The latest battle between Sony and Microsoft isn’t over consoles or games, but subscription services. Both console makers are fighting to establish the Netflix of

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

Samsung QE65Q8C QLED 4K HDR TV Review : Can Samsung’s Q8C deliver the full potential of HDR?

The Good Detailed accurate picture Local dimming effective with SDR Wide colour gamut High peak brightness Low input lag Easy to setup and use Great

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

Now TV vs Now TV Smart Box vs Sky Q: Which Sky package is right for you?

There are three ways to get access to Sky’s content. The options are the Now TV or Now TV Smart Box route or the Sky Q route, choosing

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

BT Vision G5 review

Ultra HD broadcasting may for some time be basking in newness and the promise of more to come, but the concept probably seems more habitual