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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

What Is Sling TV? Everything You Need to Know

Cord cutting — ditching cable or satellite TV for online video — appeals to many people who are fed up with high pay-TV bills. Despite

Amazon Music Unlimited review

With more frequent name changes than Cheryl Tweedy, Amazon’s video streaming service has previously been known as Unbox, LoveFilm Instant and Instant Video, before finally

Nintendo Switch review: Return of the king?

There is always plenty of attention afforded a new games console launch, not least when it has Nintendo slapped across the front. But after the

LG Watch Sport review : A superb model to show off the new Android Wear 2.0

The LG Watch Sport is a perfect showcase for Android Wear 2.0. It’s big, but it’s also clever, with some solid fitness chops and other

Tidal/MQA hands on review

In the tech industry, convenience and sound quality don’t always see eye-to-eye – as shown by accessible and affordable streaming services such as Spotify and

What Is Kodi? Everything You Need to Know

Kodi has slowly but surely made an impression on anyone who wants to share content around the home. The service has actually been available since

DirecTV Now vs. Hulu : Which One Do You Need?

Let’s make one thing clear right off the bat: DirecTV Now and Hulu are apples and oranges. The former is a live TV service intended

Linn Klimax DS 3 review

Verdict If you’re looking for the finest-sounding music streamer on the market, and price isn’t an issue, start here For Class leading sound that delivers

Oppo UDP-203 4K UHD Blu-ray player review : A class act with awesome audio capabilities

If you’re looking for the best 4K UHD Blu-ray player, Oppo’s UDP-203 is the one to buy. Pros Plays SACD and DVD-Audio discs and supports

LeEco Le S3 review

THE GOOD: LeEco’s Le S3 is fast and affordable. THE BAD: The phone lacks a headphone jack and NFC, has a clunky interface and its

Vizio E-Series 2016 review

THE GOOD: The Vizio E series offers the best picture quality available in its price range, thanks to local dimming. The Google Cast system offers

Hands On: Crazy Fast Nighthawk X10 Router with Plex Media Server

Netgear has released its newest super duper fast router that can handle any streaming video bandwidth. I’ve spent the last month with the Netgear Nighthawk

Amazon Prime Instant Video review

Verdict A more advanced, easier-to-use version of its former self, Amazon Instant Video is one of the most complete and competitive streaming services out there

Virgin TV V6 box vs Sky Q: What’s the difference?

Sky Q has been around for just over a year and has been the undisputed king of paid TV in all that time. Now a

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.

Amazon Fire TV review

PROS Puts video, apps and game content at the fore Slim and sleek design Simple UI Faster CPU and enhanced graphics CONS Software buggy and

LeEco LePro 3 review

THE GOOD: The LeEco LePro 3 has a long battery life, is both fast and competitively priced. THE BAD: The phone is heavy, has an

PS4 Pro vs PS4 Slim vs PS4: What’s the difference?

Sony is undoubtedly king of this generation of consoles, with sales of the PlayStation 4 reaching unprecedented heights. But rather than rest on its laurels

Battle of the entry-level 4K Streamers: Chromecast Ultra vs. Mi Box vs. Roku Premiere

Slowly but surely, 4K Ultra HD resolution is shifting from the bleeding edge of TV technology to the mainstream. Store shelves are pulling their HD TVs in

PlayStation Vue vs. Sling TV : Face-Off

Suppose you’re ready to get rid of a restrictive, expensive cable package, but not quite ready to give up a variety of live channels at

Amazon Echo and Echo Dot hands on

It’s 18 months since the Amazon Echo launched in the US, adding a wireless Bluetooth speaker to Amazon’s increasingly disparate spread of products and services

OPPO SONICA REVIEW

HIGHS Powerful and musical bass response Clear and detailed upper register High resolution audio support Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and ethernet ready Premium look and feel LOWS