television

JVC XS-XN511A Review: A half baked 5.1 sound system

A good multimedia setup needs a good set of speakers, especially if one is trying to build a home-theatre system.  To make for complete multimedia

How to control your TV with Alexa : Sometimes your voice is the best remote in the room.

When it works, controlling your TV with Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant can feel like magic. Using voice commands avoids thumbing through menus and can get

Panasonic TX-55FZ802 OLED Review : Exceptional image accuracy, superb price.

Pros  Highly accurate pictures  Effective smart platform  Decent app support  Solid build quality Cons  No Dolby Vision support  Only two full-fat HDMI inputs  Menus feel

Yamaha YAS-108 review: One of the best entry-level soundbars you can buy

Strong sound, clear dialogue, DTS Virtual:X, and the ability to connect two Bluetooth devices at once make this small speaker a winner. Yamaha’s YAS-108 is

Keep your old phone and buy a new tablet

I need to get this message out to the world because it’s apparent there’s a bit of a break between sense and common sense going

AAXA P6 Battery Powered Projector Review

The problem with portable televisions is simple. They’re either too small to be practical, or too bulky and fragile to really be portable. By contrast,

Oculus TV puts your VR entertainment under one roof – but it needs more

More services and social features are on the way Earlier this year, Facebook announced something called Oculus TV, a new entertainment platform for watching television

AirTV review: Send live TV broadcasts all over your house—and to your mobile devices, too

This set-top box distributes over-the-air TV on your Wi-Fi network and to anywhere else you have broadband access. Designed for cord cutters, AirTV distributes broadcast

Panasonic FZ950 OLED review: You’ll struggle to find better value for money

Pros Gorgeous, accurate pictures Powerful sound Good smart interface Good app support Light-up remote Cons Some of the menus could use a facelift Key Features

Channel Master Stream+ review: The ups and downs of an Android TV DVR

A decent subscription-free DVR for cord-cutters, held back by Google, Netflix, and Amazon. The Stream+ is a fairly inexpensive way to record free over-the-air channels,

Archeer AH45 Bluetooth Headphones: In-Depth Review and Analysis

Finding the right pair of headphones involves making a series of separate decisions. Do you want wired or wireless? Portable or powerful? Headphones have to

Samsung HW-N450 soundbar review: A solid entry-level offering that’s ideal for Samsung TV owners

This value-laden sound bar delivers where it counts. The HW-N450 is a very good entry-level soundbar, especially for Samsung TV owners. Pros Thin profile with an

LG OLED77C8 review: A home cinema dream come true

Pros Stunning, contrast-rich, big-screen picture quality Beautiful, super-thin design Fair value for such a big OLED TV Cons Slight picture noise at times Will be

Hitachi 75HL16T64U Review

Pros  Exceptionally cheap for a 75-inch TV  4K SDR pictures look pretty decent  Solid sound quality Cons  Doesn’t do any justice to HDR at all

Samsung UE49NU8000 Review

Pros Accurate colours Good sharpness Very low input lag Cons 60Hz panel on 49-inch version Ineffective HDR presentation Key Features Ultra HD resolution Bottom-lit edge

Tablo Dual Lite DVR review: The all-around champ is cheaper than ever

This is the best over-the-air DVR for folks who aren’t tech-savvy. Some sticking points haven’t changed, but Tablo’s latest whole-home DVR for cord-cutters is inexpensive

Dell Latitude 5290 2-in-1 Review: Made to Last

When you spend money on a device, you want to know it will be with you for a long time. The Dell Latitude 5290 2-in-1

Samsung Q9FN TV review: The big, bright, back-lit QLED boss

Looking back at Samsung’s debut QLED tellies from last year, it’s hard not to think that they came out a year too soon. They were

Which phones let me control any TV in 2018?

A wide variety of smartphones have the ability to control your television – or almost any other TV you can see. Since the dawn of

Vizio 2018 4K HDR TVs: 5 things to know

Vizio revealed its 2018 television lineup today, and there’s a lot to be excited about. Among the new series’ are smart TVs packing Amazon’s Alexa assistant and

2018 KTM 1290 Super Adventure S First Ride Review

As we both braced for impact over what some (my wife) would consider too much speed for entering a parking lot over a large gutter,

Cloudfone Thrill Boost 3 vs MyPhone MyX1 Specs Comparison

It’s the battle of the most affordable 18:9 display smartphones to date! We have Cloudfone’s Thrill Boost 3 and the recently-announced myPhone myX1 in this comparison, and we’ll see

Samsung Galaxy S9 vs Sony Xperia XZ2: MWC phone showdown

Taking to MWC, both Samsung and Sony have revealed their flagship smartphones for 2018 and it’s looking to be another great year for smartphones. Both

10 things we just learned about Magic Leap One from CEO Rony Abovitz – Shaq is all about it

Despite Magic Leap finally breaking the long silence in December and revealing its first headset, Magic Leap One, our curiosity was far from satiated. If

Best soundbars to improve your TV’s audio

TV speakers suck, but not everyone has the room—or the budget—for an A/V receiver and six or more loudspeakers. A soundbar can fit under or

5 ways HomePod will beat Amazon Echo and Google Home (and 5 ways it won’t)

The battle lines are drawn. Apple’s HomePod smart speaker is finally almost here. After a month-long delay that caused it to miss the all-important holiday-shopping season, Apple

Top 20 Best Bluetooth Soundbars of 2018

In this review we feature our top picks for the best Bluetooth soundbars of 2018 that deliver superb sound performance, design and excellent Bluetooth connectivity

Panasonic FZ950 hand-on review: A strong second coming

The Panasonic FZ950 is the company’s brand-new flagship OLED TV for 2018. It offers a more powerful processor, better picture quality, and enhanced sound over

10 big CES reveals that PC enthusiasts need to know about

A glimpse into the high-octane future of the PC. An ominous Spectre hung over CES 2018’s PC announcements, as the industry grapples with how to protect against devastating

The Top 10 Wireless Speakers for TV

Here are our top picks for the best wireless speakers for TV that connect to your TV wirelessly and stream TV audio with enhanced sound