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Asus MB169C+ review

OUR VERDICT A vital companion for productivity types on the move, the Asus MB169C+ is a convenient and practical portable monitor that banishes many of

Vizio M65-D0 Ultra HD Display Review

PRICE $1,299 AT A GLANCE Plus Impressive contrast and shadow detail Handles both Dolby Vision and HDR10 Affordable price Minus Wi-Fi sync issue with included

Doogee Y6 Max 3D Review : 3D Home Theater In Your Pocket For $150

Pros 6.5-inch 3D screen at Full HD 13MP rear camera with dual-LED Metal housing Fingerprint scanner Two speakers on the bottom 4G Support USB OTG

Polk MagniFi Mini review

THE GOOD: The affordable Polk MagniFi Mini is capable of a much bigger sound than its minuscule size suggests. The package is compact and will

Vizio SmartCast E55-D0 HD TV Review : A Solid HD TV that’s Priced to Sell

THE GOOD Accurate color Bright picture Competitively priced big screen THE BAD No tablet included for smart TV features No 4K or HDR support VERDICT

2017 Chrysler Pacifica review

THE GOOD: Svelte looks encase a well-designed, quiet minivan with loads of thoughtful touches, including tops-in-class convenience features and advanced safety tech. THE BAD: The transmission lacks

Sharp Aquos LC-50N5000U HD TV Review : Great Bargain HD Set

THE GOOD Solid 1080p picture Admirable exterior design Plenty of volume THE BAD No 4K or HDR support Basic smart-TV features VERDICT The Sharp Aquos

PSB SubSeries 450 Subwoofer Review

PRICE $1,499 AT A GLANCE Plus Very powerful on music Outstanding build quality Small size Minus Tepid output at the very bottom THE VERDICT One

Insignia NS-55D510NA17 HD TV Review : Big Screen Lacks Definition

THE GOOD Large HD TV Competitive price THE BAD No 4K or HDR support Below par color No smart features VERDICT On first blush, the

2017 CHRYSLER PACIFICA HYBRID FIRST DRIVE

When Chrysler re-invented the minivan back in 1984, they hit on a formula that answered the needs of families – an affordable vehicle that could

Klipsch Reference Premiere RP-140SA Atmos Elevation Module Review

PRICE $499 pr AT A GLANCE Plus Flexibility of stand or speaker-top use Strongly defined height effects Horn-loaded tweeter Minus Potential timbre-matching issues Footprint too

Best Outdoor Speakers 2016

For many of us, summertime means sitting outside with the wind in our faces, the barbecue cranking out great food and our music setup pumping

Vizio 65-inch D65u-D2 Review : Good 4K Picture, If You Don’t Need HDR

THE GOOD Great contrast Excellent upscaling of lower-resolution content Great price for 4K THE BAD No HDR support 4K compatibility issues Poor viewing angles VERDICT

Hisense 50H8C 50-Inch 4K TV Review : 4K on a Budget

THE GOOD Inexpensive Good color accuracy THE BAD Limited smart TV services Poor black levels VERDICT Shoppers looking for an entry-level 4K TV will find

Anthem MRX 1120 A/V Receiver Review

PRICE $3,499 AT A GLANCE Plus Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support Anthem Room Correction (ARC) 11 amp channels in one box Minus ARC doesn’t calibrate

Yamaha YAS-106 Soundbar Review : Boom for the Buck

THE GOOD Big bass Small footprint Includes HDMI and 4K pass-through THE BAD Lacks treble Doesn’t handle complex audio well VERDICT The YAS-106 delivers booming

Denon AVR-S920W review

THE GOOD: The Denon AVR-920W offers excellent surround sound performance for the money, especially for an Atmos-capable model. Music playback is accomplished and full-sounding. The

Gigabyte P34G v5 Gaming Laptop Review

What is the Gigabyte P34G v5? With the new 10 series Nvidia Pascal chips now widely available, any gaming laptop still for sale that features

InFocus ScreenPlay SP1080 3D DLP Projector Review

PRICE $549 AT A GLANCE Plus Good value Decent overall performance Capable of high brightness Minus Brightness limits color accuracy So-so contrast THE VERDICT While

Vizio SmartCast 55-inch P-Series Review : Excellent Picture, Excellent Price

THE GOOD Excellent 4K picture quality HDR and Dolby Vision compatible Competitively priced THE BAD No TV tuner Slow Android remote control VERDICT Offering a

Vizio SB4551-D5 review : Sound bar with flat subwoofer makes sweet, discreet bombast

THE GOOD The Vizio SB4551 belts out top-notch home theater sound for the price. The unique, flat-as-a-pancake subwoofer easily slides under your sofa and the

Denon AVR-X4200W A/V Receiver Review

PRICE $1,499 AT A GLANCE Plus Very solid amplifier performance DTS:X, Dolby Atmos on board with seven-channel power and nine-channel processing Good streaming-audio client performance

Nyrius WS54 Hands-on Review : Wireless HD for the Whole House

As more and more devices become wireless, it seems that it should be easier to connect together all the TVs in the house without the

Bose Solo 5 Quick Review

Pros: Compact build saves space Overall detailed sound quality Bluetooth connectivity Easy switching between different modes Cons: Could go pretty loud but still a bit

Morel SoundWall LCR4 SW In-Wall Modular Soundbar System Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Requires no modifications to internal wall structure Adjustable-width grille Minus Passive system Needs a subwoofer THE VERDICT If you like simplicity

Deepoon Kankan V2Y Review

Deepoon is known for its M2 All-In-One VR headset. The latter has been even compared with the Samsung Gear. But as of now we have

Fluance Signature Series Floorstanding Speakers review

THE GOOD: The Fluance Signature Series Floorstanding Speakers look like a million bucks with an attractive piano finish and striking yellow midrange driver. The huge

Top 10 Games to Play on Xiaomi Mi 5

The Xiaomi Mi 5 has been launched a few months ago, and I don’t think you have paid $264 or a bit lower to make calls

Hands On with ASUS ROG Avalon : A Teardown Video

During Computex 2016, as part of their 10-Years of the Republic of Gamers’ celebrations and showcase, ASUS surprised me with a new take on the

August 2016 Top Picks at a Glance

The end of summer beckons and so do the 10 products we singled out for Top Pick status in August. From an unexpected speaker from