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Intel 8th-gen CPUs: Release date, specs, price, news and more

Intel has finally shown its hand in the 2017 CPU wars, revealing the processors that’ll power the laptops going on sale before Christmas this year.

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

Samsung Galaxy S9 Release Date: News, specs and all you need to know

Everything you need to know about the Samsung Galaxy S9 *** Note : £1 = $1.30 The Samsung Galaxy S9 is the next big thing for

Lavardin ISx Reference review

Lavardin must be one of hi-fi’s best-kept secrets. Never heard of it? We don’t blame you. It’s a tiny French company that specialises in amplification,

2018 Yamaha YZ450F First Ride Review

Yamaha tantalized the American dirtbike press with the unveiling of its all-new, electric-start, WiFi-equipped 2018 Yamaha YZ450F about a month ago, and we haven’t stopped

2016-2017 Yamaha YZF-R1/YZF-R1S/YZF-R1M Review

The YZF-R1 family brings MotoGP styling and performance normally only experienced by the privileged few to the streets for consumption by the “everyman.” Blessed with

2015-2018 Yamaha XT250 Review

It seems like when God said “Let there be light,” Yamaha was already making the XT250. Okay, maybe not that long ago, but it has

2018 Yamaha Star Venture First Ride

I have to admit I’ve been around long enough to have ridden the original Yamaha Venture Royale, and quite a lovable beast it was. Then

2016-2017 Yamaha SR400 Review

Yamaha’s motto for the SR400 is “everything old is new again,” and nothing speaks more to that than a kickstarter and tubed tires. Re-introduced to

Geneva Touring S review

PROS Looks gorgeously retro Built-in radio Good battery life Removable rechargeable battery Relatively compact CONS Thin sound Harsh at high volume KEY FEATURES Bluetooth DAB/FM

2018 Yamaha YZ450F Preview

The 2018 Yamaha YZ450F promises to advance technology in the sport of motocross by becoming the world’s first Wi-Fi-equipped production dirtbike, capable of allowing the

2017 Yamaha FZ 09 Review

Up until now, the FZ-09 has been widely regarded as having fallen short of its potential. The suspension was insufficient, throttle too abrupt and a

2015 – 2017 Yamaha FJ-09 Review

Back in 2014 at the EIMC, Yamaha introduced us to its latest effort to join the ranks of sport-touring motorcycle manufacturers with the 2015 FJ-09. Essentially,

2015 – 2017 Yamaha FJR1300 Review

The biggest sport-tourer in Yamaha ’s lineup just got better. In 2016, the FJR1300A and its stablemate the FJR1300ES saw some evolutionary changes that brought

2015 – 2017 Yamaha V Star 1300 Tourer Review

Introduced in 2007, Star— now folded back under the Yamaha umbrella — has been offering essentially the same bike spec-wise since 2012, which isn’t necessarily a

2015 – 2017 Yamaha Raider Review

The Raider from the Star cruiser line— now folded back into the Yamaha stable — and its chromed-out sibling, the Raider S, haven’t changed much spec-wise

2017 KTM 390 Duke Review

The moto market is spoiled for lustful choices in the high-end arena, but creating a desirable motorcycle at a budget price is a more challenging

Xiaomi Mi Note 2 Review : Now Available at $589.99

Usually we look at the sales statistics and define the most popular brand. These number also can provide a valuable information whether this or that

2016 – 2017 Yamaha XSR900 Review

New-from-2016 in Yamaha’s sport heritage stable, we have the XSR900. Influenced by the classic “XS” series from the ’70s and ’80s, the XSR shows its

be quiet! PowerZone 650W review – high-quality modular cable management

Pros Beautiful design and high build quality Silent operation Protected against various power-related issues High energy conversion efficiency Completely modular cable management Reliable element base 5

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 vs Mediatek Helio X30 : Best Smartphone chip for 2017?

Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 and Mediatek Helio X30 are about to be released as prime candidates for the BEST SMARTPHONE CHIP OF 2017, but what really

Audio Research GSi75 review

High-end hi-fi purists tend to frown upon the concept of integration. Multiple boxes, each dedicated to an individual task have long been promoted as the

2015 – 2017 Yamaha FZ-07 Review

Yamaha presses its advance into the mid-size sportbike market with a two-prong attack in the form of the FZ-07. Naked and simple, this smallest FZ

2015 – 2017 Yamaha XT250 Review

It seems like when God said “Let there be light,”Yamaha was already making the 250. Okay, maybe not thatlong ago, but it has been since

2015 – 2017 Yamaha FZ6R Review

Everybody that rides gets a first bike, yet not every rider can find something in the entry-level market that suits their needs. Some folks have

2015 – 2017 Yamaha YZF-R3 Review

The Tuning Fork Company  makes a solid effort for a slice of the entry-level sportbike market with its YZF -R3. Yamaha had its work cut out

Intel Core i7-7700K review

KEY FEATURES 4.2-4.5GHz quad-core chip with Hyper-Threading 91W TDP Intel HD Graphics 630 Overclockable 8MB cache Manufacturer: Intel Review Price: £349.99/$524.99 WHAT IS THE INTEL

2017 Yamaha FZ-10 Review

After a year of feverish speculation and rumor-mongering, U.S. sportbikefans finally get a crack at Yamaha’s top-of-the-line, stripped superbike; the FZ-10. Fans in Canada and Europe

Polk Audio Boom Bit review

THE GOOD: The Polk Boom Bit is a tiny waterproof Bluetooth speaker that outputs a reasonable amount of sound and can be clipped on to

2017 Yamaha SCR950 Review

The retro war is heating up as more and more manufacturers jump into the fray, and Yamaha finally takes the plunge with its new-for-2017 SCR950 scrambler. Based