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2018 Honda CR-V VTi-L v Nissan X-Trail ST-L Comparison : Two popular and well-equipped seven-seat midsizers face off

The all-new Honda CR-V and significantly updated Nissan X-Trail – two big nameplates in one hugely popular mid-sized SUV segment – arrived in the second

Fossil Q Neely review : A beautiful hybrid watch for small wrists

For casual tracking and discreet features in a (very) compact, stylish package, the Fossil Q Neely is a strong choice. How much of an affordable

Acer Chromebook Spin 13 Hands-on Review

Key Features 2-in-1 convertible design 13.5-inch, 2256 x 1504 pixel screen All-metal exterior Intel Core processors Up to 128GB storage What is the Acer Chromebook

2018 Mazda 2 GT automatic v Volkswagen Polo 85TSI Comfortline DSG

Not everyone wants the cheapest city car they can afford. To find out which small car is worth spending (relatively) big money on, we pitch

KEF Porsche Design Space One Wireless Review

Pros  Smart looks  Good battery life  Good sound Cons  Pricey compared to rivals  Basic features list Key Features Bluetooth 4.1 with aptX 30 hours battery

2018 Hot Hatch Mega Test Face-off: Ford Focus RS, Honda Civic Type R, Hyundai i30 N, Peugeot 308 GTi, Subaru WRX STI, Volkswagen Golf R

Is there a more vibrant and diverse segment on the market right now than that labelled ‘hot hatch’? In fact, is it technically a segment

Best DOCSIS 3.0 modem (in 2018)

The DOCSIS 3.0 modem has been around for quite some time and its reach has spanned over both the the entry-level segment (4×4 and 8×4

Full SteamVR support doesn’t fix Windows Mixed Reality’s early access feel

Windows Mixed Reality headsets are easy to set up, but frustrating to use. Hardware doesn’t really have an “Early Access” period per se, the way

Acoustica show 2018 impressions: some speakers are magic

The Acoustica Audio Show is an small audio show that Geoff Coleman of Acoustica has been putting on for the last 5 years. It attracts

Orbitsound E30 Review

Pros  Packed with extra features  Good sound quality  Looks smart Cons  Airsound causes some audio issues  No smart assistant support  Some rivals at the price

The best lightweight gaming laptops

Back at CES a few months ago, I wrote that we were entering a golden age in lightweight gaming laptops. It started last year with NVIDIA’s small,

Honda HR-V v Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross v Subaru XV comparison

Small crossover SUVs with a predominantly urban focus have taken over the road. Just look around you. But the segment has splintered into a few directions

NCM Bella – the Bella of the TOTL hybrid ball

Pros:  Sub bass presence and overall bass capability, beautiful and non-recessed midrange, exceptional treble, lots of air and sparkle, very coherent tuning Cons: Fit is

Asus RT-AC86U Dual-Band AC2900 Router Review

PROS Great Wireless Performance Lots Of Advanced Features AiMesh Compatible Well-Designed Mobile App Browser-Based Interface CONS Can Not Be Mounted On A Wall A Bit

Volkswagen Golf GTI Old v New: 2018 MkVII v 2007 MkV comparison

Despite the recent avalanche of go-fast Volkswagen Golfs off the back of 2017’s Mark 7.5 update, there’s evidence about that you can’t please everyone all

2018 Renault Clio RS Cup v Suzuki Swift Sport comparison

You don’t need to spend a ton of cash to have fun on four wheels, nor do you need maximum power. Sometimes cars with lower

Marshall Mid ANC review: Classic rock style meets modern noise-cancelling tech

When Marshall-branded headphones first started appearing on the market, sceptics would undoubtedly see it as an crude effort to milk the Marshall brand’s strength. Surely

Holden Commodore Tourer v Subaru Outback v Volkswagen Passat Alltrack 2018 Comparison

Can Holden’s new all-wheel drive wagon conquer Subaru’s class leader and quality competition from Volkswagen? The in-betweeners Station wagons are the forgotten orphans of the

Apple Watch 3 vs Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Comparison

The Apple Watch 3 and the Samsung Gear 3 Frontier are proof that the Samsung vs Apple rivalry has transcended the smartphone area and it

Jaguar E-Pace review: The savviest SUV on the road?

“E-Pace? Is that the electric one then?,” asks a man inspecting our Jaguar SUV as we’re taking photos of it for this very review. Despite

Infinix Hot S3 Pro Review

What we liked: Respectable Performance Excellent Display Lots of features and shortcuts Android Oreo out of the box Fingerprint and Smudge resistant What we didn’t

Azio Retro Classic BT review: This vintage mechanical keyboard will delight serious typists

Steampunk-infused elegance with a wireless twist. With its vintage design and clicky, deeply satisfying typing feel, the Azio Retro Classic is an enticing—if pricey—treat for

Minirig Mini Review

Pros  Incredibly powerful sound  Deep and rich tone  Versatile  Stylish  Great build quality Cons  Lower battery life that larger Minirig  Background hiss in some modes

Overclockers Gaming Oxygen review: A gaming PC that oozes all-round quality

This Vega-based PC costs a lot, but it’s beautifully built and has an excellent SSD/hard disk combo Pros Looks great Suitable for current VR games

ASUS Vivo V241IC All-in-One PC Review

What we liked about it: Great, premium design Slim bezels Touchscreen Good speakers No bloatware Solid build quality Good performance on light games What we

Best Gaming Monitors 2018: The finest HDR, 144Hz, G-Sync and FreeSync screens for gamers

Best gaming monitor buying guide: On the market for a spiffy new monitor for gaming? Then you’re in luck, as we’ve tested all the latest

2018 Yamaha Star Eluder Review – First Ride

From the moment I thumbed the starter button, I knew I was going to like the 2018 Yamaha Star Eluder. The exhaust note just hit

2018 Audi SQ5 TFSI v Jaguar F-Pace S 35t comparison

Detractors may argue that the whole ‘sport SUV’ concept is incongruent enough to lack even a sensible name. Does such a description infer ‘sport-sport utility

Top 10 Best Portable Radios in 2018

In this review we feature our top picks for the best portable radios of 2018 that deliver really good sound performance and have a wide

Google Home Max review: The best (and most expensive) smart speaker

The chances are almost 100% that everyone reading this has some way to access the Google Assistant. You might even have more than one Assistant