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Echo Show vs Lenovo Smart Display vs JBL Link View: New year, new smart display devices

While Amazon’s Alexa is liberally stamping itself all over the world of technology, the fight isn’t yet over, with Google staging what might look like the defence of

Lenovo Smart Display hand-on review: Google Assistant takes on the Amazon Echo Show

It was only a matter of time before Google answered Amazon’s call in the screen-based smart home market. The Lenovo Smart Display is exactly that: the first Google

15 Cars That Became Political Icons

Geopolitical drama! International intrigue! As a planet, we’re living through some tumultuous times. But while the world’s leaders clash over the future of diplomacy, we’re compelled to

iPazzPort Mini Wireless Keyboard Review: An Excellent HTPC Keyboard for Under $15

Pros Full QWERTY Keyboard with Touchpad in the palm of your hands Comprehensive media controls Multi-color backlighting Only $15! Cons Touchpad has issues when battery

2018 BMW 440i Gran Coupe v Audi S5 Sportback Comparison

The 4 Series Gran Coupe and S5 Sportback both offer a four-door look blending coupe styling with sporty, six-cylinder performance, but which is the better

Tamron 35mm F/1.8 VC Vs. Sigma 35mm F/1.4 ART – Lens Comparison

In a tight competition, the Sigma was sometimes sharper, and the Tamron’s chromatic aberration was a concern. Stabilization and weather sealing were important considerations in

Echo Spot vs Echo Show: Amazon’s Alexa screen showdown

It’s not unfair to say that Amazon’s Echo line-up is getting pretty crowded. The arrival of the Echo Spot brings a second display to the

Sapphire Nitro+ Radeon RX 64 Limited Edition review: Taming Vega’s flaws with brute force

The Sapphire Nitro+ Radeon RX 64 Limited Edition eliminates Vega’s heat and noise issues with the most impressive cooling we’ve seen. Pros The most effective

2018 BMW M5 First Drive: V8 and AWD for the most advanced M-car

There’s a war brewing. In the world of the all-wheel drive, best-of-the-best performance sedan, a new challenge approaches. Watching, warily from the corners is the

Cambridge Audio CXUHD 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player review: A classy chassis with Dolby Vision

Cambridge Audio CXUHD 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player review: A classy chassis with Dolby Vision For pure disc playback, the classy-looking CXUHD is as good,

HP Omen X VR Backpack Review

You’ve never seen a PC like HP’s Omen X Compact Desktop. It’s a powerful gaming rig, and it’s small enough to do double duty as a

Dell Inspiron 13 5000 2-in-1 (8th Gen Core) Review

Pros / Solid performance; Accurate audio; Decent viewing angles Cons / Stiff keyboard; slow SSD; Dim screen Verdict / The Dell Inspiron 13 5000 2-in-1

Asus ROG Strix GL702ZC Review

The Pros Powerful desktop CPU; Specialized gaming software; Great speakers The Cons Slow storage speeds; Runs hot; Dismal battery life Verdict The Asus ROG Strix

AOC I1601FWUX USB Type-C Portable Monitor Review

The Pros Slim and light design; Simple USB Type-C connection; Handy auto-pivot feature The Cons Middling display; No backward compatibility with USB Type-A laptops; Poorly

Turtle Beach Stealth 600 Review: Great Sound; Uncomfortable Design

THE GOOD Excellent gaming and music sound Plush ear cups Easy wireless connectivity THE BAD Awkward fit Lackluster mic design Limited PC compatibility VERDICT The

Digital vs Physical Games: What’s Right For You?

With the holiday season in full swing, chances are you’re buying at least a few video games for a loved one (or yourself, we won’t

Corsair HS50 Stereo Gaming Headset Review: Just Good Enough

THE GOOD Comfortable fit Decent game audio Inexpensive THE BAD Disappointing music performance Dated design No defining features VERDICT The Corsair HS50 is totally functional

Eve V Review

The Pros Clean, aluminum design; Brilliant display; RGB backlit keyboard; Includes keyboard and stylus; Thunderbolt 3 The Cons Less than stellar battery life; Performance weaker

MSI GV62 7RC review

OUR VERDICT The MSI GV62 7RC is affordable and has enough power to handle low-end gaming – but it’s hindered by its poor screen and

Big VR test: Oculus, Vive, PS VR and Windows Mixed Reality go head-to-head

Battle of the realities It seems like only yesterday we were anxiously awaiting our first glimpse of modern VR; today, we’re spoilt for choice. There’s

Aorus X9 review

OUR VERDICT With only one hour of battery life and dual Nvidia GTX 1070s, the Aorus X9 should really be considered a foldable desktop rather

HP Spectre 13 (8th Gen Core) Review

The Pros Incredibly small; Beautiful design; Punchy keyboard The Cons Poor battery life; Relatively dim display; Bottom runs hot Verdict The HP Spectre 13 is

Xbox One X Review

PROS High quality console performance Form factor smaller and more slick than predecessors Backwards compatible with a wide variety of games Compatible with previous Xbox

Nvidia GeForce GTX 1070 Ti review

OUR VERDICT The Nvidia GTX 1070 Ti surprises and impresses us with performance numbers almost parallel with the Nvidia GTX 1080 at an entirely reasonable

Gigabyte Aero 15X Review

The Pros Bright display; Long battery life; Solid performance and transfer speeds The Cons Stiff keyboard; Touchpad doesn’t support all gestures Verdict The Gigabyte Aero

Focal Sib Evo Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 review

The Good: The Focal Sib Evo Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 offers stylish looks and a relatively good price for a lifestyle speaker package. Surround-sound integration is seamless

Yamaha RX-A3070 review

We’re not used to seeing anything less than five-star products from Yamaha at this end of the market. Yamaha’s flagship AV receivers tend to win Awards and find their

Acer Predator Triton 700 review

OUR VERDICT Ridiculously powerful and impressively thin, the Predator Triton 700 has no problems taking what you throw at it, but it gets almost too

Top 20 Best Computer Speakers in 2017 – PC & Desktop Speaker Reviews

Here are our top picks for the best computer speakers for PC and desktop computers that deliver extremely good sound performance and top notch quality

Zombie Cars: 10 Vehicles Automakers Brought Back From the Dead

It’s a strange thing: We can’t go back in time, yet it seems like we’re always trying to repeat the past. Nowhere is that more