impressions

Hands on: Razer Viper Ultimate Review

Razer’s new wireless innovation and optical sensor levels up its gaming mouse. First Impressions The introduction of Razer’s new HyperSpeed wireless technology and Focus+ optical

The Nokia 7.2 and Nokia 6.2 have landed in the UK – here are the details

Nokia has just released two new phones in the UK: here are the specs, along with our first-hand impressions of the two devices. The two

Hands on: Google Pixel 4 XL Review

The Pixel 4 XL is the big brother the Pixel 4. It shares the same core hardware but comes with a larger, higher resolution screen

RHA Trueconnect vs Audio-Technica ATH-CKS5TW Solid Bass: Wireless Shootout

Two viable Airpod competitors, both priced similarly. But how do they compete against each other? Time for another no-holds-barred cage match at Major Hifi Headquarters.

Hands on: Amazon Echo Buds review

Going from niche to mainstream in just a few short years, true-wireless earbuds have become a must-have for the on-the-go music fan. But what if

Vivo V17 Pro review

If I hand you an unnamed smartphone right now, chances are you’ll open the camera app first and base your initial impressions of the phone

OPPO A9 2020 Review

OPPO’s A-series is known for its affordable entry-level smartphones; however, the company level upped its game by releasing the A9 2020. This device features impressive

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 2 vs. P1 Gen 1 and XPS 15 (updated benchmarks and long-term review)

Updates: September 21, 2019 — Added Cinebench R15 loop chart and DPC latencymon results (see “benchmarks” section); August 29, 2019 — Added notes about bottom chassis and

Moto E6s First Impressions

Motorola has added a new member to its affordable Moto E-series – the Moto E6s. This new Motorola offering is the first member of the

Realme 5 Pro Hands-On Review : First Impressions

The Realme 5 series is launching in the Philippines, and fortunately, we got our hands on the more powerful variant — the Realme 5 Pro. This

Cherry Mobile Flare S8 Review

Cherry Mobile launched the newest iteration of its most popular Flare smartphone family, the Flare S8 series. We had our initial impressions on the day

Puma smartwatch hand-on review: Sporty, retro design meets WearOS

Fossil offers numerous brands under its smartwatch umbrella from Michael Kors to Diesel and the latest to join the portfolio is Puma. The Puma smartwatch

JBL Link Portable hand-on review: Connected and compact

JBL announced a couple of speakers at consumer electronics show IFA, including the Pulse 4 and two new Link speakers. Here we’re looking at the

Lenovo K10 Note First Impressions

After nearly a year of focusing its efforts on Moto phones in India, Lenovo is back to launching phones under its own banner here. The

Hands on: Nokia 6.2 Review

First Impressions With its three cameras on the back, nice-looking display and Android One software, the Nokia 6.2 looks like it could be a rival

Hands on: Sony Xperia 5 Review

A smaller, cheaper phone with a large, super-wide display First Impressions The Xperia 1 was a great handset, with its 21:9 screen delivering something a

Hands on: Acer Swift 5 at IFA 2019 Review

First Impressions The Acer Swift 5 isn’t only a fantastically lightweight and space-efficient laptop that’s nice to look at, it brings Thunderbolt 3 and Wi-Fi

IFA 2019: Acer Swift 5, Asus Proart Studiobook One and 300Hz displays – the biggest news so far

IFA 2019 is finally here and we’re expecting all manner of great new tech to appear at the show. Our team of crack tech experts

IFA 2019: Xperia 2, Motorola One Zoom and Huawei Freelace 2 – What to expect

IFA 2019 is finally here and we’re expecting all manner of great new tech to appear at the show. Our team of crack tech experts are

First Impressions: Sony E 70-350mm F4.5-6.3 G OSS (Sony E, APS-C)

A weather-sealed super-telephoto lens designed specifically for Sony’s APS-C mirrorless cameras. Earlier this week, Sony announced their 70-350mm f4.5-6.3 G OSS lens, alongside the A6100

Hands on: Asus ROG Phone 2 Review – IFA 2019

First Impressions If you want power and polish, not to mention an arsenal of accessories in your next gaming phone, the ROG Phone 2 looks

First Impressions: Sony A6100 (Flagship Level AF, Entry Level Price Point)

Real-Time Eye AF and Real-time Tracking make their way into the Sony A6100, the company’s updated entry-level APS-C mirrorless camera. In addition to launching the A6600

Tecno Spark Go First Impressions

Tecno has today announced the launch of its latest budget-centric smartphone, the Spark Go, in India. The smartphone comes with a price tag of Rs

First Impressions: Canon RF 85mm F1.2 L USM (A Portrait Dream Lens)

The Canon RF 85mm f1.2 L USM helps the Canon EOS R deliver a bit of extra magic for portraiture. When portrait photographers pick up

RemoBell W impressions: A simple smart doorbell that fails to shine

Over the last five years, the Remo+ brand has been slowly building a range of smart home lines featuring dinky door cameras, smart doorbells, and

Realme XT First Impressions

Realme really wants to beat Xiaomi at its own game, and part of that strategy is to release lots of phones and variants with overlapping

Sony a6600 and a6100 Hands-on review

Sony’s just dropped two new APS-C interchangeable lens cameras, the a6600 and the a6100, at a launch event in New York City. We’ll be working

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Extreme Gen 2 vs. P1 Gen 1 (First Impressions and Comparison)

Update: August 29, 2019 — Added notes about bottom chassis and sound quality (see end of article) I’ve been eagerly awaiting my ThinkPad X1 Extreme

First Impressions: Panasonic Lumix S Pro 24-70mm F2.8 (Super Sharp!)

The Panasonic Lumix S Pro 24-70mm f2.8 is arguably the best zoom we’ve used for the system so far. The results of Panasonic Lumix S

Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro – first impressions: OnePlus 7 Pro, but cheaper?

This morning the Xiaomi Mi 9T Pro arrived in the mail and today we’re unboxing the device and giving our first impressions. This device is