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Samsung Galaxy A41 announced with 6.1″ OLED, vastly improved triple camera

The Samsung Galaxy A41 was seen in multiple leaks earlier this year and now makes its official debut in Japan. It’s a preliminary announcement rather since the Galaxy

Konami’s TurboGrafx16 console is back, and it’s a treasure trove of retro gaming

Way back in the mists of time, young me had set his heart on owning the NEC PC Engine, a game console first released in

Ghost of Tsushima: All the latest news on the upcoming PS4 exclusive

Ghosts of Tsushima is a brand-new PS4 exclusive from Sucker Punch, otherwise known as the minds behind Sly Cooper and Infamous. Having cut its teeth

PS2 20th Anniversary Retrospective: The past, present and future of Sony’s biggest console

The PS2 was first released 20 years ago today. Yes, you read that correctly. Feel old yet? The iconic console from Sony went on to become

Voigtlander Nokton 60mm f/0.95 Lens for Micro Four Thirds

Cosina Japan recently announced the Voigtlander Nokton 60mm f/0.95 lens. Check out the translated press text below: Nokton 60mm F0.95 is a medium telephoto lens designed

Sharp Releases 5G Aquos R5G: Snapdragon 865, 12GB LPDDR5 Memory

Sharp released a 5G Aquos R5G in Japan, with a 6.5-inch Pro IGZO screen, powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 processor, equipped with 12GB LPDDR5 memory

Patents Show Sony’s E Mount May Get 7 New Tamron F2 Prime Lenses

The Tamron f2 prime lenses will likely be cheaper options for those that want to build a solid lens library on the cheap. Tamron took

Nintendo Switch Lite gets a new colour and we’re tickled pink

Nintendo has revealed a coral pink iteration of the Nintendo Switch Lite console to coincide with the forthcoming launch of the game Animal Crossing: New Horizons next

JDI announces LCD screens made specifically for VR headsets

Virtual reality head-mounted displays, at least the ones not powered by smartphones, aren’t that easy to make, which is partly why dedicated HMDs are far

Tamron 70-180mm f/2.8 Di III VXD Lens to be Announced at CP+ 2020

According to Tamron Japan, the Tamron 70-180mm F/2.8 Di III VXD (Model A056) lens will be on-display at the CP+ 2020 event. The new high-speed

2020 SUZUKI V-STROM 1050XT FIRST RIDE REVIEW (24 FAST FACTS)

The Suzuki engineers out of Japan have called their V-Strom 1000 a “two-way player.” The sport-adventure motorcycle earned this name due to its strong, usable

Fujifilm X-T4 release date is confirmed, with shipping starting in March

Not content with announcing the new Fujifilm X100V, the Japanese camera company has now officially confirmed the launch date for the incoming Fujifilm X-T4, its

Tianyi Audio TY-i30 Wireless player review: A modern version of the “VCD” machine?

Many years ago, the editor was still an ignorant child. Once his parents took them to a little brother’s house and saw a set of

2020 Nissan Versa vs. 2020 Honda Fit: Which Is Better?

Japan is getting an all-new Honda Fit for 2020, but on our shores, the Fit is unchanged this year. One of its top competitors, the

Bose is closing all of its stores in Europe, North America, Japan and Australia – here’s why

Bose is closing all of its retail stores in Europe, North America, Japan and Australia. Yesterday, the audio-tech company announced that the popularity of buying online

Made in Japan: Nissan GT-R generations

GT-R is one of the most famous badges ever affixed to a performance car. And there’s a GT-R shrine at the Zama Nissan Heritage Collection

iPhone 12 might finally ditch the much-maligned display notch

According to a report, Apple could finally be ready to ditch the largely unpopular, but largely necessary display notch when they iPhone 12 handsets roll

The Complete Lexus Buying Guide: Every Model, Explained

Lexus is Toyota’s luxury car division based out of Nagoya, Japan. Toyota created the marque in 1989 to create a more exclusive brand for its

Apple may buy its own iPhone display factory: Report

Apple could be close to buying a display production facility of its own, with the iPhone-maker said to be considering purchasing a Japan Display factory

THREE ELECTRIC YAMAHA SCOOTERS: FIRST LOOK FROM TOKYO AUTO SHOW

Yamaha displayed three scooters of interest at the 46th Tokyo Motor Show. Two of them are concept scooters, while the other is a production machine,

As PlayStation turns 25: What was your favorite game on PS1?

Today is a big day for the PlayStation brand, because today marks the 25th anniversary of Sony’s entrance into the world of gaming. On December

iFixit PlayStation 1 teardown is a blast from the past

It isn’t too often that we see iFixit tearing down legacy hardware, but today is a special occasion. Today marks the 25th anniversary of the

2020 APRILIA RSV4 AND TUONO RR MISANO LIMITED EDITIONS FIRST LOOK

U.S. Only! So often we see limited edition motorcycles in Europe and Japan, and all we can do is wax envious. However, Americans a chance

2020 Ford Escape Hybrid vs. 2019 Toyota RAV4 Hybrid: Which Fuel-Sipping Compact Crossover Is Better?

The best-selling RAV4 and freshly redesigned Escape face off to prove which offers the better mix of fuel efficiency, value, and practicality. This electrifying comparison

Lexus UX 300e EV revealed

First-ever EV from Japanese car-maker arriving in 2020, has 400km range The Lexus UX 300e has broken cover at the Guangzhou motor show in China

New Audio Technica ATH-WP900 and ATH-IEX1 Coming to U.S.

Released back in October in Audio-Technica’s home country of Japan, the U.S. is set to tentatively receive two new high-end offerings from the company in

Everything You Should Know About Toyota’s Cars, Trucks and SUVs

Toyota is a Japanese automobile manufacturer based in Toyota City, Japan. It was founded as an independent company in 1937. Following World War II, Toyota

TOKYO MOTOR SHOW: Toyota LQ concept revealed

Self-driving LQ concept to be unveiled in Japan this month Toyota has revealed its latest concept car, the quirky-looking and quirky-named LQ, ahead of its

OPPO K5 features, specification and price

As expected, OPPO K5 is official on the same day as OPPO Reno A in Japan and OPPO Reno Ace in China. It is a

Sony Xperia 8 is good news your next smartphone

The Sony Xperia 8 was revealed today for Japan – but it’s good news for you, too. Even if you’re living in the United States