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Hands on: Sony Walkman NW-A100 review

The Sony Walkman NW-A100 series arrived at IFA 2019 with great retro fanfare. It’s the latest in the 40-year history of Sony’s portable players and

Hands on: JBL Pulse 4 review

Sometimes, sound isn’t enough. That’s the philosophy of the JBL Pulse 4 portable speaker, which throws you a pulsing light show in response to the

Diesel On Axial smartwatch brings the best that Wear OS has to offer

IFA 2019: Another Fossil Group watch gets the Gen 5 treatment Diesel is the latest brand under the Fossil Group umbrella to launch a new

Garmin Vivoactive 4 Hands-on Review : First look – Sporty smartwatch will improve your yoga skills

In the past we’ve referred to the Vivoactive as Garmin’s riposte to the Apple Watchand other proper smartwatches from the likes of Samsung, Google and

Sonos Move: Everything You Need to Know About Sonos’s First Portable Speaker

Sonos just announced the Sonos Move, the company’s first-ever portable speaker. Unlike every other Sonos speaker to date, the Move has both built-in Wi-Fi andBluetooth, meaning you

Sonos Move hands-on: $399 Bluetooth speaker cuts all cords

Pretty much from day one, Sonos customers have been asking for a portable speaker and one which can be taken outside: the new Sonos Move

Sennheiser MOMENTUM Wireless joins the always-on, always-connected age

Up until recently, the big names in the audio equipment industry shied away from wireless, partly because of concerns with wireless audio quality. Things have

Xiaomi AirDots Pro vs JEET AIR: What are the differences between them?

On our daily commutes or business trips, we want to listen to music, watch TV and play games without a good pair of headphones. Good

Denon reveals PMA-150H streaming amplifier with AirPlay 2

Hi-fi meets whole-home music streaming Denon has pulled the covers off its latest network amplifier. Pitched at “modern audiophiles”, the 70 watts-per-channel PMA-150H features a

Bang & Olufsen’s first TV soundbar is suitably gorgeous and expensive

High-end audio purveyor Bang & Olufsen is now in the soundbar game. The company has announced the Beosound Stage, its first foray into the increasingly

Saregama Carvaan 2.0 Review

The Saregama Carvaan series is unique, and the eponymous original Carvaan caught the attention of music enthusiasts all over India. While these products can be

Sonos One vs Apple HomePod: Which smart speaker should you buy?

A smart speaker is a great upgrade to any house – not only does it let you play music from your phone, it also adds

Audio-Technica AT-LP120XUSB Review

The LP120XUSB is a refreshed version of the popular LP120USB turntable, but is it an improvement? The Audio-Technica AT-LP120XUSB is the next-generation model of the LP120USB

Is Audioengine’s A5+ Wireless the Best Bookshelf Speaker Under $500?

For years, Audioengine’s A5+ powered speakers have been regarded as some of the best desktop and bookshelf speakers you can buy. Audioengine designs and manufactures

Best Wireless Earbuds 2019: AirPods vs. AirPods Alternatives

These are the best truly wireless earbuds you can buy based on our testing. Truly wireless earbuds are currently the hottest thing in the sound

EasyAcc F10 Wireless Speaker review

EasyAcc is a company that makes not only wireless speakers but headphones, mini fans, phone cases, chargers, power banks, and other products. We have reviewed

Samsung Galaxy Buds vs Sony WF-1000X: Which is better?

With the rapid iteration of science and technology, the technical development of wireless Bluetooth headset is becoming more and more mature. Many friends who like

Marantz Melody X review

It seems eons since we reviewed – and, largely, praised – Marantz’s network CD receiver and streaming box of tricks, the Melody and, to be

New Bose portable smart speaker could be a Sonos Move killer

Bose has announced a new portable speaker, which it hopes will be all things to all people, and beat the forthcoming Sonos Move. The unimaginatively named Portable

Amazon Music is coming to Garmin smartwatches – here’s how to get it

Amazon Music has finally made its way to smartwatches – unfortunately for some, the rollout is limited to select Garmin devices. However, if you have

Amazon Music app gives Garmin smartwatches an edge

If you’re an Amazon Prime subscriber and you happen to have a Garmin smartwatch on your wrist, then here’s some good news: Amazon Music is

Best iPod alternatives 2019: Touch, Nano and Shuffle alternatives

Turned off by the iPod Touch? This is the page for you. There’s no getting away from it, the Apple iPod is a great portable

Chrome OS update adds portrait camera mode: we’re confused why too

Google’s rolled out a Chrome OS update adding a wealth of nifty new music and notification control features, alongside a slightly odd new camera portrait

Grado White Headphone Review

With the office door locked, my phone turned off, and my death faked, I can finally turn my attention to the new Grado White Headphone. 

Fiio M11 High-Resolution Audio Player review

At what point does a hi-fi music player veer into an Android smartphone-esque user experience? That’s the question the Fiio M11 Portable High-Resolution Audio Player

Garmin Forerunner 245 vs Forerunner 45 vs Forerunner 945: Full Features Specifications and Priace Comparison

Garmin, a famous American navigation electronics brand, launched three new sports watch in one time: Forerunner 45 (45s), Forerunner 245( music) and Forerunner 945. Today

Fiio M11 vs M5 vs M6 vs M7 vs M9 X7 Mark-II

As a member of domestic HIFI manufacturers, Fiio has always occupied a position. Fiio M11 Android Intelligent HD Lossless Music player M11 (Exynos 7872 Master,

A new Sony Walkman could be on the way with Bluetooth 5.0 and wi-fi

The NW-A100 could be set for an IFA launch The Sony Walkman is having quite a year. Not only have we seen a huge Wall

Astell&Kern SR15 review: This digital audio player is packed with features and high-fidelity performance

Astell&Kern’s SR15 might be the best high-res portable player priced less than $800. Astell&Kern’s new SR15 hi-res digital audio player is built for those who

Best DACs 2019: USB, portable and desktop DACs

Digital to analogue done properly You may not even consider it, but most of us make use of at least one digital-to-analogue converter (or DAC)