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Astro’s Playroom for PS5 review

There was once a time when pack-in bundled games were regarded as the very best games available for that new console. You bought a Super

Dali Menuet SE review

Tiny speakers that pack plenty of sonic talent  For those who are tight on space, the choice of speakers is pretty limited. One of our

Level Up: Everyone wins with Minecraft in Super Smash, except for Sony

Growing up in the age of Sega versus Nintendo, the appeal of the so called ‘console wars’ is not lost on me – even today,

Bluesound Powernode 2i (with HDMI) review: Bodacious sound from a micro-sized box

This self-amplified multi-room music streamer delivers high-res audio experiences that Sonos won’t, but Bluesound’s user experience isn’t nearly as polished. Don’t let the petite dimensions

How to Update Your AirPods Pro and Get Better Audio

Apple rolled out a big firmware update to the AirPods Pro that greatly improves its sonic abilities. Here’s how to update your AirPods Pro. Apple

Sony announces new A-mount to E-mount lens adapter with built-in screw drive support

Sony has announced the impending release of the LA-EA5, its newest A-mount to E-mount lens adapter. In addition to changing mounts, the new adapter provides autofocus

Roberts RT200 review

An attractive, easy to use turntable, but no class-leading audio According to the company’s own literature, the Roberts RT200 turntable is an “intuitive set-up for

RHA TrueConnect 2 Review

We awarded the original RHA TrueConnect earphones our Editors’ Choice when we reviewed them back in 2018, but the true wireless earbuds market has changed

Lucid Motors reveals the DreamDrive tech to eventually make its EVs autonomous

Lucid Motors has revealed the bevy of sensors its upcoming Lucid Air electric luxury car will be equipped with, as it paves the way for

2021 Mitsubishi Mirage: Long live the subcompact

Japanese carmaker Mitsubishi recently unveiled the 2021 Mirage subcompact. It now sports the company’s ‘dynamic shield’ fascia along with a host of fresh updates. Sold

KEF R3 review

Earlier this year, we reviewed KEF’s mighty Reference 1 standmounters. These speakers delivered a performance so complete that even that hefty £5000/$8000 price tag started

Samsung HW-Q800T Review

This impressive all-rounder will elevate your TV sound, regardless of your viewing habits The Samsung HW-Q800T is the latest mid-range soundbar from the company, replacing

Rega io review

Signature Rega sound in a highly accessible package While Rega used to make a high-end DAC called ‘io’, the naming of its latest amplifier is

PS5 3D audio: what is it? How do you get it?

Game-changing 3D audio? Sony has officially unveiled its next-gen PS5 console – complete with game-changing 3D audio that promises unprecedented levels of sonic immersion. But

Marshall Uxbridge Voice with Alexa Review

A small speaker with big ambitions The Uxbridge Voice is an Alexa wireless speaker from Marshall and holds true to the English proverb of big

JBL Boombox 2 Review

The JBL Boombox 2 is a big, portable Bluetooth speaker that delivers powerful bass depth and high volumes. At $499.95, it’s also quite expensive. The

Elac Debut Reference DBR62 review

Since leaving Pioneer in 2015, speaker designer Andrew Jones has continued to produce some of the best speakers for the money in his new home

Vizio 2.1 Soundbar SB2021n-G6 Review

It’s rare that we see soundbars in the sub-$200 range, particularly 2.1 systems with wireless subwoofers. The $129.99 Vizio 2.1 SB2021n-G6 is well below $200,

Tagg Sonic Angle Mini Review: Loud sound with a compact design

The Bluetooth speaker comes with a price tag of Rs 1,299 and it is available for purchase from the company’s website and Amazon. The speaker

Braven BVR-XXL/2 Bluetooth speaker: Gigantor lays down the beat

This large-and-in-charge IPX5-rated speaker is made for rough environs, but still has the sonic chops for Mozart. (Well, maybe Chuck Mozart, from Nashville.) Braven’s XXL/2

Andover Audio PM-50 planar magnetic headphone review: Audiophile sound, tolerable price tag

These cans put you in the sonic picture with three-dimensional clarity, but you might not like wearing them for long stretches (though a fix may

2020 Hyundai Accent Review

In the 2020 Hyundai Accent, you’ll find a small car with a big interior, low price and a surprisingly well-equipped cabin. With sharp styling and

Ayre Acoustics KX-R Twenty / VX-R Twenty review

What is the best amplifier in the world – and does such a thing even exist? Much depends on the definition of what ‘best’ actually

The inspiring comeback of Sonic the Hedgehog

What a comeback it has been for Sonic the Hedgehog. Despite the abysmal backlash against its debut trailer – coupled with the fact that it