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LG 55UB950V 4K TV review: webOS meets ultra-high definition
Televisions 4 out of 5

LG 55UB950V 4K TV review: webOS meets ultra-high definition

By 2 November 2014

The LG UB950V brings a double dose of excitement, offering ultra-high definition (UHD) resolution, otherwise known as 4K, in addition to LG's webOS user interface. The large resolution is matched by large screen sizes, as the UB950V is available in 65-... >>

Cambridge Audio Go v2 portable speaker review: Bluetooth on a budget
Audio 4 out of 5

Cambridge Audio Go v2 portable speaker review: Bluetooth on a budget

By 2 November 2014

The Cambridge Audio Go v2 portable Bluetooth speaker is, as its name suggests, the second version in the series, updating the Go Minx that we thought was a top-class offering when we reviewed it last year. The "saucy" name has been dropped for round two,... >>

Philips Fidelio M2BT review: Small Bluetooth headphones deliver big sound
Audio 4 out of 5

Philips Fidelio M2BT review: Small Bluetooth headphones deliver big sound

By 2 November 2014

In our hunt for the best headphones we've been donning the Philips Fidelio M2BT Bluetooth wireless on-ears to see whether these cans deliver audio that defies their small scale. As the update to the earlier Fidelio M1BT, the latest generation M2BT makes... >>

Lenovo Yoga 2 review: Flexible and affordable
Laptops 4 out of 5

Lenovo Yoga 2 review: Flexible and affordable

By 1 November 2014

Laptops are not in a great state. Samsung and Sony have already announced their departure from the market altogether. The money's just not there anymore, and companies need to adapt to survive. Lenovo's Yoga series is this kind of evolution in action.... >>

Sunset Overdrive review: Frat boy fun
Gaming 4 out of 5

Sunset Overdrive review: Frat boy fun

By 31 October 2014

Let's just get right to it and say that Sunset Overdrive is bonkers - and not always in a good way. It is among the best looking games on the new-generation consoles and pulls off the tricky feat of both borrowing from older games, yet feeling fresh and... >>

Audio-Technica ATH-M50x headphones review: Exemplary over-ear audio
Audio 5 out of 5

Audio-Technica ATH-M50x headphones review: Exemplary over-ear audio

By 31 October 2014

If you're looking for a pair of over-ear headphones to wear at home, but don't want to break the bank, and aren't interested in bass-boosted unnatural listening, then the Audio-Technica M50x are a definite contender. Whether or not the Japanese manufacturer... >>

Fujifilm X30 review: Bigger and better, but beleaguered
Cameras 4.5 out of 5

Fujifilm X30 review: Bigger and better, but beleaguered

By 29 October 2014

It's been a strong year for high-end compact cameras, with well-established manufacturers honing their craft and new additions also appearing. It's made for a bustling market, but one that also makes that purchase decision all the harder. The Fujifilm... >>

Arcam Solo Bar is an audiophile soundbar, fully loaded with connections (hands-on)
Audio

Arcam Solo Bar is an audiophile soundbar, fully loaded with connections (hands-on)

By 29 October 2014

Arcam has poured its audio expertise into the Solo Bar, which the Cambridge-based company is claiming to be a soundbar fit for audiophiles.  It's designed not just to bring audio enhancements to your TV, but to do much of the work that an AV receiver... >>

Samsung WW9000 review: Connected washing machine gives app-control a new spin
Smarthome 4 out of 5

Samsung WW9000 review: Connected washing machine gives app-control a new spin

By 29 October 2014

A decade ago if someone told you that your washing machine would be connected to the internet so you can control it via your phone you would probably laugh, but by gosh a lot's happened since then. And the Samsung WW9000 is here to show off what's possible.... >>

AKG Y50 on-ear headphones review: Budget brilliance
Audio 4.5 out of 5

AKG Y50 on-ear headphones review: Budget brilliance

By 29 October 2014

Every manufacturer seems to be after a slice of the headphones market and AKG's approach with the Y50 on-ears is very savvy indeed. When we started testing the AKG Y50 headphones we assumed they were in the £150 price category based on their finish alone.... >>