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The best Amazon UK Prime Day deals 2018: Save on Echo, Laptops, Cameras, Headphones, TV and more
The best Amazon UK Prime Day deals 2018: Save on Echo, Laptops, Cameras, Headphones, TV and more By Dan Grabham

Amazon Prime Day is in full swing and continues all through today. Some deals are already live with more to follow - we've picked out the very best for you right here on this page. And check out the Amazon UK Prime Day Hub. Like Black Friday, Amazon... Read more

Best Amazon Prime Day UK games deals 2018: Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PS4 Pro bargains and more
Best Amazon Prime Day UK games deals 2018: Nintendo Switch, Xbox One, PS4 Pro bargains and more By Rik Henderson

It's Amazon Prime Day and if you've been saving your pennies for a games console or individual game, now's the best time to take the plunge.Amazon is offering some great deals on games and the machines to play them on, with up to £190 off!Some of the... Read more

The best Amazon Echo deals for Amazon Prime Day 2018
The best Amazon Echo deals for Amazon Prime Day 2018 By Dan Grabham

Welcome to our roundup of the best Amazon Echo deals, with the latest pricing available for all of Amazon's Echo devices.  Echo Show: Just £99.99—a saving of £100 Amazon Echo: From just £59.99—a saving of £30 Echo Spot: Just £89.99 – a saving... Read more

The best Amazon US Prime Day deals for Prime Day 2018
The best Amazon US Prime Day deals for Prime Day 2018 By Maggie Tillman

Amazon US Prime Day is here.It's an annual event exclusive to paid Amazon Prime subscribers and there are some amazing offers from Amazon US. If you're a Prime member, the day will be filled to the brim with thousands of amazing deals.Keep in mind you... Read more

Best Amazon Kindle: Which Kindle is best for you?
Best Amazon Kindle: Which Kindle is best for you? By Chris Hall

The Kindle reader is one of the most popular choices for ebook reading, letting you read your favourite books on a digital device, without the drawbacks that come with using a tablet or smartphone.Not only is the Kindle power efficient, meaning it will... Read more

Best upcoming PC games to look forward to in 2018 and beyond
Best upcoming PC games to look forward to in 2018 and beyond By Adrian Willings

There are plenty of incredible games coming to PC in the next few months and beyond.From triple-A titles to highly hyped gems, there's plenty to look forward to, whatever your gaming passion. We've hand-picked some of the best, including trailers for... Read more

Best Amazon Prime Day 2018 headphones deals: In-ears and over ears from Bose, B&O and more
Best Amazon Prime Day 2018 headphones deals: In-ears and over ears from Bose, B&O and more By Cam Bunton

Amazon Prime Day is upon us until the end of play 17 July, which means tonnes of discounts across a multitude of product categories and devices for Prime subscribers.As you'd expect, there are plenty of savings to be had on consumer electronics which... Read more

MacBook Pro (2018) vs MacBook Pro (2017): What's the difference?
MacBook Pro (2018) vs MacBook Pro (2017): What's the difference? By Chris Hall

If you're an Apple watcher, you'll probably be familiar with Apple's update cycles on its MacBook models. Apple has just announced new 2018 MacBook Pro models. So which Macs have been updated? The MacBook Pro models with Touch Bar - there's no change... Read more

Motorola Moto G6 vs Moto G6 Plus vs Moto G6 Play: What's the difference?
Motorola Moto G6 vs Moto G6 Plus vs Moto G6 Play: What's the difference? By Chris Hall

The Motorola G a longstanding history as the affordable phone to beat. Well, that used to be the case. However, with the advancement of Chinese competition, Motorola in 2018 is taking a different tack by delivering no less than three Moto G6 phones: the... Read more

Best Amazon Prime Day smart home deals: Echo, Ring, Philips Hue, iRobot and more
Best Amazon Prime Day smart home deals: Echo, Ring, Philips Hue, iRobot and more By Britta O'Boyle

Amazon Prime Day is like a summer time version of Black Friday but rather than deals across multiple retailers, they are exclusive to Amazon and its Prime members. There are some excellent deals to be had including plenty of smart home ones from video... Read more

The best Chromebook 2018: Our pick of the top Chrome OS laptops
The best Chromebook 2018: Our pick of the top Chrome OS laptops By Dan Grabham

Whether it's school work, video editing, spreadsheet managing, or whatever else your job may entail, you need a good laptop to get your tasks sorted.Here we've compiled a list of the best laptops featuring Google's Chrome OS and we'll be adding more... Read more

Amazon Echo vs Echo Plus vs Echo Tap vs Echo Dot vs Echo Show vs Echo Spot: What's the difference?
Amazon Echo vs Echo Plus vs Echo Tap vs Echo Dot vs Echo Show vs Echo Spot: What's the difference? By Maggie Tillman

Amazon's Echo lineup is insane at this point, spanning smart speakers, video devices and new Alexa Gadgets.The Echo family of products has grown rapidly over the last couple of years, with a flurry of new devices announced last September to add to the... Read more

Google Home vs Google Home Mini vs Google Home Max: Which Google Home speaker should you buy?
Google Home vs Google Home Mini vs Google Home Max: Which Google Home speaker should you buy? By Adrian Willings

If you're looking for an intelligent smart home speaker, then one powered by Google is likely to be a good alternative to the Amazon Echo range. Like the Amazon Echo smart speakers, Google Home devices are available in a range of sizes. While they all... Read more

Apple iPhone X vs iPhone 8 Plus vs iPhone 8: What's the difference?
Apple iPhone X vs iPhone 8 Plus vs iPhone 8: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are similar to the previous iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, but the iPhone X changes things up in terms of design and features. Here are the differences and similarities between the three iPhones, all released late last year.Check... Read more

Apple iPhone 8 vs iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6S: What's the difference?
Apple iPhone 8 vs iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6S: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

As you'll know, Apple now has a premium iPhone called the iPhone X with Face ID but it is still selling several Touch ID iPhones. That means if you're in the market for a new iPhone, you have a decision to make. This feature explains how the iPhone... Read more

Apple iPhone X vs iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6S: What's the difference?
Apple iPhone X vs iPhone 7 vs iPhone 6S: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

How does the iPhone X compare to the older iPhone 7 and iPhone 6S models though? If you're considering upgrading from your older iPhone model, or you want to know if the iPhone X is worth the big bucks, here is how it compares to the iPhone 7 and iPhone... Read more

Google Pixel 2 XL vs Apple iPhone X: What’s the difference?
Google Pixel 2 XL vs Apple iPhone X: What’s the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

We pit the top iPhone against the best that Google has to offer - don't forget to check out our Pixel 2 XL review and the iPhone X review, too. Let's see how these devices compare. Google Pixel 2 vs Pixel 2 XL: What's the difference? Google Pixel 2... Read more

Which is the best iPhone? iPhone SE, iPhone 6S, iPhone 7, iPhone 8 or iPhone X?
Which is the best iPhone? iPhone SE, iPhone 6S, iPhone 7, iPhone 8 or iPhone X? By Britta O'Boyle

There is plenty of choice when it comes to smartphones, almost too much in fact. Chances are if you are reading this feature, however, you have at least narrowed your options down to the Apple iPhone.So as you have discarded Android, as well as the other... Read more

The best Beats headphones 2018: Which should you choose?
The best Beats headphones 2018: Which should you choose? By Max Langridge

Beats headphones have gone through various iterations over the years and following the company's acquisition by Apple, they are more popular than ever. Their signature bass-focused sound has remained a constant throughout the series' development, too,... Read more

Upcoming phones: The future smartphones of 2018
Upcoming phones: The future smartphones of 2018 By Chris Hall

With the pace of smartphone evolution moving so fast, there's always something waiting in the wings. No sooner have you spied the latest handset, that there's anticipation for the next big thing.Here we look at those phones that haven't yet launched,... Read more

The best iPhone X deals for July 2018
The best iPhone X deals for July 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Apple iPhone X is available in two colours, space grey and silver. It's the latest and greatest from Apple, the pinnacle of iPhone's 10 year history and the model for the future of Apple's trend-setting smartphone.It comes in two storage variants... Read more

Best iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus cases: Protect your Apple device
Best iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus cases: Protect your Apple device By Britta O'Boyle

The iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus may have been replaced by the iPhone 8 duo, but they continue to sell and as ever, still need protecting.  Apple iPhone 7 review Apple iPhone 7 Plus review Luckily, there are plenty of cases out there to protect your new... Read more

Best Sonos speaker? Sonos One, Play:1, Play:3, Play:5, Beam, Playbar and Playbase compared
Best Sonos speaker? Sonos One, Play:1, Play:3, Play:5, Beam, Playbar and Playbase compared By Britta O'Boyle

Multi-room speaker options are plentiful to say the least, with Denon, Samsung or LG and all offering their own take, with Apple, Amazon and Google now getting into the mix too.Unlike some of the newer additions to the multi-room speaker sector, Sonos... Read more

Microsoft Surface Go vs Apple iPad 9.7 (2018): What's the difference?
Microsoft Surface Go vs Apple iPad 9.7 (2018): What's the difference? By Maggie Tillman

Microsoft has announced a new Surface, called the Surface Go, and it has pitched the tablet squarely at Apple's iPad.The iPad 9.7 (2018) is now the cheapest way to get your hands on an Apple tablet. But how does it compare to entry-level Surface Go, which... Read more

The best Sony Xperia XZ2 deals for July 2018
The best Sony Xperia XZ2 deals for July 2018 By Dan Grabham

Welcome to our guide to the very best Sony Xperia XZ2 deals. The Sony Xperia XZ2 is available in black, silver, blue and pink. SIM-free, the Xperia XZ2 price is £599 with a free PlayStation Plus membership worth £49.99 and the Xperia XZ2 Compact price... Read more

Galaxy S9 vs iPhone X: It's Samsung vs Apple in the clash of the titans
Galaxy S9 vs iPhone X: It's Samsung vs Apple in the clash of the titans By Chris Hall

The world of top smartphones has polarised in the past few years into two distinct factions: Apple or Android. More specifically, it's Apple vs Samsung at the top of the tree for phones sold. Both shipped over 70 million devices in Q4 2017, occupying... Read more

Android vs iPhone: Which is best for you?
Android vs iPhone: Which is best for you? By David Nield

Few match-ups in tech get bigger than this – the one involving that indispensable gadget you carry around in your pocket every day. Should your smartphone be running Android? Or is the iPhone the smarter choice? Which is the best mid-range phone? On... Read more

Best HTC Vive accessories: Upgrade and enhance your VR experiences with these gadgets
Best HTC Vive accessories: Upgrade and enhance your VR experiences with these gadgets By Adrian Willings

There's no denying that virtual reality gaming is a lot of fun. There's also not many VR experiences better than those available on the HTC Vive and HTC Vive Pro.The HTC Vive is an impressive bit of kit for sure, but that doesn't mean it can't be improved... Read more

Best gaming keyboards: The best quiet, loud, colourful and proud mechanical keyboards around
Best gaming keyboards: The best quiet, loud, colourful and proud mechanical keyboards around By Adrian Willings

Keyboards are a personal preference, gaming keyboards equally so. A good quality gaming keyboard can make all the difference when you're in the heat of battle. The best mechanical keyboards not only offer extra key travel, but a choice of tactile response... Read more

Amazon Music Unlimited vs Spotify: Which is best?
Amazon Music Unlimited vs Spotify: Which is best? By Max Langridge

The rise of Amazon Music Unlimited has gone hand-in-hand with the explosion in use of Amazon Echo and the Alexa digital assistant. It integrates seamlessly with Echo, while also working as streaming service on your phone.But Spotify is probably the... Read more

The best Galaxy S9+ deals for July 2018
The best Galaxy S9+ deals for July 2018 By Dan Grabham

There are some great Galaxy S9 deals to be had if you are happy to shop around. We've scoured the web for all the best Samsung Galaxy S9+ prices and deals that are available right now. If you're looking for deals on the Samsung Galaxy S9 head here The... Read more

The best Samsung Galaxy S8 deals for July 2018
The best Samsung Galaxy S8 deals for July 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Galaxy S8 and S8+ might have been surpassed by the S9 and S9+ but both are still amazing phones that deliver stacks of features.At the time of release, we said "the Samsung Galaxy S8 is a masterpiece; one with a few brush-strokes out of place, but... Read more

The best Galaxy S9 deals for July 2018
The best Galaxy S9 deals for July 2018 By Dan Grabham

Welcome to our roundup of all the latest Galaxy S9 deals and order info. The Galaxy S9 has now been released and networks have been offering some excellent deals. Looking for the best Galaxy S9+ deals instead? Here are all the latest Galaxy deals we've... Read more

Compare the best Samsung Note 8 deals for July 2018
Compare the best Samsung Note 8 deals for July 2018 By Dan Grabham

Because the Note 9 is imminent there are some cracking deals currently available for Samsung's outgoing top-end phone. We've rounded up the best Samsung Galaxy Note 8 deals from across the UK using our price comparison tool which displays the best prices... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy Note 8: What's the rumoured difference?
Samsung Galaxy Note 9 vs Galaxy Note 8: What's the rumoured difference? By Chris Hall

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be launched on 9 August at an event in New York and that's seen a range of leaks and rumours letting us know what to expect come launch day.But how will the new model compare to the Galaxy Note 8 that it replaces? We've... Read more

The best monitor 2018: Top 4K, Full HD and Quad HD options for creatives and gamers
The best monitor 2018: Top 4K, Full HD and Quad HD options for creatives and gamers By Cam Bunton

Whether you have an all-powerful gaming PC, a MacBook or just an everyday use-it-for-everything computer, there are many reasons why you'd need a monitor.That also means there are many things to consider when looking to buy one.  What's in the Windows... Read more

Best 360 cameras: The best VR and 360 cameras, no matter your budget
Best 360 cameras: The best VR and 360 cameras, no matter your budget By Adrian Willings

With virtual reality headsets becoming more popular and platforms like Facebook and YouTube supporting 360-degree photos and videos, it's no surprise to see more 360 cameras coming to market. There is now a range of capable cameras available at wildly... Read more

The best Huawei P20 deals and P20 Pro deals for July 2018
The best Huawei P20 deals and P20 Pro deals for July 2018 By Dan Grabham

The Huawei P20 and P20 Pro are now available to buy SIM free and on a variety of contract plans.Huawei says the P20 Pro is especially selling well and has overtaken last year’s Huawei P10 Plus, outselling its predecessor by a huge 316 per cent.Indeed,... Read more

Fitbit Versa vs Fitbit Ionic: What's the difference?
Fitbit Versa vs Fitbit Ionic: What's the difference? By Chris Hall

Fitbit has expanded its smartwatch collection with the Versa, a new watch that sits alongside the Fitbit Ionic, offering a blend of fitness tracking and smartwatch functions.Launching a year later, the new Fitbit Versa offers many of the same features... Read more

LG G7 ThinQ vs Google Pixel 2 XL: What's the difference?
LG G7 ThinQ vs Google Pixel 2 XL: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

The LG G7 ThinQ is the Korean company's 2018 flagship smartphone.The new device has some stiff competition in the smartphone market though, with the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S9+, Huawei's P20 Pro and Google's Pixel 2 XL all offering plenty.We've already... Read more

The best mobile phone deals for July 2018: Find the right phone deal for you
The best mobile phone deals for July 2018: Find the right phone deal for you By Chris Hall

Looking for the best mobile phone deal? Look no further as our comparison table below enables you to select the contract phone deal that's right for you. Not sure what phone will suit you? Our handy guide to the best smartphones in 2018 breaks down popular... Read more

LG G7 ThinQ vs Huawei P20 Pro: What's the difference?
LG G7 ThinQ vs Huawei P20 Pro: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

LG's 2018 flagship smartphone is the LG G7 ThinQ. The new device succeeds the LG G6 and takes cues from the more recent LG V30 but how does it compare to its competition?We have put it up against the Samsung S9+ and the Google Pixel 2 XL in separate... Read more

LG G7 ThinQ vs LG V30 vs LG G6: What's the difference?
LG G7 ThinQ vs LG V30 vs LG G6: What's the difference? By Chris Hall

The LG G7 ThinQ is a new flagship for 2018 that will compete with the likes of the Samsung Galaxy S9, Google's Pixel devices and Huawei's P20 handsets.The G7 ThinQ succeeds the LG G6 that launched in February 2017 with its 18:9 ratio display, one of... Read more

Amazon Fire 7 vs Fire HD 8 vs Fire HD 10: Which Fire tablet should you buy?
Amazon Fire 7 vs Fire HD 8 vs Fire HD 10: Which Fire tablet should you buy? By Chris Hall

Amazon's Fire tablets continue to offer a popular alternative to the iPad, and with the choices of Android tablets reducing over the past few years, the Fire family has offered affordable tablets that do just about everything you need. But with three... Read more

YouTube Music vs Spotify vs Apple Music vs Amazon Music Unlimited: What's the difference?
YouTube Music vs Spotify vs Apple Music vs Amazon Music Unlimited: What's the difference? By Rik Henderson

YouTube has introduced YouTube Music to the UK - but is it the best streaming music service? Or does that crown still belong to Spotify or the newer Apple Music or Amazon Music Unlimited? Let's compare the new YouTube Music service against its most... Read more

Which is the best media streamer for you? Fire TV vs Apple TV 4K vs Chromecast vs Roku
Which is the best media streamer for you? Fire TV vs Apple TV 4K vs Chromecast vs Roku By Rik Henderson

A lot of TVs today have streaming services available as part of their Smart TV platforms, but there are still plenty of us that still have "dumb" TVs. And in that case, if you want to access streaming services, you'll need a streaming box or dongle.But... Read more

Sonos Beam vs Sonos Playbar: Which is the best Sonos soundbar for you?
Sonos Beam vs Sonos Playbar: Which is the best Sonos soundbar for you? By Maggie Tillman

Sonos has a new smart compact soundbar, the Sonos Beam. It's half the price of the existing Playbar, its previous offering for boosting your TV's built-in sound.What are the other differences between the two sound-enhancing Sonos speakers for your TV?... Read more

BlackBerry Key2 vs BlackBerry KeyOne: What's the difference?
BlackBerry Key2 vs BlackBerry KeyOne: What's the difference? By Cam Bunton

The BlackBerry Key2 is finally here, more than a year after the KeyOne launched to relieve BlackBerry fans who had been waiting years for a truly modern device that met their need to have a traditional BlackBerry-like physical keyboard.  BlackBerry Key2... Read more

The best BBQ tech and gadgets to make the most of summer 2018
The best BBQ tech and gadgets to make the most of summer 2018 By Dan Grabham

Summer is finally upon us (well, nearly) and with it comes the primal desire to make fire and cook meat. But the barbeque itself doesn't have to be such an old traditional grill, there's plenty of new tech to make cooking outdoors even better.The art... Read more

Best upcoming Xbox One games to look forward to in 2018 and beyond
Best upcoming Xbox One games to look forward to in 2018 and beyond By Rik Henderson

There are amazing games coming out for Xbox One in the coming months. Whether you own an Xbox One S, 4K-ready Xbox One X or even an original Xbox One, you are in for a treat.And thanks to E3 2018, we now know much more about many of them, including trailers.... Read more