Honor Magic4 Pro review

Introduction and specs Honor is on the way to reinventing its mobile business, now that their Huawei’s ties are no longer dragging them down and work only to their benefit. With the Magic4 Pro, the company wants to prove that it can return to its former glory by offering high-end devices with unique features. The […]

Read More

1MORE ComfoBuds Mini review

Ever wonder how small true wireless earbuds can get? 1MORE did, and with the ComfoBuds Mini set out to deliver the smallest earbuds possible without sacrificing key features such as active noise cancelling (ANC). At a staggeringly lightweight 3.7g each, these earbuds surely must have made some compromises. Is it really possible to achieve great […]

Read More

Turtle Beach Stealth 600 Gen 2 MAX review

Turtle Beach routinely puts out well-performing, reasonably priced gaming headsets—in the wired space, the myriad entries in the company’s Recon line are easy to use and offer decent sound. In the wireless the space, the Stealth line is the place to look, and now it’s back with a rather modest-looking refresh that sports some pretty […]

Read More

Testing the brand new Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+

Introduction Qualcomm announced the next flagship Snapdragon platform today – the Qualcomm 8475 Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ mobile chipset. These Plus models are traditionally overclocked versions of the vanilla chipsets, but there’s more to this upgrade than usual. The highlights of the new Snapdragon 8 Gen 1+ platform include improved CPU and GPU performance, as […]

Read More

OnePlus Nord N20 5G review

Introduction OnePlus’ strategy began shifting back in 2020 and the Chinese brand continues to shuffle around as it figures out how to solidify its offerings across Europe and North America. Specifically in the US, OnePlus offers its flagship 10 Pro, and two Nord models – the N200 5G, and now the N20 5G. The N20 […]

Read More

Astro A40 TR review

Audiophiles often champion wired headsets for their lossless audio transmission and usability, but what about the gaming community? The Astro A40 TR (“tournament ready”) was built with esports in mind. This open-back gaming headset has a closed-back look and features a 3.5mm headphone jack connector, microphone, and a solid plastic and metal design, which makes […]

Read More

Samsung Galaxy A33 5G review

Introduction Samsung’s Galaxy A mid-range lineup has undergone its yearly refresh, and it’s looking really good. The new Galaxy A33 is probably one of the most interesting models this year as it has been significantly upgraded since the Galaxy A32 and makes for an excellent bang for the buck offer at the €300 mark. The […]

Read More

OnePlus Nord CE 2 Lite 5G hands-on review

Introduction The Nord CE 2 Lite 5G is the latest smartphone from OnePlus and also the cheapest in the company’s current lineup. Meant to be the entry-level option for customers in Europe and India, the Nord CE 2 Lite 5G is very similar to the Nord N20 5G that is being launched in North America. […]

Read More

Sony WH-XB910N review

The Sony Extra Bass line of headphones has been a mainstay for a couple of decades, and generally speaking, Sony holds up its end of the bargain by supplying a lot of bass. This is great for bass heads, but what about the rest of us? We tested the Sony WH-XB910N for two weeks to […]

Read More

Samsung Galaxy A23

Introduction and specs Samsung has been going strong with its mid-range lineup in the last couple of years, and the Galaxy A23 is yet another iteration of its low-end to mid-range offering. As it’s usually the case with budget Samsung phones, the main focus seems to be the camera department. We often see better ultrawide […]

Read More

Sony Xperia 10 IV review

Introduction Another year, another incremental update in the Xperia 10 series – Sony has just released Mark 4 of its popular midranger. As has become the norm, the differences compared to the old model are few, and they’re not huge either – Sony likes where the 10 stands and is refraining from drastic changes. Perhaps […]

Read More

Sony WH-1000XM5 review

In the world of headphones, only a few companies’ new releases are actually worth paying attention to, and chief among those is Sony. Today we’re looking at the most recent update to the company’s flagship active noise cancelling (ANC) headphones: the Sony WH-1000XM5. With a complete redesign, this is one of the best ANC headphones […]

Read More

Grado Labs SR60x review

Grado Labs is a storied company, but probably not one you’ve heard of unless you’re already a headphone hobbyist. For many, Grado headphones are the gateway drug: they offer a tangible step up in audio quality over many consumer headphones at a price that isn’t back-breaking. After a week with the Grado SR60X, we found […]

Read More

Anker Soundcore Motion+ review

With the Soundcore Motion+, Anker aims to take on the tightly competitive Bluetooth speaker market. While it may not have fancy features such as the ability to charge your phone, or an optical input, the Anker Soundcore Motion+ aims to deliver good sound in a waterproof and portable package for everyday use. Is this the […]

Read More

Sony Xperia 1 IV review

Introduction Sony is back with its traditional Xperia cameraphone, and it’s looking better than ever. The new Xperia 1 IV brings back the signature 4K display on top of the most powerful Snapdragon chipset and one of the most intriguing camera arrangements with one-of-a-kind continuous optical zoom. And, of course, all these goodies come wrapped […]

Read More

HyperX Cloud Core review

The HyperX Cloud Core is a wired gaming headset that delivers the basics for a reasonable price, often under $40 USD. It has a solid aluminum construction and a comfortable headband, alongside a detachable microphone that’s easy to use for long voice chats and gaming sessions. But how does the audio quality compare to other […]

Read More

Samsung Galaxy Z Flip3 long-term review

Introduction Remember flip phones? Someone at Samsung sure did and had an idea: “why not a flip phone, but with a folding screen?”. And thus the Flip line was born, and of course it’s called that, what else would you name it? As is par for the course for Samsung’s newest of endeavors, the first […]

Read More

OnePlus 10R hands-on review

Introduction The OnePlus 10R is the newest entrant in OnePlus’ mid-range R-series. Known as the OnePlus Ace in China, the 10R is essentially the Realme GT Neo 3 but with minor changes. The OnePlus 10R is based on the MediaTek Dimensity 8100 platform. It features a large 120Hz display and a triple camera system on […]

Read More

KZ ZSN Pro X review

The internet is flooded with all sorts of newcomers to audio products, and it has never been more overwhelming to parse the junk from the gold. Sure, the reliable standbys are out there, but the bargain hunters willing to take a chance on inexpensive unknowns might get a dud or a diamond in the rough. […]

Read More

Astro A20 (Gen 2) review

Astro has been one of the most popular brands of gaming headsets for a long time, and while that success hasn’t always been reflected in the quality of its products, eventually there has to be a winner. The Astro A20 (Gen 2) is a pretty straightforward wireless gaming headset—there’s an Xbox version and PlayStation version, and […]

Read More