Amazon Fire HD8 (2017) Review: A minor update of a great family tablet

The Good Affordable Fast Prime content access Parental controls Decent battery life The Bad Budget display Basic performance Amazon has updated its Fire HD8 tablet for 2017, offering better specs, the Alexa assistant and all of the Prime services in one device. Here’s our full review of the upgraded Fire HD8 tablet. Amazon has been … Read more

Dirt 4 review

Dirt was always positioned as the Colin McRae Rally series’ louder, brasher offspring, taking Codemasters’ wonderfully pliable off-road racers and giving them a heavy American slant (at a time, it’s worth remembering, when the late Scottish superstar was wowing fans across the Atlantic with his showstopping antics in the X-Games). It was a play for … Read more

Apple AirPods long-term review: Why you’ll want to become an airhead

Apple AirPods long-term review: Until recently truly wireless earbuds remained ensconced in the realm of Hollywood but the tipping point has now been reached, legitimised by Apple’s appearance on the scene with its distinctive AirPods. Here’s what we discovered after four months of wear. Apple AirPods long-term review: Design Take the company’s signature white EarPods, … Read more

Sony Xperia XZ Premium Review: In Depth

The Good Class-leading display Exceptional camera Top-notch performance Smart battery technology The Bad No one-handed mode Fingerprint magnet Expensive Heavy Sony Xperia XZ Premium review: The Xperia XZ Premium continues the lineage started by 2015’s Z5 Premium and with such a name, we’re expecting nothing less than Sony’s ‘A game’. Sony Xperia XZ Premium review: … Read more