Electronic Devices

NEXUS 6P REVIEW

 

HIGHS

Forward-thinking specs set the bar for Android
Quick and responsive fingerprint sensor
Now on Tap makes Android more prescient than ever
Quick charging juices up fast
Premium metal build

LOWS

Expensive for a Nexus
Somewhat bland design

Google’s Nexus telephones used to be to some degree unassuming mid-range telephones with cool components, immaculate Android, and a […]

Lenovo ThinkPad 13 Ultrabook review

Cheap but sturdy, Lenovo’s ThinkPad 13 is the cast iron skillet of laptops
The first ThinkPad laptop came out in 1992. At the time it was an incredible accomplishment, despite being the size of a suitcase. But times have changed. Today’s users expect notebook-sized PCs far more powerful than that original ThinkPad, and they expect them at a price lower than a flagship smartphone […]

Dell XPS 13 (Skylake) review

Dell’s XPS 13 still sets the bar other ultrabooks must clear

Highs

Light, but solid
Attractive design
Great touchpad
Beautiful display
Quick, especially with optional Core i7
Solid battery life

Lows

Limited ports
Quiet speakers

Dell’s XPS 13, introduced earlier this year, is arguably the best notebook of 2015. The original won our Editor’s Choice award, impressing us […]

OPPO F1 REVIEW

On the off chance that a selfie stick never walks out on you, and your Instagram food is loaded with photos of your own face, then a cell phone with an incredible front-confronting camera will be high on your to-purchase list. What was before a corner prerequisite is much more looked for after today, and […]

SAMSUNG UN65JS9500 SUHD TV REVIEW

This is the best TV Samsung has ever made, and it’s only going to get better

HIGHS

Incredible picture quality for the money
Capable of HDR and WCG
Dazzling color
Super-fast operation
Makes everything you watch look better

LOWS

Voice recognition hard to disable
Underwhelming off-axis performance
Silver is the only color option

The Samsung JS9500 is the […]

Samsung Galaxy S7 edge review

 

Highs

Gorgeous Edge design looks nearly perfect
Top-of-the-line-specs
Water-resistant design
Solid camera takes strong low-light pics
Fast fingerprint sensor

Lows

Slippery glass is fragile, collects fingerprints
Overly sensitive nav buttons and touchscreen
No unlocked version, too much bloatware

Samsung didn’t simply demonstrate the Galaxy S7 Edge to crowds at its dispatch occasion, it pushed it right in […]

Asus Zenbook UX305UA review

Practice makes perfect. Asus’ latest Zenbook is a no-nonsense knockout

Highs

Simple, solid construction
Pleasing keyboard and touchpad
Non-gloss 1080p display
Good battery life
Excellent value

Lows

Somewhat plain design
No backlit keyboard

Asus’ Zenbook series has been on a roll as of late, led by the Zenbook UX305CA, an excellent, affordable ultrabook that won our Editor’s Choice […]

PANASONIC TC-50CX600U 4K TV REVIEW

Panasonic’s most affordable 4K TV might make you afraid of the dark

HIGHS

Bright, accurate colors
Affordable 4K Ultra HD resolution
Intuitive smart interface
Solid feature set

LOWS

Mediocre shadow detail
Poor off-axis viewing
60Hz refresh rate not great for fast content
No Hulu app

It doesn’t take much ability to peruse the written work on the divider […]

DELL VENUE 8 7000 REVIEW

Samsung? LG? Sony? Nope, the best Android tablet ever made comes from Dell

HIGHS

Best Android tablet
Gorgeous, metal design
Amazing, depth-sensing cameras
High-end specs

LOWS

No Lollipop
Depth effects take time to process

When you consider top of the line tablets, your brain most likely bounced to the iPad first. Most Android tablets?target the low end, with […]

NIKON D7200 REVIEW

Nikons D7200 is a strong successor to its famous father, but no heir apparent

HIGHS

Excellent stills
Latest Nikon image processor
Very good ISO performance
Extensive customization
Wi-Fi, NFC

LOWS

Big, bulky
No tilting touchscreen
Video frame rate only 30p
Difficulty grabbing focus for low-light video

The 24.2-megapixel Nikon D7200 ($1,200, body just) is an upgrade to one […]