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What I love about the Corsair experience
Corsair's Dark Core SE and MM1000 QI pad offer a seamless, customisable tech duo for gamers.
Hands-on review: The ultimate Corsair experience
Corsair's gaming gear excels in comfort and precision, despite some feature wish-lists.
Hands-on review: Acer Switch 5
Acer Switch 5: light, pricey hybrid with a sharp 1440p screen, suited for casual use despite minor hiccups.
Hands-on review: Tile Sport GPS tracker
Tile Sport: Pocket-sized tracker at $3/mo ensures valuables are never lost, with robust community find feature.
Hands-on review: Samsung Galaxy Note 8
Galaxy Note 8 dazzles with Infinity Display but may dent your wallet with its £1,200 cost.
Hands-on review: The Nest product range
Nest's new range impresses with quality and integration, but at a high cost.
Hands-on review: Swann Wireless Pan and Tilt Security Camera
Swann's new wireless camera impresses with HD clarity, smooth pan-tilt, and simple setup.
Hands-on review: The Oppo A77 is an affordable alternative to iOS
Oppo A77 charms with iOS flair sans the price tag—an Android gem for iPhone admirers.
Hands-on review: Google Wi-Fi could be the ultimate Wi-Fi solution
Anyone can set it up, even with limited technical knowledge, as the app guides you through the process step-by-step...
Hands-on review: Logitech BRIO 4k HDR webcam, fancy but expensive
This webcam has infrared facial recognition, allowing you to unlock your computer just by looking at the camera...
Hands-on review: Kanex MultiSync travel keyboard
The Kanex MultiSync Bluetooth travel keyboard is a comfortable, slim, and portable travel keyboard that can sync with up to four simultaneous devices.
Hands-on review: Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon
Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Carbon: This featherlight Ultrabook blends portability with robust performance, ideal for on-the-go professionals.
Hands-on review: Omna 180 camera
D-Link's Omna 180 Cam HD offers smooth video streaming and two-way audio, but falls short in overall performance, leaving some questioning its £300 price tag.
Hands-on review: Corsair 270R PC Case
In our hands-on review, the Corsair 270R emerges as a minimalist's dream for easy assembly and robust cooling options, all under £50.
Hands-on review: Corsair Crystal 460X
Review: Corsair’s Crystal 460X dazzles with tempered glass and versatile RGB lighting, merging style with function for custom PC builds.
Hands-on review: Acronis True Image 2017 New Generation - features abound
This backup software has military grade protection, tons of customisation, a smooth UI, and many other tools and features that I'm in love with.
Hands-on review: Viewsonic XG2703-GS - the whole package
This is a decent gaming monitor with a very high refresh rate that would work great with a high-end PC for the ultimate gaming package.
Hands-on review: HP Elite X3 - one device to replace them all
The HP Elite X3 is a truly outstanding productivity tool and a must-have for modern workers that are constantly on the go.
Hands-on review: Vodafone Smart Mini 7 - small and packed with features
Vodafone's Smart Mini 7 dazzles with features and solid performance for its size—ideal for savvy spenders seeking simplicity.
Hands-on review: ASUS ROG Spatha gaming mouse - a competitive edge
This product is a powerful, high-end mouse with plenty of options for customisation of the buttons, LEDs and power settings for wireless mode.
Sci-Fi action game Quantum Break comes to Windows 10
NetGuide’s James Frazer takes a look at the Windows 10 version of Xbox One game, Quantum Break, now available for download in the Windows Store.
Windows 10 puts the pedal to the metal with Forza Motorsport 6: Apex
Race your way through stunning visuals and customisable thrills with Windows 10's Forza Motorsport 6: Apex.
Hands-on review: X-Rocker Gaming Chairs
Want the ultimate gaming experience? The X-Rocker Gaming chairs are comfortable, wireless chairs with built-in speakers and vibration units.
Hands-on review: Smart Rope - the evolution of a classic
The Smart Rope is a nifty innovation that uses LEDs to give the appearance of a display floating in front of you - and that's just the beginning.