TVs & Entertainment

  • Forza Horizon 2 review

    41
    inc VAT

    Technically superb open world racer, with online and offline thrills, but grating presentation

    Key specs 

    Available formats: Xbox One

    Published 
    1 Oct 2014
  • Google Chromecast review

    Google Chromecast top down view
    30
    inc VAT

    The Google Chromecast is a cheap way to make your TV smart, but there are few mainstream apps that support it

    Key specs 

    Video outputs: HDMI, Networking: 802.11n (2.4GHz only), Dimensions: 720x350x12mm, Streaming formats: Chromecast, Internet streaming services: BBC iPlayer, BT Sport, Netflix

    Published 
    30 Sep 2014
  • Bayan Audio Soundbook Go review

    Bayan Audio Soundbook Go front
    80
    www.bayanaudio.com

    The Soundbook Go is a wireless Bluetooth speaker that looks and sounds good, but we'd prefer it to be tougher

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 2, RMS power output: 15W, Dock connector: None, Wireless: Bluetooth (A2DP), Dimensions: 160x40x88mm, Weight: 480g

    Published 
    30 Sep 2014
  • SteamWorld Dig: A Fistful of Dirt (Wii U) review

    SteamWorld Dig header
    7
    inc VAT

    A highly enjoyable, if slightly simple, mining adventure, but the 3DS version of SteamWorld Dig remains the definitive edition

    Key specs 

    Available formats: Wii U, Nintendo 3DS, PC, PS4, PS Vita

    Published 
    26 Sep 2014
  • Panasonic SC-HTE180 review

    280
    inc VAT

    This large speaker board has a great range of ports, but only average sound quality

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 2.1, RMS power output: 60W, Dimensions: 700x365x60mm, Weight: 2.1kg, Dock connector: N/A, Networking: Bluetooth

    Published 
    23 Sep 2014
  • Elgato Game Capture HD60 review

    Elgato Game Capture HD60 front
    120
    inc VAT

    The Game Capture HD60 is a handy gadget, and its time-rewind feature and plenty of live streaming options will win it many fans

    Key specs 

    Warranty: One-year RTB, Details: www.elgato.com, Part code: Game Capture HD60

    Published 
    19 Sep 2014
  • Hyrule Warriors (Wii U) review

    Hyrule Warriors box art
    32
    inc VAT

    The most exciting Zelda game in recent years, Hyrule Warriors is a must buy for any Zelda fan

    Key specs 

    Available formats: Wii U

    Published 
    17 Sep 2014
  • Fantasy Life review

    Fantasy Life box art
    28
    inc VAT

    It gets bogged down by its fussy class constraints, but underneath Fantasy Life is an enjoyable RPG that will keep you going for hours

    Key specs 

    Available formats: Nintendo 3DS

    Published 
    16 Sep 2014
  • Panasonic TX-50AX802B review

    1 799
    inc VAT for 50in model

    The Panasonic TX-50AX802B has first-class picture quality and an imminent fix for 4K Netflix makes this our new 4K TV of choice

    Key specs 

    Screen size: 50in, Native resolution: 3,840x2,160, Video inputs: 4x HDMI, DisplayPort, Component, Composite, SCART, Tuner: Freeview HD, Freesat HD, Dimensions: 1,131x673x238mm

    Published 
    11 Sep 2014
  • Sony HDR-MV1 review

    249
    Amazon

    The HDR-MV1 is a good choice for musicians looking to record performances for social media, but video quality could be better

    Key specs 

    Optical zoom: N/A, Sensor: 1/2.3 back-illuminated CMOS, LCD screen: 2.7in, 230,000 dots, Size (HxWxD): 116.5x70.5x27mm, Weight: 165g

    Published 
    8 Sep 2014
  • Samsung Shape M5 review

    Samsung SHAPE M5 speakers front black and white
    230
    inc VAT

    These Multiroom speakers have an attractive design and good sound quality

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 2, RMS power output: Not disclosed, Dock connector: None, Networking: Bluetooth (A2DP), Wi-Fi (Dual Band), Dimensions: 342.5x113.2x168mm, Weight: 2.3kg, Streaming formats: Samsung Mesh Network

    Published 
    6 Sep 2014
  • TVman Mobility review

    Dediprog TVman Front Antenna
    70
    inc VAT

    The TVman Mobility's television reception can be inconsistent, but it's an okay portable media server

    Key specs 

    Tuners: DVB-T, Dimensions (WxDxH): 61x97x11mm, Networking: 802.11b/g/n, Internal disk capacity: N/A, Warranty: One-year RTB, Details: www.noovo.co, Part code: TVman-Pocket_ZDP-1

    Published 
    4 Sep 2014
  • Optoma HD50 review

    1 000
    inc VAT

    With its large lens and tiny chassis, the HD50 is a highly flexible projector that's much more portable than the competition

    Key specs 

    Projector type: DLP, Projector type: DLP, Contrast ratio: 50,000:1, Lens shift: Vertical +15%, Document formats read: N/A, Lamp life in economy mode: 3,500h, Lamp brightness: 2,220 lumen, Size: 124x286x265mm

    Published 
    2 Sep 2014
  • Pure Jongo T6 review

    Pure Jongo T6 front
    200
    inc VAT

    Versatile multiroom speakers that sound better as a pair

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 2, RMS power output: 100W, Dock connector: None, Networking: Bluetooth (A2DP), Wi-Fi, Dimensions: 370x175x190mm, Weight: 3.8kg, Streaming formats: N/A

    Published 
    31 Aug 2014
  • BlueAnt Pump HD Sportbuds review

    BlueAnt Pump HD Sportbuds USB port
    100
    Inc VAT

    The Pump HD Sportbuds very secure fit makes them a perfect companion for strenuous exercise

    Key specs 

    Headphones subtype: Neckband Bluetooth headphones, Plug type: N/A, Weight: 32g, Cable length: N/A

    Published 
    26 Aug 2014
  • Ultra Street Fighter IV review

    Ultra Street Fighter IV 1
    23
    inc VAT

    Enough gameplay changes and new characters to refresh the formula, but Ultra Street Fighter 4's online play needs work

    Key specs 

    Available formats: PC, Xbox 360, PlayStation 3

    Published 
    21 Aug 2014
  • Roku Streaming Stick review

    Roku Streaming Stick
    50

    A great media streamer at a low price with plenty of content, but it can be a bit sluggish

    Key specs 

    Video outputs: HDMI 1.4, Networking: 802.11n (dual band), Dimensions: 78x28x12mm, Streaming formats: UPnP, Plex, Internet streaming services: BBC iPlayer, ITV Player, 4oD, Demand Five, Netflix

    Published 
    21 Aug 2014
  • Xbox One

    Microsoft Xbox One
    430
    inc VAT

    Almost the home entertainment hub we've been waiting for, but missing key features and still no killer exclusives

    Published 
    14 Aug 2014
  • Optoma GT1080 review

    Optoma GT1080
    650
    inc VAT

    The Optoma GT1080's short throw makes it a versatile big-screen TV substitute

    Key specs 

    Projector type: Single-chip DLP, Native resolution: 1,920x1,080, Video inputs: 2xHDMI (1xMHL), Lamp life: 5,000h, Lamp brightness: 2,800 lumen, Size: 114x315x224mm, Weight: 2.65kg

    Published 
    13 Aug 2014
  • The Last of Us Remastered review

    The Last of Us Remastered box art
    38
    inc VAT

    Impeccable storytelling and some of the most intense action of the last console generation, beautifully updated for the PS4

    Key specs 

    Available formats: PS4

    Published 
    12 Aug 2014