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ASUS ZenBook 3 Review

ASUS's latest ultra portable the ZenBook 3 is the major competitor to Apple's 12-inch MacBook. Asus’s latest Zenbook laptop is even thinner and lighter than Apple's 1kg wonder, but just as fast and comes with a remarkably long battery life. The Zenbook 3 also comes with a mini dock in the box, adding precisely the sort of ports you'd be missing on the MacBook. This is precisely the computer Windows-using travellers have been looking for.

Sony MDR-1000X Noise Cancelling Wireless Headphones Review

Bose have long been the kings of the noise cancelling headphones market and their QuietComfort 35’s have been the market leaders ever since their launch. Sony’s MDR-1000X headphones are there latest attempt, by the old pretender, to wrestle the crown of the best noise cancelling headphones back from Bose. With Apple finally dropping the 3.5mm headphone jack on the iPhone 7 there has never been a better time to conquer this, already quite saturated, market niche. In terms of design the Sony MD...[Read More]

DJI Mavic Pro Drone Review

Small drones are the next big thing. The DJI Mavic Pro (£999 - current price on Amazon UK) joins the GoPro Karma, the Vantage Robotics Snap, and the Yuneec Breeze as the latest downsized model. It's twice the price of the Breeze, but delivers almost all of the features of DJI's top-end consumer drone, the Phantom 4. If you're looking for a small quadcopter that doesn't compromise on functionality, the Mavic Pro is worth considering. The Magic Pro’s predecessor, the Phantom 4, is larger and more ...[Read More]

Motorola Moto Z Play Smartphone Review

Motorola’s Moto Z Play Play makes an audacious claim of up to 2 days use from a single charge and for once its claims have been born out in our testing. The Moto Z Play has the best battery life of any smartphone we have ever used. If battery life is your most important criteria in choosing a smartphone then look no further. Motorola have combined a big battery, a mid-range Qualcomm processor, a 1080p screen with 3GB of RAM to produce a phone that easily lasted 2 days on a single charge. And ...[Read More]

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