Gadgets

HyperX Cloud Revolver S review: A costly improvement to the original Cloud Revolver headset

Anyone who’s followed HyperX for the past few years and saw last year’sCloud Revolver knew what was coming next: the HyperX Cloud Revolver S. It’s a familiar pattern for the company nowadays—first the stereo version of a headset and then, about a year later, the USB-enabled version with surround sound. And that’s exactly what we’ve got here. The Cloud Revolver S takes last ... Read More »

Xiaomi Mi 5X Specifications Leaked Ahead of July 26 Launch

HIGHLIGHTS Xiaomi Mi 5X spotted on FCC certification website The smartphone is tipped to sport a 3000mAh battery It is scheduled to launch on July 26 With the release date confirmed as Wednesday, July 26, the Xiaomi 5X leaks have picked up pace. The registrations for the first sale crossed over 200,000 in just 24 hours indicating the customer’s interest in the Xiaomi Mi ... Read More »

Sony A9 Full-Frame Mirrorless Camera Launched in India at Rs. 3,29,990

HIGHLIGHTS The Sony A9 has a 24.2-megapixel full-frame stacked CMOS sensor It can do 20fps burst shooting for up to 241 compressed RAW files The camera is available in India at Rs. 3,29,990 for just the body Sony has launched the Sony A9, its flagship full-frame mirrorless interchangeable lens camera, in India. Unveiled globally back in April, the Sony A9 comes to ... Read More »

Cord cutting is easier and better than ever, but it’s not the right choice for every TV fan

With the prices of cable and satellite TV subscriptions rising, while customer satisfaction rates hit all-time lows, it’s no surprise that streaming services and other cable-cutting options have become more popular than ever. The average cable subscription in 2016 costs more than $100 per month, compared to $10 per month for a basic Netflix subscription. For consumers who want a more television-like ... Read More »

iOS 10.3.3, macOS 10.12.6, watchOS 3.2.3, and tvOS 10.2.2 Updates Released: What’s New

HIGHLIGHTS New versions are minor updates Available worldwide for supported devices iOS 10.3.3 brings security fixes and other improvements Apple rolled out minor software updates for all its major platforms – iOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS – on Wednesday evening, most of which have to do with bug fixes, performance improvements, and security updates. iOS 10.3.3 fixes a number of security issues that could affect core services ... Read More »

What to do about the ‘Windows 10 is no longer supported on this PC’ error

Owners of some Windows 10 laptops and tablets are crashing into a worrying roadblock when they try to install the Windows 10 Creators Update. Windows Update initially says the notebooks are compatible with the upgrade, but fails to install it after downloading the setup files, instead displaying the following message: “Windows 10 is no longer supported on this PC. Uninstall this ... Read More »

Intex Elyt-e7 Review

We have been seeing huge improvements in smartphones in the sub-Rs 10,000 segment over the past couple of months. Gone are the days when you had to deal with a slow, laggy device with an outdated version of Android and an unresponsive display. With major companies such as Xiaomi turning the heat up, we are seeing other manufacturers get their acts together as well. Devices have become significantly ... Read More »

Huawei Band 2, Band 2 Pro With All-Day Heart Monitoring Launched

HIGHLIGHTS The pricing and availability for bands has not been announced Huawei Band 2 Pro has built-in GPS The Band 2 Pro additionally comes with Sports Coach feature Huawei has now unveiled its two new fitness wearables – Huawei Band 2 and Huawei Band 2 Pro, which come with an HR sensor that allows all-day heart monitoring. Interestingly, the Huawei Band ... Read More »

Home8 Video-Verified Security Alarm System review: A simplistic DIY kit with integrated video recording

One of the limitations of most DIY smart home security systems is kind of a biggie: Most of them don’t include video recording features. If the alarm goes off and you’re not home (or, worse, you’re in bed) do you automatically trust that the alarm is legitimate and call 911? Or do you verify the intrusion is real by seeing ... Read More »

How to use Alexa on HTC U11, no hands required

Alexa, meet Android. While HTC U11 owners have known Amazon’s AI assistant was on its way ever since the phone launched back in May, they can now finally install Amazon’s AI assistant on their phones. And it’s already learned a big new trick for its second Android phone: voice recognition. To get Alexa on the HTC U11, you’ll need to update your system to ... Read More »