Exclusive! First looks at FiiO's new X3 II (Gen.2) high resolution music player

Exclusive! First looks at FiiO's new X3 II (Gen.2) high resolution music player

Hot on the heels of the FiiO X1, is FiiO's X3 II, a pocket-sized High Resolution Audio portable media player that can also act as a USB DAC for your laptop or PC. We got a chance to have an exclusive first looks with the player, and we're pleased to be able to share it with you here.

Why NVIDIA is betting on powering Deep Learning Neural Networks

Why NVIDIA is betting on powering Deep Learning Neural Networks

Deep Learning and NVIDIA - what exactly do they have in common and what does it mean for the future? That's what we'll attempt to establish in this feature, along with how it's associated with Knight Rider.

Preview: Creative’s new Sound Blaster Roar 2 and E-MU XM7 speakers

Preview: Creative’s new Sound Blaster Roar 2 and E-MU XM7 speakers

Creative’s Sound Blaster Roar blew us away with its combination of features, performance, and price last year, so when we were invited to Creative’s headquarters for an exclusive sneak preview of the brand new Sound Blaster Roar 2, we were understandably excited. Pictures and first impressions after the jump.

Hands-on with the Dell Venue 8 7000 tablet

Hands-on with the Dell Venue 8 7000 tablet

We had some extensive hands on time with the Dell Venue 8 7000 tablet at Dell's launch event yesterday. As the world's thinnest 8-inch Android tablet, it still packs a lot of interesting capabilities, so here's a more detailed look at it.

Everything worth knowing about the Apple Watch

Everything worth knowing about the Apple Watch

Apple has finally revealed more details about the Apple Watch - the company’s first foray into the wearable space. So what can it do? How much will it cost? When can I get my hands on it? We got the details and more inside.

Hands-on with the Sony NW-ZX2 high resolution audio player

Hands-on with the Sony NW-ZX2 high resolution audio player

Sony recently organized a media session for their NW-ZX2 high resolution audio player, and we were on hand to find out just what Mr Katsumasa Yoshioka, Electrical Design Leader for the Walkman NW-ZX2 (and Senior Electrical Engineer, Video & Sound Business Group, Sony Corporation) had to say.

MWC 2015: The cool and cute edition

MWC 2015: The cool and cute edition

Anything happening at Mobile World Congress 2015, the largest mobile industry trade show of the year? Lots, apparently. We round up the key news and some interesting sights at the show floors. Enjoy and see you next year.

Is Unreal Engine 4 being free really a good deal?

Is Unreal Engine 4 being free really a good deal?

With Epic recently announcing that their latest gaming engine will be free for all, we take a step back and take a good hard look on whether that's actually a good thing. If it is, for who exactly?

Hands-on: Nokia N1

Hands-on: Nokia N1

Announced in November last year, but currently only available in China, MWC 2015 is our first chance to get a closer look at Nokia's return to the device market: the 7.9-inch N1 tablet.

AC1900 Wireless Router Shootout: ASUS vs. D-Link vs. Linksys vs. Netgear

AC1900 Wireless Router Shootout: ASUS vs. D-Link vs. Linksys vs. Netgear

With 802.11ac clients becoming more mainstream, there has never been a better time to invest in a 802.11ac compatible router. We pit four of the finest AC1900 class routers from the biggest names in networking - ASUS, D-Link, Linksys and Netgear - to find out which is best.

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge

Hands-on: Samsung Galaxy S6 & S6 Edge

A 5.1-inch Quad HD display, an Exynos processor, up to 128GB storage, a metal frame and a glass back - the Samsung Galaxy S6 runs fast, looks good, and feels good. Here's our hands-on with it and its curved sibling, the Galaxy S6 Edge.

Hands-on: HTC Grip

Hands-on: HTC Grip

HTC recently expanded its business from smartphones into other devices such as the HTC RE Camera. They are now going into wearables with the introduction of the HTC Grip, a smart fitness tracker with built-in GPS.

Hands-on: HTC One M9

Hands-on: HTC One M9

HTC unveiled their latest flagship HTC One M9 device today and we have all the technical details inside with our hands-on experience to share. Jump in and find out more!

APS-C camera shootout: Canon 7D Mark II vs. Samsung NX1

APS-C camera shootout: Canon 7D Mark II vs. Samsung NX1

Canon's 7D Mark II and Samsung's NX1 are two of the most recent APS-C cameras to have hit the market, and both boast impressive specs and features. While one is a revamp of a storied favorite, the other represents a first attempt at cracking the larger professional market, making this quite an interesting head-to-head. Which fares better? Hit the jump to find out.

Battle of the SSD juggernauts - Intel vs. SanDisk vs. Samsung

Battle of the SSD juggernauts - Intel vs. SanDisk vs. Samsung

Intel, SanDisk and Samsung are three of the biggest names in the flash business. All three have their own NAND production facilities and two of them even produce their own SSD controller. We pit the respective flagship drives from each brand to see who will emerge victorious.

Samsung ups the ante for smart homes in 2015

Samsung ups the ante for smart homes in 2015

Samsung showcases their next generation smart home appliances at the Southeast Asia Forum in Bangkok. The era of the smart home isn't just a pipe dream anymore.

Dell unleashes new Alienware 15 and Alienware 17 notebooks upon gamers

Dell unleashes new Alienware 15 and Alienware 17 notebooks upon gamers

Alienware has just refreshed its 15 and 17-inch models with a slimmer and lighter design. The new notebooks are also equipped with new GPU options from NVIDIA and AMD. Here's what you need to know about Alienware’s new gaming notebooks.

Top 5 sights of CP+ 2015

Top 5 sights of CP+ 2015

With Sony, Olympus, and Canon all having major product launches in the very early part of the year, the question of what else would we find at Japan’s annual Camera & Photo Imaging Show (a.k.a. CP+) is always going to be asked. We’ve done our rounds at the show floor, and here are our top five sights at the show.

Hands-on with HP's new commercial mobility products

Hands-on with HP's new commercial mobility products

We went to HP's Mobility Press Briefing today and gleamed new information on HP's new products and what the company has in store for the future. Here are our picks on what you should be keeping your eye on.

Smartwatch Shootout: The battle for your wrist

Smartwatch Shootout: The battle for your wrist

The wearable device market is quickly becoming the most hotly contested space in technology. And for almost every company invested in the area, the most lucrative piece of real estate is your wrist. But with so many choices out there, which smartwatch is the best?

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