It might lack some of the bells and whistles associated with a few other well-known brands, but PAT PILCHER reckons Garmin’s Vivoactive is everything you need in a smartwatch.
PAT PILCHER gets to play with Huawei’s new, premium smartphone range and there’s really only one sticking point. Read on to find out more.
Detroit is a tense, gut-churning film about one night and one event in the racially-charged United States of the 1960s writes SHELLEY SWEENEY.
Toby Woollaston views a film about one of NZ’s lesser-known but more interesting figures, and emerges from the cinema with a deeper understanding.
Huawei’s mid-price Nova 2i boasts many premium features but it’s a fraction of the price of the big guns, writes PAT PILCHER.
PAT PILCHER finds that Puro’s ‘hearing protection’ headphones are solid performers with only one glaring failing.
SHELLEY SWEENEY is not fond of rom-coms, but Home Alone busts out of the genre’s usual predicability.
Wannabe audiophiles and natural tinkerers will love this cool entry-level duo, writes DR RICHARD VAREY.
SHELLEY SWEENEY goes through a box of tissues watching the remarkable true-life story of painter Maud Lewis.
Serious about getting superb sound from your vinyl? Here’s a phono stage that really brings your records to life. Here’s ANDREW BAKER’S in-depth review of the Phono Master.
It might be called a ‘Blu-ray player’ but Oppo’s audiophile-grade UDP-205 is actually a stunning multi-purpose sound and visual hub, and DR RICHARD VAREY struggles to find fault with this superb machine.
Finally… a desktop speaker with awesome sound and all for small change. Well, apart from a few crucial flaws, writes GARY STEEL.