Top 10 phones of 2017: Best battery life

Top 10 phones of 2017: Best battery life

T he battery is the most constraining factor in smartphone design for manufacturers so a lot of buzzwords go into their ads, making battery life a difficult thing to shop for. Our reviews have detailed tests, but we decided to come up with a shortlist for those who just need the best, quickly. Here are the Top 10 phones of 2017 based on battery life. Our Endurance rating should give you a good general guideline, however a single number

5 best online fax services for November 2017

5 best online fax services for November 2017

While computers, printers and other pieces of technology are obviously vital in the modern office environment, there’s no denying the role the fax machine has played in the business world over the decades. When it comes to running a business, it’s essential to have systems in place to allow you to send important documents to colleagues and other organisations easily – especially if you deal with a plethora of departments or

Best racing wheel: Logitech vs Thrustmaster vs Fanatec vs Hori

Best racing wheel: Logitech vs Thrustmaster vs Fanatec vs Hori

Update: We’ve had a chance to try out Thrustmaster’s newest premium wheel, the Thrustmaster T-GT. It’s a premium wheel with a price tag to match, but if you want the perfect wheel for the recently released Gran Turismo Sport, it’s one that’s seriously worth considering. Article continues below… Racing wheels are nerdy things. Andy from The 40-Year-Old Virgin probably owned one before selling

Best PC cases 2017: top cases for your desktop computer

Best PC cases 2017: top cases for your desktop computer

When you’re building a new PC, shopping for one of the best PC cases is likely the last thing you’ll think of. There are tons of cheap PC cases on the market, so why not just go with one of those and use that extra money on other, more exciting components? Well, when that chassis finally crumbles, or when your CPU starts throttling from improper airflow, moving over all of your components to a new case is what nightmares are made of.

Best entry-level DSLRs: what to look for and what to buy in 2017

Best entry-level DSLRs: what to look for and what to buy in 2017

If you’ve outgrown your point-and-shoot camera or are no longer satisfied with the snaps you get from your smartphone, and feel like you’re ready to take your photography to the next level, then an entry-level DSLR is the most obvious choice. You may also want to consider a mirrorless camera as an alternative, although you won’t find one with a viewfinder at the same price as a DSLR. If you are thinking

Best phones of 2017 in India: the 10 top smartphones we’ve tested

Best phones of 2017 in India: the 10 top smartphones we’ve tested

Alternatively, if you prefer Google’s OS, then our best Android phone roundup should be right up your alley. 2016 was a stellar year for smartphones, and 2017 is shaping up to be even better. The launches of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, the Google Pixel and Google Pixel XL late last year mean that the humble smartphone is destined to become faster, more powerful and even more versatile than ever before. Here at TechRadar,

Amazon Great Indian Festival sale: best deals on Kindle and Apple products

Amazon Great Indian Festival sale: best deals on Kindle and Apple products

Apart from some very good deals on smartphones in Amazon’s Great Indian Festival sale 2017, the e-commerce giant is offering some good discounts on other products as well. There are good deals available on Kindle and some Apple products as well. The sale has started today at 12 AM and will last up to August 12. However, some deals may run out before the last day, so it may be best to grab them when they’re available. In this post,

Best soundbars for TV, movies and music in 2017

Best soundbars for TV, movies and music in 2017

Best Soundbar Buying Guide: Welcome to TechRadar’s round-up of the best soundbars (also spelled sound bars) you can buy in 2017. While TVs have been undergoing their 4K revolution, audio has seen just as much of an improvement with the move towards object-based audio solutions like Dolby Atmos and DTS:X. All this means that there are some pretty compelling reasons to upgrade your TV’s built-in audio.

The best Nintendo Switch mods we’ve seen… so far

The best Nintendo Switch mods we’ve seen… so far

Update: A fan of the semi-transparent atomic purple GameBoy Color? The latest mod we’ve discovered tells you how to get your own transparent casing on the Nintendo Switch. It looks great, but it takes a great deal of effort. Click through to see it for yourself. Original article continues below… The Nintendo Switch has been out for less than a month, but it’s already inspired some great hardware modifications.

Best Laptops: Q3 2017

Best Laptops: Q3 2017

    Every quarter we like to take a look at the market and offer a summary for a quick recommendation list of laptops. The major announcement of note over the last quarter was the introduction of the 8th Generation Intel Core CPUs for notebooks, which is significant in that it finally brings the option of quad-core laptops in the 15-Watt U series. Prior to this, anyone wanting

The best Amazon Cyber Monday UK deals 2017

The best Amazon Cyber Monday UK deals 2017

Heads up! As the rush of Black Friday deals start to subside, along comes Cyber Monday like clockwork, giving us all another opportunity to bag some major savings on tech kit. The extended weekend of deals means you’ve got plenty of time and opportunity to get involved, and we’re going to point you towards some of Amazon’s best offers. Amazon is of course one of the first names anyone thinks of when it comes to online

The best Amazon Black Friday deals 2017

The best Amazon Black Friday deals 2017

Black Friday shows no signs of getting any smaller anytime soon, so we’re put together this deals page so you can stay on top of all the best offers from Amazon – it should be one of the first places you check out as the year’s biggest shopping weekend kicks into gear. You don’t have to spend ages searching around the site yourself (though feel free if that’s what you’d prefer), because we’ve collected

The best Argos Black Friday deals 2017

The best Argos Black Friday deals 2017

Now’s the time to start thinking about your plans for Black Friday, the annual day of bumper deals and offers, and if you want to know where all of the very best bargains can be grabbed, we’re here to tell you everything you need to know about the most tempting Argos deals for 2017. Argos always goes all-in for Black Friday, which we like, and it looks like this year’s extravaganza isn’t going to be any different.

The best Sky Q TV packages, deals and offers in September 2017

The best Sky Q TV packages, deals and offers in September 2017

Every week we take a look at the latest Sky TV packages, deals and special offers to make sure that you’re getting the very best prices when you decide to sign up! So if you’re trying to decide which Sky TV offer is for you, what a Sky Q box is and if you can afford it or even if you should be getting one in the first place – you’re in the right place!As you scroll down the page, we’ll discuss the latest Sky TV

The best PC World Black Friday deals 2017

The best PC World Black Friday deals 2017

Those of you on the look-out for the tech bargains with the lowest prices – which we assume is all of you – should check out Currys subsidiary PC World all throughout the year, but especially when Black Friday rolls around. To ease the pain on your feet or your mouse buttons we’ve collected the best PC World Black Friday 2017 deals here in one place for you. The usual Black Friday rules apply – top tech at low prices – and for

The best John Lewis Black Friday deals 2017

The best John Lewis Black Friday deals 2017

This year’s edition of Black Friday is fast approaching, and so you’re going to want to know where the best bargains and biggest price drops can be found. Here we’ll concentrate on one particular store, one that’s always a major player during Black Friday and Cyber Monday: John Lewis. The venerable high street department store always has lots going on for Black Friday, as we saw last year and in previous years,

The best cheap tablets of 2017

The best cheap tablets of 2017

The best cheap tablet in 2017 makes on-the-go computing easier, and keeps the price inexpensive. They’re thin-and-light in all ways, with many under $200. We compiled a list of cheap tablets, and the hard cut-off for this budget-based buying guide is $300. But don’t worry, most of them are $200 or less. You can find big names here, too. Samsung, Amazon, Lenovo and even Apple have affordable options with flavors

The best cheap iPad deals in July 2017

The best cheap iPad deals in July 2017

If you’re looking for cheap iPad deals – you’ve most certainly come to the right place! The iPhone may not be the best phone these days, but the iPad is definitely still the best tablet. And because there are so many models these days, it’s easier than ever to find the cheap iPad deals of your dreams. Whether you’re after a deal on an iPad Air 2 or an iPad mini from a couple of years ago, we’ve found the best

10 best Android phones in Australia: which should you buy in 2017

10 best Android phones in Australia: which should you buy in 2017

UPDATE: Sony’s Xperia XZ Premium, with its truly glorious 4K display, has made it onto our list of the 10 best Android phones in Australia! Read on to find out why it made the cut! Apple may have kickstarted the smartphone revolution when it launched its very first iPhone back in 2007, but it was Google’s Android operating system that truly took it mainstream. With an open platform and multiple manufacturers using

HTC U11 was Antutu’s best performing smartphone of May 2017

HTC U11 was Antutu’s best performing smartphone of May 2017

Antutus top ten best-performing smartphones of May take the average benchmark scores of all the tests run on Antutus benchmarking app during the entire month of May. This is the first month since the iPhone 7 Plus release that Apples fastest iOS device is no longer the fastest smartphone in the world. The HTC U11 has surpassed the iPhone 7 Plus in Antutus overall performance benchmark. With an average score of 180,079, the U11 is

Best circular polarizer filter: 5 top models tested and rated

Best circular polarizer filter: 5 top models tested and rated

When you browse sites like Flickr or the pages of a magazine and spot really striking landscape shots taken during the day, with bright blue skies, defined clouds and strong contrast, the chances are they’ve been taken by a pro using a high-quality circular polarizer filter. So what is a polarizer filter? Polarizing filters are a great addition to any photographer’s kit bag, because they’re brilliant at enhancing saturation