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CNET Reviews
Jul 08, 2020

LG OLED CX TV review: Superb picture quality, but not the best OLED for the money - CNET
LG's 2020 OLED creates a beautiful image, but last year's model is a better value.

CNET Reviews
Jul 08, 2020

2021 Mercedes-AMG GLS63 review: Family hauler, emphasis on hauler - Roadshow
Three rows of seats and over 600 horsepower. Yowza.

CNET Reviews
Jul 07, 2020

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime first drive review: Have your cake and eat it, too - Roadshow
This plug-in hybrid SUV offers the best of both worlds: shockingly low consumption and impressively high performance.

CNET Reviews
Jul 07, 2020

2020 Lexus UX 250h review: Space is at a premium - Roadshow
The efficient and stylish UX is a handsome small hybrid SUV, but the angular good looks come at a cost.

CNET Reviews
Jul 06, 2020

2020 Volvo XC90 T8 review: Energetic, efficient and pretty extravagant - Roadshow
Already luxurious, comfortable and beautifully crafted, the addition of a plug-in powertrain makes this upscale SUV even sweeter.

CNET Reviews
Jul 05, 2020

Motorola Razr review: It's one of my favorite phones, but I won't buy it - CNET
I spent a week testing the Razr foldable phone and became enamored with it. But I also have worries over its long-term durability and high price tag.

CNET Reviews
Jul 04, 2020

Ikea brings voice-activated smart shades to the rest of us - CNET
Ikea's smart blackout shades work perfectly with Siri, Alexa and the Google Assistant. And they cost hundreds less than most everything else.

CNET Reviews
Jul 03, 2020

The invisible Level Lock smart lock sees the future of the smart home - CNET
You can't see it, but you know it's there. That's the best thing about this hidden HomeKit smart lock.

CNET Reviews
Jul 03, 2020

2020 Volvo V90 review: Good looks will get you far - Roadshow
The Volvo V90 is one handsome wagon and there's lots of substance to back up that style.

CNET Reviews
Jul 03, 2020

2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S Manual review: Divine obsolescence - Roadshow
Three pedals and a stick make one of the world's best all-round performers just that bit more of a pure driver's car.

CNET Reviews
Jul 02, 2020

2020 Toyota 86 Hakone Edition review: A slice of green heaven - Roadshow
It leaves a bit of performance on the table, but the Toyota 86 has fantastic performance bones, which is why it still feels great after all this time.

CNET Reviews
Jul 02, 2020

Same pros as the Pixel 4... and same cons, too - CNET
The big-screen Pixel 4 XL is nearly identical to the Pixel 4, which includes the excellent camera, secure face unlock and expensive price.

CNET Reviews
Jul 02, 2020

A great camera isn't enough to justify the high price - CNET
There's no denying the Pixel 4 has one of the best cameras around. But with limited storage and plenty of affordable alternatives, it's pricey for what it is.

CNET Reviews
Jul 02, 2020

Optoma HD28HDR review: Bright HDR projector on a budget - CNET
One of the cheapest HDR-compatible projectors isn't quite as dynamic with standard video.

CNET Reviews
Jul 02, 2020

2020 Buick Encore GX review: Your roots are showing - Roadshow
The new Encore GX is a much-needed addition to Buick's SUV lineup, but its premium intentions are overshadowed by its budget bones.

CNET Reviews
Jul 01, 2020

2021 Toyota RAV4 Prime first drive review: High performance, low consumption - Roadshow
Toyota's second-quickest model just so happens to be a seriously efficient plug-in hybrid.

CNET Reviews
Jun 30, 2020

2021 Porsche Cayenne GTS first drive review: The right place to be - Roadshow
Sandwiched between the standard models and the capital-T Turbos, the 2021 Cayenne GTS is one heck of a driver's car.

CNET Reviews
Jun 30, 2020

2020 Ferrari F8 Spider first drive review: The perfect summer fling - Roadshow
The Ferrari F8 Tributo is a performance marvel best experienced al fresco.

CNET Reviews
Jun 30, 2020

Samsung Galaxy Tab S6 Lite review: A better Android tablet for everyone - CNET
Despite being called Lite, Samsung's midrange tablet has a lot to offer anyone looking for an Android tablet to do more than stream movies and shop.

CNET Reviews
Jun 29, 2020

2020 BMW X6 M Competition review: Fast and stylish with a dash of practicality - Roadshow
BMW's 617-horsepower X6 can shoot you to 177 mph while coddling you in luxury.

CNET Reviews
Jun 27, 2020

Fitbit Charge 4 review: Built-in GPS and better sleep tracking, plus it's pretty - CNET
Fitbit's new Charge 4 looks a lot like the Charge 3, but it has stepped up its fitness game with onboard GPS and better activity tracking. Here's everything you need to know.

CNET Reviews
Jun 26, 2020

With upgrades, Amazon's 2020 Fire HD 8 costs more but remains a bargain - CNET
While it costs $10 more than the previous version, an upgraded processor, USB-C charging and other small enhancements keep the 2020 Fire HD 8 in bargain territory -- but for just a little more money, the Plus version beckons.

CNET Reviews
Jun 26, 2020

2020 Lexus GX 460 review: What's old is cool again - Roadshow
The Lexus GX might be long in the tooth, but it's one of the only luxury SUVs that'll get you way, way off the beaten path.

CNET Reviews
Jun 26, 2020

2020 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 review: Repeat performance - Roadshow
The Cayman GT4 flaunts the maximum potential of Porsche's 718 range -- just like it did before.

CNET Reviews
Jun 25, 2020

Dell XPS 15 9500 review: a good balance for photo editing - CNET
The new design for 2020 improves on its predecessor, as long as you don't care about losing some connections.

CNET Reviews
Jun 25, 2020

Dell XPS 15 9500 review: The photo editor's new friend - CNET
The new design for 2020 improves on its predecessor and strikes a good balance for photo editing, as long as you don't care about losing some connections.

CNET Reviews
Jun 25, 2020

2020 Jeep Cherokee High Altitude review: At its best in the dirt - Roadshow
The Jeep Cherokee shines when the pavement ends, but doesn't offer much for those who won't venture off the beaten path.

CNET Reviews
Jun 24, 2020

Amazon's affordable Fire HD 8 Plus seals the deal with some valuable extras - CNET
It costs $20 more than the standard HD 8, but a small performance boost and wireless charging make the HD Plus worth the extra cost.

CNET Reviews
Jun 24, 2020

Optoma HD146X review: Solid projector value that cuts a few corners - CNET
Its picture is very good for the money, but a loud noise detracts from the experience.

CNET Reviews
Jun 24, 2020

2020 Acura NSX review: The softer side of supercars - Roadshow
The NSX is a bona fide performance vehicle, but it carries a surprising amount of daily-driving versatility.

CNET Reviews
Jun 23, 2020

Microsoft Surface Book 3 13.5 review: A bold but ageing beauty - CNET
How you react to the 13.5-inch Surface Book 3 depends on how much experience you have with Surface Books.

CNET Reviews
Jun 23, 2020

2020 Lotus Evora GT review: The sports car reset button - Roadshow
In a world of adaptive this and electronic that, the Lotus Evora GT is a refreshing reminder of go-fast simplicity.

CNET Reviews
Jun 22, 2020

2020 Volkswagen Passat review: Perfect for ride-hailing - Roadshow
With its spacious interior and epic cruising range, the 2020 Passat makes a lot of sense for the ride-hailing scene. Unfortunately, its merits end there.

CNET Reviews
Jun 21, 2020

Anker's Soundcore Rave Neo review: This sub-$100 portable party speaker sounds surprisingly good - CNET
For just less than $100, Anker's latest portable party speaker delivers excellent performance for the money.

CNET Reviews
Jun 20, 2020

Arlo's Pro 3 Floodlight Camera is by far the best floodlight camera I've tested - CNET
Arlo put the best parts of its battery-powered security cameras into this easy-to-recommend floodlight.

CNET Reviews
Jun 20, 2020

LG OLED CX TV review: The picture against which all other TVs are measured - CNET
LG's 2020 OLED creates a beautiful image, but last year's model is a better value.

CNET Reviews
Jun 20, 2020

Lenovo Yoga C740 (15-inch) review: A better everyday 2-in-1 for the work-from-home crowd - CNET
The larger of Lenovo's C740 convertibles is as good on the couch as it is on a desk. Just make sure you get the brighter display.

CNET Reviews
Jun 20, 2020

Quibi review: 10-minute shows that no one really needs right now - CNET
The concept of short, celebrity-powered shows to watch on the go seems pointless when we're mostly still stuck at home.

CNET Reviews
Jun 19, 2020

2020 Maserati Quattroporte review: Where's the emotion? - Roadshow
Maserati's biggest sedan is quiet, comfortable and… that's about it, really.

CNET Reviews
Jun 18, 2020

2020 BMW X3 xDrive30e review: A compelling plug-in option - Roadshow
Like the BMW X3 but looking to save a little fuel? The new xDrive30e model might just be for you.

CNET Reviews
Jun 17, 2020

iPhone SE review: Classic iPhone design, but with 2020 processing power - CNET
The new $399 iPhone SE looks like an iPhone 8 but works like Apple's top-of-the-line iPhone 11 Pro.

CNET Reviews
Jun 17, 2020

Oppo Find X2 Pro review: Great display and camera can't justify the high price - CNET
If you're willing to cough up more than $1,300 for a phone, then the Oppo Find X2 Pro is a good option for a premium Android phone that's not made by Samsung.

CNET Reviews
Jun 17, 2020

2020 Hyundai Ioniq Electric review: A little EV that offers a lot for your money - Roadshow
The Ioniq might not be the first car that comes to mind when you think of compact EVs, but there are a lot of reasons to consider Hyundai's affordable electric.

CNET Reviews
Jun 16, 2020

Disney Plus review: The streaming service for the young and young at heart - CNET
Disney Plus includes thousands of Disney-owned TV shows and movies in a clean, easy-to-use interface, making it well worth the $7 per month.

CNET Reviews
Jun 16, 2020

2020 Porsche Macan Turbo review: SUV functionality, sports car soul - Roadshow
Porsche's updated Macan range-topper offers performance thrills, practicality and comfort.

CNET Reviews
Jun 15, 2020

2020 Hyundai Kona review: An outstanding vehicle with standout styling - Roadshow
There's a whole lot to love about this small crossover, so don't let the wrapper deter you.

CNET Reviews
Jun 15, 2020

Axon 11 5G goes on sale in Germany, ZTE eyes US launch for next year - CNET
Available in China and Europe, ZTE aims to bring its latest 5G phone stateside for $300 or less.

CNET Reviews
Jun 13, 2020

Epson EF-100 review: Lasers, compact size and built-in Netflix - CNET
Although its picture quality falls short for the price, this bright little oddball's unique extras boost its appeal.

CNET Reviews
Jun 12, 2020

Logitech's Circle View is an OK security camera if you want to go all in with Apple - CNET
If you don't want an Apple-only device, this security camera isn't for you.

CNET Reviews
Jun 12, 2020

2021 Porsche 911 Turbo S Cabriolet review: Just in time for summer - Roadshow
How do you make Porsche's fan-freaking-tastic 640-horsepower 911 Turbo S even better? Drop the top.

CNET Reviews
Jun 11, 2020

2021 Jaguar F-Type review: Giggle factory - Roadshow
A midcycle refresh adds livability and new style to an already very capable sports coupe.

CNET Reviews
Jun 10, 2020

ViewSonic PX727HD review: Chin up, picture quality down - CNET
This projector gets points for long lamp life and a light-blocking "lens chin" but its competitors throw better pictures for the money.

CNET Reviews
Jun 10, 2020

2020 Lexus ES 350 F Sport review: Aiming younger - Roadshow
Sport-oriented tweaks aim to bring younger buyers into the fold with some effect.

CNET Reviews
Jun 09, 2020

Razer Kishi review: A smooth play for mobile gaming - CNET
The USB-C gaming controller offers a seemingly lag-free experience on your phone.

CNET Reviews
Jun 09, 2020

Review: TCL 10 Pro can't quite beat the midtier phone competition - CNET
You can see TCL's promise as an Apple and Samsung alternative in this upper-tier phone. But its price holds it back.

CNET Reviews
Jun 09, 2020

TCL 10 Pro can't quite beat the midtier phone competition - CNET
You can see TCL's promise as an Apple and Samsung alternative in this upper-tier phone. But its price holds it back.

CNET Reviews
Jun 09, 2020

2020 Honda Civic Hatchback review: You can't go wrong - Roadshow
Honda's Civic is one of best small cars around. The hatchback model builds on the sedan's all-around excellence by offering more interior space, though you may not love the styling.

CNET Reviews
Jun 08, 2020

MSI Prestige 15 review: A creative laptop at a competitive price - CNET
It lacks the polish of bigger brands, but MSI's slim 15.6-inch laptop has the performance and display to meet your creative needs.

CNET Reviews
Jun 08, 2020

2020 Volvo XC40 review: Still a safe, stylish choice - Roadshow
You can't go wrong with Volvo's smallest SUV, which remains big on style and safety.

CNET Reviews
Jun 06, 2020

Nintendo Switch Lite review: The only Switch you can buy right now is a study in compromise - CNET
Revisiting Nintendo's $200 handheld after months in lockdown.

CNET Reviews
Jun 06, 2020

BenQ HT2050A review: Great (big) picture for the money - CNET
Great performance in an attractive case, and even a bit of lens shift for good measure.

CNET Reviews
Jun 05, 2020

Ikea's voice-activated smart shades are the ones you've been waiting for - CNET
The design is basic, but Ikea's smart shades work perfectly with Siri, Alexa and the Google Assistant, and cost hundreds less than most everything else.

CNET Reviews
Jun 05, 2020

2020 Lexus NX 300 review: Aging SUV prioritizes comfort above all - Roadshow
Can the Lexus NX keep up with its increasingly competent competition?

CNET Reviews
Jun 04, 2020

Sonos Arc review: The all-in-one Atmos soundbar to beat - CNET
If you're looking for a soundbar with voice assistants, multiroom music and other features, the Arc will float your boat.

CNET Reviews
Jun 04, 2020

2020 Kia Forte GT review: The starter Stinger - Roadshow
Kia's new Forte GT is a stylish and affordable sedan that's plenty fun to drive.

CNET Reviews
Jun 04, 2020

2020 Mini Cooper SE review: A fun EV on the cheap - Roadshow
Minis have always been a blast to drive. Why should an electric version be any different?

CNET Reviews
Jun 03, 2020

Ring's next-gen Alarm Security Kit is a cheap, reliable DIY system - CNET
The new Ring Alarm Security Kit is virtually identically to the original, but I'm OK with that.

CNET Reviews
Jun 02, 2020

2020 Aston Martin Vantage review: Best when loud - Roadshow
Aston's second entry into its rebirth is a likeable, personable thing that struggles only when it's trying to play nice.

CNET Reviews
Jun 01, 2020

Review: Moto G Stylus looks too good to cost just $300 - CNET
Stylus lovers, you now have another option for your note-taking and doodling needs.

CNET Reviews
Jun 01, 2020

Microsoft Surface Book 3 15 review: Likeable but not loveable - CNET
The multitalented Surface Book needs to change more to keep up with the competition.

CNET Reviews
Jun 01, 2020

Microsoft Surface Book 3 15 review: Likable but not lovable - CNET
The multitalented Surface Book needs to change more to keep up with the competition.

CNET Reviews
Jun 01, 2020

2020 Porsche Cayenne Turbo S E-Hybrid Coupe review: Absurd, but like, in a good way - Roadshow
Porsche's range-topping Cayenne Coupe is a bright orange ode to excess.

CNET Reviews
May 30, 2020

Sony HT-G700 review: Room-filling sound at a premium price - CNET
Sony's Dolby Atmos soundbar is excellent for home theater and music even though it lacks "true" height effects.

CNET Reviews
May 29, 2020

iPhone SE review: Classic iPhone design, but with 2020 function - CNET
The new $399 iPhone SE looks like an iPhone 8 but works like Apple's top-of-the-line iPhone 11 Pro.

CNET Reviews
May 29, 2020

HBO Max review: 10,000 hours of great TV and movies but still incomplete - CNET
The lack of Roku and Amazon Fire TV apps, 4K HDR and big-name originals keeps Max a step behind Netflix and Disney Plus.

CNET Reviews
May 29, 2020

2020 Honda CR-V Hybrid review: Like a nice night out - Roadshow
Electrifying Honda's compact crossover SUV yields positive results.

CNET Reviews
May 28, 2020

Razer Blade Studio Edition review: A pricey MacBook Pro alternative for graphics pros - CNET
It's not the fastest in its class, but with workstation-level graphics, an OLED display and a sleek design, the Studio Edition delivers a great balance.

CNET Reviews
May 28, 2020

2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata review: The everyday supercar - CNET
Stay with me here. The Mazda MX-5 Miata might not be a supercar by typical standards, but when it comes to driving dynamics, dollar for dollar, this car can't be beat.

CNET Reviews
May 28, 2020

2020 Mazda MX-5 Miata review: The everyday supercar - Roadshow
Stay with me here. The Mazda MX-5 Miata might not be a supercar by typical standards, but when it comes to driving dynamics, dollar for dollar, this car can't be beat.

CNET Reviews
May 27, 2020

Tribit StormBox Micro speaker review: A pocket-size Bluetooth speaker with surprisingly big sound - CNET
The $60 speaker is one of the best-sounding pocket-size portable Bluetooth models we've tested.

CNET Reviews
May 27, 2020

Motorola Edge Plus: The best cameras of any Moto phone -- but I wanted more - CNET
It's the latest entry into the premium Snapdragon 865 5G phone category and it might be one of the best.

CNET Reviews
May 27, 2020

Galaxy A01 review: Bare-bones smart phone for the budget conscious - CNET
If you have $100 to spend on a phone, you need one that covers its bases. Fortunately, the Galaxy A01 can do that.

CNET Reviews
May 27, 2020

2021 Kia Seltos review: Entry-level goodness - CNET
The new Kia Seltos packs a turbocharged punch with plenty of tech and style.

CNET Reviews
May 27, 2020

2021 Kia Seltos review: Entry-level goodness - Roadshow
The new Kia Seltos packs a turbocharged punch with plenty of tech and style.

CNET Reviews
May 26, 2020

2020 Volkswagen Golf review: Supremely practical, somewhat sleepy - CNET
If versatility, real-world efficiency and easy-driving simplicity are top priorities, the Golf is an excellent choice.

CNET Reviews
May 26, 2020

2020 Volkswagen Golf review: Supremely practical, somewhat sleepy - Roadshow
If versatility, real-world efficiency and easy-driving simplicity are top priorities, the Golf is an excellent choice.

CNET Reviews
May 25, 2020

2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio review: Happiest when driven hard - CNET
Alfa's compact SUV gets better tech and a nicer interior for 2020, but with a 505-horsepower heart, still prioritizes performance above all.

CNET Reviews
May 25, 2020

2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio review: Happiest when driven hard - Roadshow
Alfa's compact SUV gets better tech and a nicer interior for 2020, but with a 505-horsepower heart, still prioritizes performance above all.

CNET Reviews
May 25, 2020

2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid review: Guilt-free excellence - CNET
Hyundai's latest Sonata Hybrid brings great looks, dynamics and performance to the table. It's the complete package.

CNET Reviews
May 25, 2020

2020 Hyundai Sonata Hybrid review: Guilt-free excellence - Roadshow
Hyundai's latest Sonata Hybrid brings great looks, dynamics and performance to the table. It's the complete package.

CNET Reviews
May 23, 2020

Still one of the best budget phones - CNET
Both phones cost less than $400, but the Galaxy A50's camera and battery win.

CNET Reviews
May 22, 2020

Origin PC Eon15-X review: 12 cores, if you need them - CNET
The highlight of this otherwise ho-hum gaming laptop is occasionally outstanding performance from its AMD Ryzen 3900 desktop processor.

CNET Reviews
May 22, 2020

2020 Cadillac CT4-V first drive review: More of the same - CNET
Cadillac's V-Series ain't what it used to be, and in some ways, that's OK.

CNET Reviews
May 22, 2020

2020 Cadillac CT4-V first drive review: More of the same - Roadshow
Cadillac's V-Series ain't what it used to be, and in some ways, that's OK.

CNET Reviews
May 21, 2020

2020 Honda Civic Type R review: Better living through technology - CNET
With one notable exception, small updates for the 2020 Type R make a versatile driver's car even better.

CNET Reviews
May 21, 2020

2020 Honda Civic Type R review: Better living through technology - Roadshow
With one notable exception, small updates for the 2020 Type R make a versatile driver's car even better.

CNET Reviews
May 21, 2020

2020 Toyota Highlander Hybrid review: Astonishingly efficient - CNET
Even with all-wheel drive, this three-row family hauler is supremely economical, offering fuel-economy scores that beat what compact cars delivered just a few years ago.

CNET Reviews
May 21, 2020

2020 Toyota Highlander Hybrid review: Astonishingly efficient - Roadshow
Even with all-wheel drive, this three-row family hauler is supremely economical, offering fuel-economy scores that beat what compact cars delivered just a few years ago.

CNET Reviews
May 20, 2020

Review: The new August Smart Lock with built-in Wi-Fi is our favorite yet - CNET
If you're looking for a Wi-Fi smart lock that works with Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant or Apple Homekit, August's newest model puts smarts at your door without replacing your deadbolt.

CNET Reviews
May 20, 2020

Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro review: Bloatware and a hefty price tag make it hard to love this phone - CNET
For roughly $1,100 you get a 90Hz, a Snapdragon 865 chipset, a large battery, and even a 108-megapixel camera. But is the Xiaomi Mi 10 Pro 5G worth it when you compare it to other premium Android phones that were released this year?

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