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Review: Tribit XSound Go

There's no shortage of portable Bluetooth speakers around. You only have to have a quick look on Amazon to see plenty from the well-known brands, as well as lots more from makes you've probably never heard of. If you're looking to spend around £30 to £40 there's plenty of choice.  Slap bang in the middle of these is the Tribit XSound Go. It has an RRP of £80 but has never been more than £36 on Amazon. It's very much designed for on the go and...

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Review: Snuggly Rascals kids headphones

If you've got a child who loves their tablet there's a chance you might be getting bored of hearing...

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Review: TomTom Rider 550

This is TomTom’s latest motorcycle-specific sat nav, and it’s aimed squarely at those who want to tour...

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Review: Nextbase 612GW dash cam

This is the ultimate dashcam as far as Nextbase is concerned – the 612GW is the best equipped and most...

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Top 10: Handheld car vacuums

Save yourself a few quid on those £6 car washes by investing in your own handheld car vacuum. Here’s a selection of the best at a range of price points.

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Top 10: Best handheld vacuum cleaners

Your mother probably never trusted the idea of a handheld vacuum, instead preferring the solidity and faff of a wheeled monster that could never stray more than 30 feet from your front room. But modern motor and battery tech means at 21st Century handheld goes a lot further – here’s ten for a range of budgets.

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Top 10: Best robot vacuum cleaners

Of all the things Tomorrow’s World promised that took ages to become a reality it is the robotized vacuum cleaner that is the most overdue. But let’s celebrate handing over one of life’s least-pleasant chores to a robot underling with our pick of ten at various price points.

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Review: Sony Cyber-shot DSC-H400

These days, everybody with a smartphone thinks themselves a photographer. And, while taking aerial...

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Review: Micro Wagon

Micro is best known for its scooters, both those for children and adults, but it also sells helmets,...

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Review: Tile Slim

Designed  for wallets, purses and passports - the Slim is Tile's thinnest Bluetooth tracker. Essentially,...

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Review: How To Be A Motoring Journalist - Roy Lanchester

“If you think that motoring journalism is simply about driving around in other people’s cars and then...

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Review: Hyperkin SmartBoy

The Hyperkin SmartBoy allows you to play old Game Boy games on your smartphone (designed to work with...

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Garage Tools & Equipment

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Review: Sealey 5W Cree Head Torch with auto sensor

Head torches aren’t just for miners, you know. Whether you’re a weekend fettler tucked under a car who...

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Review: Sealey PW2200 Pressure Washer

Sealey is a big name in tools and garage products, but you might not be aware that they do electricals...

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Review: Swarfega Original Classic Hand Cleaner - 275ml

Much in the same way people say Tannoy when they mean public address system or Hoover when they mean...

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Mowers & Garden Equipment

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Review: Honda Miimo robotic lawn mower

The Honda Miimo (Miimo = Me Mow. See what they did there?) range of robotic mowers can keep everything...

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Review: Honda Izy HRG 416 SK

What is it? Izy is Honda’s entry-level petrol-powered mower, but it’s far from an entry-level...

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Top 10: Cheapest rechargeable battery lawn mowers

Need an inexpensive battery-powered mower? Here are ten of the cheapest rechargeable lawnmowers around

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Review: Ring Magflex Twist work lamp

Anyone who maintains their own car will understand the importance of good lighting – but most torches...

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Review: Aukey CC-S7 dual port in-car charger

The Aukey CC-S7 charger plugs snugly into a car’s 12V accessory socket and promises fast charging for...

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Review: Lego Speed Champions 2018

What is it? Speed Champions is a series of car models first launch by Lego in 2015 that focuses...

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Motorhome & Camper Van Kit

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Review: Sealey Portable Charcoal BBQ

Sealey's Portable Charcoal BBQ is a compact cooker that costs roughly £30 to buy new. The barrel shaped...

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Review: FenSens Smart Wireless Parking Sensor

The FenSens is an aftermarket, wireless parking sensor. It allows drivers to modernise older cars. Although...

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Top 10: Best portable toilets for camper vans and motorhomes

You can't avoid dealing with the inevitable, so get your plumbing sorted efficiently and cheaply with these ten portable toilets.

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Audio & Video Electronics

Review: Tribit XSound Go

There's no shortage of portable Bluetooth speakers around. You only have to have a quick look on Amazon...

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Review: Snuggly Rascals kids headphones

If you've got a child who loves their tablet there's a chance you might be getting bored of hearing...

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Review: Sony XAV-AX100 Car Stereo with Apple CarPlay & Android Auto

The Sony XAV-AX100 allows you to update your old car with a modern infotainment system featuring Apple...

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Review: Mixcder E8 headphones

The E8 are the latest wireless active noise cancelling (ANC) headphones from the North American audio...

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Review: Brainwavz S0 headphones

Brainwavz S0 earphones are balanced, entry level in-ear monitors (IEM). At £25, they slot nicely into...

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Review: Piaggio Ape Racing for two

You might have no idea what a Piaggio Ape is, or that you can race one, but what you should know is...

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Review: Virgin Supercar Experience

You’ve read about them, seen them on telly and possibly drooled at one burbling past you on the street,...

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Review: Land Rover Start Off Road experience

Sidestep awkward questions from your kids about driving your new Discovery by getting them their own...

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