Category: Gear / Buying Guides

May 20, 2019

Ingenious Audio Designs From Audeze, Bang & Olufsen, Devialet, and Cambridge Audio

Wireless technology is helping audio gear explore new horizons in form and functionality.


by Michael Calore in Gear
May 18, 2019

5 Best Keyboards for 2019 (Cheap, Gaming, Mechanical)

Whether you’re looking to boost your productivity or your kill-death battle royale stats, these are the best keyboards for the job.


by Jess Grey in Gear
May 12, 2019

6 Best Sound Machines for 2019 (Best White Noise Machines)

Our favorite white noise and sleep sound machines for babies, kids, and adults. Tested by WIRED’s Gear team.


by Adrienne So in Gear
May 10, 2019

3 Mirrorless Cameras Tested: Canon EOS R, Sony A7III, Nikon Z6

Recent innovations—and several new entries—make mirrorless cameras a category worth watching.


by Stinson Carter in Gear
May 5, 2019

The 5 Best VR Headsets (2019): Which Is Right for You?

Virtual reality is more accessible than ever, and these headsets can take you there, whether you want a stand-alone, room-scale, or PC-based experience.


by Jeffrey Van Camp in Gear
May 4, 2019

4 Best Satellite Messengers in 2019 (Iridium, Tracking Devices, Garmin)

Stay safe and text your friends and family from every corner of the globe with these satellite messengers (and a beacon) on the Iridium and Globalstar networks.


by Adrienne So in Gear
April 28, 2019

8 Best Smart Speakers in 2019: Alexa, Google Assistant, Siri, Cortana

Smart speakers with Google Assistant, Alexa, and Siri are popular, but which one is right for you?


by Jeffrey Van Camp in Gear
April 27, 2019

6 Best Pizza Ovens in 2019 (Outdoor, Indoor, Gas, and Wood)

You want pizza? After months of testing, we picked our favorite portable pizza ovens for backyards, countertops, or camping.


by Adrienne So in Gear
April 25, 2019

26 Best Nintendo Switch Accessories (2019): Controllers, Screen Protectors, Cases

Have a Nintendo Switch? You really should get some of these accoutrements. We list the best chargers, screen protectors, cases, stands, controllers, adapters, and more.


by Jeffrey Van Camp in Gear
April 22, 2019

New Gaming Gear That Will Light Your Arcade Fire

From a mouse that continuously charges to a luxuriously cushy headset, this desktop gaming equipment will help you unleash your full potential.


by Jeffrey Van Camp in Gear