Category: Gear / Reviews

September 28, 2021

A New Way for Serious Cyclists to Train Indoors This Winter

Wahoo’s long-awaited revamp of The Sufferfest endurance training app makes room for a whole lot more than suffering.


by Stephanie Pearson in Gear
September 27, 2021

This Tablet Makes It Easy to Zoom With Older Loved Ones

It requires an expensive subscription, but this device is specially designed for the elderly.


by Simon Hill in Gear
September 26, 2021

Vizio’s M-Series TV Is Affordable and Mantle-Worthy

This flatscreen delivers reliable picture quality, satisfactory blacks, and a pleasant interface—all at a respectable price.


by Parker Hall in Gear
September 22, 2021

Apple's iPad Mini Proves That One Size Doesn't Fit All

This tablet is powerful and pleasantly smol. But its steep price makes it a tough buy if you already have a phone, laptop, and TV.


by Brenda Stolyar in Gear
September 21, 2021

The Fitbit Charge 5 Is Our New Favorite Fitness Tracker

Even without the newest feature, this fitness band hits a sweet spot between price and functionality.


by Adrienne So in Gear
September 21, 2021

Apple's iPhone 13 Pro Is Oddly Light on Pro Features

The two top-tier iPhones are better than ever, but they’re not as tantalizing as the standard iPhone 13.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
September 21, 2021

iPhone 13 and 13 Mini Review: Time to Upgrade

Looking to replace an old model? Apple’s newest non-Pro handsets are more than enough phone for most everyone.


by Lauren Goode in Gear
September 19, 2021

The Nokia XR20 Is Today’s Sturdy Android Brick Phone

Have you ever wanted a phone you could toss off a staircase? For $550, this durable smartphone is one tough mudder.


by Julian Chokkattu in Gear
September 18, 2021

Breville’s Dual Boiler Is Nearly Perfect for Coffee Tinkerers

It’s expensive, but this espresso machine is a shrine to the pleasures of fine coffee.


by Jess Grey in Gear
September 17, 2021

Samsung's Flagship 4K TV Dazzles in Bright Rooms

This 4K flagship is fantastic, even if you plan to watch with all the lights on.


by Parker Hall in Gear