Tag Archives: Review

Education secretary backs review of university admissions

Cambridge University now offers a ‘second chance’ to high-performing disadvantaged students who narrowly missed out in initial applications. Photograph: Phil Wills/Alamy The education secretary, Gavin Williamson, has backed a review into university admissions, including a fresh look at whether school leavers should only apply for places after receiving their A-level results. Williamson said recent developments, such as the steep rise in unconditional offers ... Read More »

The Eternal Castle (Remastered) – PC Game Review

GAME: The Eternal Castle (Remastered) RELEASED: 01/05/2019 DEVELOPER: Leonard Menchiari, Daniele Vicinanzo, Giulio Perrone PUBLISHER: Playsaurus AVAILABLE ON: PC (Steam) In the indie game scene, a lot of games take inspiration from the games of the past. Typically this comes in the form of tributes to oldschool consoles like the NES, SNES and Mega Drive. But it’s not often you see games ... Read More »

Our Honor Magic 2 video review is up

Xiaomi beat Honor to the full screen slider game by a few days back in October when it announced the Mi Mix 3 ahead of the Honor Magic 2. And yet Honor strikes back with a much cooler name – Magic is Magic, after all. The two devices seem to share the exact same display panel, which is partly to ... Read More »

Vizio P65-F1 4K UHD TV review: Vizio’s P-Series deliver good brightness and HDR, but image glitches remain

When it comes to brightness, the key ingredient for punchy HDR, Vizio’s P65-F1 smart TV nearly matches Samsung’s QN65Q9F, a TV that costs nearly three times as much. And yes, I said TV. Unlike last year’s P-Series displays, this year’s have over-the-air tuners onboard. This year’s models also feature a slightly wider color palette and brighter array backlighting. What seemingly hasn’t changed is the ... Read More »

Is the most expensive Royal Enfield worth the money? Our review of the 500X

Royal Enfield is moving fast with the changing times and does not shy away from experimenting. The Continental GT, for example, was a step in the right direction and another such move comes in the form of the new Urban X twins based on the Thunderbird models. Called the 350x and the 500x, these new bikes promise to up your ... Read More »

2018 Honda Jazz Petrol CVT: CarToq Review

The premium hatchback market has turned out to be a profitable segment for Indian car manufacturers. Almost 30,000 units of the Elite i20 and Baleno are sold every month which in turn means potential revenue to the tune of Rs 25,000 crore annually. Yes, you read that right. No wonder then that Honda too wants to join the party in ... Read More »

Suzuki Burgman 125 Review : Should the TVS NTorq & Honda Grazia be worried?

The 125-cc scooter segment has witnessed a lot of new entrants in the last one year and the latest offering comes from Suzuki. Priced at Rs. 68,000 and available in one version, this small capacity maxi scooter is based on the Access 125 and promises to deliver a premium experience for customers. We rode the scooter for a few days ... Read More »

Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Review

HIGHLIGHTS The Redmi Note 5 Pro features the Snapdragon 636 SoC and an 18:9 display General performance is good and the camera offers decent bokeh effects The Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro is priced starting at Rs. 13,999 Many Android flagships in 2017 boasted of taller screens with nearly no borders as their headlining feature. Naturally, we started seeing this ... Read More »

2017 Triumph Street Triple RS Review

The Triumph Street Triple RS takes the performance of the base Street Triple to a whole new level Highlights The Triumph Street Triple RS is the top-spec variant of the Street Triple The RS makes 121 bhp of power, 77 Nm of torque The RS gets top-spec components, including full-colour console That dash! That new full-colour, all-digital dash! That’s the ... Read More »

2017 Triumph Tiger Explorer XCx Review

The motorcycle segment of big, ADV, or adventure motorcycles, seems to be everyone’s favorite these days, motorcyclists, and manufacturers included. And British motorcycle brand Triumph has introduced the new Tiger Explorer XCx a few months ago in India with big updates. Globally, the new Tiger Explorer is available in a range of different variants with the more tarmac-oriented XR series and the off-road friendly ... Read More »