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Lenovo ThinkPad X390 Review: It’s Xcellent (yes, I’ll close the door on my way out…)
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Lenovo ThinkPad X390 Review: It’s Xcellent (yes, I’ll close the door on my way out…)

The first thing that you'll notice when picking this laptop up after admiring the build quality is the weight. At 1.2KG it is incredibly light and can be thrown in a bag without having a huge impact, making it perfect for those needing a portable yet powerful laptop with business functionality like a 4G modem, TrackPoint, business-class keyboard, pass-through Ethernet, and a 180° hinge. The X390 continues the ThinkPad line's Bento Box inspired design with the iconic red TrackPoint in the middle of the excellent keyboard. The top and bottom bezels look somewhat dated, but the X390 offers an IR Windows Hello friendly facial recognition camera with a ThinkShutter slider to cut off the 720p Webcam.   Battery Life The battery life on this model is excellent too. Lenovo rate ...
Review: Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Truly Wireless Earphones
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Review: Bang & Olufsen Beoplay E8 Truly Wireless Earphones

The Beoplay E8 are Bang & Olufsen's first "Truly Wireless" earphones. They are intended to be a more premium competitor to the Apple AirPods, and it shows in the price. Design: The industrial design on these headphones is the same as almost everything else Bang and Olufsen produce in that it's exquisite. The leather carrying case they come in, also acts as the charging dock and includes a battery that can charge the E8s twice. The 'charcoal sand' colour looks absolutely stunning. Sound: B&O claims to value industrial design and sound quality equally. With the majority of other companies, it appears it's a decision between one or the other. The sound quality from these earphones is simply excellent for a pair of truly wireless earphones. The sound is crisp and detai...