The Moto X Play's blend of everything you'd expect from a higher-end smartphone with a customisaible waterproof design and a great price makes it a superb midrange phone.
Samsung's Galaxy Note 5 is excellent overall, and the only phone to buy if you want to write by hand. However, you'll pay a huge premium for a modest upgrade from last year's model, and less pricey competitors will satisfy many.
The XYZprinting Nobel 1.0 3D Printer is a fun novelty that is too expensive to be practical in the long run.
The HP Officejet 4630 isn't the fastest printer on the market, but it delivers professional-quality prints and future-proof features like cloud connectivity and HP Instant Ink that can potentially save shoppers a lot of money on refill cartridges.
Though it offers little in the way of bells and whistles, the Seagate Expansion delivers a ton of storage for cheap.
While owners of NFC-enabled phones will benefit from the MiniStation drive's convenient encryption unlocking feature, there are cheaper and faster options available for those with simpler needs.
The supercomfortable Sony MDR-1A does a good job balancing clarity with just enough of laid-backness to make it a very versatile headphone that's well worth considering if you're looking for a full-size headphone in the $250-$300 range.
At an event in New York, Acer unveiled an 8-inch budget tablet and a 10-inch model geared toward classroom use.
The XYZprinting Da Vinci Jr. 3D Printer's low cost and high ease of use make it an ideal entry-level 3D printer for anyone.
Subtly improved and smartly refined, the Samsung Galaxy S5 is a superior superphone that hits every mark but the sharpest design.