Despite a few minor drawbacks, the Phiaton Moderna MS 200 earbuds are very appealing day-to-day, half-in-ear headphones that also work well for exercising.
The D540X is the highest-capacity hard drive on the market today, but the 7,200rpm competition is faster.
Consumer NAS drives don't get classier or easier than the Maxtor Shared Storage Plus, but we'd like to see Gigabit Ethernet on it.
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An excellent midrange digital SLR, the D200 has given way to its even better successor, the D300. However, it remains a great choice if you can find it at a good price.
The Asus MS238H is a low-priced LED-based monitor that performs well; however, its ergonomic issues hold it back.
Combining a laptop case with a set of portable speakers might seem like a good idea, but the Techwiz Musak proves otherwise.
Pentax's K200D entry-level SLR gives a lot of bang for the buck and has better performance than last year's model. Despite low noise and pleasingly detailed images, technically inaccurate colors keep it from capturing the gold medal for image quality.
The Netgear SPH200D enables phone calls on Skype and traditional landlines--but it falls a bit short of competing models on design and features.
If you can't afford Bose's QuietComfort noise-canceling headphones, the attractively designed and more affordable Sony MDR-NC200Ds are worth your consideration.
We expect more from a $99 slow cooker, and so should you.There are smarter upgrades than this, and they don't cost quite as much.