The XV-21 is a great all-around robot vacuum and a viable Roomba alternative, but among Neatos, we'll stick with the brainier, similarly priced XV Signature Pro.
This robot vacuum is a whopping $320 less than the iRobot Roomba 880 and performed similarly well. However, its cheap filter makes it hard to use -- if you want a Neato, stick with the $399 XV Signature or the $449 XV Signature Pro.
The Neato offers unmatched value in its field. Its performance, simplicity, and price make it an excellent choice for buyers seeking an effective, low-maintenance robot vacuum.
The 2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid struggles to justify its bigger price tag, as it doesn't have significant power or efficiency gains over even its non-hybrid base model and pales in comparison to other hybrid wagons.
Although lacking cutting-edge cabin tech, the 2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek covers the basics very well, and offers excellent practicality and easy drivability.
Sporting a rugged and water resistant design, the DuraXV for Verizon Wireless is a basic phone that can take a few punches.
The Kyocera DuraXV for Verizon is a rugged feature phone with a 5-megapixel camera, expandable storage, and removable battery that can keep on ticking after you take it for a swim.
"Frame rate is more important than resolution," says Square Enix's Hajime Tabata.
Durable and water resistant, the Kyocera DuraXV is one of the most capable feature phones available.
Subaru's small crossover gains a new trick with the launch of the 2014 XV Crosstrek Hybrid.