Top-rated reviews of the week (pictures)

Phones, a game, and a great smartwatch to keep you entertained and connected this holiday season. Plus two fantastic headphones, both on-ear and one Bluetooth.

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1 of 9 Andrew Hoyle/CNET

Nokia Lumia 735

The Nokia Lumia 735 is comfy to hold, with colourful, interchangeable cases and a good screen.

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2 of 9 Sarah Tew/CNET

Shure SRH145m+

The Shure SRH145m+ is an affordable, relatively comfortable on-ear headphone that sounds more expensive, with good detail and accurate tonal balance.

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3 of 9 James Martin/CNET

Vainglory (iOS)

This new game for iOS made from Apple's Metal graphics engine is as great to look at as it is to play, but lacks the sheer amount of options you get in classic games from the genre.

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4 of 9 James Martin/CNET

Motorola Droid Turbo

Even with its hefty design, the Motorola Droid Turbo's robust battery, powerful processor and vivid display put it on the short list for Verizon customers.

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5 of 9 Aloysius Low/CNET

BrydgeAir Keyboard

The second version of Brydge's keyboard makes for an impressive accessory to the iPad Air series. If you're none too impressed with plastic alternatives, look no further.

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6 of 9 Dong Ngo/CNET

Verizon Jetpack MiFi 6620L

The versatile Jetpack MiFi 6620L is an excellent mobile hotspot for those who live and travel within Verizon's 4G LTE coverage.

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7 of 9 Sarah Tew/CNET

Pebble Steel

The competition is advancing fast, but the fashionable, functional, and more affordable Pebble Steel's conservative approach puts it at the top of the 2014 smartwatch heap.

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8 of 9 Sarah Tew/CNET

Amazon Fire TV Stick

The Amazon Fire TV Stick is a bargain at $40. It provides the best way to watch Amazon Instant movies and TV yet, and Prime subscribers can stream thousands of titles for no additional charge.

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9 of 9 Sarah Tew/CNET

Bose SoundLink Bluetooth On-Ear Headphone

The Bose SoundLink Bluetooth On-Ear is pricey, but it's also one of the best -- if not the best -- on-ear wireless headphones to date.

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