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Yamaha YAS-209 soundbar with Alexa review: DTS Virtual:X 3D surround effects aren’t worth the harsh sound

While we like the standard surround-sound modes on this budget-priced soundbar, we aren’t fans of its harsh-sounding DTS Virtual:X implementation.

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Kami Wire-Free Camera Kit review: Inexpensive, but you'll get what you paid for

This indoor/outdoor camera seems like a good value, but factor in the cost of a cloud storage subscription before you consider buying it.

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NFL Redzone streaming is needlessly complicated to sign up for, so we'll show you how

NFL Redzone has a standalone streaming option for $35 per year, but few people are aware of it.

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Borderlands 3 review impressions: It's exactly what you think and nothing more

In a console generation that's become synonymous with risk aversion, Borderlands 3 plays it even more safe than expected. It's like the last seven years never occurred, except in memes.

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Best cheap laptops: We rate the best-sellers on Amazon and Best Buy

If you have $500 (or less), we've found the best cheap laptops on Amazon and Best Buy. The ones that give you the best bang for buck. Keep reading to find our top picks.

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Watch The Full Nerd talk about the 3rd-gen Ryzen boost bug patch live!

Join us live right now on YouTube, Twitch, Facebook, and Twitter.

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Microsoft's patch to fix Windows Search breaks Windows Search

Microsoft's patch to fix CPU spiking issues within Windows 10's Windows Search function has apparently broken Windows Search entirely for some people.

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This week in games: Civilization reproduced in Excel, Control teases an Alan Wake expansion

Plus: KFC unveils a visual novel starring the Colonel himself, Netflix leaks The Witcher's release, and a dribble of Tokyo Game Show trailers. This is gaming news for September 9 to 13.

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Walmart's selling an Asus ROG Strix with a GTX 1660Ti and 120Hz display for $300 off

Walmart is selling an Asus ROG Strix with a GeForce GTX 1660Ti for just $1,000 today, good for $300 off its retail price.

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AMD's 12-core Threadripper 1920X drops to a staggeringly cheap $200

The Threadripper 1920X is just $200 via a third-party seller on Amazon.

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The best version of the not-yet-released 10.2-inch iPad is already $29 off at Amazon

Amazon is selling the 128GB 10.2-inch iPad for $400, $29 off its list price.

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Astro A40 TR plus MixAmp review: A tough sell nowadays, but still a top-notch headset

Astro's A40 TR and redesigned MixAmp feel pricier than ever given the current state of the headset market, but great build quality and a bevy of input options might win you over.

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Ecovacs Deebot Ozmo 920 review: this combo robot vacuum/mop is great for multi-level homes

This robot vac can remember multiple floor plans, which is great for folks who live in multi-level homes (but no, it can't climb stairs).

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XFX Radeon RX 5700 XT Thicc II Ultra review: A high-performance muscle car of a GPU

The XFX Radeon RX 5700 XT Thicc II Ultra is like a muscle car: High-performing, a little loud, extremely impressive, and in need of some slight tinkering for peak performance.

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Kami Smart Security Starter Kit review: Its low price tag is the one thing it has going for it

You won't find many Zigbee-based home security systems cheaper than this, but you'll find plenty that are more effective at protecting your home.

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