Welcome to The Refresh, a weekly series every Friday from TrustedReviews where we pick out the week’s highlights from the tech world.
This week on The Refresh:
Now TV – Sky has unveiled a new Now TV box along with a range of packages including phone and broadband. New features include an updated interface, more catch up apps and the ability to pause/rewind live TV. Despite the rumours, the new smart box does not support 4K.
AMD Radeon RX 480 – Michael Passingham (@MrPassingham) has reviewed the all-new RX 480 graphics card. Solid 1080p and 1440p gaming performance as well as VR support for just £200/$200 makes the RX 480 a terrific card for gamers on a budget.
Bose QuietComfort 35 – Evan Kypreos (@EvanKypreos) drowns out the outside world with Bose’s latest active noise cancelling and wireless headphones. Are they worth the high asking price? Find out in Evan’s video review.
Also in the news this week:
Tesla fatality – An investigation has been launched into a fatal accident involving a Tesla Model S while operating under autopilot mode. The Model S failed to distinguish a white tractor-trailer crossing the road against a bright sky.
Android N – Google has revealed the latest Android 7.0 software will be known as Android Nougat. Due to be released in Q3 2016, Nougat introduces a range of new features including Google’s DayDream VR platform.
PS4 Slim – The Wall Street Journal has reported Sony is working on a PlayStation 4 Slim in addition to the PS4 Neo – confirmed to exist pre-E3. It is likely a PS4 Slim console would compete with the recently announced Xbox One S from Microsoft.
Tune in next Friday for another episode of The Refresh with Tom Honeyands (@TheTechChap).
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