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You want the best of the best—who doesn't? The Wirecutter's readers have spoken: Here are our most popular guides chosen by readers, researched and tested across hundreds of hours. Have a car, like listening to music, use Wi-Fi, work a job, need to rehydrate? Whatever your gear and gadget needs, we've got you covered.

Our Favorite Camera Bags
Here are our favorite backpacks and messenger bags for photography enthusiasts who want to carry both camera and non-camera gear.   Read More >
The Best Portable Bluetooth Speaker UE Roll 2
We tested 17 new models this year, and we found the rugged, packable, waterproof UE Roll 2 is still the best all-around Bluetooth speaker for most people.   Read More >
The Best Wi-Fi Mesh-Networking Kits for Most People Netgear Orbi RBK50
We tested nine mesh-networking kits in a 3,500 sq. ft. house, and we found the powerful, easy-to-use, feature-packed Netgear Orbi is the best for most people.   Read More >
The Best Wireless Earbuds Phiaton BT 100 NC
We tested 25 Bluetooth in-ear headphones for use when commuting or at work, and we think the Phiaton BT 100 NC gives you the best experience for the money.   Read More >
The Best Wireless Outdoor Home Security Camera Netgear Arlo Pro
We spent hundreds of hours testing nine DIY outdoor Wi-Fi security cameras, and the easy to set up and use Netgear Arlo Pro is the best for most people.   Read More >
The Best True Wireless Headphones So Far
We tested 11 sets, including the Apple AirPods, Erato Apollo 7, and Samsung Gear IconX, and true wireless headphones aren’t worth it for most people yet.   Read More >
The Best Wi-Fi Router (for Most People) TP-Link Archer C7 (v2)
After testing close to 30 routers over two years, the TP-Link Archer C7 (v2) is still our pick for most people, with phenomenal speed and range for its low price.   Read More >
The First Sony E-Mount Lenses You Should Buy
Here are the best fast prime, zoom, wide-angle, portrait, pancake, and macro lenses for Sony E-mount mirrorless camera owners looking to expand their photography.   Read More >
The Best Gear for Travel
We put in another year and tens of thousands more miles of travel to test the best travel gear—and we stand by last year's choices alongside a few new picks.   Read More >
The Best Budget Gaming Laptop (So Far) Dell Inspiron 15 7000
After putting in 23 hours of research and testing five new budget gaming laptops, we have made the Dell Inspiron 15 7000 (7559) our new pick. It has the best performance for the price, stays cool, and has long non-gaming battery life.   Read More >