Before you buy a new component for your PC, a new pair of headphones, a headset, a new smartphone, what’s one of the first things you do? After checking the specifications of the device, it’s a good idea to try it out, or, if you can’t, find some reviews about the device in question. This way, you will know if there are any problems that are specifically bound to the model you wish to purchase, and you can make up your mind about it. There are, however, many scam reviews of products, saying all the best about them, while the products aren’t really state of the art merchandise. If you are unsure whether you are reading a scam review or not, you can double check the product by searching for some problems. This way, you will see if people are often complaining about some part of it. After you are finished with reading reviews about the product, search Google for some more specific problems, for instance, type the name of the device and that it won’t turn on, or that it has a black screen, or that it freezes, crashes, that there are problems with sudden stops and so on. You will probably get some results, usually leading to tech forums, and you will get a pretty good idea there whether the device is worth your time and money or not. You may also find some good alternatives there, so give it a shot, and hope no negative articles and problems will pop up for the device you wished to purchase.