Kit Reviews

Reviews of the top scuba diving equipment by experienced divers and dive professionals
The discrete charm of a luxury dive watch

The discrete charm of a luxury dive watch

ByGraeme GourlayNov 14, 2021
Review of the Christopher Ward C63 Sealander Elite – a luxury dive watch at an affordable price with lots of style
DarkTyde ocean-friendly, budget-friendly divewear

DarkTyde ocean-friendly, budget-friendly divewear

Divewear manufacturer Darktyde’s mission is to persuade the dive community to wear and recycle organic cotton – but is it any good?
The best scuba diving watches

The best scuba diving watches

Dive watches were once essential kit for scuba divers – and while modern computers might outperform them, none are quite as stylish
Review | Divesoft Liberty sidemount CCR

Review | Divesoft Liberty sidemount CCR

ByDIVE ContributorsMay 28, 2020
Tech diving guru and rebreather instructor Edd Stockdale reviews the Liberty Sidemount CCR from Czech manufacturer, Divesoft
The best scuba diving equipment bags

The best scuba diving equipment bags

Scuba diving equipment is an expensive investment, so it’s wise to spend a little extra on decent bags to carry it. Here’s some of the best
The best scuba diving regulators

The best scuba diving regulators

Regulators are the most important part of a diver’s equipment – here’s some of the best scuba diving regulators on the market today
Review | Deepblu Cosmiq+ dive computer

Review | Deepblu Cosmiq+ dive computer

ByMax JamesSep 30, 2019
More often than not, when it comes to technology, simple is best. The elegant, functional, easy-to-use Deepblu Cosmiq+ dive computer is proof.
The best scuba diving lights on the market

The best scuba diving lights on the market

LEDs have transformed scuba diving lights – here’s a roundup of the best for everything from an occasional night dive to deep cave penetration
The best back-inflation BCDs

The best back-inflation BCDs

As the lines between technical and recreational diving start to blur, DIVE takes a look at some technically inspired back-inflation BCDs
Jill Heinerth tests the Liberty sidemount rebreather

Jill Heinerth tests the Liberty sidemount rebreather

ByDIVE ContributorsApr 2, 2019
Canadian expert technical diver, cave diver, explorer, and film-maker Jill Heinerth reviews the Liberty SM from Czech manufacturer Divesoft
Prescription lens masks for scuba divers

Prescription lens masks for scuba divers

What is the best solution for divers who need glasses? Contact lenses, stick-on lenses, bonded prescription lenses or manufacturer-supplied prescription masks? 
Review | OMS IQ Lite CB Signature wing

Review | OMS IQ Lite CB Signature wing

By OMS has been a mainstay of the technical diving arena for a long time, producing robust and sturdy…

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