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Televisions

LG 55SJ850V 4K Dolby Vision HDR TV review

LG 55SJ850V 4K Dolby Vision HDR TV review

The LCD TV packs in the features but still comes in under a grand

tag LG, 4K, HDR, Dolby Vision, TV, Review

Philips 55POS9002 4K HDR OLED TV review

Philips 55POS9002 4K HDR OLED TV review

This second-generation OLED offers impressive specs and performance at a great price

tag Philips, 4K, Ultra HD, HDR, OLED, TV, Review

Philips 65PUS7601 review

Philips 65PUS7601 review

This well-priced direct-lit 4K/HDR set wants to bring next-gen pictures to the masses

tag Philips, 4K, Ultra HD, TV, Review

LG OLED65E6 review

LG OLED65E6 review

LG's 4K and HDR OLED gets our thumbs up

tag LG, 4K, 65in, OLED, TV, Review

Samsung UE65KS9500 review

Samsung UE65KS9500 review

Direct-lit and pushing its LEDs to new heights, this high-price HDR set simply dazzles

tag Samsung, Ultra HD, 4K, TV, Review

Projectors

Acer V9800 review

Acer V9800 review

This UHD DLP projector brings new clarity to the home cinema arena at a tempting price

tag Acer, 4K, HDR, Projector, Review

Sony VPL-VW550ES review

Sony VPL-VW550ES review

Sony's 4K HDR projector is as good as it gets for under £10,000. But is that good enough?

tag Sonus faber, 4K, Ultra HD, Projector, Review

Epson EH-TW7300 review

Epson EH-TW7300 review

Is this HDR-ready and 4K scaling projector a genuine home cinema bargain?

tag Epson, HDR, Projector, Review, 4K

Philips Screeneo 2.0 review

Philips Screeneo 2.0 review

This ultra short throw projector loses some features, gains others

tag Philips, Projector, Review

Optoma GT5000 review

Optoma GT5000 review

Ultra short throw projector that makes a play for your living room

tag Optoma, Projector, Review

AV Amplifiers & Receivers

Denon AVR-X6300H review

Denon AVR-X6300H review

Want 11-channel Dolby Atmos and DTS:X? This AV receiver can help

tag Denon, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, AV receiver, Review

Pioneer VSX-1131 review

Pioneer VSX-1131 review

This seven-channel AVR has all the features budget buyers will need, plus a dynamic, bass-rich sound

Anthem MRX 1120 review

Anthem MRX 1120 review

This stunning 11-channel amp delivers precision-tuned sonic thrills

tag Anthem, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, AV receiver, Review

Denon AVR-X2300W review

Denon AVR-X2300W review

The features and performance of this budget AVR contender make us crack a smile

tag Denon, 7.1, AV receiver, Review

Denon AVR-X6200W review

Denon AVR-X6200W review

If 3D audio’s your thing, then this Denon AVR is where you want to be

tag Denon, AV receiver, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, Review, Steve May

Loudspeakers

KEF Q Series 5.1.2 review

KEF Q Series 5.1.2 review

Push your cinema setup to new heights with this superb floorstanding loudspeaker array

tag KEF, Speakers, Review, Atmos, Dolby Atmos

Focal Sib Evo Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 review

Focal Sib Evo Dolby Atmos 5.1.2 review

Get your Atmos fix with this slick Dolby-certified sub/sat loudspeaker package...

tag Focal, Atmos, Speakers, Review

REL No.25 premium subwoofer review

REL No.25 premium subwoofer review

This 15in flagship is sub-bass taken to the limit

tag REL, Subwoofer, Review

GoldenEar SuperSub X subwoofer review

GoldenEar SuperSub X subwoofer review

Two active drivers, two passive radiators and over 1,000W of grunt are packed into this sub while ke...

tag Subwoofer, Review

Polk Signature 5.1 review

Polk Signature 5.1 review

This well-priced cinema system loves nothing more than a full-throttle surround mix

tag Polk Audio, 5.1, Speakers, Review

Blu-ray Players

Oppo UDP-205 review (Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray)

Oppo UDP-205 review (Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray)

This universal solider lives up to the hype. Don't buy it to just watch movies

tag Oppo, 4K, Ultra HD Blu-ray, Review

Oppo UDP-203 review (Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray)

Oppo UDP-203 review (Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray)

Oppo's Ultra HD Blu-ray player has a lot going for it – including a Dolby Vision future

tag Oppo, Ultra HD Blu-ray, 4K, HDR, Review

Sony UHP-H1 review

Sony UHP-H1 review

There's no UHD disc playback here, but the UHP-H1 is still a feature-loaded premium AV player at a t...

tag Sony, Blu-ray, Review

Samsung UBD-K8500 review (UHD Blu-ray)

Samsung UBD-K8500 review (UHD Blu-ray)

Ultra-HD Blu-ray deck aims to woo you with its next-gen pictures and sensible price tag

tag Samsung, Ultra HD Blu-ray, Ultra HD, 4K, Blu-ray

Panasonic DMP-UB900 review (UHD Blu-ray)

Panasonic DMP-UB900 review (UHD Blu-ray)

This brilliant 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player is an essential upgrade for all home cinema aficionados

tag Panasonic, Ultra HD Blu-ray, Ultra HD, 4K, Blu-ray

All-in-one Systems

Samsung HT-H5500 review

Samsung HT-H5500 review

Does this budget all-in-one package have anything to offer home cinema enthusiasts?

tag 5.1, Blu-ray, One-box home cinema system, Samsung

Panasonic SC-BTT505 review

Panasonic SC-BTT505 review

Soundbars are all the rage, but this system shows that one-box solutions can still cut the AV mustar...

tag Panasonic, 3D, One-box home cinema system, 5.1

Panasonic SC-BTT880 review

Panasonic SC-BTT880 review

Apple fans will welcome the SC-BTT880's Lightning hookup - but does its sound also impress?

Sony BDV-N7100W review

Sony BDV-N7100W review

No tallboy speakers here - just plenty of features and an assured multichannel performance

LG BH9430PW review

LG BH9430PW review

LG's tallboy setup offers heaps of features and a classy design at an affordable price

Accessories

Devolo Gigagate review

Devolo Gigagate review

This wireless bridge from Devolo might suit those looking to set up a media room in attic or garage

tag Devolo, Wi-Fi, Accessories, Review

DVDO iScan Mini review

DVDO iScan Mini review

Not all 4K TVs are created equal. This is where DVDO's latest HDMI upscaler comes into play

tag DVDO, 4K, Accessories, Review

Lumagen Radiance Pro 4242 review

Lumagen Radiance Pro 4242 review

This upmarket 4K scaler/processor is a fine fit for high-end cinema setups

tag Lumagen, 4K, Scaler, Review

Amazon Prime Music review

Amazon Prime Music review

The appeal of this music-on-demand platform is limited by its poor catalogue

tag Amazon, Music, Streaming, Review

QNAP TS-453mini review

QNAP TS-453mini review

This vertical mini NAS offers maxi living room storage, HDMI hookup and plenty of media playing app ...

tag QNAP, NAS

PVRs

Sky Q Silver review

Sky Q Silver review

The satellite supremo takes a massive leap forward with its bold new 4K-ready PVR

tag Sky Q, Sky, 4K, Ultra HD

Humax FVP-4000T review

Humax FVP-4000T review

There's more to this PVR than Freeview Play - there's that third tuner for a start...

tag Humax, Freeview Play HD, Review

BT TV Ultra HD YouView+ PVR (Humax DTR-T4000) review

BT TV Ultra HD YouView+ PVR (Humax DTR-T4000) review

BT scores an early goal in the Ultra HD content race with the launch of Europe's first 4K channel

tag BT, 4K, Ultra HD, PVR

EE TV Smart Box review

EE TV Smart Box review

The mobile and broadband service provider's first PVR takes timeshifting to another level

tag EE, Freeview, HD, PVR

Panasonic DMR-BWT740 review

Panasonic DMR-BWT740 review

Let this flexible Smart Blu-ray/HDD Freeview+ HD recorder manage your TV intake

tag Panasonic, Blu-ray, PVR, Freeview

Soundbars

Samsung HW-MS750/SWA-W700 soundbar system review

Samsung HW-MS750/SWA-W700 soundbar system review

Smart soundbar/subwoofer pairing delivers a sophisticated and spacious soundscape

tag Samsung, Soundbar, Subwoofer, Review

Q Acoustics M3 review

Q Acoustics M3 review

Sophisticated and stylish step-down stereo soundbar with Bluetooth and HDMI ARC

tag Q Acoustics, Soundbar, Review

Philips Fidelio B1 review

Philips Fidelio B1 review

Do you need a huge soundbar to create a big sound? We get nano with Philips' slender contender

tag Philips, Soundbar, Review

Cambridge Audio TV5 v2 review

Cambridge Audio TV5 v2 review

Easy-to-use soundbase adds HDMI hookup, retains meaty sound

tag Cambridge Audio, Soundbase, Speakers, Review

Orbitsound One (P70) review

Orbitsound One (P70) review

Brit-designed soundbar with integrated subwoofer and spacious presentation

tag Orbitsound, Soundbase, Review

Processors

Arcam AV860 review

Arcam AV860 review

Brit brand's top-flight processor soars with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X

tag Arcam, Processor, Review, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X

Marantz AV8802A review

Marantz AV8802A review

This top-flight 11-channel AV processor is bound to satisfy your movie and music needs

tag Marantz, 11.2, Processor

Optoma NuForce AVP-18 & MCA-20 review

Optoma NuForce AVP-18 & MCA-20 review

Go back to basics with this modestly-priced AV processor/power amp pairing

tag Optoma, Power Amp, Processor

Acer H6510BD projector review

Acer H6510BD projector review

This Full HD projector costs only £500. So can it deliver a decent picture?

tag Acer, Full HD, Projector, Review

Datasat RS20i/RA7300 review

Datasat RS20i/RA7300 review

Premium duo bring the benefits of high-end commercial cinema audio to your home

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