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Maingear Drift (2016) Review : A Small, Stunning Showpiece

THE GOOD Stunning, relatively small design Fast overall performance Tons of customization options THE BAD Expensive No multiple GPU support VERDICT The Maingear Drift is

Onkyo TX-NR757 review

THE GOOD: The TX-NR757 offers a wealth of features, including copious streaming and connectivity options. The user interface and remote are easier to use than

Panasonic TX-50DX700 4K TV review: Picture performance beyond its price

Ultra-HD TVs are certainly becoming more popular, we know that for sure. The amount of content on offer has increased exponentially since 4K was first

Sony TA-ZH1ES review

From the development of CD and the Walkman to the various Playstation incarnations, Sony has had a dramatic effect on the world of home electronics.

Cabasse Stream BAR Review

PROS Chic styling and luxurious construction Big, cohesive soundstage with refined treble reproduction Slick, reliable streaming functionality CONS Single HDMI input No pass-through for UHD

Samsung UE32K5600 review

PROS Strong picture quality Great design Solid smarts CONS Not the cheapest 32-inch TV on the block Slight backlight issues to work around Missing shadow

SVS PB16-Ultra and SB16-Ultra Subwoofers Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Powerful, deep bass response Infrared remote and Bluetooth app control User adjustable EQ presets Minus Extremely heavy Large size can make

2016 – 2017 Moto Guzzi California 1400 Review

“Handmade in Italy.” Those words make us think of luxury and quality. Leather shoes and handbags, sunglasses and optical frames, ceramics and glass, textiles, and

Sony UBP-X800 hands on

We almost couldn’t find the Sony’s long-awaited 4K Blu-ray player amidst all the shiny new Sony 2017 TVs at CES. But tucked away on its

Pioneer VSX-531 review

If capitalism has shown us anything, it’s that money is power. Skew that into a home cinema context and that correlation isn’t necessarily as straightforward –

Samsung Q9F Hand-on Review

First impressions of Samsung’s new flagship TV from CES 2017 Samsung has officially unveiled its latest TVs. To say it’s kicked off the CES 2017

Yamaha Aventage RX-A3060 A/V Receiver Review

PRICE $2,200 AT A GLANCE Plus Nine amp channels, 11.2 (7.2.4) pre-outs Automated angle and height calibration Minus No Auro-3D THE VERDICT Yamaha’s new flagship

Panasonic TX-40DX700B review

Verdict Sharp 4K images and plenty of smart features from a small, affordable screen For Sharp, detailed picture HDR support Freeview Play Wide range of

Cambridge Audio TV5 v2 review

When the first TV5 soundbase came out, there was a lot we liked about it. It had a punchy bass, a powerful sound, was sensibly

Elac Uni-Fi UB5 Speaker System Review

PRICE $2,047 as reviewed AT A GLANCE Plus Concentric mid/tweeter Pinpoint imaging App-driven, room- correcting sub Minus Extra power required App required for sub control

Sharp Aquos LC-75N8000U LCD Ultra HDTV Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Inexpensive (with discounting) for a 75-incher HDR compatible Accurate and extended color Minus Limited contrast Backlight artifacts Highlights in HDR programs

Oppo UDP-203 4K UHD Blu-ray player review : A class act with awesome audio capabilities

If you’re looking for the best 4K UHD Blu-ray player, Oppo’s UDP-203 is the one to buy. Pros Plays SACD and DVD-Audio discs and supports

Marantz SR7011 9.2 Channel AV Receiver Review

The Good Nuanced and refined sound Excellent surround performance Dolby Atmos, DTS:X & Auro-3D Support HDMI 2.0a/HDCP 2.2 support HEOS multiroom included Easy to setup

LG 65UH8500 LCD Ultra HDTV Review

PRICE $1,700 AT A GLANCE Plus HDR10 plus Dolby Vision HDR Great color Wide viewing window Minus Middling black levels Backlight artifacts THE VERDICT LG’s

Emotiva Airmotiv 5CH Speaker System Review

PRICE $1,177 AT A GLANCE Plus Neutral balance with fine imaging Very good center-channel performance, integration Superb value Minus Towers may require substantial tilt-back THE

Arcam Solo Movie 2.1 review

Since the experimental emergence of multi-channel surround sound in 1952’s This is Cinerama (ironically a documentary made to showcase a new widescreen projection format), the

JVC LT-42C550 review

PROS Low cost Inoffensive design Good connectivity CONS No streaming content or catch-up services Doesn’t do a true black Colours can look insipid Audio performance

Vizio E-Series 2016 review

THE GOOD: The Vizio E series offers the best picture quality available in its price range, thanks to local dimming. The Google Cast system offers

SVS Prime Elevation speaker review : An incredibly versatile audio solution for the home theater

These phenomenally versatile speakers can stand on their own or be incorporated into an immersive audio system for your home theater. Pros Exceptional sound and

Optoma HD142X 3D DLP Projector Review

PRICE $579 AT A GLANCE Plus Great value Good overall performance Backlit remote control Minus Limited installation features So-so contrast THE VERDICT Good overall performance,

AudioControl Maestro M9 Surround Processor Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Excellent sonics Dirac room correction Minus Limited setup and connectivity options Dirac execution unintuitive Very pricey THE VERDICT AudioControl’s high-end processor

Epson EH-TW7300 3LCD Projector Review

The Good Excellent image quality with normal Blu-ray Very good HDR playback with UHD Blu-ray Superb accuracy out of the box for Rec.709 content Excellent

Blu Vivo 6 review

PROS Well priced Decent performance and storage Nice metal design CONS Camera is far from great Limited colour options KEY FEATURES 5.5-inch 1080p screen 64GB

ELAC Debut B6 review

There’s a satisfyingly poetic lineage connecting ELAC, a company founded in 1920s Germany, with the almost Bauhaus-like design of its Debut B6 standmount speakers. It

Sony VPL-VW550ES review

PROS Incredibly detailed and crisp 4K pictures Good HDR flexibility HLG support CONS Slightly noisy in HDR-friendly high lamp mode Doesn’t auto-switch to high lamp