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Onkyo TX-NR585 review

Deciding which AV receiver to buy is about choosing one set of features over another. Among units I’ve tested in the $400 range, this Onkyo is the

Denon AVC-X6500H 11.2 AV Amplifier Review

What is the Denon AVC-X6500H? The Denon AVC-X6500H is the company’s latest mid-range, 11-channel AV amplifier. It sits just below the AVC-X8500H 13-channel flagship AV

Yamaha RX-V485 review

If you’re choosing an affordable receiver from one of the Big Four receiver brands — Yamaha, Denon, Onkyo, and Sony — then you are probably used to

Denon HEOS HomeCinema HS2 soundbar review: Alexa, play ‘Jurassic Park’

Amazon Alexa, AirPlay2, and Heos make Denon’s HomeCinema HS2 a feature-rich package. Denon’s HEOS HomeCinema HS2 soundbar and wireless subwoofer is a solid, feature-rich audio

How to control your TV with Alexa : Sometimes your voice is the best remote in the room.

When it works, controlling your TV with Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant can feel like magic. Using voice commands avoids thumbing through menus and can get

Top 10 Best Audiophile Headphones for High-End Listening

In this review we take a look at the best audiophile headphones specially designed to deliver high-end sound performance for the most discerning of music

Apple HomePod stereo pairing: Hands-on

If one HomePod sounds great, how about two of Apple’s speakers set up as a stereo pair? With the arrival of AirPlay 2 this week,

Best soundbars to improve your TV’s audio

TV speakers suck, but not everyone has the room—or the budget—for an A/V receiver and six or more loudspeakers. A soundbar can fit under or

Denon Envaya DSB-250 review: Sensational sound from this small-scale portable Bluetooth speaker

These days, home assistant speakers are hot stuff. We’ve signed all the T&Cs and asked Alexa and Google Assistant all the weird questions a five-year-old

Top 10 Wireless Home Theater Systems of 2017

Here are our top picks for the best wireless home theater system that deliver superb 5.1 surround sound performance and can sync wirelessly without the

The Top 20 Best DJ Headphones in 2017

In this review we select the best DJ headphones that provide deep bass reproduction and crisp highs for DJ mixing that really bring out the

Yamaha RX-A3070 review

We’re not used to seeing anything less than five-star products from Yamaha at this end of the market. Yamaha’s flagship AV receivers tend to win Awards and find their

Multi-room audio: everything you need to know

It’s easier than ever to fill your home with music, thanks to simple, affordable wireless speakers that can combine to make feature-packed, voice-controlled multi-room music

Denon HEOS 1 & HEOS 3 Hi-Fi Wireless Speakers Review

What we liked: * Portable (we can fit both speakers in a backpack) * Powerful sound * Good design What we didn’t: * Cumbersome setup

KEF Q350 AV 5.1 review

Verdict It takes up a bit of space, but thanks to its bold and powerful performance this KEF surround package deserves every inch For Bold, powerful presentation

Denon AVR-X6400H review

Spending over £2000/$2000 on an AV receiver is no frivolous matter. Good thing, this Denon AVR-X6400H – one of Denon’s top AVRs for 2017 –

Pro-Ject Debut Carbon review

OUR VERDICT The Pro-Ject Debut Carbon is the perfect starter turntable for audiophiles. It’s easy to setup and use, and lets you upgrade parts over

How to Build Your First Home Theater From Nothing

Setting up a proper home theater doesn’t have to be terribly expensive or complicated. If you’re still watching TV on a tiny screen and crappy

Denon DP-300F review

OUR VERDICT If you’re just starting your record collection and don’t want to deal with complicated turntable setup, the Denon DP-300F is an excellent choice.

Apple AirPlay 2 – everything you need to know

Apple’s AirPlay 2 is the company’s big move into multi-room, and it’s supported by some big-name brands. But how does it work, and do you

Top 10 Best Home Theater Systems to Buy in 2017

Here are our top picks for the best home theater systems that deliver exceptional sound quality and the best value for the money. These home

Denon AVR-X2400H vs Sony STR-DN1080 vs Yamaha RX-V583 – which is better?

Every year, the battle of the £500/$750 AV receivers is one of the most nail-biting categories we examine. We’ve not even seen all of this

Google Home and Chromecast vs. Amazon Echo and Fire TV: Which is the best hands-free TV experience?

Watching TV no longer requires a remote–at least in certain circumstances. Let’s be honest: Reaching for the remote while watching TV isn’t a major inconvenience.

Yamaha YAS-706 MusicCast soundbar review: A perfect addition to any MusicCast setup

You’ll love this soundbar if you use the MusicCast app and have other MusicCast speakers. It’s slightly less compelling when judged soley as a soundbar.

These are the best soundbars of 2017 (so far)

TV speakers suck, but not everyone has the room—or the budget—for an A/V receiver and six or more loudspeakers. A soundbar can fit under or

Denon AH-C620 (AH-C621R) review

OUR VERDICT The Denon C620s are packed with audio goodness that transcends their relatively cheap price. While sound quality doesn’t quite reach the heights you

Top 10 Best Outdoor Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

If you are looking for some of the best outdoor bluetooth speakers, here’s a list of the top best outdoor speakers of 2017 that outperform

Marantz NR1508 review

The Good: The Marantz NR1508 offers a plethora of features and commendable performance in a compact package. Despite its small size, the receiver sounds completely

Yamaha RX-V583 review

The AV receiver is the audio equivalent of the Swiss army knife. Though it won’t uncork a wine bottle, it can be home to seven

Audio Technica ATH-LS70iS review: Exceptional detail at an affordable price point

We love going to gigs and concerts. Seeing our favourite bands and artists belt out our most memorable songs, there are few feelings that come