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Sony STR-DN1080 review

The Good: The Sony STR-DN1080 offers all of the features you could want in a modern receiver — multiroom music, Chromecast streaming, Dolby Atmos and

Arendal 1723 5.1 Speaker Package Review

The Good Big sound when needed Responsive and detailed Tonally matched Flexible in installation Solidly built Superbly engineered The Bad Size and weight won’t suit

Denon AH-D7200 review

There’s nothing like the luxury of slipping on a good pair of headphones and disappearing into your music. Sometimes you can put a price on

Denon AVR-X4300H 9.2 Channel AV Receiver Review

The Good Excellent all-round performance Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and Auro-3D Superb set of features HEOS multiroom support Easy to setup and intuitive to use Nicely

Which Sonos speaker is best for you? Play:1, Play:3, Play:5, PlayBar or PlayBase

Multi-room speaker options are plentiful to say the least, with Denon, Samsung, LG and Bluesound all offering their own solutions. If you are reading this feature

Phase Technology dARTS DFS-660-T Speaker System Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Audyssey MultEQ XT Pro room equalization Variable-axis soft-dome tweeters on surrounds All speakers are biamped or triamped Minus Expensive Status LEDs

Denon Heos 7 HS2 review

PROS Huge, room-filling sound Robust construction and attractive design Hassle-free music streaming with Heos app Generous range of streaming services CONS Rich bass won’t suit

Denon Heos 5 HS2 Multiroom Bluetooth speaker review

OUR VERDICT Rock solid streaming and High-Res Audio support make the HEOS 5 HS2 a must have multiroom speaker. FOR Above average audio performance Frustration-free

Marantz SR6011 review

PROS Articulate, detailed sound with immersive 3D audio Powerful, cohesive bass and plenty of attack Lots of features for the money Easy to install and

Denon AH-C821 review: Big sound in a small package

Good in-ear headphones have always been able to deliver decent levels of bass thanks to their proximity to your ear and tight seal. But the

Yamaha ISX-18D review

PROS Attractive picture frame design Generous streaming features Decent clarity and bass CONS Short on excitement and finesse Boxed-in sound Clunky clock display Some syncing

Focal Dôme Flax 5.1 Speaker System Review

PRICE $1,999 AT A GLANCE Plus Flax cone woofer Aluminum-magnesium inverted-dome tweeter Wall-hugging sub Minus Limited bass from sats THE VERDICT Unique driver materials, overall

Paradigm PW Amp review : This DTS Play-Fi amplifier will bring out the best from your speakers

Paradigm’s PW Amp can stream high-res audio while correcting your speakers’ and room’s acoustic shortcomings. Pros Can be used as a traditional analog amp or

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

Definitive Technology BP9000 series review

PROS Huge, immersive 3D soundstage Excellent detail and beefy bass Solid build and minimal, modern design Easy to install, cuts down on clutter CONS Can’t

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 –

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

Peugeot 308 GTi review: Five door with added ooh la la

Think GTi and Volkswagen springs to mind, right? But as you’ll know if you’ve read our review of the Peugeot 208 GTi, the French car-maker

Definitive Technology W Studio Micro review

PROS Sleek premium design Huge soundstage and powerful bass Transparent, detailed sound CONS No Bluetooth No HDMI connections DTS Play Fi app problems KEY FEATURES

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

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

Yamaha RX-V381 review

Like graduate salesmen, more and more tech goods are expected to go far and beyond what they initially signed up for: smartphones can now start

Yamaha CRX-N470D review

If, as a child, you bolted toward the Woolworths pick ’n’ mix with any other mentality than that of cramming at least one of everything

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

Chromecast Audio review

THE GOOD: Google’s budget audio dongle pipes music to any stereo from the most popular streaming apps on your phone. It’s simple and works well,

Yamaha RX-S601 review

PROS Slim, elegant design Lots of features Powerful, attacking sound Excellent scale, wide soundstage CONS Could be more refined and insightful Flirts with brightness at

Denon AVR-X6300H 11.2 Channel AV Receiver Review

The Good Great all-round performance 11 channels of amplification Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and Auro-3D Superb set of features HEOS multiroom support Easy to setup and

Klipsch Reference Premiere RP-140SA Atmos Elevation Module Review

PRICE $499 pr AT A GLANCE Plus Flexibility of stand or speaker-top use Strongly defined height effects Horn-loaded tweeter Minus Potential timbre-matching issues Footprint too

Denon DCD-50 review

PROS Smart look Solid sound quality Petite CONS No SA-CD support Denon itself offers cheaper solutions Load mechanism could be quieter KEY FEATURES Remote control

Denon AVR-X1300W review

PROS Stylish design and robust build Extensive feature list Powerful, articulate and detailed sound Slick music streaming CONS Remote build quality No coaxial digital inputs