DTS-HD

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

PSB SubSeries 450 Subwoofer Review

PRICE $1,499 AT A GLANCE Plus Very powerful on music Outstanding build quality Small size Minus Tepid output at the very bottom THE VERDICT One

Vorke V1 Mini-PC Review : Not great as an HTPC but a decent little Windows Box

Pros Solid playback of ‘core’ video & audio Good network & transfer speeds Expandable internal storage Decent price for specification Cons Fan can be heard

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

Anthem MRX 1120 A/V Receiver Review

PRICE $3,499 AT A GLANCE Plus Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support Anthem Room Correction (ARC) 11 amp channels in one box Minus ARC doesn’t calibrate

Onkyo TX-RZ610 A/V Receiver Review

PRICE $799 AT A GLANCE Plus Crisp, clear top end FireConnect wireless capability Attractive, simplified remote Minus Atmos limited to 5.1.2 Single-position room correction THE

Arcam Solo Movie 5.1 review

PROS Sumptuous high-end construction Enthralling, transparent sound with bags of power Easy to use with remote or app CONS HDMI sockets not v2.0 No Dolby

Acer Iconia Tab 10 A3-A40 review

PROS Decent screen resolution Affordable price CONS Contrast-sapping screen Underpowered CPU/GPU Polarising bling additions KEY FEATURES 10.1-inch 1,920 x 1,200 pixel IPS LCD screen 32GB

Oppo UDP-203 Hands-on Review

KEY FEATURES SoC (System on Chip) UHD Blu-ray decoder AKM 8-channel, 32-bit DAC Built-in dual-band Wi-Fi 2-channel DSD256 and multi-channel DSD64/128 support UHD Blu-ray, Blu-ray

ZIDOO X9S TV Box Review : The Most Powerful TV Box, Literally

There are tons of TV boxes available in the market, but the Zidoo X9S stands a head higher than the rest of products. This TV

August 2016 Top Picks at a Glance

The end of summer beckons and so do the 10 products we singled out for Top Pick status in August. From an unexpected speaker from

Atlantic Technology FS3 and LCR3 Speaker System Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Slim-profile passive soundbar, or… Compact LCRs in front, with… One sub or two Minus AVR required for passive bar Inherent limits

Samsung HW-K950 Dolby Atmos Soundbar Review

What is the Samsung HW-K950? The HW-K950 is the latest soundbar from Samsung and represents a quantum leap from the manufacturer in terms of design,

Quad Z1 Loudspeaker Review

PRICE $1,999 pr AT A GLANCE Plus Ribbon tweeter for wide horizontal dispersion Kevlar cone woofer with dual-chambered loading Multi-layered, curved cabinet Minus Limited bass,

Wintel W8 Android & Windows 10 TV Box Review

Pros Decent playback via Windows It’s cheap Cons Android OS is outdated & not well tailored for a TV device Overheating No remote control What

Yamaha SRT-1500 review

PROS Generous features and connections Powerful, attacking sound & good sense of scale Slick multiroom operation CONS LED panel tricky to read from sofa Sound

Asus ZenPad 10 review

PROS Keyboard dock is well made and radically improves audio Decent battery life Robust build CONS Uses out-of-date Lollipop software ZenUI bloatware is annoying Underpowered

Monoprice Monolith 7 Amplifier Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Class A/B design Impressive sound quality Equal power to all channels Minus Very heavy Lacks balanced inputs THE VERDICT At $1,499,

Anthem MRX 1120 11.2 Channel AV Receiver Review

Pros Great sounding receiver 11 channels built in Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support ARC is very effective HDMI inputs suitably future-proof Cons Problems connecting with

Sony HT-RT5 review

Verdict A pricey soundbar system with plenty of features, but doesn’t deliver satisfying surround sound For Clear and detailed sound Fast, attacking delivery Excellent features

Philips Fidelio B5 review

Pros Powerful, poised sound quality with genuine surround Generous features and connections Clever, elegant design and top-drawer build quality Cons Lacks Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD

Cambridge Audio TVB2 review

Pros Discreet space-saving design Generous connectivity Detailed, easygoing sonic character, ideal for music Solid bass output Cons Lacks dynamism at lower volumes Could offer greater

Pioneer VSK-527-K review

Verdict We really wanted to like this Pioneer, but it just doesn’t do enough in its core areas For Low price detailed sound good effects

Yamaha RX-A1040 review

Verdict A well-featured receiver full of power, but not quite the thrill we hoped for For Loud and punchy performance Muscle and attack Full of

Yamaha RX-A3040 review

Our Verdict Smooth yet powerful amp with a huge sense of scale that’s perfect for showing off Atmos For Incredibly wide, spacious and tall soundfield

Pioneer BDP-170 review

Pros Great-looking pictures from every source Pleasing build quality for the money Extensive format support Cons Limited internet content Dull operating system No 4K upscaling

Panasonic DMP-BDT170 review

Our Verdict A fine player that excels in picture quality For Solid, arresting colours Strong contrast Decent upscaler Fast, energetic sound Against Not the strongest

Pioneer VSX-930 review

Our Verdict A great starting point for early Atmos adopters on a budget For (+) Fast, agile sound Decent bass Well-integrated surround field Dolby Atmos

Acer Liquid Jade S review

JUMP TO SECTION: BEST PRICE COMMENTS OUR VERDICT If you can see past its flaws, the Liquid Jade S offers some of the best performance