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ROG Phone vs Razer Phone vs Xiaomi Black Shark vs Nubia Red Magic Specs Comparison

A new era of smartphones is upon us as companies one by one release their own iterations of gaming smartphones. The first to create this

Sony UBP-X700 Review

Pros  Excellent picture performance  Dolby Vision support  SACD disc playback  4K video streaming services Cons  No HDR10+ support  Noisy in operation  Flimsy build quality Key

Samsung HW-N450 soundbar review: A solid entry-level offering that’s ideal for Samsung TV owners

This value-laden sound bar delivers where it counts. The HW-N450 is a very good entry-level soundbar, especially for Samsung TV owners. Pros Thin profile with an

Panasonic SC-HTB258 Review

Pros  Clear, detailed sound  Sounds larger than its size suggests  Well-integrated, punchy subwoofer  Easy setup  Good connectivity for its price Cons  Can sound congested at

HEOS Bar Review

Pros  Plenty of connections  Nice design  Excellent sound  Easy to use Cons  Not the last word in effects steering  Could do with a little more

Canton DM5 Review

Pros Small and easy to accommodate Sounds much bigger than its size would suggest Easy to set up Good build quality Cons Lacks some clarity

Top 20 Best Surround Sound Speakers of 2017

In this review we feature our top picks for the best surround sound speakers that deliver very crisp home theater-like sound performance at a value

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

DTS:X – what is it? How can you get it?

DTS returned to cinema sound after more than two decades with DTS:X, an object-based sound technology that’s a successor to DTS HD, and a rival

Zappiti Duo (2017) 4K HDR Media Streaming Player Review : Going from strength to strength

Pros Relatively simple to set up Excellent build quality Comprehensive connections Good, back-lit remote 4K HDR support Immersive audio capability Frame-packed 3D is no issue

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

Philips Fidelio SkyQuake B8/12 review

PROS Neat design Lively and entertaining sound CONS No HDMI 2.0 ports No network connection Surround effect is not convincing KEY FEATURES Dolby TrueHD and

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

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

Anthem AVM 60 A/V Processor Review

PRICE $2,999 AT A GLANCE Plus Pristine audio plus 4K passthrough video Clean, simple, eminently usable design Excellent proprietary auto-setup/EQ system DTS Play-Fi streaming/multiroom wireless

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

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

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