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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

Sony KD-49XE9005 review

How long does it take your brain to process an image? No, it’s faster than that – it’s around 13 milliseconds. In the time it

2015 – 2017 MV Agusta Brutale 1090 RR Review

Meccanica Verghera Agustaquickly made its mark on the motorcycle-racing world back in 1945 when it started producing motorcycles in post-war Italy. Legend has it that

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

2016 – 2017 Yamaha XSR900 Review

New-from-2016 in Yamaha’s sport heritage stable, we have the XSR900. Influenced by the classic “XS” series from the ’70s and ’80s, the XSR shows its

LG 65W7 Wallpaper 4K OLED TV Hands-on Review

The wallpaper TV has arrived What is the LG W7? The W7 Ultra HD 4K OLED TV is the latest addition to LG’s range of

JBL Cinema SB 450 review

THE GOOD: The JBL Cinema SB 450 offers home theater thrills in a stylish package. The sizable subwoofer is capable of providing meaty bass. The

Oppo UDP-203 vs Panasonic DMP-UB900 – which is better?

Oppo and Panasonic go head-to-head to see which 4K Blu-ray player deserves to be in your home cinema room… If the Panasonic DMP-UB900 and Oppo

Nakamichi Shockwafe Pro review

THE GOOD: The Nakamichi Shockwafe Pro gives you powerful sound with true surround performance and clear dialog. The provision of 4K-compatible HDMI ports enhances your

Fluance AB40 review

THE GOOD: The Fluance AB40 delivers great sound for the money, outperforming many sound bars at the same price or more. Bass response was excellent.

Philips 55POS901F/12 OLED TV review

PROS Gorgeous design Mostly outstanding picture quality Decent sound quality CONS Can be complicated to use Uses a 2016 OLED panel Input lag slightly high

Yamaha RX-V681 review

THE GOOD: The Yamaha RX-V481 offers excellent sound quality in a relatively affordable package. Its enticing combination of features includes Dolby Atmos, multiroom music and

2015 – 2017 KTM 390 DUKE Review

When talking about KTM ’s 390 Duke — the smallest Duke available in the U.S. market — everyone within my earshot who has ridden it says the

2017 Triumph Street Triple Review

We live in a world where frequently less is perceived to be more, and nowhere is that truer than in the naked sportbike sector. Triumph started leaning

2017 Kawasaki Z650 ABS Review

“Supernaked.” No, it’s not a state of undress or a new movie starring Ron Jeremy. It’s Kawasaki’s description of its newest mid-size streetfighter  made to compete

2016 – 2017 BMW R NineT Scrambler Review

It is a well-known phenomenon that as people get to a certain stage in life, they crave things from their youth. Frequently, this coincides with

PSB Imagine XA Dolby Atmos Speaker Review

What is the PSB Imagine XA? The PSB Imagine XA is a Dolby Atmos Speaker Module that uses upward-firing drivers that have been specifically designed

Vizio M65-D0 Ultra HD Display Review

PRICE $1,299 AT A GLANCE Plus Impressive contrast and shadow detail Handles both Dolby Vision and HDR10 Affordable price Minus Wi-Fi sync issue with included

Vizio SmartCast E55-D0 HD TV Review : A Solid HD TV that’s Priced to Sell

THE GOOD Accurate color Bright picture Competitively priced big screen THE BAD No tablet included for smart TV features No 4K or HDR support VERDICT

Sharp Aquos LC-50N5000U HD TV Review : Great Bargain HD Set

THE GOOD Solid 1080p picture Admirable exterior design Plenty of volume THE BAD No 4K or HDR support Basic smart-TV features VERDICT The Sharp Aquos

LG 55LH5750 HD TV Review : Snappy 55-Inch HD TV

THE GOOD Excellent smart-TV interface Accurate-color picture Competitively priced THE BAD No 4K or HDR support Only two HDMI ports VERDICT Although better known as

Philips 49PUS6401 review

How much screen technology can you pack into a £500/$750 TV? If you’re Philips, you say: as much as possible. With Ultra HD 4K resolution

LG OLEDB6P series review

THE GOOD: The LG B6 outperforms every other TV we’ve tested, with the exception of even more-expensive 2016 OLED TVs, which perform about the same.

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

TCL 50UP130 Roku TV Review : Great Streaming Options, Not-So-Great Picture

THE GOOD Excellent Roku smart TV features Great remote with headphone jack Good upscaling THE BAD No HDR support Poor off-axis viewing Poor color accuracy

Roku Ultra and Roku Premiere+ reviews : The priciest Roku still isn’t the best Roku

Improvements to Roku’s high-end set-top boxes don’t add up to a better value—unless you need 4K HDR video. Even before the Roku Ultra arrived, spending

Lamborghini LM002 : The Weird History of the Rambo Lambo

In a 50-plus year history of supercars, hypercars, and ultra-exclusive grand tourers, the Lamborghini LM002 isn’t so much the black sheep of the family as

Denon AVR-S920W review

THE GOOD: The Denon AVR-920W offers excellent surround sound performance for the money, especially for an Atmos-capable model. Music playback is accomplished and full-sounding. The

Hisense H65M7000 review

PROS Excellent value for money 4K looks great HDR is effective Good lighting uniformity Deep blacks for an LCD Plenty of connections CONS Not UHD

Steljes Audio ML-30HD Integrated Amplifier Review

Pros Sweet and refined sound Solid build Useful features Cons Limited bass Sounds better at higher volumes Valve a little bit of a gimmick What