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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,

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

Dynaudio Emit 5.1 review

PROS Transparent tone and exquisite detail reproduction Huge scale, thunderous bass and clear dialogue Superbly constructed cabinets Classy Scandinavian look CONS Not the most visually

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

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

Onkyo DP-X1 review

PROS Access to Google Play apps Feels bombproof Sounds spectacular MQA support Twin microSD slots offer huge storage potential CONS Rather large KEY FEATURES 4.7-inch

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

Mission LX-2 review

Want a list of the best speakers below £200/$300? For most of this year it would have been a shortlist comprising just a single name,

Onkyo X9 review

As anyone who’s studied the laws of the school playground will know, being first isn’t always best. That hasn’t deterred Onkyo, however, which has billed

Onkyo W800BT review

Verdict These wireless in-ears aren’t a million miles away but still need some work For Clever charging case Lightweight design Clear, open sound Against Limited

Sony NW-ZX100 review

PROS Sumptuous build Generous storage capacity Long battery life CONS Proprietary data/charging socket No touchscreen Slow UI Unsubtle sonics KEY FEATURES 128GB storage + microSD

Marantz PM6006 review

Hi-fi kit isn’t like festival tickets, train fares or council tax; if the price goes up there is usually a good reason for it. For

Morel SoundWall LCR4 SW In-Wall Modular Soundbar System Review

AT A GLANCE Plus Requires no modifications to internal wall structure Adjustable-width grille Minus Passive system Needs a subwoofer THE VERDICT If you like simplicity

Fluance Signature Series Floorstanding Speakers review

THE GOOD: The Fluance Signature Series Floorstanding Speakers look like a million bucks with an attractive piano finish and striking yellow midrange driver. The huge

Firefly Aurii Secret Lite Review – A Good Buy Or Not?

As a follow-up to the popularity of Aurii Envy, Firefly Mobile announced two new phones under that name. Dubbed as the Aurii Secret and Aurii

Onkyo H500BT review

PROS Good sound quality Comfortable Long battery life CONS Bluetooth a little spotty Feel a little cheap Non-foldable design KEY FEATURES Hi-Res Audio support (wired)

Onkyo E700M review

If Evander Holyfield were to suddenly appear in your living room, you’d somehow just know he was there. The same can be said for one

August 2016 New Gear

Sony UHP-H1 Hi-Res-Certified Blu-ray Player Video is usually the first thing that comes to mind when you think Blu-ray, but Sony has gone out of

Hands on: Workstation Specialists WS-M151 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT If you want a top-of-the-range laptop that can replace your high-end workstation and you only need limited mobility, then the WS-M151 will

Yamaha RV-X481 review

THE GOOD: The Yamaha RX-V481 offers very good audio performance in a relatively affordable bundle. It offers numerous streaming services over Wi-Fi plus the ability

Oppo PM-2 planar magnetic headphones review : As exquisite as they are expensive

Pros An ability to reveal the finest details and most delicate nuances from your music Incredibly clean and tight bass reproduction Exceptional sound, from top

Definitive Technology BP9040 review

THE GOOD: The Definitive Technology BP9040 offers immaculate design and a really neat Atmos option for users who want to upgrade later. The integrated subwoofers

Motorola Verve Ones+ review

Verdict These wireless in-ears promise much but deliver little For Freedom of movement Comfortable Neat charging case Against Poor sound Temperamental app Occasional dropouts You’ve

Pioneer Elite SC-95 A/V Receiver Review

PRICE $1,600 AT A GLANCE Plus Latest-gen audio and video processing Fine-performing nine-channel Class D power Cooler-than-ever free phone/tablet apps Extensive proprietary auto-setup/EQ Minus Uninspired

Sony STR-DN1070 review:

THE GOOD: The Sony STR-DN1070 proves itself a worthy all-arounder with a dynamic performance in both music and movies. Its six HDMI ports offer compatibility for

PMC Twenty 23 5.1 review

Verdict An elegant speaker package that delivers a captivating and transparent performance For Stunning integration Immersive surround sound Incredibly insightful, balanced and precise sound Lovely

Pioneer VSX-1131 review

Verdict A big, meaty and enjoyable performance from Pioneer, with an excellent spread of features that’s sure to appeal at this price For Big, powerful

Sony STR-ZA5000ES 9.2-Channel AV Receiver Reviewed

Generally speaking, there are two schools of thought when it comes to designing electronics. On the one side, you focus on creating a simple, easy-to-use

Denon AVR-X2300W review

Verdict No revolution, but the AVR-X2300W didn’t need to be. It’s a superb sonic all-rounder and well-equipped with it For Refined and insightful sound Expressive

Tannoy Mercury 7.2 review

PROS Clear, neutral sound Weighty bass Classy design and robust build CONS Could be more insightful Vinyl finish lacks luxury KEY FEATURES 1-inch multi-fibre coated