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Pure Evoke C-F6 review

OUR VERDICT From its wide array of connectivity and playback options to a connected app that’s actually worth using, the Pure Evoke C-F6 is a

Amazon Music Unlimited review

With more frequent name changes than Cheryl Tweedy, Amazon’s video streaming service has previously been known as Unbox, LoveFilm Instant and Instant Video, before finally

Sonos PlayBase vs PlayBar: What’s the difference?

Sonos has announced a new speaker to its home theatre portfolio in the form of the PlayBase. The new speaker is designed for TVs that aren’t

Sonos Playbase hands on review

Sonos now has two TV speaker options. This is the Sonos Playbase, which, as you should have guessed, is a soundbase, sitting beneath your TV

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

Russound MCA-88X Streaming Housewide Audio Controller Review

PRICE $3,499 ($4,477 as reviewed) AT A GLANCE Plus Fast setup/programming Supports modern and legacy sources Integrates with many third-party systems AirPlay gives virtually unlimited

Ruark Audio MR1 Mk2 review

PROS Amazing sound for their size Can give a boost to TV audio Lovely retro styling Sumptuous build and finish Portable option CONS No multiroom

Sonos Playbase release date, price, news, rumours and more

Looking for information about the mysterious Sonos Playbase? Well you’ve come to the right place. Here’s what we know, including details on the Sonos Playbase

Klipsch RSB-8 review

THE GOOD: The Klipsch RSB-8 is a stereo sound bar with a wireless subwoofer which offers excellent movie sound and capable music reproduction. The addition

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

Harman Kardon Go + Play 2 review

PROS Clean and clear sound Super bass depth Still portable despite size CONS No option to dial back bass power Upper mids could be smoother

How to Get Pre-Release Software for Everything

The companies which develop operating systems and applications don’t stand still for a minute. Every day, teams at Microsoft, Google, Apple are working on major

Lumie Bodyclock LUXE 700 review

PROS Effective wake alarm Decent sound quality Lots of built-in sound effects and white noise tracks Blue light filtered lamp CONS Fiddly controls Expensive KEY

Google Wifi Review: Meet mesh networking’s new star

PROS Easy to setup and manage Family-friendly features Solid mesh network performance Affordable for a mesh system CONS Performance doesn’t equal high-end routers at closer

PARADIGM PW600 WIRELESS SPEAKER REVIEW

HIGHS Great sound, including rich and powerful bass Works with any Play-Fi speaker Sleek design ARC fine tunes sound to any room LOWS Finicky setup

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,

Samsung SmartThings review

PROS Simple-to-use app Incredibly flexible Powerful developer community CONS No easy way to disable alarm without the app or Presence Sensor Third-party integrations can be

Bose SoundTouch 300 review

Bose’s latest soundbar offering, the SoundTouch 300, is much like the Build-A-Bear concept. Choose your basic product first, then accessorise away to your heart’s desire.

Naim Mu-so and Mu-so Qb review: music to my ears

PROS Excellent audio quality, loud output without breaking Minimal and sleek design, uncluttered ports Works great in tandem with up to 5 Mu-so Qb’s CONS

Polk MagniFi Mini review

THE GOOD: The affordable Polk MagniFi Mini is capable of a much bigger sound than its minuscule size suggests. The package is compact and will

VIZIO SB4551-D5 SMARTCAST 5.1 SOUND BAR REVIEW

HIGHS Powerful, engaging 5.1 surround sound Full and punchy bass Detailed upper register Packed with features Highly affordable LOWS Icy touch to the treble Midrange

Denon PMA-50 review

PROS Small and slick-looking Has Bluetooth Good USB audio capabilities CONS Somewhat limited amplifier power Feel not as premium as look in places KEY FEATURES

Denon Heos HS2 review: A true Sonos competitor

We had no problems recommending the original Denon Heos multi-room speaker range, but a couple of minor gripes stopped it from true five-star performance. The

Hands on: Bose SoundTouch 300 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT With its weighty sound and well-defined bass, Bose’s SoundTouch 300 looks to be an accomplished upgrade to your television’s built-in sound, but

Jam Symphony review

PROS Big, powerful sound Fairly low price Spotify Connect CONS Midrange sounds a little recessed Setup can be temperamental KEY FEATURES Wi-Fi Multiroom Aux input

Riva Turbo X review

PROS Great sound quality Long-lasting battery Loud max volume CONS The smaller Riva S sounds almost as good A chunky beast KEY FEATURES 3x 60mm

Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Gen) Review: Alexa goes everywhere

PROS Most affordable way to get Alexa functionality Fast, accurate voice recognition Aggressive roll-out of new skills CONS No digital audio output Audio cable not

Vizio SB4551-D5 review : Sound bar with flat subwoofer makes sweet, discreet bombast

THE GOOD The Vizio SB4551 belts out top-notch home theater sound for the price. The unique, flat-as-a-pancake subwoofer easily slides under your sofa and the

The Top 10 Loudest Bluetooth Speakers of 2016

Here are the top 10 loudest bluetooth speakers of 2016 that deliver some serious audio performance when it comes to thumping bass and volume output.

Devialet Gold Phantom hands on review

Devialet is back with a new addition to its Phantom range of wireless speakers, the Devialet Gold Phantom. Following in the footsteps of the original