television

Basic Home Theater AV Set Up Guide – Hooking It All Up

So, you bought a home theater system? Great! Watching a movie on a properly set up surround sound system, or listening to your music through

How to Place Your Speakers to Maximize Your Home Theater Experience

Whether you are setting up your computer speakers or a complex home theater bundle, understanding the art and science of speaker channels and placement is

Westinghouse 4K Amazon Fire TV Review: Great for anyone, especially cord-cutters

PROS Very bright backlight and crisp images Amazon’s platform works flawlessly OTA TV features are great for cord-cutters Lightweight Having Alexa on the TV is

Apple TV 4K vs Apple TV: Prices, specs and features compared

Apple is finally joining the civilized world of 4K Ultra-HD with its new Apple TV 4K, a new streaming box that can output the higher resolution in conjunction with HDR.

Bowers & Wilkins 704 S2 loudspeaker review: These floor-standers sound as exquisite as they look

You don’t need anything more for critical listening, but you’ll want to pair them with a subwoofer—at least—for home theater use. B&W’s 704 S2 are

HDR TV: Everything you need to know before you shop for a new 4K television

You’ll find high dynamic range at every price point now, and that’s made the technology’s strengths, differences, and pitfalls abundantly clear. HDR (High Dynamic Range)

Philips 65POS9603 hands on

Philips has revealed its new flagship TV – this 65in OLED 9 series. Not to be confused with the existing 9002 OLED range, the 9 series, or 9603, sits

Samsung Gear Sport Hand-on Review

Key Features 1.2-inch circular Super AMOLED display 360 x 360 resolution Tizen 50g 4GB internal storage 300 mAh battery Samsung Gear Sport hands-on: A smaller

Hands on: SNES Classic Mini review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Our early impressions suggest the SNES Classic Mini is every bit as lovingly designed as its predecessor, while removing its single biggest

Xiaomi Mi TV 4A Review: New 32-inch TV and cheapest Smart TV 2017

We know that Xiaomi is a brand that does not only focus on smartphones but also focus on other products such as TVs, bracelets and

Google Home and Chromecast vs. Amazon Echo and Fire TV: Which is the best hands-free TV experience?

Watching TV no longer requires a remote–at least in certain circumstances. Let’s be honest: Reaching for the remote while watching TV isn’t a major inconvenience.

Logitech Circle 2 review: The best home security camera?

We were so impressed with the first Logitch Circle camera – which is included in our list of best indoor smart home cameras – that we

Yamaha YAS-706 MusicCast soundbar review: A perfect addition to any MusicCast setup

You’ll love this soundbar if you use the MusicCast app and have other MusicCast speakers. It’s slightly less compelling when judged soley as a soundbar.

These are the best soundbars of 2017 (so far)

TV speakers suck, but not everyone has the room—or the budget—for an A/V receiver and six or more loudspeakers. A soundbar can fit under or

The Top 20 Loudest Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

Here are the top 20 loudest bluetooth speakers of 2017 that deliver some serious audio performance when it comes to thumping bass and volume output.

FuboTV Premier review: This service streams lots of sports channels, but not ESPN

Cord-cutting sports fans get a lot for $35 per month, but there some big holes and plenty of rough edges. Pros Great value for soccer

Hands on: RavPower AC Power Bank Charger 27,000mAh review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The RavPower Power Bank is an expensive piece of technology, but is well worth it for those who require a portable AC

Element EL4KAMZ17 series (Amazon Fire TV Edition) review

The Good: The Element Fire TV with Alexa delivers better built-in voice controls than any TV available, including search, playback control and smart-home command. It

Sony VPL-VZ1000ES review

PROS Outstanding uniformity and focus for a short-throw projector Colours are spectacular with HDR Stellar 4K detailing CONS Black levels aren’t the best Not quite

Sony Bravia X9300E (KD-65X9300E) review

OUR VERDICT With its exceptional 4K HDR X1 Extreme processor, the KD-65X9300E delivers fantastic HDR10 and Dolby Vision enhanced images, as well as superb object-based

Panasonic TX-55EZ952B review

Everything about the EZ952 is serious, from the straight-laced design to the vast menus, which contain more picture-tweaking options than there are wines at Claridges.

LG SJ9 review

What do we mean by “high quality”? Unless we’re talking about skyscrapers or basketball players, whether something is good or bad isn’t usually isn’t related

Toshiba 65X9763 Hands-on Review

KEY FEATURES 65-inch OLED TV Native 4K resolution Wide colour support Claimed 1ms of input lag Proprietary smart TV system Manufacturer: Toshiba Review Price: to

QLED vs. OLED: What’s the Difference?

In the world of visually stunning displays, OLED is the gold standard, but Samsung’s QLED technology is looking to challenge this supremacy. Both screen technologies

Sony VPL-VZ1000ES hands on review

At first sight, Sony’s newest projector is easily mistaken for a small table or an ornamental decoration. We first met the VPL-VZ1000ES at CES 2017,

Kangaroo Mobile Desktop Pro Review: a tiny battery-powered Windows 10 PC

PROS Very small Dock has all the basic ports Internal battery Runs Windows 10 Fingerprint reader CONS Gets very warm after prolonged usage You’ve no

Loewe Bild 7.65 review

PROS Stunning picture quality Beautiful motorised design Spectacular sound CONS Limited smart features (for now, anyway) Occasional noise in background areas Expensive versus OLED rivals

Panasonic TX-65EZ1002B 4K OLED TV Review: Hollywood tuned for consumers and professionals

The Good Superb blacks and contrast ratio Fantastic dynamic range Reference image accuracy Great detail just above black Excellent video processing Wide viewing angles Low

LG OLED55C7V review

PROS Infinite contrast thanks to true blacks Wide viewing angles Rich, natural colours Superb gaming responsiveness CONS Trouble handling interlaced video Less bright than high-end

Sony HT-ST5000 review

Verdict This Sony delivers an accomplished Atmos sound that sends the competition hiding For Excellent integration Weighty bass Fine detail Chromecast compatible Against Remote could