Audio & Video

Soundbar not working? Fix your sound with these simple tips

There are few things more infuriating than bringing a new soundbar home, getting it all set up. . . and then have it not work.

If you want better TV, you need to change these picture settings

Have you ever wished your TV looked a little better? With a couple easy tweaks to your TV picture settings, colors can look more accurate,

NFL Playoffs: How to watch Rams vs. Bucs on NBC, Bills vs. Chiefs on CBS without cable

Last week’s Super Wild Card weekend narrowed the field of Super Bowl contenders to eight teams. Saturday saw that number dwindle further, with the Bengals

Apple TV 4K vs. Roku Ultra: Which high-end streamer is best for you?

At CNET we’ve reviewed nearly all of the best streaming devices and when it comes to the most powerful, our favorites are the Roku Ultra and

Amazon’s 4K streaming stick is $20 off right now

These days, you don’t really need a smart TV to have access to the internet. Streaming devices are simple plug-ins that automatically transform any HDMI-equipped

Having a hard time hearing the TV? Your speaker settings are likely to blame

Even if you have a new TV that looks great, you might find yourself underwhelmed by the sound. One of the biggest problems with TV sound

Best OLED TV deals: Grab a 48-inch for $850 or a 65-inch for $1,500 today

When shopping for a new TV there are many factors to consider, but it often comes down to cost and visual quality. Unfortunately, those two

New year, new TV tech, but are the claims of 2022 an overreaction or the real thing?

Every January, the world gets a look into the latest tech trends at CES, where companies from around the world showcase their most audacious, exciting and

Stop losing your Roku remote with this trick

Losing a remote can be a real pain. All you want to do is sit down on the couch and watch the game, your favorite

Best cheap TV deals: Save over $150 on a TCL 4-series, $100 on 65-inch Vizio and more

These days, going shopping for a new TV can be a little bit intimidating. With high-grade specs like “8K resolution” and “AI-assisted picture” getting tossed

Netflix review: Simply the best streaming service

Streaming shows and movies over the internet is the best way to watch TV, and Netflix is the best choice for streaming entertainment, period. It includes a wide

NFL Playoffs: How to watch Bengals vs. Titans, 49ers vs. Packers without cable

Last week’s Super Wild Card weekend narrowed the field of Super Bowl contenders to eight teams. Four will be in action on Saturday, starting with

Netflix stock plunges as herky-jerky member growth is set to screech slower

Netflix’s saw its market value plunge Friday, a day after the company predicted it will add far fewer subscribers than expected in the first months

YouTube will stop making its own original shows ASAP

YouTube is stepping back from original programming. The Google-owned video site will cut back much of its investment in original programming, according to a report

The best 55-inch TV for 2022

If you’re ready to upgrade your home theater with a new television, a 55-inch TV may fit the bill. You may be surprised to learn

Surround all around: Dolby Atmos explained

You may have heard the term “spatial audio” bandied about by Apple, especially when talking about its headphones and hardware. It’s a standard that can convincingly

Change these picture settings to make watching TV a whole lot better

2022 has arrived, and as you set new goals this year, you may want to spruce up your TV as well. With a couple easy

4K streaming for less: Save 25% on Amazon’s Fire TV Stick Max today

Bring home the best Fire TV Stick you can get and stream all your favorites from Netflix, YouTube, Prime Video, Disney Plus and more. The

Please don’t use Windex to clean your TV

If your TV is dusty and covered in fingerprints, it’s time to give that screen a good cleaning. (It’s the first month of the new

It’s time to ditch the subtitles and improve your TV’s speech

Even if you have a new TV that looks great, you might find yourself underwhelmed by the sound. One of the biggest problems with TV sound

It’s time to ditch the subtitles and improve your TV’s speech

Even if you have a new TV that looks great, you might find yourself underwhelmed by the sound. One of the biggest problems with TV sound

Best 75-inch TV for 2022

You may not be sure whether you need a top-performing 65-inch set or a 75-inch model that performs a little worse but costs about the

NFL Playoffs: How to watch Cardinals vs. Rams on ABC, ESPN, ESPN 2, ESPN Plus on Monday night

After an expanded, 18-week regular season, the NFL Playoffs are finally here. After Saturday night saw wins by the Bengals and Bills, Sunday featured victories

Crutchfield launches home audio deals on speakers, headphones, TVs and more this week

Winter weather have you stuck inside? Now is a great time to enjoy cozying up and bingeing your favorite shows or taking in the big

Save on smart TVs, Beats headphones and more in Best Buy’s latest 24-hour sale

Best Buy must have quite a bit of stock left over from the holiday shopping frenzy, because it has been rolling out the sales like

Mini-LED TV: What it is and how it improves Samsung, TCL and Sony TVs in 2022

TVs get a bit better every year, and in 2022 the improvement with the biggest impact might be mini-LED. It’s an evolution of traditional LCD

Apple appears to discontinue Beats Pill Plus speaker

Apple appears to have discontinued the Beats Pill Plus Bluetooth speaker, as the product is no longer listed on or available to buy from the

Best TV for 2022

The holiday shopping season is over, and the 2022 TV models will be hitting store shelves starting in the spring, after being teased at CES

QD-OLED: Everything we know about the newest TV tech from Samsung and Sony

At CES 2022 last week, Samsung, Sony and Alienware introduced TVs and monitors with a new display technology that could produce the best image quality yet. Known

All the 2022 TVs with NextGen ATSC 3.0 tuners

The next version of broadcast TV, called NextGen TV or ATSC 3. 0, continues to roll out across the US, and will reach an estimated 75% of