Audio & Video

Forget PS5 — Atari VCS offers ‘something different’

The Atari VCS will compete with next-gen consoles by not being a next-gen console The gaming world has been focussed on the PS5 and Xbox

Where to buy the Xbox Series X and S: Microsoft Store has stock right now

The Xbox Series X and Xbox Series S are now available in the UK. Unfortunately, since launch stock has been unavailable in the majority of retailers, with most selling

The Polk React is a super smart Alexa capable compact soundbar

Polk Audio’s React is the latest soundbar from the brand and a compact effort that features built-in support for Alexa and virtual surround sound. It’s

Bose’s powerful Bluetooth speakers get big upgrades — without a higher price

Bose SoundLink Revolve II speakers get battery and waterproofing upgrades Bose has quietly refreshed its SoundLink Revolve and SoundLink Revolve+ wireless speakers, promising to come

The DacMagic 200M is Cambridge Audio’s newest flagship DAC

Cambridge Audio has introduced a new flagship DAC to its range in the DacMagic 200M, and it arrives with native support for MQA. The DacMagic 200M

Samsung Q70T/Q75T 4K QLED: An affordable next-gen gaming TV

The mid-range Q70T is the cheapest QLED with support for VRR and 4K 120Hz, two key next-gen gaming features of the PS5 and Xbox Series

Focal Arche review

The French luxury loudspeaker and headphone company has a crack at DACs French company Focal makes loudspeakers and headphones. Some of its headphones are pretty

Year of the mini-LED TV: Samsung, LG and TCL getting this huge upgrade

Mini-LED TVs are on the way, and that’s seriously good news for shoppers One of the biggest advancements in TV design to come to the

Apple VR headset – Ongoing developments and things to know

Apple has been chasing after augmented reality and virtual reality for almost a decade now, hoping to come up with a commercially feasible product that

Klipsch’s ProMedia 2.1 BT computer speakers will level up your home office

Affordable desktop speakers to flank your PC or laptop Looking to upgrade your home working environment? You could do a lot worse than a pair

Level Up: Forget the PS5, there’s never been a better time to become a PC gamer

There’s no denying it’s been a tough year thus far for any gamer keen to get their hands on the PS5.  Despite, as we noted

Q Acoustics Q Active 200 review

Q Acoustics’ first all-in-one streaming system shows admirable ambition It’s a simple fact of life that the more there is to do, the more there

Hands on: Q Acoustics Q Active 200 Review

Q Acoustics’ foray into the active speaker market is looking impressive so far First Impressions Q Acoustics’ foray into active speaker systems has been excellent

KEF’s tiny KC62 subwoofer delivers unprecedentedly deep bass for its size

Patent-pending technology enables sub break-through KEF has released an absolutely tiny (246x256x248mm) powered subwoofer, KC62, that uses three new KEF technologies to deliver unprecedented levels

Vizio M-Series Quantum 50-Inch Class M50Q7-H1 Review

If you’re looking for an affordable TV, the Vizio M-Series Quantum is likely on your radar. It’s an HDR-compatible 4K TV line with quantum dot

TCL TV 2021: All the 8K and 4K TVs announced so far

If you’re shopping for a TCL TV in 2021, here’s what you need to know about the Chinese electronics’ manufacturer’s range for this year. There’s

ATSC 3.0 in 2021: Why it’s still early days for antenna TV’s big upgrade

Even in 2021, NextGen TV seems far off from mainstream adoption. Every so often, I’ll get an email from a fellow cord-cutter who’s worried about

JVC DLA-N5 vs Sony VPL-VW590ES: which 4K projector should you buy?

Two stunning native 4K projectors, but only one winner… Every film fan dreams of having their own home cinema. You get the best seats in

iFi Zen Phono review

Among the cleanest sounding components we’ve heard at this level At What HI-Fi?, we often recommend investing in a decent entry-level phono stage to complement

Amazon Echo multi-room: which Alexa smart speaker should you buy?

Here’s the A to Z on Amazon’s Sonos-rivalling Echo range In recent years Amazon has carved itself a not insignificant slice of the home entertainment

Pioneer Announce DJM-S7 Scratch Style 2 Channel Mixer

Today comes the latest from Pioneer’s popular DJ brand of performance mixers, the DJM-S7. This new 2-channel battle mixer offers the freedom of a customizable

PIEGA launches Ace loudspeakers for hi-fi and home cinema systems

Swiss loudspeaker maker PIEGA has launched its Ace series, a range of affordable and elegant looking speakers that feature the brand’s signature aluminium cabinets and

How to buy the right-sized TV (the only problem is that it might not exist)

Quality over size is our usual mantra, but vendors don’t generally offer their best technology in smaller sizes. It’s the same trend, year in, year

Rocksteady Stadium 2-Pack review: You could fill an arena with these portable Bluetooth speakers

They sound great, but “AI-powered” audio smells like hype to us. Rocksteady Audio aims for the higher-end of the inexpensive Bluetooth speaker market with its

HDFury 4K Arcana review: This magic box fixes a crucial shortcoming of pre-2019 TVs

No eARC? No problem. This box enables older TVs to send lossless Dolby Atmos and DTS:X audio to modern soundbars like the Sonos ARC. To

Amazon Echo Dot (4th Generation) review

The fourth-gen Echo Dot is an improved performer all round As the 19th century philosophical saying goes, all truth passes through three stages. First, it

LG QP5 Eclair soundbar now official

LG has announced its latest speaker system, the LG QP5 Eclair soundbar, during the CES 2021. The LG QP5 Eclair is a small 3.1.2 channel soundbar powered by

VIZIO TV 2021: All the P-Series, M-Series, V-Series and OLED TVs explained

Here is a breakdown of what you can expect from VIZIO’s TV range in 2021. From its affordable budget TVs, to its featured packed LCD

iFi Reveal New IDSD Diablo Portable DAC/Amp

The new year is off to an interesting start, as the renowned audiophile brand announces its latest IDSD product. The Diablo is a devilishly red

Xbox Series X ‘Instant-on’ mode is a massive, wasteful power hog – study

Sustainability will be a huge issue in tech in 2021 as companies set ambitious goals to go carbon neutral, to reduce electronic waste and place