Home Cinema

Best speaker systems 2020: budget to premium, 5.1 and Dolby Atmos

It might mean rearranging the furniture. It might mean a lot of saving up. It might even mean moving to a bigger house. But for

Sharp’s new soundbars bring Dolby Atmos into your living room – without breaking the bank

Sharp has announced two new soundbars with built-in Dolby Atmos for a 3D sound home cinema experience – and they’re actually kind of affordable. The

Epson Home Cinema 3200 / EH-TW7000 review

Known as the Epson Home Cinema 3200 in the US and as the EH-TW7000 elsewhere around the world, Epson’s new mid-range projector is all about

ONKYO HT-S3910 Review – Onkyo’s Atmos tease

ALL-IN-ONE HOME CINEMA systems, which were the darlings of the AV market at the turn of the century, have fallen so far out of fashion that

Best OLED TV 2020: The top OLEDs you can buy

Best OLED TV: OLED (Organic Light-Emitting Diode) screen technology offers the best contrast and black levels in the TV world. If you’re looking for a

ISE 2020: Devialet launches Phantom Reactor Custom surround sound system

Now you can have a 5-speaker Devialet home cinema system, complete with all the necessary custom install connectivity If you’ve always wanted to fill your

Polk Signature E 5.1 Speaker Package Review

An impressive sonic signature What is the Polk Audio Signature E Series? The Polk Audio Signature E Series is an updated mid-range line-up that sits

Dolby Digital vs DTS: what’s the difference?

Dolby Digital or DTS? Dolby Atmos or DTS:X? What’s the difference and which is better? As home cinema has improved, new surround sound formats have

Mission QX-2 home cinema package review

Immersive, musical – and almost everything your home cinema needs Before we’ve even set it up, the Mission QX-2 home cinema pack is already two-thirds

Hands on: Panasonic HZ2000 Review

The Panasonic HZ2000 is a powerful 4K OLED TV with some smart image processing options that you’ll want to use First Impressions It can be

Klipsch unveils new soundbars for CES

We may have just started a new decade, but we’ll be starting it much the same way we always do: covering the CES technology show

10 Reasons to Upgrade Your Home Cinema System with a Denon AVR

True audiophiles understand that to create a rich audio environment and capture a cinematic experience in the comfort of your own home, you need a

Q Acoustics unveils Q B12 premium subwoofer for home theaters

Q Acoustics has introduced its new Q B12 subwoofer, a model that is offered as a standalone purchase and as part of three home cinema

B&W Formation Wedge Review

The Formation Wedge is the latest speaker from British audio brand, Bowers & Wilkins. Catching the eye with its unusual design, it offers a measured,

Hisense H100LDA Review

The £10,999 Hisense H100LDA is a truly unique proposition for the UK TV market. It’s an ultra short-throw 4K laser projector partnered with a rigid,

Q Acoustics QB12 review

Understanding neighbours required for this powerful sub There are three things to consider before you get your wallet out to buy a QB12 subwoofer: space,

DALI Katch One Review

A soundbar that can function as a wider audio system? That’ll be the Dali Katch One DALI’s Katch One is the Danish brand’s first dedicated

Dali Oberon 5 5.1 Speaker Package review

Home cinema speakers are about lifting your home entertainment onto a higher plane of existence. It’s all there on your video content just waiting to

Panasonic DP-UB820EB review

On paper, the Panasonic DP-UB820EB looks like quite the prospect. This 4K Blu-ray player borrows much of the picture processing technology that you find in

Marantz SR5014 review

Powerful and smooth, but this AV amp lacks a romantic spark  “What lady is that, which doth enrich the hand of yonder knight?” asks Romeo

Arcam reveals complete new AV receiver range at CEDIA Expo

Three advanced HDA AVR models will go on sale in October, prices start from $2500/£2300 The engineers from Arcam have obviously been busy, as there’s

LG CineBeam HU80KSW 4K projector review

No longer is a home cinema strictly the preserve of the rich. For those who covet that big-screen experience from the comfort of their own

Denon expands soundbar range with two premium HEOS efforts

After announcing its 600 series range of hi-fi products, Denon has trained its eyes to the home cinema market with its latest reveal, as it adds the DHT-S516H

LG CineBeam HU80KSW review

Give us a couple of grand to spend and we could build a pretty decent entry-level home cinema system. Even on a budget, you have

Best 4K Blu-ray player – discs are better than streaming

Best 4K Blu-ray player 2019: If you’ve been looking for a way to advance your home cinema game, you’ve come to the right place. In

Klipsch Reference Premiere 5.1.2 Speaker Package Review

Giving immersive audio the horn What is the Klipsch Reference Premiere? The Klipsch Reference Premiere is the latest entry in the US brand’s line-up of home cinema

Best AV receivers 2019: brilliant home cinema amplifiers

Surround sound done properly If you really want the home cinema experience, you need a set of surround sound speakers and an AV receiver to

Anker Nebula Capsule II mini projector review

If you’re after a portable projector, Anker has been the brand to beat for the last couple of years. Its Nebula range of Mars and

Elac Debut 2.0 5.1 Home Theatre System review

Outstanding performers don’t always combine to best effect. Take the star-studded England midfield of the mid-2000s, for example; world-class individuals whose achievements amounted to far

Vizio’s 5.1.2 Dolby Atmos soundbar launches in the UK

Vizio, the number one soundbar brand in the US, has further bolstered its audio range in the UK with the announcement of a new Dolby