home theater

Hands on: Sony HT-A9 Home Theater System review

Sony has made some very successful soundbars over the years, but its latest home cinema solution moves away from the all-in-one Atmos speaker in favour

Bowers & Wilkins revamped 800 Series Diamond speakers sound glorious – but cost a fortune

Bowers & Wilkins has revealed a fresh revamp of its seriously high-end (and seriously pricey) 800 Series Diamond speakers – the priciest of which comes

Polk Audio Monitor XT speakers give gamers and movie fans affordable Atmos

Polk Audio has unleashed a new Monitor XT range of speakers, giving various mix and match options for those who want to build their own

Polk Refreshes 2 Home Theater Speaker Series

Looking ahead to the rapidly approaching 2021 holiday season, Polk Audio today introduced not one but two full-line home theater speaker series. The upscale Signature

Monitor Audio to Deliver Silver Series 7G this Fall

Monitor Audio, the British company that has been building high-quality speakers for almost a half a century, is putting the final touches on the seventh

LG AU810PB 4K Laser Projector Review

Over the past decade, LG has been on a roll, developing innovative and durable LED- and laser-based light sources for their single-chip DLP projectors. In

How Sony’s New Surround Sound System Transcends the Soundbar

No, the soundbar isn’t dead. But it’s not necessary either. Sony recently announced two new Dolby Atmos home theater systems. The Sony HT-A7000 ($1,300) is

What’s Actually the Difference Between Cheap and Expensive Bookshelf Speakers?

Two audio experts explain the simple differences between a pair of entry-level bookshelf speakers and a pair that costs over $1,000. People like good sound,

Sonus faber Expands Entry-Level Lumina Series

Italy’s Sonus faber has expanded the entry-level Lumina speaker series it introduced last fall with a new flagship floorstanding model and larger bookshelf speaker. Designed

Sony Previews 4-Speaker Home Theater System, New Flagship Soundbar

Sony is previewing a new flagship Dolby Atmos-capable soundbar and home theater system that creates an immersive sound field from four compact speakers. Both are

Klipsch Celebrates 75 Years with Upscale Soundbars

As part of its ongoing 75th anniversary celebration, Klipsch is upscaling its presence in soundbars with four new systems designed to evoke its Reference series

Sony’s HT-A9 promises fully immersive Dolby Atmos from four wireless speakers

Today, Sony has pulled the wraps off two new Dolby Atmos-capable home theater sound systems. And though they’re both designed to offer folks highly immersive

Sony brings its 360 Reality Audio tech to two new high-end home theater products

Coming from Sony this fall: A new home theater audio system and a new flagship soundbar, both of which also support Dolby Atmos and DTS:X.

XGIMI Horizon Pro 4K projector review

XGIMI’s Horizon Pro is its flagship 4K HDR projector, and for good reason. With impressive 2,200 lumens brightness, excellent 4K recreation and a stunningly-designed casing,

Epson Home Cinema 5050UB Review

The Epson Home Cinema 5050UB is a serious home theater projector for serious home theater enthusiasts. It features a motorized lens with horizontal and vertical

Sony VPL-VW325ES 4K projector review

I’ve reviewed a slew of home theater projectors in the last 18 months, and many of them were very good. The VPL-VW325ES, quite simply, blows

A Guide on Streaming from Your Laptop for Beginners

Streaming from the laptop is a trend that is getting quite popular for many reasons. It allows you to watch content that you crave on

Sonos Architectural Review: The surprises of pro-installation

Sonos may be best known for its standalone connected speakers, but its built-in speaker range, Sonos Architectural, is gaining traction in a space still fairly

Hisense L5F Series Laser Cinema offers a complete home theater solution

Hisense is bringing an even bigger cinema experience to your home with its new L5F Series Laser Cinema. It comes with 4K color range, built-in

The Best Home Theater Starter Kits of 2021

True surround sound, fit for your space. A home-theater-in-a-box system is essentially a home theater starter kit. It has multiple-channels and will turn your TV

Enclave Audio offers add-on subwoofer upgrades for its CineHome Wireless Audio Systems

Besides adding more boom to your room, deploying multiple subwoofers can result in smoother and more accurate bass response. We awarded high marks to Enclave

Vizio M-Series 5.1 M51a-H6 review

The affordable Vizio M-Series 5.1 M51a-H6 soundbar system delivers true surround sound, Dolby Atmos and a lot of bass Vizio’s M-Series 5.1 Home Theater with

BenQ HT3550i 4K projector review

Powered by 4K resolution and the inherent sharpness of DLP, the BenQ HT3550i home theater projector puts up exquisite detail. On a 100-inch screen I

ViewSonic PX703HD Review

As the model name implies, the ViewSonic PX703HD ($649.99) home entertainment projector has a lot in common with the ViewSonic PX701HD ($589.99) that we’ve also

Enclave Audio CineHome Pro 5.1 CineHub Edition review

The Enclave Audio CineHome Pro delivers precise surround sound at a premium price The Enclave Audio CineHome Pro 5.1 fills a very specific audio niche.

The Best Dolby Atmos Soundbars of 2021 (So Far)

It’s 2021 and more and more soundbars support Dolby Atmos and deliver a pretty epic home theater experience. Soundbars are hardly the flashiest sector of

Vizio V-Series 2.1 Home Theater Soundbar V21-H8 review

Vizio’s low-cost soundbar and subwoofer combo delivers big bass on a budget With affordable soundbar options like the Vizio V-Series 2.1 Home Theater Soundbar V21-H8,

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

I didn’t think the HomePod mini could replace my soundbar — but it did

I’ve never cared much for my home theater setup. In fact, I own a six-year-old LG LED television paired with a soundbar. And if that

APPLE MAC MINI WITH M1 REVIEW

The Mac mini has always been Apple’s most flexible desktop computer. Sure, most people go for the traditional experience and plug in a display, mouse,