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JVC XP-EXT1 Exofield Theater headphone-virtualization system review: 7.1.4 immersive audio without the speakers

The promise of immersive audio from headphones is enticing, but is only partly fulfilled here. JVC has entered the headphone-virtualization space with its Exofield 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

KEF Music Lounge Theater: A THX Certified Oasis

After almost a year-and-a-half in lockdown, I was honored to be the first member of the press to experience the KEF Music Lounge Theater. In

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,

2021 Lamborghini Huracán STO Embraces Track Life

Designed to excel on the racetrack, the STO is Lamborghini’s fiercest road-going Huracán yet. Ferruccio Lamborghini never believed that racing improved the breed, with the

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

Fortnite Short Nite 2 brings short movies and a premiere to Party Royale theater

Epic Games has announced the return of its Short Nite event with the new Short Nite 2. As with the original event, this latest short

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.

What size TV should you buy?

What size TV do I need? How to figure out the right size of TV for your space and comfort. What size TV do I

So You Want an Affordable 4K Projector? Here’s What You Need to Know

Compared 4K TVs, 4K projectors are pricey and prohibitive for the everyday buyer— but the differences might not be as stark as you might think.

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

Best 4K Ultra Short Throw projectors for theater-like experience at home

If you thought you need a large screen 4K TV to get that theater-like experience at home, think again? The exciting new form of big

Hisense 120” L5F Series Laser Cinema offers 4K theater experience at home

Hisense has launched its new 120-inch L5F Laser Cinema, a home entertainment laser projector and ambient light-rejecting screen for a theater-like experience in your living

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

Best 85-inch TVs in 2021

The best 85-inch TVs for when you want a larger-than-life picture There are big TVs and then there are really big TVs: if you’re ready

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