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Samsung's UBD-K8500 is the first Ultra HD Blu-ray player to hit the market. Adrienne Maxwell puts the player through its paces to see how it performs.
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Terry London reviews the MicroZOTL2.0 from Linear Tube Audio. To say he was wowed by this tube-based preamplifier/headphone amplifier combination would be an understatement.
May 18, 2016|
Steven Stone reviews the Sampan FTL bookshelf speaker from Role Audio. This small, ported speaker uses a single full-range driver and claims a frequency response of 40 Hz to 20 kHz. Read on to see how it performs.
May 16, 2016|
Jerry Del Colliano reviews the Sigma SSP AV preamp from Classe Audio. Features include seven HDMI inputs, USB and Ethernet connections, and both balanced and single-ended connections.
May 11, 2016|
Is there anyone reading this who has never used some type of media management software on a computer? In this age of digital music files, digital photos, and digital movie downloads, it almost seems unthinkable that any modestly tech-savvy person...
May 9, 2016|
Steven Stone reviews Spatial Audio's M3 Turbo S floorstanding speaker, a hybrid open-baffle design that combines a coaxial compression driver and dual 15-inch mid-woofers.
May 2, 2016|
Epson's Home Cinema 2045, designed for the home entertainment market, offers a 1080p resolution, 3D capability, frame interpolation, an integrated speaker, and wireless Miracast support for $849.
Apr 27, 2016|
I recently reviewed Denon's flagship AVR-X7200WA network receiver. This Swiss Army knife of a receiver supports new immersive sound formats like Dolby Atmos, DTS: X, and Auro-3D. In order to evaluate the receiver's performance with Dolby Atmos specifically, KEF graciously...
Apr 25, 2016|
Bob Barrett reviews Denon's flagship AVR-X7200WA, a fully loaded 9.2-channel AV receiver that supports all the latest audio and video technologies.
Apr 20, 2016|
Steven Stone reviews Sony's entry-level audiophile turntable, the PS-HX500. This $600 turntable includes a cartridge, a phono preamplifier with RIAA curve, an analog-to-digital processor, and a USB output to make hi-res copies (even 128x DSD) of your LPs.
Apr 18, 2016|
Dennis Burger explores the Hopper 3 whole-home DVR from Dish Network, which adds features like 4K support, universal search, a sports bar mode, and more.
Apr 11, 2016|
The entry-level Chameleon Series delivers the visual flair we'd expect from Sonus faber at a much lower price, but how does the new Chameleon B bookshelf speaker perform? Myron Ho finds out.
The sale of counterfeit consumer electronics products is a long-standing problem, especially in the headphone category. Jeff Berman discusses how some major headphone manufacturers are fighting back.
Philips has announced that its new 6000 Series of UHD TVs featuring Google Cast technology will be available in June and July. The 6000 Series includes screen sizes of 43, 49, 55, and 65 inches, and all models include HDR...
DISH Network's HopperGO, first announced at CES 2016, is now available to DISH customers for $99. The pocket-sized, 64GB HopperGO allows you to store up to 100 hours of your DVR recordings to take on the go. Beyond just being...
LG has announced that most of its 2016 4K OLED TVs are now shipping. The 2016 lineup features eight models in four series, with screen sizes from 55 to 77 inches and prices starting at $3,999. All models support both...
Sharp has announced that its AQUOS N7000 Series of UHD TVs is now available. Screen sizes range from 43 to 65 inches, and prices range from $499.99 to $1,499.99. All N7000 models support HDR, smart TV capabilities, built-in Wi-Fi, edge...
At its Developer Conference last week, Google unveiled its new voice platform, called "The Google assistant." Like Amazon's Alexa or Apple's Siri, The Google assistant is designed to work in a variety of products and applications, allowing you to ask...
OPPO Digital has entered the multi-room wireless audio arena with the introduction of the Sonica Wi-Fi speaker. The Sonica has Wi-Fi, AirPlay, and Bluetooth capabilities, and it can be used as a single speaker, set up in a stereo pair,...
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