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Musical Fidelity M1PWR Stereo/Mono Amplifier

Musical Fidelity M1PWR Stereo/Mono Amplifier

Overall Rating
4 Stars

By Myron Ho | Apr 23, 2014

 

Class D, or switching, amplifiers have been widely accepted in the professional studio and touring realms. Inherent in a Class D design for amplifiers is higher efficiency (or less heat), as the amplifiers are only "switched on" when there is...

Episode Landscape Speaker Kit and Burial Subwoofer

Episode Landscape Speaker Kit and Burial Subwoofer

Overall Rating
4 Stars

By Brian Kahn | Apr 16, 2014

 

I was recently introduced to Episode Speakers by Sean Killebrew, who reviewed the company's in-wall speakers and had good things to say about them. When I was asked if I wanted to dig up my backyard to run wires and...

Sony HAP-S1 Hi-Res Music Player Reviewed

Sony HAP-S1 Hi-Res Music Player Reviewed

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars

By Sean Killebrew | Apr 14, 2014

 

Sony is one of the companies that's currently leading the charge to encourage music lovers to embrace hi-res music products and content. Sean Killebrew spent some time with the HAP-S1 music player and server and came away extremely impressed.

GoldenEar Technology Triton Seven Loudspeaker Reviewed

GoldenEar Technology Triton Seven Loudspeaker Reviewed

Overall Rating
5 Stars

By Dennis Burger | Apr 9, 2014

 

While evaluating the GoldenEar Triton 7 speakers, Dennis Burger decides that price is not a factor if a speaker moves you.

Epson Home Cinema 5030UBe LCD Projector Reviewed

Epson Home Cinema 5030UBe LCD Projector Reviewed

Overall Rating
4 Stars

By Adrienne Maxwell | Apr 7, 2014

 

You've got to give credit to projector manufacturers like Epson and JVC that try to follow the TV-manufacturer model and introduce completely new lineups each year. On the TV side, manufacturers have lots of bells and whistles at their...

Onkyo LS-T10 EnvisionCinema TV Speaker System

Onkyo LS-T10 EnvisionCinema TV Speaker System

Overall Rating
3.5 Stars

By Alex Lezcano | Apr 2, 2014

 

Soundbars and pedestal speaker systems have become increasingly popular in home theater applications because of their space-saving, cost-saving, and ease of use. Convenience is king when it comes to these designs. The subject of today's review is one of Onkyo's...

Boston Acoustics M340 Floorstanding Speakers

Boston Acoustics M340 Floorstanding Speakers

Overall Rating
5 Stars

By Myron Ho | Mar 31, 2014

 

Myron Ho is quite impressed with the Boston Acoustic M340 floorstanding speakers, yet there is one thing that he finds a little disappointing . . .

Marantz MM8077 Multi-channel Amplifier

Marantz MM8077 Multi-channel Amplifier

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars

By Brian Kahn | Mar 26, 2014

 

The MM8077 is Marantz's biggest multi-channel amplifier, with 150 watts of power in each of its seven channels. The MM8077 ($2,399) is designed to complement the new Marantz AV processors, such as the AV8801 that we recently reviewed. The design...

Integra DHC-60.5 7.2-Channel A/V Preamp

Integra DHC-60.5 7.2-Channel A/V Preamp

Overall Rating
4 Stars

By Dennis Burger | Mar 24, 2014

 

In weighing the relative merits of AV receivers vs. AV separates, I think even the most staunch supporters of the latter (yours truly included) have to concede that AV preamp/processors generally lag behind their integrated brethren when it comes to...

Epson Home Cinema 2030 LCD Projector Reviewed

Epson Home Cinema 2030 LCD Projector Reviewed

Overall Rating
4 Stars

By Adrienne Maxwell | Mar 19, 2014

 

Just a few years ago, the introduction of a sub-$1,000 projector with a 1,920 x 1,080 resolution was major news, but now a quick perusal of a site like VisualApex.com reveals a number of full 1080p models at or close...

Monitor Audio ASB-2 Soundbar

Monitor Audio ASB-2 Soundbar

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars

By Darryl Wilkinson | Mar 17, 2014

 

Darryl Wilkinson has trouble finding fault with one of the best sound bars currently available. Even without a subwoofer it delivers the "theatrical sound" without all the speakers and wires.

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Meridian Special Edition Loudspeakers Now Available

By HomeTheaterReview.com 04/23/2014

Meridian announced the availability of three new loudspeakers, the DSP8000 SE, DSP7200 SE and DSP5200 SE. They help mark the 25th anniversary of the first digital loudspeaker ever made, and made by Meridian. The price will set you back between...

Kaleidescape Honored With Award

By HomeTheaterReview.com 04/22/2014

The Kaleidescape Cinema One, (or the K-scape we call it here at HomeTheaterReview) the high-end storage locker for your blu-rays (and more) has just been recognized for its excellent product design and is the winner of a Red Dot Award....

Turn Your TV Into A Tablet

By HomeTheaterReview.com 04/21/2014

Want to connect your tablet to yout TV? That's easy. Want to make your TV into a tablet? Until now, that was a tricky proposition, if possible at all. Not anymore, as Vivitar just unveiled Camelio TV, a device that...

Over 100K DLP-Equipped Cinemas

By HomeTheaterReview.com 04/20/2014

Your chances to watch a movie on film are quickly dwindling. Texas Instruments announced that over 100,000 screens globally use their DLP Cinema technology. From PR Newswire Texas Instruments today announced that more than 100,000 global movie theatre screens use...

Sony Unveils Digital Paper

By HomeTheaterReview.com 04/19/2014

In the film Minority Report we see a man on the subway reading a "newspaper" that changes dynamically, letting him know about a criminal on the loose (whose sitting right across from him). Now Sony has gotten one step closer...

New Wearable 4K Camera From Panasonic

By HomeTheaterReview.com 04/19/2014

If you're looking for content for your new 4K television Panasonic has a novel option- make your own. They have just annouced the worlds first 4K wearable camera, the HX-A500. It connects to your phone via Wi-Fi and NFC and...

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