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Now that Panasonic has exited the plasma TV business, the company is focused on upping its game in the LED/LCD department. How does the new TC-55AS650U LED/LCD measure up? Adrienne Maxwell finds out.
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Oct 15, 2014|
Terry London examines the SW-8MK2 subwoofer from Pioneer and is absolutely blown away by the level of performance that this $160 eight-inch, 100-watt subwoofer can deliver.
Oct 13, 2014|
Dennis Burger takes a look at the nova220SE from Peachtree Audio. This $1,999 integrated stereo amplifier has everything the audio lover needs, including a 24/192 USB DAC, in a beautifully built cabinet.
Oct 8, 2014|
Greg Handy is a fan of the active speaker approach, and the new Genelec G Four bookshelf speakers did not disappoint him. Find out why these small active monitors made just a big impression.
Oct 6, 2014|
Bryston is taking a bit of a risk moving into the speaker market, but Brent Butterworth finds that risk has definitely paid off with the new Middle T tower speakers.
Oct 1, 2014|
If you're looking to add some of the sonic benefits of tubes to your solid-state system, Terry London thinks you'll be very happy with what the Sophia Electric Magik Box can do in your system.
Sep 29, 2014|
With the PF85U DLP projector, LG brings the smart TV experience to the front-projection realm, offering an internal tuner, an integrated speaker, built-in WiFi, and the full LG Smart TV platform. But how does it perform?
Sep 24, 2014|
Choosing the right wireless-HDMI product can be a daunting task, as there are several different standards that suit different needs. In her search for a reliable wholehouse solution, Adrienne Maxwell found the Actiontec MyWirelessTV kit.
Sep 17, 2014|
A little more than two years ago, I reviewed the superlative Aerial Acoustics 7T loudspeaker and was informed by the owner and designer, Mike Kelly, that the model 7T was the start of a new generation of speaker design regarding...
Sep 15, 2014|
If you're looking for a true plug-and-play 2.1-channel system that looks and sounds great, the $899 Millenia CT 2 from Paradigm certainly fits the bill.
Sep 10, 2014|
The Astell & Kern AK240 is the most expensive portable music player on the market; but, as Steven Stone discovers, its performance and features make a strong case for that $2,495 asking price.
Sep 7, 2014|
The low price of Sony's new SS-CS3 tower speakers is sure to turn some heads; and, as Brent Butterworth discovers, so will their performance.
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Denon has announced that owners of the AVR-5200W and AVR-X4100W receivers will be able to purchase a firmware update to add Auro-3D. Like Dolby Atmos, Auro-3D adds a height element to the surround presentation to create a more immersive experience....
Sony's upcoming pay-TV service won't be the low-priced option that the company had hoped, according to this story from FierceCable. Like so many other companies that are trying to offer lower-priced TV packages that give customers the channels they want...
Polk has introduced a new active soundbar, the $499.95 MagniFi. This soundbar features Polk's new VoiceAdjust Technology designed to optimize dialogue clarity regardless of where you sit in the room, as well as its Full Complement Bass Drive Technology. The...
Huffington Post, the Los Angeles Times, and other outlets are reporting that, next year, HBO will finally offer an over-the-top version of its service, meaning that people who do not subscribe to a cable/satellite package will be able to subscribe...
The newest subwoofer from SVS, the PC-2000, is a modernized version of the company's original cylinder design that incorporates technologies from the 2000 Series subwoofer line. The PC-2000 uses a 12-inch down-firing woofer and 500-watt RMS amplifier (1,100 watts peak)...
Best Buy plans to introduce Connected Home departments in more than 400 of its stores by Thanksgiving, according to this article by GigaOm. The Connected Home department will feature smart home automation products from companies like Nest, Honeywell, Philips Hue,...
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