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Roku 4 Ultra HD Streaming Media Player Reviewed

Roku 4 Ultra HD Streaming Media Player Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
5 Stars
 

Adrienne Maxwell explores the new $130 4K-friendly Roku 4 streaming media player. How does it measure up against other players? Read on to find out. Read More

 
NVIDIA SHIELD 4K Streaming Media Player Reviewed

NVIDIA SHIELD 4K Streaming Media Player Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Adrienne Maxwell reviews the NVIDIA SHIELD 4K streaming media player, which uses the Android TV platform. This one has a strong gaming emphasis but also offers HT-friendly features like hi-res audio support, 24Hz output, and internal media storage. Read More

 
Sony FMP-X10 4K Media Player Reviewed

Sony FMP-X10 4K Media Player Reviewed

By Adrienne Maxwell

Overall Rating
3 Stars
 

Sony recently opened up its FMP-X10 4K Media Player to work with any HDCP 2.2-compliant UHD TV, not just Sony UHD TVs. Adrienne Maxwell puts the player to the test to see if it's worth that $700 price tag. Read More

 
Calyx M Hi-Res Music Player Reviewed

Calyx M Hi-Res Music Player Reviewed

By Steven Stone

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Steven Stone reviews the $999 Calyx M hi-res portable audio player to see how it compares with competing models from the likes of Sony and Astell & Kern. Read More

 
Sony NWZ-A17SLV Hi-Res Walkman Reviewed

Sony NWZ-A17SLV Hi-Res Walkman Reviewed

By Sean Killebrew

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Sony's entry-level NWZ-A17SLV hi-res music player supports 24/192 music playback, has a 64GB hard drive (expandable via MicroSD card), and includes an FM tuner and video/photo playback. How does this $300 player perform? Sean Killebrew finds out. Read More

 
Cocktail Audio X10 Music System Reviewed

Cocktail Audio X10 Music System Reviewed

By Brian Kahn

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Brain Kahn reviews the X10 music system from Cocktail Audio. This $580 product combines a 2TB music server, a network audio player, a CD player, and a stereo amplifier in one petite, easy-to-set-up package. Read More

 
Home Theater Review's Best of 2014 Awards

Home Theater Review's Best of 2014 Awards

By HomeTheaterReview.com

Overall Rating
0 Stars
 

Home Theater Review presents its Best of 2014 Awards. We've surveyed all the products reviewed over the past year and selected the ones we think are the most compelling. Check out our list and see if your 2014 favorites made the grade. Read More

 
Astell & Kern AK240 Hi-Res Music Player Reviewed

Astell & Kern AK240 Hi-Res Music Player Reviewed

By Steven Stone

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

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. Read More

 
Marantz NA-11S1 Network Audio Player and DAC Reviewed

Marantz NA-11S1 Network Audio Player and DAC Reviewed

By Brian Kahn

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars
 

Brian Kahn explores Marantz's NA-11S1, a well-built, well-featured network audio player and DAC that resides in the company's Reference Series lineup. Read More

 
Cambridge Audio Minx Xi Streaming Music Player Reviewed

Cambridge Audio Minx Xi Streaming Music Player Reviewed

By Steven Stone

Overall Rating
4 Stars
 

Streaming music is the next big thing in audio, according to many industry insiders, but the sound quality of streaming audio can vary from not even worthy as background music to so good that it drags you in from another... Read More