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Steve May  |  Jan 15, 2021  |  0 comments
hccbestbuybadgev3Humax teams up with Google to re-invent its Freeview Play PVR. Steve May investigates

Humax is hardly the most profligate of PVR makers. When it launches a set-top box, it tends to stick around, quietly serving its audience. Its new model, the Aura, is the company's first hardware overhaul in three years, assuming flagship status from its 2017-era FVP-5000T.

Mark Craven  |  Jan 14, 2021  |  0 comments
Denon has today announced its Home Sound Bar 550, a Dolby Atmos/DTS:X model which incorporates the HEOS streaming/control platform. The new 'bar is also ready to act as an Alexa controller, via its built-in microphone.
Steve May  |  Jan 11, 2021  |  0 comments
LG has announced a significant refresh for both its OLED and Nanocell LCD TVs at CES, and rebooted WebOS with a whole new interface.

Big news on the OLED front is a new screen size, and an improved OLED panel design boasting greater luminosity. Dubbed OLED EVO, it’ll debut on the brand’s incoming G1 Gallery series, and offer higher brightness and greater contrast.

Jon Thompson  |  Jan 11, 2021  |  0 comments
Jon Thompson argues that pursuit of short-term gain will lead to long-term pain – and the death of the blockbuster...
Steve May  |  Jan 08, 2021  |  0 comments
Panasonic has previewed its flagship OLED TV for 2021, the JZ2000. Coming in 65in and 55in sizes, the new screen builds on the brand’s 2020 HZ2000 hero, with game-centric features, enhanced audio and a new smart interface for faster navigation.
Mark Craven  |  Jan 07, 2021  |  0 comments
SSW-1 designed for 'largescale' custom cinemas, promises 'the highest levels of sonic performance'. Or should that be 'lowest'?
Steve May  |  Jan 07, 2021  |  0 comments
New technology spanning 8K LED, 4K OLED and 4K LED models promises to go beyond conventional AI, while Sony also announces its own streaming video service and adoption of new Google TV platform
Richard Stevenson  |  Jan 07, 2021  |  0 comments
Richard Stevenson explains why an initial plan to upgrade his 1080p projector to a mega-size 4K TV has instead resulted in a larger projector screen...
John Archer  |  Jan 06, 2021  |  0 comments
hccrefstatusbadgeThis high-end laser projector does things with HDR that John Archer can barely believe

No consumer-focused home cinema projector manufacturer has more experience with both native 4K resolution and laser lighting than Sony. I've known this for a while, but I still wasn't prepared for the performance prowess of its £12,000 VPL-VW790ES. This is a premium beamer that's capable of leaving your jaw on the floor.

Steve May  |  Jan 06, 2021  |  0 comments
Samsung will launch an entirely new generation of QLED TVs for 2021, adopting a newly designed Mini LED backlight that offers far more precise dimming control and HDR handling.

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