Speaker cables

Speaker cables

Speaker cables – making your speakers sing! ‘They are only wires that carry electricity, there is no difference’ I hear you cry!! Well, only one part of that sentence is true, that is they carry electricity. It’s how they carry …read more

PC Gaming – Now and the Future

PC Gaming – Now and the Future

What a time to be a PC gamer! We really have never had it so good. And future is looking better and better…. Welcome one, welcome all to my first blog post for Richer Sounds. I’m going to talk about …read more

Marantz CD5005 & PM5005

Marantz CD5005 & PM5005

In the pantheon of Hi-Fi nobility, few companies have as rich a history as the oft-celebrated Marantz. Originating in 1950’s New York, helmed by one Saul B. Marantz, the company is predominantly now synonymous with Japanese hi-fi, after the burgeoning …read more

An Introduction to Curved Screen TVs

An Introduction to Curved Screen TVs

Panoramic viewing – coming to a screen near you. Curved Screens, believe it or not, are nothing new. The first use on record is way back in 1952. Cinerama in New York used the curve to counter image distortions found …read more

An Introduction to Turntables

An Introduction to Turntables

So you’ve decided to join the increase number of music enthusiasts returning to vinyl as their choice of musical formats. But where do I start, I hear you say?  How do I access the ‘promised land’ of musical fidelity? For …read more

An Introduction to 4K Ultra HD

An Introduction to 4K Ultra HD

The world of television is buzzing with the hype surrounding the emerging 4K Ultra HD technologies at the moment. You may well have noticed the TV adverts, or the 4K banners surrounding most World Cup games this year, but you …read more

The World of Headphones

The World of Headphones

Whether it’s the all conquering new kid on the block ‘Beats by Dr. Dre’, or the long-standing hi-fi staples from the likes of Sennheiser, AKG and Grado, the headphone market has never been more noticeable than it is now. But …read more