Home cinema

No, it doesn’t involve selling popcorn to strangers off of the street! Home cinema has come to be a catch-all term for a system that plays music and movies with a TV or projector and an external speaker system of some kind, usually surround sound. The whole idea is to recreate as accurately as possible the picture and sound quality of a cinema auditorium. Filmmakers want their work to be showcased in all its glory, with not a line of dialogue missed or a pixel out of place and a home cinema is just the tool for the job – in fact, you’d be surprised at how easy it is to build a seriously impressive sounding system.

Product Review: Samsung 49M6300 TV

Product Review: Samsung 49M6300 TV

  As 4K UHD becomes more and more dominant in the world of television the humble 1080p screen gets less and less common. But what if all you want is a solid Full HD Smart TV that has a great …read more

Product review: Onkyo A9150 Stereo Amplifier

Product review: Onkyo A9150 Stereo Amplifier

Over the last few years, I’d say the budget separate hi-fi amplifier market has streamlined itself a bit. What tends to be the case, from my experience anyway, is the amplifiers that are released now tend to have something about …read more

Product review: KEF Q750 Speakers

Product review: KEF Q750 Speakers

British speaker manufacturers KEF have released a revamped version of their Q-Series speakers and have got off to a fantastic start with their Q350 bookshelf speakers picking up a 5 star review from What Hi-Fi? earlier in the year in …read more

Product review: Toshiba 24D3753 TV

Product review: Toshiba 24D3753 TV

Despite the fact that televisions are getting bigger and bigger there will always be a market out there for smaller sets. As is normally the case with these sets, space is generally the main reason for this market. Space is …read more

Product Review: LG 49SJ800V TV

Product Review: LG 49SJ800V TV

In the past couple of years LG have become much better known for their game-changing OLED screens and the whole new image standard they can produce. However, with the vast majority of the market (and anything below a 55″ screen) …read more

Product Review: Hisense 45N5750 TV

Product Review: Hisense 45N5750 TV

Sometimes you need a TV in a size that no other manufacturer makes, luckily for you, Hisense has appeared in the background to offer you a 45 inch TV that looks to offer you a whole myriad of features without breaking …read more