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: Benq W1050 Projector

Product Review: Benq W1050 Projector

The BenQ W1050 is the successor to the mighty W1070 which features a few added improvements, but will it be able to fill those shoes? As far as mid range projectors goes, BenQ have done very well in recent years, …read more

Product review: Samsung UE32M5520 TV

Product review: Samsung UE32M5520 TV

Samsung delivers a fantastic Smart TV that would be perfect for smaller spaces, at a price that doesn’t break the bank… The Samsung UE32M5520 is 32-inch 1080p screen that comes with a HD Freeview tuner and several inputs for connecting …read more

Product review: JBL SB450 Soundbar

Product review: JBL SB450 Soundbar

JBL have been synonymous with high quality audio products since their formation way back in 1946. The American audio specialists have come a long way, especially in the past few decades, and their products seem to becoming more and more …read more

Product review: Steljes Erato Soundbar

Product review: Steljes Erato Soundbar

As I’ve come to realise from working at Richer Sounds during the past few years, the whole cinema market is growing exponentially. Seemingly every week there are new products to play with. Today is no different as we’ve just received …read more

Product review: Toshiba 43U6763 TV

Product review: Toshiba 43U6763 TV

It’s been a long time since Japanese manufacturer Toshiba have been part of our arsenal here at Richer Sounds, but with 4K televisions more affordable than ever before, it’s no wonder that they have stepped up to the plate with a …read more

Product review: Humax FVP5000 PVR

Product review: Humax FVP5000 PVR

Humax delivers another class-leading PVR, crammed full of storage space and useful features. Humax have long been the place to turn when it comes to PVRs (personal video recorder). Many of you are probably familiar with these kind of units, …read more