AVForums Podcast: 17th September 2018
by Phil HintonThis week we look at a 75-inch TV from Hisense and powered speakers from US manufacturer Klipsch. We also ask if anyone still cares about new iPhone announcements and support famous directors campaigning for reference settings on TVs.
Sep 17, 2018 at 7:48 AM
BBC Chief asks for deregulation to fight NetflixThe BBC asks for deregulation to take on Netflix and Amazon. But is it to little to late and would deregulation even help?
Sep 18, 2018 at 3:52 PM
Apple Can Delete the iTunes Movies You BuyAs Apple removes purchased movies, without warning, are cloud-based media libraries truly the best option for consumers?
Sep 18, 2018 at 8:26 AM
YouTube's fastest growing market? Your TVYoutube TV, football highlights and changing viewer habits. Are they combining to make YouTube, not Netflix, the killer of broadcast TV?
Sep 17, 2018 at 7:49 AM
Directors Want Reference TV Picture SettingsOscar-nominated directors add their voices to the calls for better TV presets and the removal of motion smoothing by default.
Sep 13, 2018 at 8:34 AM
The Predator ReviewShockingly closer in standards to the AvP spin-offs than its own direct predecessors, Shane Black's The Predator is an utter mess.
Sep 13, 2018 at 8:31 AM4
iPhone XS, XS Max and XR: Release Dates and PricingToday Apple announced three new iPhone models. We tell you what the difference between the models are, how much they will cost and when you can get them.
Sep 12, 2018
Essential PH-1 Smartphone ReviewPromising only the features you need rather than a barrage of things you don’t, Essential’s PH-1 comes MQA certified - is the audiophile’s phone of choice?
Sep 7, 20188
Sonos Beam Soundbar ReviewThe Sonos Beam soundbar is smaller, cheaper and arguably better than its predecessor.
Sep 6, 20188
VIDEO: The Best TVs and Projectors of IFA 2018We report back from this year's IFA show in Berlin. There were new 4K Native projectors from JVC and Sony, new OLED TVs from Philips and Sony, and new TV manufacturers like TCL. All that and more in our bumper video report.
Sep 1, 2018
JVC announce native 4K projectorsJVC has finally produced a new range of D-ILA projectors featuring a native 4k resolution. The range topping NX9 is also equipped with 8K e-shift.
Aug 31, 2018
Samsung HW-N950 Soundbar ReviewThe Samsung HW-N950 builds on the success of the earlier HW-K950, but adds side speakers and DTS:X, for a complete 7.1.4-channel experience.
Aug 27, 201810
Hisense H55U7AUK 4K TV ReviewHisense's new mid-range U7A ULED HDR 4K TV is the official model for the FIFA World Cup and promises a host of new features. How does it stack up against competing screens at this price point?
Aug 2, 20188
Panasonic FZ952 (TX-65FZ952B) ReviewPanasonic continue their push for image quality as the content creators intend with their flagship 65-inch FZ952. With Home Screen 3.0, Dynamic Blade speaker and HDR10+ support can it offer the best in image quality without Dolby Vision on-board?
Jul 12, 20189
Sony KD-55AF8 (AF8/ A8F) ReviewSony's new BRAVIA AF8 OLED 4K TV includes all the picture features on the A1 such as HDR, Dolby Vision and the Acoustic Surface but adds a simplified stand.
Jun 28, 20188
electriQ 55 OLED ReviewCan you get an OLED TV with good quality SDR and HDR picture performance, as well as smart TV features for just £850? Well let's find out...
May 26, 20187
Sony XF90 (KD-55XF9005) ReviewSony's new BRAVIA XF90 TV promises a full array backlight with local dimming, the X1 Extreme Processor and Dolby Vision support via a firmware update – all on a 55-inch screen size. So does it live up to the promise?
May 19, 20188
LG C8 (OLED65C8PLA) ReviewLG's new 65-inch C8 OLED TV offers all the benefits of their higher range 2018 models but without the price tag. So is this the sweet spot for OLED TVs this year?
May 14, 201810
Samsung Q9FN (QE65Q9FN) ReviewSamsung's flagship Q9FN QLED 4K TV arrives with a full array backlight and the expectations of AV enthusiasts on its shoulders. Thankfully it doesn't disappoint.
May 10, 201810