AVForums Podcast: 22nd October 2018
by Phil HintonThis week we get a curry update from Ed while Mark further learns the art of Krav Maga. We review the Panasonic UB9000 4K Player, Hisense's budget bargain LCD TV and some Yamaha MusicCast speakers. We also finally get around to reviewing First Man at the cinema.
Oct 22, 2018 at 8:40 AM
Top Gear: McGuinness and Flintoff Are New HostsBBC confirms that Paddy McGuinness and Andrew Flintoff will be the new presenters of Top Gear.
Oct 22, 2018 at 11:47 AM
3:10 to Yuma 4K Blu-ray ReviewOne of the best and most underrated remakes earns a long overdue UK 4K release following its identical US release last year.
Oct 22, 2018 at 8:39 AM8
Home AV Thread
Addicted: Is AV Affecting Your Life Too Much?Has your AV/tech hobby become your obsession... and has your obsession become your addiction? Make sure you know your limits and check what others have to say here.
Oct 21, 2018 at 9:04 AM
American Psycho 4K Blu-ray ReviewThe dark but strangely hilarious satire American Psycho lands on 4K complete with a native 4K presentation, Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos to boot.
Oct 21, 2018 at 9:04 AM9
Marvel's Daredevil Season 3 ReviewNetflix's original Marvel heavy-hitter returns for a great third season thanks largely to the return of Vincent D'Onofrio's Kingpin.
Oct 21, 2018 at 9:03 AM9
Halloween ReviewIs it a sequel? Is it a remake? Who cares because we've finally got a worthy follow-up to John Carpenter's 1978 classic.
Oct 20, 2018 at 8:27 AM8
Hunter Killer ReviewGerard Butler and Gary Oldman combine for subpar submarine escapades in a testosterone-driven under-the-sea wannabe epic.
Oct 20, 2018 at 8:26 AM6
Netflix's The Night Comes for Us ReviewNetflix tries to get in on some Indonesian gangster action with The Night Comes for Us, starring the leads of The Raid.
Oct 19, 2018 at 12:12 PM8
SoulCalibur VI Review (PS4)SoulCalibur VI returns to the stage of history, retelling its tale of souls and swords with style and finesse in its finest entry in some time.
Oct 18, 2018 at 2:05 PM9
Fyne Audio F301 Standmount Speaker ReviewDoes the world need another affordable standmount speaker? When it comes to Fyne Audio we might be persuaded to let a new member into the club.
Oct 18, 2018 at 8:17 AM9
Sony HT-ZF9 Soundbar ReviewSony's HT-ZF9 soundbar not only supports both Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, but promises to deliver immersive audio from 3.1 channels thanks to its Vertical Surround Engine.
Oct 17, 2018 at 8:29 AM8
LG 55B8 (OLEDB8SLC) OLED ReviewLG has been busy moving the OLED TV game on but unlike last year, the B8 seems to be pegged back from the rest of the family line-up with the use of a lower grade processor. But does that really impact on the level of performance?
Oct 13, 20189
LG SK10Y Soundbar ReviewThe LG SK10Y is the company's new flagship soundbar. It was developed with Meridian and includes Dolby Atmos processing, but a lack of DTS:X support puts it at a disadvantage.
Oct 11, 20188
Bose SoundTouch 300 Soundbar ReviewThe Bose SoundTouch 300 soundbar delivers a big and open soundstage, but a lack of bass, setup issues, and a hefty price mar an otherwise great performance.
Oct 10, 20188
Elipson Prestige Facet 6B BT Speaker ReviewElipson's Prestige Facet range is an updated version of the company's 70s classic. Does the multifaceted ring that surrounds the drivers make a difference and can the 6B BT deliver connected high fidelity?
Oct 9, 20189
Hisense U9A (H75U9AUK) ReviewThe Hisense 75U9A ULED TV delivers a seriously big 75-inch screen that's also truly bright, with over a thousand dimming zones. But how does it compare to the more established brands?
Oct 2, 20188
Samsung Q8DN (QE55Q8DN) ReviewSamsung's Q8 range has a late entry for it's UK release with the introduction of the Q8DN, a direct backlit FALD set which promises Q9 image quality with less cost and zones, so does it measure up?
Sep 19, 20188
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