AVForums Podcast: 21st May 2018
by Phil HintonThis week we jump on the scales to talk German sausage with Ed, we update our thoughts on the ElectriQ OLED, cover a Samsung soundbar and review the Egreat media box. Plus we go to the cinema for Deadpool 2 and Mark reveals his new disc buying habits...
May 21, 2018 at 12:17 AM
Sony XF90 (KD-55XF9005) Review
by Phil HintonSony'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, 2018 at 9:51 AM8
The Grifters Blu-ray Review101 Films' new Black Label series kick-starts with a couple of gems, including a re-release of the Jim Thompson-based neo-noir, The Grifters, which looks better than ever.
May 20, 2018 at 8:43 AM8
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri 4K Blu-ray ReviewWriter/director Martin McDonagh's third feature is his best yet, a perfectly tuned blend of black comedy and tense drama, expertly acted and great in 4K.
May 18, 2018 at 7:44 AM9
Destiny 2: Warmind Expansion Review (PS4)Destiny 2: Warmind is the second expansion for the shared-world shooter sequel, taking Guardians back to Mars to uncover the truth about the ultimate Golden Age weapon, Rasputin.
May 16, 2018 at 4:56 PM7
Deadpool 2 ReviewDoubling down on laughs and effects, Deadpool 2 is a fabulous sequel, enjoying all the irreverent self-aware humour that made the first one so great.
May 15, 2018 at 9:55 PM8
Sky Q offer knocks more than 50% off 4K HDR LG TVTo celebrate the upcoming Royal nuptials, Sky and LG have teamed up to offer a heavily discounted TV for new and existing customers signing up for Sky Q multiroom. There's also discount on the install from Sky.
May 15, 2018 at 9:33 AM
Munich High End Hi Fi Show ReportIt’s May so that means that the audio industry heads as one to Bavaria and, naturally, Ed went too.
May 13, 2018
How to Build a Hi-Fi System - Separates Vs. All-in-OneThe accepted wisdom of how you go about making a system has been around for decades but modern electronics are busy tearing them up.
May 13, 2018
Die Hard 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray ReviewDie Hard celebrates its 30th Anniversary in style with this impressive native 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray release
May 12, 20188
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
Quad Artera Solus All-in-One System ReviewQuad arrives in the all-in-one market with a product rather unlike any other- is the Artera Solus the answer to your hifi needs?
May 8, 20189
SVS PB-4000 Subwoofer ReviewSVS's new 4000 Series adds more power than their 13-Ultra models and includes features found on their 16-Ultra models to produce a subwoofer that combines performance and value in order to deliver serious bass to a wider audience.
May 4, 20189
Egreat A11 ReviewEgreat makes a grab at the high-end of the media streamer market with the A11. It offers excellent video playback, object based audio passthrough, frame packed 3D and host of other features but is it really worth all that extra cash?
May 2, 20188
NAD T777v3 AV Receiver ReviewWith Atmos, an innovative set of optional modules and the fitment of Dirac Live, NAD is gunning for your attention with the T777v3 but does it deliver the goods?
May 1, 20188
Gladiator Ultra HD Blu-ray ReviewThe first in a wave of must-have classics to hit 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray this year, Ridley Scott's seminal Gladiator gets an excellent native 4K release with immersive audio.
Apr 29, 201810
Sony VPL-VW760ES 4K Laser Projector ReviewSony release their most ambitious semi-professional laser projector yet, the 4K SXRD native VW760ES, which just might produce the best HDR projected image we have seen - at a cost, of course.
Apr 29, 20189