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    Magico announces Titan 15 subwoofer

    by Andy Bassett
    Magico announces Titan 15 subwoofer
    Ultra high-end loudspeaker specialist Magico has announced the Titan 15, an active subwoofer which brings with it 6,500 watts of built-in amplification and two 15-inch drivers.  
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    Ajax Systems adds UK Socket to expand smart home options

    by Andy Bassett
    Ajax Systems adds UK Socket to expand smart home options
    Specialists in home security Ajax has announced the UK Socket, designed to bring security and home automation features straight out of the box.  
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    Best TVs of 2021 - Editor's Choice Awards

    by Phil Hinton
    Best TVs of 2021 - Editor's Choice Awards
    It's that time of the year yet again where we round up our choices for the best TVs in various categories and hand out the gongs. So, who won what?  
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    Melco update improves N10, N100 and N1 EX digital libraries

    by Andy Bassett
    Melco update improves N10, N100 and N1 EX digital libraries
    Owners of Melco’s N100, N10 and N1EX (EX Series) of digital libraries will notice some improvements to their devices with the rollout of an over the air update.  
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    Loewe launches We.See TVs under new 'We. by Loewe' sub-brand

    by Andy Bassett
    Loewe launches We.See TVs under new 'We. by Loewe' sub-brand
    German television and audio pioneer Loewe has launched a new sub-brand, ‘We. by Loewe’ for the more fashion focussed AV fan, and the first two ranges under the new label include the We.See TVs and We.Hear portable speakers.  
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    AVForums Movies Podcast: 1st December 2021

    by Phil Hinton
    AVForums Movies Podcast: 1st December 2021
    This week we discuss cinema in a post-pandemic landscape and the new regime of expediting theatrical releases to streaming services. We also talk about the future of cinema, as well as some of the hidden gems which bypassed it altogether and landed direct on streaming. All this plus our top Blu-ray sets of the year AND a podcast exclusive competition.  
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    Rumour: Samsung even closer to OLED TVs in 2022?

    by Andy Bassett
    Rumour: Samsung even closer to OLED TVs in 2022?
    Rumours of Samsung’s move back to OLED TVs first broke back in April and raised a few eyebrows across the AV sector given the company’s rigid stance on the technology. It’s been quiet since then but a recent report suggests there may have been more to it.  
  • Hi-Fi News

    Audio-Technica launches ATH-SQ1TW true wireless earphones

    by Andy Bassett
    Audio-Technica launches ATH-SQ1TW true wireless earphones
    With a strikingly square design, Audio-Technica’s latest ATH-SQ1TW true wireless headphones come in a range of colour combinations and provide an audio option for a number of lifestyles.  
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    What's new on UK streaming services for December 2021

    by Andy Bassett
    What's new on UK streaming services for December 2021
    UPDATED 30-Nov-2021: Disney has a couple of Yuletide showstoppers, Amazon Prime’s output follows a suspiciously familiar pattern to last year while Apple prunes its end of year output.  
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    Best Projectors of 2021 - Editor's Choice Awards

    by Steve Withers
    Best Projectors of 2021 - Editor's Choice Awards
    We round-up the best projectors of 2021 in our Editor's Choice Awards.  
  • Deals News

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    Black Friday 2021: What you need to know

    by Andy Bassett
    Black Friday 2021: What you need to know
    UPDATED 29-Nov-2021: Ready for some AV bargains going into the end of year Holiday Season? 2021 sees a date of 26th November for the annual Black Friday sale day, with Cyber Monday following on the 29th Nov.  
  • Movies & TV News

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    What's new on Blu-ray Special - The Cinema of Zhang Yimou & Gong Li

    by Mark Costello
    What's new on Blu-ray Special - The Cinema of Zhang Yimou & Gong Li
    We explore one of cinema’s greatest artist/muse relationships between two of China’s most well-known faces thanks to Australian label Imprint and its new Collaborations boxset.  
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    AVForums Podcast: 24th November 2021

    by Phil Hinton
    AVForums Podcast: 24th November 2021
    This week Phil gives us his final thoughts on the Panasonic JZ2000. We also ask the question - Should you calibrate your TV? Plus, we round up the 2021 Editor's Choice Awards for Hi-fi with Ed. And Finally, we wrap up on the album of the week and what we have been watching.  
  • TV News

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    Panasonic 2021 TV update brings full 4K resolution with VRR and HFR

    by Andy Bassett
    Panasonic 2021 TV update brings full 4K resolution with VRR and HFR
    From today, a firmware update for Panasonic’ 2021 TVs will enable VRR and HFR at 4K resolution along with Dolby Vision VRR up to 60Hz.  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    Best Hi-Fi Products of 2021 - Editor's Choice Awards

    by Ed Selley
    Best Hi-Fi Products of 2021 - Editor's Choice Awards
    Another varied year of intriguing, exciting and sophisticated equipment but who gets the gongs? Time to reveal the winners...  
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    What's new on Sky and NOW UK for December 2021

    by Andy Bassett
    What's new on Sky and NOW UK for December 2021
    UPDATED 01-Dec-2021: Sky has pulled a reindeer out of Santa’s hat for its Yuletide slate with some of the years’ biggest tentpole movies and just about everyone of its home grown panel shows spinning out a Christmas special.  
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    What's new on Netflix UK for December 2021

    by Andy Bassett
    What's new on Netflix UK for December 2021
    UPDATED 30-Nov-2021: With the final and most festive of months approaching, what delights has Netflix popped under the Christmas tree for subscribers? Let’s take a look...  
  • TV News

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    Rumour: Samsung and Sony lining up QD-OLED TVs for CES 2022?

    by Andy Bassett
    Rumour: Samsung and Sony lining up QD-OLED TVs for CES 2022?
    Could Samsung Display’s anticipated Quantum Dot OLED display technology be making a consumer-ready appearance at the upcoming CES 2022 event from not one but two established TV manufacturers beginning with ‘S’?  
  • Home AV News

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    Humax Aura PVR gets Black Friday discount

    by Andy Bassett
    Humax Aura PVR gets Black Friday discount
    Would you rather watch TV without an expensive monthly subscription? Humax’s 4K Aura set top box is now on offer if you’re looking to ditch a fee-charging TV service for a freely available TV experience.  
  • Hi-Fi News

    McIntosh reveals dual-chassis C12000 preamplifier

    by Andy Bassett
    McIntosh reveals dual-chassis C12000 preamplifier
    McIntosh’s new C12000 Preamplifier offers valve and solid state outputs, plus new levels of user customisation.  
  • Movies & TV News

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    AVForums Movies Podcast: 17th November 2021

    by Phil Hinton
    AVForums Movies Podcast: 17th November 2021
    This week we discuss the best science fiction from this year from cinema, streaming and disc releases. We also talk about the future of the genre over the next 12 months, as well as Disney's move further away from physical media with its Disney+ IMAX content. PLUS a podcast exclusive competition.  
  • TV News

    TCL teases 8K OLED and 75-inch microLED panels

    by Andy Bassett
    TCL teases 8K OLED and 75-inch microLED panels
    TCL has revealed a number of display projects it’s working on including a 65-inch inkjet printed OLED panel, 14-inch rollable OLEDs, plus transparent and smaller scale microLED panels.  
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    Hisense reveals early Black Friday TV deals

    by Andy Bassett
    Hisense reveals early Black Friday TV deals
    With Black Friday just around the corner, Hisense is teasing early deals on a number of its 2021 and 2020 ranges of TVs.  
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    Netflix loses Star Trek: Discovery to Paramount+

    by Andy Bassett
    Netflix loses Star Trek: Discovery to Paramount+
    Star Trek: Discovery season 4 leaves Netflix’s orbit and instead warps over to the Paramount+ streaming service.  
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    Philips OLED TV shootout at Abbey Road Studios - The Results!

    by Phil Hinton
    Philips OLED TV shootout at Abbey Road Studios - The Results!
    Philips held its fourth OLED TV shootout at Abbey Road Studios on the 16th of November 2021 with invited AVForums' members scoring the screens in a totally blind test over two different sessions. So, which screens came out on top?  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    Bowers & Wilkins adds 700 Series Signature speakers in Midnight Blue

    by Andy Bassett
    Bowers & Wilkins adds 700 Series Signature speakers in Midnight Blue
    Bowers & Wilkins has unveiled new versions of its 705 Signature standmount and 702 Signature floor-standing loudspeakers which will both be available in a Midnight Blue Metallic finish.  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    Denon debuts true wireless earphone range

    by Andy Bassett
    Denon debuts true wireless earphone range
    Denon’s first ever line up of true wireless in ear headphones has been unveiled and includes the AH-C630W Denon Wireless Earbuds and the AH-C830NCW Denon Noise Cancelling Earbuds.  
  • Movies & TV News

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    Sky starts Peacock rollout

    by Andy Bassett
    Sky starts Peacock rollout
    From the 16th Nov, Sky TV subscribers and NOW Entertainment customers in the UK and Ireland will be able to experience content from NBCUniversal’s Peacock streaming service at no extra cost.  
  • Home AV News

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    Best Home AV Products of 2021 - Editor's Choice Awards

    by Steve Withers
    Best Home AV Products of 2021 - Editor's Choice Awards
    AV receivers, processors, soundbars, speaker packages, and subwoofers are amongst our chosen home AV products of 2021. We round-up the best of the best in our latest annual Editor's Choice Awards.  
  • Movies & TV News

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    Disney+ hits 118M customers as subscriptions slump

    by Andy Bassett
    Disney+ hits 118M customers as subscriptions slump
    Coming in below analysts’ predictions, Disney’s hitherto resilient streaming service managed only 2.1 million new subscribers in the latest quarter.  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    KEF LS50 Wireless II now supports Amazon Music HD and Ultra HD

    by Andy Bassett
    KEF LS50 Wireless II now supports Amazon Music HD and Ultra HD
    KEF has announced that its LS50 Wireless II Hi-Fi speakers now support HD and Ultra HD music on the Amazon Music streaming service.  
  • Home AV News

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    AVForums Podcast: 10th November 2021

    by Phil Hinton
    AVForums Podcast: 10th November 2021
    This week Phil discusses the new Philips OLED806 and OLED+936 OLED TVs which have been sent for review recently and that competes against the more established names, plus we look at hints and tips for your home cinema build and Steve looks at an Ultra Short Throw projector from XGIMI. We also have Ed’s album of the week and round-off with the best 4K discs and what we have been watching...  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    Loewe unveils new klang speaker models

    by Andy Bassett
    Loewe unveils new klang speaker models
    Loewe introduces new additions to its range of klang speakers in the form of the klang mr1, mr3 and mr5 multiroom speakers and the s1 and s3 smart speakers.  
  • Movies & TV News

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    Netflix brings AV1 streaming to compatible TVs

    by Andy Bassett
    Netflix brings AV1 streaming to compatible TVs
    Netflix has started streaming AV1 encoded movies and shows to members' TVs, delivering content more efficiently for benefits to image quality.  
  • Hi-Fi News

    Grado launches new RS1x and RS2x Reference Series headphones

    by Andy Bassett
    Grado launches new RS1x and RS2x Reference Series headphones
    Grado Labs has announced the new RS1x and RS2x Reference Series model headphones, which feature up to three combined wood species and 4th generation X drivers.  
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    Disney+ launches IMAX Enhanced Marvel movie lineup

    by Andy Bassett
    Disney+ launches IMAX Enhanced Marvel movie lineup
    Disney is bringing 13 of its Marvel movies to the Disney+ streaming service in IMAX’s exclusive Enhanced Aspect Ratio for its Disney+ Day celebration on November 12th.  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    iFi Audio announces xDSD Gryphon DAC/Headphone amplifier

    by Andy Bassett
    iFi Audio announces xDSD Gryphon DAC/Headphone amplifier
    The xDSD Gryphon brings together functionality from two of iFi Audio’s earlier devices, improving the technology employed and the versatility offered.  
  • Movies & TV News

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    Top Ten Blu-rays (UK) for November 2021

    by Mark Costello
    Top Ten Blu-rays (UK) for November 2021
    The run up to the festive period begins here with a very welcome return to a genre favourite collection and all the usual eclectic releases from your favourite 1080p labels - and we're giving you the chance to win half of them too!  
  • TV News

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    Philips OLED TVs get Black Friday discounts

    by Andy Bassett
    Philips OLED TVs get Black Friday discounts
    Black Friday is looming and Philips has announced some extremely enticing deals on its OLED TVs. So, if you’re looking for a move to OLED, this could be the right time.  
  • Hi-Fi News

    Astell&Kern introduces ACRO BE100 wireless speaker

    by Andy Bassett
    Astell&Kern introduces ACRO BE100 wireless speaker
    The ACRO BE100 Bluetooth speaker delivers stereo sound, supports 24 bit Hi-Res streaming codecs and features a distinctive look.  

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