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  1. D

    CR Developments Romulus V2 and ASTINtrew 3500 value

    hi all, looking for some 'Sound' advice (sorry for the pun). I inherited many years ago the below; CR Developments Romulus V2, and ASTINtrew 3500 Im looking to sell these now as i just feel i dont do them justice. I lack the audiophile buzz that they deserve. Both are in good working...
  2. S

    Choosing a replacement TV from John Lewis

    Hey all, My previous TV was taken for repair, but the parts are unavailable so JL offered a replacement, but I want to upgrade and am looking at £1000-£1400 range for a 55". I've been back and forth and can't make a decision. Sadly all 2020 models are no longer in stock. So I've been looking at...
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    Going from sedentary to running (potentially) 1.5k in 5 months. Help and advice will be appreciated.

    Hello. I want to preface this post by saying I'm completely new to both forums and fitness, so please excuse anything that is not really part of forum or fitness etiquette, or if I waffle a bit. I'm a 17 year old male who is 6'3.6" / 191.9cm, and 85kg / 187.4lbs. I've never been physically fit...
  4. spong_miester

    AMp & Speaker recommendations

    Hi, I'm looking to upgrade from my Denon UD-M30 which my daughter thoughtfully spilt fruit juice over. I have a budget of £400 to buy and amp and some speakers, the source will be a HiFiberry DAC Pro 2 and Volumio until i can source a CD player. I'm completley lost when it comes to audio as...
  5. oyzmo

    Buying advice wanted - Schiit or Cambridge

    Looking for a nice system for music (both from computer via usb and tv via optical) and TV. Schiit looks nice and seems to have a good reputation when it comes to both audio quality and reliability (and value). I'm thinking about buying the Vidar amp, Modius dac and Jotunheim as pre-amp. Sounds...
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    Question Advice please - sell my Dynaudio Xeo 6?

    Hi - all advice most welcome I have a dynaudio xeo6 system (active wireless floorstanding speakers with all the amps etc built in) see -https://audiophilestyle.com/ca/reviews/Dynaudio-Xeo-6-System-Review/ Quality is amazing and I linked it to Sonos via Sonos connect so can play anything I want...
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    New to this. Seeking advice on budget build.

    Hi, I’ve just recently discovered all my old vinyl and would love to start listening to it again. I have a small bedroom that I intend to use and a budget of around £300-400. I was thinking amp, turntable,speakers and cables within my budget and I don’t mind buying secondhand. My collection...
  8. elliottveares

    Focal Chora 806 sounds bad compared to Monitor Audio BX2 - Advice needed!

    Hi all; A few days ago I upgraded my speakers from my nearly 6 years old Monitor Audio BX2 speakers to the Focal Chora 806 speakers on the advice of my local Richer Sounds representative. My amp is a Yamaha R-N803D. Of course due to Covid-19, I could not try the Focal Chora 806's out in store...
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    Soundbar Advice

    On the retailer’s advice that no Soundbar would be needed I purchased 2 weeks ago an LG65E9PLA for wall mounting in my high vaulted barn conversion. The sound from the inbuilt speakers is inaudible as we sit some 5/6 metres from the set. Reviews in AV Forum advise against the LG SL9YG / 10YG...
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    Question Help: Seeking Advice Regarding A £500-£1000 Television (Details Within)

    Help: Seeking Advice Regarding A £500-£1000 Television (Details Within) Hello, I was wondering if I might be able to tap the wealth of knowledge collectively possessed by the frequenters of this forum. The situation is that I intend to purchase a new television to replace my current LG 49UB820V...
  11. Specus

    Answered Newbie seeking advice

    Hi all. I am new to the forum so apologies if I am asking a stupid question. I have recently bought an LG 43UJ651V 4K HDR TV. For the money, I think it is fantastic (I got it from a sale on Sky.com). Anyway, I have also ordered the Panasonic DMP-UB300 4K Blu Ray player which is due to be...
  12. masteri3laster

    1st time 4k buyer, seeking advice

    I'm looking at buying a new tv, my Panasonic Plasma just died and I'm struggling to cope with the backup (720p) plasma from the bedroom! Budget is around £1000, but can stretch to £1200 and would like a 55" model. Main focus for me would be gaming, as I am buying an Xbox One X on the 15th to...
  13. him7403

    Question First time buyer seeking advice

    Hello altruists, I am seeking your advice on buying my first TV! I'll be moving my first apartment soon, so I'll get more space and hoping to buy a TV for myself. Till now, I have been using my laptop for all entertainment purpose mostly with HD content. Now, in my new place my ideal TV size...
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    Question Leaving Sky & seeking advice on Freesat HDRs

    Hi all, like many out there I'm fed up to the back teeth of $ky and want to finally cut the cord and venture out into the digital world on my own two feet. Having looked about a bit, I'm considering treating myself to one of these bad boys (Humax HDR 1100s) for Christmas but I was wondering if...
  15. Bertaut

    Noob seeking advice

    Hey everyone. Complete noob here seeking advice. Long story short, I want to get a new amp and find myself at something of a loss. I’ve done some limited research online, but more often than not, I’ve come away with my eyes bleeding. My current amp is a Yamaha DSP-AX630SE. State of the art when...
  16. Noodleboy

    New build underway - help me avoid major mistakes!

    Hello folks! I've been reading these forums for a long time looking for tips and advice on equipment purchases and technology advances, etc. You guys are the best! But, over the years, I have never made an account here. But the time has come... We are in the process of doing a home theater...
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