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Best Soundbar Systems for Your TV - and Home Theater? [2019]

Your TV speakers aren't great for movies - but maybe a full home theater system is too much? Fear not! Check out my guide to the best soundbars for your TV.

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HDMI Connector Guide: the Port and Cable Explained

An HDMI connection is found on most modern AV devices. But, is it the best one to use? Everything you wanted to know about HDMI but were too afraid to ask…

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Top 13 Best AV Receivers and How To Choose Yours [2019]

I get it! Choosing the best AV receivers is complicated. What features do you need? And which are the best models? I pick my favorites from budget to high-end.

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Top 5 Best High-End AV Receivers [2019]

Sometimes you just need to buy the best on the market. If you need a new home theater receiver, I've selected my top-rated 5 best high-end AV receivers.

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Onkyo AV Receivers: the NR & SR Series Compared

If you want to buy a cheaper Onkyo AV receiver, you need to check out the NR & SR series receivers. Great features at a great price. But, which is the best one?

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Onkyo AV Receivers: Comparing the RZ Series

The RZ Series of Onkyo AV receivers are their high-end models. Before you buy, you need to understand the difference between each one. Compare each model here.

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Anthem AV Receivers: Comparing the MRX Series

Anthem AV receivers are known for their high-quality performance. But which MRX Series receiver is the right one for your room and budget? I compare each one.

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Arcam AV Receivers: the FMJ Series Compared

If you want a high-end AV amplifier, then an Arcam AV receiver should be on your list. The FMJ Series is built for audiophiles and movie fans. But, which one?

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Marantz AV Receivers: Comparing the SR & NR Series Features

Marantz receivers are some of the best surround sound amplifiers on the market. Check out their latest models and understand the differences between them.

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5 Best AV Receivers Under $1000 in 2019

AV receivers can be pricey. If you want to buy a top home theater receiver without breaking the bank, check out my guide to the best AV receivers under $1000.

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The Best AV Receivers Under $500 [2019 Update]

A great home theater receiver doesn't need to cost the earth. If you are looking for the best budget AV receiver under $500, then check out these top models.

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Pioneer AV Receivers: Elite & VSX Series Models Compared

Pioneer AV receivers are a good choice for any home theater system. This guide compares the SC, Elite & VSX models and lists the most useful features of each.

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Store - Gifts for Audiophiles, Music Lovers & Home Theater Fans

It can be hard to find the best gifts for music lovers, audiophiles & home theater fans. Fear not! Find the perfect gift with our unique & funny present ideas.

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Coaxial Digital Audio: Do You Need This Cable & Connection?

What is a digital coaxial cable... and when do you need to use one? My guide to coaxial digital audio will make sure you are using the right connection type.

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Optical Digital Audio: When To Use This Cable & Connection

An optical output is a good way to hear 5.1 surround sound. But when should you use this connection type? Check out my guide to TOSLINK optical digital audio.

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Denon AV Receivers Guide: AVR-X & AVR-S Series

Denon receivers are some of the best surround sound receivers on the market. Check out my comparison of the Denon AVR-X & AVR-S AV receiver product range.

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Yamaha AV Receiver Comparison – TSR Series & RX-S Series

The Yamaha TSR series of AV receivers offer excellent sound quality. The RX-S AV receiver range are slim models. This guide compares the features of each.

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Yamaha RX-V Series AV Receiver Product Range

The RX-V Series of AV receivers by Yamaha are their mid-range models. Perfect for those on a budget, you get many must-have features without the price tag.

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Yamaha AVENTAGE AV Receiver Models Compared

Every year Yamaha release several AVENTAGE AV receivers. The tricky part is understanding the differences. My guide summarises the features of each model.

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Sony AV Receivers: ZA, DN & DH Series Compared

Sony receivers include the STR-ZA, STR-DN & STR-DH series. Check out our guide to the Sony AV receiver product range & compare the specifications of each...

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