Home Theater Reviews
 
 
 
Displays
 
Sony HX750 TV
Sony HX750 TV
Sony HX750 TV

Sony Bravia HX750 46-inch Internet LED TV Review

Now that 46-inches is the new “black,” I was pretty excited on seeing Sony’s Bravia Internet TV model, the HX750. Because of the size, to be sure, but also because it takes the whole concept of “smart TV’ and simplifies it even...
 
Home Theater
 
BenQ EP5920
BenQ EP5920
BenQ EP5920

BenQ EP5920 Digital Projector Review

If you’re looking to get a big picture, you can get a big TV. But if you’re looking to be able to take a big picture around with you, you’ll need a portable front projector. That requires a projector that can handle being taken...

 
Bluetooth
 
NextGen 3D Active Glasses for TV closed view
NextGen 3D Active Glasses for TV closed view
NextGen 3D Active Glasses for TV closed view

NextGen 3D Active Glasses for TV Review

A 3D equipped television can have one of two types of technologies in play: either it uses a polarized screen or it alternates the physical image being seen so that each of a person’s eyes sees a slightly different image. In ei...
 
Home Theater Reviews
 
NorthVu NV20 Pro Indoor Fractal HDTV Antenna  main shot
NorthVu NV20 Pro Indoor Fractal HDTV Antenna  main shot
NorthVu NV20 Pro Indoor Fractal HDTV Antenna  main shot

NorthVu NV20 Pro Indoor Fractal Digital Antenna Review

Not every consumer electronics product need be complicated to understand or use. Such is the case with the NorthVu NV20 Pro Indoor Fractal HDTV Antenna. What’s its “mission statement?” To gather in digital television signals so...

 
DVR
 
Tivo Premier
Tivo Premier
Tivo Premier

TiVo Premiere Digital Video Recorder Review

I’m no stranger to digital video recorders and television shows -- I had a Replay unit back when the idea of recording TV shows to a hard drive was a novel concept. And for sure I enjoyed “time shifting” so I could watch a show...
 
Home Theater
 
Antennas Direct MICRON XG product shot
Antennas Direct MICRON XG product shot
Antennas Direct MICRON XG product shot

Antennas Direct CLEARSTREAM MICRON XG Indoor Digital TV Antenna Review

  Saving money is something that everyone can relate to -- regardless of how the economy's doing. Too many folks have “given in” to the idea that the only way you can get a high-definition TV signal from a broadcast network is ...

 
Home Theater Reviews
 
Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Product shot
Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Product shot
Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Product shot

Harman Kardon MAS 102 Music System Review

The early days of consumer electronics belittled “small” -- after all,vacuum tubes and circuitry required plenty of space to do its thing. The miniaturization of components was looked askance at by some -- there was this belief...
 
DVR
 
Slingbox PRO-HD Review product shot
Slingbox PRO-HD Review product shot
Slingbox PRO-HD Review product shot

Slingbox PRO-HD Review

It’s a given that a mobile device is carrying around video content -- smartphones and tablets aren’t “glorified” MP3 players, after all. But there seems to be a disconnect between the content you can view in your home -- i.e., ...

 
HDD
 
Olive 03HD Music Server
Olive 03HD Music Server
Olive 03HD Music Server

OLIVE 03HD Music Server Review

Music server’s have been a part of a home theater system for more years than some might want to count, but they’re popularity was always tempered by the fact that they needed a custom installation (i.e., having to pay someone t...
 
Home Theater Reviews
 
Pyle PLTTB8UI Classic Vinyl Turntable front open iPod dock
Pyle PLTTB8UI Classic Vinyl Turntable front open iPod dock
Pyle PLTTB8UI Classic Vinyl Turntable front open iPod dock

Pyle PLTTB8UI Classic Vinyl Turntable Review

Vinyl records are making a comeback -- especially among the “Indie”  small record companies. The records are from both the lesser known as well the well known artists. Certainly vinyl isn’t as big as it once was, but playing it...

 
Home Theater Reviews
 
playGO USB receiver
playGO USB receiver
playGO USB receiver

playGO USB Review

It’s not often that I get a product that is finished but not finished delivered to me. Explaining what that means in general, and for the playGo USB in specific, will take a few moments so bear with me. The playGO USB is a fini...
 
Home Theater
 
D-Link MovieNite Streaming Media Player
D-Link MovieNite Streaming Media Player
D-Link MovieNite Streaming Media Player

D-Link DMS-310 MovieNite Streaming Media Player Review

D-Link is pretty well known for their routers -- media players, not so much. But I remember hearing a while back that they’d been selling the Boxee media player, but got rid of it in favor of... Their new DSM-310 MovieNite Stre...