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Amazon Fire TV Stick review: Stick it to 'em
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Amazon Fire TV Stick review: Stick it to 'em

By 9 April 2015

While it has been available in the US since the end of last year, the Amazon Fire TV Stick finally makes its way across the pond for release in the UK and, thanks to a combination of attractive price point and rich feature set, could end up being a more... >>

Amazon Fire TV Stick hands-on: UK pre-orders now open, get it for just £19
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Amazon Fire TV Stick hands-on: UK pre-orders now open, get it for just £19

By 24 March 2015

Amazon released its media streaming dongle, the Fire TV Stick, in the US at the tail end of last year, expanding its connected television line-up and offering a more discreet alternative to its Fire TV set-top-box. Now it is ready to bring the device... >>

Nvidia Shield is the Apple TV beater we’ve been waiting for (hands-on)
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Nvidia Shield is the Apple TV beater we’ve been waiting for (hands-on)

By 4 March 2015

Nvidia has announced its entrance into the set-top box market with Shield, a new game console and media player based on Android. Shield features the Tegra X1 chipset announced at CES 2015 in January, which is Nvidia’s most powerful mobile processor... >>

Are you a Frozen fan who has Sky? You'll want the Sky Disney Frozen remote then
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Are you a Frozen fan who has Sky? You'll want the Sky Disney Frozen remote then

By 24 February 2015

Sky has often come out with interestingly designed remote controls - such as the football team editions - or set-top-boxes, and its latest venture is to partner with Disney to launch a dedicated Sky+HD Frozen-themed remote control for those that just... >>

YouView from BT DB-T2200 mini box review: Ideal for your second TV
Home Cinema 4 out of 5

YouView from BT DB-T2200 mini box review: Ideal for your second TV

By 19 February 2015

There's a new YouView from BT set top box in town, offering the smart TV platform for less of your cash.  However, the new DB-T2200 box strips out some of the connections and features found in the higher-spec DTR-T2100, but allows you to get YouView... >>

LG SoundPlate 540 review: Super connected speaker base
Home Cinema 4 out of 5

LG SoundPlate 540 review: Super connected speaker base

By 13 January 2015

The speaker base, which acts like a flattened speaker bar, has been something of an emerging trend in recent years, offering a way to boost your TV's speakers without resorting to a full-blown speaker system. The LG SoundPlate 540 mixes things up, crossing... >>

Dolby Atmos is a must for home cinema fans and here's why the Onkyo TX-NR838 is leading the way
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Dolby Atmos is a must for home cinema fans and here's why the Onkyo TX-NR838 is leading the way

By 9 December 2014

Dolby Atmos has made fantastic in-roads into cinemas in the last couple of years, with a flood of movies featuring the more immersive surround sound format having screened already and many more on the way. However, in the home it is a different story.... >>

EE TV review: A revelation for screens big and small
Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

EE TV review: A revelation for screens big and small

By 5 December 2014

EE, the mobile network operator and internet provider, has always included entertainment as part of its offering, from movies to cinema tickets. With EE TV, the company makes a bigger play for home entertainment, offering a greater incentive to opt for... >>

Amazon Fire TV review
Home Cinema 4 out of 5

Amazon Fire TV review

By 24 October 2014

When we first encountered the Amazon Fire TV and wrote our original review, it was a US product only. Since then though it has made it onto the UK market too and, with hindsight and time on its side, the UK version has implemented some of the things missing... >>

Braaiiinnsss!!! Hands-on with The Walking Dead special edition Now TV box and Brain Food Popcorn Bowl
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Braaiiinnsss!!! Hands-on with The Walking Dead special edition Now TV box and Brain Food Popcorn Bowl

By 23 September 2014

We're big fans of The Walking Dead here on Pocket-lint, the original Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard comic books and the TV series. And we were already fizzing with excitement that season five is almost on us, starting in the US on 12 October and screening... >>