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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
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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... >>

Xbox One Digital TV Tuner hands-on: It's smaller than you think
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Xbox One Digital TV Tuner hands-on: It's smaller than you think

By 12 August 2014

It's amazing what you can find lurking in a place you least expect. And while we were hoping to catch up with the recently announced Xbox One Digital TV Tuner at some point during our Gamescom visit, we didn't bank on it lying in plain sight during a... >>

This streaming TV platform will force you to bin your PVR
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This streaming TV platform will force you to bin your PVR

By 19 June 2014

You won't have heard of Perception before. And you probably won't in future either. Yet you will likely use it and love it. Perception from Vision247, you see, is television streaming platform that is being offered to mobile operators and other television... >>

Roku Streaming Stick review
Home Cinema 4 out of 5

Roku Streaming Stick review

By 22 May 2014

If you haven't bought a TV for the last couple of years then chances are it is not "smart". If you want the latest streaming and catch-up services without the cost implication of signing up to the binding contracts for a set-top box, then there are ways... >>

BT YouView+ Humax DTR-T2100 review
Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

BT YouView+ Humax DTR-T2100 review

By 16 May 2014

YouView isn't standing still and the YouView hardware supplied by BT isn't either. The Freeview PVR and catch-up TV service set-top box needs to keep evolving in the face of both Sky's and Virgin's formidable - albeit expensive - services, and that's... >>

Sky+ HD footy remotes pictures and hands-on: Liverpool, Chelsea, Man City - who will win the title?
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Sky+ HD footy remotes pictures and hands-on: Liverpool, Chelsea, Man City - who will win the title?

By 17 April 2014

Sky announced its line-up of football club remote controls last week and now we've had a chance to see them in action. We're nearing the end of one of the most exciting Premiership seasons in recent memory, with three teams still in with a realistic chance... >>

Humax HB-1000S Freesat HD box review
Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

Humax HB-1000S Freesat HD box review

By 9 April 2014

There was a time when we didn't really understand Freesat. And in a world where increasing numbers of set-top boxes and catch-up devices are available for as little as a tenner, we weren't sure the satellite-dish-provided free TV service could ever suit... >>


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