TVs & Entertainment

  • Amazon Fire TV review

    79
    inc VAT

    The Amazon Fire TV is a good media streamer with great app and gaming support, but Amazon Prime subscribers will benefit from it most

    Key specs 

    Video outputs: HDMI 1.4, Networking: 802.11n, Dimensions: 115x115x17mm, Streaming formats: UPnP, AirPlay, DLNA, Internet streaming services: iPlayer, Netflix, Sky News, Spotify, TuneIn Radio, Amazon Prime Instant Video, TVPlayer

    Published 
    28 Nov 2014
  • Panasonic Viera TX-42AS740B review

    699
    inc VAT for 42in model

    The Panasonic TX-AS740B has good image quality and great catch-up services, but it's not the best value

    Key specs 

    Screen size: 42in, Native resolution: 1,920x1,080, Video inputs: 3x HDMI, SCART, component, composite, Tuner: Freeview HD, Freesat HD, Dimensions: 607x962x206mm

    Published 
    28 Nov 2014
  • Paradigm Soundscape review

    Paradigm Soundscape 3/4s
    1,295
    inc VAT

    The Soundscape is expensive, but its sound quality is stunning and its virtual surround sound is the best we’ve heard

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 7, RMS power output: 175W, Dimensions: 1,067x127x140mm, Weight: 9.1kg, Dock connector: N/A, Networking: Bluetooth (aptX)

    Published 
    28 Nov 2014
  • Creative Muvo 20 Review

    Creative Muvo 20 front angle
    70
    inc VAT

    The Muvo 20 doesn’t have the best sound quality, but it does have some convenient features

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 2, RMS power output: 2x 5W, Dock connector: N/A, Wireless: Bluetooth (SBC, aptX), Dimensions: 115x335x115mm, Weight: 1kg,

    Published 
    23 Nov 2014
  • Sennheiser Urbanite review

    Sennheiser Urbanite front blue
    150
    inc VAT

    The Urbanite is a good choice if you like a little extra controlled bass in your music

    Key specs 

    Headphones subtype: On-ear, Plug type: 3.5mm headset jack plug, Weight: 260g, Cable length: 1.2m

    Published 
    19 Nov 2014
  • Panasonic TX-50AX802B review

    1,499
    inc VAT for 50in model

    The Panasonic TX-50AX802B has first-class picture quality and its newly-added 4K Netflix support makes this our new 4K TV of choice

    Key specs 

    Screen size: 50in, Native resolution: 3,840x2,160, Video inputs: 4x HDMI, DisplayPort, Component, Composite, SCART, Tuner: Freeview HD, Freesat HD, Dimensions: 1,131x673x238mm

    Published 
    18 Nov 2014
  • Harman Kardon Onyx review

    Harman Kardon Onyx front
    350
    inc VAT

    The Onyx looks fantastic, has great sound quality and works over Bluetooth or Wi-Fi

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 2, RMS power output: 15W, Dock connector: None, Wireless: Bluetooth (SBC, aptX), Wi-Fi (AirPlay, DLNA), Dimensions: 222x345x325mm, Weight: 2.7kg

    Published 
    16 Nov 2014
  • Samsung Level Over review

    230
    inc VAT

    The Level Over is very large pair of headphones with sound quality that should be better at this price

    Key specs 

    Headphones subtype: On-ear, Plug type: 3.5mm jack plug, Weight: 350g, Cable length: 1.2m

    Published 
    15 Nov 2014
  • Sonos Play:1 review

    Sonos Play:1
    169
    inc VAT

    A great addition to the Sonos range, plus you can add to and improve on the sound over time

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 2 (mono: 1x tweeter, 1x mid-rage), RMS power output: Not disclosed, Dock connector: None, Networking: SonosNet (802.11n dual-band), Dimensions: 161x11.9x11.9mm, Weight: 1.8kg, Streaming formats: SonosNet

    Published 
    11 Nov 2014
  • Sony Bravia KDL-50W829B review - now £739 with free soundbar

    Sony Bravia KDL-50W829
    900
    inc VAT

    Fantastic picture quality for the price and (for a limited time only) a free soundbar if you buy from Currys

    Key specs 

    50in, Freeview HD, DVB-S2, 1,920x1,080 resolution, 3D: yes, 4x HDMI

    Published 
    3 Nov 2014
  • Philips Fidelio E2 review

    Philips Fidelio E2 front side on
    300
    www.philips.co.uk

    Classy looking wireless speakers that sound great

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 2, RMS power output: 100W, Dock connector: None, Wireless: Bluetooth (aptX), Dimensions: 161x305x161mm, Weight: Not disclosed,

    Published 
    2 Nov 2014
  • Philips 55PFS5709 review

    799
    inc VAT for 55in model

    The PFS5709 is a great-looking TV, but its mediocre screen means you'll need to put in the work to get a good picture

    Key specs 

    Screen size: 55in, Native resolution: 1,920x1,080, Video inputs: 3x HDMI, SCART, component, Tuner: Freeview HD, DVB-S2, Dimensions: 721x1,243x280mm

    Published 
    23 Oct 2014
  • Samsung HW-H750 review

    480
    inc VAT

    It’s expensive and you may be better off with a proper surround sound system, but the HW-H750’s audio is top notch

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 4, RMS power output: 160W, Dimensions: Soundbar: 57x943x123mm, Subwoofer: 305x305x401mm, Weight: 3.5kg (10.6kg Subwoofer), Dock connector: N/A, Networking: Bluetooth

    Published 
    16 Oct 2014
  • TEAC HA-P50 headphone amplifier review

    299
    inc VAT

    Get high-resolution lossless audio from an iPhone and use top-end headphones with your smartphone thanks to TEAC's compact DAC/amp

    Key specs 

    Digital inputs: USB-A, Micro USB, optical 3.5mm mini-Toslink, Analogue inputs: 3.5mm, Analogue outputs: 3.5mm

    Published 
    6 Oct 2014
  • Sony VPL-HW40ES

    1,846
    inc VAT

    The VPL-HW40ES is expensive, but its picture quality and frame and detail creation software is superb for the price

    Key specs 

    Projector type: SXRD, Native resolution: 1,920x1,080, Video inputs: HDMI x2, VGA, Component, Lamp life: 3,000h, Lamp brightness: 1,700 lumen, Size: 407x179x464mm

    Published 
    6 Oct 2014
  • LG 47LB730V review

    LG 47LB730V header
    749
    inc VAT for 47in model

    A superior screen and smart TV interface make the LG 47LB730V one of the best TVs of 2014

    Key specs 

    Screen size: 47in, Native resolution: 1,920x1,080, Video inputs: 3x HDMI, SCART, component, composite, Tuner: Freeview HD, Dimensions: 1,061x666x227mm

    Published 
    5 Oct 2014
  • LG NB3540 review

    215
    inc VAT

    Excellent sound quality, but the good-looking NB3540 has limited ports and poor dynamic range compression

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 2, RMS power output: 160W, Dimensions: Soundbar: 770x75x35mm, Subwoofer:196x297x390mm , Weight: 1.3kg, Dock connector: N/A, Networking: Bluetooth 3.0

    Published 
    4 Oct 2014
  • Toshiba 47L7453DB review

    Toshiba 47L7453D header
    750
    inc VAT for 47in model

    The Toshiba 47L7453DB is a decent TV but you'll need to spend lots of time tweaking its picture and its smart content is very underwhelming

    Key specs 

    Screen size: 47in, Native resolution: 1,920x1,080, Video inputs: 4x HDMI, VGA, SCART, component, composite, Tuner: Freeview HD, Dimensions: 662x1,071x190mm

    Published 
    4 Oct 2014
  • Google Chromecast review

    Google Chromecast top down view
    30
    inc VAT

    The Google Chromecast is a cheap way to make your TV smart, but there are few mainstream apps that support it

    Key specs 

    Video outputs: HDMI, Networking: 802.11n (2.4GHz only), Dimensions: 720x350x12mm, Streaming formats: Chromecast, Internet streaming services: BBC iPlayer, BT Sport, Netflix

    Published 
    30 Sep 2014
  • Bayan Audio Soundbook Go review

    Bayan Audio Soundbook Go front
    80
    www.bayanaudio.com

    The Soundbook Go is a wireless Bluetooth speaker that looks and sounds good, but we'd prefer it to be tougher

    Key specs 

    Speakers: 2, RMS power output: 15W, Dock connector: None, Wireless: Bluetooth (A2DP), Dimensions: 160x40x88mm, Weight: 480g

    Published 
    30 Sep 2014