Responsive bias lighting kits can take your TV-watching experience to the next level, but they’re expensive and only work with external sources. One company has taken a different approach to lower costs and expand compatibility by using a display-mounted camera. Check out our review of the Govee TV Backlight Kit to see if this novel method is worth the price and effort.
Logitech’s new Z606 is an affordable 5.1 surround sound system. But while the price is certainly right, it’s lacking some key features that many users will miss. Check out our review to see if the Z606 will work for you.
Not many people use bare drives anymore, but for those who do, having a solid drive dock is crucial. Check out our review of the OWC USB-C Drive Dock, a dual-bay high performance drive dock for 2.5-inch and 3.5-inch SSDs and HDDs.
If you have a new laptop with USB-C ports, and especially if your laptop has only USB-C ports, you probably need an adapter or dock to provide connections to your non-USB-C devices. Today we’re taking a look at a functional and affordable USB-C hub that offers good port selection and the option to charge your laptop.
Looking for a compact stand to charge your iPhone and Apple Watch? There are plenty of options, but many of them are quite expensive. Here’s a look at a hefty, attractive charging stand that costs just $17.
Oppo is known for its high quality DVD and Blu-ray players, and now the company has finally brought its first 4K UHD player to the market. Read on to see our impressions of the new Oppo UDP-203 UHD Blu-ray player, and how it performs with both native 4K and upscaled content.
Looking for an affordable way to enjoy family movie night in the great outdoors? The ViewSonic PJD5255 is an affordable general purpose projector that’s great for backyard movies and events. Check out the HT Guys review.
There are several products on the market aimed at improving the performance of your home theater’s subwoofer and, until now, our favorite has been the Auralex SubDude. But while the SubDude remains a worthy solution, the SoundPath Subwoofer Isolation System from SVS promises to perform even better with good looks to boot. Check out our initial impression of the SVS SoundPath Subwoofer Isolation System to find out if it’s just the product you need to make your home theater sub sound its best.
The practice of cord-cutting — canceling traditional television services like cable and satellite — isn’t ideal for everyone, but most can agree that we’re all paying too much on our monthly cable bill for too little. An alternative solution to cord-cutting is “cord-slimming:” reducing the cost and options from your TV provider and supplementing with online content, and TiVo’s new Bolt DVR is aimed directly at this market. Check out the full review for our experience getting set up with the TiVo Bolt.
Yamaha’s Aventage line of A/V Receivers touts high-end features, quality, and design, but with some models hitting the street at prices well under $1,000, the Aventage line could also offer a great value for many mid-range home theater setups. We check out the $900 RX-A850 to see how it performs when powering a 4K-equipped family room.