Harman Kardon boosts Samsung soundbar sonics

March 19, 2019 Deon Schoeman 0

Two new, premium soundbars by Samsung now feature Harman Kardon-enhanced performance. The HW-N950 and HW-N850 soundbars were developed by Samsung in collaboration with Harman Kardon, which contributed its experience and expertise in the consumer audio space to the project. Samsung […]

Epson EH-TW610: Getting the bigger picture

February 26, 2019 Deon Schoeman 0

At a glance, the Epson EH-TW610 projector looks more like a portable business projector than a home theatre model. But despite its compact dimensions and easy portability, it’s quite capable of delivering a big, bright picture   By Deon Schoeman […]

Anthem ups the room correction ante

February 12, 2019 Deon Schoeman 0

Anthem Room Correction (ARC) has been generally acknowledged as a leading room correction and calibration system, blurring the lines between home and professional audio applications, and offering both precise results and meaningful enhancements. At last week’s ISE 2019 expo in […]

Meridian tech turns LG soundbars into sonic stars

January 29, 2019 Deon Schoeman 0

LG’s latest trio of soundbars – the SL10YG, SL9YG and SL8YG – promises to deliver outstanding sonics, thanks to the collaboration between the Korean electronics giant and high-end audio specialist Meridian. Rather than merely Meridian-tweaked LG designs, the new soundbars […]

Wharfedale returns to South Africa

December 4, 2018 Deon Schoeman 0

Famed British loudspeaker maker Wharfedale is making a comeback in South Africa. The brand, which celebrated is 75th anniversary last year, is now being imported and distributed by Balanced Audio, which is also responsible for the Yamaha AV brand locally. […]

Paradigm Premier 600C: Making movie magic

November 27, 2018 Deon Schoeman 0

Paradigm’s Premier 600C centre channel is not only the perfect partner to the 800F floorstanders in a home theatre system, but a key role player in achieving movie sound magic. In home theatre terms, the centre channel is arguably the […]