Home Cinema

Jan 11, 2010

Turn your Samsung HDTV and smartphone into a Wii (well, almost!)

Posted by in CES 2010, Events, HDTV, Home Cinema, Video and TV
SamsungApps store

I mentioned the SamsungApps Store a few days back, but now a video has been released that shows off some of its potential. The SamsungApps store is basically a smartphone-like app store for your Samsung home entertainment devices. It’s a good move – not only does it extend the features of your Samsung HDTV, Blu-ray […]

Jan 6, 2010

New LG LHB975 Blu-ray + YouTube Home Theatre System

Posted by in Blu-Ray player, CES 2010, Events, Home Cinema, LG, Music, Video and TV
LG BL975 Blu-ray home theatre system

LG seem intent on merging the Web and telly using as many different ways as possible. This time, it’s with the LG LHB975 Blu-ray Disc Home Theatre System, a mouthful of a name that features a mouth-watering set of features (see what I did there? 😉 Just announced at CES 2010, aside from the usual […]

Dec 9, 2008

Sony DAVDZ260 – a bargain Sony DVD receiver for your xmas stocking

Posted by in Home Cinema, Manufacturer, Sony, Video and TV
Sony DVD Receiver - the Sony DAVDZ260

The Sony DAVDZ260 is a Sony DVD receiver that’s chock full of features, but is now available at a bargain price. A DVD receiver is simply a home theater system with a DVD player and radio built-in. Sony takes this concept one step further with the Sony DAVDZ260 (which I’m struggling not to call the […]

Sep 16, 2008

Is that a projector in your pocket?

Posted by in Gadgets, Home Cinema, Portable Gadgets
3M pocket projector

3M have beaten all their competition to the post and announced the launch of their MPro110 pocket projector. It will go on sale this month, to be more precise the 30th September 2008. This little projector was reviewed by PopSci and the results were pretty good. Through the use of LCoS display technology the MPro110 […]

Jul 29, 2008

Giant inflatable backyard theatre won't let you down

Posted by in Home Cinema, Miscellaneous, Technology
Cinebox inflatable theatre

Movie nights with friends and family won’t be the same again with Open Air Cinema’s 9’x5′ CineBox Home Backyard Theater System. This product has a real “Wow” factor: wow when you see it erected in your garden; imagine inviting your friends over to watch the game, or a film, and leading them straight through the […]

Jul 23, 2008

3D holograms will replace HDTV

Posted by in Coming Soon, HDTV, Home Cinema, News, Technology
3D hologram

When I saw the second Back to the Future with the holomax and the hologram of the cartoon Jaws attacking people as they went by, I wish that technology was available now! 3D holograms floating in the air always seemed magical when seen in movies like Star Wars but they may be a reality sooner […]

Jul 10, 2008

New Belkin FlyWire transmits 1080P wirelessly

Posted by in Coming Soon, HDTV, Home Cinema, Manufacturer, Media Receiver, Video and TV, Wi-Fi

Yet another black box for your living room? Yes and no, this little beauty is Belkin’s new wireless transmitter and receiver, aka FlyWire. FlyWire can connect to all your devices without the need to install wiring, so no more climbing up ladders and ripping out bits of your house in an effort to connect everything […]

Jul 4, 2008

Sony's OLED TVs to double in size

Posted by in Coming Soon, Gadgets, Home Cinema, Manufacturer, News, Sony, Video and TV

Sony’s current largest OLED TV is only 11”, which is easy to move around but not really what you want in a home entertainment system, especially when it will set you back over a

Jul 3, 2008

The all singing, all dancing Sony BRAVIA W4000

Posted by in Gadgets, HDTV, Home Cinema, Sony, Technology, Video and TV
Sony BRAVIA in korea

The Sony BRAVIA LCD TV W4000 series (catchy name isn’t it), which has just been released in Korea, has more features than you can shake a stick at. Starting with the usual bits and pieces: it has 1080p full HD and uses the BRAVIA Engine 2 which, in their words, “provides the next generation in […]

Sep 6, 2007

Grundig unveils monster Home Entertainment System

Posted by in Home Cinema, Technology, Video and TV, Wi-Fi
Grundig Home Entertainment System

Grundig have been showing off a monster Home Entertainment System at this year’s IFA 2007 show in Germany. The new Grundig system seemingly offers everything you could ever want from a home entertainment system – integrated hard drive, DVD recorder (though only standard DVDs), plus LAN and WLAN connectivity. This last features will let the […]