Product Previews

Vizio P65-E1 Ultra HD TV

Vizio P65-E1 Ultra HD TV Preview

Ultra HD and HDR are relatively new to the projector world but flat-panels have been doing it for a couple of years now. Today, I received Vizio’s latest P-series display, the P65-E1 Ultra HD TV. In addition to 3840x2160 resolution, it sports HDR10 & Dolby Vision, extended color, professional-grade calibration...

BenQ HT1070A 3D DLP Projector Preview

Earlier this year, I reviewed BenQ’s HT1070 and found it delivered tremendous performance for only $699. Today, I’ve received its successor, the HT1070A 3D DLP Projector, for review. The price is now just $649, light output is up from 2000 lumens to 2200, and it retains...

dARTS Preview

Phase Technology has developed a complete surround system with its own unique approach to room correction dubbed the Digital Audio Reference Theater System.

Yamaha RX-A3070 Product Preview

Yamaha RX-A3070 Product Preview

Equipped with the latest audio and video formats, the Aventage RX-A3070 is the new top-of-the-line receiver from Yamaha. The 9.2 channel receiver features DTS-X and Dolby Atmos along with full 4K Ultra HD pass-through. Though the receiver on its own only powers 9 full channels...

LG HF80JA Laser DLP Projector

LG HF80JA Laser DLP Projector Preview

The portable projector segment is red-hot right now with new models coming out almost monthly. I’ve reviewed many such displays, some of which offer tremendous value. Today, I received LG’s new HG80JA Laser DLP Projector. It’s a tiny, narrow box with 2000 lumens and a laser light engine...

HiFiMAN RE2000 In-Ear Monitor Preview

HiFiMAN RE2000 In-Ear Monitor Preview

As a rule, I personally tend to prefer wearing headphones over earphones. I find them, on the whole, to be more comfortable, less fiddly to deal with and I seem to enjoy the sound more while either at home or on the go. Consequently, I’ve been fortunate enough to sample a number of headphone models from HiFiMAN over the years...

BenQ HT9050 Ultra HD DLP Projector Preview

BenQ HT9050 Ultra HD DLP Projector Preview

Ultra HD is all the rage in the flat panel market but for projector users, progress has been a bit slower. I just received my first such DLP display for review today, BenQ’s HT9050. It’s the successor to last year’s HT8050 which was the first consumer-level DLP sporting 3840x2160 resolution...