Home cinema

No, it doesn’t involve selling popcorn to strangers off of the street! Home cinema has come to be a catch-all term for a system that plays music and movies with a TV or projector and an external speaker system of some kind, usually surround sound. The whole idea is to recreate as accurately as possible the picture and sound quality of a cinema auditorium. Filmmakers want their work to be showcased in all its glory, with not a line of dialogue missed or a pixel out of place and a home cinema is just the tool for the job – in fact, you’d be surprised at how easy it is to build a seriously impressive sounding system.

Product review: Panasonic GX800 TV range

Product review: Panasonic GX800 TV range

Panasonic delivers a mid-range marvel with the GX800 range. While OLED and QLED TVs can seem like the only TVs anyone is talking about, Panasonic are still offering plenty of choice for those looking for less than flagship-level technology. Today …read more

Product review: Optoma HD29H projector

Product review: Optoma HD29H projector

Big screen gaming is the dream of every gaming console owner. For those with the space there is now an affordable option for a huge image with HDR support. Optoma has released a new projector aimed squarely at the gaming …read more

Product review: Samsung RU7400 TV range

Product review: Samsung RU7400 TV range

For most, the coming of spring means warmer weather, the optimistic promise of BBQs and longer daylight hours. Here at Richer Sounds though it means it’s time for TV manufacturers to release their new ranges! Korean giant Samsung have held …read more

Product review: Samsung Q70R TV Range

Product review: Samsung Q70R TV Range

When I first started here almost 10 years ago televisions were LCD or Plasma.  That was it. But like everything, times change and technologies get better. Now if you’ve managed a look at any of the premium televisions on offer …read more

Product review: Samsung 2019 Flagship TVs

Product review: Samsung 2019 Flagship TVs

2019’s television releases are right around the corner, with the world’s biggest brands set to unleash their latest wares to the public in the Spring. With that in mind, we’re going to take a closer look at what industry-giant Samsung …read more

Product review: LG 28TK420S TV

Product review: LG 28TK420S TV

LG delivers a dynamite TV perfect for smaller spaces. With larger TV screens becoming more popular in many households, it’s becoming more and more difficult to find one that suits your needs should you be requiring something less than 32 …read more

Product review: KEF E301 speakers

Product review: KEF E301 speakers

KEF updates their unique and award-winning ‘egg’ speakers with the E301 speakers. KEF have long been a major player in both the hi-fi and AV market, with the brand’s infamous ‘egg’ speakers filling home cinemas around the world for the …read more