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BIC Acoustech

The BIC Acoustech PL-200 II has the widest frequency range of all the home subwoofers we tested. Its low-frequency rating of 21Hz covers the lowest threshold of human hearing, and it helped this subwo


The Yamaha YAS-207 has the newest surround sound technology found in sound bars and creates a theater-quality audio experience for a small investment. The sound bar itself has six speakers, and it com


The Vizio SB3621n-E8 sound bar is a great low-cost way to upgrade the audio experience in your entertainment room. It received higher scores in our listening tests than sound bars that cost four times


The LG SJ8 has the newest sound bar technology, so it’s a future-proof option to upgrade the sound in your entertainment room. It has all the important connections, including Bluetooth, Wi-Fi an


The Sony CT390 is a two-driver, 2.1 sound bar system. This sound bar has a sleek design; it sits flat on your TV stand with the front face angled upward. This unique design was most likely conceived s

Samsung BD-J5900

On its inside and outside, the Samsung BD-J5900 offers a strong suite of features for home users. Internally, the 3D Blu-ray player supports the usual array of premium picture settings, including deep

BIC Acoustech

Because of their 98 dB sensitivity rating, the BIC Acoustech PL-89 II floor standing speakers can project sound at incredible volumes with very little amplification. In fact, they are the most effici

Olympus VN-541PC

The Olympus VN-541PC is made for students. Its small, simple design features one microphone, and it’s the most affordable recorder we reviewed, both of which make it a good option for recording

Zoom H4n Pro

Zoom specializes in making devices that record high-fidelity audio for music and film, and the Zoom H4n is no exception. It's a digital voice recorder that comes with features like prerecord and voice

Best Universal Remote

Our lives are becoming entrenched in the electronic world. With this fixation comes a pile of equipment remotes. Take control of your remote jungle by investing in one remote to rule them all: A universal remote.

Toshiba DVD Recorder

Toshiba provides only a small number of products that allow you to play your favorite VHS tapes so you don't have to transfer everything to Blu-ray or DVDs. With many of these DVD/VCR combo products,

Philips DVD/VCR Player

Philips DVD/VCR players contain all the trusted and familiar features of VCR and DVD players of days gone by, plus a few extra features to make it compatible with today's high-tech devices. With these

Magnavox DVD VCR Player

Magnavox provides DVD/VCR players with multiple input and output options, excellent sound quality and trilingual on-screen displays. The company doesn't offer a large variety of DVD/VCR combos, but th

Xbox One

The Xbox is a capable gaming console and home media server. It provides great TV integration but, like the PlayStation, has taken a step back in terms of playing local media. It is equipped to be the


Boxee's cutting edge technology is its strong point, but it has a limited selection of apps. However, the No Limits DVR feature is useful and innovative. Boxee TV is a media streaming box that opens


When it comes to home media server capabilities, the PlayStation is functional though it lacks some important features. One of its limitations as an all-in-one device is the disc drive's inability to

Audio-Technica LP60BT

The Audio-Technica LP60BT was the best performer in our conversion tests. The tone arm is fully automatic and has a great-sounding Audio-Technica cartridge attached to the fixed headshell. The high nu

Stanton T.55 USB

The Stanton T.55 USB is a good-looking USB turntable that has a metallic black tabletop with a gray outer edge and gray controls. It comes with a counter weight for the tone arm to help keep the

Stanton T.92

The Stanton T.92 is similar to the Stanton T.55 USB unit in look, but it is slightly more expensive – and for good reason. It has everything the Stanton T.55 USB turntable does plus a reverse bu

Audio-Technica LP120

The Audio-Technica LP120 is one of the most impressive turntables that we reviewed. It plays 33, 45 and 78 rpm records; it also features reverse playback capability and pitch adjustment. This unit cre