The Klipsch RSB-6 sound bar produced some of the best results in our listening tests. Its Dolby surround setting offered a wide sound stage in our movie test, and the wireless subwoofer did a good job of rumbling our AV room, especially for a 6.5-inch speaker.
Review The LG SJ8 is a great sound bar if you have a small entertainment room and enjoy watching action movies in surround sound.
Review 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 Focal Dimension sound bar utilizes advanced amplifier and speaker technology to deliver a wide and detailed sound stage. It has five 4-inch paper cone drivers that are powered by a 6-channel 450-watt amplifier.
HBO NOW is great because for a long time you had to get a traditional HBO subscription through your cable provider to use the streaming service HBO GO. This new service is just for streaming online and doesn’t require a cable package whatsoever.
You can stream TV shows and movies with Google Play if you pay per title. Some titles are even available for free, which is great if you just want to try out a couple episodes of a new show before totally committing.
Even though iTunes is a child of Apple, you can download this steaming service onto your Windows computer through the Windows app store. You’ll need to create an Apple ID to make purchases.
Review The Dish Hopper 3 is the ideal DVR for large families who want to record multiple programs at once.
Review The TiVo Roamio OTA VOX is a decent option if you just need something to record shows from your existing cable subscriptions.
Review The AVerMedia EzRecorder 310 DVR can TV shows and movies from most sources onto a hard drive, but it can only record one show at a time.
Review The DirecTV Genie is a powerful and versatile DVR that lets you watch or record up to five programs simultaneously, eliminating scheduling conflicts.
Review The Tablo Dual Lite OTA makes it fairly easy to record over-the-air content and schedule recordings, but it lacks internal storage.
Review The TiVo Bolt VOX is a sleek, modern-looking addition to your entertainment center that multiple programs at once and lets you customize scheduling and playback.
With the Miroir M300A, you can easily enjoy high-definition picture and stereo sound wherever you are. For home and basic business users, the M300A provides a strong set of features and solid build quality. Externally, it’s among the smaller full-size mini projectors we evaluated.
The Optoma IntelliGO-S1 has good image quality and affordable pricing, but lacks an internal battery.