Yamaha YSP-2500 Digital Sound Projector review

Yamaha YSP-2500: The true entry-level digital sound projector

Yamaha has a wide range of digital sound projectors and after checking out their new entry-level sometime ago, we are now taking a look at the next model up the YSP hierarchy - the YSP-2500 sound bar.
Yamaha YSP-1400 Digital Sound Projector review

The YSP-1400 is your entry-level ticket to Yamaha's world of digital sound projectors

Yamaha's sound bars or digital sound projectors are highly revered but pricey, but the new entry-level YSP-1400 wants to change all that. This is a one-piece unit with woofers built-in, so there's no subwoofer. Let's see if the baby in Yamaha's digital sound projector range can live up to its bigger siblings' reputation.
Pioneer HTZ-HW929BD Home Cinema System Sound Bar review

Pioneer HTZ-HW929BD Home Cinema System - A Minor Update

The HTZ-HW929BD is the latest sound bar from Pioneer. Comprising of three distinct pieces including a Sound Wing, a Blu-ray player and a subwoofer, the product aims to satisfy all your home theater audio needs in one fell swoop. We assess it in our labs.
Yamaha Novelties at IFA 2012

Yamaha Novelties at IFA 2012

Yamaha has brought a treasure trove of products to IFA 2012, including new sound bars, desktop audio systems, and even a high-end CD player with a network-streaming client. Here are a few that caught our attention; fingers crossed that they will reach our shores soon.
Yamaha YHT-S401 Sound Bar review

Yamaha YHT-S401 Sound Bar - A Cut Above the Rest

A step up from older models, the Yamaha YHT-S401 is one of the latest mid-level sound bar offerings in the market. Can it deliver on features, design, performance and value to convince us it is a worthy successor to the excellent YHT-S400?
Pioneer HTZ-HW919BD Sound Bar System review

Pioneer HTZ-HW919BD Sound Bar System - Everything For Your Home Audio Needs

The Pioneer HTZ-HW919BD is a three-piece sound bar system capable of handling 3D Blu-ray playback. With Pioneer's own HVT technology and unique design for the horizontal sound bar, and a host of features including Bluetooth, DLNA and iPod connectivity, can this system deliver on the performance front?
Philips HTS7140 Sound Bar Home Theater System review

Philips HTS7140 Sound Bar Home Theater System - Cinema Feel

Mid-range sound bars need to deliver ease of use and high performance. The Philips HTS7140 is integrated with a Blu-ray player, boasts six 2.5-inch full range drivers and a 6.5-inch subwoofer. Is it the product you need to upgrade your TV audio subsystem and bring home a mini theater?
LG HLX55W Blu-ray Sound Bar review

LG HLX55W Blu-ray Sound Bar - Like an Incomplete Choir

Combining 3D Blu-ray playback and '4.1-channel' surround sound, the LG HLX55W marks a new breed of sound bars. We see if it's really the complete home theater package it touts.