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Disney+ Streaming 13 Marvel Films in Glorious IMAX

Disney+ is set to win the hearts and wallets of yet more AV fans by showing a host of Marvel movies in the IMAX Enhanced format - complete with IMAX's screen-filling aspect ratio.

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One For All – 35 Years of Making AV Easier

There's no doubt that the 1986 launch of the world's first universal remote was so successful that it spawned not just a whole universal remote industry, but a new One For All brand that has become a household name across the globe.

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Samsung’s Latest Soundbars Bring Hollywood Home

John Archer has his world rocked by Samsung's new range of soundbars…

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Samsung Neo QLED: Revolutionising TV Picture Quality One Tiny Light at a Time

John Archer trips the light fantastic with Samsung’s new range of high-end TVs…

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Amazon Launching Own Brand of TVs

Amazon Fire TV 4 and Amazon Fire TV Omni 4K televisions announced by e-commerce giant

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Three High-Speed HDMI Ports For Latest Denon And Marantz 8K AVRs

HDMI 2.1 adaptor brings three 4K 120Hz HDMI ports to latest Denon and Marantz AVRs

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Latest Denon and Marantz AV Receivers HDMI 2.1 Bug Fixed

If you've been holding off buying a Denon or Marantz current AV Receiver due to the widely reported 4K 120Hz HDMI issue, hold off no more.

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Apple TV 4K (6th Gen) Review

John Archer tunes in to the latest version of this iconic TV streaming box…

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Meet Future Automation: Installing Cutting Edge Displays in Ground-breaking Ways

Future Automation has over 20 years of experience designing and manufacturing a comprehensive range of automated ‘lifestyle’ technology solutions, including TV lift mechanisms, wall mounts, projector mounts/drops, moving panel mechanisms, and much more.

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TCL Unveils Australian TV Range for 2021

We’ve been paying close attention to TCL’s formal announcement this week of its full 2021 TV range for Australia. And we’re pleased to say that this time around, it looks as if all of TCL’s latest cutting edge goodies are going to be on the menu.

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Yamaha Announces HDMI 2.1 Board Replacement Scheme

Yamaha has announced it's solution to the HDMI 2.1 glitch that made it impossible for the AVRs to pass through 4K at 120Hz correctly from Xbox Series X consoles and NVIDIA RTX30 high-end PC gaming cards.

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Yamaha Unveils New Aventage AVR Range with Unprecedented HDMI 2.1 Support

The RX-A8A, RX-A6A and RX-A4A AVRs claim the HDMI 2.1 high ground for two main reasons. First, rather than just carrying a single 2.1-version HDMI as most 2021 AVRs to date have done, all three of these new models carry no less than seven ports capable of

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