B&W Formation promises true hi-fi sound from a wireless multi-room system

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B&W Formation promises true hi-fi sound from a wireless multi-room system Consider us excited. Bowers & Wilkins has launched not one but five new wireless products as part of a fully-fledged multi-room family, called B&W Formation. The long-awaited product of B&W’s partnership with a Silicon Valley technology company, B&W Formation aims to deliver true, wired […]

Sonos adds Alexa support for Apple Music

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Sonos adds Alexa support for Apple Music The wait is over at last Sonos adds Alexa support for Apple Music Apple Music users will finally be able to control playback of the streaming service via Alexa Voice Control on their Sonos speakers, thanks to a long awaited update. The update covers Sonos’s One wireless speaker and its Beam […]

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless review

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless - In-Ear Headphones

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless review Sennheiser’s answer to the Apple AirPods OUR VERDICT Sennheiser’s first pair of truly wireless in-ears marry form and function to good effect FOR Impressive features Good battery life Balanced sound AGAINST Touch controls are erratic Not as musical as rivals   Since Apple launched its revolutionary AirPods back in December […]

Onkyo unveils new AV receiver and two full home cinema packages

Onkyo unveils new AV receiver and two full home cinema packages Onkyo has detailed three new home cinema products, including a 7.2-channel A/V receiver and a pair of amplifier and speaker combination packages. The TX-NR696, which will be available from next month at a tempting £700 price point, promises 175W of power from each of […]

Wireless TV? Samsung files patent for TV with no cables required

Wireless TV? Samsung files patent for TV with no cables required When even one cable is one cable too many Wireless is taking over the world and now Samsung is setting its sights on delivering the first truly wireless TV, eliminating the need for that pesky power cable. Samsung has already got pretty close. The […]

Denon AVR-X4500H review

Denon AVRX4500H - Premium 9.2 Channel AV Surround Receiver 

Denon AVR-X4500H review Another talented AV amp from Denon’s excellent range It is often said that those who crave power are the least deserving of it, but Denon doesn’t adhere to that tenet. Having over the years produced home cinema amplifiers with more kick than a donkey with a drum kit, the multi-Award-winning manufacturer sated […]

New info on Sonos

A Sonos multi room system can consist of both powered speakers like the PLAY:1, Sonos One, PLAY:5 and home cinema systems as well as passive, built in speakers and outdoor speakers. The first category all need individual power cables plugged into standard power sockets, while the passive range of speakers (In ceiling / in wall […]

Sonos announces its first outdoor speaker

Sonos announces its first outdoor speaker This is huge news for the audio industry. The multi-room music maestro and architectural speaker specialist Sonance have announced a new range of in-wall, in-ceiling and waterproof outdoor speakers. The ‘Sonos Architectural by Sonance’ are designed and ‘optimized’ for the Sonos Amp , which launched in the US in […]

YouTube Music arrives on all Sonos speakers

YouTube Music arrives on all Sonos speakers   YouTube Music is now available to stream on all Sonos speakers, including the latest Sonos One and Beam. Today, the 2018-launched Google music streaming service has landed on the Sonos app, allowing Sonos speaker owners with a YouTube Music Premium or YouTube Premium subscription to directly access the streaming service catalogue […]