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I went, I saw, I was Flabbergasted…

Advantages: Slim Aesthetics, 450 W RMS Power Output, Excellent Treble & Mids, Robust Build, The interface capability - SCART, Phono, S-Video and digital. Quite inexpensive at £232.00
Disadvantages: Bass slightly Honky, The blue light in the unit hits out at the eye in dark environments, which is quite irritating while watching movies.

...you do if you won £10,000??? Buy a Pioneer DCS-313 I suppose. But that was what one Mr. Kepler Wolfgang in my neighbourhood did. So I fixed up an appointment with him to have a glance at his new Pioneer DCS-313, though he was hesitant at fir ...

jedi_kickass 28.03.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Pioneer DCS 313

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My Low budget competes with fussy mind

Advantages: Price, ease of use
Disadvantages: Problem with movies longer than 172 mins.

I like a decent surround sound when I watch movies, but didn't want to spend £900. I saw this system, and knowing pioneer, decided to get it. At just over £200, I was a little sceptical, but was pleasantly surprised. It was easy to install, the sound is ...

skulls_Hawk 01.08.2004 · Read full review
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Review of Pioneer DCS 313

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So you don't want black boxes all over the place

Advantages: Small, discreet, great sounds and visuals. Doesn't speak Finnish
Disadvantages: Display a bit difficult to read at a distance

...Quite right, they belong in Jumbo jets. But what if you want surround sound, DVD and all the trimmings. need your living room, bedroom, prison cell look like Jean Luc Picard's work place. Ladeeez and gennnelmen, I proudly present the Pioneer NS DV 55 D ...

Chewa 09.02.2001 · Read full review
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Review of Pioneer NS-DV 55

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Pioneering Home Cinema

Advantages: Compact, Pretty, Wife Pleaser!
Disadvantages: Complicated Remote, Reliability

After being bought a 32" Widescreen TV by my wife in January 2001, we decided that it would be a good idea to replace our old stereo system, which comprised of Sony separates built in the early 1980s and an Alba CD player (apart from anything else, they w ...

jacksona 05.05.2004 · Read full review
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This one will match your flatpack furniture

Advantages: Stylish Good Looks
Disadvantages: Takes time to set up

...When looking around for a decent home cinema system, I was struck by the huge amount of silver and black plastic box systems out in the market place. It took me ages to find this little wood embossed beauty. Pioneer have worked hard in trying to provide ...

Mapper 12.02.2004 · Read full review
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