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Just the bizzo

Advantages: Unusually - quite cheap for a SONY, but every bit as good as you'd hope
Disadvantages: no DAB support

We're aware of the old sexist joke about the woman who bought a car to match her new handbag, I'm almost equally guilty having purchased this amplifier to match the colour of the rest of my hi-fi kit! Having been a moderately 'early adopter' of home ci ...

dobieg 03.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Sony STR-DE 598

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Great set of stylish speakers

Advantages: Excellent sound quality and build quality
Disadvantages: No DVD player built in

I have owned this set now for a couple months and I am very happy with this set. As with all new devices and gadgets, all of the functions can be a little confusing, but I do find this unit very easy to use. With the HDMI passthrough ports on this, it ...

imperimus 05.01.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Sony HT-SF1100

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Sony Home Cinema Speaker Upgrade Kit

Advantages: Excellent quality Brilliant sound good range of connections
Disadvantages: No in built DVD, audio not carried through the HDMI connector

The Sony HTSF1000 Home Theatre upgrade kit was a purchase I made in June to round out my home cinema set up. The rest of my set up is as follows: • Sony Bravia KDL-S32A12U 32" HD ready TV - for more information please see my review of this set &# ...

davidm385 18.08.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Sony HT-SF1000

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Great Intro to Home cinema! SR5400

Advantages: Highly spec'ed, great value for both cinema and stereo
Disadvantages: Doesn't play stereo like a dedeicated stereo amp.

...I bought this a few months ago as my first foray into true home cinema surround sounds. I matched this to a Marantz CD/DVD/SACD player, and a mordaunt short speaker package - WOW! You will not know what hits you - first play was Gladiator, I was blo ...

lrowlers 16.08.2006 · Read full review
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Review of Marantz SR5400

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Simple but efficient

Advantages: economic, musical power, dts decoding, radio
Disadvantages: limited sound control

I have a Philips LX600 for a few months now and it does the job efficiently and without blowing the budget. Getting sound to the unit: It features a basic set of inputs: 2 stereo analogue inputs (TV and AUX) 1 multi-channel analogue input (Philips ...

someone.portugal 02.12.2005 · Read full review
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Review of Philips LX 600

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