The EISA panel has said that the Samsung UE55F8000 is “A TV with brains!”. Truly much more than an excellent TV, it’s an intelligent, versatile “Entertainment Hub”. Lets have a quick look again at the many improved Samsung Smart TV features presented earlier this year, and we think you will also agree with us, EISA, as well as the numerous professional product reviews, that this year’s Award for Smart TV 2013-2014 was fully merited.
It’s not “M” for MUST but “D” for DARBEE . Having recently won the EISA Award for the Best Home Theatre Universal Player 2013-2014 for the OPPO BDP-103EU Universal Network 3D Blu-ray Disc Player (more below) the hot, just launched OPPO BDP-103D, is the new “Must Have”. Let’s try to decipher what that D for Darbee Edition means in terms of the difference in performance.
Celebrating its 60th anniversary this past March, Marantz has always been renown for its high-quality audio products. Under the phenomenal watchful eye of Ken Ishiwata (click HERE to see our exclusive videos), the NA-11S1 clearly lives up to that standard of excellence.
These two, the Pioneer PD-50 multiple disc player and it’s partner the A-70 amplifier, have won the EISA Award this year showing how components can be outstanding when they are designed and engineered to work together.
Lifestyle, simplicity, performance are key words in today’s fast moving world for many, many of us, and Philips has won the the EISA Award for Home Theatre Innovation with those factors in mind, while particular addressing the desires of the woman of the house not to have massive loudspeakers and multiple wires in the living areas.
It should be no surprise that JVC has won this year’s EISA Award for Projectors, as they have been bringing us for years now excellent models in their DLA line-up at an affordable price. While the JVC DLA-X55R is not a native 4K projector, their second generation “e-Shift2” technology up-converts 1,920 × 1,080 content to 3,840 × 2,160, (in 2D mode, as the projector also offer 3D capability). This means eight-million pixel images, or four times the pixels of 1080p HD images, all at an exceptional price point.
The new generation “egg” system from KEF that was launched this past Spring has won this year’s EISA Award for the Best Home Theatre Loudspeaker. Inspired by the design of the highly successful and award winning models KHT2005 and KHT3005, the KEF E305 has that familiar rounded “egg” shape but boasting many new innovations.
LG has won this years EISA Award the best TV design for its 55-inch OLED TV with the World’s first curved OLED screen that creates an “immersive IMAX-like experience” right in your home! And to top it off, it’s the first OLED TV to get THX Certification.
The entire Audio-Video world is in mourning with the announcement of the passing of Ray Dolby, an artist, inventor and visionary regarding audio systems. His name is, for decades, known an indisputable leader in research, development and implementation of quality audio standards.
Building on its 60 years of experience making high class headphones, the Austrian firm AKG has the product we will all want to own, wireless quality headphones for enjoying your music and not waking up the rest in the house, or the neighbours for those of us who live in big cities!
We all know that one of the key factors in every installation, large or small, is the cable. Here AudioQuest has developed this USB model to get the most out of the increasing use of DACs for digital sound.
Micro systems have the advantage for small rooms but here there is a lot more “under the hood” which makes the LG CM3430 a powerful, function packed product and, added to the possibility of multiple colors, justifies this prestigious Award this year.