We have been hard at work updating our showroom over recent weeks. This has been with two HiFi Cinema showroom objectives in mind: Show off full CinemaScope films Update the look for a more contemporary feel with added WoW! With a standard 16:9 widescreen TV format screen, you get a

Showroom Open day 9th Feb 2017 4pm to 9pm Come and experience the changes we’ve made to our showroom: Bigger screen in full Cinemascope Format 3D object oriented sound system. Full 4K projector, Amp and Sources Fabulous new Fibre-Optic Star Ceiling with LED surround Click here to reserve your free

Every now and then something interesting comes along that catches our interest. In this case it is the new Smart Remote from Sevenhugs. Exhibited recently at CES, and launched on Kickstarter (exceeding the investment goal by over 20 times!), this remote is a fresh take on the concept of the

The Naim Mu-So and Mu-So Qb have featured highly in the Tech press, with superb reviews and awards all round. We’re not surprised, as the performance speaks for itself. Come and have a listen in our showroom…

Timeless design. Upgradable architecture. Precision engineered and refined over the last four decades, the Sondek LP12 is the benchmark against which any serious turntable is judged. And with its modular, upgradable arcitecture, the LP12 is an investment which will reward for decades to come. This season is the perfect time

The Sony VPL-VW550ES is sony’s latest full 4K projector coming soon to our Showroom. It offers full 4K and HDR compatibility and has to be one of the best value/performance for money projectors that we’ve ever seen: Download the sony VPL-VW550ES datasheet here Cinematic 4K clarity with four times the

As part of our showroom refit, we were faced with the task of rejuvinating a broken curtain rail and noisy motorised blackout blinds. The Curtain rail suffered a broken cog where the motor drives the drivebelt, and annoyingly, Silent Gliss, the manufacturers would only offer a complete new rail system,

mag_lev-audio turntable
Every now and then something comes along that catches the eye, and piques interest. In this case it’s a new startup developing a turntable using magnetic levitation as the main platter suport and bearing. Clearly this would dramatically improve the noise generated by the bearing, however with engineering brain in

DALI Katch in the Office
You’d have thought that it wouldn’t be possible to get high quality audio out of something the size of a small old-school transistor radio, however the DALI Katch shows that anything is possible! This small portable battery powered Bluetooth Player/Speaker is something else. DALI claim that it sets new standards

The Expression “don’t spoil the ship for a ha’p’orth of tar” often comes to mind when thinking about home networks. It is easy when buying a broadband service to simply accept their included broadband router and say “thank you very much”. You plug your computer and NAS drive into it,

PulseEight Neo Pro 4x4 Matrix
A Video Matrix switch isn’t the sort of thing to get excited about. It’s usually one of those black boxes that get’s installed in a communications cupboard, and gives you access to a sky box or Blu-Ray player on your TV’s around the house. Most Matrix switches these days offer

Recently we were introduced to a new range of speaker cables from DALI the Danish speaker manufacturer. Dubbed Connect, these new cables are available in three flavours, all featuring 74 strands of Oxygen Free Copper conductors: SC RM230C – OFC conductors Bi-Wound, Polyethylene insulator.         SC RM230S

UHD TV screens in the high street are advertised as UHD – The development of Ultra High Definition screens is the latest in the continual push of technology to be better, faster, higher resolution etc. etc. However, scratch the surface a bit, and you find that, at least at the

Sony VPL-VW1100ES projector
The advent of Ultra High Definition screens for sale  is the latest in the continual push of technology to be better, faster, higher resolution etc. etc. However scratch the surface a bit, and you find that all that glitters is not gold, and that the latest in the round of

Star Ceiling installation
There are a number of things that have to come together seamlessley in a cinema room, for an average Home Cinema to become an exceptional Home Cinema. The Home Cinema Design usually revolves around a particular room, as few people can design the room shape around the use. Starting with

Linn Krystal Cartridge
The wait is over. After two years in the making, we are delighted to announce the launch of Krystal, Linn’s latest moving coil cartridge. Capturing even more detail from the record groove that its predecessor, Klyde, the Linn Krystal has been inspired by the design principles of Linn’s flagship Kandid

Nest Heating Controller
Once upon a time not long ago, being able to control your heating from anywhere other than next to your thermostat, was only in the realm of the super connected smart home. However there has been an explosion of smart Thermostats, by which we mean an internet connected one that

December Newsletter Linn Trade-up 10% Winter Discount Trade-in any music player between 1st December 2015 and 31st January 2016 , and get a 10% discount on any Linn DS product.  With 11 DS and DSM models to choose from, there’s a player to suit everyone. Go on, treat yourself to

Egg150 Studio Monitor speakers
The MunroSonic Egg 150 are designed as near-field speakers for studio monitors. In practice they are a superb sounding, uncluttered active speaker system, that look and sound great in a variety of situations. We’ve had these speakers in our showroom for a couple of weeks now, and are delighted with

Basic Home Cinema Wiring
We are frequently asked what wiring is needed for a home cinema. This can either be relatively simple or quite complicated depending on the grade of home cinema planned, so here is a quick guide for home cinema wiring. There are essentially 5 elements to the home cinema, all of