Our New Home Cinema Showroom Design

Demonstration Cinema Room Model

We are planning a new high end Home Cinema Showroom to be build in what is now the workshop upstairs, here’s a quick sneak peek of what we’re planning: The system will have the following features: Full 4K 3D projection System 12′ wide fixed Cinemascope Screen In-wall / on-wall speakers for 7.1.4 Dolby Atmos Sound […]

October News is out now

October 2015 News

our October Newsletter is out now: View this email in your browser Focal Sopra No2 Launch Event Starting from 6pm on Tuesday 10th November, we are running a launch event for the Focal Sopra No2 loudspeakers. Come and have a listen to these fabulous No-Compromise Loudspeakers. Webstore Seasonal Discount Promotion… As a valued customer, we […]

Focal Sopra No2: Product of the week

Focal Sopra No2

These Focal Sopra No2 loudsepakers, new to our showroom, are in a word spectacular. They are quite hefty, and certainly make a statement in your room. Acoustically however, they just fade away: Your music is presented with a transparency that is quite breathtaking. They are large enough to present a full audio spectrum that appears […]

Home Cinema Wiring

5.1 channel surround sound speaker layout

We are frequently asked about schematics for Home Cinema Wiring for a dedicated cinema room or lounge prior to decoration. We always suggest putting in sufficient wiring ready for the future as it is far easier to install at a first fix stage, rather than in a separate event involving re-decoration etc. The wiring required is […]

Home Wiring for Satellite and TV

We are continually surprised by the number of properties we visit where there is inadequate wiring for satellite and TV reception around the home. This article is meant as a rough guide for the requirements for terrestrial TV reception and distribution in the modern home. Reception of TV services comes in four basic formats: Conventional […]

Wiring for home data and telephone

Telephone and data wiring 1

Home data and telephone, are historically treated separately, however more and more they need to be considered at the same time, as they share similar topographical requirements, and can use similar wires. Ultimately also, telephone systems can run over a data network with Voice Over IP (VOIP). We are frequently asked to provide advice and schematics […]

Making sense of multi-channel audio layouts

5.1 channel surround sound speaker layout

The Audio systems we listen to tend to have multiple combinations of speakers going from a single loudspeaker, to sophisticated multi-channel 3D surround systems. When creating a listening room, or adding a sound system into your living room for example, where you put the speakers is an important factor in the sound quality of the […]

HiFi Cinema June News

June News

View this email in your browser Linn Preamp Trade-in Offer   Get 10% off a new Linn DSM player when you trade-in your old pre-amp. Upgrade to a new Linn DSM player / preamp and hear the advantages. The Linn DSM players out perform traditional pre-amps in almost every regard, and really have to be […]

HiFi Cinema May news

May News

View this email in your browser ISO 9001 Quality Assured We have just been awarded the continuation of our ISO9001:2008 quality scheme – we think we are one of a very small number of companies in this industry who have this quality scheme, and are regularly externally assessed for it. It means we’re serious about […]

HiFi Cinema January News

January News

View this email in your browser Linn Exakt Day 24th January 2015 10am, 12pm, 2pm The wait is over! You can now enjoy all the benefits of Linn’s ground-breaking Exakt technology with an Akurate system featuring Exakt Akubarik loudspeakers. Exakt technology provides solutions to at least four problems in HiFi: Manufacturing tolerances in drive units and […]

Naim NAP-250: Featured product of the week

Naim NAP-250

The Naim NAP-250 is in our opinion an underestimated amplifier – reading the specs it doesn’t set the world on fire, however the specifications seldom reveal the true nature of an amplifier. This black brick of an amp is highly capable, and drives speakers with tremendous accuracy and authority for it’s price. You might think […]

SmallPod Air: Featured product of the week

    Want a convenient powered speaker system that works well with Music, but you can plug your TV into it too? – Well, the SmallPod Air, could be the thing for you. These designer speakers from the iconic Podspeakers range, feature a WiFi Airplay interface, to allow you to Airplay your iPhone or computer iTunes […]

Oppo HA1: Featured product of the week

Oppo Headphone Amp HA1

The Oppo HA1 headphone amplifier is a quite astonishing piece of equipment, and just the job for getting the very best out of digital music on your PC, and presenting it to you via your headphones. Naturally, it is designed to compliment the Oppo PM1 headphones, but principally this means that it has plenty of drive […]