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Sony Cyber-shot DSC-W290

When the DSC-W290 was announced earlier in the year, it sounded too good to be true. You get a wide-angle lens with a 5x zoom, 12-mega pixel resolution as well as Sony’s automatic shooting options, HD video capture and a nice 3-inch LCD all in one snazzy looking compact digital camera. Now that the DSC-W290 […]

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Samsung UA40B7100

Samsung has produced what is possibly one of the most fully featured televisions in the world. There is little that the UA40B7100 leaves you wanting, and even comes fully decked out with networking features, connectivity options and on-board entertainment. You can plug an aerial into it to get games, MP3s or even YouTube (if you […]

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Panasonic PT-AE3000

The motion-enhancement engine is a nice new addition to the Panasonic PT-AE3000 as its feature-packed predecessors are hard to beat. This time around, Panasonic have added a new ultra-high contrast 3LCD engine to deliver deeper blacks and more vivid colours to go with its high 1,600 ANSI lumens brightness and Blu-ray optimised 1080p native resolution. […]

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LG DP392G

There are plenty of things to like about the LG DP392G. to begin with, it’s styled very nicely – like a tablet PC at first glance. To watch a DVD you can either hold it as you would a laptop or a PSP, or if you have a table handy, you can flip down the […]

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Toshiba XD-E500

Just because HD-DVD didn’t work out for Toshiba doesn’t mean it can’t be included in the high definition market – it’s simply taking an easier route to get there. The XD-E500 is a DVD player with a difference. It up scales existing DVDs to make them look clearer and more like high definition, except at […]

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Sanyo PLV-Z3000

Front projectors are growing in affordability these days. Decent 1080p front projectors are cheaper than most 60-inch plasma TVs, even when you factor in the cost of a screen and you can get one much bigger than 60 inches. The Sanyo PLV-Z3000 has a nice package of features include fine-tuned picture quality and good connectivity […]

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Sony DAV-HDX589W

If you’re not too keen to jump on the Blu-ray bandwagon just yet, you can find a decent home theatre system with just DVD for under $500. Sony has three such models, each of which offer five-disc DVD changers and have the same functional capabilities but are bundled with various speakers and different accessories. The […]

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Samsung HT-X710T

Don’t let the unconventional design of the X710T put you off- it’s really like nothing you’ve ever seen before in a 2.1 home theatre system. All of the pieces have a futuristic look about them and each component (bar the subwoofer) has a dark red shade found on high-end Samsung TVs. Everything is coated in […]

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