Skyworth announces new TVs and scoops awards at CES

Shenzhen-based Skyworth held a global media launch at Caesar’s during CES in which it introduced seven TV models and announced a new global brand strategy. The company also picked up a 2018-2019 Global TV Brands Gold Award gong for its 65S9A/XA9000 TV. The 65S9A/XA9000 includes a PQ processor and AI […]

Nick Redman (1955-2019)

Its with great sadness that we heard about the passing of Nick Redman today.  He was a great friend not only to Home Theater Forum, but to music and movie fans everywhere.  Our thoughts and prayers go to his wife Julie and all of the Twilight Time family.  Here is […]

Sony introduces new UHD BD player and OBA sound bar

In other CES news from Sony, the company introduced the HT-X8500 Soundbar – a Dolby Atmos/DTS:X single soundbar with built-in subwoofers – an HT-S350 Soundbar, as well as a new UBP-X800M2 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player. “Whether it’s the stunning 4K picture achieved with the new UBP-X800M2 4K Ultra HD […]

Sony displays super-large sized 8K TVs at CES

Sony announced the new MASTER Series Z9G 8K LCD televisions at CES last week. The MASTER Series products are considered the company’s best TVs and aim to provide better picture quality, color, contrast and clarity “approaching that of a professional-grade monitor.” They also include a Netflix Calibrated Mode and IMAX […]

BenQ launches CinePro 4K UHD HDR home cinema projectors

BenQ has announced the availability of its HT8060 and HT9060 CinePro 4K UHD HDR home cinema projectors for $7,999 and $8,999, respectively. The company says that the new light engine technologies – including CinematicColor and its latest DLP chipset – combine to make the products the industry’s first sub-$10K installation […]

LG TVs available at ‘best price ever’

LG has launched a limited-time promotion on its LG OLED 4K Ultra HD TVs to the “lowest price ever” now through February 2nd at authorized retailers in the US. This Black Friday-type promotion is being pushed just in time for the major upcoming sporting events of the next few weeks, […]

The Appaloosa – Blu-ray Review

During the 1960’s, when cinema was undergoing a change in dynamics, one of its leading stars – Marlon Brando – was stuck in a bit of a rut. For much of the decade, he appeared in movies that weren’t really well received by either critics or audiences, although some of […]