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Firmware updates are now available to enable Dolby Atmos on Onkyo TX-NR636 and TX-NR838 receivers....
The AVR-X5200W is a powerful 9 channel amplifier with 11.2 channel processing and 13.2 preout. A discrete monolithic amplifier with custom made DHCT (Denon High Current Transistors), to be precise. With dual Wi-Fi antenna and Bluetooth built-in, it is perfectly set for all wireless services. Thus its native support for Spotify Connect, gapless playback capability and DSD streaming round up the immaculate network experience. Via its 8 HDMI inputs (including one on the front panel) it handles 4k 60Hz pass through playfully, and even upscales video to 1080p and 4k 60Hz. Now add brand new Dolby Atmos, triple HDMI outputs with multi-source/multizone functionality and integrated Audyssey MultEQ XT32/LFC to guarantee the ideal calibration of your setup and you understand the “big” in fish.
The OS60FM is designed with patented technology and precise engineering, making positioning a TV smooth and easy while ensuring that it stays in the desired place. Quality craftsmanship ensures a dependable performance for the lifetime of the product. Special Feature: Designed with patented gravity tilt and precise tolerances to make adjusting a TV easy and reliable.
The Denon DHT-T110 is an under TV Speaker Base that dramatically improves your TV watching experience. Simply connect the all-in-one system to your television and enjoy powerful, dynamic audio from your favourite TV shows, movies, games and music.
Utilising a dual 6.5-inch bass/mid driver configuration, along with twin soft-dome and ribbon tweeters the DALI Ikon 6 Mark II speaker is the perfect opportunity for you to fulfil the acoustic and sonic possibilities of your medium or smaller sized room. Just about everyone we've auditioned this gorgeous speaker to have loved it!
The ever popular king-sized lowboard Spectral SCALA SC1650 TV cabinet introduces a new dimension to your home by finding the sweet spot between clean living and cutting-edge technology. This elegant TV stand features a full-length glass-coated flap which pulls down to reveal three compartments divided with thick tempered glass shelves. A wealth of customisable options are available to personalise your SCALA even further.
QED yet again continue to bring their excellent research results into the development of a new cable. The QED Reference Quartz Optical boasts a first of its kind Glasscore™ technology - a conductor packed with 210 boro-silicate glass fibres. This cable massively exceeds the bandwidth required for high definition surround sound broadcasts meaning stunning sound if you're using it to connect sources to AV amplifiers.
The slender BX5 represents a careful re-tuning of the acclaimed BR5 floorstanding model, adding further bandwidth and resolution to a recognised class act.For such a modestly priced speaker, the BX5 is exceedingly coherent, having the transparency to expose the texture of complex musical passages and the control to communicate the natural dynamics of every performance.
AudioQuest FLX-SLiP speaker cable is a super-flexible four core cable suitable for single or bi-wire use. The protective outer jacket is sleek enough to easily thread through walls and it's fire-rated making FLX-SLiP the perfect choice for high end in-wall or in ceiling speakers as well as for wiring throughout a home cinema. It's not only us that love it too; What Hi-Fi saw fit to award the FLX-SLiP cable its Product Of The Year in 2012. No mean feat!
These Wharfedale Diamond 10.3 Floorstanding speakers epitomise the Wharfedale brand entirely, delivering clear vocal lines and dynamic frequency ranges. The bar has now been raised for affordable high performance loudspeakers, with these floorstanders perfect as either stand alone speakers for a hi-fi or as the front channels of a 5.1 home cinema system.
Fisual S-Flex Mini is a high grade jack extension cable which is ideal for use with headphones, portable devices, computers and much more. Key features include gold plated compact plugs, a super thin light weight cable profile and anti-tangle material. Fisual S-Flex mini is the handy extension cable which you need to have around.
Ultraviolet 7 USB utilizes the same advanced design as the Starlight 7 USB, but with less silver to save cost. The cable's unique flat profile is only 3mm thick, for extreme flexibility and easy concealment. Ultraviolet's surprising musicality proves that Wireworld's superior designs produce the best value and sound quality in USB audio cables.