Written By: Tony O'Brien

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REVIEW: LG C9 4K OLED TV & SL10YG SOUNDBAR

When LG invited me to travel to Sydney to take part in a ‘lock-down’ review of LG's latest C9 OLED and SL10YG Sound Bar, naturally my bags were packed by the door in anticipation.

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TRIBUTARIES CABLES RELEASES VEGA ACTIVE OPTICAL HDMI RANGE

US-based company Tributaries is the latest to join a growing number of manufacturers, providing HDMI cables capable of transmitting up to 18Gbps over long runs.

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REVIEW: SONY VPL-VW270ES 4K PROJECTOR

At one-dollar shy of $8K, the VPL-VW270ES doesn’t exactly fall into the budget-end of the projector market, but it’s still far less of a stretch than any of Sony’s other 4K projectors. How does it stack up?

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BLU-RAY REVIEW: WIDOWS 4K ULTRA HD

British director Steve McQueen has created an outstanding crime/thriller in the form of 2018’s Widows, which was recently released on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray.

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SAMSUNG 8K Q900 TV LAUNCHES IN AUSTRALIA APRIL 1ST

At an exclusive event held at the Sydney Cricket Ground this week, Samsung unveiled its 2019 range of televisions and soundbars.

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REVIEW: YAMAHA RX-A3080 AVENTAGE AV RECEIVER

While the RX-A3080 may be Yamaha’s flagship AVR coming in at $2,999, on price alone it could be classified more like a mid-range AVR. And indeed, that’s exactly what I had in mind, but as it so happens, I was wrong …

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BLU-RAY REVIEW: HUNTER KILLER 4K ULTRA HD

Three years since London Has Fallen hit the home screen the producers are back at it again with their latest entry Hunter Killer. We take a closer look at the 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray release.

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BLU-RAY REVIEW: FANTASTIC BEASTS - THE CRIMES OF GRINDELWALD

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald, which although, is not without its more charming moments, is undoubtedly a tale for adults. And with it, brings a different perspective on the characters we were introduced to in the Harry Potter series.

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FIRST IMPRESSIONS: BENQ W2700 & W5700 4K UHD PROJECTORS

When a manufacturer pulls out all the stops for a product launch, you know they think they’re onto something pretty special. BenQ's Sydney launch of its newest 4K projectors, the W2700 and W5700, was no exception.

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LG ROLLS OUT NEW 8K OLED FOR 2019

Overlooking Sydney harbour, LG gave us a sneak-peak at their upcoming 2019 product range today. As I departed my Uber, I received a pleasant welcome by an umbrella welding LG rep and was quickly ushered into LG’s multi-level smart home in Cremorne.

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REVIEW: PANASONIC DP-UB9000 4K BLU-RAY PLAYER

While Panasonic produces disc players at differing price points, there’s no confusing the DP-UB9000 with any of its more price conscientious siblings. Instead, the DP-UB9000 looks every part the high-end player at home in a rack of equipment.

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BENQ DEBUTS W2700 AND W5700 4K PROJECTORS

During a launch event held this week at Sydney’s Golden Age Cinema and Bar, BenQ announced pricing and availability of its new W2700 and W5700 4K projectors.

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