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KOGAN RELEASES FOUR CHEAP SMART TVS

Kogan knows how to move truckloads of tellys in triple quick time. The latest offering of four new smart TVs follows the brand’s sales agenda to a tee.

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LG LAUNCHES 2018 OLED SCREEN RANGE

LG Electronics Australia today unveiled its hotly anticipated, 2018 OLED Screen line-up. Featuring its most advanced OLED models yet, the range of screens will be making their way into Australian retailers from mid-April.

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OPPO DIGITAL CALLS IT A DAY

OPPO Digital, manufacturers of arguably the most popular DVD and Blu-ray players, and more recently an outstanding range of Head-Fi products have announced they will cease manufacturing.

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4K FREE TO AIR TV BROADCAST TRIALS START IN SYDNEY

Free TV and Broadcast Australia have just announced trials of the next generation for broadcast technology. The centrepiece of the tests will be spanking new DVB-T2 technologies and new compression algorithms that could give Australian viewers 4K TV.

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OPTOMA ANNOUNCES HD27E 1080P PROJECTOR

Optoma's new HD27e that replaces the HD27 has full High Definition specs. It also promises to be brighter, has better contrast and a longer lamp life than the model it replaces.

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RENOVATION SALE AT SYDNEY HI-FI

The big question hanging around like an elephant in a room for HiFi stores whenever they renovate is “What do we do with our expensive gear?”

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4K PROJECTOR DEMONSTRATION AT ADELAIDE’S VAF RESEARCH

Adelaide's VAF Research who is celebrating its 40th anniversary this year is holding an exclusive Sony 4K projector demonstration event March 1st, 2018.

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BESPOKE SOUNDBAR BY JAMES LOUDSPEAKER NOW AVAILABLE

Let's face it. Except for a handful of stonkingly good soundbars, the rest are dreary garden-variety models that are best avoided.

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HISENSE TO ADD OLED TV RANGE FOR AUSTRALIA

Hisense has been so busy with its ULED 4K TVs, it has barely given a thought to OLED sets. Or so it seemed to industry observers. They were wrong.

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HDR COVERED WITH PANASONIC’S NEW BLU-RAY PLAYERS

Panasonic’s flagship Blu-ray spinner, one of four new models, supports HDR10+ and Dolby Vision.

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LG UPGRADE OLED TV RANGE AT CES 2018

At Las Vegas' CES this week, LG previewed their 2018 4K OLED range. Generally accepted as the best TV’s on the block, the new models add a whole range of image and function enhancements which should keep LG ahead of the TV pack.

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TIDAL NOW AVAILABLE ON APPLE TV

Despite recent rumours that Tidal will soon run out of money, it doesn't seem to have prevented the most popular hi-res music streaming service from forging ahead.

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Reviews

REVIEW: BENQ W1700 4K UHD HOME CINEMA PROJECTOR

BenQ's announcement of a sub-$3000 4K projector certainly got home cinema enthusiasts talking. BenQ then dropped a bomb by announcing that for launch and for a limited time it would be available for just $2,499.

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EXPERIENCE BENQ’S STANDOUT W1700 4K PROJECTOR

The W1700 is without question, the most affordable way to get UHD 4K content onto your big screen today. The best news is you can now experience it for yourself at selected outlets across Australia.

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SAVE THE DATE: 2018 MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL HIFI SHOW

StereoNET, Australia's leading HiFi and Home Theatre publication is pleased to announce the 2018 International HiFi Show's return to Melbourne at the magnificent Pullman Mercure Hotel, Albert Park, October 12th - 14th.

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REVIEW: BENQ GS-1 PORTABLE PROJECTOR

All the indications point to a long, dry sweltering summer ahead of us. Which is why I got so interested in the new BenQ GS-1 portable projector that was attracting quite a crowd at this year’s Melbourne International Hi-Fi Show.

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DAVID JONES TARGETS LUXURY AUDIO & TECH

David Jones, the upmarket retailer who exited the AV channel opting instead to focus on appliances in 2016, has opened its new 'David Jones Technology' stores located within eight existing stores across Australia.

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