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WIN Jason Plato's £25,000 SEAT Leon Cupra and Blaupunkt kit!

By Andrew Everard | Sun, 21 Oct 2007, 2:49pm

This is your chance to win a fabulous SEAT Leon Cupra, kitted out with the latest Blaupunkt kit, a prize worth £25,000. The Leon Cupra, current holder of the Manufacturers’ trophy of the British Touring Car Championship, is the hottest, ...

The Best of the Week - 19/10/07

By Andy Clough | Fri, 19 Oct 2007, 2:54pm

OK, you can relax now, the Awards issue is in the shops, so you can finally discover which products we've picked as our stars of 2007. We know from the chat on the forums that some of you were getting impatient, but we're sure ...

NEWS: Optimum brings a dash of style to your TV furniture

By Andy Clough | Fri, 19 Oct 2007, 12:35pm

We don't often get excited about TV and AV racks, but this stylish number from Optimum International certainly caught our eye. The Luke by Optimum range features an eye-catching swivel TV stand available in three finishes - Maranello ...

Are you the world's biggest gadget geek?

By Andy Clough | Thu, 18 Oct 2007, 5:30pm

Are you obsessed by technology? Is your house crammed with more gadgetry than James Bond's Q? If so, you could be voted the UK's No1 Geek Idol! Our sister magazine Stuff has teamed up with The Sun to find the UK's top gadget ...

NEWS: Marantz receiver adds high-def audio decoding and HDMI 1.3 connectivity

By Andy Clough | Thu, 18 Oct 2007, 2:39pm

Marantz is replacing its SR8001 7.1 multichannel receiver with a new model, the £1300 SR8002. Key updates are the addition of full HDMI 1.3a connectivity, plus decoding of all the new high-definition audio formats – Dolby Digital Plus, ...

NEWS: Panasonic's £2k Full HD projector

By Joe Cox | Thu, 18 Oct 2007, 1:00pm

Panasonic has announced two new projectors in its home cinema range. The PT-AE2000E and the PT-AX200E will look to continue the good work of the '1000 and '100 predecessors, with the former making much of its Full HD resolution and ...

2007 Awards issue - on sale now!

By Clare Newsome | Thu, 18 Oct 2007, 12:28pm

It's here! Our biggest issue of the year has hit newsagents - and subscribers' letter boxes - up and down the land. The 2007 Awards issue names the very best home entertainment kit you can buy, revealing more than 80 winners in the ...

WIN! Free tickets to the What Hi-Fi? Sound and Vision Show, London

By Andy Clough | Wed, 17 Oct 2007, 5:40pm

Roll up, roll up - here's your chance to win a pair of tickets to the fabulous What Hi-Fi Sound and Vision Show 2007 – in tandem with Stuff Live!, lest we forget – kicking off on Friday 2nd November and running all the way through until ...

How To... make the most of your CD player

By Andy Clough | Wed, 17 Oct 2007, 5:11pm

There are a number of factors to consider when buying a CD player, so we've put together this handy guide to help you on your way. To start with, it pays to buy the best player you can afford. After all, if maximum information isn't ...

NEWS: Cambridge Audio unveils new £270 budget multichannel receiver

By Andy Clough | Wed, 17 Oct 2007, 3:18pm

Cambridge Audio is introducing a new entry-level multichannel receiver in its Azur range. The £270 Azur 340R sits below the £350 Azur 540R V3 we tested in the November issue of What Hi-Fi? Sound and Vision. The company says that its research ...