A combination of style and performance makes the Wharfedale DX-1 HCP a great buy
Gives you grown-up sound from a starter surround sound package
Fast and detailed sound, but lacks some power and punch
Grabs the attention in many ways, but we'd like that bottom end to have more punch
There's much to like about Tannoy's Revolution DC6T speaker package, but the subwoofer loses it a star
Best traditional package £700-£1500, Awards 2012. This is a brilliantly realised set-up – and cracking value, too.
Best traditional package up to £700, Awards 2013. A great system for stereo and multichannel duties.
Best traditional package £3500+, Awards 2013. A satisfyingly high-end listening experience at a fairly attainable price.
The hefty KEF Q300 5.1 system will give you no-compromise cinema sound
If you're happy with the compromises of a small-room system, this Minx set-up offers some wonderful sonic delights