Ultimate Guide to New Technology 2008 now on sale

If you're hoping Santa will bring you a PS3, shiny new flatscreen TV or state-of-the-art Blu-ray or HD DVD player, don't miss out on the Ultimate Guide to New Technology 2008.

It's packed with more than 550 verdicts on all the latest, greatest technology for your home, including flatscreen TVs, Blu-ray and HD DVD players, high-definition TV, wi-fi music systems, MP3/MP4 portables and DAB radios.

It's the perfect guide for Christmas shoppers, packed with our verdicts on all the home entertainment gear that'll be hot in 2008.

Crammed into its 172 pages you'll find hundreds of delectable goodies. including:

  • First Tests of Sony's BDP-S300 and Sharp's BD-HP20 Blu-ray players, and Toshiba's highly affordable HD-EP35 HD DVD player.
  • How to get high-definition TV in time for the festive season, plus the BBC's plans for high-def TV on Freeview.
  • The best plasma and LCD TVs for watching all those classic Christmas movies
  • Our verdict on the latest DAB and internet radios.
  • New-generation video and music portables, including tests on all the new iPods and Apple's groundbreaking iPhone.
  • Gaming: Sony PS3 vs Xbox 360 vs Nintendo Wii.
  • Internet TV and how to get it.
  • Freeview set-top boxes and personal video recorders.
  • All-in-one hi-fi and home cinema systems, plus wi-fi music servers.
  • iPod docks for every taste and budget, including B&W's amazing new Zeppelin.

Plus loads of hot tips on how to make the most of your hi-fi or home cinema system, and our unique Buyer's Guide with ratings on more than 1400 products at every price. Why not click here to subscribe - and sign up to our Forums to chat with other readers.

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Andy Clough

Andy is Global Brand Director of What Hi-Fi? and has been a technology journalist for 30 years. During that time he has covered everything from VHS and Betamax, MiniDisc and DCC to CDi, Laserdisc and 3D TV, and any number of other formats that have come and gone. He loves nothing better than a good old format war. Andy edited several hi-fi and home cinema magazines before relaunching whathifi.com in 2008 and helping turn it into the global success it is today. When not listening to music or watching TV, he spends far too much of his time reading about cars he can't afford to buy.