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The best AV deals and home theater specials available now

We spend our time scanning the internet for the best AV deals and home theater specials so that you don't have to. Below, you'll find your next AV component or the beginnings of a brand new home theater of your very own.

We look for deals on our favourite What Hi-Fi? reviewed AV products and compile this list of the biggest and best discounts around, including those on 4K projectors, home theater speaker packages, AV receivers, soundbars and more.

Whether you want to add surround sound speakers to your system, go for a bigger picture with a 4K projector, or level up with a home cinema receiver for the proper surround sound experience, we're here to help you on your chosen path. Your home theater heaven is but a few clicks away.

Don't forget we have also found you the best deals on headphones, speakers, TVs, hi-fi and audio products, and have highlighted the very best retailers offers from Best Buy, Crutchfield, Walmart and World Wide Stereo.

Blu-ray player deals

Sony BDP-S3700

Sony BDP-S3700 Blu-ray player $118 $95 at B&H
This cheap as chips Blu-ray player might only be a Full HD model but it's also an excellent way to boost picture quality for a very small outlay.

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Sony BDP-S6700 4K Blu-ray player $178 $98 at Crutchfield
The BDP-S6700 scored a coveted five star rating in our tests. Budget by price but not by nature, the 4K upscaling performance belies its low price tag. Built-in Wi-Fi provides access to Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and Spotify. Stunning value at $98.

LG UBK80

LG UBK80 4K Blu-ray player $200 $122 (renewed) at Amazon
Not one we've tested but a deal hard to ignore with a 4K Blu-ray player down nearly to half-price. There's HDR10 support (no Dolby Vision), 4K upscaling, HDMI connectivity and a USB input on the front.

Panasonic DP-UB150EB

Panasonic DP-UB150EB-K 4K BD Player $180 $147 at WWStereo
A budget 4K disc spinner with HDR10+ format support is hard to find - but clearly not impossible! This Pana player is one of the most affordable ways to play back your 4K Blu-rays with the comfort of knowing that you're doing so in very decent quality.

LG UBK90

LG UBK90 4K HDR Blu-ray player $300 $246 at Amazon
This player does it all when it comes to discs, playing 4K Blu-rays and supporting many flavours of HDR, including Dolby Vision. Twin HDMI outputs allow you to split picture and sound. It also comes with smart apps for on-demand streaming.

Panasonic DP-UB820
Product of the Year

Panasonic DP-UB820 4K Blu-ray player $500 £477 at Walmart
Panasonic's top of the range 2018 player has got everything you need. HDR-wise you're covered with Dolby Vision, HDR10+ and HLG. It's also a great choice for those with some serious surround sound as it supports 7.1-channel audio.

Speaker package deals

Klipsch Reference R-10SWi

Klipsch Reference R-10SWi subwoofer $449 $249 at Crutchfield
If all you need is sub, then this Klipsch boom box could be just the ticket. Whether you want to turn your 5.1 into a 5.2 or add the bottom end beef to your Klipsch package sandwich, then this $200-off deal is the one for you.

Revel Concerta M8 SP5

Revel Concerta M8 SP5 $1500 $999 at Crutchfield
Not one we've tested but the heavy discount on this wallmountable 5.0 speaker system is certainly tempting. Brackets included. Don't forget to add your own sub.

Elac Debut 2.0 5.1 cinema pack

Elac Debut 2.0 5.1 cinema pack $2180 $1830 at Amazon
If you don't need the AVR, then the five-star Elac Debut 2.0 speaker package is also available at a discount without. It's beautiful sounding system offering some genuine home cinema class.

Klipsch RP-600M

Klipsch RP-600M 5.1.2 Dolby Atmos system $2680 $1980 at WW Stereo
There's a chunky saving at World Wide Stereo on this standmounter-based eight-speaker package. It's based on four RP-600M Reference standmount speakers and includes a centre, sub and a pair of Atmos toppers too.

Elac Debut 2.0 5.1.2 Dolby Atmos cinema pack
Five-star Dolby Atmos system

Elac Debut 2.0 5.1.2 Dolby Atmos cinema pack $2470 $2080 at Amazon
The same five-star home theater speaker package as above but  with a pair of Elac Dolby Atmos speaker modules to pop ontop of the floorstanders and add a new dimensions to your movie sound. Cracking deal.

AV receiver deals

Sony STR-DN1080

Sony STR-DN1080 home theatre receiver $580 at Amazon
This superb, Award-winning home cinema receiver is back on the shelves. Discount or otherwise, snap it up while you can. You get 7.2 channels of sound with 100W down each, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X support, Airplay, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi and Spotify Connect. Fantastic performance too.

Marantz SR7013

Marantz SR7013 AV receiver $2199 $1900 at Amazon
The SR7013 is built on the Marantz Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Modules (or HDAMs) that gives 200W of power per output. It supports AirPlay 2, all your 3D sound formats and Amazon Alexa with 9.2ch of fun.

Soundbar deals

JBL Bar 2.1 soundbar

JBL Bar 2.1 soundbar $300 $250 at Walmart
With an HDMI in and out, Bluetooth, optical and stereo inputs, there's plenty of options here. We'd also hope for some decent sound out of the 6 internal drivers and the 6.5in external sub. Not a system we've tested but it looks good with the discount.

Samsung HW-Q60T

Samsung HW-Q60T 5.1ch soundbar $500 $348 at Walmart
Not a model we've tested, but with DTS Virtual X digital sound processing onboard (which emulates object-based surround sound like DTS:X and Dolby Atmos) thanks to the up-firing drivers, there's a lot to like on paper – especially at nearly half-price.

LG SP8YA

LG SP8YA Dolby Atmos soundbar $797 $497 at Crutchfield
This LG bar has a 3.1.2-channel arrangement and a forthright and detailed delivery that goes way beyond its size. It's not quite as precise as some but the audio is room filling and the features are strong.

Samsung HW-Q800A

Samsung HW-Q800A $898 $778 at Crutchfield
This 3.1.2-channel Dolby Atmos soundbar is a powerful performer with a forthright delivery and room-filling dynamics. It has a spacious presentation with a weighty sub and a good range of features.

Yamaha YSP-5600 MusicCast

Yamaha YSP-5600 MusicCast $1700 $1431 at Walmart
We're big fans of this brilliant Yamaha soundbar. It's not cheap, but it does deliver exciting and impressive overhead surround sound and plenty of great features. This handy saving should soften the blow.

Projector deals

Nebula Capsule

Nebula Capsule portable projector $350 $300 at Amazon
This tiny, tin-shaped projector has a big picture and bigger ambitions. It's an ingenious piece of tech - a portable projector with built-in Android-esque app store, the Capsule can also be used as a dedicated Bluetooth speaker.

Epson EpiqVision EF-12

Epson EpiqVision EF-12 HD projector $1000 $900 at Crutchfield
This 1080p mini laser projector has the same imaging tech as the EF-11 but you also get a 2 x 5W 'Sound by Yamaha' speaker system plus Chromecast, Google Assistant, the Android TV OS and its jam packed app access. Well worth the extra.

Epson Home Cinema 2250 HD projector

Epson Home Cinema 2250 HD projector $999 $900 at Crutchfield
Currently cheaper than the 2150, the 2250 is actually the superior machine. Virtually identical but you should get a better picture out of this one as indicated by the 70,000:1 contrast ratio. Not a model we've reviewed though.

BenQ TK800M

BenQ TK800M 4K projector $1449 $949 at Best Buy
Here's a great deal on a 4K HDR projector. 3000 lumens of brightness, a 10:000:1 contrast ratio... and good customer reviews on Best Buy. Snap it up now.

BenQ TK850

BenQ TK850 4K HDR projector $1699 $1499 at Adorama
Not one we've tested but BenQ's HDR-PRO projectors offer an affordable and effective way of getting a 4K picture without breaking the budget. The TK850 is one of the higher-specced HDR-PRO machines and should bring a decent piece of DLP home cinema action into your living room.

BenQ TK850i

BenQ TK850i 4K projector $1799 $1599 at Adorama
This is the smart version of the BenQ TK850 projector above. It has wireless connectivity and access to the Google Play Store and it can also receive content casts from mobile devices through Chromecast and Apple AirPlay.

Optoma UHD50X

Optoma UHD50X 4K projector $1999 $1599 at Adorama
This is a very decent budget 4K projector with some good HDR pop and some of the best black depth you'll find in this price bracket and beyond. It features a powered USB socket and high frame rate HDMI certification for gamers to enjoy.

LG HU80KA
Five-star bargain

LG CineBeam HU80KA 4K projector $2700 $2000 at Amazon
This high-end portable projector handles 4K HDR material and comes with connectivity including an app store of its own. With 2500 lumens of brightness and a 150in picture too, it's one of the most feature-complete projectors you'll ever find.

Samsung The Premiere LSP9T

Samsung The Premiere LSP9T $6500 $5480 at WW Stereo
This is one of the best UST projectors around at the moment. Bright enough to use for daytime viewing and, with both a smart platform and an aerial socket, it's fully kitted out for streaming services and live TV as well as any HDMI devices.

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