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The best home theater and AV deals 2020

Congratulations, you’ve just landed on a page that will (hopefully) make shopping for your next AV system or component a lot easier. 

To save you trawling the entire internet for the best home theater deals, we've compiled a list of the biggest and best 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-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.View Deal

Sony UBP-X700 4K Blu-ray player $250 $198 at Focus
A 2019 What Hi-Fi? Award winner. "The X700 is a fantastic player that makes watching 4K discs an affordable reality... [delivering] a stunningly natural 4K picture for an affordable price," as we said in our five-star review.View Deal

Sony UBP-X800M2 4K Blu-ray player $299 $250 at Best Buy
Any Sony reduced Blu-ray player makes us sit up and pay attention. But this is a stone cold, five star product (a more premium version of the model above) with a very welcome saving too.View Deal

LG UBK90 4K HDR Blu-ray player for $299 $247 at Walmart
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 equipped with smart apps built-in for catch-up and on-demand streaming.View Deal

Sony UBP-X1100ES 4K Blu-ray player $599 $498 at Dell
Sony's premium Blu-ray player comes in for significantly less than those from Panasonic and Pioneer with this handy discount. Picture quality is excellent and it backs that up with an entertaining and musical sound that is up there with the best. A great buy.View Deal

Speaker package deals

Jamo Studio Series S 807 HCS-WH $804 $695 at Amazon
A great discount here on one of our favourite home cinema speaker bundles; grab it while you can. Do be warned that, as standard with this set, the sub is not included. So, either buy the Jamo S 808 as an extra or use one you already own.View Deal

Q Acoustics 3010i cinema pack $1150 $1050 at Q Acoustics
This Q Acoustics package is based on its very good standmount speakers but still with a solid centre and a banging sub. It's a great deal with over $100 knocked off.View Deal

Sonos 5.1 Surround Set with Beam $1546 $1359 at WWStereo
Want home cinema sound but don't fancy the cables? Sonos is the way to go. World Wide Stereo is offering 5.1 surround sound bundle made up of the Sonos Beam, 2 x Sonos One SLs and a third generation Sonos Sub. Very tidy.View Deal

Elac Debut 2.0 5.1 cinema pack + Yamaha RX-A1080 AVR $2399 $2100 at Amazon
We're not quite sure how this one's slipped the net but it's an incredible deal for this five-star speaker package and amp combo. Just add a TV and cables and you're all done.View Deal

Elac Debut 2.0 5.1 cinema pack $1892 at Amazon
If you don't need the AVR, then the five-star Elac Debut 2.0 speaker paakge is also available at a discount without. It's beautiful sounding system offering some genuine home cinema class.View Deal

Klipsch RP-6000F 5.1.2 Dolby Atmos system $3464 $2600 at WWStereo
There's a chunky saving at World Wide Stereo on this eight-speaker package. It's based on four RP-6000F Reference standmount speakers and includes a centre, sub and a pair of Atmos toppers too.View Deal

AV receiver deals

Yamaha R-N303 network stereo receiver $350 $300 at World Wide Stereo
Save $50 on this budget stereo receiver with a full suite of features, including music streaming from Spotify, Tidal and Deezer, compatibility with Yamaha's MusicCast multi-room feature, and vinyl input.View Deal

Denon AVR-X2500H 7.2ch AVR $799 $399 at World Wide Stereo
Denon's entry-level amp sounds fantastic for the money. You won't be short of feature either, with eight HDMI inputs, Dolby Atmos and DTS:X support and streaming from Spotify, Tidal, Deezer and Amazon.View Deal

Denon AVR-X2600H AVR $799 $599 at World Wide Stereo
A five-star AVR, the Denon AVR-X2600H is a brilliant machine with a weighty, expressive sound, nine channels of 150W amplification, eight HDMI inputs and two outputs. Including Dolby Atmos and AirPlay 2, it's right up to date and more affordable than ever.View Deal

Denon AVR-X3600H AVR $1099 $879 at World Wide Stereo
Our current home cinema amplifier Product of the Year, the Denon AVR-X3600H is an absolutely brilliant AVR with a rich, muscular sound, 11 channels of 180W amplification, eight HDMI inputs and three outputs. It's a beast, and it's now more affordable than ever.View Deal

Yamaha RX-A1080 AV receiver $1295 $1200 at Crutchfield
This Yamaha AV receiver is a superb performer for the money. A great 7.2 channel amp, with Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, MusicCast and support for Alexa voice control.View Deal

Denon AVR-X6500H AV receiver $2199 $1799 at Crutchfield
There's no name in AVRs like Denon right now and the 6000 models of its X-Series are the tip-top. Now that Denon has moved on to the 6700, there's cracking deal on this 11-channel AVR complete with every audio standard you could need.View Deal

Soundbar deals

JBL Bar 2.0 All-in-one soundbar $200 $150 at Crutchfield
With an HDMI ARC, Bluetooth, optical and USB input, there's plenty of options here. We'd also hope for some decent sound out of the 2 x 40W racetrack-shape speaker arrangement. Not a soundbar we've tested but it looks good with the discount.View Deal

Harman Kardon Enchant 800 soundbar $700 $280 at Crutchfield
Not a soundbar we've tested but it's hard to ignore with a discount as heavy as this one. It's a bar and sub combo with six drivers in the main unit. There are USB and HDMI inputs and it's also Chromecast-enabled.View Deal

Sonos Playbar (Factory refurb) $699 $449 at World Wide Stereo
If you’re looking for a simple device to make a profound difference to your TV's sound, then this is an excellent option. It also brings immediate access to more music than you could ever possibly hope to listen to.View Deal

Bose Soundbar 700 3.1 soundbar and sub $1498 $1398 World Wide Stereo
With built-in Amazon Alexa and both Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connections for music streaming, this Bose soundbar and subwoofer combo is a multi-media mogul. There's proprietary audio room calibration, HDMI ARC and coming soon is AirPlay 2.View Deal

Projector deals

Nebula Capsule portable projector $300 $225 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.View Deal

Epson Home Cinema 4010 4K projector $2000 $1500 at Crutchfield
The 4K might not be native but this projector's enhancement technology and HDR offering does a very good job. It's sharp, colourful, dynamic and, with $300 knocked off, a hell of a lot cheaper than an actual native 4K projector.View Deal

Epson Home Cinema 5050UB 4K projector $3000 $2600 at Crutchfield
A step up but without the pricey leap to native 4K, this Epson offers splendid picture quality without breaking the bank. There's stunning colours, excellent HDR handling and a really inviting cinematic experience.View Deal