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Home theatre system reviews

We test seven home theatre systems in the CHOICE labs, including models from LG and Samsung.

Last updated: 18th September 2013

The last thing you want in a "home cinema" is for your slick HD TV to be let down by flat, unsatisfying sound. But a true cinema experience at home can cost several thousand dollars and be tricky to set up.

Luckily, there are home theatre systems that offer a cheaper and simpler out-of-the-box solution. We test seven of these "cinema-in-a-box" systems to show how to get a home theatre set-up with a real audio kick.

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