The Sony HT-ST7 is a visually stunning sound bar with a fine feature set, but it doesn't sound as good as you'd expect at its sky-high price.
The Samsung HT-C6500 packs outstanding sound quality, Blu-ray playback, and tons of features into an excellent home theater system, with only some design quirks holding it back.
Samsung's HT-BD1250 home theater system has built-in Blu-ray, streaming media from Netflix and Pandora, and excellent audio and video quality, making it our top budget Blu-ray all-in-one system.
The Samsung HT-BD8200 packs a Blu-ray player into a sound bar for unparalleled simplicity, but disappointing sound quality and operational glitches limit its appeal.
This is a solid home-theater PC with basic features, but if you're finicky about audio, you'll want a more configurable system.
Banish most of your home theater's wires, speakers, and subwoofer with a stereo home theater system!
If you can't be bothered to build your own home cinema, why not just buy the whole thing in a box from Samsung? You get Blu-ray, 7.1 sound and some crazy Watts for just £800
The first HTIB with an integrated Blu-ray player can be yours for a mere $1,500.
Think about it: How much multichannel music do you own? Not so much? Not any, is probably more like it.
If you're a movie watcher, go "Center Centric HT," music lovers should opt for the "Stereo Plus Three HT" approach. In other words, put your home theater dollars where they'll do the most good.