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.
Sony's HT-XT1 sound stand is packed with features, looks sleek, and sounds great, making it a no-brainer upgrade over your TV's built-in speakers.
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 BD-F5900 is an excellent Blu-ray player with the right mix of usability, performance, and speed.
Like the company's other 2009 Blu-ray products, this funky-looking home theater system can also stream Netflix movies and Pandora's online music service.
The Samsung HT-BD2T delivers the sort of top-notch video quality you'd expect from the world's first home theater system with built-in Blu-ray--but its high price, average audio quality, and lack of extras make it tough to recommend.
Samsung's second home theater system with built-in Blu-ray offers smaller speakers--and a much lower pricetag.
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.
The Sony HT-XT1 sound base is an inexpensive and decently-performing upgrade to the sonics of any television set.