Home Theater Systems & Components

Wondering how to design and set up a home theater system? What are the best HD and Plasma TVs? Whether you should buy HD DVD or Blu-Ray and what the difference is between the two? Bright Hub’s Home Theater Channel as the answers. From informative how-to articles and tips to candid reviews and buying guides, you can find everything you need to create the home theater system of your dreams. Bright Hub’s writing community comes from a variety of technical and professional writing backgrounds, all dedicated to providing you the tips, reviews and buying guides you need to bring a new level of high-quality entertainment into your home.

Bright Hub Reviews Best TV Bargains: Holiday 2011 Shopping

The holidays are fast upon us, Black Friday has come and gone. With so few shopping days left until Christmas you need a good source for your bargin holiday buying help. No worries, here Bright Hub looks at the best TVs of the 2011 season just in time for the X-mas rush.

What is Dolby Digital Plus?

Dolby Digital is the most renowned name in the world of surround sound, and it is one company which progressively delivers newer technology to keep up with the latest trends. Here’s a quick review of DD-Plus – the latest technology that promises a better than ever surround sound experience.

Hulu Plus vs Netflix: Which Should You Pay For?

Netflix was a pioneer in the direct media delivery service industry and for several years was the only alternative to cable. Not so anymore. Hulu Plus has emerged as a strong competitor and has thrown its hat into ring to vie for the title of number one direct streaming video provider.

The Intersection of Web and TV

Whether you a new to streaming media to your home or a seasoned pro, we have a full guide that will help you get the most out of your networking set-up. We can walk you through a basic installation or help you tweak your PS3 so you get the absolute best picture and sound quality.

Everything You Need to Know About HDTV

Sure HDTV is great, and gives you a clearer picture, but what do all of those numbers mean? What’s the difference between 720p and 1080i? What options do you have for watching HD media? How do you get the best picture possible out of your TV? We’ve got the answers to all these questions and more.

This Season’s Best TVs

Are you looking to give yourself a high quality HDTV for Christmas this year? If so, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve collected reviews of the latest and greatest in High Definition Televisions in this one stop shopping guide to HDTV.

What Will Tomorrow’s TVs Look Like?

With the rapid advancement of HDTV technology is the past 10 years it is hard to imagine what we might be seeing in the near future. Tomorrow’s TV is likely to be much thinner and up to four times as sharp as the models available today. Take a look in the Bright Hub crystal ball at the future of TV.

Can You Hear Me Now? Surround Sound Quiz

If it sounds good, it’s got to be surround sound. How savvy are you when it comes to surround sound? Take this quiz to see how much you really know about this audio technology.

Your Guide to HD Television Reviews

In this comprehensive selection of reviews, we cover everything from the ultra small Sony OLED XEL-1 to the mammoth 92 inch Mitsubishi 3D offering. No style is left out, with options for Plasma lovers, LED and LCD aficionados, and those who can’t imagine a world without the magic of mirrors (DLP).