Review Home Theater

Dolby Home Theater Arcam AVR 280 Home Theater Dolby home theater comes into play in my set-up via the Arcam receiver. Arcam is no slouch when it comes to Dolby processing and I am very fond of the Arcam “sound“. Arcam AVR 280 The Arcam AVR 280 provides the power, Read More


REVIEW HDMI CABLE NOT WORKING? Streaming HDMI Cables Connectivity + Ethernet – LAN HDMI cable doesn’t work? Get a new cable Click Here!   No reason to settle for less than the best and that is HDMI cables. I use a DVI to HDMI cable from my computer to the OPPO Read More

Review Synology DiskStation DS-713+ Expansion

Synology DS713 Watch TV Series Online From Android/iOS Mobile Smartphones   The DS-713 is a two bay unit with unique expansion options. You need a lot of storage once you start creating Music and Video libraries, and more so, especially when using with higher quality content such as Flac or Read More


  OPPO BDP-105 Best Blu-ray? Video is Excellent! BUT !!!!! AUDIO AUDIO AUDIO !!!!!!!   That’s right, it’s about the audio performance here. High Fidelity Audio Performance Par Excellence Below I’ve listed the factors that separate this unit from the rest of the pack. Here It Is!   SABRE32 Reference Read More

My Movie Library

My Movie Library Video Library My Movie Library requires a lot of storage space. Plenty of awesome content and excellent high resolution capabilities. Networked Storage Space Hardware Synology DiskStation > > DS713+: DS – 713+ Western Digital Se – 2TB x 2 HDD’S DS713+ Review: A Video Library requires some thought re: Read More

Google Nexus 5 Review Android/iPhone iOS Mobile Streaming Synology DS713

Google Nexus 5 Review Synology DiskStation DS713+ DS – 713+ Review Android and Apple iPhone iOS Mobile Apps Available From Synology  Watch TV Series Online From Android/iOS Mobile Smartphones I have to admit my main mobile and/or smartphone is the Blackberry Q5. For business you cannot beat a Blackberry keyboard for Read More


OPPO BDP 103 | Audio Video High Definition Watch TV Series Online Netflix Vudu DMR-Digital Media Renderer Audio And Video From All Sources I have used the OPPO Blue ray BDP 103 exclusively for rendering music and video  files stored on the Synology DS713 accessed via my computer then streamed to Read More

Streaming NAS HDD Memory

REVIEW AUDIO HOME CINEMA Streaming High Definition Synology DiskStation DS-713+ Including Memory Upgrade   NAS Synology DS-713+   Intel Atom D2700 processor allows the Synology DiskStation DS713+ to smoke the competition. On the fly encoding with aplomb means not playing catch-up, aka, no stuttering when streaming HD content. HDD Western Read More

Audio and Video Cables – High End or Low End?

Audio and Video Cables – High End or Low End?     You can spend a lot of money on speaker cables, interconnect cables, hdmi – hdmi/dvi for video, etc. Questions Asked: Goal: The Best Value for money spent. Is it worth spending more on the higher-end cables? Yes it Read More

And the Listening is Easy

Listening is Easy   Really enjoying the radio lately. Listening to CFMX 96.3 classical. Program selection has been wonderful especially a piano concerto playing now. The Totem Model 1 Signatures have a very expansive sound stage and the delineation of the notes of the piano are marvelously reproduced. The Arcam Read More