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Guide to the Best HDMI Signal Amplifier Boosters (Repeaters)

Like most types of cable, HDMI has a limited range. Unlike most varieties commonly in use, it’s fairly short. The theoretical range of an ordinary HDMI cable is 50 feet, but that’s only theoretical. For one thing, the range for a 4K, 60Hz signal is much shorter. Not only that, but HDMI cables are finicky. They’re highly sensitive to interference, so their range is easily …

DeerTV: The Best Outdoor Projector Enclosure? (Review)

If you want to enjoy a movie the way it was meant to be experienced, it’s tough to beat a home projector. Once used only by hardcore movie enthusiasts, home projectors are now more affordable than ever. And thanks to digital media, you don’t have to use bulky, reel-to-reel film. With a projector, you can ditch the 70-inch TV and watch full-sized, floor-to-ceiling video. But …

Guide to the Best PlayStation 1, 2 and 3 HDMI Upscalers (Converters)

If you’ve been gaming for a long time, you’ve probably built up a collection of old consoles. And along with these consoles, you’ll have some treasured old games. But modern HD and 4K TVs aren’t always ideal for playing lower-resolution games. Now, you might be thinking this is obvious. Of course old, low-res games aren’t going to look as sharp as the latest and greatest. …

In-Depth Review of the WiMiUS S25 WiFi Bluetooth Projector

When most people think of projectors, they think of old-school technology. Before streaming, before Blu-Ray, even before DVD and VHS tapes, there were projectors. Back in the day, they were the only way to enjoy a movie at home. But they came with some significant downsides. For one thing, they were expensive, complicated machines with pricey parts. For another thing, the media was inherently clunky. …