'The effect is quite attractive, and even subtler here in miniature.'
'the sound through the speaker was fine.'
'While we found that the HTS8100 definitely produced a listening environment superior to that of a stereo system, it ultimately failed to compete with a well-designed, 'true' 5.1 system.'
'More aesthetically pleasing than a large surround sound system. '
'Convenient design: The unique 2-position vertical/horizontal chassis design allows you to adjust your setup to fit your space requirements.'
Gorgeous piano-gloss black finish
'Virtual surround doesn't work very well.'
'The control arrangement is a little frustrating.'
'Space saving design. 45 pounds - not too heavy, good to be slightly hefty.'
'high quality sound and picture'
'The setup for this basic system is very straightforward, and anyone one looking to start down the audioholic path may find it a good beginning to your journey.'
'Multiformat playback: This unit is compatible with DVD Video, DVD+R/RW, DVD-R/RW, VCD, SVCD, Audio CD, CD-R/RW, MP3, WMA, and JPEG formats.'
'lackluster DVD upscaling quality.'
'optional wireless rear speaker kit'
'5-disc DVD changer and great audio'
'The SC-PT650's most obvious sonic shortcoming is dynamic range--there isn't much--so all the sounds come out more or less equally loud.'
'it was a little bit harder to live with the subpar sound.'