Anthem http://www.stuff.tv/anthem/all en-GB Anthem BLX 200 http://www.stuff.tv/anthem-blx-200/review <div class="field field-type-text field-field-standfirst"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Acclaimed Canadian AV brand Anthem makes its UK debut with this costly but performance-centric Blu-ray player </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-number-integer field-field-enable-hero"> <div class="field-label">Enable hero:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enable full width image </div> </div> </div> <p>Although a new name to the UK home cinema scene, Canada-based Anthem has long been an AV stalwart in the US. In fact, it’s surprising the brand hasn’t really made a concerted bid to conquer this side of the Atlantic before. </p> <p>It’s definitely here now, though, arriving with a high-fidelity bang in the shape of the £600 BLX 200 <a href="http://stuff.tv/blogs/jargonbuster/archive/2008/02/11/blu-ray.aspx" target="_blank">Blu-ray</a> player.</p> <p><strong>Ugly beautiful</strong></p> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-pricing"><legend>Pricing</legend><div class="field field-type-number-float field-field-test-price"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> £600.00 </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="fieldgroup group-ratings"><legend>Ratings</legend><div class="field field-type-hcmreviewrating-rating field-field-overall-rating"> <div class="field-label">Overall rating:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="hcmrating-default">8 stars</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> <fieldset class="content-multigroup-group-sections"><legend>Review Section</legend><fieldset class="content-multigroup-wrapper content-multigroup-0"><div class="field field-type-hcmvideofield-video field-field-brightcove-video"> <div class="field-label">Video ID/URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="messages warning">This video is not currently supported.</div> </div> </div> </div> </fieldset> </fieldset> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-verdict"> <div class="field-label">Verdict:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> There’s something rather old-fashioned about the Anthem BLX 200, but its AV talents are worth the premium </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-legacy-url"> <div class="field-label">Legacy URL:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> /review/anthem-blx-200 </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.stuff.tv/anthem-blx-200/review" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.stuff.tv/anthem-blx-200/review#comments Anthem Blu-ray and DVD BLX 200 Fri, 23 Apr 2010 05:00:00 +0000 Simon Osborne-Walker 14387 at http://www.stuff.tv