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Steve May


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A veteran of the VHS vs Betamax format wars, Steve has been writing about home AV since the early days of Dolby surround sound. A home entertainment specialist with a passion for immersive audio and 4K, Steve covers TVs, soundbars, home cinema systems and Hi-Fi.

Articles by Steve May

  • Panasonic JX850 review

    panasonic jx850 tv review

    Motion-smoothing mid-range LED offers more than an attractive price tag

    19 Apr 2022

  • LG C2 OLED (2022) review

    lg c2 oled 2022 review

    Bright Evo TV is great for just about everything

    14 Apr 2022

  • Toshiba UK31 review

    toshiba uk31 review

    Smart LED range-topper is a great all-purpose 4K cheapie

    25 Mar 2022

  • Sony LinkBuds (WF-L900) review

    sony linkbuds review

    Forget noise cancelling, Sony’s Always-on LinkBuds are designed to let outside audio in

    15 Feb 2022

  • Philips The One 8506 (2021) review

    philips the one 8506 review

    Mid-range LED TV has plenty to offer box set bingers and gamers alike

    10 Feb 2022

  • Panasonic JZ2000 (2021) review

    panasonic jz2000 review

    Master HDR OLED, seven channel Dolby Atmos and 120Hz make for an impressive combo

    25 Dec 2021

  • Sky Glass review

    sky glass tv review

    Dish-less TV from Sky finally arrives

    10 Nov 2021

  • Hisense A6G (2021) review

    hisense a6g review

    Entry-level LED 4K TV doesn’t short-change when it comes to features, and there’s a big choice of screen sizes too

    13 Oct 2021

  • Philips OLED+936 review

    philips oled 936 review

    An LG panel combined with Bowers & Wilkins soundbar

    31 Aug 2021

  • Samsung The Frame (2021) review

    samsung the frame 2021

    A unique lifestyle QLED TV designed to blend seamlessly with your home decor

    17 Aug 2021

  • TCL RP620K Roku TV review

    tcl rp620k roku tv review

    With Roku built-in, this entry-level 4K HDR screen is the complete package

    03 Aug 2021

  • Toshiba WK3C review

    toshiba wk3c review

    Priced to sell, and far from cutting-edge, Toshiba’s WK3C should be high on your list if you want a cheap smart TV

    29 Jul 2021

  • Sony WH-1000XM4 review

    sony wh 1000xm4 headphones review

    The best noise cancelling cans got a whole lot smarter

    11 Jun 2021

  • Samsung QN95A review

    samsung qn95a review

    Neo QLED technology is here, but can Mini-LED rival OLED?

    08 Jun 2021

  • LG C1 OLED (2021) review

    lg c1 oled 2021 review

    It may not use LG’s new Evo panel, but the C1 is a formidable OLED TV in its own right

    07 May 2021

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