Summary: It's not the loudest system around, but people will love the Samsung HT-X30's warm sound and great picture quality. Extra features such as a USB port, DivX playback and DVD-Audio support only add to its charm.
Pros: Good picture quality, Impressive sound, Low price tag
Excerpt: Samsung's HT-X30 is the cheapest kit in the group that can accept digital audio from an external source. Its optical S/PDIF input means you can connect a games console, media centre PC or HD-DVD or Blu-ray player. It also has several other useful features. In addition to the S/PDIF input there are SCART, component and HDMI outputs on the back.