With the price of today's flatpanel displays being so affordable, and loudspeaker performance getting better on the cheap, Audioholics contributor Jerry Del Colliano asks an interesting question: "Is Today's Home Theater Gear Too Inexpensive?"\n\nFor consumers, what you get for your money today is better than ever before. Don’t be fooled into thinking that you have to pay for the nth degree of performance, unless that is the goal that you are chasing. That level of excellence will always be elusive but like breaking the world speed record – it is a hell of a lot of fun, too. In the meantime, enjoy the fact that you can spend less today than ever before on an AV system that can rock in ways money couldn’t buy mere years ago – and that is a damn good thing. \n\nRead: Is Today's Home Theater Gear Too Inexpensive?