As A/V technologies evolve, home designs change, clients alter their habits to fit their lifestyles, and home theater becomes subject to trends and evolutions.
While the traditional dark basement with a 5.1-, 7.2-, or 12.1-channel audio system, big screen, and rows of reclining seats on risers is still considered the classic idea of a home theater, the A/V systems people install in their homes today look very different.
This has led many in our industry to abandon the term “home theater” for one of several newer, more flexible terms. We’ve rounded up the latest trends for home theater enthusiasts.
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About the Author
Grant Clauser is the technology and web editor for Electronic House. Grant has been covering home electronics for more than 10 years with editorial roles in several consumer and trade magazines. He's done ISF-level damage to hundreds of reviewed products and has had audio training from Home Acoustics Alliance and Sencore.