6 Hot Home Theater Trends
There's always something new developing for home theater enthusiasts. Here are six trends sweeping the home theater market.
Grant Clauser · December 10, 2012
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.
Grant Clauser is a technology editor, covering home electronics for more than 10 years for such publications as Electronic House and Dealerscope. He's done ISF-level damage to hundreds of reviewed products and has had audio training from Home Acoustics Alliance and Sencore. Have a suggestion or a topic you want to read more about? Email at [email protected]
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