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ISC West 2021 Delights Attendees, Displays Latest in Security Technology

After multiple delays and the cancellation of last year’s in-person event, a scaled-down ISC West returned to provide integrators with the latest in security tech news and products.

Rodney Bosch · July 26, 2021

Hands-On: ViewSonic X100-4K Serves Up Solid Value 4K LED Projection

Thanks to its budget price point and ability to produce nicely saturated colors and inky blacks, the Viewsonic X100-4K is a great all-around option for home theater projects.

Arlen Schweiger · July 21, 2021

Tym Matterhorn Parade of Homes

Utah Integrator Overcomes AV Obstacles in Parade of Homes Project

Tym Smart Homes & Home Theaters enlists Just Add Power video-over-IP for assorted displays; Control4, Josh.ai handle controls in ‘Matterhorn’ installation.

Arlen Schweiger · July 15, 2021

Inside Savant’s Vegas Modern Design-Centric Showroom

Savant’s 15,000-square-foot Vegas Modern 001 Experience Center displays wellness, lighting, AV and more for in-person and virtual tours.

Jason Knott · July 14, 2021

LG PuriCare 360

Hands-On: LG PuriCare 360 Air Purifier Improves Air Quality

The LG PuriCare 360 Air Purifier allows integrators to provide an indoor air quality solution to clients in retrofit types of situations.

Robert Archer · July 07, 2021

Local Integrator Adds High-End Audio, Lighting to Indian Fine-Dining Spot

Michelin-starred chef Atul Kochhar wanted his restaurant to feature the latest in audio and lighting tech, so he reached out to local integrators Crescendo AV to help navigate some difficult design challenges.

CE Pro Editors · July 06, 2021

Star Wars: Bad Batch D-Box encoding

6 Streaming TV Shows with D-Box Motion Encoding

Hit shows including Wandavision, Falcon and the Winter Soldier, and The Witcher offer the ability to stimulate beyond home theater’s typical AV senses via D-Box.

Robert Archer · July 01, 2021

Hands-On: Platin Monaco 5.1 System Shows What WiSA Can Offer for Integrators

Integrators looking for a wireless audio solution for home theater installs should strongly consider the Platin Monaco 5.1 system, as it deftly handles high-res audio streaming and provides tons of install flexibility.

Andrew Nichols · June 29, 2021

Local Integrator Loads Up Luxury Condo Complex with Latest in Smart Home Tech

After being unsure what to do with the property he bought, developer Jim Gross decided to call up some integrators and create a luxury condo space complete with Control4 automation.

CE Pro Editors · June 17, 2021

CE Pro Home Theater Deep Dive 2021: Home Theater’s Big Comeback

Spurred by a home entertainment demand surge during the pandemic, the average integrator installed 5 dedicated cinema rooms at $28,227 apiece, and 6 multipurpose home theater areas at $17,312 each over the past 12 months.

Jason Knott · June 16, 2021