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MSE SoundTube STNet Switch Optimized for Dante Audio

MSE Audio SoundTube STNet Switch II is a 16-port network switch with PoE designed for use with Dante-enabled digital audio systems.

Robert Archer · July 5, 2019

Lenbrook BluOs 3.4 Update Offers New Refinements

BluOS 3.4 offers user experience improvements for Qobuz and Roon, new Radio Paradise stations, access to nugs.net music service, and support for various hardware.

CE Pro Editors · April 9, 2019

Bluesound MQA Live Event Overcomes Network Glitches

Jazz artist Zara McFarlane’s live London performance is MQA Live streamed using Bluesound Node 2i to an audience at Gilmore’s Sound Advice in NYC.

Jason Knott · October 11, 2018

CE Pro Research: Comparing Multiroom Audio System Installation Prices, Profits

EXCLUSIVE RESEARCH: Integrators report earning solid profit margin for distributed audio systems, even though low-price expectations by clients is biggest challenge.

Jason Knott · October 5, 2018

Vanco Outlines Spot for Dot Engineering Origins

Vanco’s product development is rooted in a constant feedback loop with integrators. Its Spot for Dot multiroom audio product for Amazon Echo is a prime example.

CE Pro Editors · September 20, 2018

Leon Outlines Big Plans for Terra Speakers

Leon Speakers’ CEO Noah Kaplan says combination of stylized outdoor lighting fixtures and high-performance audio speakers are on roadmap.

Jason Knott · July 30, 2018

DALI’s High-End Wireless Speaker System is First Non-Lenbrook Brand with BluOS

DALI unveils $4,300 to $5,300 Callisto series speakers packaged with BluOS streaming module Sound Hub to send audio wirelessly from connected stereo sources.

Joe Palenchar ·

Yamaha $650 Slimline Receiver Gets Skinny with Amazon Alexa

The new $650 Yamaha RX-S602 Slimline A/V Receiver provides a choice of home theater processing modes, Amazon Alexa voice control, and Dolby Vision.

Robert Archer · July 23, 2018

Installing Centralized Multiroom Audio Systems vs. Decentralized ‘Toasters’

Russound’s Charlie Porritt argues integrators should focus on hardwired whole-house audio solutions… not wireless single-room ‘toaster’ options.

Jason Knott ·

Multiroom Audio Installations Special Report: Exclusive Research

First-ever CE Pro Multiroom Audio Deep Dive Study reveals benchmarks for margins, man-hours, wireless vs. hardwired and more key data.

July 12, 2018

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