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DTS Play-Fi Now Supports AirPlay 2 with Limited Rollout

DTS Play-Fi embraces Apple with new support for AirPlay 2 and ‘Works with HomePod’ initially available for select McIntosh and Arcom products.

CE Pro Editors · May 18, 2019

McIntosh Wireless Speaker System Incorporates Apple AirPlay 2, Spotify Streaming

McIntosh has introduced its new RS200 Wireless Speaker System featuring ARC, AirPlay 2, and aptX Low Latency compatibility.

Robert Archer · February 25, 2019

New DTS:X Immersive Sound and Play-Fi Wireless Audio Partners at CES 2018

Xperi announces DTS licensees at CES 2018, including new adopters for immersive sound and premium whole-house wireless audio.

CE Pro Editors · January 04, 2018

Not Waiting on Partners, DTS Builds Own Alexa-Enabled Play-Fi Smart Speaker

DTS claims its Phorus PS10 is first Alexa-enabled smart speaker to support high-resolution audio (24-bit/192kHz); works with other wireless Play-Fi devices for whole-house music.

Jordan O'Brien · October 27, 2017

Dish Music Launches on Hopper DVR

Using DTS Play-Fi, the Dish Music app turns Hopper 2, Hopper 3 and Joey set-top boxes with streaming services like Amazon, iHeartRadio, Tidal and Pandora.

Robert Archer · June 22, 2017

Sound United: Heos vs. Play-Fi Debate Continues after D+M Group Merger

Sound United still defining sales roles, wireless platforms for Polk, Def Tech with D+M Group brands Boston Acoustics, Marantz and Denon.

Joe Palenchar · May 16, 2017

What’s Next for HEOS and Play-Fi under Sound United?

Will Sound United continue licensing Play-Fi, or will the company’s acquisition of D+M Group mean expansion for HEOS wireless audio platform? And if so, should Sonos be worried?

Robert Archer · March 01, 2017

How Dish is Winning by Cannibalizing Itself: AirTV, Dish-on-a-Stick, Native Alexa Voice

Demonstrated at CES 2017, Dish Networks’s new AirTV box and Dish-on-a-Fire-TV-Stick could cut into its traditional satellite service; First native Alexa Voice control for TV demo’d.

Julie Jacobson · January 20, 2017

DISH Adds Multi-Room Music to Hopper DVR with Upcoming Launch of New Mobile App

DISH Music uses DTS Play-Fi technology to stream music on TV audio systems throughout the home. App available on all Hopper 2, Hopper 3 and connected Joey clients by February 2017.

CE Pro Editors · January 03, 2017

Julie Jacobson’s 9 Themes from CEDIA 2016

Video doorbells, Amazon Alexa, 4K projectors, productivity software, virtual reality, up-and-coming wireless audio formats and other key themes from CEDIA 2016.

Julie Jacobson · October 14, 2016