Better Active Optical Cable Products are Finally Coming to Market

Concern surrounding the performance and validity of AOC device claims have prompted manufacturers to begin improving upon the many flaws of these products.

May 29, 2024

Marantz’s MODEL M1 Amp Can Triple as a Soundbar or AVR

The Marantz MODEL M1 offers a host of features, including streaming services like Spotify Connect and TIDAL, as well as Apple AirPlay, HDMI with eARC and built-in Dolby Digital+ processing for use in AV systems.

May 28, 2024

Russound AVA Amplifiers

Providing integrators with a choice of small-footprint, multichannel amplifiers, the new Russound AVA series of amplifiers support a wealth of home AV applications. Available in a choice of 2.1 and 3.1 configurations, the new amps utilize the N.H.-ba

May 23, 2024

ICE Cable Systems Now Manufacturers in the U.S.

ICE Cable Systems, a manufacturer of low-voltage wire and cable products, has announced that it is now manufacturing in the United States. Founded in 2004 by president Brian Rizzo, the company serves the CEDIA and adjacent markets with a full assortm

May 08, 2024

Triad SA1 Streaming Amplifier Complements Homeowner Lifestyles

The new Triad SA1 whole-house audio amplifier is rated to produce 200-watts-per-channel, and it offers a host of DSP-based options.

May 01, 2024