Multi-room Audio

All In Multi-room Audio

Why You Should Include a Subwoofer in Every Room

Subwoofers are the most overlooked element in multiroom audio applications, says Mike Jordan of SnapAV.

Jason Knott · July 24, 2018

3 Ways DSP Tools Streamline Multizone Audio Installations

AudioControl’s Alex Camara explains how digital signal processing (DSP) can manage zones, adjust speaker levels and network across components to improve their multiroom audio installation process.

Jason Knott · July 18, 2018

DIY vs. Pro Installation: How to Discuss Multiroom Audio Options with Clients

Legrand’s Fritz Werder isolates the 3 key differentiators between professionally installed vs. standalone DIY wireless multiroom audio solutions that integrators should tout with clients.

Jason Knott · July 16, 2018

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.

Peter Smith · July 12, 2018

ADA Custom Built Program Puts Integrator Brand Name Front and Center

Ever wanted your business logo on the components you sell? Audio Design Associates (ADA) has you covered with its new Custom Built program.

Robert Archer · July 10, 2018

Pulse-Eight at ISE 2018: Multiroom Audio Powered by Amazon Alexa, First ’18 Gbps’ HDBaseT Extender

At ISE 2018, the HDMI-CEC geniuses at Pulse-Eight showed new Amazon Alexa audio matrix, NFC-enabled TV remote control, and first shipping 18 Gbps HDBaseT extender that supports 4K/60, HDR10, HDCP 2.2 and DSC compression scheme.

Julie Jacobson · February 13, 2018

Mitch Witten: New SVS Wireless Speakers Made for ‘True Listening’ and ‘Immersive’ Audio

SVS aims to move wireless audio beyond mere background music with DTS Play-Fi-based $499 Prime Wireless speakers and $399 Soundbase integrated amp, introduced at CES 2018.

Jason Knott · January 17, 2018

Clever Fix for Tricky Speaker Install in Manhattan Apt. with Expansive Views

Where do you put loudspeakers in a Manhattan apartment with floor-to-ceiling windows and a view of the Empire State Building? Home Theater of Long Island (HTOLI) placed Meridian powered speakers in an unusual place.

Robert Archer · November 22, 2017

10 Scary Songs for a Rocking Halloween Playlist, Starting with Ozzy

Forget the obvious Halloween classics like Monster Mash and Purple People Eaters. Dish up some scary metal rock for the Halloween season.

Robert Archer · October 26, 2017

Hands On Review: Meridian 258 Eight-Channel Amplifier and 218 Zone Controller

Meridian establishes a leadership position in the whole-house, multiroom audio market with its new 258 Eight-Channel Amplifier and 218 Zone Controller. CE Pro gets a hands-on look at both.

Robert Archer · October 09, 2017