Understanding Limiting and Compression Can Save Your Outdoor Audio Install

While the rise of digital signal processing (DSP) has been a boon for many integrators, two of its most important and useful functions are often underutilized.

Jul 23, 2019

5 Tips to Design High-Performance Outdoor Audio Systems

Using dual subwoofers, asking the right questions of the client about performance needs, and setting gain limits so as not to disturb the neighbors are among the tips to building great outdoor audio setups for clients.

May 15, 2018

5 BEST Household Enhancements and Installation Accessories of 2017

Arris, Clare Controls, GoVision, Metra Home Theater, NEAR and SureCall win in CE Pro BEST Awards Household Enhancements & Installation Accessories category.

Nov 07, 2017

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NEAR Announces Two New Satellite/Subwoofer Landscape Speaker Systems

This week at CEDIA 2017, NEAR Speakers is showing its new NEARSCAPES IG44.1 and NEARSCAPES IG44.1DSP landscape systems.

Sep 08, 2017

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The Best Speaker Placement for Great Outdoor Acoustics

Outdoor acoustics 101: As outdoor audio setups are requested for more than a simple patio design, loudspeaker placement and use of subwoofers and amplification require more sophistication.

Apr 25, 2017

16 BEST Home Theater & Multiroom AV Products of 2016

Check out the 2016 BEST Award winners in the home theater and multiroom audio/video category: DISH, Barco, NEAR, TiVo, Denon, NAD and more.

Oct 25, 2016