Outdoor Audio

All In Outdoor Audio

Why Wide Dispersion Is Key to Quality Outdoor Audio Designs

Klipsch Professional Landscape Series uses its 105-degree-dispersion Tractrix horn to helps integrators cover larger outdoor areas, avoiding gaps and hot spots.

Jason Knott · March 27, 2019

Madison Fielding Rebrands, Adds Outdoor Housings for Sonos Speakers, Amps

‘Planter Speakers by Madison Fielding’ rebrands as Intelligent Audio Products, offering new loudspeaker designs for outdoor tables, pedestals and lamps, including housings for Sonos speakers and amps.

Jason Knott · March 26, 2019

27 Speakers, 0 Subwoofers Resolve Home’s Outdoor Audio Challenges

NYC integrator ATTYWON designs outdoor audio system for massive Long Island property using 27 120-degree dispersion Episode speakers with no subwoofers. Did it work?

CE Pro Editors · February 07, 2019

Sonos and Sonance Announce Pricing, Features for Indoor and Outdoor Speakers

The new in-wall and in-ceiling speakers are designed to work with the Sonos Amp and are expected to be available starting on February 26th.

CE Pro Editors · February 06, 2019

SoundTube Brings Dante Connectivity Outdoors

The SoundTube Dante enabled STNet IPD-SM52EZ and IPD-SM82-EZ-II are designed to provide dealers with outdoor speakers that feature digital connectivity.

Robert Archer · November 30, 2018

Deeper Dive into 70v Audio – Speakers, Switchers, Streaming, Sweet Sound

In Part 2 of his 70-volt audio series, Capitol’s Fred Harding expounds on 70v features, options and considerations, including timers, pagers, video conferencing, music licensing, and hybrid 8-Ohm + 70v amps.

Fred Harding · November 26, 2018

70 Volt Audio: Introduction to the Products and Principles

Long the domain of commercial spaces, 70-volt audio systems are making their way into residential applications, with popular home-tech vendors delivering 70v speakers, amps and peripherals.

Fred Harding · November 21, 2018

Rockustics OneSub and DubSub Give Outdoor Audio a Bass Boost

The Rockustics DubSub can be wired with two additional full-range speakers to create a three speaker system powered by any traditional amplifier.

CE Pro Editors · November 05, 2018

Sound Advice on Outdoor Installs from Coastal Source President Franco D’Ascanio

Coastal Source president Franco D’Ascanio believes outdoor A/V could be one key to increasing integrator revenue, citing increased design budgets for outdoor living.

CE Pro Editors · October 11, 2018

Coastal Source Scales Up High-End Outdoor Audio, Lighting Lines

Coastal Source debuts high-performance $7,500 12.0 Line Source bollard speakers, light-changing Ellipse bollard lights and elegant Hinge lighting, among others, at CEDIA Expo 2018.

Jason Knott · October 08, 2018