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Texas Longhorn Super-Fan Gets 5-Screen Home Theater with Burnt-Orange Smart Lights

University of Texas super-fan hits the “Hook-em” button on a Savant home-automation remote to tune all five Sony TVs to his favorite sports stations and trigger Philips Hue smart bulbs to glow burnt orange.

Lisa Montgomery · July 25, 2018

Yamaha Soundbar Incorporates DTS Virtual:X Object-Based Surround Sound

The successor to the YAS-107, the new $200 Yamaha YAS-108 soundbar provides homeowners with a modern, ergonomically friendly surround sound solution.

Robert Archer · June 21, 2018

Sonos Tops Subwoofer, Soundbar Categories – CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis

More of the CE Pro 100 smart-home installation firms offer Sonos soundbars and subwoofers than any other audio brand, according to the 2018 CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis … but be careful drawing conclusions.

CE Pro Editors · June 11, 2018

Sonos Beam Soundbar is Full of Firsts: AirPlay 2, Siri, HDMI, but No Atmos

Sonos finally does HDMI with new Beam Soundbar, embracing ARC audio and CEC control, as well as virtually everything else (except Dolby Atmos) that’s hip in A/V — Alexa, Siri, Google Assistant, Airplay 2, Fire TV, room EQ and more.

Andrew Nichols · June 08, 2018

Custom-made James Loudspeaker Soundbar ‘Rocks’ in Large Stone Wall Project

James Loudspeaker works with Orlando integration company A/V Creative Concepts for challenging installation that required unique custom speaker in a giant shallow-depth stone wall.

Robert Archer · May 15, 2018

TCL’s Big Plans for 2018: More Roku 4K TVs, Cheap Prices, Onkyo Audio, AI Everywhere

All the big 2018 news from TCL’s New York reveal: 5/6 Series 4K TVs with Roku, Dolby Vision, HD, low prices from $349; plans for Onkyo brand acquired from Gibson; and major investments in artificial intelligence (AI) for audio, video and control.

Joe Palenchar · April 26, 2018

Leon Horizon Interactive FIT Soundbar Offers Built-in Storage Capabilities

The new Leon Horizon Interactive Fit soundbar is an audio solution that integrators can use for residential and commercial sound system installations.

Robert Archer · March 20, 2018

Sennheiser Launches 3D Soundbar for Home Theater Audio, Hires Petro Shimonishi

Sennheiser makes first foray in home theater audio market with 3D Soundbar featuring 9.1 configuration, 13 drivers.

Jason Knott · January 23, 2018

Polk Audio Launches Command Bar Soundbar with Alexa

At CES 2018 Polk Audio introduced its new Polk Command Bar soundbar that features Amazon Alexa voice assistant.

Robert Archer · January 12, 2018

Next Level Acoustics Shipping Fusion Theater Series Soundbar

Boston-based Next Level Acoustics is shipping its large format Fusion Theater Soundbar.

Robert Archer · January 05, 2018