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Roku’s Cheapest Streamers Ever – 4K Roku Premiere and Premiere+ with Voice Remote Start at $39

In addition to new 4K Roku Premiere and Premiere+ streaming media players, Roku announces new OS 9 software for streamers and OS 8.2 for Roku TVs, now compatible with Roku wireless speakers

Robert Archer · September 24, 2018

Amazon Announces New Echo Devices Including Amp, Subwoofer, Dot and Auto [PR]

New Echo devices let you add a subwoofer to your Echo devices, amplify or stream high-fidelity music to your existing home audio system (Echo Link), and add Alexa to your own speaker (Echo Input).

CE Pro Editors · September 20, 2018

Sonos Kills it with New Sonos Amp, Seriously Open API, Sonance In-Walls, Channel Love

In grand gesture to the smart-home installation channel, Sonos launches powerful new Amp, opens API with plentiful tools for all who care to integrate, launches in-wall/in-ceiling speakers powered by Sonance and launches a genuine, generous dealer program.

Julie Jacobson · August 29, 2018

Sonos Unveils all-new Sonos Amp, Doubles Down on Installation Channel (PR)

Amp will be available globally February 2019. New collaboration with industry leader Sonance will focus on creation of a series of architectural speakers to complement Sonos Amp; Sonos fully opens developer platform and adds new control APIs.

CE Pro Editors · August 29, 2018

Yamaha MusicCast Amplifier is Alexa Enabled, Streams Spotify

The new Yamaha XDA-QS5400RK MusicCast Amplifier is a streaming device developed specifically for whole-house audio installations.

Robert Archer · August 23, 2018

Lenbrook Invites Integrators to ‘Put on Running Shoes’ at CEDIA Expo 2018

Lenbrook (booth #5435) will debut new BluOS interface, speakers from DALI and PSB, and conduct multiple educational sessions.

CE Pro Editors · August 22, 2018

The State of Whole-House Audio in the Smart-Home Channel

Wireless connectivity, high-resolution audio and voice-control integration technologies are fueling a new era of whole-house audio.

Robert Archer · August 06, 2018

Sonos IPO Day: Why SONO is More than a Boring Hardware Play

Sonos (SONO) prices its IPO at $15 per share, below the expected range of $17 to $19. Wall Street is skittish about consumer-electronics hardware companies like Fitbit and GoPro, but Sonos is different.

Julie Jacobson · August 02, 2018

Former Sonos Reps Weigh In on IPO

Former Sonos reps dumped by the company mostly say they would buy stock in the wireless smart speaker company when it goes public at $17 to $19 per share.

Chuck Schneider · July 25, 2018

Roku Moves into Wireless Audio with Roku TV Wireless Speakers

Roku TV is getting a new hardware option. The new Roku TV Wireless Speakers debut for a $150 bundled price that includes a voice control remote.

Robert Archer · July 16, 2018