Xbox

All In Xbox

Top 5 Home Tech Trends for 2021: Time to Take Gaming Seriously

The next-generation Xbox Series X and PlayStation 5 have arrived, VR gaming continues to mature and other influences make the category prime for profitability.

Andrew Nichols · February 05, 2021

CTA Forecasts 4.3% Growth in Consumer Electronics in 2021

Major categories like 8K TVs, video game consoles, wireless headphones, and wellness technology are all poised for a big 2021.

CE Pro Editors · February 02, 2021

CE Pro Podcast #32: Getting Up to Speed on HDMI 2.1 System Installs

HDMI Forum president David Glen talks about Ultra High Speed cable certification; enhanced gaming and video features; PlayStation 5 & Xbox Series X releases; and more.

Arlen Schweiger · November 13, 2020

Coronavirus Pandemic Helps Boost Video Game Console Market, Delays 8K TV Adoption

Due to millions of consumers being forced to stay home and search for entertainment, the video game console market is looking extremely strong in 2020.

Andrew Nichols · November 03, 2020

Video Experts Troubleshoot HDMI 2.1 Issues, Discuss Impact of Xbox Series X and PS5 on 120 FPS Content

Industry experts Joel Silver and Matt Murray offered a wealth of video performance and distribution knowledge to attendees during the pair’s CEDIA Education session.

Andrew Nichols · September 18, 2020

Audeze Penrose wireless headsets

Penrose Wireless Gaming Headsets

Audeze, an audiophile headphone manufacturer, has launched its Penrose wireless headset aimed at console and PC gamers. Extending Audeze’s family of gaming headphones that includes the LCD-GX and the Mobius 3D Surround Sound PC gaming headset, the Penrose is designed with Microsoft’s Xbox Series X and Sony’s PlayStation 5 in mind, the company says. Penrose […]

Arlen Schweiger · July 16, 2020

8K video sound united HDMI

How to ‘Sell 8K’ When There’s Little 8K Content

Be ready to embrace gamers, and ensure customers know improvements from HDMI 2.1 can benefit both 4K and 8K to help future-proof their media rooms.

CE Pro Editors · May 27, 2020

Boston Integrator Updates Local Cancer Nonprofit’s Apartments and Rec Center

Integration company Inspired Technology and Communications helped the Christopher’s Haven non-profit by installing new Samsung TVs, Xbox consoles and more into 9 apartments used to provide free housing for families with children undergoing cancer treatment.

Andrew Nichols · June 24, 2019

Xbox Project Scarlett Promises an 8K, 120fps Gaming Experience

The newly announced Xbox Project Scarlett comes with goodies like 8K support, ray-tracing, solid state drives, and a next-gen AMD processor.

Andrew Nichols · June 10, 2019

Microsoft Xbox One X Becomes First Device to Support New HDMI 2.1 Features

The $499 Xbox One X gaming console will sport new HDMI 2.1 features like Variable Refresh Rate (VRR) and Auto Low Latency Mode (ALLM) in an upcoming firmware update.

Andrew Nichols · August 06, 2018