By David Meyer · August 27, 2018 • HDBaseT and other HDMI extenders might be 'certified' for bandwidth but not necessarily video quality. At CEDIA Expo 2018, ask about compression schemes for 4K and HDR, including Display Stream Compression and Color Space Conversion.
By Jeff Boccaccio · August 27, 2018 • HDMI guru Jeff Boccaccio explains compromises with 4K HDR video distribution, compression schemes like Display Stream Compression, and tough choices for integrators.
By Robert Archer · August 24, 2018 • The Kordz PRS3 AOC HDMI cable will be introduced to U.S. integrators at the CEDIA Expo 2018 show in San Diego during the week of Sept. 4-8, and according to the company the product supports the latest video formats.
By Lisa Montgomery · August 17, 2018 • After a leaky pipe ruined their home theater, these owners undertook a massive 4K upgrade including a Kaleidescape movie server and Apple TV.
By CE Pro Editors · August 16, 2018 • FIBBR's new Crystal fiber optic active HDMI cables can integrate almost invisibly and can carry 4K content at 18Gbps up to 165ft (50m).
By Robert Archer · August 3, 2018 • EPV Screens AcousticPro 4K eFinity is an edge-free, acoustically transparent screen solution that supports 4K content.
By CE Pro Editors · August 1, 2018 • The Consumer Technology Association released its 'U.S Consumer Technology Sales and Forecasts' report, which suggests 4K UHD TVs will be the top revenue maker for residential A/V pros.
By Robert Archer · June 29, 2018 • The Seymour-Screen Excellence Backlighting Kit is a tunable white-bias lighting solution designed for situations such as pairing an ambient light rejecting (ALR) screen with a high-brightness projector in darkened rooms.
By Robert Archer · June 25, 2018 • The new 86-inch, $21,999 Storm 4K Ultra Bright Outdoor Display produces high enough brightness levels to deliver quality images in a range of environments.
By Robert Archer · June 22, 2018 • Ideal for integrator demos, the newly released 'Jurassic Park' $50 box set features UltraHD and Blu-ray disc versions of the first four Jurassic Park movies in 4K HDR with DTS:X immersive audio.
By Robert Archer · May 21, 2018 • The Wolf Cinema 4K PRO-817 Projector provides integrators with a step-up $9,995 projector that employs a DLP chipset and a laser-phosphor light engine.
By Robert Archer · May 15, 2018 • One of the first Amazon Alexa-controlled projectors, the Optoma UHD51A has a TI chipset to deliver 4K home theater images at $1,699.
By Robert Archer · May 8, 2018 • Adding to its selection of mid-priced A/V receivers, the newly bolstered Denon X-Series and S-Series offer Dolby Atmos and DTS:X object-based surround sound, Amazon Alexa voice control, and increased video functionality.
By Joe Palenchar · April 26, 2018 • 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.
By Robert Archer · April 23, 2018 • The new Peerless-AV UltraView line of 4K UHD outdoor televisions are engineered to withstand temperatures ranging from -22 degrees to 122 degrees.