By Robert Archer · August 24, 2018 • The growing popularity of object-based surround sound or immersive audio requires more amp channels. The question is where are the industry’s seven-, eight-, 10-, 12-channel amps to support these applications.
By Robert Archer · August 20, 2018 • Launched earlier this year, the latest home theater processor from Bryston is a $13,995 state-of-the-art SP4 Cinema Processor.
By Robert Archer · February 12, 2018 • Immersive audio formats have forged an impactful effect to complement 4K video in driving renewed interest in home theater. Here are 19 Dolby Atmos and DTS:X products that integrators can use to create sizzling sound systems.
By Robert Archer · December 13, 2017 • Now that we have at least three good immersive audio platforms -- Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and Auro-3D -- there's no excuse for a good home theater to skip object-oriented sound. Here are 16 components to choose from.
By Jason Knott · December 8, 2017 • Newly formed Immersive Audio Technologies acquires StormAudio, the Home Entertainment and Luxury Audio Product Division of Auro Technologies.
By Wilfried Van Baelen · August 14, 2017 • When it comes to immersive audio, you don't have to choose between object-based or channel-based encoding. Here's how to make them work together for perfect 3D home theater surround sound.
By Chelsea Cafiero · August 1, 2017 • This enormous villa goes high-tech with Crestron control, Lutron lighting, Sony Bravia TVs, Sonance and Bowers & Wilkins audio, Fortress Seating and more. It's a 2017 CEDIA Award finalist for EMEA.
By Paul Hales · June 26, 2017 • As immersive audio formats like Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and Auro-3D come to home theater, dealers should be prepared to demo the new formats to customers.
By Jason Knott · March 24, 2017 • Adding speakers for Dolby Atmos, DTS:X or Auro 3D to create great immersive audio only works if extra speakers’ signals are processed individually, but most surround sound processors only offer 11 channels. It’s a problem.
By Chelsea Cafiero · December 23, 2016 • How will we see virtual reality, voice control, Apple HomeKit, video steaming and immersive sound evolve in the next year? 12 home-tech pros, some dealers and some manufacturers, offer predictions for 2017.
By CE Pro Editors · December 12, 2016 • It seems Auro Technologies has its arms outstretched, not only to the CE industry but to its end users and other immersive sound formats like Dolby Atmos and DTS:X as well.
By Chelsea Cafiero · November 25, 2016 • Sony Pictures Post Production Services' new mix stage prepares feature film and TV for Dolby Atmos, Auro-3D and other immersive sound formats.
By Paul Hales · October 3, 2016 • The demo remains the best way to show clients the advantages of a home theater. Pro Audio Technology's Paul Hales discusses how he demonstrates home theater using object-based surround sound.
By CE Pro Editors · September 8, 2016 • Datasat's high-performance RS20i flagship home cinema processor is a CEDIA Best New Product finalist and offers state-of-the-art Dirac room optimization technology.
By Wilfried Van Baelen · August 24, 2016 • Auro Technologies CEO says the onus is on Auro, Dolby Atmos and DTS:X to work together to ensure backwards compatibility among all three immersive audio technologies.