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 Advertorial · August 20, 2018 • Paul Hales of Pro Audio Technology explains how properly implemented bass management can enhance the listening experience of modern object-based sound home theaters
By Robert Archer · August 20, 2018 • Priced at $999, the new Denon AVR-X3500X AV receiver is compatible with 4K video signals at 60Hz and 4:4:4 chroma subsampling rates.
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 · 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 · June 14, 2018 • The new Marantz NR1509 and NR1609 receivers support Alexa voice control, with the $749 NR1609 also including Dolby Atmos and DTS:X object-based surround sound.
By Robert Archer · May 22, 2018 • The reasonably priced Emotiva Airmotiv E2 operates as a bipole, dipole, and the company’s inverse bipolar dispersion pattern.
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 Robert Archer · April 9, 2018 • The new Pioneer Elite VSX-LX103 A/V receiver deliver Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, along with 170 watts of power to offer homeowners a competitively priced A/V receiver with state-of-the-art features.
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 CE Pro Editors · January 5, 2018 • Xperi announces DTS licensees at CES 2018, including new adopters for immersive sound and premium whole-house wireless audio.
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 Robert Archer · December 4, 2017 • Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, and Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire have been released on the 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray disc format with DTS:X.
By Robert Archer · November 20, 2017 • DTS, a subsidiary of Xperi Corporation, is partnering with Sound United to incorporate DTS Virtual:X into select Denon and Marantz receivers.
By CE Pro Editors · September 28, 2017 • AudioControl CEO Alex Camara says new Maestro M5 surround-sound processor, Sound Partner Program will help custom integrators succeed.