By Robert Archer · December 11, 2018 • A new partnership between LG Electronics and WiSA will enable integrators to utilize wireless speakers from any WiSA member audio company in tandem with LG's 2019 OLED and UHD LCD TVs to offer homeowners wireless home entertainment systems with full surround sound.
By Robert Archer · December 6, 2018 • The newly announced Just Add Power Point-to-Point PoE Transmitter (709P2P) 3G transmitter pairs with any of the company's receivers to create point-to-point connection or it can be setup in a daisy chain for the installation of as many as four screens.
By Robert Archer · December 3, 2018 • The KanexPro 8x8 HDMI 2.0 to HDBaseT Matrix Switcher handles 4K UltraHD, Dolby Vision HDR, Dolby Atmos, and it provides control options such as IR, RS-232 and Telnet.
By Robert Archer · September 17, 2018 • The newly announced $2,199 Marantz AV7705 Surround Pre-Processor is among the first of a new wave of IMAX Enhanced products, and it supports immersive audio, along with state-of-the-art 4K video.
By Arlen Schweiger · August 28, 2018 • Theory Audio Design, the new sister company to PRO will debut in Sound Room 14 at CEDIA Expo 2018 in San Diego, with a range of in-wall/on-wall loudspeakers, soundbars, subwoofers and amplified loudspeaker controllers (ALC).
By David Meyer · August 28, 2018 • When 4K HDR video is streamed straight to TVs, we need eARC to extract multichannel audio formats like Dolby Atmos over a single HDMI cable from eARC-enabled displays to eARC-enabled receivers. Sony will be first at CEDIA 2018.
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 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 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 12, 2018 • The new Just Add Power VBS-HDIP-747 Rackmount Transmitter provides integrators with a rackmount version of its 3G Ultra HD Over IP Power over Ethernet (PoE) transmitter.