By Robert Archer · January 5, 2018 • Metra's newly announced Helios Active Fiber HDMI cables provide 18Gbps of throughput to fully support the HDMI 2.0 format and technologies like 4K, HDR and object-based surround sound.
By Julie Jacobson · January 5, 2018 • Debuting at CES 2018, LG's first 4K UHD projector (model HU80KA) is small, mobile and smart ... and projects images up to 150 inches.
By Robert Archer · January 2, 2018 • Epson says that its new firmware updates addresses brightness, color saturation and perceived detail performance with several of its HDR enabled projectors.
By Robert Archer · December 20, 2017 • Metra Home Theater Group's new Ethereal MHX and MHY cables employ new design concepts that enable the products to carry 4K signals over longer distances.
By Robert Archer · December 7, 2017 • Futuresource research shows 4K TVs, set-top boxes and streamers from Roku, Apple, Amazon are widely accessible, but 4K content is sparse, and HDR suffers from lack of standards.
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 Jason Knott · December 1, 2017 • Calling some manufacturers claims ‘flat-out lies,’ Metra Home Theater Group addresses HDMI cable length for transmitting 4K signals in white paper and video.
By Robert Archer · November 14, 2017 • Comcast Xfinity subscribers can access their cable subscriptions from the Xfinity TV app on Sony Android TVs to eliminating set-top boxes (STBs).
By Robert Archer · November 10, 2017 • Delivering excellent value, Epson’s Pro Cinema 4040 and Pro Cinema 6040UB projectors deliver 4K and HDR images at affordable prices.
By Robert Archer · October 10, 2017 • Did you catch Alcons Audio's high-performance home theater demo during CEDIA 2017? The setup featured the new CRMSC-SRHV surround speaker, Barco Loki projector, Trinnov processing and a Screen Acoustics hybrid screen.
By Robert Archer · October 4, 2017 • Key Digital KD-X222PO HDBaseT HDMI extender supports Ultra HD 4K signals up to 4096x2160 at 30Hz with 4:4:4 chroma 8-bit subsampling.
By Robert Archer · September 25, 2017 • CEDIA 2017: Metra's Velox Active HDMI cables support 18Gbps throughput to enable 4K Ultra HD with HDR at distances as far as 98 feet (30 meters).
By Arlen Schweiger · September 18, 2017 • Electronics giant Sony rolled out 3 new native 4K projectors at CEDIA 2017, from $5K to $25K, and teamed with Kaleidescape on a 4K content bundle.
By Advertorial · July 24, 2017 • Can you say high dynamic range or HDR when it comes to audio? High-performance audio company Pro Audio Technology (PRO) says yes.
By Robert Archer · July 12, 2017 • Integrators can now place vivid 4K HDR projection in clients' homes at a reasonable price. Epson's Home Cinema (HC) 4000 projector carries an MSRP of $2,200.