By Bill Kieltyka · July 23, 2019 • While the rise of digital signal processing (DSP) has been a boon for many integrators, two of its most important and useful functions are often underutilized.
By By Bill Kieltyka · May 15, 2018 • Using dual subwoofers, asking the right questions of the client about performance needs, and setting gain limits so as not to disturb the neighbors are among the tips to building great outdoor audio setups for clients.
By Robert Archer · April 25, 2018 • NEAR NEARSCAPES outdoor speaker systems offer integrators a choice between the IG44.1 and IG44.1 DSP packages that bundle the company's IG4M two-way speaker and IGS100M in-ground subwoofer. The DSP system adds a 3XL power amplifier to create a complete turnkey solution.
By CE Pro Editors · November 7, 2017 • Arris, Clare Controls, GoVision, Metra Home Theater, NEAR and SureCall win in CE Pro BEST Awards Household Enhancements & Installation Accessories category.
By CE Pro Editors · September 8, 2017 • This week at CEDIA 2017, NEAR Speakers is showing its new NEARSCAPES IG44.1 and NEARSCAPES IG44.1DSP landscape systems.
By William Kieltyka · April 25, 2017 • Outdoor acoustics 101: As outdoor audio setups are requested for more than a simple patio design, loudspeaker placement and use of subwoofers and amplification require more sophistication.
By CE Pro Editors · October 25, 2016 • Check out the 2016 BEST Award winners in the home theater and multiroom audio/video category: DISH, Barco, NEAR, TiVo, Denon, NAD and more.
By CE Pro Editors · September 5, 2016 • NEAR to debut two entry-level full range outdoor speakers and a digital amplifier and host a daily drawing for a free pair of NEAR LB5 outdoor speakers at CEDIA 2016 in Dallas.
By CE Pro Editors · August 31, 2016 • NEAR Speakers' training session will cover speaker directivity, even sound coverage, amplifier choice, stereo vs. mono, and when to consider 70v systems. One attendee will win a free pair of NEAR LB5 outdoor speakers, a $998 retail value.
By William Kieltyka · August 25, 2016 • Delivering ‘even’ sound distribution for outdoor audio applications may call for a non-stereo design you hadn’t considered.
By CE Pro Editors · August 16, 2016 • NEAR has updated two of its IG Series in-ground speakers; the IG8 and IG6 are now 'Series 2' products called the IG8s2 and IG6s2 with increased sensitivity by 3dB so they play louder and are easier to drive than their predecessors. Check them out at CEDIA 2016.
By CE Pro Editors · January 6, 2016 • Keep checking back for CE Pro's brief product and company news in custom electronics.
By CE Pro Editors · October 14, 2015 • NEAR will be showcasing its latest products at CEDIA Expo 2015 in booth 1516.
By CE Pro Editors · October 9, 2015 • NEAR training addresses pros and cons and practical applications of 70V systems at CEDIA Expo 2015.
By CE Pro Editors · September 29, 2015 • Outdoor satellite/subwoofer systems from NEAR cover broad area with high performance sound, on display at CEDIA Expo 2015.