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  1. JVC’s DLA-RS4500 Becomes the World’s First THX Certified 4K Projector

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    JVC recently announced that its new flagship DLA-RS4500 4K home theater projector has been awarded THX 4K Display Certification, making it the first and only 4K projector to receive the honor. The RS4500 marks JVC’s second attempt at 4K projection, with the first hitting the market nearly 6...
  2. Sharp to Showcase First Hi-Res Wireless Player and New THX Certified UHDTV at Value Electronics

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Sharp’s new 70-inch 4K Ultra HDTV and Hi-Res Audio player are the focus of Value Electronics’ next big in-store event. Beginning at 4PM this coming Thursday (November 13, 2014), Robert Zohn and his staff will use Sharp’s new gear to deliver an entertainment experience that is sure to ignite the...
  3. THX specs for acoustics

    Home Audio Acoustics
    I just found this, and I find it interesting that THX uses no diffusion and apparently uses absorption on all wall. I would think that the room would be too dead, but it does make sense to me for strictly watching movies. What do you think?
  4. Onkyo Unveils Two THX Certified AV Receivers

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    The Onkyo Integra brand, designed and created for custom audio and video installers, has enjoyed years of success. In May of 2013 Onkyo unveiled the new Integra DTR-30.5, touting its streaming capabilities using built-in Bluetooth and WiFi (their dual inclusion being a first for an Onkyo...
  5. Sharp Unveils World’s First THX Certified Ultra High Definition Television

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Like an unstoppable wave, 4K Ultra HD products are racing toward the shorelines. We’ve recently reported on a number of new 4K products including displays, a media player, and receivers capable of 4K pass through and up-conversion. Yesterday, Sharp added more energy to the movement by...
  6. Seeking advice THX Certified Onkyo 9400 In Box Home Theater??

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hello Home Theater Shack members! I’m new to the Home Theater Shack & this is my 1st post. I enjoy high quality listening, I grew up listening to my father’s Macintosh system, but now need to get the best bang for my buck system that meets my needs. I was seeking some advice about purchasing...
  7. THX Certified Blu-rays, mastered to work best with THX processing?

    Audio Processing
    I can't seem to find any definitive answers. When a DVD/Blu-ray is THX certified, does the sound engineer mix the audio to work better with the THX processing modes? Will using, for example, THX cinema more accurately represent the engineer's original intent. Any ideas?
  8. Onkyo BD-SP809 THX Certified Blu-ray player

    Blu-ray | DVD | Disc Media Players
    07/07/11 - UPPER SADDLE RIVER, NJ (7/7/11) -- Onkyo, a leading specialist in hi-fi and home theater, has announced the release of the BD-SP809, the company’s new top-of-the-line THX® Certified Blu-ray Disc player. The BD-SP809 handles a wide range of disc media, includes sophisticated...
  9. THX Certified

    Home Theater System Recommendations
    Hello, I'm pretty inexperienced in the world of home theater and have been looking at upgrading my 8 year old Panasonic HTIB (it has a VCR on it). While looking at different receivers in my price range, 3 seem to stand out the most: Denon AVR-1911 Onkyo TX-SR608 Pioneer VSX-1020-K From the...