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  1. Yamaha Plans to Release DTS:X Firmware in Early March

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Denon and Marantz recently became the first brands to activate true DTS:X functionality on select premium AV Receiver models. These downloadable firmware updates first went live at the end of January and a second wave of model updates should be available tomorrow. The rollout of this highly...
  2. Value Electronics is hosting a preview event this coming Wednesday... press release included

    AV Home Theater
    This is a pretty cool event at Value Electronics... here's the press release! PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contacts: Robert Zohn Value Electronics 35 Popham Road Scarsdale, NY 10583 914-723-3344 [email protected] VALUE ELECTRONICS TO HOST EARLY LOOK AT THE 4K...
  3. Vizio Release Pricing for Its Dolby Vision Reference Series Televisions

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Vizio has been readying its Reference Series of televisions for retail sale for a number of months, and, yesterday, the popular television manufacturer released the actual MSRPs that customers will need to stomach if they want to take a bite of the world’s first Dolby Vision capable sets...
  4. Yamaha Releases Six New Aventage Receivers (RX-A3050, RX-A2050, RX-A1050, RX-A850, RX-A750, RX-A550)

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Yamaha recently announced six new Aventage AV Receivers, anchored by the company’s new flagship RX-A3050 9.2-channel model. Yamaha has seemingly left no stone unturned in design and execution, making several of these new models incredibly competitive in a receiver market that has been...
  5. DVDO's iScan is Set for Release

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    DVDO is an interesting video oriented company that sells a variety of home theater products ranging from wireless HD signal solutions to upscaling devices and HDMI switching stations. They also offer a smattering of other home theater accessories. Recently, the company announced the pending...
  6. Walking Dead release to Netflix?

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    So when does the latest Walking Dead season get released on Netflix? I'm so eager to watch it but don't want to score the Internet for pirated versions.
  7. Power Sound Audio Welcomes ICE and is Set To Release New Subwoofer Models (S1500, V1500, S3000, S3000i)

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Power Sound Audio (PSA) has released images and details covering four new subwoofer designs. The Ohio based company has also unveiled a new slick-looking website. We have a lot to cover, so let’s dive in and take a look at what Tom Vodhanel and Jim Farina have been cooking-up for fans of the...
  8. Atlantic Technology is Poised to Release a New In-Ceiling Atmos Speaker (IC-6 OBA)

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Object Based Audio is one of the more exciting Home Theater tech advancements in recent years. Not only does it add a sense of dimensionality to sound that we’ve yet to experience, it’s also adaptive to varying setups. Because Atmos and DTS-X code sounds as objects (as opposed to assigning...
  9. 101 Dalmatians (animated) Blu-ray release on Feb 10th 2015

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    This Valentine’s Day, Share the Humor, Suspense and Adventures With Your Family! Disney’s 101 DALMATIANS DIAMOND EDITION Available for the First Time on Digital HD, Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Disney Movies Anywhere and On-Demand – February 10th Featuring All-New, Never-Before-Seen...
  10. Oculus home video release on August 5th 2014

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    From the Producers of Paranormal Activity and Insidious, The Terror Arrives on Digital HD™ July 29 and on Blu-ray™ and DVD August 5 Synopsis Seeing is deceiving in this disturbingly original horror flick that reflects heart-stopping terror as you’ve never imagined! It’s been ten years since the...
  11. The Son of God - Home video release on June 3rd 2014

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    THE MOST IMPORTANT CHAPTER OF THE GREATEST STORY EVER TOLD -- NOW LIKE NEVER BEFORE From award-winning producers Roma Downey and Mark Burnett and their LightWorkers Media, comes SON OF GOD, a major motion picture that brings the life of Jesus Christ to the screen like never before ON BLU-RAY™...
  12. Lego Movie - Home Video release on June 17th 2014

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    “Smart, clever and wildly imaginative!” — Scott Mantz, Access Hollywood “The funniest, cleverest, most exhaustingly exhilarating animated feature in ages.” — Richard Corliss, TIME “A full-throttle, giddily inventive, all-ages joyride.” — Michael Rechtshaffen, The Hollywood Reporter...
  13. Samsung Releases 2014 Product Information, Part 2

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Last week we previewed Samsung’s 2014 Television offerings, featuring their newly designed Ultra High-Definition (UHD) Curved displays. This week, in Part Two of our Samsung series, we’ll highlight other Samsung home theater and audio products new to this year. One of the company’s big pushes...
  14. New AVR Model Release dates?

    Home Theater Receivers | Processors | Amps
    Does anyone have any idea in what period of the year the various AVR manufacturers release their new (2014/2015) models? I am especially interested in new Pioneer model introduction announcements as I heard the rumor that they will be upgrading their room correction software to include finally...
  15. Blu-ray Release Dates: February 2014

    Blu-ray Release Dates
    February 04, 2014 About Time (Universal) AKB0048 Next Stage: Season 2 (Sentai Filmworks) Android Cop (Asylum) Baggage Claim (20th Century Fox) The Banshee Chapter - 3D (Xlrator) Case of You (IFC Films) City of Angels (Warner Brothers) The Crash Reel (Phase 4...
  16. Vizio Will Release a Reference Line of UHD-TVs, Kicks 3D to the Curb

    Home Theater, Audio and Video News
    Vizio is making a move. The long time manufacturer of solid Hi-Def televisions traditionally offered at reasonable prices recently revealed they are shedding some weight for their Ultra Hi-Def (UHD) lines while taking a crack at the high end market. Interestingly (but, perhaps, not...
  17. Blu-ray Release Dates: January 2014

    Blu-ray Release Dates
    January 07, 2014 4 Film Favorites: Leonardo Dicaprio (Warner Brothers) Archer: The Complete Season Four (20th Century Fox) Badges of Fury (Well Go USA) Being Human: The Complete Third Season (One) The Cassandra Crossing / Domino Principle (Shout Factory) Closed Circuit...
  18. Blu-ray Release Dates: December 2013

    Blu-ray Release Dates
    December 03, 2013 Boston Red Sox 2013 World Series Collector's Edition Set (A&E) All the Boys Love Mandy Lane (Starz/Anchor Bay) Anchorman - The Legend of Ron Burgundy: The Rich Mahogany Edition (Paramount) Angry Birds Toons - Season One - Volume One (Sony) Aquarion: Season...