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...
This is a pretty cool event at Value Electronics... here's the press release!
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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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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From the Producers of Paranormal Activity and Insidious,
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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...
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...
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...
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...
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)