Entries Tagged as 'Audio'

LeEco Acquires Vizio In Bid To Disrupt OTT/TV Ecosystem

July 26th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Second Screen, Sound Bars, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHDTV, Virtual Reality

                       LeEco Chairman Yueting Jia (left) celebrates with Vizio CEO William Wang. In a deal that could be as disruptive for the over-the-top content streaming industry as Vizio’s entry was to U.S. television manufacturing, China-based Internet content giant LeEco announced Wednesday that it is acquiring Irvine, CA-based Vizio for $2 billion. LeEco founder and CEO […]

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Paramount Releases Blu-ray Disc Titles With DTS:X Sound

July 22nd, 2016 · No Comments · Audio, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Full HD 1080p, News, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems

  DTS, developer of high definition surround sound solutions, said that the first Paramount Home Media Distribution Blu-ray Disc titles with support for DTS:X are now hitting store shelves. DTS:X is an object-based surround format offering height channels to create one of the most immersive surround sound experiences available for the home. The first titles […]

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Yamaha Adds Blu-ray Players With 4K Up Conversion, SACD Support

July 14th, 2016 · No Comments · 3D Blu-ray player, 3D HDTV, Audio, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Full HD 1080p, News, Surround Sound, Video Processors

                                                                   Yamaha Aventage BD-A1060 Yamaha introduced this week a pair of Full HD Blu-ray players including its BD-S681 and premium Aventage BD-A1060 models, offering 3D playback, 4K Ultra HD up conversion, and compatibility with high-resolution audio formats. The Yamaha BD-S681, carrying a $329.95 suggested retail, and […]

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Amazon Prime Day Offers Summer Savings On TVs, Electronics

July 12th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 3D Blu-ray player, 3D UHDTV, 3LCD front projectors, 3LCD projectors, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Audio, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, Front Projection, HD DVD Titles, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Sound Bars, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV

  Amazon Prime Day is today and in full swing offering huge savings on an expanded lineup of television models. Below is a list of some of the key TV and video product specials that were still available, though going fast. To be eligible, shoppers will need to have a membership to Amazon Prime. Find […]

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Samsung Dolby Atmos Sound Bars Now Available For Pre-Order

July 11th, 2016 · No Comments · HDMI, News, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, Wireless HD

Samsung said Monday that its model HW-K950 Dolby Atmos sound bar, which was an HD Guru Best of CES winner in January, is now available for pre-order. The HW-K950 is billed as the industry’s first Dolby Atmos sound bar package to include two wireless rear speakers. Samsung said the HW-K950 (with wireless rear channel speakers) […]

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‘Eddie the Eagle’ UHD Blu-ray Makes Colors Soar In HDR

July 8th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Disc Reviews, HDR, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV

  Eddie the Eagle is a typical underdog-makes-good movie that like Rudy before it, was produced as a feel good distraction from more turbulent times and events. Here, the film uses an unlikely athlete who makes good to qualify as an English ski jumper in the ’88 Winter Olympics in Calgary. The story deals with […]

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LG Experience Displays To Showcase 4K, Dolby Vision, HDR-10

July 6th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, OLED, Sound Bars, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

  TV shoppers confused about the latest 4K Ultra HD TV technologies, including both flavors of High Dynamic Range (HDR) – HDR-10 and Dolby Vision – and what a wide color gamut (WCG) looks like can soon go to a Best Buy store or participating regional AV electronics retailer to get a demonstration on some […]

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Denon, Marantz Add Network AVRs

July 5th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, HDMI, HDR, News, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, Video Processors

D&M Holdings, which is the manufacturer of AV components under the Denon and Marantz brands, recently unveiled new network AV receivers under each of the audio equipment lines. Under the Denon brand, the company unveiled the AVR-X3300W Network AV Receiver (shipping in July at a $999 suggested retail price) designed to fill larger rooms with […]

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