Entries Tagged as 'Sound Bars'

Review: Samsung HW-K950 Dolby Atmos Sound Bar Brings Object-Based Audio Home

August 9th, 2016 · No Comments · Audio, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, HDMI, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, Wireless Audio

  It’s really amazing to hear the level of sound quality coming from some of today’s sound bars. Once hollow and boxy sounding speaker TV add-ons with narrow sounding coverage and limited musicality, the genre has transformed in recent years into a full-fledged Hi-Fi contender. The Samsung HW-K950 5.1.4-channel sound bar with Dolby Atmos ($1,497.99) […]

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Yamaha Adds Low-Cost All-in-One Sound Bar

August 9th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV

  Yamaha introduced Tuesday a new very affordable addition to its family of all-in-one sound bars with the YAS-106, offering simplified setup and built-in dual subwoofer support. The sound bar, which will be available in mid-August at a $199.99 suggested retail price, supports a full multichannel Dolby Digital and DTS surround sound experience in an […]

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4K Ultra HDTV Olympics Coverage Begins Tonight

August 5th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Curved Screeen, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Satellite TV, Satellite UHD 4K TV, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

  Ladies and gentlemen, in case you haven’t noticed over the last couple of days, the 2016 Summer Olympic Games from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil began this week, and tonight is the night to catch the much-anticipated 4K Ultra HD coverage of the Opening Ceremonies in what is sure to be a spectacularly colorful affair […]

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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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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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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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