On the heels of the sendoff of its spring TV line, Sony took the wraps off its latest sound bar and A/V receiver assortment to help complete the home theater experience. The company announced retail availability and pricing on four new Sound Bars – the HT-ST9 (pictured above), HT-NT3, HT-CT780, and HT-CT380, as well as […]
Entries Tagged as 'Surround Sound'
April 20th, 2015 · No Comments · Audio, News, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, Wireless Audio
April 15th, 2015 · No Comments · Audio, Product Reviews, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems
The humble AV receiver (AVR) remains the prime choice for audiophiles that desire a surround sound experience. However, the web of wires and added complexity of AVR ownership isn’t for everyone and that’s where the new Vizio 40″ 5.1 Sound Bar System (SB4051-C0) saves the day. The SB4051 offers easy setup, convenient connection options, and […]
December 5th, 2014 · No Comments · Audio, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound
The sound that comes out of most TVs is terrible. Really terrible. Ever had to rewind to hear what a character said? That’s probably not you, that’s probably your TV’s horrible speakers. Don’t settle for bad audio. Soundbars aren’t that expensive, and the ones listed here can improve the sound of your TV dramatically
March 31st, 2014 · No Comments · Audio, HDMI, News, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, Wireless Audio
Sony announced today two new soundbars and a new sound plate (pictured above). All feature updated electronics for 3D and 4K pass through, 3- HDMI 2.0 inputs and audio return channel (ARC) functionality. Get all the specs and details after the break.
December 16th, 2013 · 2 Comments · Audio, Product Reviews, Review, Sound Bars, Surround Sound, Wireless Audio
It’s reasonable to expect perfection from a soundbar that sells for $1,000. That’s the price Samsung charges for its HW-F850 , and while we’re not saying the sound is perfect, it is rather engaging. More important, the system has an automatic calibration function that optimizes the sound for your listening seat. Just plug in […]
December 11th, 2013 · 4 Comments · Audio, Product Reviews, Sound Bars, Surround Sound, Wireless Audio
Here’s a conundrum: As HDTV displays have gotten bigger, flatter, and more advanced, their built-in speakers have become smaller, less powerful, and less effective. There’s a solution to the problem, though, and it doesn’t necessarily involve spending wads of cash: Add a soundbar to your HDTV. Soundbars range from fully powered standalone units with multiple […]
November 30th, 2013 · 1 Comment · 3D HDTV, 4K LED LCD, Connected TVs, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Plasma, Surround Sound
We’ve searched for early Cyber Monday HDTV listings to give our readers a head start on picking up great deals now, before inventories run out. The list has been honed to reflect high def TVs that are 40%-59% off the retail price and all are “name brands”. The models below are manufactured by LG, Sharp, […]
June 8th, 2013 · No Comments · 3D HDTV, Audio, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, HTIBs, Plasma, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems
Looking for some last minute gift ideas for Dad? Give the gift of tech this year with some great ideas for every budget. From TVs to remotes to soundbars, streamers, players, discs and more, you’ll find the perfect present for Pa.