Entries Tagged as 'Surround Sound'

Lionsgate To Master In Dolby Vision, Atmos Formats

June 17th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Hollywood studio Lionsgate said Thursday that it will begin mastering some of its content for the Dolby Vision high dynamic range (HDR) format and Dolby Atmos object-based surround sound. Dolby has now enlisted five studios to back its Dolby Vision HDR platform and seven to pledge support for Dolby Atmos surround sound. The announcement […]

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Review: `Deadpool’ Delivers In Ultra HD Blu-ray

June 3rd, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, Amazon, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Disc Reviews, Full HD 1080p, HDR, Surround Sound, UHDTV

As movies based on comic book franchises go these days, Deadpool was a breath of fresh air. Loaded with irreverent one-liners, and often breaking the fourth wall to speak directly to the audience to poke fun at itself, comic book movies, the actors and even the studio, the movie succeeds as both a very funny […]

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Integra Unveils DRX AV Receiver Line

June 2nd, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, Audio, HDMI, News, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, Video Processors

  Integra, the high-end audio brand of Onkyo USA, launched Thursday four models in its new DRX series of 7.2-channel network AV receivers, offering support for Dolby Atmos and DTS-X object-based surround sound, MQA audio decoding and support for Tidal and Google Cast streaming. Each of the models also include video upscaling up to 4K […]

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OPPO Unveils Its First Wireless Speaker

May 23rd, 2016 · No Comments · News, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound

  OPPO Digital, the manufacturer of high-performance universal disc players, headphones, and mobile device technologies, said Monday that it is jumping into the wireless multi-room audio market with a new Sonica Wi-Fi Speaker, available through the company’s web site starting today. Sonica, which is available at a $299 retail, is a Wi-Fi speaker offering high […]

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Philips Ultra HD Blu-ray Players To Hit Stores Next Month

May 18th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 3D Blu-ray player, 3D UHDTV, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, DVD Players, HDMI, HDR, News, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Philips is planning to release next month two versions of the Ultra HD Blu-ray player it originally unveiled at CES 2016 last January. The brand, which is licensed and managed in North America by P&F USA for Blu-ray players, TVs and certain home theater products, will offer two players differentiated by cosmetic appearance. Both […]

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Yamaha Unveils 4K/HDR-Supporting Aventage Receiver Lineup

May 17th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, Audio, HDMI, HDR, News, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, Video Processors, Wireless Audio

  Yamaha unveiled the next generation of its premium Aventage network AV receivers, which now support both Dolby Atmos and DTS:X object-based surround decoding out of the box in all six 2016 models, as well as 4K Ultra HD with HDR streaming via HDMI 2.0a/HDCP 2.2 inputs. The company said it developed the series with […]

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Denon Adds Pair Of 4K/HDR-Ready X Series AVRs

May 12th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, HDMI, HDR, News, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, Video Processors, Wireless Audio

  Denon this week introduced two new network AV receivers to its mid-range X-series line, both of which are ready to connect to the latest cutting-edge 4K Ultra HD/HDR source components and video displays. Both the new Denon models AVR-X1300W ($599 expected retail) and AVR-X2300W ($799) will be available with leading retailers this month, are […]

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Pioneer Adds Entry 5.1-Ch AV Receiver With Bluetooth

May 10th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, Audio, Blu-ray Players, HDMI, HDR, News, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV

  Pioneer introduced Tuesday its entry model VSX-531 5.1 channel AV receiver with Bluetooth support. The Pioneer-line AVR rings in at an affordable $270 suggested retail price and is available now. It supports 4K Ultra HD video resolution through HDMI 2.0a inputs with HDCP 2.2 copy protection, up to 24-bit video signals, will pass through high dynamic […]

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