Entries Tagged as 'Sound Systems'

HDMI 2.1 To Bring Robust Home Theater Experience

January 19th, 2017 · 2 Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, HDMI, HDR, height channels, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, object-based audio, OLED, OLED, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  Developers of HDMI 2.1, the next version of the HDMI digital connector which was formally announced at CES 2017 earlier in the month, are calling it by far the most aggressive and different of all the prior versions of the digital interface used for video and audio applications. During our visits with various engineers […]

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Vizio Adds Google Home Control To SmartCast Products

January 18th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, electronic program guides, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDR, Home Automation, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, screen mirroring, Second Screen, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, UHDTV

  One week after announcing it had updated the SmartCast platform powered by Google’s Chromecast, TV/video display maker Vizio said that its SmartCast enabled products are now compatible with Google Home, Google’s new voice-activated speaker powered by the Google Assistant. Vizio SmartCast TVs have Chromecast functionality built in to enable streaming video and music apps […]

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HD Guru’s Best of CES 2017 Awards Revealed!

January 13th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K Front Projection, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, Digital Cameras, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, Front Projection, front projectors, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDMI, HDR, height channels, laser projectors, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, LG Electronics, News, object-based audio, OLED, short-throw projectors, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players, Virtual Reality

  CES 2017 brought us the continued evolution of 4K Ultra HDTVs supporting both high dynamic range (HDR) and a wide color gamut, and this year top manufacturers made great strides in presenting not only brighter and more colorful pictures, but truly impressive looking television sets to boot. We also saw more of the new […]

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Sony Unveils 4K OLED TVs With Dolby Vision, Ultra HD Blu-ray

January 4th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDMI, HDR, laser projectors, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, object-based audio, OLED, OLED, Second Screen, short-throw projectors, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, sub woofer, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

Sony’s XBR-65A1E 4K Ultra OLED TV Sony Electronics used CES 2017 to unveil a wide range of displays, sound bars and A/V components, including a look at the company’s first OLED-based 4K Ultra HDTVs and a close-up look at its first 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player with universal disc support. In flat-panel TVs, Sony introduced […]

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LG Unveils 8 Sound Bars Including Dolby Atmos Model

January 4th, 2017 · No Comments · Audio, center channel, Dolby Atmos, front channels, HDMI, height channels, LG Electronics, News, object-based audio, rear surround channel, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, sub woofer, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV

                                                    LG’s New SJ8T 2-Piece Sound bar In addition to introducing select 2017 4K Ultra HD television lines with built-in Dolby Atmos surround sound support, the company unveiled a new 8-model sound bar lineup highlighted by its first model with the 3D 360-degree surround enhancement feature. LG’s new product development director Tim Alessi said LG’s […]

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Samsung Reveals New Ultra HD Blu-ray Player, Soundbar

December 28th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, HDMI, HDR, height channels, News, Second Screen, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, sub woofer, Surround Sound, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  Gearing up for next week’s CES 2017, Samsung Electronics revealed Wednesday three key new AV group products that will be unveiled in Las Vegas, including a H7 Wireless Speaker, a new soundbar and a new UHD Blu-ray player. Samsung said its new AV products all emphasize sleek, simplistic designs and enhanced integration across multiple […]

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LG Portable Speaker Rises To CES Occasion

December 26th, 2016 · No Comments · Audio, LG Electronics, News, Sound Systems, sub woofer, Surround Sound

                                                        LG’s Levitating Portable Speaker LG Electronics revealed Monday night that it will show at next week’s CES 2017 a futuristic “levitating portable speaker.” LG model PJ9 is a wireless speaker designed to hover in place over an accompanying Levitation Station, while emitting high-quality audio sound. The speaker’s design and levitating action makes a striking […]

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Xbox One S To Get Dolby Atmos Update

October 26th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 3D Blu-ray player, Amazon, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Dolby Atmos, height channels, News, object-based audio, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  Microsoft revealed Wednesday during a slew of announcements for its Surface event in New York that the Xbox One and the latest Xbox One S gaming console (with 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray support) soon will be adding the ability to playback Dolby Atmos 3D surround sound via bitstream. The consoles will be receiving a […]

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