Entries Tagged as 'object-based audio'

Sound United Reveals November, December Holiday Deals

November 17th, 2017 · No Comments · Amazon, Audio, center channel, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, front channels, HDMI, HDR, height channels, News, object-based audio, rear surround channel, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, sub woofer, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, Wireless Audio

  Sound United, manufacturer of high performance AV brands including Marantz, Denon, Definitive Technology, Polk and others, has kicked off the holiday season by announcing a number of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals and beyond on the company’s various brands of audio video receivers (AVRs), speakers and other home theater components. Among the offer […]

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FCC Approves ATSC 3.0 Framework By 3-2 Vote

November 16th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Cable TV, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, object-based audio, OLED, Satellite TV, Surround Sound, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

As was widely expected, the members of Republican-led Federal Communications Commission (FCC) voted, 3 to 2, along party lines Thursday to approve a framework for the roll out of the nation’s next digital television broadcast platform, known as ATSC 3.0. FCC Chairman Ajit Pai called the action a vote for innovation. He was one of […]

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Review: Yamaha YAS-207 Offers Surprising Surround Sound For Under $300

November 2nd, 2017 · No Comments · 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, DTS:X, front channels, HDMI, height channels, LCD Flat Panel, News, object-based audio, OTT services, Review, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, sub woofer, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems

  Yamaha has been one of the leaders in soundbars for a while now, and for a good reason — its products sound better than most others for the money. The YAS-207, introduced earlier this year at a $299.99 suggested retail, stands as a step-up model in the Yamaha soundbar assortment, where it sets the […]

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LG Wallpaper TVs On Review In Colorado As OLED Roadmap Rolls Out In Europe

November 1st, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, HDR, LG Electronics, News, OLED, Sound Bars, Surround Sound, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

LG’s Dave Vanderwaal unveils an LG Signature W7 Wallpaper TV at CES 2017. Fans of the latest 4K Ultra HD OLED TVs in Colorado might want to check out demonstrations of the LG Signature Series “Wallpaper TVs” coming to three ListenUp store locations November 14-16th. The A/V specialty electronics/custom installer is working with LG to […]

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Update To Bring Dolby TrueHD To 2017 LG OLED TVs

October 19th, 2017 · 2 Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, Audio, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, HDMI, height channels, LG Electronics, News, object-based audio, OLED, OLED, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  LG said Thursday that a new firmware update for its 4K Ultra HD OLED TVs is bringing support for Dolby TrueHD lossless sound technology to 2017 models. The update will make it possible for 2017 LG OLED TV owners to listen to lossless, uncompressed 5.1 and 7.1 channel Dolby TrueHD audio soundtracks through their […]

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Panel: HDR Will Become `The Norm’ In Television Entertainment

October 13th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K Front Projection, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, HDR, LG Electronics, News, OLED, OLED, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

The LG Cinema House 360-degree presentation with a Signature W7 “Wallpaper” 4K OLED TV High dynamic range – the visual experience included in the best 4K Ultra HD TVs and more and more in 4K video productions to relay a wider range of contrast between deeper blacks and brighter whites along with a wider gamut […]

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Review: Roku Streaming Stick+ Delivers Speedy 4K, HDR10 Streaming

October 9th, 2017 · 1 Comment · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Dolby Atmos, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, Live OTT services, News, object-based audio, OTT services, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Skinny TV services, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHDTV

  Roku recently announced its 2017 five-model streaming adapter line with its new Roku 8.0 operating system, which brings improved power, speed and enhanced voice control features to the Roku streaming video equation. We were able to get the newly announced Roku Streaming Stick+ ($69.99) with 4K Ultra HD resolution and HDR10 high dynamic range […]

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Amazon Adds New Affordable 4K Fire TV Adapter With HDR

September 28th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, Dolby Atmos, electronic program guides, HDMI, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, Live OTT services, News, OTT services, Skinny TV services, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

With news of the new Apple TV 4K adapter out, Amazon formally introduced a new version of its Fire TV media adapter, equipped to stream up to 4K Ultra HD with high dynamic range (HDR). The new Fire TV is set to ship October 25 in a couple of bundle options, including the Fire TV […]

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