Entries Tagged as 'DTS:X'

Polk Unveils `The Command Bar’ With Alexa Mic Array

January 9th, 2018 · No Comments · 2160p, AI Voice Powered Digital Assistants, Amazon, Audio, Auro3D, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, HDMI, HDR, height channels, Home Automation, intelligent assistant, News, object-based audio, OTT services, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, sub woofer, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, voice command, voice control, Wireless Audio

  Sound United is using CES 2018 to unveil the Polk Audio Command Bar, which was developed in association with Amazon to produce a soundbar that is kind of like an Amazon Alexa speaker on steroids. In other news, Sound United said today that it is further expanding its brand portfolio by finalizing a new deal […]

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Panasonic Unveils 2018 Ultra HD Blu-ray Player Lineup

January 8th, 2018 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, AI Voice Powered Digital Assistants, Blu-ray Players, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, HDMI, HDR, HDR10+, intelligent assistant, News, object-based audio, Streaming Services, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, voice command, voice control

  Panasonic unveiled at CES 2018 Monday four new Ultra HD Blu-ray players, including some of the first models to include support for the new HDR10+ dynamic metadata high dynamic range (HDR) platform. The players include the latest generation HCX processors, which are said to enhance HDR picture quality, build after planned firmware updates will […]

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HDMI Forum Releases HDMI 2.1 Specification For Next-Gen. Video Devices

November 28th, 2017 · No Comments · 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Blu-ray Players, Cable TV, Connected TVs, Digital Cameras, Digital Media Receivers, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, gaming monitors, HDMI, HDR, HDR10+, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, object-based audio, OLED, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

  The HDMI Forum formally announced Tuesday the long-awaited release of Version 2.1 of the HDMI Specification that will be offered for use by all licensed manufacturers of next-generation HDMI devices. The specification gives chip and device manufacturers guidance in how to proceed with the implementation of HDMI 2.1 connectors in next-generation televisions, AV receivers, […]

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

November 2nd, 2017 · 1 Comment · 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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Digital Voice Assistants Dominated CEDIA 2017 Audio Advances

September 15th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, Amazon, Audio, Auro3D, center channel, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, front channels, HDMI, HDR, height channels, Home Automation, News, object-based audio, rear surround channel, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, sub woofer, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV

Bang & Olufsen’s Beosound Shape speaker array at CEDIA 2017. The recent custom electronics showcase, CEDIA 2017 in San Diego certainly wasn’t sparse on new advancements in immersive, high-quality music technologies and products, with dozens of companies showing products, technologies and services to keep all of the golden ears delighted. The largest trend was the […]

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LG UP970 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray Player Hits Retail

August 23rd, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 3D Blu-ray player, 3D HDTV, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Blu-ray Titles, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, HDMI, HDR, LG Electronics, News, object-based audio, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Ultra HD Blu-ray Players

  LG model UP970 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray player with support for HDR10 and (via a firmware update) Dolby Vision high dynamic range (HDR) is hitting retail stores now, the company revealed Wednesday. The LG UP970, which is currently available from Amazon at a $236.99 suggested retail price, was first shown at CES 2017 in […]

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UHDA Names New Chairman, First Fulltime President

August 8th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K Front Projection, 4K LED LCD, Blu-ray Discs, Blu-ray Players, Cable TV, Connected TVs, Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, HDR, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, object-based audio, OLED, OLED, OTT services, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV

Mike Fidler, new UHDA president UPDATE! We have included an interview with new UHDA President Mike Fidler after the jump in the story. Read on for his mission objectives. The Ultra HD Alliance (UHDA), the inter-industry group working on 4K UHD standards recommendations and the promotion of UHD and HDR benefits and performance to consumers, […]

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