Entries Tagged as 'Wireless Audio'

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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Alexa Support Comes To Select DTS Play-Fi Speakers

January 4th, 2018 · No Comments · AI Voice Powered Digital Assistants, Amazon, Audio, intelligent assistant, News, OTT services, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, voice command, voice control, Wireless Audio

The Pioneer Elite F4 DTS Play-Fi wireless speaker (and others) is being upgraded with Works with Amazon Alexa capability. DTS revealed Wednesday that “Works with Amazon Alexa” functionality is now headed to select wireless speakers supporting its DTS Play-Fi advanced multi-room audio platform. Speaker owners are now able to verbally ask Alexa through the speakers […]

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LG To Bring New Soundbar, Bluetooth Speakers To CES

December 28th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, AI Voice Powered Digital Assistants, Audio, Dolby Atmos, HDMI, height channels, LG Electronics, News, object-based audio, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Streaming Services, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, voice command, voice control, Wireless Audio

LG Electronics made entertainment audio products a big part of its CES 2018 news by revealing a range of speakers  developed with the assistance and technology of partners Dolby Labs (Dolby Atmos) and Meridian Audio (developer of advanced DSP audio technologies). LG is giving up its former association with Harman Kardon, many of the assets […]

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LG Teams With Meridian On AV Entertainment Sound

December 19th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Audio, Connected TVs, HTIBs, LCD Flat Panel, LG Electronics, News, OLED, Sound Bars, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHD 4K OLED, UHDTV, Wireless Audio

  LG revealed this week that it is teaming up with high-performance audio technology manufacturer Meridian to enhance the sound produced by select LG home entertainment products. The partnerhship replaces LG’s former and similar alliance with Harman International, in which LG’s chief rival Samsung acquired assets earlier in the year. Read more on the LG […]

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Google Kicks Off `Home Max’ Speaker Launch

December 11th, 2017 · No Comments · AI Voice Powered Digital Assistants, Audio, Home Automation, intelligent assistant, News, voice command, voice control, Wireless Audio

  Google launched Monday its new Home Max speaker with Google Assistant technology, designed to provide a bigger sound experience and intelligent “smart sound” acoustic adjustments. The Google Home Max speaker is available now primarily online through Best Buy, Walmart and the Google Store at a $399 retail price. It is slated to roll out […]

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Amazon Expands Daily Deals For Black Friday

November 24th, 2017 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Digital Camera/Camcorder, Full HD 1080p, gaming monitors, intelligent assistant, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, routers, voice control, Wireless Audio

  This is it, Black Friday has arrived, and Amazon is providing a load of deals on holiday gift items and electronics to brighten the season. Savvy e-shoppers will find up to 37 items offering significant savings for the annual shopping holiday. That’s more specials in one day than any other day since the Black […]

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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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Phorus PS10 Wireless Speaker With Alexa Goes On Sale

October 23rd, 2017 · No Comments · Amazon, Audio, News, Sound Systems, voice command, voice control, Wireless Audio

  DTS said Monday that the Phorus PS10, the first DTS Play-Fi enabled wireless speaker with Amazon Alexa Voice Service, is now available for purchase from Amazon and Phorus.com. The Phorus PS10, which carries a $249 retail price, includes a built-in far-field microphone array to accept voice commands to access information, play music, and control […]

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