Featured Home Theater Reviews
Adrienne Maxwell explores BenQ's new flagship projector, the $3,799 HT6050. This 1080p DLP projector is THX-certified and offers multiple lens options to suit a variety of viewing environments.
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Oct 26, 2016|
Let's clear one thing up right from the get-go: DALI is short for Danish Audiophile Loudspeaker Industries and has nothing to do with a certain Spanish surrealist painter. Now that we've cleared that up, let's move on to more important...
Oct 19, 2016|
Audeze is a California-based designer and manufacturer of headphones, microphones, and amplifiers since 2008. The LCD-4 ($3,995) is the flagship headphone employing planar magnetic technology. Planar magnetic transducers suspend a flat, lightweight diaphragm in a magnetic field rather than employ...
Oct 17, 2016|
Brent Butterworth explores Definitive Technology's BP9060--a bipolar speaker that features a powered bass section and a creative design to easily integrate Definitive's A90 Atmos module.
Oct 12, 2016|
Adrienne Maxwell auditions VIZIO's SB4551-D5 soundbar system, which features a powered three-channel soundbar, an 8-inch subwoofer, and dedicated surrounds in a petite package.
Oct 10, 2016|
Sean Killebrew explores Klipsch's R-15PM powered monitor, a two-way speaker that features built-in Bluetooth and a variety of input options--including a phono input.
Oct 5, 2016|
Adrienne Maxwell reviews Amazon Prime Music. How does this music streaming service compare with the likes of Spotify, Apple Music, and Pandora? Read on to find out.
Oct 3, 2016|
Brent Butterworth auditions NHT's MS Tower speaker ($699 each), a three-way design that also incorporates an up-firing Atmos speaker module.
Sep 28, 2016|
Scott Schumer explores Focal's flagship headphone, the Utopia. This $4,000 open-back over-the-ear headphone features pure Beryllium drivers.
Sep 26, 2016|
Adrienne Maxwell reviews Samsung's flagship SUHD TV, the UN65KS9800. This curved TV uses a full-array LED backlight with local dimming, and it supports HDR and wide color gamut technologies.
Sep 21, 2016|
Ben Shyman explores the XA30.8 from Pass Labs. This 30-watt stereo amplifier is a Class A solid-state design with an MSRP of $6,800.
Sep 19, 2016|
Dennis Burger examines Anthem's new flagship 11.2-channel MRX 1120 AV receiver. This model delivers the performance we've come to expect from Anthem...and adds some interesting new features, to boot.
When it comes to the launch of the Ultra HD Blu-ray format, Jerry Del Colliano is not impressed with how the studios and manufacturers have handled things.
Soundcast has unveiled a new portable, weatherproof Bluetooth speaker called the VG1. This petite speaker weighs just one pound and features two-inch aluminum drivers and a rear-firing bass radiator. The VG1 has a built-in microphone and works with Siri for...
FierceCable is reporting that AT&T will acquire Time Warner for $85.4 billion. The acquisition would make AT&T, which already owns DirecTV, a much more powerful content provider, as the company would take ownership of HBO, the Turner networks, and Warner...
Bluesound had added a soundbar to its line of whole-house music players and speakers. The new PULSE Soundbar ($999) is a powered three-way design using six speakers (two tweeters, midrange drivers, and woofers) and two passive radiators, all powered by...
Monitor Audio has introduced a new line of all-weather in-wall/-ceiling speakers designed for use in pool rooms, bathrooms, marine decks, and other locations where weather is a concern. The All-Weather Custom Series includes four round speakers. The 6.5-inch AWC265 ($395)...
DISH has announced the addition of YouTube to its integrated lineup of streaming apps, which also includes Netflix, Pandora, Vevo, and The Weather Channel. The app was added through the company's latest firmware update. While the Hopper 3's Netflix app...
Variety is reporting that VUDU will add a free, ad-supported streaming option to its platform. Called "Movies on Us," this section will include free access to thousands of older HD movies--Mad Max, True Grit, School of Rock, and Hoosiers were...
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