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Myron Ho reviews Denon's new DA-300USB DAC, a small, 3.3-pound device that sports multiple digital audio inputs and supports high-resolution audio up to double-DSD. How does it perform? Read on to find out.
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Aug 27, 2014|
For over three decades, Canada-based Simaudio has been designing and manufacturing very well-built and high-performing electronics. Over the years, I have heard many Simaudio pieces at various CES events and in friends' stereo systems. However, I have never had a...
Aug 25, 2014|
RBH has redesigned its popular CT Series sub/sat system. Dennis Burger puts the new CTx speakers and subwoofer through their paces and comes away highly impressed.
Aug 20, 2014|
DVDO's AVLab TPG 4K test pattern generator is a great tool for the forward-looking calibrator who values convenience and portability.
Aug 18, 2014|
Brian Kahn explores Marantz's NA-11S1, a well-built, well-featured network audio player and DAC that resides in the company's Reference Series lineup.
Aug 15, 2014|
Want to put together a great outdoor theater for your end-of-summer BBQ? Visual Apex's ProjectoScreen144HD is a good-quality portable screen sold for a great price.
Aug 13, 2014|
If you're looking for an easy, cost-effective way to bring big-screen theater to the great outdoors, Visual Apex's ProjectoScreen line of portable screens gets it right.
Aug 11, 2014|
Onkyo's $700 TX-NR636 is a forward-looking AV receiver that's loaded with features, including HDMI 2.0 and HDCP 2.2. How does it perform? Dennis Burger finds out.
Aug 6, 2014|
I have been searching for a wireless HDMI transmitter for our den for quite a while. Some of the units I've auditioned have worked fairly well; others were virtually unwatchable -- but all had one thing in common: none would...
Aug 4, 2014|
ATC is back with a gorgeous speaker that is at home in a recording studio but might just find its way into your home with its solid build quality and beamingly accurate sound.
Jul 30, 2014|
Back in January, I reviewed Wyred 4 Sound's excellent mAMP. To form a complete system, power amplifiers like the mAMP need to be tethered to a preamp. Enter the companion model, Wyred 4 Sound's mPRE stereo preamp, which not only...
Jul 28, 2014|
You've heard me and plenty of other reviewers say it: so far, the benefits of 4K/Ultra HD have been difficult to discern in the TV realm, where affordable screen sizes just aren't large enough to see an obvious step up...
As leverage in current negotiations with companies like Disney and Warner Brothers, Amazon has chosen to prevent pre-order sales on big-name Blu-ray releases. Will this affect current disc sales and the future of physical media?
This fall, Sunfire will debut three new subwoofers designed to offer maximum performance in a minimalist form. The XTEQ Series will include three models, sporting 8-, 10-, and 12-inch active drivers and 3,000 watts of amplification. Prices range from $1,500...
For all you cord-cutters out there who are looking for a way to record and manage over-the-air content, TiVo has introduced the limited-edition Roamio OTA DVR, which includes a 500GB hard drive and four ATSC tuners, as well as built-in...
BenQ has introduced follow-ups to its popular W1070 and W1080ST home theater projectors. The new HT1075 ($1,199) and HT1085ST ($1,299) are 1080p, 3D-capable DLP projectors with a rated 2200 ANSI lumens of brightness and 10,000:1 contrast ratio. The HT1085ST adds...
Atlantic Technology has introduced a new Dolby Atmos-enabled speaker module. The 44-DA ($499/pair) is designed especially to sit on top of Atlantic's THX-certified 4400 LR speaker, but it can be mated with other speakers or used on its own as...
Bowers & Wilkins turned some heads and earned some praise (from us, here) when it introduced the CM10 speaker last year, which incorporates technologies from the company's higher-end speaker lines. Now, Bowers & Wilkins is updating the entire CM Series...
DISH Network has launched a newly redesigned interface for its popular DISH Anywhere app that allows you to access your live TV feed and DVR recordings via an iPad, Android, or Kindle tablet. The new interface is more image-driven and...
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