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Sound United Unveils New Products From Polk and Marantz at NY Event

Sound United Unveils New Products From Polk and Marantz at NY Event

By Jeff Berman

 

The MagniFi MAX SR--Polk Audio's first soundbar to be bundled with surround speakers--was a key highlight of the several new products introduced by parent company Sound United at a sneak peak event for reporters in New York on May 11.... Read More

 
Onkyo Adds Three AV Receivers to RZ Series

Onkyo Adds Three AV Receivers to RZ Series

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

In June, Onkyo will add three new AV receivers to its premium RZ Series. The TX-RZ820 ($1,399), TX-RZ720 ($1,099), and TX-RZ620 ($899) are all 7.2-channel models offering support for Dolby Atmos, DTS:X, 4K/60p 4:4:4 HDR video pass-through, network connectivity, multi-room... Read More

 
Chromecast and Google Home Now Available on Pioneer Audio Products

Chromecast and Google Home Now Available on Pioneer Audio Products

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Pioneer has announced that a number of its 2016/2017 AV receivers, HT systems, and network speakers now support Chromecast audio streaming and voice control via Google Home. Specific model numbers are listed in the press release below, and the functionality... Read More

 
Onkyo Adds Chromecast Support to Many of Its Audio Components

Onkyo Adds Chromecast Support to Many of Its Audio Components

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Onkyo has announced that many of its 2016 and 2017 audio components will now support Chromecast audio streaming and voice control via Google Home. The addition of Chromecast allows you to stream audio wirelessly from any Cast-compatible app on your... Read More

 
New TX-NR676 and TX-NR575 AV Receivers From Onkyo

New TX-NR676 and TX-NR575 AV Receivers From Onkyo

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

The latest additions to Onkyo's 2017 AV receiver lineup are the midrange TX-NR676 (shown here, $649) and TX-NR575 ($549). Both are 7.2-channel models that support Dolby Atmos and 4K/Dolby Vision/HDR10 pass-through, as well as DTS:X. Both are also networkable receivers... Read More

 
New MultEQ Editor App for Denon and Marantz Electronics

New MultEQ Editor App for Denon and Marantz Electronics

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Denon and Marantz have announced the introduction of a new Audyssey MultEQ Editor app that allows owners of select Denon and Marantz electronics (specific models are listed below) to further fine-tune their Audyssey speaker calibration. The MultEQ Editor app, which... Read More

 
Pioneer Introduces the VSX-832 AV Receiver

Pioneer Introduces the VSX-832 AV Receiver

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Pioneer's new VSX-832 is the company's first 5.1-channel AV receiver to support Dolby Atmos and DTS:X in a 2.1.2 or 3.1.2 configuration, and it will also be Dolby Vision compatible, with 4K/HDR support and HDCP 2.2 on all HDMI inputs.... Read More

 
New RX-V 83 Series AV Receivers From Yamaha

New RX-V 83 Series AV Receivers From Yamaha

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Yamaha will roll out its new RX-V 83 Series of AV receivers in April and May. The RX-V683 ($649.95) and RX-V583 ($549.95) are 7.2-channel models that support Dolby Atmos and DTS:X 3D audio, as well as 4K/HDR video pass-through--with support... Read More

 
Rotel Introduces Multichannel RAP-1580

Rotel Introduces Multichannel RAP-1580 "Amplified Processor"

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

In April, Rotel will launch a new multichannel AV product, the RAP-1580. The company refrains from using the phrase "AV receiver" and instead uses "amplified processor" to describe the RAP-1580, which includes seven channels of Class AB amplification, rated at... Read More

 
Onkyo Debuts Entry-Level TX-SR373 AV Receiver

Onkyo Debuts Entry-Level TX-SR373 AV Receiver

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Onkyo has introduced a new entry-level AV receiver: the TX-SR373. This 5.2-channel receiver features Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio decoding, as well as built-in Bluetooth with aptX for wireless audio streaming. The receiver is rated at 80 watts per... Read More