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HomeTheaterReview.com is famous for their insightful home theater, consumer electronics and AV industry Featured News Stories. No other specialty AV publication offers such insights into the consumer electronics industry than HTR and these articles written by the likes of Jerry Del Colliano, Adrienne Maxwell, Andrew Robinson and others are as good as it gets when it comes to taking a hard look at the future of the hobby, passion and business known as audiophilia, consumer electronics and home theater.

The Demographics of AV Enthusiasts Are Changing Faster Than the AV Business

The Demographics of AV Enthusiasts Are Changing Faster Than the AV Business

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

The demographics of AV shoppers are changing. Baby Boomers are spending less, and Millennials are reluctant to spend more. Jerry Del Colliano suggests ways for the AV industry to adapt to this sea change. Read More

 
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Why the "Store Within a Store" Approach Makes Sense for CE Manufacturers

By Jeff Berman

 

Apple has had a good amount of success with its dedicated retail stores, but other manufacturers haven't fared as well. Jeff Berman discusses why the "store within a store" approach might be the safer way to go. Read More

 
Why Subwoofer Distortion Is Different From Amplifier Distortion

Why Subwoofer Distortion Is Different From Amplifier Distortion

By Brent Butterworth

 

Brent Butterworth explains what distortion numbers mean and why a subwoofer can get away with having much higher distortion than an amplifier. Read More

 
The State of 4K Front Projection

The State of 4K Front Projection

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Are you looking to assemble a big-screen 4K video system? Adrienne Maxwell discusses the state of 4K in the front-projection home theater market. Read More

 
How to Become a Millionaire in the Audio/Video Business

How to Become a Millionaire in the Audio/Video Business

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

The old adage in Napa Valley is that, if you want to become a millionaire in the wine business, start with $20,000,000. This is becoming truth in the specialty audio/video business, as well. This business was created and supported by... Read More

 
Would You Buy a Kenmore Branded TV?

Would You Buy a Kenmore Branded TV?

By Jeff Berman

 

Sears has introduced its own Kenmore-branded line of HD and UHD televisions, but will consumers embrace it? Jeff Berman discusses why retailers like Sears, Best Buy, and Amazon chose to introduce their own brands to an already-crowded market. Read More

 
What's the Ideal Speaker Driver Configuration?

What's the Ideal Speaker Driver Configuration?

By Brent Butterworth

 

Is there an ideal driver configuration for speakers? Brent Butterworth discusses the strengths and weaknesses of various driver configurations. Does he have a favorite? Follow the link to find out. Read More

 
10 Great Ultra HD Blu-ray Discs to Begin Your Collection

10 Great Ultra HD Blu-ray Discs to Begin Your Collection

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Are you ready to embrace Ultra HD Blu-ray? We recommend 10 great UHD Blu-ray discs to begin building your collection. Read More

 
Are Active HDMI Cables Right for You?

Are Active HDMI Cables Right for You?

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

What is an active HDMI cable, and when should you consider buying one? Adrienne Maxwell explains in this week's featured news story. Read More

 
An Important Fact That the Vinyl Zealots Missed

An Important Fact That the Vinyl Zealots Missed

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Jerry Del Colliano revisits the vinyl topic to explain why audiophiles should let go of the past and embrace the future. Let the debate commence. Read More