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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.

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

 
Is MQA the Future of HD Music?

Is MQA the Future of HD Music?

By Steven Stone

 

A growing number of music providers and product manufacturers are beginning to support the MQA audio format. Steven Stone explains what MQA is and why you should like it. Read More

 
What Is

What Is "Ultra HD Premium"?

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

If you've shopped for an Ultra HD display, source, or disc in recent months, you may have noticed the "Ultra HD Premium" logo on some products. Adrienne Maxwell explains exactly what the new logo means in this week's featured news story. Read More

 
Home Theater in the Great Outdoors Is Less Expensive Than You Might Think

Home Theater in the Great Outdoors Is Less Expensive Than You Might Think

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Outdoor home theater is a popular trend, and a variety of affordably priced projectors, speakers, screens, and accessories make it easier than ever to entertain family and guests with a movie night under the stars. Read More

 
That Really Cheap Pair of Brand-Name Headphones May Be Too Good to Be True

That Really Cheap Pair of Brand-Name Headphones May Be Too Good to Be True

By Jeff Berman

 

The sale of counterfeit consumer electronics products is a long-standing problem, especially in the headphone category. Jeff Berman discusses how some major headphone manufacturers are fighting back. Read More

 
First-Order Crossovers: Panacea or Problem?

First-Order Crossovers: Panacea or Problem?

By Brent Butterworth

 

Does the use of a first-order crossover really make a better speaker? Brent Butterworth explores the topic in this week's featured news story. Read More

 
Remind a Hipster That Vinyl Still Sucks

Remind a Hipster That Vinyl Still Sucks

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Vinyl may be enjoying a resurgence in popularity, but Jerry Del Colliano would like to remind everyone, especially hipsters, why we shouldn't embrace the format too wholeheartedly. Read More

 
Dolby Vision vs. HDR10: What You Need to Know

Dolby Vision vs. HDR10: What You Need to Know

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

High Dynamic Range is the hottest new display technology, but a format war is brewing. Adrienne Maxwell discusses the differences between Dolby Vision and HDR10. Read More

 
The Great

The Great "Voice Search" Face Off

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Adrienne Maxwell compares the voice-search functionality on today's top streaming media players from Roku, Apple, Amazon, and NVIDIA. Read More

 
Evolve or Die: The Changing Face of the CE Retail Landscape

Evolve or Die: The Changing Face of the CE Retail Landscape

By Jeff Berman

 

There's no question that the CE retail landscape looks very different now than it did 10 years ago. With the rise of online retail and the fall of prices in AV categories like televisions, big-box and specialty retailers must adapt their inventory or risk going out of business. Read More