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Feature News Stories

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.

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

 
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