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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.

What Will Drive the Sale of 4K TVs This Year?

What Will Drive the Sale of 4K TVs This Year?

By Jeff Berman

 

What will drive 4K TV sales in 2017? Price? Performance? Features? Jeff Berman asks the experts. Read More

 
Selling Audio/Video to Gen Xers Versus Baby Boomers

Selling Audio/Video to Gen Xers Versus Baby Boomers

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Since Baby Boomers aren't buying as much AV gear as they used to, who is the new audience for home theater systems? Jerry Del Colliano says it's not Millennials but rather Generation Xers who should be the focus of the sales efforts. Read More

 
Reflections From a Recent Cord Cutter

Reflections From a Recent Cord Cutter

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

I've toyed with the idea of cutting the cord for several years now. About five months ago, I finally decided to bust out those symbolic scissors and bid farewell to my satellite TV service. Allow me to share the wisdom... Read More

 
What Gear Would You Choose to Build a $5,000 System?

What Gear Would You Choose to Build a $5,000 System?

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

If you had $5,000 to spend on a new home theater or audiophile system, what gear would you buy? We posed this question to our team of writers. Find out how they answered. Read More

 
Attack of the Smart Home Devices

Attack of the Smart Home Devices

By Jeff Berman

 

With the proliferation of smart home devices, cyber-security has become a huge concern. Jeff Berman interviewed several cyber-security experts to discuss the issue and learn ways you can protect yourself. Read More

 
Why I Won't Be Seduced by Alexa

Why I Won't Be Seduced by Alexa

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Amazon's Alexa has become a popular addition to many AV and home automation devices, but Jerry Del Colliano has some reservations about using the voice control service. Read More

 
Why I'm Not a Fan of Higher Frame Rate Films

Why I'm Not a Fan of Higher Frame Rate Films

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

With films like The Hobbit and Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, directors are embracing higher frame rates. Adrienne Maxwell discusses why she's perfectly happy with plain old 24fps. Read More

 
A Dark Day Without the Internet

A Dark Day Without the Internet

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

The Internet has crept into every aspect of our lives--from our AV entertainment to our employment to our home automation. Is your Internet as robust and reliable as it needs to be? Read More

 
Turning a Mac Into an Audiophile Source Component

Turning a Mac Into an Audiophile Source Component

By Scott Schumer

 

Want to set up your Mac computer to be a hi-res audio source? Scott Schumer describes the process--from downloading and storing music files to the playback software to the system connection options. Read More

 
Your Guide to Ultra HD Streaming

Your Guide to Ultra HD Streaming

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Want to stream Ultra HD and HDR content to your new UHD TV? Adrienne Maxwell discusses the available services. Read More