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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.

Major Sports Will Prove to Be the Tipping Point in 4K's Rise to Prominence

Major Sports Will Prove to Be the Tipping Point in 4K's Rise to Prominence

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

The amount of 4K content is growing steadily, but Jerry Del Colliano believes that 4K TV broadcasts--especially sports--will be the tipping point toward mass adoption. Read More

 
Why Do the Really Big-Screen TVs Cost So Much More?

Why Do the Really Big-Screen TVs Cost So Much More?

By Jeff Berman

 

Looking for a TV with a screen size over 70 inches? Be prepared to pay a lot more. Jeff Berman explains why that's the case in this week's featured news article. Read More

 
It's Time to Start Breaking Old-School Audiophile Rules

It's Time to Start Breaking Old-School Audiophile Rules

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

There's an implied set of rules for being an audiophile, says Jerry Del Colliano--and he believes it's time to toss them out and embrace where the hobby is headed. Read More

 
I Want My UHD Blu-ray Rentals

I Want My UHD Blu-ray Rentals

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Will Ultra HD Blu-ray survive and flourish? Many people were declaring the disc format dead before Ultra HD Blu-ray even hit the market, but early sales numbers on players and discs were somewhat encouraging. (See our article How to Gauge... Read More

 
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