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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.

Disney Finally Embraces Ultra HD Blu-ray

Disney Finally Embraces Ultra HD Blu-ray

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

With the news that Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 will be available on Ultra HD Blu-ray disc, we see that Disney has finally lined up with the other major studios in embracing the higher-resolution format. Read More

 
Understanding the Music Mastering Process

Understanding the Music Mastering Process

By Mark Smotroff

 

Do you understand the difference between remixing and remastering music? Mark Smotroff delves into the intricacies of the mastering process, be it for analog or digital, with five recording industry veterans. Read More

 
Inventory Matters in Specialty AV

Inventory Matters in Specialty AV

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

There are many challenges facing specialty AV dealers as they try to compete with online retailers. Jerry Del Colliano discusses the importance of proper inventory management to help give brick-and-mortar stores an edge. Read More

 
Are Home Theater Owners More Likely to Embrace Day-and-Date Movie Releases?

Are Home Theater Owners More Likely to Embrace Day-and-Date Movie Releases?

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Day-and-date movie releases, when the film is available on home video at the same time it hits theaters, are slowly becoming more common. Adrienne Maxwell wonders if home theater owners are more or less likely to embrace this trend. Read More

 
How to Pull Off a Great AV Demo at a Show

How to Pull Off a Great AV Demo at a Show

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Regional AV shows are growing in number and importance, and they might be the key to attracting younger enthusiasts. Jerry Del Colliano offers some tips on how exhibitors at these shows can make the most of their AV demos. Read More

 
Millennials Prefer to Rent Versus Buy

Millennials Prefer to Rent Versus Buy

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Millennials represent a huge pool of potential shoppers, but how do you sell higher-end AV gear to a generation that prefers to rent instead of buy? Read More

 
Promising Signs for Broadcast UHD TV at the NAB Show

Promising Signs for Broadcast UHD TV at the NAB Show

By Jeff Berman

 

Ultra HD TV broadcasts and ATSC 3.0 were hot topics at the recent NAB trade show. Although many players in the broadcast industry are enthusiastic about UHD, challenges still remain. Read More

 
How Much Does a TV's Aesthetic Influence Your Buying Decision?

How Much Does a TV's Aesthetic Influence Your Buying Decision?

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Are you willing to pay more for a TV with a unique or sexy form factor? How much do things like cabinet finish, depth, and stand design influence which TV you buy? Read More

 
Why You Should Care About MQA

Why You Should Care About MQA

By Ben Shyman

 

MQA is definitely gaining steam, and Ben Shyman says it's time for audiophiles to take notice of this new format ... if they haven't already, that is. Read More

 
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