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The Five Best Ways to Upgrade Your AV System for Under $500

The Five Best Ways to Upgrade Your AV System for Under $500

By Brandon Eberhart

 

Audiophiles and home theater buffs are always looking to eke out the nth degree of performance from their AV investments, but it's not always easy to keep pouring more and more capital into your system. Thousands upon thousands of dollars... Read More

 
The Color's the Thing That Will Make 4K So Amazing

The Color's the Thing That Will Make 4K So Amazing

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

By this point, you probably already know that 4K/Ultra HD is the future of HDTV and that it offers four times the resolution of 1080p. Given how many Ultra HD TVs are expected to hit the market this year, you... Read More

 
11 Great AV Products Under $100

11 Great AV Products Under $100

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

We don't have an inexpensive hobby. I don't need to tell you that; I'm sure many of you can relate when I say that, if not for my obsession with audio and video, I would probably be driving a... Read More

 
Eight Reasons Why Home Theater Isn't Dead (and Won't Die Any Time Soon)

Eight Reasons Why Home Theater Isn't Dead (and Won't Die Any Time Soon)

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

I don't think I was the only person who was shocked to see Source Interlink close Home Theater Magazine in 2013 . Source merged the publications Home Theater Magazine and Sound + Vision, much the way foodie print zines Gourmet... Read More

 
Finally, Hope for a 4K Broadcast Standard in ATSC 3.0

Finally, Hope for a 4K Broadcast Standard in ATSC 3.0

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

There were a lot of things that I would have liked to see at CES 2014 that I didn't see. The absence of a meaningful presence for OLED was a big one, but perhaps just as glaring an absence was... Read More

 
Will the Tablet Kill the Small-Screen HDTV?

Will the Tablet Kill the Small-Screen HDTV?

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

In the lead-up to the International CES, several of the big-name TV manufacturers - including Samsung, LG, and Toshiba - held webinar press conferences to give members of the press a sneak peak at some of the planned product offerings... Read More

 
Will the Wireless Home Theater System Ever Become a Reality?

Will the Wireless Home Theater System Ever Become a Reality?

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

It was the year 2005 that I sat down to review my first "wireless" home theater system, which actually required the running of more physical wires than your standard 5.1-channel HT setup. The approach from the start was less about... Read More

 
Are You Binging on TV Shows?

Are You Binging on TV Shows?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

"Same time next week" is getting harder and harder to stick to, no matter how good the show. But with DVRs, DVDs, Blu-Rays and streaming content providers making anything we want available 24/7, thankfully (?) we don't have to. Read More

 
Why Are All of the New HDTVs Curved?

Why Are All of the New HDTVs Curved?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

I just returned from the 2014 Consumer Electronics Show, and it was hard to miss in the Central Hall the theme of curved TVs. Hollywood director Michael Bay had a now-famous meltdown at the all-important Samsung press conference when his... Read More

 
2014 CES Show Report and Photo Slideshow

2014 CES Show Report and Photo Slideshow

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

The 2014 International CES is in the rearview mirror, and now it's time to process all the information that we were bombarded with and try to paint a picture of the year ahead. I'm happy to report that I... Read More