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An Expert's Take on the Future of HiFi

An Expert's Take on the Future of HiFi

Joe Mariano, a well-known HiFi expert who hosts the YouTube channel and website JoeNTell, discusses his digital tradeshow, and what he's excited about with regards to the future of HiFi Continue Reading

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.

In this section you will find all the original stories and editorials written by the Home Theater Review staff.

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Oct 16, 2020

WhatsOn : You Won't Strike Out with Netflix This Week

In yet another slow week for streaming, Olivia highlights an unexpected crowd pleaser and some highly anticipated HBO releases Continue Reading
WhatsOn : You Won't Strike Out with Netflix This Week

Oct 12, 2020

Some Surprising -- Or Not -- News About Streaming and Holiday Buying

Roku study provides some interesting poll results, but not much about streaming that most of us didn't already know or suspect Continue Reading
Some Surprising -- Or Not -- News About Streaming and Holiday Buying

Oct 09, 2020

WhatsOn This Week: Enjoy Netflix's Hauntingly Enjoyable New Miniseries

In another week with few notable releases, Olivia highlights Netflix's follow-up to The Haunting of Hill House and an overlooked Apple TV+ thriller Continue Reading
WhatsOn This Week: Enjoy Netflix's Hauntingly Enjoyable New Miniseries

Oct 02, 2020

WhatsOn: Die of Laughter with Netflix's "Dick Johnson Is Dead"

Olivia highlights some solid contenders for your weekend binge-watching Continue Reading
WhatsOn: Die of Laughter with Netflix's

Sep 28, 2020

What You Need to Know About Acoustic Room Treatments

Brian Kahn digs deep into physical acoustic treatments vs. digital room correction and details his own experience with Vicoustic panels installed in his home theater/stereo listening room. Continue Reading
What You Need to Know About Acoustic Room Treatments

Sep 25, 2020

WhatsOn: You'll Get a Kick Out of the Charming Ted Lasso on Apple TV+

In a slow week for streaming, Olivia highlights some titles you might have missed, like Ted Lasso on Apple TV+ Continue Reading
WhatsOn: You'll Get a Kick Out of the Charming Ted Lasso on Apple TV+

Sep 21, 2020

Soundbars: An Easy and Budget-Friendly Way to Upgrade Your TV Audio

Upgrade your sound situation with this Q&A guide to getting the right soundbar for your budget. Continue Reading
Soundbars: An Easy and Budget-Friendly Way to Upgrade Your TV Audio

Sep 18, 2020

WhatsOn: The Devil Made Me Watch

Olivia dishes on Robert Pattinson's ridiculous southern drawl, as well as all of the other stuff you can't miss on your favorite streaming platforms this week. Continue Reading
WhatsOn: The Devil Made Me Watch

Sep 14, 2020

HomeTheaterReview's 4K/Ultra HD TV Buyer's Guide (Fall 2020 Update)

Having a hard time picking a new TV from this year's new offerings? John Higgins is here to help you wade through the competition. Continue Reading
HomeTheaterReview's 4K/Ultra HD TV Buyer's Guide (Fall 2020 Update)

Sep 11, 2020

WhatsOn: Open Your Eyes to Another Dark Drama from HBO

Olivia breaks down some of her top picks of the week from your favorite streaming video services. Continue Reading
WhatsOn: Open Your Eyes to Another Dark Drama from HBO

Sep 07, 2020

Audio Advice Lives Up to Its Name with New Home Theater Designer Tool

In this exclusive Q&A, Audio Advice CEO/President Scott Newnam walks us through the process of designing a home theater with the company's new web-based app. Continue Reading
Audio Advice Lives Up to Its Name with New Home Theater Designer Tool

Sep 04, 2020

WhatsOn: Take a Bite Out of the Best BBQ on Netflix

Olivia walks you through what's new and what's notable this week on Netflix, Disney+, HBO MAX, and Hulu. Continue Reading
WhatsOn: Take a Bite Out of the Best BBQ on Netflix

Sep 01, 2020

Marantz Looks to Its Past and Future with Dynamic Duo

The MODEL 30 Integrated Amplifier and SACD 30n Network Audio Streamer & SACD Player are available now and are made with Marantz's Hyper-Dynamic Amplifier Modules for a superior sound quality. Continue Reading
Marantz Looks to Its Past and Future with Dynamic Duo

Aug 31, 2020

An Expert's Spin on Proper Vinyl Care

Vinyl records can last generations with the right handling. Here's some expert advice on what that means. Continue Reading
An Expert's Spin on Proper Vinyl Care

Aug 24, 2020

Can Dolby Atmos Actually Work on a Laptop?

We all know what Dolby Atmos sounds like with a roomful of speakers. But can the technology actually add anything to the experience of listening on laptop speakers or a good set of cans? Continue Reading
Can Dolby Atmos Actually Work on a Laptop?

Aug 21, 2020

A New View of WhatsOn Your Favorite Streaming Platforms

Olivia gives you a quick rundown of some of the best movies and TV shows currently available on the top streaming providers. Continue Reading
A New View of WhatsOn Your Favorite Streaming Platforms

Aug 17, 2020

Acoustic Modeling Could Give Us the Sound of High-End Gear Without the High-End Cost

Dr. Mark Waldrep explores the possibility of using acoustic modeling to recreate the sonic characteristics of the gear we all chase after. Continue Reading
Acoustic Modeling Could Give Us the Sound of High-End Gear Without the High-End Cost

Aug 13, 2020

4 Benefits of Dual (or More) Subwoofers

SVS breaks down the top four reasons you should consider a dual-sub setup over relying on a single subwoofer for all your low-frequency needs. Continue Reading
4 Benefits of Dual (or More) Subwoofers

Aug 07, 2020

McIntosh Returning to Luxury Audio Biz with Alps Alpine

One of the world's most respected audio brands has entered into a partnership that will enable fans to experience it in their cars. Continue Reading
McIntosh Returning to Luxury Audio Biz with Alps Alpine

Aug 03, 2020

Plex Media Server: What It Is, Who It's For, and How to Set It Up

Thanks to Plex Media Server, creating your own whole-house distributed video and music entertainment system is neither as difficult or as costly as you may think. Continue Reading
Plex Media Server: What It Is, Who It's For, and How to Set It Up

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