16/04/2015 12:16 PM
HDMI has been out for sometime, has gone through a few updates and advancements, and is well set to become the one and only standard on your display devices as time goes on. So where does this leave your older legacy equipment which don’t use HDMI?Read More
9/04/2015 2:16 PM
Today’s A/V receivers are more network-connected than ever before, and one of the advantages of that connectivity is the ability to use a smartphone or tablet as a replacement for a standard remote control. Sure, they’ll do things like power the system on and off, switch inputs, and adjust volume, but that doesn’t even remotely (pun totally intended)Read More
9/04/2015 11:20 AM
When wanting to send an HDMI signal over greater distances within your home there are three common options to go for: direct HDMI cable, wireless HDMI and HDMI over Cat 5/6 extenders. The best solution so far in my opinion would be using a quality HDBaseT or similar single cat extender for a number of reasonsRead More
31/03/2015 12:03 PM
Sending Sky TV, Blu-ray, streaming/downloaded movies, Apple TV, Igloo, whatever the source, throughout your homes TV’s, from one central location, is quite simple.
20/03/2015 9:58 AM
Audio return channel, or ARC, is a technology which allows sound travel back to your ARC enabled AV receiver or sound bar, from your television
How does it work?
Why would I need ARC?
19/03/2015 12:39 PM
While I consider this really an almost impossible comparison – as both offer entirely different outcomes in my opinion, everyone seems to be wanting to know the pro’s and con’s of a soundbar system. And why wouldn’t they?Read More
17/03/2015 2:37 PM
While I originally expected to build a smaller package with satellites and SVS' smallest box sub for an office environment, the temptation to hear what they could bring to a typical bookshelf sized home theater was too great.Read More
9/03/2015 4:43 PM
Got that new flat panel TV? Looking for one? Where are you going to put it?
30/01/2015 11:53 AM
The Oppo PM-2 was released not long after the Oppo PM-1 as a lower cost alternative. The PM-2 forgoes the fancy presentation box, extra ear-pads, and balanced cable, leaving the denim clam-shell case, short mobile cable, and longe unbalanced cable (OFC instead of OCC) as the included accessoriesRead More
22/01/2015 2:59 PM
The world of 4K Ultra HD video keeps on expanding. Over the last several months, RapalloAV has sold many of Sony 4K projectors. Both the top of the line VPL-VW1100ES and their next step down VPL-VW500ES have put big smiles on many faces!Read More