29/05/2015 11:39 AM
We get an increasing number of inquiries regarding wireless speakers. Running those long, unsightly speaker wires all over the place can be annoying. As a result, consumers are attracted by home theatre systems that tout "wireless speakers" as a way to solve this problem. However, don't get sucked in by the term "wireless." Those speakers might not be as wireless as you expect.Read 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
9/12/2014 10:33 AM
Dolby has been to the top of the mountain and laid eyes on the future of visual technology, and that future begins with three simple words: high dynamic range.Read More
9/09/2014 2:10 PM
Those who want movies with the very highest quality will be keen on 4K Blu-ray's better resolution, color, and dynamic range. Yet millions seem happy with streaming video, despite its shortcomings.Read More
10/07/2014 3:08 PM
The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) has announced "updated core characteristics" for 4K Ultra HD TVs – some of which mean existing 4K sets are no longer seemingly up to scratch.
28/04/2014 1:55 PM
OPPO, known for their very high quality universal players, has now ventured into another arena: headphones. Their first model, just released, is the OPPO PM-1, which is an over-the-ear design, using planar magnetic drivers. At a time when everyone seems to be offering headphones and/or earbuds as part of their product portfolio, only a handful really stand out as top notch performers. The PM-1 is destined to join that group.
4/04/2014 9:31 AM
The SVS SB-2000 and PB-2000, the latest in the SVS range. Sporting 12" drivers, a brand new Sledge STA-500D amplifier, sub 20Hz performance, and price tags just above $1000, you could know nothing else and still think they were a good deal.Read More
27/02/2014 2:52 PM
Ed Mullen from SVS was recently interviewed by Sound and Vision magazine about his passion and profession: Subwoofer design. An insight into what makes a great subwoofer.Read More
21/02/2014 9:30 AM
HD EZ Locks are a simple way of keeping HDMI cables secure and in place - preventing possible signal drop-outs from loose cables.
Whether you are putting in a single Blu-ray player, mounting a TV, or a full home theatre room or media room with multiple cables, the advantage is obvious.
No more annoying shakey cables - no more worrying about which cable went where. A quick, simple way of securing your cables.
14/02/2014 3:14 PM
Last year, Dolby announced a new variation on its TrueHD audio codec for Blu-ray, a process that involves 96kHz upsampling of the audio source file. Its purpose is to eliminate some common digital artifacts
The process has only been used to date, however, on a few releases.