A home theater is a room or space designed to recreate the experience of watching a movie in a commercial cinema. Home theaters, media rooms and home theater systems come in many varieties and prices, but all include a surround sound system, large display (such as a flat panel TV or home theater projector) and high-quality source components (such as a 3D Blu-ray player or high-definition video server).

To see all Cool Homes with great Home Theaters, click here.


Features of the Best Home Theater Projector

Grant Clauser
best home theater projector features

A home media room may have a big TV and a soundbar, but a home theater, a real home theater, has a projector and projection screen. Home theater projectors can be based on one of several different technologies (DLP, LCoS, SXRD, LCD) and used different light technologies or lamps.

When selecting the best home theater

Read More »

Hands On: Onkyo Receiver TX-NR636 Rocks Dolby Atmos

dolby atmos onkyo receiver

The momentum has been building for some time, and last fall Dolby and its partners unleashed Dolby Atmos for the home theater market, and since then products like this Onkyo receiver have arrived to bring object-based audio to our homes.

Imported straight from the commercial cinema industry, Dolby’s Atmos technology transforms the concept of channel-based

Read More »