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Denon & Marantz Are Upgrading for DTS:X Support
Both companies will upgrade existing components for DTS:X starting next month.
Both companies will upgrade existing components for DTS:X starting next month.Get the Guide
Yamaha Packs MusicCast into Slimline RX-S601 AV Receiver
The latest Yamaha receiver is part of the company's wireless multiroom audio system.
Over the summer, Yamaha started making beautiful music (and a little competition in the consumer electronics market) with the MusicCast lineup. Now, there’s a new Yamaha receiver for that wireless multiroom audio mix. The company just debuted the latest MusicCast product, the slimline RX-S601 Yamaha receiver. This component may look small, but it’s also pretty […]Get the Guide
Home Theater Subwoofer Puts Boom in This Room
Chad Hunter built this homage to audio after his encounter with a very special home theater subwoofer.Get the Guide
Why Are My Speakers Producing Static?
A reader wrote us with the following question, “Why are my speakers producing static?” Because it’s such a common issue, we thought we’d share the solutions with the rest of the Electronic House audience. Q. I recently purchased a pair of speakers that I use as my fronts, they sound great but sometimes I notice […]Get the Guide
Pioneer Debuts 3 Elite AV Receivers with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X
Are you ready to rock the entire soundfield? If not, you may want to peek at the latest Pioneer receivers in the Elite lineup. The company just announced the SC-99, the SC-97 and the SC-95, three new 9.2-channel receivers that can add just about every type of technology you’d want (and expect) in a high-end […]Get the Guide
Home Automation Roundup
Your smart home starts with a good list of home automation options
One of the biggest challenges of adding technology to a home is finding and comparing the many options available. You can scour the Internet for hours and still leave scratching your head. While the selection of home automation systems may not be as immense as stereo speakers or smart TVs, it’s still impressive … and […]Get the Guide
Old School New School
Originally a school auditorium, this beautiful 4,644-square-foot space is now home to a family of four and is equipped with smart home technology and media systems that are so intuitive to use, virtually no schooling is needed. This cavernous structure was transformed into livable areas with a little ingenuity on the parts of the builder […]Get the Guide
8 Top Products for Your Smart Home
Wolverine Data Wireless Outdoor Speakers For your ever-changing music listening needs, Wolverine Data offers the WIOS-5.8. These outdoor speakers are portable and wireless, and use both standard 5.8GHz wireless and Bluetooth technology to crank out sound. The system uses a transmitter to deliver that sound to the speakers. If you have a clear line of […]Get the Guide
Latest Denon Home Theater Receivers Include Dolby Atmos
Both the AVR-X4200W and AVR-X3200W Denon home theater receivers will receive firmware for DTS:X as well.
If you want to have a truly immersive audio experience (like the kind that gives you goosebumps), think about upgrading your A/V: room to accommodate one of these new 3D sound formats. That means you’ll need actual encoded content, as well as extra speakers and a compatible receiver. There are a slew of Denon home […]Get the Guide