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Holiday Highlights: The Best Sound Systems For Under $500

Nov 24, 2017

 Struggling to choose the best gift for your friends and family as the holidays approach? Then why not give them something they can enjoy throughout the year? No matter their interests or tastes, they’re sure to appreciate a new home audio system. From watching movies to playing video games to

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Advanced Audio: How Dolby Atmos Brings Surround Sound To New Heights

Nov 14, 2017

 Sound is nothing if not complex. In any given scene of a movie, concert, or game, there are dozens of different sounds happening simultaneously, each of which contributes to the overall quality of the audio. Surround sound systems seek to include each of these contributing sounds for a rich

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Kanto YU4 Powered Speakers Review

Oct 26, 2017

 Recently we had the chance to review the new Kanto YU4 Powered Bookshelf Speakers. Boasting a wide variety of connection options, with the promise of crystal clear Hi Fi Audio, we were excited to hook these up and give them a try!


Features

The Kanto YU4’s utilize 4” Kevlar

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Using a 4K TV As A Computer Monitor

Sep 29, 2017

In the past, TV’s and computer monitors were quite different. Traditionally TV’s were built to handle an analog signals, from things like antennas and coaxial inputs, whereas computers relied on their trusty VGA ports. Today however TV’s receive their video through the same HDMI ports used on

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TV Mounts | Which Bracket Are YOU?

Aug 25, 2017

 You bought a new TV, it’s Super-Duper thin and you are a tasteful and classy soul, so you want to archive the best presentation by hanging that beast. How much do you know about brackets and mounts?

Probably not much... We understand, in a room full of AV, a mounting hardware is hardly

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Soundbars VS. Sound Projectors

Jul 31, 2017
...And The Elusive Music Bar
 
Have you noticed how thin TV’s have gotten? When it comes to picture, the future is now! The unexpected side effect is that sound hasn’t been able to stick to the diet. Skinny TV’s created a need for sleek Soundbars. That big ol’ tube TV had plenty of space
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HDR & OLED VS. QLED

Jun 23, 2017

Is everyone enjoying the age of screens? Everything has a screen and every screen is different technology. Is it Touch, OLED, Retina, IPS? Do you know what it all means? Which is best?

 

Let’s take a look at the leading standards for your TV. You are on your own for your bazillion other

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