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SV Staff  |  Apr 05, 2017  |  1 comments
Rotel has introduced a multichannel integrated amplifier with Dolby Atmos and DTS:X surround processing for enthusiasts who want separates performance but don’t have space for multiple components.
SV Staff  |  Apr 04, 2017  |  0 comments
Yamaha today introduced two budget subwoofers that incorporate the proprietary “twisted flare port” technology used in the company’s $2,000 flagship model.
SV Staff  |  Apr 04, 2017  |  0 comments
The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) mourns the passing of consumer technology industry legend and Hall of Fame member Bernie Appel. Appel, affectionately called "Mr. Radio Shack" by employees and vendors alike during his 34 years of working for one of the industry's largest retail chains, passed away Sunday, April 2nd.
SV Staff  |  Apr 03, 2017  |  0 comments
Pioneer has announced two 5.1-channel AV receivers, one of which will be the first to feature Dolby Atmos virtual surround processing.
SV Staff  |  Apr 03, 2017  |  First Published: Apr 05, 2017  |  0 comments
Screen Innovations (SI) has announced acoustically transparent versions of its Slate Slate and Pure series projection screens.
SV Staff  |  Apr 03, 2017  |  0 comments
Addressing consumer concerns over smart home security and privacy, the Z-Wave Alliance has announced that it will require strict and uniform adoption of a new, advanced security protocol for all smart home devices submitted for certification.
SV Staff  |  Mar 31, 2017  |  1 comments
Thank you March for bringing us spring…and 10 stellar Top Pick recommendations. Among our picks for the month: headphones ranging in price from $200 to $2,300, a pair of Class D amplifiers that will make even the most devout audiophile smile, and possibly the most sophisticated speaker system on the planet.
SV Staff  |  Mar 31, 2017  |  0 comments
You can add Logitech Harmony hub-based controllers to the rapidly growing list of electronics gear that incorporates voice control.
SV Staff  |  Mar 31, 2017  |  0 comments
The burned speaker as seen in a video taken by its owner.

First it was Samsung’s self-igniting Galaxy Note 7 phones. Then it was an exploding headphone. Yesterday in New Jersey a battery-powered Bluetooth speaker began smoking before bursting into flames.

SV Staff  |  Mar 29, 2017  |  0 comments
Onkyo is adding two more receivers to its 2017 AV receiver lineup in addition to the $349 entry-level model announced on Monday.
SV Staff  |  Mar 29, 2017  |  0 comments
The last four of the eight films in the Harry Potter series have arrived on Ultra HD Blu-ray.
SV Staff  |  Mar 28, 2017  |  0 comments
Yamaha has added four new models to its entry-level RX-V series of AV receivers at prices ranging from $300 to $650.
SV Staff  |  Mar 28, 2017  |  1 comments
Vizio today introduced a dozen new smart TVs in its entry-level D-Series, ranging in price from $140 for a 24-inch HD model to $900 for a 65-inch Ultra HDTV.
SV Staff  |  Mar 28, 2017  |  1 comments
Photo: Glenn Gottlieb. Logo: Roger Dean c.2016.

As the members of Yes prepare for their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Class of 2017 next Friday (April 7) at the Barclay's Center in Brooklyn, NY, drummer Alan White looks back on the band's nearly 50-year history and what's still to come for one of the world's most influential, ground-breaking, and respected progressive rock bands.

SV Staff  |  Mar 27, 2017  |  0 comments
Onkyo today introduced an entry-level 5.2-channel AV receiver with automatic room calibration that sells for $349.