SV Staff  |  Sep 09, 2019  |  1 comments
JVC today announced a firmware update for its 4K D-ILA projectors that delivers a “significant advance” in the HDR (high dynamic range) performance of HDR10-encoded video.
SV Staff  |  Sep 09, 2019  |  0 comments
AudioControl today announced that it will unveil three AV receivers and two AV processors at the 2019 CEDIA Expo, which opens tomorrow in Denver.
Ken C. Pohlmann  |  Sep 09, 2019  |  2 comments
You are a multi-billion-dollar audio corporation. Starting small, you grew big, then you bought out your competitors and got even bigger. You dominate entire segments of the audio market. Good work! But where do you go from here? How do you get even bigger? You create an entirely new audio category.

Al Griffin  |  Sep 07, 2019  |  1 comments
Samsung’s big 8K announcement at IFA 2019 was, curiously, a new TV with a modest-size 55-inch screen. The latest addition serves as an entry point to the company’s Q900 series, which also consists of 65, 75, 82, and 98-inch models.
Roger Kanno  |  Sep 06, 2019  |  0 comments
Expectations for the release of Alita: Battle Angel, the long-awaited film adaptation of the Japanese cyberpunk manga series, Battle Angel Alita, ran extremely high, no doubt due to the high-profile names involved in its production. Co-written and co-produced by James Cameron and directed by Robert Rodriguez, it stars Rosa Salazar as cyborg-warrior Alita, with supporting performances by past Academy Award recipients Jennifer Connelly, Mahershala Ali, and Christoph Waltz.
SV Staff  |  Sep 06, 2019  |  0 comments
IMAX and DTS have announced a “significant expansion” of the IMAX Enhanced program they launched a year ago, providing a much-need shot in the arm to the fledgling ecosystem that hasn’t seen much action of late.
SV Staff  |  Sep 06, 2019  |  1 comments
Polk Audio today introduced a new flagship line of speakers it says are the “most sophisticated and intensively engineered speakers” the company has ever produced.
SV Staff  |  Sep 05, 2019  |  0 comments
Canadian speaker specialist PSB Speakers has announced that it is adding two subwoofers to its popular Alpha Series of speakers in October.
SV Staff  |  Sep 05, 2019  |  0 comments
Integra today offered a sneak peek at three new “reference-grade” products that will be officially unveiled at 2019 CEDIA Expo, which opens in Denver next week.
SV Staff  |  Sep 05, 2019  |  0 comments
Following months of speculation about what it would be and when it would be available, Sonos today unveiled its first battery-powered portable speaker along with a simplified version of its popular Sonos One smart speaker and a successor to the original Sonos Connect called Port that brings any receiver or stereo system into the Sonos wireless ecosystem.