Articles about home theater

Tremor FX Home Offers Seat Vibrations For A Dynamic Home Theater Experience
You know how you pay good money to enter a theme park and queue up for hours on end to sit through all of the rides that are on offer? I am quite sure some of us have taken 4D rides before, such as Shrek’s adventure at Universal Studios Singapore, where water sprays as well as air vents that blow wind help make the entire 3D viewing experience all the […]

Sceptre Speaker Sound Bar 2.1 Announced
Sceptre had more or less manage to tread the middle ground successfully when it comes to home entertainment systems, offering decent performance which sometimes is on par with devices in the higher end range, without breaking the bank. I guess they have managed to do so again with the Sceptre SB301523 Speaker Sound Bar 2.1, where this all-in-one solution will be equipped with a built-in subwoofer, targeting folks who are […]

Epson 3LCD PowerLite Home Cinema 750HD, an affordable home theater projector
[CES 2013] If you’re thinking of setting up a home theater in your house and you’re on a budget, you might want to check out Epson’s latest offering: the 3LCD PowerLite Home Cinema 750HD. Designed for first-time home theater enthusiasts or those on a tight budget, this affordable and versatile 2D and true 3D projector is Epson’s brightest home theater projector to date.The Home Cinema 750HD projects up to 3,000 […]

Check out this awesome Batcave home theater
Every Batman fan wishes that he could have his own Batcave in his house, and it looks as though it is now a possibility to have your own Batcave which will serve a dual-purpose as a home theater as well. Elite Home Theater Seating designed the room for a client in California and will provide the seats. They said they wanted to “fuse together the cozy elements of Wayne Manor with […]


Warpia StreamEZ lets you have a wireless home theater setup
Nobody wants any more cables on their hardware these days if they can help it, and Warpia is here to help with the StreamEZ. This useful accessory for your audio and video devices is designed to eliminate cable clutter that is usually present in most home theater systems. Not unlike other solutions on the market today, StreamEZ works with a transmitter and receiver as well. All you have to do […]

Logitech Harmony Link now shipping
Remember the Logitech Harmony Link that we reported about last week? Well if you’ve been waiting to get your hands on it, we’ve got some good news for you. Logitech has announced on its official blog that the tablet/smartphone accessory for your TV room is now on sale. In case you’re unfamiliar with the Logitech Harmony Link, it’s basically a device that transforms your smartphone or tablet into a full-featured remote […]

Sewell InjectIR lets your remotes work with hidden devices
If you’re a fan of keeping your home theater devices in cabinets or hard to access areas because you find them unsightly, you might have trouble using the remote control because of how infrared works. With infrared, the remote control has to be in the line of sight of the receiver in order to function, so if you have a Blu-ray player hidden away in a shelf somewhere, or behind […]

Onkyo announces remote control app for Android
Folks who are tired of losing their remote controls for their Onkyo home theater systems will be pleased to know that the company has just announced a remote control app that will be coming to Android smartphones later this year. The app will allow users to stream content from their Android devices onto their Onkyo home theater systems in addition to functioning as a remote control that can do more […]

Onkyo home theater systems to support Spotify
While Spotify might have only launched in the US today a couple of hours ago, it looks like manufacturers have already started taking advantage of the situation. Onkyo has just announced that users will be able to use their Onkyo home theater systems to listen to Spotify’s music on-demand service.This feature will come through a firmware update that Onkyo will be releasing to its home theater systems. Onkyo will be […]

Onkyo BD-SP809 is a box that plays it all
Home theaters are quite different from what they used to be back in the day. Instead of having to deal with just one type of medium for your media, consumers now have so many different choices where to get their entertainment from. While in the past this meant the need to purchase multiple players, it looks like we won’t have to anymore.

Onkyo TX-NR1009 supports up to nine loudspeakers
Audio specialists, Onkyo, has just introduced the world’s first home theater receiver to feature DTS Neo:X multidimensional audio technology. Implemented in the Onkyo TX-NR1009, DTS Neo:X enables customers to enjoy the luxury of nine loudspeakers while watching their favorite movies or playing their favorite games. Capable out ousting current seven channel systems, a nine channel set up can create a lifelike 3D soundscape in a user’s own home.The Onkyo TX-NR1009 […]

Conspin Andi-One – the world's first Android universal remote
Android can be pretty much adapted to work on any sort of device – from phones to tablets and even car stereos, there’s one more to add to the list of devices – universal remotes. Conspin, a home theater and electronics manufacturer has merged an Android tablet with a universal remote to create a smart universal remote. With 3 different interfaces- RF (RF4CE), IR, and WiFi, the remote is capable […]

Onkyo expands premium home theater system lineup with HT-S9400THX
Onkyo has just announced the addition of the HS-S9400THX to their lineup of home theater systems. The top-of-the-line model, the HT-S9400THX is THX Certified and packs THX approved 7.1-channel speakers, making sure you never miss a line of a movie or a note of a song. In addition to the surround sound system, it has the standard features found in their high-end HT systems. A front-panel USB port (with iPod/iPad/iPhone […]

Onkyo announces HT-RC370 and HT-RC360
Onkyo has just announced that they will be replacing their two current home theater receivers – the HT-RC270 and HT-RC260 with two new models: the HT-RC370 and HT-RC360. The new home theater receivers will be among the first AV receivers equipped with the new Marvell Qdeo 4K video upscaling processor. This allows users to upscale video to 1080p and beyond to as much as 4k of horizontal resolution, regardless of […]

Harman Kardon BDS Series announced
Mention Harman Kardon and you know that quality audio is at the top of the list, so if you have an affinity for the company, then you might want to look forward to their latest BDS Series of integrated home entertainment systems, and they are the Harman Kardon BDS 400 and Harman Kardon BDS 800. Both offerings deliver rich connectivity options for digital devices and supreme cinema sound, featuring a […]

VUDU now available on Sony 2011 connected Blue-ray disc players
Great news for subscribers of the VUDU HD video streaming service, the company has just announced that VUDU will now be accessible from more devices. All of Sony’s Blu-ray disc players and Blu-ray disc home theater systems that were released this year will support 1080p video streaming content in Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround Sound through VUDU’s service. In addition to regular HD and HDX videos, users with 3D-enabled devices will […]

Star Wars inspired home looks awesome
I’m not a massive fan of Star Wars, but I know how to appreciate a work of art when I see one, and this Star Wars themed home belonging to a fanboy in Hawaii fits into that category. This home taking up 10,000 square feet, this spaceship inspired home is bound to make any Star Wars fan jump for joy just by stepping into the house. It is littered with […]

Onkyo outs 7.1-channel HT-S5400 home-theater-in-a-box
Onkyo has a spanking newhome-theater-in-a-box (HTiB) receiver-and-speaker model that intends to bring the audio pedigree of Onkyo in a convenient packaged home theater system, where it comes in the form of the 7.1-channel Onkyo HT-S5400. Offering the latest implementation of the HDMIconnectivity standard alongside support for 3D video, lossless audio from Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio, it will also come with an Audio Return Channel that sends an audio […]

Sonnex 24X8 Multiroom Audio System
Crestron has just announced their Sonnex 24X8 Multiroom Audio System, and not only that, it is ready for shipping. Home theater buffs will probably be the only segment of our readers who will be interested in this device, since it is capable of transmitting up to 48 channels of uncompressed 24-bit HD audio through long distances across a single shielded CAT5-type cable – and up to 74 zones to boot. […]

JBL and Mark Levinson offfers Home Theater in a Box
Fancy a HiTB setup (Home Theater in a Box)? Let JBL and Mark Levinson lighten your wallets by as much as $88,000 with their pre-packaged ready-to-go solution. This unique and expensive system should deliver the best that even audiophiles and purists won’t be able to complain. For starters, this Synthesis One Array ML Premier system will comprise of a dozen speakers, a quartet of amplifiers, a surround sound processor, and […]