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Dolby Atmos - From The Cinema To Your Home Theater


There is a new surround sound format that wants to be included in your home theater. Find out what you need to know about setting up a Dolby Atmos-equipped home theater system.

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Why NTSC and PAL Still Matter With HDTV

With the introduction of Digital TV and HDTV, you would think that we now have universal video standard. However, this is not incorrect.

720p vs 1080p - A Comparison

What is the difference between 720p and 1080p? Can you really see the difference on an HDTV screen? Check out this comparison of 720p and 1080p.

What Is a Network Media Player?

What is a network media player or media streamer? How network media players or media streamer devices make it possible to view and listen to your computer's libraries of photos, TV shows and movies on your TV, and listen to music on your home theater speakers.

The Difference Between 720p and 1080i

720p and 1080i are both video resolutions used in television broadcasting. What is the difference between 720p and 1080i in relation to 1080p? Do all these numbers really mean anything in which you actually see on the screen? For the answers check out my article: The Difference Between 720p and 1080i.

Sony STR-DN1050 Home Theater Receiver - Product of the Week

Sony's sub-$600 STR-DN1050 is a very flexible home theater receiver, featuring three-way wireless streaming and hi-res audio compatibility. Check out the details on why this is my product pick of the week.

Paradigm Announces Additions to Slim Profile Millenia Speaker Line for 2014/15

If you have a wall mounted flat panel LCD or Plasma TV, and would like to complement it with speakers that provide a good physical match, check out the Paradigm Millenia LP 2 and LP XL slim profile speakers.


DTS is a 5.1 channel encoding and decoding system similar to Dolby Digital 5.1, but DTS uses less compression in the encoding process. Read more...

Klipsch Announces Its R-10B Sound Bar/Wireless Subwoofer System

Klipsch has announced its first Sound Bar system under its reference banner. Check out a first look at the Klipsch R-10B Sound Bar System.

Overview of the Samsung 105-inch UN105S9W 21:9 Ultra HD Curved TV

If you are looking for a really unique TV that can provide that immersive home theater viewing experience, Samsung may have just the ticket, if you can afford it - check out the 105-inch UN105S9W 21:9 Curved UHD TV.

1080i vs 1080p - Similarities and Differences

Although 4K is making inroads, 1080p is the most common native display resolution found on high definition TVs. However, what is the difference between 1080p and 1080i?

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