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Dolby Atmos - From The Cinema To Your Home Theater

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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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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

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

The highest current standard for high definition resolution is 1080p. However, what is the difference between 1080p and 1080i?

Sharp, THX, and RED Team Up To Sponsor 2nd 4K Film Contest

Sharp, THX, and RED promote the making of 4K content their 2nd 4K film content - check out the info.

What is a Sub-Field Drive on a Plasma TV?

Plasma TV Sub-Field Drive Facts. One specification that is specific to Plasma TV is the Sub-Field Drive rate, which is often times stated as 480Hz, 550Hz, 600Hz, or similar number. What does the term Sub-Field Drive and these numbers actually mean? For some answers, check out my article: What A Plasma TV Sub-Field Drive Is.

Samsung UN55H6350 55-inch Smart LED/LCD TV - Review

The Samsung UN55H6350 is a slim and stylish 55-inch LED/LCD TV that incorporates 1080p displayt resolution, 120Hz refresh rate, internet/network streaming, four HDMI inputs, three USB ports, and more. For more details, read my review.

Samsung UN55H6350 LED/LCD Smart TV - Video Performance Tests

As an addition to my review of the Samsung UN55H6350 LED/LCD Smart TV, I conducted a series of video performance tests to see how well it can scale standard definition source content up to its 1080p display resolution. Take a look at some of the test results.

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