Setting Up a Home Theater SystemConfused as how to connect everything in your home theater system up? Check out some practical, easy-to-follow, tips in the following videos:
Want to dig a little deeper? Check out my reference article: Setting Up Your Home Theater System and Loudspeakers.
What The Deal is with Blu-rayIf you are still watching DVDs, that's OK, but Blu-ray is better. Check out the following videos that will give you an introduction to Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc players.
Need to know more? Dig into my Guide to Blu-ray and Blu-ray Disc Players.
The Home Theater Receiver - Or Whatever You Call ItWhether you call it a Home Theater Receiver, AV Receiver, or Surround Sound Receiver, this component is the heart of a home theater system. To get you started on understanding what the role of a home theater receiver is, check out the following video tips.
The above videos are only the tip of the iceberg, for more, dig into my Guide to Home Theater Receivers
TVs - Behind the ScreenIt used to be that a TV was a TV was a TV - but now you have several types, resolutions, etc... However, today's TVs need not be confusing. Ease in with some informative videos.
Video Projectors - Getting The REALLY BIG Screen Home Theater ExperienceTV screens have gotten larger and more affordable, but watching a movie beamed onto a screen from a video projector really brings that movie theater watching experience home. Find out what it is all about.
Now that I have aroused your curiosity, check out more about this great home theater alternative with my Guide to Video Projectors and Video Projection.
Get TV From the InternetYou just don't have to get your TV programs, movies, or music from your local TV station, cable, or satellite service, you can also stream much of it from the internet, either by downloading or streaming.
First, check out:
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Addtional Video TipsAre you planning on cutting the cable or satellite cord? First, check out this great video tip: Over-The-Air TV Wiring
Is that subwoofer disturbing the neighbors? If so, check out an informative video on: How to Soundproof a Room
Whether you are looking for an additional audio system for a second room, or you just are into home theater audio, then check the these two great entries in my video tip series:
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