Home Entertainment - Audio News http://www.hemagazine.com/taxonomy/term/46/0 en Don’t Be That Guy! http://www.hemagazine.com/node/22538 <p><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LEC1WPE30sA" target="_blank">Click here for a lesson in mobile phone etiquette:</a></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/node/22538">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/node/22538#comments Audio News More Talk Thu, 10 Feb 2011 09:26:02 -0800 MarkE 22538 at http://www.hemagazine.com Must Read Special Report: The Art of Music Listening http://www.hemagazine.com/node/22384 <p style="text-align: justify; margin-top: 0in; margin-right: 0in; margin-bottom: 0pt; margin-left: 0in" class="MsoNormal">Bob Archer explores the world of high performance audio in this special publication from Electronic House. Topics include the peaceful coexistence of analog music in the digital world, the rebirth of vinyl records, tube amps and pre-amps, audiophile ear-training and speaker placement. An interview with Bon Jovi’s Richie Sambora and a “how-to” guide to selecting the right equipment are also included.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/node/22384">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/node/22384#comments Audio News Audio Talk Tue, 11 Jan 2011 00:00:00 -0800 22384 at http://www.hemagazine.com Wisdom Audio Introduces Next Level Planar Magnetic Speaker Line http://www.hemagazine.com/node/22152 <div style="text-align: left"><strong>Target: World's Finest Music Rooms, Home Theaters, Professional Screening Rooms, Post-Production Facilities</strong></div> <div style="text-align: justify"> </div> <div style="text-align: justify"> Wisdom Audio has just announced their state-of-the-art modular line source loudspeaker systems, the Wisdom Series LS4 and LS3. Built for the upper echelon, reference realm, they are designed for extremely high efficiency, wide dynamic range and ultimate sound quality. States Mark Glazier, Wisdom Audio President.  &quot;We applied the cumulative planar magnetic transducer design experience of our team to create the Wisdom Series LS4 and LS3, resulting in a totally fresh concept, the most advanced speaker we ever made and, we believe, the best performing domestic speaker system available. They completely shatter all preconceptions about speaker performance and placement.&quot;
</div> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/node/22152">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/node/22152#comments Audio News Hot Products News Speakers Wed, 24 Nov 2010 10:00:10 -0800 MarkE 22152 at http://www.hemagazine.com SERIO by Waterfall Audio http://www.hemagazine.com/serio_waterfall_speaker_subwoofer <p>SERIO is a new series of satellite speakers by Waterfall Audio, a company known for their use of glass for sound. SERIO was designed for both hi-fi and audio/video applications, and comes in three mounting options: on-wall, ceiling, and tabletop stand-mount.</p> <p>The speakers are available in three colors: black, while and silver with matching grills. There is also an option of ‘fashion’ grills that come in orange and green. </p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/serio_waterfall_speaker_subwoofer">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/serio_waterfall_speaker_subwoofer#comments Audio News Fri, 03 Sep 2010 17:02:44 -0700 liz123 21869 at http://www.hemagazine.com New Products for Sooloos http://www.hemagazine.com/Media_Source_600_Control_15_Meridian <p>&nbsp;</p> <p align="center"><strong>Meridian introduces the Media Source 600 and Sooloos Control 15</strong></p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <div align="right">…More after the jump.</div> <p><strong><br /></strong></p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Media_Source_600_Control_15_Meridian">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Media_Source_600_Control_15_Meridian#comments Tech Talk Audio News Audio Talk Fri, 20 Aug 2010 12:49:36 -0700 liz123 21852 at http://www.hemagazine.com New Pioneer Two-Channel Audio System http://www.hemagazine.com/Pioneer_CD_Amplifier_two-channel <p><a href="http://www.pioneerelectronics.com/PUSA/" target="_blank">Pioneer Electronics</a> has introduced their new G-Clef components, which include luxury CD players and amplifiers that provide a professional-grade listening experience at an affordable price point. </p> <p>The Elite G-Clef line includes two amplifiers, the SX-A6MK2 and the SXA9MK2, as well as two CD players, the PD-D6MK2 and PD-D9MK2. Every model was inspected by an AIR Studio sound engineer to ensure the most accurate recreation of the original recording. Internal components deliver signals to create a dynamic two-channel hi-fi experience.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Pioneer_CD_Amplifier_two-channel">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Pioneer_CD_Amplifier_two-channel#comments Amplifiers Audio News Other Audio Gear Wed, 18 Aug 2010 15:46:34 -0700 liz123 21847 at http://www.hemagazine.com Sounds by Design http://www.hemagazine.com/Sounds_by_Design <p>I see a lot of new speaker designs in the course of a month as I peruse through press releases looking for new products to feature in the front section of <em>Home Entertainment</em>. </p> <p>But it's been a long time since a loudspeaker really caught my eye and demanded my attention the way Sounds by Design's Blackmore and Elise do.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Sounds_by_Design">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Sounds_by_Design#comments Audio News Hot Products News Other Features Burger&#039;s Bloviations Thu, 05 Aug 2010 09:50:22 -0700 DennisB 21841 at http://www.hemagazine.com Earthquake Granite-52 http://www.hemagazine.com/Earthquake_Granite-52 <p><strong>Rocking outdoors with rocks<br /></strong><br />Earthquake has announced the Granite-52 outdoor speakers. </p> <p>Get your rock on.</p> <p>All the info, and probably more puns, after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Earthquake_Granite-52">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Earthquake_Granite-52#comments Audio News News Whole Home/Custom Install News Thu, 29 Jul 2010 00:21:32 -0700 geoffm 21834 at http://www.hemagazine.com New Marantz... everything http://www.hemagazine.com/New_Marantz <p><strong>Receivers, players, separates and more.<br /></strong><br />Marantz has announced a whole host of new products ranging from high-end separates, integrated amps, networked audio players, and receivers.</p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/New_Marantz">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/New_Marantz#comments 3D Audio News News Video News Whole Home/Custom Install News Wed, 28 Jul 2010 00:02:54 -0700 geoffm 21836 at http://www.hemagazine.com JHAudio PRO Series http://www.hemagazine.com/JHAudio_PRO_Series <p><strong>Hardcore In-ears    </strong></p> <p>If you can't stand earbuds because they never fit right, and because they don't fit they sound horrible, you're not alone. </p> <p>JHAudio's new PRO Series aims to fix both of those problems... for every ear. </p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/JHAudio_PRO_Series">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/JHAudio_PRO_Series#comments Audio News News Thu, 22 Jul 2010 00:36:19 -0700 geoffm 21823 at http://www.hemagazine.com Aaron No. 1.a http://www.hemagazine.com/Aaron_No._1.a <p><strong>All new from Germany    <br /></strong><br />New to the American market is Aaron, a high-end audio company from Germany. </p> <p>In addition to the integrated amp you see here, they're also announcing amps and preamps.</p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Aaron_No._1.a">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Aaron_No._1.a#comments Audio News News Tue, 20 Jul 2010 00:20:14 -0700 geoffm 21819 at http://www.hemagazine.com Live-Wall LW1218 http://www.hemagazine.com/Live-Wall_LW1218 <p><strong>Invisible Speaker</strong><br /><br />Live-Wall has announced it has started production of the LW1218, a truly invisible speaker that mounts in a wall, and is then painted/mudded/wallpapered over. <br /><br />All the info after the jump. <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Live-Wall_LW1218">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Live-Wall_LW1218#comments Audio News News Whole Home/Custom Install News Thu, 15 Jul 2010 00:36:09 -0700 geoffm 21813 at http://www.hemagazine.com DW Collection Art.Studio http://www.hemagazine.com/DW_Collection_Art.Studio <p><strong>Power(d Towers)</strong></p> <p>DW Collection has unveiled the Art.Studio, which builds on their successful Art.Engine single tower speaker. The Art.Studio is a pair of 49-inch-high, 3-way powered towers.</p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/DW_Collection_Art.Studio">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/DW_Collection_Art.Studio#comments Audio News News Wed, 14 Jul 2010 00:02:09 -0700 geoffm 21811 at http://www.hemagazine.com New Sony ES Receivers http://www.hemagazine.com/New_Sony_ES_Receivers <p><strong>Tons of custom features<br /></strong> <br />While Sony's ES line has always been the top end of their offerings, the new ES receivers are also extremely custom install oriented with a bunch of features that custom installers (and their customers) will love.</p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/New_Sony_ES_Receivers">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/New_Sony_ES_Receivers#comments 3D Audio News News Whole Home/Custom Install News Tue, 13 Jul 2010 00:44:19 -0700 geoffm 21809 at http://www.hemagazine.com finite elemente Hohrizontal 51 http://www.hemagazine.com/finite_elemente_Hohrizontal_51 <p><strong>Top Shelf Tunes</strong></p> <p>Looking for a really good iPhone dock, but just can’t seem to find the shelf space for it? </p> <p>Have we got the perfect solution for you. </p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/finite_elemente_Hohrizontal_51">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/finite_elemente_Hohrizontal_51#comments Audio News News Whole Home/Custom Install News Mon, 12 Jul 2010 00:55:30 -0700 geoffm 21799 at http://www.hemagazine.com Sonos Controller iPad App http://www.hemagazine.com/Sonos_iPad_Controller <p><strong>Multi-room/multi-source control and more<br /></strong><br />Sonos has announced their iPad app, which will be available the end of next month. </p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Sonos_iPad_Controller">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Sonos_iPad_Controller#comments Audio News News Whole Home/Custom Install News Tue, 06 Jul 2010 00:06:51 -0700 geoffm 21789 at http://www.hemagazine.com Triad MicroSat 3.0 http://www.hemagazine.com/Triad_MicroSat_3.0 <p><strong>Custom Sized 3-in-1</strong></p> <p>Triad is now shipping their MicroSat 3.0, an LCR that is available in custom sizes to match with any flat panel TV between 32 and 65-inches. </p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Triad_MicroSat_3.0">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Triad_MicroSat_3.0#comments Audio News News Thu, 01 Jul 2010 00:33:57 -0700 geoffm 21797 at http://www.hemagazine.com McIntosh XCS200 http://www.hemagazine.com/McIntosh_XCS200 <p><strong>New in the Center</strong></p> <p>McIntosh has released the XCS200 center channel speaker. </p> <p>Not content with just center channel duties, it can also be used as a LCR or surround.</p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/McIntosh_XCS200">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/McIntosh_XCS200#comments Audio News News Tue, 29 Jun 2010 00:15:02 -0700 geoffm 21787 at http://www.hemagazine.com iVictrola http://www.hemagazine.com/iVictrola <p><strong>iRetro<br /></strong><br />Twenty-first century high-tech meets early twentieth century low-tech in the iVictrola, as stylish an iPhone accessory as you’ll ever see. </p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/iVictrola">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/iVictrola#comments Audio News News Mon, 28 Jun 2010 00:30:40 -0700 geoffm 21785 at http://www.hemagazine.com New Anthem Receivers http://www.hemagazine.com/New_Anthem_Receivers <p><strong>Bring on the 3D<sup class="glossary-indicator" title="3D, so much more than 2D. 50% more, really..."><a href="/taxonomy/term/68" title="3D, so much more than 2D. 50% more, really..." class="glossary-indicator">i</a></sup></strong></p> <p>Anthem has announced four new receivers, the MRX 300, MRX 500, MRX 700, and the MRX 900. </p> <p>All have at least seven channels of amplification and Anthem Room Correction.</p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/New_Anthem_Receivers">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/New_Anthem_Receivers#comments 3D Audio News News Wed, 23 Jun 2010 00:58:14 -0700 geoffm 21774 at http://www.hemagazine.com Cary Audio Design CAD 120S MkII http://www.hemagazine.com/Cary_Audio_Design_CAD_120S_MkII <p><strong>Bring on the Tubes</strong></p> <p>Cary Audio Design has announced the MkII version of their 120S tube amplifier. </p> <p>Many aspects of the amp have been improved resulting in what Cary calls &quot;significant sonic improvements&quot; with &quot;increased dynamics, wider soundstage, greater depth, finer resolution of detail and improved micro-dynamics&quot;</p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Cary_Audio_Design_CAD_120S_MkII">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Cary_Audio_Design_CAD_120S_MkII#comments Audio News News Mon, 21 Jun 2010 00:57:11 -0700 geoffm 21770 at http://www.hemagazine.com MartinLogan Ethos http://www.hemagazine.com/MartinLogan_Ethos <p><strong>Electroexcellent<br /></strong><br />MartinLogan has announced the Ethos, an electrostatic speaker descended from the CLX that the company claims delivers &quot;the highest sonic standards of transparency, precision and efficiency.&quot;</p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/MartinLogan_Ethos">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/MartinLogan_Ethos#comments Audio News News Thu, 17 Jun 2010 00:50:16 -0700 geoffm 21766 at http://www.hemagazine.com Pet Acoustics My Pet Speaker http://www.hemagazine.com/Pet_Acoustics_My_Pet_Speaker <p><strong>Entertainment for the rest of the family<br /></strong><br />Using music and a speaker design intended for the family pets, My Pet Speaker claims to keep your pets calm and well behaved while you're away. </p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Pet_Acoustics_My_Pet_Speaker">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Pet_Acoustics_My_Pet_Speaker#comments Audio News News Whole Home/Custom Install News Wed, 16 Jun 2010 00:42:22 -0700 geoffm 21764 at http://www.hemagazine.com Bryston BDP-1 http://www.hemagazine.com/Bryston_BDP-1 <p><strong>Digital Music Player<br /></strong><br />Bryston has announced the BDP-1, a high-end, Linux-based, digital music player designed to play back files from an external USB drive.</p> <p>A pure player, the BDP-1 forgoes internal storage or DACs. </p> <p>All the info after the jump. </p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Bryston_BDP-1">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Bryston_BDP-1#comments Audio News News Tue, 15 Jun 2010 00:27:57 -0700 geoffm 21762 at http://www.hemagazine.com Meridian Sooloos iPad App http://www.hemagazine.com/Meridian_Sooloos_iPad_App <p><strong>Meridian+iPad<br /></strong><br />Meridian has released an iPad App for even easier surfing of all your content on the Sooloos Digital Media System. </p> <p>All the info after the jump.</p> <p><a href="http://www.hemagazine.com/Meridian_Sooloos_iPad_App">read more</a></p> http://www.hemagazine.com/Meridian_Sooloos_iPad_App#comments Audio News News Whole Home/Custom Install News Wed, 09 Jun 2010 00:04:32 -0700 geoffm 21750 at http://www.hemagazine.com