Technology changes fast, and long gone are the days of Plasma’s and giant standard definition TV’s that would take up precious floor space and that you would need your friends to help you move. Today, OLED & QLED are the top technologies, and while both provide an incredible picture, there are some differences. To help you decided which is right for you, we’ve made a video to explain the differences.
Passive radiators are used in many modern speakers because they are a terrific way to get a whole lot of extra oomph out of a sound system without diverting valuable energy into creating that lovely bass effect that we all enjoy so much. They are common in smaller, modern, computer-driven speaker systems largely because they … Read more
Father’s Day is closer than you think! June 16th is the day we tell our Dads how much they mean to us, and how we appreciate them. This year skip the socks and ties, and get him something he’ll love year round. Here are some great Father’s day gift ideas:
Just when you thought television viewing could not get any better, recent models have hit the market that put the latest in picture quality technology, sound experience, and hands-off convenience all in one, to provide you with a viewing experience that is elevated to a whole new level. For those who are looking for the … Read more
Whether you want to stay in on a cold day with your loved ones, are looking for a relaxing date night, or want to share the newest release with all of your closest pals, you can make your movie night one to remember by having the perfect home theater setup. All you need is a high-tech … Read more
Students going back to school have some distinct requirements for their speakers. They generally need to be smaller while still being able to fill the room with sound without annoying neighbors. Sonos and Klipsch make some of the best speakers for small spaces, which include many other features that will be useful for college students. … Read more
Sound is nothing if not complex. In any given scene of a movie, concert, or game, there are dozens of different sounds happening simultaneously, each of which contributes to the overall quality of the audio. Surround sound systems seek to include each of these contributing sounds for a rich listening experience, but doing so requires both advanced audio storage methods and a flexible speaker system that can blend multiple different sounds at different levels of intensity. As one of the most complex surround sound systems on the market, Dolby Atmos can play sound from a wide range of objects at once, allowing you to experience every element of modern audio.
One of the most frustrating experiences you can go through is having your wifi speakers cut out right as your favourite part of a song comes on. It’s the audio equivalent of the hated buffering notices on streaming video. But why is it happening? You set up your speakers with no problems, your WiFi seems to be working fine on your phone and computer, yet your WiFi speaker keeps cutting out! Before you end up throwing your speaker into a wall, try some of the following troubleshooting tips to help your connection.
Recently we had the chance to demo the Yamaha WX010 Wireless Speaker. This speaker is part of Yamaha’s MusicCast line of products, which feature the ability to pair & sync speakers throughout your home, utilizing your Wi-Fi connection.
Music never sounds better than when played through a proper Hi-Fi system. A powerful receiver with an amazing set of speakers can bring you onto the stage, or into the recording studio with your favourite artists. It also has the power to bring the big cinema experience right into your living room. Like with anything in life, you get what you pay for, but that being said, this article aims to help you start your Hi-Fi journey down the right path with the best system you can build for under (or around) $1000.