Audio Video News

Sort By:  Post Date TitlePublish Date
SV Staff  |  May 29, 2019  |  2 comments
Virgin Media became the first UK TV platform to broadcast in 4K/Ultra HD with high dynamic range (HDR) with its Sunday coverage of the French Open tennis tournament that runs through June 9th in Paris.
SV Staff  |  May 29, 2019  |  1 comments
The iPod touch was the last man standing when Apple phased out the nano and shuffle in 2017. Yesterday, Apple announced an updated iPod touch featuring a faster processor and two iPod firsts — Group FaceTime video chatting and support for augmented reality (AR) gaming.
SV Staff  |  May 28, 2019  |  0 comments
Control4’s adoption of MQA technology in its just released OS 3 smart-home operating system marks the debut of the high-resolution MQA format in the world of custom home automation.
SV Staff  |  May 28, 2019  |  0 comments
Last week DTS announced the integration of DTS:X Ultra audio processing into a high-end smartphone you might not have heard of: the Zenfone 6 Taiwanese computer maker ASUS is planning to release in the U.S.
SV Staff  |  May 24, 2019  |  0 comments
New Jersey-based startup Voiz has unveiled a retro-styled internet radio it hopes to bring to market in the late summer.
SV Staff  |  May 24, 2019  |  1 comments
Smart-home specialist Control4 has launched a new smart home operating system with more than a thousand new capabilities across lighting, whole-home music and video, security, comfort, and more.
SV Staff  |  May 23, 2019  |  0 comments
LG today announced the addition of Amazon Alexa voice control to 2019 TVs featuring its ThinQ artificial intelligence (AI) platform.
SV Staff  |  May 22, 2019  |  0 comments
Thanks to the magic of an overnight software update, Bose smart speakers and soundbars can now be controlled by simply saying, “Hey Google.”
SV Staff  |  May 22, 2019  |  2 comments
The latest round of proposed tariffs on goods made in China would impact an additional $300 billion worth of imports, including TVs, wireless headphones, smart speakers, laptops, and smartphones.
SV Staff  |  May 21, 2019  |  0 comments
McIntosh today introduced a stereo preamplifier that features a removable module that enables it to be easily upgraded to new audio formats and technologies as they become available.
SV Staff  |  May 21, 2019  |  0 comments
Denon today announced the addition of two lower priced, feature-rich AV receivers to its X-Series.
Joe Palenchar  |  May 21, 2019  |  0 comments
Vizio today rolled out a new 4K Ultra HDTV line that offers more models with wide-color-gamut quantum-dot technology, raises color gamut to up to 84% of the Rec. 2020 standard, and boosts peak brightness levels to up to 3,000 nits.
SV Staff  |  May 20, 2019  |  0 comments
Custom installation specialist Origin Acoustics has announced the availability of new diffuser panels from Portugal’s Artnovion that are designed to enhance room acoustics.
SV Staff  |  May 20, 2019  |  0 comments
Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has announced that Stanley Kubrick’s 1980 horror masterpiece, The Shining, will be released on 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray this fall.
SV Staff  |  May 17, 2019  |  0 comments
Americans are falling in love with smart speakers. One in three U.S. households (31%) now own one, up from 8% three years ago, according to a new Consumer Technology Association (CTA) study.