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Audio News May 19, 2017

Onkyo is boosting its product line with new 7-channel receivers — Next month, Onkyo — the creator of the premier RZ series receivers— will be adding three new network AV Receivers to its product lineup:  TX-RZ820, TX-RZ720, and TX-RXZ620.  Of note is support for a 5Hz to 100 kHz spectral range, six Dolby Vision HDMI […]

Audio News for April 29. 2016

Audiophile-grade Streaming From Auralic Aries Mini – For about $550 the Chinese-made AURALiC Aries Mini comes in black plastic or white, hooks up to an existing DAC or amp and pulls music from the cloud or home-based data storage. There’s an optional low-noise linear PSU for $299 additional. The Aires Mini is also free to […]

Home Page for April 2015

Home Page for April 2015

Born just four years before J.S. Bach George Philip Telemann has always suffered from comparisons with that towering figure of classical music. At the time though he was considered one of the greatest German composers, and he was highly productive – his total output compares well with Bach’s. One 1767 obituary merely stated ‘his name […]

Audio News for March 27, 2015

Pioneer Expands Atmos and Adds HDCP 2.2; SOL Wireless Headphones; Astell & Kern Limited Edition Hi-Res Mobile Audio Player; ‘Deezer Elite’ Hi-Res Audio Streaming Now Global; The Rise of Hi-Res Digital Music

Audio News for March 3, 2015

PENTATONE Remastered Classics Series; M-GO to Provide Both DTS-HD Multi-channel Sound and DTS Headphone:X; Dolby Atmos Surround Appears in Two Entry-Level Android Tablets; IKEA Adds Qi Charging to Their Furniture; Pioneer Now a Subsidiary of Onkyo

Audio News For February 3, 2015

Clarinettist Martin Fröst’s Musical Tastes; Classical Recordings’ Leading Talent Scout; Wireless Connectivity Technologies in Home Audio: 2015 Report Available; TFJ News & Media Recommends Five Top 5.1 System Speakers

Audio News for September 16, 2014

Blues Hall of Fame Under Construction in Memphis; Pioneer to Sell Home AV Business to Onkyo; LG’s Growing UHD Lineup at CEDIA; Epson Demos UHD “Enhancement Projector” at CEDIA; CEDIA Launches Hi-Res Audio Training; Revolution Invisible In-Wall Speakers

Audio News for July 22, 2014

More Dolby Atmos Components Being Readied; TCL Lowers UHD TV Prices Again; Broadway Star Elaine Stritch Dies; The Ultimate in Home Theaters; New External Blu-ray Drive with 7.1 Audio

Audio News for June 24, 2014

CE Devices in Home Multiply but Home Electricity Useage Falls; Onkyo Offers Dolby Atmos for Home Theaters; Pioneer Launches its First AV receivers and Speakers with Dolby Atmos

Audio News for April 18, 2014

Comcast, Time Warner and Congress All Working Together; Classical Music – Funny?; Pioneer and Clarion Ready Aftermarket CarPlay; Music Quality on Chromecast; Hauppauge myMusic-Wi-Fi Wireless Music Receiver; Sonos Adds Google Play Music

Pioneer SE-DIR800C Digital Wireless Surround Headphones

Pioneer SE-DIR800C Digital Wireless Surround Headphones

Pioneer SE-DIR800C Digital Wireless Surround Headphones SRP: $400 Components: Infrared transmitter unit  Cordless stereo headphones Vertical stand for phones AC wall wart 2 rechargeable batteries (approx. 16 hours usage time) Coax digital cable Manual Features: Can create up to five virtual speakers in your head from DTS or Dolby Surround digital sources Built-in Dolby Digital, […]

Audio News for May 31, 2013

Sony Considering Splitting Into Two Companies; Japanese Majors Investing in India; Pioneer Reviewing CE Business; Dolby Atmos for Home Theaters?; New Features of 2013 Panasonic TVs