cedia 2013

  1. AlaskanAVGuy

    The 4K UHD ELEPHANT in the Room...what they don't want you to know

    The UHD 4K Elephant in the Room. At the Average Viewing distance of 10' you would need a 77" Screen or bigger before you could see Any Improvements with a 4K UHDTV (3840 x 2160) over a 2K (1920 x 1080) set. These are the limits of the human eye with 20/20 vision. Digital Trends also...
  2. Ronald Epstein

    CEDIA 2013: Epson Projectors

    Meet Jason from Epson on the latest line-up of projectors. Epson has a sweeping line of PJ's from units that you can take outside for evening movies to a full professional line.
  3. Kevin Collins

    CEDIA 2013 - Joe Kane discusses UHD/4K/2160P, what is good and what could be improved

    Joe Kane speaks with Home Theater Forum on the UHD format. Joe talks about how close you need to be to the display / screen to realized the increased resolution and a series of improvements that could be made to make the format irresistible.
  4. Ronald Epstein

    CEDIA 2013: Tivo introduces their new DVR -- Roamio

    We stopped by the Tivo booth to check out their latest DVR, the Roamio.In addition to being a great DVR the Roamio Pro gives access to all your content -- including live, recorded and on demand shows, including YouTube, Pandora, Spotify, and MLB.tv, and over-the-top content from sources like...
  5. Dave Upton

    CEDIA 2013: MartinLogan Introduces BalancedForce Subwoofer

    MartinLogan has introduced their new BalancedForce subwoofer series at CEDIA EXPO 2013. The BalancedForce subwoofer will be available in a 2x10" and 2x12" configuration, both featuring a dual opposed design. The BalancedForce subwoofer will feature two aluminum cone woofers and two 850 watt...
  6. Ronald Epstein

    CEDIA 2013 - JBL Updates their Studio 2 range of speakers

    We spoke with Jim from Harman talking about the updated speaker Studio 2 line up. Featuring technology that was adopted from the Revel Performa 3 line and new cosmetic changes.
  7. Ronald Epstein

    CEDIA 2013: Anthem Roll Out Three New AVR's

    Here at CEDIA, Anthem rolled out three new AVR's (missing was any new Pre/Pro's ...). Three new surround receivers from Anthem include the MRX 310, MRX 510, and MRX 710. The 310 has five channels while the 510 and 710 are seven-channel products. Power is 60, 75, and 90 watts times five. The...
  8. Kevin Collins

    CEDIA 2013 - New JVC Professional Projectors offer increased black levels

    Yesterday JVC announced a revamped line of their home theater projectors. As what happens every year with JVC at CEDIA, there is a slew of improvements that makes you want to dip into your savings account to get the latest model. The key areas of performance enhancements come from a new...
  9. Ronald Epstein

    CEDIA 2013: Sony's Entry Level 4K Projector

    Sony announced three new 4K projectors here at CEDIA 2013. The VPL-VW1100ES, VPL-VW600ES 4K front projectors join VPL-HW55ES. We looked at the Sony VPL-VW600ES 4K Home Theater Projector, which is available this November for $14,999. Even being the entry level Sony 4K PJ, there is still a...
  10. Dave Upton

    CEDIA 2013 - Definitive Technology Redesigns Mythos Series Speakers

    Definitive Technology has unveiled a completely redesigned version of their Mythos ST (SuperTower) loudspeaker. The new model will be available in October and has been renamed the Mythos ST-L. The ST-L features completely redesigned drivers, tweeter and amplifier while maintaining the same well...
  11. Ronald Epstein

    CEDIA 2013: Sonos

    If you already have a Sonos system installed in your house, then you probably be interested in what's new in the Sonos lineup which includes the ability to support surround sound. If you don't have Sonos, this is a great opportunity to see what the product does. I have had it in my house for...
  12. Kevin Collins

    CEDIA 2013 - Digital Projection Projectors

    Today we had to speak with Michael, the Director of Marketing for Digital Projection. One of the issues with projectors that use lamps/bulbs is the noise, heat and degrading light output that occurs over time. Digital Projection today is announcing the first available 3 chip LED projector the...
  13. Ronald Epstein

    Oppo announces BDP-103D with DarbeeVision

    Oppo has just unveiled a new version of their well regarded BDP-103 Blu-ray player, now featuring built-in DarbeeVision processing.
  14. Ronald Epstein

    New JVC Projector Line Boasts Industry’s Highest Native and Dynamic Contrast

    New JVC Projector Line Boasts Industry’s Highest Native and Dynamic Contrast Advancements include 4K source compatibility, new D-ILA device, improved e-shift, and enhanced black levels. DENVER, September 26, 2013 – JVC today announced a new, expanded line of home theater projectors that...