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May 23, 2013

Harman Kardon Introduces AVR 1510, AVR 1610 and AVR 1710 AV Receivers

Harman Kardon AVR 1710

Harman introduces three new audio/video receivers that seamlessly mesh versatility, quality and efficiency to create a peerless multimedia experience. The Harman Kardon AVR 1510, AVR 1610 and AVR 1710 feature the brand's iconic styling and unmatched sound reproduction in addition to enhanced support for streaming and external devices. Harman Kardon launched the world's first audio receiver in 1953 and the first stereo receiver in 1958…

May 17, 2013

Bang & Olufsen Announces BeoLab 14 Surround Sound Speaker System

Bang & Olufsen BeoLab 14

Bang & Olufsen today announces the launch of a cutting-edge, surround sound speaker system that presents an entirely new category of speakers to the Bang & Olufsen product portfolio. The BeoLab 14 surround speaker system will revolutionize the marketplace as it is a conveniently packaged, all-inclusive solution that delivers compact aesthetics, exceptional sound quality and a high-end surround sound performance…

Apr 25, 2013

Sony Introduces 2013 Home Audio Product Lineup

Sony BDV-N8100W

At a special listening and audition event today, Sony Electronics introduced its 2013 Home Audio product lineup, highlighting the STR-DN1040 Audio/Video Receiver and the HT-CT660 Soundbar. Available in June, both products boast of Sony’s legendary commitment to quality sound, and are packed with connectivity and accessibility features. Both the STR-DN1040 receiver, priced at $599, and the HT-CT660 soundbar, priced at $399, will be available at Sony Stores as well as retailers nationwide…

Apr 25, 2013

Sony Debuts RDH-GTK37iP and LBT-SH2000 Audio Systems

Sony RDH-GTK37iP

At a special listening event today, Sony Electronics debuted new products from its 2013 Shelf System and Personal Audio lines. Available May 27, the products exemplify Sony’s legendary commitment to music and sound, and are packed with easy to use connectivity and accessibility features.

“Music is the soundtrack of our lives, and for generations Sony has delivered innovative, fun devices for sharing music as a part of most every social occasion,” said Andrew Sivori, vice president product marketing, Sony Electronics’ Home Entertainment & Sound division…

Apr 18, 2013

Harman Kardon Announces AVR 2700 and AVR 3700 Airplay Networked AV Receivers

Harman Kardon AVR 3700

Harman introduces two new audio/video receivers that bring superb audio and video quality to any home theater at affordable prices for a peerless experience. The Harman Kardon AVR 2700 and AVR 3700 feature the brand's signature styling and crisp sound reproduction for consumers who want to start or upgrade a home entertainment center. Harman Kardon launched the world's first audio receiver in 1953 and the first stereo receiver in 1958…

Apr 16, 2013

Yamaha Unveils Aventage RX-A830 and RX-A730 Network AV Receivers

Yamaha RX-A830

Yamaha unveils the newest models of its flagship line of network AV receivers, the AVENTAGE RX-A830 and RX-A730. Like their predecessors, these models push the company's "Powered by Music" philosophy to new heights, and exemplify Yamaha's rich tradition of marrying the art and science of sound with a craftsman's passion and precision to deliver superior entertainment experiences to consumers. The RX-A830 and RX-A730 deliver high performance, intuitive control and easy connectivity for those seeking to get the most enjoyment out of music, movies, TV, sports and games…

Apr 15, 2013

Panasonic SC-NP10 Wireless Speaker Available Now For $200

Panasonic SC-NP10

Panasonic today announced pricing for the SC-NP10 Wireless Speaker. Designed as an optimal surround sound system for tablet viewing and listening, the Panasonic SC-NP10 offers users unique functionality for a variety of spaces and listening scenarios.

Designed for use with any Bluetooth-enabled tablet device, the Panasonic SC-NP10 allows users to prop their tablet, rather than dock, and wirelessly stream music or movie sound. Because the system is not a “docking station” it is compatible with various tablet models and sizes, making it easy for a family with different tablets to share the SC-NP10…

Apr 11, 2013

New Pioneer Elite VSX-43 and VSX-70 Receivers Offer Multi-Zone, Multi-Source Capabilities

Pioneer VSX-43

Pioneer Electronics Inc. today introduced two new Elite home theater AV receivers, the Elite VSX-43 7.1-channel receiver and VSX-70 7.2-channel receiver, designed for expanded entertainment and control throughout the home. Following in the tradition of the Elite brand, the new receivers are built to engineering and manufacturing standards designed to handle studio quality audio and visual content and the multi-channel demands of home theater enthusiasts…

Apr 3, 2013

New BeoSound 5 Offers Spotify Integration

Bang & Olufsen BeoSound 5

Bang & Olufsen announces that Spotify is now fully integrated into its popular BeoSound 5 music system. The integration adds yet another feature to BeoSound 5, expanding its range of digital music with Spotify's massive music catalogue in addition to the owner's own digitalised tracks and 14,000 internet radio stations. The integration is built-in to all new BeoSound 5 units; in line with Bang & Olufsen's dedication to continuing customer service, existing BeoSound 5 owners can easily add Spotify with a free online software update…

Mar 13, 2013

Onkyo’s 2013 Entry-Level A/V Receivers Feature Built-In Wi-Fi And Bluetooth

Onkyo TX-NR626

Continuing its reign as the world’s foremost creator of user-focused home entertainment products, Onkyo has unveiled three exciting network A/V receivers—along with an affordable home theater package ideal for first-time buyers—for the 2013 model year, pushing standards for performance and value to unprecedented heights at the entry-level…