Home Theater

Onkyo announces world’s first A/V Receivers with InstaPrevue and MHL support

Onkyo announces world’s first A/V Receivers with InstaPrevue and MHL support

The highly popular Home Theater rocking company Onkyo today has just announces the worlds first A/V Receivers that will have full capability for both Silicon Image's new InstaPrevue feature, as well as MHL (mobile high definition) support. Model numbers and specifics were not mentioned although we'll be seeing plenty at their CES unveiling in January.

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JVC shows off 4K projectors at Cedia 2011

JVC shows off 4K projectors at Cedia 2011

JVC is on hand at the Cedia 2011 expo with some of its cool new home theater gear. The things that caught our collective eye are the line of projectors with 4k resolution. The projectors support up to 3840 x 2160, which is four times the resolution of full 1080p projectors. The projectors include normal and reference series unit.

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NEC PX700W and PX800X projectors revealed, god-level home theater addition

NEC PX700W and PX800X projectors revealed, god-level home theater addition

When it comes to projecting images onto walls, NEC is no chump - and when it comes to bringing forth some professional grade projectors to the scene, the NEC PX700W and PX800X seem to this narrator to be some heavy contenders when it comes down to it. What you've got here are two projectors that are made for large auditoriums and venues that require above-average brightness and a need to project to some gigantic screens. In other words, when you bring one of these monsters in your home theater, you're going to know where your money went - for sure!

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LG Electronics unveils sweet CF3DAT Cinema 3D Projector

LG Electronics unveils sweet CF3DAT Cinema 3D Projector

LG has unveiled a new projector that home theater fans will really like. The new projector is the big and powerful CF3DAT. This 3D cinema projector has the power to throw a 200-inch image and supports 2D and 3D content. The projector is very bright with 1250 ANSI lumens in 3D mode. That makes the projector about six times brighter than other premium projectors.

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Sharp LC-80LE632U 80-inch LED LCD HDTV debuts at under $5,500

Sharp LC-80LE632U 80-inch LED LCD HDTV debuts at under $5,500

Sharp has unveiled a new LCD HDTV that will be launching next month that is impressive. The set is model number LC-80LE632U and it has a giant 80-inch screen. It has all the features that we expect on high-end HDTVs today like 1080p resolution, LED backlighting, and integrated WiFi. The WiFi access allows the smart TV to access apps like Netflix, VUDU, and more.

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Sceptre X425BV-FHD 42-inch HDTV launches for $599 SRP

Sceptre X425BV-FHD 42-inch HDTV launches for $599 SRP

Sceptre has already introduced another 40-inch screen full HDTV this month. The company today has announced the launch of a new HDTV that has a slightly larger 42-inch screen called the X425BV-FHD. The new set is one of the more popular sizes since it will fit in most rooms and offers a larger image. The screen has a native 1080p resolution and has a lot more features as well.

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3DFusion shows off glasses-free 3D TV around the country

3DFusion shows off glasses-free 3D TV around the country

The first time we heard about the glasses-free 3DTV that 3DFusion was working on was back in 2009 at CES. It has taken a long time, but it seems that glasses-free TV is ready to hit the consumer market now. 3DFusion has announced that it is the first to market with stereoscopic broadcast quality 3D TV that needs no glasses and the company has installed a demo station for the first time to show off its hardware.

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Pioneer outs BDP-140, BDP-52FD, and BDP-53FD 3D Blu-ray players

Pioneer outs BDP-140, BDP-52FD, and BDP-53FD 3D Blu-ray players

Pioneer has unveiled three new Blu-ray players that support 3D movies and more. Two of the three players are in the high-end Elite range and the other is a general offering at a decent price. The cheapest of all three is the $199 BDP-140. The elite BDP-52FD will sell for $399 and the BDP-53FD will sell for $499. All of them share many of the same features.

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Vivitek H1086-3D projector does 1080p and 3D for under $2,000

Vivitek H1086-3D projector does 1080p and 3D for under $2,000

Not too long ago there were few 3D projectors on the market and those that were on the market didn’t usually offer 1080p resolution. The market is quickly changing though and now there are a bunch of new projectors coming that will do both 1080p resolution and 3D content at a nice price point. One of those projects is the new Vivitek H1086-3D. The projector has a bunch of nice features and can change 2D content into 3D content on the fly.

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Epson launches new 2D and 3D projectors for Home Theaters at CEDIA

Epson launches new 2D and 3D projectors for Home Theaters at CEDIA

CEDIA is one of the most overlooked tech shows out there I think. Each year the show takes place and I usually forget about it. This is the show where a ton of home theater gear is unveiled for the first time. Epson is at CEDIA 2011 and has unveiled several new projectors for home theater and custom installers that have some very nice features. The projectors include the Pro Cinema 6010, Home Cinema 5010/5010e, and the Home Cinema 3010/3010e. All of the projectors use 3LCD tech.

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Belkin ScreenCast AV 4 Wireless snips the wires from your home theater

Belkin ScreenCast AV 4 Wireless snips the wires from your home theater

Belkin has rolled out some new wireless home theater gear and among the offerings is the cool ScreenCast AV 4. This is a device that cuts the wires to a bunch of your home theater gear so you can shoot that content out to your TV or projector without having to run cables to do it. The AV 4 is a particularly cool device because it allows you to ditch the cables to four HDMI devices with one wireless adapter.

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LG launches first 55-inch passive 3D TV with THX certification

LG launches first 55-inch passive 3D TV with THX certification

LG today announced the availability of a new flagship TV, called the 55-inch Nano Full LED Cinema LW9800 3D HDTV, that's the first to offer passive 3D technology along with THX certification. The 55LW9800 features a full-array LED local dimming backlight with a new "Nano" backlighting technology to ensure uniform light distribution.

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