Shedding their 'expensive" tag by reducing prices of the offerings, they ensured that the higher end versions of the DVD/Blu-ray home theaters
from the consumer electronics giants suffered.
With movies, photos, and music stored on the multimedia player, simply connect it to a TV set or Home Theater
system via the A/V cable provided, and view the media content on TV.
Some of the more successful builders have the integrators predesign and lay out a basic home theater
and audio system in the builder's model homes.
With theater-quality sound and visuals, combined with cinematic aesthetics, the home theater
market is expected to continue its explosive growth.
The Rotel RB-985 adds substantially to my home theater
stack and the addition of five additional speakers causes a modicum of muttering from my long-suffering spouse.
For more information about the Sonance Landscape Series, or all products and services at the Sounding Board Home Theater
Plus please visit their site, or call 201 445 5006.
The HT-X810 Home Theater
Sound Bar has a piano black finisheI|a look every bit as venerable as its performance is exceptional.
With the help of home theater
designer Bob Gatton and Philips Electronics style and home designer Stephen Saint-Onge, Adu got the home entertainment setup of his dreams: 50-inch Philips Ambilight flatTV in his and his mother's rooms ($4,499.99 each); 42-inch screens in several other rooms ($2,699.99); the piece de resistance, a home theater
that features a custom-built, remote-controlled, 120-foot drop-down Marantz 12S4 projection screen; Lutron motorized window shades that descend to block outside light; and a Canton/Marantz sound system.
Circuit City: Panasonic 800-watt home theater
If you're building a dedicated home theater
room, make it rectangular rather than square, as close as possible to a Io-to-7 ratio (20 by 14 feet, for example).
All in all, The Home Theater
Companion is a startlingly thorough resource book that I recommend heartily to anyone interested in audio or home theater
-- and if you read what Howard says about us on page 357, you'll know I am not saying that just to return a bit of flattery ...-- KWN