Middle Atlantic Details CEDIA Plans


Middle Atlantic Products today announced that it will showcase its latest innovative products and solutions in Legrand’s booth 4301 at the CEDIA 2018 Expo, Sept. 6-8 in San Diego. Middle Atlantic will feature the new high-power capacity models of its comprehensive universal DC Power solution, the new ultra-modern, slim-profile C3 Series AV credenza and the […]

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MuxLab Debuts at CEDIA


In addition to its complete family of AV over IP solutions for residential applications, MuxLab is showcasing several new products and an app at the annual home tech tradeshow event. With end user satisfaction in mind, two new wall plate transmitters offer a slick method of AV connectivity with brushed metallic enclosures that look great […]

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Dealers Can Now Select the Gear They Want to Pair with Rayva’s Curated Interiors and Packages


During CEDIA Expo 2018, Ravya, supplier of engineered and fully customizable turnkey home entertainment solutions, will show AV integrators how to make home theater simple with its new Rayva Complete Solutions lineup featuring gear selected by dealers paired with custom curated interior designs like ‘The Light Edge’ by Dimitri Theodorou. Rayva’s new lineup and unique […]

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Dynaudio’s CEDIA Expo Booth Will Highlight Speakers Engineered for In-Home Audio


At the upcoming CEDIA Expo, Sept. 6-8 in San Diego, loudspeaker specialist Dynaudio will feature new additions to the company’s growing portfolio of products. At Booth 1927, Dynaudio will present the North American preview of its all-new Confidence range of hi-fi speakers, officially launch the Dynaudio Music intelligent wireless all-in-one audio systems in the U.S. […]

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Klipsch Refreshes Reference Premiere Speakers


Klipsch today announced the debut of its new Reference Premiere series speakers, now in their second generation. The Reference Premiere series speakers are available in 16 models­ in three finishes. The series uses what the company says is proprietary Tractrix horn technology to improve high-frequency response and extension, while enhancing imaging and dynamics. A Linear […]

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RTI Adds Video Lineup via Pulse-Eight Partnership


RTI and Pulse-Eight today announced they have entered a strategic relationship. This new partnership brings the power of Pulse-Eight’s video distribution technology solutions to the Americas under the RTI brand. Included in the lineup of video distribution products are the VHD-Ux 8×10 Matrix Switch and VHT-Ux Extender Set, which utilize the latest Class C+DSC HDBaseT […]

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Z-Wave Alliance Supports Smart Home and Integrator Growth at CEDIA Expo 2018


The Z-Wave Alliance will host the Z-Wave Pavilion in booth number 2715 at CEDIA Expo 2018 in San Diego, California. The Z-Wave Pavilion is a popular spot at CEDIA with member companies featuring new products and services in smart home, demonstrations of the award-winning Z-Wave Certified Installer Toolkit and networking with smart home leaders. Z-Wave […]

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Cortex VIP Cinemas to Unveil Luxury Home Cinema at CEDIA


Cortex VIP Cinemas will be debuting its luxury home cinema system utilizing PMC Speakers at this year’s CEDIA. The Cortex system comes with a complete Dolby Atmos design, surge protection, UPS, power isolation, 4K HDMI distribution and up to 64 channels of Dolby Atmos sound processing and amplification. To ensure the reliability of each custom […]

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CEDIA Expo Will Include National Kitchen & Bath Association Sponsor


CEDIA Expo announced today that the National Kitchen & Bath Association will be the official lunch sponsor for the Design+Connection Tour series at CEDIA Expo 2018. The NKBA will provide complimentary lunches to all designer and integrator participants and will be the last stop on the inaugural 2018 Design Connection Tour series where participants will […]

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Metra Home Theater Group Debuts 10 Meter Velox HDMI Cable


Metra Home Theater Group will debut its Ethereal passive Velox HDMI cables, the EHV-HDP10-R2, ahead of the 2018 CEDIA Expo in September. The Velox cable features a new microwave RF design and supports 18 Gbps, 4K/60, 4:4:4 and HDR. It claims features in metallurgy, topology, dielectric and shielding in the highest bandwidth on the market. […]

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MSE Audio Debuts Rockustics SquareRoot Loudspeaker


MSE Audio announced the Rockustics SquareRoot 6.5 Coaxial Planter Speaker. Featuring weep holes to accommodate the watering of live plants, the SquareRoot is a fully-weatherproof, two-way, omnidirectional loudspeaker. Set to debut at CEDIA 2018, the SquareRoot 6.5 is a premium two-way outdoorloudspeaker with a 17-inch by 17-inch wide planter designed to accommodate live plants and […]

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CEDIA Acquires The Cinema Designer


CEDIA has announced the acquisition of The Cinema Designer in a move that will offer members preferential access to this award-winning home theater design software. The name has changed to The CEDIA Designer, which nicely aligns with the often-used acronym TCD. TCD is a cloud-based design tool that, minutes after entering room specs and design […]

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Stealth Upgrades Speakers with LRX85


Invisible speaker company Stealth Acoustics will unveil the LRx85 invisible speaker system at CEDIA. A two panel solution for distributed audio, the new speaker is for home theaters and presentation spaces that require invisible sound — no visible speakers. The LRx85 uses Stealth’s proprietary FidelityGlass technology. The durable UV protected radiating panels ensure pleasing spacious […]

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Industry Veteran and Loudspeaker Designer Paul Hales Launches Theory Audio Design


Paul Hales has announced the launch of Theory Audio Design (Theory), a manufacturer of loudspeakers and speaker controllers, which will make its debut at CEDIA Expo 2018 in San Diego, Calif. Theory loudspeaker models consist of three in-wall and four slender on-wall models, featuring dual 5-inch, 6-inch and 8-inch woofers. Theory offers two subwoofer models […]

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Savant to Intro New Audio Products at CEDIA


Savant has expanded its entertainment offerings for custom integrators with new options for IP Music Servers and in-wall invisible speakers. The new Savant IP Audio Music Server works with Savant’s family of IP Audio products to create a whole-house entertainment system in any zone simply by accessing the network. The IP Audio Music Server features […]

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Atlona Adds Exclusive Dolby Vision Capability to OmniStream AV-over-IP Line


Atlona has announced a new feature to its OmniStream AV-over-IP platform that will enable distribution of 4K video with Dolby Vision dynamic HDR over standard, off-the-shelf 1 Gigabit Ethernet data networks. This capability will soon be available as a licensed feature update to the OmniStream Pro and R-Type Series for commercial and residential networked AV […]

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AudioControl to Unveil 70-Volt Amplifiers and More at CEDIA Expo


AudioControl will be expanding its amplifier offerings with the new CM line of 70-volt amplifiers, along with other new product introductions at CEDIA 2018, booth 2937. AudioControl’s 70-volt amplifier solutions, delivering 750 watts-per-channel with all channels driven, is aimed at both residential and commercial audio/video applications. AudioControl’s new CM Series 70-volt amplifiers offer DSP control […]

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Stewart Filmscreen Updates Director’s Choice Masking System


The Stewart Director’s Choice continuous four-way masking screen system has been redesigned, creating a larger image size. Built with the same finishes and multiple screen material choices, the new Director’s Choice includes up to 30 percent more viewing area. The screen system for ‘deluxe’ home theaters, the Director’s Choice now features a slimmer frame that […]

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SnapAV and D-Tools Promotion Offers Dealers Customized D-Tools Cloud Experience


SnapAV and D-Tools will provide to SnapAV dealers a personalized 90-day free trial of the all-new D-Tools Cloud. This new affordable, multi-OS, web-accessible platform enables a connected workflow and collaborative work environment for internal and external stakeholders. This promotion offers SnapAV dealers a customized D-Tools Cloud experience that enables them to start working out of […]

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D-Tools’ Cloud Debuts


D-Tools announces the launch of its new Cloud offering – a multi-OS, web-accessible platform that enables a connected workflow and collaborative for internal and external stakeholders. D-Tools is now available in a scalable, simple-to-adopt, web-based solution that guides users from managing sales prospects, through quoting, system design and procurement. This new Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) application features […]

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BlueDog Releases Resi-Cat


BlueDog Group is a provider of data management services supporting the tools, processes and standards for integrators to measure client retention. BlueDog is announcing the release of the first standardized industry hierarchy for organizing products and labor for residential systems integrators, aptly named Resi-Cat. As a standards-based catalog hierarchy, Resi-Cat is currently used by dozens of BlueDog’s customers. Integrators implementing […]

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CEDIA Announces Smart Stage Schedule for 2018 Show


CEDIA Expo will launch two new programs, TechTalks and TechBites, on the Smart Stage. At CEDIA 2018, attendees are invited to experience TechTalks, a series of thought-provoking panels lead by industry authorities and TechBites, a fast-paced opportunity for brands to showcase their newest innovations to an audience of media and attendees. Both programs will take […]

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Torus Power Isolation Transformers Provide Optimal Power and Protection for Residential AV Systems


  Torus Power will be exhibiting its full line of products at this year’s CEDIA Expo, September 6-8 in San Diego. There, Torus Power will showcase the benefits of using isolation transformers like the bestselling AVR and Wall Mount (WM) series of toroidal isolation transformers, as well as the smaller-sized TOT AVR, and the all-new […]

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Trinnov Enables 48- and 64-Channel Immersive Audio Systems with Altitude48 and Altitude48ext


As DSP-chipset manufacturers are about to achieve rendering of 16 channels, Trinnov has created a solution to enable even more discrete channels from the Altitude32, expanding the count to 48 discretely-rendered channels by using the Altitude’s 32 analog outputs and its 16 AES digital outputs simultaneously. This will allow users to have Home Atmos, with […]

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Atlantic Technology Expands with Fourteen New Products at CEDIA 2018


At 2018 CEDIA Expo, Atlantic Technology will be exhibiting their largest product expansion ever. This includes a mix of SKAA wireless home theater, multi-room and personal products, plus premium tower speakers, subwoofers and outdoor speakers. Booth #4347. NEW Wireless Multi-Room Streaming Speaker – Gatecrasher 1: Atlantic Technology’s first Wireless system is a beautiful, compact 2.1 […]

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Leon Brings Design to the Forefront with New Products and Partnerships at CEDIA Expo


Continuing to lead the conversation on the importance of blending design with technology, Leon Speakers will be introducing a new suite of products at the 2018 CEDIA Expo (booth #5401) that do just that. Partnering with some of the biggest brands in the industry, Leon’s new innovations were designed to pair perfectly with some of […]

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RTI’s Integration Designer APEX 10.4 Programming Software Now Available


RTI today announced that Integration Designer APEX 10.4 is now available for download. The backbone of RTI’s control and automation solutions, the latest version of the Windows-based programming platform introduces a variety of new features for integrators — including layers, viewports, and source bundles — in addition to support for the new RTiQ intelligent remote […]

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CEDIA Names 2018 Volunteers of the Year


CEDIA has announced the 2018 volunteers of the year. Each year, CEDIA recognizes three members: a new volunteer, a training volunteer,\ and an overall volunteer. These volunteers are nominated by staff for their efforts and contributions that help develop and refine CEDIA programs and offerings. Amanda Wildman — Volunteer of the Year; TruMedia Amanda joined […]

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Modulus Media Systems Intros New DVR Media System With Up to 20 TB Storage


Modulus Media Systems’ new Modulus DVR allows for playing, recording, streaming, storing and sharing any type of media from one unit that supports 4K and UHD. Plus, everything can be controlled by a universal remote with voice commands. Don’t like commercials? Skip them. Can’t find the content you want? Modulus has global search. DVR is […]

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Good Competition, The CEDIA Conundrum and Julie


Every business owner in every company hopes, especially when they invent or pioneer something unique, that their competition will be good. Bad competition tends to shred an industry and can lead to its eventual demise. For example, I have many friends that own AV integration firms — they love the good competition and loathe the […]

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Audio Gear Group Will Launch Extended BLACK Brand at CEDIA 2018


Audio Gear Group is launching multiple new models in its BLACK high-performance line of upgraded speaker and electronics products. The BLACK series launch includes new in-ceiling and in-wall models, flexible new landscape and outdoor audio speakers, and a 4.2Kilowatt 11-channel pro-cinema-grade amplifier. Features of the BLACK series include: Thread-strip mounting and rust resistant machine bolts […]

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