Soundproof Studios Announces Custom Recording Studio Doors and Windows

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Soundproof Studios provides custom recording studio doors and windows for professional commercial or home studios that require soundproofing. The soundproof sliding glass doors have a Sound Transmission Class (STC) value of up to 65 – the equivalent in absorbing as much sound as recording studio walls – and can dramatically block low frequencies (40dB @ 80 Hz). STC ratings […]

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Celestion Announces New 10-Inch Diameter Ferrite Magnet Professional Audio Driver

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Celestion just announced the CF1025BMB 10-inch (254mm) diameter ferrite magnet, cast aluminum chassis professional audio driver. Designed for both bass and mid-bass applications, the new CF1025BMB is spec’d as a bass unit in compact subwoofer applications. The Celestion CF1025BMB features a 2.5”/64mm multi-layer voice coil providing 300W (AES standard) power handling and 92.5 dB sensitivity with an output frequency range […]

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Snap One Releases New Line of Full-Shade Outdoor LED TVs

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Snap One announced the launch of the SunBrite Veranda 3 line of full-shade outdoor LED TVs. Offering 4K UHD resolution, 1,000-nit brightness, Wi-Fi, dual 10W speakers, quantum dot technology, a native 120Hz refresh rate, IP55 protection against the elements, a weatherproof remote and Android TV smart platform, the company says the Veranda 3 TVs are […]

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HARMAN Luxury Audio Group Announces JBL Stage Architectural Series Loudspeakers

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HARMAN Luxury Audio Group today announced the introduction of the JBL Stage Architectural Series loudspeakers crafted to be visually discreet, with Zero Bezel magnetic grilles and easy installation that allow the speakers to be heard and not seen. Featuring high-performance design elements including 1-inch/25-millimeter aluminum acoustic lens tweeters, JBL’s patented High-Definition Imaging (HDI) waveguides, baffles […]

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Registration for CEDIA Expo 2022 Now Open

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CEDIA Expo announced that registration for CEDIA Expo 2022 is now open. The largest North American event for the channel, CEDIA Expo 2022 takes place Sept. 29-Oct. 1, 2022, at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas, Texas. CEDIA Expo 2022 says it is anticipating a strong return to the live event with over […]

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Bowers & Wilkins Announces New DSP Amplifiers, In-Wall Subwoofers

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At ISE, Bowers & Wilkins announced the launch of four new products; the CDA-2HD and CDA-4D DSP amplifiers, and the ISW-6 and ISW8 in-wall subwoofers. The CDA-2HD is a high-power distribution amplifier with embedded DSP that allows optimization of a wide range of products and dynamic EQ for Bowers & Wilkins subwoofers. It boasts two channels of 500 watts […]

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ISE Tops 43,600+ Attendees!

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After a ton of anticipation, ISE finally arrived at the Fira de Barcelona, Gran Vía (10-13 May). With a total of 43,691 unique attendees from 151 countries, making 90,372 visits to the show floor. This was the first full ISE show since February 2020, when ISE said farewell to its previous home in Amsterdam and initial signs […]

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McIntosh Launches New Digital-to-Analog Convertor

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McIntosh just launched the MCD12000 SACD/CD Player. While classified as a CD player, the MCD12000 serves as a reference level digital-to-analog convertor (DAC) that includes reference level SACD/CD playback capabilities. Music played through MCD12000’s digital inputs or compact discs is processed by professional-grade, eight-channel DACs. The MCD12000 offers both balanced and unbalanced fixed analog outputs […]

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Samsung Showcases Future of Micro LED Technology at ISE 2022

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Samsung Electronics is showing what it calls the future of Micro LED technology at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) 2022 in Barcelona, with three new models of The Wall. At ISE this year, Samsung introduced three new versions of The Wall (Model name: IWB) – a modular Micro LED display that will now be available in 0.63 […]

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LG Partners with Blackdove to Bring Digital Art to LG Displays

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LG Electronics (LG) has entered into a global partnership with the US-based Blackdove to deliver digital art experiences on LG’s advanced digital signage displays. Integrating software and curated art from Blackdove’s digital art gallery and NFT (non-fungible token) platform, LG’s display solutions will provide a convenient way to showcase digital art, which has emerged as a prominent medium in the global […]

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Women in Consumer Technology to Host Leadership Coaching Event

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Women in Consumer Technology (WiCT) is hosting “A Day of Discovery”—an energizing conference to introduce the professional benefits of leadership coaching—on June 16, at the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) Innovation House in Washington, D.C. The full-day event will start at 10 a.m. and will feature empowering keynotes from Becky Magnotta of Homestead Coaching and Consulting […]

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RTI Expands Family of Music Control Solutions With MS-1 Music Streamer

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RTI has expanded its family of music control solutions with the new MS-1 Music Streamer. The MS-1 provides integrators with a single-stream solution fully integrated with RTI control systems in residential or commercial settings. It can also add a stream to an existing RTI Music system. The RTI MS-1 Music Streamer can connect to streaming services or a […]

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Snap One Intros New Strong 30″ Custom Series Racks

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Snap One announced this week new products added to its Strong Racks product line — the 30” Custom Series Racks (as well as new Side Panels) and On-Wall Racks. These racks are designed to enhance an integrator’s ability to pursue any size project and still deliver optimized equipment. The Strong On-Wall Racks will be on […]

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Focal Technologies Intros 300 ICA6 In-Ceiling Loudspeaker

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Focal Technologies just debuted the 300 ICA6 angled in-ceiling loudspeaker at the ISE in Barcelona. Discrete, this loudspeaker joins Focal’s current 300 Series line aimed at high-end homes and home cinemas. The 300 ICA6 joins the 300 Series incorporating an Aluminum/Magnesium inverted dome tweeter and Flax cone and ready-to-paint magnetic grilles supplied with the product ensure a completely unobtrusive installation. The 300 ICA6 […]

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Just Add Power’s Advanced Matrix Programmer Software Platform Now Works With MaxColor 4K60 Series Devices

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Just Add Power today announced that its Advanced Matrix Programmer (AMP) software platform now provides configuration for systems using MaxColor 4K60 Series devices, as well as those from the company’s 3G Ultra and legacy 2G Omega product lines. Just Add Power’s AMP – Multicast is designed for environments with existing infrastructure or special network requirements that don’t allow for a […]

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Bond Bridge and Josh.ai Form Strategic Alliance Allows Integration in Control4 Environments

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The result of a strategic alliance between Bond Bridge and Josh.ai, home technology professionals can now marry the two in their client’s Control4 environments. The pairing provides Josh.ai’s natural voice control of motorized window shades, ceiling fans, and fireplaces that are managed by the Bond Bridge RF-to-WiFi home control platform. The Bond Bridge RF-to-WiFi hub along with the Bond Home Smartphone/Tablet App consolidate control of Somfy and […]

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Key Digital Announces New Product Bundle for Long-Distance Signal Transmission

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Key Digital has announced a new product bundle: the KD-XPS22U 4K 18G Smart Extender Kit, aimed at long-distance installs. The KD-XPS22U delivers signal extension along with system control by bundling together the KD-PS22UTx 2×1 HDMI Switcher/Transmitter (with HDBaseT) and the KD-X100MRx Receiver. Either unit can be powered from its partner Tx/Rx. It’s aimed at conference […]

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Blustream Releases Dante-Enabled Networked Power Amplifier

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Blustream announced the release of the NPA100DA Dante-enabled networked power amplifier for both commercial AV or residential AV installations. For conference and meeting rooms, the NPA100DA is a solution for delivering amplification for presentation and background audio. With its microphone input and integrated audio-ducking capabilities, Blustream says it is also ideal for live event applications […]

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AudioControl Launches New Audio Amplifier Platform Leveraging GaN Semiconductors

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AudioControl just launched an audio amplifier platform leveraging GaN (Gallium Nitride) semiconductors from GaN Systems. AudioControl engineers have created a circuit that establishes a new bar for power and sound quality, now available in the CM Series four-channel, three-channel, and two-channel 70-volt Dual-Mode amplifiers. The AudioControl engineering team was tasked with elevating the performance standard […]

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Savant Will Show Smart Home Solutions at ISE 2022

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Savant will debut smart home solutions at the 2022 ISE show in Barcelona, Spain, including the international introduction of Lutron LEAP integration, delivering Savant’s Daylight Mode to the worldwide market for the first time. Savant’s Daylight Mode is completely configurable inside the Savant Pro App and delivers dynamic lighting that seamlessly adjusts throughout the day. […]

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Hunter Douglas Introduces PowerView Gen 3 Automation

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Hunter Douglas today introduces PowerView Gen 3 Automation. With a completely new communications protocol, new hardware, and a faster, more intuitive setup process, PowerView Gen 3 makes quoting, specifying, and installing Hunter Douglas smart shading easier and more appealing for professionals. The automated window treatment category remains a strong growth pillar in the custom integration […]

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Snap One Launches Control4 MultiDisplay Manager Tool

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Snap One has launched a new Control4 MultiDisplay Manager tool that claims to add power and value to commercial installations by allowing end users in commercial and retail environments to control multiple digital displays, TVs and projectors from a single page, select audio sources independently of active video sources, and create presets for instant room […]

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Vivitek Launches Qumi Q9 Portable Projector

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Vivitek just launched its Qumi Q9 LED Portable Projector. The Q9 brings is native HD resolution with Wi-Fi connectivity and PC-free access to multimedia content. The high-quality display ranges from 37.4” to 200,” making it perfect for many business, education and personal entertainment settings. Some key features: Native 1080p resolution with HDR and high definition […]

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AudioControl Now Shipping 3 CM Series Amplifiers

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AudioControl is now shipping three CM Series amplifiers. AudioControl will showcase their full lineup of multizone entertainment and cinema products at the 2022 ISE show in Barcelona at the Fira Barcelona — Gran Via from May 10-13, stand 2Q400. The AudioControl CM Series amplifiers utilize a highly sophisticated Constant Power Mode architecture featuring GaN (Gallium […]

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Optoma Launches UHD55 3600-Lumen 1-Chip DLP Projector

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Optoma launched the UHD55, a 3600 lumens 4K 1-chip DLP projector with a 1,200,000:1 contrast ratio and capable of displaying both HDR-ready and HLG compatible content. For gaming enthusiasts, the UHD55 offers a built-in Enhanced Gaming Mode for a fast response time of 16 milliseconds in 4K at 60Hz and 4 milliseconds in 1080p at […]

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AudioControl Intros BLX-1K Bidirectional Signal Extender

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AudioControl has introduced the BLX-1K bidirectional signal extender that sends and receives a fully balanced, analog audio signal up to 1,000 feet over standard Ethernet cable. ProAV installers often encounter projects that require long cable runs, and the BLX-1K has been engineered as a premium solution to efficiently address these challenges. Manufactured to the highest […]

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Snap One’s Control4 Home Control System Now Integrates With Pandora

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Snap One has announced that the Control4 home control system now supports integration with the Pandora music streaming service, offering customers complete access to their Premium, Plus and Free accounts through the Control4 interface. By integrating a fully functional Pandora interface into the Control4 app, Snap One enables integrators to offer their clients an entirely […]

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ViewSonic Corp Receives iF 2022 Design Award for X1000-4K Soundbar Projector

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ViewSonic Corp just received an iF 2022 Design Award for the company’s X1000-4K Ultra Short Throw Smart LED Soundbar Projector. “We are incredibly proud to have received this recognition at the iF Design Awards 2022, especially given the competitive nature of the field this year,” said Dean Tsai, general manager of projector & LED display […]

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Poly Unveils Sync 10 All-in-One USB Speakerphone for the Home Office

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Poly’s new Sync 10 is a new full-duplex speakerphone. The Sync 10 is a simple design that uses a touch-sensitive controls with LED indicators help you control calls. It works with all major communication and collaboration applications and is certified by Microsoft and Zoom. It’s USB powered, so no concerns about battery life, and it’s […]

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Biamp Announces Desono EX Series Surface-Mount Loudspeakers

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Desono EX Series is Biamp’s modern line of surface-mount loudspeakers for high-fidelity music or speech reinforcement. The Series includes 6.5-inch, 8-inch and 10-inch two-way coaxial loudspeakers and a 10-inch matching enclosure subwoofer. The product family is designed for indoor and outdoor use with time-saving installation features. Features: Exceptional audio clarity with discreet styling High-fidelity music, […]

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