Origin Acoustics Celebrates One-Year with Aluminum Domination

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Launching the industry’s first ever in-wall and in-ceiling aluminum speakers, Origin Acoustics says that they actually get better sound from them than using MDF or plastic ever did. Founder Jeremy Burkhardt addressed all the attendees of first press conference held here at CEDIA Expo 2015 in Dallas, by explaining that, even though many industry pundits […]

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AtlasIED Launches New FAP Strategy III Series of In-Ceiling Speakers

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AtlasIED has announced the release of the new FAP Strategy III Series ceiling loudspeakers. Their big push with them is something they are calling Safety First Mounting System (SFMS) and they claim that it prevents mounting tab damage during installation. The damage is caused by over torqueing during the installation process. This excessive torque can […]

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The DaVinci Group Launches Upgraded In-Ceiling Speakers

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The DaVinci Group will launch a series of updated in-ceiling speakers under its Vanguard Dynamics brand. The new models are part of its popular Edgeless Design Series and represent a what they describe as a significant upgrade over previous versions of the same speaker models. The updated product series includes three new 6½-inch models: the […]

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Proficient Launches Dealer-Focused Product and Brand Announcements at CEDIA 2015

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At this week’s CEDIA Expo in Dallas, Core Brands will debut Proficient Signature architectural speakers and a revamp of its existing Proficient Protege speaker line. This will create new opportunities for installing dealers while staying within the Proficient brand. The Proficient Signature portfolio of ten architectural speakers builds on the success Proficient achieved with its […]

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Wisdom Audio Intros SAGE CINEMA SERIES Loudspeakers at CEDIA

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Targeting high-end media rooms and private cinemas, Wisdom Audio is introducing an entire new range of models dedicated to hidden installations behind projection screens and fabric walls. Following up on the Wisdom Series LS3i & LS4i Line Source models for private cinemas, the Sage Cinema Series consists of five models — three Line Sources and […]

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Christie Extends Vive LA Series Loudspeaker Lineup with LA2 Line Array and LA3S-3ohm Speakers

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Christie today extended its Christie Vive Audio solution with the introduction of the LA2 premium screen channel loudspeaker and the LA3S 3-ohm premium surround channel loudspeaker. Both products are expected to be available in November. The LA2 Line Array completes the family of LA (Line Array) speakers for use in screen channel applications by completing […]

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Bryston Launches Model T Cinema Reference In-wall Loudspeaker

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Bryston today introduced its Model T Cinema “reference” home theater in-wall loudspeaker. By leveraging the design of the Model T floor-standing loudspeaker, Bryston has developed an architectural speaker system for dedicated home theater rooms. In order to achieve the desired performance goals from an in-wall speaker system, Bryston is using seven drivers in a three-way […]

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Linn Unveils Series 5 — All-New Stylish Systems

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Linn is introducing a new line of speakers with what Linn calls “world-class sound with previously unachievable levels of personalization.” Thanks to its Exakt technology, the new Series 5 offers completely customizable music systems. With a Linn Fabrik covered design, it is possible to choose a tailor-made solution that complements the décor of any home […]

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Tannoy Claims New Retrofit Adapter Kit Cuts Installation Time and Costs

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TANNOY has introduced new CMS & CVS Retrofit Adapter Kits to speed up installation of TANNOY ceiling loudspeakers inside existing back-cans from third party manufacturers or, in other scenarios, utilizing existing ceiling cutouts that were sized for other loudspeakers. By using the Retrofit Kits, installation contractors can change to TANNOY while minimizing additional installation time […]

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RCF Debuts New VMAX Series of Passive Speakers

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RCF is shipping its new lineup of passive solutions designed for the live sound market. The VMAX Series offers dedicated models with focused horn directivity designed for both portable and permanent situations where high SPL and long-term durability are primary specs. The VMAX Series includes a 6”, 10” and 15” (all two-way cabinets), a dual […]

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Fohhn Adds LX-60 and LX-61 Compact Line Arrays to LINEA LX loudspeaker Range

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Fohhn Audio has announced the release of two new models in its LINEA LX range of compact line array systems. The Linea LX-60 and LX-61. The compact LX-60 is specially designed for installation applications in more challenging acoustic environments. The 200-watt, two-way system is equipped with four 4″ high performance low-mid drivers (arranged in a […]

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Bowers & Wilkins Launches Three New Installation Speakers

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Bowers & Wilkins announced three additions to its range of custom installation speakers. The new CCM Cinema 7 in-ceiling speaker and CWM Cinema 7 in-wall speaker get their high performance thanks to the application of Bowers & Wilkins core acoustic technologies. While the new CCM632 offers discreet musical fidelity, clever new fixings now make installation […]

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Extron Ships the SM 28 Fast Installing, Two-Way Surface Mount Speaker

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Extron has started shipping the SM 28 SpeedMount Surface Mount Speaker, a two-way speaker with a patent pending, concealed wall mounting system. This 8 ohm speaker features an 8″ (20.3 cm) woofer with dual tuned ports and a 1.1″ (2.8 cm) tweeter. The SM 28 provides a frequency range from 59 Hz to 22 kHz, […]

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Bose Expands Portable P.A. Offerings with F1 Model 812 Flexible Array Loudspeaker and F1 Subwoofer

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Bose Professional has expanded its portable P.A. offerings with the introduction of the F1 Model 812 Flexible Array Loudspeaker and F1 Subwoofer. Designed to serve a broader set of applications than L1 systems, the F1 Model 812 lets users optimize sound by creating up to four different vertical coverage patterns. With the F1 system, sound […]

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AtlasIED Debuts Environmental Coatings for Speakers

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AtlasIED has just released of new patent-pending environmental treatments available for use on multiple loudspeaker models. AtlasIED’s new Hyfidrophobic treatment protects loudspeakers and baffles from water and humidity damage. Using the power of nanotechnology, the coated surface completely repels humidity and liquids. Any liquid simply rolls off without touching the underlying surface. It prevents water […]

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ALTO Professional Intros TSL115 Spectrum Active Loudspeaker

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Alto Professional today announced the TSL115 Spectrum Active Loudspeaker with Circular LED Array. Using Alto’s 15-inch, 800-watt TS115A Active Loudspeaker, now with the added excitement and capability of built-in interactive LED lighting. There are countless small- to medium-sized events where top-quality PA/DJ sound and celebratory lighting are needed: backyard weddings, graduation parties, karaoke contests, pool […]

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HARMAN’s JBL Pro New PD500 Series Loudspeakers Launch

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At InfoComm 2015, HARMAN’s JBL Professional is introducing its new PD500 Series loudspeakers. An extension of the PD Series loudspeakers, which are found in stadiums and arenas around the world, the PD500 Series will feature five new models. The PD500 Series can be used in a variety of applications including sports facilities, performance spaces, auditoriums, […]

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AtlasIED Launches FS Series of Horn Speakers

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AtlasIED has just released the new FS Series arena horn loudspeakers. Designed to deliver exceptional coverage and sound quality in a lightweight and compact all-weather enclosure that can be used in multiple outdoor and indoor applications. The FS Series is designed to offer integrators an easy to install, high-SPL loudspeaker for use in multiple installation […]

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Fulcrum Acoustic Intros FL283 Cardioid Line Array at InfoComm

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At InfoComm, Fulcrum Acoustic is launching the FL283 line array module. The FL283 uses dual 8-inch horn-loaded woofers and three 1.5-inch compression drivers in a compact enclosure. The enclosure is shaped to accommodate up to 20 degrees of splay between adjacent boxes, allowing for more sharply curved arrays than comparable line arrays. The FL283 also […]

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Triad Speakers Adds Step-up Dolby Atmos Enabled Loudspeaker to Line-up

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Triad’s InRoom Silver LR-H is a loudspeaker that combines traditional front firing-drivers with an integrated Dolby Atmos enabled module that directs sound towards the ceiling.  Utilizing two front-firing 6.5-inch drivers with a 1-inch tweeter, along with an upward firing top array comprised of four 3-inch drivers, the Silver is a step-up in size and power-handling […]

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James Loudspeaker Intros Slim Profile Aluminum SLT3 SoundBar Series

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James Loudspeaker has added a new series of slim, 3″-profile, full-range SoundBars called the SLT3 Series. Intended for vertical applications on either side of a TV, the compact 3.15-inch wide/4.75-inch deep form factor (height measurement customized for each TV) uses four proprietary 3.5-inch aluminum woofers. The James Loudspeaker SLT3CS sound bar pair provides audio for […]

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Extron Ships Full-Range of SpeedMount Speaker System for Suspended Ceilings

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Extron is shipping the CS 123T SpeedMount Ceiling Speaker System, a patented low profile, plenum rated two-piece speaker system. It provides a wide 165° conical dispersion for flexibility in speaker spacing. The system is designed for applications where high intelligibility and maximum coverage is desired in paging applications and low ceiling installations. The innovative system […]

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L-Acoustics X Series Makes North American Debut at InfoComm 2015

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L-Acoustics announced that its new X Series, first unveiled in April at Prolight + Sound in Germany, will make its official North American debut at InfoComm. A new line of coaxial speakers for the installation and rental markets, the three new enclosures in the X Series family — X8, X12 and X15 — represent the […]

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Martin Audio Unveils CDD

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Martin Audio introduced a major new dedicated installation loudspeaker range called the CDD Series at InfoComm. Combining curved enclosures with Coaxial Differential Dispersion technology, the series is designed for installs. CDD has six two-way full-range coaxial systems — from the micro CDD5 to the larger CDD15, plus high-performance subwoofers, covering the majority of install applications. […]

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Meridian Releases Compact DSP320 Install Loudspeaker

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Meridian’s new range of compact in-wall and in-ceiling loudspeakers is dubbed the DSP320. Like Meridian’s current DSP520, the company claim the DSP320 has been introduced specifically to deliver wide dispersion for maximum listening area, with minimum unwanted diffraction thanks to careful baffle and grille design. The on-board DSP provides thermal and dynamic bass protection and […]

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Bogen to Debut Four New Lines at InfoComm

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Bogen Communications will be introducing several new products at InfoComm 2015 including a line of compact, half-rack width amplifiers; a 500-watt amplifier; a compact line array loudspeaker system; and a digital loudspeaker controller. The CC4062MBT is the latest model in the CC-Series of amplifiers which are 40-watt compact amplifiers with varying inputs and features. The […]

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Extron Adds SM 28 Fast Installing, Two-Way Surface Mount Speakers

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Extron has launched the SM 28 SpeedMount Surface Mount Speaker, a two-way speaker with a patent pending, concealed wall mounting system. It features an 8″ (20.3 cm) woofer with dual tuned ports and a 1.1″ (2.8 cm) tweeter. The SM 28 provides a frequency range from 59 Hz to 22 kHz, and a power rating […]

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Turbosound Ships iQ Series

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Turbosound today announced that it’s started to ship the new iQ Series networked loudspeaker product line. The iQ Series combines Turbosound’s loudspeaker product with Klark Teknik’s networking and Digital Signal Processing (DSP) technologies to create what they are  referring to as “Acoustic Integration.” Acoustic Integration allows for changes to overall sound system performance, in real […]

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Beale Street Audio Reveals Beale Xpress Line, Adds New Distributors

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Beale Street Audio is broadening its product line to include Beale Xpress, a line of amplifiers, subwoofers and speakers designed for integration and featuring its Sonic Vortex Technology. The line includes residential audio solutions, 70/100v speakers for commercial applications and products for the international market. Initial Beale Xpress speaker offerings will include: 4, 6.5 and […]

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James Loudspeaker Adds to Small Aperture Architectural Speaker Series with Ultra-Shallow Full Range Solution

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James Loudspeaker has added to its lineup of Small Aperture architectural speakers with the introduction of the 63SA-4 in-wall/in-ceiling loudspeaker. The 63SA-4 is a three-way speaker system delivering superb room-filling musical playback through a discreet, paintable 3-inch round or square grille. Constructed of premium aircraft-grade aluminum, the Small Aperture series loudspeakers have been engineered to […]

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Origin Acoustics Shipping Seasons Outdoor Collection

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Origin Acoustics just started shipping its Seasons outdoor loudspeakers just in time for warmer weather. With the dramatic increase in demand for quality outdoor sound, Origin completely rethought the category and has developed speakers that offer greater output and deeper bass. The line currently features six models in either single or dual channel versions. The […]

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