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I look into the future of broadcast television with an in-depth analysis of the new ATSC 3.0 broadcast standard for UltraHD video and immersive audio.  I think you'll agree that the future of TV is exciting.
http://www.audioholics.com/hdtv-formats/atsc-3.0
ATSC 3.0 promises to bring UHD 3840x2160 video, high dynamic range, high frame rate, immersive audio, improved reception across multiple devices, IP-based services, mobile entertainment, and much more
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RSL's CG4, CG24, and Speedwoofer 10 multichannel loudspeaker system delivers serious performance in a compact package.  Read my full review.
http://www.audioholics.com/surround-sound-reviews/rsl-cg4-cg24-and-speedwoofer-10-loudspeaker-review
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The RSL CG4/CG24 & Speedwoofer 10 subwoofer/satellite speaker system have a small footprint but offer truly explosive sound and top notch build quality. They prove good things come in small packages.
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Yamaha's new flagship preamp-processor, the Aventage CX-A5100, brings 64-bit processing power, hi-res audio, and a new streaming ecosystem to the high end market.
http://www.audioholics.com/av-preamp-processor-reviews/yamaha-aventage-cx-a5100-preamp-processor-preview
The Yamaha CX-A5100 AV Pre/Pro supports Dolby Atmos and DTS:X, balanced connections, 64-bit processing, high resolution music, updated YPAO room correction, multi-zone HDMI outputs, and MusicCast.
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Check out out latest video on Optimizing Front LCR Speaker Placement.
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Check out my preview of the RBH Sound Impression Series subwoofers.  $499 for real-world performance down to 23Hz and $699 for performance down to 20Hz makes these new models serious entry level contenders.

 http://www.audioholics.com/subwoofer-reviews/emp-tek-impression-i-12-and-i-12-e-subwoofer-preview
#hometheater   #hifi   #avtweeps   #subwoofers  +Audioholics 
The RBH Sound I-12 and I-12/e subwoofers sport 350W and 500W amplification with 12" aluminum cone drivers and frequency response into the low 20Hz range with gobs of output making them a killer value.
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Check out my preview of the $7,500/pair PSB Imagine T3 Tower Loudspeakers.
http://www.audioholics.com/tower-speaker-reviews/psb-imagine-t3-tower-loudspeaker-preview
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PSB calls the Imagine T3 a five-way transitional design floor standing loudspeaker. It's a triple-ported design with three-pairs of binding posts and can be tri-amped and reaches down to 24 Hz.
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RBH Sound, has long been on our Audioholics short list of high performance, high value subwoofers.  RBH's Impression Series subwoofers are the company's answer to that high performance, high value tradition.  Read about these new RBH subs that push the price/performance envelope.
http://www.audioholics.com/subwoofer-reviews/emp-tek-impression-i-12-and-i-12-e-subwoofer-preview
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The RBH Sound I-12 and I-12/e subwoofers sport 350W and 500W amplification with 12" aluminum cone drivers and frequency response into the low 20Hz range with gobs of output making them a killer value.
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Will Yamaha's MusicCast wireless music system revolutionize whole-home streaming?  Check out my in-depth review of Yamaha's major announcement.

http://www.audioholics.com/gadget-reviews/yamaha-musiccast-wireless-music-system
MusicCast is Yamaha's wireless whole-house music system with support for diverse music sources, streaming services, and high resolution music over WiFi alone with AirPlay and Bluetooth compatibility.
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The unintended consequences of #HD  High Definition and #HFR  High Frame Rate #displays    
http://www.bloomberg.com/graphics/2015-property-master/

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Real life at 48 frames per second can blow your mind, or just look fake
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Marking their return to North America, ELAC has just announced their new #loudspeaker  line, appropriately named The Debut.   The new Debut #speakers  are the first to be designed by Andrew Jones, ELAC America’s Vice President of Engineering, at their new Southern California Design Center.  If ELAC was looking to make a splash back in the #American  scene, this is the way to do it.  Read the full preview at:
http://www.audioholics.com/surround-sound-reviews/elac-debut-loudspeaker-line-preview
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Andrew Jones designed speakers for Elac include custom drivers and waveguides. High performance at an astonishingly low price point. Full Subwoofer EQ setup via Bluetooth-enabled smartphone and app.
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Check out my full #review  of the Classé Sigma SSP processor and AMP5 multichannel Class D #amplifier  that delivers 200WPC.  From their stunning industrial design to their superb sonic performance, these new,  $10,000  installer-friendly separates from Classé are a winner.  

http://www.audioholics.com/av-preamp-processor-reviews/classe-sigma-ssp-and-sigma-amp5-review
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The Classé Sigma SSP Processor and AMP5 multi-channel amplifier supports HD audio processing with a USB DAC for high res audio. Simple function, audiophile nirvana sound makes this combo a home run.
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Check out my preview of the new Parasound Halo Integrated Amplifier. For $2,500, this Parasound Halo isn’t your traditional integrated amplifier.  Whether it’s vinyl or the latest and greatest in digital audio, the Parasound Halo Integrated Amplifier looks like it’s equipped to handle just about anything you can throw at it. http://www.audioholics.com/amplifier-reviews/parasound-halo-integrated-amplifier-and-dac-preview
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The Parasound Halo integrated amplifier is a powerful 160 watts/ch 2.1 High bias class A/AB, Dual-mono featuring a home theater bypass, bass management, ESS Sabre32 DAC, Native and DoP DSD decoding.
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