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Product Shortages and Price Increases in the Consumer Electronics Industry

Why you might be experiencing longer wait times and higher costs in 2021 Back in March 2020, when the pandemic struck our world, many people started hoarding the strangest of goods, you probably remember the great toilet paper shortage. These days, you’re more likely to see shortages of stuff in most industries, as the knock-on

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What to Look for in a Home Theatre Receiver in 2021

The receiver is arguably the most important part of a home theatre system. It is responsible for sending audio from connected devices to the speakers. However, as with most electronics, the latest receivers come with a wide range of features and options. 4K switching, built-in WiFi, DTS:X, and other technologies can make choosing the right

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What Is the Best Outdoor Audio for 2021?

If you want to listen to music outdoors, it helps to have speakers that are built for outdoor use. As you likely know, listening to music outdoors is often a challenge. Wind and ambient outdoor sounds often cause the speakers to sound muffled or muted. High-end outdoor speakers offer improved clarity and fuller sound compared

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Choosing The Best Sound System For A Small Apartment

It goes without saying that if you’re building a killer home theatre system or stereo system you want to have the best sound possible for your music, movies, and games. Not much sense in spending time and money on one part of the equation while neglecting the other. The problem is, if you live in

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The Comeback of Dedicated Music Systems

High-quality music is making a comeback. For years the music industry has focused on compressing and mass producing files, moving from records to CDs, then to digital files. The focus has been on portability and accessibility in a busy world. However, once Covid-19 hit, people found themselves confined to their homes. This resulted in a

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How to Get Whole Home Audio Sound Throughout Your Home

Installing a whole home audio system is popular because people love to listen to music no matter where they are in the house. You can listen to your favourite music, and you can control the volume from a central location, such as your smartphone. If you want to install a multiroom audio system in your

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Sonos Arc Overview from AVU

   Jim Orr, owner and founder of Audio Video Unlimited, discusses the new Dolby ATMOS Sonos Arc soundbar. The Arc is available now. Shop for the Sonos Arc Now

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What are Passive Radiators in Speakers?

Passive radiators are used in many modern speakers because they are a terrific way to get a whole lot of extra oomph out of a sound system without diverting valuable energy into creating that lovely bass effect that we all enjoy so much. They are common in smaller, modern, computer-driven speaker systems largely because they

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Best Wireless Home Theatre Systems

With the popularity of streaming services like Netflix, and Amazon Prime, people are watching more movies & TV series than ever. Not only has video quality improved with 4K and now 8K, but the audio quality has improved significantly with streaming services offering full 5.1 channel surround sound! You may think that installing a surround