Home Theaters

Home Theaters

Watching a great action movie in your own home theater, with a great TV and awesome sound, turns a regular movie-watching experience into an event. But there are many facets to creating your own home theater, from hardware to furnishings, from set-top boxes to streaming apps. Having a great home theater these days means more than just a big TV and a comfy couch.

Using Your HDTV Contrast For Better Color

You've arrived home with your gorgeous new HDTV and you can't wait to start enjoying the cinematic viewing experience of a movie theater right in...

11 Great Questions About HDTV (High-Definition TV)

You're likely to have many questions about HDTV before you make a large investment. Here are some answers to typical HDTV-related questions. 1. What Is...

Understanding HDTV Features and Specifications

The next step in preparing yourself to purchase a HDTV (after understanding the different types of HDTV's) is figuring out what all the features and...

Basic Home Theater Setup Made Easy

When it comes to getting a basic home theater setup that will entertain your family and keep everyone happy, people need three basic ingredients: A DVD...

TV Buying Guide: LED or Plasma?

It's time to consider which is better, LED or plasma televisions> At the dawn of the HD TV era, consumers had a plethora of...

HDTV Installation Checklist

To enjoy HDTV, you need more than a new TV set. You need other equipment for the HDTV installation, as well, and HD service...

Evaluating Surround Sound Receivers

Evaluating Surround Sound Receivers Surround sound receivers round out your home theater system. A good one will deliver the punch your movies require...

Shopping for HDTV: The Basics

If you walk into your local electronics store to look at HDTVs, you'll likely be overwhelmed by the dozens of options you have.  LCD,...

What is Digital Landing and How Does It Help?

Every magician needs an assistant, but in everyday life, we’re often on our own when it comes to performing tricks with our TV, Internet,...

Ahead of the Curved TV: Samsung, LG

Samsung and LG showed curved TVs to attendees of this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. Show attendees got an eyeful and earful...