The slimline two-channel Marantz NR1200 receiver delivers audiophile performance alongside advanced HDMI connectivity and streaming capabilities.
Dolby Laboratories held a demonstration day to showcase both its cinema and home theater applications of Dolby Atmos sound technology at its New York City offices. The company's senior director of sound technology research, Brett Crockett, and its director of content creation and playback, Craig Eggers, provided background and explanation on how it all works.
Marantz announced the arrival of the NA6005, its new mid range Network Audio Player. The product is meant to complement the previously existing PM6005 and CD6005 amplifier/CD player duo.
Marantz has announced the arrival of its AV8802 flagship A/V preamplifier which, the company says, combines "the latest video technologies and connectivity options."
Best Buy said over the weekend that it will showcase the new Dolby Atmos audio technology in 400 select Magnolia locations at Best Buy stores. Best Buy and Magnolia are offering products featuring the technology from Pioneer Elite, Marantz, Denon In-Command, Yamaha Aventage, Definitive Technology and Onkyo. See a store locator for participating locations here.
Denon and Marantz said this week that they will add three-dimensional audio format Auro-3D to select receivers of both brands later this year.
Easy Access Distribution, a Catalyst AV member, will host a Emerging Technologies & Home Awareness Expo Oct. 15 and 16 in Billerica, Mass.
Dolby Laboratories held a demonstration day to showcase both its cinema and home theater applications of Dolby Atmos sound technology at its New York City offices Aug. 13, as prelude to what Dolby senior director of sound technology research Brett Crockett termed “specific, multiple announcements” regarding the technology during CEDIA Expo next month.