Onkyo Corp. completed a string of announcements this week that it is now delivering firmware updates that brings support for Chromecast streaming services to key wireless speakers and AV receivers across its stable of home theater audio brands that includes — Onkyo, Integra and Pioneer. This firmware release enhances audio streaming [...]
vr 28 april 2017 - 19:14 - HDGuru.com -
One of the more interesting new video imaging technologies on the horizon is 360-degree photography that can be viewed with special software on computer screens, YouTube and from new Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality headgear. We've all heard about immersive surround sound, we are now entering the era of immersive surround [...]
do 27 april 2017 - 20:22 - HDGuru.com -
Roku revealed Tuesday that the RCA brand has joined the stable of TV vendors that will offer integrated Roku TVs this year. The RCA trademark is currently licensed for TV marketing in most of North America by Technicolor to Display-Vu Corp. an affiliate of Curtis International. Roku said RCA brand TVs will [...]
wo 26 april 2017 - 17:18 - HDGuru.com -
Golden-earred home theater enthusiasts will be happy to learn that Oppo Digital's eagerly awaited audiophile-grade Ultra HD Blu-ray player, model UDP-205, is now available on the company's web site. The sister model to Oppo's high-quality $549 UDP-203, which was HD Guru's top-performing Ultra HD Blu-ray player pick last year, the UDP-205 [...]
di 25 april 2017 - 22:49 - HDGuru.com -
Live over-the-top (OTT) streaming service Sling TV said Monday that the cloud DVR service it has made available to Sling TV subscribers using Amazon FireTV, Roku and Android media streaming adapters for the past several weeks is now available for Apple TV users as well. Owners of Apple TV media streaming [...]
ma 24 april 2017 - 21:18 - HDGuru.com -
It's becoming more and more common that purchasers of new 4K Ultra HDTVs and even Full HD 1080p models get their new big-screen home and quickly become entranced by the immersive visual experience offered by the latest and greatest video technologies. But then comes the disconnect – the sound from [...]
vr 21 april 2017 - 23:34 - HDGuru.com -
Samsung Electronics and Amazon used the site of next week's National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Convention Wednesday to formally announce that Amazon Video will be carrying content with dynamic metadata supporting Samsung's HDR10+ technology. HDR10+ is a Samsung-developed “open standard” that will bring HDR-like benefits—including enhanced contrast and colors–to a wide [...]
do 20 april 2017 - 22:12 - HDGuru.com -
The selection of live over-the-top TV services is about to get even larger following reports this week that Hulu is planning to launch its long-promised live TV service next month. The launch timing report first surfaced on TechCrunch, which cited internal company communications and confidential sources. The May launch will be [...]
do 20 april 2017 - 16:18 - HDGuru.com -
Sony Electronics U.S. president Mike Fasulo Sony used an elaborate New York City press event to launch the new flagship of its Alpha professional level lineup in the A9 mirrorless full-frame camera. Promoted as the ultimate tool for professional photographers and photo journalists, the $4,499 suggested retail camera (body only, shipping in [...]
do 20 april 2017 - 0:28 - HDGuru.com -
The Hisense H9D 4K Ultra LED LCD TV As other popular television brands are feeling the pinch of failed acquisition plans and under-performing television businesses, China's Hisense is gearing up for an expansion of business in the United States in 2017. Mark Viken, Hisense USA marketing VP, told HD Guru Friday that [...]
vr 14 april 2017 - 22:57 - HDGuru.com -