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9.1 surround


LG BH9420PW has 3D Sound Zooming to drop you in the action

LG's new surround sound system matches the depth of sound to the 3D effect on-screen, making for more immersive viewing.

By January 8, 2012


Does home theater need more than 5.1 channels?

Music is a two-channel medium, but is home theater stuck with 5.1? What's the maximum number of channels for home theater?

By January 28, 2011


First listen: Dolby Pro Logic IIz 'height' surround falls flat

Dolby's latest surround mode adds a vertical dimension to home theater. That's the idea, too bad we couldn't hear it.

By April 16, 2009


Dolby Pro Logic IIz adds vertical dimension to surround sound

Previous surround schemes project sound in the horizontal plane. Dolby's Pro Logic IIz adds height channel outputs to produce a more enveloping surround experience.

By March 12, 2009


Poll: Is 7.1 channel home theater a bust?

Just about every mid-price or more expensive receiver is a 7.1 channel model, but only a tiny minority of buyers actually use all seven channels, or do they? Take the Poll and tell us how many channels you use in your home theater.

By February 24, 2010


Onkyo's new AV receiver streams Pandora, Rhapsody, Sirius, and Internet radio

Onkyo has released two new receivers, the TX-NR807 and TX-SR707, with the former adding audio-streaming functionality from Pandora, Rhapsody, Sirius, and Internet radio stations.

By August 10, 2009


Do you use all seven channels on your home theater receiver?

Seven channels are probably at least two too many for you. The nebulous "feature" is just another example of feature glut.

By July 9, 2009


Dolby Pro Logic IIz: Taking a second listen

The "height speakers" of Dolby Pro Logic IIz didn't make much of an impression on us, so we gave the setup another audition.

By April 30, 2009


Onkyo announces 2009 AV receivers, including first receiver with Dolby ProLogic IIz

Onkyo announces three new AV receivers, including the TX-SR607, which is the first AV receiver to feature Dolby ProLogic IIz processing.

By March 12, 2009


Oracle's Ellison: Our target is SAP

Ellison's legendary ambition flares in an interview with news.com, where he vows to topple Siebel first before taking on the German software giant.

October 6, 1999