The "height speakers" of Dolby Pro Logic IIz didn't make much of an impression on us, so we gave the setup another audition.
Dolby's latest surround mode adds a vertical dimension to home theater. That's the idea, too bad we couldn't hear it.
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.
Onkyo announces three new AV receivers, including the TX-SR607, which is the first AV receiver to feature Dolby ProLogic IIz processing.
DTS has announced its take on object-based surround sound, called DTS:X, which will debut in homes and cinemas this summer.
Dolby Atmos will change the way you hear movies in the theater, and now at home. We put on our listening ears and check it out.
At this year's CES, audio was about wireless connectivity and decluttering, and this is something that makers of technologies like Dolby Atmos could learn from.
AV receivers are embarrassingly backward compared with the rest of your home theater gear. Here's how they can get back on track.
Billionaire American engineer and inventor Ray Dolby died this week at age 80. The wide-scale adaption of his technology changed the way almost everyone listens to music and movies.
Stereo home theaters can sound awesome, some go all the way and use eleven speakers, but the single speaker sound bar is fast becoming the most popular option.