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surround-sound

Review

Brookstone Surround Sound Earbuds with Microphone (black)

The Brookstone Surround Sound Earbuds are inexpensive, comfortable, and do a decent job of offering an open audio experience. If you frequently suffer from listener fatigue, definitely consider these headphones.

By April 30, 2007

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 30, 2007

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The surround sound awakens: How Dolby Atmos makes Star Wars Battlefront a better game

Electronic Arts has finally delivered the promised Dolby Atmos surround upgrade to Star Wars Battlefront. Is this the future of PC gaming?

By December 11, 2015

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High-end surround sound gaming headset round-up

Jeff Bakalar rounds up a handful of high-end gaming headsets for 2015 compatible with Xbox One, PlayStation 4 and PC platforms.

By November 12, 2015

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Yamaha YSP-1600 offers surround sound without extra speakers

This sound bar makes a big impression with excellent psuedo-surround effects and plenty of features.

By November 1, 2015

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DTS:X versus Dolby Atmos: Surround-sound formats play Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots

DTS has announced that the first Blu-ray title to support its DTS: X surround format will feature robots, just like Dolby Atmos before it.

By May 28, 2015

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Vizio S5451w-C2 review: Real surround sound from giant sound bar

Vizio's jumbo 54-inch 5.1 sound bar gets you closer to the cinema experience than any of its competitors, if you can live with the size.

By June 17, 2014

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Dolby to put Atmos surround sound on tablets, smartphones

The immersive audio that makes movie-goers feel like they're inside the film, rather than just watching it, will be available for Dolby partners to incorporate on mobile by the end of the year.

By March 21, 2014

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Virtual surround sound on a budget, but with a catch

Yamaha's YSP-1400 brings the company's Digital Sound Projector technology to a budget price point, but a couple caveats keep it from being a standout sound bar.

By February 21, 2014

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Is surround sound for music and home theater on its way out?

Music surround formats never really caught on, and now the appeal of listening to five or more speakers for movies is fading fast.

By February 9, 2014

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20 TVs tested: Which sets can pass surround sound to a sound bar?

We tested 20 televisions to see if they could output surround sound via their optical output when fed a signal from an external source.

By December 13, 2013