dolby atmos

  1. Todd Anderson

    Auro Joins AV NIRVANA Live at Noon Tomorrow to Talk Immersive Sound and Its New Auro-CX Streaming Codec

    (February 6, 2024) Tomorrow, Wednesday, January 7th, Auro CTO Bert Van Daele joins AV NIRVANA Live to dive into the world of immersive audio. Auro, its Auro-3D codec, and its Automatic mixing engine are foundational components of the immersive audio ecosystem we all enjoy today. More recently...
  2. R

    Calibrate Dolby Aoms with REW

    Hey, I am new to this community. I am planning to build in house 7.1.4 Dolby Atoms setup with active monitor. I am confused here there are two options to use one is the sound card and audio interface to connect these many outputs. The question is after I will do the calibration inside the REW...
  3. Todd Anderson

    CEDIA 2023: StormAudio Stunns Eyes and Ears with the Expo's First AoIP Atmos Demo... EVER!

    (September 17, 2023) StormAudio's 2023 CEDIA presence was impossible to ignore, as the industry leader showcased a dazzling array of technologies guided by its AoIP preamp called ISP EVO. Utilizing a 32-channel version of EVO, Storm commanded a Grimani Systems 16,800-watts, 11.6.6 channel active...
  4. Todd Anderson

    Bass Hunters Episode 14: John Wick Chapter 4 in 4K HDR with Dolby Atmos

    (August 17, 2023) On the latest episode of Bass Hunters, brought to you by Kaleidescape, Sutherland AV Marketing, and Ascendo, we harness the power of Kaleidescape's library to evaluate John Wick Chapter 4 in true 4K HDR with lossless Dolby Atmos audio. We take a look at bass associated with...
  5. Todd Anderson

    Denon Launches Two New Value-Priced S-Series AVRs: AVR-S770H and AVR-S670H

    (July 27, 2023) Denon is expanding its S-Series offerings with the addition of two new reasonably priced AV receivers. The 7.2-channel AVR-S770H and the 5.2-channel AVR-S670H are loaded with cutting-edge features to give gamers, music lovers, and movie fans access to a true home theater...
  6. Todd Anderson

    A Hands-On Review of the Spatial Audio Calibration Toolkit Disc

    Earlier this year, home theater YouTubers Joe Mariano (Joe-N-Tell) and Channa De Silva (Techno Dad) brought their collaborative audio project, the Spatial Audio Calibration Toolkit (SACT), to market. Sold under the banner of the Spatial Group, the disc is billed as the “first calibration disc...
  7. Todd Anderson

    A Hands-On Review of the Spatial Audio Calibration Toolkit Disc

    Earlier this year, home theater YouTubers Joe Mariano (Joe-N-Tell) and Channa De Silva (Techno Dad) brought their collaborative audio project, the Spatial Audio Calibration Toolkit (SACT), to market. Sold under the banner of the Spatial Group, the disc is billed as the “first calibration disc...
  8. Todd Anderson

    Discovering Ten Must-Own Dolby Atmos Discs Using Trinnov's Altitude 16 Processor Atmos Object Viewer!

    Today marks part one of a Trinnov Altitude 16 processor review. Part two is a more formal look at the user experience with the processor, while this one is all about the fun—specifically, Dolby Atmos immersive audio. The Altitude 16 isn't a new piece of gear, but thanks to powerful software...
  9. Todd Anderson

    Onkyo's Latest Receiver Raises the Bar, Meet the Flagship TX-RZ70

    (March 28, 2023) Onkyo's all-new TX-RZ70 marks Premium Audio Co.'s third flagship receiver release in 2023, leaving home theater fans plenty to lust for. The TX-RZ70, much like new heavy hitters from Pioneer and Integra, was built from the ground up with plenty of input from Premium Audio Co.'s...
  10. Todd Anderson

    Pioneer Elite Makes Massive Statement with New Flagship Receiver, VSX-LX805

    (March 14, 2023) The all-new VSX-LX805 is a different animal from Elite products that hit the market in 2021, largely because it’s the first to have Premium Audio Co.’s influence and input throughout the development process. Standing as Elite's new flagship model, the VSX-LX805 is a dream...
  11. Todd Anderson

    The New MHT300 Brings Immersive Audio to McIntosh's Audio Portfolio

    (February 6, 2023) McIntosh is a brand known for its uncompromising two-channel prowess, bubbling with power galore, and an unmistakable green glow that's universally linked to its iconic preamp and amplifier designs. That's not to say the company hasn't dabbled in the world of all-in-one AV...
  12. Todd Anderson

    Affordable High-End Performance: Yamaha's AVENTAGE RX-A4A 7.2-Channel Receiver, a Full Review!

    You don't need to drop $3K-plus on an AV receiver to ignite home theater magic. Sure, if the purse strings are loose, have at it. But if money matters and the budget has restrictions, rest easy because grin-inducing performance can be had with gear costing half as much or less than a flagship...
  13. Todd Anderson

    Bowers & Wilkins Launches Panorama 3, a Simplified Immersive Soundbar

    (March 8, 2022) Esteemed speaker manufacturer Bowers & Wilkins recently unveiled the third installment of its all-in-one soundbar line, Panorama. Initially launched in 2009 and refreshed in 2013, the new Panorama 3 builds upon past successes by adding Dolby Atmos functionality to an elegant and...
  14. Todd Anderson

    ARCAM's AVR5 Becomes the HDA Range's New Entry-Level Immersive AV Receiver

    (October 20, 2021) ARCAM’s newest HDA range member, the AVR5, is an entry-level receiver designed to deliver higher-end performance with comparatively reasonable pricing. The bones of the AVR5 give owners access to 12 channels of decoding with speaker arrangements as large as 7.1.4. Of course...
  15. Todd Anderson

    EXCLUSIVE: StormAudio Is Poised to Release Entry-Level ISP Core 16 Pre/Pro and Innovative StormXT Processing

    (September 3, 2021) During a recent interview with StormAudio’s Gary Blouse, National Sales Manager - US and Canada, AV NIRVANA was given the green light to discuss several of the company’s exciting new products. The headliner is a new entry-level processor called the ISP Core 16. Core 16 is...
  16. Todd Anderson

    New Trinnov Audio and Kaleidescape Promotion Delivers a Curated Movie Experience

    (August 24, 2021) One of the industry's most elite audio brands, Trinnov Audio, and the leader in reference home theater playback, Kaleidescape, have announced a new promotion effective September 1, 2021, through December 31, 2022. Customers purchasing a Trinnov Altitude-16 or Altitude-32...
  17. Tom L.

    Monoprice SB-300 Virtual Dolby Atmos 2.0 Ch Soundbar

    The Review I was intrigued! The Monoprice SB-300 is a two-channel soundbar that is purported to simulate Dolby ATMOS sound fields through DSP. The deal was made, and as quick as you can say, "DSP Magic" Monoprice sent their SB-300 Virtual Dolby Atmos® 2.0 Channel Soundbar to me for review...
  18. Todd Anderson

    Head of the Class: A Full Review of StormAudio's ISP 32 Analog MK2 Immersive Sound Processor

    Every piece of AV gear has a story to tell. My job is to capture that story and relay it with the written word. Some gear is meek, requiring lengthy time before warming to the task, while others explode from a box, unabashedly flaunting a unique personality and eager to spin rich yarns. The...
  19. Todd Anderson

    Roku Delivers Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos with Updated Ultra Streamer

    (September 28, 2020) Roku has announced two new products, including an update to its top-of-the-line Roku Ultra player, along with several interesting promotional campaigns. Ultra, a compact streaming device, ships with 50% more wireless range and onboard Bluetooth support. It's also fully...
  20. Michael Scott

    Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw - Blu-ray Review

    Fast and Furious Presents: Hobbs & Shaw Movie: :3stars: Video: :5stars: Audio: :4.5stars: Extras: :4stars: Final Score: :4stars: Movie I’m still amazed at how far the 2001 film The...
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