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Testing the Pro Audio Technology LFC-24SM: world's most powerful sub?

Is the Pro Audio Technology LFC-24SM the world's most powerful subwoofer? Find out in this article.

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Want to Enjoy Music Throughout the House? Here's What You Need to Know

Explore the variety of ways to create whole house music systems: single/multi-source receivers, audio control systems, audio networking, and wireless.

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What You Probably Don't Know (But Need To!) About Speaker Sensitivity

What is speaker sensitivity, and how does it impact the performance of subwoofers, soundbars, and Bluetooth speakers? Here's what you need to know.

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Do Expensive Speaker Cables Sound Better?

Different speaker wires offer different performance characteristics based on their material, thickness, and length. Price is rarely a contributing...

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Get Your Roku Soundbar Set Up and Start Streaming

Roku is well-known for its streaming devices and Roku TVs, but you can also get Roku's streaming features plus great sound with the Roku soundbar....

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Fact or Fiction: Does Bluetooth Wireless Audio Reduce Sound Quality?

Using Bluetooth wireless for music can reduce overall sound quality, but this is not always the case. Here's an explanation of why.

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Figure out How Much Power Your Stereo Speakers Need in 3 Easy Steps

Figuring out specs and amplifier size for stereo speakers can be challenging. Calculate how much power your speakers really need in three easy steps.

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Is There a Real Difference Between Stereo and Home Theater Receivers?

There are real differences between a stereo receiver and a receiver that'll be used for a home theater. Let's see which is right for your needs.

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Speakers

Speakers come in all shapes and sizes. Learn which ones are best for your home theater, how to hook them up, and what to do when things go wrong.

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What is Sonos and How Do You Set It Up for Home Audio?

Sonos Home Music Streaming System is a wireless multi-room music listening system that streams digital music from online streaming services and music...

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Here's What You Need to Know About Subwoofers

Subwoofers are necessary for a full home theater experience - find out everything you need to know in the quest for bass that you can not only hear -...

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Should You Buy Bookshelf or Floor-Standing Speakers?

You are ready to buy a set of speakers, but what physical type should you get that will be compatible with your intended use, room acoustics, and...

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How Much Cash Do I Need For A Home Theater Setup?

You figured out what home theater components you want to buy, but how much do you need to spend to for your home theater dream? Check out some...

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What to Look For in Wireless Home Theater Speakers

Home theater systems with wireless speakers might be attractive as a way to get rid of unsightly wires, but they might not be as wireless as you...

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What Speaker Impedance Means and Why It Matters

Speakers have a specification for impedance, measured in ohms. Learn how 4-ohm and 8-ohm speakers create audio and how they are used.

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Auro 3D Audio: Multi-Layered Surround Sound

Dolby Atmos and DTS:X have been making inroads into home theater, but there is another surround sound format to consider for immersive surround...

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Left or Right Speaker Channel Not Working? Follow These Steps!

Troubleshooting steps for isolating and identifying problems with stereo speaker systems where one or more channels are not working properly.

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You Probably Have a Stereo Amplifier, but Do You Know How It Works?

Stereo amplifiers receive and enlarge small electrical signals. In cases of power amplifiers, signals are amplified much more to power a loudspeaker.

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Which Type of Subwoofer Is Right for You?

All home theater systems need a subwoofer to provide that extreme low bass. How you connect one depends on whether it is Passive or Powered. Learn...

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Let Alexa Take Control of Your Sonos Music System

If you have an Amazon Echo and a Sonos wireless speaker system, you can experience the best features of both with Amazon Alexa voice control.

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Why You Need a Center Channel Speaker

The Center Channel speaker in a surround sound home theater setup is critical for the best listening results.

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Checking Out Sony's Sweet and Ultra-Affordable CS-Series Speakers

A quick overview of the Sony CS series of affordable speakers, and what you can expect from these inexpensive models: SS-CS3, SS-CS5, SS-CS8, SS-CS9.

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Zone 2: What Does It Mean in Home Theater?

The Zone 2 option is a common feature on home theater receivers. Find out what it is and how you can use it to add flexibility to speaker setups.

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Don't Get Seduced by Amplifier Power Specifications

We often base our judgments about amplifier quality on power output, but there is more to an amplifier besides wattage and power.

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Power Amplifiers: What You Need to Know

Instead of a stereo or home theater receiver, sometimes a separate preamp and power amp are used in an audio or home theater setup.

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What is Surround Sound and How Do I Get It?

One of the best things about the home theater experience is listening surround sound, but what is surround sound and how can you get it?

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Keep Your Speakers Looking Brand New by Cleaning Them

Safely clean stereo speakers, including the cabinets, grills, speaker cones, and terminals. These are the proper materials and cleaners to use.

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What's Low Center Channel Dialog and How Do You Fix It?

Have you watched a Blu-ray Disc or DVD and can't hear the dialog over the rest of the sound? Check out some useful tips to fix this problem.

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