Tag Archives: Consumer Audio

New! TDG VITRU4 4 Channel x 120 Watt Amplifier

The VITRU4 Amplifier is a highly versatile and efficient audio solution with an impressive power output of 120 watts per channel into 4 ohms, 8 ohms or 70/100v. It features four balanced inputs and comes with RCA adapters, allowing for up to two stereo RCA inputs. Users will appreciate its standby options, including an automatic […]

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The Davinci Group: The SkyBar™ System is Here!

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7-Channel Home Theater Sound from 3 Discrete In-Ceiling Speakers Complete 7.1 Skybar™ System – The DaVinci Group Elegant environments deserve elegant solutions. To achieve full 7-channel home theater sound the old method required cutting 7 often unattractive holes into a ceiling. This was time consuming and often so unattractive that homeowners said they’d rather go without […]

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Torus Power Isolation Transformers Dramatically Reduce Noise Floor

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Torus Power’s Kevin Main tells us how he has been involved in hundreds of installations in which Torus Power isolation transformers and power transformers have been used. The result is the same every time: Knowledgeable integrators all comment on how Torus Toroidal Isolation changes the noise background with a reduced noise floor that results in […]

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Tannoy Revolution XT Explained

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Furman AV System: Clover Park Technical College

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MyTechDecisions  Jonathan Blackwood Clover Park Technical College (CPTC) in Puyallup, Wash., offers over forty courses in aerospace, engineering, science and technology. But despite CPTC’s complex subject matter, the school’s technology has struggled to keep up with modern times, partly because of the pesky power surges that plagued its previous system. CPTC’s Dean for Health, Client, Business […]

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Torus Power AVR2 Eliminates Voltage Woes

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The homeowners at The Residences at the Stoneleigh, an upscale condo complex adjacent to the lively neighborhood of Uptown, Dallas, have the luxury of designing their ideal floorplans and stocking their new apartments with the latest in audiovisual equipment. From Sonos distributed audio systems to full Crestron control, the residents can take advantage of state-of-the-art […]

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The Need For Clean Power

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David’s Take: The Need For Clean Power wifihifi It is easy to forget that the AC power coming out of your wall outlet is unimaginably “dirty.” Ideally, the AC power should look like a perfectly smooth sine wave. In reality, the AC can be corrupted with noise and distortion. “Dirty” AC power looks pretty jagged […]

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Isolated Room with Isolated Power Offers the Ultimate Entertainment Experience

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The owners of this Ontario home theater spared no expense transforming a garage basement into a movie lover’s and gamers’ paradise. Torus Power– Many custom integrators and home technology professionals dream of a project where budget limits are of little consideration, acoustics comes before interior design, and the client is passionate about the technology. Station […]

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Product Spotlight: WyreStorm – NetworkHD Touch App

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As the name suggests, NetworkHD Touch literally places control of AV systems at users’ fingertips with drag-and-drop selection of content onto each display for effortless switching of any number of sources to any number of displays or video walls with real time I/O video previews on the iPad screen.  The responsive drag-and-drop operation is highly intuitive […]

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Nortek Being Acquired by Investment Firm Melrose Industries

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CE PRO UK-based Melrose Industries, Plc, likes to “buy, improve, sell” manufacturing companies within two to three years. Nortek makes residential products including ventilation, security, home automation, audio/video under brands such as Broan, Nutone, Core Brands and 2Gig. Nortek (Nasdaq: NTK), owner of leading security, home automation, audio/video and ventilation brands, is being acquired by […]

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