CEDIA 2017

The Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association — better known as CEDIA, thankfully — may not have the catchiest name, but it does throw one heckuva fun show. The CEDIA Expo is where all the best installers, custom home integrators, and media go to learn about the coolest new stuff in custom home theater and home automation. This is where futuristic dreams come true; the show is jam-packed with brand-new tech that will ultimately wind up inside the coolest homes across the planet. So join us as we tirelessly canvas the sprawling San Diego Convention Center to bring you up close with the best that CEDIA has to show off in 2017. You’ll find all of our CEDIA coverage right here.

The Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association -- better known as CEDIA, thankfully -- may not have the catchiest name, but it does throw one heckuva fun show. The CEDIA Expo is where all the best installers, custom home integrators, and media go to learn about the coolest new stuff in custom home theater and home automation. This is where futuristic dreams come true; the show is jam-packed with brand-new tech that will ultimately wind up inside the coolest homes across the planet. So join us as we tirelessly canvas the sprawling San Diego Convention Center to bring you up close with the best that CEDIA has to show off in 2017. You'll find all of our CEDIA coverage right here.

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

Polk’s $600 MagniFi Max SR surround soundbar shames much pricier systems

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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Home Theater

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