Home Theater

SteelSeries serves up the first Hi-Res Audio-certified headset for gamers

SteelSeries introduced three new headsets for gamers, one of which dons the Hi-Res Audio certification logo promising CD-quality or better audio. The trio also includes a non Hi-Res Audio model, and a Bluetooth version.
Movies & TV

It’s Dumbledore, Depp, and dark magic in ‘Fantastic Beasts’ sequel trailer

The first trailer for Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald offers a preview of what's to come for Newt Scamander and the first footage of Jude Law as the young Albus Dumbledore.
Home Theater

The Solo looks unlike any speaker you’ve ever seen (and a lot like an ashtray)

Studio19 just launched a crowdfunding campaign for its Solo wireless speaker. We had the opportunity to check out the E500X-EQ -- a version of the speaker -- prior to release. Here are our thoughts.
Movies & TV

‘Game of Thrones’ prequels will have bigger budgets than original series

HBO says its Game of Thrones prequel series will have budgets similar to or greater than the original series. George R.R. Martin previously confirmed that five projects were in the works and teased some of the possibilities.
Movies & TV

Movies Anywhere expands its reach with the addition of FandangoNow

Movies Anywhere lets you watch movies purchased from different services all in one place, and it just got even better with the addition of FandangoNow, which joins Amazon, iTunes, Google Play, and Vudu.
Home Theater

Banish the buffer screen with these tips for silky-smooth streaming video

If you’ve been having troubles with streaming Internet videos from Netflix and others in HD, the problem may be your network. Here’s how to make sure your streaming video experience goes smoothly.
Home Theater

ATC’s CDA2 Mk2 will make you want to put the phone away and dig out your CDs

You might have turned to your phone as your primary source of music, but the ATC CDA2 Mk2 offers a boatload of audio features that might find you turning back to your CD collection.
Home Theater

Throw away those EarPods. We dug up the best headphones in every style

Trolling the internet for hours to find headphones is no way to live. Instead, leverage our expertise and experience to find the best headphones for you. Here are our 10 favorites.
Health & Fitness

Run in comfort to the beat of your favorite music with the best running headphones

Running can be one of the least enjoyable activities of all time, especially when you spend the better part of your run fiddling to keep your headphones in place. Check out our picks for the best headphones for running, so you'll never have…
Home Theater

Audiophiles belong on Android. Here’s what I learned from switching over

After 9 years with the iPhone, I switched to Android via LG’s V30 to keep my precious headphones. It’s always scary trying something new, but taking the big leap isn’t as hard as you might think.
Home Theater

From home theater to home studio, these are the best speakers you can buy

Whether you’re looking for a spiffy surround sound setup or a small system to listen to Spotify, these are the best speakers in all shapes and sizes.
Home Theater

Samsung’s Dave Das on what makes 2018 QLED TVs special, and why not OLED

Now embarking on its second year of QLED branding, it seems apparent Samsung has a very clear vision for what QLED should be. It's not just a souped-up version of well-established LED/LCD TV tech, and it's not about sounding like OLED. Dave…