Category Archives: AUDIO/VISUAL

Everything that lets you enjoy audio and visual entertainment ranging from home entertainment systems to media players to TV and more.

LG Is Bringing A New Ultra Short Throw Projector To CES 2019

Following the HU80K, LG is introducing a second-generation laser projector. The LG HU85L CineBeam Laser 4K Projector, as it is called, utilizes Ultra Short Throw (UST) technology that enables it to be placed extremely close to the walls, while laser projection eliminates any degradation typical of acute angle projection. LG said HU85L can be placed as close as 2 inches from the wall and when doing so, projecting a 90-inch image (diagonally, of course). Continue reading LG Is Bringing A New Ultra Short Throw Projector To CES 2019

LG Set To Debut New Sound Bars With Google Assistant At CES 2019

LG has a lot to show off at next year’s CES in Vegas. Among them are the Capsule-based craft beer making machine and these: LG SL Series Sound Bars. Now, we do not have the numbers, but I am guessing LG’s first collaboration with Meridian Audio on its premium sound bars introduced at CES 2018 must have been quite well received because, LG and the premium British audio maker has once again teamed up to introduce a new series of sound bars, namely SL10YG, SL9YG and SL8YG, which the electronic juggernaut will debut at, you guessed it, CES 2019. Continue reading LG Set To Debut New Sound Bars With Google Assistant At CES 2019

Xiaomi Debuts “Forbidden City” Karaoke Bluetooth Headphones

This comes as a news to me. Obviously, I know there is such thing called Karaoke and there are Karaoke machines and even microphone with built-in Karaoke functionality, but a Karaoke headphones? Well, I am not going to lie, that is news to me. Karaoke is not particularly big in the western world, but in Asia, it is a huge thing. Perhaps that is why Xiaomi has a Bluetooth Karaoke Headphones, complete with a boom mic for your crooning needs? Maybe. Continue reading Xiaomi Debuts “Forbidden City” Karaoke Bluetooth Headphones

This Aukey Bluetooth System Is Both A Sound Bar And A Stereo Speaker System

Can’t decide to go for a sound bar or a multi-speaker setup for your flat screen TV? Fret not, my friends because, Aukey SK-M52 Sound Bar 2.0 Bluetooth Speakers is both. The concept is similar to Philips Fidelio HTL9100 we seen several years ago, but it has less channels and for that, it is obviously a lot more affordable. Announced just last month, Aukey SK-M52 Sound, 2.0 Channel Bluetooth Speakers’ sound prowess may not stack up with some pricier sound bars currently floating in the market, but you still get a decent 60W output from its 2.0 channel system, made up of a pair of 2.95-inch (75 mm) drivers, bolstered by a dual bass reflex ports. Continue reading This Aukey Bluetooth System Is Both A Sound Bar And A Stereo Speaker System

Thanks To A FCC Filing, We Know Louis Vuitton Wireless Earbuds Is Coming

Many designer labels already have had their share in the audio/visual market. Louis Vuitton is no different too. Wait, what, there’s a LV-branded headphones? Well, not yet, but soon – according to a FCC filing. The wireless earbuds, called Louis Vuitton Horizon Earphones, is not something that was designed from the ground up, though. Continue reading Thanks To A FCC Filing, We Know Louis Vuitton Wireless Earbuds Is Coming

Lenovo Sound Cube Headphone Is Not Out-Of-The-Box, It Literally Is The Box

Headphone designs almost always revolved around the same circular or elliptical design, or in somewhat rather rare cases, in rectangular form. After seeing the norm all these while, it is refreshing to see this design from current Logitech industrial designer Erick Yongook Guack. We noticed Erick posted this boxy cans way back in 2012 and it was apparently designed for Lenovo, Hong Kong and likely, never saw the light of production. Continue reading Lenovo Sound Cube Headphone Is Not Out-Of-The-Box, It Literally Is The Box

Meet The New Bose Voice Assistant-Enabled Smart Speakers

Is it just me who feel Bose is being particularly aggressive in pushing out new and innovative products lately? Prior to the Bose Frames and after the ear plugs, it has announced a couple of new ‘smart’ audio devices: a new wireless smart speaker called Bose Home Speaker 500 and two new smart sound bars, referred to as Bose Soundbar 700 and Soundbar 500. Continue reading Meet The New Bose Voice Assistant-Enabled Smart Speakers

Bose Now Has A Pair Of Sunglasses And It Is The World’s First To Tout Audio AR

Well, what do you know? Audio equipment maker Bose has just introduced a pair of sunglasses this week. You heard that right. Sunglasses, from Bose. Naturally, this being Bose, you’d expect audio of some form to be in the mix. The Bose Frames, as it is called, indeed have that. Not only does it pump out audio through its proprietary open-ear design, it also has audio augmented reality built into it. The open-ear speaker is located discreetly on each temple, in front the ear. Continue reading Bose Now Has A Pair Of Sunglasses And It Is The World’s First To Tout Audio AR

Turtle Beach Announced $30 In-Ear Buds For Mobile Gaming

When I play multiplayer games on mobile, I never chat because I never own a proper headset and I totally reject the idea of on-ear or over ear cans. But today, my days of not chatting might be over because now there is the Turtle Beach Battle Buds. Mind you, though. Turtle Beach Battle Buds is not just any in-ear headphones with an inline mic; it is a pair of wired in-ear headphones with a boom mic, much like those you find on today’s gaming headphones. Continue reading Turtle Beach Announced $30 In-Ear Buds For Mobile Gaming

Klipsch Finally Catches On With The Smart Speaker Fad, Adds Google Assistant To The Three

Speakers are no longer mere speakers. Aside from good sounds and pretty aesthetics, they need to be smart to have the competitive edge. Such is what specialist audio equipment maker Klipsch realized, only. Understanding the current market fad, Klipsch has rolled out a new version of Three Heritage Wireless Speaker, bestowing it with Google Assistant capability. Continue reading Klipsch Finally Catches On With The Smart Speaker Fad, Adds Google Assistant To The Three