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four Audio-Video receivers announced over the last two weeks

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(credit: Harman Kardon/Pioneer/Yamaha)

over last couple weeks, mainstream maker of AV receivers have separately made announcement of their newest AV receivers for 2011, and today we take a look at four of them from the three specialists of home entertainment system. first off, we have Harmon Kardon announcing four midrange AV receivers, namely the AVR 1565, AVR 1650, AVR 2650 and the AVR 3650, to grace their 2011 lineup with a price range between $400 to $1,000. the former two are 5.1 system, while the latter two are 7.1 system. unlike other midrange AV receivers in the market, these Harman Kardon AV receivers are lacking of AirPlay support and iPhone/iPod compatible USB connections. however, this series offers anything from 50 watts per channel up (AVR-1565) to 100 watts per channel (AVR-3650) of sound and varying features such as Ethernet port, Internet radio streaming, up to six HDMI inputs and of course, Harman Kardon’s trademark beautiful design. Continue reading four Audio-Video receivers announced over the last two weeks

Yamaha powered golf cart for speed demon golfers

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Insane EZ-GO Golf Cart | US$auction | www.ebay.com

speed demon golfers rejoice, now you carry on your life on the fast lane on to the golfing turfs with the Insane EZ-GO Golf Cart. the builder has put in no less than $25,000 into building this monster golf cart and is now going under hammer on eBay (with a reserved price, of course). powered by a Yamaha R1 sportsbike motor that puts out a healthy 150 hp, mated to a factory Yamaha 6-speed transmission that enables this custom golf cart to hit 100 mph. Continue reading Yamaha powered golf cart for speed demon golfers

Yamaha introduces slim sound bar with HDMI 1.4a

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(image credit: Yamaha) Yamaha YSP2200 Sound Bar | US$999.95 | www.yamaha.com

Yamaha proves that a powerful sound system shouldn’t takes up a whole lot of space with its slimline YSP2200 sound bar. measuring just 50mm thick or should i say thin, these sound bar will spot 16 micro-drivers. the package comes with a 137mm tall subwoofer which can be placed either horizontally or vertically. what can i say, even the sub is non-obtrusive. Continue reading Yamaha introduces slim sound bar with HDMI 1.4a

the color of sound: Yamaha MCR-140 Micro Component System

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(photo source: usa.yamaha.com) Yamaha MCR-140 | US$399.95 | www.yamaha.com

it’s hard not to integrate an iPod dock into any speaker system these days. there are probably more iPod roaming around then human beings… how’s that possible? ok, maybe i was exaggerating. the truth is there: iPod is everywhere. Continue reading the color of sound: Yamaha MCR-140 Micro Component System