Sure HDTV is great, and gives you a clearer picture, but what do all of those numbers mean? What’s the difference between 720p and 1080i? What options do you have for watching HD media? How do you get the best picture possible out of your TV? We’ve got the answers to all these questions and more.
Home Media: TV and Sound, PC and Projection Media Formats and Technologies
Home media, be it AVI or MPEG, CD, DVD or Blu Ray, HDD or network media streaming and sharing, offers the home theater enthusiast a plethora of formats and devices on which to enjoy a complete home audio and video experience. In this topic we explore the different media types and players, reviewing the best in DVD and Blu Ray, HDTV and satellite. We also share our thoughts on the many ‘how-to’ questions that people ask, and provide troubleshooting tips and tricks to help you get the most from all of your home entertainment devices.
There are several enhancements and new features found in WinDVD Pro 11, including automated 2D to 3D conversion for certain types of video files. But is it worth the $80 price? Let’s review these capabilities in a little more detail.
With the rapid advancement of HDTV technology is the past 10 years it is hard to imagine what we might be seeing in the near future. Tomorrow’s TV is likely to be much thinner and up to four times as sharp as the models available today. Take a look in the Bright Hub crystal ball at the future of TV.
If you are looking for a top-notch universal disc player to add to your home theater setup, the Marantz UD7006 Blu-ray/DVD player may be just what you are looking for. It has superb picture quality and features 7.1 HD audio output. You can even stream online video, but is really worth the price tag?
The Marantz UD5005 is a high quality multi-format disc player that is designed to meet all your home entertainment needs. It is packed with features that target a more discerning Hi-Fi enthusiast, and has a stylish design that would look great in any home theater room.