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JVC’s 8K e-shift projector is outstanding

By | December 15th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Steven Woo of Klingen & Erlesen and thr 8K e-shift JVC DLA-NX9 projector above him.
Steven Woo of Klingen & Erlesen with the 8K e-shift JVC DLA-NX9 projector above him.

 

 

By Lam Seng Fatt

 

Several AV enthusiasts were treated to a visual feast at the AV Designs’ showroom off Jalan Kuching, Kuala Lumpur, last Thursday as the world’s first 8K e-shift JVC home theatre projector was launched in Malaysia. The AV enthusiasts also had the honour of being the first Malaysians to watch the JVC DLA-NX9 projector in action.

 

To make us salivate a bit, James Tan had set up a 4K system using JVC DLA-N5, which is a native 4K projector, in a smaller room.… Read the full article

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Hisense LN60D 100″ Laser TV

By | November 10th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Laser Precision

by Dick Tan

 

Hisense’s laser powered ultra-short throw Laser TV. Ideal for a tight spaces and big picture
Hisense’s laser powered ultra-short throw Laser TV. Ideal for a tight spaces and big picture

When is a TV not a TV? Well, when its large, approximately 100″ diagonal, uses a Laser light source, requires a separate screen and has a high powered DLP (Digital Light Projection) projector tucked inside its main body. It is known as a Laser TV.

 

That is what Hisense called their new high resolution, high brightness home visual display system.… Read the full article

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Samsung HW-N650 5.1CH Panoramic Soundbar

By | October 9th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Upgrade-able Soundbar

by Venoth Nair

 
The Samsung HW-N650 is a 2-piece soundbar system comprising of the main soundbar itself paired to a wireless sub-woofer. The system which boasts a 5.1 channel audio output sits in the middle of Samsung’s current range of soundbar’s and is meant to perfectly complement Samsung flat panel big screen displays. At over a meter in width this soundbar is more suited to displays 60 inches and above.

 

Aesthetically the HW-N650 draws attention with its all black metal mesh grills that wrap the entire top and front of the soundbar.… Read the full article

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CEDIA 2018: AudioQuest NRG and Cherry Cola HDMI

By | September 30th, 2018|Categories: Part-Time Audiofile|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

CEDIA is where tech pro’s come together to make your home sound better.  No matter what set of toys you assemble for home, you need some wire it up! At CEDIA 2018, AudioQuest was showcasing a suite of analog and digital cables, tools, and accessories for installers from entry-level to super high premium. Notable at CEDIA was the introduction of a new HDMI and Power Cables.

I want my reference audio system to sound good, yes, but I think it needs to look the part as well.… Read the full article

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JVC Introduces Native 4K Projectors

By | September 7th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Beyond 4K

by Dick Tan

 

One of JVC’s newest native 4K home theatre projectors, the JVC N5
One of JVC’s newest native 4K home theatre projectors, the JVC N5

In a recent announcement JVC revealed it is ready to release three new home theatre projectors that offer native 4K resolution. Yes, native 3840 x 2160 UHD resolution, not 1920 x 1080p upscaled or, in JVC’s technical parlance ‘e-shift’ to 3840 x 2160 resolution.

 

There are three models that should be made available anytime soon and one of the three is even capable of ‘e-shifting’ its native 4K 3640 x 2160 resolution to 8K.… Read the full article

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Epson EH-LS10500 4K Projector

By | August 24th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

A deal you cannot refuse

by Dick Tan

 

Epson's EH-LS10500 offers superb visual detail and highly accurate eye-popping colours
Epson’s EH-LS10500 offers superb visual detail and highly accurate eye-popping colours

Many videophiles who attended the recent KL International AV Show 2018 would have noticed that the competition among the big projector players appear to be heating up, with what appeared to be an almost ‘no holds barred’ attempt by all present to carve the biggest slice possible out of the fast-growing home theatre projection market.

 

As such most of the key home theatre exhibits reported an enthusiastic jump in videophiles acquiring home theatre projectors.… Read the full article

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Bryston SP-4 Surround Sound Processor

By | August 10th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The Ultimate Surround

by Dick Tan

 

Bryston SP4 Surround Sound Processor. If you are after the best in home theatre sound, look no further
Bryston SP4 Surround Sound Processor. If you are after the best in home theatre sound, look no further

 

Yet another outstanding product unveiled at the recent KL International AV Show 2018 was Bryston’s latest surround sound processor, the SP4.

 

Effectively replacing the vaunted and much sought after SP3, the SP4 features a minimalist yet elegantly hewed aesthetics with an immensely solid feel to the touch.

 

Designed for installation in high end, cutting edge home theatre systems the SP4 is a 15.1 channel processor that is compatible with object-based surround formats such as Dolby Atmos, DTS-X and Auro-3D.… Read the full article

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Pioneer Unveils 4K UHD Blu-ray Player

By | July 27th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A Pioneering Effort

by Dick Tan

Pioneer's long awaited 4K UHD Blu-ray Player, the UDP-LX500 to hit the stores soon
Pioneer’s long awaited 4K UHD Blu-ray Player, the UDP-LX500 to hit the stores soon

 

For those who missed the recent KL International AV Show 2018 they have lost the golden opportunity to see and feel the soon to be released first 4K UHD Blu-ray Player from Pioneer.

 

According to a spokesman from Pioneer Technology the UDP-LX500 was flown in just in time for display at the KL International AV Show 2018.

 

It is still non-operational as its final video staging is yet to be set, hence it was not put on a proper display.… Read the full article

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Pioneer to Launch New Receiver/UHD BD Player

By | June 29th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Pioneering Efforts

by Dick Tan
Pioneer's VSX-933 AV Receiver will be among the many latest Pioneer AV products on display at the coming KLIAVS 2018
Pioneer’s VSX-933 AV Receiver will be among the many latest Pioneer AV products on display at the coming KLIAVS 2018

 

After what appears to be a hiatus for the past couple of years Pioneer is finally back to the KL International AV Show 2018.

 

Visitors should expect to see a new range of AV receivers headed by the seven channel VSX-933 and perhaps a modest range of brand new Blu-ray disc players as well as UHD Blu-ray disc players.… Read the full article

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JVC to Debut its First True Budget 4K Projector at KL International AV Show 2018

By | June 15th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Affordable JVC

 

by Dick Tan

 

JVC's first budget 4K projector uses Texas Instruments’ DLP imaging chip
JVC’s first budget 4K projector uses Texas Instruments’ DLP imaging chip

JVC, highly regarded by videophiles the world over for producing what is considered the finest range of high performance home theatre projectors available will debut its first true budget level 4K projector the LX-UH1 at the coming KL International AV Show 2018.

 

Set to retail at RM12,300 the LX-UH1, unlike the staple JVC projector range which utilizes the D-ILA imaging format uses a Texas Instruments UHD 4K DLP imaging chip.… Read the full article

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