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Abt Bracket Challenge 2019

The Bracket is back. Mid-March means it’s time for the NCAA Championship Tournament, which also means your chance to compete for some killer prizes courtesy of our friends at LG. Think you’ve got the chops to make it to the Final Four and eventually be crowned champ? Scroll down to find out how to enter the Abt Bracket…

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Samsung Q60R QLED 4K TV Review

It was just under a month ago that Samsung officially announced details of their 2019 model year TV lineup, which surprisingly included nearly thirty different QLED models. QLED TVs are a variation on traditional LED technology, utilizing a “quantum dot filter” to produce deeper, more accurate colors. Many users place QLEDs between LED and OLED TVs in terms…

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Samsung Family Hub Event

Whether you already own a Samsung Family Hub refrigerator or you’re considering adding one to your kitchen, this informational event will help you learn to get the most out of its full capabilities. Our friends from Samsung will be on hand to demonstrate the versatility of the Family Hub and all of the benefits that its smart technology…

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Tour the New Small Electronics Department

One of the most popular sections of our showroom has always been the small electronics department. It’s where customers can find all manner of small gadgets—from smartphones to digital cameras—and all of their corresponding accessories. It’s home to our 7,500 gallon saltwater aquarium, and it’s a great spot to pick up a gift or get hands-on with the…

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8K TV is Here

It was just about six years ago that everyone in the industry was heralding the arrival of the newest revolutionary display standard: 4K resolution. 4K promised unprecedented levels of image quality with a picture that was drastically clearer and more detailed than any TV available at the time, a leap that hadn’t been seen since the move from…

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Thermaltake Cases and PC Gear, Now at Abt.com

Our PC-loving fans may have noticed that over the last year or so, we’ve ramped up our selection of computer products, in both the gaming and productivity categories. We’ve expanded our catalog to include not only pre-built gaming PCs, but also a healthy selection of related peripherals. Now, we’re happy to announce that the depth of that selection…

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Home Theater Home Tips

Get Ready for the Big Game

After a disappointing season-ender for Chicago fans and a conference championship weekend marred by some controversial calls, it’s nearly time for the Big Game. From your watching setup to the perfect spread of snacks, there are some important things to address before your party next weekend. But we’re here to help. This is our guide to everything you’ll…

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CES 2019 Recap

CES 2019

After a whirlwind week of checking out the industry’s hottest upcoming products, another year at CES is in the bag. We were able to get close looks at over a hundred new products from our favorite brands—some of these products were futuristic concepts, and some will be in our showroom next month. Missed out on the show but…

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CES 2019: Nanoleaf Canvas Lights and Remote

nanoleaf canvas

If you’ve ever been to our Glenview showroom, you’ve probably seen Nanoleaf lights in action. These dancing flat-panel lights hang in the Atrium and the Apple Store, hypnotically changing colors in a preset pattern or synced to music. With a modular nature that makes for nearly infinite design combos, they’re a great decorative accent—especially for a game room.…

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