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How to Choose an Audio Receiver

graphic of Abt logo and audio receiver

Whether you’re looking to build a full-scale home theater with the most immersive surround sound system, or just want a basic stereo system to listen to music, the one piece of equipment you’re absolutely going to need is an audio receiver. The receiver is the brains of any audio system, bridging the gap between your input devices and…

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Audio Events

The Abt Audio Innovation Event Returns

speakers and audio equipment announcing abt audio event

When it comes to shopping for audio products, the proof is in the performance. Video reviews and forum advice might help you narrow down your target gear, but there’s no substitute for being able to demo an  A/V receiver or set of speakers before you buy them. It’s even better if you can do it in a space…

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Events TVs & Electronics

Samsung QLED 8K Launch Event

Last month, the groundbreaking Samsung Q900 QLED 8K TV quietly hit our showroom floor. The set was the industry’s first commercially-available 8K TV, and Abt was one of the few places in the country that you could see it. With four times the detail of a 4K TV, and clocking in at a whopping 85 inches, the Q900…

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CES 2019 Home Theater

CES 2019: LG HU85LA Ultra-Short-Throw Laser Projector

LG CineBeam

Continuing their trend of hiding fabulous displays in plain sight (see the transparent and rollable OLED TVs) is the LG HU85LA CineBeam laser projector. This ultra-high-definition, ultra-short throw home theater projector brings serious imaging capabilities to your home, without the space requirements of a traditional projector. A typical home theater projector has a throw ratio of around 1.5-2.…

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Events Home Theater

SVS Speakers & Subwoofers Unleashed

Twenty years ago, SVS began as a direct-to-consumer audio brand, leveraging the then-new idea of internet sales to cut out the middle man and get quality audio gear right to the listener at a fair price. In the years since, they’ve become a favorite brand of audiophiles on the internet and beyond, finding their way into retail stores…

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TVs & Electronics Videos

Sonos Beam vs Playbar Soundbar Comparison

When the Sonos Playbar first launched, it was the company’s first foray into the popular category of soundbar speakers. The Playbar combined the typical soundbar form factor with Sonos’ renowned wireless audio technology, giving the speaker an advantage over its non-connected competitors; the wireless functionality meant the Playbar worked marvelously as a stand-alone speaker, great for streaming your…

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Abt Exclusive Events Home Theater

MartinLogan Dynamo Subwoofer Release Event

On June 28, MartinLogan and ABT are joining forces to unveil MartinLogan’s new line of ground-breaking Dynamo subwoofers. This next-generation lineup combines the brand’s legendary audio prowess with a suite of new technology, including wireless connectivity, wireless control via a Bluetooth app, and wireless Anthem Room Correction (ARC™). Attendees will be among the first in the world to audition…

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