The 10 Hottest Trends In Movie Night Gourmet Popcorn
Gourmet popcorn is the latest hot food trend, and with good reason. Nothing is easier to flavor and the choices are endless.
Axiom Home Theater Amps: What Makes Them Different
We're stationed in the anechoic chamber again, looking at Axiom's latest amplifiers, the ADA series. Axiom's Engineer Andrew Welker takes us through a few of the inner workings of the ADA amplifier, and what sets them apart from the rest of the amps on the market today.
Designing an In-Wall Speaker: Part II
Axiom Engineer Andrew Welker continues with his description of how to design an in-wall loudspeakers to avoid any problems with reflections and diffractions1.
Designing an In-Wall Speaker
One question that several of you have asked pertains to designing an in-wall speaker: how does it differ from designing a regular speaker? What factors do you have to take into account when you're engineering it?
I caught up with Andrew Welker in our anechoic chamber (this time we put the floor in so I could turn the camera around!) and asked him about his strategy.
Hot Home Speaker Setups: Five Tips For Superior Sound In Your Home
Remember the first time you heard a hot home speaker setup - the kind that had you actually flinching as special surround sound effects went off beside and behind you? The thrill, the excitement of a superior surround setup - that's why we all got into this hobby, right? If it's been a while since you felt that excitement, here are five tips for getting the magic back.
Five Things Every Home Movie Theater Needs
A great home movie theater expresses your personality.
There's something curiously satisfying about building your own home movie theater.
Home Theater Design: Four Key Considerations
Recently a friend of Axiom appeared on Facebook to tell us his Axiom's were still going strong, 6 years after they first made the flight to Indonesia.
Home Surround Sound vs Movie Surround Sound: What's the Difference?
What are the differences and the similarities between home surround sound and movie surround sound systems?
In the way both systems work, the goals of each are essentially identical—to provide a big stereo soundstage at the front, with a dedicated center channel speaker in the middle that anchors the actors’ dialogue at the movie screen or video display, and at least two or more surround speakers at the sides of the theater (or your room at home), with the option of two additional surrounds on the back wall.
Speakers for Home Theater: The Facts and Fallacies
See what speakers for home theater made it into this customer's getaway!
Looking for the best speakers for home theater? First, ignore the myth often perpetuated on the internet that there are speakers that are “best for music” and others that are “best for home theater.
The Quest For The Best Home Speakers: What Should You Look For?
Small speakers are best suited to smaller rooms; large open rooms and great rooms will need much larger speakers to recreate music at natural, loud, undistorted listening levels.