Roon 1.5 is here!

As always, we’re hard at work to make sure Roon works for every music enthusiast and audiophile, including everyone from newbies to the most hardcore. This release marks three major milestones on the road to achieving that goal, as well as a huge expansion of the Roon...

4:4:4 vs 4:2:2 vs 4:2:0

Chroma Subsampling 4:4:4 vs 4:2:2 vs 4:2:0 Distribution of content is always slowed down by bandwidth limitations. A common solution is chroma subsampling, which is used in multiple forms of content distribution such as Blu-ray discs and streaming services. What is...

Sad Day! Humboldt Broncos hockey team bus crash.

Our condolences to the families affected by this terrible tragedy! More victims have been identified after the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team bus crash that killed 14 people. The RCMP confirmed 14 fatalities and 15 injuries in the collision in Saskatchewan on...

ORIGIN ACOUSTICS VALET AMPLIFIER INTEGRATES ECHO DOT

Using Origin Acoustics Valet amplifier and custom ceiling mount, installers can now hide an Echo Dot in the ceiling and integrate it into an in-ceiling multiroom audio system. A Valet amp can be used to create an interactive four-zone music system, but multiple...

Elac Discovery DS-S101-G Music Server Review

Elac Discovery DS-S101-G Music Server Review   PRICE $1,599.98 CDN AT A GLANCE Plus Free app from Roon Labs Wired and wireless multiroom playback options Impressive sound from built-in DAC Minus Track count limited to 30,000 Requires wired LAN connection THE VERDICT...

EVOLUTION APPOINTS D2MK SOLUTIONS FOR ONTARIO SALES

EVOLUTION APPOINTS NEW REP IN ONTARIO Evolution Home Entertainment Corp. has announced the appointment of Dale Mackintosh of D2MK Solutions as the company’s Sales Representative for Ontario. Effective immediately Mackintosh will be working with dealers on all of...
Wolf Cinema – recommended demonstration videos

Wolf Cinema – recommended demonstration videos

Some demonstration recommendations from the minds at Wolf Cinema: Of late the K’Scape Strato UHD/4K platform is our preferred demo platform.  Their transfers are quite good – often superior to any BR or UHD disc releases, but we’re fussy.    At CES this year we...