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What Do Integrators Want in Outdoor Technology?

CE Pro's Outdoor Technology Study reveals integrators' product feature wishes. Dealers averaged 12 outdoor projects for $5,575 each in 2018.

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Self-Contained Outdoor Home Theaters Ease Installation Woes

While many integrators opt to create outdoor home theaters from scratch, products like Stealth Acoustics' self-contained…

Product Briefs: KanexPro, DTV GameControl; Luxul Firmware; Kwikset; Yamaha Updates

Product Briefs: KanexPro, DTV GameControl; Luxul Firmware; Kwikset; Yamaha Updates

April 17, 2019 CE Pro new products—home automation, audio, video, IoT, motorized shades, lighting control, energy management, home theater, networking and more.

Interview: Vanco President Discusses A/V-over-IP Adoption, HDMI 2.1, More

Interview: Vanco President Discusses A/V-over-IP Adoption, HDMI 2.1, More

April 16, 2019 Mark Corbin talks with CE Pro about some of the connectivity challenges integrators face and the future of A/V-over-IP adoption.

Lenbrook BluOs 3.4 Update Offers New Refinements

Lenbrook BluOs 3.4 Update Offers New Refinements

April 09, 2019 BluOS 3.4 offers user experience improvements for Qobuz and Roon, new Radio Paradise stations, access to nugs.net music service, and support for various hardware.


Self-Contained Outdoor Home Theaters Ease Installation Woes

April 08, 2019 While many integrators opt to create outdoor home theaters from scratch, products like Stealth Acoustics' self-contained LED-based Stealth Patio Theater offer a viable option.


Why Outdoor A/V Projects Are Easier Than Indoor Projects

April 05, 2019 When working on outdoor projects, integrators have fewer obstacles to worry about and can alter a set up more easily than when working on indoor projects.

Totem Slim Architectural Series Produces Big Sound From Small Spaces

Totem Slim Architectural Series Produces Big Sound From Small Spaces

April 04, 2019 The Totem KIN IC Slim Architectural Series of loudspeakers are engineered to take up approximately 25 percent less depth than its KIN IC Series of loudspeakers.

2019 Outdoor Tech: Special Report

2019 Outdoor Tech: Special Report

April 03, 2019 According to a recent survey, our readers are averaging twelve outdoor tech installs per year and expect that number to grow in 2019. They are also looking for a number of product enhancements such as more Bluetooth capability, different form factors, and greater durability in extreme weather conditions.


How to Explain IP Ratings to Outdoor A/V Clients

April 02, 2019 Ingress Protection (IP) ratings are important for determining the safety and waterproofing level of outdoor electronics equipment, but how do you explain them to customers?

What Do Integrators Want in Outdoor Technology?

What Do Integrators Want in Outdoor Technology?

April 01, 2019 CE Pro's Outdoor Technology Study reveals integrators' product feature wishes. Dealers averaged 12 outdoor projects for $5,575 each in 2018.

Holm Architectural & Landscape Lighting: Helping Integrators Capitalize on the Outdoor Living Trend

Holm Architectural & Landscape Lighting: Helping Integrators Capitalize on the Outdoor Living Trend

March 29, 2019 With exterior LED lighting options galore, Holm Lighting offers integrators a way to expand their portfolios with elegant outdoor illumination solutions.

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Product Briefs: KanexPro, DTV GameControl; Luxul Firmware; Kwikset; Yamaha Updates

Product Briefs: KanexPro, DTV GameControl; Luxul Firmware; Kwikset; Yamaha Updates

April 17, 2019 CE Pro new products—home automation, audio, video, IoT, motorized shades, lighting control, energy management, home theater, networking and more.

Lenbrook BluOs 3.4 Update Offers New Refinements

Lenbrook BluOs 3.4 Update Offers New Refinements

April 09, 2019 BluOS 3.4 offers user experience improvements for Qobuz and Roon, new Radio Paradise stations, access to nugs.net music service, and support for various hardware.

Totem Slim Architectural Series Produces Big Sound From Small Spaces

Totem Slim Architectural Series Produces Big Sound From Small Spaces

April 04, 2019 The Totem KIN IC Slim Architectural Series of loudspeakers are engineered to take up approximately 25 percent less depth than its KIN IC Series of loudspeakers.

Madison Fielding Rebrands, Adds Outdoor Housings for Sonos Speakers, Amps

Madison Fielding Rebrands, Adds Outdoor Housings for Sonos Speakers, Amps

March 26, 2019 'Planter Speakers by Madison Fielding' rebrands as Intelligent Audio Products, offering new loudspeaker designs for outdoor tables, pedestals and lamps, including housings for Sonos speakers and amps.

2019 CE Pro Distribution Guide - Get Listed

2019 CE Pro Distribution Guide - Get Listed

March 26, 2019 Get your product in front of over 140,000 buyers. Enter now to secure your listing in the 2019 CE Pro distribution guide.

Key Digital KD-DA2 HDBaseT Amplifiers Deliver 18Gbps for 4K Video

Key Digital KD-DA2 HDBaseT Amplifiers Deliver 18Gbps for 4K Video

March 21, 2019 Key Digital's KD-DA2x4G and KD-DA2x8G HDBaseT Amplifiers deliver 18Gbps of throughput to enable the distribution of UltraHD 4K content, and the products include a host of integration features.

Here’s How to Use Yamaha MusicCast to Build the Backbone of A/V System Interoperability

Here’s How to Use Yamaha MusicCast to Build the Backbone of A/V System Interoperability

March 15, 2019 Through products like the Yamaha XDA-QS5400RK, a quad-streaming whole-house audio solution that’s 1U tall, integrators can configure just about any whole-house audio system to meet a range of client needs. Here’s how Litton AV did it.

Hands On: Roon Labs Nucleus+ is Flexible, Easy to Use Whole-House Audio Server

Hands On: Roon Labs Nucleus+ is Flexible, Easy to Use Whole-House Audio Server

March 04, 2019 The $2,498 Roon Labs’ Nucleus+ whole-house audio server allows integrators to mix-and-match audio components without losing performance or functionality.

Metra Home Theater Group Introduces Helios Speaker Stands and Mounts

Metra Home Theater Group Introduces Helios Speaker Stands and Mounts

February 28, 2019 Metra Home Theater has announced eight new Helios speaker stands and mounts including floor, ceiling, wall, and bookshelf options.

McIntosh Wireless Speaker System Incorporates Apple AirPlay 2, Spotify Streaming

McIntosh Wireless Speaker System Incorporates Apple AirPlay 2, Spotify Streaming

February 25, 2019 McIntosh has introduced its new RS200 Wireless Speaker System featuring ARC, AirPlay 2, and aptX Low Latency compatibility.

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2019 Outdoor Tech: Special Report

2019 Outdoor Tech: Special Report

April 03, 2019 According to a recent survey, our readers are averaging twelve outdoor tech installs per year and expect that number to grow in 2019. They are also looking for a number of product enhancements such as more Bluetooth capability, different form factors, and greater durability in extreme weather conditions.


Modern Wireless Whole-House Audio Systems Out Perform Yesteryear’s Solutions

December 04, 2018 Between the combination of improved wireless technologies and wealth of streaming services today’s whole-house audio systems offer higher levels of quality then previous generations of products

10 Home Electronics Solutions to Bring Joy to the Holidays

10 Home Electronics Solutions to Bring Joy to the Holidays

Even the best holiday party could be just a little bit better with the right audio, lighting and video tech. Our editors have compiled a list of the top ten home electronics solutions that will liven up your clients’ holiday plans.

7 Clever Ways to Hide Home Technology

7 Clever Ways to Hide Home Technology

October 18, 2018 Most technology products are not that visually appealing. Black boxes and tangled wires do not add to the character of a high-end smart home project. Luckily, our integrator readers have a number of clever solutions so these components don’t have to be visible in your next project.

Multiroom Audio Installations Special Report: Exclusive Research

Multiroom Audio Installations Special Report: Exclusive Research

July 12, 2018 First-ever CE Pro Multiroom Audio Deep Dive Study reveals benchmarks for margins, man-hours, wireless vs. hardwired and more key data.

A Case for Using Fiber Cables over Category Cables in Residential AV Projects

A Case for Using Fiber Cables over Category Cables in Residential AV Projects

June 05, 2018 In this free webinar – part 2 of a three-part series on fiber connectivity for AV projects presented by Commercial Integrator and CE Pro – attendees will walk away with an understanding of why fiber is a better choice than category cable in most residential AV projects.

CE Pro Brand Analysis 2018: Most Popular Brands Among Smart-Home Pros

CE Pro Brand Analysis 2018: Most Popular Brands Among Smart-Home Pros

June 04, 2018 CE Pro 100 dealers, the largest smart-home pros in North America, reveal their top brands in home-tech categories such as audio, video, networking, home automation, HDMI cables and lighting controls.

A Diagrammatic Guide To Home Theater In-Ceiling Speaker Placement

A Diagrammatic Guide To Home Theater In-Ceiling Speaker Placement

Quick Reference Guide details where to place in-ceiling speakers for home theater and distributed audio applications.

Ways to Boost Profits Selling High Performance Audio

Ways to Boost Profits Selling High Performance Audio

Profiles of three Custom Integrators who successfully transformed their business selling high performance, high end audio.

Now you See Tech; Now You Don’t

November 30, 2017 When a home owner wants to hide the technology required for a smart home installation — including those giant TVs — that’s where custom integrators shine.

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Anthem

Anthem AV
For more than two decades, Anthem® has manufactured award-winning high-end audio/video equipment for music, home theater and distributed audio. Our products are used at all levels of music reproduction.
www.anthemav.com
ATON

ATON
ATON’s system technologies are built on years of expertise in Audio and Video Routing, Control Systems and Loudspeaker Design. This combined knowledge has led to a comprehensive new line of Digital Signal Routing...
Audio Authority

Audio Authority
At Audio Authority, we use our expertise in electronic design and manufacturing to create innovative products that solve problems and improve the lives of our customers, associates, and business partners. Our background in...
www.audioauthority.com
Autonomic

Autonomic
Autonomic is recognized as a leading manufacturer of complete whole-house music systems.  As innovators with a core competency for audio and control, Autonomic offers the ultimate standalone entertainment solution that...
www.autonomic-controls.com
Barco

Barco
Built on Barco’s unrivaled technology leadership, innovation & craftsmanship, Barco Residential products are custom designed and built in Barco’s European Design Centers in Belgium and Norway, and represent...
www.barco.com/residential
Basalte

Basalte
Basalte develops and commercializes design products for smart home systems. The company was founded in 2008 in Ghent, Belgium. In only a few years, Basalte has built a product range which is now distributed in more than 55...
www.basalte.us
Capitol Sales Company Inc.

Capitol Sales
Capitol is the leading distribution source for residential systems contractors, retailers, PRO AV contractors, and premium incentive resellers who are looking for home theater, telephone, integrated home systems, and...
www.capitolsales.com
Christie

Christie
Christie Digital is a global visual, audio and collaboration solutions company offering diverse solutions for business, entertainment and industry.Going to CEDIA? Reserve a seat in the Christie Digital theater presentation or...
www.christiedigital.com
Cleerline Technology Group

Cleerline
Cleerline Technology Group is dedicated to providing system cabling, parts, and installation solutions to the Electronics Systems Contractor.  Cleerline Technology Group continuously examines evolving industry trends and...
www.clrtec.com
Core Brands

Core Brands
Core Brands combines innovative connected technology platforms with iconic brands to deliver a portfolio of control, audio, power management and video distribution solutions to its channel partners and end users. The...
www.corebrands.com
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