Projectors have improved a lot in recent years while prices have dropped. Here are some tips on choosing and setting up a projector.
Want to enjoy better sound with your TV? Here are four ways to make it happen.
Steve Kindig, Amanda P.
HDTV resolution can seem like a confusing numbers game. This article explains what the numbers mean and which ones you really need to pay attention to.
To watch high-def video, you need both an HD signal and an HDTV. This article will walk you through your options so you can get the full HD experience.
Most people own at least one HDTV, and there are lots of sources of high-def video. So how come so many folks put up with sub-par picture quality? This article offers tips on how to get the best-looking picture for all of your video sources.
Troubled by the "black bars" that sometimes appear on your HDTV's screen? We'll explain why you see them and offer some solutions.
Get the best picture quality you can by making the right video connections to your HDTV. In this article, we'll cover the key points you need to know.
HDMI can carry full 1080p video and high-resolution surround sound. It's also your only choice for 3D TV. Learn about other HDMI features, and get tips on choosing cables.
Learn everything you need to understand the world of HDTV and choose a TV that'll make you happy for years to come.
What is an "LED TV"? What size screen do I need for home theater? What is the optimum viewing distance for different screen sizes? What about viewing height, does that matter? Plus more...
Learn about common TV terms and technologies, including 3D TV; Internet-ready TVs; 120Hz and 240Hz refresh rates; LED, LCD, and plasma TVs; and much more.
Part 1: Getting Started
When I moved into my new house — well, new to me anyway — I knew that one of the first major changes I wanted to make was creating a room for great home...
When I moved into my new house, I wanted to create a room for great home theater and music listening. In part one of this series, I outlined my general plan to create such a space in my...
HD shows and movies look amazing on your HDTV — but regular, non-HD stuff might not look so hot. In this article, we'll explore some ways to improve the non-HD picture on your HDTV.
Over-the-air broadcasts provide some of the best-looking HDTV signals, and they're free. Take a look at what goes into choosing and installing a HDTV antenna.
I saw a cool article in Popular Mechanics this month on building your own rolling drive-in movie theater , and it reminded me of an idea I'd been meaning to pass on. You see, the advent of...
Our new in-house Labs will help us dig even deeper into the equipment we sell. From acoustically optimized listening rooms to advanced test benches, we'll bring you meaningful measurements along with real-world impressions from our savvy experts.
Steve, Crutchfield A/V Editor, gives us a tour of the Crutchfield Labs. He talks about why we built the Labs and how they can help us find you the right gear.