Surround Sound 101: Everything You Should Know

August 23, 2021

Although there are a variety of ways to listen to audio, the best home theater setups include surround sound. This type of audio solution is a staple in today’s home entertainment industry. However, that wasn’t always the case. From monophonic to spatial audio, home theater systems have evolved a lot since their beginning. In this blog, we’re going to do a deep dive into the history of surround sound and its current applications.

Wi-Fi vs Bluetooth Speakers: What’s the Difference?

July 14, 2021

Wireless speakers have made gigantic leaps in audio quality over the last few years. These systems are now capable of producing sound just as rich and immersive as any of their wired counterparts. With the added benefit of being wire-free, it’s no wonder why these devices have become so popular.

What Is a Wireless Speaker Transmitter and Receiver?

April 30, 2021

A wireless audio solution is seamless in comparison to a wired speaker. Since there are no cords to deal with, all you need to do is wirelessly pair the speaker with the audio source. Once the two devices are connected, you can start enjoying your audio. This may seem like magic, but it’s possible, thanks to transmitter and receiver technology.

How Do Wireless Speakers for TV Work?

April 26, 2021

Creating the perfect home theater system is an involved process that requires a good amount of thought. It’s necessary to consider a number of factors like what size TV you want, what furniture would work best in the room, and if the room has proper lighting. Additionally, you’re going to have to find a solid audio setup.

What Are the Different Types of Speakers?

March 15, 2021

Surround sound speakers are a great audio solution for any home theater setup. Like a movie theater, a good home theater system can provide high quality sound that envelops and immerses you into anything you are listening to. The only problem is, it can be difficult to find the right setup for your room.

Creating the Perfect Home Theater Man Cave

March 8, 2021

One of the most fun and exciting home renovation projects one can have is carving out your own personal space that’s dedicated to you and the hobbies you love. This is an area where you can sit down and relax, play games, or enjoy some entertainment in your home theater. While this kind of room is commonly known as a “man cave,” anyone can create their own amazing personal space.

How to Set Up a Wireless Outdoor Sound System

February 15, 2021

Are you the type of person who loves to host outdoor parties? Or maybe you just want to have some ambient music on in the background as you relax outside. Whatever your interests are, a high-fidelity wireless surround sound system can turn your boring backyard into a hub for entertainment. Want to know how to set up a surround sound system in your own backyard? Keep on reading and we’ll tell you everything you need to know.

How to Create an Outdoor Movie Theater

January 29, 2021

Going to the movie theater has always been one of the best ways to experience a movie. There’s just something thrilling about watching nail-biting action on the big screen. Now, imagine if you could take the fun of going to the theater and replicate the experience in your backyard. Well, you don’t have to imagine, because you can do exactly that and it’s not hard to do at all. Here’s how you can create an outdoor home theater in your own backyard.

The Best Home Theater Surround Sound Systems of 2020

January 11, 2021

2020 hasn’t exactly been the one of the best years on record, especially when it comes to entertainment. The COVID-19 pandemic has forced us to forgo the movie theater experience and exchange our big screen magic for something smaller and closer to home. As a result, to thoroughly enjoy our favorite source of escapism, it’s never been more important to have a high quality home cinema setup.

Improving Surround Sound for Open Plan Living Rooms

December 28, 2020

If you want your home theater open floor plan to provide robust, immersive sound, you’re going to need the right equipment.

The Best Home Cinema Equipment To Enhance Your Movie Viewing

December 21, 2020

When you watch a movie, you want to be totally immersed in what’s going on. It doesn’t matter if it’s a comedy, action-adventure, thriller, or some other genre, the experience can either amplify or ruin your enjoyment of the show. While having a pristine picture to look at is a crucial part in optimizing your home theater set up, having high-resolution audio is just as important.

Wired Speakers vs Wireless

November 16, 2020

From your 4K TV to your favorite gaming console, you’ve designed your entertainment center to deliver the home entertainment experience of your dreams. The last remaining piece of the puzzle is your audio equipment. The right stereo system is capable of taking your set up to the next level. Choosing between a wired or wireless sound system can be difficult. However, it’s a necessary step in fully fleshing out your home theater and getting the high quality experience you’re looking for.

The Entertainment Landscape is Changing Quickly

October 20, 2020

Improved gaming graphics, thinner-screened televisions, and streaming services have greatly changed the way we see home entertainment today. However, COVID-19 seems to be sending this evolution into hyper speed. More consumers are renting streamed movies today than ever before. Movie theater chains are closing. Consumers are staying home and beefing up their home entertainment setups to compensate for a lack of access to entertainment options elsewhere.

Streaming and OTT Brings Amazing Video and Sound

September 25, 2020

We live in an era where home theaters are no longer just for the wealthy and lucky few. Theater systems have become more affordable, and streaming television has arrived with them. Don’t miss out on the fantastic video and sound of these new entertainment features.

Trust WiSA for the Best Home Theater Systems of 2020

September 21, 2020

You want your home theater to be a truly immersive experience for you, your family, and visitors. Superior audio systems are where that immersion starts. Put yourself inside movies, television shows, music, and video games with WiSA immersive wireless audio.

Choosing the Best Type of Home Theater System

September 18, 2020

What makes a home more exciting than a home theater system that fits seamlessly into your living environment? There are endless possibilities when it comes to the types of home theaters available today.

Why Do I Need a Home Theater System?

September 14, 2020

The WiSA Association and our more than 60 member brands work together to define and implement worldwide standards for high-resolution, multi-channel, low latency audio for TV, movies, gaming, and music.

What Is a Wireless Home Theater System?

September 11, 2020

The WiSA Association is a consumer electronics consortium dedicated to creating interoperability standards used by leading brands and manufacturers to deliver immersive sound via intelligent devices. WiSA also ensures robust, high-definition, multi-channel, low-latency audio while eliminating the complicated setup of traditional audio systems.

Benefits of Becoming a WiSA Member

September 7, 2020

What is the value of becoming a WiSA member? Why have more than 60 brands joined our ranks? WiSA technology works together like nothing else to deliver a seamless, user-friendly home entertainment experience.

How to Eliminate Home Theater Wiring

September 4, 2020

In the past, people opted for wired speaker systems because they offered the most reliable quality in sound and entertainment performance. Today, technology has advanced to the point where wireless speaker systems can deliver that same dependable quality sound even better than their wired ancestors.

Setting Up a Wireless Speaker System has Never Been Easier

August 31, 2020

When we talk about WiSA certified speakers and transmitters, it isn’t just about creating an immersive audio experience. The functionality of your surround sound system is just as critical as its quality of sound.

Celebrating Our Partnership with THX Audio Systems

July 31, 2020

Together, we are a collaborative audio-video standards team focused on how we can make our partner products even more superior to deliver high-quality entertainment experiences to the end user.

Multi-Channel Audio By The Numbers

April 2, 2019

WiSA’s head honcho, Tony Ostrom, says “I thought there would be no math,” but still gets into multi-channel audio by the numbers.

How We Started and the Simplicity of the Modern System

March 19, 2019

In the last 10 to 15 years we have seen massive paradigm shifts on several fronts within the home theater category. An incredibly competitive TV market coupled with exciting new screen technologies has forced prices down and screen sizes and performance up.