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What to Look for in a Home Theatre Receiver in 2021

The receiver is arguably the most important part of a home theatre system. It is responsible for sending audio from connected devices to the speakers. However, as with most electronics, the latest receivers come with a wide range of features and options. 4K switching, built-in WiFi, DTS:X, and other technologies can make choosing the right

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Where To Buy Vinyl Records In Canada

With Canadians stuck indoors for most of the past year, it’s not surprising that people have begun to dig out their old record players and dusting off their vinyl to enjoy the classics. A recent report from Global News has found Vinyl sales up to May 6, 2021 are up over 62% compared to the

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Your Guide To HiFi Audio Systems In 2021

Get 15% Off Records At Arts & Crafts! When you purchase any of the qualifying HiFi Audio Equipment below, you’ll receive a promo code worth 15% off your next purchase at the Arts & Crafts record store! Where To Buy Vinyl in Canada To celebrate Record Store Day, AVU has partnered up with Arts &

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What Is the Best Outdoor Audio for 2021?

If you want to listen to music outdoors, it helps to have speakers that are built for outdoor use. As you likely know, listening to music outdoors is often a challenge. Wind and ambient outdoor sounds often cause the speakers to sound muffled or muted. High-end outdoor speakers offer improved clarity and fuller sound compared

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Choosing The Best Sound System For A Small Apartment

It goes without saying that if you’re building a killer home theatre system or stereo system you want to have the best sound possible for your music, movies, and games. Not much sense in spending time and money on one part of the equation while neglecting the other. The problem is, if you live in

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The Comeback of Dedicated Music Systems

High-quality music is making a comeback. For years the music industry has focused on compressing and mass producing files, moving from records to CDs, then to digital files. The focus has been on portability and accessibility in a busy world. However, once Covid-19 hit, people found themselves confined to their homes. This resulted in a

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How to Get Whole Home Audio Sound Throughout Your Home

Installing a whole home audio system is popular because people love to listen to music no matter where they are in the house. You can listen to your favourite music, and you can control the volume from a central location, such as your smartphone. If you want to install a multiroom audio system in your

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Best Turntables Under $1000 in 2020

There is no doubt that turntables have made something of a comeback in the last decade. When records were replaced with CDs, most people thought that the format would die a graceful death, but that didn’t quite happen. In fact, vinyl never really died out since there were still plenty of collectors, die-hards, and DJs

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Sonos Move Overview From AVU

   Jim Orr from Audio Video Unlimited talks about the Sonos Move indoor/outdoor speaker.   It’s summer time, and time to get outside. Isn’t it much more fun when you can take your music with you? The Sonos Move is a durable, battery-powered smart speaker for outdoor and indoor listening. Enjoy surprisingly rich bass,

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Sonos Arc Overview from AVU

   Jim Orr, owner and founder of Audio Video Unlimited, discusses the new Dolby ATMOS Sonos Arc soundbar.   Sonos have announced a leap forward in their immersive surround sound technology called the Sonos Arc. It’s a high performance, dolby Atmos voice activated soundbar. This is an exciting new product from Sonos and is