Did you know our collective tastes in movies have changed over the decades? Like skinny jeans and bell bottoms, movie genres have gone in and out of style. What makes a genre popular?
Are you getting ready for your summer travel? Let us give you some inspiration! Can't afford the time or money to go to these great destinations? Let your home entertainment center transport to a far off land!
The Platin Subwoofer provides rumbling bass that will shake your walls—and while you don't need a second sub—find out if you WANT one.
Considering a new speaker system? Technology has changed. Take a look at common myths about speaker technology and get the facts.
If you have a tax refund coming this year, you can spoil yourself AND save money—yes, it's possible! Find out how to cut costs and elevate your home entertainment experience at the same time.
The Platin Monaco 5.1.2 has taken the audio industry by storm, winning the coveted Rolling Stone Audio Awards 2023 in the "Best Surround Sound System" category for the second time in three years.
Over one 24-hour period, it seems we've heard about five new app launches, three new T.V. models, and an entirely new product debuting from one of the top tech companies.
Find out how to create a home theater in your living room without sacrificing space or design style. Get tips for seating, wall color, acoustics, lighting, TVs, entertaining, and more.
You've got a great TV and you've set up Platin Monaco 5.1.2 with Dolby Atmos-certified WiSA SoundSend. Ready for movie night? Almost. Explore exciting movie, snack, and cocktail combinations, select your perfect pairing, and enjoy.
Sports are very high on the list of things that can bring people together from coast to coast. We're seeing a variety of games and sporting events broadcast and streamed in 4K, HDR, and with Dolby Atmos® sound capabilities. And thanks to today’s advancing home entertainment technologies, we can enjoy more games more often.
When it comes to surround sound technology, the advancements and achievements are seemingly endless. Over the last 12 months, Dolby Atmos® has proliferated, moving into homes, TV series, music, sporting events, video games, cellular devices, and more.
What you used to spend on groceries, restaurants, and tickets has skyrocketed in the past few months. Investing in a high-quality sound system from your home can be the perfect, cost-saving, long-term solution. Find out how.
Do you want to impress your friends with your knowledge of all things sound? Some sound trivia may surprise you, and some may be obvious—but you will learn something!
Dolby Atmos sound adds a new dimension to the listening experience... literally. Typical well-designed surround sound systems create a broad and deep sound field surrounding the listeners. Now, Dolby Atmos adds a third dimension of height.
Over the past few years, Dolby Atmos® sound has taken the home entertainment world by storm—movies, TV shows, sporting events, games, and even music are recorded, delivered, and enjoyed in a new way. You’ve probably heard the term, Dolby Atmos, but what is it exactly? Let's dive in.
As modern audio evolves with how we listen to music and watch movies, the video gaming industry is also advancing with the addition of Dolby Atmos®. Gaming with Atmos creates a whole new world within the game.
This year, give yourself a break from the crowds without giving up quality in your gifting. Take your holiday shopping virtual, and up a notch, with the full suite of state-of-the-art speaker systems from Platin Audio.
So many speaker brands claim to be wireless—but what does that really mean? And which wireless audio technology is best for you? Let's dive into Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and WiSA, and find out.
If you’re a big music fan and value immersive, top-quality sound, you may have heard of Dolby Atmos. Whether you want to listen to your favorite song on repeat or host an album release party at your home, Dolby Atmos and Dolby Atmos Music will take your experience to the next level.
As modern technology advances, so does the way streaming content is produced and distributed for consumers. What once was only imaginable at a movie theater can now be recreated seamlessly in your home.
Let's explore the benefits that cinema sound brings to home entertainment. We'll dive into a few recent releases—movies that maximize sound design to deliver truly unique and immersive viewing experiences.
In How to Make a Sound Investment: Step 3, we dive deep into the ways that a subwoofer can dramatically enhance the overall depth and quality of your audio experience, while supporting and texturing the sound provided by the other speakers in the system.
In How to Make a Sound Investment: Step 1, we covered why your TV requires an external sound source, how soundtracks use separate audio channels, and where speakers are placed in the room. Now, let’s explore the benefits of multichannel sound—specifically, how it makes dialogue easy to hear and elevates your entertainment experience.
Today's ultra-thin TVs don't have room for cinema-quality speakers. Find out why location matters when adding cinema sound to your viewing experience.
Luxatic, the luxury world's shopping authority, has chosen Platin Monaco 5.1 as one of the world's best wireless surround sound systems!
Holiday season is tech season: the magical time of year when everyone goes out looking for that super-cool gadget gift that will make a wide-eyed kid out of their favorite adult.
Platin Milan is seizing the spotlight in home theater surround sound, having been selected as Rolling Stone’s Best Home Theater System as part of their 2021 Essentials Awards.
Platin picks thirteen frightfully-good films to watch in surround sound as Halloween steadily approaches.
Moviegoers often rave about films without realizing the degree that sound contributes to the cinematic experience. Without immersive sound, all of the scenes lose their impact.
We’re laying out the pros and cons of soundbars, to help you decide if they’re really the best way to augment your TV audio—no holds barred.
Planning on going Monaco for your wireless home cinema? We’ll help you find a setup option that “stands” the test of style and substance.
The next step of mankind’s exploration of space: extra-terrestrial audio. Open your ears to the final frontier, with the help of NASA’s Perseverance rover.
We’ve all felt the impact of Covid-19, and the way we see new movies may be different for a while yet. Is your home theater equipped for 2021’s blockbuster season?
There’s arguably no form of home entertainment in which the user craves immersion more than in video games. When we buy a game, we are seeking an experience, and whether we prioritize outright challenge, engaging storytelling, or incredible renderings and music, it’s all about diving into a new world to explore and enjoy.