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AWE INTRODUCES NEW REFERENCE POINT FOR TVS

Leading UK distributor, AWE, now offers the new 4K Ultra HD TV from Loewe. The Loewe Reference 55", Loewe's new flagship TV, provides a new standard of home entertainment, combining breathtaking picture quality with a class leading eight speaker integrated sound system, all housed within a sleek aluminium and glass design.Manufactured in Germany using premium grade materials, the Reference UHD boasts a 4K Ultra HD screen, which is powered by Loewe's sophisticated Image+ processing. Picture quality is unrivalled, providing an image that is crisp and vibrant, whilst maintaining a true, natural colour palette and with Loewe's advanced super-scaling a significantly enhanced viewing experience is delivered from both SD and HD content. The Reference range, that will also include larger 75" and 85" options later in the year, benefits from a beautiful and functional anti-reflective, high-contrast glass filter panel, uniquely designed to contribute to superior picture quality.The integrated design of the Reference screen enables the TV to house an inbuilt high performance soundbar, ensuring the audio output is as impressive as the display. The integrated sound system combines 120 watts of amplification with eight speakers, expertly engineered with high-excursion Smart Suspension, advanced FluxForce motors and Momentum Ports to increase the bass. A virtual 3D surround sound mode is included, and for those seeking a full home cinema set up, the Reference UHD includes built in Dolby/DTS audio decoding, while the integrated sound bar can act as the centre speaker in a 5.1 set up.Complementing the audio and visual capabilities of the Reference UHD is a 1TB hard disk, allowing end users to pause, record and archive content directly onto the TV. Recordings can even be set remotely from your smartphone using the Loewe Smart Assist app and through the unique Loewe function 'DR+ streaming' films and programmes can be accessed from other Loewe TV's in the network. Additional sharing opportunities are available through Loewe's 'Smart tv2move' app, which turns a tablet into a second TV. Showing either what is playing on the Reference UHD at that moment, or another channel altogether (through the TV's second tuner) ensures end users will never miss the programmes they love. The Reference UHD also has Bluetooth connectivity inbuilt, allowing the music to be wirelessly streamed from a tablet or smartphone.Available with a optional motorised floor stand and designed to be easily integrated, all Loewe Ultra HD TV's include RS232. A Control 4 driver is currently available and this will shortly be joined by drivers for other brands of control system.The Loewe Reference 4K Ultra HD 55" TV is available via AWE. This model is joined by a super-sized 85" and 75" screen options.For more information on AWE, please visit www.awe-europe.com, call +44(0)1372 729 995 or email sales@awe-europe.com.

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AWE INTRODUCES NEW REFERENCE POINT FOR TVS

Leading UK distributor, AWE, now offers the new 4K Ultra HD TV from Loewe. The…

Onkyo debuts new TX-RZ710 and TX-RZ810 THX 4K HDR AV rece

Onkyo has announced two THX Select2 Plus-certified AV receivers with multiroom audio and 4K/HDR HDMI…

Global Cache has entered a partnership with Wyrestorm

Global Cache manufacturer of IP, WiFi, and HTTP connectivity products for the smart home and…

Onkyo debuts new TX-RZ710 and TX-RZ810 THX 4K HDR AV receiver duo with multiroom audio

Onkyo has announced two THX Select2 Plus-certified AV receivers with multiroom audio and 4K/HDR HDMI compatibility. The 7.2-Channel TX-RZ710 and TX-RZ810 are Dolby Atmos from the box, and DTS:X firmware upgradable. The receivers use AccuReflex technology as part of the brand's AccuEQ room calibration software, tailored for object-based surround-sound formats. Connectivity includes eight DCCP 2.2 HDMI inputs with two outputs, one for the main display, the other for Zone 2, allowing 4K/60Hz video to be distributed in two locations.Onkyo says the receivers employ high-output transformers, with upgraded and customised capacitors, and boast a custom circuit design said to be able to reproduce frequencies down to 5Hz. Control for both is offered via RS-232C, with integrated 12v triggers.The top of the range TX-RZ810 is distinguished by separate analogue amplification and digital processing blocks, as well as solid copper bus bars to limit interference. Both receivers are also compatible with the new FireConnect wireless audio technology. The TX-RZ810 also has dedicated powered Zone 2 speaker outputs with Zone 2 DAC, and Zone 3 line-out support. The TX-RZ810 includes 7.2 multichannel pre-outs for system expansion.The feature spec includes Google Cast, AirPlay, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. The TX-RZ810 and TX-RZ710 retail for £1049 and £849 respectively. Available in both black and silver finishes, they begin shipping late April.

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AWE INTRODUCES NEW REFERENCE POINT FOR TVS

Leading UK distributor, AWE, now offers the new 4K Ultra HD TV from Loewe. The…

Onkyo debuts new TX-RZ710 and TX-RZ810 THX 4K HDR AV rece

Onkyo has announced two THX Select2 Plus-certified AV receivers with multiroom audio and 4K/HDR HDMI…

Global Cache has entered a partnership with Wyrestorm

Global Cache manufacturer of IP, WiFi, and HTTP connectivity products for the smart home and…

Global Cache has entered a partnership with Wyrestorm

Global Cache manufacturer of IP, WiFi, and HTTP connectivity products for the smart home and signal distribution market, has entered a partnership with Wyrestorm. The deal effectively cements integration of Global Caché products with WyreStorm's line of Enado Control Systems. The first Enado products supporting Global Caché hardware are already shipping.WyreStorm specializes in HDMI, HDBaseT and networked AV solutions. Product manager James Meredith, explains: “We have been working with Global Cache products for a while now, and like them so much we are offering our compact Enado Mini IP with a minimalist design requiring only the bare essentials of cable connection for true plug-and-play installation. To control IR, RS232, and contact closure devices Global Caché hardware can be added seamlessly through the customizable web-based configuration UI. This combination solves many problems for the dealer while providing a clean, simple and intuitive interface for the user."Global Caché products can be used to connect any IR, serial or contact closure device to a Wi-Fi or IP network. The brand also offers a variety of other connectivity products, including sensor input, IR learning, HTTP communication, and the cloud-based Control Tower IR database."WyreStorm is a great partner for us," says Robin Ford, Global Caché VP. "Our connectivity hardware is made for control products like theirs. We allow them to extend the reach of the Enado controller line and add an unlimited number of IR, serial, or relay devices to their network. Installers love this competitive and simple solution. It's extremely cost-effective, yet very powerful."

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AWE INTRODUCES NEW REFERENCE POINT FOR TVS

Leading UK distributor, AWE, now offers the new 4K Ultra HD TV from Loewe. The…

Onkyo debuts new TX-RZ710 and TX-RZ810 THX 4K HDR AV rece

Onkyo has announced two THX Select2 Plus-certified AV receivers with multiroom audio and 4K/HDR HDMI…

Global Cache has entered a partnership with Wyrestorm

Global Cache manufacturer of IP, WiFi, and HTTP connectivity products for the smart home and…

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