Why HDMI ISN'T Always The Answer

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What are Dolby Atmos and DTS:X?

Dolby Atmos and DTS:X are new surround sound technologies that don’t rely on traditional speaker channels. How do they work, and what makes them special? Squarespace link: Visit http://squarespace.com/techquickie and use offer code TECHQUICKIE to save 10% off your first order. Techquickie Merch Store: https://www.designbyhumans.com/shop/LinusTechTips/ Techquickie Movie Poster: https://shop.crowdmade.com/collections/linustechtips/products/tech-quickie-24×36-poster Follow: http://twitter.com/linustech Leave a reply with Read more about What are Dolby Atmos and DTS:X?[…]

Audio File Formats – MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC

What’s the difference between common audio file formats like MP3, AAC, WAV, and FLAC? Freshbooks message: Head over to http://freshbooks.com/techquickie and don’t forget to enter Tech Quickie in the “How Did You Hear About Us” section when signing up for your free trial. Techquickie Merch Store: https://www.designbyhumans.com/shop/L… Techquickie Movie Poster: https://shop.crowdmade.com/collection… Leave a comment with Read more about Audio File Formats – MP3, AAC, WAV, FLAC[…]

Blu-ray As Fast As Possible

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Should You Buy A Soundbar?

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Dolby As Fast As Possible

Almost anyone who’s owned a home theater component recognizes the familiar Dolby “double D” logo. How do their sound processing technologies work? Audible link: Thanks to Audible for supporting our channel. Get a free audiobook of your choice at http://www.audible.com/techquickie Follow: http://twitter.com/luke_lafr Join the community: http://linustechtips.com source