- Pioneer. Ranada, David // Sound & Vision;May2002, Vol. 67 Issue 4, p42
Evaluates the Elite DV-47A digital video disc/super audio compact disc player from Pioneer. Key features; Pros and cons; Cost.
- NOTEBOOK THEATER. Grumet, Tobey // Popular Mechanics;May2001, Vol. 178 Issue 5, p90
Introduces the DVD-LA85, a digital video disc-audio player, from Panasonic. Size; Features; Speaker system of the audio player.
- Power projector. // Management Services;Dec1997, Vol. 41 Issue 12, p34
Evaluates the Powerbeam VI portable digital projector from Davis A/S . Claims to produce 650 ANSI lumens; Lamp life of 1,000 hours; Technological improvement in contrast; Contact information of the company.
- DivX disc/network media players. Warne, Dan // Australian Personal Computer;Jul2004, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p62
A new wave of DivX hardware is about to flood the market, making it easy for consumers to download movies from the Internet and play them directly to their TV. The units come in two basic varieties: standalone DVD players that have been "souped up" to play back DivX files on burned discs; and...
- Pocket-size recorder plays music on a minidisc. Normile, D. // Popular Science;Aug91, Vol. 239 Issue 2, p64
Looks at Sony's new take-along Mini Disc music system, which combines features of compact discs and Walkman-type portable cassette machines. Development of Mini Discs; Operation; Features. INSET: Erasable discs revisited, by J. Free..
- The growth of compact-disc players. // Newsweek;4/15/1985, Vol. 105 Issue 15, p82
When compact-disc players hit the American market two years ago, the music world raved about their sublime sound. As prices lowered, sales last year soared to over 200,000, and industry analysts predict they may triple this year. Analysts predict also that within a year CDs will replace...
- Twin tweaks. Denby, D. // New York;7/16/90, Vol. 23 Issue 27, p44
Presents recommendations for compact disc players at all price levels including the NAD 5325, the California Audio Labs Icon, and the Wadia 2000. Gives advice on tweaking CDs to improve the sound.
- The last go-round. Vizard, F. // Popular Mechanics;Feb88, Vol. 165 Issue 2, p74
The analog record player, at the height of its development, will soon be made obsolete after 100 years of service by the sonic superiority of the digital audio compact disc. Ironically, the very innovation responsible for its demise has prompted a spate of recent improvements in the turntable.
- CD player soundoff. Booth, S.A.; Barr, F.C. // Popular Mechanics;Jul89, Vol. 166 Issue 7, p67
Presents a comparison test of four top-of-the-line compact disc players: Denon DCD-3520; Onkyo DX-7500; Philips CD-880; Yamaha CDX-111OU.