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ISBN10: 0470411899 ISBN13: 9780470411896 DDC: 621.388


Overwhelmed with big screen TV and home theater audio options? What do you need to build the perfect home theater experience? Home Theater For Dummies, 3rd Edition shows you how to plan a home theater system and choose components that fit your budget and your room. Beginning with the most basic information, this guide helps you choose what you need and put it all together. It explains DLP, 3LCD, HDMI, DTV, and HDTV so you can talk intelligently with salespeople at the electronics store. You ll find out about Blu-ray, explore HD and satellite radio options, and see how to incorporate a Wii, Xbo.


Home Theater For Dummies? 3rd Edition; Table of Contents; Introduction; Part I Welcome to the World of Home Theater; Chapter 1 The Zen of Home Theater; Chapter 2 Defining Your Home-Theatered Home; Chapter 3 The ABCs of Home Theater Audio; Chapter 4 Getting the Big (Video) Picture; Part II Get ting Video and Music into Your Theater: Source Devices; Chapter 5 Treating Your Ears to Music; Chpater 6 Feeding Video into Your Theater; Chapter 7 Feeding Your Home Theater from Outside Your Home; Chapter 8 Gaming Galore; Chapter 9 Introducing the Home Theater PC. Chapter 10 Accessing Digital Content at Home and Over the InternetPart III Watching and Listening: Display and Control Devices; Chapter 11 The Heart of Your Home Theater: The A/V Receiver; Chapter 12 Speaker of the House; Chapter 13 Understanding Your Display Options; Chapter 14 Comparing Display Technologies; Chapter 15 Remote Controlling Your Home Theater; Part IV Putting It All Together; Chapter 16 Home Theater Cable Basics; Chapter 17 Hooking Up Your A. Electronic reproduction.Available via World Wide Web.


  • Dewey Decimal: 621.388

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  • Physical Description: 410 p.


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