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Back-to-School Jams for Your Labor Day Weekend BBQ

Back-to-School Jams for Your Labor Day Weekend BBQ

Ah, Labor Day weekend — that three-day stretch where we celebrate summer’s eventual end, anticipate the start of school and relax at a get-together. But have you thought about which tunes to play if you’re the one throwing the party? With the HEOS hi-fi wireless sound system, these go-to tracks are sure to put everyone in great spirits as they hear every note throughout and around your home.

Sun's Out, Rock Out: The Only Playlist You Need This Summer

Sun's Out, Rock Out: The Only Playlist You Need This Summer

Whether you're going on a trip or planning a staycation, summer is the perfect time to kick back with your friends and have a good time. Barbecues, pool parties and backyard bashes are the order of the day, and those get-togethers need a rocking soundtrack to get the party started and keep it going all night long.

Create a Cinema-Quality Home Theater Without Getting Tangled in Wires

Create a Cinema-Quality Home Theater Without Getting Tangled in Wires

Movie lovers may feel like they need to choose between form and function when putting together their home theater speaker system, opting for either a clean, compact setup or robust, high-performance component speakers.

Designing a Home Theater System for a Rainy Day

Designing a Home Theater System for a Rainy Day

Summer's finally here, which means you can shake off those winter doldrums and enjoy the sunshine. However, the weather doesn't always cooperate with your best-laid plans, and heavy rain can derail planned outings to the ballpark, campsite, beach or amusement park. When bad weather rears its head, you need a fallback option.

Pair HiFi Soundbars with HDTVs for the Perfect Viewing Experience

Pair HiFi Soundbars with HDTVs for the Perfect Viewing Experience

Thanks to the widespread availability of high-definition televisions, it's never been easier to recreate the movie theater experience at home — at least on the visual front. While the latest HDTVs offer top-of-the-line visuals and crystal clear displays, they come up short when it comes to audio.

Give Your High School Grad the Gift of a Wireless Speaker

Give Your High School Grad the Gift of a Wireless Speaker

Spring is in the air, which means graduation season is just around the corner. As the nation's high school seniors get fitted for caps and gowns, their loved ones will rack their brains trying to come up with the perfect graduation gift. Rather than fall back on stale old standbys like jewelry, fancy gold-plated pens or an engraved metallic coffee mug — yes, that's a thing — consider giving a gift the high school grad in your life will actually use.

Maximize your HEOS-enabled system with Alexa

Maximize your HEOS-enabled system with Alexa

The voice-controlled home used to be relegated to sci-fi movies and speculative visions of futuristic societies, but thanks to smart technology like Amazon's Alexa virtual assistant, it's a reality of today.

3 Tips for Setting Up Your Outdoor Wireless Speaker System

3 Tips for Setting Up Your Outdoor Wireless Speaker System

College basketball's crowned a champion, Major League Baseball's opening day weekend has come and gone, and both the NBA and NHL seasons are winding down - which can only mean one thing: Spring has finally sprung. As the weather gets warmer, music lovers have more opportunities to listen to their favorite albums while lounging out back on their patio or porch.

Party Harder With These 3 HEOS Wireless Sound System Tips

Party Harder With These 3 HEOS Wireless Sound System Tips

Everyone knows music makes the party. Whether you're throwing a refined soiree, laid-back cocktail party or full-on rager, music sets the tone. When entertaining guests, you don't want to limit the festivities to one or two rooms. That's why a wireless music speaker is a must-have item for any serious host or hostess.

The Listening Benefits of Mobile Music Streaming

The Listening Benefits of Mobile Music Streaming

Digital or physical media? Since the release of the very first MP3 player, the debate has raged on among music fans, with each side making strong arguments in support of their preferred platform.

3 Music Tips and Tricks to Get the Most From Your Alexa Device

3 Music Tips and Tricks to Get the Most From Your Alexa Device

Voice recognition devices — especially Amazon Alexa— give you more control over your music than ever before. Whether you want to skip a track, stream music from a specific artist or control the music volume, voice commands make it a breeze to play what you want, when you want.

Wireless 5.1 Surround Systems: Where Quality Meets Convenience

Wireless 5.1 Surround Systems: Where Quality Meets Convenience

It's truly the golden age of home entertainment for music and film lovers alike. Today's home theater systems provide incredible sound quality capable of creating lush sonic landscapes and immersive experiences.

A Film Lover's Guide to Voice Recognition Devices

A Film Lover's Guide to Voice Recognition Devices

If you spend a lot of time listening to music over streaming services like Spotify, Pandora or Amazon Music, chances are you're familiar with the hands-free playback that voice recognition software supports. Virtual assistants like Amazon Alexa enable people to control various home devices purely with voice commands.

CES 2018: HEOS Takes Center Stage in Two World’s First Flagship Products

CES 2018: HEOS Takes Center Stage in Two World’s First Flagship Products

Those with their finger on the pulse of technology have either attended the annual Consumer Electronics Showcase or followed along online. At this year’s show, the conference floor was teeming with new gadgets featuring a trend that shows no sign of losing steam — voice automation.

How to Pick the Best Wireless Speakers for any Room in the House

How to Pick the Best Wireless Speakers for any Room in the House

Your music listening experience doesn't need to be confined to any one room. Wireless multi-room audio systems let you enjoy your favorite artists, albums and songs from anywhere in the house. You can listen while relaxing in the den, cooking dinner in the kitchen or hosting guests on the back patio.

Voice Recognition Takes Your Audio Experience to the Next Level

Voice Recognition Takes Your Audio Experience to the Next Level

Audiophiles are constantly looking for a seamless music listening experience, but it often feels like there are too many steps to get your music ready to play. Whether it's needing to flip over an LP, click over to the right playlist in iTunes or jump to a specific Pandora station, there's always been a manual element to playing your music. By pairing voice recognition devices like Amazon's Alexa with multi-room wireless speakers from HEOS, however, you can finally get that seamless, hands-free listening experience from any location in your house.

3 Ways to Optimize Wi-Fi for Your Wireless Multi-Room Audio System

3 Ways to Optimize Wi-Fi for Your Wireless Multi-Room Audio System

Thanks to wireless speakers and stereo systems, audiophiles can listen to their favorite music in any room throughout the house. The only thing standing in the way of seamless music playback is the strength of your Wi-Fi signal.

How a Wireless Multi-room Audio System Measures Up to Component Audio

How a Wireless Multi-room Audio System Measures Up to Component Audio

If you've ever thrown a party at home or just missed your favorite part of a song because you briefly had to leave your main listening room, you've probably thought about investing in a wireless multi-room audio system. With the right setup, you can enjoy music all day across several different rooms. While many music enthusiasts still opt for a wired component audio system, there are a number of advantages to cutting the cords.

No More Tangles: 3 Cord Management Hacks You Need to Know

No More Tangles: 3 Cord Management Hacks You Need to Know

No matter how advanced your home stereo system is or how much money you've invested in the latest high-quality speakers, one thing’s for certain: Messy cord tangles don’t have to be part of the equation. Cord tangles can quickly become the bane of any audiophile’s existence, cluttering the homes and distracting from an impressive sound system. So, take a look at our three cord management hacks to handle those tangles in a hurry.

Treat Dads and Grads to the Ultimate Sound Experience

Treat Dads and Grads to the Ultimate Sound Experience

With graduation season in full swing and Father’s Day just around the corner, it’s time to celebrate cap-and-gown-clad grads and the real-life superdads who prove not all heroes wear capes. And here at HEOS, we’ve found the perfect gifts to make dads and grads feel extra-special this year.

4 HEOS Questions, Answered.

4 HEOS Questions, Answered.

Have questions about HEOS speakers and their performance? We’re here to answer them.

12 Must-Feel Moments of CEDIA 2015

12 Must-Feel Moments of CEDIA 2015

We’re still reliving the fun we had at last year’s CEDIA Expo and lusting over some of the gadgets we saw. So, with CEDIA 2015 just around the corner, our excitement is again at its peak.

Get Schooled in HEOS Sound

Get Schooled in HEOS Sound

Are you ready to have a little music history dropped on you? With the music industry and sound technology always in flux, we wanted to dip into what changes have happened in the past and how Denon, the company that makes HEOS, has been able to ride the waves of change – while never letting the experience of our products waver.

Listen Up: HEOS 1 is Coming Soon

Listen Up: HEOS 1 is Coming Soon

Summer 2015 is just about here and so is the newest addition to the Denon HEOS series – the HEOS 1. Just in time to enjoy the summer sun, we’re releasing our most affordable – and portable – product to date!

Plug into HEOS. Get lots out of it.

Plug into HEOS. Get lots out of it.

“The HEOS system is simply terrific, and terrifically simple.” - Sound & Vision

Speaker Setup Scenarios: Custom Install vs DIY

Speaker Setup Scenarios: Custom Install vs DIY

If you’re not sure if you'd like to DIY your HEOS speaker set up or hire a custom installer, read on and see the two installation options that are available for you based on your personality.

The Battle to the Song Queue

The Battle to the Song Queue

While allowing your guests to help you build a playlist can be totally amazing - there are also hiccups along the way. Read on to see how you can equip yourself to always win the battle to the (music) queue.

Sound Check: Best Configurations for your HEOS speakers

Sound Check: Best Configurations for your HEOS speakers

The options of where to place speakers in your home may seem endless and overwhelming, but we’re here to break it down for you. It boils down to this: deciding where you place your speakers is all about what type of sound you want to get out of them.

Attention, recovering mix-tape addicts: This one’s for you.

Attention, recovering mix-tape addicts: This one’s for you.

​Remember when the ultimate measure of your love, friendship or utter coolness was the mix tape? This now-extinct medium was the canvas for so much of our youthful self-expression. And guess what? It’s back (kind of) – just in time for the holidays - and it’s definitely cooler.​

Life AH: After HEOS

Life AH: After HEOS

Don’t open your newly purchased HEOS box lightly, friend. Know that you now hold in your hands the power to transform your home, your relationships, your music and your parties. Read on and discover how Life After HEOS is amazing.

Here’s one for the Audiophiles

Here’s one for the Audiophiles

Delivering unadulterated sound quality into your own home is exactly why the HEOS speakers were created. When you add a HEOS speaker to your home, you’re not merely getting a little box that pumps out playlists. Instead, you’re adding a sound stage to your home. What causes a HEOS speaker to sound so amazing? Read on to find out.

8 Things That are Harder Than Setting up HEOS Speakers.

8 Things That are Harder Than Setting up HEOS Speakers.

HEOS speakers are unbelievably easy to set up. Need more convincing? We’ve compiled a list of things that are way, way, harder – and require much more brain power - than setting up and using HEOS speakers.

Introducing: HEOS Amp & Link

Introducing: HEOS Amp & Link

To help both audiophiles and the less-technically-savvy alike understand the two newest additions to the HEOS by Denon product line, we interviewed our resident audiophile…and also decoded his responses, just in case you’re not quite on the same level.

That’s a Wrap on CEDIA 2014

That’s a Wrap on CEDIA 2014

Just about a week ago, technophiles and AVTweeps alike were in Denver just itching to get inside CEDIA 2014. Of course, HEOS was in the house showing off all of our newest features and products! Check out all the details.

HEOS Is In The House

HEOS Is In The House

…or will be, on September 11th – 13th at this year’s Custom Electronic Design & Installation Association (CEDIA) Expo in Denver, CO. Read more about the event and visit us at booth #636.

There’s something amazing about HEOS

There’s something amazing about HEOS

With so many phenomenal qualities and features, it’s no wonder people – even celebrities - are overcome with amazement when they plug in and play a HEOS speaker. Easy to use, thrillingly pristine sound, and that App—who wouldn’t be overwhelmed?

HEOS Got Back!

HEOS Got Back!

HEOS by Denon is a wireless multi-room sound system that contains a USB port, an AUX input, and an Ethernet jack, allowing for you to listen to quality sounding music in any room of your home.

The Vibe of the HEOS Blog

The Vibe of the HEOS Blog

HEOS and the Vibe blog is a celebration of the love of music, of sound and of the vibe any song can create. Read on to learn more about HEOS speakers.