SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. – October 17, 2013 – THX Ltd. today announced that the Audio Engineering Society (AES) has awarded Laurie Fincham the organization’s Silver Medal for his “sustained series of significant contributions to electro-acoustics and signal processing in the area of domestic sound reproduction”.
Established in 1971, and formerly known as the Emile Berliner Award, [...]
THX and its Certified Partners Help To Drive Awareness and Educate Retailers on the Meaning of THX Certification.
DENVER (CEDIA) – September 25, 2013 – THX Ltd. today announced its new THX® Retailer Program, which recognizes premier resellers of THX Certified products who demonstrate an understanding of THX’s philosophy and the value of its certification. As [...]
THX tune-up™ is Available Free for One Week Worldwide, then Will be Offered at $1.99 in Select Countries
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. – January 29, 2013 – THX Ltd. today announced its first mobile app, THX tune-up™, which is now available in the iTunes App Store. THX tune-up is an easy-to-use, interactive app that lets the general [...]
LAS VEGAS (CES 2013 – Renaissance Hospitality Suites #530 and #539) – January 8, 2013 – THX Ltd. today announced its THX® 4K Certification program, which features newly developed tests and parameters to ensure that the latest 4K HD televisions are able to present content in full Ultra High-Definition (Ultra HD) resolution with image clarity far superior to that of conventional HDTVs.
SAN RAFAEL, CA. – December 6, 2012 – THX Ltd. today announced official dates and times for its annual THX Certified Home Theater education classes for installers, retailers and enthusiasts at CES 2013. THX will offer its training courses on January 11-13, 2013, directly following the show at the Las Vegas Convention Center, and Circus Circus Hotel and Casino.
THX Partners with HomeTheaterReview.com to make Instructional Video Series Widely Available
SAN RAFAEL, CA – November 29, 2012 – THX Ltd. today announced a multi-part video series of short educational tutorials that will be syndicated periodically by HomeTheaterReview.com and will address various issues consumers face when setting up a new or expanded home theater. [...]
BERLIN, Sep 04, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) – THX Ltd. today announced its partnership with Sontia® – the company that introduced the groundbreaking audiophile-grade Stable Phase audio Technology family (SPT) – to bring spectacular audio performance to consumers at all price points and across a more comprehensive set of audio and speaker products than what exists today.
LAS VEGAS (Cinemacon 2012 – Booth # 2619) – April 24, 2012 – THX Ltd. today announced five new THX Certified facilities and THX Approved equipment that meet or exceed THX unique and rigorous standards for delivering a world-class cinematic experience: Basecamp Films, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (in progress); Chinese Theatres, Hollywood, CA; James Cameron’s Lightstorm Entertainment MBS Media Campus, Manhattan Beach, CA (in progress); Meyer Sound, Berkeley, CA; and SonicPool, Hollywood, CA.
SAN RAFAEL, Calif. – April 16, 2012 – THX Ltd. today announced its “Where in the World is Tex?” international online photo contest will begin in one week on April 23, 2012. THX encourages fans from around the world to capture and upload their best photo of THX’s mascot, Tex, in and around local THX Certified Cinemas or well-known city landmarks near these cinemas, and share them on the THX Facebook Page. Images with Tex will earn fans a chance to win a number of incredible prizes, including one year’s worth of movie tickets (24 tickets total), cinema gift certificates, the Star Wars: The Complete Saga Blu-ray Box Set and a variety of THX branded items.
LAS VEGAS (NAB 2012 – SL14407) – April 16, 2012 – THX Ltd. today announced a new component to its THX cineSpaceTM Color Management Suite, the de facto standard in film and television post-production for achieving color accuracy and consistency through display calibration and profiling. THX cineCubeTM HD is specifically designed to emulate the ITU-Rec. 709 (HD video color standard) color space for facilities specializing in television commercials, music videos, corporate videos and television programs.