Hegel TV remote functionality

Posted by Neil Gelowitz on 7/12/2024 to Audio Tips
Hegel TV remote functionality

For newer Hegel integrated amplifiers with the OLED display, they have the capability to be controlled by your TV remote for most major brands including Samsung, Sony, LG and Phillips. This makes it simple for both you and your family to utilize the stereo’s superior sound for watching TV with the simplicity of using the TV remote. First, make sure you update to the latest firmware. Find out how. Then, watch this video from Hegel and follow the instructions.

No Ethernet, no problem!

Posted by Neil Gelowitz on 7/28/2023 to Audio Tips
No Ethernet, no problem!
For Bel Canto Stream/e1X/EX/Black components, there's a great solution if you don't have an Ethernet connection near your audio system. The EDUP AC600 wireless USB adapter or equivalent can be used via the back USB-A connection on these Bel Canto components to allow for flawless streaming with no sound quality degradation. Don't let the lack of Ethernet availability near your system hamper your desires for Bel Canto products. We have you covered. Ask us for details!

Late night TV watching with headphones

Posted by Neil Gelowitz on 1/7/2023 to Audio Tips
Late night TV watching with headphones
Late night movie or TV watching? First, pair the iFi Go Blu via Bluetooth to your TV. Then with the Meze 99 Classics closed headphones, enjoy superior full sound while not disturbing others. The Meze 99 Classics with Meze's introductory Balanced Headphone Upgrade Cable and the iFi Go Blu is a synergistic combo. The iFi provides all the highest quality Bluetooth codecs and has a 4.4mm balanced output to match perfectly with the Meze combo. You're not tethered with a cord to your TV and the iFi provides plenty of power for the headphones and a slick volume control!

No Ethernet available? Try this.

Posted by Neil Gelowitz on 2/2/2020 to Audio Tips
No Ethernet available? Try this.
With streaming audio, network connectivity is a must. But, many streaming devices are Ethernet only. So, how do you get a connection if running an Ethernet cable is just not feasible?

Speaker Alignment

Posted by Neil Gelowitz on 12/9/2019 to Audio Tips
Speaker Alignment
Meticulous speaker alignment using the Kralk Audio Kalsu laser speaker setup. Proper speaker setup has always been very important to us at Everest Audio and this system makes it much easier and very precise.
The Kralk Audio KALSU (Kralk Audio Laser Set-Up) is a laser set up device to level and position your speakers for optimum performance in minutes. This is the new tool we now use to take our speaker alignment to another level.