Archive for Onkyo

Onkyo UWF-1 Wireless USB Adapter

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on July 31st, 2011

The new Onkyo UWF-1 wireless USB adapter helps you to remove unwanted cables from your life. It’s compatible only with Onkyo 2011 network receivers (the TX-NRxx9, HT-RC3XX, or later), TX-8050 network stereo receiver, and does not connect directly with computers.

The Onkyo UWF-1 also delivers an IEEE 802.11b/g/n connection so you can access music on a home network It will cost you just $49.97. Less wires is always a good thing.

Onkyo TX-NA809 High Quality AV Amplifier

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on June 3rd, 2011

The Onkyo TX-NA809 is a 7.1-channel AV amplifier that features the Vida VHD1900 HQV video processor and Wide Range Amplifier Technology. It is compatible with a wide variety of music formats and has support for “radiko.jp”, which gives you interruption-free radio reception.

The company also provides the Onkyo Remote app for iPhone and iPod touch owners if you want to control it from a distance. The Onkyo TX-NA809 will hit Japan on September 6th for $2,041.

Onkyo TX-NR1009 Nine-Channel Home Theater Receiver

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on June 2nd, 2011

Onkyo has introduced the world’s first home theater receiver to feature DTS Neo:X multidimensional audio technology. Now that sounds like it will shoot you through the next dimension, but it just means that you get a highly realistic sound experience. This technology allows you to use up to nine speakers, creating a lifelike 3-D soundscape.

The TX-NR1009 is a THX Select2 Plus-certified home theater receiver that also features several audio and video upgrades like Marvell Qdeo and IDT’s HQV Vida video upscaling and processing circuits, and Audyssey’s MultEQ XT audio room correction. The Onkyo TX-NR1009 will be available this month for $1,399.

Onkyo X-U1 Micro Hi-Fi System

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on May 12th, 2011

Onkyo has announced the X-U1 Micro Hi-Fi system in Japan. This system is priced at 35,000 Yen and for your money the music player features a CD player, an FM tuner, a pair of speakers (15W x 2ch output) and of course a USB port.

Other features include an iPod/iPhone/iPad cradle and a remote controller, so you can control the Onkyo X-U1 from anywhere you want. The X-U1 is also compatible with MP3 files. It has your music needs covered.

Onkyo To Release Two Windows 7 Tablets In Japan

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on April 28th, 2011

Onkyo has announced that they are ready to launch a pair of new business-minded Windows 7 tablets in Japan next month. There’s the 11.6-inch 1366 x 728 TW317A7PH and the 10.1-inch 1024 x 600 TW117A7PH. Both come packing in a 1.66GHz Intel Atom N450 CPU, 2GB of RAM, WI-Fi, Bluetooth and the Microsoft Windows 7 Business OS.

The 11.6-inch model boasts 32GB of hard disk drive, while the 10.1-inch model has a 160GB hard disk drive. No word on pricing just yet, but when we hear more we will let you know.

Onkyo HT-S9400THX Premium Home Theater System

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on April 12th, 2011

Onkyo has announced a new premium home theater system, the HT-S9400THX. This 7.1-channel HT-S9400THX is THX-certified and includes THX approved speakers so you can hear every big bang and every little detail of audio.

You get high-performance 41-inch high front speakers and a high quality subwoofer. The subwoofer is said to deliver amazing low-end for all of your music, movies, and games. A front-panel USB input in front lets you access media from other sources. Amazon is selling the Onkyo HT-S9400THX for $1,099.

Onkyo 3G Windows 7 tablet for Japan

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on November 17th, 2010

Onkyo has announced a new Windows 7 tablet with KDDI 3G onboard. The 11.6-inch TW317A7 tablet (basically a rebranding of the ExoPC Slate) features an 1.66 GHz Intel Atom N450 CPU, 2GB of RAM, a 32GB SSD, Bluetooth and WiFi connectivity, a 1.3 megapixel webcam, card reader, two USB 2.0 ports, and stereo speakers.

The 11.6-inch multitouch display has a 1366 x 768 resolution, and features Onkyo’s new custom ExTOUCH software which is designed to enhance finger input in the OS and boasts a dedicated app launcher. You can expect the TW317A7 to be available in Japan this week for an unknown price.

Onkyo DE715 All-In-One Desktop with built-in iPod/iPhone Dock

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on November 11th, 2010

Onkyo’s latest all-in-one desktop PC for the Japanese market comes with something extra, a built-in iPod/iPhone dock. This model is called the DE715 and features a 23-inch 1920 x 1080 display, along with a 3.06GHz Intel Core i3-540 processor.

Some other features include a 1GB NVIDIA GeForce GT 330M graphics card, 4GB RAM, a 320GB hard drive, a 1.3-megapixel webcam, a Blu-ray drive, multi-format card reader, a TV tuner, WiFi, an HDMI port and Windows 7 Home Premium runs the show.

Onkyo DT615-FF Final Fantasy-ready Desktop PC

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on October 31st, 2010

Onkyo has launched the DT615-FF Final Fantasy-ready desktop PC in Japan. It is FF ready because this computer meets the hardware requirements that provide the best user experience possible when playing Final Fantasy Online (XIV).

The Onkyo DT615-FF features an Intel Core i7-870 processor, 4GB of RAM (up to 16GB), a 5400rpm 1TB HDD, a Blu-ray disc burner, an nVidia GeForce GTX460 with 768GB of VRAM and a 500W Power Supply Unit. The Onkyo DT615-FF with a 21.5-inch Full HD LED-backlight monitor is priced at 149,800 Yen ($1,863).

Onkyo Tablet TW317 now available

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on October 3rd, 2010

Good news if you were looking for one of Onkyo’s new tablets. GeekStuff4U has started taking pre-orders for the Onkyo Tablet TW317.

The tablet sports a 11.6-inch display so you can enjoy high definition video and his Windows 7-powered tablet also has a webcam, Wi-Fi and Bluetooth. There are also two USB 2.0 ports, an SD/SDHC/SDXC card slot, a stereo mini jack port and an HDMI mini output.

Onkyo whips out RC260 and RC270 home theater receivers

Posted in Onkyo by Shane McGlaun on August 16th, 2010

Home theater fans have a new reason to be excited today as Onkyo adds a pair of new AV receivers to its already impressive line. The two new receivers are said to be mid-range offerings for the Onkyo line, which means they are still rather expensive by some standards.

The new parts include the RC270 and the RC260 receivers. Both of the receivers support 3D with HDMI 1.4a and 7.2 -channel surround sound. Supported codecs include Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio. The receivers also have Audyssey DSX and Dolby Pro Logic IIz.

Onkyo E713A9B All-in-one PC with iPod dock

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on May 24th, 2010

Onkyo has announced their new all-in-one desktop PC with integrated iPod dock. The Onkyo E713A9B is powered by an Intel Core i5-650 processor running at 3.20GHz, with 4GB of RAM (upgradable up to 8GB), a 1TB hard disk drive and a large 23-inch LCD screen with Full HD resolution (1920 x 1080).

The multimedia all-in-one PC features a Blu-ray drive, DTS Premium Suite Audio Codec, 5-watt speakers, a 1.3MP webcam, a digital TV tuner and an SDXC memory card slot.

New Onkyo C4 netbooks are all about TV and radio

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on January 21st, 2010

Do you love TV and radio? Want them in your netbook? Of course you do. Onkyo is launching some new netbooks that feature an AM/FM tuner and a digital terrestrial tuner card for receiving digital TV. The C411A6 has a miniB-CAS system so you can connect cable or an external antenna to the F-type connector for TV viewing. There’s also a recording feature using “PureSpace”.

The C411A5 has a miniPCI chip with an AM / FM radio tuner built-in. You can record your favorite shows with this one too. The PureSpace app sends signals directly to the “PDAP (Pure Direct Audio Path)” so don’t worry about alerts not being heard.

Onkyo DX dual-screen laptop

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on December 10th, 2009

Onkyo DX dual-screen laptopIf this looks familiar it’s because it’s pretty much the same as the Japanese Kohjinsha DZ-series dual-display laptop we’ve already seen. But Onkyo’s DX gives you a pair of 10.1-inch 1,366 × 768 pixel LCD displays.

It features the same 1.6GHz Athlon Neo MV-40 CPU, ATI Radeon HD 3200 graphics, 802.11n WiFi, Bluetooth 2.1 + EDR, and 3x USB jacks, with 2GB of memory expandable to 4GB, a 320GB 5,400rpm disk, Gigabit Ethernet, and 32-bit Windows 7 Home Premium.

Onkyo P305A3 NVIDIA Ion Nettop PC

Posted in Onkyo by Conner Flynn on October 19th, 2009

Onkyo P305A3 NVIDIA Ion Nettop PCOnkyo is offering a new nettop PC with the launch of the Onkyo P305A3, which features NVIDIA’s Ion platform. Under the hood, the Onkyo P305A3 comes with a 1.6GHx Intel Atom N230 processor, NVIDIA’s Ion chipset, a GeForce 9400M graphics card and 2GB of RAM.

Some other specifications include a 160GB hard drive, slot loading DVD burner, a 5-in-1 card reader, built in WiFi, four USB 2.0 ports, eSATA and HDMI. The Onkyo P305A3 NVIDIA Ion Nettop PC will run Windows 7 Home Premium, and will go on sale in Japan for a stunning $771.