New: GeffenTV tames your TV’s wild volume swings

Yardena Arar
11 January, 2010
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Do you find yourself frequently grabbing your remote in order to cope with sudden increases in median volume (which happens all too often with certain ads)? Gefen, which makes a variety of connectivity boxes and gadgets, is introducing what it bills as a remedy to this extremely annoying problem.

The GefenTV Auto Volume Stabilizer connects to your audio source and speakers (or receiver or flat panel display) via either standard L/R stereo or digital (TOSlink or S/PDIF) inputs and outputs; you use its built-in selector to specify which audio to stabilise). The device also supports Dolby encoded formats for movies and other programs that use them.

The device is due next month for $US200 ($A225). An HDMI version is due later this year.

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