Why Room Acoustics is Very, Very Important: Part 3

This is the final part of our Why Room Acoustics is Very, Very Important article series. In the previous part, we covered what traits make a room ideal for listening. In this final part, we’ll discuss what changes you can make if your room doesn’t sound good. Reflections and Dampening In the first part of…

Why Room Acoustics is Very, Very Important: Part 2

In the last part of this discussion, we covered why we want a good room to listen in. In this part, we’ll jump into how we get a good room to listen in. We’ll talk about desirable traits for a room, and why these traits are so sought-after. The Ideal Listening Room The subject of…

Why Room Acoustics is Very, Very Important: Part 1

Whether you’re listening to music, watching a film or television programme, or playing a video game, a good audio setup is important. Where high quality sound is the goal, an unfortunate amount of times, the acoustics of the room is ignored. This short series of articles aims to help you figure out what makes your…

The rise of voice control

These days it seems impossible to go anywhere without encountering technology with voice control embedded in it. It’s in our phones and tablets, on our laptops, in our cars and now in our speakers. Banks are allowing you to make payments by voice , and even law enforcement agencies using recordings made by them to…

What is Surround Sound

Basics If you’ve ever experienced a surround sound system when watching a film or playing a video game you know how amazing they can be. They are often labelled 5.1 or 7.1, depending on how many speakers and channels in the system. 5.1 5.1 is comprised of six channels, each with their own mono speaker….

The Oldest Audiophile Argument

The question of “which is better, Analogue audio or Digital audio?”, is an old one, and one that has been argued about for years. Analogue audio is old and loved by many in the audio enthusiast world. Digital audio, on the other hand, is new and fangled, and sometimes frowned upon by the older audiophile…

Integrating audio technology at home

One of my biggest concerns when I want to buy a new piece of audio technology for home is the fact that I will have loads of cables around it. As a lover of contemporary style, I really want a home where everything flows and I feel comfortable. From my point of view, one of…

The evolution of the Bayan speakers

Bayan Audio has been in the industry since 2007, first known as Radiopaq, and then as Bayan Audio. We have designed different speakers that suit multiple tastes and uses. Specialists in wireless sound, we always aim to find the perfect sound in every speaker. One of our first designs as Bayan Audio was the Bayan…

Audio in Virtual Reality

As I’m sure you know, Virtual Reality, or VR, is becoming more and more relevant in today’s media. As the technology improves and the price tag shrinks, we should expect the idea of putting on a headset and immersing ourselves in a virtual world to become less ‘science fiction’, and more ‘science fact’. At Bayan,…

What is multi-room?

If you are at home and you are able to control your music playing in one or many rooms at the same time from a smartphone or tablet, you’ve got a multi-room system. To be able to enjoy the sound of a multi-room system at home, you will need to have multi-room speakers. They will…

3 tips to make the most out of your SilverPoint speakers

Whether you are the proud owner of some SilverPoint multi-room speakers, or are entertaining the idea of grabbing yourself some, it’s always a good idea to know exactly what you’re working with. Here’s a quick rundown of how to get the absolute best experience out of the SilverPoint range and the clever little companion app,…