Scott WilkinsonFreelance contributor, TechHive

Scott has written about audio and video technology for 30 years in a wide variety of publications. As a professional musician, he can be heard on the soundtracks of Gladiator, Myst, and other movies and video games.

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McIntosh RS200 wireless speaker review: Congested sound mars the performance of this high-end behemoth

It's humongous, heavy, and very expensive with a good feature set and exceptional build quality, but its audio performance falls short.

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Beyerdynamic Xelento Wireless in-ear headphone review: Audiophile-worthy sound, luxury-goods price tag

In addition to superb sound, Beyerdynamic's Xelento Wireless in-ear monitor offers exceptional build quality and an app that tailors the EQ to your specific hearing profile.

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LG 88ZN 88-inch 8K OLED calibration results

This slideshow is a companion piece to our in-depth review of the LG 88ZN OLED smart TV.

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LG 88Z9 8K OLED TV review: If you've got the cash, this stunning TV delivers the goods

This monster-sized 8K OLED (88 inches measured diagonally) comes to market with a price tag much lower than was rumored, but it will still set you back about $30,000.

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CEDIA Expo 2019: There was a lot to see and hear at the annual confab for custom-installation professionals

Major trends included projectors designed to replace TVs, direct-view LED screens, 8K, and more affordable high-end audio.

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Urbanears Rålis Bluetooth speaker review: Rich, smooth sound emanates from this big, heavy speaker

This portable Bluetooth speaker consistently sounds good from any direction.

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Audeara A-01 headphone review: These ANC cans promise to compensate for your hearing deficits

It's a brilliant idea, and the tech that makes it possible works fairly well, at least when ANC is turned on.

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Eyes on Sony’s CLED (Crystal LED) display technology: Samsung isn’t the only player in the Micro LED game

Sony's Crystal LED video-wall technology looks astounding, far better than any conventional commercial-cinema or home-based display I've ever seen.

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Klipsch Groove Bluetooth speaker review: Long battery life doesn't compensate for poor sound quality

Small though it is, this portable, battery-powered Bluetooth speaker packs in surprisingly big sound. Unfortunately, that sound was quite closed in and congested on virtually every track we listened to.

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Denon AH-D9200 headphone review: Superb sound quality in a luxurious, closed-back, over-ear headphone

The build quality is exceptional, and it's super comfortable, which befits its high price tag.

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Aerosmith: Deuces Are Wild: A behind-the-scenes look at the advanced audio technology in a unique live show

An in-depth look at one of the first THX Certified concert venues that enables Aerosmith to deliver live, immersive rock-and-roll performances.

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LG SL8YG soundbar review: Generally excellent sound quality, though only in certain circumstances

This soundbar has some significant limitations, especially for such a high price.

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Bluesound Pulse Flex 2i review: This well-built wireless speaker delivers an underwhelming audio performance

Don't be fooled by the distinguished parentage. This pricey Bluetooth speaker from Bluesound has great features, but its sound is a disappointment.

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Judges named the best high-end TV at the Value Electronics TV Shootout during CE Week 2019

The 15th annual faceoff between flagship TVs from LG, Samsung, and Sony revealed that picture quality continues to improve while performance differences continue to dwindle.

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KEF LSX review: These small but mighty wireless speakers deliver sound quality way above their size class

They're expensive, but you get what you pay for; in this case, exquisite sound in a compact package. And now they support AirPlay 2 as well.