Form and Function
Kensington Home Technology designs, supplies and installs complete home automation, control and entertainment systems enabling home owners to select top quality audio visual technology such as home cinema and multi-room sound systems whilst enjoying heating, lighting, blind and curtain control and security at the flick of a switch.
The intelligent home can combine many different technologies: lighting, security and heating control can all be integrated into a single control system, making your home more cost effective by being energy efficient.
We provide a design, installation and project management service during your project and an after sales care and maintenance package to ensure your continue to enjoy your system and keep it up to date in the future.
Please contact us to arrange a time when you can come and see our demonstration room on Kensington High Street, London W8.
Apple Computer have announced new Apple TV, iPad Pro and iPhone 6s.
Finally after numerous rumors and a long wait, Apple have updated the Apple TV. This is a bit bigger than the exisiting model and is now controlled with both voice and touch, using the new remote.
The remote has a glass touch surface, allowing you to make swiping gestures to control it, and a microphone to enable Siri based voice control.
Missed a line of dialogue in a movie? Simple, press the Siri button and say:
"What did she say?"
The Apple TV will backup 15 seconds, replay the scene and add subtitles.
The App Store will have Apps available, just like the ones for iPad and iPhone. You can even start using an App on your iPad and then switch to the Apple TV, for a full screen experience.
Available at the end of October, the Apple TV will be on sale as either 32Gb or 64Gb for $149 or $199 (no UK pricing available yet).
iPhone 6s and 6s proUp to 70% faster and available in more colours, iPhone has just got better once again! It even has a new camera which will ecord 4K video and 12MP photographs.
iPad ProThis a new 12.9" design. It is available with a Smart Keyboard which doubles as a cover when not in use and the new Apple Pencil for the more creative types! Similar in size to the screen on a Mac Book Air,
Together for Cinema is a charity which wwas launched in 2009, with the aim of completing 25 cinema installations in children's hospices, by 2020. Six years on, they are well on there way, having completed 13. 2 of these have been done by Kensington Home Technology and a third is about to start at Naomi House, Winchester.
In the Spring edition of Cedia Communicates, the trade mangazine for the AV industry, Ian Morrish founder of Together for Cinema, provides an update on the charity. You can read the full article by clicking here.
In 2014, Kensington Home Technology completed a Cinema for the Helen and Douglas Children's hospice in Oxford. Not only is this a fabulous facility for them, but it was all donated free of charge, through a combination of labour and experteese from Kensington and the equipment from a range of manufacturers and suppliers, including Crestron, Velodyne, Kaleidescape, Epson, Monitor Audio and Humax.
For the full story, please see the article in CE-Pro magazine.
Loewe, the prestigeous German TV manufacturer have their new UHD 4K ranges of TVs for sale and demonstration at our Kensington High Street showroom.
The current models are :
Art 40" and 55" with a 48" coming in May
Connect 40" and 55" with a 48" coming in May
The new Reference range will be coming in June.
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