S&I welcomes the Control4 Smart Home.

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Control Your Home and Everything in it from Anywhere, Anytime at one Touch. Sound & Image gives you an overview of what Control4 is all about!

From homes small to large, new and old, Control4 delivers power and performance on one platform that coordinates the technology in your house into complete, brilliant experiences—interactions that fit your lifestyle and are easy for your family to enjoy. With one touch, dim the lights, stream high-resolution music, turn up the heat, lock the doors and arm the security system. Or, check in on your home no matter where you are. It’s a smarter living experience that you’ll wonder how you ever lived without.


HOME THEATre

A high-end home theatre experience is more than just a nice TV with surround sound. With a home theatre system from Control4, you’ll be the envy of every movie theatre goer in town. Turn the lights off, turn on the surround sound and start the movie all with the touch of a button.

WHOLE-HOME AUDIO


Fill your entire home with music or listen to a specific playlist in just one room. Display bold, beautiful cover art on your smartphone, touch screen or TV.


LIGHTING


Create lighting scenes to set the perfect mood, whether you are entertaining or just cooking family dinner, our smart lighting.ll be sure to create the right atmosphere.

CLIMATE


Forget about ever touching that thermostat again, in fact, forget about the thermostat all together. With our automated climate control, your thermostat is anywhere you are. Curb your monthly bills and ease your eco-conscience. Advanced temperature control is a simple and affordable addition to any home with Control4.

YOUR HOME AT YOUR FINGERTIPS


Control every aspect of your house from wherever you are, using your smartphone, tablet, PC, touch screen, remote or keypad. Control4 has a consistent, easy-to-use interface that ensures that controlling your home will be effortless, despite the complexity that goes on behind the scenes.

SECURITY



Take comfort in knowing that your home and family are safe with added security solutions from Control4. Smart locks can notify you of daily ins-and-outs, scheduled lighting can fluctuate at alternating times, security cameras are accessible from your smartphone, audio and lighting can be incorporated into your alarm system, and the list goes on.

With one touch, dim the lights, play music, turn up the heat, lock the doors and arm the security system. Check in on your home from your smartphone, no matter where you are. Press a “Goodnight” button that will put your house to sleep, turning off all lights and locking all doors. With Control4, your options are virtually limitless.

While there are many smart products available today, it isn't until these devices work together in orchestration, that you experience the magic of a smart home.

Control4 is the way forward – pop in to one of our Sound & Image stores and we will show you how to make your home ‘smarter’. It’s a smarter living experience that you’ll wonder how you ever lived without.



The New Silver Series: Coming Soon to a S&I near you!

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Combining fabulous sound and elegant design, Monitor Audio’s Silver Series reaches new levels of audio excellence. Perfect for two-channel hi-fi and home theatre, the high-performance range caters for every need.

Revered by audiophiles around the globe, Monitor Audio’s award-winning Silver Series enters its sixth generation with a host of new features to make it the best-performing ever.

Sit back and prepare to enjoy this fabulous combination of engineering excellence and fabulous design whatever your hi-fi or home theatre loudspeaker requirements. Choose from stand-mount, floorstanders, centre channel, surround and subwoofer designs to create your perfect home system.

Whatever you choose from the Silver Series you will love the fabulous sound and design, which is the result of over 40 years of loudspeaker development to produce accurate audio with aesthetic perfection. Wallow in abundant dynamics, rich textures and immense detail and enjoy the holographic clarity and pinpoint imaging which every Silver Series model creates. Prepare to re-live your music collection with Silver.

·      Taking hi-fi and home theatre performance to a new level
·      Encompassing technological advances from the top-of-the-range Platinum Series II
·      Featuring a completely redesigned 25 mm Gold Dome tweeter for precise treble
·      Stunning real wood veneer, piano lacquer and contemporary Satin White finishes to suit every setting

Described as ‘taking hi-fi and home theatre performance to a new level’, the nine model range features two standmounters, three floorstanders, two new centre channels, a surround speaker and an active subwoofer.

Perhaps the most notable element of the new Silver 6G range is the completely new version of the company’s iconic gold dome tweeter, which is fitted to all speakers bar the subwoofer. That newly redesigned tweeter has been fine-tuned in the quest for clearer, smoother and distortion-free highs, and more precise treble.

The Silver 6G Series range includes -
  • Silver 50
  • Silver 100
  • Silver 200
  • Silver 300
  • Silver 500
  • Silver C150
  • Silver C350
  • Silver FX
  • Silver W-12

Available Finishes -
Handcrafted cabinets feature selected, premium quality wood veneers, high-gloss lacquer and Satin White finishes to suit every setting. The new Silver 6G series comes in the following finishes -
  • Black Oak
  • Walnut
  • Rosenut
  • Natural Oak
  • High Gloss Black
  • Satin White

The new Silver 6G Series launched at High End Munich this May. To learn more about Monitor Audio's new Silver Series range click here. The Monitor Audio experience brings the cinema home.





Denon Heos 7 : easily the best value wireless speaker at present

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Denon Heos 7 : easily the best value wireless speaker at present : superbs sound, single small wireless speaker under R10 000 with all the Heos benefits. HEOS gives you access to all your music, and, you can add other users to the line-up to vary the playlist or personalize the room according to the user: His tunes in the kitchen, hers in the master bedroom.

Created for those who demand the very best, HEOS 7 delivers room-filling sound even in large, open spaces. Ideal for large rooms and open areas such as living rooms, patios, or open-floor-plan homes.

The stylish and elegant enclosure is packed with advanced technologies, including dual mid-woofers, dual precision tweeters, an active subwoofer and dual passive radiators, and the active drivers are powered by five Class D digital amplifiers. Sound is optimized via a suite of precision DSP acoustical processing algorithms that originated in the recording studio. Stream from your favourite music service such as Amazon Prime Music, Spotify, Pandora, Rhapsody, TuneIn, iHearRadio and SiriusXM on your free HEOS App for IOS, Android or Kindle.

Features - 

  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • Refined cabinet design with genuine brushed metal accents
  • Amazing volume output capability fills even larger spaces with true high fidelity sound
  • FREE HEOS app
  • Stream from your favorite music service such as Rhapsody, Pandora®, Spotify or TuneIn
  • Stream music stored locally on your iOS or Android smartphone or tablet
  • A USB jack and auxiliary 3.5 mm analog input jack allow playback from these sources to one or more HEOS players with perfect synchronization
  • Built-in 3.5 mm headphone jack features auto speaker mute when headphones are connected
  • Stream music from devices on your home network such as NAS drives and PC and Mac computers
  • Built-in dual band wireless “N” connects to standard home wireless networks (this feature coming Aug 2014)
  • Ethernet jack for wired network connectivity.

 S&I Verdict - The Heos 7 is Denon's largest Heos wireless speaker and packs plenty of power into a single, attractive package. The app offers robust support across several popular music services, and the speaker's dedicated subwoofer driver provides plenty of distortion-free bass - the ultimate in wireless speaker performance. A great Fathers Day gift! Order online today!