RCA's SoundFlow Dock Throws Off the Shackles of Wireless and Tethered Connections

Wouldn't it be grand if you could just plop your smartphone down on a speaker dock and not have to worry about attaching an adapter cable, connecting to a wireless network, or firing up Bluetooth and pairing both devices? RCA has done away with all that hassle with its new SoundFlow alarm clock that simply requires… » 1/09/13 7:10pm 1/09/13 7:10pm

RCA EZ300 Pocket Camcorder Shoots HD for Frugal Filmmakers

It looks like RCA is trying to best their own high marks » 9/18/08 8:15pm 9/18/08 8:15pm with the Small Wonder EZ300, an HD-capable pocket camcorder that's seriously cheap. In addition to shooting 720p HD video (and along with Kodak's Zi6 making HD the ), the EZ300's 2GB internal memory is expandable by 16GB via SD slot, which gets you nine hours of…

New RCA Antennas Boost Flatness to Reception Ratio

I've had a lot of success with RCA's A1500, a flat, living room friendly UHF/VHF antenna that's capable of receiving OTA HD » 9/17/08 10:50am 9/17/08 10:50am. But it's not amplified, meaning it won't be right for many viewers who want to pump their signal a bit. Now RCA is expanding their flat antenna line with amplified and "smart" antennas. The…

RCA's 1969 Two Thousand TV Was Computerized Vision of Future, for $2,000

Back in 1969 RCA made an attempt at a high-end TV » 8/18/08 11:40am 8/18/08 11:40am that was a vision of the sets of the year 2000. The Two Thousand was even made in a limited run of 2,000 and cost $2,000. That's around $12,000 in today's money, but for that price you got a 23-inch Hi-Lite tube that had "such a vivid, detailed picture" you could "even…

RCA Brings HD Shooting to its Small Wonder Line

The Pitch: RCA is releasing four new models its super-simple Small Wonder video cameras, including one that shoots in 720p HD. Other models include smaller and more rugged versions designed for YouTube uploaders on the go, all for pretty reasonably prices. The Catch: Just because a camera can shoot HD resolution… » 1/07/08 12:00pm 1/07/08 12:00pm

LG's Zenith DTT900 Converter Competes with RCA for Grandma's $40 Coupon

Last night we showed you the finished look of the RCA DTA800, one of the "digital switchover" converter boxes your stubborn granny can buy early next year with her $40 coupon from the government, in lieu of getting a new goddamn TV. The CES folks have praised the other box too, a Zenith-branded DTT900… » 11/14/07 10:21am 11/14/07 10:21am

RCA DTA800 Digital Converter for Analog TVs Updated, Delayed

We kinda forgot all about this little box for old folks with old TVs that was announced way back at CES and promised by the end of this year. It's got a fresh paint job and later street date (January), dropping a little more than a year before analog broadcasts shutdown in 2009 in favor of all-digital broadcasts,… » 11/13/07 9:40pm 11/13/07 9:40pm

Video: RCA Small Wonder EZ201 vs. Flip Video YouTube Camcorder

We heard about this marketed-to-moms, easy-to-use camcorder wayyy back at CES, but today's the day we finally got our sweaty hands on it at some strange press event at the Zoo. And we realize that it's a variant of the Flip Video camera launched this same week. Both have a 640x480 resolution and no advanced… » 5/03/07 4:21pm 5/03/07 4:21pm

Exclusive RCA Lyra Player Pictures: Lyra in the Wild!

After our exclusive first Zune photo, an anonymous tipster just sent us this shot of a new MP3 player from RCA. It's hard to make out much due to the blurriness and poor lighting (proof of the photos' legitimacy), but the screen looks to be very large for a unit this size, and that silver finish is quite unique for… » 4/01/07 8:09am 4/01/07 8:09am

Aging Company Provides Aging Technology for Aging Users

We couldn't think of a better marriage between an elderly company providing something for the elderly than these digital to analog converters from RCA. If your grandma doesn't care for replacing her 30-year-old analog set with something capable of receiving digital broadcasts, this DTA800 will be able to receive… » 3/19/07 7:45pm 3/19/07 7:45pm