THX Home Theater Certified Professional
THX Certified Professionals establish themselves as elite members of their field. THX is a professional knowledge resource, offering various educational certification programs. The goal of THX certification is to recreate the power and performance of the cinema and recording studio in your home theater. THX is about pure performance, regardless of product type, brand or price point. Testing is precise, rigorous and only the best TVs and home audio systems can achieve THX certification.
Certification of a room entails specific acoustic and other technical requirements; architectural requirements include a floating floor, baffled and acoustically treated walls, no parallel walls (to reduce standing waves), a perforated screen (to allow center channel continuity), and NC30 rating for background noise.