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    Cyrus Audio announces soundBuds2 in-ear headphones

    by Andy Bassett
    Cyrus Audio announces soundBuds2 in-ear headphones
    Cyrus Audio has unveiled its second-generation soundBuds2 true wireless in-ear headphones complete with a sleek, modern design, improved larger drivers, longer battery life and capacitive touch controls.  
  • Hi-Fi News

    Audio Research launches Reference 80S power amplifier

    by Andy Bassett
    Audio Research launches Reference 80S power amplifier
    Audio Research continues to represent performance oriented High End audio with the release of the 80W per channel Reference 80S stereo power amp.  
  • Hi-Fi News

    NAD launches CI 16-60 DSP amplifier

    by Andy Bassett
    NAD launches CI 16-60 DSP amplifier
    For those working with high performance distributed audio systems, NAD’s latest announcement brings 16-channels, reliability, stability and installer-friendly features.  
  • Gaming Review

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    ASUS ROG Delta S Gaming Headset Review

    by Greg Hook
    ASUS ROG Delta S Gaming Headset Review
    The world's first MQA gaming headset from ASUS gaming arm, Republic of Gamers. Featuring Hi-Fi grade ESS 9281 Quad DAC, noise cancelling microphone and some funky RGB lighting!  
    9
  • Hi-Fi News

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    iFi Audio launches iDSD Diablo DAC/Headphone amp

    by Andy Bassett
    iFi Audio launches iDSD Diablo DAC/Headphone amp
    Appropriately adorned in eye-catching red, iFi Audio’s iDSD Diablo sits at the top of the company’s mobile and transportable devices.  
  • Hi-Fi Review

    9

    Lindy BNX-100XT Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones Review

    by Greg Hook
    Lindy BNX-100XT Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones Review
    The Lindy BNX-100XT wireless noise cancelling headphones offer Bluetooth 5, noise cancelling, auto pause and audio pass through. Yes, Lindy don't just make cables.  
    8
  • Hi-Fi News

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    Samsung launches Galaxy Buds Pro

    by Andy Bassett
    Samsung launches Galaxy Buds Pro
    Samsung’s Unpacked event might always be headlined by the latest Galaxy smart phone lineup but there’s usually a decent support act and this time the Galaxy Buds Pro took to the stage as the warm up act.  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    Mola Mola debuts Kula integrated amplifier

    by Andy Bassett
    Mola Mola debuts Kula integrated amplifier
    Mola Mola’s very first integrated amplifier is the Kula which brings transparency, control and convenience to the high-end music systems market.  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    Sony introduces SRS-RA5000 and SRS-RA3000 wireless speakers

    by Andy Bassett
    Sony introduces SRS-RA5000 and SRS-RA3000 wireless speakers
    Designed to take full advantage of 360 Reality Audio and provide a home filling sound, Sony unveils the SRS-RA5000 and SRS-RA3000 wireless home speakers.  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    JBL launches SA750 integrated amplifier to celebrate 75th year

    by Andy Bassett
    JBL launches SA750 integrated amplifier to celebrate 75th year
    Taking its cue from the JBL SA600 and SA660 amplifiers from the 60s and 70s, the new SA750 integrated amp adds a few modern twists to keep things interesting.  
  • Hi-Fi News

    JBL launches L100 speaker 75th Anniversary Edition

    by Andy Bassett
    JBL launches L100 speaker 75th Anniversary Edition
    JBL is celebrating 75 years since its founding with the release of the L100 Classic 75 speaker - a testimonial to its iconic predecessor.  
  • Hi-Fi Thread

    162

    Vinyl vs Streaming: Which do you prefer?

    by Andy Bassett
    Vinyl vs Streaming: Which do you prefer?
    Does one sound better than the other or is it more a question of just accepting that they will always present music differently. Once you've factored in cost and convenience, which do you prefer? See what others think here.  
  • Hi-Fi Review

    16

    Leak Stereo 130 Integrated Amplifier and CDT CD Transport Review

    by Ed Selley
    Leak Stereo 130 Integrated Amplifier and CDT CD Transport Review
    The newest arrivals from the International Audio Group come from a ‘new’ brand that isn’t new at all. Are the new Leaks a retro curio or a stroke of genius?  
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  • Hi-Fi Review

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    Rotel Tribute Editions: A11 Amplifier and CD11 CD Player Review

    by Ed Selley
    Rotel Tribute Editions: A11 Amplifier and CD11 CD Player Review
    Rotel’s latest affordable amp and CD combo is more than a pair of Hi-Fi components; they’re the last work of an industry titan. Are they any good though?  
    9
  • Hi-Fi Review

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    Kudos and Exposure Active System Review

    by Ed Selley
    Kudos and Exposure Active System Review
    Kudos and Exposure have teamed up to produce an active speaker system that’s a little different from active designs we’ve seen before. Does it deliver?  
    10
  • Hi-Fi Review

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    Sonus faber Lumina I Standmount Speaker Review

    by Ed Selley
    Sonus faber Lumina I Standmount Speaker Review
    The Lumina range is the entry point to the world of Sonus faber. What can the Lumina I, the smallest member of the family do to tempt you in?  
    9
  • Hi-Fi News

    Elipson unveils Heritage XLS15 speakers

    by Andy Bassett
    Elipson unveils Heritage XLS15 speakers
    Taking its inspiration from retro 70s monitor stylings, Elipson has announced its new Heritage XLS15 speakers.  
  • Home AV Review

    20

    Bowers & Wilkins 600 S2 5.1 Speaker Package Review

    by Steve Withers
    Bowers & Wilkins 600 S2 5.1 Speaker Package Review
    The Bowers & Wilkins 600 S2 series of entry-level speakers is an Anniversary Edition of the previous version, celebrating 25 years of the range and incorporating upgraded components and crossovers.  
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  • Hi-Fi News

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    T+A launches Solitaire P-SE headphone

    by Andy Bassett
    T+A launches Solitaire P-SE headphone
    Having made a sizeable splash with its reference Solitaire P headphone, T+A returns for its second foray into the category with the Solitaire P-SE.  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    Pro-Ject Audio launches Phono Box RS2

    by Andy Bassett
    Pro-Ject Audio launches Phono Box RS2
    As part of its dedication to the premium Hi-Fi experience, Pro-Ject Audio Systems has released a new fully balanced, fully discrete, flagship phono pre-amplifier, the Phono Box RS2.  
  • Hi-Fi Review

    62

    NAD M33 Streaming Amplifier Review

    by Ed Selley
    NAD M33 Streaming Amplifier Review
    NAD’s take on a premium all-in-one offers a killer spec wrapped in Masters casework but does on paper dominance translate to real world greatness?  
    9
  • Hi-Fi News

    MOON adds AirPlay 2 option to streaming products

    by Andy Bassett
    MOON adds AirPlay 2 option to streaming products
    Simaudio has added Apple’s AirPlay 2 option to six streaming devices from its MOON product range.  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    Apple introduces AirPods Max over ear headphone

    by Andy Bassett
    Apple introduces AirPods Max over ear headphone
    Apple’s long awaited over-ear version of its hugely successful AirPod earphones features high fidelity audio, Adaptive EQ, Active Noise Cancellation and spatial audio.  
  • Hi-Fi Review

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    Ruark R3 Wireless Speaker Review

    by Ed Selley
    Ruark R3 Wireless Speaker Review
    Ruark takes their retro aesthetic and adds a new member of the family to the range. Is the R3 a sweetspot or a bit wooden?  
    8
  • Hi-Fi Review

    Technics Ottava SC-C30 Wireless Speaker Review

    by Ed Selley
    Technics Ottava SC-C30 Wireless Speaker Review
    The smallest member of the Technics wireless speaker family packs an impressive spec but can it compete with the established order?  
    8
  • Hi-Fi Thread

    42

    What's the one piece of audio kit you wished you'd never let go?

    by Andy Bassett
    What's the one piece of audio kit you wished you'd never let go?
    Maybe it was your first Hi-Fi purchase and has memories associated with it. Maybe the replacement item was a disappointment. Maybe it's now a classic or a collector's item. What's the one piece of Hi-Fi equipment you wish you'd still got?  
  • Hi-Fi Review

    5

    JBL HDI 1600 Standmount Speaker Review

    by Ed Selley
    JBL HDI 1600 Standmount Speaker Review
    The HDI Series is designed to bring some of the benefits of ‘big’ JBL speakers in a less dominating form factor. Does it work?  
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  • Hi-Fi News

    Elipson adds Connect 250 streaming amp to Connected range

    by Andy Bassett
    Elipson adds Connect 250 streaming amp to Connected range
    Elipson Audio has announced the expansion of its Connected range with the introduction of the new Connect 250 wireless streaming amplifier.  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    Cyrus Audio announces XR series Hi-Fi products

    by Andy Bassett
    Cyrus Audio announces XR series Hi-Fi products
    Cyrus has unveiled six brand new products, including the i7-XR and i9-XR integrated amplifiers, the Pre-XR preamp, the CDt-XR and CDi-XR CD players and the PSU-XR external power supply - all forming the basis of the decade-in-the-making XR series.  
  • Hi-Fi Review

    12

    Musical Fidelity M8xi Integrated Amplifier Review

    by Ed Selley
    Musical Fidelity M8xi Integrated Amplifier Review
    Musical Fidelity’s latest integrated amp is a monster in all senses of the word but is this a sledgehammer to crack a nut or a genuine amplifier superstar?  
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  • Hi-Fi News

    Sonus faber announces Maxima Amator speaker

    by Andy Bassett
    Sonus faber announces Maxima Amator speaker
    The latest speaker unveiled by Sonus faber is the new Maxima Amator which pays homage to the company’s classic two-way roots yet features evolved speaker technology and contemporary engineering.  
  • Hi-Fi Review

    39

    KEF LS50 Meta Standmount Speaker Review

    by Ed Selley
    KEF LS50 Meta Standmount Speaker Review
    KEF has updated its ‘affordable high end’ standmount with some new thinking that keeps the striking aesthetic. Is this the best way to blow a grand?  
    9
  • Hi-Fi News

    Lypertek renames TEVI wireless earphones to PurePlay Z3

    by Andy Bassett
    Lypertek renames TEVI wireless earphones to PurePlay Z3
    Lypertek has announced a name change for its TEVI true wireless earphones which will now become known as PurePlay Z3.  
  • Hi-Fi News

    14

    Best Hi-Fi Products 2020 - Editor's Choice Awards

    by Ed Selley
    Best Hi-Fi Products 2020 - Editor's Choice Awards
    Many of us have had a fair bit of time to sit and listen to music this year and manufacturers responded by delivering some truly stellar products.  
  • Hi-Fi Review

    9

    Pro-Ject Debut Carbon Evo Turntable Review

    by Ed Selley
    Pro-Ject Debut Carbon Evo Turntable Review
    Pro-Ject’s latest iteration of the Debut looks similar to those that have gone before but does a combination of material improvements and spec changes make it the best yet?  
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  • Hi-Fi News

    Cambridge Audio announces Edge M power amplifier

    by Andy Bassett
    Cambridge Audio announces Edge M power amplifier
    British audio specialist Cambridge Audio has added the Edge M monoblock power amplifier to its high-end Edge series of Hi-Fi components.  
  • Hi-Fi News

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    High End Munich 2021 show rescheduled for September

    by Andy Bassett
    High End Munich 2021 show rescheduled for September
    Organisers of next year’s High End Munich event have settled on a later than normal September slot for Europe’s leading specialist audio showcase, which will now run from 9th-12th Sep 2021.  
  • Hi-Fi Review

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    T+A Caruso All in One Speaker System Review

    by Ed Selley
    T+A Caruso All in One Speaker System Review
    T+A turns its attention to wireless speakers with the Caruso, a device that sets out to take the category to places it has never been before.  
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  • Hi-Fi News

    6

    Dali introduces Opticon MK2 speaker series

    by Andy Bassett
    Dali introduces Opticon MK2 speaker series
    Dali’s five-year-old Opticon speaker range gets an update which sees new ideas and technologies plus a fresh aesthetic.  
  • Hi-Fi Review

    37

    Bowers & Wilkins 705 Signature Speaker Review

    by Ed Selley
    Bowers & Wilkins 705 Signature Speaker Review
    The smaller member of the Signature family has the same upgraded parts as its bigger brother but do they add up to something more?  
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