Buyer Guides2018-11-28T06:20:59+00:00

Buyer Guides

Product News: McIntosh MA12000 Hybrid Integrated Amplifier

October 9th, 2020|

The McIntosh MA12000 Integrated Amplifier is a product of uncompromising audio engineering and expert craftsmanship. The company's most powerful integrated amplifier ever, the feature rich MA12000 offers 350 Watts per channel of clean, high performance power [...]

PrimaLuna EVO 200 Integrated Amplifier Review

October 2nd, 2020|

Over the years, I’ve been able to hear PrimaLuna products at both shows and dealer showrooms and have always been impressed, yet, I’ve never had the chance to bring one home. Living now in Dublin, I [...]

Product News: Bluesound PULSE SUB+ Powered Subwoofer

September 23rd, 2020|

Bluesound, makers of hi-res wireless multi-room audio players, has just released the PULSE SUB+, an all-new subwoofer. The SUB+ adds deep bass to any wireless or wired Bluesound system and features the convenience of app control. [...]

Sonus faber Electa Amator III Loudspeaker Review

September 15th, 2020|

I recently had an issue with my air conditioner. While a technician named Trevor worked on the HVAC system, I was burning-in a pair of Sonus faber’s new Electa Amator III (EA3) bookshelf monitors. Trevor quietly [...]

Erzetich Launches Two New Thalia Headphones Series

September 9th, 2020|

Audio manufacturer Erzetich has unveiled two new series of its popular Thalia headphones. Thalia are the world’s first handcrafted audiophile portable headphones and are now available as part of the Art and Limited Edition series. Thalia [...]

Product News: Rotel RSP-1576MKII and RAP-1580MKII Surround Processors

September 8th, 2020|

The RSP-1576MKII and RAP-1580MKII join the Rotel family of home theater components, including license for best-in-class Dirac room correction technology ensuring accurate room calibration and system configuration for installations of any size. Built on six decades [...]

Furutech NCF Clear Line AC Power Supply Optimizer

August 21st, 2020|

It takes just a moment to hear the difference that Furutech’s NCF Clear Line can make to your audio or video system. Why just a moment? Furutech’s Nano Crystal² Formula, also known as NCF, has resulted [...]

Product News: Monitor Audio IMS-4 Music Streamer

August 20th, 2020|

Monitor Audio’s custom Installation Amplifiers and Music Streamers have slimline dimensions and use class-leading audio technology to create a superior musical performance. They are quick and easy to install, and their discreet form ensures they use [...]

Product News: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon Evolution Turntable

August 17th, 2020|

Pro-Ject Audio Systems has just announced the new Debut Carbon Evolution turntable featuring the brand’s famous one-piece carbon fiber tonearm technology, electronic speed selection, suspension elements from the EISA award winning X1, and a factory mounted [...]

Product News: NAD T 758 V3i Surround Sound Receiver

August 13th, 2020|

NAD Electronics has just revealed the T 758 V3i, a performance update to the award-winning T 758 A/V Surround Sound Receiver. The affordable surround sound receiver will now come ready with Dolby Atmos, DTS Master Audio, [...]

Product News: McIntosh C22 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier Mk V

August 6th, 2020|

McIntosh has just revealed the C22 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier Mk V.This latest model of the McIntosh C22 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier – the Mk V – is the direct replacement of the highly regarded C70 Limited Edition [...]

Product News: McIntosh MC1502 Vacuum Tube Amplifier

August 6th, 2020|

The newly announced McIntosh MC1502 Vacuum Tube Amplifier is a stereo amplifier designed for home audio and home music systems that produces 150 Watts per channel. It is the direct replacement to McIntosh's award winning MC2152 [...]

Chord Company Introduces ClearwayX Speaker Cable

July 14th, 2020|

One of Chord Company’s most decorated speaker cables, Clearway, (What Hi-Fi? Best Speaker cable 2015, 2016 and 2017), has been made even better, thanks to an upgrade to the A/V cable specialist’s recently launched XLPE insulation [...]

Marantz Introduces New 8K-Ready A/V Receivers

July 9th, 2020|

Marantz today dropped details on its 2020 SR-Series A/V Receiver lineup. There are four SR-Series AVRs in all, ranging from the 7-2-channel SR5015 ($1,099) up to the flagship SR8015 ($3,199), a 13.2 model with 11 built-in [...]

Product News: McIntosh MA12000 Hybrid Integrated Amplifier

October 9th, 2020|

The McIntosh MA12000 Integrated Amplifier is a product of uncompromising audio engineering and expert craftsmanship. The company's most powerful integrated amplifier ever, the feature rich MA12000 offers 350 Watts per channel of clean, high performance power [...]

PrimaLuna EVO 200 Integrated Amplifier Review

October 2nd, 2020|

Over the years, I’ve been able to hear PrimaLuna products at both shows and dealer showrooms and have always been impressed, yet, I’ve never had the chance to bring one home. Living now in Dublin, I [...]

Product News: Bluesound PULSE SUB+ Powered Subwoofer

September 23rd, 2020|

Bluesound, makers of hi-res wireless multi-room audio players, has just released the PULSE SUB+, an all-new subwoofer. The SUB+ adds deep bass to any wireless or wired Bluesound system and features the convenience of app control. [...]

Sonus faber Electa Amator III Loudspeaker Review

September 15th, 2020|

I recently had an issue with my air conditioner. While a technician named Trevor worked on the HVAC system, I was burning-in a pair of Sonus faber’s new Electa Amator III (EA3) bookshelf monitors. Trevor quietly [...]

Erzetich Launches Two New Thalia Headphones Series

September 9th, 2020|

Audio manufacturer Erzetich has unveiled two new series of its popular Thalia headphones. Thalia are the world’s first handcrafted audiophile portable headphones and are now available as part of the Art and Limited Edition series. Thalia [...]

Product News: Rotel RSP-1576MKII and RAP-1580MKII Surround Processors

September 8th, 2020|

The RSP-1576MKII and RAP-1580MKII join the Rotel family of home theater components, including license for best-in-class Dirac room correction technology ensuring accurate room calibration and system configuration for installations of any size. Built on six decades [...]

Furutech NCF Clear Line AC Power Supply Optimizer

August 21st, 2020|

It takes just a moment to hear the difference that Furutech’s NCF Clear Line can make to your audio or video system. Why just a moment? Furutech’s Nano Crystal² Formula, also known as NCF, has resulted [...]

Product News: Monitor Audio IMS-4 Music Streamer

August 20th, 2020|

Monitor Audio’s custom Installation Amplifiers and Music Streamers have slimline dimensions and use class-leading audio technology to create a superior musical performance. They are quick and easy to install, and their discreet form ensures they use [...]

Product News: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon Evolution Turntable

August 17th, 2020|

Pro-Ject Audio Systems has just announced the new Debut Carbon Evolution turntable featuring the brand’s famous one-piece carbon fiber tonearm technology, electronic speed selection, suspension elements from the EISA award winning X1, and a factory mounted [...]

Product News: NAD T 758 V3i Surround Sound Receiver

August 13th, 2020|

NAD Electronics has just revealed the T 758 V3i, a performance update to the award-winning T 758 A/V Surround Sound Receiver. The affordable surround sound receiver will now come ready with Dolby Atmos, DTS Master Audio, [...]

Product News: McIntosh C22 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier Mk V

August 6th, 2020|

McIntosh has just revealed the C22 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier Mk V.This latest model of the McIntosh C22 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier – the Mk V – is the direct replacement of the highly regarded C70 Limited Edition [...]

Product News: McIntosh MC1502 Vacuum Tube Amplifier

August 6th, 2020|

The newly announced McIntosh MC1502 Vacuum Tube Amplifier is a stereo amplifier designed for home audio and home music systems that produces 150 Watts per channel. It is the direct replacement to McIntosh's award winning MC2152 [...]

Chord Company Introduces ClearwayX Speaker Cable

July 14th, 2020|

One of Chord Company’s most decorated speaker cables, Clearway, (What Hi-Fi? Best Speaker cable 2015, 2016 and 2017), has been made even better, thanks to an upgrade to the A/V cable specialist’s recently launched XLPE insulation [...]

Marantz Introduces New 8K-Ready A/V Receivers

July 9th, 2020|

Marantz today dropped details on its 2020 SR-Series A/V Receiver lineup. There are four SR-Series AVRs in all, ranging from the 7-2-channel SR5015 ($1,099) up to the flagship SR8015 ($3,199), a 13.2 model with 11 built-in [...]

Product News: McIntosh MA12000 Hybrid Integrated Amplifier

October 9th, 2020|

The McIntosh MA12000 Integrated Amplifier is a product of uncompromising audio engineering and expert craftsmanship. The company's most powerful integrated amplifier ever, the feature rich MA12000 offers 350 Watts per channel of clean, high performance power [...]

PrimaLuna EVO 200 Integrated Amplifier Review

October 2nd, 2020|

Over the years, I’ve been able to hear PrimaLuna products at both shows and dealer showrooms and have always been impressed, yet, I’ve never had the chance to bring one home. Living now in Dublin, I [...]

Product News: Bluesound PULSE SUB+ Powered Subwoofer

September 23rd, 2020|

Bluesound, makers of hi-res wireless multi-room audio players, has just released the PULSE SUB+, an all-new subwoofer. The SUB+ adds deep bass to any wireless or wired Bluesound system and features the convenience of app control. [...]

Sonus faber Electa Amator III Loudspeaker Review

September 15th, 2020|

I recently had an issue with my air conditioner. While a technician named Trevor worked on the HVAC system, I was burning-in a pair of Sonus faber’s new Electa Amator III (EA3) bookshelf monitors. Trevor quietly [...]

Erzetich Launches Two New Thalia Headphones Series

September 9th, 2020|

Audio manufacturer Erzetich has unveiled two new series of its popular Thalia headphones. Thalia are the world’s first handcrafted audiophile portable headphones and are now available as part of the Art and Limited Edition series. Thalia [...]

Product News: Rotel RSP-1576MKII and RAP-1580MKII Surround Processors

September 8th, 2020|

The RSP-1576MKII and RAP-1580MKII join the Rotel family of home theater components, including license for best-in-class Dirac room correction technology ensuring accurate room calibration and system configuration for installations of any size. Built on six decades [...]

Furutech NCF Clear Line AC Power Supply Optimizer

August 21st, 2020|

It takes just a moment to hear the difference that Furutech’s NCF Clear Line can make to your audio or video system. Why just a moment? Furutech’s Nano Crystal² Formula, also known as NCF, has resulted [...]

Product News: Monitor Audio IMS-4 Music Streamer

August 20th, 2020|

Monitor Audio’s custom Installation Amplifiers and Music Streamers have slimline dimensions and use class-leading audio technology to create a superior musical performance. They are quick and easy to install, and their discreet form ensures they use [...]

Product News: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon Evolution Turntable

August 17th, 2020|

Pro-Ject Audio Systems has just announced the new Debut Carbon Evolution turntable featuring the brand’s famous one-piece carbon fiber tonearm technology, electronic speed selection, suspension elements from the EISA award winning X1, and a factory mounted [...]

Product News: NAD T 758 V3i Surround Sound Receiver

August 13th, 2020|

NAD Electronics has just revealed the T 758 V3i, a performance update to the award-winning T 758 A/V Surround Sound Receiver. The affordable surround sound receiver will now come ready with Dolby Atmos, DTS Master Audio, [...]

Product News: McIntosh C22 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier Mk V

August 6th, 2020|

McIntosh has just revealed the C22 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier Mk V.This latest model of the McIntosh C22 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier – the Mk V – is the direct replacement of the highly regarded C70 Limited Edition [...]

Product News: McIntosh MC1502 Vacuum Tube Amplifier

August 6th, 2020|

The newly announced McIntosh MC1502 Vacuum Tube Amplifier is a stereo amplifier designed for home audio and home music systems that produces 150 Watts per channel. It is the direct replacement to McIntosh's award winning MC2152 [...]

Chord Company Introduces ClearwayX Speaker Cable

July 14th, 2020|

One of Chord Company’s most decorated speaker cables, Clearway, (What Hi-Fi? Best Speaker cable 2015, 2016 and 2017), has been made even better, thanks to an upgrade to the A/V cable specialist’s recently launched XLPE insulation [...]

Marantz Introduces New 8K-Ready A/V Receivers

July 9th, 2020|

Marantz today dropped details on its 2020 SR-Series A/V Receiver lineup. There are four SR-Series AVRs in all, ranging from the 7-2-channel SR5015 ($1,099) up to the flagship SR8015 ($3,199), a 13.2 model with 11 built-in [...]