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MAGICO EXPANDS M-SERIES RANGE WITH NEW M2 SPEAKERS

Magico has revealed its M2 3-way floor-standing speaker that will be available early 2019.

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BLUESOUND ANNOUNCES NEXT-GEN WIRELESS HI-RES AUDIO

Bluesound, one of the leaders in multi-room wireless audio has announced its Generation 2i range, building upon the existing range of products with enhanced performance, connectivity and value.

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YAMAHA EMBRACES VINYL AGAIN WITH MORE TURNTABLES

Following the recent news announcing the flagship GT-5000 turntable from Yamaha, at IFA 2018 in Berlin last week Yamaha announced two additional vinyl spinners to complete the range.

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FOCAL SHARPENS ITS FOCUS WITH THREE NEW KANTA MODELS

French loudspeaker goliaths Focal have strengthened its Kanta range with three new designs, hot on the heels of the successful N°2 floorstander introduced last year.

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IFI AUDIO IS BACK WITH ITS PRO IDSD HI-RES WIFI DAC, PREAMP AND HEADPHONE AMP

Digital music lovers, iFi Audio, has just announced its new Pro iDSD which is a hi-res DAC/preamp, Wi-Fi streamer and headphone amp.

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YAMAHA BRINGS BACK THE HIGH-END

Off the back of the success of the NS-5000, Yamaha has today announced a suite of flagship models, including the GT-5000 turntable, C-5000 pre-amplifier, and M-5000 power amplifier, each pushing the boundaries and showcasing Yamaha's capabilities ...

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NEW 600 SERIES LOUDSPEAKER RANGE ANNOUNCED BY B&W

Bowers & Wilkins has announced its new 600 Series speaker range that includes stand-mounts, floor-standers and a matching centre channel speaker and comes in at affordable pricing.

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ACCUPHASE RELEASES A TRIO OF NEW MODELS

Japan does have an audio equivalent of McIntosh and the brand is called, Accuphase.

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DYNAVECTOR KARAT 17DX AND 10X5 MKII CARTRIDGES RING IN THE CHANGES

Time stood still for a brief moment as I took in the news that Dynavector had updated its desirable 10X5 phono cartridge.

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SONUS FABER’S SONETTO SPEAKERS ARE MUSICAL PRODIGIES

Italian marquee speaker brand Sonus faber could launch new models on Mars, and the reception would still be huge and positive back on planet earth.

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PARMENTER SOUND CELEBRATES 20 YEARS WITH NEW PREAMP

Anniversaries are always a special occasion and to celebrate 20 years in business, Auckland based Parmenter Sound have unleashed its 20th Anniversary Edition valve line stage preamplifier.

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KLIPSCH REFERENCE III SPEAKERS RELEASED

Klipsch is bringing some powerful upgrades to its Reference Line speakers still designed and assembled in the iconic factory in Hope, Arkansas, USA.

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ANTIPODES CX MUSIC SERVER NOW SHIPPING

Homegrown digital music server specialists Antipodes Audio is now shipping its CX Music Server that is said to have enough grunt to handle large music collections while maintaining very high sound quality.

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REGA GOES PLUS WITH ITS LATEST ENTRY-LEVEL TURNTABLE

Rega has introduced its new ‘Plug & Play’ Planar 1 PLUS turntable that makes getting into vinyl as easy as 0 to 33.3 in 30 seconds.

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ARCAM ANNOUNCES AFFORDABLE INTEGRATED AMPS AND SACD PLAYER

The newly owned HARMAN boutique audio brand Arcam has an enviable track record when it comes to disc players and integrated amplifiers.

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Reviews

REVIEW: Q ACOUSTICS CONCEPT 500 FLOORSTANDING LOUDSPEAKERS

This year, Q Acoustics has been all about its new 3000i range, but the big news at the end of 2017 was the arrival of the flagship Concept 500 – their most advanced and costliest loudspeaker yet. We take a closer look.

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BURSON AUDIO RELEASES ULTRA-CUTE PRE AND POWER AMPLIFIER

In a world populated by components that look like they’ve been on steroids, Melbourne's Burson Audio and its designs stand out by their very compact footprints.

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