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KEN ISHIWATA DEPARTS MARANTZ

After a celebrated career spanning 41-years, Ken Ishiwata is leaving Marantz.

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MARK LEVINSON INTRODUCES NO 5101 STREAMING SACD PLAYER

Mark Levinson introduced its new No 5101 Network Streaming, Super Audio CD (SACD) player and Digital to Analog Converter (DAC) at last week's High End Show in Munich.

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BOWERS & WILKINS ANNOUNCES FORMATION SUITE OF WIRELESS AUDIO PRODUCTS

One of the most highly anticipated announcements since Silicon Valley's EVA Automation purchase of B&W, details are now known of its new Formation Suite of audio products for whole-home wireless audio.

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SALON AUDIO MONTREAL CELEBRATES 32 YEARS

This weekend sees the opening of the 32nd Montréal audiofest which will be held at the Hotel Bonaventure.

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MCINTOSH AMPS AND MORE GET ROON TESTED DESIGNATION

No fewer than 11 McIntosh products, encompassing pre-amps, receivers and integrated amplifiers, have received Roon Tested designation and, the Binghamton NY audio crew are pretty happy with that.

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NORDOST RELEASES UPGRADED SYSTEM SET-UP AND TUNING DISC SET

Nordost has updated its System Set-Up & Tuning Disc which promises more content and features to get your system sounding its best and to keep it that way.

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MCINTOSH ANNOUNCES MTI100 INTEGRATED TURNTABLE

McIntosh's newly announced MTi100 Integrated Turntable could be the world's most versatile turntable as it features Bluetooth, a built-in amp, digital inputs, speaker, subwoofer and headphone outputs as well as that legendary McIntosh engineering.

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2019 STEREONET AUSTRALIAN HI-FI SHOW DATES ANNOUNCED

The Australian Hi-Fi Show in Melbourne and organised by StereoNET is emerging as a must-see event on the global Hi-Fi Show calendar, and 2019 will be no exception.

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DIRAC LIVE INTRODUCES BASS MANAGEMENT

The Swedish sound pioneers, Dirac, have today announced that they will launch its all-new Dirac Live Bass Management Module at CES 2019 next month.

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Reviews

REVIEW: PIONEER UDP-LX500 4K UHD BLU-RAY PLAYER

We were eager to get Pioneer's new UDP-LX500 4K Blu-ray player in for review. Having owned a few Oppo disc spinners, the burning question on everyone's mind is whether Pioneer can fill the Oppo void. We put the new spinner through its paces to find out.

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THE LOWDOWN ON PSB’S NEW AND AFFORDABLE SUBWOOFERS

PSB Speakers have long been renowned for affordable excellence when it comes to loudspeaker design. To kick off a new year, PSB has announced a new duo of affordable subwoofers.

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BOWERS & WILKINS WANTS YOU TO RELAX THIS CHRISTMAS

Christmas is mostly a joyful time of the year. Christmas music though, not so much. Bowers & Wilkins wants to ensure your music is sorted this festive season and has taken matters into its own hands.

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QOBUZ MUSIC STREAMING TO LAUNCH IN US IN EARLY 2019

At the CEDIA Expo held in San Diego in sunny California earlier this year, the news from Qobuz for the USA was all systems go.

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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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