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Acurus Ships Powerful New Scorpion Multi-Zone Amplifier

July 5, 2015
Acurus Ships Powerful New Scorpion Multi-Zone Amplifier

Indy Audio Labs, LLC, owners of the high-performance American-made audio brands, Acurus and Aragon, announced factory shipments have commenced on the Acurus Scorpion, a new multi-zone amplifier designed specifically for medium-to-large residential install and light commercial applications. The Acurus Scorpion combines rugged USA-made construction with the high-end sonic performance Acurus has been known for...
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Cary Audio Launches iOS and Android Apps for the DAC-200ts

July 5, 2015
Cary Audio Launches iOS and Android Apps for the DAC-200ts

Cary Audio launches iOS and Android Apps for the DAC-200ts digital to analog converter! Owners of the DAC-200ts will be able to download the free iOS and Android Apps to use as a remote control for the product. The remote App will allow users to select inputs, adjust volume, change sample rates and power...
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Bowers & Wilkins Introduce New P5 Wireless Headphones

July 2, 2015
Bowers & Wilkins Introduce New P5 Wireless Headphones

Bowers & Wilkins, the British loudspeaker company noted for bringing its knowledge and experience of acoustic excellence to the headphone category for the first time with the highly regarded P5 headphones, now announces P5 Wireless – the latest in convenience headphone listening without any compromise in audio quality. P5 Wireless are Bowers & Wilkins...
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3beez Announces The Wax Box 3 Music Management System

July 2, 2015
3beez Announces The Wax Box 3 Music Management System

3beez, LLC (www.3beez.com), a company known for its innovative use of computer technology for home audio, announced the Wax Box 3 system, a new version of its Wax Music Management System for storing, cataloging, and playing music which won a 2015 Editors’ Choice Award from The Absolute Sound. Wax Box 3 returns to the...
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Screen Innovations Introduces 390-Inch Diagonal Screen

July 2, 2015
Screen Innovations Introduces 390-Inch Diagonal Screen

Screen Innovations (SI), the purveyors of innovation in the two-piece projection industry, has just changed the commercial video landscape with a revolutionary new design that will create its most massive-sized, and affordable screen option to date. Introducing Slate® Micro Seam, the world’s largest ambient-light rejecting screen available in sizes up to 390-inches diagonally in...
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Marantz Introduces Three New A/V Receivers

June 29, 2015
Marantz Introduces Three New A/V Receivers

Marantz, a world leader in advanced audio technologies, announces three new Network A/V Receivers, signaling the beginning to their long-awaited 2015 home theater line-up. The NR1606 and NR1506 Slim Design Network A/V Receivers are exclusively built for design and space-conscious home theater enthusiasts that do not want to compromise on performance. At the same...
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PS Audio NuWave DSD DAC Is Now Available

June 27, 2015
PS Audio NuWave DSD DAC Is Now Available

PS Audio, makers of fine audio components since 1974, is excited to announce the availability of the NuWave DSD DAC. With an MSRP of $1,299 (US), DSD capability, unrivalled connectivity and sound quality that will remind you of DirectStream, we think the NuWave DSD will be the new class leader. As you know, our...
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Paradigm Ships New Prestige Series Subwoofers

June 26, 2015
Paradigm Ships New Prestige Series Subwoofers

Paradigm Electronics Inc. announces two brand new subwoofers in its extensive line-up: The 12” Prestige 1000SW and 15” Prestige 2000SW. Paradigm is renowned for building powerful subwoofers and the Prestige 1000SW and 2000SW are no exceptions. Designed, engineered and Crafted in Canada, the new Prestige Series subwoofers feature a clean design with front-mounted controls,...
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RIAA Adopts New Logo for High Resolution Audio

June 23, 2015
RIAA Adopts New Logo for High Resolution Audio

The Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA) and its member companies today unveiled a new logo designed to help music fans more easily identify the highest-quality digital music. This significant step forward in the digital listening experience allows digital retailers to mark recordings that meet the official definition for “High Resolution Music” that was...
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Akiko Audio Introduces Powercord Aerostar FI-50

June 21, 2015
Akiko Audio Introduces Powercord Aerostar FI-50

When we started developing a new power cable for audio- and video applications, the enormous range of products surprised me. Every audio brand has one of more cables, from cheap ones to exotically priced ones. Is it useful to introduce a new one into this busy market? Of course! As long as two important...
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Theta Digital Ships New Dreadnaught D Modular Main Amplifier

June 19, 2015
Theta Digital Ships New Dreadnaught D Modular Main Amplifier

The most widely acclaimed manufacturer of high-end audio components, Theta Digital, today began shipping the new Dreadnaught D modular main amplifier. Designed to accommodate up to 8 channels of amplification, the Dreadnaught D has a built-in power supply using dual power cords, power switches and toroidal transformers plus 4 slots designed to receive proprietary...
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Acoustic Sounds Buys Sax’s Mastering Lab

June 17, 2015
Acoustic Sounds Buys Sax’s Mastering Lab

Acoustic Sounds’ CEO Chad Kassem has purchased The Mastering Lab (TML) from the estate of mastering engineer Doug Sax. The move comes three months after his buying 13 vintage record presses to meet the surging demand for vinyl LPs. The sale pairs Quality Record Pressings (QRP), an audiophile LP manufacturer that is a division...
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NuPrime Introduces IDA-8 Integrated Amplifier-DAC

June 16, 2015
NuPrime Introduces IDA-8 Integrated Amplifier-DAC

NuPrime’s new Class A+D hybrid amplification technologies deliver the substance and warmth of Class A amplification and the efficiency and speed of Class D technology in a milieu of unmeasurable noise. The IDA-8′s spacious, transparent, dynamic and luxuriously textured soundstage has to be heard to be believed. NuPrime Audio takes pride in introducing the...
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Eden Acoustics Introduces AIR Loudspeakers

June 11, 2015
Eden Acoustics Introduces AIR Loudspeakers

Eden Acoustics is excited to announce the launch of the revolutionary AIR loudspeakers system, the first model in its Sound of Art series. With AIR, the box becomes a thing of the past and the sound is free to float above and around the drivers. We believe AIR loudspeakers will revolutionize the way people...
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Emotiva Makes the Leap to Retail with New Dealer Program

June 11, 2015
Emotiva Makes the Leap to Retail with New Dealer Program

Emotiva Audio Corporation, the company whose passion for immaculate sound and design has remade high-end audio for the masses, today announced it is making its selection of audiophile-grade electronics available to dealers for sale at retail, both online and through brick & mortar locations, in addition to the brand’s online store. Emotiva’s selection of...
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OpenLIVE Partners with 7digital to Offer High-Resolution Live Recordings

June 10, 2015
OpenLIVE Partners with 7digital to Offer High-Resolution Live Recordings

OpenLIVE, a new High-Resolution a-la-carte music download store and live performance recording platform has chosen to partner with 7digital, a leading digital music platform and content management service, to power the Australian start-up’s new music store. Launching soon, OpenLIVE will focus on providing Music Fans with unique High-Res recordings of live performances from participating...
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Goldmund Introduces Logos Anatta High-End Wireless Speaker System

June 9, 2015
Goldmund Introduces Logos Anatta High-End Wireless Speaker System

Excellence is a lifestyle, an art de vivre, consciously chosen by those who cannot settle for less than the best; those who have the knowledge to determine in all domains of life what is better intrinsically, but above all, what is better for them. It is with these customers in mind that the Logos...
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Apple Debuts Apple Music Streaming Service

June 8, 2015
Apple Debuts Apple Music Streaming Service

Apple® today unveiled Apple Music™, a single, intuitive app that combines the best ways to enjoy music — all in one place. Apple Music is a revolutionary streaming music service, a pioneering worldwide live radio station from Apple broadcasting 24 hours a day and a great new way for music fans to connect with...
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Magico Introduces New S-Sub Subwoofer

June 7, 2015
Magico Introduces New S-Sub Subwoofer

With their continued passion and commitment to excellence, Alon Wolf and his team of engineers are pleased to announce a new addition to the award winning S-Series line –the S-SUB. Following the success of the Q-Sub 15 /18 the new S-SUB expands the sound dimension capabilities of any Magico S-Series loudspeaker with thundering low...
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Wilson Benesch Introduces A.C.T. One Evolution

June 5, 2015
Wilson Benesch Introduces A.C.T. One Evolution

Wilson Benesch, the leading British high performance loudspeaker design and manufacturer, is delighted to announce the latest addition to its award winning Geometry Series – the A.C.T. One Evolution. The A.C.T. One Evolution is a full range, 4-way acoustical, 2.5-way electrical, floor standing loudspeaker that incorporates the latest drive unit and cabinet construction technology...
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DS Audio Debuts World’s First Optical Phono Cartridge in UK

May 28, 2015
DS Audio Debuts World’s First Optical Phono Cartridge in UK

Japan’s DS Audio, who in 2013 created the world’s first optical phono cartridge exclusively for the Japanese market, will soon be delivering its latest model to UK audiophiles, thanks to a new agreement with Berkshire-based high-end audio distributor Sound Fowndations. Audiophiles of a certain age may recall a brief appearance of ‘the legendary optical...
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Bryston Unveils High-Performance Integrated Audio Device

May 28, 2015
Bryston Unveils High-Performance Integrated Audio Device

Bryston has announced the introduction of a proprietary Integrated Audio Device (IAD) for the BDP-2 Music Player. The new IAD delivers improved specifications and replaces the current two-piece third-party sound card and SPDIF interface module (AES/BNC) utilized in the BDP-2. All new BDP-2 players are currently shipping with the new IAD installed, and legacy...
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ENIGMAcoustics to Demo Quad ESLs with ENIGMAcoustic Sopranino Super Tweeters

May 28, 2015
ENIGMAcoustics to Demo Quad ESLs with ENIGMAcoustic Sopranino Super Tweeters

After an extremely successful showing at the 2015 Munich HIGH END show earlier this month, Irvine, CA based ENIGMAcoustics announced plans for a major electrostatic presence at the upcoming Newport HIGH END show. Taking place this weekend—May 29 – 31 at the Hotel Irvine—the show brings audiophile manufacturers together from around the world, along...
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ELAC Comes to North America with New Speaker Line Designed by Andrew Jones

May 27, 2015
ELAC Comes to North America with New Speaker Line Designed by Andrew Jones

Internationally renowned speaker designer Andrew Jones joins ELAC to create the ELAC DebutTM speaker series, the first of many series planned. The introduction coincides with ELAC’s return to North America with an exhibit at T.H.E. Show Newport in Irvine, Calif., May 29-31, 2015. “ELAC is pleased to bring Andrew Jones on board, as the...
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Merging Technologies Launches NADAC DAC

May 27, 2015
Merging Technologies Launches NADAC DAC

Swiss manufacturer Merging Technologies will launch their audiophile D/A converter, NADAC, at the High End Show in Munich on May 14. They will be in Hall 3 on stand J05/K08. Merging Technologies is the world’s leading manufacturer of high-resolution digital audio recording and editing systems including products that process PCM formats up to 24-bit/384kHz...
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