Written By: Peter Familari

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GLOBAL MUSIC SALES ARE BOOMING BUT AUSTRALIA IS LAGGING BEHIND

While global streaming music sales recorded a massive 60.4 per cent growth in income for the 2016 financial year, Australia’s share of the market isn’t keeping pace.

Posted in: Music Industry

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PANASONIC’S NEW OLEDS SCREENING AT A STORE NEAR YOU

Panasonic, unarguably the last and best of the native TV manufacturers has chosen two flagship model to showcase its inaugural 2017 OLED TV range in Australia.

Posted in: Visual

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WONDERBOOM IS A BIG LITTLE SPEAKER

Getting an earful of sound in the great Aussie Outdoors is as close as your nearest WONDERBOOM stockist. The latest model to boost the Ultimate Ears range of compact, wireless speakers, WONDERBOOM is also waterproof.

Posted in: Lifestyle

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MCINTOSH GOES ONE BETTER

A while back US audio legend McIntosh said it would release an Integrated Audio System. MXA70 was duly unveiled and though it boasted compact dimensions, the look, feel finish, functionality and the sound, was all McIntosh.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

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TVS POISED TO BREAK SOUND BARRIERS WITH HEOS

Thin and slim is in for TVs. But HEOS, a leading manufacturer of audiophile–grade wireless multi-room audio models sees a problem with any svelte, pared back TV chassis.

Posted in: Visual Lifestyle

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Q ACOUSTICS YOURS IN APRIL

Pencil in the end of April as the month Indi Imports has stock of the Q Acoustics range of affordable speakers and sound bars.

Posted in: Hi-Fi Home Theatre Industry

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THE FAR SIDE OF A.J. VAN DEN HUL

While in Australia for his cartridge building demonstrations recently, A.J. van den Hul took time out of his busy schedule for an exclusive interview with StereoNET that reveals another side of the man not often seen.

Posted in: Industry

Reviews

REVIEW: HANA SL PHONO CARTRIDGE

At 50 cents an hour of playtime, can this affordable Japanese cartridge from Hana be a worthy addition to an audiophile's analogue arsenal? We take a closer look.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: AVID HIFI INGENIUM TURNTABLE

The AVID HiFi Ingenium is quite simply the little turntable that could. The entry level from the U.K manufacturer, StereoNET takes a much closer look at just what it is capable of.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

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TANNOY GOES BACK TO THE FUTURE

If Michael J. Fox went back to a 70s recording studio he would have been KO’d by the sound of Tannoy’s HPD Series of speakers. By any standard the HPDs had life-like veracity, could play deafeningly loud driven by a handful of watts.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

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DALI’S NEAR INVISIBLE PHANTOM S SPEAKERS

Most of us want great sound in our living rooms. But what we don’t want is the clutter of traditional box speakers. Dali have the answer with their Phantom S range.

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ANTIPODES HAS AN EDGE

The least expensive model in the Antipodes Audio range, the DS EDGE comes with a bundle of upgrade options making it a very affordable and versatile entry into digital audio and streaming.

Posted in: Hi-Fi