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MCINTOSH CONTINUES TO SUPPORT SILVER DISCS

With its roots in Stereo Audio, McIntosh’s new MCT80 SACD/CD transport comes as no surprise. It’s a good bet McIntosh is banking on audiophiles making models the calibre of the MCT80 the last transport they’ll own as we do a Usain Bolt, into the streaming

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REVIEW: PIONEER A-70DA INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

Pioneer's latest integrated amplifier delivers on all levels and punches well above it's weight. You might want to buy one before they put the price up! Read on for the full review.

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REVIEW: ELAC DISCOVERY MUSIC SERVER

You've likely heard of Roon by now, "the music player for music lovers" but the cost of admission may have held you back. ELAC's Discover Music Server may be just the ticket. Read on to understand more about Roon Essentials.

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GALLERY: HONG KONG AV & HEAD-FI SHOW 2017

Photos from Asia's answer to Munich's High End Show, the 2017 Hong Kong AV - HeadFi Show, 11th - 13th August.

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ESTELON LAUNCHES ROLLS ROYCE PRICED SPEAKERS

There’s no bypassing the new Estelon Extreme Legacy Edition speakers price tag. At $364,000 per pair they’re about the same price as one of Rolls-Royce’s legendary bespoke automobiles.

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UNISON RESEARCH TAKES IT TO THE MAX

Given Unison Research’s decades long track record manufacturing some of the planet’s most gorgeous looking valve pre and power amps, the brand’s style cue for its new Max speakers is hardly surprising.

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MOBILE FIDELITY ARRIVES IN AUSTRALIA

Leading distributor, Synergy Audio Visual, have announced their appointment as the Australian representatives of Mobile Fidelity.

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QUALIFI CELEBRATES RETAIL PARTNERS AND KICK STARTS KLIPSCH

Dealers from across the country, along with representatives from Klipsch, Jamo, Denon and Marantz made the trek to Surfers Paradise on Queesland's Gold Coast for QualiFi's Dealer Convention earlier this week.

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FEATURE: 2017 AUSTRALIAN HIFI & AV SHOW COVERAGE

Set over two floors, punters at the 2017 Australian HiFi & AV Show were treated to audio and video products from not only around the world, but also some of our more prominent, local brands.

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THE ONE BOX CENTERPIECE WITH MOON’S 240I INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

Simaudio, the Canadian based manufacturer has announced their new MOON 240i Integrated Amplifier.

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WIN THE ULTIMATE TURNTABLE SETUP TOOL WITH AUDIO FIDELITY

We’re often asked what tools we use to setup turntables and the answer is quite simple. The SMARTractor from Acoustical Systems is a universal tonearm and cartridge tool and considered the benchmark by many.

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BRINKMANN RELEASES NYQUIST, MQA-READY DAC

Brinkmann, the brand most famous for its turntables have announced their Nyquist DAC, some thirty years after the introduction of their first Digital-to-Analog Convertor.

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KLIPSCH IS BACK WITH THE CLASSIC FORTE III

Following the shock change of distribution of Klipsch in Australia earlier this year it’s now full steam ahead for the brand via seasoned distributors, QualiFi.

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REGA POISED TO RELEASE NEW PLANAR 6 TURNTABLE

The eminent arrival of an all new, Rega Planar 6 turntable is further proof Rega isn’t an audio brand to rest on its corporate laurels.

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CLEARAUDIO’S NEXT GENERATION ACTIVE TURNTABLES

Forty years after they started, Clearaudio are still at the forefront of turntable technology and marks the occasion with a new turntable range called Concept Active, “one for all, all for one”.

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ELAC DISCOVERY MUSIC SERVER GETS AN UPDATE

Roon, one of the best advancements in digital music management in the last decade, is “the music player for music lovers”, and we agree. With the Roon Essentials 1.3 update, the ELAC Discovery Music Server reaps the rewards.

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BREAK OUT THE CHAMPAGNE FOR MARANTZ CR611

The Melody Media CR611 from Marantz goes down as being one of the most popular products in the current line-up and it’s no wonder, it does the lot.

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