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LINN’S GOLDEN TICKET EXCLUSIVE LP12 PROMOTION

2019 will deliver something new from Linn - an LP12 Majik turntable that will be sought-after, desired, and more importantly for the Linn fan, exclusive.

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FALCON ACOUSTICS LANDS IN AUSTRALIA

Hordes of music lovers and audiophiles are breaking into spontaneous cries of never-ending “hallelujahs” across this Great Southern Land as the news breaks of Falcon Acoustics landing in Australia.

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LEEMA ACOUSTICS ELEMENTS STREAMER NOW AVAILABLE

Powys UK-based audio experts, Leema Acoustics, has launched the Elements Streamer. The new high-quality space-saving network music player packs a high-performance DAC as well as Spotify Connect and Tidal integration; it will even play from a USB drive.

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REVIEW: SOLIDSTEEL S5-3 HI-FI RACK

We were first introduced to the Italian brand Solidsteel by way of their impressive SS6 speaker stands. A few weeks ago we took delivery of their S5-3 hi-fi rack to see how the upper level of their introductory range performs.

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REVIEW: BOWERS & WILKINS 607 BOOKSHELF LOUDSPEAKERS

When B&W announced its new 600 Series, one model emerged as a potentially great package at a very affordable price. The stellar performer we’re gushing about is the entry level 607 stand mount speaker that’s nicely built and nicely priced at just $949.

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REVIEW: DS AUDIO DS-002 OPTICAL PHONO CARTRIDGE

For a medium that was created in the 19th century, vinyl has continued to defy the odds as a playback source. There's been a number of changes over the decades since, but the introduction of optical phono cartridges could be a game-changer.

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CAMBRIDGE AUDIO UNVEIL WORLD’S FIRST BLUETOOTH APTX HD TURNTABLE

Cambridge Audio has launched the Alva TT, the world's first turntable featuring aptX HD audio, at CES 2019.

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BLUESOUND GEN2 RANGE 40% OFF RUNOUT SALE

With the release of Bluesound's Generation 2i range of products, there's never been a better time to snap up some of the previous generation (Gen 2) range of multi-room, hi-res audio products.

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NAD ANNOUNCES M10 MASTERS BLUOS STREAMING AMPLIFIER

NAD Electronics has unveiled a new and unique Masters Series product, the M10. The BluOS enabled amplifier can serve as the heart of a quality whole-home system.

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MONITOR AUDIO RELEASES 5TH GENERATION GOLD SERIES LOUDSPEAKER RANGE

You could be forgiven for thinking that Monitor Audio's teaser video on social media last week hinted at some sort of new touchscreen device. In fact, it was teasing its new 5th-gen Gold Series loudspeaker range.

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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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THE DUALITY OF DUAL TURNTABLES - THE ONES TO BUY

Dual CS turntables are the ones made in the Black Forest town of St. Georgen, Germany. Let us explain the duality of Dual.

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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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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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ALEXA VOICE-CONTROL COMES TO BLUESOUND, NAD AND DALI

The first set of Amazon Alexa Skills for the BluOS Hi-Res Distributed Audio platform found in Bluesound, NAD and Dali products will be available in January 2019.

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MARK LEVINSON BRINGS ROON AND MQA INTO THE FOLD

Mark Levinson's highly regarded No.519 Audio Player just received a significant firmware upgrade that embraces both the MQA file format, along with Roon Ready certification.

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MQA AND TIDAL MASTERS SUPPORT FOR PIONEER COMPONENTS

Pioneer has announced that its range of network-enabled stereo hi-fi components will be able to support both MQA and TIDAL Masters audio files from 18 December by way of a firmware update.

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