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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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BREAKING: HARMAN INTERNATIONAL ACQUIRES ARCAM

HARMAN International who was acquired by Samsung in March this year have announced today that they have acquired the Cambridge, U.K. based ARCAM brand.

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PMC SPEAKERS SPECIAL EVENTS THIS MONTH

The BBC gave birth to many monitor loudspeaker brands of fame today. Harbeth, Rogers, KEF and many more, PMC Loudspeakers was founded in 1991 by Peter Thomas (BBC) and Adrian Loader (FWO Bauch).

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KEF IS ON ‘Q’ WITH 2017 RANGE

Now in its eighth generation, KEF’s Q series of loudspeakers are available in Australia from August and they offer superb performance at affordable pricing.

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MCINTOSH’S MOST POWERFUL INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER ON ITS WAY

McIntosh’s new MA9000 integrated amplifier is large, imposing and impossibly powerful. Rated at 300 watts per channel, the MA9000 is described by McIntosh as its biggest integrated amplifier.

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Reviews

REVIEW: KII AUDIO KIITHREE ACTIVE LOUDSPEAKERS

Active loudspeakers dominated this year's High End Show in Munich, Germany. The next generation of Hi-Fi products has arrived and Germany's Kii Audio is off to a flying start with their KiiTHREE Active Loudspeaker.

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A STELLAR STAX PERFORMANCE AT THE AUDIO EXPERTS

The Audio Experts’ purpose-built store features many dedicated listening rooms, a well-stocked Head-Fi Bar, and a perfect blend of 2-channel and Home Cinema equipment to suit all customers.

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VAN DEN HUL CRIMSON STRADIVARIUS PHONO CARTRIDGE, BY SPECIAL ORDER ONLY

When it came time to revise the Crimson moving coil cartridge, designer A.J. Van Den Hul, turned to Italy for his inspiration.

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REGA HAS THE VINYL WORLD COVERED WITH ATLAS

Rega has released a handy tool that will certainly find a place in any turntable enthusiast's arsenal of setup equipment. The Atlas tracking force gauge is a highly accurate, reliable and convenient piece of kit.

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KEF LS50 WIRELESS TIDAL HIFI SPECIAL OFFER

I wonder if KEF’s founder, Raymond Cooke, ever envisioned what a highly successful KEF branded speaker would look like nearly 60 years on from founding the company?

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SONY REDISCOVERS VINYL

In a dazzling example of never saying “never’’, Japanese electronics heavyweight Sony is back in the vinyl business.

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INTERNATIONAL HIFI SHOW SPOTLIGHTS SOUTH AUSTRALIAN AUDIO MANUFACTURERS

Launched in 2016, the Melbourne International Hi-Fi show is on track this year to earn the mantle of Australia’s Best Audio-Video Show two years in a row.

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BOULDER ASCENDS THE MOUNTAINTOP

Quirky, innovative, brilliant. Yes, indeedy, Boulder’s new 1160 stereo power amplifier is all that and more! Hyperbole? Hardly. You see, the 1160’s new chassis has been styled to highlight Boulder’s local geography.

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MICHELL TURNTABLES FINDS A NEW HOME

Michell Engineering has been building its turntables for about 40-years in its plant at scenic Borenhamwood in the Queen’s own country, England. Now, the iconic brand will now be handed locally by Radiance Audio Visual.

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