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STEREONET ACQUIRES AUDIOENZ AND EXPANDS TO NEW ZEALAND

While other Australian audio-video media outlets struggle, StereoNET continues to expand and prosper with its acquisition of New Zealand based AudioEnz.

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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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JBL ANNOUNCE FOUR NEW HEADPHONE MODELS

JBL round out their Everest 2.0 headphone range with four new Bluetooth only models. Given the Everest moniker, as you would expect the range is the flagship of the JBL headphone line-up for 2017 which includes Everest 110, 310, 710, and Elite 750NC.

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ONKYO AV RECEIVERS PRIMED FOR DOLBY ATMOS WITH NETFLIX

When it comes to streaming high quality movies, Onkyo and Netflix have one thing in common and it’s Dolby Atmos.

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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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AUDIO ACTIVE CONSOLIDATES BRAND LINEUP

Audio Active have announced they will cease distribution of Swedish brand, Primare, and work with a new yet-to-be appointed distributor to ensure a smooth transition.

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WATCH IN COMFORT WITH ROWONE

Australian distributor Audio Active has added home entertainment seating company RowOne to their portfolio, an up and coming brand which has been rapidly growing in the US.

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ADVANCING THE SUPPLY CHAIN

Advance Audio, the Australian distributors of highly renowned brands including KEF, Arcam, TruAudio and many more, have this week announced the launch of their new website and latest evolution of the company’s supply chain.

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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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A DECADE OF SUCCESS FOR SYDNEY AUDIO CLUB

Long before websites and forums such as StereoNET and many others like it around the world, audio clubs and societies were the only way to meet like-minded enthusiasts who understand our passion for high-fidelity sound and music.

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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

BLU-RAY REVIEW: LOGAN

In the near future, a weary Logan (Hugh Jackman) cares for an ailing Professor X (Patrick Stewart) at a remote outpost on the Mexican border. His plan to hide from the outside world gets upended when ...

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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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