Written By11: Peter Familari

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FOCAL’S NEW AUSTRALASIAN DISTRIBUTOR

As exclusively reported by StereoNET NZ, Focal has appointed its current Australian distributor which is based in New Zealand, as the brand’s exclusive Australasian outlet.

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ROTEL STICKS WITH STEREO

With home cinema sales a blip on the audio sales radar, and two-channel systems led by turntables continuing to churn steadily, Rotel is staying with stereo.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

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MCINTOSH RELEASE MA5300 INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

Not long after we received a review sample of Mc’s $14,999 high-end integrated amplifier, came the announcement of a spanking new integrated called the MA5300.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

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REVIEW: INAKUSTIK CABLES

My last cables were keepers. Now they’re gone. So I’m taking a different approach to my Inakustiks, and I now describe them to my buddies as “end gamers thanks to my accountant."

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AUDIO-TECHNICA GOES WIRELESS

Audio-technica is on a roll. The headphone maestro is poised to continue unveiling a flurry of headphones with cables but it’s covering all the bases with its svelte AR5BT wireless, over ear model.

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SNEAK PEAK: HALCRO’S NEW ECLIPSE RANGE

When StereoNET exclusively announced Halcro's new ownership and return to market nearly 3 years ago, the news was met with much fanfare. Progress has been made and in just over five weeks time, the new Halcro will be on display to the world.

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AUDIO-TECHNICA RELEASES LIMITED EDITION ATH-M50XRD

You can take this to the bank: Audio Technica’s new version of its best selling M50 headphones is the brand’s license to print money. From the moment the first limited edition of the MX50 was released in 2012, it became wanted property by studio professio

Posted in: Headphones

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TRIANGLE GETS ACTIVE

Slinky French speaker brand Triangle has all the bases covered with its new Elara range of active and passive models. The Elara series has something to tempt everyone with prices starting at $799 and maxing out at $2599.

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ELAC’S ADANTE SPEAKERS, BETTER THAN THE REST

Leading German speaker brand Elac has gone with the moniker Adante for its new speaker range. Forget the dross about a rose by any other name because Elac knew exactly what it wanted to signify with the label, Adante.

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MCINTOSH RELEASES NEXT GENERATION MODELS

McIntosh is looking ahead and covering all the bases for the next generation of audiophiles and music lovers. So if you look closely at the new MA7200 integrated amplifier and MA7200 receiver, you won’t fail to spot a bundle of future-proofed features.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

Reviews

REVIEW: HULGICH AUDIO SERENADE LOUDSPEAKERS

Australian brand, Hulgich Audio's second creation and the second review for Hulgich on StereoNET. At an affordable $3840 depending on finish, how do they stack up against the flagship Astor loudspeakers we reviewed earlier this year? Read on.

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REDGUM AND LEGEND ARE A DYNAMIC DUO

Redgum and Legend speakers are proudly Australian but both brands have a global following. See them together in Room 1308 at this year's Melbourne International HiFi Show.

Posted in: HiFi Show