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MCINTOSH BOASTS NEW C2700 VALVE PREAMP

After 70 years, McIntosh has a lot it can be proud of and its new C2700 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier to be released later this month is no exception.

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GRYPHON ESSENCE PRE AND POWER AMPLIFIERS WORLD PREMIERE

Denmark-based high-end audio brand, Gryphon Audio Designs, will today reveal its Essence Pre and Power Amplifiers in a world premiere at the opening of the Hong Kong Advanced Audiovisual Exhibition.

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AUDIOQUEST MYTHICAL BEAST AND FOLK HEROES SPEAKER CABLES AVAILABLE NOW

AudioQuest has introduced two new ranges of speaker cables – Mythical Creatures and Folk Heroes – which promise to have pushed the company's high standards even further.

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KII AUDIO BXT BASS EXTENSION MODULES NOW AVAILABLE

The highly anticipated BXT bass extension modules for the Kii THREE active loudspeaker system are finally available in Australia.

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REVIEW: HESCHL AUDIO LABS HAL350 DAC AMPLIFIER

Setting out to design, develop, and manufacturer a new amplifier today is much harder than you can imagine, especially when the market has thousands of excellent amplifiers already. What drives a person to create another one?

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REVIEW: MEZE AUDIO EMPYREAN PLANAR MAGNETIC HEADPHONES

You know how they say that you should never meet your heroes? Well, after a couple of brief encounters with the Meze Audio Empyrean headphones at shows it was time to invite a pair home. 

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LUXMAN UNVEILS REVAMPED NEOCLASSICO AMP AND CD PLAYER

Luxman released its exquisite A4-sized SQ-N100 integrated valve amp and matching D-N100 CD player in 2007. It has now released a revamped series comprising the A4 sized SQ-N150 integrated amp and its companion CD player, the D-N150.

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OAD ULTRAFIDELITY ANNOUNCES UP1 PHONO PREAMP

Open Audio Designs, or OAD Ultrafidelity, the relatively new Australian audio manufacturer headed up by John DeSensi has announced the release of its first Phono Preamplifier, UP1.

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MCINTOSH’S C49 PREAMP IS THOROUGHLY MODERN

No brand is better placed to deliver high-end components that represent the best of analogue and digital. That’s what the new McIntosh C49 Preamplifier is poised to deliver without pausing for breath or missing a beat.

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NEW RELEASES FROM BANG & OLUFSEN

Luxury brand Bang & Olufsen is on a roll with a suite of recent new releases and product updates with Beoplay H9 Headphones, Beoplay A9 and Beosound Edge Brass.

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MARK LEVINSON INTRODUCES NO 5101 STREAMING SACD PLAYER

Mark Levinson introduced its new No 5101 Network Streaming, Super Audio CD (SACD) player and Digital to Analog Converter (DAC) at last week's High End Show in Munich.

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AUDIO RESEARCH RELEASES SPECIAL EDITION CD PLAYERS

Audio Research's newly updated REFCD9SE and CD6SE players are the components I most covet. I'd buy either or both if only I had the money to buy a ticket to their big dance.

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PRO-JECT GOES BACK TO DRAWING BOARD WITH NEW CD PLAYER

Pro-Ject has invested big money in its new proprietary CD mechanism for its new CD BOX RS2 T Transport and predicts that the humble CD has stacks of life left in it yet.

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REVIEW: MARK LEVINSON Nº585.5 INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

Mark Levinson's Nº585.5 is the brand's new flagship integrated amplifier - a $33,995 statement masterpiece and we at StereoNET were of course, very keen to hear it in action.

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MSB TECHNOLOGY ANNOUNCES S500 AND M500 POWER AMPLIFIERS

California's MSB Technology has announced two new amplifiers, the S500 Stereo Amplifier and the M500 Mono Amplifier.

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D’AGOSTINO MOMENTUM PRE-AMPLIFIER NOW IN HD

Building on the already impressive D'Agostino Momentum Preamplifier, a further round of upgrades now earns it 'HD' status.

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TECHDAS DEBUTS AIR FORCE ZERO TURNTABLE, BUT IF YOU NEED TO ASK THE PRICE ...

More details have finally emerged about turntable giant, TechDAS, and its flagship Air Force Zero turntable that weighs in at more than 500kgs!

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