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MELBOURNE HIFI SHOW: GIVEAWAYS

Thanks to our friends at Sennheiser, Interdyn and Devialet, we have some amazing giveaways up for grabs just by purchasing your HiFi Show tickets online between now and Tuesday 17th November 2017.

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IKEA BRINGS BUDGET WIRELESS CHARGING TO NEW IPHONES

One great feature of the new 2018 iPhones is no-contact Wireless Charging using the Qi (Chi) standard, which is also supported by some existing Android phones. IKEA’s new USA ad campaign, takes the ‘p' out of Apple Slogans to promote their new 2018 iPhone

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HOW TO: PLAY FLAC MUSIC ON YOUR IPHONE

The web has been full of stories on how to play FLAC files on an iPhone this week. It's not all true. Here’s StereoNET’s tried and tested how-to guide.

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MEET CHORD’S JOHN FRANKS AND ROB WATTS FOR POLY PREVIEW IN MELBOURNE

The wait is over for Chord Electronics' POLY, the ultimate upgrade for the MOJO Portable Headphone Amplifier and DAC. Three events will be held in Melbourne this month where you can meet Chord's John Franks and Rob Watts.

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KEF LS50 WIRELESS TO BE ROON READY

There’s two products that I’ve really, really enjoyed in recent times. KEF’s LS50 Wireless, still the prime contender for StereoNET’s Product of the Year 2017, with our review from earlier this year already attracting more than 20,000 pairs of eyeballs...

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FOXTEL AND DENDY A DONE DEAL

Foxtel has hammered out an agreement with Dendy Cinema that creates a new model for new local and international movie releases.

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MQA GAINING TRACTION WITH LG PHONES AND SONY HI-RES PORTABLES

The emerging MQA music format has divided consumers, industry commentators and music industry execs since its release.

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CONNECTING THE DOTS WITH ORIGIN ACOUSTICS AND VALET

Amazon's Alexa has proven the world is ready for voice control and Origin Acoustics are promising an even more seamless interface between human and machine.

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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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AIRPLAY 2 GAINING TRACTION WITH SOUND UNITED BRANDS

The announcement of Apple's AirPlay 2 is pretty big news as far as multi-room audio platforms go, and now it's gaining traction from some of the world's biggest brands in audio.

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BLUOS BREAKS FREE

BluOS, the multi-room audio technology that found life bundled within the Bluesound streaming audio product range has now taken on its own identity.

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GALLERY: HIGH END SHOW, MUNICH 2017

Munich's High End Show is without doubt the highlight of the show calendar each year. 2017's event had an even larger International focus and high caliber of visitors. Read on for our full photo gallery.

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VINYL FOR THE 21ST CENTURY - THE RAW SPACE EXPERIENCE

Unless you’ve been idling on a remote desert island for the last few years, you’ll have read about Streaming ad nausea. Streaming music is clearly here to stay but it’s also evolving to a point where we now have an artist creating an...

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IPHONE EXTERNAL DAC WOES WITH LATEST IOS UPDATE

Users taking advantage of the lightning-to-USB adaptor in order to use external DACs with iPhones are reporting issues since Apple's latest iOS 10.3 software update.

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SENNHEISER JUST MADE IT PERSONAL

If you’re not willing to compromise when it comes to TV sound and a bulky Soundbar is out of the question, then Sennheiser's Flex 5000 might be just the ticket.

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BREAKING NEWS: SOUND UNITED ACQUIRES D&M HOLDINGS

Sources today have told StereoNET that Sound United, the parent company of brands including BOOM, Polk Audio and Definitive Technology, have acquired D+M Group.

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GET SOME CLARITY, ALEXA SMART SPEAKER

What happens when you combine a tablet, wireless speakers and Amazon's Alexa? The answer is Clarity, an Android touchscreen smart speaker that is Alexa enabled.

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