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REVIEW: EAT B-SHARP TURNTABLE

Who would have thought that here in the year 2017 that vinyl collecting and turntable production would still be going strong? Nic Tatham takes a closer look at the B-Sharp Turntable from European Audio Team.

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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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REVIEW: SENNHEISER HD 4.50 WIRELESS HEADPHONES

Have Sennheiser used their decades of R&D to crack the code to making high quality, yet affordable noise-cancelling headphones? Or were a few too many corners cut just to bring the price down this low? Let’s dig deeper in our review.

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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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REVIEW: MONITOR AUDIO BRONZE 6 LOUDSPEAKERS

Just what can you expect from Monitor Audio's Bronze 6 loudspeakers for just $1599 pair? Read on and discover why Peter Familari suggests the Bronze 6 is a candidate for StereoNET's 'Best In Class' award for 2017.

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REVIEW: KEF R900 FLOORSTANDING LOUDSPEAKERS

In recent years, KEF has extensively widened their scope, producing products such as headphones, TV sound bars, architectural speakers, and surround sound systems. Despite this, the true heart of KEF is in their Hi-Fi range.

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REVIEW: BLUESOUND PULSE SOUNDBAR

Bluesound has continued to set standards and go where no other wireless audio brand has gone. We take a closer look at the PULSE Soundbar.

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REVIEW: NORDOST SORT KONES - A SCEPTICS BACKFLIP

What started as a Nordost Sort Kones product demonstration in Sydney last month, turned into an enlightening experience for this audiophile's journey.

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REVIEW: STAX SRS-3100 ELECTROSTATIC EARSPEAKER SYSTEM

Few brands remain so strictly loyal to an original formula, and it’s fascinating to witness such commitment in a world where audio products and technology changes in a heartbeat. Jensy, our next-gen HeadFi enthusiasts takes on Stax.

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REVIEW: MOBILE FIDELITY ULTRADECK TURNTABLE

MoFi’s new Ultradeck turntable got Peter Familari dreaming recently. Dreaming it was 1961 again and the record labels were pressing new vinyl albums by the millions, and millions of turntables continued to turn.

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REVIEW: VIENNA ACOUSTICS BEETHOVEN BABY GRAND SYMPHONY EDITION LOUDSPEAKERS

Seasoned reviewer Nic Tatham takes on the Vienna Acoustics Slim Floorstander for his return to audio and first review for StereoNET.

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BLU-RAY REVIEW: ALIEN COVENANT

Alien Covenant is a very worthy entry into the Alien franchise and light years beyond some of its predecessors. there’s a lot to like here. Alien Covenant moves along at a breakneck pace, particularly in the last half of the film, chewing through its ...

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REVIEW: PIONEER A-70DA INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

Pioneer's latest integrated amplifier delivers on all levels and punches well above it's weight. You might want to buy one before they put the price up! Read on for the full review.

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REVIEW: AUDIO-TECHNICA ATH-DSR9BT WIRELESS OVER EAR HEADPHONES

The entry level ATH-DSR7BT we reviewed recently left us curious about what the ATH-DSR9BT flagship model would bring to the table. Read on for an in-depth review.

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REVIEW: ELAC DISCOVERY MUSIC SERVER

You've likely heard of Roon by now, "the music player for music lovers" but the cost of admission may have held you back. ELAC's Discover Music Server may be just the ticket. Read on to understand more about Roon Essentials.

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REVIEW: BOWERS & WILKINS 805D3 LOUDSPEAKERS

If B&W’s new 805D3 speakers were human, they’d be the perfect long-term companion. We take a closer look at the latest offering from one of the biggest loudspeaker names in the world.

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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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REVIEW: ALO AUDIO CONTINENTAL V5 PORTABLE TUBE HEADPHONE AMPLIFIER

The Continental V5 represents another well-regarded collaboration between renowned engineer Vinnie Rossie of Red Wine Audio and ALO Audio. We take a closer look.

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REVIEW: BENQ X12000 4K UHD LED HOME CINEMA PROJECTOR

BenQ announced the arrival of two new true 4K home theatre projectors this year. True to form, they broke new price ground with the release of the $7,999 W11000 and more specifically, the $9,999 X12000 4K LED Projector which we take a closer look at.

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REVIEW: AUDIO-TECHNICA ATH-DSR7BT WIRELESS OVER-EAR HEADPHONES

At the beginning of 2017, Audio-Technica unveiled their latest wireless headphones at the CES Show in Las Vegas. The range consisted of two models: ATH-DSR9BT, and ATH-DSR7BT. We take a closer look at the DSR7BT.

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REVIEW: KLIPSCH STREAM WIRELESS MULTI-ROOM AUDIO

Klipsch, a brand renowned for its horn loaded speakers is the latest to break into the wireless multi-room segment that is still dominated by Sonos. Have Klipsch done enough to break into this highly contested category? We take a look.

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MUSIC REVIEW: JEN GLOECKNER

This is perhaps less a review and more an overview of three albums by Iowa based artist JEN GLOECKNER, covering Miles Away (2003), Mouth of Mars (2010), and Vine (2017).

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REVIEW: HULGICH AUDIO ASTOR LOUDSPEAKERS

StereoNET reviews new Australian brand, Hulgich Audio, and their flagship Astor floorstanding 3-Way loudspeaker that quite simply offers a hell of a lot of speaker for the money.

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REVIEW: AVM EVOLUTION A3.2 INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

For a brand that's been around for over 30 years, you could be forgiven for having never head of AVM Audio, at least in Australia. Overseas however, it's very well known. We take a look at the A3.2 Integrated Amplifier.

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