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Jays q-JAYS Reference In-Ear Monitors Reviewed

Jays q-JAYS Reference In-Ear Monitors Reviewed

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars

By Steven Stone | Dec 7, 2016

 

Ever hear of Jays earphones? Me neither. But after meeting with the company at the Rocky Mountain Audio Fest and trying out its new reference in-ear monitors, the q-JAYS (starting at $279), I decided that we should get better acquainted....

Linear Tube Audio ZOTL40 MK.II Stereo Amplifier Reviewed

Linear Tube Audio ZOTL40 MK.II Stereo Amplifier Reviewed

Overall Rating
5 Stars

By Terry London | Nov 30, 2016

 

After my amazing experience reviewing the MicroZOTL2.0 preamplifier back in May, I was informed by Mark Schneider, owner/engineer of Linear Tube Audio, that he was coming out with a tube amplifier based on the same David Berning ZOTL design. The...

Epson Pro Cinema 6040UB LCD Projector Reviewed

Epson Pro Cinema 6040UB LCD Projector Reviewed

Overall Rating
5 Stars

By Adrienne Maxwell | Nov 28, 2016

 

Adrienne Maxwell auditions Epson's new Pro Cinema 6040UB, a fully featured 1080p LCD projector that supports pixel-shifting 4K Enhancement, HDR, and Wide Color Gamut technologies for an asking price of $3,999.

Aurum Cantus V7F Floorstanding Speaker Reviewed

Aurum Cantus V7F Floorstanding Speaker Reviewed

Overall Rating
5 Stars

By Terry London | Nov 23, 2016

 

I have always had a strong interest in reviewing a speaker that is manufactured by Aurum Cantus--for two reasons. First, this 30-year-old company is a highly respected OEM of the finest quality ribbon, AMT, and cone drivers that are used...

GoldenEar Technology Triton Two+ Loudspeaker Reviewed

GoldenEar Technology Triton Two+ Loudspeaker Reviewed

Overall Rating
5 Stars

By Dennis Burger | Nov 21, 2016

 

Dennis Burger reviews GoldenEar Technology's Triton Two+, an updated version of the Triton Two powered tower speaker that incorporates technologies from the company's acclaimed Triton One.

Questyle QP1R Portable Audio Player Reviewed

Questyle QP1R Portable Audio Player Reviewed

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars

By Brian Kahn | Nov 16, 2016

 

Brian Kahn explores the $899 QP1R portable audio player from Questyle. This well-built player supports a variety of file types (including DSD), can hold over 400 GB of music, and can drive a wide range of headphones.

Control4 EA-5 Home Automation System Reviewed

Control4 EA-5 Home Automation System Reviewed

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars

By Dr. Ken Taraszka | Nov 14, 2016

 

Ken Taraszka recently outfitted his new home with a complete home entertainment/automation system, built around the EA-5 system controller from Control4. Get all the details in this week's featured review.

Pass Labs INT-60 Integrated Amplifier Reviewed

Pass Labs INT-60 Integrated Amplifier Reviewed

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars

By Terry London | Nov 7, 2016

 

Terry London explores the Pass Labs INT-60, a 60-watt integrated amplifier (the first 30 watts are pure Class A) with balanced inputs and outputs.

SVS Prime Elevation Satellite Speaker Reviewed

SVS Prime Elevation Satellite Speaker Reviewed

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars

By Adrienne Maxwell | Nov 2, 2016

 

In a perfect world, all HT enthusiasts would own perfectly proportioned theater rooms where all speakers can be placed in the perfect position, at the perfect height. Sadly, our world is far from perfect, and so are most of the...

Focal Sopra N°2 Floorstanding Speakers Reviewed

Focal Sopra N°2 Floorstanding Speakers Reviewed

Overall Rating
5 Stars

By Jerry Del Colliano | Oct 31, 2016

 

Jerry Del Colliano reviews the stylish Sopra N°2 from Focal. This floorstanding model incorporates technologies and designs from the company's higher-end speaker lines and is destined to catch your eyes and your ears.

DALI Opticon 1 Loudspeaker Reviewed

DALI Opticon 1 Loudspeaker Reviewed

Overall Rating
4.5 Stars

By Steven Stone | Oct 26, 2016

 

Let's clear one thing up right from the get-go: DALI is short for Danish Audiophile Loudspeaker Industries and has nothing to do with a certain Spanish surrealist painter. Now that we've cleared that up, let's move on to more important...

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Marantz Announces New Premium 10 Hi-Fi Components

By HomeTheaterReview.com 12/07/2016

In January, Marantz will launch two new hi-fi products: a reference-quality SACD player/DAC and an integrated amplifier. Part of the new Premium 10 Series, the SA-10 SACD player/DAC (shown right, $6,999) and PM-10 integrated amplifier (shown below, $7,999) represent the...

Acoustic Geometry Introduces the CornerSorber Bass Absorber

By HomeTheaterReview.com 12/06/2016

Acoustic Geometry has introduced a new bass absorber called the CornerSorber. The product uses Mass-Loaded Vinyl (MLV) absorption membranes designed to reduce low-frequency room modes. The CornerSorber measures 24 by 42 inches, with a depth of six inches, and a...

YouTube Adds Live 4K Streaming

By HomeTheaterReview.com 12/05/2016

Last week, YouTube announced that the website now supports live 4K streaming for both standard videos and 360-degree videos. The site has supported 4K video playback for a number of years and recently added support for High Dynamic Range playback....

iHeartRadio Introduces Two On-Demand Subscription Options

By HomeTheaterReview.com 12/04/2016

iHeartRadio is adding two subscription-based services to its repertoire. iHeartRadio Plus, which will cost $4.99/month, delivers the same access to more than 850 radio stations that you get with the free service, but it adds the ability to instantly replay...

Tessera Completes Its Acquisition of DTS

By HomeTheaterReview.com 12/03/2016

Tessera Holding Corporation has announced that it has completed its acquistion of DTS, which was first announced back in September. The newly combined company will introduce a new corporate name, brand, and logo during the first quarter of 2017. From...

Netflix Adds Offline Viewing Option

By HomeTheaterReview.com 12/02/2016

Netflix has added an offline viewing option to the iOS and Android versions of the Netflix app. This allows users to download copies of select movies and TV shows to watch when a network connection is not available. Offline viewing...

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