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Stamp collectors are sissies and audiophiles are real men. Men who live alone in their mother's basement until age 45, but they are still cooler than stamp collectors. The love of audio, audiophilia and the art of music reproduction is both a luxury and a passion that is expensive and complicated. News of advancements in the world of audiophila is key to success to achieving the end game of audio perfection. Read news, reviews and insights on the topic of audiophilia on this HomeTheaterReview.com resource page.

Pioneer Launches Atmos Speaker System

Pioneer Launches Atmos Speaker System

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As with several other companies lately, Pioneer is announcing the launch of new products that bring Dolby Atmos technology home. Oddly, the 5.1 system doesn't feature Atmos' trademark overhead speakers, but rather a extra top-facing speaker on the top of... Read More

 
Onkyo Brings Dolby Atmos Home

Onkyo Brings Dolby Atmos Home

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Dolby Atmos, the enveloping sound system featuring over fifty speakers that debuted in theaters a while back, is coming home courtesy of Onkyo. Getting the most out of Atmos means adding a couple of overhead speakers to your existing setup.... Read More

 
Jaguar Sync Brings Your Audio With You

Jaguar Sync Brings Your Audio With You

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Some people think the car audio market has lots of untapped potential. Jaguar seems to agree and is planning on launching Jaguar Sync this August. Sync connects your smartphone with your car's audio system and automatically loads your setting preferences.... Read More

 
Agreement Reached For Hi-Res Audio

Agreement Reached For Hi-Res Audio

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It took a little while but "High Resolution Audio" now has an official, formal definition. The CEA, DEG and the Recording Academy worked together to define what thr term will mean to consumers and retailers. The official definition? "Lossless audio... Read More

 
GeekWave 32bit / 384 kHz Audio Player Drops

GeekWave 32bit / 384 kHz Audio Player Drops

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As hi-res audio slowly builds steam (between our own musings and Neil Young's attempts) more hi-res audio players enter the market. A new contender is the Geek Wave. With a price starting at $299, what really sets the Geek Wave... Read More

 
Xbox Music Locker Coming

Xbox Music Locker Coming

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Microsoft is combining its music and file storage solutions to create an online music storage locker. It will allow you to upload music from your PC with a special app, including music not sold in the Xbox Music store. From... Read More

 
HD Audio Coming To Apple iOS8

HD Audio Coming To Apple iOS8

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Apple is finally doing what many had speculated - bringing HD Audio support to its iOS platform. Details are scarce for right now, but this is good news for hi-res audio fans (like us). From Cnet iPhone and iPad users... Read More

 
HDtracks Reports 20% Increase In Downloads

HDtracks Reports 20% Increase In Downloads

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We're fans of high-resolution music here at HomeTheaterReview.com. So it's good to hear that HDtracks is doing well and adding more artists to their already impressive roster. From HDtracks HDtracks Sales Continue to Grow Across All Music Genres; Company Recently... Read More

 
High Resolution Music From Neil Young

High Resolution Music From Neil Young

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We've been big fans of high-resolution music here at HomeTheaterReview.com. It turns out so is Neil Young who started a Kickstarter pledge to get the PonoPlayer out to the masses. The oddly-triangular-shaped device is designed specifically for high resolution music.... Read More

 
New DAC From PS Audio

New DAC From PS Audio

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The onslaught of DAC's continue with PS Audio's new DirectStream DAC. According to PS Audio it is a revolutionary new way to improve the sound of your music. From PS Audio PS Audio, manufacturer of fine audio equipment for over... Read More