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Mar 26, 2018

Apple TV 4K Streaming Media Player Reviewed

Adrienne Maxwell auditions the Apple TV 4K streaming media player, which supports 4K output and HDR in both the HDR10 and Dolby Vision formats. Continue Reading
Apple TV 4K Streaming Media Player Reviewed

Mar 21, 2018

MrSpeakers Aeon Flow Over-the-Ear Headphones Reviewed

A few years ago, I was at an audio show and had a chance to listen to some MrSpeakers headphones... Continue Reading
MrSpeakers Aeon Flow Over-the-Ear Headphones Reviewed

Mar 19, 2018

Technics OTTAVA f SC-C70 Premium All-in-One Music System Reviewed

Dennis Burger reviews the Technics OTTAVA f SC-C70 all-in-one music system--which combines an integrated amp, a CD player, and built-in speakers, with support for AirPlay, Bluetooth, Spotify Connect, TIDAL, and more. Continue Reading
Technics OTTAVA f SC-C70 Premium All-in-One Music System Reviewed

Mar 14, 2018

IsoAcoustics GAIA Acoustic Isolation Feet Reviewed

Normally I'm pretty apprehensive when it comes to products in the "audiophile tweaks" category. It's not that I think all... Continue Reading
IsoAcoustics GAIA Acoustic Isolation Feet Reviewed

Mar 12, 2018

Xbox One X Gaming Console Reviewed

Adrienne Maxwell auditions the Xbox One X gaming console to answer the question, "Can it serve as your complete all-in-one media player?" Continue Reading
Xbox One X Gaming Console Reviewed

Mar 07, 2018

PSB M4U 8 Noise-Canceling Wireless Headphones Reviewed

PSB Speakers is a Canadian loudspeaker company founded by Paul S. Barton. I love companies with a story, and PSB... Continue Reading
PSB M4U 8 Noise-Canceling Wireless Headphones Reviewed

Mar 05, 2018

Sony STR-DN1080 7.2-Channel AV Receiver Reviewed

Brian Kahn auditions Sony's $500 STR-DN1080 7.2-channel AV receiver, which offers a nice assortment of features and solid performance for the price. Continue Reading
Sony STR-DN1080 7.2-Channel AV Receiver Reviewed

Feb 28, 2018

YouTube TV Internet TV Service Reviewed

YouTube first launched its live Internet TV service in April 2017. Initially the service was only available in a few... Continue Reading
YouTube TV Internet TV Service Reviewed

Feb 26, 2018

Integra DLB-5 Object-Based Soundbar System Reviewed

Myron Ho auditions Integra's DLB-5 object-based soundbar system, which combines a standalone AV receiver, Atmos-friendly soundbar, and wireless subwoofer to deliver more flexibility and options than your average powered soundbar. Continue Reading
Integra DLB-5 Object-Based Soundbar System Reviewed

Feb 21, 2018

Mark Levinson ? 519 Digital Audio Player Reviewed

I recently sold my entire CD collection on decluttr.com for about $0.50 per disc. Sure, playing a CD can still... Continue Reading
Mark Levinson ? 519 Digital Audio Player Reviewed

Feb 19, 2018

Focal Sopra N�3 Floorstanding Speaker Reviewed

Ken Taraszka auditions Focal's Sopra N�3. The largest floorstander in the Sopra line, the N�3 is a three-way design with two 8.25-inch bass drivers, a 6.5-inch midrange driver, and a 1.13-inch pure Beryllium tweeter. Continue Reading
Focal Sopra N�3 Floorstanding Speaker Reviewed

Feb 14, 2018

AricAudio Transcend Series KT120 SE Stereo Amplifier Reviewed

After I wrote the article What's So Irresistible About a Single-Ended Triode (SET) Amp? I started to receive scores of... Continue Reading
AricAudio Transcend Series KT120 SE Stereo Amplifier Reviewed

Feb 12, 2018

Sony VPL-VW285ES 4K SXRD Projector Reviewed

Adrienne Maxwell auditions Sony's VPL-VW285ES 4K SXRD projector--the first native 4K model in Sony's projector lineup to be priced under $5,000. Continue Reading
Sony VPL-VW285ES 4K SXRD Projector Reviewed

Feb 07, 2018

Bricasti Design M1SE Dual Mono DAC Reviewed

Ben Shyman explores the M1SE dual mono DAC/preamplifier from Bricasti Design--a high-end DAC that is built like a tank and offers a full suite of digital inputs. Continue Reading
Bricasti Design M1SE Dual Mono DAC Reviewed

Feb 05, 2018

Marantz SR6012 9.2-Channel AV Receiver Reviewed

Dennis Burger auditions Marantz's $1,499 SR6012. This 9.2-channel AV receiver is loaded with features and delivers a very high level of performance. Continue Reading
Marantz SR6012 9.2-Channel AV Receiver Reviewed

Jan 31, 2018

HEOS 7 and HEOS 3 Wireless Tabletop Speakers Reviewed

Last year, I reviewed�the Marantz AV7703 AV processor, which has HEOS functionality built in. I decided to do a separate... Continue Reading
HEOS 7 and HEOS 3 Wireless Tabletop Speakers Reviewed

Jan 29, 2018

Pass Labs XA25 Stereo Amplifier Reviewed

In this week's featured review, Terry London auditions the XA25 amplifier from Pass Labs. This pure Class A stereo amplifier is rated at 25 watts RMS into eight ohms and 50 watts into four ohms. Continue Reading
Pass Labs XA25 Stereo Amplifier Reviewed

Jan 24, 2018

Audio-Technica ATH-SR9 Over-the-Ear Headphones Reviewed

There is a curious contrast between today's high-fidelity stereo market and many (probably most) headphones sold today. While the home-stereo... Continue Reading
Audio-Technica ATH-SR9 Over-the-Ear Headphones Reviewed

Jan 22, 2018

RIVA WAND Multiroom Wireless Speaker System Reviewed

Dennis Burger auditions RIVA's WAND Series of wireless, multiroom speakers: the smaller Arena ($249) and the larger Festival ($499). Continue Reading
RIVA WAND Multiroom Wireless Speaker System Reviewed

Jan 17, 2018

Control4 Triad One Streaming Amplifier Reviewed

Over the past few years, I've seen integrated amplifiers progress in ways that outpace the rest of the traditional, high-end... Continue Reading
Control4 Triad One Streaming Amplifier Reviewed

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