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Jun 26, 2011

MK Updates the S-150 Loudspeaker

MK has finally decided to update the loudspeaker that is one of the most important in the company's legacy: the S-150. The S-150 will be replaced by the S-150MKII THX Ultra2. As suspected, there will be a significant technological upgrade. Continue Reading
MK Updates the S-150 Loudspeaker

May 23, 2011

Episode Announces ES-700 Tower Speaker

Episode Speakers has announced a new model, the ES-700 tower speaker. This new floorstanding speaker carries a lot of impressive design features and a very agreeable price tag. Continue Reading
Episode Announces ES-700 Tower Speaker

May 22, 2011

Klipsch Launches a Line for Best Buy

Klipsch has planned an update to their Icon speaker series. These new speakers, which include floorstanding models, bookshelf models, and a center channel, will only be available at Best Buy. Continue Reading
Klipsch Launches a Line for Best Buy

May 13, 2011

MartinLogan Now Shipping Theos Electrostatic Loudspeaker

MartinLogan has begun shipping their most affordable electrostatic speaker that the company has to offer, the Theos. While the Theos may lack in price, it does not lack in features. Continue Reading
MartinLogan Now Shipping Theos Electrostatic Loudspeaker

Mar 21, 2011

MartinLogan Ships New Electrostatic Loudspeaker, More Affordable than Ever

If you're an audiophile working on a budget, MartinLogan has just the thing for you. Their latest Electrostatic Loudspeaker, the ElectroMotion-ESL, comes with a 34-inch tall electrostatic panel and a price tag of only $1,995 per pair. Later this spring, MartinLogan will add a matching center and surround channels with the Folded Motion XT technology. Continue Reading
MartinLogan Ships New Electrostatic Loudspeaker, More Affordable than Ever

Feb 21, 2011

New Home Theater Trend - 2.1 Speaker Surround Sound

The latest trend in home theater technology is 2.1 speaker surround sound. This allows audio and video enthusiasts to bring investment grade audiophile gear to an audio video system. Previously, the equipment was practically considered disposable. Continue Reading
New Home Theater Trend - 2.1 Speaker Surround Sound

Feb 14, 2011

Magico Introduces the QPods

Magico QPods are here. Magico maintains that by employing a combinationof extensional damping, constrained-layer damping and vibrational isolation, the overall system Q factor was brought to ideal levels which allowed them to create the model and the name. The QPods are being introduced to improve front-end system performance. Continue Reading
Magico Introduces the QPods

Feb 10, 2011

Aperion Audio Unwraps the Aperion Verus Forte Home Theater Speakers

The newest products from Aperion Audio are the Aperion Verus Forte line of home theater speakers. The new line delivers the same sleek look as the Verus Grand series but is more petite in stature and has slender curves. Continue Reading
Aperion Audio Unwraps the Aperion Verus Forte Home Theater Speakers

Feb 07, 2011

Whale Hunting In The Desert - $20,000 Plus AV Components Are Everywhere At CES

Many of the products at the January 2011 Consumer Electronics Show indicate that despite the poor state of the economy, companies are still looking to make sales of big ticket items. The market for these products is getting smaller and smaller due to the economy, but that doesn't appear to be stopping companies from trying to sell these high priced items. Continue Reading
Whale Hunting In The Desert - $20,000 Plus AV Components Are Everywhere At CES

Jan 27, 2011

MartinLogan Introduces Motion LX Series with High-Performance Bookshelf and Tower Speakers

MartinLogan has introduced the new Motion LX Series which features Bookshelf and Tower models of speakers. They feature traditional quality wood craftsmanship and minimalistic elegance. In addition, there are extensive performance improvements that will keep users on the cutting edge of audio technology. Continue Reading
MartinLogan Introduces Motion LX Series with High-Performance Bookshelf and Tower Speakers

Jan 10, 2011

Boston Acoustics Debuts A Series Loudspeakers

Boston Acoustics has introduced the new A Series loudspeakers. The A Series includes two floorstanding speakers, the company's flagship 3-way A 360, with dual 6 1/2" wooders and a 3 1/2" midrange, the two-way Model A 250 with dual 5 ΒΌ" woofers; two two-way bookshelf models. Continue Reading
Boston Acoustics Debuts A Series Loudspeakers

Dec 09, 2010

Wisdom Introduces the New Wisdom Series

Wisdom has introduced the new Series LS4 and LS3, new modular line source loudspeaker systems designed by a team directed by David Graebener of Wisdom Audio. The series are comprised of newly designed individual modules 20" in height, each incorporating two planar magnetic midrange drivers flanking a planar magnetic high frequency driver in a vertical line source configuration. Continue Reading
Wisdom Introduces the New Wisdom Series

Nov 15, 2010

JBL Synthesis Introduces Top-of-the-line LCR Loudspeaker

The new SK2-3300 LCR loudspeaker from JBL Synthesis has driver technologies directly derived from the company's flagship Project Everest DD66000 speaker. The SK2-3300 LCR is a three-way, THX Ultra2-certified speaker with compression drivers used for the highest frequencies due to their reportedly superlative dynamic range, transient response and resolution. Continue Reading
JBL Synthesis Introduces Top-of-the-line LCR Loudspeaker

Nov 09, 2010

Aperion Audio Unveils Aperion Verus Grand Speakers

Aperion Audio has unveiled its newest line of home theater speakers: the Aperion Verus Grand. The Verus Grand is designed to be the high-end compliment to the Aperion Intimus line of home theater speakers. The new addition allows audio enthusiasts to configure a well-matched five channel home theater system. Continue Reading
Aperion Audio Unveils Aperion Verus Grand Speakers

Oct 31, 2010

Meridian Offers Trade Up Program

Meridian has announced a new trade up program which will offer the minimum value trade up price to existing loudspeaker customers against the purchase of its latest digital active models. Many people are disappointed that the company is offering the bare minimum rather than making trade value dependent on the condition of the trade in product. Continue Reading
Meridian Offers Trade Up Program

Oct 04, 2010

Wharfedale Opus2 Lineup Displayed At CEDIA 2010

Sound Import debuted the Wharfedale Opus2 loudspeakers at CEDIA 2010. They are a complete range of home theater and stereo models that include two bookshelf speakers, three floorstanding towers, two center channel speakers and two wall-mountable surround loudspeakers. Continue Reading
Wharfedale Opus2 Lineup Displayed At CEDIA 2010

Oct 01, 2010

Wharfedale Introduces The Diamond 10 Series

The new Diamond 10 Series was introduced at CEDIA 2010 by Sound Import, the exclusive American distributor for Wharfedale loudspeakers. The new products include 16 bookshelf, floorstanding, center channel and surround models as well as three powered subwoofers. Continue Reading
Wharfedale Introduces The Diamond 10 Series

Sep 26, 2010

MartinLogan Introduces Full-Sized XStat Electrostatic Loudspeaker Series

MartinLogan's brand new ElectroMotion Series features the thin film transducer technologoies, electrostatic and compact Folded Motion. The ElectroMotion Series floorstanding loudspeaker, the ElectroMotion ESL (EM-ESL),will feature the lowest priced full-size XStat electrostatic transducer ever offered by MartinLogan. Continue Reading
MartinLogan Introduces Full-Sized XStat Electrostatic Loudspeaker Series

Sep 12, 2010

Boston Acoustics Expands Reflection Series

Boston Acoustics has expanded its mid-level Reflection Series, adding a new three-way floorstanding speaker: the RS 326. It features a piano-black finish, rounded edges and magnet-mount grilles that line up with the baffle which the company claims nearly eliminates acoustic diffraction. Continue Reading
Boston Acoustics Expands Reflection Series

Sep 08, 2010

Aperion Audio Announces Wireless Home Theater System

Along with Apps and Internet connectivity the next big trend in the AV space, especially home theater, is wireless technology, specifically loudspeakers. Aperion Audio, one of the industry's leading Internet direct retailers, is looking to cash in on the new trend with the release of their first wireless home theater speaker system. Continue Reading
Aperion Audio Announces Wireless Home Theater System

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