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McIntosh Announces New MCT80 SACD/CD Transport

McIntosh Announces New MCT80 SACD/CD Transport

McIntosh's latest SACD/CD transport, the MCT80, features an improved transport with a die-cast aluminum tray. It has one coaxial and one optical digital audio output, as well as one proprietary MCT connector to pass high-resolution SACD audio to compatible McIntosh... Continue Reading

Source Component News

In the world of audio there are so many different types of source components ranging from Compact Disc players to DVD-Audio and SACD players to turntables, USB digital to analog converters and much more. Keep up on the world of high end source components here with a full news archive designed to help make sense of the often complicated and ever changing world of audiophile sources. For those looking for reviews of SACD and DVD-Audio players, top performing audiophile turntables, USB DACs and more - check out this review archive page on HomeTheaterReview.com. Its loaded with reviews from the likes of Meridian, Krell, Mark Levinson, Benchmark Media, Wyred 4 Sound, Audio Research, Linn, Wadia and many others.

Source component news of all kinds can be found in here, from DVD players to SACD players to turntables.

Source Component News Archives

Jul 10, 2017

Rotel Debuts New Integrated Amp, Stereo Preamp, and CD Player

Rotel has introduced three new stereo components, as part of its 15 Series: the RA-1572 integrated amplifier (shown here, $1,699),... Continue Reading
Rotel Debuts New Integrated Amp, Stereo Preamp, and CD Player

May 13, 2017

McIntosh Announces New Integrated Amplifier and SACD Player

McIntosh announced new new products at the High End Show in Munich. First is the MA8900 integrated amplifier (shown here,... Continue Reading
McIntosh Announces New Integrated Amplifier and SACD Player

May 04, 2017

New D-M41 Music System From Denon

Denon has announced a new compact music system called the D-M41. Due out in June, the D-M41 combines a stereo... Continue Reading
New D-M41 Music System From Denon

May 02, 2017

Pro-Ject Introduces Two Beatles-Themed Turntables

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, Pro-Ject Audio Systems has introduced two special-edition turntables.... Continue Reading
Pro-Ject Introduces Two Beatles-Themed Turntables

Jan 23, 2017

New AirTV Player Combines Streaming Services and Over-the-Air Content

AirTV officially made its debut at CES 2017 with the new AirTV Player. A wholly owned subsidiary of Dish Network,... Continue Reading
New AirTV Player Combines Streaming Services and Over-the-Air Content

Dec 22, 2016

Bryston Introduces BCD-3 CD Player

Bryston has introduced a new CD player called the BCD-3. The DAC in this CD transport is built on the... Continue Reading
Bryston Introduces BCD-3 CD Player

Oct 08, 2016

PS Audio Debuts DirectStream Memory Player

At this week's Rocky Mountain Audio Fest in Colorado, PS Audio will show off the new DirectStream Memory Player. Based... Continue Reading
PS Audio Debuts DirectStream Memory Player

Aug 17, 2016

Pioneer Introduces X-CM56 Audio System

Pioneer has introduced a compact audio system, called the X-CM56, that includes a CD player, a USB port, an AM/FM... Continue Reading
Pioneer Introduces X-CM56 Audio System

Aug 15, 2016

Bryston Debuts BDP-π Digital Music Player

Bryston has introduced a new digital music player called the BDP-π (yes, that's pronounced BDP-Pi). This new model, available with... Continue Reading
Bryston Debuts BDP-π Digital Music Player

Aug 14, 2016

Marantz Introduces HD-CD1 CD Player

In September, Marantz will add the $599 HD-CD1 to its line of CD players. The new player is designed to... Continue Reading
Marantz Introduces HD-CD1 CD Player

Jul 08, 2016

Bryston Digital Music Players Are Now Roon Ready

Bryston has announced that its digital music players now support Roon Labs music management and playback software. A free firmware... Continue Reading
Bryston Digital Music Players Are Now Roon Ready

Jun 02, 2016

Bryston Announces BLP-1 Turntable

Bryston has announced the introduction of a new turntable. The BLP-1 features a 35mm Delrin platter with an integrated record... Continue Reading
Bryston Announces BLP-1 Turntable

May 30, 2016

Marantz Announces PM6006 Integrated Amp and CD6006 CD Player

In June, Marantz will add two new components to its stereo collection: the PM6006 integrated amplifier (shown here, $699) and... Continue Reading
Marantz Announces PM6006 Integrated Amp and CD6006 CD Player

May 05, 2016

DarbeeVision Launches DVP-5000S Image Processor

DarbeeVision has introduced its latest standalone image processor, the petite DVP-5000S ($249). Just connect the device via HDMI between your... Continue Reading
DarbeeVision Launches DVP-5000S Image Processor

Nov 25, 2015

Meridian Rolls Out Upgraded 808v6 Signature Reference CD Player

Meridian has announced the v6 version of the company's 800 Reference Series CD player, the 808. The updated version adds... Continue Reading
Meridian Rolls Out Upgraded 808v6 Signature Reference CD Player

Oct 07, 2015

DTS Play-Fi Adds New Hardware Partners and Streaming Services

In advance of next week's CEDIA Expo, DTS has announced new hardware partners, new streaming services, and new software updates... Continue Reading
DTS Play-Fi Adds New Hardware Partners and Streaming Services

Sep 07, 2015

Panasonic Unveils New Technics GC Series

At IFA, Panasonic unveiled several Technics products, including the new Grand Class (GC) Series--which features the SU-G30 network audio amplifier... Continue Reading
Panasonic Unveils New Technics GC Series

Aug 24, 2015

Russound Adds New Products to XStream Line

Russound has announced two new additions to its XStream product line: the XSource streaming audio player and the XZone4 multi-zone... Continue Reading
Russound Adds New Products to XStream Line

Aug 07, 2015

Microsoft to Add Over-the-Air DVR Support to Xbox One

PC World is reporting that Microsoft will soon add over-the-air DVR support to the Xbox One gaming console. In conjunction... Continue Reading
Microsoft to Add Over-the-Air DVR Support to Xbox One

Aug 06, 2015

PS Audio Announces Latest OS Update for DirectStream DAC

PS Audio has announced another OS update for its popular DirectStream DAC. According to the company, the latest update, dubbed... Continue Reading
PS Audio Announces Latest OS Update for DirectStream DAC

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