Acoustic Research releases audiophile UA1 DAC

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Acoustic Research has just debuted its new Digital and High-End Division, an entirely separate range from its affordable products, with the intention of bringing back the premium reputation of this 60 year old Hi-Fi brand. To kick things off, the company has just released the UA1 DAC which I managed to get some time with […]

PMC adds good looking sub to Twenty family

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British loudspeaker manufacturer PMC announced the launch of a new addition to the Twenty family at the Sound and Vision (aka The Bristol) Show 2015 in the form of the Twenty Sub. PMC has designed the Twenty-branded subwoofer for use with movies and music alike, with the Advanced Transmission Line (ATL) bass loading principle a […]

Oppo PM-3 planar magnetic portable headphones

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Oppo has just followed up on their amazing PM-1 and PM-2 headphones with some more portable and more wallet-friendly cans cleverly named PM-3. These new closed-back planar magnetic hephones are meant for audiophiles on the go. The PM-3 headphones are much more the size of traditional closed-backed over-ear headphones. This was made possible thanks to […]

Sony release audiophile SD Card – can I smell snake oil?

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I will openly admit that I am slowly opening up to the idea that there are things that can make your audio better, things that I was originally skeptical about. Where I have experinced first hand the difference some HiFI interconnects can make, I am still unconvinced by their digital brethren. Now Sony is trying […]

Arcam FMJ A49 mega amp now available

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When a company as renown as Arcam calls their latest integrated amplifier a “Mega-Amp” you know you’re in for a treat. The new Arcam FMJ A49 is now available in the UK. Arcam has unleashed their new A49 Glass-G integrated stereo amplifier on this fair isle. The UK designed and engineered FMJ A49 dishes out […]

Leema Libra – the premium upgradeable DAC from ex-BBC engineers

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Leema Acoustics’ super-DAC brings ex-BBC engineering expertise and replaceable, upgradeable audio tech to your digitally connected audio devices. When you are looking to invest a substantial amount of money in to purchasing any item, whether it be computer hardware or digital Hi-Fi componant, you need to be able to reassure yourself that it is as […]