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Sonus faber Aida: TONEAudio's Product of the Year for 2012


995: Sounds that Won’t Break the Bank
AudioQuest’s DragonFly
Blue Aura Blackline Integrated Amp

By Mark Marcantonio

Old School:  The Krell KSA-50
By Ken Kessler

Ground Zero:  A Quest for the First System
By Jeff Dorgay

Macro: Sound for Small Spaces

AKG K702 65th Anniversary Edition Phones

Logitech UE 9000 Phones
By Michael Liang

Tone Style

The Gorbals Restaruant
By Jeff Dorgay

McIntosh McAire: First Look!

AViiQ Quick Change USB Dock

Angry Birds Star Wars

The Modern Record Console

Revolution Acoustics

The Wino: Champagne!
By Monique Meadows


Current Releases:

Fresh Releases in the Pop/Rock World
By the TONE Staff

Bob Gendron’s Rock and Pop Favorites

The Year’s best audiophile Pressings

The Year’s Best Box Sets
By Bob Gendron


Light Harmonic DaVinci DAC

AVID Ingenium Turntable

Ortofon Cadenza Bronze MC Cartridge

Bryston BHA-1 Headphone Amplifier

From The Web:

Kronos Turntable

Durand Talea Tonearm

Creek Audio Wyndsor Phonostage

TONEAudio’s 2012 Products of the Year:


Sonus faber Aida Loudspeaker
By Jeff Dorgay

AudioTechnica AT-OC9 III Cartridge
By Tim Moyers

Robert Koda Takumi K-10 Preamplifier
By Jeff Dorgay

VPI Traveler Turntable
By Jerold O’Brien

Totem Acoustic Mani-2 Speakers
By Lawrence Devoe

AMG V-12 Turntable
By Jeff Dorgay