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DS Audio’s assault on high end analog

DS Audio’s assault on high end analog

Japanese cartridge manufacturer DS Audio has just raised the bar significantly on their optical phono cartridge platform. We’ve reviewed a couple of their cartridges in the past, along with their own proprietary equalizer (necessary for use with an optical cartridge) to great result. Read More ->


Monster integrated from McIntosh – the MA12000

Monster integrated from McIntosh – the MA12000

Today, McIntosh announces their mighty MA12000 integrated amplifier. The MSRP is $14,000, and if you’ve got a shelf capable of holding it, this looks to be a fantastic product. Read More ->


Naim Audio updates Control 4 interface

Naim Audio updates Control 4 interface

While connected audio isn’t our usual cup of, Naim Audio has updated their Control 4 driver to include “advanced music-streaming functionality.” This will let you control multiple Naim devices through your Control 4 system. Read More ->


The latest desktop system from Technics

The latest desktop system from Technics

Technics has just announced a new, Mk.2 version of their successful SC-C70… While they haven’t given us a full MSRP yet, the MK1 tipped the scales just under $1,000, so we suspect this will be somewhat the ballpark number for the Mk. Read More ->


McIntosh returns to mobile audio with Jeep

McIntosh returns to mobile audio with Jeep

It’s hitting the web today, that McIntosh is providing the audio system for the concept car, that will eventually become the new Jeep Grand Wagoneer next year. Read More ->


New Premium Integrated Amp from Technics…

New Premium Integrated Amp from Technics…

Building on the success they’ve achieved in the high end audio market over the last six years, Technics brings a new integrated amplifier, with some exciting new digital technology. Read More ->