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McIntosh Goes Modular – The C49 Preamplifier

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Audiohead|Tags: , , , , , , |

McIntosh C49

It can be proposed that any of the McIntosh general fare has a lot going on. It is usually true. But their newest preamplifier called the C49 really has the specs on paper to back it up, starting with a massive amount of ins and outs to tickle the fancy of just about any audio lover.

Before we get to the laundry list of I/O ports, it also pertinent to identify that this new pre also possesses several digital capabilities – all thanks to a new modular approach.… Read the full article

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Review: PEARS UT-125 – Tuning Pleasure

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Headfonia|Tags: , , , , |

Today we have a different kind of review for you; the PEARS UT-125 IEM tuning device. Let’s take a look at this interesting box and see what it offers.

Disclaimer: P-EAR-S sent me their UT-125 tuning device on loan. Once the review is finished, I will send it back to Switzerland. The brand is not affiliated with Headfonia. 

Intro

This review is quite different than most reviews of Headfonia. Normally we review In Ear Monitors, Headphones, Digital Audio Players and so forth.… Read the full article

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Best Intel processors 2019: the best CPUs from Team Blue

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: TechRadar|

The best Intel processor is a fine way to get a sweet new gaming PC up and running if you're looking to choose among the best processors to buy. And, while the debate between AMD and Intel is always raging, we went ahead and gathered up the best Intel processors, tested them and created this list. 

For years, Intel processors have been some of the best for gaming thanks to their high IPC (instructions per clock) performance, paired with high clock speeds.… Read the full article

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Mario Kart Tour: everything we know so far

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: TechRadar|

Despite a somewhat inconsistent record with smartphone games, Nintendo is continuing to add to its roster, revealing that its next effort will be a mobile Mario Kart.

Update: Mario Kart Tour is out in closed beta on Android, and we've updated this piece with what we know. In short: it looks to bring a faithful (though vertically-aligned) Mario Kart experience, though there seems to be a lot of in-game currencies and microtransactions you'll have to deal with to get all your favorite characters.Read the full article

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Tekton Design, Raven Audio – Lone Star Audio Fest 2019

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Audiohead|Tags: , , , , |

Tekton Design, Raven Audio at Lone Star Audio Fest 2019.

For three days and nights in Dallas, Texas, the recently updated Tekton Design Enzo XL tower loudspeakers did their best to run me through the full gambit of emotions. Sometimes trying my patience, I ultimately walked away with fond memories of my Texas roommate.

When I arrived at the Lone Star Audio Fest on Thursday, I was promptly lead to my quarters, where upon I discovered that I’d be sharing my suite with an exhibit system from the show. Raven Audio and Tekton Design had teamed up to show off the newly revised Enzo XL, which in person is more imposing than pictures do justice to convey.… Read the full article

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Mario Kart Tour mobile game is out in closed beta for Android users

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: TechRadar|

The next Nintendo mobile game, Mario Kart Tour, is officially out, but only in closed beta in the US and Japan and only on Android. Players and news outlets have already reported it’s a faithful 3D racing experience…with microtransactions and multiple in-game currencies.

That’s right – it’s free to play, at least in this beta version. It’s important to remember that the game may change based on feedback, especially its monetization, though Nintendo doesn’t shy away from the roulette-style “gacha” item buying, which appears again in Mario Kart Tour.… Read the full article

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The new Xbox Game Bar adds a fresh layer to gaming on Windows 10

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: TechRadar|

The Xbox features in Windows 10 have been fairly simple, with quick tools for capturing game footage and sharing it. That's changing today, just after the launch of the Windows 10 May 2019 Update

Now, the Xbox Game Bar includes extra overlay options for social features, audio, Spotify and more. Microsoft presented the details in an Inside Xbox announcement.

Before, pressing "Windows Key + G" while gaming would open up a simple overlay with tools to begin recording, capture screenshots, broadcast to Mixer and other tools related to capturing your gameplay.… Read the full article

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HIGH END 2019: Focal 40th Collection

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: AV Hub|

This year’s HIGH END 2019 coincided with French manufacturer Focal’s 40th Anniversary, so it used the Munich show to show off its entire 40th anniversary collection, which includes two new speakers.

Those two new speakers are the Focal Spectral 40th and the Focal Scala 40th, and of these two the Scala isn’t exactly new, it’s just a very limited edition of Focal’s existing Scala Utopia Evo three-way floor-stander. What makes the Scala 40th so special is its ‘Black Silver’ finish—mirror side panels and a matte graphic black baffle.… Read the full article

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Box update makes it easier to sort out your storage

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: TechRadar|

Cloud content management company Box has announced its all new Box Relay to help simplify business processes across organization's extended enterprise of employees, partners and customers.

The company's revamped version of its key workflow product features a powerful new workflow engine, simplified user experience and a rich menu of triggers, conditions and outcomes that will make it easier for businesses to automate processes around content and improve efficiency without the need for intensive IT support.

Chief product officer at Box, Jeetu Patel explained why the company chose to revamp Box Relay, saying:

“Enterprise workflows built around content like document reviews and approvals and employee on-boarding and off-boarding need to be reimagined.… Read the full article

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Frazier Pro Horns

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: ItisHifi - Vintage|Tags: |

Jeffrey Jackson sent the link to these horns on eBay.  These Frazier horns are amazing and rare. Has anyone seen anymore of these out in the wild???

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