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Qobuz Named Official Streaming Platform of CanJam SoCal: June 22-23 in LA

By | June 19th, 2019|Categories: Positive Feedback|Tags: |

Qobuz, the certified Hi-Res streaming and download service, has been named the official streaming platform of CanJam SoCal 2019. Taking place on June 22-23 at the Orange County Irvine Marriott, CanJam is the world’s premier headphone audio show, featuring a wide array of the world’s most innovative headphone and personal/portable audio brands.

Qobuz, which launched in the US in February after a decade of success in Europe, is now playing an integral role in the expanding higher-quality music ecosystem. Designed with audiophiles in mind, it serves the substantial audience for enhanced listening (estimated by MusicWatch as 32M) by bringing Hi-Res music (1,000 albums/month are now released in Hi-Res according to the RIAA) to a hybrid streaming and download platform.… Read the full article

Studio Electric Loudspeakers announces the release of their new F2 floor standing speaker.

By | June 18th, 2019|Categories: Positive Feedback|Tags: |

Studio Electric Loudspeakers announces the release of their new F2 floor standing speaker. Building on the success of their well-regarded M4 monitor and larger FS1, the F2 is the company’s attempt to redefine what can be achieved in an under $10K floor standing speaker. According to veteran designer David MacPherson, “Our monitors have been praised as a “new reference” by reviewers and by owners. Now we want to offer a larger speaker that retains the same great sonic characteristics as the M4.”

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The F2 is a 2½ way speaker using (2) of Studio Electric’s proprietary HighX™ woofers and a recently developed 1” soft dome tweeter.… Read the full article

Qobuz Chosen as Official Hi-Res Streaming Service at CE Week 2019

By | June 5th, 2019|Categories: Positive Feedback|Tags: |

CE Week Takes Over Jacob K. Javits Center, June 12-13

Qobuz, the certified Hi-Res hybrid streaming and download service, has been named the official Hi-Res streaming service of CE Week. Taking place June 12th and 13th at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in NYC, CE Week showcases the best in innovation and emerging trends in technology, and is the North American leg of IFA, the world’s largest technology trade show.

Qobuz, which launched in the US in February after a decade of success in Europe, is now playing an integral role in the expanding higher-quality music ecosystem.… Read the full article

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Qobuz Announces Yamaha Integration in the U.S.

By | June 3rd, 2019|Categories: Positive Feedback|Tags: |

Users can now stream in true 24-bit / 192 kHz, certified Hi-Res on their Yamaha devices in the United States

Qobuz, the world’s first and only certified Hi-Res streaming service, is now available in full 24-bit / 192 kHz Hi-Res on select current-model Yamaha home audio products in the United States. With the Yamaha MusicCast app, Qobuz will now be able to stream through a single device or on multiple MusicCast devices throughout the home.

Read more about how to get the most out of Yamaha HERE

Qobuz officially launched on February 14th in the U.S., entering its first non-European territory since it was founded in Paris in 2007.… Read the full article

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VH Audio launches new V-Cap ODAM series Audio Capacitors

By | May 27th, 2019|Categories: Positive Feedback|Tags: |

NORTH PRAIRIE, WI May 23rd. 2019/VH Audio/- Chris VenHaus, the President and Head Designer of VH Audio, announced the official launch of the new V-Cap™ ODAM series of high-end audio capacitors.

The ODAM series (Oil Damped Advanced Metalized) is a ‘wet’, hermetically sealed capacitor that offers superior performance in a compact form factor, for audio signal coupling (interstage or output), speaker crossovers, and power supply bypassing. More information may be found at: www.v-cap.com.  

Since the introduction of VH Audio’s award-winning V-Cap TFTF series of capacitors in 2004, V-Caps have earned an unparalleled reputation among audiophiles, musicians, and equipment makers for absolute musicality, and have been voted the best-sounding capacitors available on the market in numerous independent shoot-outs.… Read the full article

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INTRODUCING THE VT-500 PHONO PREAMPLIFIER

By | May 27th, 2019|Categories: Positive Feedback|Tags: |

Cary Audio has always supported playback of vinyl records, and today there is a revival of the LP as a serious format, both for audiophiles and for the general music public. With the new VT-500, even the most demanding vinyl enthusiast will realize this exotic unit is dedicated to nothing short of incomparable vinyl playback.

The VT-500 is a vacuum tube stereo phono preamplifier utilizing four (4) 6SL7 dual triode tubes. The RIAA equalization curve is derived from a passive RC circuit located between the two gain stages.… Read the full article

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Clean, Affordable Power from AudioQuest

By | May 22nd, 2019|Categories: Positive Feedback|Tags: |

With PowerQuest, all audio/video enthusiasts can enjoy the benefits of clean, uncompressed AC power.

With the award-winning Niagara Series of AC power products, AudioQuest takes a comprehensive approach toward effectively addressing the various ways in which AC power is corrupted in today’s highly volatile electronics environment. Met with near-universal acclaim, the Niagara Series has invigorated the AC power market, its technologies gradually making their way into other products, including AudioQuest’s Storm, Wind, and NRG Series of AC power cables. 

Yet for many who’ve wanted to experience the dramatic benefits of clean, uncompressed power in their own audio/video systems, the last remaining hurdle has been the price of entry.… Read the full article

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GALILEO POWECELL SX

By | May 17th, 2019|Categories: Positive Feedback|Tags: |

The Galileo PowerCell SX is both evolution and revolution with four times the Active Filtration of the PowerCell 12 SE thanks to eleven more densely packed Active Electromagnetic Cells to the PowerCell 12 SE’s six EM Cells. The power supply for biasing the internal EM Cells has been completely re-engineered to have a lower noise floor, and a new field generator for biasing both Ground and AC allows your system to convey higher resolution in a more open soundfield with enhanced musicality.… Read the full article

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Tribute to Elis Regina and Toots Thielemans with Daria/Brian Byrnes

By | May 13th, 2019|Categories: Positive Feedback|Tags: |

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V-Cap realigns North American dealer network for improved customer service

By | May 11th, 2019|Categories: Positive Feedback|Tags: |

NORTH PRAIRIE, WI May 9th. 2019/VH Audio/- Chris VenHaus, the President and Head Designer of VH Audio, announced today that effective May 10th, 2019 the company’s V-Cap™ line of high-end audio capacitors will be retailed exclusively through VH Audio, in North America. The V-Cap dealer organization in Europe and Asia will be unaffected by this change.

When asked about the decision, VenHaus stated; “Many of our customers are OEMs and Mod Pros who have worked with us learn how to deploy our capacitors to achieve world class results.… Read the full article

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