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Stax Releases A New Flagship – The Stax 009S

By | April 24th, 2018|Categories: Audiohead|Tags: , , , , , |

The website is still fairly patchy on the whole affair, but it appears that STAX has a new flagship headphone that will sit atop the predominant 009 in the electrostatic headphone category. The new SR-009S boasts a “sound element with new fixed electrodes” and while some of the English-version of the Japan-based company website is lost in translation the following does shed some light as to the differences from the previous 9 flagship:

“The SR-009S evolved further the electrode established in the SR-009 as the integration of present technology. Read the full article

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A New Flagship Launches from Ultimate Ears – The UE 18+ Pro

By | December 16th, 2016|Categories: Audiohead|Tags: , , , , , |

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Its been a long time coming, but Ultimate Ears has finally bought out a new big gun. We heard much improvement from the company’s proprietary True Tone Drivers in the [UE Pro Reference Remaster], so things are shaping up in a very positive direction for the new 6 driver-per-ear flagship that utilizes the same type of updated balanced armature technology.

Like the 18 before it, the new “plus” internals include a four-way crossover and triple-bore design. The website boasts: “6 proprietary balanced armature drivers divided into 4 frequency bands.… Read the full article

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BenQ W11000 4K DLP Projector

By | December 9th, 2016|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Raising the Bar

by Dick Tan

 

BenQ's W11000 is not only a high-end performance projector it is gorgeous looking too
BenQ’s W11000 is not only a high-end performance projector it is gorgeous looking too

 

As we draw towards the end of 2016 the home theatre projection world appears to come alive and is abuzz with launch activities that has introduced, within a two-month period, a record number of projectors in such a short span of time.

 

One of the more interesting product launched was BENQ’s W11000, the company’s new flagship projector and the first DLP based 4K home theatre projector.… Read the full article

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Klipsch R-115 SW Sub-woofer

By | September 29th, 2016|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Bigger, Better

by Dick Tan

 

Flagship of the Klipsch Reference Series of active subwoofers, the R-115 SW goes deeper, louder and clearer than most competing subs at its class
Flagship of the Klipsch Reference Series of active sub-woofers, the R-115 SW goes deeper, louder and clearer than most competing subs at its class

 

It was not too long ago, a couple of months perhaps, that my colleague Venoth Nair wrote about the Klipsch R-112 SW sub-woofer and ended up so enamoured he purchased it.

 

In his opinion the R-112 SW at approximately RM4, 300 is possibly one of the most hard hitting, extended and sonically detailed active sub that our shrinking ringgit can buy.… Read the full article

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