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Audio Perfectionist to Display New McIntosh Amplifiers

By | July 14th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Return of the Mc

by Venoth Nair

 

If you’re a huge McIntosh fan (like me) then this might be some fantastic news! The Folks at Audio Perfectionist are back on board for the KL International AV Show 2018 after a 2 season hiatus. They are returning with absolute muscle this time as part of their display includes the latest heavyweight integrated amplifier, The MA 9000.

 

Not for the Faint Hearted, the McIntosh MA 9000 is one serious Integrated Amplifier
Not for the Faint Hearted, the McIntosh MA 9000 is one serious Integrated Amplifier

This titanic amplifier symbolizes McIntosh’s assault into the new world of digital audio with its DA 1 digital module.… Read the full article

The KL International AV Show 2018

By | July 13th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , |

25 Years and Counting, Show Highlights

by Venoth Nair

 

One of the Exhibition room at the KL International AV Show. This is one of the many hi-end audio rooms, a mainstay in the KLIAV Show
One of the Exhibition room at the KL International AV Show. This is one of the many hi-end audio rooms, a mainstay in the KLIAV Show

Do you love music and movies? Is high fidelity audio something you are absolutely passionate about? Are you someone who takes pride in experiencing movies in an explosive way from the comfort of your own abode or do you just love experiencing music on an intimate level through portable electronics?… Read the full article

Epson Launches New Home Theatre Projector at KL International AV Show 2018

By | July 13th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

A Mind Blowing Theatre Experience

by Dick Tan

Epson's EH-TW5650 will make its debut at the coming KL International Show 2018
Epson’s EH-TW5650 will make its debut at the coming KL International Show 2018

Epson is one of the largest and most prolific manufacturer of digital imaging devices which includes projectors for both the home as well as the corporate sector. The company, for the coming KL International AV Show 2018 will be introducing its latest, most refined Full HD 1080p home theatre projector that promises a performance that will far exceed other similarly specced projectors.… Read the full article

Win FV EuroAudio’s High Performance Power Cord

By | July 13th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , |

Frankly Speaking

by Dick Tan

 

Frank Acoustics latest product the HC-15 Power Cord which retails for RM1,500 will be one of the prizes generously sponsored by FV EuroAudio for the KL International AV Show 2018
Frank Acoustics latest product the HC-15 Power Cord which retails for RM1,500 will be one of the prizes generously sponsored by FV EuroAudio for the KL International AV Show 2018

Malaysian audiophiles are a pretty passionate lot, in fact the higher up the scale the cost of their components, the more passionate they appear to get.

 

This high passion could also be used to describe Malaysians who design high performance audio components for a living.… Read the full article

Westone’s Brand New UM Pro Series

By | June 29th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Going Ape for In-ear High Fidelity

by Venoth Nair

 

A historical timeline of Westone and its achievements over the years
A historical timeline of Westone and its achievements over the years

As a pioneer in balanced armature driver technology and with an extensive 55-year history in crafting customized high-quality solutions for critical listening applications, Westone is no stranger to the head-fi community. Hailing from the USA, Westone’s experience with in-ear audio monitors can be further substantiated by its list of clienteles which includes musicians and even the United States Air Force.… Read the full article

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Pioneer to Launch New Receiver/UHD BD Player

By | June 29th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Pioneering Efforts

by Dick Tan
Pioneer's VSX-933 AV Receiver will be among the many latest Pioneer AV products on display at the coming KLIAVS 2018
Pioneer’s VSX-933 AV Receiver will be among the many latest Pioneer AV products on display at the coming KLIAVS 2018

 

After what appears to be a hiatus for the past couple of years Pioneer is finally back to the KL International AV Show 2018.

 

Visitors should expect to see a new range of AV receivers headed by the seven channel VSX-933 and perhaps a modest range of brand new Blu-ray disc players as well as UHD Blu-ray disc players.… Read the full article

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Visiting Dignitaries to the KL International AV Show 2018

By | June 29th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Jacintha to visit the KL International AV Show 2018

 

by Dick Tan

 

Jacintha, an audiophile singing sensation
Jacintha, an audiophile singing sensation

Ask any music lover who’s Jacintha and they will happily tell you of the singing sensation from Singapore that left a huge impression among audiophiles with two of her CD albums “Here’s to Ben’ – A Vocal Tribute to Ben Webster! (1998) and a follow up hit, ‘Autumn Leaves: The Songs of Johnny Mercer’ (1999).

 

Recorded under the audiophile Groove Note label these two albums quickly became must have demo discs for virtually every hi-fi showroom here in Kuala Lumpur as well as Singapore and are today regarded as among the better audiophile recordings ever made.… Read the full article

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JVC to Debut its First True Budget 4K Projector at KL International AV Show 2018

By | June 15th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Affordable JVC

 

by Dick Tan

 

JVC's first budget 4K projector uses Texas Instruments’ DLP imaging chip
JVC’s first budget 4K projector uses Texas Instruments’ DLP imaging chip

JVC, highly regarded by videophiles the world over for producing what is considered the finest range of high performance home theatre projectors available will debut its first true budget level 4K projector the LX-UH1 at the coming KL International AV Show 2018.

 

Set to retail at RM12,300 the LX-UH1, unlike the staple JVC projector range which utilizes the D-ILA imaging format uses a Texas Instruments UHD 4K DLP imaging chip.… Read the full article

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CMY’s World of Turntables

By | June 15th, 2018|Categories: Av2day|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

The World of Turntables

 

by Dick Tan

 

CMY Audio Visual set-up this unusually attractive booth to commemorate the virtues of turntables in KL International AV Show 2017
CMY Audio Visual set-up this unusually attractive booth to commemorate the virtues of turntables in KL International AV Show 2017

CMY Audio and Visual, one of the anchor exhibitors at last year’s KL International AV Show 2017 pulled a stroke of exhibitionist brilliance when it debuts a booth dedicated to the various makes, class and types of turntables. CMY called that particular exhibit, The World of Turntables.

 

According to John Yew, the fondly regarded head of CMY Audio and Visual, the exhibit was so popular that he has decided to maintain it on a yearly basis at the KL International AV Show.… Read the full article

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AR Launches New 2018 Portable Audio Range

By | June 1st, 2018|Categories: Av2day, Head-Fi|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

AR Returns

by Dick Tan

 

Caption: Acoustic Research's AR-H1 planar magnetic drive headphone offers unparalleled clarity combined with a very high level of efficiency
Caption: Acoustic Research’s AR-H1 planar magnetic drive headphone offers unparalleled clarity combined with a very high level of efficiency

At a recent ceremony in Petaling Jaya, AR (Acoustic Research) announced the Launch of its 2018 range of portable digital audio components which comprises two hi-res music players, the AR-M2 and theAR-M20, a hi-res Bluetooth streamer, the AR-M200, a magnar planar driven hi-res headphone, the AR-H1 and two In-ear earphones, the AR-E10 and AR-E100.

 

According to Eric Suh, the Director of Sales and Marketing for VOXX International Corporation which distributes AR products, the AR brand, while it may seem like a newcomer to the portable digital audio market, is in fact a highly respected hi-fi name first founded in 1952 by legendary hi-fi innovator Edgar Vilchur and has a long, distinguished history in loudspeaker design innovations.… Read the full article

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