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REVIEW: SENNHEISER HD 660 S OVER-EAR HEADPHONES

It's hard to believe, but Sennheiser's HD 600 were first released in 1997. They've now been manufacturing and selling this model headphone for over twenty years! Sennheiser, after all these years, has finally released a new headphone to the legendary HD 6

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BOWERS & WILKINS ANNOUNCES NEW STATE OF THE ART R&D FACILITY

The UK’s elite speaker brand Bowers & Wilkins has moved its Research and Development centre to a new, larger purpose-built facility.

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ASTELL&KERN INTROS THREE NEW PRODUCTS AT MUNICH

Astell&Kern has expanded its line-up with the introduction of two new portable player series: the A&norma standard and A&futura premium ranges, as well as their new Billy Jean addition to the Siren in-ear monitor series.

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CHORD ELECTRONICS UNVEILS HUGO2 TT AT MUNICH HIGH END SHOW

Chord Electronics today unveiled Hugo TT 2, its next-generation Table-Top (TT) DAC/headphone amplifier to press via its packed room at the High End Show in Munich, Germany.

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AUDEZE ANNOUNCES LCD-4Z HEADPHONES

From Munich’s High End Show today headphone specialists, Audeze, has released its new LCD-4z headphones that are said to offer the performance of the company’s revered LCD4 model while using a smartphone as the source and without the need for a ...

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2018 HIGH END SHOW COVERAGE FROM MUNICH STARTS HERE

The High End show in Munich, Germany each year is the pinnacle of the global hi-fi industry show circuit. With over 500 exhibitors, manufacturers choose Munich to unveil their latest and greatest products from tonearms to million dollar loudspeakers.

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REVIEW: CHORD ELECTRONICS POLY MUSIC STREAMER / PLAYER

Poly is a portable music streamer/player that combines with Mojo to wirelessly stream from connected devices and playback from its Micro SD, all with smartphone control. We take a hands-on look along with the highly anticipated GoFigure app.

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AUDIO-TECHNICA RELEASES ATH-M50XBB LIMITED EDITION HEADPHONES

No really, when we write yet again about Audio-Technica’s M50x headphone, it feels like we’re extras in the movie Ferris Beuller’s Day Off.

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RME AUDIO’S ADI-2 DAC IS FLEXIBLE

The newly announced ADI-2 DAC is made by German manufacturer RME Audio, so build quality and circuit technology is bound to be impeccable.

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QUAD TO LAUNCH ERA-1 PLANAR HEADPHONES AT HIGH END SHOW

Hi-Fi brands the world over are launching headphones to take part in the enormous growth of the Head-Fi market. The latest is QUAD, pioneers of Electrostatic Speakers who is teasing the upcoming ERA-1, which will launch at the High-End Show in Munich.

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WORLD FIRST STAX SRM-D10 PORTABLE DAC/HEADPHONE AMPLIFIER

It was only a matter of time before Stax developed a two-in-one DAC/Driver Unit for its svelte electrostatic headphones.

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STAX DEBUTS NEW SR-009S FLAGSHIP ELECTROSTATIC HEADPHONES

StereoNET can now reveal an exciting bit of news that will have fans of Stax Electrostatic headphones celebrating in anticipation.

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STAX 80TH ANNIVERSARY LIMITED EDITION RELEASE AVAILABLE NOW

Stax’s domination of the electrostatic headphone market is deservedly comprehensive. As if on cue, this Japanese headphone specialist has unveiled a model that’s a little something special to celebrate the company’s 80th birthday.

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ERZETICH AUDIO’S NEW HIGH-END HEADPHONES

Leafy Slovenia isn’t normally a place you’d associate with audiophile headphones. Two new models using hand-built fine musical instrument treatment are new headphones called the Phobos and the Mania.

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KLIPSCH HONOURS FOUNDER WITH NEW FLAGSHIP HEADPHONES

Talk about audio history. Most audiophiles know Paul Klipsch as the inspiration behind Klipsch horn-loaded loudspeakers the calibre of the mighty La Scala model.

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AUDEARA’S HEADPHONES ARE GOOD FOR YOUR HEARING

How often are personalised headphones designed by a group of doctors and engineers? Not often, we’d wager.

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CHORD POLY OWNERS REJOICE! GOFIGURE APP NOW AVAILABLE

Chord’s POLY, the audiophile portable music streamer MOJO companion will work better and easier now that the new Gofigure app has arrived.

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