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APPLE AIRPLAY 2 ARRIVES ON BLUESOUND

One of the hottest streaming music components for 2018, Bluesound's Node 2i, will receive another functionality boost on December 11th, 2018 in the form of Apple AirPlay 2, complete with Siri voice control and Apple Home app compatibility.

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MAGICO EXPANDS M-SERIES RANGE WITH NEW M2 SPEAKERS

Magico has revealed its M2 3-way floor-standing speaker that will be available early 2019.

Posted in: StereoLUX! Hi-Fi

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MCINTOSH CELEBRATES 70TH ANNIVERSARY WITH NEW PRE AND POWER VALVE AMPS

While the MC275 valve amplifier remains the brand’s most iconic model, the soon to be released C70 preamp and MC2152 power amplifier signal a new direction for McIntosh.

Posted in: StereoLUX! Hi-Fi

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THE +RECORD PLAYER MAKES OLD VINYL NEW AGAIN

It’s true: The more things change, the more they stay the same. So it is with Plus Audio’s innovative +Record Player that is a retro-looking all-in-one vinyl player loaded with patent-pending technology.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

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DEEPTIME IONIC MERGES ART AND SOUND

Deeptime is an audio manufacturer you’re unlikely to have heard of. The young company, founded in the Czech Republic is sure to catch your attention with the launch of its first ever product, the Ionic sound system.

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PHILIPS HUE RELEASES OUTDOOR SMART LIGHTING RANGE

One of the leaders in plug 'n play smart lighting, Philips Hue, has released its outdoor range of smart lights that are available now at JB Hi-Fi stores across the country.

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TIVOLI AUDIO IS ALL GO IN AUSTRALIA

Eighteen years after launching the iconic Model One radio, Tivoli Audio is enjoying renewed success as a company that has recently reinvented itself with products that not only embrace current technology but also deliver on consumer's need for convenience

Posted in: Lifestyle Integration Smart Homes & IoT

Reviews

REVIEW: ANTHEM STR INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

Does Anthem's new STR Integrated Amplifier perform at a higher level that justifies the higher asking price than its previous integrated amplifiers on offer? Well, let’s find out.

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BEYERDYNAMIC SOUL BYRD IN-EAR HEADPHONES HAVE LANDED

German headphone manufacturer Beyerdynamic has a new pair of wired in-ear headphones for the Australian market in the form of the Soul Byrd.

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PIONEER’S S9 SCENE STYLE HEADPHONES OFFER THE SOUND OF SILENCE

Pioneer has announced the arrival of a new pair of premium wireless noise-cancelling headphones that have been designed to play nice with the Google Assistant.

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A PULP FICTION CAMEO FOR CLEARAUDIO TURNTABLE

Clearaudio's Ovation turntable replaces reel-to-reel in Pulp Fiction homage.

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LINN’S 2019 MAJIK LP12 TURNTABLE

Buying a Linn turntable allows you to go on an analog journey, upgrading various aspects and components of the turntable as you desire and budget allows. The Majik LP12 is the perfect entry-point and from February 2019 it will ship with a Linn tonearm.

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CREEK AUDIO’S NEW INTEGRATED AMPS ARE VERSATILE AND AFFORDABLE

No one enjoys paying for features and functions they don't need or want. That's why Creek's new Evolution 50A and 100A integrated amplifiers are going to please those looking for an affordable and versatile heart of a Hi-Fi system.

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LEEMA ACOUSTICS ANNOUNCES ELEMENTS STREAMER

Powys UK-based audio experts, Leema Acoustics, has launched the Elements Streamer. The new high-quality space-saving network music player packs a high-performance DAC as well as Spotify Connect and Tidal integration; it will even play from a USB drive.

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SPECIAL OFFERS ON MERIDIAN AND TRINNOV THIS MONTH

Christmas is the time for giving, and what better way to celebrate than with some brand new gear from two of the biggest names in the audio-visual world, Meridian and Trinnov Audio.

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JVC PUTS QUALITY AHEAD OF PROFIT WITH 2018 PROJECTOR RANGE

Eager JVC projector enthusiasts awaiting the 2018 D-ILA projector line will need to wait longer as the company announces it has ceased production and will not be able to launch the range in the immediate future.

Posted in: Home Theatre Visual

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IS GOOGLE’S HOME HUB THE BEST SMART DISPLAY AROUND?

Forget smart speakers for a second, because smart displays are shaping up as the next big battleground area for tech giants’ attempts to get inside your home.

Posted in: Integration Technology Smart Homes & IoT