MELCO: Their interesting history

They say …. Melco was established by Makoto Maki in 1975 in Japan. Maki, an enthusiastic audiophile, established the company to design and manufacture the finest audio components of the time – the undoubted masterpiece of the Melco line being the turntable, introduced into the UK in 1980, which set new standards in music reproduction. […]

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PIONEER: Critically Acclaimed XDP-100R DAP (Digital Audio Player) UK Price Reduction

They say ….. Pioneer is pleased to announce a price reduction on its bestselling XDP-100R Digital Audio Player. Originally retailing at £499.99, the player will now retail at the even more affordable price of £399.99 – saving £100. The acclaimed XDP-100R is a portable high res music player that supports many high res audio formats […]

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ATLAS CABLES: Introducing the Zeno IEM – the new In Ear Monitor (IEM) cable upgrade from Atlas Cables

They say ….. Atlas Cables, the engineering-led cable specialist, has added to its range of Zeno high-performance replacement headphone cables with the launch of the Zeno IEM – a light and compliant yet durable upgrade cable for those who demand the best performance from their in-ear monitors. Zeno IEM combines Atlas Cables’ unique cable technology […]

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PIONEER: Expands Digital Audio Player Range with the launch of the XDP-300R

They say ….. Building on the reputation of the XDP-100R, the XDP-300R introduces dual ESS DAC’s, a fully balanced pre-amp circuit and balanced headphone output, ensuring the finest performance with high-end headphones. Pioneer is proud to announce the expansion of its Digital Audio Player range with the XDP-300R – a new portable high res music […]

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IXION: Bringing the Music Centre Back into the Limelight

They say ….. IXION, the Norwegian specialist in luxury audio systems, is pleased to announce the launch of the Maestro music centre. Handcrafted in Norway, this state of the art system epitomises the best in Norwegian design, luxury retail and quality audio. The Maestro is IXION’s signature product and hosts an array of features that […]

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PIONEER: Adds to its Pure Audio range of headphones Introducing the SE-MHR5

They tell us ….. Pioneer has announced the launch of its SE-MHR5 headphone – a revolutionary addition to its Pure Audio headphone range that also features its range-topping renowned SE-Master 1 model. Featuring a closed back design with a folding mechanism for easy portability, the SE-MHR5 is the perfect headphone for those that demand high-quality […]

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OPPO: PM3 + HA2

Great music requires great products for that total immersive performance and the OPPO PM-3s are the ideal headphones to fully enjoy high-resolution audio. Coupled with the HA-2 amplifier, featuring an ESS Sabre32 DAC supporting PCM and DSD files from multiple devices, the PM-3 utilises planar magnetic drivers to ensure high-resolution performance with minimal distortion. Weighing […]

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PIONEER: High Res Audio

After announcing MQA compatibility last week, the Pioneer XDP-100R is the first enabled portable device in the UK. The high resolution music player launched back in December and is acclaimed for its 24bit playback. Combined with MQA, this player makes for an audiophiles dream. Additional features include apt-x support via Bluetooth, digital output through Micro […]

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