McINTOSH: McIntosh vs. Accuphase (39 opinions)

The thread starts ….. I’ve heard more than once that Accuphase was Japan’s McIntosh and was wondering if someone that has had experience with both brands would like to give their opinions on any differences and likeness these makes share sonically from top to bottom? More specifically the McIntosh MC252, MC352 amps vs like wattage […]

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MCINTOSH: MP100, the first dedicated phono preamplifier from the legendary US brand

They say ….. First unveiled in the summer of 2016, McIntosh’s new MP100 phono preamplifier, its first ever dedicated phono stage, has arrived in the UK in time for the holiday season. The new MP100 has been designed to get the best from vinyl collections new and old, by bringing classic McIntosh design qualities to […]

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McINTOSH: Their feature-packed MX122 processor is set to arrive in the UK

They say: McIntosh Laboratory’s new feature-packed MX122 processor, which debuted at CES 2016, will soon be available in the UK via McIntosh’s UK distributor Jordan Acoustics. The new MX122 brings the legendary McIntosh sound and build quality to home cinema connoisseurs for just £6,995 and is the latest way to enjoy McIntosh’s exclusive A/V technology, […]

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McINTOSH: The RS100 wireless speaker allows you to easily add streaming music capabilities to any room you want.

  They say ….. The RS100 wireless speaker allows you to easily add streaming music capabilities to any room you want. It features DTS Play-Fi® technology that gives the freedom and flexibility to wirelessly play the music on your mobile devices over your existing Wi-Fi network. Simply connect the RS100 to your Wi-Fi network, install […]

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McINTOSH: Their C1100 Pre

They tell us ….. McIntosh has launched a two-chassis preamplifier, allowing the control and power sections to remain completely separate from the audio section. The C1100 comprises the C1100 controller and the C1100 vacuum tube preamplifier. Inside each chassis, the left and right channels are electrically and mechanically isolated from each other, to allow true […]

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McINTOSH: C47 12-input digital pre-amp

They say ….. McIntosh Laboratory’s C47, a 12-input solid-state digital pre-amp. It offers a built-in phono stage for the direct connection of turntables, a headphone stage with McIntosh’s proprietary Headphone Crossfeed Director (HXD) plus four digital inputs. It’s compatible with the latest audio formats via its USB input, including DSD64, DSD128 and DSD256 along with […]

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McINTOSH: Their MX 122 A/V processor

They say: The MX122 A/V Processor can serve as the brain center for an advanced home theater system for years to come. It features many of the latest breakthroughs in surround sound and object-based 3D audio such as Dolby® Atmos, and will be upgradable to support DTS:X™ and Auro-3D®. Besides 3D audio, existing formats like […]

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McINTOSH: MB50 media streamers

They say ….. Transform your home audio system into a wireless audio system with the MB50 Streaming Audio Player. The MB50 features DTS Play-Fi® technology to give you the freedom and flexibility to wirelessly play your music at home anyway you want over your existing Wi-Fi network. While utilizing DTS Play-Fi streaming capabilities, the MB50 […]

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McINTOSH: MA150 – a luxury headphone amplifier

Paul Rigby writes ….. The new MHA150 is handcrafted in McIntosh’s Binghamton (NY) factory and uses a second-generation DAC, capable of supporting DSD and DXD files Containing McIntosh’s proprietary Autoformer technology, it has been adapted to produce three headphone impedance ranges, so that any connected headphone can be supported while additional 50W speaker outputs allow […]

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McINTOSH: Massive savings on their new turntable

They say ….. For a limited time, you can save $1,000 on an MT5 and $1,500 on an MT10 turntable. McIntosh turntables combine our classic design with modern styling elements, creating a unique piece to add to your stereo system. The MT5 and MT10 turntables are designed and engineered by the same team responsible for […]

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McINTOSH: Music stream

They say ….. Handcrafted in America since 1949, McIntosh is known for offering distinguished quality audio products, superior customer service and the ultimate experience in music and film. McIntosh continues to define the ultimate home entertainment experience for discriminating consumers around the world, with the iconic “McIntosh Blue” Watt Meters globally recognized as a symbol […]

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McINTOSH: MXA70 a “Deeply Desirable System”

The MXA70 Integrated Audio System features a compact yet fully functional 50 watt stereo amplifier and a pair of specially designed 2-way desktop speakers. The speakers are finished in a luxurious, high gloss piano black, and achieve an unusually rich and full sized level of performance for their size. Six inputs provide you the flexibility […]

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McINTOSH: MC75 / C22 – tube classics reborn

They say ….. The MC75 mono vacuum tube power amplifier delivers modern performance standards in a classic design. It has all the features to meet the needs of today’s music enthusiast. As with all McIntosh mono amplifiers, the MC75 will provide ultimate stereo separation with each channel utilizing a separate amplifier. 75 Watts of power […]

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McINTOSH: MCT450 SACD/CD Transport

They tell us ….. The MCT450 can be paired with any McIntosh product that contains digital inputs. This includes select home theater processors, integrated amplifiers and preamplifiers. Digital balanced, coaxial, optical and DIN outputs are available, giving you flexibility in connecting the MCT450 to the rest of your system. For SACDs, the unique DIN output […]

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McINTOSH: MC75 Amplifier and C22 Preamp

They say ….. Back by popular demand, the MC75 mono vacuum tube power amplifier delivers modern performance standards in a classic design. It has all the features to meet the needs of today’s music enthusiast. As with all McIntosh mono amplifiers, the MC75 will provide ultimate stereo separation and imaging as the two stereo channels […]

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McINTOSH: New Blu-Ray player, its first turntable preamplifier and high-res-audio-ready digital preamp

They say ….. C2600 Tube Preamplifier MP100 Phono Preamplifier MVP901 Audio Video Player McIntosh, the global leader in prestigious home entertainment and ultimate-quality audio for over 65 years, is proud to announce three new products: the C2600 Vacuum Tube Preamplifier, the MP100 Phono Preamplifier and the MVP901 Audio Video Player. Each product combines the best-in-class […]

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McINTOSH: Their PRYMA headphones

They say: We know you appreciate world-class sound quality and we have some great news to share with you. McIntosh is proud to introduce our sister company PRYMA as the newest member of the McIntosh Group family. PRYMA is the maker of the world’s finest headphones, designed and handcrafted by Sonus faber in Italy. Enjoy […]

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McINTOSH: Unique Alice Cooper McIntosh turntable donated to Cooper’s USA Rock & Roll auction!

They tell us ….. McIntosh Laboratory, the global leader in high-performance home entertainment systems for over 65 years, is proudly donating a one-off Alice Cooper MT5 turntable (usual price £7,495) to Cooper’s Solid Rock Rock & Roll Vampire Bash charity auction in Arizona, USA, this weekend. McIntosh Laboratory has created a unque Alice Cooper MT5 […]

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