August 2011

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BG Radia FS-420 Loudspeaker

August 31st, 2011, In Home, by

BG Radia FS-420

BG Radia has just recently announced their new FS-420 loudspeaker. This new speaker is a floor standing planar ribbon loudspeaker. In fact, the three planar ribbon drivers operate as dipoles with their radiating area completely open. The FS-240 was designed to reveal subtleties even in very complex music and soundtracks. BG Radia claims that the … Continue Reading


Sonic Boom Music/Record Store Moves to New Location and Opens Second Store

August 31st, 2011, In Home, by

sonic boom

Sonic Boom, one of Canada’s largest independent retailers of CDs, vinyl, movies, video games and accessories, has moved to a new location in Toronto, just steps away from its original spot.  The company has also opened a second Kensington Market location which focuses exclusively on vinyl. Sonic Boom has long been one of CANADA HiFi’s … Continue Reading

Autonomic MMS-2 Media Server

August 31st, 2011, In Home, by

Autonomic MMS-2

Autonomic has announced that the Mirage Media Server MMS-2 has now been redesigned and is available in a more compact and svelte form, with a faster processor and both Toslink and HDMI outputs. The MMS-2 targets consumers that are looking for multi-room distribution of media, while having global access to their audio collections via cloud … Continue Reading

Bowers & Wilkins’ Zeppelin Air App

August 30th, 2011, In Home, by

B.W. AirPlay App

Bowers & Wilkins has just released their new free Zeppelin Air App that revolutionizes how music is experienced socially and wirelessly. The app brings iTunes music collections from multiple iOS devices together wirelessly so several iPad, iPod touch, and iPhone users can build a customized, collaborative community playlist streamed to any AirPlay-enabled music player like … Continue Reading

LG PenTouch TVs

August 29th, 2011, In Home, by

LG PenTouch TVs

Looking for the most futuristic TV in the market?  The LG PenTouch TVs may just be it! The LG PenTouch is an innovative series of plasma HDTVs that takes TV interaction to a whole new level available now through specialty retailers across the United States (Canadian launch time has not been announced yet). When … Continue Reading

Linnenberg udc1 USB DAC

August 29th, 2011, In Home, by

Linnenberg udc1

Linnenberg is a Germany based audio product company, which has just released a new USB digital-to-analogue converter (DAC) component.  The udc1 is designed to help consumers build an audiophile system using a computer based source for audio files. The udc1 is designed to communicate with a computer exclusively via USB and has been optimized specifically for this purpose.  … Continue Reading

Procella Audio P610 & P10Si Speakers

August 26th, 2011, In Home, by

Procella LCR Speaker

Procella Audio will soon launch their new P610 biamplified full-range L/C/R speaker and the P10Si room-balancing subwoofer. The P610 is designed for medium to large rooms, which are up to 30 feet deep. The speaker has a shallow depth of 5.9 inches, which allows for ease of placement, such as within a wall niche. Height … Continue Reading

New Paradigm Cinema Speakers for 2011

August 25th, 2011, In Home, by

Paradigm Cinema_100CT

Paradigm has just announced new Cinema series speakers for those with smaller budgets who would like to enjoy high quality sound.  Paradigm says that trickle-down technologies from the company’s Reference lines combined with best-in-class build materials make the new Cinema speakers a perfect entry point for aspiring audiophiles and home theater enthusiasts. Reengineered and redesigned … Continue Reading

Runco’s New Q-650i LED Projector

August 25th, 2011, In Home, by

Runco 650i Projector

Runco has developed a new “lampless” LED projector, which reportedly uses only 70 percent of the power that traditional DLP projectors use. The new Runco QuantumColor Q-650i has a number of proprietary features, including SmartColor, ColorContrast, Q-lumens, and InstantOn. This new product has been developed to perform with screen sizes of 82 inches or less, … Continue Reading

Olasonic TW-S7 (USB) Speaker System

August 24th, 2011, In Home, by

Olasonic Speakers

Olasonic has just recently launched a new USB bus powered speaker system that aims to deliver high fidelity stereo sound over a direct digital connection to desktop, laptop or notebook computers. The TW-S7 USB Powered Speaker system was designed to satisfy those who would like a compact convenient personal computer audio system that delivers high … Continue Reading

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