August 2012

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Bryston Model T Bookshelf Speaker – Sneak Peak!

August 30th, 2012, In Home, by

Bryston Model T Bookshelf Speaker

Just moments ago, we received sneak peak photos of Bryston’s very first speaker – called the Bryston Model T Bookshelf Speaker.  This is essentially a “mini me” version of the floor-standing speaker prototype that Bryston first showed at the Montreal show earlier this year (in a passive display, as the speaker was not ready for … Continue Reading


Sony MDR-1 Headphones

August 29th, 2012, In Home, by

Sony MDR-1 Headphones

Sony has just introduced its new premium headband-type MDR-1 headphones, the result of a unique collaboration between Sony and Sony Music Entertainment. Tthe new MDR-1 premium series delivers an enhanced acoustic design allowing listeners to hear the music the way artists intended it to sound in the studio. Sony engineers and music artists identified the critical … Continue Reading

Sony Xperia Tablet S

August 29th, 2012, In Home, by

Sony Xperia Tablet S

Sony has announced their new Xperia Tablet S. This new device joins Sony’s smartphones under the Xperia sub-brand and shares a similar and consistent user experience. Building on the popularity of the universal remote control feature in the previous model, the Xperia Tablet S has enhanced this feature by adding macro functionality, allowing the ability to turn … Continue Reading

Sony 4K 84 inch XBR-84X900 TV

August 29th, 2012, In Home, by

Sony 84inch 4K TV

 Sony Canada has just announced its first 4K TV.  The new 84-inch TV, model XBR-84X900, has a 4K (3840 x 2160) LCD panel, giving it four times the resolution of 1080p HD. Incorporating proprietary upscaling technology including the 4K X-Reality PRO picture engine, the new TV is designed to ensure that every frame looks clear and crisp, … Continue Reading

Trinnov Audio Magnitude32 Processor

August 29th, 2012, In Home, by

Trinnov Magnitude 32

Trinnov Audio, a France based company, is set to unveil its first home theatre processor at CEDIA 2012, this September.  The new Trinnov Audio Magnitude32 features the Trinnov Optimizer technology providing advanced digital room correction and unique Image Remapping that adapts the original media soundscape to the actual loudspeaker placements. Magnitude32 handles any home theater project from “classic” 7.1 to the … Continue Reading

Tannoy Definition Subwoofer

August 29th, 2012, In Home, by

Tannoy Defintion Sub

With the upcoming CEDIA 2012 show in September, Tannoy has revealed details on their new Definition Subwoofer.  The Definition Subwoofer joins the flanks of Tannoy’s existing Definition series of loudspeakers.  Following in the footsteps of its fellow series models, the new Tannoy Definition Subwoofer caries design simplicity.  In keeping with the Definition range, the substantial subwoofer cabinet is finely constructed from … Continue Reading

Monitor Audio 100-200-300 Series In-Ceiling & In-Wall Trimless Speakers

August 28th, 2012, In Home, by

Monitor Audio Trimless Speakers

If you’re looking to achieve the cleanest looking, but great sounding, speaker system in your home then you’ll want to check these new Trimless speakers from Monitor Audio.  The new Monitor Audio line-up of in-wall and in-ceiling speaker models offers a wealth of choice, technology and performance to the installer. Seventeen models ranged across four … Continue Reading

CIAudio Transitent MkII Asychronous USB Converter

August 27th, 2012, In Home, by

CI Audio Transient MkII

Channel Islands Audio (CIAudio) has released a USB to S/PDIF converter named the Transient MkII Asynchronous USB Converter. The Transient MkII offers 24bit/192kHz data rates via an asynchronous USB link to source device – Mac or PC. The new Transient MkII is built around an XMOS based circuit that is claimed to have extremely low-jitter … Continue Reading

Klipsch Quintet Surround Speaker System

August 23rd, 2012, In Home, by

Klipsch Quintet Surround Speaker System

Klipsch has just announced the launch of newly engineered Quintet surround speaker system.  This fifth generation model offers significant technological refinements which promise to raise the bar in the all-in-one home theater category.  Complete with four satellite speakers and a dedicated center channel speaker, the Quintet is a complete 5.1 home theater system that utilizes … Continue Reading

Chord Electronics DSX 1000 Music Streamer

August 23rd, 2012, In Home, by

Chord Music Streamer DS-100

Chord Electronics is set to release their all new DSX 1000 range-topping network music streamer / player this autumn 2012. The DSX 1000 has a full-color screen with front panel and remote control operation as well as operation via a number of uPnP apps for iPhone/iPad or Android devices. This new music streamer can decode … Continue Reading

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