January 2013

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THX Tune-Up App – Improve Your TV’s Picture in Minutes

January 31st, 2013, In Home, by

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Our friends over at Guydster – “the guy’s guide to everything” just posted news of the new THX Tune-Up app for smarphones/tablets which guides users through a basic TV picture calibration.  It’s available for free only until February 4th so hurry up and download it today! Check out www.guydster.com for more detailed info.… Continue Reading


4K Resolution: The Next Evolution of Video

January 30th, 2013, In Beginner Articles, Features, Video, by

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HDTVs are an integral part of many consumers’ homes and with the recent switch to digital over-the-air broadcasting in Canada, back in September of 2011, many consumers now have access to free, high definition content (1080i) without needing to go through a satellite or cable provider. Thanks to the ever-decreasing price of HDTVs, coupled with … Continue Reading

Glow Audio – Glow Amp Two

January 29th, 2013, In Home, by

Glow Amp Two

Glow Audio, a manufacturer of unique audio products, has just begun taking pre-orders for its all new Glow Amp Two push-pull stereo tube amplifier. The Glow Amp Two is rated to produce 15 watts per channel with the use of EL84 power tubes. Like the classic Glow Amp One, the new Glow Amp Two is hand … Continue Reading

How Vibrations Impact the Sound of Your System and How to Eliminate Them

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Audio is a wonderful hobby that brings great pleasure to millions around the world through their aural senses. However, few audio enthusiasts will deny that our wonderful hobby is plagued by a few product categories that flatter only to deceive. These are usually promoted by charlatans who talk such a great game, their mesmerizing sales … Continue Reading

MK Sound MK150THX 5.1 Speaker System

January 28th, 2013, In Reviews, Speakers and Subwoofers, by

MK Sound MK150THX Speaker System

Have you ever wondered about what kind of audio systems professional studios use for engineering movie soundtracks?  MK Sound has long been a popular choice for professional studios and over the years has made its way into thousands of home theatres around the world. MK Sound speakers have been used for sound mixing and editing … Continue Reading

Klipsch Introduces New Speaker Cables

January 24th, 2013, In Home, by

Klipsch Introduces New Speaker Cables

Klipsch has just revealed three new speaker cables and a complete home theatre speaker cable kit.  For the ultimate audio connection, Klipsch Palladium and Reference speaker cables have been engineered to the highest industry standards, individually-inspected and certified to pass the most stringent manufacturing requirements. The 3-metre cables include interchangeable terminals featuring a screw-on design … Continue Reading

Dali Kubik Free, Fazon and Phantom Loudspeakers

January 24th, 2013, In Home, by

DALI Kubik Free

At the upcoming ISE Show in Amsterdam, being held at the end of January, DALI, a loudspeaker manufacturer, will be showcasing three new loudspeaker products: the Dali Kubik Free (new multi-connectivity active speaker); the Dali Fazon Mikro (new, ultra compact addition to Dali’s Fazon series) and; the Dali Phantom (in-wall/ceiling evolution of Dali’s Kompas and … Continue Reading

Gryphon Audio Designs Pendragon Loudspeaker

January 23rd, 2013, In Home, by

Gryphon Pendragon

  Gryphon Audio Designs, based out of Denmark, has just introduced a new flagship loudspeaker, claimed to be their greatest achievement.  The new Gryphon Pendragon is a semi-active, four-tower loudspeaker and the pinnacle of Gryphon’s product suite.  The Pendragon was developed with Gryphon’s own Pandora preamplifier and Mephisto (stereo) or Mephisto Solo (monoblock) power amplifiers in mind.  The new three-way Pendragon … Continue Reading

Reference 3A NEFES Loudspeaker

January 23rd, 2013, In Home, by

Reference 3A NEFES Loudspeaker

  Reference 3A has made its name by designing and producing uniquely direct-coupled loudspeaker drivers, resulting in some of the finest sounding speakers in the market.  The latest addition to the company’s range of products is the new NEFES loudspeaker, which utilizes advanced materials and crossover-less drivers at its heart. Two superb 8 inch, full … Continue Reading

Merrill Audio Veritas Twins and Siamese Twins Amplifiers

January 22nd, 2013, In Home, by

Merrill Veritas Twins Amps

Merrill Audio has announced the release of two new Veritas amplifier models – a single chassis dual mono design, which is named the Veritas Twins as well as a pair of bridged monoblocks that they have been aptly named the Veritas Siamese Twins. Both new models are built around a Hypex Ncore NC1200. The Veritas … Continue Reading

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