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Nordost to Introduce New Products at Salon Son & Image this Friday-Sunday, in Montreal

March 26th, 2014, In Home, by

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Nordost will be introducing their most recent products to the Canadian market this year at the Montreal Audio Show, Salon Son & Image March 28-30. Both the Heimdall 2 USB 2.0 and the QKOIL were first unveiled to Nordost dealers and distributors at CES in Las Vegas this past January. However, Salon Son & Image … Continue Reading


Wyred 4 Sound DSD se Upgrade Program

March 26th, 2014, In Home, by

Wyred4Sound DSDse Upgrade

Wyred 4 Sound has announced a new upgrade path for current DAC-2 owners via a factory direct upgrade program.  Current owners simply need to send their existing DAC-2 in and Wyred 4 Sound will upgrade it at their factory to the exact DSD se configuration, at a nominal fee.  This upgrade program now includes the latest Femto clock upgrade - specifics on the changes … Continue Reading

MartinLogan Crescendo Speaker System

March 25th, 2014, In Home, by

Martin Logan Crescendo

MartinLogan has just announced that it is shipping the Crescendo – their first wireless Bluetooth and AirPlay compatible speaker system.  The Crescendo incorporates dual Folded Motion tweeters and a 5″x7″ mid-bass woofer.  The objective of the new Crescendo is to provide sound with accuracy, resolution, and detail - like every other MartinLogan design. MartinLogan’s dedicated in-house design and engineering team took a “no-compromise” approach … Continue Reading

Salon Son & Image / Montreal Audio Show is Coming This Weekend! Are You Planning To Attend?

March 24th, 2014, In Home, by

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The annual Salon Son & Image, now also called the Montreal Audio Show, is coming up this Friday to Sunday (March 28th to the 30th) at the Hilton Bonaventure hotel in downtown Montreal and we will like to encourage all those that live in the area to visit the show.  This will be the first … Continue Reading

Backert Labs Rhythm 1.1. Preamplifier

March 24th, 2014, In Home, by

Backert Labs Rhythm 1.1. Preamplifier

Backert Labs has just released their new Rhythm 1.1 single-ended tube preamplifier.  The Rhythm 1.1 has a sonic emphasis on rhythm and dynamics and is claimed to be the first-ever power supply to utilize V-Cap capacitors.  For improved sonics as well as being environmentally friendly, the Rhythm 1.1. uses no aluminium electrolytics.  This preamplifier has automatic continuous bias … Continue Reading

New Sonos Controller App – Coming Soon

March 21st, 2014, In Home, by

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Sonos is the hottest digital music system on the market right now.  It consists of several components, ranging from all-in-one wireless speakers designed for use in a single room, to streaming modules that connect to existing speakers/sound systems and can be used to build a multi-room system.  At CANADA HiFi, we love the Sonos system … Continue Reading

Pro-Ject Audio Systems DAC Box RS

March 21st, 2014, In Home, by

Pro-Ject DAC box RS

Pro-Ject Audio Systems has just introduced a new model to their Box Designs line-up of products – the DAC Box RS.  The DAC Box RS is a reference-class D/A converter for all types of digital stereo sound sources and features a linear Solid-State Class-A or selectable tube output stage.  It accomodates USB, an I•S interface plus Master Clock output for use … Continue Reading

Audience Au24 SE MP, Au24 SE LP and Au24 SE c7 powerChord Cables

March 20th, 2014, In Home, by

Audience Au24 Powercords

Audience has announced three new models within their Au24 line of cable products: the Au24 SE MP (medium power), Au24 SE LP (low power) and Au24 SE c7 powerChord AC line cords.  These are essentailly three different-sized, lower-cost varients of Audience’s current 10 AWG Au24 SE powerChord.  The new MP, LP and c7 Au24 SE powerChords are designed for use with components that … Continue Reading

Pioneer VSX-824, VSX-1024 and VSX-1124 AV Receivers

March 20th, 2014, In Home, by

Pioneer VSX-1124 AV Receiver

Pioneer Electronics has just introduced three home theatre receivers - the VSX-824 (5.2-channel) and the 7.2 channel VSX-1024, and VSX-1124 receivers.  These new receivers incorporate the latest HDMI 2.0 specification for the highest video signal transfer and are Roku Ready certified, incroproate ESS SABRE Premier Audio DACs, multi-channel high resolution playback, and Pioneer’s proprietary iControlAV5 App. HDMI 2.0 – Pioneer claims to … Continue Reading

Win a Sony Wireless Portable Speaker SRS-BTS50!

March 19th, 2014, In Home, by

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This compact wireless speaker is designed for you to take just about anywhere: the backyard, swimming pool, hotel, park – you get the idea!  And we would like to equip one of our lucky readers with one of these babies!  The SRS-BTS50 will let you unleash the music from your smart phone, tablet or laptop, … Continue Reading

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