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MARANTZ RELEASES EXCITING NEW SR8012 FLAGSHIP AV AMPLIFIER

When a brand like Marantz announces their new flagship, enthusiasts take notice. Without a doubt, AV Receivers of recent years have been all about jam-packing them full of features, functions, and codecs. But at what cost?

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WORLD CLASS ACOUSTICS BRAND SONITUS NOW AVAILABLE IN NZ

Convoy, a leading distributor of hi-fi and audio-visual products in Australia and New Zealand, has announced they are launching the world-class acoustics solutions brand, Sonitus Acoustics in New Zealand.

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Q ACOUSTICS ANNOUNCES NEW 3000I SPEAKER RANGE

It’s April already, which for those in Britain can only mean two things – Spring has finally sprung, and it’s also a perfect time for Q Acoustics to announce the successor to their award-winning 3000 series of loudspeakers.

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OPPO DIGITAL CEASES MANUFACTURING

OPPO Digital, manufacturers of arguably the most popular DVD and Blu-ray players, and more recently an outstanding range of Head-Fi products have announced it will cease manufacturing.

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LEXICON’S TRIO OF NEW HIGH-END AV COMPONENTS

American AV supremo’s Lexicon, has refreshed its home theatre line-up with a trio of impressive new components. The Harman owned brand is renowned for its high-end gear, and its latest creations look to continue that impressive legacy.

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ONKYO’S 7.2 CHANNEL TX-NR686 RECEIVER IS FEATURE PACKED

With cutting-edge wireless multi-room audio technologies, 4K video support, and 3D audio with 165 watts per channel, the TX-NR686 certainly packs plenty of punch.

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OPTOMA ANNOUNCE HD27E PROJECTOR

Projector prices have been plunging for about a decade, but the feature and quality count continues to rise. Optoma's new HD27e is no exception and will be available soon in New Zealand.

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NO LOCAL HIFI SHOW JUST YET, BUT MELBOURNE 2018 IS GO!

StereoNET, Australia's and now New Zealand's leading HiFi and Home Theatre publication is pleased to announce the 2018 International HiFi Show's return to Melbourne, Australia, October 12th - 14th.

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Reviews

REVIEW: CAMBRIDGE AUDIO CXU UNIVERSAL BLU-RAY PLAYER

With non-physical consumption of music and movies firmly established, and the imminent appearance of Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray, does it make sense to release an expensive new disc player in 2015?

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FOCAL’S INVISIBLE YET BIG SOUND

Focal, one of the world's highest regarded loudspeaker manufacturers have announced their 300 Series speakers for integration and custom installation.

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