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ROTEL EXTENDS WARRANTY TO 5 YEARS FOR NEW ZEALAND

There's excellent news for fans of Rotel. Rotel is boosting its parts, and labour warranty, effective for models sold in New Zealand from October 2018 by authorised retails to a whopping five years!

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REVIEW: LUXMAN L-505UXII INTEGRATED AMPLIFIER

Luxman's L505uXII is the Mark II version of the L-505uX Integrated Amplifier first released in 2011. Having owned a Luxman turntable in my youth, I was keen to see where the company was at in 2018. We take a closer look at this latest offering from Luxman

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MAG-LEV LEVITATING TURNTABLE NOW AVAILABLE IN NZ

Making an extremely eye-catching jump into the NZ vinyl marketplace is the Slovenian company MAG-LEV Audio.

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KEF ANNOUNCES LSX STEREO WIRELESS MUSIC SYSTEM

KEF has announced its follow up to the successful LS50 Wireless speakers. KEF's LSX is a more compact, more affordable fully wireless stereo music system.

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REVIEW: DYNAVECTOR P75 MK4 PHONO PREAMPLIFIER

For over a decade Dynavector phono preamplifiers have been a natural, significant step up from entry-level brands. We take a closer look at the latest P75 Mk4 Phono Preamplifier.

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LUXMAN ANNOUNCES NEW PD-151 TURNTABLE

Luxman has announced it's new entry-level turntable named the PD-151 which will initially be released in Japan in November this year.

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MUSICAL FIDELITY IS BACK WITH NEW M2 RANGE

Musical Fidelity has just announced the M2si integrated amplifier and M2sCD CD player. These two new products make up its new M2 range.

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NAD ELECTRONICS ANNOUNCES NEW PRODUCTS

NAD Electronics has announced two new products that debuted at Rocky Mountain Audio Fest last week, before being shown this week at the upcoming Melbourne International Hi-Fi Show.

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KIWI AUDIO LUMINARIES SET TO ROCK THE ROCKIES

Kiwi companies Pureaudio and Design Build Listen are combining with US Distributor Old Forge Distribution to exhibit at the annual Rocky Mountain Audio Fest this coming weekend in Denver, Colorado. (Tower, Room 9004)

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FLIP THROUGH YOUR RECORDS WITH EASE WITH THE TUI RECORD BROWSER

Soul to Sole Audio has introduced its TUI Record Browser, designed and manufactured in New Zealand. This rather smart looking unit has been designed and built as an attractive record storage solution that will fit into any living room situation ...

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KENNERTON AUDIO LANDS IN NZ FOR THE FIRST TIME

Headphone specialists Kennerton Audio Equipment have forged an excellent reputation amongst European Head-Fi aficionados for its range of dynamic and planar magnetic cans. The good news is they'll soon be available in New Zealand.

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BLUESOUND ANNOUNCES NEXT-GEN WIRELESS HI-RES AUDIO

Bluesound, one of the leaders in multi-room wireless audio has announced its Generation 2i range, building upon the existing range of products with enhanced performance, connectivity and value.

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EXCLUSIVE: INTERDYN BIDS FAREWELL TO DEVIALET

Interdyn, the Melbourne based importer and distributor of world-leading consumer audio and video brands has announced it will cease distributing French luxury audio brand, Devialet, in Australia and New Zealand.

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REVIEW: MONITOR AUDIO STUDIO 2-WAY STAND MOUNT LOUDSPEAKERS

Over two decades later since StereoNET NZ's editor Gary Pearce's first experience with Monitor Audio, he revisits the Brit brand and discovers what's changed in that time its new Studio 2-way stand-mount loudspeakers.

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YAMAHA EMBRACES VINYL AGAIN WITH MORE TURNTABLES

Following the recent news announcing the flagship GT-5000 turntable from Yamaha, at IFA 2018 in Berlin last week Yamaha announced two additional vinyl spinners to complete the range.

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FOCAL SHARPENS ITS FOCUS WITH THREE NEW KANTA MODELS

French loudspeaker goliaths Focal have strengthened its Kanta range with three new designs, hot on the heels of the successful N°2 floorstander introduced last year.

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PURIST AUDIO DESIGN LANDS IN NZ

Making a splash in recent times as a newcomer to the NZ audio landscape is Auckland’s Soundwe NZ. Having secured the Amari and Holo Audio brands for local representation, they are now bringing the acclaimed Purist Audio Design range of cables ...

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