It’s hip to be square (with apologies to Huey Lewis and the News). Tubes are back and if you want to go beyond the current vinyl craze down the retro path, this VTA ST-120 power amplifier is a great way to get there!
With Emotiva’s TA-100 Stereo Preamp/DAC/Tuner with Integrated Amplifier and a pair of Airmotiv B1 Bookshelf Loudspeakers, beginning audiophiles can buy themselves a great system foundation for just over $600.
The Mass Fidelity Core is an attempt to bring holographic, stereo sound from a single, small speaker that connects to Bluetooth sources. Mass Fidelity utilizes advanced acoustic technology to produce outstanding sound, and smart design to deliver a whole house audio solution.
How much projector can $1000 buy? How about a 1080p-res DLP with 3D, 2200-lumen output, low input lag for gaming and color accuracy worthy of any dedicated home theater? Today, I’m checking out BenQ’s HT2150ST short-throw display.
The high end’s high value champ, Emotiva, just released the newest version of their highly regarded power amplifiers. It is the XPA Gen3 and it is a modular design that is available in two to seven channels depending on the number of amp modules installed. The power supply is a high tech Class H design which promises high power, cool operation and low energy consumption.
Yamaha has long been known for attention to sonic detail in the products they design and produce. The BD-A1060 continues that heritage with a video player that might delight the most ardent audiophile.
The Rogue RP-1 is a superb value, providing everything you need in a stereo preamplifier and nothing you don’t. This is a superbly designed, excellent sounding preamplifier that doesn’t have a thing wrong with it.