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I have always found great pleasure in listening to Audio Physic speakers, and this year was no different when I visited the Goerner Communication room at SSI. Its Audio Physic loudspeakers offer an amazingly accurate sound that is sure to please anyone’s music taste, and come in price ranges that can be afforded by most … Continue Reading
Retailer Update TV & Stereo is proud to announce that it recently opened a third location in Unionville, Ontario. To celebrate the grand opening of this new store, Update TV & Stereo will host an event on Friday, May 2nd, 2014 at 5pm and would like to invite all CANADA HiFi readers. Beverages and hors … Continue Reading
Gryphon Audio Designs, just recently announced an addition to its loudspeaker product line - their new Pantheon loudspeaker. The new Pantheon will be their most compact floorstanding model, smaller than Gryphon’s existing Pendragon and Trident II floorstanding models. The Pantheon uses constant-phase technologies to ensure driver phase coherence across the frequency bandwidth, which according to the company, allows the Pantheon to provide holographic realism, together with ultimate resolution. The new … Continue Reading
LH Labs, a division of Light Harmonics, has just announced their development activities on a new product - the Geek Wave. Two key benefits of The Geek Wave are longer battery life and better sound for smartphones. Geek Wave has been designed to work with smartphones to improve audio quality - making music, movies and games easier to hear. Geek Wave will charge smartphones … Continue Reading
The digital edition of the April/May 2014 issue is now available in the Digital Editions section. Features inside this issue include:
- Affordable Home Automation and the Internet of Things
- What Is the Difference Between LCD and LED TVs?
- Finding First Rate Second-Hand Audio Gear
- Cyrus Audio 8a Integrated Amplifier / PSX-R Power Supply … Continue Reading
Evolution Acoustics has just launched two new loudspeaker models – their new MMTwo and MMThree loudspeakers. The MMExact line is aimed at providing a higher level of musicality and emotional content - without adding unwanted tonal warmth or artifacts, but rather, through unadulterated signal purity and sound reproduction. The Evolution Acoustics MM series loudspeakers ensure upgradability by using a philosophy of Maximum Modularity. The MMExact (External X-over Acoustic Compensation Technology) incorporates the identical circuit topology that is … Continue Reading
If you’re looking to improve the sound of your music system, Nordost would like you to take a look its new product called the QKOIL QK1, the latest addition to the company’s line of power products. The QKOIL is the entry level product in the QRT range, a family of modular, non-intrusive devices that deliver … Continue Reading
If you live near Belleville, Ontario or if you’re willing to go on a little road trip, there’s a unique music event that we would like to invite you to, on behalf of Jeff Keary. April 26 and 27, 2014 During the weekend of April 26th and 27th, Jeff Keary has organized a demonstration of … Continue Reading
Once again this year, I had the wonderful opportunity of attending the Salon Son & Image show in Montreal – held March 28, 29 and 30th. Suave Kajko, Editor-In-Chief, CANADA HiFi Magazine and myself headed over to Montreal on the train from Toronto. During the ride we mused about what changes we might … Continue Reading
Most music listeners don’t realize that the sound you hear from an audio system, or a live performance, is highly dependent on the acoustic properties of the space itself. In a home setting, a portion of the sound produced by speakers arrives directly at your ears, but some of the sound radiates from the speakers … Continue Reading