Meridian Reviews & News – everything electronic Thu, 05 Apr 2018 00:32:37 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Meridian Debuts Ultra DAC for Audiophiles: Finest Ever? Wed, 01 Jun 2016 19:24:17 +0000
Meridian Audio today announced their ultimate, hand built Ultra DAC (Digital to Analogue Converter) that is capable of playing virtually any recording format including DXD, DSD64 and DSD128 (DoP), or MQA at up to 384kHz/24-bit. It is the first product in the world to include MQA Limited’s Hierarchical Converter Technology, which employs multiple converters to […]]]> 0
Meridian DSP5200.2 and DSP7200.2 Active Loudspeakers Thu, 22 Oct 2015 17:58:09 +0000
New Meridian ‘.2’ models benefit from maker’s Select bespoke color service, which provides a choice of over 270 different colors and shades. Meridian has announced that two new edition DSP floor standing loudspeakers are now ready to order. The DSP5200.2 (MSRP $12,000/pair) and DSP7200.2 (MSRP: $30,000/pair) Loudspeakers take Meridian’s proprietary Digital Signal Processing (DSP) technology […]]]> 0
Meridian DSP320 In-Wall/In-Ceiling Speaker Thu, 21 May 2015 22:14:06 +0000
Meridian just released a new in-wall/in-ceiling custom installation loudspeaker, model DSP320. The $2500 speaker is designed for in-ceiling use while also being slim enough for an in-wall set-up. It is designed to deliver similar tone qualities and compatible performance and it can also be easily integrated into systems that combine Meridian’s free-standing DSP loudspeakers with Meridian in-wall […]]]> 0
Meridian Introduces MQA Lossless Audio Format Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:40:38 +0000
Bob Stuart, founder of Meridian Audio, just introduced MQA (Master Quality Authenticated), a revolutionary British technology, which is poised to change the way people enjoy music all over the world. Developed by Meridian, MQA is a breakthrough technology to reverse the trend, in which sound quality has been continually sacrificed for convenience. Vital elements of […]]]> 0
Meridian Explorer2 USB DAC Fri, 05 Dec 2014 16:08:31 +0000
Meridian Audio today introduced Explorer2, a $300 portable, compact and rugged USB DAC capable of delivering best-in-class audio performance, including compatibility with MQA ‘Master Quality Authenticated’ lossless audio files. Building on the original, award-winning Explorer, the new model features a significantly more powerful DSP capability than it predecessor. It is this advanced Meridian-designed digital signal processing, […]]]> 0
Meridian Prime Power Supply Fri, 20 Dec 2013 00:22:03 +0000
Meridian just released the Prime Power Supply, a special low-noise, highly regulated linear power supply designed to be the perfect partner to their Prime Headphone Amplifier. Its reference-quality, high-current design is based on the new linear power supplies developed for Meridian’s 800 Reference Series and specifically built for audio applications. Built into an elegant compact […]]]> 0
Meridian Prime Headphone Amplifier Thu, 21 Nov 2013 17:41:12 +0000
Meridian Audio just released the reference-quality Prime Headphone Amplifier, which provides an extremely high quality analogue signal path, powerful amplifier, multiple inputs and special Analogue Spatial Processing for the ultimate in headphone listening. For further versatility, its preamplifier output can drive an external audio system or analogue active loudspeakers. The unique new enclosure design echoes previous […]]]> 0
Meridian G65 Surround Controller Wed, 13 Nov 2013 09:45:51 +0000
Meridian Audio just announced the G65 Surround Controller, designed for use with Meridian HD621 HDMI Audio Processor, which offers unified control over time alignment, bass management and surround sound processing. The G65 builds on the achievements of Meridian’s flagship 800 Series, with entirely new circuitry developed specifically for the product. The G65 is designed to drive […]]]> 0
Meridian Explorer USB DAC Mon, 11 Feb 2013 18:58:30 +0000
Meridian announced the Explorer USB DAC, a pocket-sized device delivers best-in-class sound from any computer for private headphone listening or full system playback. Explorer replaces a computer’s sound card with a USB-powered DAC featuring Meridian’s award-winning resolution enhancement technologies, and makes any audio file, from MP3 to high resolution, sound its very best. Plug the […]]]> 2
Meridian DSP520 and DSP640 Digital Active In-Wall Loudspeakers Mon, 07 Jan 2013 19:47:50 +0000
Meridian Audio announced the DSP520 (pictured above) and DSP640 (pictured below) Digital Active In-wall Loudspeaker models, designed to expand and complement the existing range of Meridian DSP loudspeakers. The Meridian DSP in-walls offer the ability to create a discreet installation or mix and match them with Meridian’s freestanding loudspeakers, such as the newly updated DSP7200, to […]]]> 4