Digital Music Systems Reviews & News – everything electronic Thu, 15 Mar 2018 19:17:11 +0000 en-US hourly 1 BluOS Adds Deezer HiFi & Amazon Music Streaming Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:00:25 +0000
Software Updates Bring New Features to BluOS Enabled Players and Speakers Lenbrook International, the Canada-based developers of the BluOS music operating system, announced on December 12, 2017 that Amazon Music is available on all BluOS Enabled devices from Bluesound and NAD Electronics. BluOS customers in the US, UK, Germany, France, Italy and Spain can now […]]]> 0
Amazon Music Unlimited Debuts as low as $4/month Wed, 12 Oct 2016 19:56:47 +0000
Amazon today introduced Amazon Music Unlimited, an on-demand music service with voice control offering tens of millions of songs and thousands of hand-curated playlists and personalized stations. The new service will cost $7.99/month or $79/year (which equals $6.58/month) for Prime members or $9.99/month for non-Prime customers. However, Amazon Echo owners (who are Prime members) can […]]]> 0
Nativ Vita Hi-Res Digital Music System & CD Ripper Thu, 07 Jul 2016 03:04:24 +0000
On April 11, 2016, Nativ launched an Indiegogo campaign for an innovative in-home wireless hi-res digital music system with an 11.6-inch touch screen controller that sits on a desk-stand. The up-right touch screen part of the system is called Nativ Vita, which acts as the control center and comes with storage capacity up to 4TB. […]]]> 0
Hi-Res MUSIC Certification Arrives for Streaming Wed, 18 May 2016 00:19:21 +0000
In June 2015, the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), in cooperation with DEG: The Digital Entertainment Group and The Recording Academy Producers & Engineers Wing, unveiled a new Hi-Res MUSIC logo (pictured on left) to help music enthusiasts easily identify the highest quality digital audio files and the retailers that offer them. The logo, […]]]> 0
Bluesound Players to Stream MQA Wirelessly Wed, 04 May 2016 23:40:23 +0000
Bluesound announced today that MQA (Master Quality Authenticated) will be available on all Bluesound Players starting June 1, 2016. With the upcoming BluOS firmware release, version 2.2, listeners around the world will now have the ability to stream MQA music through any Bluesound Player. Using pioneering scientific research into how people hear, MQA technology captures […]]]> 0
NAD M50.2 Digital Music Player Announced Wed, 04 May 2016 23:25:26 +0000
NAD Electronics today announced the Masters Series M50.2 Digital Music Player, offering audiophiles a major upgrade to the M50 model introduced four years ago. The new, $4000 M50.2 offers high resolution music listening, multi-room wireless streaming to other BluOS enabled speakers, 24/192 storage, and CD ripping all in one elegant component. M50.2 is a top-of-the-line, BluOS enabled player that is […]]]> 0
Cambridge Audio Azur 851N Network Music Player Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:39:55 +0000
Cambridge Audio announced their new flagship, audiophile-grade network music player / DAC / Pre-Amp for $1800. The new Azur 851N is designed to be the world’s best digital music streamer for those who want to play their digital music with no compromise on sound quality. Capable of playing all popular formats up to 24-bit/192kHz studio […]]]> 0
Marantz NA6005 Network Audio Player with Wi-Fi and Bluetooth Tue, 27 Jan 2015 19:48:42 +0000
Marantz announced a new mid-range Network Audio Player for $649 to complement the already introduced PM6005 and CD6005 amplifier/CD player duo. The NA6005 opens up a whole new world of nearly unlimited digital music sources to existing stereo components. Most remarkably, the NA6005 features Wi-Fi and Bluetooth technology on board, as well as unique Marantz audio […]]]> 1
Definitive Technology Wireless Music System Mon, 08 Sep 2014 17:54:16 +0000
Definitive Technology announced its Wireless Music System, equipped with DTS’ Play-Fi technology for delivering audiophile-grade music anywhere or everywhere in the home over Wi-Fi. The new collection will allow listeners to stream and control music from smartphones, tablets or a PC wirelessly throughout the home, without loss of optimal audio performance. Definitive Technology’s Wireless Music System […]]]> 0
Denon HEOS Link & Amp Wed, 13 Aug 2014 06:24:13 +0000
Denon just announced HEOS Link ($349), which add wireless capabilities to existing stereo systems and HEOS Amp to make existing loudspeakers function wirelessly. Users simply connect the high-quality Link stereo pre-amplifier via an analog, digital coaxial or fiber-optic cable to turn any existing home cinema or music system into a wireless HEOS audio zone. What’s […]]]> 0