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Beyerdynamic Free Byrd True Wireless In-ear Headphones with ANC Beyerdynamic Free Byrd True Wireless In-ear Headphones with ANC

Earbuds & In-Ear Headphones

Are the $249 Beyerdynamic Free Byrd Wireless Earbuds good enough to take on Sony, Apple, and Bose? The category has a new contender.

Klipsch RP-600 and Wharfedale Diamond 12.1 Bookshelf Speakers Klipsch RP-600 and Wharfedale Diamond 12.1 Bookshelf Speakers

Articles

Klipsch and Wharfedale loudspeakers can work exceptionally well in smaller spaces with the right components and setup for under $4,000.

Focal Chora 806 Bookshelf Speakers on stands in darkwood finish Focal Chora 806 Bookshelf Speakers on stands in darkwood finish

Bookshelf Speakers

Are the Focal Chora 806 one of the best loudspeakers available below $1,000? If you're on a budget, these need to be on your...

Technics SL-100C Direct Drive Turntable Technics SL-100C Direct Drive Turntable

New Products

The new Technics SL-100C Premium Class Turntable includes a direct drive motor, Audio Technica VM95C cartridge, and more.

Disney Plus Logo Disney Plus Logo

News

Disney is raising its prices and adding new streaming tiers for Disney+, ESPN+, and Hulu. Netflix might be in trouble.

Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 3 Earbuds Front and Back Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 3 Earbuds Front and Back

Earbuds & In-Ear Headphones

The Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 3 Earbuds needed to be really special to knock Sony and Apple off their pedestals. Did they succeed?

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Klipsch Reference Theater Pack

Articles

Forget sound bars and souped up TV speakers, a real Dolby Atmos immersive surround sound system is more affordable than you might think.

Black Circle Radio All-Vinyl Since 2009 Black Circle Radio All-Vinyl Since 2009

Music

The Black Circle Radio Show has been broadcasting all-vinyl music since 2009, hosted by DJ Mitch Anderson. Tune in every Monday night.

Man playing guitar while woman leans on his shoulder Man playing guitar while woman leans on his shoulder

Articles

I tell strange stories from music history, and offer up words of advice for your next romantic rendezvous.

Sennheiser Momentum 4 Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Lifestyle Woman Sennheiser Momentum 4 Over-Ear Wireless Headphones Lifestyle Woman

New Products

Sennheiser Momentum 4 Wireless Over-Ear Headphones Are Finally Here! In June 2022, Sennheiser teased the next generation Momentum Headphones, but are they worth the...

TDK Cassette Tapes TDK Cassette Tapes

Articles

Cassettes are back and indie artists are making them as fast as they can to benefit from a surge in demand.

Fluance Ai81 Floorstanding Powered Loudspeaker Front Angle Fluance Ai81 Floorstanding Powered Loudspeaker Front Angle

Floorstanding Speakers

The $499 Fluance Ai81 Powered Tower Loudspeakers look very impressive on paper. But can they deliver sonically at that price?

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Reviews

Edifier NeoBuds S Wireless Earbuds

Earbuds & In-Ear Headphones

The Edifier Neobuds S Wireless Earbuds offer long-term support for Snapdragon 24/96 and solid ANC performance. Are they worth $179?

McIntosh MP100 Phono Preamplifier Angle Closeup McIntosh MP100 Phono Preamplifier Angle Closeup

Preamplifiers

Does it make sense to spend $2,000 on a phono preamplifier? The McIntosh MP100 might be the best reason yet.

Audeze LCD-5 Planar Magnetic Over-Ear Headphones Audeze LCD-5 Planar Magnetic Over-Ear Headphones

Over-Ear Headphones

The $4,500 Audeze LCD-5 join a very short list of flagship headphones actually worth the money. But are they the best of that group?

XGIMI Aura 4K UST Projector XGIMI Aura 4K UST Projector

Projectors & Screens

Are you in the market for a UST projector? The XGIMI AURA 4K UST Laser Projector goes under the microscope this week.

Marantz CD60 CD Player Black Marantz CD60 CD Player Black

CD Players

Canadians lost their ability to surf, stream, and check their emails for more than 24 hours. The Marantz CD60 CD Player was badly needed.

Astell&Kern Pathfinder IEM Astell&Kern Pathfinder IEM

Earbuds & In-Ear Headphones

$1,900 for a pair of IEMs? The Astell&Kern Pathfinder collaboration with Campfire Audio is one very special pair of earphones.

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New Products

Andover Audio Spindeck Belt-drive Turntable with Spinbase Speaker

New Products

Even more affordably priced at $199, SpinDeck simplifies turntable setup and listening to records when used with the Andover Audio Spinbase speaker.

Monoprice Monolith THX-M518HT 5.1 Home Theater Speaker System Monoprice Monolith THX-M518HT 5.1 Home Theater Speaker System

New Products

Monoprice continues to expand its THX Certified speaker line-up with an affordable M518HT 5.1 channel speaker system.

Skullcandy Transparency Wireless Earbuds and Headphones Skullcandy Transparency Wireless Earbuds and Headphones

New Products

Skullcandy Transparency Headphone and Earbuds Series combines music listening and eco-awareness.

LG Tone Free T90 and TF8 Wireless Earbuds for 2022 LG Tone Free T90 and TF8 Wireless Earbuds for 2022

Earbuds & In-Ear Headphones

LG's Tone Free Wireless Earbuds include support for active noise cancellation, long battery life and UVnano germ protection.

Lithe Audio Pro Series Ceiling Speaker Lithe Audio Pro Series Ceiling Speaker

In-Wall Speakers

UK-based Lithe Audio brings its unique in-ceiling, in-wall and outdoor wireless loudspeakers to the U.S. for the first time.

Revival Audio Atalante A5 Loudspeaker Pair Lifestyle Revival Audio Atalante A5 Loudspeaker Pair Lifestyle

Bookshelf Speakers

Another modern vintage audio loudspeaker? Revival Audio's ATALANTE Speakers feature expert craftsmanship and a more modern sound for a significant chunk of change.

Vintage Audio

Paul W. Klipsch working on a wood lathe

Articles

Learn about the history of Klipsch loudspeakers. Watch footage of Paul Klipsch at the factory in Hope, Arkansas in the 80s and 90s.

Fisher 400 FM Vacuum Tube Stereo Receiver Fisher 400 FM Vacuum Tube Stereo Receiver

Articles

The Fisher 400 tube receiver may not be the easiest vintage amplifier to find, but it is well worth the effort to have it...

MartinLogan Request Electrostatic Loudspeakers MartinLogan Request Electrostatic Loudspeakers

Articles

MartinLogan reQuest speakers from 1996 have been out of production for many years but are one of the best used electrostatic loudspeakers if you...

Klipsch Heritage Forte IV Loudspeakers Lifestyle Klipsch Heritage Forte IV Loudspeakers Lifestyle

Articles

The interest in vintage audio speakers has never been higher; especially as brands continue to refresh popular models that have been around for years.

Headphones & Personal Audio

Naim Uniti Atom HE with Focal Clear MG Headphones Lifestyle

Articles

The Naim Audio Uniti Atom HE and Acoustic Energy AE1 Speakers make an ideal combination if you're looking for a compact system with great...

Skullcandy Mod True Wireless Earbuds Skullcandy Mod True Wireless Earbuds

Earbuds & In-Ear Headphones

Are the $60 Skullcandy Mod Wireless Earbuds the real deal? We compare them to their rivals from 1More and were surprised by the results.

HiFiMAN Sundara Closed-back Headphones HiFiMAN Sundara Closed-back Headphones

New Products

Elevate your headphone listening experience to the audiophile level without the audiophile price with the HIFIMAN Sundara Closed-back Planar Headphones.

Schiit Audio Lyr+ Modular Headamp/DAC Schiit Audio Lyr+ Modular Headamp/DAC

DACs

The summer heat has been raging but we're ready to sweat about the Schiit Audio Bifrost 2/64 and Lyr+ which were just announced.

Home Theater

2022 UST Laser TV Showdown by ProjectorCentral and ProjectorScreen

Articles

ProjectorCentral and ProjectorScreen just held the 2022 Laser TV Showdown comparing 14 UST projectors. Find out who won.

Greatest Movies Greatest Movies

Articles

There are 0000s of great movie scenes, but these are some of the most important that shaped us.

2022 TV Shootout Judges 2022 TV Shootout Judges

Articles

In their first year in production, Sony's and Samsung's QD-OLED TVs are proving worthy competitors to LG's WRGB OLED TVs.

Vizio M-Series Quantum 6 QLED 4K TV Vizio M-Series Quantum 6 QLED 4K TV

HDTV 4K & 8K TV

Like car models, 2023 Vizio TVs roll-out in mid-2022. There are 19 new 4K and HDTVs in total sized up to 75-inches.

C SEED N1 MicroLED 4K TV Lifestyle C SEED N1 MicroLED 4K TV Lifestyle

HDTV 4K & 8K TV

C SEED's N1 MicroLED 4K TV combines cutting edge technology with avant-garde style in a giant folding screen of striking sculptural quality.

Netflix Spatial Audio Search Netflix Spatial Audio Search

News

Netflix and Sennheiser have teamed up to bring spatial audio to all subscribers. Find out what you need to know.

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KEF LS50 Wireless II Speakers in Red Lifestyle

Articles

Our 2022 Buying Guide for the best affordable wireless speakers features some great options from KEF, PSB, Sonos, DALI, Q Acoustics and more...

iFi Audio iPhono3 Black Label beside Turntable iFi Audio iPhono3 Black Label beside Turntable

Articles

What are the best audiophile phono preamps for under $1,000? See which models we picked from Croft, iFi, and Pro-Ject.

Schiit Audio Mani Phono Preamp Next to Turntable Schiit Audio Mani Phono Preamp Next to Turntable

Articles

Your turntable may not sound great without the right phono preamp. This guide offers some of the best phono preamplifiers under $600.

Cambridge Audio CXN V2 Network Audio Streamer Cambridge Audio CXN V2 Network Audio Streamer

Articles

Looking for an affordable way to get into hi-res streaming this Christmas? Our picks for Best Digital Music Streamers are all winners.

Audiophile System Builder

Wharfedale Diamond 12.1 Bookshelf Loudspeakers Group of 5

Articles

Did you just quit Spotify Premium over Neil Young? The $449 Wharfedale Diamond 12.1 loudspeakers, Qobuz, and a Dongle DAC are your answer.

Wharfedale Linton Heritage Loudspeakers in Black on stands Wharfedale Linton Heritage Loudspeakers in Black on stands

Articles

The Cyrus Audio i7-XR Integrated Amplifier is not exactly inexpensive but it can create some serious magic in a system between $7,500 and $10,000.

Q Acoustics 3030i Bookshelf Speakers in Walnut on Stands Q Acoustics 3030i Bookshelf Speakers in Walnut on Stands

Articles

The Q Acoustics 3030i bookshelf loudspeakers are $399 and one of the best of a new generation of British Hi-Fi products.

Rega Research Kyte Bookshelf Speakers Rega Research Kyte Bookshelf Speakers

Articles

The Rega Kyte bookshelf loudspeakers are still flying under the radar for some and that's something that needs to change.

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