by Jonathan Valin | Jan 11th, 2017 I have some good news and some bad news about CES 2017. The good news—and it is good news—is that the sound at this year’s rendition of Viva Las Vegas was considerably better than it’s been in years past. The bad news—and it is very bad—is that there were said to be some 40 fewer exhibitors at the 2017 show. Folks, that amounts to an entire floor of the

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By John Atkinson Posted: Jan 18, 2017 "Dammit!" No sooner had I praised small loudspeakers while dismissing large speakers as potentially having "large problems," in my review of the Crystal Arabesque Minissimo Diamond in the www.stereophile.com/content/crystal-cable-arabesque-minissimo-diamond-loudspeaker ">October issue, than I had to eat my words. Only days after that issue had gone to press, Magico's VP for Global Sales & Marketing, Peter Mackay, and CTO Yair Tammam, arrived at my place to set up a

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by Alan Sircom | Jan 06, 2017 New product launches in the audio sector have moved from January to May, and this year’s CES shows just how big that change is. Despite this, there were some exciting new products seen for the first time, many of which will likely come to dominate the high-end market in 2017. Burmester Audio should be one of the brands most likely to showcase its new products at Munich, but this year

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01/02/2015 - COMPARATIF HI-FI Par Thierry Soveaux Magico Q3 Les coups de foudre absolus en matière de haute-fidélité ne sont guère légion. La Magico Q3 en fait partie. Certes, son prix est prohibitif mais c'est peut-être l'enceinte la plus accomplie que nous ayons entendue à ce jour. Les moyens techniques très sophistiqués sont toujours employés à des fins purement musicales. Le coffret très travaillé à l'intérieur, avec de nombreuses cavités, est réalisé en fonte d'aluminium,

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