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At $400, this compact Sound Blaster X7 amplifier aims to shatter any audiophile's expectations

Creative Technology's Sound Blaster X7 is designed to be a powerful amplifier in a compact box. The device is slated to cost $400.

By October 30, 2014

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Best home audio products of 2015

We've selected standout products that represent some of the best values in the home audio arena

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Creative Aurvana Live 2 headphone: Impressive sound for less than $100

While it sounds significantly different form the original Aurvana Live, this new model is also a very good over-the-ear headphone value.

By December 10, 2014

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Hear the strange, surprising sounds of 3D printers and laser cutters

Artist Kyle Machulis records sounds hidden within Autodesk's modern industrial workshop in San Francisco, creating a jarring and oddly beautiful mechanical symphony.

By January 26, 2015

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Secret of 'Jurassic Park' raptor sounds? Tortoise sex

Dinosaurs may be visually terrifying but Lucasfilm sound designer Gary Rydstrom confirms that tortoises mating make for great velociraptor vocals.

By January 26, 2015

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Quite possibly the best-sounding headphones in the world

The Audiophiliac previews the ultimate Hifiman model, the HE1000.

By January 24, 2015

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Fluance XLHTB speakers offer big sound

The Fluance XLHTB is a head-turning set of speakers at a reasonable price and while it sounds perfectly fine in a home theater context it lacks the performance subtleties peers can offer.

By January 23, 2015

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This just in: Big sound bases sound better than small sound bars

The new Zvox Soundbase.770 is a smart alternative to skinny sound bars, says the Audiophiliac.

By November 19, 2014

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Sonic frontiers: Who needs great-sounding desktop speakers?

The Audiophiliac surveys the field of better desktop, aka 'nearfield' speakers, and likes what he hears.

By January 17, 2015

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Crew evacuated from part of space station after alarm sounds

NASA reports are all crew members are currently safe in the Russian section of the ISS, but work to determine the cause of the alarm is ongoing.

By January 14, 2015

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What's the biggest factor determining the sound of your music: Recording, mixing or mastering?

The Audiophiliac interviews mastering engineer Dave McNair about who should get most of the credit for great sounding recordings, and his answer may surprise you.

By January 14, 2015