Emotiva self-powered speakers have long been Audiophiliac favorites, but he's just now getting acquainted with the midsize Airmotiv 5s.
There's a major shift of production from China to the U.S., which includes some truly affordable electronics and speakers.
The Audiophilac does a shoot-out between an Emotiva UMC-200 seven-channel surround processor and a UPA-500 amplifier with a Denon receiver. And the winner is?
The Audiophiliac checks out the tiny, yet potent PSB Alpha PS1 speakers and SubSeries 100 subwoofer.
The Audiophiliac checks out another high-performance, yet affordable desktop monitor speaker from M-Audio.
Straight out of Brodheadsville, Pa. comes an amp that uses vacuum tubes and Class D technology: the Rogue Sphinx is one of the sweetest amps around.
Emotiva's stereo amp isn't very big, but the Mini-X a-100 is built like a miniature tank, and sounds very decent.
Only 10 inches high, the Vanatoo Transparent One speakers make a bigger sound than you've ever heard from something this size.
Let's face it, itsy-bitsy or even large tabletop Bluetooth speakers can't rock out, but the 23-pound Marshall Hanwell speaker delivers the goods.
Upgrade your home theater receiver's sound with a new power amplifier from Emotiva.