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The Audiophiliac

Ex-movie theater projectionist Steve Guttenberg covers high-end audio news and reviews.

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Best headphones

Here we've picked our five favorites across every style and category, but if you already know which

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Bona fide high-end, affordable in-ear headphones from Beyerdynamic

Beyerdynamic's DX 160 iE and DX 120 iE, two contenders for best sounding in-ear headphones for around $100.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Why all HDMI cables are the same

Expensive HDMI cables are a rip-off and offer no difference in picture quality over cheap ones. So when a salesman tries to up-sell, politely tell him he's wrong and move on with the sale.

By Apr. 26, 2011

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Toshiba Kirabook (2014)

The design of Toshiba's high-end Kirabook hasn't changed since last year, but it has aged gracefully. The components get an update and the battery life gets a big boost, making this an all-around excellent, but expensive, ultrabook.

By Mar. 5, 2014

4 stars Editor's rating Mar. 5, 2014
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Polk Audio Woodbourne

Polk Audio's new Woodbourne speaker has a gorgeous mahogany wood top and supports both Bluetooth and AirPlay.

By Jan. 7, 2013

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An awesome small room/high-end stereo system

The Audiophiliac auditions an audiophile hi-fi that's ideal for cramped apartments.

By Mar. 5, 2014

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GoGroove BlueGate Bluetooth audio receiver

The GoGroove BlueGate is a good option if you want to add Bluetooth audio streaming to a car or home audio system, but portable-headphone users will want to look for a more flexible unit.

By May. 24, 2013

2.5 stars Editor's rating May. 24, 2013
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Rotel's stereo integrated amp is high-end but not absurdly high-priced

The Audiophiliac found a lot to like about the new Rotel RA-1570 amp, for hi-fi and stereo home theater applications.

By Jan. 5, 2014

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How small can a bona fide high-end headphone amplifier be?

Meridian's new Prime desktop amp is seriously compact, and the sound is astonishing!

By Jan. 26, 2014

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ZTE Nubia 5 (unlocked)

Although it doesn't have LTE, the ZTE Nubia 5's impressive specs and reliable performance make it a great value for an unlocked, high-end phone.

By Oct. 24, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 24, 2013

MSRP: $449.99

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2012 The End Escape

2012 The End Escape is an excellent time waster with plenty to keep you involved as you escape the alien apocalypse. If you can ignore the terrible sound effects and don't mind doing several runs, this game can be a lot of fun with plenty of vehicles to unlock and cool things to discover.

By Oct. 17, 2012

3.5 stars Editor's rating Oct. 17, 2012

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