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Come together: Rogue amplifier fuses the best of old and new tech

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.

By Feb. 12, 2014

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Sonically speaking, what does a great speaker sound like?

It's a complicated question, because all of the best speakers sound very different from one another -- which one is right for you?

By Jun. 15, 2013

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Are expensive speakers worth it?

High-end speakers look and sound better than the more affordable alternatives, but no one needs them -- or an iPhone 5, BMW or the latest digital camera.

By Jan. 2, 2013

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Box speakers are so yesterday, check out Gallo's round Strada 2

Gallo's unique technology and design helped produce a speaker that's an equally accomplished performer for hi-fi, home theater, and desktop use.

By Feb. 20, 2013

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Wadia 151PowerDAC: A new state of the art for desktop amplifiers?

Wadia's USB digital-to-analog converter/stereo amplifier is a bona-fide triumph! Desktop audio never sounded this good before.

By Apr. 29, 2012

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The audio reviewers dilemma: Can they predict what you'd like?

Reviewers have opinions, just like everybody else. The difference is audio critics have listened to a vast range of products.

By Aug. 27, 2010

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Desktop audio never sounded this good before

The all-new Mini-Maggie System is a radical rethink of what desktop speakers can sound like.

By Aug. 20, 2011

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World's most 'perfect' speaker gets even better

Magnepan has finally, after 12 years, improved its Magneplanar 1.6 speaker, the best sub-$2,000 speaker I'd heard in 2008. Here's hoping the new Magneplanar 1.7 sounds even better.

By Dec. 30, 2009

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HD Radio: Ready for prime time?

HD Radio sounds better than AM or FM, it's a free service, and offers programming not available over analog broadcasts. Too bad it's a secret.

By Sep. 10, 2010