Category: First Impressions

All The Best Amazon Black Friday Deals (Plus Many More Black Friday 2020 & Cyber Monday Deals!)

All The Best Amazon Black Friday/Cyber Monday Audio And Hi-Fi Deals! Plus, The Best of The Rest! Looking for the best values in Audio and Hi-Fi? Then look no further. We’ve rounded up the best

HI-FI Trends Product Of The Year Awards 2020: Best Speakers Feat. Triangle, Andover Audio

It’s that time again! This is when we look back at some of the best gear we’ve come across this year. The mission of HI-FI Trends is “Helping audiophiles to build affordable high-end audio systems,”

Watch: Emotiva Teases Their Sexy New Airmotiv GR1 Headphones!

It’s no secret that we love Emotiva gear around here. They make extremely well-designed speakers and hi-fi electronics that sell for remarkably fair prices. Now they are bringing that same formula over to headphones. It’s

This Week’s Audio Best Buys: Best Wireless Earbuds, Best Speakers, Best Music Player has always been about pointing out the best values in Hi-Fi, so it’s only right that we point out the best deals every week. There’s a lot of stuff on sale out there, but

First Look: The Sensational PS Audio Stellar Strata Integrated Amplifier/Music Player!

PS Audio is known for its innovative, and in the case of the Stellar DAC and Power Amps, reasonably priced hi-fi separates. Led by their CEO and Founder Paul McGowan (check out his video below),

This Week’s Audio Best Buys: Best Wireless Headphones, Best Bookshelf Speakers, Best Music Players has always been about pointing out the best values in Hi-Fi, so it’s only right that we point out the best deals every week. There’s a lot of stuff on sale out there, but

Q Acoustics Intros A Revolutionary Pair Of Active Speakers

Q Acoustics, a company best known for its exquisite budget loudspeakers (check out our reviews), has come out with its first pair of active speakers called Q Active 200. Retailing for $1999 in the U.S.,

HIFIMAN Unveils Dazzling New TWS800 True Wireless Earbud With Advanced Drivers!

Another day, another True Wireless Earbud. The TWS earphone trend shows no sign of slowing, with Manufacturers cranking out both super-cheap models on the Entry-Level side of the category along with more expensive premium options,

Stunning! Take A Sneak-Peek At Dali’s New OBERON C Active Speakers!

Today, Lenbrook Americas, distributor of DALI loudspeakers in North America, announced the availability of Dali’s new active speaker system OBERON C. According to their press release, there will be three models available, along with a

Exquisite! First Look At The New Grado GT220 True Wireless Earbuds!

Today, Grado, a company revered for its handmade open-back audiophile headphones, revealed their first true wireless earbud, the $259 GT220. The new earphones sport a sleek minimalist design with touch controls on the earpieces, six-hour

Bluesound Reveals PULSE SUB+, An Impressive Looking Wireless Subwoofer!

Today, Bluesound announced the latest addition to its brilliant group of wireless hi-res multi-room audio components. It’s called PULSE SUB+, a BluOS compatible subwoofer that adds additional bass to any Bluesound system. Like all Bluesound

Vinyl Moon Subscription Review: Discover Awesome New Music With This Unique Service!

This month is the fifth anniversary of Vinyl Moon, an extraordinary indie vinyl subscription club I just discovered. Every month they ship out exclusive vinyl packages with dazzling artwork from exquisite graphic artists, custom-colored vinyl

IsoAcoustics Releases The Impressive (And Affordable) ZaZen Isolation Platform

Today, IsoAcoustics announced an addition to its extensive line of isolation products. It’s called the zaZen Isolation Platform, and it’s a cost-effective way to shield your turntables and sensitive hi-fi components from fidelity-killing vibrations coming

iFi’s ZEN Phono is The Inexpensive Phono Pre-Amp You Need Right Now!

If you’re serious about your vinyl, chances are you’ll be interested in a phono pre-amp to replace the one in your integrated amp at some point. Well, if that’s you, and you are looking to

beyerdynamic North America Intros The Breathtaking 3rd Gen. T1 and T5 Headphones

Today, beyerdynamic has released the third generation of their Tesla audiophile headphones, the T1 and T5. Both retail at $999. At first glance, the new design looks only to be a light refresh of the