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Q-Acoustics Concept 40 Speaker Review

A year or so back I reviewed the first of the Concept series speakers from Q-Acoustics, the Concept 20. That model has similar drivers to the company’s 2020i budget stand-mount but a more sophisticated cabinet design, something which doubles the price but also doubles the resolution by halving the cabinet …

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CAD puts it’s CAT among the pigeons!

The new CAT (CAD Audio Transport) is a high-quality source component offering no-compromise CD ripping/playback, bespoke internal data storage, plus playback of Windows Platform music streaming services, such as Spotify, Qobuz and BBC radio. The CAT has been painstakingly crafted, implementing the ideas, technology and lessons learned from the (three-year) …

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McIntosh launches its big little system: the MXA70!

McIntosh Laboratory introduces the MXA70 – a luxury all-in-one system giving music lovers authentic McIntosh sound quality in a compact and stylish package. (£5,995). The MXA70 is a highly versatile high-performance audio system that’s hand-built in McIntosh’s Binghamton (NY) factory. It contains an advanced 50-watt McIntosh amplifier, in-house aluminium loudspeakers …

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