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L300 Pure Sound Pre Amplifier

Pure Sound L300 Line-Stage Preamplifier Review

The Pure Sound L300 is a serious, all-valve pre-amplifier that pitches into territory occupied by some strong and well-established competition. Retailing at around £5000, the pre actually represents exceptional value (as much as you could say that about £5000 unit) as it is quite close in design terms to alternatives costing a …

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Proteus 4040 Integrated Amplifier Review

Review By Georgallou Efthemious This amplifier has forced me into a little introspection. It’s not a vintage unit, my usually preferred component, but a recent conception utilising a circuit design rooted in the 40’s. It’s an entirely British product made by English Valve Amplifiers Ltd, a small company based in …

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Widescreen for your ears – B&W Panorama 2

Panorama 2 offers a dramatically improved acoustic performance over the original Panorama. It’s simple to connect and operate with HDMI, a new proximity-sensing control panel and an enhanced user interface. Panorama 2 offers the same great design and premium build quality as the original, and is a true one-box, surround …

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