Australian distributor Audio Magic has announced it has acquired representation for the highly respected American brand Ayre Acoustics, more colloquially referred to as just ‘Ayre’.
McIntosh Laboratory Inc. has announced the new C53 high-end preamplifier which now includes an all-new Digital-to-Analogue Converter compatible with the latest digital playback formats.
Richter Audio has announced an ‘S6’ update to its long-running Wizard and Merlin speakers, from the Legend range of high-value offerings, taking the series to its sixth generation.
American high-end headphone specialist MrSpeakers’ wide range of cans are now available in the country via Advance Audio Australia.
The company was founded by electrical engineer Dan Clark who has led MrSpeakers with the goal to provide audiophile quality headphones while “having fun doing so”. While MrSpeakers upmarket headphones are predominantly Planar Magnetic designs, the flagship Voce headphones – available with matching ‘Blue Hawaii’ high-end valve headphone amplifier – is an advanced electrostatic design.
British audio stalwart Roksan, who back in the mid-80s brought out the now-classic Xerxes turntable among many other highly acclaimed components, returns to Australia after a market absence with the flagship ‘blak’ and entry K3 product line-ups.
Famed for its wide range of excellent high-value subwoofers, American Ohio-based speaker specialist SVS now introduces the Prime Pinnacle floorstanding speakers, the top-shelf model of the company’s popular Prime series.
Acoustic treatment specialist Artnovion has announced a new range of adhesive ‘stick-on’ acoustic treatment panels to suit any modern listening environment.
Bowers & Wilkins Australia is offering a ‘Trade-In, Trade-Up’ offer to Australian consumers who will have the opportunity to upgrade their old speakers from a selection of 40 of the company’s excellent offerings.
The OM 5 series of cartridges from Ortofon is now expanding with the company announcing affordable additions to the highly-regarded range of Moving Magnet cartridges.
An update of what Ayon calls “the legendary” Spirit III integrated amplifier, the new Spirit V is said to be not just a simple rework but a total re-engineering of its acclaimed predecessor.
In the wake of the activity at High End Munich 2019, McIntosh has announced the new C49, a new full-featured preamplifier with modular architecture technology for its digital features.