AVHubhttp://www.avhub.com.auAVHubCopyright 2017 nextmedia Pty. Ltd.Fri, 24 Nov 2017 01:52:05 +100010Audio Research VT80SEAudio Research has released its VT80SE. Rated with a power output of 85-watts per channel, almost the only difference between it and the older VT80 is that the new unit has KT-150 valves.http://www.avhub.com.au/news/hi-fi/audio-research-vt80se-478174Wed, 22 Nov 2017 12:42:00 +1000Monitor Audio PL500 IIMonitor Audio’s flagship loudspeaker, the PL500 II, which is available from Melbourne Hi-Fi, is the only Platinum Series model to use an MTM layout.http://www.avhub.com.au/news/hi-fi/monitor-audio-pl500-ii-476963Tue, 21 Nov 2017 06:31:00 +1000Exposure XM9 MonoblocExposure has added a monobloc power amplifier, the XM9, to its compact XM serieshttp://www.avhub.com.au/news/hi-fi/exposure-xm9-monobloc-476647Mon, 20 Nov 2017 06:31:00 +1000Sony WF-1000X Wireless EarphonesVery few so-called ‘wireless’ earphones are actually truly wireless. At best the left and right earphones are usually joined by a thin wire. Sony’s new WF-1000X earphones are truly wireless. No wires at all.http://www.avhub.com.au/news/hi-fi/sony-wf-1000x-wireless-earphones-477279Sun, 19 Nov 2017 06:31:00 +1000Aesthetix Mimas Integrated AmpAesthetix has released its first integrated amplifier, a 150-watt per channel hybrid design called the Mimas. http://www.avhub.com.au/news/hi-fi/aesthetix-mimas-integrated-amp-477089Sat, 18 Nov 2017 06:31:00 +1000AudioFly AF100WAudioFly’s AF 100W, which was launched at CES 2017, is now available in Australia.http://www.avhub.com.au/news/hi-fi/audiofly-af100w-477046Fri, 17 Nov 2017 06:31:00 +1000VPI Voyager Phono StageThe VPI ‘Voyager’ phono preamplifier is available now in the US, and will soon be available in Australia from distributor Krispy Audio.http://www.avhub.com.au/news/hi-fi/vpi-voyager-phono-stage-477071Thu, 16 Nov 2017 06:31:00 +1000AudioFly AF56WAudioFly has released its long-awaited AF56W wireless earphones, and also announced pricing ($139) for this new model.http://www.avhub.com.au/news/hi-fi/audiofly-af56w-477041Wed, 15 Nov 2017 06:31:00 +1000McIntosh MA252 Hybrid Integrated AmplifierMcIntosh has released what it says is its first-ever hybrid integrated amplifier.http://www.avhub.com.au/news/hi-fi/mcintosh-ma252-hybrid-integrated-amplifier-477028Tue, 14 Nov 2017 06:31:00 +1000Crosszone CZ-1 Headphones ReviewDo you want your headphones to sound like loudspeakers? The Japanese makers of the Crosszone CZ-1 think you should. Their view is that the inherent individual-ear isolation of headphones is unrealistic in terms of how we perceive sound.http://www.avhub.com.au/product-reviews/hi-fi/crosszone-cz-1-headphones-review-477459Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:17:00 +1000