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Beyerdynamic Xelento Wireless In-ear Headphones Review

True wireless IEMs are now officially a thing, and they are here to stay. Apple stole the headline with its AirPods, then Sennheiser redefined it with the Momentum True Wireless. Has Beyerdynamic got what it takes to claim the crown? Let's find out.

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Pioneer UDP-LX800 Universal Disc Player Review

Pioneer's UDP-LX800 Universal Disc Player's announcement was timed almost precisely after Oppo announced its exit from the Blu-ray player market. We put the flagship offering from Pioneer, the UDP-LX800 through its paces.

Posted in: Home Theatre

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Monitor Audio Studio 2-Way Stand Mount Loudspeakers Review

Over two decades later since StereoNET NZ's editor Gary Pearce's first experience with Monitor Audio, he revisits the Brit brand and discovers what's changed in that time its new Studio 2-way stand-mount loudspeakers.

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Tivoli Audio Model One Radio Review

Eighteen years after the release of the original Model One radio from Tivoli Audio, the brand is back with the Model One Digital with a completely modern update that pays respects to the now iconic Model One radio.

Posted in: Lifestyle Smart Homes & IoT

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Bluesound Node 2 Streamer Review

If you've been holding off streaming your own music collection, or you've been looking for a high-quality music streamer for Tidal and Roon, then look no more as the Bluesound Node 2 fits the bill perfectly.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

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IsoAcoustics Orea Series Isolators Review

The arrival of IsoAcoustic’s OREA Series equipment isolators led reviewer Peter Familari on an investigation into vibrations and resonance, and a journey of discovery.

Posted in: Hi-Fi

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Cambridge Audio CXU Universal Blu-ray Player Review

With non-physical consumption of music and movies firmly established, and the imminent appearance of Ultra HD 4K Blu-ray, does it make sense to release an expensive new disc player in 2015?

Posted in: Home Theatre

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Ortofon MC20 Super Phono Cartridge Review

Ortofon have been making moving coil cartridges for more years than I have been alive, so presumably they know what they are doing.

Posted in: Hi-Fi