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LIKING THESE NEW TANNOY LEGACY CHEVIOT SPEAKERS

Fired up the new TANNOY LEGACY - CHEVIOT speakers with our AYON CD35 tube SACD player and AYON Triton 120w tube integrated amp in our showroom, I was impressed right from the start.
TY 16 SF CHEVIOT
NZ$ 13,995.01 pr (incl. GST)
Tannoy Speakers

Tannoy aims to lead the industry through concentrating on innovative, high performance products

Following the recently revived Prestige range, Tannoy is now bringing three models from its original Legacy series back to life. If you hark back to the era of flared trousers, Saturday Night Fever&nb...
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- Heritage 2 way floor-standing loudspeaker based on famous HPD design for large sized rooms - ...
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If Michael J. Fox went back to a 70s recording studio he would have been KO’d by the sound of Tannoy...

NEW RELEASE - CANTON GLE 496.2 ACTIVE BT - HIGH-END HiFi meets HOME THEATRE plus BLUETOOTH - NO COMPROMISE.

CANTON ,one of Germany's leading speaker manufacturers of over 40yrs has released a Top-Qualty FULLY ACTIVE speaker with its own internal Amp and DAC that you can connect your TV to via HDMI , stream ...
CN 01 SF GLE496
SPECIAL PRICE: NZ$ 2,250.00 pr (incl. GST)
Original: NZ$ 2,995.00 (incl. GST)
Saving: NZ$ 745.00 (incl. GST)
Canton speakers

CANTON REFERENCE K series - "TIMELESS CREATIONS from GERMANY for ULTIMATE MUSICAL PLEASURE

CANTON (to SING / TONE) - GLE FULLY ACTIVE series - HIGH-END SPEAKERS DESIGNED IN GERMANY.CANTON GLE 496.2 ACTIVE BT - HIGH-END HiFi meets HOME THEATRE plus BLUETOOTH - NO COMPROMISE.Made fo...
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Other functions of the GLE 496.2 active BT sets: ECO Fashion  - selectable power-savi...

NEW PRODUCT RELEASE HAS ARRIVED AT THE SHOWROOM - AUDEZE LCD-i4 Reference In-Ear headphone w fluxor magnets

You are invited to ring and make a time to come along with your music to auditions these awesome, WORLD-LEADING ,IN-EAR headphones, using same technology as in their mighty big brother ON-EAR LCD-4 he...

The DOHMANN Helix Two turntable - MHES release

There were turntables aplenty at this year’s Munich High End show. There’s no doubt, the vinyl ship has far from sailed yet, at least the second time around.
DN 01 TT HELIX2
NZ$ 44,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
Dohmann

unparalleled analog playback performance

We caught up with Dohmann in Munich who took us through a few of the Two's features. Ultimately though, you just need to hear it for yourself. The Helix Two has been engineered to deliver unparalleled...
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Last year’s show was almost dominated by the world’s craziest and uber-expensive models from manufac...

The NEW MAGICO S3 MkII has arrived and looking awesome in its Candy Red finish, now ready for audition at the showroom

Pleased to report that we are receiving lots of very positive comments on our new range of the highly regarded MAGICO speakers. MAGICO'S technology is leading edge.
MA 03 SF S3 CA
NZ$ 47,995.00 pr (incl. GST)
Magico

We create industrial “works of art” that simply out-perform any custom or commercially available speaker system in the world.

Magico S3 Mk II Floor Standing, 3-Way Loudspeaker (Four Driver) Design HAYWARD, CA – Magico, the Leader in High-Performance Loudspeaker Design and Manufacture, is pleased to announce the new S3 Mk II....
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Magico, the leader in high performance loudspeaker design and manufacture, is pleased to announce th...

DO YOU WANT THE BEST MUSIC FROM YOUR iPHONE etc - 2 TOTALY NEW CONCEPTS "IN-EAR" HEADPHONES HAVE ARRIVED FROM AUDEZE

The NEW - iSINE10 & iSINE 20 In-Ear Headphone - the iSINE 1 & 20 sound and look like no others, an innovative design without a care for the same old status quo of balanced armature or dynamic ...

Our NEW range of MAGICO S series speakers have arrived and available for audition - this is their 2nd to top-of-line model, the awesome S5 MkII

Pleased to report that we are receiving lots of very positive comments on our new range of the highly regarded MAGICO speakers. MAGICO'S technology is leading edge, you are aware of the difference as ...
MA 05 SF S5 CO
NZ$ 72,495.00 pr (incl. GST)
Magico

We create industrial “works of art” that simply out-perform any custom or commercially available speaker system in the world.

BEST SOUND OF SHOW (Munich Hi End Show)“Actively displayed for the first time, Magico’s most affordable aluminium-bodied multi-ways, the S5s, on the other hand, were tremendously engaging, utterly del...
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EXTENDED REVIEW: Some Magico loudspeaker systems have not been to everyone’s taste, partly because m...

Our NEW range of MAGICO S series speakers have arrived and available for audition - this is their lovely S1 MkII

Pleased to report that we are receiving lots of very positive comments on our new range of the highly regarded MAGICO speakers. MAGICO'S technology is leading edge, you are aware as soon as you hear t...
MA 02 SF S1 CA
NZ$ 27,995.00 pr (incl. GST)
Magico

We create industrial “works of art” that simply out-perform any custom or commercially available speaker system in the world.

“The S1 sounds sublime. The baby Magicos nailed the timbre of everything I heard through them. Male vocals and female vocals had a full-bodied, three-dimensional quality about them that just sounded r...
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This review has been a long time coming. I first laid eyes on the original Magico S1 in Las Veg...

NEW PRODUCT RELEASE FROM AYON - A PAIR OF LOVELY 45w MONO BLOCK AMPS

The Scorpio mono amplifiers very nicely fit the present Ayon's sound philosophy. It's an incredibly rich, dense performance of a warm character. Its dynamics is very high and powerful, low bass extrem...
AY 40 AM SCORPIO
SPECIAL PRICE: NZ$ 4,995.00 pr (incl. GST)
Original: NZ$ 6,995.00 (incl. GST)
Saving: NZ$ 2,000.00 (incl. GST)
Ayon Audio

"The Bugatti of Audio" - according to respected TAS: The Absolute Sound magazine

LIKE NEW, WITH VERY LOW KS, FULL 12mth WARRANTY  - The entrance into real high-end mono vacuum tube amplification”. The Scorpio Mono represents a dramatic rethinking of economic vacuum tube ...
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Full-featured vacuum tube mono power amplifierSwitchable between pentode and triode modeVacuum Tubes...
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I know Gerhard Hirt pretty well, I think I can call him my friend. He runs his company, Ayon Audio a...

These AWESOME (how else can you describe them) CANTON REFERENCE K1 speakers have arrived at the showroom.

We 1st heard them at the Munich High-End Show in May, from that special experience we became the NZ Canton distributor.
CN 09 SF RK1 B
NZ$ 37,995.00 pr (incl. GST)
Canton speakers

CANTON REFERENCE K series - "TIMELESS CREATIONS from GERMANY for ULTIMATE MUSICAL PLEASURE

SOLID CABINET DESIGNThe acoustically optimised cabinet with its organic curved baffle offers significantly improved dispersion characteristics. The solid construction of high quality 50 mm multi-layer...
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- 1x Ceramic dome Tweeter w/ one piece wave guide- 1x Ceramic / Tungsten Mid w/ triple-curved cone m...

NEW RANGE of the FAMOUS TANNOY SPEAKERS now in stock for you to enjoy

We are pleased to announce our appointment for the exclusive representation of the Highly Regarded TANNOY speakers. We will share their entry level Revolution XT range with 1 or 2 other HiFi reseller...
TY 21 SF GR KEN
NZ$ 29,995.00 pr (incl. GST)
Tannoy Speakers

Tannoy aims to lead the industry through concentrating on innovative, high performance products

Prestige GR - Gold Reference sereis - Over forty-five years on from the introduction of the world famous Monitor Gold Dual Concentric™ driver, Tannoy has launched a new benchmark loudspeaker rang...
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EXTENDED REVIEW: Not so long ago our office building was demolished, not by us playing too loud, but...

At last after a long wait we have finally received the sort after AURALIC Aries wireless Music Bridge, we now have a demo sample available for audition at our showroom.

The ARIES is unique in enabling DACs for the first time to stream high-resolution music quickly and wirelessly in virtually any sampling rate, including DSD, Double-Rate DSD and DXD.

darTZeel is proud to introduce it’s first integrated line amplifier with full digital streaming capabilities with 24/352.4 PCM / 2x DSD DAC. - available for demo

How about a totally unique, Powerful, High-End Intergarted Amp that will Stream music from a computer / NAS drive etc.  It's easy to use & extremely versatile - LISTENING IS BELIEVING......
DL 01 IA LHC208
NZ$ 19,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
DarTZeel

one man’s uncompromising passion for music and its reproduction

The LHC-208 "danalogue" streaming DAC with 200w Integrated amplifier first introduced and highly acclaimed at CES in Las Vegas last January, you will discover the new way of playing very high en...
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EXTENDED REVIEW: You’ve got to hand it to darTZeel: the boutique Swiss brand barely registered in th...

Introducing the beautiful ACCUSTIC ARTS REFERENCE TUBE DAC, available for demo

An awesome DAC with hybrid tube technology that will add sparkle, texture and definition. The HiFi Journal - "Its ability to convey the texture and emotion of the music is breath taking". 
AA 04 DC RDAC
NZ$ 19,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
Accustic Arts

High-End from ACCUSTIC ARTS® is expected to sound natural and detailed,

The tube hybrid TUBE DAC II DA converter from ACCUSTIC ARTS® was introduced in 2007 and has since enjoyed a lot of success and received numerous awards. Now the converter has been fundamentally revise...
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Audiophile reference D/A-converter with a so called "tube hybrid" concept.Special and unique 2x 32Bi...
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EXTENDED REVIEW:When I set up the DRIVE II and the companion TUBE-DAC IISE from ACCUSTIC ARTS, a red...

ACCUSTIC ARTS beautiful CD Transport now in stock and available for demo

The ACCUSTIC ARTS Reference DRIVE-II design concept, the "PERFECT CD TRANSPORT" The DRIVE II is a CD transport of the absolute reference class and works according to the top-loader principle. The unit...
AA 05 CD RDRIVE
NZ$ 19,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
Accustic Arts

High-End from ACCUSTIC ARTS® is expected to sound natural and detailed,

PERFECT CD TRANSPORTThe DRIVE II is a CD transport of the absolute reference class and works according to the top-loader principle. The unit is designed exclusively to play CDs, CD-Rs, CD-RWs in uncom...
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Audiophile reference CD transport in top-loader designHigh-Class CD mechanism (CD-Pro2LF) with heavy...
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EXTENDED REVIEW:When I set up the DRIVE II and the companion TUBE-DAC IISE from ACCUSTIC ARTS, a red...

Introducing to NZ market - AQUA La Scala MkII - a genuine reference tube DAC, utilising ladder rack technology

After reading the many outstanding reviews including a rare BLUEMOON Award from 6MOONS, we took the plunge, sight unseen and unheard, and we are delight to be able to acknowledge just how special this...
AQ 05 DC LASCALA
NZ$ 10,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
AQUA

The Art of the Digital domain

With its extraordinary sound quality and stylish appearance it has remained the DAC of discerning audio enthusiasts. Improving the sonic performance of the La Scala was no small task. The first step w...
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• High performance proprietary FPGA-based digital decoding without digital filter• Galvanic and magn...
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EXTENDED REVIEW: after I'd reset our car's GPS from American to British English for a far sexier lad...

Introducing UBIQ MODEL ONE - a brand NEW name in HiIGH-END SPEAKERS to the AUDIOPHILE WORLD.

We discovered these unique speakers from out of Slovenia while at the at the Munich High-End show, you can see by their outstanding architectural design and unique qualities that Igor Kante, their cre...

Introducing HEGEL AUDIO from Norway - highly reviewed, competitively priced audiophile quality with a rich, dynamic presentation...

The the 1st componets in the range, their new H80 75w Integrated amp w/ USB input the 1st person to audion this amp bought it, there was no question, its unique at the price point, see the rave review...
HL 07 IA H90
NZ$ 2,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
Hegel Audio

Natural, Engaging, Dynamic musical experiance

In the H90 integrated amplifier replaces previous H80) with digital and analog inputs, technology from the Reference Hegel products has virtually been pouring down. Hegel’s patented SoundEngine output...
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EXTENDED REVIEW: Hegel products are minimalistic, but also full of innovative solutions. Their desig...

NEW PRODUCT RELEASE - ANTIPODES DS in house loaded with music ready to demo

The NEWEST ANTIPODES DS Music Server is our NEW entry-level model, using the same breakthrough core technology employed in our flagship DX. Powered by a specially designed external universal voltage S...

The NEWEST Integrated Amplifier designed by Junichi Yamazaki of Triode Corp-Japan is in store ready to audition..

Our lovely NRE TRV-88SER 45w Integrated Amp now features: M/M phono stage, Remote and a Headphone Amp  and the price has dropped to $2995, so now you can by Japanies design and quality at a very ...

CLEARAUDIO PRESENTS THE NEW "CONCEPT WOOD” turntable, now in stock,

Clearaudio's original Concept delivered an elegantly styled turntable package featuring a level of groundbreaking technology usually only found in high-end turntables, combining plug-and-play simplici...
CL 16 TT CONW MM
NZ$ 3,250.00 ea (incl. GST)
Clearaudio

"Take the best and make it better, only then is it just good enough." Peter Suchy

“Ready to play…” The Clearaudio Concept is a new complete analog package that comes fully set-up so you can start listening to music right out of the box. This is a beautiful turntable/tonearm/cartrid...
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Multi-layer wood chassisExcellent value for money Concept M/M cartridgeHighest quality music pl...
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EXTENDED REVIEW: For me, the analog versus digital debate is similar to one in the wine world, where...

Due to arrive soon as part of our NEW HIGH-END range from ACCUSTIC ARTS from Germany is their Beautiful REFERENCE TUBE PRE-II Mk2 fully balanced hybrid preamplfier

This preamp is a natural match with ACCUSTIC ARTS REFERENCE, AMP-II 260w and ULTRA AMP-II 600w Stereo Power amps and their elegant MONO-II 300w Mono Block amps and you can be confident it will also pl...
AA 08 PA RPRE
NZ$ 19,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
Accustic Arts

High-End from ACCUSTIC ARTS® is expected to sound natural and detailed,

THE REFERENCE TUBE PREAMP II – MK2:  The TUBE PREAMP II – MK2 is the revised version of our hybrid tube preamplifier which enjoys success all around the world. The revised version includes a numb...
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TUBE PREAMP II – MK2 highlights:Audiophile reference preamplifier with a so called “tube hybrid” con...
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EXTENDED REVIEW:ACCUSTIC ARTS - Tube PreAmp ll Mk2 and Amp ll Mk 2 review - Part One Tube PreAmp ll ...

Having been so impressed with our trial shipment of HIgh-End audio gear from ACCUSTIC ARTS from Germany we have placed an order for their highly reviewed 260w Stereo power amp.

ACCUSTIC ARTS® stands for ACCUrate acouSTIC ARTS, which means “the correct art of sound”.
AA 11 AS RAMP
NZ$ 27,995.00 ea (incl. GST)
Accustic Arts

High-End from ACCUSTIC ARTS® is expected to sound natural and detailed,

Finest electronic components – finest sound The top priority in the development of the AMP II – MK 3 was a perfect signal feed with short distances using the finest components. Some of the components ...
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Dual-mono reference power amplifier with completely isolated power supply for each amplifier channel...
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EXTENDED REVIEW:ACCUSTIC ARTS - Tube PreAmp ll Mk2 and Amp ll Mk2 combo review - Part Two – The...

Our 2nd pair of these unique, hand made speakers in beautiful "Makassar" have arrived and now available for audition

One of the reasons I invested in the Brodmann brand of speakers was in part because outside the hi-fi world the people who are buying these speakers are those like, Conductors, Piano players, Singers,...
BM 14 VC7 B
NZ$ 28,995.00 pr (incl. GST)
Brodmann

"Simply Achieve Perfection"

Brodmann's largest Vienna Classic line floor standing loudspeaker. Two-way system with two treble speakers, four bass drivers /mid-range speakers and two Acoustic Sound Boards.
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Brodmann loudspeakers – the philosophyBrodmann has been very successful since 1828 in the world of h...
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Bernd Frühauf I am very glad that there are other audio enthusiasts who are fascinated by the B...

Our 1st pair of these beautiful, highly acclaimed speakers in stunning "Mappa Burl" have arrived and now available for audition

In this price class, which has historically represented the tipping point between high-end sound and ultra high-end sound, I thought three speakers stood head and shoulders above their peers, The Acou...
AZ 04 SF CRES
NZ$ 37,995.00 pr (incl. GST)
Acoustic Zen

"Music No Compromise"

The incredible Acoustic Zen Crescendo speakers, Full Range, tight realistic sounding 20hz bass, 90db efficiency, tube friendly design-run great on 20 watt 845 tube SET's, and excellent on high power q...
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Design: 3 way TRANSMISSION LINE Tweeter:   1x” custom Horn loaded RIBBON Midrange: 2x...
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ReviewsMay 2015: AXPONA Gold Show Awards published in AV ShowroomsMay 2015: AXPO...