*Technics Warning* Price Rise Imminent
Technics announce price rises coming April 1st.
The changes of RRP in detail will be as follows:
SL-1200G: £ 2.999,- £ 3.499,-
SL-1000R: £ 13.999,- £ 15.999,-
SP-10R: £ 7.999,- £ 8.999,-
At the moment the SL-1500C at £899 and SL-1210GR / SL1200GR are uneffected.
Linn Launch Kustom DSM
Very exciting to see Linn properly re-enter the multi-room audio market, adding to their full range of invisible speakers. Kustom DSM is Linn's new high performance, one box, multi-zone network music player that will deliver transformational musical experiences throughout any space.
Drop into Hi-Fi Corner to debunk the myths surrounding multi-room audio, with systems for any budget.
Linn Series 5 Winter Promotion
This promotion has officially ended, but please contact us for other offers on these products which may not be advertised online.
Exquisite tailoring and precision engineering come together perfectly in this compact and customisable music system. Featuring a choice of six Linn Fabrik covers and collections from acclaimed Scottish designers – Timorous Beasties and Harris Tweed, whichever look your customers choose, we've made sure the music will always take centre stage.And with Linn's ground-breaking Exakt technology on board, your customers will always hear a performance that's optimised for their home.
Melco EX Series Update - What You Need To Know
I know I keep banging on about Melco, but really I am very taken with these products. See below the latest software release which makes them even more attractive!
"Melco redefined the real potential of Hi-Res digital music playback over Ethernet or using USB DAC when it was introduced a few years ago.
New software for the user interface on the OLED display gives more detail of status and playback, with internationalisation covering most metadata requirements, along with advanced options for the CD import and archiving process.
Internet Radio is fully supported using the Melco Music HD App...
Meridian Trade Up Promotion
Looking for a top quality compact hi fi system?
Did you know our Falkirk store stocks Meridian audio? With small footprint digital active speakers in a range of sizes and performance levels, Meridian offers music lovers something unique.
Whether you are a long standing Meridian audio fan, or their reputation precedes them, we encourage you to come in for a listen.
From the first of November until the end of January we are offering customers a 20% discount on Meridian packages, so there has never been a better time to get your dream Meridian system.
Hi Fi Show 2019 - Report
Unfortunately I couldn't make this years hi fi show, so I was delighted when one of our good friends offered to do a write up on it for us. Thank you George!
"For the first time, the autumn “UK Hi-Fi Show” took up weekend residence at the Ascot Grandstand in leafy Berkshire. There were no tailored outfits to behold, Bolly to guzzle or foie gras canapes to feast upon. The only enclosures were ones which had speaker drive units in them and an abundance of aluminium audio equipment casings.
Instead of jockeys we had interesting reps and distributors to chat with, which was fine by me..."
Chord Mojo Just £299 - Limited Stock
We have managed to secure another batch of Chord Mojo portable headphone amp and DAC with £100 off RRP.
A great Christmas stocking filler for anyone into their portable music, please contact us if you are interested. We are also offering a number of bundle deals with a Chord Poly to instore customers.
The Reference Room - Playing at Hi-Fi Corner October 2019
This month in our Reference room, feeling a little indulgent, we set up a system, that on paper might not seem conventional, but it is really more than the sum of its parts.
In audiophile quarters we tend to group products into price bands. However this week we decided to make an ensemble base the sonic capabilities of each piece; ignoring the prices of each object. This is what happened.
Melco Launched Ultra High End Network Switch
New Melco Product - Introducing Melco S100 Data Network Switch
Melco S100 is an audiophile-technology data switch for improved sound quality for any network audio device using an Ethernet connection
Another SIA2-100 & CD2 review just in, this time from Gramophone Magazine
ATC has expanded its range of electronics with a new amplifier and CD player. Normally I'd say reviews should be taken handful of salt, not because I belive in "fake news", but because often matching well reviewed products together does not normally equate to a well balanced music system. But with ATC I feel late to the party. I never realised what all the fuss was about, until I had my first listening experiance with a set...