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Audio cables are easily overlooked, often underrated and generally misunderstood. Really good cables are also usually really expensive. The Furutech DSS-4.1 speaker cable is in the upper class in sonic performance terms – but you can save significantly by buying it off the reel By ...
The Linn LP12 is an iconic turntable that seems to have been around forever. Not only that, but it’s become synonymous with numerous upgrades, both official and independent. Now a South African company has joined the update fray … By Deon Schoeman
Few turntables are ...Read More
There’s a lot more to this ultra-slim passive soundbar than meets the eye. While it’s a compact and classy alternative to conventional left/centre/right speakers, the Motion SLM X3 also makes the most of musical fare. By Deon Schoeman
Soundbars come a variety of sizes, flavours ...Read More
A subwoofer untethered by wires has been a long-standing dream. Yamaha’s NS-NSW100 MusicCast offers just that, albeit only in the company of compatible MusicCast devices. And it works a treat. By Deon Schoeman
Subwoofers play a pivotal role in home theatre systems, delivering the low-frequency ...Read More