Smartphone sonics get a Meridian upgrade

March 5, 2019 Deon Schoeman 0

The collaboration between LG and Meridian is being extended to include LG’s latest smartphones. LG’s smartphones already enjoy a reputation for class-leading audio performance, and Meridian’s input should further extend that reputation. Employing its expertise in the fields of digital […]

KEF LSX: When compact makes perfect sense

February 5, 2019 Deon Schoeman 0

The KEF LS50 Wireless is already a popular active loudspeaker choice. The LSX offers similar benefits in an even smaller, more affordable package. But can it still deliver the sonic goods?   By Deon Schoeman When KEF launched the LS50 […]

Ascendo’s D6 mixes performance and tech

February 5, 2019 Deon Schoeman 0

We’ve been reporting on German marque Ascendo Immersive Audio’s impressive home theatre-focussed product portfolio, boasting an array of active and passive AV speakers that includes a mammoth 50-inch subwoofer, powered by a 6kW amplifier. Yes, really! Somewhat more modest in […]

Quick review: Ascendo Immersive Audio System

November 6, 2018 Deon Schoeman 0

Ascendo Immersive Audio might be a relatively unknown brand in South Africa, but that’s set to change with The Audio Visual Boutique now representing the German marque locally. A recent demonstration of a dedicated Ascendo Immersive Audio (AIA) installation at […]