Son-Vidéo.com presents the latest hi-fi and home theater releases for October 2023! Discover the latest generations of equipment designed to perfect your audio and video system: OLED TVs, PC speakers, connected speakers, DAPs, hi-fi amplifiers, preamps and monitor speakers.
This month, dive into the heart of OLED technology with the latest Panasonic MZ2000 TVs. Find out more about the highlights of the Yamaha R-N600A connected amplifier, the Marantz Stereo 70s hi-fi model and ranges from the Tonewinner brand. Explore the features of the new FiiO SP3 PC speakers, the Adam Audio monitor speakers and the 2nd generation Klipsch The One+ connected speaker. Finally, the new Astell&Kern A&Futura SE300 Titan Limited Edition DAP is presented alongside the Devialet Gemini II True Wireless earbuds.
Yamaha R-N600A connected amplifier
The all-new Yamaha R-N600A is the entry-level model in Yamaha’s latest generation of connected amplifiers. It inherits the brand’s cutting-edge technologies, offering 2 x 80W RMS power into 8 ohms thanks to ToP-ART technology. It is compatible with the MusicCast multi-room system and supports Hi-Res files up to 32-bit/384kHz as well as DSD 11.2 MHz thanks to its ESS SABRE DAC. Its full range of connectors lets you combine various analog and digital sources. €799, pre-order, available early October.
FiiO SP3 PC speakers
In addition to their 80 watts of power, the FiiO SP3 PC speakers feature a carbon driver and silk dome tweeter for natural, detailed reproduction. The S-shaped port improves bass response, and the 2-way active crossover reduces distortion. Its three analog inputs let you connect it to a variety of sources. €319 per pair, available.
Panasonic MZ2000 OLED TV
The new Panasonic MZ2000 TVs are calibrated by professional colorists working for the biggest Hollywood studios. They guarantee an optimal experience for HDR10+ and Dolby Vision content, as well as gaming compatibility thanks to HDMI 2.1 connectors (4K 120Hz, ALLM, VRR, G-Sync and AMD FreeSync Premium). In addition, these Panasonic MZ2000E OLED TVs feature a Technics soundbar for an immersive Dolby Atmos audio experience. From €2,990, available in 55″, 65″ and 77″.
Marantz Stereo 70s hi-fi amplifier
The American brand recently unveiled its new Marantz Stereo 70s hi-fi amplifier. Building on the success of the Marantz NR1200, this version now includes HDMI 2.1 inputs and outputs. With its UHD 8K and 4K HDR compatibility, it’s the perfect device to centralize all the audio and video sources in your living room. €990, available.
Klipsch The One+ connected speakers
The new Klipsch The One+ Bluetooth speaker features 3 drivers and takes advantage of multiple connectivity options, including Bluetooth, a 3.5mm mini-jack input and USB-C. Heir to the Klipsch The One II model, it incorporates the features that made the latter such a success while adding a modern touch, in particular with an intuitive control app and a new chaining mode for an even richer audio experience. €299, available mid-November.
Devialet Gemini II True Wireless earbuds
The French brand has released the second version of its legendary earbuds: the Devialet Gemini II. They offer a significant improvement in sound quality thanks to a new titanium transducer that guarantees enhanced clarity and punchy bass. What’s more, they feature noise cancelling technology, including intelligent wind noise reduction, for an immersive listening experience. €399, available.
Astell&Kern A&Futura SE300 Titan Limited Edition DAP
The latest Astell&Kern A&Futura SE300 DAP is distinguished by its fully passive R-2R DAC, guaranteeing optimal playback of audio files up to 32-bit/384kHz and DSD 256. This DAP offers a first-rate sound experience thanks to its Class A and AB amplifier modules, as well as balanced and unbalanced outputs, providing transparent, dynamic and musical power for any pair of headphones or earphones. €2,200, available.
Tonewinner power amps and preamps
Tonewinner, a major player that has shaped high-end audio market for over three decades, has launched its own series of multi-channel AV receivers and preamps, promising quality performance at competitive prices. AV receivers, such as theAD 5100 PA+ and AD 7300 PA+, offer exceptional power to drive home theater speakers, while preamps like the AT 200 and AD 7300 HD support up to 13 channels – and up to 16 channels for the Tonewinner AT 300 – for immersive setups. Available from €540.
Adam Audio monitor speakers
This month, Adam Audio enters the Son-Vidéo.com catalog with its monitor speakers. The brand is renowned for its ART (Accelerating Ribbon Technology) technology and HPS (High-Frequency Propagation System) waveguide for precise high frequencies. Their T, A and S monitor ranges cover a wide range of applications, offering a variety of frequency responses to suit different configurations. Adam Audio also offers subwoofers to complement their monitor speakers, ranging from affordable models to high-end solutions, guaranteeing exceptional sound quality for professionals and music lovers alike. Available from €169.
This month’s guides
This month, immerse yourself in the fascinating history of NAD, a key player in high-fidelity audio and home theater. Discover the company from its humble beginnings in London in 1972 to its current market presence. Explore the milestones that have marked its journey, from the revolutions introduced by the iconic NAD 3020 hi-fi amp to the innovation of the BluOS multi-room ecosystem.
With the arrival of fall and shorter days, dive into the world of high-fidelity and home theater with the 9ᵉ edition of SV, le mag. This issue features a host of audio and video tests, as well as film and music reviews.
The world of hi-fi and home theater still has many surprises in store with new technologies, increased performance and improved user comfort. While you’re waiting to discover them, take a look at the new hi-fi and home theater releases for September 2023!