FrontRunners: A Cut Above

    Three years after its debut as a concept, the KEF Blade loudspeaker (www.kef.com) has arrived in production form. The speaker’s "Single Apparent Source" rel="nofollow" technology pairs four side-firing woofers with KEF’s proprietary Uni-Q midrange-tweeter array to produce music that sounds exceptionally coherent and lifelike, as though it is coming from a single point in space. The $30,000-per-pair Blade’s glass-reinforced composite cabinet minimizes resonances, distortion, and image-blurring reflections. The cabinet comes in white, black, or an array of colors from Racing Blue to Orange Sorbet.

    Without sacrificing the brand’s audio credential, the new speakers feature onboard amplification...
    From surfing to skydiving, these virtual wonders are the real deal…
    The BHK Signature 250 is designed to encourage tube-rolling for audiophiles pursuing the perfect...
    Photo by garry@modopublishing.com
    The Beatles’ legendary producer has put his stamp of approval on the nearly $3,500 custom in-ear...
    Controlled remotely by an app, the device manages lighting, climate, entertainment, and security…
    Photo by Jonathan Beer
    The sensor attaches to film cameras, enabling them to capture high-definition digital images…
    And like a supercar, their performance is world-class…
    Old-school audio engineering comes alive with this modern wonder of two-channel music reproduction…
    Delivering 300 watts per channel, the high-fidelity dual-mono amp can power just about any speaker...
    Sony’s latest effort to revitalize its Walkman brand caters to the discerning listener on the go…