Leica’s rangefinder cameras have long been the tools of choice for many of the world’s leading film photographers.
First came the iPod, which changed the face of digital music, then the iPhone, which rang in the age of the smartphone.
In recent years, most TV manufacturers have seemed more focused on slimming down their display panels than on improving picture quality.
Sonus Faber’s flagship loudspeaker, known simply as the Sonus Faber, stands 5 feet, 7 inches tall and weighs an astonishing 354 pounds.
Bang & Olufsen’s BeoSound 8 is a visually striking speaker docking station with its oversize dual conical-shape speakers, yet the stylish, portable design packs a premium sound.
One of the major talking points of the hi-fi community at January’s CES in Las Vegas was the release of the Momentum monoblock amplifier from living audio legend Dan D’Agostino.
The Devialet D-Premier (www.devialet.com), a 1.25-inch-thick, 240-watt-per-channel stereo amplifier made in France,
For music reproduction, few loudspeakers compare with the two-channel Utopia models made by French hi-fi manufacturer Focal-JMlab.
Alfred Vassilkov, who is well known throughout Europe for both his speaker and crossover designs, is the mastermind behind Alfred & Partners and its newest brand, Estelon.
Burmester unveiled its 838 Phono Preamplifier more than 20 years ago.