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Due to the Ongoing Covid-19 Pandemic

High End Munich and IPS Postponed to May 2022

The High End Audio Show 2021, which was planned to take place in Munich from September 9 to 12, 2021, will be moved to May 2022 due to the ongoing…

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Jay-Z and Jack Dorsey

Acquisition of Tidal by Square Finalised

According to reports by the U.S. portal "TMZ," the acquisition of the streaming service Tidal by the payment service Square has now been completed,…

ALTI Conference + IPS

Audio, Acoustics and Cars

Automotive Audio Converence gets added to the HIGH END 2021

Parallel to the leading international audio show HIGH END and the IPS OEM Show, the first ALTI Automotive Audio Conference will take place on…

Deezer recommends recordings with particularly high quality in its "HiFi Room". (Image Credit: Deezer)

Lossless Streaming for the Whole Family

Deezer Launches "Family HiFi" Plan for 20 Euros per Month

Currently, the new offer is only accessible as an upgrade for users with a "HiFi" subscription. According to Deezer, the new plan will also be…

The new 300B Vacuum Tube with its Wooden Chest

Longer Lifespan & Better Sound

Western Electric 300B Back in Production

The production of the legendary hi-fi triode Western Electric 300B is now running at full speed. Using the latest technologies, machines and…

High End Munich 2021

Even before the Registration Deadline

High End 2021 Fully Booked

The High End Society Service GmbH announced that the Audio Show in the MOC Event Center in Munich is already booked out for 2021, even before the…

(Image Credit: Cambridge Audio)

Old as well as New Devices

Cambridge Streamers now understand Tidal Connect

A free update implements the Tidal Connect feature onto the Cambridge Audio devices Edge NQ, Azur 851N, CXN, CXN (V2), StreamMagic 6 (V2), CXR120 and…

Lou Ottens was 94 years old

The Inventor of the Cassette Tape has Died

In the early 1960s, Lou Ottens, as head of product development at Philips, invented the "compact cassette", which would go on to become one of the…

Streaming in CD Quality

Spotify Announces HiFi Subscription

The world's most successful music streaming service announces the launch of an optional upgrade to CD quality in its newsroom.

Per Windfeld and the Ortofon MC Windfeld

Chief Engineer for more than 30 Years

Per Windfeld from Ortofon has passed away

On December 22, 2020, Per Windfeld, former chief developer of Ortofon, passed away at the age of 87.

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Interview with Stefan Dreischärf from the High End Society

The High End show in Munich has been postponed to September 09.-12., 2021. STEREO has interviewed the managing director of the High End Society,…

Audio Physic Cardeas

First Audio Physic Loudspeakers without Centering Spiders

Audio Physic introduces new sales manager and Loudspeakers "Cardeas"

Starting in January 2021, Thomas Saheicha works as the new sales manager for national and international business at Audio Physic. In addition, the…

With Integration of the STEREO Test Profiles

STEREO Offers Online Marketplace for Hi-Fi Classifieds

We at STEREO have steadily expanded our presence on the Internet in recent months. Starting in December 2020, we launch a marketplace for classified…

Blue Horizon, IsoTek, Milty

New Products in the STEREO-Shop

Our STEREO-Shop now has an even bigger selection of interesting hi-fi products. We also offer shipping to all of Europe and even other countries on…

Screenshot from T+A Image Film

Engineering Emotion

New Image Film from T+A

In T+A's new image film, the traditional German manufacturer gives an insight behind the scenes and into its corporate philosophy.

High End September 2021

High End Society

High End 2021 Postponed to September

The High End Audio Show, scheduled originally for May, will be rescheduled into the late summer, onto September 9-12, 2021. With this later date, the…

Qobuz Subscriptions

Hi-Res-Streaming starting at 15€ per Month

Qobuz offers new Streaming Plans

With more than 60 million song titles in hi-res quality, Qobuz has the the biggest such selection on the market. All of these, in addtion to more than…

Nagaoka JT-80LB and JT-80BK

In Celebration of 80th Anniversary

Nagaoka unveils new pickup series JT-80

This year the Japanese manufacturer Nagaoka celebrates its 80th birthday. On the occasion of this anniversary, Nagaoka now introduces two new MM…

Streaming straight from the App

Tidal offers new "Connect" feature

The streaming service Tidal introduces a new and useful feature called "Tidal Connect", which allows you to stream music directly from the app to…

Albums from Universal and Warner remastered

More HiRes at Amazon Music HD

Exclusively available at the Amazon Music HD streaming service with up to 24/192.

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