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  1. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    Good afternoon folks! I need some help with amplifier recommendations. I have Triad in wall speakers. I am running a 7.2.4 setup (my 2 subs are already powered). My Bronze 4 Triad LCRs are being powered by a Proceed 3 AMP-3 amplifier (250w /ch at 4ohms). I got a good deal on an Outlaw Audio...
  2. Audio Gear
    HI, I am selling a very good condition Proceed Amp 5. This amp was the home theater offering from the Mark Levinson Company. It is a beast! It weighs 100 lbs and is built like a tank!. Part of the reason for the heft, is because each channel has its own transformer and power supply. I...
  3. 2-Channel Audio
    Full press release: ----- NORTHRIDGE, California — HARMAN’s Mark Levinson today announced a major firmware update for its № 519 Audio Player, a remarkably versatile ultrahigh-end source component designed to accommodate nearly every digital audio format. The № 519 is now Roon Ready. Roon is...
  4. 2-Channel Audio
    Mark Levinson timed the introduction of its new 5000 Series integrated amplifiers to coincide with Rocky Mountain Audio Fest 2018. The company introduced two new models, the No. 5805 ($8500) and the No. 5802 ($7000). One of the main differences between the two models is the No. 5802 is an...
  5. Receivers, Amps, and Processors
    What’s it take to build a better home theater? It’s a fact that today’s home entertainment options can beat movie theaters in sound and picture quality. Thoughtful design plus superior gear are the ingredients that combine to make movie night special. Welcome to the home theater demo room at...
  6. Latest Industry News
    The acquisition of Harman by Samsung is complete. A deal worth $8 billion was finalized a couple of days ago. The terms? Harman stockholders get $112 per share in cash, and as of today its stock has been delisted from the New York Stock Exchange. It is the largest acquisition in Samsung's...
  7. 2-Channel Audio
    At CES 2017 attendees touring Samsung's gargantuan booth were treated to an unusual sight. Right in the middle of it all was what could be called an Island of Harman that included Revel speakers and Mark Levinson electronics. Meanwhile, over at the Hard Rock Café, Harman's expansive CES exhibit...
  8. Speakers
    Although CES is a lot more than just an audio show, every year there are plenty of speakers and Hi-Fi electronics to see and audio demos to hear. From soundbars to super speakers, there was plenty to listen to in Las Vegas. Some manufacturers had a presence on the CES show floor at the Las...
  9. Camcorders
    It's a wrap. The Consumer Electronis Show is over. During the course of the show I took many photos of TVs, soundbars, speakers, amps, headphones, and other AV goodies. The result is this CES 2017 photo gallery. I shot all of these pictures with a Sony a6300 equipped with a 18-105 mm f/4...
  10. 2-Channel Audio
    It's no secret the vinyl records have enjoyed a resurgence in popularity. At CES 2017, iconic high-end audio brand Mark Levinson introduced a new turntable developed in conjunction with VPI Industries, the No. 515. This new turntable is designed and built in the USA. This model features a...
  11. Speakers
    Earlier this year Samsung invited me—along with AVS editor Scott Wilkinson—to see its impressive new audio research lab , located in Valencia, California. During that visit, the company indicated its desire to be regarded as the top audio brand in the world. Now, with the announcement that they...
  12. 2-Channel Audio
    The Harman Luxury Audio Group had several rooms at THE Show Newport this year. One of them was featuring Mark Levinson electronics, starting with a No. 519 audio player ($20,000), which can play CDs, networked storage, streaming services, high-res digital inputs, and Bluetooth wireless sources...
  13. Speakers
    JBL’s Project Everest DD67000s ($75,000/pair) are speakers that can keep up with the finest systems in the world. I know this to be true from first-hand experience listening to a pair owned by Harry Weisfeld (founder of VPI Industries). As a result, what I heard at AXPONA 2016 was a bit of a...
  14. 2-Channel Audio
    A couple of months ago, I took a trip to check out the new research and development facilities of Mark Levinson—the high-end audio brand— which are located in Connecticut. At the time, I was not able to report about the No. 519 Audio Player, but now the cat is out of the bag. If you have...
  15. 2-Channel Audio
    If there's one constant with any demo I've heard involving JBL, Revel, and Mark Levinson gear, it's how close to perfection the systems manage to come. At the TAVES 2015 Consumer Electronics Show in Toronto, JBL/Harman's top-notch systems continued a perfect track record of blowing me away...
  16. 2-Channel Audio
    In the annals of high-end audio, Mark Levinson is known for practically inventing the concept of "cost no object" equipment. After a five-year lull, the company is embarking on its largest-ever product-development effort. Last week, I jumped at an opportunity to spend a day visiting the new...
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