AUDIO RESEARCH

Reference 160M Vacuum tube

BRAND: Audio Research SERIES: Reference 160M Vacuum tube Monaural power amplifier TYPE: Power Amplifier After two years in development, the new Reference 160M (REF160M) Monoblock Power Amplifier is built like no other, looks like no other, and sounds like no other amplifier that you have ever heard, but it is unmistakably Audio Research. It features …

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GSPre Preamplifier

BRAND: Audio Research SERIES: GSPre PreamplifierTYPE: Preamplifier “This preamplifier does so well with retrieving ambient cues and gentle texture, it underscores what the vacuum tube experience should be without ever over- embellishing, as some vintage tube components can be prone to. For this reviewer, the balance is absolute perfection.” TONEAudio 2015 OVERVIEW With decades of …

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LS28 Line StagePreamplifier

BRAND: Audio Research SERIES: LS28 Line StagePreamplifierTYPE: Preamplifier Music to Your Ears“The LS28 can rock out but can also turn on a velvety smoothness.” “If you hanker after the qualities of the much pricier REF 6, but can’t stretch to its price-tag, the LS28 won’t leave you feeling short-changed.”, HI-Fi News, December 2016 OVERVIEW Inspired …

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Reference 6Line Stage

BRAND: Audio Research SERIES: Reference 6Line Stage Preamplifier TYPE: Preamplifier OVERVIEW Almost from its very beginning, Audio Research has had a reputation for designing and creating some of the finest preamplifiers ever produced. The new Reference 6 line stage preamplifier continues this tradition in the constant pursuit of High Definition music playback. Founded in 1970 …

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Reference 10 Line Stage Preamplifier

BRAND: Audio Research SERIES: Reference 10 Line Stage PreamplifierTYPE: Preamplifier Creating a New Benchmark“Saying that an Audio Research preamp sounds ‘big and airy’ is an understatement. The soundstage seems to spread in all directions at once, the musicians and singers sounding more life-size and vivid. This is often beyond what even very good tubed competition …

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DAC9

BRAND: AUDIO RESEARCH SERIES: DAC9 Digital-to Analog Converter Technology in Service of Music TYPE: Loudspeakers Digital-to Analog Converter Technology in Service of Music “…What’s inside counts and this is where it comes up trumps. The sound is deliciously rich and detailed with a healthy dose of attack and vigour that never failed to excite me. If …

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