Sonos Play:5 Redesigned and Reengineered

The latest wireless HiFi speaker and music streaming system keeps getting better

Today Sonos, the wireless HiFi company, announced two significant releases: The new Play:5 speaker and Trueplay, a feature in the Sonos app that easily helps most Sonos speakers sound the best it can in whatever environment you’ve placed it in. We sat down with two of the people that brought them to life, Tad Toulis, Sonos’s Vice President of Design, and Giles Martin, their Sound …

Minx Xi Streaming Digital Music System

Cambridge Audio's compact, multifunctional music hub

Easy to set up, easier to use and with top-of-the-line Bluetooth sound streaming, Cambridge Audio‘s Minx Xi Digital Music System is impressive and versatile. Here at CH HQ, we connected the system to Cambridge Audio’s Aero 2 Stand Mount Speakers (in dark walnut with grilles) and found the system to deliver sharp playback—even at the highest volume levels. Through a wi-fi connect and a dedicated …

Denon N7

Premium sound quality for all your digital music in a sleek bookshelf system

Denon has long been a player in the high end audio market. Any company that can weather 100 years in such a competitive industry—one that has witnessed the massive paradigm shift from analog to digital—must be doing something right. While the company name has changed slightly over the decades, their dedication to quality design and style has remained a constant. Early developers of digital, Denon …