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Golden Ear releases new Triton speaker

What a start to 2017 with the release of the flagship Golden Ear Technology Triton Reference floor standing speaker. This statement piece from Sandy Gross and his magical engineering team truly encapsulates the motto of making high-end speakers at an affordable price. The Triton Reference was released this past week at CES 2017 in Las Vegas to much critical acclaim including a first review from Dennis Burger.

Volco appointed Naim distributor in South Africa

Volco is pleased to announce that we have been appointed South African distributors for Naim - the iconic brand of British high-end audio systems With the exception of theirr lifestyle Mu-so and Mu-so Qb streaming speaker models, all their products are designed AND built in their factory in Salisbury in the south of England. We visited the factory in May 2016 and saw amongst other models their flagship Statement model being built. It was quite an amazing & different experience to see a factory floor full of Brits and not Chinese workers!

Pioneer wins two EISA 2015-2016 Audio Awards

The annual EISA Awards applaud the new products that combine the most advanced technology, the most desirable features, the ultimate expression of design, the most satisfying ergonomics and, of course, the greatest value for money. In short, EISA recognizes the features most likely to be appreciated by an enthusiast public seeking high quality and creative facilities. EISA stands for the European Imaging and Sound Association, a unique association of nearly 50 special interest magazines in Hi-Fi, Home Theatre Display & Video, Photography, In-Car Electronics, Home Theatre Audio and Mobile Devices, from 22 European countries.

IFA show: Loewe launches first 4K TVs

There are four new Loewe TV ranges in all, with the Connect and Art ranges set to go on sale later this year. Volco Enterprises has been appointed sole South African agent, and will carry products from both these exciting new ranges in 2015.

The Loewe Art range, which uses 'the fastest way to change channels' as its tag line is set to be available in South Africa in 40 and 55 inch variations. The 4K set has a number of neat features. You can watch one channel while recording another to a USB hard drive, stream live TV to a tablet or phone with MyTV2move, and hopefully access streaming 4K content thanks to the inclusion of the HEVC codec. A 2 x 40-watt soundbar is integrated, plus wireless functionality and a host of smart TV apps. 

10 Things you should know about AV Receivers

What is an AV receiver?

An Audio/Video receiver is the hub of s home entertainment system. You connect all components - from sources such as a decoder, Blu-ray or DVD player, to loudspeakers and your television set - to it. When the Blu-ray player, for example, is selected, the AV receiver will send images to your TV and surround sound to your speakers.