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  • A week in reviews: 3 - 7 March
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    A week in reviews: 3 - 7 March

    By 8 March 2014

    Meteorological spring has arrived. Hurrah. And with the scent of the sun on the horizon in the UK, we're bringing you rays of tech-review sunshine this week in various forms. First and foremost it's Geneva Motor Show week. We've seen the BMW M235i and...

  • Denon's Music Mania series adds AH-C120 and AH-C50 in-ear headphones
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    Denon's Music Mania series adds AH-C120 and AH-C50 in-ear headphones

    By 7 March 2014

    Audio device maker Denon has introduced two new in-ear headphones within its Music Maniac series,  the AH-C120 and AH-C50. The AH-C120 Music Maniac in-ear headphones feature 11.5 mm drivers tuned to a Flat EQ, a "hybrid metal" housing that cuts out resonance...

  • Denon DHT-T100 review
    Home Cinema 4.5 out of 5

    Denon DHT-T100 review

    By 3 March 2014

    Speaker bases have appeared from all corners recently, their purpose to offer an upgrade over your TV's built-in speakers but without the need for a full speaker setup or soundbar. Denon's DHT-T100 offering lives directly under the TV to keep it tucked...

  • Best headphones 2013: The best on-ear and over-ear headphones available to buy today
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    Best headphones 2013: The best on-ear and over-ear headphones available to buy today

    By 4 December 2013

    Headphones are big business. Browsing an electronics store this Christmas for a new pair of over-ear or on-ear headphones can yield a host of different results because so many manufacturers are now producing them. As electronics companies look to capitalise...

  • Denon Cocoon Stream wireless music system offers AirPlay for iOS but is just as capable with Android
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    Denon Cocoon Stream wireless music system offers AirPlay for iOS but is just as capable with Android

    By 21 October 2013

    Denon has launched the Cocoon Stream, an all-in-one, connected sound system that can play music wirelessly from all manner of devices, including iPhone, iPad, PC, Mac, network drives and Android smartphones and tablets. It features Apple's AirPlay technology,...

  • A week in reviews: 23 - 27 September
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    A week in reviews: 23 - 27 September

    By 28 September 2013

    September is rolling to a close, and we've been walking, running, riding, driving and flying all over the place in the quest for tech perfection. Fitness and non-fitness are covered in equal measure this week. We've been tracking our steps with the Withings...

  • Denon AH-D340 over-ear headphones review
    Audio 4.5 out of 5

    Denon AH-D340 over-ear headphones review

    By 27 September 2013

    Denon has a good range of headphones. No matter what you're looking to spend, the firm has something that will fit, and we're honestly yet to find a pair that don't sound great - even at the lower end of the price range. The AH-D340 over-ears are no exception....

  • Denon DHT-T100 TV Speaker Base enhances your TV sound and doubles as a Bluetooth speaker for your mobile
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    Denon DHT-T100 TV Speaker Base enhances your TV sound and doubles as a Bluetooth speaker for your mobile

    By 19 September 2013

    Denon has announced the new DHT-T100 TV Speaker Base that should turn your thin TV into an audio marvel while maintaining minimalist design. Crammed into the box that sits under your screen are two 5-inch oval drivers, dual half-inch tweeters and two...

  • Spotify Connect takes on AirPlay, dozens of speakers to support new streaming option
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    Spotify Connect takes on AirPlay, dozens of speakers to support new streaming option

    By 3 September 2013

    Spotify is to take on Sonos and Apple's AirPlay offering with a new feature it is rolling out in the coming weeks. Called Spotify Connect, a new button within the company's iPhone and iPad apps (an Android version is coming very quickly soon after) will...

  • A week in reviews: June 17 - 21
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    A week in reviews: June 17 - 21

    By 22 June 2013

    Another week of reviews, another crop of fascinating products. The big arrival of the week has to be the Apple MacBook Air, improved over the previous generation substantially once again, and with plenty of reasons to buy this laptop. It's still our go-to...

  • Denon CEOL Piccolo review
    Audio 4.5 out of 5

    Denon CEOL Piccolo review

    By 20 June 2013

    Denon's CEOL Piccolo is quite unlike anything else the company offers. It throws out the CD drive to save on size and a lot of the conventional connectivity that you find on bigger AV receivers.  Instead what you get is a thoroughly modern way of powering...

  • Denon unveils X Series of AV receivers
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    Denon unveils X Series of AV receivers

    By 21 May 2013

    Denon has launched a new line of top-end AV receivers called the X Series. The five new units will begin with the entry level AVR-X500 for £249 and go all the way up to the AVR-X4000, which retails at £1,199. Sitting at the bottom end of the Denon...

  • Denon announces AVR-X4000 AV receiver with 4K upscaling
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    Denon announces AVR-X4000 AV receiver with 4K upscaling

    By 6 May 2013

    It's the year of 4K, apparently, at least it is if we subscribe to the manufacturers' schedule of what is going to be pushed this year. Sony, LG, Samsung and Panasonic all have 4K screens on the horizon, or in some cases already on sale. So what you need...

  • Denon AH-D340 and AH-D321 headphones offer high-end audio thrills for the smartphone generation
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    Denon AH-D340 and AH-D321 headphones offer high-end audio thrills for the smartphone generation

    By 15 April 2013

    Denon has pulled the wraps off two new pairs of high-performance over-ear headphones that come in at less premium price points. The Denon AH-D340 borrow much of the DNA of the company's AH-D600 cans, including similar design and pentagonal-shaped memory...

  • Denon AH-D600 headphones review
    Audio 5 out of 5

    Denon AH-D600 headphones review

    By 26 December 2012

    At £500, the Denon AH-D600 headphones are a massive financial commitment. The good news, however, is that we've had a sniff around online and you can already find them for about £300. While that's still not cheap, that's only a tiny sliver of cash more...

  • Denon AH-W150 sports headphones   review
    Audio 3.5 out of 5

    Denon AH-W150 sports headphones review

    By 3 December 2012

    There's no doubt about it. music has the ability to give you that extra motivation when you are out on a run. But finding the right pair of headphones can be hard sometimes, with most designed for less-athletic pursuits. So Denon is hoping that the AH-W150...

  • Best headphones available today
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    Best headphones available today

    By 26 November 2012

    There is a set of headphones for just about every occasion. Be it running a marathon, sitting at home listening to your stereo or even taking a swim, there are headphones for every need. At Pocket-lint, we want to make sure you buy the best, so we're...

  • Denon AH-W150 wireless sports headphones remove the excuse of being tied-up
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    Denon AH-W150 wireless sports headphones remove the excuse of being tied-up

    By 17 October 2012

    Denon's new AH-W150 sports headphones are completely wireless, come with integrated controls and are perspiration resistant, making them ideal for your run. That's the word from the Hi-Fi company launching the new sports range to let you get on with...

  • Denon MC2000 DJ Controller  review
    Audio 5 out of 5

    Denon MC2000 DJ Controller review

    By 11 October 2012

    When Pocket-lint was a bit younger, and had that inevitable urge to take to the decks, the whole thing was a lot more costly and hard get in to. For a start, you needed to track down both records that you liked, and build a collection. Often, if you'd...

  • Denon home and portable speakers provide audio streaming for Apple, Android and Windows devices
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    Denon home and portable speakers provide audio streaming for Apple, Android and Windows devices

    By 7 August 2012

    Denon has unveiled two docking speakers that can stream your music no matter whether you’re an iPhone, Android or Windows user. Though both the Denon Cocoon Home and Cocoon Portable speaker docks are optimised for iOS devices – the dock is only compatible...

  • Denon unveils new headphone line-up with £1,000 headset
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    Denon unveils new headphone line-up with £1,000 headset

    By 3 August 2012

    Denon will introduce eight new model headphones before October as part of a new range of audio products from the manufacturer. However, judging by the first two to be revealed, you’ll want to get saving now.  The Denon AH-D7100 is the manufacturer’s...

  • Denon and Marantz offer free AirPlay upgrades until end of 2011
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    Denon and Marantz offer free AirPlay upgrades until end of 2011

    By 19 October 2011

    Top home cinema brands Denon and Marantz have both announced that they will be offering free AirPlay upgrades to customers who own suitable network AV receivers and systems. While each company has a selection of out-of-the-box AirPlay kit, they will also...

  • Denon DNP-720AE Apple AirPlay enabled network audio player streams in
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    Denon DNP-720AE Apple AirPlay enabled network audio player streams in

    By 22 September 2011

    Denon has announced its first ever network audio player - the Denon DNP-720AE. The DNP-720AE is designed to breathe some new life into your old stereo setup, by bringing all the modern wireless-free goodies that you'd expect from a modern network player...

  • Denon details DBP-2012UD 3D Blu-ray player
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    Denon details DBP-2012UD 3D Blu-ray player

    By 31 January 2011

    Denon has revealed the details of its latest "mid-range" Blu-ray player - the DBP-2012UD. Now, as this is Denon, don't expect its definition of mid-range to be the same as yours - at £750 it probably costs a bit more than you'd expect a mid-range machine....

  • Denon and Marantz join the Apple AirPlay party
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    Denon and Marantz join the Apple AirPlay party

    By 7 January 2011

    Maybe it was the announcement of the Zeppelin Air that forced audio specialists Denon and Marantz into action, or perhaps they always had CES week in mind, but whatever the reason the good news is that Apple AirPlay is now available on even more high-end...