Denon archive

  • Apple AirPlay: We go hands and ears on with Denon
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    Apple AirPlay: We go hands and ears on with Denon

    By 29 October 2010

    Denon has recently launched two new Denon products that can work the Apple AirPlay magic. We tracked down both the AVR-3311 and the new CEOL to find out how easy it is to get the new features working and whether its something you should consider when...

  • Denon CEOL Mini hi-fi: AirPlay ready, we go ears on
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    Denon CEOL Mini hi-fi: AirPlay ready, we go ears on

    By 28 October 2010

    Denon has announced the launch of the Denon CEOL (pronounced coool) a mini hi-fi system that offers internet radio, network music streaming, iPod/iPhone dock, USB memory, AirPlay and much more; this comes from a shiny, white box that is considerably more...

  • Apple AirPlay in UK debut at Manchester Show 2010 this weekend
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    Apple AirPlay in UK debut at Manchester Show 2010 this weekend

    By 14 October 2010

    Denon is to use a specially-updated version of its AVR 3311 AV receiver to demonstrate Apple's AirPlay technology at the Home Entertainment Manchester Show this weekend. It'll be first time that the new tech has been shown to the public in the UK. The...

  • Denon dives into the AirPlay arena
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    Denon dives into the AirPlay arena

    By 8 October 2010

    It seems that all of the big AV players want in on the AirPlay action. First Marantz unveiled its Melody Media all-in-one, which it claimed was "the world's first AirPlay certified music system". And now Denon has detailed its early AirPlay ambitions...

  • Denon details latest high-end headphones: The AH-NC800
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    Denon details latest high-end headphones: The AH-NC800

    By 29 September 2010

    Denon has announced the details of its latest audiophile headphones - the dual noise cancelling AH-NC800. The cans are a serious piece of kit - as you'd expect with Denon and a £250 price tag. The AH-NC800 have been designed with comfort in mind. Denon...

  • Apple Special Event - everything you need to know
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    Apple Special Event - everything you need to know

    By 2 September 2010

    An Apple Special Event is always one of the biggest dates in the tech world calendar and, this week, Steve Jobs did not disappoint. Along with an entirely new lineup of iPods, he also unveiled a revamped version of Apple TV, along with iTunes 10, which...

  • VIDEO: The High End Store
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    VIDEO: The High End Store

    By 11 August 2010

    High-end audio is pretty confusing to most people and, unless you are a pure audiophile, will spend most of your time happy with a single box that plays music. In steps this video that highlights what must happen nearly every day in audio shops around...

  • Denon details two 3D Blu-ray players
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    Denon details two 3D Blu-ray players

    By 14 July 2010

    So, you've got your new 3D TV all setup. You've had a play on a few 3D PS3 games, but now you feel like watching a bit of 3D movie action. But you can't find the 3D offerings on your Sky+ box. That's because there aren't any until later this year. As...

  • Denon details two 3D ready receivers
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    Denon details two 3D ready receivers

    By 5 July 2010

    Now, AV receivers don't generally come cheap. It's not really the nature of the beast. After all, they are designed for the audio and visual purist and if the makers of receivers skimped on manufacturing costs, the end result would be a sub-standard product....

  • Denon's new buds offer iPod, iPhone and iPad control
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    Denon's new buds offer iPod, iPhone and iPad control

    By 26 May 2010

    Denon has unleashed its latest earbuds on the world. The Denon AH-C560R and the AH-C260R both offer full remote control over your iPod music, whether on an actual iPod or via the iPod functionality on the iPhone or iPad. These in-ear buds have one touch...

  • The 5 best amplifiers and speaker systems for World Cup wonders
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    The 5 best amplifiers and speaker systems for World Cup wonders

    By 20 May 2010

    All too often, the first experience anybody has with home cinema comes from an all-in system, which includes DVD or Blu-ray player, amplification and speakers in one box. And while there are plenty of good packages out there, from a variety of respectable...

  • Dinky Denon D-M38DAB gives you pure iPod playback
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    Dinky Denon D-M38DAB gives you pure iPod playback

    By 18 May 2010

    Denon has announced the arrival of the follow up to 2008's D-M37 micro Hi-Fi: the D-M38DAB, with direct USB input. The USB socket on the front means you'll be able to plug your iPod, iPad or iPhone directly into your Hi-Fi system for a “pure digital...

  • New AV receivers from Denon are 3D ready
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    New AV receivers from Denon are 3D ready

    By 28 April 2010

    Denon has announced the first two AV receivers in its 2010 range, both of which comply with 3D standards. Although existing AV receivers and amplifiers, with HDMI v1.3 connectivity, are compatible with 3D video signals, they can't carry the 3D Blu-ray...

  • Denon Cara Blu-ray beast launches
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    Denon Cara Blu-ray beast launches

    By 5 February 2010

    Denon has announced the launch of a new Blu-ray beast, informally dropping the S-5BD model number for a more manageable name - the Cara. The name might be the only manageable thing about the device - its 7.8 kilogram heft certainly isn't and it comes...

  • Denon launches "state-of-the-art" DBP-4010UD Blu-ray player
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    Denon launches "state-of-the-art" DBP-4010UD Blu-ray player

    By 28 October 2009

    While you can now get a Blu-ray player for under £100, Denon is forging onward at the high end of the market with the introduction of the new £1900 DBP-4010UD, a "state-of-the-art" effort that's said to offer tech found in the reference-class DVD-A1UD...

  • Denon DBP-1610 Blu-ray player announced
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    Denon DBP-1610 Blu-ray player announced

    By 23 September 2009

    Denon has announced the launch of a "price-conscious" Blu-ray player, the new DBP-160. The DBP-1610 boasts 1080/24p video output and supports Deep Color as well as x.v.Color and offers 1080p scaling for normal content. With an Ethernet port for internet...

  • Dinky Denon D-F107DAB+ mini system launched
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    Dinky Denon D-F107DAB+ mini system launched

    By 26 August 2009

    Denon has dropped us word of a mini system that it'll soon be launching which measures just 25cm x 25cm. The D-F107DAB+ can play back from CD, iPod, USB drive, FM, AM, DAB and DAB+, and has - according to the company - "musical fidelity that you would...

  • Denon announces AH-NC600 headphones
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    Denon announces AH-NC600 headphones

    By 27 July 2009

    Denon has announced the launch of the AH-NC600, apparently the company's first in-ear noise cancelling headphones that claim to reduce outside noise by 99%. Designed for a "high-quality listening experience" while travelling, the headphones offer a built-in...

  • Denon launches DBP-2010 Blu-ray player
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    Denon launches DBP-2010 Blu-ray player

    By 1 July 2009

    Denon has upgraded the "affordable" end of its Blu-ray player range, and has introduced the DBP-2010. The player offers Profile 2.0 capability, multiple format playback and 10-bit video processing. There's 1080p upscaling, as well as digital noise reduction...

  • Denon launches F-Series compact hi-fi system
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    Denon launches F-Series compact hi-fi system

    By 23 June 2009

    Denon has announced the availability of its new F-series compact hi-fi system, complete with CD player, AM/FM radio and a USB port for plugging in MP3 players. The package comprises of the company's DRA-F107 amplifier, DCD-F107 CD player, and a pair of...

  • Denon unveils AH-C710 earbuds
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    Denon unveils AH-C710 earbuds

    By 11 June 2009

    Denon has announced the latest addition to its headphone lineup - the AH-C710 earbuds. The earphones feature an ergonomic design, a "radial cascade damper", which apparently reduces cable noise, and an acoustic optimizer that adjusts sound pressure balance...

  • Denon launches USB record recorder
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    Denon launches USB record recorder

    By 8 April 2009

    Denon has introduced the DP-200USB, a fully automatic turntable with USB port and built-in MP3 encoder. With this gadget vinyl lovers can convert all of their fave records to MP3 audio tracks without the need for a PC. Denon claims at a simple push of...

  • Denon AH-D7000 headphones debut
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    Denon AH-D7000 headphones debut

    By 6 January 2009

    Denon has cracked out another set of headphones for the audiophile - this time it's the AH-D7000 reference headphones. Supposedly combining excellent craftsmanship with state-of-the-art technologies, the AH-D7000 "redefines the ultimate in headphone listening",...

  • Denon DVD-A1UD announced for the UK
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    Denon DVD-A1UD announced for the UK

    By 5 December 2008

    Denon, never one to shy away from releasing products with scary price tags, has announced it is to launch the £3k-plus DVD-A1UD Blu-ray player. Why the sky-high price? Well, aside from the usual mumbles about reference class this and audiophile that,...

  • Denon launches DVD-1800BD Blu-ray player in the UK
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    Denon launches DVD-1800BD Blu-ray player in the UK

    By 11 November 2008

    Denon has announced the UK launch of its DVD-1800BD Blu-ray player, describing the device as "entry level" offering an "extremely attractive price point". The player boasts modest specs including Blu-ray Profile 1.1, or "Bonus View" but not the all-singing...