Denon archive

  • Denon previews 2008 AV range in Munich
    Audio

    Denon previews 2008 AV range in Munich

    By 17 May 2007

    Those lucky Germans are getting a sneak preview of some Denon goodies as the innovative Japanese company showcases the first of their 2008 AV range at the Munich Show. Being proffered in front of the show-going public is (and we quote): "The most advanced...

  • Denon launches more affordable upscaling DVD player, the DVD-2930
    Home Cinema

    Denon launches more affordable upscaling DVD player, the DVD-2930

    By 26 February 2007

    Denon has launched a new upscaling DVD player that incorporates professional-grade video processing technology, but at a more affordable price. The DVD-2930 not only upscales standard-definition discs, but also plays CDs. Denon promises that the technology...

  • Denon CX3 miniature Hi-Fi system announced
    Audio

    Denon CX3 miniature Hi-Fi system announced

    By 22 February 2007

    Denon has announced a new high-end miniature Hi-Fi called the Denon CX3 system that offers CD and SACD Stereo playback among other things. Not for the faint hearted or those looking for a bit of sound in their bedroom, according to Denon, the "CX3 is...

  • The Beatles Revolution Bar - Las Vegas review
    Gadgets 4.5 out of 5

    The Beatles Revolution Bar - Las Vegas review

    By 10 January 2007

    When Arthur C Clarke said "Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic" in 1961 he probably had the Revolution Bar which opened 2 weeks ago in the Mirage hotel in Las Vegas in mind. Inspired by the spirit of The Beatles and created...

  • Denon releases D-F103HRDAB Network Hi-Fi with built-in hard drive
    Audio

    Denon releases D-F103HRDAB Network Hi-Fi with built-in hard drive

    By 30 November 2006

    Denon has modified its D-F102DAB mini hifi system to create the D-F103HRDAB Network Hi-Fi, which it calls "A 21st Century Stereo System". The new set-up features a wide range of radio reception, including DAB, FM, and internet; it also plays and rips...

  • Denon launches S-81DAB Stereo System with integrated iPod support
    Audio

    Denon launches S-81DAB Stereo System with integrated iPod support

    By 30 October 2006

    Denon has added to its Smart “Life” series with the S-81DAB Stereo System, which it markets as having full iPod integration as standard. The device features blue-lit controls on the front, and supports MP3 CDs as well as regular. There’s a dedicated...

  • Denon releases low-price DVD upscaler, DVD-1930
    Home Cinema

    Denon releases low-price DVD upscaler, DVD-1930

    By 19 October 2006

    Denon has released another DVD player with upscaling, the DVD-1930, which is one of the company's more affordable products at £250. It promises upscaling support up to 1080p through its HDMI connection. Separate circuit boards process analogue and digital...

  • Home Cinema

    Denon launches four new Home Cinema receivers for 2007

    By 29 September 2006

    Denon has announced four new Home Cinema receivers for 2007 that according to Denon "all sound better and add useful features over the 2006 models". Key features of all the models include the company's new ERGO Remote handset as well as all having fully...

  • Denon launches DVD-3939 high-end DVD upscaler
    Home Cinema

    Denon launches DVD-3939 high-end DVD upscaler

    By 22 September 2006

    Denon’s high-end DVD player, the 3930, is now available in the UK, and offers upscaling technology as an alternative to next-generation hi-def technology. The player, which at £1100 costs more than HD-DVD and Blu-ray players will cost in the UK, is...

  • Denon 1730 DVD player review
    Home Cinema 4 out of 5

    Denon 1730 DVD player review

    By 22 September 2006

    If you’re in the market for a DVD player that can do justice to your new HDTV or Home Cinema setup, but you’re on a budget, you’re probably used to grudgingly side-stepping the likes of Denon for more affordable (but infinitely less brag-worthy)...

  • Denon releases DCM-500AE CD changer
    Audio

    Denon releases DCM-500AE CD changer

    By 5 September 2006

    Denon’s products are launching thick and fast these days. The latest is the DCM-500AE, which is simply a 5-CD auto changer. The carousel CD changes can play tradition CDs as well as MP3 and WMA discs, and is, according the company, “perfect for the...

  • IFA 2006: Denon shun Blu-ray and HD-DVD with two new DVD players
    Home Cinema

    IFA 2006: Denon shun Blu-ray and HD-DVD with two new DVD players

    By 3 September 2006

    Denon has launched two new DVD players at IFA 2006 in Germany this year that promise to upscale your current DVD collection to a quality equal or better than the next generation Blu-ray or HD-DVD efforts. Keen to stay out of the format war that is currently...

  • IFA 2006: Denon launch HDD based D-F103 mini Hi-Fi
    Audio

    IFA 2006: Denon launch HDD based D-F103 mini Hi-Fi

    By 3 September 2006

    Denon has announced its first hard drive based music system at IFA 2006 in Berlin, Germany. The mini components system called the D-F103, will allow storage of up to 10,000 audio files or around 700CDs with the ability to rip CDs directly from the included...

  • Denon unveils D-F102DAB mini hifi system
    Audio

    Denon unveils D-F102DAB mini hifi system

    By 30 August 2006

    Denon has revised its mini hifi system for the seventh time to bring out the D-F102DAB, a small, unobtrusive system that connects today’s and yesterday’s audio technology. As usual, Denon tells us that the speakers are tuned specifically for UK ears,...

  • Latest DVD player from Denon features HD upscaling
    Home Cinema

    Latest DVD player from Denon features HD upscaling

    By 15 August 2006

    Denon has released a reasonably-priced DVD player to go with its range of home cinema receivers. The DVD-1730 features upscaling technology to reach near-HD picture quality via HDMI technology. It supports the latest in flat-screen TV as well as older...

  • Denon go big with monstor AVC-A1XVA amp
    Home Cinema

    Denon go big with monstor AVC-A1XVA amp

    By 21 June 2006

    Denon, Japan’s oldest hi-fi company, has launched what it is claiming is its "largest, heaviest [it weights 44kg], most powerful and most flexible AV amplifier to date". The new 1080p web-enabled behemoth promises to be the centre of the HD multoi-media...

  • Denon brings MP3 scratching to DJs
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    Denon brings MP3 scratching to DJs

    By 20 March 2006

    Next time you go to club to boogie the night away, you'll need to ask the DJ to put an MP3 on rather than the latest record. Well that is, if Denon has anything to do with it. The hi-fi company has just launched a new professional DJ deck called the Denon...

  • Denon launches iDenon ASD-1R iPod docking station
    Audio

    Denon launches iDenon ASD-1R iPod docking station

    By 4 March 2006

    Worried that the iPod's maker, Apple is moving in on its market, Denon, the hi-fi company has launched the iDenon ASD-1R an iPod docking system for Denon Hi-fi and Home Cinema Systems. In a statement from the company, Denon says: “You can buy iThing...

  • Denon M35DAB micro system review
    Audio 4 out of 5

    Denon M35DAB micro system review

    By 25 February 2006

    Denon famous for its hi-fi has ventured into the wonderful world of DAB digital radio, but has the company's audio experience transferred across harmoniously? Denon DM-35 DAB digital micro system is finished in brushed aluminium, measures 95 x 210 x 330mm...

  • Denon launch upscaling next gen DVD player
    Home Cinema

    Denon launch upscaling next gen DVD player

    By 3 February 2006

    If you've got an HD-ready television, no High Def DVDs and a spare £2700 floating around, then you'll be wanting Denon's new DVD player. The Denon DVD-A1XVA promises upscaling of all your current DVDs up to 1080p high definition resolution so you can...

  • Denon goes budget with new 7.1 home cinema system
    Home Cinema

    Denon goes budget with new 7.1 home cinema system

    By 14 December 2005

    If you thought that Denon only made really expensive home cinema kit then think again. The company has just launched a budget model that comes in at £249.99. Buyers of the Denon AVR-1706 will get 7.1 channel surround sound, the latest 32 bit DSP, Seven...

  • Denon add internet to home cinema system
    Home Cinema

    Denon add internet to home cinema system

    By 9 December 2005

    Denon has launched the world's first internet-enabled AV receiver that offers 7-channel AV surround and 3-zone multi-room amplifier. The receiver features an ethernet access, iPod and MP3 connectivity, HDMI upscaling and the Audyssey MultEQ XT room correction...

  • Denon launches sub £130 DVD player
    Home Cinema

    Denon launches sub £130 DVD player

    By 9 June 2004

    Denon has launched a cut-price DVD player- the DVD1710. The slim, compact DVD player that comes in black or silver incorporates technologies from further up the Denon range and has been designed to match both Denon's new 05 series Home Cinema receivers...