Come celebrate 30 years of audio excellence with us! Save 10%-40% at our 30th Anniversary Sale!*

Wow! Hard to believe it's been 30 years since we opened our doors at The Audio Store. Thanks to our wonderful customers for making this all possible. If you were an early customer of The Audio Store, and visited us in our Rocky Hill location, that was in 1988. Needless to say, times have changed quite a bit.

Are you streaming 4K video and hi-res audio? Can you listen to your favorite songs in multiple rooms? How old is your a/v receiver? Thinking about spinning some new vinyl or replacing those old headphones? Now is the perfect time to upgrade your home theater. 

Come in for a demonstration!

Still not sure what you should buy? Stop by our store to SEE and HEAR these components for yourself!

Sale runs February 22nd – March 17th.

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*Some items below 10%. Excludes SONOS products. See associate for details.

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Save $200 - $600 on the latest promotion from Focal!

Chorus 706 Two-Way Bookshelf Speaker 

The Chorus 706 compact speaker is the bookshelf speaker par excellence : a real Focal tradition. With its fine workmanship and meticulous finishing, the Chorus 706 compact speaker impresses both by its power and the attractiveness of its design. Let yourself be transported by a musical ambience that is fresh, upbeat and very pleasant all at the same time.

Chorus 716: Two-Way and a Half Floorstanding Speaker

Elegant and refined, the Chorus 716 tower speaker is built using 2.5-way technology in a premium hifi configuration. Sound comes into its own in your listening room, with a dynamic mid-range, doubled bass and high power. Afront port low on the speaker reduces distortion and ensures faithful reproduction of bass sounds.

Chorus 726: Three-Way Floorstanding Speaker

The Chorus 726 embodies the affordable traditional high-end loudspeaker: the restyled cabinet, combined with the  new  design of  the cloth frames give these speakers a modern and slender look.  Very technologically advanced, the 3-way design combines the exceptional definition of the midrange and the power of the two 6.5” (16.5cm) woofers. 

Going on now though April 30, 2018. Limited Quantities.

For more information on the line of Focal Chorus speakers visit the following:

Stop by The Audio Store to get 25% OFF Monitor Series 7 speakers, while supplies last!

About Paradigm Monitor Series 7

Since its inception, the Monitor Series from Paradigm's affordable audiophile collection has been a favorite of audiophiles on a budget. Satin-anodized pure aluminum domes, carbon-infused pure-aluminum bass/midrange cones and polypropylene bass cones. Wire mesh tweeter and WaveGuide™ technology with a clean, linear aesthetic. Rich wood grain veneer finishes.

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To view the complete line of Monitor 7 speakers visit the Paradigm website.

KEF Q black and whiteThe pleasure of sonic perfection.

One of the life's pleasures is to experience the intensity of an outstanding recorded performance in your own space. Q Series speakers by KEF bring you that pleasure in natural, accurate high-resolution sound.  First introduced in 1991, the multiple award-winning Q Series has long delighted music lovers and audiophiles with outstanding sound quality and innovative design. The Q Series, now in its 8th iteration, brings high resolution sound with more depth and more clarity.

A rhapsody in ebony and ivory

The sculpted Q Series finish epitomises their approach with seamless, sleek cabinets unblemished by visible fittings and joins. Q Series speakers are coated with a fine satin finish in black or white with matching driver colors.

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For more info on the complete Q Series visit the KEF website.

HANA Moving Coil Phono Cartridges

hana eh.on armHana, translated as “brilliant and gorgeous” represents the best materials including alnico magnets, cross-shaped armatures, and a proprietary manufacturing processes. Hana has excelled at creating MC cartridges, and are noted worldwide for their sound and value, which retain their “musical magic” regardless of their phono stage pairing.

The Hana SL and SH models, distinguished by their black body, provide tighter channel balance, greater channel separation, and improved high-frequency extension compared to their EH and EL counterparts. The SL and SH models also feature an upgraded Shibata stylus.

The Audio Store will carry the complete line of Hana phono cartridges including the SH, SL, EH, and EL models.

For more details visit the Hana Phono Cartridges web page.

Clearaudio is a manufacturer of high-end audio products based in Germany. Formed in 1978, their primary focus is on analog reproduction, such as turntables, phono cartridges and phono preamplifiers.

Clearaudio Concept Turntable

Clearaudio ConceptThe Concept turntable from Clearaudio sets a new standard in turntable manufacturing. Precision German engineering combined with the latest technology and timeless design signal a new era in analog playback. The Concept is equipped with the innovative Concept tonearm, which features a friction-free magnetic bearing technology. A high-quality Clearaudio moving magnet (Concept MM) or moving coil (Concept MC) cartridge can be pre-mounted and factory-adjusted to complete the setup.

  • 2-piece 30mm-thick POM platter
  • Polished tempered steel bearing shaft within sintered bronze bushings
  • Mirror polished teflon thrust pad
  • Belt-driven by a decoupled DC motor
  • 33, 45 and 78 rpm at a turn of a dial

For more information and specs please visit the Clearaudio Concept web page.

Clearaudio Performance DC Wood

Clearaudio Performance DC WoodA mass-loaded Baltic birch plinth gives the Performance DC Wood a stunning visual appearance while also controlling resonance. Three Innovation series locking/leveling aluminum cone feet provide a stable base and acoustic isolation. The Performance DC Wood incorporates precision machined aluminum sub-platter fitted to a 40mm-thick POM platter, Clearaudio’s patented, ultra-smooth Ceramic Magnetic Bearing (CMB), and a decoupled DC motor with electronic speed selection.

  • Mass-loaded Baltic birch plinth
  • Innovation series locking/leveling aluminum cone feet
  • 40mm-thick POM platter with weighted rim
  • Machined aluminum sub-platter
  • Inverted Ceramic Magnetic Bearing (CMB)
  • Decoupled 3-speed DC motor; user fine-adjustable 33, 45, 78 rpm

For more information and specs please visit the Clearaudio Performance DC Wood web page. 

L sr8012 n b fr opSR8012: 11.2 Channel Full 4K Ultra HD AV Surround Receiver with HEOS

Experiece the peak of Marantz AV expertise in the new flagship SR8012 – the first-ever 11.2-channel Marantz receiver that raises the bar for home theater. Envelop yourself in thrilling and immersive surround sound with Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and Auro 3D, the latest codecs able to drive overhead speakers for a true 3D sound experience. The receiver's 11 high-quality amplifier stages enhance audio performance via carefully selected high-grade audio components including Marantz Hyper Dynamic Amplifier Modules, or HDAMs, used in Current Feedback topology.
  • 11.2 channel AV Receiver with 205W per channel – Enough power to fill big rooms with renowned Marantz sound
  • Latest HDMI standard for future-proof compatibility – 4K/60 Hz full-rate pass-through, 4:4:4 color resolution, HDR, BT.2020, Dolby Vision and HLG (Hybrid Log Gamma) pass-through
  • High-end build-quality for the ultimate in audio performance – Single board per channel power amplifier design; centrally mounted, oversized toroidal transformer; copper-plated chassis
  • Extended connectivity: ready to feed a TV and projector in parallel, and even a display in a second room – Eight HDMI inputs (including one front) with full HDCP 2.2 support; Three HDMI outputs (including Zone 2)

For more information including complete specs visit the Marantz website.

Buy a NODE 2 and add a PULSE speaker to save up to $200!

“Bundle and Save” with the new promotion from Bluesound. Purchase a NODE 2 and an accompanying speaker (PULSE FLEX, PULSE MINI, or PULSE 2) to save up to $200. Offer ends January, 20th, 2018.

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Stream music to any stereo you want.

Easily connect the NODE 2 to any existing stereo or home theater system, to unlock and discover a world full of music streaming services and Internet radio stations. Filled with an array of analog and digital input and output options, the NODE 2 brings infinite playback choices into your very own sonic domain. Available in black or white.

 

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PULSE FLEX 

Ultra-Compact Portable All-in-One Wireless Speaker

The PULSE FLEX is a game-changing, two-way speaker that delivers the best of performance and portability. Mount a pair in the corners of a large room, or even take one with you on a picnic. Either way, the PULSE FLEX will still deliver a full stereo sound field. Personal audio will never look the same again.

 

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The Compact All-In-One Streaming Music System.

Not one to be underestimated, the PULSE MINI is more powerful and clear than many players twice its size, thanks to a patented dual-acoustic chamber. Place anywhere in the home, and fill the space with beautifully blended full-range sound.

 

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All-In-One Streaming Music System

The Pulse 2 is an all-in-one streaming player, complete with built-in speakers. A full range of frequencies comes through rich and clearly, and blends seamlessly together through careful engineering and design that fits a woofer in with two mid-to-high range drivers.

 

For more information on the complete Bluesound product line visit their website.

KEF passive BWcolorsA pair of gloss black or gloss white LS50 loudspeakers from KEF are just $999.00/pair, while supplies last. You save $500.00! 

Rarely the case in such a compact design, the LS50 monitor delivers a rich, multi-dimensional 'soundstage experience' that is out of all proportion to its size. State-of-the-art technologies from KEF's latest flagship Blade loudspeaker, provide the ultimate studio experience - even in the smallest of spaces.

50 years of innovation in sound

Innovation is what sets KEF apart. It's why they've always attracted some of the world's most gifted acoustic engineers. The results are plain to see, in long lists of breakthroughs that no other manufacturer can match - and they have the patents and academic papers to prove it. Right from the start, they pioneered the use of synthetic materials for diaphragms and driver surrounds to maintain consistent sound quality across the frequency range.

Learn more about their speakers on their website. Or visit The Audio Store to hear the KEF LS50's.

A fantastic promotion from Focal: from now until December 31, 2017 you can save up to $1500 on these dark walnut Aria speakers. This might be the best deal we've seen all year, so don't miss this chance to upgrade.

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Aria 906 Bookshelf 2-way Loudspeaker

Aria 926 3-way Floorstanding Loudspeaker

Aria 936 3-way Floorstanding Loudspeaker

Aria 946 3-way Floorstanding Loudspeaker

Aria CC900 2-way Center Speaker

 

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The latest addition to Focal's top-end headphones range, Clear use the new generation of totally open backed full-range speakers, precisely revealing the tiniest details for ultra-realistic listening. Clear make you simply forget that you are wearing headphones. The widely held impression that headphones reduce listening space disappears, thanks to Clear's open ear cushions. The technologies chosen and the aluminium/magnesium alloy M-profile dome, preserve breadth and dynamics worthy of the best high-fidelity speakers.

These headphones will become essential: they come with a hard transport case and three cables providing the best solution for different types of audio equipment.

For more details visit the Focal website.

logo haloHalo by Parasound, marks a new standard for sound and style. Every Halo model has earned an unprecedented number of rave reviews from the top critics in the audio/video industry.

The JC 3 Jr. Phono Preamplifier

  • Circuitry designed by legendary John Curl
  • Circuit board layout by Carl Thompson
  • Cartridge options for 47k Ω MM and MC/MI
  • Variable MC impedance adjustment of 50-550 ohms
  • Gain select for 40 dB/50 dB/60 dB unbalanced (46 dB/56 dB/66 dB balanced)
  • Balanced and unbalanced outputs

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Complete specs available on the Parasound website.


The JC 3+ Phono Preamplifier

  • Inputs and outputs use Vampire brand 24k gold-plated RCA jacks
  • Balanced outputs use Neutrik brand premium XLR jacks
  • MM 47k ohm, MC 47k ohm or MC variable 50-550 Ohms
  • RIAA accurate within 0.2 dB
  • Exclusively Vishay-Dale resistors in the audio path
  • Triple shielding; low-carbon mild steel partitions isolate the power supplies & AC wires

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Complete specs available on the Parasound website.

 


Halo 2.1 Channel Integrated Preamplifier

Preamp and DAC Features

  • Latest generation ESS Sabre32 Reference DAC (ES9018K2M)
  • Asynchronous USB 2.0 supports PCM up to 384kHz/32-bit
  • USB input decodes Native DSD64, DSD128, DSD256 and DoP DSD
  • Coax and optical accept PCM up to 192kHz/24-bit
  • Analog bass management with high & low pass crossovers

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Complete specs available on the Parasound website.