Ultimate Acoustics: Focal Stellia & Arche

At this year’s New York edition of CanJam Global, Focal announced two innovative new members of their high-end headphone range: the closed-back Stellia headphone, and Arche; Focal’s very first (and strikingly confident) foray into the dedicated DAC and headphone amp component market.

  • Posted on 14 February 2019 by Roy Brockington

Presenting the Novafidelity HA500H

At the Bristol Hi-Fi Show this month SCV will be proud to present the latest audiophile innovation from Korean manufacturer Novafidelity: the HA500H. A veritable Swiss Army knife of audio, the HA500H is a hybrid headphone amplifier with built-in digital-to-analogue conversion, and a preamplifier, all with a-synchornous USB DAC functionality.

  • Posted on 12 February 2019 by Roy Brockington

Power Up With The Avantone Pro CLA10A

After the release of Avantone Pro and Chris Lord-Alge's NS10 replica, in June of 2018 and the subsequent release of their CLA200 power amp, the CLA10 soared to become the world’s number one bestselling passive studio monitor.

  • Posted on 8 February 2019 by Roy Brockington

Trade Up to Focal Elear This February and Save!

A wealth of vigorous Hi-Fi industry research tells us that cold winter evenings at the start of the year tend to pass quicker with a brand new set of high-end reference headphones. That’s why throughout February 2019 SCV, Focal UK and several of our valued UK dealers are offer a chance to save big on the Focal Elear when you trade in your old headphones!

  • Posted on 7 February 2019 by Roy Brockington

New From NAMM 2019 Round Up

The NAMM professional audio trade show returned to sunny Anaheim, California last month and customarily the industry was treated to a torrent of new and exciting musical equipment innovations. In this piece we’ll take you on a quick-capsule review tour to highlight our favourite new picks from The NAMM Show 2019!

  • Posted on 6 February 2019 by Roy Brockington

SCV Acquires UK & ROI Distribution of Micromega

SCV are excited to announce a new partnership with French Hi-Fi component manufacturer Micromega. Since the late 1980s, Micromega have made it their mission to design and manufacture digital source devices which aspire to achieve the ultimate balance between technological advancement and sound reproduction without compromising musicality or comfort of use.

  • Posted on 5 February 2019 by Roy Brockington