Winter NAMM 2020 Round Up - Part 2

John La Grou and the Millennia Media team were delighted to show off a new addition to their HV range of high-end microphone preamps. The HV316 is tipped as Millennia's most technically advanced preamp in their 28 year history and packs no less than sixteen HV amp circuits into a single 1U chassis.

  • Posted on 14 February 2020 by Roy Brockington

SCV At The Bristol HiFi Show 2020

This month the SCV consumer audio team return to the UK’s longest running Hi-Fi convention – now celebrating 33 years: get set for the Bristol Hi-Fi Show. For the 2020 edition, SCV’s ground will span three locations including two demo rooms on the third floor, and a shared space on the main mezzanine area.

  • Posted on 14 February 2020 by Roy Brockington

Hard Drive Installation with Novafidelity Products

In this tutorial we run through fitting and formatting hard drives with the Novafidelity range of streamers. None of the streamers are shipped from Novafidelity with any drives fitted so you have 2 options of how you’re going to get new storage into your machine.

  • Posted on 12 February 2020 by Roy Brockington

Winter NAMM 2020 Round Up - Part 1

This month audio professionals travelled from various points across the globe to congregate at the music industry's annual trade show zenith – Winter NAMM. 2020 marked a record year for attendance (115k+ according to PSN), and also for SCV distributed brand presence on the show floors! 

  • Posted on 3 February 2020 by Roy Brockington

Focal Trio11 Lands Best Studio Monitor Award

In January 2020 following the Winter NAMM Show in Anaheim, California we are delighted to reveal that Focal’s flagship Trio11 Be has picked up the award for Best Studio Monitor in the SOS Awards 2019!

  • Posted on 27 January 2020 by Roy Brockington

Metadata & CD Ripping With Novafidelity Streamers

In this video we look at the CD ripping function for Novafidelity streaming products. For the demonstration we’re using the X45 Pro which is the flagship model, however the operating system is the same across the Novafidelity range so the process will be the same whichever model you’re using.

  • Posted on 24 January 2020 by Roy Brockington

Introducing MusicX NEO From Novafidelity

The new and highly polished MusicX NEO application is designed to offer even more encompassing control of Novafidelity and Cocktail Audio streaming devices including playback functionality, custom playlist sorting and music database management.

  • Posted on 8 January 2020 by Roy Brockington

Black Lion Seventeen Lands Gear Of The Year Award 2019

Each December, audio industry experts at MusicTech raise their glasses in celebration of another year in recording technology innovation. The quality pro audio gear releases of 2019 proved so plentiful, in fact, that MusicTech ceremoniously upped their category count to 14 just to fit everything in!

  • Posted on 3 January 2020 by Roy Brockington

Focal Utopia Accessories Evolve

First introduced in 2016, Utopia is Focal’s flagship open-backed reference headphone designed meticulously with the most discerning audiophiles in mind. In the past 3 years Utopia has been revered by the Head-Fi community and met with huge critical acclaim...

  • Posted on 18 December 2019 by Roy Brockington

3 Neat Reasons To Upgrade To Sonarworks 4.4.1

In case you missed it, last month Sonarworks released Reference 4.4! For users still on the fence about whether to take the plunge and hit update, we thought we’d offer a little insight on the benefits that come when you land on cloud 4.4.

  • Posted on 25 November 2019 by Roy Brockington