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Luxman Amplifiers Class A Power Clarified: M-600A vs M-700u & M-800A vs M-900u

M-900u meters

Luxman’s emphasis is on reproducing natural music, with lots of warmth, detail. Luxman’s engineers are fanatical in their attention to detail; while they spend a lot of time analyzing how components perform on their test equipment, the final arbiter is the listening evaluations. Is the product able to play music, convey the emotion, reproduce the […]

Philip O’Hanlon on the Lineage of Luxman Vacuum Tube Electronics – insider view on stereo amplifier MQ-88u vs MQ-88

” I think the best way to look at the MQ-88 is as a cost-no-object, artisanal maxing out of classic 1950s push-pull tubed power-amp design.” – John Marks, Stereophile.  Read more here. Since inception in 1925, Luxman has never been about mass produced products. In the similar vein, this family of Luxman products, the MQ-88 vacuum […]

Hi-Fi+ singles out Luxman / Eclipse RMAF room for “exceptional sound”

Eclipse / Luxman room at RMAF 2016. Photo credit: Alan Sircom / Hi-Fi+

Alan Sircom singled out the Luxman / Eclipse room at RMAF 2016 in Hi-Fi+: “Finally, there were three rooms that deserve to be singled out for making an exceptional sound. The first was the Luxman/Eclipse room, because once a day Philip O’Hanlon of distributor On a Higher Note played an hour’s worth of classic mono […]

Be A Part of the Evolution – 35 Years of Music and Luxman

Luxman 90th Anniversary

The Luxman L-550 Series is the most evolved Class A Integrated Amplifier in history. Relive the emotion of the first time you heard these albums. Register to audition your own. Schedule Audition Relive the emotion of the first time you heard these albums with the most evolved Class A Integrated Amplifier in history. Register to […]

Enjoythemusic.com, Tom Lyle reviews “first-class” Luxman C-700u and D-06u

enjoythemusic.com review of luxman c-900u and d-06u

Tom Lyle wrote an excellent review on enjoythemusic.com on the Luxman C-700u Control Amplifier and the Luxman D-06u CD / SACD Player with USB Input. “The sonic prowess of the Luxman C-700u was evident from the first day I had it my system…when judged against others in its price range potential owners of a C-700u […]

John Marks reviews Luxman M-200 Stereo Power Amp

Luxman M-200 review by John Marks

John Marks reviewed the Luxman M-200 Stereo Power Amplifier on his new blog, The Tannhäuser Gate. “In use, the M-200 exhibits all the hallmarks of a high-quality low-power…solid-state amplifier: vanishing low noise, no audible distortion, a sweetness to the sound (but not a euphonically distorted report of the music), and a surprising amount of drive […]

SoundStage! Ultra, Tom Mathew proclaim Luxman EQ-500 “grail-level component”

Luxman EQ-500 review by SoundStage! Ultra

In a rave review of the Luxman EQ-500 phono stage in SoundStage! Ultra, review Tom Mathew writes: “In a previous review, I urged readers to search for audio components that would stand the test of time. Such components should be relentlessly musical, gorgeous to look at, easy to use, reliable, and provide state-of-the-art sound quality […]

Luxman D-05u “delivers pure emotion” – Fidelity Magazine Review

Luxman D-05u review by Fidelity

The German magazine Fidelity gave an excellent and very thorough review of the Luxman D-05u CD/SACD player in their June 2016 issue. “What are you left with after the listening session? Positive, straight-up exhaustion! The Luxman D-05u lets its owners share in the thrills, suffering and joys of audio indulgence—it plays incorruptibly and nevertheless delivers […]