Audio Research’s Ghost Meter™

Audio Research's Ghost Meter™   After introducing the REF160M, Audio Research received a plethora of awards and subsequent interest into the innovative design of the Ghost Meter™.    Livio Cucuzza our Chief Design Officer breaks down the design philosophy for you:   "Like any good idea in industrial design, the Ghost Meter™ was...

Audio Research REF160M Receives The Golden Ear Award

Audio Research REF160M Receives The Golden Ear Award In this annual feature of The Absolute Sound, each writer recommends components that stand out from the competition. This selective list includes long-time references as well as new favorites. The REF160M has been selected for this prestigious award. ...

The Absolute Sound: REF160M Review

The Absolute Sound: REF160M Review   "The 160M offers things I’ve never heard before from an ARC amp: a newfound control that makes for “higher definition” from top to bottom; a standard-settingly low noise floor; a naturally richer and more neutral tonal palette; a naturally fuller power...

SoundStage! InSight – Audio Research Past, Present, and Future

SoundStage! InSight - Audio Research Past, Present, and Future Founded in 1970 by William (Bill) Johnson and based in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Audio Research Corporation (ARC) has built a reputation worldwide for excellence in tube-based hi-fi electronics. In this video, ARC's Jeff Poggi (President and CEO), Dave...

Audio Research Announces: REF160S Stereo Power Amplifier

Audio Research Announces: REF160S Stereo Power Amplifier   Audio Research is pleased to announce the launch of the Reference 160S stereo power amplifier. The new product distills the astonishing resolution, dynamic impact, musical purity and finesse of the 160M into one beautiful and attainable chassis designed for...

SoundStage! Shorts – Audio Research’s CD6SE and CD9SE CD Players

SoundStage! Shorts - Audio Research's CD6SE and CD9SE CD Players   Audio Research's Aldo Filippelli talks about the company's two newest CD players: the Foundation CD6SE and Reference CD9SE. Both CD players feature Audio Research's latest digital technologies. As Aldo explains, the primary differences are in the...