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...

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...

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...

Audio Research Announces New CD6SE and CD9SE CD Players

Audio Research Announces New CD6SE and CD9SE CD Players   Audio Research is pleased to announce a special edition update to the CD6 and Reference CD9 Transport/DAC. The new CD6SE and Reference CD9SE feature beautiful faceplate updates that closely match ARC’s Foundation...

Audio Research Factory

Audio Research Factory   Audio Research is proud is announce the official opening of an all-new headquarters and production facility. A substantial investment, the new facility is custom-designed for ARC’s unique and specific needs relating to production, training, service, engineering and listening....

SoundStage! InSight – Audio Research Reference 160M Amplifier

SoundStage! InSight - Audio Research Reference 160M Amplifier   Audio Research's new Reference 160M monoblock is their newest and most ambitious tube-based amplifier yet -- it uses KT150s in the output stage to deliver up to 140W. In this video, Aldo Filippelli,...