Linn Improve Their Flagship Klimax LP12 Record Player

Linn Klimax LP12

Respected Scottish turntable manufacturer Linn have announced a number of significant improvements to their top-of-the-line record player, the Klimax LP12. They say these upgrades “produce an even more musical, pitch-perfect performance.” The keys changes come in the form of the latest version of the Radikal motor and power supply as well as the introduction of … Read more

Stax Release SR-X9000 Flagship Electrostatic Headphone

Stax SR-X9000 headphones

Legendary Japanese electrostatic headphone manufacturer Stax has just announced the release of their new top-of-the-range earspeaker called the SR-X9000. The headphone contains many new developments but perhaps the most important is the improvements to their fixed electrode, which has now evolved to the 4-layer structure MLER-3. “An etching electrode and a metal-mesh electrode are bonded … Read more

Engström ERIC Encore UK Launch at KJ West...

Engstrom Eric Encore Event

Co-founder Timo Engström joins us to present the new ERIC Encore valve mono amplifiers, recently described as ‘Tubular Titans’ by Hifi News On Friday 1st and Saturday 2nd of October, KJ West One will be teaming up with Engström and distributor Boyer Audio to present a weekend event showcasing the brand new Engström ERIC Encore … Read more

Brinkmann Balance – A Turntable Engineered to Perfection

Brinkmann Balance Turntable

Brinkmann have long been highly regarded in the field of analogue audio, their turntables are a masterful example of German engineering at its best. At the top of the Brinkmann food chain sits the Balance. The Balance has the beautiful styling and world class build quality of the rest of the beloved Brinkmann range, but … Read more

Unique MBL Radialstrahler 101 E MKII Speakers Arrive

MBL Radialstrahler 101 E Mk II Speakers

Clearly one of the world’s most innovative loudspeakers, MBL are a German company that loves to push the boundaries. The Radialstrahler 101 E Mk II is manufactured to an incredible standard and delivers a sound that is truly remarkable. Effortlessly brilliant. We are pleased to be able to bring this often difficult to find speaker … Read more

Maxima and Minima Complete the Sonus Faber Amator...

Sonus Faber Maxima Amaor Speakers

We are pleased to have received demonstration models of the incredibly beautiful Sonus Faber Maxima and Minima Amator loudspeakers. They join the Electa Amator III here at KJ West One to complete the ‘Heritage’ collection. The Maxima Amator is the latest and the head of the of the collection. It is a floor standing 2-way … Read more

Wilson Audio Alexx V Speakers Arrive in London

Wilson Audio Alexx V Loudspeakers

We are pleased to announce the brand new Alexx V speakers from world renowned American specialists Wilson Audio have landed in Central London and are on permanent demonstration in our showroom. KJ West One has long been a premier dealer of Wilson Audio in the UK. We believe their speakers match up with any other … Read more

Naim Release New Uniti Atom Headphone Edition

Naim Audio Uniti Atom Headphone Edition

Since their introduction, the Naim Uniti collection has been one of the most popular ranges in the hi-fi world. They managed to blend ease of use, style and sound quality perfectly to create an all-in-one solution that is very difficult to beat at its price point. The latest addition to the range is a unique … Read more

Bassocontinuo F2 and Accordeon XL4 2.0 Racks on...

Bassocontinuo F2 Rack

Bassocontinuo is an Italian manufacturer of modular audio racks, built to incredibly high standards for both performance and aesthetics. Many hi-fi stands offer one of the two but Bassocontinuo really bring both with their modern design, very reminiscent of the Italian sportscar look. They use premium materials like carbon fibre and stainless steel to give … Read more

Linn Release New And Improved Klimax DSM

Linn Klimax DSM Network Player

Scotland’s Linn Products have this week released the newest version of their flagship digital streamer, Klimax DSM. The new Klimax features a host of upgrades over the previous models but probably most significant is the fully in-house designed new DAC they call Organik. Visually the Klimax DSM is now in-line with the company’s successful Selekt … Read more

KJ West One To Reopen To The Public...

KJ West One Reopening

As the UK government has announced their ‘road map to recovery’ we are pleased to say that non-essential retail shops will be able to reopen to the public on Monday 12th April. This is great news here at KJ West One as we’ll be able to welcome our dedicated customer base back to our Central … Read more

Wilson Audio Announce New Alexx V Loudspeakers. Coming...

Wilson Audio Alexx V Loudspeakers

American speaker heavyweight Wilson Audio have announced that on March 29th they will launch their new speaker, Alexx V, worldwide. As the name suggest this is a upgrade on the Alexx speaker which has been a key part of Wilson’s upper range for the last 4 years. Anyone who has been following Wilson Audio closely … Read more

Refurbished Devialet Phantoms In Stock For Next Day...

Devialet Gold Phantom

We have stock of both refurbished Devialet Gold and Silver Phantoms available for immediate collection or next day delivery.  These are newly refurbished Devialet Phantoms meaning they have been re-manufactured by Devialet to be in brand new condition. They come with a full 2 year warranty and are sealed as new. Devialet only refurbish a certain … Read more

Sonus Faber Announce ‘trade Up Programme’ Offering Full...

Renowned Italian speaker manufacturer Sonus Faber has announced a new ‘Trade Up’ promotion which allows potential customers to part exchange any speakers for their full original price. This is not limited to Sonus Faber speakers but in fact any speaker (as long as the customer can show proof of purchase). The new speakers must be … Read more

Sonus Faber Olympica Nova Range Added To The...

Sonus Faber are world renowned for creating beautiful speakers with effortless detail and engaging warmth. The Olympica series has been one of their most popular ranges over the last decade, a particular favourite here at KJ West One.  They have now taken the next step with the series and launched the new Olympica Nova speakers. … Read more

Wilson Audio Alexx Comes Back To The Uk...

We are pleased to annoucnce that KJ West One will host a 2 week residency of the astonishing world-class Alexx loudspeakers from Wilson Audio. This will be the only pair in the UK. The speakers will arrive on Wednesday 30th November and be on show / demonstration for the full term. Alexx is a seriously sophisticated loudspeaker. It … Read more

Naim Audio Offering Special October Promotions

For the month of October we are working with Naim Audio to offer very appealing special offers on some of their popular combinations.  The offers are as follows –  1)   Order a 202 preamplifier and a NAP 200 DR power amplifier to receive a free NAPSC 2 (RRP – £379)2)   Order a 282 preamplifier and a NAP … Read more

Bryston Electronics Added To The KJ Collection

We are delighted to announce the addition of a range of electronics from highly-acclaimed Canadian manufacturer Bryston to our Central London showroom.  Bryston is a brand that we are very excited to have in store, their amplifiers are known the world over for their power and precision. They have an ability to drive the toughest of … Read more

System Of The Week – Magico S1 Mkii,...

This week’s system idea is perfect high-end option for someone with an eye for minimalist and clean design but wants an detailed, audiophile sound.  The speakers are the S1 Mk II model from US speaker aficionados Magico. They have not been around for decades like many big manufacturers but in their time they have made a huge … Read more

The Uk’s Only Demonstration Pair Of Magico M2...

We are pleased to announce that we have received the new Magico M2 loudspeakers for demonstration in our Central London showroom. This will be the only pair available for audition in the whole of the UK.  M2 is the latest model from the very highly rated M series which also features the M3 and M6. This will … Read more

Sonus Faber Electa Amator Iii Now On Display...

To celebrate their 35th Anniversary, Italian speaker aficionados Sonus Faber have reimagined one of their classic models, the Electa Amator. The new version called Electa Amator III keeps the key design and integrity of the original but with a unique modern twist.  All Sonus Faber speakers are beautiful to look at but on this model in particular … Read more

System Of The Week – Naim Ndx /...

The idea behind this week’s system is to offer a simple yet interesting combination that will sound great and fit nicely in any room. The key piece to achieving this is the inclusion of the wonderful McIntosh MA252 at the heart of the system. This is a hybrid valve amplifier which offers the detail and resolution of … Read more

System Of The Week – Wilson Tunetot /...

This week’s system is a simple set up capable of playing both digital and analogue. The featured speakers are one of our absolute favourites this year, the Wilson Audio Tunetot.  Released last year the Tunetot was the first speaker to be primarily designed by Daryll Wilson, son of legendary designer David Wilson. Although they are … Read more

Focal Elegia Father’s Day Offer Now On

To celebrate Father’s Day, Focal are offering a fantastic saving on their Elegia closed back headphones until June 16th. For this special period the headphones will be available for £699 (A saving of £100).  The Elegia is the headphone in the Focal range that is designed to be used on the go or when traveling. They … Read more

2nd Generation Naim Muso Now Available In Store

Naim Audio have recently upgraded their incredibly popular Muso wireless speaker system to its 2nd generation incarnation. The new models feature a number of improved features including HDMI arc, Roon Ready, Airplay 2 and Chromecast as well as better sound quality and new visual styling.  Whilst keeping everything that you loved about the original Muso, … Read more

Derek Jenkins: 1959 – 2019

It is with great sadness that we must announce the untimely death of our dear friend and colleague Derek Jenkins, who passed away Friday morning following a heart attack. Our deep condolences go out to his family, friends and girlfriend Lucile at this difficult time. Derek had been a key fixture in the British hi-fi … Read more

Introducing….. KJ Late Sessions

We are very excited to announce the introduction of our new series of casual, intimate musical evenings at KJ entitled the ‘Late Sessions’. We invite our customers to come into the showroom, listen to some amazing music on a high-end system and learn about hifi without any sales patter.  All sessions will be run by … Read more