McIntosh Unveil New Flagship MCD12000 CD Player

McIntosh MCD12000 CD Player

McIntosh have released their new flagship CD player, the MCD12000 SACD/CD Player. The new disc-spinner also works as their reference-level DAC, by enabling up to seven digital devices to benefit from its top-performance internal ESS digital-to-analogue convertors and is Roon Tested. The MCD12000 utilises two ESS Sabre Pro ES9038PRO 32-bit DACs each giving ESS’s HyperStream® … Read more

Bassocontinuo Introduce McIntosh Editions to their Classic Line Stands

Bassocontinuo Lyra LX4 2.1 Rack

Italian rack company Bassocontinuo are known for producing incredibly sleek looking audiophile stands that are extremely adaptable and versatile to your needs. One thing that Bassocontinuo offer which is unique to them, is the opportunity to tailor the colour scheme of your rack to your equipment. As such, they now offer a McIntosh styled variation … Read more

dCS Vivaldi One To Return With The New APEX DAC

dCS Vivaldi One

Following the launch of the dCS Ring DAC™ APEX, and the new Rossini and Vivaldi APEX models, dCS have announced the release of a new, limited-edition version of the Vivaldi One—the extremely popular all-in-one Network Music Player and CD/SACD Player. The Vivaldi One was originally released in 2017 to mark dCS’ 30th anniversary. Inspired by … Read more

Linn’s Organik DAC Now Available As An Upgrade for Previous Generations

Linn Organik DAC

Last year Linn undertook the massive project of designing and building their own DAC, completely from scratch, as with all Linn products, they felt it was only worth doing if the result would be significantly better than their previous designs utilising meticulously optimised 3rd-party chips. Since its release in the newest generation of their flagship … Read more

McIntosh MA9500, C12000 & MA352 Added to the KJ Collection

Mcintosh MA9500 Integrated Amplifier

As London’s largest McIntosh dealer, we are proud to keep an unrivalled selection of their best products in our Central London store available for demonstration. The McIntosh range is constantly evolving. Few manufacturers in the world have such an extensive range of products from Bluetooth receivers to 2KW mono blocks. Two of the most popular … Read more

Product Spotlight – Engström ARNE Integrated Valve Amplifier

Engstrom ARNE Integrated Amplifier

Engström is not a household name yet in the audiophile world, the Stockholm-based family company was only founded in 2008 but their reputation in the UK is growing. The two co-founders, Lars and Timo Engström, are the chief engineer and industrial designer respectively. The ARNE is the company’s first integrated amplifier. Like the other Engström … Read more

Devialet Reveal New Dione Soundbar

Devialet Dione Soundbar

French manufacturer Devialet are well-known to audiophiles for their sleek ‘Expert’ amplifiers and impressive ‘Phantom’ speakers but this week the highly regarded company is entering a new market with the release of a new soundbar entitled ‘Dione‘. As with all their products Devialet doesn’t just want to produce what everyone else is doing, they want … Read more

Highly Regarded X-Quisite Cartridges Added to the KJ Collection

X-Quisite CA Cartridge

X-Quisite is a new name when it comes to analogue, having released their first products just two years ago. However the man behind these cartridges is certainly not new to audiophiles. Micha Huber invented the incredible Thales tonearm and spent many years working with EMT to develop their cartridges and phono stage releases. He is … Read more

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

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

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

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

Refurbished Devialet Phantoms In Stock For Next Day Delivery

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 Olympica Nova Range Added To The KJ Collection

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 For 2 Weeks

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

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

The Uk’s Only Demonstration Pair Of Magico M2 Speakers Now At KJ

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

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

Wilson Audio Sasha Daw Loudspeakers Arrive In London

We are very pleased to have received the latest loudspeaker from world renowned US manufacturer Wilson Audio. The Sasha DAW is the latest incarnation of Wilson’s most popular model.  Dedicated to Wilson’s legendary late founder David Andrew Wilson, this was the last speaker he designed (with the assistance of his son Daryl). The DAW sees some significant improvements … Read more

Mcintosh 70th Anniversary Valve Combination Now In Store

Legendary American manufacturer McIntosh have released two special products to celebrate their 70th anniversary. The new products are a combination of a classic looking all-analogue valve preamplifier, the C70, and a new modern designed valve power amplifier, the MC2512.  Both models are now available to buy and audition from our Central London showroom.  The MC2152 valve amplifier is a … Read more

Limited Edition Gloss Black Linn Lp12 Majik Turntables In Stock

To celebrate the release of their brand new ‘Selekt DSM’ range of streaming amplifiers, legendary Scottish manufacturer Linn have produced a very limited number of special edition ‘Selekt’ versions of their starting level turntable, the Majik LP12.  These special editions have a unique gloss black finish compared to the usual wooden plinths that the LP12 has … Read more

Now Taking Pre-orders Of The New Devialet Phantom Reactor Wireless Speaker

Our friends at Devialet have this week revealed their latest creation. It is a compact adaptation of their hugely successful Phantom speaker names Phantom Reactor.  The Reactor speaker is one quarter of the size of the now called ‘Phantom Premier’ range. However, the size is a lot smaller but the sound is not. There are two types available, … Read more