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Moorgate Blog October

Moorgate Blog October October is a month where we continue to audition our product range and look to expand or improve it. This month we’ve taken delivery of our demo pair of Bowers and Wilkins 800 D3’s. Our first pair went straight out to a customer but this pair are staying in the shop and […]

Rega Factory Tour

Join us for a Rega Factory Tour Take a tour of the factory to see how Rega’s engineers and factory staff build hundreds of products, from amps to turntables to speakers. Rega’s founder, Roy Gandy, is up-front about the company’s philosophy. “It’s an engineering company, run by engineers, who happen to like music equipment,” he […]

Moorgate Blog September

  The Moorgate Blog – September It’s been a strange month. August was so busy that we were barely able to cope with it. This month customer footfall has been a little lower but online sales have risen! No real explanation as to why but ours is not to ponder such vagaries. One thing is […]

Naim NACN172XS

Naim Audio NACN172XS   Other than it’s name being a bit of a mouthful, this is an extraordinary and much overlooked product. It is far more than just a streamer.   The above picture gives a bit of a clue to the true nature of the 172. Basically it is a pre-amp, a DAC as […]

Choosing components

Choosing components In the summer months we do a lot of listening. We listen to our stock and compare it with new items from manufacturers. Sometimes this is a new supplier wanting us to stock their products and other times it is a current supplier wanting us to add one of their products to their […]

Rega P1

Rega P1

Meet the new Rega P1 Official production of this new turntable is scheduled for July 2016.  It will cost £248 – you can pre-order here. Key Features: Tonearm Brand new RB110 tonearm built with the new Rega designed bespoke zero play bearings with ultra-low friction performance (Patent Pending). New bias assembly and integrated arm clip. Includes […]

Naim-Focal

Naim-Focal is a combination that works well This comes as no surprise because the companies are owned by the same people. As a result there is a good deal of collaboration. The first examples of this was the MuSo and MuSo QB which use Naim electronics and Focal design to achieve excellent performance from small […]

High Fidelity

High Fidelity isn’t just a book and a movie To you and I it is the term that has been abbreviated to mean H-Fi; the equipment you need to best appreciate music. I say to best appreciate music because we know there are lots of worse ways. Other than live music a decent Hi-Fi system is the […]

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Dynaudio Emit M10

Dynaudio Emit M10 Hi-Fi shops need more speakers like they need the clap but these are really quite sensational. Dynaudio are no strangers to high quality loudspeakers and the Emit series is no exception. With this new series Dynaudio have created an entry-level high-end series that incorporates the extraordinary level of Dynaudio technology and performance you are used […]

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Rega Reference

Rega Reference products at Moorgate Rega have a reputation for bringing out high value and high performance equipment. But one of the reasons they can do that is because these share R&D with Rega Reference products. So the money that breaks new ground in these reference products filters down into budget equipment. We wanted to […]