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TAS Burmester 089, 036, 948 and B25 Review

August 6, 2020

Burmester is one of those brands that sells complete systems. You don’t necessarily buy a piece of Burmester, you buy into the Burmester idea. Every single component, from mains plug to loudspeaker, can have a Burmester logo on it, and in most cases there seems to be no overarching reason to break rank.

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TAS Burmester 101 Review

August 6, 2020

The Burmester 101 might just be one of those silently ‘disruptive technology’ products. Class D operation is going to be an increasingly important element in 21st Century music listening, and Burmester joins the small, but growing number of serious audio brands that are realising the potential of the circuit topology. We need more products like the Burmester 101, for making the right noises to the environmental brigade, and making the right noises for the listener, too!

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TAS Burmester BA31 Review

August 6, 2020

Part of the reason Burmester’s future is assured is products like the new BA31, the second device in the company’s new Ambience line of loudspeakers. The term Ambience is more than just marketing speak – at the back of the BA31 (and the original, larger BA71) is a second rear-firing Air Motion Transformer (AMT) folded ribbon tweeter, with a large level control, designed to introduce an extra degree of ambience into the system.

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TAS Burmester 111 Review

August 6, 2020

The 111 is a big, heavy and shiny box, as befitting a product in Burmester’s Reference Line. Also as befitting Burmester – and especially Burmester’s Reference Line – it is extremely well built. Nothing is left to chance, everything is made with the sort of engineering standards that don’t happen in the home that often today.

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HiFi Plus Burmester 151 Review

August 6, 2020

Burmester is one of the most recognised German brands among the cognoscenti. Those elements converge, too; German luxury goods are made with the ideals of German engineering culture. They are built up to a standard, not down to a price, and this gives them longevity, even when dealing with something as ever-changing as a media player. The 151 Musiccenter is built to last.

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Sound and Vision Burmester 069 Review

August 6, 2020

In addition to providing one balanced XLR output, two unbalanced RCA outputs, and two digital outputs (one coax, one optical), the 069 provides three digital inputs (two coax, one optical) and one balanced XLR analog input, allowing the device to serve as a preamp as well as a CD player.

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Canada HiFi Burmester 101 Review

August 6, 2020

In contrast to the norm of planned obsolescence and throwaway products that runs rampant in this day and age, you will find that Burmester Audiosysteme adheres to a refreshingly different school of thought. Their audio offerings are prestige items, intended for lovers of music with both means and taste, superior in execution and presentation to lesser fare and built with permanence in mind. What this company offers is tangible, lasting quality, not colorful ad copy.

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Home Entertainment B25 and 032 Review

August 6, 2020

I'll never forget the very first time I heard a Burmester amplifier. It was 20-something years ago, and the Burmester Model 878 was bieng compared with a muscle brand, high end American amp. The American amp sounded like a really good hi-fi...but the Burmester sounded more musical.

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HiFi Critic 036 Review

August 6, 2020
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Hi-Fi+ 061 Review

August 6, 2020

The 061 must be one of the tightest CD players I have ever heard. It really gets a grip on the bass and is articulate through its bandwidth as it drives the music with real high-impact precision. But it never becomes fatiguing, as its overall tonal balance is so good.

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