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This page contains links to all IXOS in the news items, product product reviews, press releases, manufacturers' endorsements and up-coming events.

Product Reviews

October 15th, 2010

Tech Digest 

Ixos Divo 2.1 iPod dock and speakers - Sound reinforcement for your PC or TV

Ixos Divo While all-in-one computers can often knock out an intelligible noise, laptops and oft-mute desktops will always benefit from some sonic support. PC-friendly 2.1 sound gear has been around for some time now, with plenty to choose ...

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October 6th, 2010

www.avreview.co.uk 

HardwareZone.com reviews DIVO

IXOS Divo Music System The classy-looking IXOS Divo is the company's first 2.1 speaker system, and in a move to please Apple users, it features a special dock just for iPods and iPhones. El ...

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August 31st, 2010

Hi Fi Choice 

HiFi Choice reviews IXOS XHA716

The big idea that has kept IXOS cables distinctive for some years is Gamma geometry, the way of interlacing 2 conductors with an insulating thread which is claimed to combine the good qualities of parallel and twisted pairs, without the drawbacks ...

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July 27th, 2010

What HiFI 

IXOS XHP420 POWER STATION - What HiFi Verdict - BEST ALL-ROUNDER

For those with high end kit, this IXOS Makes sense. In action, unwanted noise on the screen drops to a minimum, while motion is improved. The picture is sharpened and the skin tones look more natural. Black remains unchanged, but at £160, who ...

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March 25th, 2010

IXOS XHA716 - Gamma Geometry gives this interconnect rhythm and bounce

The big idea that has kept IXOS cables, such as the XHA716, distinctive for some years is Gamma Geometry. This is a way of interlacing two conductors with an insulating thread which is claimed to combine the good qualities of parallel and ...

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July 1st, 2007

What HiFI 

Xen XHT658 7.5m

“The priciest cable in this test is also the very best here. Instead of all-copper conductors, it uses silver-plated copper, and upgraded shielding. The result is a punchy, dynamic picture with excellent colour. Try it out!"

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February 1st, 2007

What HiFI 

IXOS XHT458 - 5 Stars

"Undoubtedly on of the smartest cables we have seen in many a moon, the IXOS is also a solid performer. It’s claimed to be capable of coping with 1080p video (currently rarer than a rare thing), but even with ‘lower quality’ 720p and 576p video ...

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February 1st, 2007

www.activehome.co.uk 

IXOS XHT658 - 4 Stars

"Compared with most other video interconnects, HDMI cables are smaller and easier to fit. However, the connectors are thinner and more care must be taken not to put any stress on the plug. It can sometimes be difficult to keep heavier leads in ...

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February 1st, 2007

www.activehome.co.uk 

IXOS XHT901 - 4 Stars

"This bright white cables thickness can make it difficult to route around your TV. The size is due to the fact that not only is each wire individually shielded, but the insulation is made by injecting nitrogen into the polyethylene used for this ...

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February 1st, 2007

www.activehome.co.uk 

IXOS XHV904 - 5 Stars

"The IXOS XHV904 comes as three separate cables, making it particularly easy to position at the back of your screen. Once there however, you may wish to use a cable tie to hold them in place. IXOS has actually plated the connectors with silver – ...

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November 1st, 2006

What HiFI 

IXOS XHT801 - 4 Stars

"This smart IXOS Scart cable looks stylish – and happily appearances aren’t deceptive. Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring is rendered clean and sharp, while every one of the impossibly idyllic Shire scenes are full of detail. It sounds ...

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August 1st, 2006

Hi Fi Choice 

IX1 Aptimus™ PC-OFC Gamma Geometry

“IXOS has been around as a cable brand for a few years now and its trademark Gamma Geometry has become a familiar sight. The essence of Gamma is that the two signal-conducting cores of the cable (be it interconnect or speaker cable) are twisted ...

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August 1st, 2006

Hi Fi Choice 

IX2 EVO™ Aptimus™ PC-OFC Gamma Geometry™

“This is IXOS’ top Gamma Geometry cable, the big brother of IX1. The two share many features, including proprietary Aptimus-coated conductors, and the geometry, but IX2 naturally differs in several ways from its cheaper stablemate. Most ...

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March 13th, 2006

AV Review 

XHT458 PC-OFC High Definition Interconnect

“We all know that high-def is the future, but it’s not just a matter of plugging any old digital interconnect into your HDTV and expecting the picture to be more crisp than a Walker’s bag of Salt & Vinegar. No siree, with the HDTV format ranging ...

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March 1st, 2006

Hi Fi World 

IX1B Aptimus™ PC-OFC Gamma Geometry

“IXOS has traditionally been associated with budget and audiophile speaker cables, where it has been an extremely strong performer. On looks alone this piece of wire is likely to sell well; from the superbly finished, glistening gold RCA phonos ...

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