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Home Theater Geeks

November 2012  It's All in Your Head


Lorr Kramer of Smyth Research is interviewed by Scott Wilkinson.
 
Articles

Sound on Sound

July 2013  Virtual Speaker Monitoring System



hometheaterreview.com

February 2013  Smyth Research Realiser A8 Headphone Audio Processor Reviewed



Positive Feedback



December 2012  Writer's Choice Award




EnjoyTheMusic.com

October 2012  Summertime savior plus the Smyth Realiser A8




Positive Feedback

September/October 2012  Smyth Research Realiser A8


"In all my experiences as an audiophile, I've never encountered as significant an advance in audio reproduction as Smyth Research's Realiser A8 and its SVS processing."



EnjoyTheMusic.com

March 2012  AXPONA 2012 Show Report



Confessions of a Part-Time Audiophile

March 2012  AXPONA 2012: Smyth Research’s Realiser



Stereophile

March 2012  Smyth Research Recreates Audio Nirvana



Stereophile

February 2012  Headphone Heaven at Audio High



Cinema Audio Society Quarterly

Fall 2011  Virtual Mixing with the A8 Realiser


"...mind numbingly accurate...."



Soundstage! Xperience

September 2011  Smyth Research Realiser A8 Audio Processor


"The Realiser is a groundbreaking piece of equipment that must be heard. It’s like no other audio component out there, and it does everything Smyth Research says it does."



Stereophile

April 2011  AXPONA Atlanta



Confessions of a Part-Time Audiophile

February 2011  It Will Blow Your Mind: a Date with the Smyth Realiser


"...the best thing I've heard in audio all year."



EnjoytheMusic.com

January 2011  Product of the Year


"...an advancement that may completely change how we listen to music and watch video...."



Stereophile

November 2010  Music in the Round


"Multichannel recordings were so compelling that I periodically had to remove the 'phones just to convince myself that they were the actual source of this wonderful illusion."



EnjoytheMusic.com

September 2010  Headphone Potential Realised


"So how well does the unit work? In a word, outstanding!!!"



UltimateAVmag.com

August 2010  Smyth Research Realiser A8 Headphone Surround Simulator


"...it really knocked my socks off."



Audiophiliac

July 2010  Smyth Realiser A8: Perfect surround sound over headphones


"When I heard the Realiser A8 do surround for the first time, I whipped the headphones off in disbelief. Wow!"



Widescreen Review


October 2009  A Revolutionary Virtual Surround Headphone Technology: Stephen Smyth On Smyth Virtual Surround (subscription required)




AVguide.com


April 2009  The Smyth Realiser A-8 or How I Learned to Love Virtualization


"The result is a virtualization of an existing listening system complete with room cues and acoustics unlike anything Ive experienced in audio."


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Posted by: Neil Gader

 


AES Technical Paper


April 2008  Smyth SVS Headphone Surround Monitoring for Studios

 

presented at the 23rd Audio Engineering Society UK Conference 2008
by Mike Smyth and Stephen Smyth


May 2008  Stereomojo Special Report, CanJam 2008

"This unimposing box houses some extreme technology and a breakthrough in surround sound listening via headphones. It is not some gimmicky manipulation of phase to simulate 5.1 surround, it is a totally new concept and process, and I can tell you, hello, it works."

Barry Rudolph

Engineering/Production

October 2006  Smyth Virtual Surround technology

"I found the system completely 'fooled' me ... I would be hard pressed to tell any differences. The sound in the phones was just like the sound of the speakers."


Barry Rudolph is an L.A.-based recording engineer, barryrudolph.com

  

Widescreen Review

September 2004  Widescreen Review Issue 88 (subscription required)

"...I am convinced that this revolutionary technology will significantly transform headphone listening into a holosonic spherical surround experience limited only by the fidelity and spatial realism obtainable with real in-room home theatre and surround music system....

...I am just totally overwhelmed by this technology...."


Cover story by Gary Reber, Editor-In-Chief
   

Forums

Head-Fi Forum  Long awaited Smyth SVS Realiser NOW AVAILABLE FOR PURCHASE

"Doing the SVS demo and knowing immediately that all of those great things I had read about the Smyth system and technology were more true than I could have imagined!" Wmcmanus, 05-11-2009
  Head-Fi forum  Smyth Virtual Surround Technology for Headphones

"Smyth Research's Smyth Virtual Surround Technology really stole the show for me at CanJam" ... Edwood, 05-06-2008
           
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