Sunday, February 27, 2011

Great Father's Day Gift Ideas From McIntosh Laboratory

For those Fathers that appreciate the finer things in life, like the elegance of a world-class automobile, the richness of a top-notch cigar, or an exquisitely crafted Swiss watch, why not reward Dad's great taste with the gift of an extraordinary music listening experience.McIntosh Laboratory has been handcrafting its world-renowned luxury audio components in Binghamton, NY for over 60 years, and each component is truly an investment in musical passion.Below are Father’s Day gift suggestions from McIntosh Laboratory…MANHATTAN Collection: Integrated Audio SystemConveniently designed for “plug and play” ease of use, the McIntosh MANHATTAN Collection is an integrated tabletop audio system that provides discerning music lovers with a stylish yet compact solution for enjoying legendary McIntosh performance. It’s ideal for the office and anyone with limited space who still wants to enjoy a world-class music listening experience. The MANHATTAN Collection combines a high-performance 75-watt-per-channel amplifier with a vacuum tube preamplifier, state-of-the-art CD/SACD/MP3 player, AM/FM/RBDS tuner and powerful two-way bass reflex loudspeaker system.SOHO I Collection: Ultimate Quality Music Listening, with a Vinyl Touch!The McIntosh SOHO I collection is an ultimate-quality 2-channel Hi-Fi system with a McIntosh MCD301 SACD/CD player and elegant MT10 turntable, plus a special AM/FM/HD tuner, power conditioner, integrated amplifier and two ultimate-quality XR200 speakers. The turntable will not only evoke Dad’s nostalgic memories, but he’ll finally be able to hear his records the way the artists truly intended them to be heard, with unmatched high-fidelity excellence. The McIntosh M10 turntable features classic McIntosh glass front-panel cosmetics, no-compromise build materials and meticulous engineering for a unique, ready-to-play LP solution. And for added audio romance, the light green tinted platter glows while in use!MCLK12 Wall Clock: It’s McIntosh Time!Discerning Dads will be able to show off their passion for great sounding music and McIntosh all at once with the MCLK12 Wall Clock. Designed to either hang on the wall or to fit in an equipment rack, the McIntosh MCLK12 features illuminated digital meters for hours and minutes, harkening back to the iconic “McIntosh Blue” LED watt meters prominent on the company’s renowned home entertainment components.Finally, give Dad the download with the new McIntosh Laboratory AP1 Audio Player iPhone/iPad/iTouch App, which lets iPhone, iPad, and iTouch users enjoy an iconic McIntosh experience anywhere, anytime. Available now at the iTunes Store, the new App allows users to select tracks, artists, play lists and albums, as well as enjoy a backdrop that features the legendary “McIntosh Blue” watt.