imgAnaheim, CA (January 28, 2013)—The editorial staffs of Pro Audio Review and Pro Sound News magazines are proud to present the 2013 NAMM Show’s ProSoundNetwork Best of Show Awards in Anaheim, California. The 20 2013 NAMM Show-debuted products cited below are now officially recognized as Best of Show Award winners.

During each of the major conventions and trade shows, the editors of PAR and PSN, with assistance from the editors of sister titles Audio Media and Mix, comb the exhibit halls for new and noteworthy products. Gear and software that show particular merit are singled out for the ProSoundNetwork Best of Show Awards. All products debuting at a given event are eligible.

The winners are:

Aphex USB 500 Rack |

Behringer X32 Series |

Bettermaker EQ 502P 500 Series EQ |

Crown USBX Wireless Controller |

DPA Microphones d:facto II |

Electro-Voice ZLX Portable PA |

Focusrite 18i20 USB 2.0 Audio Interface |

JBL M2 Master Reference Monitor |

M-Audio M3-8 Studio Reference Monitor |

MXL Microphones CR89 Large Diaphragm Condenser |

Nevaton MC50-QUAD Microphone |

PreSonus Sceptre S6 & S8 Studio Monitor |

Radial Engineering PreMax 500 Series Channel Strip |

Rupert Neve Designs 542 Tape Emulator for 500 Series |

Shure GLX-D Digital Wireless Systems |

Sonnet Technologies Echo Express Pro Thunderbolt-enabled PCIe Expansion Chassis |

Soundtracs DiGiGrid Networking I/O Systems |

Universal Audio API 500 Series EQ Plug-in Collection |

Waves Manny Marroquin Signature Series Collection |