News

  • Wed, 11/01/2017
    Chord Electronics has unveiled Poly, a network module which brings high-res wireless streaming, SD card and network music playback to its Mojo headphone amp and DAC, with both smartphone control and playback for £499.read more
  • Wed, 11/01/2017
    Those of you who grew up with a Dual CS505 will be pleased to see that the German turntable company has relaunched in the UK. Once the largest manufacturer of turntables in Europe, the brand enjoyed a reputation for class-leading products through the 1960s, 70s and 80s. For 2017 the brand is back in the UK with an initial offering of three new budget models.read more

How To

  • Thu, 22/12/2016
    It’s a nuisance that cables make so much difference and I can understand why some flatly refuse to accept that they do, it must make life a bit simpler. However, all it takes is a quick comparison in a reasonably revealing system and anyone can hear the inconvenient truth, a situation that is not limited to analogue cables either.read more

Latest Reviews

  • Mon, 16/01/2017
    Back in 2015 I spent several highly enjoyable months with a Naim NAP 250 DR and the experience left me keen to hear what the next power amp up in the catalogue could do. That model is the NAP 300 DR, the two amplifiers don’t look that different on paper, the 250 is specced to produce 80 Watts per channel and the 300 only 10 Watts more, it does produce 25% more transient power however (500VA versus 400VA). read more

Show Report

  • November, 2016
    Nestling in the Bavarian countryside, Hifi-bauernhof in Altusried is without doubt one of the most unusual audio dealers in the world. Once a thriving cattle farm, now owned by Dietmar Sutter who was born on the Allgäu estate, it boasts six studios... read more

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