• Thu, 01/10/2015
    Noble Audio is launching a stunning new aluminium-chassis, 10-driver IEM: the Kaiser 10U aluminium (£999) earphones. This universal-fit IEM uses Noble’s 10-driver flagship configuration, as found in its top-performing IEMs and CIEMs. The K10U aluminium replaces the existing K10U and offers discerning music lovers a new design featuring a previously unused more
  • Wed, 30/09/2015
    Naim announced today, that following an extensive beta test, it will release firmware updates on October 6th enabling TIDAL lossless streaming together with a host of other new features and improvements on its network players. Streamer Firmware Version 4.3 will enable native support for TIDAL on Naim’s all-in-one players, network players and streaming more

How To

  • Tue, 15/09/2015
    Pete Thomas’ house by the sea, his pied a mer, recently featured in the Sunday Times Homes supplement, it was selected for the quality of its restoration, but that’s not what drew me to the seaside earlier in the more

Latest Reviews

  • Fri, 02/10/2015
    Dan Clark’s mission in founding MrSpeakers was to make innovative headphones that offer genuine audiophile-grade performance and premium build quality at a variety of price points, all representing the very best value for money. read more

Show Report

  • September, 2015
    Roksan Oxygene 30 turntableDetails were still a bit scant at the show but the beautiful new Oxygene series turntable is apparently quite different from previous Roksan designs. The motor has a complete new housing and the platter and arm are... read more


  • Tue, 23/06/2015
    For the purpose of gaining some insight into the Ayre QB-9DSD DAC I asked company president Charles Hansen a few apparently innocuous questions. I was therefore surprised to receive the following response, which makes fascinating reading. Especially for fans of DSD.   JK: Is there any benefit in 2x, 4x or greater upsampling of DSD and if so is this something you will offer as an upgrade?