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DiDiT DAC 212 SE

I’ve owned at least 20 DACs in the last couple of years or so. When I first heard about the DiDiT I actually discounted it as it uses the ESS Sabre 9018 chip and they have a reputation for being detailed but dull and life’s too short for dull HiFi. …

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Cymbiosis – First Contact

By Alex Colburn September saw the launch of Linn’s new DAC architecture “Katalyst” in their Klimax range of digital streamers amid a flurry of publicity. As a Klimax DSM (KDSM) owner, this caught my attention. Not being one to jump in with both feet on new technology, I sat back …

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A double REALREVIEW by experienced members Ian Russell and George Sallit

Lindemann Musicbook: 15DSD IAN RUSSELL – Product Reviewer The Lindemann Musicbook:15DSD  (RRP £3416 at time of review) is a CD player, DAC, pre amplifier and headphone amplifier in a single box. More information from: http://www.lindemann-audio.de/en/products/musicbook-series/digital-sources/musicbook15-dsd/summary/ Look and Feel The Musicbook: 15 is small (280mm width x 220mm depth x 65mm …

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WILSON AUDIO YVETTE

The latest floorstander from the doyen of high-end loudspeaker design combines technologies derived from Wilson’s top-end models in a more compact and affordable form Please see the PDF PRESS RELEASE To download HI-RES IMAGES click HERE PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS The most advanced and musically refined single-enclosure speaker in Wilson Audio’s illustrious history Slots in between …

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Next-generation Hugo 2 revolutionises Chord Electronics’ game-changing debut portable DAC/amp

Hugo 2 adds new features, state-of-the-art performance, plus an all-new chassis design  5th January 2017, CES, Las Vegas: Chord Electronics has unveiled Hugo 2, a dramatically redesigned version of its legendary portable DAC, featuring all-new casework, flexible new features, plus next-generation technical and sonic performance (£1,800)   Three years ago …

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