Gear Guide

AAW Aoraki
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AAW Aoraki Review

The AAW Aoraki is a new in-house IEM cable design consisting of a 24AWG monocrystalline silver/gold/palladium conductor with pure platinum core, UPOCC cast. It is priced at $699. Disclaimer: The AAW Aoraki sen...
Topping D10s
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Topping D10s Review

The Topping D10s an entry-level DAC featuring an ES9038Q2M DAC chip and PCM384kHz/32bit and DSD256(Native) decoding. It is priced at $99. Disclaimer: The Topping D10s sent to us is a sample in exchange for our...
Hifiman R2R2000
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Hifiman R2R2000 Review

The Hifiman R2R2000 is a Hi-Res Bluetooth receiver using a dual PCM1704K R2R, (Black) and a PCM1702 R2R, (Red) DAC. It is priced at $2500 for the Black and $999 for the Red version. Disclaimer: The Hifiman R2R...
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SMSL M200 Review

The SMSL M200 is a desktop pure DAC featuring an AKM AK4497EQ chipset, LDAC Bluetooth, and a fully balanced analog output. It is priced at $289.99. Disclaimer: The SMSL M200 sent to us for this review is a sam...
FiiO FA9
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FiiO FA9 Review

The FiiO FA9 is the company's brand new flagship monitor featuring 6 BA drivers per side and unique switchable sound signatures. It is currently priced at $499.99. Disclaimer: The FiiO FA9 sent to us is a samp...