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RME ADI-2 DAC
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RME ADI-2 DAC Review

The RME ADI-2 DAC is a slimmed-down and more audiophile orientated version of the award-winning RME ADI-2 Pro from 2016. It is priced at 999 Euros. Disclaimer: The RME ADI-2 DAC was patiently lent to me by the...
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Hidizs DH1000 Review

The Hidizs DH1000 is a brand new slimline portable amp and DAC soon to be launched via crowdsourcing and retails for around $199. Disclaimer: The Hidizs DH1000 sent to us is a sample in exchange for our honest...
Speakertec
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Speakertec Kitty Review

Speakertec is a brand new company, at least in terms of audiophile years and timescale, that is based out of Berkshire, England. Not too long ago, their CEO had sent me a really interesting portable DAC/AMP. N...
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FiiO Q1 Mark II Review

It has always been FiiO's legacy and their building blocks to have a solid line-up of budget amps or amp/DAC. From the E07k to the E11 and more recently the Q1 and A5 in 2015 there has always been a strong comp...
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The Hugo 2 By Chord Electronics

Has it been 3 years already since the launch of the original Chord Hugo DAC/Amp? Time flies I guess in this hobby yet the Hugo is still hugely relevant and massively respected by many an audiophile as one of th...
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The UDP-205 By Oppo

There truly is no doubting that Oppo's recent investments and promises had cleaved the HiFi world in twain. Not long ago, they released the HA-1 DAC and Amp combo, which by rights was an incredible machine, as ...
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The uDSD By NuPrime Audio

The NuPrime uDSD was actually launched a while ago so my apologies for getting this one out a bit later than I expected. That being said, for those looking for a compact DAC/Amp solution, this is exactly the k...
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The i1 By FiiO

After having owned and loved many other FiiO products before due to their outstanding sonic value per dollar, it looks like they are at it again with the i1. What we have here is FiiO's first Apple MFi certifi...
RHA Dacamp L1
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The Dacamp L1 By RHA

The Dacamp L1 was released at the same time as the CL1 and CL750 and represents part of the second generation of audiophile products launched by RHA towards the end of 2017/start of 2017. It is the first DAC/a...
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The Sonica DAC By Oppo

It is next to impossible to find a source desktop or even portable unit with a Sabre ES9038PRO DAC chip inside right now for less than $1000. There are a few reasons for that. The price of the chip is still ve...
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The Spectra DAC/Amp By nextDrive

I like Kawaii stuff. I'm a 31-year-old man and proud of it. When I first opened this Spectra's box and realized just how small it was, I truly did not expect the product could possibly sound as nice as it does....
Oppo HA-2SE
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The HA-2SE By Oppo

Oppo Digital nailed it for me in terms of form factor and pricing for the original HA-2 DAC/Amp combo back when we reviewed it in April 2015.  Its slim profile was a perfect match for smartphone users to strap ...
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The DAC3 HGC by Benchmark Media

After having reviewed the breathtaking professional DAC/amp surprise hit RME ADI-2 Pro and the also spectacular Lake People Reference Series, it is time to see how an actual hifi consumer device compares to ref...