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iBasso DX150
8.7
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iBasso DX150 Review

The iBasso DX150 is the latest mid-fi digital media player from this Chinese manufacturer. Priced at $499 it is aimed at the mid-fi portable audio fan. Disclaimer: The iBasso DX150 was sent to us a sample in e...
Shanling M0
8.4
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Shanling M0 Review

The Shanling M0 is a new ultra-portable touchscreen digital media player price at a very budget-friendly $109. Disclaimer: The Shanling M0 was sent to us a sample in exchange for our honest opinion and does no...
Xduoo D3
7.2
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Xduoo Nano D3 Review

The Xduoo D3 is a pocket-sized digital media player priced at just $79.99. It is packed with a ton of features including the ability to pay DSD256. Disclaimer: The Xduoo Nano D3 was sent to me for the purposes...
R3
8.6
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HiBy Music R3 Review

The HiBy Music R3 digital media player comes hot on the heels of the successful launch of the flagship R6. It is priced at $229 Disclaimer: This unit of the HiBy Music R3 is an engineering or prototype sample ...
QP2R
7.3
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Questyle QP2R Review

Questyle QP2R is the next generation of their current mode implemented digital media players and builds on the success of the QP1R. It retails for $1299 Disclaimer: The Questyle QP2R was sent to us is a loan s...
AP60
7.7
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Hidizs AP60 II Review

The AP60 II is a second-gen entry-level digital media player from Hidizs. It showcases a number of improvements over the original. It is priced at 119. Disclaimer: The Hidizs AP60 II sent to us are samples in ...
Explorer
5.7
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Echobox Explorer Review

The Echobox Explorer is a unique looking and beautifully finished wood encased digital media player featuring Android and is selling for $599. Disclaimer: The Echobox Explorer sent to us is a sample in exchang...
X3 Mark III
7.1
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FiiO X3 Mark III Review

The FiiO X3 Mark III or the X3iii is the latest generation of their mid-fi digital media player. It uses a scroll wheel non-touch Linux OS. It is priced at $199.99 Disclaimer: The FiiO X3 Mark III sent to us i...
N5ii
8.4
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Cayin N5ii Review

The Cayin N5ii is the third generation of the N-Series digital media player stretching back to the N6 and N5. The SRP price is $369. Disclaimer: The Cayin N5ii sent to us is a sample in exchange for our honest...
AR-M2
7.7
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Acoustic Research AR-M2 Review

The Acoustic Research AR-M2 is a new Hi-Res Android-based digital media player with a UK price of £899 or $999 in the US. Disclaimer: The Acoustic Research AR-M2 sent to us is a sample in exchange for our hone...
C10
8.2
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Colorfly C10 Review

The Colorfly C10 is a robust yet attractive mid-range digital media player with an accent of wood and retro volume slider priced at $299 SRP. Disclaimer: The Colorfly C10 was sent to us in exchange for our hon...
R6
9
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HiBy R6 Review

The HiBy R6 is their debut digital media player featuring a stainless steel housing, Oreo 8 and wireless connectivity. It is priced at $649. Disclaimer: The HiBy R6 was sent to us a sample in exchange for our ...
Shanling M2s
0

The M2s By Shanling

It is just over a year since we covered the Shanling M5, a DAP I much admired for its adherence to all the finer qualities of the AK4490 with a warm to neutral presentation and cracking vocal presentation. It ...
0

The AMP3 by iBasso

The AMP3 from iBasso is now the 3rd proprietary amp card for their flagship DX200 DAP. Priced at $199 it is no throwaway accessory and double the price of the FiiO equivalent amps for their X7 and X7 mark 2. T...
Shozyalienplustitle
0

The Alien+ By Shozy

An LCD screen. It is perhaps inevitable that the one distinctive "lack of feature" on one of my favorite budget DAPs, the Shozy Alien, has now been done away with by actually adding it into the newly launched A...
0

The X7 Mark II By FiiO

Given the rapid development of DAPs in the last 2 years, it is totally unsurprising to see FiiO launch a revised edition of their original and very successful X7 flagship DAP which launched in late 2015. FiiO h...
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The AP200 By Hidizs

Time seems to run faster in Audiophile years. Products come and go, market values swing vividly in either direction from season to season and headphone driver popularity is ever wavering. Such is now the case ...
Bestyet
0

The DX200 By iBasso

iBasso celebrated their 10th anniversary very recently and the launch of the feature packed DX200 has been timed to coincide with that landmark moment. Those of you who remember the DX100 had been waiting pati...
Titleopus3no1
0

The OPUS#3 By The Bit

Three is greater than one but less than two. Or so it is according to Korean DAP specialists, The BIT. This counting conundrum caught me out by surprise when I met the team earlier this year in CanJam Singapor...
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The AP60 By Hidizs

There isn't a whole lot going with credible DAPs sub $100 these days. Outside of the M3 from FiiO, you have, well, ...FiiO at $99. Everything else in-between is a mixture of legacy used gear like the venerable...