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Shanling M5s
8.5
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Shanling M5s Review

The Shanling M5s is the new upgraded M5 digital media player and represents their current flagship player in their line-up. It is priced at $429. Disclaimer: The Shanling M5s sent to us is a sample in exchange...
Cayin N8
9.4
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Cayin N8 Review

The Cayin N8 is a money no-object flagship Digital Media Player with a Korg Nutube at the heart of its sound signature. It is priced at $3299 in the US. Disclaimer: The Cayin N8 was sent to on loan and will be...
iBasso DX120
8.5
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iBasso DX120 Review

The iBasso DX120 is a brand new mid-fi pocket-friendly reference DAP featuring a touchscreen and balanced output features. It is priced at $399. Disclaimer: The iBasso DX120 was sent to us a sample in exchange...
FiiO BTR3
7.1
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FiiO BTR3 Review

The FiiO BTR3 is an enhanced version of the BTR1 including support for aptX, aptX-HD and LDAC and can be attached to any 3.5mm jack. It is priced at $69.99 Disclaimer: The FiiO BTR3 was sent to us a sample in ...
Colorfly U8
8.5
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Colorfly U8 Review

The Colorfly U8 is a new flagship-level digital audio player or DAP from Colorfly, the creators of the C4 Pro many years ago. The U8 is priced at $1089. Disclaimer: The Colorfly U8 was sent to us in exchange f...
Stoner Acoustics UDX
9.1
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Stoner Acoustics UDX DAC Review

The Stoner Acoustics UDX is a brand new desktop DAC priced at $330. It uses both single-ended and balanced outputs and also USB-OTG Support. Disclaimer: The Stoner Acoustics UDX was sent to us in exchange for ...
Cayin N8 Playback screen

Cayin N8 – First Contact

Disclaimer: The Cayin N8 digital media player was sent to us as a loan item and will be returned after this First Contact feature and subsequent review. Many thanks to Cayin for giving us this opportunity. For...
Chord Qutest
8.7
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Chord Qutest Review

Disclaimer: The Chord Qutest sent to us is a sample in exchange for our honest opinion. We thank the team at Chord Electronics for giving us this opportunity. The Chord proposition has been a compelling pitc...
FiiO M3K
7.3
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FiiO M3K Review

The FiiO M3K is the latest generation of entry-level digital audio players and is priced at just $69.99 making it FiiO's cheapest DAP out today. Disclaimer: The FiiO M3K sent to us is a sample in exchange for ...
Earsonics Birdy
8
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Earsonics Birdy Review

The Earsonics Birdy is a tiny little high fidelity Bluetooth earphone adapter priced at $290 that converts any IEM into a wireless earphone. Disclaimer: The Earsonics Birdy was sent to us a sample in exchange ...
Colorfly U8

Colorfly U8 | First Contact

The Colorfly U8 DAP gets the First Contact treatment in our new video with a short walk through and initial impressions. The U8 is priced at $1199. Disclaimer: The Colorfly U8 was sent to us in exchange for ou...
FiiO M7
8
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FiiO M7 Review

The FiiO M7 is the company's latest consumer line digital media player and is priced at $199.99. Disclaimer: The FiiO M7 sent to us for the purposes of this review is a sample and does not have to be returned....
SMSL DP3
8.7
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SMSL DP3 Review

The SMSL DP3 is a feature-packed desktop wireless streamer, amplifier and DAC priced at $278.99. Disclaimer: The SMSL DP3 sent to us for the purposes of this review is a sample and does not have to be returned...
Hidizs AP80
7.9
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Hidizs AP80 Review

The Hidizs AP80 is a brand new entry-level DAP priced at a very competitive $115. This is a very small sized DAP designed to compete with the Shanling M0. Disclaimer: The Hidizs AP80 sent to us for the purpose...
Xduoo X3II
8
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XDuoo X3II Review

The Xduoo X3II is a feature-packed entry-level digital media player priced at $119. It boasts of DSD playback, BT, USB DAC, and OTG capability. Disclaimer: The Xduoo X3II was sent to me for the purposes of thi...
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...