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dCS Bartók DAC Review

One of the most important high end streaming DACs of this generation gets an in-depth StereoNET review.

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AURALiC Altair G1 Streaming DAC Preamplifier Review

David Price lives the stream with this compact, affordable and stylish network music player and DAC…

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Audiolab M-DAC Nano DAC/Headphone Amplifier Review

David Price gets out and about with this dinky little portable wireless DAC/headphone amplifier…

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iFi Audio hip-dac Portable DAC/Headphone Amplifier Review

David Price meets a seriously impressive new travelling companion…

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NAD Electronics C 658 BluOS Streaming DAC Review

With the C 658 BluOS Streaming DAC, NAD is back playing to its traditional strengths, thinks Andrew Baker…

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Chord Electronics Qutest DAC Review

Could Chord Electronics' Qutest DAC be the screaming bargain in a market offering DACs often commanding the price of a motor vehicle? We take a closer look and answer that question.

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Consonance Don Curzio DSD DAC Review

One of the HiFi manufacturing success stories to come out of China, Opera Audio and their Consonance brand have earned a reputation for delivering high quality products at very affordable pricing.

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Kingrex UD384 DAC and U-Power Battery Review

Kingrex Technology, based in Taipei, China, has been making high quality, budget-minded audio products for almost 10 years. The subject of this review is their flagship DAC, the UD384 ($590 RRP) released in 2012.

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Chord Electronics Hugo TT Headphone Amp/DAC Review

The Hugo TT has been eagerly anticipated by fans of Chord since its announcement, myself included. So we seized the opportunity to review the big brother of the original and very highly regarded Hugo.

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AURALiC VEGA DAC Review

AURALiC released the VEGA Digital Audio Processor ($4,499) to a growing crowd of enamoured followers back in 2013. It is the second DAC developed by AURALiC.

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Rega DAC-R Review

If you mention the brand name “Rega” to audiophiles and music lovers around the world, most will immediately recognise it. Nearly everyone has owned, heard or at least seen a Rega Planar turntable at some point in time.

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Chord Electronics Hugo Headphone Amp DAC Review

Chord's Hugo headphone amplifier and DAC has made waves in head-fi circles around the globe. We took a closer look to understand just what it is that makes it so special.

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Hegel HD25 DAC Review

The HD25 from Norwegian AV manufacturer Hegel, is the brand’s flagship Digital-to-Analogue Convertor (DAC), or ‘Digital Hub’ in their words. StereoNET takes a closer look at the HD25.

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