Audioquest

Bristol Sound & Vision 2018: AKG, Creek, EPOS, Rega, ELAC, Exposure, Audioquest, Focal, Wilson Benesch and Best in Show

In which I listen to two of my favourite headphones of the show, the AKG K812 and the Focal Clear, do a power demo and

Acoustica show 2018 impressions: some speakers are magic

The Acoustica Audio Show is an small audio show that Geoff Coleman of Acoustica has been putting on for the last 5 years. It attracts

Campfire Audio Cascade Review – Substance with style

Pros:  Solid metal construction, stellar bass, outstanding physical texture to the sound, big sound, musical but balanced tuning, emotive midrange, crisp treble Cons: Bass will be too

Empire Ears Athena review – the goddess of Olympus

Pros: Impeccable build quality, balanced but musical tuning, incredible sense of smoothness, good note weight, fantastic midrange, good clarity Cons: May lack air in the treble for

Astell & Kern AK70 mkII review

We don’t give pet names to all products passing through our test rooms, so the fact the original AK70 has the adopted name “Misty” (after

Cyrus soundKey review

Verdict The soundKey can turn your mobile listening into an authentically high-fidelity experience For Clean, open sound Loaded with detail Compact and unobtrusive Against Attaching

Primephonic Streaming review

When we heard Primephonic was launching a classical-only streaming service to complement its excellent download site, we had high hopes. Its five-star download site provides a superb

The Top 20 Best Portable Bluetooth Speakers of 2017

Here are the top 20 best portable bluetooth speakers of 2017 that are simply outstanding in terms of audio performance, portability and overall design. They

SCHIIT FULLA 2 Review: Give your laptop audio a kick up the ass

Good: Great design. Supremely easy-to-use. Versatile and deep range of connections. Crisp sound. Good price point. Bad: Slightly confusing input/output icons. Let’s get one thing

Audeze iSINE10 Earphones Review : In more ways than one, the iSINE is the start of something new

Pros Exceptional sound quality Good Lightning implementation Comfortable and well specified Cons Can be a little ruthless Looks won’t be to everyone’s taste Not hugely

Meridian Explorer 2 review

It’s unlikely that many budget DACs (digital-to-analogue converters) will suffer from enochlophobia (the fear of getting lost in a crowd). Of late, the likes of

AudioQuest DragonFly Red review

When the original DragonFly flew into our testing rooms back in 2012, it was a breath of fresh air. A DAC and headphone amp disguised

Audioquest DragonFly Black review

Verdict With improved sound and a tempting price tag, this is the best DragonFly yet For Clear, dynamic sound Decent detail Compatible with smartphones and

Audioquest JitterBug review

Verdict It might not look like much, but this affordable USB upgrade is well worth investigating For Affordable Improves clarity, insight, dynamics Encourages a weightier,

Audioquest Nighthawk review

Our Verdict  It’s a smooth listen, but not a rounded one. Could do with more bite For (+) Innovative and stylish design Smooth, weighty, dynamic