Audio-gd R2R 11

Audio-gd R2R 11 announced

Not too long ago I had the privilege of announcing the new Audio-gd R2R 7 flagship resistor ladder DAC. I’ve long enjoyed the sound from these kinds of DACs, but never thought I’d be able...

TheBit AudioOpus Opus #3

The Bit Opus #3 Quick Review

If there is a country that has become famous for DAPs – portable Digital Audio Players, then it would be Korea. Iriver blew up the market starting with the AK100, and now the SP1000...

Schiit Audio just announced a Turntable, the Sol

A few hours ago Mike Moffat and Jason Stoddard announced their new turntable, the Sol, at the Schittr.  The turntable will have a belt drive, aluminium plinth and uni-pivot arm. The whole story, mostly...

FiiO X7II announced

FiiO recently announced the latest version of their Android-based music player. The X7II is not only more attractive, clearly taking styling cues from Astell&Kern, but includes a number of improvements that improve performance and...

FiiO X7 Review

FiiO’s announcement of the X7 II means that a lot of the original generation FiiO X7 will be easy to find for cheap. While a bit slow, the build quality is excellent and it...

Audio-gd R2R 7 DAC Preview

The new Audio-gd R2R 7 is the first flagship DAC from this well-known Chinese manufacturer to not use an off-the-shelf digital-to-analog converter chip. For the last decade or so, Audio-gd used the famous PCM1704...